IRPNC Team members

Team members

Team Leader : Catherine Viellescazes (Université d’Avignon)
Contacts : cathy.vieillescazes@imbe.fr or cathy.vieillescazes@univ-avignon.fr

Researchers and staff (+ localization = place or site) :

Alignan Jean-François (chercheur associé)
Bischoff Armin (Pr, UAPV) ici
Blight Olivier (MC, IUT) ici
Buisson Elise (MC HDR, UAPV)
Dutoit Thierry (DR CNRS)ici
Isselin-Nondedeu Francis (MC associé, univ. Tours)
Joliot Céline (TECH, UAPV)
Le Menn Aline (MC, IUT) ici
Lucas Marthe (MC, IUT) ici
Montelle-Richard Virginie (gestionnaire, UAPV)
Mathe Carole (MC HDR, UAPV)
Mazzitelli Jean-Baptiste (ATER, UAPV)
Ménager Matthieu (MC, UAPV)
Mesléard François (PAST PR, UAPV)
Ramone Hervé (TECH, IUT - UAPV)
Vieillescazes Cathy (PR, UAPV)ici

Post-Ph.D :

Tiago Shizen P Toma. 2017-2019. Integrating the concept of cultural landscapes into restoration in the tropics. Funding : scholarship CAPES (Brésil).

Ph.D :

FONTES H.. 2018-2021. Reference ecosystem(s) : what relevance for the creation of temporary aquatic ecosystems in the Camargue ?. Codirection François Mesléard (Pr. AU) 50%, Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS) et co-supervisor Patrick Grillas (DR Tour du Valat). Funding : scholarship Tour du Valat.

TATIN L. 2018 - 2019. Population dynamics of steppe and endangered species applied to their conservation. Ph.D program : Validation of Acquired Expérience (VAE). Direction Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS). Funding CEN-PACA. Defense 01 février 2019.

BAHRI, J. (2018-2021) : Vulnerability and restoration of interactions between plant and soil community to improve the ecological integration of solar power stations. Direction : Armin Bischoff (PR Univ. Avignon) 50% , co-supervisor Raphaël Gros (MCF AMU) 50%. Funding : scholarship ADEME/Région PACA.

DURBECQ, A. (2018 -2021) : Succession and restoration of mesoxeric grasslands of the upper Durance valley following soil soil distrubance. Co-direction Armin Bischoff (PR Univ. Avignon) 50%, Elise Buisson (MCF HDR Univ. Avignon) 25%, co-supervisor Renaud Jaunatre (CR IRSTEA Grenoble) 25%. Funding : scholarship CIFRE, compagny ECO-MED.

ARSLAN Dilara (2018-2021). Comparative study of biodiversity between the natural, urbanized, intensive and extensive agricultural habitats of the Geidiz delta, Turkey. Co-direction François Mesléard (Pr. Avignon University), 50%, Arnaud Béchet ( CR HDR Tour du Valat) 25% et Lisa Ernoul, co-supervisor (CR Tour du valat) 25%. Funding : Tour du Valat (Campus France).

MARCKOVIC Milan, 2018-2021. ESR10 - Advanced Chemical analysis of organic materials from animal mummies in Ancient Egypt. Direction Dr Carole Mathe(MCF HDR Avignon University) – Co-direction Cathy Vieillescazes (Pr Avignon University) / Pr. Yuval Goren and Peter Fabian. Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network ; H2020-MSCA-ITN-EJD ED-ARCHMAT European Joint Doctorate. Resume

CHASSOUANT Louise, 2018-2021. ESR9 - Organic residue analysis in archaeological amphorae. Direction Carole Mathe (MCF HDR Avignon University) – Co-direction, Cathy Vieillescazes (Pr Avignon University) / Co-direction Pr Donatella Magri. Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network ; H2020-MSCA-ITN-EJD ED-ARCHMAT European Joint Doctorate. Resume

CAILLAUD Christophe, 2016-2019. Production and uses of pitch in Antiquity : cross contribution of archaeological data and chemical analyzes. Co-direction Cathy Vieillescazes (PR) 25%, Carole Mathe (MCF HDR) 25% et Stéphane Mauné (DR CNRS, Montpellier 3 University), UMR 5140 « Archéologie des Sociétés Méditerranéennes ») 50% .

COURTIAL A.. 2017-2020. Multiscalar approach of the Thero-Brachypodietea rangelands in southeastern France : integration of pastoral practices for mapping vegetation spatial and temporal dynamics. Codirection Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS) 50% et le Pr. Frédéric Bioret (Brest university). Program Carhab (MTES).

BLAISE. C. 2017-2020. Impact of cultural practices on arthropod biodiversity in vineyards. Codirection Erick Provost (CR CNRS IMBE) avec Philippe Ponel (DR CNRS IMBE) 25 % et co-encadrement avec Olivier Blight (MCF Avignon University). 50 %. Funding : Contrat doctoral de l’ED 251 Sciences de l’environnement. (Aix-Marseille University).

HESS. Manon. 2017-2020. Plant community restoration after invasive plant species eradication. Co-direction Elise Buisson (MCF HDR Avignon University) 50% et François Mesléard (Pr. Avignon University) 50%. Funding : scholarship CIFRE NGE – Avignon University.

DE ALMEIDA. T. 2017-2020. Using ants as ecosystem engineers to restore degraded areas in Provence. Codirection Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS IMBE) 25% avec François Mesléard (Pr. Avignon University) 25 % et co-encadrement avec Olivier Blight (MCF Avignon University). 50 % . Funding : scholarship Région PACA – Institut de Recherche de la Tour du Valat – Avignon University.

ARRUDA J. André. 2016-2019. The role of seed ecology and physiology in the resilience of tropical mountain grasslands. Co-direction Elise Buisson (MCF, Avignon University), Fernando A.O. Silveira (UFMG). Funding : scholarship CAPES. CV cliquer ici

MEZZATESTA Elodie. 2016-2019. Chemical analyse of human mummies from Ancient Egypt. Directrice de thèse : Carole Mathe de Souza (MCF, Avignon University) / Co-directrice : Cathy Vieillescazes (Pr, Avignon University). Funding : ministerial scholarship

MOINARDEAU Cannelle. 2015-2017. Ecopastoralism, a tool adapted for the conservation management of highly anthropised ecosystems ? Co-direction Dr. Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS) et Pr. François Mesléard. Funding : 100% CNR et ONCFS.

SHAIBAN Houssam. Large Scale Seeding : From Mythic Solution to Viable Applications in Restoration Ecology- a Reality Test From Mediterranean Environments. Co-direction with Carla Khater (researcher HDR - CNRS) Liban et Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS). Funding : 100% garden compagny - Focal Point .

TARABON Simon.. 2017 - 2020. Integrating ecological functions and biodiversity dynamics into the ecological compensation process. Co-encadrement Dr. Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS) et Dr. Francis Isselin (chercheur associé, MCF Tours university). Funding : Scholarship CIFRE, compagny : Soberco Environnement.

VIDALLER Christel. 2015-2018. Which factors limit the establishment of Brachypodium retusum - a key species in ecological restoration of Mediterranean steppes ? Codirection Armin Bischoff (Pr, Avignon University) et Dr. Thierry Dutoit (DR CNRS). Funding : Scholarship 100% région PACA.

Localization

  • Université d’Avignon - UFR-ip Sciences, Technologie, Santé
    Campus Jean-Henri Fabre - 301 rue Baruch de Spinoza - BP 21239
    84916 Avignon Cedex 9
    Contact : cathy.vieillescazes@imbe.fr or cathy.vieillescazes@univ-avignon.fr
    Agrosciences - Département Chimie - Bâtiment B - 2ème étage
    Laboratoires analytiques B219 et B220
  • L’IUT - site Agroparc
    Site Agroparc BP 61207 84911 Avignon cedex 09
    Contact : thierry.dutoit@imbe.fr
    Département Génie Biologique - RDC - Couloir administration

Equipment

Analytical chemistry techniques (Campus Jean-Henri Fabre - UFR-ip STS) :
- spectroscopic methods (UV-Visible, IRTF, IRTFmicroscope …)
- Chromatographic methods (HPLC/UV-Visible/Fluorimétrie, GC/MS, capillary elecphoresys,...)
- Photodegradation chamber : Suntest
- Spectrophotometer CM 2300d.
- Oven
- Ultrasound
- Binocular microscope

Field equipment, restoration ecology (Campus Jean-Henri Fabre - IUT) :
- Brushcutter
- Leaf Vacuum
- Water tank (900 liters)
- GPS

Laboratory equipment, restoration ecology (Campus Jean-Henri Fabre - IUT) :
- Chamber of cultures
- Trays, seed banks
- Binocular, wildlife guides, flora.
- Ground analyses (Azote Kjeldhal, calcimètre Bernard, pH, granulométrie fine, perte au feu, etc.)