Bioassemble / Modiplant - Assessing the importance of biotic interactions for predicting the impact of climate change on the future distribution of alpine plant assemblages (2009-2012). Providing more informative predictions of climate change impact on alpine plant species distribution (2003-2009)
Heracleum - Understanding the invasion of the Giant Hogweed in the Swiss Prealps (in french)
Treemod - Modelling tree species distribution in Switzerland (with N.E. Zimmermann, WSL)
MODISALP - Developping very high resolution environmental maps to understand the effects of climate change on alpine taxa. Continuation of the Bioassemble / Modiplant projects.
RechAlp.vd - Platform for transdisciplinary research on the Alps of Canton of Vaud (in french). A georeferenced database of topographic, remove sensing, climatic, hydrologic, pedologic, geologic, geomorphologic and biotic data will be constituted and made available through an web interface.
Hotspots - Understanding of biodiversity hotspots using field, molecular and bioinformatics approaches
Eryngium - Towards a central role of distribution models for the conservation of rare plants in a changing world (in french)
Habitalp - Monitoring long term environmental changes in alpine habitats
Landspot - Landscape potential for animal species colonization, dispersal and survival
PNR48 - Transformation rates of Alpine landscapes and surrounding areas: Potential threats and benefits to people and selected species
Centaurea - Modelling the niche and distribution of invasive plants in their native and invaded range
ECOCHANGE (EU-FP6) - Assessing the impact of global change on European biodiversity and ecosystems