Publications

Publications

Giaccone, E. & Luoto, M. & Vittoz, P. & Guisan, A. & Mariethoz, G. & Lambiel, C. (2019). Influence of microclimate and geomorphological factors on alpine vegetation in the Western Swiss Alps. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 10.1002/esp.4715.

Cianfrani, C., Buri, A., Vittoz P., Grand S., Zingg B., Verrecchia, E., Guisan, A. (2019). Spatial modelling of soil water holding capacity improves models of plant distributions in mountain landscapes. Plant and Soil, DOI: 10.1007/s11104-019-04016-x, [serval:BIB_E41F4BD52DE8]

Cianfrani, C., Buri, A., Verrecchia, E., & Guisan, A. (2018). Generalizing soil properties in geographic space: Approaches used and ways forward. PloS one, 13(12), e0208823.

Scherrer D., Christe P., Guisan A (2019). Modelling bat distributions and diversity in a mountain landscape using focal predictors in ensemble of small models. Diversity and Distributions, 25(5), 770-782.

Vincent C., Fernandes R., Cardoso A.R., Broennimann O., Di Cola V., D’Amen M., Ursenbacher S., Schmidt B.R., Pradervand J.-N., Pellissier L., Guisan A. (In Press). Climate and land-use changes reshuffle politically-weighted priority areas of mountain biodiversity. Global Ecology and Conservation

Buri, A., Cianfrani, C., Pinto-Figueroa, E., Yashiro, E., Spangenberg, J. E., Adatte, T., … & Pradervand, J. N. (2017). Soil factors improve predictions of plant species distribution in a mountain environment. Progress in Physical Geography, 41(6), 703-722.

Guisan A., Broennimann O., Buri A., Cianfrani C., D’Amen M., Di Cola V., Fernandes R., Gray S.M., Mateo R.G., Pinto E., Pradervand J.-N., Scherrer D., Vittoz P., von Däniken I., Yashiro E. (2019). Climate change impact on mountain biodiversity. pp. 221-233 dans Lovejoy T.E., Hannah L. (eds.) Biodiversity and climate change chap. 17, Yale University Press.,

Thornton, J.M. et al. A 3D geological model of a structurally complex Alpine region as a basis for interdisciplinary research. Sci. Data. 5:180238 doi: 10.1038/sdata.2018.238 (2018). Progress in Physical Geography, 41(6), 703-722.

Talks

Cianfrani C, Buri A. Comptez fleurette : 40 ans d’évolution du sol et de la végétation dans les Préalpes vaudoises, Ecovillage forum. Diablerets, 6 septembre 2018.

Giaccone E., Lambiel C., Mariéthoz G. Debris size classification of alpine landforms using high-resolution images, 5th European Conference on Permafrost, 23rd June – 1st July 2018, Chamonix Mont-Blanc.

Giaccone E., Luoto M., Mariéthoz G., Lambiel C. Influence of morphodynamics and earth surface processes on alpine vegetation in the Western Swiss Alps, EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts 20, 12783.

Thornton J.M., Mariethoz G. and Brunner P. Reducing uncertainty in integrated hydro(geo)logical models by incorporating various novel, spatially distributed measurements, International Association of Hydrogeologists 44th Annual Congress, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 25-29 September 2017.

Thornton J.M., Mariethoz G. and Brunner P. Developing an integrated hydrological model of a steep, geologically complex, snow-dominated Alpine catchment, Computational Methods in Water Resources XXII, Saint-Malo, 3-7 June 2018.

Buri, A., Pinto-Figueroa, E., Yashiro, E., & Guisan, A. (2017, December). What are the most crucial soil factors for predicting the distribution of alpine plant species?. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.

Vallat R, Mariethoz G (2017), UAV-based thermal remote sensing to highlight groundwater inputs in rivers, 15th Swiss Geoscience Meeting, Davos, Switzerland, 17-18 November 2017.

Guisan, A. 2018. Modélisation biogéographique en région de montagne : le besoin d’approches intégratives et multidisciplinaires. Conférence inaugurale. Inauguration du nouveau Centre Interdisciplinaire sur les Régions de Montagne (CIRM), 2 novembre 2018, campus UNIL, Bramois, Sion, Valais, Suisse.

Guisan, A. 2018. Spatial modelling of biodiversity in mountain landscapes: from species to communities. University College London (UCL), London, 22 Oct 2018

Guisan, A. 2018. Spatial modelling of biodiversity in mountain landscapes: from species to communities to ecosystem services. University of Helsinki, Finland, 17 August 2018. Invited talk

Guisan A. 2018. Remote sensing for biodiversity prediction and monitoring: complementary views from the Swiss Alps. “Informing Species Distribution Models and Essential Biodiversity Variables using Remote Sensing” symposium, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, 5 Feb 2018. Short talk.

Guisan, A. 2017. Spatial modelling of biodiversity in alpine landscapes: from species to ecosystem services. University of Geneva, Institute for Environmental Sciences, Geneva, November 9th, 2017. Invited talk

Guisan, A. 2017. Spatial modelling of biodiversity in alpine landscapes: from species to ecosystem services. International Ecology Conference – INTECOL 2017, Beijing, China, August 23, 2017. Keynote talk

Guisan A. The INTEGRALP Project: Modelling Mountain Ecosystems and their services. INTEGRALP Symposium, University of Lausanne, 27-28 March 2017. Talk

Buri A. 2017. Soil properties in mountain environment: their role for predicting plant species distribution. INTEGRALP Symposium, University of Lausanne, 27-28 March 2017.

Scherrer D. 2016. Integrating small scale habitat heterogenity and atmospheric decoupling into coarser scale species range predictions. Global change effects on Alpine ecosystems, Villars, Switzerland, 10 Nov – 12 Nov 2016.

Scherrer D., S. Massy, S. Meier, P. Vittoz, A. Guisan. Assessing and predicting mountain forest changes across a 25 years time scale. Community Ecoloogy for 21st Century. From Genes to Ecosystems, Evora, Portugal, 17 Oct – 19 Oct 2016.

Scherrer D., S. Massy, S. Meier, P. Vittoz, A. Guisan. Assessing and predicting mountain forest changes across a 25 years time scale. EcoSummit. Ecological Sustainability: Engineering Change, Montpellier, France, 29 Aug – 2 Sep 2016.

Cianfrani, C. et al. Modeling soil water content for vegetation modeling improvement. EGU General Assembly 2016. Vienna, Austria, 17–22 April 2016.

Guisan, A. 2017. Le futur sera climatique : Quels effets sur les plantes alpines ? Café scientifique “Le futur sera climatique: le réchauffement climatique change déjà nos vies, et après?”, Villeneuve, Suisse, 9 novembre 2017. Conférence invitée.

Guisan, A. and Randin, C. 2017. Plus chaud au Pays-d’Enhaut? Quels effets sur la végétation? 2 Mars 2017, Rougemont, Pays-d’En-Haut, Suisse. Public conference

Guisan, A. 2016. Spatial ecology in the Swiss Alps. Chilean’ s National Office for the Environment & Universidad Catholica de Chile, Santiago, 17 October 2016. (talk in Spanish)

Guisan A. 2016. Introductory Conference to the workshop “Which future for the Alps of Vaud? University of Lausanne, 30 September 2016. Introductory talk

Buri A. 2016. Etude de l’influence du sol sur la végétation à l’échelle des Alpes vaudoises : Utilisation de modèles statistiques. Workshop “Which future for the Alps of Vaud?” University of Lausanne, 30 September 2016.

Posters

Buri A., Cianfrani C., Pradervand J-N., Guisan A. Predicting plant distribution in an heterogeneous Alpine landscape: does soil matter? EGU General Assembly 2016. Vienna, Austria, 17–22 April.

Cianfrani C., Buri A., Vittoz P., Zingg B., Guisan A. 2016. Modeling soil water content for vegetation modeling improvement. EGU General Assembly 2016. Vienna, Austria, 17–22 April.

Thornton J.M., Mariethoz G. and Brunner P. Geological modelling as a basis for hydrogeological investigations in complex mountain terrain, 16th Swiss Geoscience Meeting, 30th November – 1st December 2018, Bern

Giaccone E., Mariéthoz G., Lambiel C. How geomorphological factors and microclimate influence alpine vegetation? Cases study in the Western Swiss Alps, 14th Swiss Geoscience Meeting, Geneva, 18-19 November 2016

Giaccone E., Mariéthoz G., Lambiel C. Le rôle de la variabilité géomorphologique sur les communautés végétales à l’étage alpin : cas d’étude dans les Alpes Vaudoises. Journées des jeunes géomorphologues, 26-27 January 2018, Lyon, France