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Publications in scientific journals

The results of the QualiAgro research programme are presented in the following scientific articles:

Abiven S., Menasseri S., Chenu C. 2009. The effects of organic inputs over time on soil aggregate stability – A literature analysis. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 2009, 41, 12, 2357-2369.

Abiven, S., Menasseri, S., Angers, D.A. and Leterme, P. 2007. Dynamics of aggregate stability and biological binding agents during decomposition of organic materials. European Journal of Soil Science, 58.

Annabi M., Houot S., Francou, F., Poitrenaud M., Le Bissonnais Y.  2007 - Soil aggregate stability improvement with urban composts of different maturities. Soil Science Society of America Journal, 71, 2, 413-423.

Annabi M., Houot S., Le Bissonnais Y., Poitrenaud M. 2007. Effets des apports de composts d’origine urbaine sur la stabilité des agrégats d’un sol limoneux : étude au champ. Etude et Gestion des Sols, N° spécial Qualiagro (soumis).

Benoit P., Vieublé-Gonod L., Chenu C., Houot S., Roger-Estrade J. Impact of urban wastes compost application on the degrading potential of fluoranthène in a loamy soil. European Journal of Soil Science (soumis).

Capowiez Y., Rault M., Mazzia C., Lhoutellier C. et Houot S. 2009. Étude des effets des apports de produits résiduaires organiques sur la macrofaune lombricienne en conditions de grandes cultures Étude et Gestion des Sols, Volume 16, 3/4, 175-185.

Cohen N., Vieublé-Gonod L, Benoit P., Houot S. Impact des hétérogénéités créées par l’enfouissement des composts sur le fonctionnement potentiel des microorganismes des sols. Etude et Gestion des Sols, N° spécial Qualiagro.

Francou C., Linères M., Derenne S., Le Villio-Poitrenaud M., Houot S. 2008. Influence of green waste, biowaste and paper–cardboard initial ratios on organic matter transformations during composting Bioresource Technology, 99, 8926–8934.

Houot S., Rampon JN, Bodineau G., Michelin J., Poitrenaud M., Francou C. 2007. Valeurs agronomiques et impacts environnementaux des composts d’origine urbaine : bilan au champ après 6 ans. Etude et Gestion des Sols, N° spécial Qualiagro (soumis).

Houot, S.; Brochier, V.; Deschamps, M. M.; Lhoutellier, C. C. 2008. Input of organic pollutants in soil through compost application: possible transfer to plant. In “Compost and digestate: sustainability, benefits, impacts for the environment and for plant production”, Fuchs, J. G.; Kupper, T.; Tamm, L.; Schenk, K. Editors Proceedings of the International Congress CODIS 2008, Solothurn, Switzerland, 27-29 February, 2008, Pages: 125-127.

Lashermes G., Nicolardot B., Parnaudeau V., Thuriès L., Chaussod R., Guillotin ML., Linères M., Mary B., Metzger L., Morvan T., Tricaud A., Villette CN. Houot S. 2010. Typology of exogenous organic matters based on chemical and biochemical composition to predict potential nitrogen mineralization. Bioresource Technology 101, 157–164.

Lashermes G., Nicolardot B., Parnaudeau V., Thuriès L., Chaussod R., Guillotin M.L., Linères M., Mary B., Metzger L., Morvan T., Tricaud A., Villette C., Houot S. 2009. Indicator of potential residual carbon in soils after exogenous organic matter application European Journal of Soil Science, 60, 9, 297-310

Leyval C., Steinberg C., Norini M.P., Beguiristain T., Edel-Hermann V., Leglize P., Gautheron N., Lebeau T. et Houot S. 2009. Impact d’amendements organiques sur la structure des communautés microbiennes des sols : Choix des méthodes, validation et résultats Étude et Gestion des Sols, Volume 16, 3/4 -299-312.

Nicolardot, B., Mary, B., Houot, S., Recous S., 1997. Nitrogen dynamics in cultivated soils Conference Information: Maitrise de l'azote dans les agrosystemes, Reims, France, 19-20 novembre 1996. In  « Maitrise de l'azote dans les agrosystemes », Reims, France, 19-20 novembre 1996.Pages: 87-103.

Salpéteur L., Benoit P., Houot S., Dignac MF, Dur JC, Derenne S., Bourdat-Deschamps M., Dudal Y., Andrades M., Barriuso E.. 2007. Caractérisation des matières organiques dissoutes et colloïdales issues de composts d’origine urbaine incorporés dans un sol limoneux. Etude et Gestion des Sols, N° spécial Qualiagro (soumis).

Schneider S., Coquet Y., Vachier P., Labat C., Roger-Estrade J., Benoit P., Pot V., Houot S. Impact of urban wastes compost application on the near-saturated hydraulic conductivity of a loamy soil. Soil and Tillage Research (soumis).

Schneider S., Vachier P., Labat C., Coquet Y., Roger-Estrade J, Benoit P., Pot V., 2007. Impact de composts de déchets urbains sur les propriétés hydrodynamiques d’un luvison du bassin parisien. Etude et Gestion des Sols, N° spécial Qualiagro (soumis).

Vieublé-Gonod L., Benoit P Cohen N., Houot S. 2009. Spatial and temporal heterogeneity of soil microorganisms and isoproturon degrading activity in a tilled soil in relation with urban waste compost application. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 41, 2558-2567.