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Edited books

ANJANEYASARMA S.L.P., LAKSHMINARASIMHAM S. and [et al.] (ed.), 2016. Śrīmadēvībhāgavatam : mūlamātram, 2 vols, Published by the Authors.
ELAVAZHAGAN K., PANNEERSELVAM P., [et al.], Associate editors, MAHALAKSHMI K., GOPALAKRISHNAN S. and SARAVANAN G. (ed.), 2015. Proceedings of the National Conference on Advancement in Library and Information Science & Technology : Challenges and Opportunities (SALIS 2015), 10th & 11th July, 2015, B.S. Abdur Rahman University & Soceity for the Advancement of Library and Information Science (SALIS), Chennai, ix, 613 p., ISBN: 978-93-85469-00-8.

Book chapters

RICHARD-FERROUDJI A. and [et al.], 2016. La modélisation d'accompagnement comme espace d'hybridation de connaissances sur les eaux et sur les territoires, In: Goeldner-Gianella L., [et al.] (ed), Concilier la gestion de l’eau et des territoires, Editions Johanet, Paris, pp. 157-175, ISBN: 979-10-91089-25-8.
SCHATZ B., VOGT-SCHILB H., MUNOZ F. and [et al.], 2016. Using the past to predict the future: the case of French Mediterranean orchids, The Mediterranean Region under Climate Change - A scientific update, IRD Éditions/AllEnvi, Marseille, France, p. 377-386, ISBN: 978-2-7099-2219-7. [Publisher link]
DURRIEU S., VEGA C. and [et al.], 2015. Optical remote sensing of tree and stand heights, In: Prasad S.T. (ed), Remote Sensing Handbook, Vol II, Land Resources Monitoring, Modeling, and Mapping with Remote Sensing., Chapter 17:, Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, Fla, p. 449-485, ISBN: 978-1-4822-1795-7. [Publisher link]
MONDET B., MUTHUSANKAR G., BORNE F. and [et al.], 2008. Time and space propagation of dengue virus in a tropical city, In: Tyagi B.K. (ed), Vector-borne diseases : epidemiology and control, Scientific Publishers (India), Jodhpur, p. 213-219, ISBN: 8172335410.

Peer-reviewed journal articles

BALACHANDRAN N. and [et al.], 2017. A new species of Tetrastigma (Vitaceae) from Tamil Nadu, southern India, Webbia : Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Geography, 72 (1) : 113-116, DOI : 10.1080/00837792.2017.1308110. [Publisher link]
JUCKER T., CASPERSEN J., CHAVE J., ANTIN C. and [et al.], 2017. Allometric equations for integrating remote sensing imagery into forest monitoring programmes, Global Change Biology, 23 (1) : 177-190, DOI : 10.1111/gcb.13388. [Publisher link]
GONMADJE C., PICARD N., GOURLET-FLEURY S., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and [et al.], 2017. Altitudinal filtering of large-tree species explains above-ground biomass variation in an Atlantic Central African rain forest, Journal of Tropical Ecology, 33 (2) : 143-154, DOI : 10.1017/S0266467416000602. [Publisher link]
RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and [et al.], 2017. BIOMASS : An R Package for estimating aboveground biomass and its uncertainty in tropical forests, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, DOI : 10.1111/2041-210X.12753. [Publisher link]
MUTHUSANKAR G. and [et al.], 2017. Coastal erosion vs man-made protective structures: evaluating a two-decade history from southeastern India, Natural Hazards, 85 (1) : 637-647, DOI : 10.1007/s11069-016-2583-7. [Publisher link]
VIOLLE C., [et al.], MUNOZ F. and [et al.], 2017. Functional rarity: the ecology of outliers, Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 32 (5) : 356-367, DOI : [Publisher link]
PERRONNE R., MUNOZ F. and [et al.], 2017. How to design trait-based analyses of community assembly mechanisms: insights and guidelines from a literature review, Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 25 : 29-44, [Publisher link]
PARGAL S., [et al.], BALACHANDRAN N., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and PÉLISSIER R., 2017. 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, 9 (3) : 228, DOI : 10.3390/rs9030228. [Publisher link]
PROISY C., [et al.], MUTHUSANKAR G., [et al.] and RICOUT A., 2017. Monitoring mangrove forests after aquaculture abandonment using time series of very high spatial resolution satellite images: A case study from the Perancak estuary, Bali, Indonesia, Marine Pollution Bulletin, DOI : [Publisher link]
SPEER J.H., [et al.], NATH C.D. and [et al.], 2017. Pinus roxburghii stand dynamics at a heavily impacted site in Nepal: Research through an educational fieldweek, Dendrochronologia, 41 : 2-9, DOI : 10.1016/j.dendro.2016.01.005. [Publisher link]
BORGY B., [et al.], MUNOZ F. and [et al.], 2017. Sensitivity of community-level trait-environment relationships to data representativeness: a test for functional biogeography (In press), Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26 (6) : 729-739, DOI : 10.1111/geb.12573. [Publisher link]
GUSMAWATI N., [et al.], PROISY C. and [et al.], 2017. Surveying shrimp aquaculture pond activity using multitemporal VHSR satellite images - case study from the Perancak estuary, Bali, Indonesia, Marine Pollution Bulletin, [Publisher link]
HUDSON L.N., [et al.], PÉLISSIER R. and RAMESH B.R., 2017. The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project, Ecology and Evolution, 7 (1) : 145-188, DOI : 10.1002/ece3.2579. [Publisher link]
PACKARAJ R., JEYAKUMAR S., AYYAPPAN N. and [et al.], 2016. Antimicrobial and cytotoxic activities of endophytic fungus Colletotrichum gloeosporioides isolated from endemic tree Cinnamomum malabatrum, Studies in Fungi, 1 (1) : 104-113, DOI : 10.5943/sif/1/1/10. [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., PANDEY N., PURANIK R. and [et al.], 2016. Assessing and managing the rising rhino population in Kaziranga (India), Ecological Indicators, 66 : 55-64, [Publisher link]
WAGNER F.H., [et al.] and PÉLISSIER R., 2016. Climate seasonality limits leaf carbon assimilation and wood productivity in tropical forests, Biogeosciences, 13 : 2537–2562, DOI : 10.5194/bg-13-2537-2016. [Publisher link]
PLOTON P., BARBIER N., TAKOUDJOU MOMO S., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and [et al.], 2016. Closing a gap in tropical forest biomass estimation: taking crown mass variation into account in pantropical allometries, Biogeosciences, 13 (5) : 1571–1585, DOI : 10.5194/bg-13-1571-2016. [Publisher link]
OSURI A.M., [et al.] and RAMESH B.R., 2016. Contrasting effects of defaunation on aboveground carbon storage across the global tropics, Nature Communications, 7 : DOI : 10.1038/ncomms11351. [Publisher link]
RODENBURG J., LE BOURGEOIS T., GRARD P. and [et al.], 2016. Electronic support tools for identification and management of rice weeds in Africa for better-informed agricultural change agents, Cahiers Agricultures, 25 (1) : 15006, DOI : 10.1051/cagri/2016004. [Publisher link]
TYMEN B., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and [et al.], 2016. Evidence for arrested succession in a liana-infested Amazonian forest, Journal of Ecology, 104 (1) : 149-159, DOI : 10.1111/1365-2745.12504. [Publisher link]
COURTY P.-E., MUNOZ F. and [et al.], 2016. Into the functional ecology of ectomycorrhizal communities: environmental filtering of enzymatic activities, Journal of Ecology, DOI : 10.1111/1365-2745.12633. [Publisher link]
DEBLAUWE V., DROISSART V., BOSE R., SONKÉ B., BLACH-OVERGAARD A., SVENNING J.-C., WIERINGA J.J., RAMESH B.R. and [et al.], 2016. Remotely sensed temperature and precipitation data improve species distribution modelling in the tropics, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 25 (4) : 443-454, DOI: 10.1111/geb.12426. [Publisher link]
HO TONG MINH D., LE TOAN T., ROCCA F., TEBALDINI S., VILLARD L., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and [et al.], 2016. SAR tomography for the retrieval of forest biomass and height: Cross-validation at two tropical forest sites in French Guiana, Remote Sensing of Environment, 175 : 138-147, doi : 10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.037. [Publisher link]
CARBONI M., [et al.], MUNOZ F., DIVGRASS CONSORTIUM and THUILLER W., 2016. What it takes to invade grassland ecosystems: traits, introduction history and filtering processes, Ecology Letters, 19 (3) : 219-229, DOI : 10.1111/ele.12556. [Publisher link]
HENRY M., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M., CIFUENTES JARA M. and [et al.], 2015. An overview of existing and promising technologies for national forest monitoring, Annals of Forest Science, DOI: 10.1007/s13595-015-0463-z. [Publisher link]
TAUDIERE A., MUNOZ F. and [et al.], 2015. Beyond ectomycorrhizal bipartite networks: projected networks demonstrate contrasted patterns between early- and late-successional plants in Corsica, Frontiers in Plant Science, 6 : 881, DOI : 10.3389/fpls.2015.00881. [Publisher link]
JORGENSEN P. S., BARRAQUAND F., BONHOMME V. and [et al.], 2015. Connecting people and ideas from around the world: global innovation platforms for next-generation ecology and beyond, Ecosphere, 6 (4) : 1-11, DOI : 10.1890/es14-00198.1. [Publisher link]
ZORI C., GONI M.F.S., ANUPAMA K., PRASAD S. and [et al.], 2015. Indian monsoon variations during three contrasting climatic periods: The Holocene, Heinrich Stadial 2 and the last interglacialeglacial transition, Quaternary Science Reviews, 125 : 50-60. [Publisher link]
ROY P.S., BEHERA M.D., MURTHY M.S.R., RAMESH B.R. and [et al.], 2015. New vegetation type map of India prepared using satellite remote sensing: Comparison with global vegetation maps and utilities, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 39 : 142-159. [Publisher link]
ROY P.D., CHAVEZ-LARA C.M., BERAMENDI-OROSCO L.E., SÁNCHEZ-ZAVALA J.-L., MUTHUSANKAR G. and [et al.], 2015. Paleohydrology of the Santiaguillo Basin (Mexico) since late last glacial and climate variation in southern part of western subtropical North America, Quaternary Research, 84 (3) : 335–347, DOI : 10.1016/j.yqres.2015.10.002. [Publisher link]
HENRY M., CIFUENTES JARA M., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and [et al.], 2015. Recommendations for the use of tree models to estimate national forest biomass and assess their uncertainty, Annals of Forest Science, DOI: 10.1007/s13595-015-0465-x. [Publisher link]
DEARING J.A., ACMA B., BUB S., ANUPAMA K. and [et al.], 2015. Social-ecological systems in the Anthropocene: the need for integrating social and biophysical records at regional scales, The Anthropocene Review, 1–27, DOI: 10.1177/2053019615579128. [Publisher link]
BAKKOUR D., ENJOLRAS G., THOURET J.-C., KAST R. and [et al.], 2015. The adaptive governance of natural disaster systems: Insights from the 2010 mount Merapi eruption in Indonesia, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 13 : 167-188, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2015.05.006, HAL URL: [Publisher link]
MENZEL P., ANUPAMA K., BASAVAIAH N. and [et al.], 2015. The use of amino acid analyses in (palaeo-) limnological investigations: A comparative study of four Indian lakes in different climate regimes, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 160 : 25-37, doi:10.1016/j.gca.2015.03.028. [Publisher link]
RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and [et al.], 2015. Using repeated small-footprint LiDAR acquisitions to infer spatial and temporal variations of a high-biomass Neotropical forest, Remote Sensing of Environment, 169 : 93–101, DOI : 10.1016/j.rse.2015.08.001. [Publisher link]
VIOLLE C., CHOLER P., BOGRY B., MUNOZ F. and [et al.], 2015. Vegetation ecology meets ecosystem science: Permanent grasslands as a functional biogeography case study, Science of The Total Environment, 534 : 43-51, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.03.141. [Publisher link]
SEYLER T. and [et al.], 2010. Estimating the burden of disease and the economic cost attributable to chikungunya, Andhra Pradesh, India, 2005–2006, Transactions of the Royal Soceity of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, 104 (2) : 133-138, DOI : 10.1016/j.trstmh.2009.07.014. [Publisher link]
PARMENTIER I., MALHI Y., SENTERRE B., WHITTAKER R. J., A.T.D.N. and [et al.], 2007. The odd man out? Might climate explain the lower tree a-diversity of African rain forests relative to Amazonian rain forests?, Journal of Ecology, 95 (5) : 1058-1071, * PÉLISSIER R., through contribution to the Amazon Tree Diversity Network (A.T.D.N.).. [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]
MURALI K.S., JAGANNATHA RAO R., SUDHA P. and [et al.], 2003. Evaluation studies of Joint Forest Management in India: social and institutional implications, International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development, 2 (1) : 19-35. [Publisher link]
ELENGA H., PEYRON O., BONNEFILLE R. and [et al.], 2000. Pollen-based biome reconstruction for southern Europe and Africa 18,000 yr BP, Journal of Biogeography, 27 : 621-634. [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]


SABATIER D., COUTERON P. and [et al.], 2007. Evaluation multi-échelles de la diversité spécifique, structurale et fonctionnelle des arbres en forêt guyanaise : prise en compte du substrat géologique, des sols et de la dynamique sylvigénétique (DIME), Rapport Final de Projet, IRD, MEDD, Paris, 122 p.. [Publisher link]
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..