Bochet, O., Bethencourt, L., Dufresne, A., Farasin, J., Pedrot, M., Labasque, T., Chatton , E., Lavenant, N., Petton, C., Abbott, B. W., Aquilina, L. and Le Borgne, T. (sous press) Intermittent oxygen delivery through fractures sustains deep microbial hot spots in the subsurface, Nature Geosciences Data Bochet et al.

Burté, L. Cravotta III C. A., Bethencourt, L., Farasin, J., Pedrot, M., Dufresne, A. Gérard, M.-F., Baranger, C., Le Borgne, T., Aquilina, L.(2019) Kinetic Study on Clogging of a Geothermal Pumping Well Triggered by Mixing-Induced Biogeochemical ReactionsEnvironmental Science & Technology 53 (10), 5848-5857, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.9b00453

de La Bernardie, J.; Bour, O.; Guihéneuf, N.; Chatton, E.; Longuevergne, L.; Le Borgne, T. (2019) Dipole and Convergent Single-Well Thermal Tracer Tests for Characterizing the Effect of Flow Configuration on Thermal Recovery. Geosciences, 9, 440, DOI: 10.3390/geosciences9100440



Aquilina, L., C. Roques, A. Boisson, V. Vergnaud-Ayraud, T. Labasque, H. Pauwels, E. Petelet-Giraud, M. Pettenati, A. Dufresne, L. Bethencourt and O. Bour (2018). Autotrophic denitrification supported by biotite dissolution in crystalline aquifers (1): New insights from short-term batch experiments. Science of The Total Environment, 619, 842-853. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.079

Dangeard, M., Bodet, L., Pasquet, S., Thiesson, J., Guérin, R., Jougnot, D., & Longuevergne, L. (2018). Estimating picking errors in near-surface seismic data to enable their time-lapse interpretation of hydrosystems. Near Surface Geophysics, 16(6), 613-625.

de La Bernardie, J., Bour, O., Le Borgne, T., Guihéneuf, N., Chatton, E., Labasque, T., Le Lay, H., & Gerard, M.‐F. (2018). Thermal attenuation and lag time in fractured rock: theory and field measurements from joint heat and solute tracer tests. Water Resources Research, 54. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018WR023199

Gaillardet, J. et al. (2018): OZCAR: The French Network of Critical Zone Observatories, Vadose zone Journal, 17(1), doi:10.2136/vzj2018.04.0067

Gerard, M. F., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., Champollion, C., Porel, G., Bodin, J., ... & Pezard, P. (2018). H+, un réseau National de sites hydrogéologiques pour la caractérisation, la quantification et la modélisation des transferts d'eau, d'éléments et d'énergie dans les aquifères souterrains hétérogènes. Géologues, Revue officielle de la Société Géologique de France, 195, 22-27.

Marçais, J., Gauvain, A., Labasque, T., Abbott, B.W., Pinay, G., Aquilina, L., Chabaux, F., Viville, D. and de Dreuzy, J.-R. (2018). Dating groundwater with dissolved silica and CFC concentrations in crystalline aquifers. Science of The Total Environment, 636, 260-272. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.196

Roques, C., Aquilina, L., Boisson, A., Vergnaud-Ayraud, V., Labasque, T., Longuevergne, L., Laurencelle, M., Dufresne, A., de Dreuzy, J.-R., Pauwels, H. and Bour, O. (2018).Autotrophic denitrification supported by biotite dissolution in crystalline aquifers: (2) transient mixing and denitrification dynamic during long-term pumping. Science of The Total Environment, 619, 491-503. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.104

Shakas, A., N. Linde, T. Le Borgne and O., Bour (2018) Probabilistic inference of fracture-scale flow paths and aperture distribution from hydrogeophysically-monitored tracer tests. Journal of Hydrology. 567,305-319. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2018.10.004.


Chatton E., Labasque T. , de La Bernardie J., Guihéneuf N., Bour O., and Aquilina L. (2016). Field Continuous Measurement of Dissolved Gases with a CF-MIMS: Applications to the Physics and Biogeochemistry of Groundwater Flow. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, 51 (2), pp 846–854. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b03706. Publication Date (Web): December 12, 2016 

Liu, M. M., Chen, Y. F., Zhan, H. B., Hu, R., & Zhou, C. B. (2017).A generalized Forchheimer radial flow model for constant-rate tests. Advances in Water Resources, 107, 317-325. doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.07.004

Shakas, A., N. Linde, L. Baron, J. Selker, M.-F. Gerard, N. Lavenant, O. Bour, and T. Le Borgne (2017), Neutrally buoyant tracers in hydrogeophysics: Field demonstration in fractured rock, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 3663–3671, doi:10.1002/2017GL073368.

Schuite J, L. Longuevergne, O. Bour, N. Guihéneuf, M. W. Becker, M. Cole, T. J. Burbey, N. Lavenant and F. Boudin, Combining periodic hydraulic tests and surface tilt measurements to explore in situ fracture hydromechanics,  J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 122, 6046–6066, doi:10.1002/2017JB014045.

Schuite J, L. Longuevergne, O. Bour, T. J. Burbey, F. Boudin, N. Lavenant and P. Davy, Understanding the hydromechanical behavior of a fault zone from transient surface tilt and fluid pressure observations at hourly time scales, Water Resources Research, 53, 10,558–10,582. https://doi.org/10. 1002/2017WR020588


Klepikova, M. V., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., Dentz, M., Hochreutener, R., & Lavenant, N. (2016). Heat as a tracer for understanding transport processes in fractured media: Theory and field assessment from multiscale thermal push‐pull tracer tests. Water Resources Research, 52(7), 5442-5457

Liu, M.M., Chen, Y.F., Hong, J.M., Zhou, C.B. (2016): A generalized non-Darcian radial flow model for constant rate test, Water Resour. Res., 52, 9325–9343, doi:10.1002/2016WR018963.

Bense, VF, T Read, Olivier Bour, Tanguy Le Borgne, T Coleman, Stefan Krause, A Chalari, M Mondanos, F Ciocca, and JS Selker. 2016. ‘Distributed Temperature Sensing as a Downhole Tool in Hydrogeology’. Water Resources Research 52 (12):9259–73. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016WR018869.

Roques, C., O. Bour, L. Aquilina and B. Dewandel (2016), High-Yielding Aquifers in Crystalline Basement : Insigths about the Role of fault zones, Hydrogeology Journal 24(8), 2157-2170.

Shakas, A., N. Linde, L. Baron, O. Bochet, O. Bour, and T. Le Borgne (2016), Hydrogeophysical characterization of transport processes in fractured rock by combining pushpull and single-hole ground penetrating radar experiments, Water Resour. Res., 52, doi:10.1002/2015WR017837


Aquilina L., Vergnaud V., Armandine-Les Landes A., Pauwels H., Davy P., Pételet-Giraud E., Labasque T., Roques C., Chatton E., Bour O., S. Ben Maamar, A. Dufresne M. Kaskha, C. Le Gal La Salle and F. Barbecot,  Impact of climate changes during the last 5 million years on groundwaters in basement aquifers, nature.com, Scientific Reports 5, Article number: 14132 doi:10.1038/srep14132, 

Jamin P., P. Goderniaux, O. Bour, T. Le Borgne, A Englert, L. Longuevergne, and S. Brouyère,Contribution of the Finite Volume Point Dilution Method for measurement of groundwater fluxes in a fractured aquifer, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology 182, 244–255.

Kang, P. K., T. Le Borgne, M. Dentz, O. Bour, and R. Juanes (2015),Impact of Flow Correlation and Heterogeneity on Transport in Fractured Rocks: Field Evidence and Theoretical Model, Water Resour. Res. 51(2), 940-959, 2015

Maamar, S. B., Aquilina, L., Quaiser, A., Pauwels, H., Michon-Coudouel, S., Vergnaud-Ayraud, V....& Dufresne, A. (2015). Groundwater Isolation Governs Chemistry and Microbial Community Structure along Hydrologic Flowpaths. Frontiers in microbiology, 6

Marcais, J., et al. (2015), Inferring transit time distributions from atmospheric tracer data: Assessment of the predictive capacities of Lumped Parameter Models on a 3D crystalline aquifer model,  Journal of Hydrology, 525, 619-631

Pasquet, S., Bodet, L., Longuevergne, L., Dhemaied, A., Camerlynck, C., Rejiba, F., Guérin, R. (2015) : 2D characterization of near-surface Vp/Vs : surface-wave dispersion inversion versus refraction tomography, Near Surface Geophysics ,13, 315-331

Read T, Bense VF, Bour O, Le Borgne T, Lavenant N, Hochreutener R, Selker JS (2015) Thermal-plume fibre optic tracking (T-POT) test for flow velocity measurement in groundwater boreholes. Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems Discussions 4, 197–202, doi:10.5194/gi-4-197-2015

Schuite, J., Longuevergne, L., Bour, O., Boudin F., Durand, S., Lavenant, N. (2015) : Inferring field-scale properties of a fractured aquifer from ground surface deformation during a well test, Geophys.Res. Letters, doi: 10.1002/2015GL066387



Dewandel, B., B. Aunay, J.C. Maréchal, C. Roques, O. Bour, B. Mougin and L.Aquilina, (2014), Analytical solutions for analysing pumping tests in a sub-vertical and anisotropic fault zone draining shallow aquifers, Journal of Hydrology, 509  115–131.

Klepikova, M. V., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., Gallagher, K., Hochreutener, R., and Lavenant, N. (2014), Passive temperature tomography experiments in fractured media, Journal of Hydrology.

Labasque, T., Aquilina, L., Vergnaud, V., & Barbecot, F. (2014). Inter-laboratory comparison of the analyses of sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) and three chlorofluorocarbons (CFC-11,-12 and-113) in groundwater and an air standardApplied geochemistry50, 118-129.

Labasque, T., Aquilina, L., Vergnaud, V., Hochreutener, R., Barbecot, F., & Casile, G. (2014).Inter-comparison exercises on dissolved gases for groundwater dating – (1) Goals of the exercise and site choice, validation of the sampling strategy. Applied Geochemistry, 40, 119-125. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2013.11.007

Leray, S., Dreuzy, J.-R. d., Aquilina, L., Vergnaud, V., Labasque, T., Bour, O., and Le Borgne, T. (2014), Temporal evolution of age data under transient puming conditions, Journal of Hydrology.

Massoudieh, A., Leray, S., & de Dreuzy, J. R. (2014). Assessment of the value of groundwater age time-series for characterizing complex steady-state flow systems using a Bayesian approach. Applied Geochemistry, 50, 240-251. doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2013.10.006

Read, T., O. Bour, J. S. Selker, V. F. Bense, T. Le Borgne, R. Hochreutener, and N. Lavenant (2014), Active-Distributed Temperature Sensing to continuously quantify vertical flow in boreholes, Water Resour. Res., 50,

Roques, C., Aquilina, L., Bour O., Maréchal J.C., Dewandel, B., Pauwels, H., Labasque, T., Virginie Vergnaud-Ayraud, V. and R. Hochreutener, Groundwater Sources and Geochemical Processes in a Crystalline Fault Aquifer, ( 2014), Journal of Hydrology, 519,3110-3128

Roques, C., Bour O., Aquilina L., Dewandel B., Leray S., Schroetter J-M., Longuevergne L., Le Borgne T., Hochreutener R., Labasque T., Lavenant N., Vergnaud-Ayraud, V., (2014), Hydrological behavior of a deep sub-vertical fault and relationships with subsurface compartments in crystalline basement, Journal of Hydrology, 509  42–54.

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Visser, A., Fourré, E., Barbecot, F., Aquilina, L., Labasque, T., Vergnaud, V., & Esser, B. K. (2014).Intercomparison of tritium and noble gases analyses, 3H/3He ages and derived parameters excess air and recharge temperature. Applied geochemistry50, 130-141.


Boisson, A., de Anna, P., Bour, O., Le Borgne, T., Labasque, T., and Aquilina, L. (2013), Reaction chain modeling of denitrification reactions during a push-pull test, Journal of contaminant hydrology, 148, 1-11.

Pauwels, H ; Aquilina, L ; Negrel, P ; Bour, O ; Perrin, J ; Ahmed, S (2013), Groundwater salinization in hard-rock aquifers: impact of pumping and vertical transfers, Procedia Earth and Plantetary Science, 7,660-664

Dorn, C., Linde, N., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., and Dreuzy, J.-R. d. (2013), Conditioning of stochastic 3D connected fracture networks to hydrological and geophysical data, Advances in Water Resources.

Klepikova, M. V., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., and Dreuzy, J.-R. d. (2013), Inverse modelling of flow tomography experiments in fractured media, Water Resources Research

Jiménez-Martínez, J., Longuevergne, L., Le Borgne, T., Davy, P., Russian, A., and Bour, O. (2013), Temporal and spatial scaling of hydraulic response to recharge in fractured aquifers: Insights from a frequency domain analysis, Water Resources Research, 49(5), 3007-3023.

Leray, S., de Dreuzy, J. R., Bour, O., and Bresciani, E. (2013), Numerical modeling of the productivity of vertical to shallowly dipping fractured zones in crystalline rocks, Journal of Hydrology, 481, 64-75.

Moreau, Frédérique, & Dauteuil, Olivier. (2013). Geodetic tools for hydrogeological surveys: 3D-displacements above a fractured aquifer from GPS time series. Engineering Geology, 152(1), 1-9. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enggeo.2012.10.017

Read, T., Bour, O., Bense, V., Le Borgne, T., Goderniaux, P., Klepikova, M. V., Hochreutener, R., Lavenant, N., and Boschero, V. (2013),Characterizing groundwater flow and heat transport in fractured rock using fiber-optic distributed temperature sensing, Geophysical Research Letters, 40(10), 2055-2059.


Aquilina, L., Poszwa, A., Walter, C., Vergnaud, V., Pierson-Wickmann, A. C., and Ruiz, L. (2012), Long-term effects of high nitrogen loads on cation and carbon riverine export in agricultural catchments, Environ Sci Technol, 46(17), 9447-9455.

Aquilina, L., Vergnaud-Ayraud, V., Labasque, T., Bour, O., Molenat, J., Ruiz, L., de Montety, V., De Ridder, J., Roques, C., and Longuevergne, L. (2012), Nitrate dynamics in agricultural catchments deduced from groundwater dating and long-term nitrate monitoring in surface- and groundwaters, The Science of the total environment, 435-436, 167-178.

Dorn, C., Linde, N., Doetsch, J., Le Borgne, T., and Bour, O. (2012), Fracture imaging within a granitic rock aquifer using multiple-offset single-hole and cross-hole GPR reflection data, Journal of Applied Geophysics, 78, 123-132.

Dorn, C., Linde, N., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., and Klepikova, M. (2012), Inferring transport characteristics in a fractured rock aquifer by combining single-hole ground-penetrating radar reflection monitoring and tracer test data, Water Resources Research, 48.

Leray, S., de Dreuzy, J. R., Bour, O., Labasque, T., and Aquilina, L. (2012), Contribution of age data to the characterization of complex aquifers, Journal of Hydrology, 464-465, 54-68.


Biessy, G., Moreau, F., Dauteuil, O., and Bour, O. (2011), Surface deformation of an intraplate area from GPS time series, Journal of Geodynamics, 52(1), 24-33.

Dorn, C., Linde, N., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., and Baron, L. (2011), Single-hole GPR reflection imaging of solute transport in a granitic aquifer, Geophysical Research Letters, 38(8).

Klepikova, M. V., Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., and Davy, P. (2011),A methodology for using borehole temperature-depth profiles under ambient, single and cross-borehole pumping conditions to estimate fracture hydraulic properties, Journal of Hydrology.


Le Druillennec, T., Ielsch, G., Bour, O., Tarits, C., Tymen, G., Alcalde, G., and Aquilina, L. (2010), Hydrogeological and geochemical control of the variations of 222Rn concentrations in a hard rock aquifer: Insights into the possible role of fracture-matrix exchanges, Applied Geochemistry, 25(3), 345-356.

Pauwels, H., Ayraud-Vergnaud, V., Aquilina, L., and Molénat, J. (2010), The fate of nitrogen and sulfur in hard-rock aquifers as shown by sulfate-isotope tracing, Applied Geochemistry, 25(1), 105-115.

Ruelleu, S., Moreau, F., Bour, O., Gapais, D., and Martelet, G. (2010), Impact of gently dipping discontinuities on basement aquifer recharge: An example from Ploemeur (Brittany, France), Journal of Applied Geophysics, 70(2), 161-168.


Bougon, N., Aquilina, L., Briand, M. P., Coedel, S., and Vandenkoornhuyse, P. (2009), Influence of hydrological fluxes on the structure of nitrate-reducing bacteria communities in a peatland, Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 41(6), 1289-1300.

Boy, J.-P., Longuevergne, L., Boudin, F., Jacob, T., Lyard, F., Llubes, M., Florsch, N., and Esnoult, M.-F. (2009), Modelling atmospheric and induced non-tidal oceanic loading contributions to surface gravity and tilt measurements, Journal of Geodynamics, 48(3-5), 182-188.

Pierson-Wickmann, A. C., Aquilina, L., Martin, C., Ruiz, L., Molénat, J., Jaffrézic, A., and Gascuel-Odoux, C. (2009), High chemical weathering rates in first-order granitic catchments induced by agricultural stress, Chemical Geology, 265(3-4), 369-380.

Pierson-Wickmann, A.-C., Aquilina, L., Weyer, C., Molénat, J., and Lischeid, G. (2009), Acidification processes and soil leaching influenced by agricultural practices revealed by strontium isotopic ratios, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 73(16), 4688-4704.


Ayraud, V., et al. (2008), Compartmentalization of physical and chemical properties in hard-rock aquifers deduced from chemical and groundwater age analyses, Applied Geochemistry, 23(9), 2686-2707.

Weyer, C., Lischeid, G., Aquilina, L., Pierson-Wickmann, A.-C., and Martin, C. (2008), Mineralogical sources of the buffer capacity in a granite catchment determined by strontium isotopes, Applied Geochemistry, 23(10), 2888-2905.



de Dreuzy, J. R., & Davy, P. (2007). Relation between fractional flow models and fractal or long-range 2-D permeability fields. Water Resources Research, 43(4). doi:10.1029/2006wr005236

Le Borgne, T., et al. (2007), Comparison of alternative methodologies for identifying and characterizing preferential flow paths in heterogeneous aquifers, Journal of Hydrology, 345(3-4), 134-148.


Ayraud, V., Aquilina, L., Pauwels, H., Labasque, T., Pierson-Wickmann, A.-C., Aquilina, A.-M., and Gallat, G. (2006), Physical, biogeochemical and isotopic processes related to heterogeneity of a shallow crystalline rock aquifer, Biogeochemistry, 81(3), 331-347.

Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., Paillet, F. L., and Caudal, J. P. (2006), Assessment of preferential flow path connectivity and hydraulic properties at single-borehole and cross-borehole scales in a fractured aquifer, Journal of Hydrology, 328(1-2), 347-359.

Le Borgne, T., Paillet, F., Bour, O., and Caudal, J. P. (2006), Cross-borehole flowmeter tests for transient heads in heterogeneous aquifers, Ground water, 44(3), 444-452.

Moreau, F., Dauteuil, O., Bour, O., and Gavrilenko, P. (2006), GPS measurements of ground deformation induced by water level variations into a granitic aquifer (French Brittany), Terra Nova, 18(1), 50-54.

Tarits, C., Aquilina, L., Ayraud, V., Pauwels, H., Davy, P., Touchard, F., and Bour, O. (2006), Oxido-reduction sequence related to flux variations of groundwater from a fractured basement aquifer (Ploemeur area, France), Applied Geochemistry, 21(1), 29-47.


Le Borgne, T., Bour, O., de Dreuzy, J. R., Davy, P., and Touchard, F. (2004), Equivalent mean flow models for fractured aquifers: Insights from a pumping tests scaling interpretation, Water Resour. Res., 40(3), W03512.

Martin, C., Aquilina, L., Gascuel-Odoux, C., Molénat, J., Faucheux, M., and Ruiz, L. (2004), Seasonal and interannual variations of nitrate and chloride in stream waters related to spatial and temporal patterns of groundwater concentrations in agricultural catchments, Hydrological Processes, 18(7), 1237-1254.