M.Sc. in Remote Sensing, Image Processing and Applications (first class honors), Engineering Department, U. of Dundee / School of Geosciences, U. of Edinburgh, UK DEA (Advanced Post-graduate degree, MSc equivalent) in Earth and Environmental Sciences, National Centre of Scientific Research (CNRS), U. of Toulouse, France Bachelor degree in Physical Geography (first class honors), University of Artois, Arras, France and Centre of Applications and Research in Remote Sensing (CARTEL), U. of Sherbrooke, Canada (Foreign exchange student) Post-Doctoral Researcher, Earth and Planetary Science Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA Main project: investigation of fluvial networks, pyroclastic deposits and tectonic deformations on Mars and terrestrial analogues Main project:Investigating martian periglacial landforms and terrestrial analogues, using high resolution imagery and energy-balance modeling Main project:Surface change detection on the archaeological site of Nasca, Peru, using SAR interferometry Main project:Integrating hyperspectral, gamma and neutron remote sensing to analyze the structure and composition of the lunar crust Main project:Geomorphological mapping of surface deposits and identification of the paleoshores of the Memphrémagog proglacial lake and of the paleovalley of the Magog River, Northwest of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada Participation in an educational website, answering children’s questions about astronomy and related topics (www.etoile-des-enfants.ch) NASA Group Achievement Award as a member of the team of the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE). Lefort A., Burr, D., Beyer, R. and Howard, A.D. (2012) Inverted fluvial features in the Aeolis–Zephyria Plana, western Medusae Fossae Formation, Mars: evidence for post-formation modification,Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, E03007, doi:10.1029/2011JE004008. Lefort, A., Russell, P. and Thomas. N. (2010) Scalloped terrains in the Peneus and Amphitrites Paterae region of Mars as observed by HiRISE.Icarus 205(1):259-268 Lefort, A., Russell, P., Thomas, N., McEwen, A.S., Dundas, C.M. and Kirk, R.L. (2009) Observations of periglacial landforms in Utopia Planitia with the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE). Journal of Geophysical Research 114, E04005, doi:10.1029/2008JE003264 Lefort, A., Grippa, M., Walker, N., Stewart, L.J. and Woodhouse, I.H. (2004) Change detection across the Nasca pampa using spaceborne SAR interferometry. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25(10):1799-1803 Dundas, C.M., M.T. Mellon, A.S. McEwen, A. Lefort, L., Keszthelyi, P. and Thomas, N. (2008) HiRISE observations of fractured mounds: Possible Martian pingos. Geophysical Research Letters 35, L04201, doi:10.1029/2007GL031798 Lefort A., Burr, D. M. and Nimmo, F. , Slope reversal in inverted fluvial channels and implications for regional crustal processes near the Martian dichotomy boundary, submitting to Geology Lefort, A., Grippa, M., Walker, N., Stewart, L.J. and Woodhouse, I.H. (2003) Interferometric coherence for change detection in the Nasca region of Peru. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2003. IGARSS apos 03. Proceedings. 2003 IEEE International, 4:2263 - 2265 Lefort, A.,Burr, D.M., Beyer, R.A. and Howard, A.D., Sinuous ridges as tools to investigate post-flow modification in the Aeolis-Zephyria Plana, Western Medusae Fossae Formation, Mars (oral). Lefort, A., Burr, D.M., Beyer, R.A. and Howard, A.D.,Topographic post-formation modifications of inverted fluvial features in the western Medusae Fossae formation, Mars(poster). Lefort, A., Burr, D.M., Beyer, R. A. and Howard, A.D.,Post-formation Modification of Sinuous Ridges in the Aeolis-Zephyria Planum Region, Mars (poster). Lefort, A., Russell, P.S. and Thomas, N. Periglacial features in the Martian mid-latitudes, insight from HiRISE (oral). Lefort, A., Russell, P.S., Thomas, N., HiRISE observations of possible periglacial features in the martian mid-latitude mantle (oral). Lefort, A., Russell, P.S. and Thomas, N., Scalloped terrains in Utopia Planitia, insight from HiRISE(poster). Lefort, A., Russell, P.S. and Thomas, N. Scallop-shaped depressions and mantle sublimation in the mid-latitudes of Mars (poster). Lefort, A., Burr, D.M., Beyer, R. A. and Howard, A.D., Topographic post-formation modifications of sinuous ridges in the Aeolis-Zephyria Plana, Mars Source.