Expertise offered by Unit

Research interests of Unit officeholders

Jean-Noel Candau

  (Contact)
  • population dynamics of forest insects
  • climate change
  • natural disturbances

Natalia Kirichenko

  (Contact)
  • forest insect pests: trophic relations
  • phylogeography
  • invasion ecology
  • risk assessment
  • molecular taxonomy

Lidia Sukovata

  (Contact)
  • integrated forest pest management
  • population dynamics of forest insects
  • insect pheromones and other semiochemicals
  • parasitoids of forest tree defoliators
  • tree resistance to insects

Research interests of Unit

  • Spatial and temporal dynamics of forest insect populations and impacts
  • Integrated pest management
  • Native and exotic species
  • Outbreaks
  • Insect Disturbances
  • Climate change effects