September 2015: Lavaysse (2015) in Nature Climate Change
Short CV (detailed here)
Present : Grantholder (seasonal and sub-seasonal forecastings of extreme events) at the European Commission, Ispra (IT), coll. with ECMWF, Reading (UK)
2013 : Visiting scientist (Dust impact on MCS over West Africa) at MMM-NCAR , Boulder (CO), USA and LATMOS, Paris, France
2012 : Research Associate (Surface - Atmosphere interactions) at McGill University, and Environment Canada, Montreal, Canada
2009 : Postdoctoral position (Statistical and Numerical downscaling methods) at LMD, Palaiseau, France
2008 : Postdoctoral position (West African Heat Low) at LATMOS, Paris, France
2006 : PhD in Atmospheric Sciences (West African Monsoon) at LTHE, Grenoble, France
2002 : MSc in Atmospheric Physic and Chemistry , Grenoble and Clermont Ferrand, France
2000 : BSc in Physics , Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France
Research interests :
Ensemble forecasting system.
Tropical mesoscale convective systems (MCS) and their environments (synoptic and local conditions).
Statistical and numerical downscaling methods.
Present research :
Statistical forecasting of drought events using Ensemble system provided by ECMWF.