Department Publication Geomatics

2017

Peer-reviewed journal articles

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.03.059, [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]
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 : http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.05.056, [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]

Conference papers (published)

MOREL J., 2017. An Android application to visualize Point clouds and meshes in VR In: Xiao Y., Abraham A.P. (ed), Paper presented at the International Conferences Computer Graphics, Visualization, Computer Vision and Image Processing 2017 and Big Data Analytics, Data Mining and Computational Intelligence 2017, Lisbon, Portugal, July 21-23, 2017, International Association for Development of the Information Society, p. 290-294, ISBN: 9978-989-8533-66-1, [Publisher link]
2016

Peer-reviewed journal articles

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]
NATH C.D., MUNOZ F., PÉLISSIER R., BURSLEM D.F.R.P. and MUTHUSANKAR G., 2016. Growth rings in tropical trees: role of functional traits, environment, and phylogeny Trees - Structure and Function, 1-23, DOI: 10.1007/s00468-016-1442-1, [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]
ROY P.D., RIVERO-NAVARETTE A., SÁNCHEZ-ZAVALA J.-L., BERAMENDI-OROSCO L.E., MUTHUSANKAR G. and LOZANO-SANTACRUZ R., 2016. Atlantic Ocean modulated hydroclimate of the subtropical northeastern Mexico since the last glacial maximum and comparison with the southern US Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 434 : 141-150, DOI : 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.11.048, [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]
ULLOA J.S., GASC A., GAUCHER P., AUBIN T., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. and SUEUR J., 2016. Screening large audio datasets to determine the time and space distribution of Screaming Piha birds in a tropical forest Ecological Informatics, 31 : 91-99, DOI : 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2015.11.012, [Publisher link]
VATTAKAVEN T., GEORGE R.M., BALASUBRAMANIAN D., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M., MUTHUSANKAR G., RAMESH B.R. and PRABHAKAR R., 2016. India Biodiversity Portal: An integrated, interactive and participatory biodiversity informatics platform Biodiversity Data Journal, 4 : e10279, DOI : 10.3897/BDJ.4.e10279, [Publisher link]

Conference papers (published)

MUTHUSANKAR G. and LAKSHUMANAN C., 2016. Coastal Aquifer Vulnerability Assessment for the Cauvery Delta Region, Southeast Coast of India In: Srinivasamoorty S., Senthilnathan D., Kusuma KN. (ed), National Level Workshop on Multiphase Approaches on Assessment and Sustainable Management of Stressed Coastal Aquifers (MAPCOAST-2016) 18th - 22nd May 2016 [CD-ROM] Puducherry organized by Department of Earth Sciences, Pondicherry University , p. 205-217,
ROY P.D., QUIROZ-JIMENEZ J.D., SÁNCHEZ-ZAVALA J.-L., MUTHUSANKAR G., LOZANO-SANTACRUZ R. and LOPEZ-BALBIAUX N., 2016. Hydroclimate of subtropical Mexico since the last glacial maximum and evaluation of some Pacific and Atlantic forcings. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 48, No. 7 [Abstracts of the Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, USA - 2016], doi : 10.1130/abs/2016AM-279079, [Publisher link]
2015

Edited books

SANDEEP S., SIVARAM M., GAMARRA J.G.P. and RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M. (ed.), 2015. Proceedings of the regional training on data analysis for tree volume, biomass and carbon stock assessment, 10-13 November 2014. KFRI , Peechi, India. UN-REDD Programme MRV report 20 Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy, 19 p.,

Book chapters

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]
ROY P.D., RIVERO-NAVARETTE A., HERNÁNDEZ-JUÁREZ N.L., SÁNCHEZ-ZAVALA J.-L., MUTHUSANKAR G. and LOZANO-SANTACRUZ R., 2015. Peat Fires in Northeastern Mexico: Geochemistry, Chronology, and Paleo-reconstruction In: Stracher G.B., Prakash A., Rein G. (ed), Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective. Volume 4: Peat -- Geology, Combustion, and Case Studies, 1st ed., Elsevier, p. 75-88, ISBN: 978-0-444-59510-2, [Publisher link]

Peer-reviewed journal articles

BONHOMME V., CASTETS M., MOREL J. and GAUCHEREL C., 2015. Introducing the vectorial Kappa: An index to quantify congruence between vectorial mosaics Ecological Indicators, 57 : 96-99, DOI:10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.04.007, [Publisher link]
CHAVEZ-LARA C.M., ROY P.D., PÉREZ L., MUTHUSANKAR G. and LEMUS NERI V.H., 2015. Ostracode and C/N based paleoecological record from Santiaguillo basin of subtropical Mexico over last 27 cal kyr BP Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas, 32 (1) : 1-10, [Publisher link]
HAMROUNI A., VEGA C., RENAUD J.P., DURRIEU S. and BOUVIER M., 2015. A tree-based approach to estimate wood volume from Lidar data : a case study in a pine plantation Revue française de Photogrammetrie et de Télédétection, 211-212 : 63-70,
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]
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]
KENNEL P., FIORIO C. and BORNE F., 2015. Supervised image segmentation using Q-Shift Dual-Tree Complex Wavelet Transform coefficients with a texton approach Pattern Analysis and Applications, DOI: 10.1007/s10044-015-0491-1, [Publisher link]
NAGARAJAN R., JONATHAN M.P., ROY P.D., MUTHUSANKAR G. and LAKSHUMANAN C., 2015. Decadal evolution of a spit in the Baram river mouth in eastern Malaysia Continental Shelf Research, 105 : 18-25, DOI : 10.1016/j.csr.2015.06.006, [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]
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]
VEGA C., VEPAKOMMA U., MOREL J., BADER J.-L., RAJASHEKAR G., JHA C.S., FERET J., PROISY C., PÉLISSIER R. and DADHWAL V.K., 2015. Aboveground-Biomass Estimation of a Complex Tropical Forest in India Using Lidar Remote Sensing, 7 : 10607-10625, DOI: 10.3390/rs70810607, [Publisher link]
2014

Books

SUBBARAYALU Y., MUTHUSANKAR G. and BALAMURUGAN P., 2014. Iṭaikkālat Tamiḻnāṭṭil Nāṭukaḷum ūrkaḷum : ki. Pi. 800-1300 Tamiḻakat Tolliyal Kaḻakam, Tañcavur, 56 p,

Book chapters

MUTHUSANKAR G., LAKSHUMANAN C. and ESWARAMOORTHI S., 2014. Inundation Risk Assessment for Nagapatinam Coast, Tamil Nadu, Southeast Coast of India In: Mohanty U.C., Mohapatra M., Singh O.P., Bandopadhyay B.K., Rathore L.S. (ed), Monitoring and Prediction of Tropical Cyclones over Indian Ocean and Climate Change, Capital Publishing Co. & Springer Publications, Delhi, p. 364-373, ISBN: 978-93-81891-07-0, [Publisher link]

Peer-reviewed journal articles

ROY P.D., QUIROZ-JIMENEZ J.D., CHAVEZ-LARA C.M., PEREZ-CRUZ L.L. and MUTHUSANKAR G., 2014. Humid Pleistocene−Holocene transition and early Holocene in sub-tropical northern Mexico and possible Gulf of California forcing Boreas : An International Journal of Quaternary Research, 43 (3) : 577–587, DOI 10.1111/bor.12062, [Publisher link]
ROY P.D., CHARLES-POLO M.P., LOPEZ-BALBIAUX N., PI-PUIG T., MUTHUSANKAR G., LOZANO-SANTACRUZ R., LOZANO-GARCIA S. and ROMERO F.M., 2014. Last glacial hydrological variations at the southern margin of sub-tropical North America and a regional comparison Journal of Quaternary Science, 29 (5) : 495-505, DOI: 10.1002/jqs.2718, [Publisher link]
VEGA C., HAMROUNI A., EL MOKHTARI S., MOREL J. and BOCK J., 2014. PTrees: A point-based approach to forest tree extraction from lidar data International Journal of Applied Earth Observations and Geoinformation, 33 : 98-108, [Publisher link]
2013

Peer-reviewed journal articles

ALLOUIS T., DURRIEU S., VEGA C. and COUTERON P., 2013. Stem Volume and above-ground biomass estimation of individual pine trees from LiDAR data: Contribution of full-waveform signals IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 6 (2) : 924-934, DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2012.2211863, [Publisher link]
MUTHUSANKAR G., LAKSHUMANAN C., PRADEEP-KISHORE V., ESWARAMOORTHI S. and JONATHAN M.P., 2013. Classifying inundation limits in SE coast of India: application of GIS Natural Hazards, 65 (3) : 2401-2409, DOI: 10.1007/s11069-012-0427-7, [Publisher link]
ROY P.D., RIVERO-NAVARETTE A., LOPEZ-BALBIAUX N., PEREZ-CRUZ L.L., METCALFE S.E., MUTHUSANKAR G. and SÁNCHEZ-ZAVALA J.-L., 2013. A record of Holocene summer-season palaeohydrological changes from the southern margin of Chihuahua Desert (Mexico) and possible forcings The Holocene, 23 (8) : 1105-1114, DOI: 10.1177/0959683613483619, [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

DJAOUTI A., 2013. Développement et mise en œuvre d'un SIG appliqué à la gestion d'un dispositif d'inventaire permanent de forêts Mémoire de Licence en géomatique et environnement : Ecole Nationale des Sciences Géographiques, Paris, 38 p., Principal advisor: C. Véga.
HAMROUNI A., 2013. Inventaire et caractérisations de forêts par des techniques de LIDAR aéroporté Stage de Master spécialité statistiques : Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, 30 p., Principal advisor: C. Véga.
2012

Peer-reviewed journal articles

LAKSHUMANAN C., PRADEEP KISHORE V., VIVEGANANDAN S., KRISHNAKUMAR P. and MUTHUSANKAR G., 2012. Landuse / Land cover dynamics study in Nilgiris district part of Western Ghats, Tamilnadu International Journal of Geomatics and Geosciences, 2 (3) : 921- 932,
VEGA C., DURRIEU S., MOREL J. and ALLOUIS T., 2012. A sequential iterative dual-filter for Lidar terrain modeling optimized for complex forested environments Computers & Geosciences, 44 : 31-41, DOI: 10.1016/j.cageo.2012.03.021, [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

LECOLE D., 2012. Etude des dynamiques de population par analyse morphologique de paysages de villes : cas des agglomérations indiennes Master2 Dissertation : Université Marnes La vallée, ENSG, Paris , 41 p.,
2011

Peer-reviewed journal articles

VEGA C. and DURRIEU S., 2011. Multi-level filtering segmentation to measure individual tree parameters based on Lidar data: application to a mountainous forest with heterogeneous stands International Journal of Applied Earth Observations and Geoinformation, 13 (4) : 646-656, [Publisher link]

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

MUTHUSANKAR G., 2011. Multi-hazard Risk Assessment and Management Strategies for Nagapattinam Coastal Zone, Tamil Nadu PhD Thesis : Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, 134 p., Advisor: C. Lakshumanan.
2010

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]
2009

Peer-reviewed journal articles

BALASUBRAMANIAN D. and GRARD P., 2009. ICT and agriculture in India: a perspective from the case study based on the Oscar project (Open source simple computer for agriculture in rural areas) Networks and Communication Studies (NETCOM), 23 (3) : 281-292, [Publisher link]

Conference papers (published)

BORNE F., MUTHUSANKAR G., ISWARIALAKSHMI K. and BALASUBRAMANIAN D., 2009. Digital Historical atlas of South India. Space, Time, Place In: Forte M., Campana S., Liuzza C. (ed), Third International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology, 17th-21st August 2009, BAR International series; 2118, Archaeopress, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, p. 373-378, ISBN: 9781407306599,
2008

Book chapters

MONDET B., MUTHUSANKAR G., BORNE F., VASCONCELOS P. and FAURE J.P., 2008. Time & space propagation of dengue virus in a tropical city In: Tyagi B.K. (ed), Vector-borne diseases: epidemiology and control, Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, p. 213-219,
2003

Peer-reviewed journal articles

LO SEEN D., 2003. Geographical information system and remote sensing for monitoring the environment Tropical Ecology, 44 (1) : 113-119, [Publisher link]
2000

Reports

RAMESH B.R. and GUERO M.C., 2000. Assessment of vegetation types of Kalkad - Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve (Tamil Nadu, India) Using GIS and Remote Sensing. Final report on the project 'Biodiversity Conservation at Kalkad - Mundanthurai Reserve' in collaboration with Wildlife Institute of India and Tamil Nadu Forest Department. Funded by World Bank Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, 65 p.,