“Sorghum: Properties, Synthesis and Applications”, Book Edited By Prof Valentin M. Kindomihou at Nova Science Publishers, in New York, USA

Sorghum: Properties, Synthesis and Applications. 2019. By Valentin Missiako Kindomihou (editor). Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated, New York, USA, ISBN1536144053, 9781536144055. 278 pages. https://novapublishers.com/shop/sorghum-properties-synthesis-and-applications Abstract Table of Contents Book Inquiry Form Abstract The applications of sorghum, which have significant impacts on human and animal development, have recently increased. This book includes chapters derived from original research and the synthesis […]

SCHOLARSHIP FOR MPHIL IN HYDROLOGY/HYDROGEOLOGY UNDER AUC/EU FUNDED PROJECT

A SCHOLARSHIP FOR MPHIL IN HYDROLOGY/HYDROGEOLOGY UNDER AUC/EU FUNDED PROJECT Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a scholarship to pursue a 2 year Master of Philosophy Degree with specialization in Hydrogeology. The project is funded by the African Union Commission in collaboration with the European Union. Selected candidates will be working on the Multi-scale Flood Monitoring […]

6ème numéro de «Mercredi Scientifique» à l’Uac: Les riches conseils du Prof. Brice Sinsin aux enseignants-chercheurs

Publié le mardi 5 fevrier 2019  |  L`événement Précis Brice Sinsin, recteur de l’Uac « Défis à relever durant la carrière du jeune enseignant-chercheur ». C’est sur ce thème qu’a porté le 6ème numéro de la conférence scientifique, « Mercredi scientifique » qui s’organise de façon périodique à l’Université d’Abomey-Calavi (Uac). Devant un parterre d’enseignants chercheurs, […]

Spatio-temporal use of habitat by civet (Civettictis civetta) and genets (Genetta spp.) in Pendjari Biosphere Reserve: Implications for conservation.

Master Thesis: Janvier AGLISSI (2017). Spatio-temporal use of habitat by civet (Civettictis civetta) and genets (Genetta spp.) in Pendjari Biosphere Reserve: Implications for conservation. Faculty of Agronomic Sciences of the University of Abomey-Calavi (Benin). Supervisor : Dr Etotépé A. SOGBOHOSSOU. Abstract: Small carnivores represent a major component of protected areas’biodiversity in West Africa. Despite their importance, their knowledge remains limited in Benin […]

Estimation and monitoring of carbon fluxes in tropical forest ecosystems in Benin, West Africa

PhD Dissertation: Cedric GOUSSANOU 2018. Estimation and monitoring of carbon fluxes in tropical forest ecosystems in Benin, West Africa. Ecole Doctorale Pluridisciplinaire, « Espaces, Cultures Et Developpement », Université d’Abomey-Calavi, BENIN, 129p.  Promotor: Prof. Dr Ir. Brice SINSIN. Abstract: The quantification of the contribution of tropical forests to global carbon stocks and climate change effects mitigation requires availability of data and tools in […]

Methods and tools for estimating carbon dynamics in tropical forest ecosystems in Benin (West Africa).

PhD Dissertation: Sabin Guendehou (2013). Methods and tools for estimating carbon dynamics in tropical forest ecosystems in Benin (West Africa). Supervisors: Professors Mansourou Moudachirou, Brice Sinsin, Raisa Makipää and Pasi Puttonen.   Abstract: The growing interest in tropical Africa to estimate carbon dynamics in forest ecosystems motivates the development of methods and tools and the generation of data […]

Anthropization of landscapes in Benin: dynamics, fragmentation and agricultural development

PhD Dissertation: Adi Mama (2013). Anthropization of landscapes in Benin: dynamics, fragmentation and agricultural development. Interfaculty School of Bioengineers, Department of Landscape Ecology and Plant Production Systems, Faculty of Science, Free University of Brussels, Belgium, 198 pages. Promotors: Prof. DE CANNIERE Charles (Bruxelles), Prof. BOGAERT Jan (Belgique), et Prof. SINSIN Brice (Bénin).   Abstract: To understand better the anthropization of […]

Dongas assessment: Processes, Management and valorized Opportunities in Karimama District (Northern Benin)

PhD Dissertation: AVAKOUDJO Julien (2016). Dongas assessment: Processes, Management and valorized Opportunities in Karimama District (Northern Benin). Faculty of Agronomic Sciences. Department of Natural Resources Management, UAC, Benin. Promotor : Professeur Brice Augustin SINSIN.   ABSTRACT: The northern Benin is marked by serious economic and environmental problems due to the « Dongas » and soil erosion, especially in […]

Ethnobotany and Ecology of Mimusops andongensis Hiern and Mimusops kummel Bruce Ex A. DC: implications for the species management and conservation in Benin (West Africa)

PhD Dissertation: SINASSON Gisèle (2017). Ethnobotany and Ecology of Mimusops andongensis Hiern and Mimusops kummel Bruce Ex A. DC: implications for the species management and conservation in Benin (West Africa). Ecole Doctorale des Sciences Agronomiques, Université d’Abomey-Calavi. Benin. 214 pages.  Supervisors: Prof. Brice Sinsin and Prof. Charlie Shackleton (Rhodes University, South Africa). Abstract: Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) are very important resources as […]

Conservation biology of Tamarindus indica (Fabaceae) in Benin

PhD Dissertation: FANDOHAN Adandé Belarmain (2011). Conservation biology of Tamarindus indica (Fabaceae) in Benin, West Africa. University of Abomey-Calavi. Benin. ? pages. Promotor: Prof. Brice SINSIN.   Abstract: My thesis in a contribution to domestication of tamarind (Tamarindus indica L.) using an interdisciplinary approach. My results has highlighted that tamarin dis an agroforestry fruit tree with a high socioeconomic […]