Trained in anthropology (Lab. Paleontology of Marseilles), he received a doctorate in geology and a doctorate in odontology and became the dentist of the oldest Catalan: Homo Erectus from Tautavel 450,000 years old. Therefore, he moved on all search fields: in Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia where Mary Leakey, Maurice Taieb, Yves Coppens and Donald Johanson discovered the Australopithecus.
In 1986, he recreated one of the oldest hominine jaws : Australopithecus Garusi aged 4 million years. His research at CNRS, with Bernard Puech (Mozart's skull ...), are devoted to the identification
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