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Scientific Specialities

Scientific Specialities

There are many varying scientific specialities. Browse our list below to find out more!


Aeronomy

Aeronomy

Study of the impact of solar radiation on the upper layers of the atmosphere of the Earth, and on ot..

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Astrophysics

Astrophysics

Physics of the formation and evolution of the planets, stars, galaxies, interstellar and intergalact..

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Bioclimatology

Bioclimatology

Analysis of the interaction between climatic zones and ecosystems. Study of the global climate’..

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Botany

Botany

Analysis and classification of plants.Using sunlight, plants produce oxygen and absorb carbon dioxid..

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Climatology

Climatology

Analysis of the atmosphere’s long-term average meteorological conditions.Study of the greenhouse eff..

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Demography

Demography

Study of human populations: age, fertility, mortality, migrations and cultures.Allows to anticipate ..

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Edaphology

Edaphology

Physical and chemical study of soils as the plants habitat.Analysis of the grounds composition (acid..

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Electromagnetism

Electromagnetism

Electromagnetism is a branch of physics that studies the interaction between electricity and magneti..

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Ethology

Ethology

Study of animals’ behaviours and adaptation strategies.Understanding of their reproduction, communic..

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Genetics

Genetics

Study of genes and heredity of living organisms (plants, bacteria, animals, humans).Heredi..

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Geochemistry

Geochemistry

Chemistry of the Earth crust and seabed.Study of the cycles through which chemical elements circulat..

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Geochronology

Geochronology

Science of dating and determining the calendar of events in the history of Earth using methods such ..

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Geocryology

Geocryology

Study of the composition and properties of frozen rocks, soil and ground, including the modelling of..

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Geology

Geology

Study of the evolution, composition and distribution of the Earth’s crust which is made of rocks, mi..

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Geomagnetism

Geomagnetism

Analysis of our planet’s magnetic phenomena.Understanding of the Earth’s magnetic shield and poles.S..

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Glaciochemistry

Glaciochemistry

It is snow and ice chemistry. The analysis of impurities contained in the snow and ice of the polar ..

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Glaciology

Glaciology

Glaciology is the study of the cryosphere. Analysis of all the ice and snow on planet Earth. Underst..

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Glaciomorphology

Glaciomorphology

Study of the different types and forms of glaciers. Analysis of how weather (temperature and wind) a..

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Glaciotectonic

Glaciotectonic

Study of changes to tectonic plates under the pressure of the glaciers. Analysis of distortion and e..

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Glaciovolcanology

Glaciovolcanology

Analysis of volcanic eruptions, magmas and lavas of the glacial and periglacial regions. Research on..

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