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Publications year 2013

The publications of international journals referenced ISI

Balandier P, Marquier A, Casella E, Kiewitt A, Coll L, Wehrlen L, Harmer R , 2013 - Architecture, Cover And Light Interception By Bramble (Rubus Fruticosus): A Common Understorey Weed In Temperate Forests. Forestry, 86 (1): 39-46.

Balducci L, Deslauriers A, Giovannelli A, Rossi S, Rathgeber CBK, 2013 - Effects of temperature and water deficit on cambial activity and woody ring features in Picea mariana saplings. Tree Physiology, 33 (10): 1006-1017.

Barbeito I, Bruecker RL, Rixen C, Bebi P , 2013 - Snow Fungi-Induced Mortality of Pinus cembra at the Alpine Treeline: Evidence from Plantations. Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research, 45 (4): 455-470.

Bonnesoeur V, Fournier M, Bock J, Badeau V, Fortin M, Colin F, 2013 - Improving statistical windthrow modeling of 2 Fagus sylvatica stand structures through mechanical analysis. Forest Ecology and Management, 289: 535-543.

Bontemps JD, Gelhaye P, Nepveu G, Hervé JC , 2013 - When tree rings behave like foam: moderate historical decrease in the mean ring density of common beech paralleling a strong historical growth increase. Annals of Forest Science, 70 (4): 329-343.

Bourmaud A, Morvan C, Bouali A, Placet V, Perré P, Baley C , 2013 - Relationships Between Micro-Fibrillar Angle, Mechanical Properties And Biochemical Composition Of Flax Fibers. Industrial Crops And Products, 44 (0): 343-351.

Cuny HE, Rathgeber CBK, Kiesse TS, Hartmann FP, Barbeito I, Fournier M, 2013 - Generalized additive models reveal the intrinsic complexity of wood formation dynamics. Journal of Experimental Botany, 64 (7): 1983-1994.

Danjon F, Caplan JS, Fortin M, Meredieu C , 2013 - Descendant root volume varies as a function of root type: estimation of root biomass lost during uprooting in Pinus pinaster. Frontiers in Plant Science, 4 (402).

de Luis M, Cufar K, Di Filippo A, Novak K, Papadopoulos A, Piovesan G, Rathgeber CBK, Raventos J, Angel Saz M, Smith KT , 2013 - Plasticity in Dendroclimatic Response across the Distribution Range of Aleppo Pine (Pinus halepensis). Plos One,

Duchateau E, Longuetaud F, Mothe F, Ung CH, Auty D, Achim A , 2013 - Modelling knot morphology as a function of external tree and branch attributes. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 43 (3): 266-277.

Ewald J, Hennekens S, Conrad S, Wohlgemuth T, Jansen F, Jenssen M, Cornelis J, Michiels HG, Kayser J, Chytry M, Gégout JC, Breuer M, Abs C, Walentowski H, Starlinger F, Godefroid S , 2013 - Spatial and temporal patterns of Ellenberg nutrient values in forests of Germany and adjacent regions - a survey based on phytosociological databases. Tuexenia, 33: 93-109.

Fortin M, 2013 - Population-averaged predictions with generalized linear mixed-effects models in forestry: an estimator based on Gauss-Hermite quadrature. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 43 (2): 129-138.

Fortin M, Delisle-Boulianne S, Pothier D , 2013 - Considering Spatial Correlations Between Binary Response Variables in Forestry: An Example Applied to Tree Harvest Modeling. Forest Science, 59 (3): 253-260.

Fortin M, Schneider R, Saucier JP , 2013 - Volume and Error Variance Estimation Using Integrated Stem Taper models. Forest Science, 59 (3): 345-358.


Fournier M, Dlouhá J, Jaouen G, Almeras T , 2013 - Integrative biomechanics for tree ecology: beyond wood density and strength. Journal of Experimental Botany, 64 (15): 4793-4815.

Franceschini T, Bontemps JD, Perez V, Leban JM, 2013 - Divergence in latewood density response of Norway spruce to temperature is not resolved by enlarged sets of climatic predictors and their non-linearities. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 180: 132-141.

Franceschini T, Longuetaud F, Bontemps JD, Bouriaud O, Caritey BD, Leban JM, 2013 - Effect of ring width, cambial age, and climatic variables on the within-ring wood density profile of Norway spruce Picea abies (L.) Karst. Trees-Structure and Function, 27 (4): 913-925.

Genest C, Nikoloulopoulos AK, Rivest LP, Fortin M, 2013 - Predicting dependent binary outcomes through logistic regressions and meta-elliptical copulas. Brazilian Journal of Probability and Statistics, 27 (3): 265-284.

Gonzalez-Garcia S, Bonnesoeur V, Pizzi A, Feijoo G, Moreira MT , 2013 - The influence of forest management systems on the environmental impacts for Douglas-fir production in France. Science of the Total Environment, 461: 681-692.

Groen TA, Verkerk PJ, Boettcher H, Grassi G, Cienciala E, Black KG, Fortin M, Koethke M, Lehtonen A, Nabuurs GJ, Petrova L, Blujdea V , 2013 - What causes differences between national estimates of forest management carbon emissions and removals compared to estimates of large-scale models? Environmental Science & Policy, 33: 222-232.

Henry M, Bombelli A, Trotta C, Alessandrini A, Birigazzi L, Sola G, Vieilledent G, Santenoise P, Longuetaud F, Valentini R , 2013 - GlobAllomeTree: international platform for tree allometric equations to support volume, biomass and carbon assessment. iForest-Biogeosciences and Forestry, 6 (6): 326.

Jabiol B, Zanella A, Ponge JF, Sartori G, Englisch M, van Delft B, de Waal R, Le Bayon RC , 2013 - A proposal for including humus forms in the World Reference Base for Soil Resources (WRB-FAO). Geoderma, 192: 286-294.

Lebourgeois F, Gomez N, Pinto P, Mérian P, 2013 - Mixed stands reduce Abies alba tree-ring sensitivity to summer drought in the Vosges mountains, western Europe. Forest Ecology and Management, 303: 61-71.

Longuetaud F, Santenoise P, Mothe F, Kiesse TS, 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.

Longuetaud F, Piboule A, Wernsdörfer H, Collet C, 2013 - Crown plasticity reduces inter-tree competition in a mixed broadleaved forest. European Journal of Forest Research, 132 (4): 621–634.

Lu J, Zhang L , 2013 - Evaluation Of Structure Specification In Linear Mixed Models For Modeling The Spatial Effects In Tree Height-Diamater Relationships. Annals Of Forest Research, 56 (1): 137-148.

Manso R, Calama RA, Madrigal G, Pardos M , 2013 - A silviculture-oriented spatio-temporal model for germination in Pinus pinea L. in the Spanish Northern Plateau based on a direct seeding experiment. European Journal of Forest Research, 132 (42526): 969-982.

Manso R, Fortin M, Calama RA, Pardos M , 2013 - Modelling seed germination in forest tree species through survival analysis. The Pinus pinea L. case study. Forest Ecology and Management, 289: 515-524.


Mérian P, Bert D, Lebourgeois F, 2013 - An Approach for Quantifying and Correcting Sample Size-Related Bias in Population Estimates of Climate-Tree Growth Relationships. Forest Science, 59 (4): 444-452.

Mérian P, Lebourgeois F, 2013 - Quantifying the risk of mis-estimating correlation significance of climate-tree growth relationships. Trees-Structure and Function, 27 (5): 1467-1476.

Mérian P, Pierrat JC, Lebourgeois F, 2013 - Effect of sampling effort on the regional chronology statistics and climate-growth relationships estimation. Dendrochronologia, 31 (1): 58-67.

Paillet Y, Chevalier H, Lassauce A, Vallet P, Legout A, Gosselin M , 2013 - Integrating Fertilisation And Liming Costs Into Profitability Estimates For Fuel Wood Harvesting: A Case Study In Beech Forests Of Eastern France. Biomass & Bioenergy, 55 (0): 190-197.

Perré P, Dinh AT, Assor C, Frank X, Pilate G , 2013 - Stiffness of normal, opposite, and tension poplar wood determined using micro-samples in the three material directions. Wood Science and Technology, 47 (3): 481-498.

Piedallu C, Gégout JC, Perez V, Lebourgeois F, 2013 - Soil water balance performs better than climatic water variables in tree species distribution modelling. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 22 (4): 470-482.

Pierre F, Almeida G, Huber F, Jacquin P, Perré P, 2013 - An original impact device for biomass characterisation: results obtained for spruce and poplar at different moisture contents. Wood Science and Technology, 47 (3): 537-555.

Pothier D, Fortin M, Auty D, Delisle-Boulianne S, Gagne LV, Achim A , 2013 - Improving tree selection for partial cutting through joint probability modelling of tree vigor and quality. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 43 (3): 288-298.

Roblot G, Bleron L, Mothe F, Collet R , 2013 - Index of efficiency for strength grading machines for solid wood. European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, 17: 263-269.

Rossi S, Anfodillo T, Cufar K, Cuny HE, Deslauriers A, Fonti P, Frank D, Gricar J, Gruber A, King GM, Krause C, Morin H, Oberhuber W, Prislan P, Rathgeber CBK, 2013 - A meta-analysis of cambium phenology and growth: linear and non-linear patterns in conifers of the northern hemisphere. Annals of Botany, 112 (9): 1911-1920.

Saderi SM, Pourtahmasi K, Oladi R, Rathgeber CBK, 2013 - Wood formation in juniperus excelsa ssp polycarpos in the high mountains of north-east iran. Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 25 (3): 421-428.

Uroz S, Courty PE, Pierrat JC, Peter M, Buee M, Turpault MP, Garbaye J, Frey-Klett P , 2013 - Functional Profiling and Distribution of the Forest Soil Bacterial Communities Along the Soil Mycorrhizosphere Continuum. Microbial Ecology, 66 (2): 404-415.

Van Couwenberghe R, Collet C, Pierrat JC, Verheyen K, Gégout JC, 2013 - Can species distribution models be used to describe plant abundance patterns? Ecography, 36 (6): 665-674.

Van Couwenberghe R, Gégout JC, Lacombe E, Collet C, 2013 - Light and competition gradients fail to explain the coexistence of shade-tolerant Fagus sylvatica and shade-intermediate Quercus petraea seedlings. Annals of Botany, 112 (7): 1421-1430.