Simulating the effect of extreme climatic events on tree architecture with a minimal FSPM

  • Olivier Taugourdeau CEF-UQAM-Chaire CRSNG/Hydro-Qu├ębec H2X1Y4
  • Jean-Francois Barczi Cirad
Keywords: Plant architecture, DRAFt model, Plant growth, Functionnal-Structural model, minimal mathematical modelling


Tree response to extreme climate events is a hot topic considering climate change. Minimal mathematical modelling of interaction between tree growth and climate variation may help better understanding trees strategy to face extreme climate events.

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