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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2006

Peer-reviewed journal articles

(9)
COUTERON P., BARBIER N. and GAUTIER D., 2006. Textural ordination based on Fourier spectral decomposition: a method to analyze and compare landscape patterns, Landscape Ecology, 21 (4) : 555-567. [Publisher link]
DAHDOUH-GUEBAS F., COLLIN S., LO SEEN D., RÖNNBÄCK P., DEPOMMIER D., RAVISHANKAR T. and KOEDAM N., 2006. Analysing ethnobotanical and fishery-related importance of mangroves of the East-Godavari Delta (Andhra Pradesh, India) for conservation and management purposes, Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2 (1) : 1-22. [Publisher link]
DURAND N., GUNNELL Y., CURMI P. and AHMAD S.M., 2006. Pathways of calcrete on weathered silicate rocks in Tamil Nadu, India: mineralogy, chemistry and paleoenvironmental implications, Sedimentary Geology, 192 : 1-18. [Publisher link]
GARCIA C., PASCAL J.-P. and KUSHALAPPA C.G., 2006. Les forêts sacrées du Kodagu en Inde : écologie et religion, Bois et Forêts des Tropiques, 288 (2) : 5-23. [Publisher link]
KARUNAKARAN P.V., 2006. Neelakurinji - is it fire tolerant?, Malabar Trogon, 4 : 9.
MAGNUSSEN S., PÉLISSIER R. and RAMESH B.R., 2006. An assessment of sample-based estimators of tree species richness in two wet tropical forest compartments in Panama and India, International Forestry Review, 8 (4) : 417-431. [Publisher link]
MURTHY M.S.R., PUJAR G.S. and GIRIRAJ A., 2006. Geoinformatics-based management of biodiversity from landscape to species scale- An Indian perspective, Current Science, 91 (11) : 1477-1485. [Publisher link]
MUTHURAMKUMAR S., AYYAPPAN N., PARTHASARATHY N., MUDDAPPA D., SHANKAR RAMAN T.R., ARTHUR SELWYN M. and ARUL PRAGASAN L., 2006. Plant community structure in tropical rainforest fragments of the Western Ghats, India, Biotropica, 38 (2) : 143-160. [Publisher link]
RIVIERE T., NATARAJAN K. and DREYFUS B., 2006. Spatial distribution of ectomycorrhizal Basidiomycete Russula subsect. Foetentinae populations in a primary dipterocarp rainforest, Mycorrhiza, 16 (2) : 143-148. [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

(1)
COUTERON P., 2006. Statistiques spatiales appliquées à l'étude de la végétation : un lien entre structures et processus dynamiques. Mémoire d'Habilitation à diriger des recherches., Université de Montpellier II, Montpellier, 69 p.. [Publisher link]

Reports

(2)
KARUNAKARAN P.V. and FRANC J., 2006. Biodiversity Conservation and Rural Livelihoods Improvement Project (BCRILP). Indicative Plan of Agasthiyamalai Landscape (Biodiversity Component). Consultancy Report Submitted (through PEACE CONSORTIUM, New Delhi) to Project Tiger Office, Ministry of Environment and Forests, New Delhi.
PORTIN B., 2006. Some results on the diameter growth of 59 endemics of the medium elevation wet evergreen forests in the Western Ghats, ENGREF & IFP, Nancy, France & Pondicherry, 31 p..
2005

CD-ROMs

(2)
PATIL S.V., 2005. Maram. Multipurpose tree database for agroecosystem research and appropriate management [CD-ROM], Collection Ecologie; 43, Institut Français de Pondichéry / CIRAD, Pondicherry. [Publisher link]
PROSPERI J., RAMESH B.R., GRARD P., DEPOMMIER D., JAYATISSA L.P. and ARAVAJY S., 2005. Mangroves v.1.0. A multimedia identification system of mangroves species of South-East India and Sri Lanka [CD-ROM], Collection Ecologie; 44, Institut Français de Pondichéry / CIRAD, Pondicherry. [Publisher link]

Book chapters

(1)
GRARD P. and PORDIÉ L., 2005. Rethinking taxonomy in the age of technology : perspectives and limitations of a new informatics tool for conservation in the Himalayas, In: Aumeeruddy-Thomas Y., Karki M., Gurung K., Parajuli D. (ed), Himalayan medicinal and aromatic plants, balancing use and conservation [Proceedings of the Regiongal Workshop on Wise Practices and Experiential Learning in Conservation and Management of Himalayan Medicinal Plants December 15-20, 2002, Kathmandu, Nepal], His Majesty's Government of Nepal, Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation, Nepal, p. 514-518, ISBN: 999333-761-9-1.

Peer-reviewed journal articles

(9)
AYYAPPAN N. and PARTHASARATHY N., 2005. Prismatomeris tetrandra (Roxb.) K.Schum. Subsp. malayana (Ridley) J.T. Johansson- a new record to Indian tree flora, Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, 29 (4) : 802-804.
COUTERON P., PÉLISSIER R., NICOLINI E. and PAGET D., 2005. Predicting tropical forest stand structure parameters from Fourier transform of very high-resolution remotely sensed canopy images, Journal of Applied Ecology, 42 (6) : 1121-1128. [Publisher link]
COUTERON P. and OLLIER S., 2005. A generalized, variogram-based framework for multiscale ordination, Ecology, 86 (4) : 828-834. [Publisher link]
DAHDOUH-GUEBAS F., DI NITTO D., BOSIRE J.O., LO SEEN D. and KOEDAM N., 2005. How effective were mangroves as a defence against the recent tsunami?, Current Biology, 15 (12) : R443-R447. [Publisher link]
DAHDOUH-GUEBAS F., HETTIARACHCHI S., LO SEEN D., BATELAAN O., SOORIYARACHCHI S. and KOEDAM N., 2005. Transitions in ancient inland freshwater resource management in Sri Lanka affect biota and human populations in and around coastal lagoons, Current Biology, 15 (6) : 579-586. [Publisher link]
DAHDOUH-GUEBAS F., JAYATISSA L.P., DI NITTO D., BOSIRE J.O., LO SEEN D. and KOEDAM N., 2005. Erratum: How effective were mangroves as a defence against the recent tsunami?, Current Biology, 15 (14) : 1337-1338, DOI : http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2005.07.025. [Publisher link]
DEMENOIS J., HEURTAUX A., DEPOMMIER D. and PATIL S.V., 2005. Filière et développement du teck en Inde du sud: quel avenir pour les plantations privées?, Bois et Forêts des Tropiques, 286 (4) : 41-54. [Publisher link]
KRISHNAN R.M. and RAMESH B.R., 2005. Endemism and sexual systems in the evergreen tree flora of the Western Ghats, India, Diversity and Distribution, 11 (6) : 559-565. [Publisher link]
PATIL S.V., 2005. Agroforestry practices in Chikmagalur and Shimoga districts abetting the Western Ghats of Karnataka, India, My Forest, 41 : 301-304.

Conference papers (published)

(1)
KUSHALAPPA C.G., GARCIA C., MURALI K.S., NANAYA K.M., PAIN-ORCET M., LO SEEN D., DEPOMMIER D. and DUBUC S., 2005. Indicators: For Whom? With Whom? Why? and How? A case study in finding indicators of deforestation of Kodagu district of Western Ghats, India, 17th Commonwealth Forestry Conference. Colombo, Sri Lanka, Feb. 28-Mar. 5, 2005, Colombo, Sri Lanka, p. 1-6.

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

(4)
COSTE N. and PLOUMPIDIS N., 2005. Eaux douces, Eaux Amères. Irrigation et institutions villageoises au Tamil Nadu : perceptions et villages : Aladi et Manakkollai, Université Paris I, Panthéon Sorbonne, 111 p., Mémoire de Maîtrise de Géographie réalisé sous forme de documentaire (53 mins French) avec un complément écrit.
DURAND N., 2005. Caractérisation et datation U-Th de calcrètes formées sur socle précambrien : reconstruction paléoenvironnementales dans la zone semi-aride de l'Inde péninsulaire [Thèse de Doctorat], Géosciences de l'Environnement, Université Paul Cézanne, Aix-Marseille III, 169 p., Advisors: B. Hamelin, P. Curmi.
SRI VALLI N., 2005. Computer aided application for calculation of foliar surface area. [M.C.A. - Project report], Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering and Information Technology, Pondicherry Engineering College., Pondicherry, 62 p..
TAMILSELVI M., 2005. Pollen morphology of four Eastern Ghats taxa [M.Sc. Botany - project report], Dept. of Botany, Kanchi Mamunivar Centre for Postgraduate studies, Pondicherry University & Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 50 p..

Reports

(2)
PATIL S.V., 2005. Documentation of agroforestry practices in six taluks of Chikmagalur, Shimoga and Davanagere districts abetting the Western Ghats of Karnataka, India, 57 p., Project report submitted to the FORTI, Bangalore under the JBIIC programme.
RAMESH B.R., GURUKKAL R., LO SEEN D., KARUNAKARAN P.V., BALASUBRAMANIAN M., COUTERON P. and AMRUTH M., 2005. Forest landscape analysis and management plan for Kerala. Final report, Institut Français de Pondichéry & Kerala Forest Department, Pondicherry.
2004

Peer-reviewed journal articles

(8)
ANUPAMA K., 2004. Seminar News: Late Quaternary Environmental Change — Emerging Issues, Pondicherry, 10th-15th February 2003, Man and Environment, 29 (1) : 114-115. [Publisher link]
JULKA J.M., BLANCHART E. and CHAPUIS-LARDY L., 2004. New genera and new species of earthworms (Oligochaeta: Octochaetidae) from Western Ghats, South India, Zootaxa, 486 : 1-27, DOI : http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.486.1.1. [Publisher link]
MURALI K.S., 2004. Marginal worker force and forest cover change in India: an analysis, Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal, 15 (4) : 443-449. [Publisher link]
MURALI K.S., 2004. Carbon sequestration scenarios in India, Current Science, 86 (2) : 242-243. [Publisher link]
PASCAL J.-P., RAMESH B.R. and DE FRANCESCHI D., 2004. Wet evergreen forest types of Southern Western Ghats, India, Tropical Ecology, 45 (2) : 281-292. [Publisher link]
PRABHU C.N., SHANKAR R., ANUPAMA K., TAIEB M., BONNEFILLE R., VIDAL L. and PRASAD S., 2004. A 200-ka pollen and oxygen-isotopic record from two sediment cores from the eastern Arabian Sea, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 214 (4) : 309-321. [Publisher link]
SENTHIL BABU D., 2004. Popularizing Science for Social Change: M. Singaravelar, Economic and Political Weekly, 39 (3) : 234-237. [Publisher link]
VASANTHY G., CORNET B. and POCOCK S.A.J., 2004. Evolution of proangiosperms during Late Triassic: pre-Cretaceous pollen trends towards mono- and dicotyledonous taxa diversification, Geophytology, 33 : 99-113. [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

(1)
RIVIERE T., 2004. Diversité génétique, structure des populations et phylogéographie des champignons ectomycorhiziens tropicaux [PhD], Université de Montpellier II, 180 p., Advisor: B. Dreyfus.

Reports

(3)
CLOUET Y., DEPOMMIER D. and DE VISSCHER M.N., 2004. Indicateurs de pression environnementale selon un gradient d'anthropisation croissante, CIRAD, Montpellier [France], 42 p..
DEPOMMIER D., MURALI K.S. and LO SEEN D., 2004. Environmental pressure indicators with regards to an increasing degree of anthropogenisation : synthesis report on a study based upon three concrete situations in India, Brazil and Zimbabwe, CIRAD & Ministry of External Affairs, Government of France, 42 p..
GARCIA C., PAIN-ORCET M., DUBUC S., KONERIRA N., MURALI K.S., DEPOMMIER D., KUSHALAPPA C.G. and LO SEEN D., 2004. Systèmes d'information à base d'indicateurs pour la gestion des ressources naturelles - La gestion forestière dans les ghâts occidentaux, CIRAD Forêt, France.
2003

Edited books

(1)
ANUPAMA K. and ACHYUTHAN H. (ed.), 2003. Late quaternary environment change: emerging issues. Proceedings of the International PAGES workshop and training program at the French Institute, Pondicherry, 10th-15th February 2003, and the common seminar at Anna University, Chennai, 8th February 2003, Publications du département d'écologie; 42, Institute Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 288 p.. [Publisher link]

Book chapters

(2)
MURALI K.S., 2003. Biodiversity in Western Ghats: status and conservation, In: Kumar B.M., Luckins Babu C., Nameer P.O. (ed), Natural resource management: changing scenarios and shifting paradigms, Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur [Kerala], p. 9-12.
RAVINDRANATH N.H., MURTHY I.K. and MURALI K.S., 2003. Community forest resource management in India: initiative and experience, In: Roy S.B., Yadav G., Mukherjee R. (ed), Contemporary studies in natural resource management in India, Inter-India Publications, New Delhi, p. 199-232, ISBN: 8121004098.

Peer-reviewed journal articles

(4)
BARBONI D., BONNEFILLE R., PRASAD S. and RAMESH B.R., 2003. Variation in modern pollen from tropical evergreen forests and the monsoon seasonality gradient in SW India, Journal of Vegetation Science, 14 (4) : 551-562. [Publisher link]
BHAT P.R., MURALI K.S., HEGDE G.T. and [et al.], 2003. Annual variation in non-timber forest product yield in the Western Ghats, Karnataka, India, Current Science, 85 (9) : 1350-1355. [Publisher link]
DEPOMMIER D., 2003. The tree behind the forest: ecological and economic importance of traditional agroforestry systems and multiple uses of trees in India, Tropical Ecology, 44 (1) : 63-71. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y. and ANUPAMA K., 2003. Past and present status of runoff harvesting systems in dry land Peninsular India: a critical review, Ambio, 32 (4) : 320-324. [Publisher link]

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