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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

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, 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]
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]
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]
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]
MUTHUSANKAR G. and [et al.], 2016. Coastal erosion vs man-made protective structures: evaluating a two-decade history from southeastern India, Natural Hazards, DOI : 10.1007/s11069-016-2583-7. [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]
SPEER J.H., [et al.], NATH C.D. and [et al.], 2016. Pinus roxburghii stand dynamics at a heavily impacted site in Nepal: Research through an educational fieldweek, Dendrochronologia, DOI : 10.1016/j.dendro.2016.01.005. [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]
HUDSON L.N., [et al.], PÉLISSIER R. and RAMESH B.R., 2016. 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]
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]
CARBONI M., [et al.], MUNOZ F., DIVGRASS CONSORTIUM and THUILLER W., 2015. 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]
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..
CURMI P., WALTER C., HOLLIER-LAROUSSE A., GRIMALDI C. and [et al.], 2000. Organisation pédologique et dynamique interne des sols hydromorphes de fonds de vallée ; relations avec la géomorphologie, in Ph. Mérot, coordinateur et éditeur, Ty-Fon, Typologie fonctionnelle des zones humides de fonds de vallée en vue de la régulation de la pollution diffuse, rapport de synthèse final, contrat PNRZH, 32-42 .