Study mission to the tsunami hazard on the French Mediterranean coast on behalf of the Atomic Energy Commission (freelance).
- Field survey of tsunami triggered by the earthquake in the Boumerdes-Zemmouri 21 More 2003 ;
- Archival research on the events had an impact on the French Mediterranean coast since the eighteenth century.
Mission carried out as part of the ANR TSUMOD (programme CATELL).
Sahal, A. : Synthesis Report for the "Département Analyse Surveillance Environnement", Effects of tsunamis in the western Mediterranean, Establishment of a database of observation, C.E.A., D.A.S.E., 2007.
Sahal, A., Roger, J., Allgeyer, S., Lemaire, B., Hébert, H., Schindelé, F., and Lavigne, F.: The tsunami triggered by the 21 May 2003 Boumerdes-Zemmouri (Algeria) earthquake: field investigations on the French Mediterranean coast and tsunami modelling, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 1823-1834, doi:10.5194/nhess-9-1823-2009, 2009. Download the article