Cecile Cathalot

Cecile Cathalot

Marine biogeochemist

CYcles Bio-géochimiques Et Ressources (PDG-REM-GEOOCEAN-CYBER)

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Employer : Ifremer

Site : Brest

Postal address : Centre Bretagne - ZI de la Pointe du Diable - CS 10070 - 29280 Plouzané

URL : https://annuaire.ifremer.fr/cv/18635/en/

ORCID orcid icon : 0000-0002-0868-7201

Present position

Researcher in marine biogeochemistry with a dedicated focus in studying hydrothermal and volcanic plumes : their origin, dispersion, export mechanisms and tracers.

Research Interests

  • Marine biogeochemistry
  • Hydrothermal plume
  • Biogeochemical modelling

National and international programs


  • 2017: Labex Mer Transaxe “Trans-Meth” (IUEM, Labex Mer) € 26,840
  • 2015:
    • Labex Mer soutien aux campagnes à la mer project “MOMAR2015” (IUEM, Labex Mer) € 13,500
    • Co-PI: ANR* Carnot A080115A8 (Institut EDROME) “Electrode vibrante à micro‐fil d'Or ELVIDOR” € 17,000
    • project Appel à Politique de Site de la Direction Scientifque d'Ifremer "Electrode de Cuivre (ECU)" € 7000
  • 2014 : ANR* Carnot A080114A9 (Institut EDROME) - "Préleveur In Situ de Fluides par grands fonds PIF" € 90,000
  • 2013 : ANR* Carnot A080113A1 (Institut EDROME) "Fonctionnement biogéochimique des écosystèmes hydrothermaux" € 35,000


  • ANR* Lucky Scales (PI: P-M Sarradin, IFREMER, M. Cannat, IPGP)
  • ANR* Congolobe (PI: C. Rabouille, LSCE)


*ANR: French National Research Agency project


Professional Experience

  • Sept 2014 - present: Research scientist, Laboratory of Geochemical Cycles (LCG), Ifremer
  • Dec 2012 - Aug 2014: Research Associate, Laboratory of Deep-Sea Ecosystems (LEP), Ifremer, France. Topic: Biogeochemistry of cold-seeps and hydrothermal vents ecosystems: how does the chemical environment impact the local fauna?
  • Sept 2010 - Nov 2012: Post-doctoral researcher, Department of Ecosystem Studies, NIOZ, The Netherlands. Topic: Aquatic Eddy Correlation: a new tool to measure benthic fluxes in marine environments.
  • Jan 2010 - Jul 2010: Post-doctoral researcher, Laboratory of Climate and Environmental Sciences (LSCE), Gif-sur-Yvette, France. Topic: wrapping up of the CHACCRA project (database publication, final report writing)




Laes Agathe, Davy Romain, Thomas Lena, Legrand Julien, Le Piver David, Rousseaux Patrick, Coail Jean-Yves, Repecaud Michel, Bucas Karenn, Cathalot Cecile, Gayet Nicolas, Sarrazin Jozee, Sarradin Pierre-Marie (2022). CHEMINI: CHEmical MINIaturised analyser for in situ monitoring of nutrients and trace metals in marine waters . TRACESAMORS - Workshop on TRACE metal SAMplers and sensORS. 19th-21st sept. 2022, Pôle Numérique Brest Iroise Plouzané, France .
Sarrazin Jozee, Cathalot Cecile, Laes Agathe, Marticorena Julien, Michel Loïc, Matabos Marjolaine (2022). Integrated Study of New Faunal Assemblages Dominated by Gastropods at Three Vent Fields Along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge: Diversity, Structure, Composition and Trophic Interactions . Frontiers In Marine Science , 9, 925419 (15p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.925419 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00787/89877/
Boulart Cedric, Rouxel Olivier, Scalabrin Carla, Le Meur Pierre, Pelleter Ewan, Poitrimol Camille, Thiebaut Eric, Matabos Marjolaine, Castel Jade, Tran Lu Adrien Y., Michel Loic, Cathalot Cecile, Chéron Sandrine, Boissier Audrey, Germain Yoan, Guyader Vivien, Arnaud-Haond Sophie, Bonhomme François, Broquet Thomas, Cueff-Gauchard Valerie, Le Layec Victor, L’haridon Stéphane, Mary Jean, Le Port Anne-Sophie, Tasiemski Aurélie, Kuama Darren C., Hourdez Stéphane, Jollivet Didier (2022). Active hydrothermal vents in the Woodlark Basin may act as dispersing centres for hydrothermal fauna . Communications Earth & Environment , 3(1), 64 (16p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1038/s43247-022-00387-9 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00756/86850/
Artigue Lise, Chavagnac Valérie, Destrigneville Christine, Ferron Bruno, Cathalot Cecile (2022). Tracking the Lithium and Strontium Isotope Signature of Hydrothermal Plume in the Water Column: A Case Study at the EMSO-Azores Deep-Sea Observatory . Frontiers in Environmental Chemistry , 3, 784385 (12p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvc.2022.784385 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00751/86266/
Methou Pierre, Hernández-Ávila I, Cathalot Cecile, Cambon-Bonavita Marie-Anne, Pradillon Florence (2022). Population structure and environmental niches of Rimicaris shrimps from the Mid-Atlantic Ridge . Marine Ecology Progress Series , 684, 1-20 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3354/meps13986 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00752/86404/


Brandily Christophe, Le Cuff Nolwenn, Donval Jean-Pierre, Guyader Vivien, de Prunele Alexis, Cathalot Cecile, Croguennec Claire, Caprais Jean-Claude, Ruffine Livio (2021). A GC-SSIM-CRDS System: Coupling a Gas Chromatograph with a Cavity Ring-Down Spectrometer for Onboard Twofold Analysis of Molecular and Isotopic Compositions of Natural Gases during Ocean-Going Research Expeditions . Analytica Chimica Acta , 1184, 339040 (14p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aca.2021.339040 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00721/83298/
Cathalot Cecile, Roussel Erwan, Perhirin Antoine, Redou Creff Vanessa, Donval Jean-Pierre, Guyader Vivien, Roullet Guillaume, Gula Jonathan, Tamburini Christian, Garel Marc, Godfroy Anne, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Redou (2021). Hydrothermal plumes as hotspots for deep-ocean heterotrophic microbial biomass production . Nature Communications , 12(1), 6861 (10p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-26877-6 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00736/84818/
Feuillet Nathalie, Jorry Stephan, Crawford Wayne C., Deplus Christine, Thinon Isabelle, Jacques Eric, Saurel Jean Marie, Lemoine Anne, Paquet Fabien, Satriano Claudio, Aiken Chastity, Foix Oceane, Kowalski Philippe, Laurent Angèle, Rinnert Emmanuel, Cathalot Cecile, Donval Jean-Pierre, Guyader Vivien, Gaillot Arnaud, Scalabrin Carla, Moreira Manuel, Peltier Aline, Beauducel François, Grandin Raphaël, Ballu Valérie, Daniel Romuald, Pelleau Pascal, Gomez Jérémy, Besançon Simon, Geli Louis, Bernard Pascal, Bachelery Patrick, Fouquet Yves, Bertil Didier, Lemarchand Arnaud, Van Der Woerd Jérome (2021). Birth of a large volcanic edifice offshore Mayotte via lithosphere-scale dyke intrusion . Nature Geoscience , 14(10), 787-795 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1038/s41561-021-00809-x , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00718/83007/
Marticorena Julien, Matabos Marjolaine, Ramirez-Llodra E., Cathalot Cecile, Laes Agathe, Leroux Romain, Hourdez S., Donval Jean-Pierre, Sarrazin Jozee (2021). Recovery of hydrothermal vent communities in response to an induced disturbance at the Lucky Strike vent field (Mid-Atlantic Ridge) . Marine Environmental Research , 168, 105316 (14p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2021.105316 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00687/79943/
François David, Godfroy Anne, Mathien Clémentine, Aubé Johanne, Cathalot Cecile, Lesongeur Francoise, L'Haridon Stephane, Philippon Xavier, Roussel Erwan (2021). Persephonella atlantica sp. nov.: How to adapt to physico-chemical gradients in high temperature hydrothermal habitats . Systematic And Applied Microbiology , 44(1), 126176 (10p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.syapm.2020.126176 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00665/77688/


González-Santana David, Planquette Helene, Cheize Marie, Whitby Hannah, Gourain Arthur, Holmes Thomas, Guyader Vivien, Cathalot Cecile, Pelleter Ewan, Fouquet Yves, Sarthou Geraldine (2020). Processes Driving Iron and Manganese Dispersal From the TAG Hydrothermal Plume (Mid-Atlantic Ridge): Results From a GEOTRACES Process Study . Frontiers In Marine Science , 7, 568 (17p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.00568 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00643/75530/
Sarrazin Jozee, Portail Marie, Legrand E., Cathalot Cecile, Laes Agathe, Lahaye Noe, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Husson Berengere (2020). Endogenous versus exogenous factors: What matters for vent mussel communities? Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers , 160, 103260 (19p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2020.103260 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00615/72661/
Cotte Laura, Chavagnac V., Pelleter Ewan, Laës-Huon A., Cathalot Cecile, Dulaquais Gabriel, Riso Ricardo, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Waeles Mathieu (2020). Metal partitioning after in situ filtration at deep-sea vents of the Lucky Strike hydrothermal field (EMSO-Azores, Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 37°N) . Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers , 157, 103204 (12p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2019.103204 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00598/71060/
Laes Agathe, Davy Romain, Thomas Lena, Legrand Julien, Le Piver David, Rousseaux Patrick, Coail Jean-Yves, Repecaud Michel, Bucas Karenn, Cathalot Cecile, Gayet Nicolas, Sarrazin Jozee, Sarradin Pierre-Marie (2020). CHEMINI: CHEmical MINIaturised analyser for in situ monitoring of macronutrients and bioactive metals in marine waters . Ocean Science meeting AGU 2020. 16-02 / 21-02 2020, San Diego .
Rassmann Jens, Eitel Eryn M., Lansard Bruno, Cathalot Cecile, Brandily Christophe, Taillefert Martial, Rabouille Christophe (2020). Benthic alkalinity and dissolved inorganic carbon fluxes in the Rhône River prodelta generated by decoupled aerobic and anaerobic processes . Biogeosciences , 17(1), 13-33 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-17-13-2020 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00600/71163/


Rinnert Emmanuel, Cathalot Cecile, Scalabrin Carla, Donval Jean-Pierre, Guyader Vivien, Jorry Stephan, Gaillot Arnaud, Guerin Charline, Djedjroh Yannick, Fouquet Yves, Leroy Laetitia, Feuillet Nathalie, Billant Gael (2019). Acoustic and Geochemical Anomalies in the Water Column around the Newly Formed Volcano offshore Mayotte Island . AGU Fall Meeting. 9 - 13 December 2019, San Francisco.
Pelleter Ewan, Cambon Bonavita Marie-Anne, Fouquet Yves, Besson Florian, Alix Anne-Sophie, Menot Lenaick, Pradillon Florence, Roussel Erwan, Cueff-Gauchard Valerie, Cathalot Cecile, Zeppilli Daniela, Ybert Sebastien (2019). Rapport quinquennal sur les activités menées par l’Ifremer dans le cadre du contrat d'exploration des sulfures polymétalliques conclu, au nom de la France, avec l'Autorité Internationale des Fonds Marins (AIFM). Période 2014 - 2019 . REM/2019-009 .
Cruaud Perrine, Decker Carole, Olu Karine, Arnaud-Haond Sophie, Papot Claire, Le Baut Jocelyn, Vigneron Adrien, Khripounoff Alexis, Gayet Nicolas, Cathalot Cecile, Caprais Jean-Claude, Pignet Patricia, Godfroy Anne, Cambon Bonavita Marie-Anne (2019). Ecophysiological differences between vesicomyid species and metabolic capabilities of their symbionts influence distribution patterns of the deep‐sea clams . Marine Ecology-an Evolutionary Perspective , 40(3), e12541 (16p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1111/maec.12541 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00493/60426/
Besson Florian, Alix Anne-Sophie, Cathalot Cecile, Fouquet Yves, Pelleter Ewan, Cambon Bonavita Marie-Anne, Menot Lenaick, Pradillon Florence, Roussel Erwan, Cueff-Gauchard Valerie, Ybert Sebastien (2019). Rapport annuel sur les activités menées par l’Ifremer dans le cadre du contrat d'exploration des sulfures polymétalliques conclu, au nom de la France, avec l'Autorité Internationale des Fonds Marins (AIFM). Période du 1er janvier au 31 décembre 2018 . REM/2019-002 .


Chavagnac Valerie, Ali Hassan Saleban, Jeandel Catherine, Leleu Thomas, Destrigneville Christine, Castillo Alain, Cotte Laura, Waeles Mathieu, Cathalot Cecile, Laes Agathe, Pelleter Ewan, Nonnotte Philippe, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Cannat Mathilde (2018). Sulfate minerals control dissolved rare earth element flux and Nd isotope signature of buoyant hydrothermal plume (EMSO-Azores, 37°N Mid-Atlantic Ridge) . Chemical Geology , 499, 111-125 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2018.09.021 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00456/56733/
Marticorena Julien, Matabos Marjolaine, Cathalot Cecile, Colaco Ana, Laes Agathe, Ramirez-Llodra Eva, Rodier Philippe, Sarrazin Jozee (2018). Towards a restoration approach in the deep sea: first results of a disturbance experiment in the Lucky Strike hydrothermal vent field . DSBS 2018 - 15th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium. 09 au 14/09/2018, Monterey (Californie) .
Cambon-Bonavita Marie-Anne, Fouquet Yves, Pelleter Ewan, Menot Lenaick, Alix Anne-Sophie, Cathalot Cecile, Pradillon Florence, Roussel Erwan, Ybert Sebastien (2018). Rapport annuel sur les activités menées par l’Ifremer dans le cadre du contrat d'exploration des sulfures polymétalliques conclu, au nom de la France, avec l'Autorité Internationale des Fonds Marins (AIFM). Période du 1er janvier au 31 décembre 2017 . REM/2018-006 .
Laes Agathe, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Cathalot Cecile, Rimmelin-Maury Peggy, Ouisse Vincent, Davy Romain, Munaron Dominique, Repecaud Michel, Mazeas Florence, Delauney Laurent, Thomas Lena, Salvetat Florence, Waeles Mathieu, Colas Florent (2018). Compte-rendu de Réunion. Bilan Chemini/Pepito . RDT/LDCM/18-004-ALH/CR .
Portail Marie, Brandily Christophe, Cathalot Cecile, Colaco Ana, Gelinas Yves, Husson Berengere, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Sarrazin Jozee (2018). Food-web complexity across hydrothermal vents on the Azores triple junction . Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers , 131, 101-120 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2017.11.010 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00414/52551/
Laes Agathe, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Cathalot Cecile, Rimmelin-Maury Peggy, Ouisse Vincent, Davy Romain, Munaron Dominique, Repecaud Michel, Mazeas Florence, Delauney Laurent, Thomas Lena, Salvetat Florence, Waeles Mathieu, Colas Florent (2018). CR Réunion bilan Chemini Pepito : 13 ans de développement . RDT/LDCM/18-004-ALH/CR .
Cotte Laura, Omanovic Dario, Waeles Mathieu, Laes Agathe, Cathalot Cecile, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Riso Ricardo D. (2018). On the nature of dissolved copper ligands in the early buoyant plume of hydrothermal vents . Environmental Chemistry , 15(1-2), 58-73 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1071/EN17150 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00444/55558/


Laes Agathe, Heller Maija Iris, Dulaquais Gabriel, Waeles Mathieu, Coail Jean-Yves, Kerboul Andre, Deplace Gregoire, Le Vourch Damien, Cotty Cecile, Karnfelt Camilla, Riso Ricardo, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Dussud Loic, Cathalot Cecile (2017). ELVIDOR. ÉLectrode VIbrante à micro-fil D’OR. Mesures in situ du cuivre en milieu marin . AEI 2017 - Atelier Expérimentation et Instrumentation. 17-19 octobre 2017, Brest .
Rabouille C., Olu Karine, Baudin F., Khripounoff Alexis, Dennielou Bernard, Arnaud-Haond Sophie, Babonneau Nathalie, Bayle Christophe, Beckler J., Bessette Sandrine, Bombled B., Bourgeois S., Brandily Christophe, Caprais Jean-Claude, Cathalot Cecile, Charlier K., Corvaisier R., Croguennec Chantal, Cruaud Perrine, Decker Carole, Droz L., Gayet Nicolas, Godfroy Anne, Hourdez S., Le Bruchec J., Saout Johan, Le Saout Marie-Helene, Lesongeur Francoise, Martinez P., Mejanelle L., Michalopoulos P., Mouchel Olivier, Noel Philippe, Pastor Lucie, Picot M., Pignet Patricia, Pozzato L., Pruski A. M., Rabiller Manuella, Raimonet M., Ragueneau O., Reyss J. L., Rodier Philippe, Ruesch Blandine, Ruffine Livio, Savignac F., Senyarich C., Schnyder J., Sen Arunima, Stetten E., Sun Ming Yi, Taillefert M., Teixeira S., Tisnerat-Laborde N., Toffin Laurent, Tourolle Julie, Toussaint F., Vetion G., Jouanneau J. M., Bez M. (2017). The Congolobe project, a multidisciplinary study of Congo deep-sea fan lobe complex: Overview of methods, strategies, observations and sampling . Deep-sea Research Part Ii-topical Studies In Oceanography , 142, 7-24 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2016.05.006 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00335/44580/
Pastor Lucie, Toffin Laurent, Decker Carole, Olu Karine, Cathalot Cecile, Lesongeur Francoise, Caprais Jean-Claude, Bessette Sandrine, Brandily Christophe, Taillefert M., Rabouille C. (2017). Early diagenesis in the sediments of the Congo deep-sea fan dominated by massive terrigenous deposits: Part III – Sulfate- and methane- based microbial processes . Deep-sea Research Part Ii-topical Studies In Oceanography , 142, 139-150 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.03.011 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00376/48767/
Pozzato Lara, Cathalot Cecile, Berrached Chabha, Toussaint Flora, Stetten Elsa, Caprais Jean-Claude, Pastor Lucie, Olu Karine, Rabouille Christophe (2017). Early diagenesis in the Congo deep-sea fan sediments dominated by massive terrigenous deposits: Part I – Oxygen consumption and organic carbon mineralization using a micro-electrode approach . Deep-sea Research Part Ii-topical Studies In Oceanography , 142, 125-138 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.05.010
Taillefert Martial, Beckler Jordon S., Cathalot Cecile, Michalopoulos Panagiotis, Corvaisier Rudolph, Kiriazis Nicole, Caprais Jean-Claude, Pastor Lucie, Rabouille Christophe (2017). Early diagenesis in the sediments of the Congo deep-sea fan dominated by massive terrigenous deposits: Part II – Iron–sulfur coupling . Deep-sea Research Part Ii-topical Studies In Oceanography , 142, 151-166 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.06.009 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00389/50068/
Bucas Karenn (2017). Préleveur In-situ de Fluides par grands fonds (PIF). IHM (Interface Homme Machine) PIF . RDT/LDCM/17-016 .
Waeles Mathieu, Cotte Laura, Pernet-Coudrier Benoit, Chavagnac V., Cathalot Cecile, Leleu T., Laes-Huon Agathe, Perhirin Antoine, Riso R. D., Sarradin Pierre-Marie (2017). On the early fate of hydrothermal iron at deep-sea vents: A reassessment after in situ filtration . Geophysical Research Letters , 44(9), 4233-4240 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL073315 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00388/49944/
Fouquet Yves, Pelleter Ewan, Cathalot Cecile (2017). Campagne HERMINE - Hydrothermal Exploration and Research for Minerals in New Environments. N/O Pourquoi Pas ? 13 mars - 28 avril 2017 . Rapport de la première campagne du Plan de travail .
Pastor Lucie, Toffin Laurent, Cathalot Cecile, Brandily Christophe, Olu Karine, Lesongeur Francoise, Decker Carole, Taillefert Martial, Rabouille Christophe (2017). When Organic-Rich Turbidites Reach 5000 m: “Cold-Seep Like” Life in the Congo Deep- Sea Fan . CBE6 - 6th International Symposium on Chemosynthesis-Based Ecosystems. August 27 - September 1, 2017, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA.


Laes-Huon Agathe, Cathalot Cecile, Legrand Julien, Tanguy Virginie, Sarradin Pierre-Marie (2016). Long-Term In Situ Survey of Reactive Iron Concentrations at the EMSO-Azores Observatory . Ieee Journal Of Oceanic Engineering , 41(4), 744-752 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1109/JOE.2016.2552779 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00342/45275/
Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Laes Agathe, Cathalot Cecile, Pernet-Coudrier Benoit, Cotte Laura, Gayet Nicolas, Sarrazin Jozee, Bignon Laurent, Rodier Philippe, Waeles Mathieu (2016). MoMARSAT 2016. 3.2 Caractérisation de la zone de mélange Fluide hydrothermal / eau de mer .
Loncke L., Maillard A., Basile C., Roest Walter, Bayon Germain, Gaullier V., Pattier France, Mercier De Lépinay Marion, Grall Celine, Droz L., Marsset Tania, Giresse P., Caprais Jean-Claude, Cathalot Cecile, Graindorge D., Heuret A., Lebrun J. F., Bermell Sylvain, Marcaillou B., Sotin C., Hebert B., Patriat Martin, Bassetti M. A., Tallobre Cedric, Buscail R., Durrieu De Madron X., Bourrin F. (2016). Structure of the Demerara passive-transform margin and associated sedimentary processes. Initial results from the IGUANES cruise . In Transform Margins: Development, Controls and Petroleum Systems. 2016. M. Nemčok; S. Rybár; S. T. Sinha; S. A. Hermeston; L. Ledvényiová. DOI: 10.1144/SP431, ISBN electronic:,978186239963. Geological Society of London Special Publications. Vol.431, pp.179-197 (Geological Society of London) . https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00428/53942/


Cotte Laura, Waeles Mathieu, Pernet-Coudrier Benoit, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Cathalot Cecile, Riso Ricardo D. (2015). A comparison of in situ vs. ex situ filtration methods on the assessment of dissolved and particulate metals at hydrothermal vents . Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers , 105, 186-194 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2015.09.005 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00298/40970/
Cathalot Cecile, Rabouille Christophe, Sauter Eberhard, Schewe Ingo, Soltwedel Thomas (2015). Benthic Oxygen Uptake in the Arctic Ocean Margins - A Case Study at the Deep-Sea Observatory HAUSGARTEN (Fram Strait) . Plos One , 10(10), e0138339 . https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0138339
Pattier France, Loncke L., Imbert Patrice, Gaullier V., Basile C., Maillard Alexandre, Roest Walter, Patriat Martin, Vendeville B. C., Marsset Tania, Bayon Germain, Cathalot Cecile, Caprais Jean-Claude, Bermell Sylvain, Sotin Christine, Hebert Bertil, Mercier De Lepinay Marion, Lebrun J. F., Marcaillou B., Heuret A., Droz Laurence, Graindorge David, Poetisi E., Berrenstein H. (2015). Origin of an enigmatic regional Mio-Pliocene unconformity on the Demerara plateau . Marine Geology , 365, 21-35 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2015.04.001 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00271/38193/
Cathalot Cecile, Van Oevelen Dick, Cox Tom J.S., Kutti Tina, Lavaleye Marc S. S., Duineveld Gca, Meysman Filip J. R. (2015). Cold-water coral reefs and adjacent sponge grounds: hotspots of benthic respiration and organic carbon cycling in the deep sea . Frontiers in Marine Science , 2(37), 1-12 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2015.00037 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00275/38574/
Gillis Lucy G., Bouma Tjeerd J., Cathalot Cecile, Ziegler Alan D., Herman Peter M. (2015). Particulate Matter in Mangrove Forests and Seagrass Beds as a Nitrogen Source in Tropical Coastal Ecosystems . Biotropica , 47(3), 286-291 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1111/btp.12220 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00266/37731/
Laes Agathe, Legrand Julien, Sarradin Pierre-Marie, Rolin Jean-Francois, Tanguy Virginie, Cathalot Cecile, Blandin Jerome (2015). Long term in situ monitoring of total dissolved iron concentrations on the MoMAR observatory . EGU2015 - European Geosciences Union General Assembly, 12 – 17 April 2015, Vienne .
Holtappels Moritz, Noss Christian, Hancke Kasper, Cathalot Cecile, McGinnis Daniel F., Lorke Andreas, Glud Ronnie N. (2015). Aquatic Eddy Correlation: Quantifying the Artificial Flux Caused by Stirring-Sensitive O2 Sensors. Plos One , 10(1), e0116564 (20p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0116564 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00275/38575/
Donis Daphne, Holtappels Moritz, Noss Christian, Cathalot Cecile, Hancke Kasper, Polsenaere Pierre, Wenzhoefer Frank, Lorke Andreas, Meysman Filip J. R., Glud Ronnie N., McGinnis Daniel F. (2015). An Assessment of the Precision and Confidence of Aquatic Eddy Correlation Measurements . Journal Of Atmospheric And Oceanic Technology , 32(3), 642-655 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00089.1 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00275/38577/


Gillis Lucy G., Ziegler Alan D., Van Oevelen Dick, Cathalot Cecile, Herman Peter M. J., Wolters Jan W., Bouma Tjeerd J. (2014). Tiny Is Mighty: Seagrass Beds Have a Large Role in the Export of Organic Material in the Tropical Coastal Zone . Plos One , 9(11), 1-12 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0111847 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00242/35335/
Cathalot Cecile, Laes Agathe, Le Piver David, Gautier Laurent, Dussud Loic (2014). Compte rendu de la mission Estime – Leg 2 partie Datalogger – projet Carnot BIOECO . GM/LGM 20683 .
Laes-Huon Agathe, Cathalot Cecile, Gautier Laurent, Legrand Julien (2014). Compte rendu de la mission Estime, Leg 1 partie chimie CHEMINI, moteurs pas à pas . RDT/LDCM 14-312 .
Khripounoff Alexis, Caprais Jean-Claude, Le Bruchec Julie, Rodier Philippe, Noel Philippe, Cathalot Cecile (2014). Deep cold-water coral ecosystems in the Brittany submarine canyons (Northeast Atlantic): Hydrodynamics, particle supply, respiration, and carbon cycling . Limnology And Oceanography , 59(1), 87-98 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2014.59.01.0087 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00173/28380/
Laes Agathe, Legrand Julien, Tanguy Virignie, Cathalot Cecile, Blandin Jerome, Rolin Jean-Francois, Sarradin Pierre-Marie (2014). Long term in situ survey of total dissolved iron concentrations on MoMAR observatory . Sea Tech Week 2014 - 9th Marine Science Conference - From 13th to 17th October 2014 - Brest, France .

Direction of oceanographic cruises

CruiseBoatDateGeographic coverage
HERMINE2Pourquoi Pas?2022ZEE Guadeloupe, Permis d'exploration pour les sulfures polymétalliques
GEOFLAMMEPourquoi Pas?2021Mayotte : eaux territoriales et ZEE française



Sarrazin Jozee, Matabos Marjolaine, Cathalot Cecile, Laes Agathe, Marticorena Julien, Michel Loic, Pernet Marie Eve-Julie (2022). Diversity, abundance, environmental conditions and stable isotopes within new gastropod assemblages from three vent fields (Menez Gwen, Lucky Strike, Snake Pit) on the northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge . SEANOE . https://doi.org/10.17882/88555


Rassmann Jens, Eitel Eryn M., Lansard Bruno, Cathalot Cecile, Brandily Christophe, Taillefert Martial, Rabouille Christophe (2019). AMOR-Bflux porewater and sediment data . SEANOE . https://doi.org/10.17882/70376