Thesis supervisor : Charles Ramble
Co-supervisor of thesis : Corine Debaine- Frankfurt (CNRS)
Title of the thesis : The ceramic production in Ladakh (India) : material and cultural interactions between Central Asia, Tibet and North India through time
Research Topics :
Morphological study and techno -stylistics of Ladakh ceramics
Comparative study of ceramic production between Ladakh, India, Central Asia and Tibet
Spatial analysis of ceramic productions
Diachronic and synchronic analysis of ceramics
Ethnography of potters in Likir (Ladakh)
Archaeology of Central Asia
Fieldwork and archaeological missions :
2017 – Scientific missionary at Délégation Archéologique Française en Afghanistan (DAFA), Kabul (Afghanistan).
2015 - 2016 - Field trip for the study of the ceramic collection at the Archaeological Survey of India in Leh, Ladakh
2015 - 2016 - Collaboration on the study and excavation of the archaeological site of Choskhor (Ladakh) - Franco-Indian archaeological mission in Ladakh (MAFIL - http://www.mafil.org)
2013 - 2016 – Field supervisor at Romitan archaeological site (Uzbekistan) - Franco-Uzbek Archaeological Mission in the Oasis of Bukhara
2013 - Archaeologist at Termez (Uzbekistan) - Franco-Uzbek Archaeological Mission of Bactria (MAFouz de Bactriane)
2011 - 2012 – Field supervisor at Mes Aynak Archaeological Project (Afghanistan)
Presentation and talks :
22 November - "Ceramic production of the Nubra Valley and Ladakh" - EPHE - classes of Laurianne Bruneau.
16 December - "A review of ceramic studies in Ladakh and the new discoveries" - Charles University, Prague (Czech Republic)
Coming Soon - 2017 - "New Discoveries on the Painted Pottery of Ladakh" - 18th Colloquium of the International Association for Ladakh Studies - Bedlewo (Poland)
Publishing activities :
2015 - now - Member of the Editorial Board of the journal "International Journal of Students in Archeology" (IJSRA - http://www.ijsra.org/)
Field grants :
2017 – Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (EPHE) Field Grant. Fieldwork in Ladakh for the study of the pottery collection and news surveys.
2016 - East Asia Civilization Research Center (CRCAO) Field Grant. Fieldwork in Ladakh for the study of the ceramic collection at the ASI.
2015 - Field Grant of the French Institute on the Studies Center Asian (IFEAC). Comparative study between the ceramics of Ladakh and that of Central Asia at the Institute of Archeology of Samarkand
2015 – Prés Hésan - Asian Dynamics. Fieldwork in Ladakh for the study of the ceramic collection at the ASI.