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Research and teaching centre
environmental geosciences
Research and teaching centre
environmental geosciences


An ancient ship on the Croatian coast

Study of the ballast of the Roman Republican wreck of Ilovik-Paržine in Croatia: how did the geology of carbonates help identify the construction site of an ancient ship? An interdisciplinary team from

Water Cycle Day

CEREGE's cross-disciplinary projects aim to create synergies between scientists from the Unit's various thematic teams, leading to original approaches to research and expertise in the following areas

Microplastics in the Bay of Marseille

Influence of the Rhone River intrusion on microplastic distribution in the Bay of Marseille, Alcaïno et al, 2024, Regional Studies in Marine Science The ubiquitous contamination of environmental matrices by

Research and Education Centre international multidisciplinary, the CEREGE covers almost all the Environmental Geosciences, with one objective: to study the dynamics of environmental processes and their disturbances under natural or anthropogenic constraints. 

"The CEREGE, with 278 staff, including 138 permanent staff, is a major research unit in the French scientific landscape. HCERES 2023

Centre of excellence by its skills human and its instrumental skillsCEREGE's research is supported by laboratories and analytical platforms, inter-team collaborations and a broad network of national and international collaborations. The thematic teams are supported by state-of-the-art laboratories, a multiple and complementary field of expertiseThe project combines field observation techniques with analytical experimentation and numerical modelling.

The CEREGE offers training courses of the UFR Sciences and the OSU Institut Pythéas from the Licence to the Master and Doctorate levels.