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Edited books

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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]

CD-ROMs

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COSTE N., PLOUMPIDIS N., ANUPAMA K., AUBRIOT O. and GUNNELL Y., 2007. Bittersweet waters: irrigation practices and modern challenges in South India [DVD Video], Publications Hors série; 5, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry. [Publisher link]

Book chapters

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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. 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., 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. 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. 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., 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]
WIDDOWSON M. and GUNNELL Y., 2001. Laterites of the Konkan and Kanara coastal plateaux as keys to understanding the denudation chronology of the Western Ghats, 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. 719-750, ISBN: 81-85867-45-1. [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]
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 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., 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. 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. 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. and FLEITOUT L., 2000. Morphotectonic evolution of the Western Ghats, India, In: Summerfield M. A. (ed), Geomorphology and global tectonics, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester ; New York, p. 321-336. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., BOURGEON G. and LAURENT J., 2000. Patterns of organic carbon depletion in Soils of the coffee-based agro-ecosystem, In: Ramakrishnan P.S., Chandrashekara U.M., Elouard C., Guilmoto C.Z., Maikhuri R.K., Rao K.S., Sankar S., Saxena K.G. (ed), Mountain biodiversity, land use dynamics, and traditional ecological knowledge, Man and the Bioshphere Programme, Oxford & IBH Pub. Co., New Delhi, p. 144-152, ISBN: 81-204-1370-9.

Peer-reviewed journal articles

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AUBRIOT O. and GUNNELL Y., 2011. Les réservoirs séculaires multi-usages de l'Inde du Sud, ASAinfo, (35) .
DURAND N., GUNNELL Y., CURMI P. and AHMAD S.M., 2007. Pedogenic carbonates on Precambrian silicate rocks in South India: origin and paleoclimatic significance, Quaternary International - The Soil Record of Quaternary Climate Change, 162-163 : 35-49. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., ANUPAMA K. and SULTAN B., 2007. Response of the South Indian runoff-harvesting civilization to northeast monsoon rainfall variability during the last 2000 years: instrumental records and indirect evidence, The Holocene, 17 (2) : 207-215. [Publisher link]
CANER L., LO SEEN D., GUNNELL Y., RAMESH B.R. and BOURGEON G., 2007. Spatial heterogeneity of land cover response to climatic change in the Nilgiri highlands (Southern India) since the Last Glacial Maximum, The Holocene, 17 (2) : 195-205. [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]
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]
GUNNELL Y., 2000. Apatite fission track thermochronology: an overview of its potential and limitations in geomorphology, Basin Research, 12 (2) : 115-132. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y., 2000. The characterization of steady state in earth surface systems: findings from the gradient modelling of an Indian climosequence, Geomorphology, 35 : 11-20. [Publisher link]
GUNNELL Y. and LOUCHET A., 2000. The Influence of rock hardness and divergent weathering on the interpretation of apatite fission track denudation rates. Evidence from charnockites in South India and Sri Lanka, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, 44 (1) : 33-57. [Publisher link]

Conference papers (published)

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DURAND N., CURMI P., GUNNELL Y., HAMELIN B. and AHMAD S.M., 2003. Sr isotopic tracing and U-series dating of calcrete on Precambrian basement rocks: implications for climate change in semi-arid part of Peninsular India, 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. 111-118, ISBN: 78-81-8470-113-5. [Publisher link]
PALAYAN D., ROUSSARY A., ANUPAMA K. and GUNNELL Y., 2003. The past and present of water management in semi-arid India: a case study from Satyamangalam, Pudukottai district, Tamil Nadu, 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. 257-262, ISBN: 978-81-8470-113-5. [Publisher link]