Laurent Saint André, Directeur de l'Unité BEF


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- 2018

Court, M, van der Heijden, G, Didier, S, Nys, C, Richter, C, Pousse, N, Saint-André, L, Legout, A (2018)  Long-term effects of forest liming on mineral soil, organic layer and foliage chemistry: Insights from multiple beech experimental sites in Northern France Forest Ecology and Management 409 872-889

Elie, F, Vincenot, L, Berthe, T, Quibel, E, Zeller, B, Saint-André, L, Normand, M, Chauvat, M, Aubert, M (2018)  Soil fauna as bioindicators of organic matter export in temperate forests Forest Ecology and Management 429 549-557

- 2017

Agren, G I, Barrandon, M, Saint-André, L, Sainte-Marie, J (2017)  ANALYSIS OF INTEGRO-DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS MODELING THE VERTICAL DECOMPOSITION OF SOIL ORGANIC MATTER Quarterly of Applied Mathematics 75 (1) 131-153

Charbonnier, F, Roupsard, O, le Maire, G, Guillemot, J, Casanoves, F, Lacointe, A, Vaast, P, Allinne, C, Audebert, L, Cambou, A, Clement-Vidal, A, Defrenet, E, Duursma, R A, Jarri, L, Jourdan, C, Khac, E, Leandro, P, Medlyn, B E, Saint-André, L, Thaler, P, Van den Meersche, K, Aguilar, A B, Lehner, P, Dreyer, E (2017)  Increased light-use efficiency sustains net primary productivity of shaded coffee plants in agroforestry system Plant Cell and Environment 40 (8) 1592-1608

- 2016

Akroume, E, Zeller, B, Buee, M, Santenoise, P, Saint-André, L (2016)  Improving the design of long-term monitoring experiments in forests: a new method for the assessment of local soil variability by combining infrared spectroscopy and dendrometric data Annals of Forest Science 73 (4) 1005-1013

Bachega, L R, Bouillet, J P, Piccolo, M D C, Saint-André, L, Bouvet, J M, Nouvellon, Y, Goncalves, J L D, Robin, A, Laclau, J P (2016)  Decomposition of Eucalyptus grandis and Acacia mangium leaves and fine roots in tropical conditions did not meet the Home Field Advantage hypothesis Forest Ecology and Management 359 33-43

Didion, M, Blujdea, V, Grassi, G, Hernandez, L, Jandl, R, Kriiska, K, Lehtonen, A, Saint-André, L (2016)  Models for reporting forest litter and soil C pools in national greenhouse gas inventories: methodological considerations and requirements Carbon Management 7 (1-2) 79-92

- 2015

Henry, M, Jara, M C, Rejou-Mechain, M, Piotto, D, Fuentes, J M M, Wayson, C, Guier, F A, Lombis, H C, Lopez, E C, Lara, R C, Rojas, K C, Pasquel, J D, Montoya, A D, Vega, J F, Galo, A J, Lopez, O R, Marklund, L G, Milla, F, Cahidez, J D N, Malavassi, E O, Perez, J, Zea, C R, Garcia, L R, Pons, R R, Sanquetta, C, Scott, C, Westfall, J, Zapata-Cuartas, M, Saint-André, L (2015)  Recommendations for the use of tree models to estimate national forest biomass and assess their uncertainty Annals of Forest Science 72 (6) 769-777

Henry, M, Rejou-Mechain, M, Jara, M C, Wayson, C, Piotto, D, Westfall, J, Fuentes, J M M, Guier, F A, Lombis, H C, Lopez, E C, Lara, R C, Rojas, K C, Pasquel, J D, Montoya, A D, Vega, J F, Galo, A J, Lopez, O R, Marklund, L G, Milla, F, Cahidez, J D N, Malavassi, E O, Perez, J, Zea, C R, Garcia, L R, Pons, R R, Sanquetta, C, Scott, C, Zapata-Cuartas, M, Saint-André, L (2015)  An overview of existing and promising technologies for national forest monitoring Annals of Forest Science 72 (6) 779-788

Hounzandji, A P I, Jonard, M, Nys, C, Saint-André, L, Ponette, Q (2015)  Improving the robustness of biomass functions: from empirical to functional approaches Annals of Forest Science 72 (6) 795-810

Jara, M C, Henry, M, Mechain, M R, Lopez, O R, Wayson, C, Fuentes, J M M, Castellanos, E, Zapata-Cuartas, M, Piotto, D, Guier, F A, Lombis, H C, Lara, R C, Rojas, K C, Pasquel, J D, Montoya, A D, Vega, J F, Galo, A J, Marklund, L G, Milla, F, Chaidez, J D N, Malavassi, E O, Perez, J, Zea, C R, Garcia, L R, Pons, R R, Saint-André, L, Sanquetta, C, Scott, C, Westfall, J (2015)  Overcoming obstacles to sharing data on tree allometric equations Annals of Forest Science 72 (6) 789-794

Jara, M C, Henry, M, Rejou-Mechain, M, Wayson, C, Zapata-Cuartas, M, Piotto, D, Guier, F A, Lombis, H C, Lopez, E C, Lara, R C, Rojas, K C, Pasquel, J D, Montoya, A D, Vega, J F, Galo, A J, Lopez, O R, Marklund, L G, Fuentes, J M M, Milla, F, Chaidez, J D N, Malavassi, E O, Perez, J, Zea, C R, Garcia, L R, Pons, R R, Saint-André, L, Sanquetta, C, Scott, C, Westfall, J (2015)  Guidelines for documenting and reporting tree allometric equations Annals of Forest Science 72 (6) 763-768

Mao, Z, Saint-André, L, Bourrier, F, Stokes, A, Cordonnier, T (2015)  Modelling and predicting the spatial distribution of tree root density in heterogeneous forest ecosystems Annals of Botany 116 (2) 261-277

Mao, Z, Wang, Y, Jourdan, C, Cecillon, L, Nespoulous, J, Rey, H, Saint-André, L, Stokes, A (2015)  Characterizing above- and belowground carbon partitioning in forest trees along an altitudinal gradient using area-based indicators Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research 47 (1) 59-69

- 2014

Saint-André, L, Sainte-Marie, J, Leguedois, S, Ferry, B, Lafolie, F, Marsden, C, Van der Heijden, G, Dufrene, E, Bontemps, J D, Legout, A (2014)  Advances in modeling interactions between soils and trees Revue Forestière Fran¸aise Hors-Série 2014 - REGEFOR 2013

Sainte-Marie, J, Saint-André, L, Nouvellon, Y, Laclau, J P, Roupsard, O, le Maire, G, Delpierre, N, Henrot, A, Barrandon, M (2014)  A new probabilistic canopy dynamics model (SLCD) that is suitable for evergreen and deciduous forest ecosystems Ecological Modelling 290 121-133

Versini, A, Zeller, B, Derrien, D, Mazoumbou, J C, Mareschal, L, Saint-André, L, Ranger, J, Laclau, J P (2014)  The role of harvest residues to sustain tree growth and soil nitrogen stocks in a tropical Eucalyptus plantation Plant and Soil 376 (1-2) 245-260

Wernsdorfer, H, Jonard, M, Genet, A, Legout, A, Nys, C, Saint-André, L, Ponette, Q (2014)  Modelling of nutrient concentrations in roundwood based on diameter and tissue proportion: Evidence for an additional site-age effect in the case of Fagus sylvatica Forest Ecology and Management 330 192-204

- 2013

Henry, M, Bombelli, A, Trotta, C, Alessandrini, A, Birigazzi, L, Sola, G, Vieilledent, G, Santenoise, P, Longuetaud, F, Valentini, R, Picard, N, Saint-André, L (2013)  GlobAllomeTree: international platform for tree allometric equations to support volume, biomass and carbon assessment Iforest-Biogeosciences and Forestry 6 E1-E5

Longuetaud, F, Santenoise, P, Mothe, F, Kiesse, T S, Rivoire, M, Saint-André, L, Ognouabi, N, Deleuze, C (2013)  Modeling volume expansion factors for temperate tree species in France Forest Ecology and Management 292 111-121

Mao, Z, Bonis, M L, Rey, H, Saint-André, L, Stokes, A, Jourdan, C (2013)  Which processes drive fine root elongation in a natural mountain forest ecosystem? Plant Ecology & Diversity 6 (2) 231-243

Mao, Z, Jourdan, C, Bonis, M L, Pailler, F, Rey, H, Saint-André, L, Stokes, A (2013)  Modelling root demography in heterogeneous mountain forests and applications for slope stability analysis Plant and Soil 363 (1-2) 357-382

- 2012

Mao, Z, Saint-André, L, Genet, M, Mine, F X, Jourdan, C, Rey, H, Courbaud, B, Stokes, A (2012)  Engineering ecological protection against landslides in diverse mountain forests: Choosing cohesion models Ecological Engineering 45 55-69

Nouvellon, Y, Epron, D, Marsden, C, Kinana, A, Le Maire, G, Deleporte, P, Saint-André, L, Bouillet, J P, Laclau, J P (2012)  Age-related changes in litter inputs explain annual trends in soil CO2 effluxes over a full Eucalyptus rotation after afforestation of a tropical savannah Biogeochemistry 111 (1-3) 515-533

- 2011

Genet, A, Wernsdorfer, H, Jonard, M, Pretzsch, H, Rauch, M, Ponette, Q, Nys, C, Legout, A, Ranger, J, Vallet, P, Saint-André, L (2011)  Ontogeny partly explains the apparent heterogeneity of published biomass equations for Fagus sylvatica in central Europe Forest Ecology and Management 261 (7) 1188-1202

Gomat, H Y, Deleporte, P, Moukini, R, Mialounguila, G, Ognouabi, N, Saya, A R, Vigneron, P, Saint-André, L (2011)  What factors influence the stem taper of Eucalyptus: growth, environmental conditions, or genetics? Annals of Forest Science 68 (1) 109-120

Gourlet-Fleury, S, Rossi, V, Rejou-Mechain, M, Freycon, V, Fayolle, A, Saint-André, L, Cornu, G, Gerard, J, Sarrailh, J M, Flores, O, Baya, F, Billand, A, Fauvet, N, Gally, M, Henry, M, Hubert, D, Pasquier, A, Picard, N (2011)  Environmental filtering of dense-wooded species controls above-ground biomass stored in African moist forests Journal of Ecology 99 (4) 981-990

Henry, M, Picard, N, Trotta, C, Manlay, R J, Valentini, R, Bernoux, M, Saint-André, L (2011)  Estimating Tree Biomass of Sub-Saharan African Forests: a Review of Available Allometric Equations Silva Fennica 45 (3) 477-569

Levillain, J, M'Bou, A T, Deleporte, P, Saint-André, L, Jourdan, C (2011)  Is the simple auger coring method reliable for below-ground standing biomass estimation in Eucalyptus forest plantations? Annals of Botany 108 (1) 221-230

- 2010

Harmand, J M, Avila, H, Oliver, R, Saint-André, L, Dambrine, E (2010)  The impact of kaolinite and oxi-hydroxides on nitrate adsorption in deep layers of a Costarican Acrisol under coffee cultivation Geoderma 158 (3-4) 216-224

Henry, M, Besnard, A, Asante, W A, Eshun, J, Adu-Bredu, S, Valentini, R, Bernoux, M, Saint-André, L (2010)  Wood density, phytomass variations within and among trees, and allometric equations in a tropical rainforest of Africa Forest Ecology and Management 260 (8) 1375-1388

Laclau, J P, Ranger, J, Goncalves, J L D, Maquere, V, Krusche, A V, M'Bou, A T, Nouvellon, Y, Saint-André, L, Bouillet, J P, Piccolo, M D, Deleporte, P (2010)  Biogeochemical cycles of nutrients in tropical Eucalyptus plantations Main features shown by intensive monitoring in Congo and Brazil Forest Ecology and Management 259 (9) 1771-1785

M'Bou, A T, Saint-André, L, de Grandcourt, A, Nouvellon, Y, Jourdan, C, Mialoundama, F, Epron, D (2010)  Growth and maintenance respiration of roots of clonal Eucalyptus cuttings: scaling to stand-level Plant and Soil 332 (1-2) 41-53

Nouvellon, Y, Laclau, J P, Epron, D, Kinana, A, Mabiala, A, Roupsard, O, Bonnefond, J M, le Maire, G, Marsden, C, Bontemps, J D, Saint-André, L (2010)  Within-stand and seasonal variations of specific leaf area in a clonal Eucalyptus plantation in the Republic of Congo Forest Ecology and Management 259 (9) 1796-1807

- 2009

Epron, D, Marsden, C, M'Bou, A T, Saint-André, L, d'Annunzio, R, Nouvellon, Y (2009)  Soil carbon dynamics following afforestation of a tropical savannah with Eucalyptus in Congo Plant and Soil 323 (1-2) 309-322

Laclau, JP, Almeida, JCR, GonÇAlves, JLM, Saint-André, L, Ventura, M, Ranger, J Moreira, MR, Nouvellon, Y (2009)  Influence of nitrogen and potassium fertilization on leaf life span and allocation of above-ground growth in Eucalyptus plantations.  Tree Physiol. 73, 2 : 307-319.

Roupsard, O, le Maire, G, Nouvellon, Y, Dauzat, J, Jourdan, C, Navarro, M, Bonnefond, J M, Saint-André, L, Mialet-Serra, I, Hamel, O, Rouziere, A, Bouillet, J P (2009)  Scaling-up productivity (NPP) using light or water use efficiencies (LUE, WUE) from a two-layer tropical plantation Agroforestry Systems 76 (2) 409-422

- 2008

Adu Bredu, S, Tape Bi, AF, Bouillet, JP, Kouame Me, M, Yamoah Kyei, S, Saint-André, L (2008)  n explicit stem profile model for forked and un-forked teak (Tectona grandis) trees in West Africa.  For. Ecol. Manage. 99, 8 : 1717-1732.

Chaubert, F, Mortier, F, Saint-André, L (2008)  Multivariate dynamic model for ordinal outcomes.  J. Multivar. Anal.  59, 5 : 863-877.

d'Annunzio, R, Conche, S, Landais, D, Saint-André, L, Joffre, R, Barthes, B G (2008)  Pairwise comparison of soil organic particle-size distributions in native savannas and Eucalyptus plantations in Congo Forest Ecology and Management 255 (3-4) 1050-1056

d'Annunzio, R, Zeller, B, Nicolas, M, Dhote, J F, Saint-André, L (2008)  Decomposition of European beech (Fagus sylvatica) litter: Combining quality theory and N-15 labelling experiments Soil Biology & Biochemistry 40 (2) 322-333

Laclau, J P, Bouillet, J P, Goncalves, J L M, Silva, E V, Jourdan, C, Cunha, M C S, Moreira, M R, Saint-André, L, Maquere, V, Nouvellon, Y, Ranger, J (2008)  Mixed-species plantations of Acacia mangium and Eucalyptus grandis in Brazil - 1. Growth dynamics and aboveground net primary production Forest Ecology and Management 255 (12) 3905-3917

Maquere, V, Laclau, JP, Bernoux, M, Saint-André, L, GonÇAlves, JLM, Cerri, CC, Piccolo, MC, Ranger, J (2008)  Influence of land use (savanna, pasture, Eucalyptus plantations) on soil carbon and nitrogen stocks in Brazil.  Eur. J. Soil Sci. 144, 3-4 : 435-445.

Marsden, C, Nouvellon, Y, Bou, A T M, Saint-André, L, Jourdan, C, Kinana, A, Epron, D (2008)  Two independent estimations of stand-level root respiration on clonal Eucalyptus stands in Congo: up scaling of direct measurements on roots versus the trenched-plot technique New Phytologist 177 (3) 676-687

Navarro, M N V, Jourdan, C, Sileye, T, Braconnier, S, Mialet-Serra, I, Saint-André, L, Dauzat, J, Nouvellon, Y, Epron, D, Bonnefond, J M, Berbigier, P, Rouziere, A, Bouillet, J P, Roupsard, O (2008)  Fruit development, not GPP, drives seasonal variation in NPP in a tropical palm plantation Tree Physiology 28 (11) 1661-1674

Nouvellon, Y, Epron, D, Kinana, A, Hamel, O, Mabiala, A, D'Annunzio, R, Deleporte, P, Saint-André, L, Marsden, C, Roupsard, O, Bouillet, J P, Laclau, J P (2008)  Soil CO2 effluxes, soil carbon balance, and early tree growth following savannah afforestation in Congo: Comparison of two site preparation treatments Forest Ecology and Management 255 (5-6) 1926-1936

Roupsard, O, Dauzat, J, Nouuellon, Y, Deueau, A, Feintrenie, L, Saint-André, L, Mialet-Serra, I, Braconnier, S, Bonnefond, J M, Berbigier, P, Epron, D, Jourdan, C, Navarro, M, Bouillet, J P (2008)  Cross-validating Sun-shade and 3D models of light absorption by a tree-crop canopy Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 148 (4) 549-564

- 2007

Leroy, C, Saint-André, L, Auclair, D (2007)  Practical methods for non-destructive measurement of tree leaf area Agroforestry Systems 71 (2) 99-108

Ranger, J, Gelhaye, Dominique, Bienaimé, Séverine, Bonneau, M, Bonnaud, Pascal, Calmet, Jean-Pierre, Calvaruso, Christophe, Forêt, M, Gelhaye, Louisette, Gérard, Fran¸oise, Jaffrain, Jerome, Mareschal, Louis, Moukoumi, Judicaël, Nourrisson, Gilles, Nys, C, Pollier, Benoit, Saint-André, L, Sicard, Turpault, M-P, Zeller, Bernhard, Buee, Marc, Frey-Klett, Pascale, Le tacon, Fran¸ois, Uroz, S, Maurice, Jean-Paul, Amiotte Suchet, Philippe, Andréux, Francis, Chaussod, Rémi, Lejon, David, Ranjard, Lionel, Simmonson, M, Berthelin, Jacques, Béguiristain, Thierry, Boudot, JP, Kulhankova, A, Mallouhi, N, Munier-Lamy, C, Delvaux, B, Titeux, H, Trum, F (2007)  Effet de la substitution d'essence sur le fonctionnement et la durabilité des écosystèmes forestiers : l'apport des travaux pluridisciplinaires menés en forêt de Breuil Chenue - Morvan Bourgogne Nature 45-68

- 2006

Roupsard, O, Bonnefond, J M, Irvine, M, Berbigier, P, Nouvellon, Y, Dauzat, J, Taga, S, Hamel, O, Jourdan, C, Saint-André, L, Mialet-Serra, I, Labouisse, J P, Epron, D, Joffre, R, Braconnier, S, Rouziere, A, Navarro, M, Bouillet, J P (2006)  Partitioning energy and evapo-transpiration above and below a tropical palm canopy Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 139 (3-4) 252-268

Sicard, C, Saint-André, L, Gelhaye, D, Ranger, J (2006)  Effect of initial fertilisation on biomass and nutrient content of Norway spruce and Douglas-fir plantations at the same site.  Trees 88, 6 : 1430–1439.

- 2005

Laclau, J P, Ranger, J, Deleporte, P, Nouvellon, Y, Saint-André, L, Marlet, S, Bouillet, J P (2005)  Nutrient cycling in a clonal stand of Eucalyptus and an adjacent savanna ecosystem in Congo 3. Input-output budgets and consequences for the sustainability of the plantations Forest Ecology and Management 210 (1-3) 375-391

Longuetaud, F, Saint-André, L, Leban, J M (2005)  Automatic detection of annual growth units on Picea abies logs using optical and X-ray techniques Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation 24 (1) 29-43

Saint-André, L, Thongo M’Bou, A, Mabiala, A, Mouvondy, W, Jourdan, C, Roupsard, O, Deleporte, P, Hamel, O, Nouvellon, Y (2005)  age-eelated equations for above- and below-ground biomass of a Eucalyptus hybrid in Congo.  For. Ecol. Manage. 337, 14 : 1250-1256.

- 2004

Epron, D, Nouvellon, Y, Roupsard, O, Mouvondy, W, Mabiala, A, Saint-André, L, Joffre, R, Jourdan, C, Bonnefond, J M, Berbigier, P, Hamel, O (2004)  Spatial and temporal variations of soil respiration in a Eucalyptus plantation in Congo Forest Ecology and Management 202 (1-3) 149-160

Loubere, M, Saint-André, L, Herve, J C, Vestol, G I (2004)  Relationships between stem size and branch basal diameter variability in Norway spruce (Picea abies (L.) Karsten) from two regions of France Annals of Forest Science 61 (6) 525-535

Loubere, M, Saint-André, L, Herve, JC, VeistØL, GI (2004)  Relationships between stem size and branch basal diameter variability in Norway spruce (Picea abies (L.) Karsten) from two regions of France.  Ann. For. Sci.. 61 67, 1 : 1-20.

- 2003

Constant, T, Mothe, F, Badia, M A, Saint-André, L (2003)  How to relate the standing tree shape to internal wood characteristics: Proposal of an experimental method applied to poplar trees Annals of Forest Science 60 (4) 371-378

- 2002

Bouillet, JP, Laclau, JP, Arnaud, M, Thongo M’Bou, A, Saint-André, L, Jourdan, C (2002)  Changes with age in the spatial distribution of roots of Eucalyptus clone in Congo. Impact on water and nutrient uptake.  For. Ecol. Manage. 83, 11 : 2978-2984.

Saint-André, L, Laclau, J P, Deleporte, P, Ranger, J, Gouma, R, Saya, A, Joffre, R (2002)  A generic model to describe the dynamics of nutrient concentrations within stemwood across an age series of a eucalyptus hybrid Annals of Botany 90 (1) 65-76

- 2001

Saint-André, L, Leban, J M (2001)  A model for the position and ring eccentricity in transverse sections of Norway spruce logs Holz Als Roh-Und Werkstoff 59 (1-2) 137-144

- 2000

Saint-André, L, Leban, J M (2000)  An elliptical model for tree ring shape in transverse section. Methodology and case study on Norway Spruce Holz Als Roh-Und Werkstoff 58 (5) 368-374

Saint-André, L, Herve, J C, Leban, J M (2000)  Modelling the number of rings in individual logs of Norway spruce Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 15 (1) 135-143

- 1999

Saint-André, L, Leban, J M, Houllier, F, Daquitaine, R (1999)  Comparison between two stem taper equations, and validation on an independent sample. Case study of Norway spruce (Picea abies Karst.) in north-eastern France Annals of Forest Science 56 (2) 121-132

- 1998

Saint-André, L (1998)  Asymmetry of wood cross-sections. Definitions, methodology, and case study on Norway-spruce Annales Des Sciences Forestieres 55 (8) 899-909


Date de modification : 18 décembre 2023 | Date de création : 18 avril 2013 | Rédaction : Gregory van der Heijden