Cécile Nelly Pellet

PhD in physical Geography, University of Fribourg, Switzerland


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 cecile.pellet@unifr.ch
 +41 26 300 9385

Biography

Research projects:

  • Permafrost monitoring by reprocessing and repeating historical geophysical measurements (REP-ERT) - Current Projet
  • Rock glacier inventory of Switzerland (SwissRG2020) - Current Project
  • Permafrost monitoring of Switzerland (PERMOS) - Current Project
  • Permafrost climate change initiative project (CCI permafrost) - Current Project
  • Soil moisture in mountainous terrain and its influence on the thermal regime in seasonal and permanently frozen terrains (SOMOMOUNT) - Project Completed (2013-2017)

Research and publications

  • 1. Publications in international journals, proceedings and books with peer review process

    PERMOS (2019) Permafrost in Switzerland 2014/15 to 2017/18, NOETZLI, J., PELLET, C. & STAUB, B. (eds.) Glaciological Report Permafrost No. 16-19 of the Cryospheric Commission of the Swiss Academy of Sciences, 104pp. doi.org/10.13093/permos-rep-2019-16-19

    MOLLARET, C., HILBICH, C., PELLET, C., FLORES-OROZCO, A., DELALOYE, R. & HAUCK, C. (2019) Mountain permafrost degradation documented through a network of permanent electrical resistivity tomography sites, The Cryosphere, 13, 2557–2578, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-2557-2019

    PELLET, C. & HAUCK, C. (2017) Monitoring soil moisture from middle to high elevation in Switzerland: Set-up and first results from the SOMOMOUNT network, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 3199-3220, doi.org/10.5194/hess-21-3199-2017

    PELLET, C., HILBICH, C., MARMY, A. & HAUCK, C. (2016) Soil moisture data for the validation of permafrost models using direct and indirect measurement approaches at thee alpine sites, Front. Earth Sci., 3:91, doi:10.3389/feart.2015.00091

    POGLIOTTI, P., GUGLIELMIN, M., CREMONESE, E., MORRA DI CELLA, U., FILIPPA, G., PELLET, C. & HAUCK, C. (2015) Warming Permafrost and Active Layer Variability at Cime Bianche, Western European Alps, The Cryosphere, 9(2), 647-61, doi:10.5194/tc-9-647-2015

  • 2. Conference abstracts

    PELLET, C., NOETZLI, J. & PERMOS Scientific Committee. (2019) 20-years of permafrost monitoring in Switzerland: lessons learned and key messages, SOUTHCOP2019, Queenstown (presentation)
    PELLET, C. & NOETZLI, J. (2019) Standardized data management and storage for mountain permafrost data, SOUTHCOP2019, Queenstown (poster)

    PELLET, C., MOLLARET, C. & HAUCK, C. (2018) Seasonal and inter-annual variability of soil moisture in permafrost terrains, EUCOP2018, Chamonix (presentation)

    PELLET, C., HILBICH, C., MARMY, A. & HAUCK, C. (2016) Soil moisture data for the validation of permafrost models using direct and indirect measurement approaches at three alpine sites, ICOP2016, Potsdam (poster)

    PELLET, C., HAUCK, C. & STÄHLI, M. (2016) The effect of temporal variability of soil moisture on mountain permafrost: a combined model and monitoring approach, EGU2016, Vienna (presentation)

    PELLET, C., HILBICH, C., MARMY, A. & HAUCK, C. (2016) Soil moisture measurements for the calibration of a geophysically based model in mountain permafrost areas, EGU2016, Vienna (presentation)

    PELLET, C., WICKI, A.,  HILBICH, C. & HAUCK, C. (2015) Soil water content distribution and its influence on the thermal regime of permanently frozen ground at Schilthorn (Swiss Alps), ICAM2015, Innsbruck (poster)

    PELLET, C. & HAUCK, C. (2015) Newly installed soil moisture monitoring network at middle and high elevation in Switzerland: setup and first results, ICAM2015, Innsbruck (poster)

    PELLET, C., HILBICH, C., PYTHON, S., DAENGELI, S., & HAUCK, C. (2014) Quantitative estimation of ice and water content in mountainous terrains using ERT and RST measurements, SGM2014, Fribourg (presentation)

    PELLET, C. (2014) Ice and water content assessement in mountain permafrost using geophysical methods, AK-permafrost 2014, Wartaweil (presentation)

    PELLET, C., HAUCK, C., HILBICH, C. & MARMY, A. (2014) Soil water and ice content validation for permafrost models using direct and indirect measurement approaches, EUCOP4, Evora (presentation)

    PELLET, C., SCHERLER, M. & HAUCK, C. (2013) Soil moisture quantification in mountain permafrost: A model-data comparison at the Schilthorn, SGM2013, Lausanne (poster)

    PELLET, C. (2013) SOMOMOUNT: Soil moisture monitoring in mountainous terrain and its influence on the thermal regime in seasonal and permanently frozen ground, AK-permafrost 2013, Salzburg (poster)

    PELLET, C., ETZELMULLER, B., FARBROT., H., ISAKSEN, K., HILBICH, C. & HAUCK, C. (2011) Assessment of the sensitivity of mountain permafrost to climate change: A comparison between southern Norway and the Swiss Alps, 13, EGU2011-745 (poster)

  • 3. Theses and other publications

    PELLET, C. (2017) La cryosphère alpine: un environnement en plein changement, GeoAgenda 2017/5, Édition spéciale la cryosphère alpine, association suisse de géographie, 4-9.

    PELLET, C. (2017) Assessing the spatial and temporal evolution of soil moisture in mountainous terrains: a combined monitoring and modelling approach, alpine cryosphere and geomorphology studies, 4.

    PELLET, C. (2011 unpubl.) Assessment of the sensitivity of mountain permafrost to climate changes: A comparison between southern Norway and the Swiss Alps, MSc thesis, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, 78 pp.