Engineer, Central School Lille, France, 1968. Engineer, Construction Advanced Studies Center, Paris, 1969. Doctor, University Lille, 1972.
Research and development engineer Ponts et chaussées, Lille, 1973-1978. Engineer Grands Travaux de Marseille, Paris, 1978-1981. Research and development engineer Electricite de France, Fontainebleau, France, 1981-2001, Moret/Loing, France, since 2001.
Associate professor University Bordeaux, France.
Member French Society Acoustics, French Geotechnical Association.
Married Mireille Herbeaux, April 30, 1974. Children: Isabelle, Juliette.