Serge Andréfouët (Principal Investigator)

Frank E. Müller-Karger (co-PI):

Christine Kranenburg (database, algorithm development):


Andréfouët, S., F. Müller-Karger, E. Hochberg, C. Hu, and K. Carder, "Change detection in shallow coral reef environments using Landsat 7 ETM+ data", Remote Sensing of Environment, 79, 150-162, 2001 (a).

Andréfouët, S., M. Claereboudt, P. Matsakis, J. Pagès, and P. Dufour, "Typology of atolls rims in Tuamotu archipelago (French Polynesia) at landscape scale using SPOT-HRV images", Int. J. Remote Sensing, 22 (6), 987-1004, 2001 (b).

Andréfouët, S., and J.A. Robinson, "The use of Space Shuttle images to improve cloud detection in mapping of tropical reef environments", Int. J. Remote Sensing, 24, 143-149, 2003.

Andréfouët, S., P. Kramer, D. Torres-Pulliza, K.E. Joyce, E.J. Hochberg, R. Garza-Perez, P.J. Mumby, B. Riegl, H. Yamano, W.H. White, M. Zubia, J.C. Brock, S.R. Phinn, A Naseer, B.G. Hatcher and F.E. Müller-Karger, "Multi-sites evaluation of IKONOS data for classification of tropical coral reef environments", Remote Sensing of Environment.

Andréfouët, S., J.A. Robinson, C. Hu, G.C. Feldman, B. Salvat, C. Payri, and F. Müller-Karger, "Influence of the spatial resolution of SeaWiFS, Landsat 7, SPOT and International Space Station data on estimation of landscape parameters of Pacific Ocean atolls", Canadian J. Remote Sensing, 29, 210-218, 2003.

Arvidson, T., J. Gasch, and S.N. Goward, "Landsat 7's long term acquisition plan – an innovative approach to building a global imagery archive", Remote Sensing of Environment, 78, 13-26, 2001.

Bouvet, G., J. Ferraris, and S. Andréfouët, "Evaluation of large-scale unsupervised classification scheme of New Caledonia reef ecosystems using Landsat 7 ETM+ imagery", Oceanologica Acta, 26, 281-290, 2003.

Gasch, J., T. Arvidson, S.N. Goward, S. Andréfouët, C. Hu, and F.E. Müller-Karger, "An Assessment of Landsat 7/ETM+ Coverage of Coral Reefs Worldwide", in IGARSS 2000, pp. TU-14-11, IEEE, Honolulu, Hawaii, 2000.

Hatcher, B.G., "Coral reef ecosystems: how much greater is the whole than the sum of the parts?", Coral Reefs, 16 (Spec. Issue Plenary Papers 8th Int. Coral Reef Symp.), S77-S91, 1997.

Hatcher, B.G., J. Imberger, and S.V. Smith, "Scaling analysis of coral reef systems: an approach to problems of scale", Coral Reefs, 5, 171-181, 1987.

Hochberg, E., and M. Atkinson, "Capabilities of remote sensors to classify coral, algae and sand as pure and mixed spectra", Remote Sensing of Environment, 85, 174-189, 2003

Hochberg, E.J., M.J. Atkinson, and S. Andréfouët, "Spectral reflectance of coral reef community-types worldwide and implications for coral reef remote sensing", Remote Sensing of Environment, 85, 159-173, 2003.

Hopley, D., "Geomorphology of the Great Barrier Reef: quaternary development of coral reefs", John Wiley Interscience, New York, 1982.

Hu, C., F. Müller-Karger, S. Andréfouët, and K. Carder, "Atmospheric correction and cross-calibration of LANDSAT-7/ETM+ imagery over aquatic environments: multi-platform approach using SeaWiFS/MODIS", Remote Sensing of Environment, 78, 99-107, 2001.

IFRECOR, Newsletters 3, 2002

Kennedy, D.M., and C.D. Woodroffe, "Fringing reef growth and morphology: a review, Earth Science Reviews", 57, 255-277, 2002.

McNutt, M., and H.W. Menard, "Lithospheric flexure and uplifted atolls", Journal of Geophysical Research, 83 (B3), 1206-1212, 1978.

Montaggioni, L., "Postglacial reef growth", Comptes-Rendus Academie des Sciences/ Earth and Planetay Sciences, 331, 319-330, 2001.

Pandolfi, J.M., "Coral community dynamics at multiple scales", Coral Reefs, 21 (1), 13-26, 2002.

Purdy, E.G., and E.L. Winterer, "Origin of atoll lagoons", Geological Society America Bulletin, 113 (7), 837-854, 2001.

Robinson, J.A., C.A. Evans, and S.K. Krikalev, "Six-meters spatial resolution for remote sensing of Earth from the International Space Station", EOS Trans. AGU, 83 (17), 185,188, 2002.

Spalding, M.D., C. Ravilious, and E.P. Green, "World atlas of coral reefs", 424 pp., University of California Press, Berkeley, 2001.

Suzuki, H., P. Matsakis, S. Andréfouët, and J. Desachy, "Satellite image classification using expert structural knowledge : a method based on fuzzy partition computation and simulated annealing", in Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geology, IAMG, Cancun, Mexico, 2001.

Most of the following papers are availble in pdf format by request:

S. Andréfouët, A. Spraggins, J.A. Robinson. "Protocol for mapping and inventories of coral reef formations in Pacific atolls using SPOT and Landsat data", University of South Florida/Johnson Space Center, NASA. April 2002

S. Andréfouët, J. Akl, H. Guzman. "Protocol for mapping and inventories of coral reef formations in San Blas Archipelago, Panama, using Landsat data", University of South Florida/Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. May 2002

S. Andréfouët, C. Payri. "Cartographie et inventaire du système récifal barrière de Mayotte par imagerie satellitaire Ikonos, SPOT-HRV et Landsat 7 ETM+", University of South Florida/Université de la Polynésie Française. June 2002

S. Andréfouët. "Protocol for geomorphological mapping of New Caledonia coral reefs using Landsat and SPOT satellite data", Report USF/IFRECOR. University of South Florida. August 2002

S. Andréfouët , A. Naseer, B.G. Hatcher. "Protocol for geomorphological mapping of Maldives coral reefs using Landsat satellite data", University of South Florida/Dalhousie University. September 2002

S. Andréfouët, P. Alcolado, S. Cerdeira, P. Kramer, R. Ginsburg, J.Lang. "Protocol for mapping and inventories of Cuba coral reef formations using Landsat data", In prep (released in February 2003). University of South Florida/Instituto de Oceanologia-Cuba /University of Miami-RSMAS.

S. Andréfouët, A. Lewis. "Protocol for mapping and inventories of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, coral reef formations using Landsat data", In prep. University of South Florida/Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.

S. Andréfouët. "Protocol for mapping and inventories of non-atoll South Pacific islands", University of South Florida. In prep.