Mr Pierre Marie Jean Charles Josso

Mr Pierre Marie Jean Charles Josso

Post Doc Research Scientist Marine E tech

Location: BGS Keyworth

E-mail Mr Pierre Marie Jean Charles Josso

ORCID: 0000000338194536


  • 2017 – ongoing : Post Doctoral research assistant MarineE-Tech project, BGS
  • 2014 –2017 : PhD, University of Southampton,
  • 2011 –2013 : MSc (Hons), 1st class, Unilasalle and Laurentian University Of Sudbury, Energy and Mineral Resources
  • 2008 –2011 : BSc (Hons), Unilasalle, Geology

Current projects and collaboration

  • 2017 – ongoing : MarineE-Tech project: Investigating the critical element budget of marine ferromanganese deposits from Tropic Seamount, NE Atlantic

Key papers

  • Josso, P., Pelleter, E., Pourret, O., Fouquet, Y., Etoubleau, J., Cheron, S. & Bollinger, C. 2017. A new discrimination scheme for oceanic ferromanganese deposits using high field strength and rare earth elements Ore Geology Reviews, 87, 3-15.
  • Pelleter, E., Fouquet, Y., Etoubleau, J., Cheron, S., Labanieh, S., Josso, P. & Langlade, J. 2017. Ni- Cu- Co-rich hydrothermal manganese mineralization in the Wallis and Futuna back-arc environment (SW Pacific). Ore Geology Reviews, 87, 126-146.
  • Josso, P., Roberts, S., Damon, A. H. T., Pourret, O. & Herrington, R. J. submitted. Extraction and separation of rare earth elements from hydrothermal metalliferous sediments. Minerals Engineering.

Research interests

  • Geochemistry and geology of ore deposits
  • Mineral resources and processing
  • Oceanic geochemistry
  • Isotope systems for paleoceanographic reconstructions
  • Geochemical modelling