Scientific Production

Scientific Production

15/04/2014

The list below contains the scientific production of the French Institute of Pondicherry from 2009 onwards. It includes books, edited books, CD-ROMs, maps, book chapters, articles, published conference papers, theses, reports, working papers, awards and other miscellaneous publications.

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2003

Conference papers (published)

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RAMESH B.R., KARUNAKARAN P.V. and BALASUBRAMANIAN M., 2003. Conservation strategy for RET and endemic plant species of Kerala, In: Kallarackal J., Swarupanandan K., Sharma J.K. (ed), Proceedings of the Workshop on Conservation and Research needs of the Rare, Endangered and Threatened (RET) tree species in Kerala part of the Western Ghats, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi, Kerala, p. 13-17.
TAIEB M., PRABHU C.N., SHANKAR R.K., ANUPAMA K. and VIDAL L., 2003. Global climatic and environmental changes during the last 125 Kyr. Comparison of the East African lake sediments data with the records of two marine cores from Eastern Arabian Sea, In: Anupama K., Achyuthan H. (ed), Late Quaternary Environment Change: Emerging Issues Proceedings of the International PAGES Workshop and training programme, 10th-15th February 2003, and the common seminar at Anna University, Chennai, 8th February 2003, Publication du Départment d'Écologie; 42, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 139-144, ISBN: 978-81-8470-113-5. [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

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GARCIA C., 2003. Les forêts sacrées de Kodagu: valeur écologique, rôle social et implications pour la conservation de la biodiversité (État du Karnataka, Inde) [Ph.D thesis], Université Claude Bernard, Lyon I, 231 p..
PALAYAN D., 2003. Structure et fonctionnement d'un agro-écosystème touché par la crise de l'eau en Inde du sud : Etude de cas autour des réservoirs d’eau de deux villages du district de Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu [Mémoire de Maîtrise], UFR de Géographie, Université Paris 1, 139 p..
ROUSSARY A., 2003. Aspects socio-économiques du déclin de la gestion communautaire des ressources en eau en Inde semi-aride: l’exemple de Satyamangalam, Pudukkottai district, Tamil Nadu [Mémoire de Maîtrise], UFR de Géographie, Université Paris 1, 120 p..

Reports

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MURTHY M.S.R., RAMESH B.R., GIRIRAJ A., PATIL S. V. and [et al.], 2003. Habitate analysis of endemics and conservation zoning in wet evergreen forest of Tirunelveli hills (Tamil Nadu, India) using remote sensing and GIS, National Remote Sensing Agency, Hyderabad, 38 p..
RAMESH B.R., LO SEEN D., KARUNAKARAN P.V., BALASUBRAMANIAN M. and MUTHUSANKAR G., 2003. Conservation review for rationalization of protected area network in Kerala. Final report of the consultancy under the Kerala Forestry project funded by the World Bank, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 112 p..
RAMESH B.R., KARUNAKARAN P.V., BALASUBRAMANIAN M., LO SEEN D. and KALER O.P., 2003. A brief outline of Biodiversity Conservation Strategy and Action Plan for Kerala [An abridged version of the report of the Biodiversity Expert Consultancy under the World Bank Aided Kerala Forestry Project], Kerala Forest and Wildlife Department, Kerala, 171 p..
2002

Edited books

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DEPOMMIER D. and RAMAKRISHNAN P.S. (ed.), 2002. Traditional ecological knowledge, conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development. Proceedings of the Indo-French Colloquium at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 16 Ocotber 2001, Publication du Départment d'Écologie; 41, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 230 p., ISBN: 978-81-8470-108-1. [Publisher link]

Maps

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DE FRANCESCHI D., RAMESH B.R. and PASCAL J.-P., 2002. Forest Map of South India. 5. Coimbatore-Thrissur [Map], Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, ISBN: 978-81-8470-109-8, Scale: 1: 250,000. [Publisher link]

Book chapters

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DEMENOIS J., HEURTAUX A. and DEPOMMIER D., 2002. Managerial and legal issues of teak plantations in the farmlands of South India, In: Mohanan C., Chacko K. C., Seethalakshmi K. K., [et al.] (ed), Policy and legal issues in cultivation and utilization of bamboo, rattan and forest trees in private and community lands, Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi, p. 149-154. [Publisher link]

Peer-reviewed journal articles

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JAYATISSA L.P., GUERO M.C., HETTIARACHCHI S. and KOEDAM N., 2002. Changes in vegetation cover and socio-economic transitions in a Coastal Lagoon (Kalametiya, Sri Lanka), As observed by teledetection and ground truthing, can be attributed to an upstream irrigation scheme, Environment, Development and Sustainability, 4 (2) : 167-183. [Publisher link]
MURALI K.S., MURTHY I.K. and RAVINDRANATH N.H., 2002. Joint Forest Management in India and its ecological impacts, Environmental Management and Health, 13 (5) : 512-528. [Publisher link]
MURTHY I.K., MURALI K.S., HEGDE G.T., BHAT P.R. and RAVINDRANATH N.H., 2002. A comparative analysis of regeneration in natural forests and joint forest management plantations in Uttara Kannada District, Western Ghats, Current Science, 83 (11) : 1358-1364. [Publisher link]
PATIL S.V., 2002. Evaluation of promising genotypes S1635 under irrigated conditions of Southern India, Indian Journal of Sericulture, 41 (2) : 160-161.
PATIL S.V., 2002. Selection indexes for leaf yield parameters in mulberry (Morus alba L), Advances in Plant Sciences, 15 (2) : 559-564.
PATIL S.V., MALLIKARJUNAPPA R.S. and ESWARA RAO M.S., 2002. Heritability and correlation for leaf yield parameters in mulberry (Morus alba L.), Advances in Plant Sciences, 15 (2) : 565-571.

Conference papers (published)

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ANUPAMA K., ARAVAJY S. and PRASAD S., 2002. Pollen and ecological studies in the Southern Eastern Ghats: a new methodological approach, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Conservation of Eastern Ghats, March 24-26, 2002, Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI) jointly with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams ; co-hosted by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, p. 88-102.
CASSOU J. and DEPOMMIER D., 2002. Management and dynamics of Palmyra (Borassus Flabellifer L.) stands in Tamil Nadu: the end of a traditional agroforestry system?, In: Depommier D., Ramakrishnan P.S. (ed), Traditional ecological knowledge, conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development. Proceedings of the Indo-French Colloquium at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 16 Ocotber 2001, Publication du Départment d'Écologie; 41, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 210-223, ISBN: 978-81-8470-108-1. [Publisher link]
COLLIN S., PLAZA CH., DEPOMMIER D., DAHDOUH-GUEBAS F., PROSPERI J. and KOEDAM N., 2002. Multipurpose uses and fishery related importance of the mangroves of East Godavari delta, Andhra Pradesh, India, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Conservation of Eastern Ghats, March 24-26, 2002, Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI) jointly with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams ; co-hosted by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, p. 300-307.
CURMI P., 2002. Soils and water : the small watersheds approach, In: Cohen P., Janakarajan S. (ed), Water management in rural South India and Sri Lanka. Emerging themes and critical issues. Proceedings of the Indo-French Round Table at the French Institute of Pondicherry, 31 October 2001, Publications du département des sciences sociales; 7, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 169-175, ISBN: 978-81-8470-112-8. [Publisher link]
DEPOMMIER D., 2002. The tree behind the forest: ecology and economic importance of traditional agroforestry systems and multiple uses of trees in India, In: Depommier D., Ramakrishnan P. S. (ed), Traditional ecological knowledge, conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development. Proceedings of the Indo-French Colloquium at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 16 Ocotber 2001, Publication du Départment d'Écologie; 41, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 42-58, ISBN: 978-81-8470-108-1. [Publisher link]
DEPOMMIER D., LAURENT J., DEMENOIS J., HEURTAUX A. and GRARD P., 2002. Multipurpose trees and agroforestry practices for sustainable development and conservation of the environment in South India. Linear plantations and live fences in the drylands of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Conservation of Eastern Ghats, March 24-26, 2002, held at Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, Environment Protection Training and Research Institute and Jointly with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, Hyderabad, Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI) jointly with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams ; co-hosted by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, p. 161-168.
GRARD P., PROSPERI J. and DEPOMMIER D., 2002. New tools for capacity building in taxonomy and environment management: an application on mangrove species, In: Depommier D., Ramakrishnan P. S. (ed), Traditional ecological knowledge, conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development. Proceedings of the Indo-French Colloquium at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 16 October 2001, Publication du Départment d'Écologie; 41, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 155-173, ISBN: 978-81-8470-108-1. [Publisher link]
PROSPERI J., GRARD P., DEPOMMIER D. and RAMESH B.R., 2002. A computer aided identification system on mangrove species. New tool for biodiversity assessment capacity building in taxonomy and information dissemination, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Conservation of Eastern Ghats, March 24-26, 2002. Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI) jointly with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams ; co-hosted by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, p. 595-601.
RAMESH B.R., 2002. Biodiversity conservation and management, In: Depommier D., . Ramakrishnan P.S (ed), Traditional ecological knowledge, conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development. Proceedings of the Indo-French Colloquium at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 16 Ocotber 2001, 44 : Publication du Départment d'Écologie; 41, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 86-100. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., 2002. Evergreen forests of the Biligirirangan hills, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Conservation of Eastern Ghats, March 24-26, 2002. Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI) jointly with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams ; co-hosted by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, p. 103-108.

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

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COLLIN S., 2002. Ethnobotanical and fishery-related importance of the mangrove of East-Godavari Delta, Andhra Pradesh, MSc Thesis : Vrije Univerisiteit Brussel and Rijksuniversiteit Antwerpen / Institut Français de Pondichéry, Brussel, 106 p., M.Sc-Ecological Marine Management.

Reports

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DHAR U. and RAMESH B.R., 2002. Report on wild plant biodiversity: thematic biodiversity and action plan. Prepared under National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan coordinated by G.B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development, Almora. Funded by Global Environment Facility through UNDP .
PEDRONO M. and SUGANTHAN S., 2002. Effect of forest management on herpetological community in Kalakad-Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve : toward alternative habitats? Mission report January-September 2001 for the Forest Department, Chennai, French Institute of Pondicherry, Pondicherry, 7 p..
SINGH J.S. and RAMESH B.R., 2002. Report on Natural Terrestrial Ecosystems. Prepared under National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan coordinated by Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. Funded by Global Environment Facility through UNDP .
2001

Books

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MEHER-HOMJI V.M., 2001. Bioclimatology and plant geography of Peninsular India, Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, 199 p., ISBN: 81-7233-226-2.

Edited books

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COX M.C. and ELOUARD C. (ed.), 2001. Proceedings of 6th Round Table Conference on Dipterocarps held at Bangalore, India from Feb. 8-12, 1999, Round Table Conference on Dipterocarps; 6, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, 217 p., ISBN: 1-74067-114-7.
GUNNELL Y. and RADHAKRISHNA B.P. (ed.), 2001. Sahyadri : the great escarpment of the Indian Subcontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(1 & 2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, 1054 p, ISBN: v.1. 81-85867-45-3 ; v.2. 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]

Book chapters

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BOURGEON G., 2001. A survey of soils and weathering patterns through land system mapping in the Western Ghats regions, In: GUNNELL Y., RADHAKRISHNA B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the Great Escarpment of the Indian Subcontinent, Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 855-904, ISBN: 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]
CANER L. and BOURGEON G., 2001. Andisols of Nilgiri Highlands: new insight into their classification, age and genesis, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 905-918, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. Fluvial routing systems and the signature of onshore denudation in the offshore sedimentary record of Western India, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: The Great Escarpment of the Indian Subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), 1 : Memoir; 47(1), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 279-292, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. Dynamics and kinematics of rifting and uplift at the western continental margin of India: insights from geophysics and numerical models, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: The Great Escarpment of the Indian Subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), 1 : Memoir; 47(1), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 475-496, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. The interaction between geological structure and global tectonics in multistoreyed landscape development: a denudation model for the south India shield, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(1), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 599-644, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. The influence of neotectonics and neo-epeirogeny on the morphology of the Western Ghats and peninsular India, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 645-662, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3, Memoir ; 47(2). [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. An analysis of the steep climosequence in the rainshadow of the Western Ghats: theoretical and palaeoenvironmental implications, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 779-788, ISBN: 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. The influence of passive margin uplifts on surface air flow systems in the tropics: evidence from the Western Ghats, past and present, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 791-816, ISBN: 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. Environmental changes in the Western Ghats during the quaternary, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 817-832, ISBN: 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2001. Biogeography in penisular India: the uplift of the Western Ghats as a driving mechanism for environmental changes, faunistic impoerishment and the development of refugia - a hypothesis, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 935-941, ISBN: 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y. and GALLAGHER K., 2001. Short- and long-term denudation rates in cratonic environments: estimates for Precambrian Karnataka (South India), In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: The Great Escarpment of the Indian Subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(1), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 445-461, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y. and LOUCHET A., 2001. Rock hardness and long-term divergent weathering as factors of relief development in the charnockite massifs of south Asia: evidence from apatite fission-track analysis, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 695-717, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y. and MICHON R., 2001. Exploring the relief of peninsular India using Digitial Elevation models, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: The Great Escarpment of the Indian Subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(1), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 11-37, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y. and MICHON R., 2001. Morphology and scarp recession rates of the Western Ghats escarpment, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri : The Great Escarpment of the Indian Subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(1), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 89-122, ISBN: 81-85867-45-3. [Publisher link]
PASCAL J.-P., 2001. Floristic composition and distribution of evergreen forest in the Western Ghats, India, In: Gunnell Y., Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats). Memoir, Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 961-971, ISBN: 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., 2001. Patterns of richness and endemism of arborescent species in the evergreen forests of the Western Ghats, India, In: Ganeshaiah K. N., Uma Shaanker R., Bawa K. S. (ed), Tropical Ecosystems: Structure, Diversity and Human Welfare, Proceedings of the International Conference on Tropical Ecosystems: Structure, Diversity and Human Welfare, Bangalore (15 th – 18 th July 2001), Oxford & IBH, New Delhi, p 539-544, Avaialable.

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