Date of Birth: 25/09/1970


  • Assistant Professor
  • LGIT, Maison des Géosciences, Université Joseph Fourier,
  • 38041 Grenoble Cedex 9, FRANCE
  • tél: +33 476635174
  • Fax: +33 46635201
  • Stephane.Garambois@ujf-grenoble.fr


  • University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, Mâitrise in Physics, 1993
  • University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, Master in Geophysics, 1994
  • University Joseph Fourier, 1999, PhD in Geophysics, 1999


  • 1999-2001, Post-doctoral position, MIGP, University of Pau and Pays de l’Adour, Pau
  • 2001-2006, Assistant Professor, LIRIGM, University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble
  • 2007-present, Assistant Professor, LGIT, University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble

“Outstanding paper” at international conference GPR 2006 (Columbus, US) (avec J. Deparis).

18 publications in international journals, H-factor=6, 35 proceeding papers. Selected Recent Publications:

  • GARAMBOIS, S., DIETRICH, M., «Seismo-electric wave conversions in porous media: Field measurements and transfer function analysis», Geophysics, 2001, n° 66, pp. 1417-1430.
  • GARAMBOIS, S., DIETRICH, M., 2002, « Full-waveform numerical simulations of seismo-electromagnetic wave conversions in fluid-saturated stratified porous media», Journal of Geophysical Research, 107, No B7.
  • PRIDE, S., GARAMBOIS, S., 2002, « The role of Biot slow waves in electroseismic wave phenomena », Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 111, 697-706.
  • GARAMBOIS, S., SENECHAL, P. & H. PERROUD, 2002, « On the use of combined geophysical methods to assess water content and water conductivity of near-surface», Journal of Hydrology, 259, pp 32-48.
  • NGUYEN, F., GARAMBOIS, S., JONGMANS, D., PIRARD, E. & M. LOCKE, 2005, Image processing of 2D resistivity data to locate precisely faults, Journal of Applied Geophysics, 57, pp 260-277.
  • PRIDE, S. & S. GARAMBOIS, 2005, Electroseismic wave theory of Frenkel and more recent developments, Journal of Engineering Mechanics, pp 898-907.
  • JEANNIN, M., GARAMBOIS S., GREGOIRE C. & JONGMANS D., 2006, Multi-configuration GPR measurements for geometrical fracture characterization in limestone cliffs (Alps), Geophysics, 71, pp B85-B92.
  • MERIC O., GARAMBOIS S., MALET J.-P., CADET H., GUEGUEN P. & D. JONGMANS, 2007, Seismic-noise based methods for soft-rock landslides characterization, Bull. Soc. géol. france, 2007, n 2, pages 137-148.
  • JONGMANS D. & S. GARAMBOIS, 2007, Surface geophysical investigation and monitoring of landslides: a review, BSGF, n2, pages 101-112.
  • NGUYEN, F., GARAMBOIS S., CHARDON, D., BELLIER O., HERMITTE D. & D. JONGMANS, 2007, Subsurface electrical imaging of anisotropic formations affected by a slow active reverse fault, Provence, France, Near surface Geophysics, 62, pages 338-353.
  • DEPARIS J., GARAMBOIS S. & D. HANTZ, 2007, On the potential of Ground Penetrating Radar to help rock fall hazard assessment of a limestone scale, Engineering geology, 94, 89-102.
  • DEPARIS, J. & GARAMBOIS S., 2009, On the use of APVO GPR curves for thin-bed properties estimation : theory and application to fracture characterization, Geophysics, 74, 1, J1-J12.


  • Coordinator of the landslide research team of LIRIGM [2002-2006]
  • Coordinator of the first year of enginer geotechnical school POLYTECH (2001-2006)
  • Co-coordinateur of the European program MEEES (Erasmus Mundus) for the Grenoble part (with F. Cotton)
  • Participation of four european research projects