Under review


  1. Boudhina N., Masmoudi M.M., Alaya I., Jacob F., Ben Mechlia N., 2019. Use of AquaCrop model for estimating crop evapotranspiration and biomass production in hilly topography. Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 12(8), 259. DOI.
  2. Jouini M., Burte J., Biard Y., Benaissa N., Amara H., Sinfort C., 2019. A framework for coupling a participatory approach and life cycle assessment for public decision-making in rural territory management. Science of The Total Environment, 655, 1017-1027. DOI.
  3. Le Page M., Zribi M., 2019. Analysis and Predictability of Drought In Northwest Africa Using Optical and Microwave Satellite Remote Sensing Products. Scientific Reports, 9, 1466. DOI.
  4. Ogilvie A.,  Riaux J., Massuel S.,  Mulligan M., Belaud G., Le Goulven P.,  Calvez R., 2019. Socio-hydrological drivers of agricultural water use in small reservoirs.2019.Agricultural Water Management, 218, 17-29. DOI.



  1. Ben Slimane A., Raclot D., Rebai H., Le Bissonnais Y., Planchon O., Bouksila F., 2018. Combining field monitoring and aerial imagery to evaluate the role of gully erosion in a Mediterranean catchment (Tunisia). Catena, 170, 73-83. DOI.
  2. Ben Zekri, Y., Barkaoui, K., Marrou, H., Mekki, I., Belhouchette, H., Wery, J., 2018. On farm analysis of the effect of the preceding crop on N uptake and grain yield of durum wheat (Triticum durum Desf.) in Mediterranean conditions. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science, 65(5), 596-611. DOI.
  3. Boudhina, N., Zitouna Chebbi R., Mekki I., Jacob, F., Ben Mechlia N., Masmoudi, M., Prévot L., 2018. Evaluating four gap-filling methods for eddy covariance measurements of evapotranspiration over hilly crop fields. Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems, 7, 151–167. DOI.
  4. Boulet G.,Delogu E., Saadi S., Chebbi W., Olioso A.,Mougenot B., Fanise P., Lili-Chabaane Z., Lagouarde J-P., 2018. Evapotranspiration and evaporation/transpiration partitioning with dual source energy balance models in agricultural lands. Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences, 380, 17-22. DOI.
  5. Bousbih S., Zribi M., El-Hajj M., Baghdadi N., Lili-Chabaane Z., Qi G., and Fanise P., 2018. Soil Moisture and Irrigation Mapping in A Semi-Arid Region, Based on the Synergetic Use of Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 Data. Remote Sensing, 10, 1953. DOI.
  6. Chebbi W., Boulet G., Le Dantec V., Lili Chabaane Z., Fanise P., Mougenot B., Ayari H., 2018. Analysis of evapotranspiration components of a rainfed olive orchard during three contrasting years in a semi-arid climate. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 256–257, 159-178. DOI.
  7. Sameh Chargui, Asma Jaberi, Christophe Cudennec, Fethi Lachaal, Rogez Calvez, Mohamed Slimani. 2018. Statistical detection and no-detection of rainfall change trends and breaks in semiarid Tunisia-50+ years over the Merguellil agro-hydro-climatic reference basin. Arabian Journal of Geosciences,11:675. DOI.
  8. Gomez C., Adeline K., Bacha S., Driessen B., Gorretta N., Lagacherie P., Roger J.M., Briottet X., 2018. Sensitivity of clay content prediction to spectral configuration of VNIR/ SWIR imaging data, from multispectral to hyperspectral scenarios. Remote Sensing of Environment, 204, 18–30. DOI.
  9. Feurer D., Planchon O., El Maaoui M. A., Ben Slimane A., Boussema M. R., Pierrot-Deseilligny M., Raclot, D., 2018. Using kites for 3-D mapping of gullies at decimetre-resolution over several square kilometres: a case study on the Kamech catchment, Tunisia. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 2018, 18, 1567-1582. DOI.
  10. Finco C., Pontoreau C., Schamper C., Massuel S., Hovhannissian G., Rejiba F., 2018. Time‐domain electromagnetic imaging of a clayey confining bed in a brackish environment: a case study in the Kairouan Plain Aquifer (Kelbia salt lake, Tunisia). Hydrological Processes,32: 3954-3965. DOI.
  11. Lachaal, F Ben Messaoud, R, Jellalia, D Chargui, S, Chekirbane, A, Mlayah, A., Massuel, S., Leduc, C, 2018 Impact of water on groundwater hydrochemical changes: case of Grombalia shallow aquifer, NE of Tunisia, Arabian journal of Geosciences. DOI.
  12. Lagacherie, P, Álvaro-Fuentes J, Annabi M , Bernoux M,  Bouarfa S, Douaoui A , Grünberger O , Hammami A, Montanarella L, Mrabet R, Sabir M, Raclot D., 2018. Managing Mediterranean soil resources under global change: expected trends and mitigation strategies. Regional Environmental Change, 18, 663-675. DOI.
  13. Massuel S., Riaux J., Molle F., Kuper M., Ogilvie A., Collard A‐L., Leduc C., Barreteau O., 2018. Inspiring a broader socio‐hydrological negotiation approach with interdisciplinary field‐based experience. Water Resources Research, 54. DOI.
  14. Mekki, I. Bailly, J.S., Jacob F., Chebbi H., Ajmi T., Blanca Y., Zairi, A., Biarnès A., 2018. Impact of farmland fragmentation on rainfed crop allocation in Mediterranean landscapes: A case study of the Lebna watershed in Cap Bon, Tunisia. Land Use Policy, 75, 772–783. DOI.
  15. Mekki I., Zitouna-Chebbi R., Jacob F, Ben Mechlia N., Masmoudi M., Prevot L., Albergel J., Voltz M. 2018., Impact of land use on soil water content in a hilly rainfed agrosystem: a case study in the cap bon peninsula in Tunisia. AGROFOR International Journal, 3(1), 64-75. DOI.
  16. Molénat J.‚ Raclot D., Zitouna R.‚ Andrieux P.‚ Coulouma G., Feurer D., Grünberger O., Lamachère J.M., Bailly J.S., Belotti J.L., Ben Azzez K., Ben Mechlia N., Ben Younès Louati M., Biarnès A., Blanca Y., Carrière D., Chaabane H., Dagès C., Debabria A., Dubreuil A., Fabre J.C., Fagès D., Floure C., Garnier F., Geniez C., Gomez C., Hamdi R., Huttel O., Jacob F., Jenhaoui Z., Lagacherie P., Le Bissonnais Y., Louati R., Louchart X., Mekki I., Moussa R., Negro S., Pépin Y., Prévot L., Samouélian A., Seidel J.L., Trotoux G., Troiano S., Vinatier F., Zante P., Zrelli J., Albergel J., Voltz M. OMERE, a long-term observatory of soil and water resources in interaction with agricultural and land management in Mediterranean hilly catchments. Vadoze Zone Journal. DOI.
  17. Saadi S., Boulet G., Bahir M., Brut A., Delogu E., Fanise P., Mougenot B., Simonneaux V., Lili Chabaane Z., 2018. Assessment of actual evapotranspiration over a semiarid heterogeneous land surface by means of coupled low-resolution remote sensing data with an energy balance model: comparison to extra-large aperture scintillometer measurements. Hydrology and Earth System Science, 22, 2187-2209. DOI.
  18. Smetanova, A.; Le Bissonnais; Y., Raclot; D., João Pedro N., Licciardello, F., Le Bouteiller C., Latron J ., Caballero E.R., Mathys, N., Klotz S., Mekki I., Gallart, F., Benet A.S., Gallego, N.P., Andrieux P., Moussa R., Planchon O., Santos J., Alshihabi, O., Chikhaoui M., 2018. Temporal variability and time compression of sediment yield in small Mediterranean catchments: impacts for land and water management. Soil Use & Management, 34, 388-403. DOI.
  19. Voltz M., Ludwig W., Leduc C., Bouarfa S., 2018. Mediterranean land systems under global change: current state and future challenges. Regional Environmental Change, 18, 619-622. DOI.
  20. Younes A., Zaouali J., Fahs M., Slama F., Grunberger O., Mara T.A., 2018. Bayesian soil parameter estimation: results of percolation-drainage vs infiltration laboratory experiments. Journal of Hydrology, 565, 770-778. DOI.
  21. Younes A., Mara T. A., Voltz M., Guellouz L., Baalousha H. M., Fahs M., 2018. A new efficient Bayesian parameter inference strategy: Application to flow and pesticide transport through unsaturated porous media. Journal of Hydrology, 563, 887-899. DOI.
  22. Zitouna-Chebbi R., Prévot L., Chakhar A., Marniche-Ben Abdallah M., Jacob F., 2018. Observing Actual Evapotranspiration from Flux Tower Eddy Covariance Measurements within a Hilly Watershed: Case Study of the Kamech Site, Cap Bon Peninsula, Tunisia. Atmosphere, 9, 68. DOI.


  1. Annabi M., Raclot D., Bahri H., Bailly J.S., Gomez C., Le Bissonnais Y., 2017. Spatial variability of soil aggregate stability at the scale of an agricultural region in Tunisia. Catena, 153,157-167. DOI.
  2. Bousbih S., Zribi M., Lili-Chabaane Z., Baghdadi N., El Hajj M., Gao Q., Mougenot B., 2017. Potential of Sentinel-1 Radar Data for the Assessment of Soil and Cereal Cover Parameters, Sensors, 17(11), 2617DOI.
  3. Baghdadi N., ElHajj M., Zribi M., Bousbih S., 2017. Calibration of the Water Cloud Model at C-Band for Winter Crop Fields and Grasslands, Remote Sensing, 9, 969DOI.
  4. Feurer D, El Maaoui MA, Boussema MR, Planchon O., 2017. Méthode opérationnelle de production d’orthophotos et de MNT décimétriques à l’échelle du kilomètre carré par cerf-volant. Revue Française de Photogrammétrie et de Télédétection, 213,43-53. DOI.
  5. Gorrab A., Simonneaux V., Zribi M., Saadi S., Baghdadi N., Lili-Chabaane Z., Fanise P., 2017. Bare Soil HYdrological Balance Model “MHYSAN”: Calibration and Validation Using SAR Moisture Products and Continuous Thetaprobe Network Measurements over bare agricultural soils (Tunisia), Journal of Arid Environments,139, 11-25. DOI.
  6. Inoubli N., Raclot D., Mekki I., Moussa R., Le Bissonnais Y. 2017. A spatio-temporal multiscale analysis of runoff and erosion in a Mediterranean marly catchment. Vadose Zone Journal, 16(12), DOI.
  7. Kuper M, Leduc C, Massuel S, Bouarfa S., 2017. Topical Collection: Groundwater-based agriculture in the Mediterranean. Hydrogeology Journal, 25(6), 1525-1528. DOI.
  8. Lachaal, F., Chargui, S., Messaoud, R.B., Chekirbane, A., Tsujimura, M., Mlayah, A., Massuel, S., Leduc, C., 2017. Impacts of Global Changes on Groundwater Resources in North-East Tunisia: The Case of the Grombalia Phreatic Aquifer. Environmental Earth SciencesDOI.
  9. Mabrouk H., Feurer Denis, Massuel Sylvain, Ben Jemaa F., 2017. Un exemple de l'utilisation des drones dans la gestion technique d'un verger de pêchers en Tunisie. Ciheam Watch Letter, (38), 7 p. DOI.
  10. Massuel S, Amichi F, Ameur F, Calvez R, Jenhaoui Z, Bouarfa S, Kuper M, Habaieb H, Hartani T, Hammani A. 2017. Considering groundwater use to improve the assessment of groundwater pumping for irrigation in North Africa. Hydrogeology Journal, 25(6), 1565-1577. DOI.
  11. Massuel S, Riaux J. (2017) Groundwater overexploitation: why is the red flag waved? Case study on the Kairouan Plain aquifer (central Tunisia). Hydrogeology Journal, 25(6), 1607-1620. DOI.
  12. Ogilvie A, Le Goulven P, Leduc C, Calvez R, Mulligan M., 2016. Hydrological response of a semi-arid catchment to rainfall events and water and soil conservation works (Merguellil catchment, central Tunisia). Hydrological Sciences Journal, 61(2):441-53. DOI.
  13. Raclot D, Le Bissonnais Y, Annabi M, Sabir M, Smetanova A., 2017. Main issues for preserving Mediterranean soil resources from water erosion under global change. Land Degradation & Development. DOI.
  14. Riaux, J., Massuel, S. & Venot, J., 2017. Reflexive Feedback on an Interdisciplinary Experience: The “Interdisciplinarity around small reservoirs” Workshop. Natures Sciences Sociétés, vol. 25,(2), 163-171. DOI.
  15. Younes A., Mara T.A., Fahs M., Grunberger O., Ackerer P., 2017. Hydraulic and transport parameter assessment using column infiltration experiments, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21(5), 2263-2275. DOI.


  1. Ben Slimane A., Raclot D., Evrard O., Sanaa M., Lefevre I., Le Bissonnais Y., 2016. Relative contribution of rill/interrill and gully/channel erosion to small reservoir siltation in Mediterranean environments [plus Supporting information]. Land Degradation and Development, 27 (3), p. 785–797DOI.
  2. Chekirbane A., Tsujimura M., Lachaal F., Khadhar S., Mlayah A.,  Kawachi A.,  Isoda H.,  Tarhouni J., Benalaya A., 2016. Quantification of groundwater - saline surface water interaction in a small coastal plain in north-east Tunisia using multivariate statistical analysis and geophysical method. Water Environment Research, 88, 12. DOI
  3. Gomez C., Gholizadeh A., Borůvka L., Lagacherie P., 2016. Using legacy data for predicting soil surface clay content from VNIR/SWIR hyperspectral airborne images. Geoderma, 276, 84-92. DOI.
  4. Inoubli N., Raclot D., Moussa R., Habaieb H., Le Bissonnais Y., 2016. Soil cracking effects on hydrological and erosive processes: a study case in Mediterranean cultivated vertisols. Hydrological Processes, 30, 4154–4167. DOI.
  5. Lachaal, F, Chekirbane, A., Chargui, S.,  Sellami, H., Tsujimura, M., Hezzi, H., Faycel, J., Mlayah, A., 2016. Water resources management strategies and its implications on hydrodynamic and hydrochemical changes of costal groundwater: case of Grombalia shallow aquifer, NE Tunisia. Journal of African Earth Sciences. 124, 171-188. DOI
  6. Mohammad Merheb, Roger Moussa, Chadi Abdallah, François Colin, Charles Perrin & Nicolas Baghdadi, 2016. Hydrological response characteristics of Mediterranean catchments at different time scales: a meta-analysis, Hydrological Sciences Journal, 61:14, 2520-2539DOI.
  7. Ouerghemmi W., Gomez C., Naceur S., Lagacherie P., 2016. Semi-blind source separation for the estimation of the clay content over semi-vegetated areas using VNIR/SWIR hyperspectral airborne data. Remote Sensing of Environment. 181:251-263DOI.
  8. Ogilvie, A., G. Belaud, S. Massuel, M. Mulligan, P. Le Goulven, R. Calvez, 2016. Assessing floods and drought in ungauged small reservoirs with long-term Landsat imagery, Geosciences, 6(42): DOI.
  9. Tardy, B., Rivalland, V., Huc, M., Hagolle, O., Marcq, S., Boulet, G., 2016. A Software Tool for Atmospheric Correction and Surface Temperature Estimation of Landsat Infrared Thermal Data. Remote Sensing, 8(9): 696. DOI.
  10. Zribi, M., Dridi, G., Amri, R., Lili-Chabaane, Z., 2016. Analysis of the effects of drought on vegetation cover in a Mediterranean region through the use of SPOT-VGT and TERRA-MODIS long time series, Remote Sensing, 8(12), 992. DOI.