Associate Researcher

  Raphael.Pelissier AT ird DOT fr


Quentin Renard, B. R. Ramesh, G. Muthusankar, Raphaël Pelissier. Data Paper – High Resolution Vegetation Cover Data for the Southern Western Ghats of India. (IFP_ECODATA_VEGETATION). Head of Ecology Department, Institut Français de Pondichéry, e-mail: ifpeco@ifpindia.org. Institut Français de Pondichéry, 12 p., 2010, Pondy Papers in Ecology no. 9. (hal-00481614)
Quentin Renard, G. Muthusankar, Raphaël Pelissier. Data Paper – High-Resolution Topographic and Bioclimatic Data for the Southern Western Ghats of India (IFP_ECODATA_BIOCLIM). Head of Ecology Department, Institut Français de Pondichéry, e-mail: ifpeco@ifpindia.org. Institut Français de Pondichéry, 21 p., 2009, Pondy Papers in Ecology no. 8. (hal-00411120)
Claire Elouard, François Houllier, Jean-Pierre Pascal, Raphaël Pelissier, B.R. Ramesh. Dynamics of the dense moist evergreen forests. Long term monitoring of an experimental station in Kodagu (Karnataka, India). Institut Français de Pondichéry, pp.23, 1997. (hal-00373536)

Conference Papers
Ayyappan N, B.R. Ramesh, Soupramanien Aravajy, S. R. Ramalingam, N. Barathan, et al.. Dynamics of tree diversity in undisturbed Evergreen forest at Uppangala, Central Western Ghats. Paper presented at the Fourth Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2017), Pondicherry University, Mar 2017, Pondicherry, India. pp.293. (hal-02889658)
Ruksan Bose, François Munoz, B.R. Ramesh, Raphael Pelissier. Influence of past and present environmental heterogeneity on the ecology and biogeography of Western Ghats endemic tree species. 53th Annual meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC) - Tropical Ecology and Society Reconciliating Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity, Jun 2016, Montpellier, France. pp.227. (hal-02909404)
Cheryl D. Nath, Raphael Pelissier, Pierre Couteron. Tree growth strategies and turnover in relation to structural groups at a moist tropical forest in the Western Ghats. National Conference on "Forestry in India: Current Challenges and Future Prospects", The Himalayan Forest Research Institute, Nov 2016, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. (hal-02911669)
Cheryl D. Nath, Raphael Pelissier, D.F.R.P Burslem, François Munoz, N. Barathan. Intrinsic and extrinsic influences on tropical tree growth ring formation. 4th International Conference of the Asian Dendrochronological Association, Tribhuvan University, Mar 2015, Kathmandu, India. (hal-02916148)
Cheryl D. Nath, Raphael Pelissier, David F. R. P. Burslem, Cedric Vega. Growth ring formation in south Indian tropical trees, in relation to leaf phenology, stature and dendroecology. 9th International Conference on Dendrochronology, Jan 2014, Melbourne, Australia. (hal-02922145)
Jimmy Le Bec, G. Le Moguédec, Courbaud G, Raphaël Pelissier. Improving individual mortality predictions using individual growth deviations from species growth in a tropical forest. The 19th biennial ISEM Conference - Ecological Modelling for Ecosystem Sustainability in the context of Global Change, Oct 2013, Toulouse, France. (hal-02925397)
Dario De Franceschi, Boura A., Cheryl D. Nath, Raphaël Pélissier. Growth rings in tropical moist evergreen forest trees in South India. TRACE 2011 "Tree Ring in Archaeology, Climatology and Ecology", annual initiative of the 'Association for Tree-Ring Research' (ATR), Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, May 2011, Orléans, France. (hal-02943153)
Cheryl D. Nath, Dario de Franceschi, Boura A., Raphaël Pelissier. Tree age estimation for tropical tree species by direct and indirect methods. Annual Symposium of the British Ecological Society, "Forests and Global Change", British Ecological Society, Mar 2011, Cambridge, India. (hal-02933791)
Cécile Madelaine-Antin, Raphaël Pelissier, Grégoire Vincent, Pierre Couteron. Intra-specific variability of allometric relationships between tree outer dimensions in four species of a tropical monsoon forest in the Western Ghats of India. IUFRO International Conference "Research Priorities in Tropical Silvicuture: Towards New paradigms?", Agropolis International, Nov 2011, Montpellier, France. (hal-02934494)
Narendran Kodandapani, Zhiwei Wang, Raphael Pelissier. Interactions between fire and climate in the Western Ghats, India. Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, Apr 2010, Washington, D.C., United States. (hal-02943733)
P. Dilip Venugopal, Raphaël Pélissier, B.R. Ramesh, K. Belna, Pierre Couteron. Influence of environment and disturbance on the patterns of tropical plant species diversity in Western Ghats, India. 95th ESA Annual Convention 2010, The David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Jul 2010, Pittsburgh, United States. (hal-02943238)

Journal Articles
Anand Osuri, Siddarth Machado, Jayashree Ratnam, Mahesh Sankaran, N. Ayyappan, et al.. Tree diversity and carbon storage cobenefits in tropical human-dominated landscapes. Conservation Letters, Wiley, 2020, 13 (2), pp.e12699. (10.1111/conl.12699). (hal-02443335)
Ruksan Bose, Brahmasamudra Ranganna Ramesh, Raphaël Pélissier, François Munoz. Phylogenetic diversity in the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot reflects environmental filtering and past niche diversification of trees. Journal of Biogeography, Wiley, 2019, 46 (1), pp.145-157. (10.1111/jbi.13464). (hal-02052602)
Maria Dornelas, Andrew Antão, Andrew Moyes, John Bates, Anne Magurran, et al.. BioTIME: A database of biodiversity time series for the Anthropocene. Global Ecology and Biogeography, Wiley, 2018, 27 (7), pp.760 - 786. (10.1111/geb.12729). (hal-01883395)
Jean-Francois Bastin, Ervan Rutishauser, James Kellner, Sassan Saatchi, Raphaël Pélissier, et al.. Pan-tropical prediction of forest structure from the largest trees. Global Ecology and Biogeography, Wiley, 2018, 27 (11), pp.1366-1383. (10.1111/geb.12803). (hal-02102265)
Pierre Ploton, Nicolas Barbier, Pierre Couteron, Cécile Antin, N. Ayyappan, et al.. Toward a general tropical forest biomass prediction model from very high resolution optical satellite images. Remote Sensing of Environment, Elsevier, 2017, 200, pp.140 - 153. (10.1016/j.rse.2017.08.001). (hal-01824235)
Sourabh Pargal, Rakesh Fararoda, Gopalakrishnan Rajashekar, Natesan Balachandran, Maxime Réjou-Méchain, et al.. Inverting Aboveground Biomass?Canopy Texture Relationships in a Landscape of Forest Mosaic in the Western Ghats of India Using Very High Resolution Cartosat Imagery. Remote Sensing, MDPI, 2017, 9 (3), pp.228. (10.3390/rs9030228). (hal-01556328)
Cheryl D. Nath, François Munoz, Raphaël Pélissier, David F. R. P. Burslem, G. Muthusankar. Growth rings in tropical trees: role of functional traits, environment, and phylogeny. Trees - Structure and Function, Springer Verlag, 2016, (10.1007/s00468-016-1442-1). (hal-01357744)
Pierre Ploton, Nicolas Barbier, Stephane Momo Takoudjou, Maxime Réjou-Méchain, Faustin Boyemba Bosela, et al.. Closing a gap in tropical forest biomass estimation : taking crown mass variation into account in pantropical allometries. Biogeosciences, European Geosciences Union, 2016, 13 (5), pp.1571-1585. (10.5194/bg-13-1571-2016). (hal-01358263)
Cécile Antin, Jimmy Le Bec, Narayanan Ayyappan, Bramasamdura Rangana Ramesh, Raphaël Pélissier. Allometric projections of time-related growth trajectories of two coexisting dipterocarp canopy species in India. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 2016, 9 (5-6), pp.1 - 12. (10.1080/17550874.2016.1266403). (hal-01520176)
Ruksan Bose, François Munoz, R. Ramesh, Raphaël Pélissier. Past potential habitats shed light on the biogeography of endemic tree species of the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot, South India. Journal of Biogeography, Wiley, 2016, 43 (5), pp.899 - 910. (10.1111/jbi.12682). (hal-01810322)
Cédric Véga, Udayalakshmi Vepakomma, Jules Morel, Jean-Luc Bader, Gopalakrishnan Rajashekar, et al.. Aboveground-biomass estimation of a complex tropical forest in India using Lidar. Remote Sensing, MDPI, 2015, 7 (8), pp.10607-10625. (10.3390/rs70810607). (hal-02095712)
Jérôme Chave, Maxime Réjou-Méchain, Alberto Búrquez, Emmanuel Chidumayo, Matthew Colgan, et al.. Improved allometric models to estimate the aboveground biomass of tropical trees. Global Change Biology, Wiley, 2014, 20 (10), pp.3177-3190. (10.1111/gcb.12629). (hal-02063299)
François Munoz, Champak Beeravolu Reddy, Raphaël Pelissier, Pierre Couteron. Do spatially-implicit estimates of neutral migration comply with seed dispersal data in tropical forests?. PLoS ONE, Public Library of Science, 2013, 8 (8), (10.1371/journal.pone.0072497). (hal-01268156)
Cécile Antin, Raphaël Pélissier, Grégoire Vincent, Pierre Couteron. Crown allometries are less responsive than stem allometry to tree size and habitat variations in an Indian monsoon forest. Trees - Structure and Function, Springer Verlag, 2013, 27 (5), pp.1485-1495. (10.1007/s00468-013-0896-7). (hal-02313562)
Olivier Hardy, Pierre Couteron, François Munoz, B. Ramesh, Raphaël Pélissier. Phylogenetic turnover in tropical tree communities: impact of environmental filtering, biogeography and mesoclimatic niche conservatism. Global Ecology and Biogeography, Wiley, 2012, 21 (10), pp.1007-1016. (10.1111/j.1466-8238.2011.00742.x). (hal-02313575)
Pierre Ploton, Raphaël Pélissier, Christophe Proisy, Théo Flavenot, Nicolas Barbier, et al.. Assessing aboveground tropical forest biomass using Google Earth canopy images. Ecological Applications, Ecological Society of America, 2012, 22 (3), pp.993-1003. (10.1890/11-1606.1). (hal-02313590)
Quentin Renard, Raphaël Pélissier, B. Ramesh, Narendran Kodandapani. Environmental susceptibility model for predicting forest fire occurrence in the Western Ghats of India. International Journal of Wildland Fire, CSIRO Publishing, 2012, 21 (4), pp.368. (10.1071/WF10109). (hal-02313584)
Cheryl D. Nath, Raphaël Pelissier, B. R. Ramesh, Claude Garcia. Promoting native trees in shade coffee plantations of Southern India: comparison of growth rates with the exotic Grevillea robusta. Agroforestry Systems, Springer Verlag, 2011, 83 (2), pp.107-119. (10.1007/s10457-011-9401-8). (halsde-00677409)
Cheryl Nath, Raphaël Pélissier, B. Ramesh, Claude Garcia. Promoting native trees in shade coffee plantations of southern India: comparison of growth rates with the exotic Grevillea robusta. Agroforestry Systems, Springer Verlag, 2011, 83 (2), pp.107-119. (10.1007/s10457-011-9401-8). (hal-02933781)
Raphael Pelissier, Jean-Pierre Pascal, Ayyappan Narayanan, B.R. Ramesh, S. Aravajy, et al.. Twenty years tree demography in an undisturbed dipterocarp Permanent Sample Plot at Uppangala, Western Ghats of India. Ecology, Ecological Society of America, 2011, 92 (6), 1376 (Data Paper: Ecological Archives E092-115-D1). (hal-02933771)
B. Ramesh, M. Swaminath, Santoshgouda Patil, D. Dasappa, Raphaël Pélissier, et al.. Forest stand structure and composition in 96 sites along environmental gradients in the central Western Ghats of India. Ecology, Ecological Society of America, 2010, 91 (10), pp.3118-3118. (10.1890/10-0133.1). (hal-02313616)
B. Ramesh, P. Dilip Venugopal, Raphaël Pélissier, Santoshgouda Patil, M. Swaminath, et al.. Mesoscale Patterns in the Floristic Composition of Forests in the Central Western Ghats of Karnataka, India. Biotropica, Wiley, 2010, 42 (4), pp.435-443. (10.1111/j.1744-7429.2009.00621.x). (hal-02313619)
Cheryl D. Nath, Raphaël Pélissier, Claude Garcia. Comparative efficiency and accuracy of variable area transects versus square plots for sampling tree diversity and density. Agroforestry Systems, Springer Verlag, 2010, 79 (2), pp.223-236. (10.1007/s10457-009-9255-5). (halsde-00502898)
Champak R. Beeravolu, Pierre Couteron, Raphaël Pélissier, François Munoz. Studying ecological communities from a neutral standpoint: a review of models' structure and parameter estimation. Ecological Modelling, Elsevier, 2009, 220 (20), pp.2603-2610. (10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2009.06.041). (halsde-00454243)
Steen Magnussen, Raphaël Pelissier, F. He, B. R. Ramesh. An assessment of sample-based estimators of tree species richness in two wet tropical forest compartments in Panama and India. International Forestry Review, Commonwealth Forestry Association, 2006, 8 (4), pp.417-431. (10.1505/ifor.8.4.417). (hal-00123528)
Raphaël Pelissier, Jean-Pierre Pascal. Two-year tree growth patterns investigated from monthly girth records using dendrometer bands in a wet evergreen forest in India. Journal of Tropical Ecology, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2000, 16 (3), pp.429-446. (10.1017/S0266467400001498). (hal-02309790)
Raphaël Pelissier. Tree spatial patterns in three contrasting plots of a southern Indian tropical moist evergreen forest. Journal of Tropical Ecology, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 1998, 14 (1), pp.1-16. (10.1017/S0266467498000017). (hal-02309805)
Bernard Riera, Raphaël Pelissier, François Houllier. Caracterisation d'une Mosaique Forestiere et de sa Dynamique en Foret Tropicale Humide Sempervirente1. Biotropica, Wiley, 1998, 30 (2), pp.251-260. (10.1111/j.1744-7429.1998.tb00059.x). (hal-02309807)
Raphaël Pelissier, Jean-Pierre Pascal, Francois Houllier, Henri Laborde. Impact of selective logging on the dynamics of a low elevation dense moist evergreen forest in the Western Ghats (South India). Forest Ecology and Management, Elsevier, 1998, 105 (1-3), pp.107-119. (10.1016/S0378-1127(97)00275-2). (hal-02262365)
Clémentine Gimaret-Carpentier, Raphaël Pelissier, Jean-Pierre Pascal, François Houllier. Sampling strategies for the assessment of tree species diversity. Journal of Vegetation Science, Wiley, 1998, 9 (2), pp.161-172. (10.2307/3237115). (hal-02309794)

Quentin Renard, Raphaël Pélissier. Modeling of fire occurrences in the Western Ghats of India. Internal study report. [Research Report] Institut Français de Pondichéry. 2009, 153 p. (hal-02947247)
Raphael Pelissier, B.R. Ramesh. Synthesis of 15 years of scientific research in Uppangala Permanent Forest Plot, Western Ghats of Karnataka. Internal report. [Research Report] Institut Français de Pondichéry. 2008. (hal-02957136)
Raphaël Pélissier63, Ayyappan Narayanan, Champak Reddy Beeravolu, K. Belna, S. Ramalingam, et al.. Organisation spatiale de la diversité des arbres des forêts tropicales aux échelles régionales : enjeux méthodologiques et application dans les Ghâts occidentaux de l’Inde. [Research Report] Institut Français de Pondichéry; MEDD. 2008, p. 149-163. (hal-02957131)

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