Léo Martin

Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Geosciences
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Phone +47 228 57 869
Room 407
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Permafrost hydrology and dynamics, numerical modelling
  • Continental Palaeoclimatology based on palaeoglaciers and palaeolakes
  • Cosmic Ray Exposure dating ( 10Be, 3He)



  • 2016-2018   Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Geosciences, University of Oslo
  • 2015-2016   Assistant Lecturer, ENSG, Université de Lorraine
  • 2012-2015   PhD student, CRPG-CNRS, Université de Lorraine

At the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Géologie, Université de Lorraine:

  • 2015-2016   Assistant Lecturer: Geomorphology, Geochemistry, Field Geology (Sedimentary and Magmatism) • 96h
  • 2012-2015   Teaching Assistant:Geomorphology, Geochemistry, Field Geology (Sedimentary) • 64h per year
Tags: Permafrost, Cryosphere, Geomorphology, Paleoclimate, Hydrology, Geochronology


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Martin, L. C. P., Nitzbon, J., Aas, K. S., Etzelmüller, B., Kristiansen, H. and Westermann, S.: Stability Conditions of Peat Plateaus and Palsas in Northern Norway, J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surf., 1–15, doi:10.1029/2018JF004945, 2019.

Aas, K. S., Martin, L. C. P., Nitzbon, J., Langer, M., Boike, J., Lee, H., Berntsen, T. K. and Westermann, S.: Thaw processes in ice-rich permafrost landscapes represented with laterally coupled tiles in a land surface model, Cryosph., 13(2), 591–609, doi:10.5194/tc-13-591-2019, 2019.

Nitzbon, J., Langer, M., Westermann, S., Martin, L. C. P., Aas, K. S., & Boike, J. (2019). Pathways of ice-wedge degradation in polygonal tundra under different hydrological conditions. The Cryosphere, 13(4), 1089–1123. https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-1089-2019

Charreau, J., Blard, P., Zumaque, J., Martin, L. C. P., Delobel, T., & Szafran, L. (2019). BASINGA: a cell‐by‐cell GIS toolbox for computing BASIN averaGe scaling factors, cosmogenic production rates and denudation rAtes. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, esp.4649. https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.4649

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Martin, L. C. P., Blard, P.-H., Lavé, J., Condom, T., Prémaillon, M., Jomelli, V., Brunstein, D., Lupker, M., Charreau, J., Mariotti, V., Tibari, B. and Davy, E.: Lake Tauca highstand (Heinrich Stadial 1a) driven by a southward shift of the Bolivian High, Sci. Adv., 4(8), eaar2514, doi:10.1126/sciadv.aar2514, 2018.

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Jomelli, V., Martin, L.C.P., Blard, P.H., Favier, V., Vuillé, M., and Ceballos, J.L., 2017, Revisiting the andean tropical glacier behavior during the Antarctic cold reversal: Cuadernos de Investigación Geográfica, v. 43, no. 2, p. 629, doi: 10.18172/cig.3201.

Martin, L.C.P., Blard, P.-H., Balco, G., Lave, J., Delunel, R., Lifton, N., 2017. The CREp program and the ICE-D production rate calibration database: a fully parametrizable and updated online tool to compute exposure ages from cosmogenic 3He and 10Be. Quat. Geochronol. 38, 25-49. doi.org/10.1016/j.quageo.2016.11.006

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Delunel, R., Blard, P.-H., Martin, L.C.P., Nomade, S., Schlunegger, F., 2016. Long term low latitude and high elevation cosmogenic 3He production rate inferred from a 107 ka-old lava flow in Northern Chile; 22°S-3400m a.s.l.. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta.184, 71–87. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2016.04.023

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Martin, L.C.P., Blard, P.-H., Lave, J., Braucher, R., Lupker, M., Condom, T., Charreau, J., Mariotti, V., Bourlès, D., Arnold, M., G. Keddadouche, K.A., Davy, E., 2015. In situ cosmogenic 10Be production rate in the High Tropical Andes. Quat. Geochronol. 30, 54–68. doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2015.06.012

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Jomelli, V., Favier, V., Vuille, M., Braucher, R., Martin, L.C.P., Blard, P.-H., Colose, C., Brunstein, D., He, F., Khodri, M., Bourlès, D.L., Leanni, L., Rinterknecht, V., Grancher, D., Francou, B., Ceballos, J.L., Fonseca, H., Liu, Z., Otto-Bliesner, B.L., 2014. A major advance of tropical Andean glaciers during the Antarctic cold reversal. Nature. doi:10.1038/nature13546

Blard, P.-H., Lave, J., Farley, K. a., Ramirez, V., Jimenez, N., Martin, L.C.P., Charreau, J., Tibari, B., Fornari, M., 2014. Progressive glacial retreat in the Southern Altiplano (Uturuncu volcano, 22°S) between 65 and 14ka constrained by cosmogenic 3He dating. Quat. Res. 82, 209–221. doi:10.1016/j.yqres.2014.02.002

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