Department Publication Ecology

2012

Peer-reviewed journal articles

ZENIL H., DELAHAYE J.-P. and GAUCHEREL C., 2012. Image characterization and classification by physical complexity Complexity, 17 (3) : 26-42, DOI: 10.1002/cplx.20388, [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

CELLIER P., 2012. Macroécologie des arbres endémiques des Ghâts Occidentaux (Inde) : aspects bioclimatiques, biogéographiques et enjeux pour leurs conservations Master 2Pro Dissertation (Ingénierie en Ecologie et en Gestion de la Biodiversité) : University Montpellier 2, Montpellier, 56 p., Advisors: F. Munoz & R. Pélissier.
DEJOUHANET L., 2012. « Unclear Occupation » : La filière des plantes ayurvédiques : Paradoxes et limites de la gestion publique des ressources forestières au Kérala (Inde) Ph.D. Thesis : Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, Paris, 556 p., Advisor: F. Landy.
2011

CD-ROMs

VASANTHY G., 2011. Palynology and certain aspects of histology of the Vernonieae (Asteraceae) in South India [PDF on CD-ROM] Collection Ecologie; 47, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, ISBN: 978-81-8470-183-8,

Book chapters

GARCIA C., GHAZOUL J. and KUSHALAPPA C.G., 2011. Geographical Indications and Landscape Labelling in Kodagu District, India In: Ottaviani D.,N.E.H. Scialabba (ed), Payment for Ecosystem Services and Food Security, FAO, Rome, p. 190-197, ISBN: 978-92-5-106796-3, [Publisher link]
GHAZOUL J., GARCIA C. and KUSHALAPPA C.G., 2011. Landscape Labelling Approaches to PES : Bundling Services, Products and Stewards In: Ottaviani D.,N.E.H. Scialabba (ed), Payment for Ecosystem Services and Food Security, FAO, Rome, p. 170-189, ISBN: 978-92-5-106796-3, [Publisher link]

Peer-reviewed journal articles

ARNAN X., GAUCHEREL C. and ANDERSEN A., 2011. Dominance and species co-occurrence in highly diverse ant communities: a test of the interstitial hypothesis and discovery of a three-tiered competition cascade Oecologia, 166 (3) : 783-794, [Publisher link]
BAL P., NATH C.D., NANAYA K.M., KUSHALAPPA C.G. and GARCIA C., 2011. Erratum to: Elephants also like coffee: Trends and drivers of human-elephant conflicts in coffee agroforestry landscapes of Kodagu, Western Ghats, India Environmental Management, 48 (2) : 263-275, DOI : 10.1007/s00267-011-9718-0., [Publisher link]
BAL P., NATH C.D., NANAYA K.M., KUSHALAPPA C.G. and GARCIA C., 2011. Elephants Also Like Coffee: Trends and Drivers of Human–Elephant Conflicts in Coffee Agroforestry Landscapes of Kodagu, Western Ghats, India Environmental Management, 47 (5) : 789-801, [Publisher link]
CHADOEUF J., CERTAIN G., BELLIER E., BAR-HEN A., COUTERON P., MONESTIEZ P. and BRETAGNOLLE V., 2011. Estimating inter-group interaction radius for point processes with nested spatial structures Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 55 (1) : 627-640, [Publisher link]
GADGIL M., RANJIT DANIELS R.J., GANESHAIAH K.N., PRASAD S.N., MURTHY M.S.R., RAMESH B.R. and SUBRAMANIAN K.A., 2011. Mapping ecologically sensitive, significant and salient areas of Western Ghats: proposed protocols and methodology Current Science, 100 (2) : 175-182, [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., 2011. Wavelet analysis to detect regime shifts in animal movement Computational Ecology and Software, 1 (2) : 69-85, [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., 2011. Self-organization of patchy landscapes: hidden optimization of ecological processes Journal of Ecosystem & Ecography, 1 (2) : DOI: 10.4172/2157-7625.1000105, [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., MUNOZ F. and BÉRARD S., 2011. Equation against Algorithm: differences and choosing between them? Acta Biotheoretica, 59 (1) : 67-79, [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., SALOMON L. and LABONNE J., 2011. Variable self-similar sinuosity properties within simulated river networks Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 36 (10) : 1313-1320, [Publisher link]
GUILLERME S., KUMAR B.M., MENON A., HINNEWINKEL C., MAIRE E. and SANTHOSKUMAR A.V., 2011. Impacts of public policies and farmer preferences on agroforestry practices in Kerala, India Environmental Management, 48 (2) : 351-364, [Publisher link]
JØRGENSEN P.S, BONHOMME V., EZARD T.H.G., POISOT T., SALGUERO-GOMEZ R., VIZZINI SALVATRICE and ZIMMERMANN N., 2011. A global network of next generation ecologists INTECOL Bulletin, 5 (2) : 3-5, [Publisher link]
MACURA B., ZORONDO-RODRIGUEZ F., GRAU-SATORRAS M., DEMPS K., LAVAL M., GARCIA C. and REYES-GARCIA V., 2011. Local community attitudes toward forests outside protected areas in India. Impact of legal awareness, trust, and participation Ecology and Society, 16 (3) : 10, [Publisher link]
NATH C.D., PÉLISSIER R., RAMESH B.R. and GARCIA C., 2011. Promoting native trees in shade coffee plantations of southern India: comparison of growth rates with the exotic Grevillea robusta Agroforestry Systems, 83 (2) : 107-119, [Publisher link]
PÉLISSIER R., PASCAL J.-P., AYYAPPAN N., RAMESH B.R., ARAVAJY S. and RAMALINGAM S., 2011. Twenty years of tree demography in an undisturbed dipterocarp Permanent Sample Plot at Uppangala, Western Ghats of India Ecology, 92 (6) : 1376. Data Paper: Ecological Archives E092-115, [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

ALET J., 2011. What are the possible current and future dynamics of agroforestry and agricultural landscapes in the Western Ghats (Southern India)? A case study: Kottoli, a village in Coorg Masters Dissertation : AgroParisTech – ENGREF & Institut Français de Pondichéry, Montpellier & Pondicherry, 63 p., Advisors: C. Gaucherel C. Garcia.
BOUCHET D., 2011. Endemism in the evergreen and semi-evergreen forests of the Western Ghats (India): understand its distribution pattern as a first step towards the reassessment of conservation priorities Masters Dissertation (Sciences De l'Univers, Environnement et Écologie) : Institut Français de Pondichéry & CNRS, Pondicherry & Paris, 41 p., Advisors: C. Gaucherel & B.R. Ramesh.
LE BEC J., 2011. Modélisation de la mortalité des arbres en forêt tropicale humide : dispositif permanent d’Uppangala dans les Ghâts occidentaux d’Inde Master 2R Dissertation (Science et Technologie du Vivant et de l'Environnement, Spécialité Ecologie, Biodiversité, Evolution) : Université Paris Sud, Paris, 45 p., Advisors: R. Pélissier & C. Courbaud.
STEPHEN A., 2011. Pollen analysis of lake sediments, surface soils and leaf trait measurements in the Eastern Ghats, India PhD Thesis : Department of Botany, Madras Christian College (Autonomous) (Affiliated to University of Madras), Chennai, Advisor: C. Livingstone.

Reports

KUSHALAPPA C.G., GARCIA C., YENUGULA R. and VAAST P., 2011. Connecting Environmental Services and Market Values of Coffee Agroforestry (CAFNET) project. Final Report - India Regional Center College of Forestry, University of College of Agricultural Sciences, Ponnampet, 114 p.,
LEROY M., GARCIA C., AUBERT P.-M., VENDÉ J., BERNARD C., BRAMS J., CARON C., JUNKER C., PAYET G. and RIGAL S., 2011. Thinking the Future: Coffee, Forests and People. Conservation and Development in Kodagu AgroParisTech -ENGREF, Paris, 90 p.,
LUSTIG A., 2011. Cyclostationnarity analysis of Enso memory. Part of the INC ("Incendies Nouvelle Caledonie") ANR project: Improvement of fire management for biodiversity conservation in New Caledonia by developing a comprehensive understanding of the climatic, ecological and social drivers of fire 34 p., Student Report presented to the Departement of Bioinformatics and Modeling, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon, France and to the Departement of Computer Sciences in collaboration with the Complex Systems Insitute IXXI, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France.
RAO V., 2011. Impact of Grevillea Robusta Composition on Bird Diversity in Coffee Plantations in Cauvery Watershed Area of Coorg District Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 42 p.,
2010

CD-ROMs

RAMESH B.R., AYYAPPAN N., GRARD P., PROSPERI J., ARAVAJY S. and PASCAL J.-P., 2010. BIOTIK : Biodiversity Informatics and co-Operation in Taxonomy for Interactive Shared Knowledge Base. Western Ghats v.1.0. A multimedia identification system of evergreen tree species of the Western Ghats, India [DVD & Online Application] Collection Ecologie; 46, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, ISBN: 978-81-8470-168-5, [Publisher link]

Book chapters

GARCIA C., PÉLISSIER R., MARIE-VIVIEN D. and RAMESH B.R., 2010. Biodiversité In: Landy F. (ed), Dictionnaire de l'Inde contemporaine, Armand Colin, Paris, p. 84-85, ISBN: 978-2-200-35247-9,
PÉLISSIER R. and RAMESH B.R., 2010. Flore In: Landy F. (ed), Dictionnaire de l'Inde contemporaine, Armand Colin, Paris, p. 224-225, ISBN: 978-2-200-35247-9,

Peer-reviewed journal articles

ANUPAMA K., PRASAD S., PONNUCHAMY R. and STEPHEN A., 2010. Facets of applied palynology at the French Institute of Pondicherry over the last fifty years Journal of Palynology, 46 ('Vistas of Palynological Science', Prof. M.S. Swaminathan Festschrift volume) : 343-363,
GARCIA C., BHAGWAT S.A., GHAZOUL J., NATH C.D., NANAYA K.M., KUSHALAPPA C.G., RAGHURAMULU Y., NASI R. and VAAST P., 2010. Biodiversity Conservation in Agricultural Landscapes: Challenges and Opportunities of Coffee Agroforests in the Western Ghats, India Conservation Biology, 24 (2) : 479-488, [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., BALASUBRAMANIAN M., KARUNAKARAN P.V., RAMESH B.R., MUTHUSANKAR G., HÉLY C. and COUTERON P., 2010. At which scales does landscape structure influence the spatial distribution of elephants in the Western Ghats (India)? Journal of Zoology, 280 (2) : 185-194, [Publisher link]
LO SEEN D., RAMESH B.R., NAIR K.M., MARTIN M., ARROUAYS D. and BOURGEON G., 2010. Soil carbon stocks, deforestation and land-cover changes in the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot (India) Global Change Biology, 16 (6) : 1777–1792, [Publisher link]
MINOBE S., FUKUI S., SAIKI R., KAJITA T., CHANGTRAGOON S., AINI N., SHUKOR A.B., LATIFF A., RAMESH B.R. and KOIZUMI O., 2010. Highly differentiated population structure of a mangrove species, Bruguiera gymnorhiza (Rhizophoraceae) revealed by one nuclear GapCp and one chloroplast intergenic spacer trnF–trnL Conservation Genetics, 11 (1) : 301-310, [Publisher link]
NATH C.D., PÉLISSIER R. and GARCIA C., 2010. Comparative efficiency and accuracy of variable area transects versus square plots for sampling tree diversity and density Agroforestry Systems, 79 (2) : 223-236, [Publisher link]
RAJANIKANTH A., AGARWAL A. and STEPHEN A., 2010. An integrated inquiry of early cretaceous flora, Palar Basin, India Phytomorphology, 60 : 21-28,
RAMAN A. and PRASAD S., 2010. Two-hundred year changes in plant-species composition: a case study of Madras city in the Coromandel Coast, Peninsular India International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, 36 (4) : 205-214, [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., SWAMINATH M.H., PATIL S.V., DASAPPA, PÉLISSIER R., VENUGOPAL P.D., ARAVAJY S., ELOUARD C. and RAMALINGAM S., 2010. Forest stand structure and composition in 96 sites along environmental gradients in the central Western Ghats of India Ecology, 91 (10) : 3118-3118, [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., VENUGOPAL P.D., PÉLISSIER R., SWAMINATH M.H. and COUTERON P., 2010. Mesoscale patterns in the floristic composition of forests in the central Western Ghats of Karnataka, India Biotropica, 42 (4) : 435-443, [Publisher link]
VENUGOPAL P.D., 2010. Population density estimates of agamid lizards in human-modified habitats of the Western Ghats, India Herpetological Journal, 20 (2) : 69-76, [Publisher link]

Conference papers (published)

AULONG S., BORNE F., MUTHUSANKAR G., RAMESH B.R. and [et al.], 2010. Socio-economic assessment of farmers' vulnerability as water users subject to global change stressors in the hard rock of Southern India. The SHIVA ANR project In: Fabre J.-C., Louchart X., Muller J.-P. (ed), LandMod 2010: International Conference on Integrative Landscape Modelling, Montpellier, February 3-5, 2010, Editions Quæ, 13 p., [Publisher link]

Working Papers

PLOTON P., 2010. Analyzing canopy heterogeneity of the tropical forests by texture analysis of very-high resolution images - A case study in the Western Ghats of India [E-Paper] Pondy Paper in Ecology; no. 10, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 77 p., [Publisher link]
RENARD Q., RAMESH B.R., MUTHUSANKAR G. and PÉLISSIER R., 2010. High-Resolution vegetation cover data for the Southern Western Ghats of India (IFP_ECODATA_VEGETATION) [E-Paper] Pondy Papers in Ecology; 9, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 12 p., [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

BEERAVOLU REDDY C., 2010. Écologie des communautés neutralistes : inférence des paramètres des modèles à l'aide de la composition spécifique en forêt tropicale Ph.D. Thesis : Université Montpellier 2, en partenariat avec AMAP, 174 p., Advisors: P. Couteron & R. Pélissier.
LE BEC J., 2010. Réflexion sur l'intégration de la diversité spécifique dans la modélisation de la dynamique des peuplements forestiers : dispositif d'Uppangala dans les Ghâts occidentaux du sud de l'Inde Mémoire de stage à l'étranger, Formation des Ingénieurs Forestiers : ENGREF, Nancy, France, 25 p., Advisor: R. Pélissier.
PÉLISSIER R., 2010. Mésoécologie de la diversité des forêts tropicales humides. Habilitation à diriger des recherches Université Montpellier 2, 129 p., [Publisher link]
PLOTON P., 2010. Analyzing canopy heterogeneity of tropical forests by texture analysis of very-high resolution images M.Sc. Thesis : Wageningen University and Ecole Supérieure d'Agriculture d'Angers, 88 p., Advisors: R. Pélissier, J. Den Ouden. & J. Clevers. [Publisher link]
SATORRAS M.G., 2010. Ecological knowledge and use of natural resources, are they related? A study case among tribal communities in Kodagu district (Karnataka, India). B.Sc. 'Environmental Sciences' Final Project Universtat Autonoma de Barcelona, Ethnoecology Laboratory (ITA, UAB) & French Institute of Pondicherry, Barcelona & Pondicherry, 83 p., [Publisher link]

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