David Amouroux, IPREM, France

David Amouroux, is Research Director at the French CNRS appointed at the Institute of Analytical Sciences and Physico-Chemistry for the Environment and Materials (IPREM, CNRS – University of Pau & Pays Adour) and he is research leader of the IPREM Cluster for Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology. He is an environmental and analytical chemist, specifically interested in cycling and reactivity of contaminants in the environment. Some of his research lines include: i) transformations and transfer of mercury; selenium and other metal(loid)s at aquatic environments interfaces and ii) development of analytical and experimental methods using stable isotopes of trace elements to investigate biogeochemical mechanisms in the environment. He has authored and co-authored more than 190 articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals, 10 chapters in books, 40 invited conferences and 400 communications in conferences.