Born in France. Hobbies and other interests: Hiking, watercolor painting.
Home—Université Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille III, Laboratoire de Pétrologie Magmatique-Case 441, Faculté des Sciences de Marseille Saint Jérome, Avenue Escadrille, Normandie Nieman, 13397 Marseille Cedex 20, France. E-mail—[email protected]
Illustrator. Paul Cézanne University, Paris, France, senior lecturer in geosciences; researcher in petrology and mineralogy of oceanic hydrothermal systems.
(With Jacques Kornprobst) Living Mountains: How and Why Volcanoes Erupt, Mountain Press (Missoula MT), 2006.
Also author of scientific papers.
Biographical and Critical Sources
Canada Bookwatch, April, 2006, review of Living Mountains: How and Why Volcanoes Erupt.
Kliatt, May, 2006, Mary Ellen Snodgrass, review of Living Mountains, p. 36.
Science Books and Films, July-August, 2006, Jayne R. Koester, review of Living Mountains, p. 166.
Mountain Press Publishing Company Web site,http://mountain-press.com (December 18, 2006), "Christine Laverne."