FOUCHER Frédéric


email : frederic.foucher[remplacer_par_at]

Phone : +33

Research Engineer in Materials Science / Characterization within the thematic group “Exobiology”

CV de Frédéric Foucher


57 documents

Article dans une revue

  • C.R. Cousins, S. Mikhail, F. Foucher, A. Steele, F. Westall. Metamorphic evolution of carbonate-hosted microbial biosignature. Geochemical Perspectives Letters, European Assoication of Geochemistry, 2020, 12, pp.40-45. ⟨10.7185/geochemlet.2002⟩. ⟨hal-02522161⟩
  • Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Barbara Cavalazzi, Stéphanie Sorieul, Pascale Gautret, Frédéric Foucher, et al.. Metallomics in deep time and the influence of ocean chemistry on the metabolic landscapes of Earth's earliest ecosystems. Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 2020, ⟨10.1038/s41598-020-61774-w⟩. ⟨insu-02511006⟩
  • Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Frédéric Foucher, Steven Pelletier, Fabio Messori, Frances Westall. Geological appraisals of core samples using the ExoMars 2020 rover instrumentation. Planetary and Space Science, Elsevier, 2019, pp.104743. ⟨10.1016/j.pss.2019.104743⟩. ⟨hal-02422780⟩
  • Jean-Pierre de Vera, Mashal Alawi, Theresa Backhaus, Mickael Baque, Daniela Billi, et al.. Limits of Life and the Habitability of Mars: The ESA Space Experiment BIOMEX on the ISS. Astrobiology, Mary Ann Liebert, 2019, 19 (2), pp.145-157. ⟨10.1089/ast.2018.1897⟩. ⟨hal-02086947⟩
  • Diego Guido, Kathleen Campbell, Frédéric Foucher, Frances Westall. Life is everywhere in sinters: examples from Jurassic hot-spring environments of Argentine Patagonia. Geological Magazine, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2019, 156 (9), pp.1631-1638. ⟨10.1017/S0016756819000815⟩. ⟨hal-02422783⟩
  • Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Pascale Gautret, Laurent Arbaret, Stéphanie Sorieul, Rutger de Wit, et al.. Mechanistic Morphogenesis of Organo-Sedimentary Structures Growing Under Geochemically Stressed Conditions: Keystone to Proving the Biogenicity of Some Archaean Stromatolites?. Geosciences, MDPI, 2019, 9 (8), pp.359. ⟨10.3390/geosciences9080359⟩. ⟨insu-02279838⟩
  • Didier Gourier, Laurent Binet, Thomas Calligaro, Serena Cappelli, Hervé Vezin, et al.. Extraterrestrial organic matter preserved in 3.33 Ga sediments from Barberton, South Africa. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Elsevier, 2019, 258, pp.207-225. ⟨10.1016/j.gca.2019.05.009⟩. ⟨insu-02139075⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Guillaume Guimbretiere, Nicolas Bost, Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Aurélie Courtois, et al.. The CaliPhoto Method. Inventions, MDPI, 2019, 4, ⟨10.3390/inventions4040067⟩. ⟨hal-02362783⟩
  • Marcella Di Bella, Giuseppe Sabatino, Simona Quartieri, Annalisa Ferretti, Barbara Cavalazzi, et al.. Modern Iron Ooids of Hydrothermal Origin as a Proxy for Ancient Deposits. Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 2019, 9, pp.7017. ⟨10.1038/s41598-019-43181-y⟩. ⟨hal-02521830⟩
  • Zs Kapui, A. Kereszturi, K. Kiss, Z. Szalai, G. Újvári, et al.. Fluvial or aeolian grains? Separation of transport agents on Mars using earth analogue observations. Planetary and Space Science, Elsevier, 2018, 163, pp.56-76. ⟨hal-01966147⟩
  • Frances Westall, Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Nancy Hinman, Pascale Gautret, Kathleen Campbell, et al.. A Hydrothermal-Sedimentary Context for the Origin of Life. Astrobiology, Mary Ann Liebert, 2018, 18 (3), pp.259-293. ⟨10.1089/ast.2017.1680⟩. ⟨hal-01740060⟩
  • Avinash Vicholous Dass, Maguy Jaber, André Brack, Frédéric Foucher, Terence Kee, et al.. Potential Role of Inorganic Confined Environments in Prebiotic Phosphorylation. Life, MDPI, 2018, 8 (1), pp.7. ⟨10.3390/life8010007⟩. ⟨hal-01733453⟩
  • Ivana Martinić, Svetlana V. Eliseeva, Tu N. Nguyen, Frédéric Foucher, David Gosset, et al.. Near-infrared luminescent metallacrowns for combined in vitro cell fixation and counter staining. Chemical Science , The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2017, 8 (9), pp.6042 - 6050. ⟨10.1039/c7sc01872j⟩. ⟨hal-01618648⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Frances Westall, André Brack. A Statistical Approach to Illustrate the Challenge of Astrobiology for Public Outreach. Artificial Life, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press (MIT Press), 2017, 7 (4), ⟨10.3390/life7040040⟩. ⟨hal-01625369⟩
  • Jean-Luc Josset, Frances Westall, Beda A. Hofmann, John Spray, Charles Cockell, et al.. The Close-Up Imager Onboard the ESA ExoMars Rover: Objectives, Description, Operations, and Science Validation Activities. Astrobiology, Mary Ann Liebert, 2017, 17 (6-7), pp.595 - 611. ⟨10.1089/ast.2016.1546⟩. ⟨hal-01618304⟩
  • F. Gaboyer, Claude Le Milbeau, M. Bohmeier, P. Schwendner, P. Vannier, et al.. Mineralization and Preservation of an extremotolerant Bacterium Isolated from an Early Mars Analog Environment. Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 2017, 7 ( 8775), 14 p. ⟨10.1038/s41598-017-08929-4⟩. ⟨insu-01583121⟩
  • Paola Manzari, Simone de Angelis, Maria Cristina de Sanctis, Tatiana Di Iorio, Eleonora Ammannito, et al.. Microimaging VIS-IR spectroscopy of ancient volcanic rocks as Mars analogues. Earth and Space Science, American Geophysical Union/Wiley, 2016, 3 (7), pp.268-281. ⟨10.1002/2015EA000153⟩. ⟨insu-01376659v2⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Claire Ramboz, Nicole Lebreton, F Foucher, G Lopez-Reyes, et al.. Testing the ability of the ExoMars 2018 pay- load to document geological context and potential habitability on Mars. Planetary and Space Science, Elsevier, 2015, 108, pp.87-97. ⟨10.1016/j.pss.2015.01.006⟩. ⟨insu-01117144⟩
  • Frances Westall, Frédéric Foucher, Nicolas Bost, Marylène Bertrand, Damien Loizeau, et al.. Biosignatures on Mars: What, Where, and How? Implications for the Search for Martian Life. Astrobiology, Mary Ann Liebert, 2015, 15 (11), pp.998-1029. ⟨10.1089/ast.2015.1374⟩. ⟨insu-01234353⟩
  • Frances Westall, Kathleen A. Campbell, Jean-Gabriel Bréhéret, Frédéric Foucher, Pascale Gautret, et al.. Archean (3.33 Ga) microbe-sediment systems were diverse and flourished in a hydrothermal context. Geology, Geological Society of America, 2015, 43 (7), pp.615-618. ⟨10.1130/G36646.1⟩. ⟨insu-01167397⟩
  • Vítor Gaspar, Elisabete C. Costa, Duarte de Melo-Diogo, Frédéric Foucher, João A. Queiroz, et al.. Bioreducible poly(2-ethyl-2-oxazoline)–PLA–PEI-SS triblock copolymer micelles for co-delivery of DNA minicircles and Doxorubicin. Journal of Controlled Release, Elsevier, 2015, 213 (7), pp.175 - 191. ⟨10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.07.011⟩. ⟨hal-01657388⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Mohamed-Ramzi Ammar, Frances Westall. Revealing the biotic origin of silicified Precambrian carbonaceous microstructures using Raman spectroscopic mapping, a potential method for the detection of microfossils on Mars. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, Wiley, 2015, pp.doi: 10.1002/jrs.4687. ⟨10.1002/jrs.4687⟩. ⟨hal-01171233⟩
  • Kathleen A. Campbell, Diego Guido, Pascale Gautret, Frédéric Foucher, Claire Ramboz, et al.. Geyserite in Hot-Spring Siliceous Sinter: Window on Earth’s Hottest Terrestrial (Paleo)environment and its Extreme Life. Earth-Science Reviews, Elsevier, 2015, 148, pp.44-64. ⟨10.1016/j.earscirev.2015.05.009⟩. ⟨insu-01163128⟩
  • Małgorzata Moczydłowska, Frances Westall, Frédéric Foucher. Microstructure and Biogeochemistry of the Organically Preserved Ediacaran Metazoan Sabellidites. Journal of Paleontology, Paleontological Society, 2014, 88 (2), pp.224-239. ⟨10.1666/13-003⟩. ⟨hal-01179467⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Francès Westall, Claire Ramboz, Frédéric Foucher, Derek Pullan, et al.. Missions to Mars: Characterization of Mars analogue rocks for the International Space Analogue Rockstore (ISAR). Planetary and Space Science, Elsevier, 2013, 82-83, pp.113-127. ⟨10.1016/j.pss.2013.04.006⟩. ⟨insu-00819716⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Frances Westall. Raman imaging of metastable opal in carbonaceous microfossils of the 700-800 ma old Draken Formation.. Astrobiology, Mary Ann Liebert, 2013, 13 (1), pp.57-67. ⟨10.1089/ast.2012.0889⟩. ⟨hal-00817450⟩
  • Francès Westall, D. Loizeau, Frédéric Foucher, Nicolas Bost, Marylène Bertrand, et al.. Habitability on Mars from a Microbial Point of View. Astrobiology, Mary Ann Liebert, 2013, 13 (9), pp.887-897. ⟨10.1089/ast.2013.1000⟩. ⟨insu-00866015⟩
  • Sara Lacerda, Célia S Bonnet, Agnès Pallier, Sandrine Villette, Frédéric Foucher, et al.. Lanthanide-Based, Near-Infrared Luminescent and Magnetic Lipoparticles: Monitoring Particle Integrity.. Small, Wiley-VCH Verlag, 2013, 9 (16), pp.2662-2666. ⟨10.1002/smll.201201923⟩. ⟨hal-00817465⟩
  • Guillermo Lopes-Reyes, Fernando Rull-Perez, Gloria Venegas, Francès Westall, Frédéric Foucher, et al.. Analysis of the scientific capabilities of the ExoMars Raman Laser Spectrometer instrument. European Journal of Mineralogy, E Schweizerbart Science Publishers, 2013, 25, pp.721-733. ⟨10.1127/0935-1221/2013/0025-2317⟩. ⟨insu-00955285⟩
  • A. Hofmann, R. Bolhar, B. Orberger, F. Foucher. Cherts of the Barberton greenstone belt, South Africa : petrology and trace-element geochemistry of 3.5 to 3.3 ga old silicified volcaniclastic sediments. South African Journal of Geology, Geological Society of South Africa, 2013, pp.116(2):297-322 (IF 0,882). ⟨hal-00919075⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, G. Lopes-Reyes, Nicolas Bost, F. Rull-Perez, P. Rüßmann, et al.. Effect of grain size distribution on Raman analyses and the consequences for in situ planetary missions. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, Wiley, 2013, 44 (6), pp.916-925. ⟨10.1002/jrs.4307⟩. ⟨insu-00819722⟩
  • Annalisa Ferretti, Barbara Cavalazzi, Roberto Barbieri, Frances Westall, Frédéric Foucher, et al.. From black-and-white to colour in the Silurian. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Elsevier, 2012, 367-368, pp.178-192. ⟨10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.10.025⟩. ⟨hal-00817357⟩
  • Alexandra Courtin-Nomade, Ony Rakotoarisoa, Hubert Bril, Malagorzata Grybos, Lionel Forestier, et al.. Weathering of Sb-rich mining and smelting residues : Insight in solid speciation and soil bacteria toxicity. Chemie der Erde / Geochemistry, Elsevier, 2012, 72 (suppl 4), pp.29-39. ⟨10.1016/j.chemer.2012.02.004⟩. ⟨hal-00726587⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Francès Westall, Fabrice Gaillard, Claire Ramboz, Frédéric Foucher. Synthesis of a spinifex-textured basalt as an analog to Gusev crater basalts, Mars. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, Wiley, 2012, 47 (5), pp.820-831. ⟨10.1111/j.1945-5100.2012.01355.x⟩. ⟨insu-00697255⟩
  • Barbara Cavalazzi, Frances Westall, Sherry L Cady, Roberto Barbieri, Frédéric Foucher. Potential fossil endoliths in vesicular pillow basalt, Coral Patch Seamount, eastern North Atlantic Ocean.. Astrobiology, Mary Ann Liebert, 2011, 11 (7), pp.619-32. ⟨10.1089/ast.2011.0657⟩. ⟨hal-00720596⟩
  • Francès Westall, Barbara Cavalazzi, Laurence Lemelle, Yves Marrochi, Jean-Noël Rouzaud, et al.. Implications of in situ calcification for photosynthesis in a ~3.3 Ga-old microbial biofilm from the Barberton greenstone belt, South Africa. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Elsevier, 2011, 310 (3-4), pp.468-479. ⟨10.1016/j.epsl.2011.08.029⟩. ⟨insu-00619448⟩
  • Frances Westall, Frédéric Foucher, Barbara Cavalazzi, Sjoukje T. de Vries, Wouter Nijman, et al.. Volcaniclastic habitats for early life on Earth and Mars: A case study from not, vert, similar3.5 Ga-old rocks from the Pilbara, Australia. Planetary and Space Science, Elsevier, 2011, 59 (10), pp.1093-1106. ⟨10.1016/j.pss.2010.09.006⟩. ⟨hal-00609645⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Barbara Cavalazzi, Frances Westall. Micro-RAMAN Characterization of Precambrian Permineralized Cells, Draken Formation Preliminary Results. Origins of Life and Evolution of Biospheres, Springer Verlag, 2010, 40 (6), Special Issue: SI - 528-529. ⟨hal-00609490⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Francès Westall, Franz Brandstätter, René Demets, John Parnell, et al.. Testing the survival of microfossils in artificial martian sedimentary meteorites during entry into Earth's atmosphere: the STONE 6 experiment. Icarus, Elsevier, 2010, 207 (2), pp.616-630. ⟨10.1016/j.icarus.2009.12.014⟩. ⟨insu-00444343⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Frances Westall. the Oldest Traces of Life by AFM/Confocal Raman Spectroscopy: Applications for the Analysis of Martian Rocks. Proceedings of the Conference on Micro-Raman Spectroscopy and Luminescence Studies in the Earth and Planetary Sciences. MICRO-RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY AND LUMINESCENCE STUDIES IN THE EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCES, 2009, 1163, pp.47-58. ⟨hal-00522396⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Francès Westall, Jean-Michel Bény, Franz Brandstaetter, René Demets. STONE 6 Experiment: An Investigation of the Survival of Microfossils During Atmospheric Entry. Origins of Life and Evolution of Biospheres, Springer Verlag, 2009, 39 (3-4 Sp. Iss. SI), pp.360-361. ⟨hal-00522402⟩
  • F. Westall, L. Lemelle, A. Simionovici, M. Salome, Y. Marrocchi, et al.. In situ analysis of the molecular organic and elemental composition of a 3.33 Ga microbial mat from Barberton. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Supplement, Pergamon, 2009, 73 (13), pp.A1430. ⟨10.1016/j.gca.2009.05.027⟩. ⟨insu-00447990⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, Frances Westall, Franz Brandstätter, René Demets. Testing the survival of microfossils during entry into the earths's atmosphere: the Stone 6 Experiment. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, Wiley, 2009, 44, pp.A207. ⟨10.1016/j.icarus.2009.12.014⟩. ⟨hal-00527542⟩

Communication dans un congrès

  • Nicolas Bost, Liane Loiselle, Frédéric Foucher, Claire Ramboz, Frances Westall, et al.. Synthesis of Gusev crater analogue basalts, Mars : Interest for astrobiology. 44th LPSC - Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Mar 2013, The woolands - Texas, United States. ⟨hal-00806610⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Francès Westall, Claire Ramboz, C. Fontaine, A. Meunier, et al.. Hydrothermal, deuteric and acidic basalt alteration at the Skouriotissa Mine, Cyprus: relevance for Mars.. EGU General Assembly, Apr 2012, Vienne, Austria. ⟨insu-00843701⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Francès Westall, Claire Ramboz, F. Foucher. The International Space Analogue Rock Store (ISAR): A key tool for future planetary exploration.. EGU General Assembly, Apr 2012, Vienne, Austria. ⟨insu-00840555⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Francès Westall, Claire Ramboz, Frédéric Foucher, D. Pullan, et al.. 2018 MAX-C/ExoMars Mission: The Orleans Mars-Analogue Rock Collection for Instrument Testing. 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Mar 2011, The Woodlands, United States. pp.1347. ⟨insu-00839575⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Frances Westall, Fabrice Gaillard, Claire Ramboz, Frédéric Foucher. New Synthetic Martian Basalts from Spirit data, Gusev crater.. EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting 2011, Oct 2011, Nantes, France. pp.398. ⟨insu-01298685⟩
  • Frances Westall, D. Pullan, Nicolas Bost, Claire Ramboz, F. Foucher, et al.. The European Space Analogue Rock Collection (ESAR) at the OSUC-Orleans for in situ planetary missions. EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting, Oct 2011, Nantes, France. pp.684. ⟨insu-00840144⟩
  • Nicolas Bost, Frances Westall, Claire Ramboz, Frédéric Foucher, Derek Pullan, et al.. ExoMars: Mars analogue rocks in the European lithotheque at Orleans. 38th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Jul 2010, Bern, Germany. ⟨insu-00843694⟩


  • Guillaume Guimbretière, Frédéric Foucher, Claudine Ah-Peng. Réflexion sur la place des basses technologies dans la Recherche du XXI ème siècle. Atelier Experimentation et instrumentation 2019, Jul 2019, Lille, France. ⟨hal-02362979⟩
  • Le Galudec, F. Foucher, F. Gaboyer, A. Brack, F. Westall. The Stone X Experiment: Simulating Meteorite Atmospheric Entry and its Consequences for Microbial Life. Astrobiology Science Conference 2017, Apr 2017, Mesa, United States. ⟨hal-02453381⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher, N. Bost, S. Janiec, F. Westall, P. Perron, et al.. LithoSpace: an automated system for in situ petrographic thin section preparation on Mars. EANA16 meeting, Jul 2016, Athènes, Greece. ⟨hal-02453394⟩
  • Frédéric Foucher. EURO-CARES: EUROpean Curation of Astromaterials Returned from Exploration of Space. The EUROCARES consortium. Journées de la SFE, Nov 2016, Lyon, France. ⟨hal-02453385⟩
  • J. Le Galudec, Frédéric Foucher, F. Gaboyer, A. Brack, F. Westall. Simulating meteorite atmospheric entry and its consequences for microbial life: the STONE X experiment. EANA16 meeting, Jul 2016, Athènes, Greece. ⟨hal-02453389⟩

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