- Category : Science-Chemistry
- Type : GE
- Profile : 5/2 - Heretical / Hermit
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Spirit 1
He specialized in inorganic chemistry at the Institute of Materials in Nantes and Chair of solid state chemistry at the College de France . He was appointed senior member of the Institut Universitaire de France in 1991 for a period of five years and jury of senior members in 1992 . He was awarded the Humboldt Prize in 1992 and the gold medal of the CNRS in 1997.
He was appointed a Knight of the Legion of Honour in 1988 and promoted to officer in 1997.
He died 19 March 1998.