Research Projects

All projects awarded support funding from the annual call for proposals (CFP)

 

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multidiscipl projects

2012

 

2013

  • MEPiB-Death : Morphological and Ecophysiological Processes leading to Beech tree Death.   CFP 2013
    RESULTS AVAILABLE
  • IntegraRust : Molecular bases of the R-Avr interaction in the model forest pathosystem Populus-Melampsorathrough an integrative biology approach.   CFP 2013
    RESULTS AVAILABLE

 

2014

  • INABACT :  Impact of Nutrient Availability on the diversity, function and functioning of the forest soil BACTerial communities: insights from the soil succession of the forest experimental site of Montiers-sur-Saulx   CFP 2014
    RESULTS AVAILABLE

 

2015

  • BRIDGE : Biomass Removal Impact on soil Diversity, Geochemistry and tree Ecophysiology   CFP 2015

 

 

Innovative projects

2014

  • CLIMATRUF : Improving water management and effect of cultural techniques on soil truffle mycelium, truffle production and soil water balance: pilot experiences toward adaptation of truffle orchards to climate variations   CFP 2014
  • QUALIDAR : Estimating the quality of roundwood and tree trunks using LiDAR   CFP 2014
  • RootMIX : Are positive diversity-production relationships mediated by root interactions ? A study with different forest mixtures  CFP 2014
  • EST : Exploring symbiotic genomes and transcriptomes  CFP 2014
  • SSPWood : Functional characterization of fungal small secreted proteins in relation to wood degradation  CFP 2014

 

2015

  • ERESY : Elucidating the Role(s) of Effector-like proteins in the ectomycorrhizal Symbiosis   CFP 2015
  • UPTRANS : Upscaling of anatomical, physiological and molecular determinisms of transpiration at wood and leaf levels in poplar trees subjected to water stress   CFP 2015
  • SEXSO : Sex as a driving force for microbial community evolution in forest soil.  CFP 2015
  • INTERDROUGHT : Tree Species Interactions under Soil Drought ConditionsCFP 2015 – WSL
  • BLACKSECRET : The role of effector-like small secreted proteins (SSP) in the formation and functioning of Cenococcum geophilum ectomycorrhizas (ECM) CFP 2015 – WSL

 

2016

  • CHM-era : Photogrammetric canopy height models to enhance forest resource assessment   CFP 2016
  • METOX :  Unravelling new metal- or redox-dependent proteins and processes in plants   CFP 2016
  • ASCOTUBE In vitro and in situ unraveling truffle sexual reproduction using Ascobolus immersus as a test tube model   CFP 2016
  • VALBEECH : Valorizing beech wood through innovative and environmentally friendly chemical modification treatments   CFP 2016
  • BAFES : Biomass harvest and ash recycling : impacts on Forest Ecosystem Services values   CFP 2016
  • COHABIT : Controlling hormonal balance in mutualistic interactions between trees and fungi   CFP 2016
  • GRECOFORCC : Assessing the growth of main European coniferous tree species under a warmer climate regime   AAP 2016

 

2017

  • BARK-TAN-BIO : Within- and between- tree Biodiversity of softwood BARK TANnins   CFP 2017
  • EFFECTO3-Flux : Impact de l’ozone et de la sécheresse sur l’allocation du carbone chez le peuplier : conséquences pour la croissance et la production de biomasse ligneuse   CFP 2017
  • HFPL : Assessment of the forest history of the Lorraine plateau   CFP 2017
  • RESEL : Risk Aversion, Livelihoods and Ecosystem Services Provisioning and Deforestation in Multifunctional Landscape   CFP 2017
  • ROOTUP : Root water uptake in ecosystem models constrained by water isotopes and chloride concentrations   CFP 2017
  • WOODISOTOP : Unravelling the influence of environment and development on intra-annual dynamics of wood formation and resulting tree-ring structure and isotope ratios   CFP 2017
  • SAP-ONF : La gestion du changement dans les organisations publiques complexes: l’approche de la stratégie comme pratique dans le cas du Contrat d’Objectifs et de Performance 2016-2020 de l’Office National des Forêts   CFP 2017

 

Incentive projects

2012

  • EVAQBT2  Study, identification and characterization of the effects of the natural variability of forest resources to optimize the quality of heat-treated wood.   CFP 2012, 2013
    RESULTS AVAILABLE

 

2013

  • LeafLitterOME: Molecular Ecology of Leaf Litter Decomposition.   CFP 2013
    RESULTS AVAILABLE

 

2014

  • BactoTruf : Functional characterization of bacterial communities of the Black truffle Tuber melanosporum along its life cycle  CFP 2014
    RESULTS AVAILABLE
  • Digital-FRA : Use of digital canopy height models to improved forest resource assessments at the local and regional level  CFP 2014
    RESULTS AVAILABLE
  • LeafMap : Long term after-effects of forest management practices  CFP 2014
    RESULTS AVAILABLE
  • MIX-Abies: The influence of species interactions on the response of Abies alba‘s water-use efficiency to extreme drought events  CFP 2014
  • POP-FOAMS : mechanical Performance OPtimisation of tannin-based carbon FOAMS  CFP 2014
    RESULTS AVAILABLE
  • QUEDAD : QUantification of Economic Damages and costs of Ash Dieback in France  CFP 2014
  • REMIX : REsilience of MIXed beech- Scots pine forests to climate change  CFP 2014
    RESULTS AVAILABLE
  • UPPMR : Use of Physcomitrella patens to generate Mutants of the Redox Systems  CFP 2014
  • WOOD-EP-N2 : Wood composition of Eucalyptus and Poplar from pure and mixed plantations  CFP 2014
    RESULTS AVAILABLE

 

2015

  • DROVER : Does lower drought exposure explain overyielding in Fagus sylvaticaPinus sylvestris mixtures across Europe ?  CFP 2015
  • NITROBEECH : How do severe drought and defoliation alter nitrogen cycle in beech trees?  CFP 2015
  • FORECOST : The provision of forest ecosystem services: A dual cost approach   CFP 2015
  • FUNMINWOOD : Minerals in Wood: What is their role in the fungal decay process?   CFP 2015
  •  WIND-IN-WOOD : Interspecific diversity of wind resistance strategies among temperate tree species – what is the role of radial variations of wood material properties in different tree organs?  CFP 2015
  • WOGRAFTAN : Water impervious oil-grafted tannin foams  CFP 2015
  • GLUP : Carbohydrate reserves of poles   CFP 2015
  • FORMOUV  ExpoMobile “Forests in motion”  CFP 2015
  • EIFFEL : Experimental Initiative for the Future of Forest Ecosystems in France   CFP 2015

 

2016

  • ADFORIX : Adaptation to climate change : Forest owners’ risk attitude and perception   CFP 2016
  • ISABEX : Interactions between Saprotrophic Bacteria and the white-rot Phanerochaete chrysosporium in presence of wood Extractives   CFP 2016
  • FERPAR : Identification of plant ferredoxin protein partners    CFP 2016
  • BILEUROPE : Soil properties from geographic databases : a prerequisite for soil water balance mapping in European Forests   CFP 2016
  • DOPALEP : Development of shared tools for quality Aleppo Pine forestry   CFP 2016
  • SCAN-COMP : Linking crown plasticity to tree growth using terrestrial laser scanning under a gradient of competition conditions   CFP 2016
  • FEM-FIRE : Finite element modeling for fire resistance of timber composite panels   CFP 2016
  • FORMANCLIM : New tools for site classification and tree species selection – Application to forest management in the context of climate change   CFP 2016

 

2017

  • DivBactO : Characterisation of the taxonomic and functional diversity of bacterial communities isolated from heartwood and sapwood of decaying oak   CFP 2017
  • FOREST-TRIP : FORESTry policies design for under climate change: improving Time and RIsk Preferences measures   CFP 2017
  • FORMES : Efficient FORest Management Strategies for Ecosystem Service provision   CFP 2017
  • L4REX : Looking for REX (looking for Phanerochaete chrysosporium mutants Resistant to EXtractives)   CFP 2017
  • BiopolyMOS : Fractionation and Characterization of Fungal And Tree Biopolymers during forest MOS degradation   CFP 2017
  • MycorWeath : Experimental characterization and quantification of the contribution of biological weathering from mycorrhizal fungi to tree nutrition by isotopic dilution   CFP 2017

 

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