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Researcher with the
CIRAD - RU Forests and Societies
hosted by UMMISCO - University Yaoundé I
Technical assistant with the PREREDD Project

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Journal Papers

F. Hélène, M. Aubry-Kientz, O. Brunaux, L. Descroix, R. Gaspard, S. Guitet, V. Rossi, B. Hérault, Vulnerability of commercial tree species to water Stress in logged forests of the Guiana Shield. Forests , 7 (5) , e105  (2016)

C. Lontsi Djimeli, A. Tamsa Arfao, V. Rossi, N. Nsulem, V. Raspal, G.Bricheux, M. Nola, T. Sime-Ngando, Impact of two disinfectants on detachment of Enterococcus faecalis from polythene in aquatic microcosm, Research in Biotechnology, 7: 28-42, (2016)

F. Wagner & al., Climate seasonality limits carbon assimilation and storage in tropical forestsBiogeosciences, 13, 2537-2562, (2016)

P. Ploton & al.,  Closing a gap in tropical forest biomass estimation: accounting for crown mass variation in pantropical allometriesBiogeosciences, 13, 1571-1585, (2016)

V. Rossi, T. Dolley, S. Guitet, B. Hérault, GuyaSim : un outil d’aide à la décision pour l’aménagement d’un territoire forestier, la Guyane, Bois et Forêts des Tropiques, 326(4): 67-78 (2015) (pdf)

M. Aubry-Kientz, V. Rossi, F. Wagner, B. Hérault, Identifying climatic drivers of tropical forest dynamics, Biogeosciences, 12, 5583-5596, (2015)

M. Aubry-Kientz, V. Rossi, J.J. Boreux, B. Hérault, A joint individual-based model coupling growth and mortality reveals that tree vigour is a key component of tropical forest dynamics, Ecology and Evolution, 5(12): 2457-2465 (2015)

A. Dejean, R. Céréghino, M. Leponce, V. Rossi, O. Roux, A. Compin, J.H.C. Delabie, B. Corbara, The fire ant Solenopsis saevissima and habitat disturbance alter ant communities, Biological Conservation, 187, 145-153 (2015) (preprint)

R. Le Guen, B. Corbara, V. Rossi, A. Dejean, Reciprocal protection from natural enemies in an ant-wasp association. Comptes rendus Biologies, 338(4): 255-259 (2015) (preprint)

S. Mermoz, M. Rejou-Mechain, L. Villard, T. Le Toan, V. Rossi, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Decrease of L-band SAR backscatter with biomass of dense forests, Remote Sensing of Environment, 159, 307-317 (2015) (preprint)

N. Picard, F.B. Bosela, V. Rossi, Reducing the error in biomass estimates strongly depends on model selection, Annals of Forest Science,  72(6): 811-823 (2015) (preprint)

Ph. Lachenaud, V. Rossi, J.-M. Thevenin, F. Doare, The “Guiana” genetic group: A new source of resistance to cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) black pod rot caused by Phytophthora capsici, Crop Protection 67, 91-95 (2015) (preprint)

P. Sist, E. Rutishauser & al., The Tropical managed Forests Observatory: a research network addressing the future of tropical logged forests, Journal of Vegetation Science, 18(1): 171-174 (2015) (preprint)

A. Dejean, B. Corbara, R. Céréghino, M. Leponce, O. Roux, V. Rossi, J. Delabie, A. Compin, Traits allowing some ant species to nest syntopically with the fire ant Solenopsis saevissima in its native range, Insect Science, 22(2):289-294 (2015) (preprint)

F. Wagner, V. Rossi, C. Baraloto, D. Bonal, C. Stahl,  A. Trabucco, B. Hérault, Are commonly measured functional traits involved in tropical tree responses to climate ?, International Journal of Ecology, vol. 2014, Article ID 389409, 10 pages (2014)

Q. Molto, B. Hérault, J.-J. Boreux, M. Daulet, A. Roustaud, V. Rossi, Predicting Tree Heights for Biomass Estimates in Tropical ForestsBiogeosciences, 11, 3121-3130 (2014)

F. Wagner, V. Rossi, M. Aubry-Kientz, D. Bonal, H. Dalitz, R. Gliniars, C. Stahl,  A. Trabucco, B. Hérault, Pan-tropical analysis of climate effects on seasonal tree growth, PLoS ONE 9(3): e92337 (2014)

E. Marcon, I. Scotti, B. Herault, V. Rossi, G. Lang, Generalization of the partitioning of Shannon diversity, PLoS ONE 9(3): e90289 (2014)

F. Wagner, V. Rossi, C. Stahl, D. Bonal, B. Hérault, Asynchronism in leaf and wood production in tropical forests: a study combining satellite and ground-based measurements, Biogeosciences, 10: 7307-7321 (2013)

M. Aubry-Kientz, B. Hérault, C. Ayotte-Trépanier, C. Baraloto, V. Rossi, Toward trait-based mortality models for tropical forests?, PLoS ONE 8(5): e63678 (2013)

O. Roux, V. Rossi, R. Céréghino, A. Compin, J-M Martin, A. Dejean, How to coexist with fire ants: the roles of behaviour and cuticular compounds, Behavioural Processes, 98: 51-57 (2013)  (preprint)

C. Stahl, B. Hérault, V. Rossi, B. Burban, C. Bréchet, D. Bonal, Deep water uptake by tropical rainforest trees during dry periods: does tree dimension matter ?,  Oecologia, 173(4): 1191-1201 (2013)  (preprint)

F. Mortier, V. Rossi, G. Guillot, S. Gourlet-Fleury, N. Picard, Population dynamics of species-rich ecosystems: the mixture of matrix population models approach, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 4(4): 316–326 (2013),  (preprint)

A. Déjean, J. Orivel,  V. Rossi, P.J.G. Malé, O. Roux, R. Céréghino, C. Leroy, Predation success by a plant-ant indirectly favours the growth and fitness of its host myrmecophyte, PLoS ONE 8(3): e59405 (2013)

Q. Molto, V. Rossi, L. Blanc, Error propagation in biomass estimation in tropical forests, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 4(2): 175–183 (2013)  (preprint)

J.M. Thevenin,V. Rossi, M. Ducamp, P. Lachenaud, Numerous clones resistant to Phytophthtora palmivora in the "Guiana" genetic group of Theobroma cacao L, PLoS ONE 7(7): e40915 (2012)

F. Wagner,V. Rossi, C. Stahl, D. Bonal,  B. Hérault, Water availability is the main climate driver of neotropical tree growth, PLoS ONE 7(4):e34074 (2012)

A. Déjean, R. Céréghino, J.M. Carpenter, B. Corbara, B. Hérault, V. Rossi, M. Leponce, J. Orivel, D. Bonal, Climate change impact on Neotropical social wasps, PLoS ONE 6(6):e27004 (2011)

B. Hérault, B. Bachelot, L. Poorter, V. Rossi, F. Bongers, J. Chave, C. E.T. Paine, F. Wagner and C. Baraloto, Functional traits shape ontogenetic growth trajectories of rain forest tree species, Journal of  Ecology,  99(6): 1431-1440 (2011)  (preprint)

F. Wagner, B. Hérault, C. Stahl, D. Bonal, V. Rossi, Modeling water availability for trees in tropical forests, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 151(9): 1202-1213 (2011)  (preprint)

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

A. Dejean, B. Corbara; C. Leroy, J.H.C. Delabie, V. Rossi; R. Céréghino, Inherited biotic protection in a Neotropical pioneer plant, PLoS ONE 6(3): e18071  (2011) 

H. Wernsdörfer, H. Caron, S. Gerber, G. Cornu, V. Rossi, F. Mortier, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Relationships between demography and gene flow and their importance for the conservation of tree populations in tropical forests under selective felling regimes, Conservation Genetics, vol. 12, n°1, 15-29  (2011) (preprint)

A. Dejean, C. Leroy, B. Corbara, R. Céréghino, O. Roux, B. Hérault, V. Rossi, R. J. Guerrero, J. H. C. Delabie, J. Orivel, R. Boulay, A temporary social parasite of tropical plant-ants improves the fitness of a myrmecophyte, Naturwissenschaften, vol. 97, n°10, 925-934  (2010) (preprint)

N. Picard, F. Mortier, V. Rossi, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Clustering species using a model of population dynamics and aggregation theory, Ecological Modeling, 221: 152-160 (2010) (preprint)

F. Campillo, V. Rossi, Convolution Particle Filter for Parameter Estimation in General State-Space Models, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, vol.45, n°3, p1063-1072 (2009) (preprint)

F. Campillo, R. Rakotozafy, V. Rossi, Parallel and interacting Markov chain Monte Carlo algorithm, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation 79: 3424–3433  (2009)  (preprint)

O. Florès, V. Rossi, F. Mortier, Bayesian Models of local density in tropical saplings: autocorrelation balances zero-inflation, Ecological Modelling, 220: 1797-1809  (2009) (preprint)

F. Campillo, R. Rakotozafy, V. Rossi, Computational probability modeling and Bayesian inference. revue Africaine de la Recherche en Informatique et Mathématiques Appliquées, vol.9 p123-143 (2008)   (preprint)

H. Wernsdörfer, V. Rossi, G. Cornu, S. Oddou-Muratorio, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Impact of uncertainty in tree mortality on the predictions of a tropical forest dynamics model, Ecological Modelling  218 (3-4) : 290-306 (2008) (preprint)

P.Cantet, F. Campillo, R Rakotozafy, V. Rossi, Méthodes MCMC en interaction pour l'évaluation de ressources naturelles. revue Africaine de la Recherche en Informatique et Mathématiques Appliquées, vol.8, p64-80 (2008)  (preprint)

V. Rossi, J-P Vila, Bayesian Selection of Multiresponse  Nonlinear Regression Model. Statistics, 42:4,291-311 (2008) (preprint)

O. Gimenez, V. Rossi, R. Choquet, C. Dehais, B. Doris, H. Varella, J.-. Vila and R. Pradel. State-space modelling of data on marked individuals. Ecological Modelling. 206: 431-438. (2007) (preprint)

N. Hilgert, V. Rossi, J-P. Vila, V. Wagner, Identification, estimation and control of uncertain dynamic systems : a nonparametric approach. Communications in Statistics: Theory and Methods, vol. 36, n°14, p2509-2525 (2007).  (preprint)

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Nonlinear filtering in discrete time : A particle convolution approach.  Ann. I.SU.P., vol.50, n°3, p71-102 (2006).  (preprint)

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Bayesian Multioutput Feedforward Neural Network Selection : A Conjugate Prior Approach. IEEE Transaction on Neural Networks, vol.17, n°1, p35-47 (2006). (preprint)

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  C.  R. Acad. Sci. Paris, Ser. I 340, p759-764 (2005). (preprint)

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Filtrage de bioprocédé de dépollution. Approche par convolution particulairee-STA. vol. 2, n.1, (2005). (preprint)


Book chapters, conference proceedings and technical reports

V. Rossi, Développement des scénarios de référence dans la zone du projet Pilote REDD Géographiquement Intégré de Mambasa. Yaoundé : CIRAD, 100 p. janvier 2016

Florian C., V. Rossi, D. Bastin, R. Eba'a Atyi, S. Gourlet-Fleury, G. Lescuyer, N. Picard, D. Sonwa, Could IFM REDD+ projects incentivize forest concessionaires to reduce greenhouse gases emissions in Central Africa? A lesson from the FORAFAMA project. In CFCC15, Our Common Future under Climate Change, abstract, 626, Paris, France, July 2015

B. Hérault, M. Aubry-Kientz, V. Rossi, F. Wagner, Will tropical forests face slow down with ongoing climate changes? In CFCC15, Our Common Future under Climate Change, abstract, 262, Paris, France, July 2015

Q. Molto, M. Rejou-Mechain,N. Bayol, JF Chevalier, V. Rossi, G. Cornu, F. Bénédet, V. Gond, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Modeling forest biomass of the Congo basin from extensive commercial inventories. In EGU, European Geosciences Union General Assembly,  Vienne, Autriche, avril 2015

B. Sonké, C. Gonmadje, Q. Renard, S. Gourlet-Fleury, V. Rossi, Proposition pour la mise en place d'un réseau régional de parcelles permanentes dans les forêts du bassin du Congo : Projet « Systèmes de surveillance et de MNV nationaux avec une approche régionale pour les pays du bassin du Congo » , Rome : FAO, 35p., septembre 2014

V. Rossi, GuyaSim 2011-2014 : un simulateur pour explorer l'impact des scénarios de développement de la Guyane sur les services des écosystèmes forestiers. Rapport final projet PO Feder GuyaSim, 219p, Cirad Montpellier , aout 2014

S. Mermoz, M. Rejou-Mechain, L. Villard, T. Le Toan, V. Rossi, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Biomass of dense forests related to L-band SAR backscatter ?,  In Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS),  IEEE International, p1037-1040, Quebec City, Canada, july 2014

F. Mortier, S. Gourlet-Fleury, D. Ouédraogo, N. Picard, V. Rossi, Impact of anthropogenic and climatic changes on biomass and diversity of the Central African forests, from local to global scale: original methods for new results, In European Geosciences Union General Assembly Conference, Vienna, Austria, may 2014

M. Aubry-Kientz, V. Rossi, JJ Boreux, B. Hérault, Coupling growth and mortality models to detect climate drivers of tropical forest dynamics, In International Society for Ecological Modelling Conference, Toulouse, France, octobre 2013

F. Wagner, V. Rossi, C. Stahl, D. Bonal, B. Herault, Integrating satellite and field measurement data to improve the understanding of carbon uptake by tree growth in French Guiana, In Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation,  San José, Costa Rica, june 2013

V. Rossi, Modélisation des forêts tropicales en intégrant leur diversité spécifique et structurelle, Rapport d’Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches, Université des Antilles et de la Guyane, mai 2013

F. Wagner, M. Aubry-Kientz, A.L. Moore, Q. Molto, V. Rossi, B. Hérault, Confronting satellite and field measurement data to improve the understanding of carbon uptake by tree growth in French Guiana,  Symposium SELPER Earth Observation for a Green Co-developed World, Cayenne, French Guiana, november 2012

P. Lachenaud, V. Rossi, J.M. Thévenin, M. Ducamp, F. Doare, V. Condina, C. Herail, F. Dedieu,  Evaluation de la résistance à Phytophthora palmivora et P. Capsici des 186 clones de la "core collection" du groupe génétique "Guiana", Conférence Internationale sur la Recherche Cacaoyère, Yaoundé, Cameroun, octobre 2012  

M. Aubry-Kientz, C. Ayotte-Trépanier, B. Hérault, V. Rossi, Towards trait-based mortality models for tropical forests?  In Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation,  Bonito, Brazil, june 2012

F. Wagner, A. Moore, V. Rossi, B. Hérault, Which climate indices are relevant for predicting the response of tropical forests to future climate scenarios ?  In Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation,  Bonito, Brazil, june 2012

P. Sist, L. Mazzei, L. Blanc, A. Ruschel, V. Rossi, M. Kanshiro, Long term Impact of logging on carbon storage and tree diversity in the AmazonIn Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation,  Bonito, Brazil, june 2012

F. Wagner, B. Hérault, C. Stahl, D. Bonal, V. Rossi, Climatic drivers of tree growth in French Guiana. In Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, Arusha, Tanzanie, june 2011

F. Mortier, P. Chagneau, M.P Etienne, N. Picard, C. Piou, V.Rossi, Modélisation bayésienne hiérarchique pour l'écologie et la recherche environnementale43èmes Journées de statistique, Gammarth, Tunisia, may 2011 

F. Wagner, B. Herault,  D. Bonal, V. Rossi, Modeling soil water availability for neotropical forest trees, In 25th International Biometric Conference, Floripa, Brazil,  december 2010

Q. Molto, V. Rossi, L. Blanc,  Error propagation through a Bayesian network for biomass estimation in neotropical forests, In 25th International Biometric Conference, Floripa, Brazil, december 2010

Q. Molto, V. Rossi, L. Blanc, Error propagation for biomass estimation in neotropical forest, Premier Colloque national d'écologie scientifique, Montpellier, september 2010

H. Wernsdörfer, V. Rossi, G. Cornu, S. Oddou-Muratorio, H. Caron, S. Gerber, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Modelling the impact of selective felling on the demography and genetic diversity of Dicorynia guianensis, the major timber species in the tropical rainforest of French Guiana. 6th IUFRO Workshop of "uneven-aged silviculture" in Shizuoka, october 2008.

F. Campillo, N. Desassi, V. Rossi, Modélisation spatialement explicite d'une dynamique forestière et inférence. Journées MAS de la SMAI, Rennes, august  2008.

F. Mortier, V.Rossi, N. Picard, S. Gourlet-Fleury, Unsupervised classification of species groups based on mixture matrix population models, In 24th International Biometric Conference, Dublin, Ireland, july 2008.

F. Campillo, N. Desassis, V.Rossi, Individual based modelling of spatio-temporal of forest dynamics. In Joint Meeting of the Statistical Society of Canada and the Société Française de Statistique, Ottawa, Canada, may 2008.

M. Peyre, S. Desvaux, T. Phan Dang, V. Rossi, J-F. Renard, T. Vu Dinh, F. Roger, Financial Evaluation of Vaccination Strategies against HPAI: a Modeling Approach. International Conference on Avian Influenza,  Bangkok, Thailand, january 2008.

M. Joannides, I. Larramendy–Valverde, V. Rossi, Monte–Carlo Observer for a Stochastic Model of Bioreactors. In  Recent Advances in Stochastic Modelling and Data Analysis, Ed. Christos H. Skiadas,World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd, p605-612, 2007.

F. Campillo, R. Rakotozafy, V. Rossi, Bayesian numerical inference for markovian models. Application to tropical forest dynamics. International Conference on Approximation Methods and Numerical Modelling in Environment and Natural Resources, Granada, Spain, july 2007.

M. Joannides, I. Larramendy–Valverde, V. Rossi, Monte–Carlo Observer for a Stochastic Model of Bioreactors. International Conference on Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis, Chania  Greece, may 2007

F. Campillo, R. Rakotozafy, V. Rossi, Bayesian numerical inference for hidden markov models. Colloque international de Statistique Appliquée pour le Développement en Afrique, Cotonou Bénin, febuary 2007

F. Campillo, V. Rossi, Convolution particle filtering for parameter estimation in general state-space models.  The 45th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, San Diego, december  2006.

F. Campillo, R. Rakotozafy, V. Rossi,  Analyse bayésienne de modèles markoviens d'évolution de ressources naturelle. Colloque Africain sur la Recherche en Informatique, Cotonou Bénin, november 2006

F. Campillo, V. Rossi, Parallel and interacting Markov chains Monte Carlo method. Research report  n.6008, INRIA, 30p, october 2006

F. Campillo, V. Rossi, Analyse bayésienne de modèles d’évolution de ressources naturelles. Journées MAS de la SMAI, Lille, september  2006

F. Campillo, V. Rossi, Convolution particle filters for parameter estimation in general state-space models. Research report  n.5939, INRIA, 28p, june 2006

N. Hilgert, V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Identification, estimation and control of uncertain dynamic systems : a nonparametric approach. International Symposium on Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis, Part VIII, p775-783, Brest (France), may 2005

V. Rossi,  Filtrage non linéaire par noyaux de convolution. Application à un procédé de dépollution biologique.  Ph.D in Science, Ecole Nationale Supérieure Agronomique de Montpellier, december 2004.  (pdf)

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Filtrage de bioprocédé de dépollution. Approche par convolution particulaire. Conférence Francophone Internationale d'Automatique, n.125, Douz (Tunisia), november 2004.

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Filtrage non linéaire par convolution pour modèles incertains . Actes des XXXVIème Journées de Statistique, Montpellier, mai 2004

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Bayesian selection of Multiresponse Nonlinear Regression Model. Technical report  04-01, groupe biostatisque ENSAM/INRA/UM2 Montpellier, january  2004

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Radial Basis Network approach for non linear filtering in discrete time . Proceedings of Int. Joint Conf. on Neural Networks, vol4, p2433- 2437, Portland (Oregon), july 2003

J-P. Vila, V. Rossi,   Multioutput feedforward neural network selection : a bayesian approach . Proceedings of Int. Joint Conf. on Neural Networks, vol1, p495- 500 Portland (Oregon), july 2003

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Filtrage non linéaire en temps discret par convolution de particules . Actes des XXXVème Journées de Statistique, p823-826, Lyon, june 2003

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Utilisation des réseaux de neurones à bases radiales pour le filtrage non linéaire en temps discret . XIème Journées de Neuroscience et Science pour l Ingénieur, La londe les Maures, september 2002

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Bayesian multireponse nonlinear regression model selection : A conjugate prior approach . Technical report 02-10, groupe biostatisque ENSAM/INRA/UM2Montpellier, december 2002

V. Rossi, J-P. Vila,  Critère de sélection de modèles multi-réponses par approche bayésienne. Application aux réseaux de neurones . Actes des XXXIVème Journées de Statistique, p126-127, Bruxelles et Louvain-la-neuve, may 2002

V. Rossi,  Critère de sélection de modèles multi-réponses par approche bayésienne. Application aux réseaux de neurones à couches . Master report, University Montpellier II, june 2001