P.A. Calatayud (DEEIT) presented a talk as the reprensentant of IRD at the UN Science-Policy-Business Forum on the Environment in Nairobi on the 2-3 December 2017. He met Nicolas Hulot or Laurent Fabius.
Didier Casane (RESGEN) and Sylvie Rétaux (Neuro-psi) held a “Jeudi de la Recherche” session yesterday. They received the public and spoke about cavefishes and evolution.
Quetzal was built by Arnaud Becheler (DEEIT). Quetzal is a new toolbox of reusable simulation components susceptible to help scientists to design new softwares for studying natural populations in landscapes. Here is the internet link to go further:
EGCE lab will be at the science village at Le Moulon friday the 13th of October and sunday the 15th of October. 3 workshops will be held: Biocontrol of pests using a parasitic wasp/caterpillar model, Adaptation and speciation, and bees and odours.
Olivier Dangles (DEEIT, IRD) co-autered a book on the ecology of water in altitude: “Ecology of high altitude waters”. This book is published by Oxford. Here is the internet link to go further: