Forest Ecology and Management Research Group

Bart Muys

Contact

  • E-mail: bart.muys@ees.kuleuven.be
  • Phone: 32-16-329726
  • Fax: 32-16-329760
  • Address: Celestijnenlaan 200E-2411, BE-3001 Leuven

Networks and profiles

LiriasBelgian Biodiversity Platform

Diploma

  • Agricultural Engineer Water and Forest option Nature management
  • PhD in Agricultural Sciences, specialisation in Forest Ecology

Work history

  • Since 2008 Full Professor (SAS) at the division of Forest, Nature and Landscape
  • 2003-2008 Professor (AAS) at the Division of Forest, Nature and Landscape
  • 2001-2003 Senior Lecturer (AAS) at the Laboratory for Forest, Nature and Landscape
  • 1997-2001 Lecturer as Associated Accademic Staff (AAS) at the Laboratory for Forest, Nature and Landschape (K.U.Leuven)
  • 1995-1997 Director of the Royal Institute for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources and Promotion of Clean Technology (KINT), Brussels
  • 1994-1997 Research assistant at the Laboratory for Forestry, University of Ghent
  • 1990-1994 IWONL scholarship PhD research fellow at the Laboratory for Forestry, University Ghent

Interests

  • Sustainable development
  • Sustainable forest management
  • Planning and decision support for sustainable land and forest management

Expertise

  • Indicators of sustanable forest management, including energy balance, greenhouse gas balance and nutrient balance
  • Concept of ecosystem exergy, thermodynamics of ecosystems
  • Restoration ecology of tropical dry forests
  • Modeling and planning of sustainable forest projects in the framework of the Kyotoprotocol

Projects

Publications

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Articles in internationally reviewed scientific journals
  • Achten WMJ, Sharma N, Muys B, Mathijs E, Vantomme P 2014. Opportunities and Constraints of Promoting New Tree Crops—Lessons Learned from Jatropha. Sustainability 6(6), 3213-3231. DOI: 10.3390/su6063213
  • Aertsen W, Janssen E, Kint V, Bontemps J-D, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2014. Long-term changes of common beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) are less pronounced on highly productive sites. Forest Ecology and Management 312, 252-259. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2013.09.034
  • Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Verbist B, Heuts R, Schrevens E, Muys B 2014. Carbon and water footprints and energy use of greenhouse tomato production in Northern Italy. Journal of Industrial Ecology Early view. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12169
  • Almeida J, Moonen PC, Soto I, Achten WMJ, Muys B 2014. Effect of farming system and yield in the life cycle assessment of Jatropha-based bioenergy in Mali. Energy for Sustainable Development 23, 258-265. DOI: 10.1016/j.esd.2014.10.001
  • Berecha G, Aerts R, Vandepitte K, Van Glabeke S, Muys B, Roldán-Ruiz I, Honnay O 2014. Effects of forest management on mating patterns, pollen flow and intergenerational transfer of genetic diversity in wild Arabica coffee (Coffea arabica L.) from Afromontane rainforests. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 112, 76-88. DOI: 10.1111/bij.12274
  • De Cauwer V, Muys B, Revermann R, Trabucco A 2014. Potential, realised, future distribution and environmental suitability for Pterocarpus angolensis DC in southern Africa. Forest Ecology and Management 315, 211-226. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2013.12.032
  • Kint V, Aertsen W, Fyllas N, Janssen E, Özkan K, Muys B 2014. Ecological traits of Mediterranean tree species as a basis for modeling forest dynamics in the Taurus mountains, Turkey. Ecological Modelling 286, 53-65.
  • Muys B, Norgrove L, Alamirew T, Birech R, Chirinian E, Delelegn J, Ehrensperger A, Ellison CA, Feto A, Freyer B, Gevaert J, Gmünder S, Jongschaap REE, Kaufmann M, Keane J, Kenis M, Kiteme B, Langat J, Lyimo R, Moraa V, Muchugu J, Negussie A, Ouko C, Rouamba MW, Soto I, Wörgetter M, Zah R, Zetina R 2014. Integrating mitigation and adaptation into development: the case of Jatropha curcas in sub-Saharan Africa. GCB Bioenergy 6, 169-171. DOI: 10.1111/gcbb.12070
  • Thijs KW, Aerts R, Musila W, Siljander M, Matthysen E, Lens L, Pellikka P, Gulinck H, Muys B 2014. Potential tree species extinction, colonization and recruitment in Afromontane forest relicts. Basic and Applied Ecology 15, 288-296. DOI: 10.1016/j.baae.2014.05.004
  • Thijs KW, Aerts R, Van de Moortele P, Musila W, Gulinck H, Muys B 2014. Contrasting cloud forest restoration potential between plantations of different exotic tree species. Restoration Ecology 22, 472-479. DOI: 10.1111/rec.12093
  • Verstraeten G, Baeten L, De Frenne P, Thomaes A, Demey A, Muys B, Verheyen K 2014. Forest herbs show species-specific responses to variation in light regime on sites with contrasting soil acidity: An experiment mimicking forest conversion scenarios. Basic and Applied Ecology 15(4), 316-325. DOI: 10.1016/j.baae.2014.05.002
  • Vranckx G, Jacquemyn H, Mergeay J, Cox K, Janssens P, Gielen BAS, Muys B, Honnay O 2014. The effect of drought stress on heterozygosity-fitness correlations in pedunculate oak (Quercus robur). Annals of Botany 113, 1057-1069. DOI: 10.1093/aob/mcu025
  • Vranckx G, Jacquemyn H, Mergeay J, Cox K, Kint V, Muys B, Honnay O 2014. Transmission of genetic variation from the adult generation to naturally established seedling cohorts in small forest stands of pedunculate oak (Quercus robur L.). Forest Ecology & Management 312, 19-27. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2013.10.027
  • Achten WMJ, Almeida J, Muys B 2013. Carbon footprint of science: more than flying. Ecological Indicators 34, 352-355. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2013.05.025
  • Achten WMJ, Trabucco A, Maes WH, Verchot LV, Aerts R, Mathijs E, Vantomme P, Singh VP, Muys B 2013. Global greenhouse gas implications of land conversion to biofuel crop cultivation in arid and semi-arid lands - lessons learned from Jatropha. Journal of Arid Environments 98, 135-145. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2012.06.015
  • Aerts R, Berecha G, Gijbels P, Hundera K, Van Glabeke S, Vandepitte K, Muys B, Roldán-Ruiz I, Honnay O 2013. Genetic variation and risks of introgression in the wild Coffea arabica gene pool in southwestern Ethiopian montane rainforests. Evolutionary Applications 6, 243-252. DOI: 10.1111/j.1752-4571.2012.00285.x
  • Baeten L, Verheyen K, Wirth C, Bruelheide H, Bussotti F, Finer L, Jaroszewicz B, Selvi F, Valladaresh F, Allan E, Ampoorter E, Auge H, Avacariei D, Barbaro L, Barnoaiea I, Bastias CC, Bauhus J, Beinhoff C, Benavides R, Benneter A, Berger S, Berthold F, Boberg J, Bonal D, Braggernann W, Carnol M, Castagneyrol B, Charbonnier Y, Checko E, Coomess D, Coppi A, Dalmaris E, Danila G, Dawud SM, de Vries W, De Wandeler H, Deconchat M, Domisch T, Duduman G, Fischer M, Fotelli M, Gessler A, Gimeno TE, Granier A, Grossiord C, Guyot V, Hantsch L, Hattenschwiler S, Hector A, Hermy M, Holland V, Jactel H, Joly FX, Jucker T, Kolb S, Koricheva J, Lexer MJ, Liebergesell M, Milligan H, Muller S, Muys B, Nguyen D, Nichiforel L, Pollastrini M, Proulx R, Rabasa S, Radoglou K, Ratcliffe S, Raulund-Rasmussen K, Seiferling I, Stenlid J, Vesterdal L, von Wilpert K, Zavala MA, Zielinski D, Scherer-Lorenzen M 2013. A novel comparative research platform designed to determine the functional significance of tree species diversity in European forests. Perspectives in Plant Ecology Evolution and Systematics 15 (5), 281-291. DOI: 10.1016/j.ppees.2013.07.002
  • de Schrijver A, de Frenne P, Staelens J, Verstraeten G, Muys B, Vesterdal L, Wuyts K, van Nevel L, Schelfhout S, de Neve S, Verheyen K 2013. Tree species traits cause divergence in soil acidification during four decades of postagricultural forest development. Global Change Biology 18, 1127-1140. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02572.x
  • Giday K, Eshete G, Barklund P, Aertsen W, Muys B 2013. Wood biomass functions for Acacia abyssinica trees and shrubs and implications for provision of ecosystem services in a community managed exclosure in Tigray, Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments 94, 80-86. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2013.03.001
  • Hundera K, Aerts R, De Beenhouwer M, Van Overtveld K, Helsen K, Muys B, Honnay O 2013. Both forest fragmentation and coffee cultivation negatively affect epiphytic orchid diversity in Ethiopian moist evergreen Afromontane forests. Biological Conservation 159, 285-291. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2012.10.029
  • Hundera K, Aerts R, Fontaine A, Van Mechelen M, Gijbels P, Honnay O, Muys B 2013. Effects of coffee management intensity on composition, structure and regeneration status of Ethiopian moist evergreen Afromontane forests. Environmental Management 51, 801-809. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-012-9976-5
  • Muñoz JC, Aerts R, Thijs KW, Stevenson PR, Muys B, Sekercioglu CH 2013. Contribution of woody habitat islands to the conservation of birds and their potential ecosystem services in an extensive Colombian rangeland. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 173, 13-19. DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2013.04.006
  • Muys B 2013. Sustainable Development within Planetary Boundaries: A Functional Revision of the Definition Based on the Thermodynamics of Complex Social-Ecological Systems. Challenges in Sustainability 1(1), 41-52. DOI: 10.12924/cis2013.01010041
  • Muys B, Hetemäki L, Palahi M 2013. Sustainable wood mobilization for EU renewable energy targets. Biofuels, Bioproducts & Biorefining 7, 359-360. DOI: 10.1002/bbb.1421
  • Negussie A, Achten WMJ, Aerts R, Norgrove L, Sinkala T, Hermy M, Muys B 2013. Invasiveness risk of the tropical biofuel crop Jatropha curcas L. into adjacent land use systems: from the rumours to the experimental facts. Global Change Biology - Bioenergy 5(4), 419-430. DOI: 10.1111/gcbb.12011
  • Negussie A, Achten WMJ, Norgrove L, Hermy M, Muys B 2013. Invasiveness risk of biofuel crops using Jatropha curcas L. as a model species. Biofuels, Bioproducts & Biorefining 7, 485-492. DOI: 0.1002/bbb.1416
  • Negussie A, Achten WMJ, Verboven HAF, Hermy M, Muys B 2013. Floral display and effects of natural and artificial pollination on fruiting and seed yield of the tropical biofuel crop Jatropha curcas L.. Global Change Biology – Bioenergy in press.
  • Negussie A, Achten WMJ, Verboven HAF, Hermy M, Muys B 2013. Potential pollinators and floral visitors of introduced tropical biofuel tree species Jatropha curcas L. (Euphorbiaceae), in Southern Africa. African Crop Science Journal 21(2), 133-141. get abstract / full text
  • Ozkan K, Mert A, Aertsen W, Muys B 2013. Hierarchical Land Classification and Mapping of Aglasun Forest Ecosystems in the Mediterranean Region, Turkey. Journal of Environmental Biology 34 (3), 623-633. get abstract / full text
  • Schaubroeck T, Alvarenga RAF, Verheyen K, Muys B, Dewulf J 2013. Quantifying the Environmental Impact of an Integrated Human/Industrial-Natural System using Life Cycle Assessment: A Case Study on a Forest and Wood Processing Chain. Environmental Scienc & Technology 47, 13578-13586. DOI: 10.1021/es4046633
  • Verheyen K, Ceunen K, Ampoorter E, Baeten L, Bosman B, Branquart E, Carnol M, De Wandeler H, Grégoire J-C, Lhoir P, Muys B, Setiawan NN, Vanhellemont M, Ponette Q 2013. Assessment of the functional role of tree diversity: the multi-site FORBIO experiment. Plant Ecology and Evolution 146 (1), 26-35.
  • Verstraeten G, Baeten L, De Frenne P, Vanhellemont M, Thomaes A, Boonen W, Muys B, Verheyen K 2013. Understorey vegetation shifts following the conversion of temperate decidious forest to spruce plantation. Forest Ecology and Management 289, 363-370.
  • Verstraeten G, Baeten L, Van den Broeck T, De Frenne P, Demey A, Tack W, Muys B, Verheyen K 2013. Temporal changes in forest plant communities at different site types. Applied Vegetation Science 16, 237-247. DOI: 10.1111/j.1654-109X.2012.01226.x
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2012. Effects of scale and scaling in predictive modelling of forest site productivity. Environmental Modelling & Software 31, 19-27. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.11.012
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, von Wilpert K, Zirlewagen D, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2012. Comparison of location-based, attribute-based and hybrid regionalization techniques for mapping forest site productivity. Forestry 85(4), 539-550. DOI: 10.1093/forestry/cps050
  • Almeida J, Verbist B, Achten WMJ, Maertens M, Muys B 2012. Sustainability in development cooperation: preliminary findings on the carbon footprint of development aid organizations. Sustainable Development Early view. DOI: 10.1002/sd.1553
  • Babulo BB, Muys B, Haregeweyn N, Descheemaeker K, Deckers J, Poesen J, Nyssen J, Matthijs E 2012. Cost-benefit analysis of soil and water conservation measure: The case of exclosures in northern Ethiopia. Forest Policy and Economics 15, 27-36. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2011.09.008
  • Bequet R, Campioli M, Kint V, Muys B, Bogaert J, Ceulemans R 2012. Spatial variability of lear area index in homogeneous forests relates to local variation in tree characteristics. Forest Science 58(6), 633-640.
  • Bequet R, Kint V, Campioli M, Vansteenkiste D, Muys B, Ceulemans R 2012. Influence of stand, site and meteorological variables on the maximum leaf area index of beech, oak and Scots pine. European Journal of Forest Research 131, 283-295.
  • Kint V, Aertsen W, Campioli M, Vansteenkiste D, Delcloo A, Muys B 2012. Radial growth change of temperate tree species in response to altered regional climate and air quality in the period 1901–2008. Climatic Change 115(2), 343-363. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-012-0465-x
  • Schaubroeck T, Staelens J, Verheyen K, Muys B, Dewulf J 2012. Improved ecological network analysis for environmental sustainability assessment; a case study on a forest ecosystem. Ecological Modelling 247, 144-156.
  • Verstraeten G, Baeten L, Van den Broeck T, De Frenne P, Demey A, Tack W, Muys B, Verheyen K 2012. Temporal changes in forest plant communities at different site types. Applied Vegetation Science 16(2), 237-247. DOI: 10.1111/j.1654-109X.2012.01226.x
  • Vranckx G, Jacquemyn H, Muys B, Honnay O 2012. Meta-analysis of susceptibility of woody plants to loss of genetic diversity through habitat fragmentation. Conservation Biology 26(2), 228-237. DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2011.01778.x
  • Vranckx G, Jacquemyn H, Muys B, Honnay O 2012. Meta-analysis of susceptibility of woody plants to loss of genetic diversity through habitat fragmentation. Conservation Biology 26(2), 228-237. DOI: DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2011.01778.x
  • Aerts R, Hundera K, Berecha G, Gijbels P, Baeten M, Van Mechelen M, Hermy M, Muys B, Honnay O 2011. Semi-forest coffee cultivation and the conservation of Ethiopian Afromontane rainforest fragments. Forest Ecology and Management 261, 1034-1041. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2010.12.025
  • Aerts R, Thijs KW, Lehouck V, Beentje H, Bytebier B, Matthysen E, Gulinck H, Lens L, Muys B 2011. Woody plant communities of isolated Afromontane cloud forests in Taita Hills, Kenya. Plant Ecology 212, 639-649. DOI: 10.1007/s11258-010-9853-3
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, De Vos B, Deckers J, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2011. Predicting forest site productivity in temperate lowland from forest floor, soil and litterfall characteristics using boosted regression trees. Plant and Soil 354(1-2), 157-172. DOI: 10.1007/s11104-011-1052-z
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2011. Evaluation of modelling techniques for forest site productivity prediction in contrasting ecoregions using stochastic multicriteria acceptability analysis (SMAA). Environmental Modelling and Software 26, 929-937. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.01.003
  • Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Duarte M, Mendes B, Muys B 2011. Benchmarking the environmental performance of the Jatropha biodiesel system through a generic life cycle assessment. Environmental Science & Technology 45 (12), 5447-5453. DOI: 10.1021/es200257m
  • Birot Y, Gracia C, Matteuci G, Mavsar R, Muys B, Palahi M 2011. Water for Forests and People in the Mediterranean Region. Forêt Méditerranéenne XXXII(4), 363-366. get abstract / full text
  • Buytaert V, Muys B, Devriendt N, Pelkmans L, Kretzschmar JG, Samson R 2011. Towards integrated sustainability assessment for energetic use of biomass: a state of the art evaluation of assessment tools. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 15, 3918-3933. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2011.07.036
  • Deckmyn G, Campioli M, Muys B, Kraigher H 2011. Simulating C cycles in forest soils: including the active role of micro-organisms in the ANAFORE forest model. Ecological Modelling 222, 1972-1985.
  • Descheemaeker K, Raes D, Allen R, Nyssen J, Poesen J, Muys B, Haile M, Deckers J 2011. Two rapid appraisals of FAO-56 crop coefficients for semiarid natural vegetation of the northern Ethiopian highlands. Journal of Arid Environments 75, 353-359.
  • Kint V, Vansteenkiste D, Aertsen W, De Vos B, Bequet R, Van Acker J, Muys B 2011. Forest structure and soil fertility determine internal stem morphology of Pedunculate oak – a modelling approach using Boosted Regression Trees. European Journal of Forest Research 131(3), 609-622. DOI: 10.1007/s10342-011-0535-z
  • Maes WH, Achten WMJ, Reubens B, Muys B 2011. Monitoring stomatal conductance of Jatropha curcas seedlings under different levels of water shortage with infrared thermography. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 151, 554-564. DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2010.12.011
  • Maes WH, Fontaine M, Rongé K, Hermy M, Muys B 2011. Design and validation of a quantitative indicator framework for stand level evaluation and monitoring of the ecological sustainability of forest management. Ecological Indicators 11, 468-479. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2010.07.001
  • Maes WH, Pashuysen T, Trabucco A, Veroustraete F, Muys B 2011. Does energy dissipation increase with ecosystem sucession? Testing the ecosystem exergy theory combining theoretical simulations and thermal remote sensing observations. Ecological Modelling 222, 3917-3941. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2011.08.028
  • Martin-Benito D, Kint V, del Rio M, Muys B, Cañellas I 2011. Growth responses of West-Mediterranean Pinus nigra to climate change are modulated by competition and productivity: past trends and future perspectives. Forest Ecology and Management 262, 1030-1040. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2011.05.038
  • Muys B, Valladares F, Bussoti F, Selvi F, Scherer-Lorenzen M 2011. Tree species diversity and forest productivity. Forêt Méditerranéenne XXXII(4), 385-390. DOI: 10.1021/es903036u
  • Reubens B, Achten WMJ, Maes WH, Danjon F, Aerts R, Poesen J, Muys B 2011. More than biofuel? Jatropha curcas root system symmetry and potential for soil erosion control. Journal of Arid Environments 75, 201-205. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2010.09.011
  • Reubens B, Moeremans C, Poesen J, Nyssen J, Tewoldeberhan S, Franzel S, Deckers J, Orwa C, Muys B 2011. Tree species selection for land rehabilitation in Ethiopia: from fragmented knowledge to an integrated multi-criteria decision approach. Agroforestry Systems 82, 303-330.
  • Sileshi GW, Akinnifesi FK, Ajayi OC, Muys B 2011. Integration of legume trees in maize-based cropping systems improves rain use efficiency and yield stability under rain-fed agriculture. Agricultural Water Management 98, 1364-1372.
  • Tilahun M, Muys B, Mathijs E, Kleinn C, Olschewski R, Gebrehiwot K 2011. Frankincense yield assessment and modeling in closed and grazed Boswellia papyrifera woodlands of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments 75(8), 695-702. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2011.03.005
  • Van der Zande D, Stuckens J, Verstraeten W, Mereu S, Muys B, Coppin P 2011. 3D modeling of light interception in heterogeneous forest canopies using ground-based LIDAR data. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 13, 792-800. DOI: 10.1016/j.jag.2011.05.005
  • Van Orshoven J, Kint V, Wijffels A, Estrella R, Bencsik G, Vanegas P, Muys B, Cattrysse D, Dondeyne S 2011. Upgrading geographic information systems to spatial decision support systems. Mathematical and Computational Forestry & Natural-Resource Sciences 3, 36-41.
  • Achten WMJ, Almeida J, Fobelets V, Bolle E, Mathijs E, Singh VP, Tewari DN, Verchot LV, Muys B 2010. Life cycle assessment of Jatropha biodiesel as transportation fuel in rural India. Applied Energy 87, 3652-3660. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2010.07.003
  • Achten WMJ, Maes WH, Aerts R, Verchot L, Trabucco A, Mathijs E, Singh VP, Muys B 2010. Jatropha: from global hype to local opportunity. Journal of Arid Environments 74, 164-165. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2009.08.010
  • Achten WMJ, Maes WH, Reubens B, Mathijs E, Singh VP, Verchot L, Muys B 2010. Biomass production and allocation in Jatropha curcas L. seedlings under different levels of drought stress. Biomass & Bioenergy 34, 667-676. DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2010.01.010
  • Achten WMJ, Nielsen LR, Aerts R, Lengkeek AG, Kjaer ED, Trabucco A, Hansen JK, Maes WH, Graudal L, Akinnifesi FK, Muys B 2010. Towards domestication of Jatropha curcas. Biofuels 1(1), 91-107. DOI: 10.4155/bfs.09.4
  • Achten WMJ, Vandenbempt P, Almeida J, Mathijs E, Muys B 2010. Life cycle assessment of a palm oil system with simultaneous production of biodiesel and cooking oil in Cameroon. Environmental Science & Technology 44(12), 4809-4815. DOI: 10.1021/es100067p
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Van Orshoven J, Ozkan K, Muys B 2010. Comparison and ranking of different modelling techniques for prediction of site index in Mediterranean mountain forests. Ecological Modelling 221(8), 1119-1130. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.01.007
  • Babulo Balana B, Mathijs E, Muys B 2010. Assessing the sustainability of forest management: an application of multi-criteria decision analysis to community forests in northern Ethiopia. Journal of Environmental Management 91, 1294-1304. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2010.02.005
  • Kint V, Hein S, Campioli M, Muys B 2010. Modelling self-pruning and branch attributes for young Quercus robur L. and Fagus sylvatica L. trees. Forest Ecology and Management 260, 2023-2034. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2010.09.008
  • Muys B, Hynynen J, Palahí M, Lexer MJ, Fabrika M, Pretzsch H, Gillet F, Briceño E, Nabuurs GJ, Kint V 2010. Simulation tools for decision support to adaptive forest management in Europe. Forest Systems 19, 86-99.
  • Özkan K, Gulsoy S, Aerts R, Muys B 2010. Site properties for Crimean juniper (Juniperus excelsa) in semi-natural forests of south western Anatolia, Turkey. Journal of Environmental Biology 31, 97-100. get abstract / full text
  • Özkan K, Gulsoy S, Mert A, Ozturk M, Muys B 2010. Plant distribution – altitude and landform relationships in karstic sinkholes of Mediterranean region of Turkey. Journal of Environmental Biology 31, 51-60. get abstract / full text
  • Trabucco A, Achten WMJ, Bowe C, Aerts R, Van Orshoven J, Norgrove L, Muys B 2010. Global mapping of Jatropha curcas yield based on response of fitness to present and future climate. Global Change Biology Bioenergy 2(3), 139-151. DOI: 10.1111/j.1757-1707.2010.01049.x
  • Valckx J, Pennings A, Leroy T, Berckmans D, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2010. Automated observation and analysis of earthworm surface behaviour under experimental habitat quality and availability conditions. Pedobiologia 53, 259-263. DOI: 10.1016/j.pedobi.2009.12.005
  • Aerts R, Volkaert H, Roongruangsree N, Roongruangsree U, Swennen R, Muys B 2009. Site requirements of the endangered rosewood Dalbergia oliveri in a tropical deciduous forest in northern Thailand. Forest Ecology and Management 259, 117-123. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2009.09.051
  • Babulo B, Muys B, Nega F, Tollens E, Nyssen J, Deckers J, Mathijs E 2009. The economic contribution of forest resouce use to rural livelihoods in Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. Forest Policy and Economics 11, 123-131. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2008.10.007
  • Biliouris D, Van der Zande D, Verstraeten WW, Muys B, Coppin P 2009. Assessing the impact of canopy structure simplification in common multilayer models on irradiance absorption estimates of measured and virtually created Fagus sylvatica L. stands. Remote Sensing 1, 1009-1027. DOI: 10.3390/rs1041009
  • De Baets S, Poesen J, Reubens B, Muys B, De Baerdemaeker J, Meersman J 2009. Methodological framework to select plant species for controlling rill and gully erosion: application to a Mediterranean ecosystem. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 1374-1392. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1826
  • Descheemaeker K, Muys B, Nyssen J, Sauwens W, Haile M, Poesen J, Raes D, Deckers J 2009. Humus form development during forest restoration in exclosures of the Tigray highlands, northern Ethiopia. Restoration Ecology 17, 280-289. DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2007.00346.x
  • Kint V, Lasch P, Lindner M, Muys B 2009. Multipurpose conversion management of Scots pine towards mixed oak–birch stands—A long-term simulation approach. Forest Ecology and Management 257(1), 199-214. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2008.08.031
  • Maes WH, Achten WMJ, Muys B 2009. Use of inadequate data and methodological errors lead to an overestimation of the water footprint of Jatropha curcas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the USA 106(34), E-91. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0906788106
  • Maes WH, Achten WMJ, Reubens B, Raes D, Samson R, Muys B 2009. Plant-water relationships and growth strategies of Jatropha curcas L. seedlings under different levels of drought stress. Journal of Arid Environments 73, 877-884. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2009.04.013
  • Maes WH, Heuvelmans G, Muys B 2009. Assessment of land use impact on water resources and water related ecosystem services capturing the integrated terrestrial-aquatic system. Environmental Science and Technology 43, 7324-7330. DOI: 10.1021/es900613w
  • Maes WH, Trabucco A, Achten WMJ, Muys B 2009. Climatic growing conditions of Jatropha curcas L.. Biomass and Bioenergy 33(10), 1481-1485. DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2009.06.001
  • Mekuria W, Veldkamp E, Haile M, Gebrehiwot K, Muys B, Nyssen J 2009. Effectiveness of exclosures to control soil erosion and local community perception on soil erosion in Tigray, Ethiopia. African Journal of Agricultural Research 4, 365-377.
  • Mereu S, Gerosa G, Finco A, Fusaro L, Muys B, Manes F 2009. Improved sapflow methodology reveals considerable night-time ozone uptake by Mediterranean species. Biogeosciences 6, 3151-3162. get abstract / full text
  • Mereu S, Salvatori E, Fusaro L, Gerosa G, Muys B, Manes F 2009. An integrated approach shows different use of water resources from Mediterranean maquis species in a coastal dune ecosystem. Biogeosciences 6, 2599-2610.
  • Negussie A, Aerts R, Gebrehiwot K, Prinsen E, Muys B 2009. Euphorbia abyssinica latex promotes rooting of Boswellia cuttings. New Forests 37, 35-42. DOI: 10.1007/s11056-008-9106-7
  • Reubens B, Pannemans B, Danjon F, De Proft M, De Baets S, De Baerdemaeker J, Poesen J, Muys B 2009. The effect of mechanical stimulation on root and shoot development of young containerized Quercus robur and Robinia pseudoacacia plants. Trees Structure and Function 23, 1213-1228. DOI: 10.1007/s00468-009-0360-x
  • Reubens B, Poesen J, Nyssen J, Leduc Y, Abraha AZ, Tewoldeberhan S, Bauer H, Gebrehiwot K, Deckers J, Muys B 2009. Establishment and management of woody seedlings in gullies in a semi-arid environment (Tigray, Ethiopia). Plant and Soil 324, 131-156. DOI: 10.1007/s11104-009-0097-8
  • Rossi J, Govaerts A, De Vos B, Verbist B, Vervoort A, Poesen J, Muys B, Deckers J 2009. Spatial structures of soil organic carbon in tropical forests--A case study of Southeastern Tanzania. Catena 77, 19-27. DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2008.12.003
  • Valckx J, Cockx L, Wauters J, Van Meirvenne M, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2009. Within-field spatial distribution of earthworm populations related to species interactions and soil apparent electrical conductivity. Applied Soil Ecology 41, 315-328. DOI: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2008.12.005
  • Van de Zande D, Mereu S, Nadezhdina N, Cermak J, Muys B, Coppin P, Manes F 2009. 3D upscaling of transpiration from leaf to tree using ground-based LiDAR: Application on a Mediterranean Holm oak (Quercus ilex L.) tree. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 149, 1573-1583. DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2009.04.010
  • Van Den Eeckhaut M, Muys B, Van Loy K, Poesen J, Beeckman H 2009. Evidence for repeated re-activation of old landslides under forest. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 325-365. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1727
  • Van der Zande D, Mereu S, Nadezhdina N, Cermak J, Muys B, Coppin P, Manes F 2009. upscaling of transpiration from leaf to tree using ground-based LiDAR: Application on a Mediterranean Holm oak (Quercus ilex L.) tree. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 149, 1573-1583. DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2009.04.010
  • Achten WMJ, Dondeyne S, Mugogo S, Kafriti E, Poesen J, Deckers J, Muys B 2008. Gully erosion in South Eastern Tanzania: spatial distribution and topographic thresholds. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie 50, 225-235. DOI: 10.1127/0372-8854/2008/0052-0225
  • Achten WMJ, Verchot L, Franken YJ, Mathijs E, Singh VP, Aerts R, Muys B 2008. Jatropha bio-diesel production and use. Biomass and Bioenergy 32(12), 1063-1084. DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2008.03.003
  • Aerts R, Lerouge F, November E, Lens L, Hermy M, Muys B 2008. Land rehabilitation and the conservation of birds in a degraded Afromontane landscape in northern Ethiopia. Biodiversity and Conservation 17, 53-69. DOI: 10.1007/s10531-007-9230-2
  • Aerts R, November E, Maes W, Van der Borght I, Negussie A, Aynekulu E, Hermy M, Muys B 2008. In situ persistence of African wild olive and forest restoration in degraded semiarid savanna. Journal of Arid Environments 72, 1131-1136. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2007.11.009
  • Babulo B, Muys B, Nega F, Tollens E, Nyssen J, Deckers J, Mathijs E 2008. Household livelihood strategies and forest dependence in the highlands of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. Agricultural Systems 98(2), 147-155. DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2008.06.001
  • De Baets S, Poesen J, Reubens B, Wemans K, De Baerdemaeker J, Muys B 2008. Root tensile strength and root distribution of typical Mediterranean plant species and their contribution to soil shear strength. Plant and Soil 305, 207-226. DOI: 10.1007/s11104-008-9553-0
  • De Schrijver A, Verheyen K, Mertens J, Staelens J, Wuyts K, Muys B 2008. Nitrogen saturation and net ecosystem production. Nature 451, E1-E1. DOI: 10.1038/nature06578
  • Deckers B, Verheyen K, Vanhellemont M, Maddens E, Muys B, Hermy M 2008. Impact of avian frugivores on dispersal and recruitment of the invasive Prunus serotina in an agricultural landscape. Biological invasions 10, 717-727.
  • Descheemaeker K, Poesen J, Borselli L, Nyssen J, Raes D, Haile M, Muys B, Deckers J 2008. Runoff curve numbers for steep hillslopes with natural vegetation in semi-arid tropical highlands, northern Ethiopia. Hydrological Processes 22, 4097-4105. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.7011
  • Dewulf J, Van Langenhove H, Muys B, Bruers S, Bakshi BR, Grubb GF, Paulus DM, Sciubba E 2008. Exergy: Its potential and limitations in environmental science and technology. Environmental Science and Technology 42, 2221-2232. DOI: 10.1021/es071719a
  • Lettens S, Van Orshoven J, Perrin D, Van Wesemael, Muys B 2008. Organic carbon stocks and stock changes of forest biomass in Belgium derived from forest inventory data in a spatially explicit approach. Annals of Forest Science 65, 604-604.
  • Negussie A, Aerts R, Gebrehiwot K, Muys B 2008. Seedling mortality causes recruitment limitation of Boswellia papyrifera in northern Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments 72, 378-383. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2007.06.009
  • Vandecasteele B, Samyn J, De Vos B, Muys B 2008. Effect of tree specieschoice and mineral capping in a woodland phytostabilisation system: A case-study for calcareous dredged sediment landfills with an oxidised topsoil. Ecological Engineering 31, 263-273. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2007.12.002
  • Verheyen K, Bulteel H, Palmborg C, Olivié B, Nijs I, Raes D, Muys B 2008.  Can complementarity in water use help to explain diversity–productivity relationships in experimental grassland plots?. Oecologia 156, 351-361. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-008-0998-x
  • Achten WMJ, Mathijs E, Verchot L, Singh VP, Aerts R, Muys B 2007. Jatropha biodiesel fueling sustainability?. Biofuels, Bioproducts & Biorefining 1(4), 283-291. DOI: 10.1002/bbb.39
  • Aerts R, Negussie A, Maes W, November E, Hermy M, Muys B 2007. Restoration of dry Afromontane forest using pioneer shrubs as nurse-plants for Olea europaea ssp. cuspidata. Restoration Ecology 15, 129-138. DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2006.00197.x
  • Biliouris D, Verstraeten WW, Dutré Ph, Van Aardt JAN, Muys B, Coppin P 2007. A compact laboratory spectro-goniometer (CLabSpeG) to assess the BRDF of materials. Presentation, calibration and implementation on Fagus sylvatica L. leaves. Sensors 7, 1846-1870.
  • De Vos B, Lettens S, Muys B, Deckers J 2007. Walkley-Black analysis of forest soil organic carbon: recovery, limitations and uncertainty. Soil Use and Management 23, 221-229. DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-2743.2007.00084.x
  • Fontaine M, Aerts R, Özkan K, Mert, A, Gülsoy, S, Süel, H, Waelkens, M, Muys B 2007. Elevation and exposition rather than soil types determine communities and site suitability in Mediterranean mountain forests of southern Anatolia, Turkey. Forest Ecology and Management 247, 18-25. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2007.04.021
  • Garcia-Quijano J, Peters J, Cockx L, van Wyk G, Rosanov A, Deckmyn G, Ceulemans R, Ward SM, Holden NM, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2007. Carbon sequestration and environmental effects of afforestation with Pinus radiata D. Don in the Western Cape, South Africa. Climatic Change 83, 323-355. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-006-9204-5
  • Garcia-Quijano JF, Deckmyn G, Ceulemans R, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2007. Scaling from stand to landscape of climate change mitigation by afforestation and forest management: a modeling approach. Climatic Change 86(3-4), 397-424. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-007-9297-5
  • Lettens S, De Vos B, Quataert P, van Wesemael B, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2007. Variable carbon recovery of Walkley-Black analysis and implications for national soil organic carbon accounting. European Journal of Soil Science 58, 1244-1253. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2389.2007.00916.x
  • Mekuria W, Veldkamp E, Haile M, Nyssen J, Muys B, Gebrehiwot K 2007. Effectiveness of exclosures to restore degraded soils as a result of overgrazing in Tigray, Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments 69, 270-284. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2006.10.009
  • Reubens B, Heyn M, Kindeya Gebrehiwot, Hermy M, Muys B 2007. The role of seed banks in natural rehabilitation of dry tropical forests in Northern Ethiopia. Tropicultura 25, 204-214.
  • Reubens B, Poesen J, Danjon F, Geudens G, Muys B 2007. The role of fine and coarse roots in shallow slope stability and soil erosion control with a focus on root system architecture: a review. Trees Structure and Function 21, 385-402. DOI: 10.1007/s00468-007-0132-4
  • Van Cauwenbergh N, Biala K, Bielders C, Brouckaert V, Franchois L, Garcia Cidad V, Hermy M, Mathijs E, Muys B, Reijnders J, Sauvenier X, Valckx J, Vanclooster M, Van der Veken S, Wauters E, Peeters A 2007. SAFE – a hierarchical framework for assessing the sustainability of agricultural systems. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 120, 229-242. DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2006.09.006
  • van Wyk G, Pepler D, Gebrehiwot K, Aerts R, Muys B 2007. The potential and risks of using exotics for the rehabilitation of Ethiopian dryland forest. Journal of the Drylands 1, 148-157. get abstract / full text
  • Verchot L, Zomer R, Van Straaten O, Muys B 2007. Implications of country-level decisions on the specification of crown cover in the definition of forests for land area eligible for afforestation and reforestation activities in the CDM. Climatic Change 81, 415-430. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-006-9111-9
  • Zomer RJ, Trabucco A, Verchot LV, Muys B 2007. Land area eligible for afforestation and reforestation within the Clean Development Mechanism: a global analysis of the impact of forest definition. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 13(3), 219-239. DOI: 10.1007/s11027-007-9087-4
  • Aerts R, Maes W, November E, Behailu M, Poesen J, Deckers J, Hermy M, Muys B 2006. Surface runoff and seed trapping efficiency of shrubs in a regenerating semiarid woodland in northern Ethiopia. Catena 65, 61-70. DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2005.09.004
  • Aerts R, Maes W, November E, Negussie A, Hermy M, Muys B 2006. Restoring dry Afromontane forest using bird and nurse plant effects: direct sowing of Olea europaea ssp. cuspidata seeds. Forest Ecology and Management 230, 23-31. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2006.04.001
  • Aerts R, Negussie A, Maes W, November E, Hermy M, Muys B 2006. Survival of planted African wild olive seedlings in northern Ethiopian exclosures depending on planting season and shrub cover. Journal of the Drylands 1, 64-71. get abstract / full text
  • Aerts R, November E, Van der Borght I, Behailu M, Hermy M, Muys B 2006. Effects of pioneer shrubs on the recruitment of the fleshy-fruited tree Olea europaea ssp. cuspidata in Afromontane savanna. Applied Vegetation Science 9, 117-126. DOI: 10.1111/j.1654-109X.2006.tb00661.x
  • Aerts R, Van Overtveld K, Haile M, Hermy M, Deckers J, Muys B 2006. Species composition and diversity of small Afromontane forest fragments in northern Ethiopia. Plant Ecology 187, 127-142. DOI: 10.1007/s11258-006-9137-0
  • Babulo B, Muys B, Mathijs E 2006. Economic valuation methods of forest rehabilitation in exclosures. Journal of the Drylands 1, 165-170. get abstract / full text
  • Descheemaeker K, Muys B, Nyssen J, Poesen J, Raes D, Haile M, Deckers J 2006. Litter production and organic matter accumulation in exclosures of the Tigray highlands, Ethiopia. Forest Ecology and Management 233, 21-35. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2006.05.061
  • Descheemaeker K, Nyssen J, Poesen J, Haile M, Muys B, Raes D, Moeyersons J, Deckers J 2006. Soil and water conservation through forest restoration in exlosures of the Tigray highlands. Journal of the Drylands 1, 118-133. get abstract / full text
  • Descheemaeker K, Nyssen J, Poesen J, Raes D, Haile M, Muys B, Deckers J 2006. Runoff on slopes with restoring vegetation: a case study from the Tigray Highlands, Ethiopia. Journal of Hydrology 331, 219-241. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2006.05.015
  • Descheemaeker K, Nyssen J, Rossi J, Poesen J, Haile M, Raes D, Muys B, Moeyersons J, Deckers J 2006. Sediment deposition and pedogenesis in exclosures in the Tigray highlands, Ethiopia. Geoderma 132, 291-314. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2005.04.027
  • Heuvelmans G, Muys B, Feyen J 2006. Regionalisation of the parameters of a hydrological model: Comparison of linear regression models with artificial neural nets. Journal of Hydrology 319, 245-256. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.07.030
  • Jonckheere I, Nackaerts K, Muys B, van Aardt J, Coppin P 2006. A fractal dimension-based modelling approach for studying the effect of leaf distribution on LAI retrieval in forest canopies. Ecological Modelling 197, 179-195. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2006.02.036
  • Madlener R, Robledo C, Muys B, Blanco Freja JT 2006. A Sustainability Framework for Enhancing the Long-Term Success of LULUCF Projects. Climatic Change 75, 241-271. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-005-9023-0
  • Meynendonckx J, Heuvelmans G, Muys B, Feyen J 2006. Effects of watershed and riparian zone characteristics on nutrient concentrations in the River Scheldt Basin. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 10, 913-922. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Gebrehiwot K, Bruneel S 2006. The ecology and silviculture of dryland forest rehabilitation in Ethiopia. Journal of the Drylands 1, 1-2. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Gebrehiwot K, Bruneel S 2006. The environmental, socio-economic and managerial aspects of dryland forest rehabilitation in Ethiopia. Journal of the Drylands 1, 95-97. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Gebrehiwot K, Haile M, Deckers J 2006. Perspectives for the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia. Journal of the Drylands 1, 217-220. get abstract / full text
  • Valckx J, Hermy M, Muys B 2006. Indirect gradient analysis at different spatial scales of prorated and non-prorated earthworm abundance and biomass data in temperate agro-ecosystems. European Journal of Soil Biology 42, 341-347. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2006.09.002
  • Wagendorp T, Gulinck H, Coppin P, Muys B 2006. Land use impact evaluation in life cycle assessment based on ecosystem thermodynamics. Energy 31, 112-125. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2005.01.002
  • De Vos B, Vandecasteele B, Deckers J, Muys B 2005. Capability of loss-on-ignition as a predictor of total organic carbon in non-calcareous forest soils. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 36, 2899-2921. DOI: 10.1080/00103620500306080
  • De Vos, B, Van Meirvenne, M, Quataert, P, Deckers, J, Muys B 2005. Predictive quality of pedotransfer functions for estimating bulk density of forest soils. Soil Science Society 69, 500-510.
  • Deckers B, Kerselaers E, Gulinck H, Muys B, Hermy M 2005. Long-term spatio-temporal dynamics of a hedgerow network landscape in Flanders, Belgium. Environmental Conservation 32(1), 20-29. DOI: 10.1017/S0376892905001840
  • Deckers, B, De Becker, P, Honnay, O, Hermy, M, Muys B 2005. Sunken roads as habitats for forest plant species in a dynamic agricultural landscape: effects of age and isolation. Journal of Biogeography 32, 99-109. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2004.01101.x
  • Deckers, B, Verheyen, K, Hermy, M, Muys B 2005. Effects of landscape structure on the invasive spread of black cherry Prunus serotina in an agricultural landscape in Flanders, Belgium. Ecography 28, 99-109. DOI: 10.1111/j.0906-7590.2005.04054.x
  • Gebrehiwot, K, Muys B, Haile, M, Mitloehner, R 2005. The use of plant water relations to characterize tree species and sites in the drylands of northern Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments 60, 581-592. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2004.07.009
  • Gilliams S, Raymaekers D, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2005. Comparing multiple criteria decision methods to extend a geographical information system on afforestation.. Computers and electronics in agriculture 49, 142-158. DOI: 10.1016/j.compag.2005.02.011
  • Gilliams S, Van Orshoven J, Muys B, Kros H, Heil GW, Van Deursen W 2005. AFFOREST sDSS: a metamodel based spatial decision support system for afforestation of agricultural land. New Forests 30, 33-53. DOI: 10.1007/s11056-004-0761-z
  • Heuvelmans, G, Garcia Quijano, JF, Muys B, Feyen, J, Coppin, P 2005. Modelling the water balance with SWAT as part of the land use impact evaluation in a life cycle study of CO2 emission reduction scenarios. Hydrological Processes 19, 729-748. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.5620
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2005. Extending the life cycle methodology to cover impacts of land use systems on the water balance. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 10, 113-119. DOI: 10.1065/lca2004.05.159
  • Jonckheere I, Muys B, Coppin, P 2005. Derivative analysis for in situ high dynamic range hemispherical photography and its application in forest stands.. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters 2, 296-300. DOI: 10.1109/LGRS.2005.846904
  • Jonckheere, I, Nackaerts, K, Muys B, Coppin, P 2005. Assessment of automatic gap fraction estimation of forests from digital hemispherical photography.. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 132, 96-11. DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2005.06.003
  • Jonckheere, I, Muys B, Coppin, P 2005. Allometry and evaluation of in situ optical LAI determination in Scots pine: a case study in Belgium. Tree Physiology 25, 723-732. get abstract / full text
  • Lettens S, Van Orshoven J, Van Wesemael B, Muys B, Perrin D 2005. Soil organic carbon changes in landscape units of Belgium between 1960 and 2000 with reference to 1990. Global Change Biology 11, 2128-2140. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2005.001074.x
  • Lettens, S, Van Orshoven, J, van Wesemael, B, De Vos, B, Muys B 2005. Stocks and fluxes of soil organic carbon for landscape units in Belgium derived from heterogeneous data sets for 1990 and 2000. Geoderma 127, 11-23. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2004.11.001
  • Nackaerts, K, Vaesen, K, Muys B, Coppin, P 2005. Comparative performance of a modified change vector analysis in forest change detection. International Journal of Remote Sensing 26, 839-852. get abstract / full text
  • Vandecasteele, B, De Vos, B, Muys B, Tack, FMG 2005. Rates of forest floor decomposition and soil forming processes as indicators of forest ecosystem functioning on a polluted dredged sediment landfill. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 37, 761-769. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2004.10.006
  • Verstraeten, WW, Muys B, Feyen, J, Veroustraete, F, Minnaert, M, Meiresonne, L, De Schrijver, A 2005. Comparative analysis of the actual evapotranspiration of Flemish forest and cropland, using the soil water balance model WAVE.. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 9, 225-241. get abstract / full text
  • Aerts R, Wagendorp T, November E, Behailu M, Deckers J, Muys B 2004. Ecosystem thermal buffer capacity as an indicator of the restoration status of protected areas in the northern Ethiopian highlands. Restoration Ecology 12, 586-596. DOI: 10.1111/j.1061-2971.2004.00324.x
  • Coppin, P, Jonckheere, I, Nackaerts, K, Muys B, Lambin, E 2004. Digital change detection methods in ecosystem monitoring: a review. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25, 1565-1596. DOI: 10.1080/0143116031000101675
  • Deckers, B, Hermy, M, Muys B 2004. Factors affecting plant species composition of hedgerows: relative importance and hierarchy. Acta Oecologica-International Journal of Ecology 26, 23-37. DOI: 10.1016/j.actao.2004.03.002
  • Deckers, B, Verheyen, K, Hermy, M, Muys B 2004. Differential environmental response of plant functional types in hedgerow habitats. Basic and Applied Ecology 5, 551-566. DOI: 10.1016/j.baae.2004.06.005
  • Deckmyn, G, Laureysens, I, Garcia, J, Muys B, Ceulemans, R 2004. Poplar growth and yield in short rotation coppice: model simulations using the process model SECRETS. Biomass & Bioenergy 26, 221-227. DOI: 10.1016/S0961-9534(03)00121-1
  • Deckmyn, G, Muys B, Quijano, JG, Ceulemans, R 2004. Carbon sequestration following afforestation of agricultural soils: comparing oak/beech forest to short-rotation poplar coppice combining a process and a carbon accounting model. Global Change Biology 10, 1482-1491. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2004.00832.x
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2004. Analysis of the spatial variation in the parameters of the SWAT model with application in Flanders, Northern Belgium. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 8, 931-939. get abstract / full text
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2004. Evaluation of hydrological model parameter transferability for simulating the impact of land use on catchment hydrology. Physics and Chemistry of The Earth 29, 739-747. DOI: 10.1016/j.pce.2004.05.002
  • Holvoet, B, Muys B 2004. Sustainable forest management worldwide: a comparative assessment of standards. International Forestry Review 6, 99-122. DOI: 10.1505/ifor.6.2.99.38388
  • Jonckheere, I, Fleck, S, Nackaerts, K, Muys B, Coppin, P, Weiss, M, Baret, F 2004. Review of methods for in situ leaf area index determination - Part I. Theories, sensors and hemispherical photography. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 121, 19-35. DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2003.08.027
  • Lettens, S, Van Orshoven, J, van Wesemael, B, Muys B 2004. Soil organic and inorganic carbon contents of landscape units in Belgium derived using data from 1950 to 1970. Soil Use and Management 20, 40-47. DOI: 10.1079/SUM2003221
  • Nackaerts, K, Vaesen, K, Lizarraga, I, Muys B, Coppin, P 2004. Use of metatruth image concept to assess forest change detection accuracy at pixel level. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25, 2713-2723. DOI: 10.1080/0143116032000160453
  • Vandecasteele, B, Quataert, P, De Vos, B, Tack, FMG, Muys B 2004. Foliar concentrations of volunteer willows growing on polluted sediment-derived sites versus sites with baseline contamination levels. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 6, 313-321.
  • Vandecasteele, B, Samyn, J, Quataert, P, Muys B, Tack, FMG 2004. Earthworm biomass as additional information for risk assessment of heavy metal biomagnification: a case study for dredged sediment-derived soils and polluted floodplain soils. Environmental Pollution 129, 363-375. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2003.12.007
  • Gebrehiwot, K, Muys B, Haile, M, Mitloehner, R 2003. Introducing Boswellia papyrifera (Del.) Hochst and its non-timber forest product, frankincense. International Forestry Review 5, 348-353. DOI: 10.1505/IFOR.5.4.348.22661
  • Lettens, S, Muys B, Ceulemans, R, Moons, E, Garcia, J, Coppin, P 2003. Energy budget and greenhouse gas balance evaluation of sustainable coppice systems for electricity production. Biomass & Bioenergy 24, 179-197. DOI: 10.1016/S0961-9534(02)00104-6
  • Muys B, Beckers, G, Nachtergale, L, Lust, N, Merckx, R, Granval, P 2003. Medium-term evaluation of a forest soil restoration trial combining tree species change, fertilisation and earthworm introduction. Pedobiologia 47, 772-783. DOI: 10.1078/0031-4056-00257
  • Muys B, Wagendorp T, Aerts R, Garcia Quijano J 2003. Ecological sustainability assessment of carbon conservation, sequestration and substitution projects using the exergy concept. Travaux 26, 67-85.
  • Nachtergale, L, Ghekiere, K, De Schrijver, A, Muys B, Luyssaert, S, Lust, N 2002. Earthworm biomass and species diversity in windthrow sites of a temperate lowland forest. Pedobiologia 46, 440-451. DOI: 10.1078/0031-4056-00151
  • Van Elegem, B, Embo, T, Muys B, Lust, N 2002. A methodology to select the best locations for new urban forests using multicriteria analysis. Forestry 75, 13-23. DOI: 10.1093/forestry/75.1.13
  • Vandekerckhove, L, Muys B, Poesen, J, De Weerdt, B, Coppe, N 2001. A method for dendrochronological assessment of medium-term gully erosion rates. Catena 45, 123-161. DOI: 10.1016/S0341-8162(01)00142-4
  • Nackaerts, K, Coppin, P, Muys B, Hermy, M 2000. Sampling methodology for LAI measurements with LAI-2000 in small forest stands. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 101, 247-250. DOI: 10.1016/S0168-1923(00)00090-3
  • Van der Aa, B, Huvenne, P, Muys B, Lust, N 2000. Involving private forest owners in the sustainable use of forests: a case study for Flanders, Belgium. Silva Gandavensis 65, 81-93.
  • Zahedi, G, Lust, N, Van Meirvenne, M, Nachtergale, L, Muys B 2000. Impact of small-scale variability of soil pH on the vegetation composition in a mixed hardwood stand, East-Flanders, Belgium. Silva Gandavensis 65, 94-114.
  • Lust, N, Muys B, Nachtergale, L 1998. Increase of biodiversity in homogeneous Scots pine stands by an ecologically diversified management. Biodiversity and Conservation 7, 249-260. DOI: 10.1023/A:1008892620387
  • Neirynck, J, Maddelein, D, de Keersmaeker, L, Lust, N, Muys B 1998. Biomass and nutrient cycling of a highly productive Corsican pine stand on former heathland in northern Belgium. Annales des Sciences Forestieres 55, 389-405. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Granval, P 1997. Earthworms as bio-indicators of forest site quality. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 29, 323-328. DOI: 10.1016/S0038-0717(96)00047-8
  • Lust, N, Muys B 1995. Evolution of biodiversity in homogeneous Scots pine stands by an ecologically diversified management.. Silva Gandavensis 60, 57-80.
  • Lust, N, Van Camp, N, Muys B, Nachtergale, L 1995. Comparative study of C sequestration by new forests on former pasture lands.. Silva Gandavensis 60, 81-94.
  • Maddelein, M, Muys B, Neirynck, J, Sioen, G 1994. Site classification in a mixed hardwoord forest (Hallerbos, Belgium) with a homogeneous ground vegetation dominated by Hyacinthoides non-scripta (L.) Chouard ex. Rothm.. Silva Gandavensis 59, 15-28.
  • Muys B, Lust, N 1992. Inventory of the earthworm communities and the state of litter decomposition in the forests of flanders, belgium, and its implications for forest management. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 24, 1677-1681. DOI: 10.1016/0038-0717(92)90169-X
  • Muys B, Lust, N, Granval, P 1992. Effects of grassland afforestation with different tree species on earthworm communities, litter decomposition and nutrient status. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 24, 1459-1466. DOI: 10.1016/0038-0717(92)90133-I
  • Muys B, Maddelein, D, Lust, N. 1992. Ecology, practice and policy of black cherry (Prunus serotina Ehrh.) management in Belgium. Silva Gandavensis 57, 28-54.
  • Lust, N, Muys B 1991. Conflicts caused by afforestation of agricultural lands in densely populated areas.. Silva Gandavensis 56, 56-69.
  • Muys B 1990. N-excess in the forest: effects and possible measures.. Silva Gandavensis 55, 35-42.
  • Van Den Berge, K,Roskams, P, Verlinden, A, Quataert, P, Muys B, Maddelein, D, Zwaenepoel, J 1990. Structure and dynamics of a 215-years old broadleaved forest stand recently installed as a total forest reserve.. Silva Gandavensis 55, 113-152.
  • Muys B 1989. Evaluation of conversion of tree species and liming as a measure to decrease soil compaction in a beech forest on loamy soil.. Silva Gandavensis 54, 13-26.
  • Muys B, Van Den Berge, K, Roskams, P, Maddelein, D, Meyen, S 1988. Analysis of natural regeneration in a 200 year old beech stand.. Silva Gandavensis 53, 61-81.
  • Muys B 1987. Earthworm populations of hardwood stands in Northern Belgium.. Silva Gandavensis 52, 29-55.
Books or book chapters, internationally recognised scientific publisher
  • Masiero M, Muys B, Solberg B, 2014. Forest-related policies affecting bioenergy markets in Europe. In: Pelkonen P., Mustonen M., Asikainen A., Egnell G., Kant P., Leduc S., Pettenella D. (eds.) Forest Bioenergy for Europe. What Science Can Tell Us 4, European Forest Institute, 23-28.
  • Muys B, Masiero M, Achten WMJ 2014. Sustainability issues of using forests as a bioenergy resource. In: Pelkonen P., Mustonen M., Asikainen A., Egnell G., Kant P., Leduc S., Pettenella D. (eds.) Forest Bioenergy for Europe. What Science Can Tell Us 4, European Forest Institute, 90-97.
  • Muys B, Masiero M, Achten WMJ 2014. Sustainability at source: responsabilities beyond domestic forests. In: Pelkonen P., Mustonen M., Asikainen A., Egnell G., Kant P., Leduc S., Pettenella D. (eds.) Forest Bioenergy for Europe. What Science Can Tell Us 4, European Forest Institute, 98-99.
  • Valckx J, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B, 2011. Optimizing Earthworm Sampling in Ecosystems. In: Karaca, A (Ed.) Biology of Earthworms. Springer, Series Soil Biology, Vol. 24, 19-38.
  • Volckaert F, Muys B 2011. (Over)exploitatie van woud en zee. , pp 104-119..
  • Achten WMJ, Aninnifesi FK, Maes WH, Trabucco A, Aerts R, Mathijs E, Reubens B, Singh VP, Verchot L, Muys B 2010. Jatropha integrated agroforestry systems – biodiesel pathways towards sustainable rural development. In: Ponterio C & Ferra C (eds.) Jatropha curcas as a premier biofuel: cost, growing and management. Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, NY, USA (ISBN: 978-1-60876-003-9), 85-102. get abstract / full text
  • den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) 2010. Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 674 pp..
  • den Ouden J, Verheyen K, Muys B, Mohren F 2010. Bos en bosbeheer in Vlaanderen en Nederland. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 19-33.
  • Goris R, Muys B 2010. Verpleging van jonge opstanden. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 369-374.
  • Kuyper T, Berg M, Muys B 2010. Voedselweb. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 177-185.
  • Mohren F, Muys B, Van der Aa B, Verheyen K 2010. Hooghout. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 325-340.
  • Muys B, den Ouden J, Van Acker J 2010. Bosbeheer en beheertechnieken. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 303-309.
  • Muys B, den Ouden J, Verheyen K 2010. Groei. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 75-91.
  • Muys B, den Ouden J, Verheyen K 2010. Functies van biodiversiteit. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 187-194.
  • Oosterbaan A, Muys B, Olsthoorn A, Goris R, Balleux 2010. Verjongingstechniek en plantbescherming. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den HaagIn: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 355-368.
  • Verheyen K, den Ouden J, Muys B, Aerts R 2010. Populatiedynamiek. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (Red.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 103-121.
  • Verheyen K, den Ouden J, Muys B, Aerts R 2010. Populatiedynamiek. In: den Ouden J, Muys B, Mohren F, Verheyen K (eds.) Bosecologie en Bosbeheer. Acco Leuven/Den Haag, 103-121.
  • Muys B 2008. Duurzame Ontwikkeling. In: Leijendeckers, P.H.H., Jansen, J.L.A., de Keukeleere, D.C.E.M., Olde Kalter, M.A. (eds.), Energie Zakboek (vierde geheel). Reed Business bv, Doetinchem, The Netherlands  (in Dutch), I/22-I/30.
  • Heil GW, Muys B, Hansen K (Eds.) 2007. Environmental Effects of Afforestation in North-Western Europe: From Field Observations to Decision Support. Springer Publ., Series Plant and Vegetation 1, 325p..
  • Persoons, E, Desmed, A, Muys B, Beaufays, JP (Red.) 1997. Crues et inondations en Belgique dan le cadre de la gestion des bassins hydrographiques; constatations et recommandations. Les cahiers de l’IRGT1, 39.
  • Muys B, Lust, N 1993. Ecological changes following artificial afforestation with different tree species on a sandy loam soil in Flanders (Belgium).. In: Watkins, C. (ed.). Ecological effects of afforestation. C.A.B. International, Oxford, 179-189.
  • Muys B, Lust, N 1993. Conflicts caused by afforestations of agricultural land in densely populated areas.. In: Volz, K.R. & N. Weber (eds.). Afforestation of agricultural land. Commission of the European Communities. Report EUR 14804 EN, ISSN 1018-5593, 115-128.
  • Van Den Berge, K, Muys B, Maddelein, D. 1992. Basic inventory and analysis of a 25-years old beech stand recently established as a total forest reserve.. In: Teller, A.; Mathy, P. & Jeffers, J.N.R., 1992. Responses of forest ecosystems to environmental changes. Elsevier Applied Science, 571-572.
Reviewed papers at international conferences and symposia, published in full in proceedings
  • Muys B, Nyssen J, du Toit B, Vidale E, Prokofieva I, Mavsar R, Palahi M 2014. Water-related ecosystem services of forests: learning from regional cases. In: Katila P, Galloway G, de Jong W, Pacheco P, Mery G (eds.) Forests under pressure – local response to global issues. IUFRO World Series Volume 32, Part II – Chapter 27, 423-440.
  • Almeida J, Moonen P, Soto I, Achten WMJ, Muys B 2013. Time Explicit Global Warming Potential of Jatropha Biofuel Production in Mali. In: Fulfilling LCA's Promise - Proceedings from the LCA XIII International Conference, October 1-3 2013, Orlando, FL, United States, 68-77.
  • De Meyer A, Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Muys B, Catrysse D, Van Orshoven J 2013. Incorporating Life Cycle Impact Assessment in a Mathematical Model to Optimize Strategic Decisions in Biomass-for-Bioenergy Supply Chains. In: Fulfilling LCA's Promise - Proceedings from the LCA XIII International Conference, October 1-3 2013, Orlando, FL, United States, 24-33.
  • Achten WMJ, Almeida J, Vandenbempt P, Bolle E, Fobelets V, Verchot L, Singh VP, Mathijs E, Muys B 2010. Life cycle assessments of biodiesels: Jatropha versus palm oil. In: Notarnicola B, Settanni E, Tassielli G, Giungato P (eds) Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on LCA in the Agri-Food Sector. September 22-24, 2010, Bari, Italy (ISBN 978-88-88793-29-0), 113-118. get abstract / full text
  • Achten WMJ, Mathijs E, Muys B 2009. Proposing a life cycle land use impact calculation methodology. in: Nemecek T & Gaillard G (eds.) Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on LCA in the Agri-Food Sector - Towards a sustainable management of the Food chain. November 12-14, 2008, Zurich, Switzerland. Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon Research Station (ISBN 978-3-905733-10-5), 22-33. DOI: 10.1038/npre.2009.2340.3
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Van Orshoven J, Özkan K, Muys B 2009. Performance of modelling techniques for the prediction of forest site index: a case study for pine and cedar in the Taurus mountains, Turkey. Proceedings of the of 13th World Forestry Congress, Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 18-23. get abstract / full text
  • Bedru Babulo B, Muys B, Tollens E, Deckers S, Nyssen J, Descheemaeker K, Fredu Nega, Mathijs E 2009. Valuing soil and water conservation effects of exclosures: a case study in Douga-tembein district of Tigray, Ethiopia. In: Malhotra, G. (ed.), Environmental Growth: A global perspective. Macmillan publishers, India, pp.127-138..
  • Kint V, Aertsen W, Wouters J, Muys B 2009. Stem and wood quality assessment in national forest inventories. Conference proceedings IUFRO division 4: Extending Forest Inventory and Monitoring, May 19-22, Quebec City, Canada. get abstract / full text
  • Achten WMJ, Reubens B, Maes W, Mathijs E, Verchot L, Singh VP, Poesen J, Muys B 2007. Root architecture of the promising bio-diesel plant Jatropha. Communication in Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences. Ghent University (ISSN 1379-1176) 72(1), 81-85. get abstract / full text
  • Hansen K, Muys B, Heil GW, Vesterdal L 2007. The lessons learned from Afforest – a synthesis. In: Heil, G.W., Muys, B., Hansen, K. (eds.) Environmental Effects of Afforestation in North-Western Europe: From Field Observations to Decision Support. Springer Publ., Series Plant and Vegetation 1, 293-306.
  • Hansen K, Vesterdal L, Muys B, Gilliams S, Rosenqvist L, Van Der Salm C, Elemans M, Denier Van Der Gon H, Gundersen P, Johansson M-B, Van Orshoven J, Heil G, Kros H, Bleeker A, Van Deursen W, Stendahl J 2007. Guidelines for planning afforestation of former arable land. In: Heil, G.W., Muys, B., Hansen, K. (eds.) Environmental Effects of Afforestation in North-Western Europe: From Field Observations to Decision Support. Springer Publ., Series Plant and Vegetation 1, 249-291.
  • Heil GW, Hansen K, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2007. Demand for afforestation management in North-Western Europe. In: Heil G.W., Muys B., Hansen K. (Eds.) Environmental Effects of Afforestation in North-Western Europe: From Field Observations to Decision Support. Springer Publ., Series Plant and Vegetation 1, 1-18.
  • Van Orshoven J, Gilliams S, Muys B, Stendahl J, Skov-Petersen H, Van Deursen W 2007. Support of decisions on afforestation in North-Western Europe with the Afforest-sDSS. In: Heil G.W., Muys B., Hansen K. (Eds.) Environmental Effects of Afforestation in North-Western Europe: From Field Observations to Decision Support. Springer Publ., Series Plant and Vegetation 1, 227-247.
  • Aerts R, Vanderborght I, November E, Mintesinot Behailu, Hermy M, Muys B 2006. The importance of early successional shrubs for recruitment of African wild olive (Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata) in central Tigray, Ethiopia. In: S.A. Chazanfar & H.J. Beentje (Eds), Taxonomy and ecology of African plants, their conservation and sustainable use. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 167-176.
  • Gilliams S, Raymaekers D, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2003. Extending a geographical information systems (GIS) with multiple criteria decision methods for decision support of afforestation on agricultural land. Proceedings of decision support for multiple purpose forestry, April 23-25, 2003, Vienna, Austria.
  • Peters, J, Garcia Quijano J, Content, T, Van Wyk, G, Holden, NM, Ward, SM, Muys B 2003. A new land use impact assessment method for LCA: Theoretical fundaments and field validation. In: Halberg, N, Weidema, B. 4th International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment in the agri-food sector: Linking environmentally friendly production and sustainable consumption, Bygholm, Denmark, 143-156.
  • Gilliams S, Muys B, Van Orshoven J, Heil G, Kros H 2002. Metamodel based spatial decision support for afforestation of agricultural land. Proceedings of Incorporating Forest Growth models into Decision Support tools for Sustainable Forest Management, June 6-8, 2002, Lisbon-Portugal.
  • Muys B 1995. The influence of tree species on humus quality and nutrient availability on a regional scale (Flanders, Belgium).. In: L.O. Nilsson, R.F. Hüttl and U.T. Johansson (eds.). Nutrient uptake and cycling in forest ecosystems. Kluwer Academic Publ, 649-660.
  • Van Den Berge, K, Maddelein, B, Muys B 1993. Recent structural changes in the beech forest reserve of Groenendaal (Belgium). In: Broekmeyer, M.E.A.; W. Vos & H. Koop (eds.). European forest reserves. Proceedings of the European forest reserves workshop 6-8 May 1992, The Netherlands, PUDOC, Wageningen, 195-198.
Other publications
  • Almeida J, Degerickx J, Achten WMJ, Muys B 2014. Land use change-related CO2 emissions in the LCA of Jatropha-based electrification in Mali. In: Creating benefit through life cycle thinking: Book of Abstracts of Ecobalance 2014 - the 11th international conference on ecobalance, 27-30 October, Tsukuba, Japan, 29E3-3.
  • Hetemäki L, Muys B, Pelkonen P, Pettenella D 2014. Forest Bioenergy in Europe: reassessment needed. ThinkForest policy brief, European Forest Institute. get abstract / full text
  • Hugé J, Waas T, Verbist B, Muys B 2014. An Environmental Sustainability Toolkit to integrate climate change issues into development cooperation. KLIMOS Policy Brief 6.
  • Janssen E, Muys B, Poblome J 2014. Estimation of wood use in a Roman Imperial city. Towards a more accurate quantification of human-environmental interactions in the past, 33-33.
  • Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Muys B 2013. How the inclusion of Land Use Change can eliminate different shortcomings of LCA. In: Fulfilling LCA's Promise - Abstracts from the LCA XIII International Conference, October 1-3 2013, Orlando, FL, United States.
  • De Wandeler H, Hermy M, Carnol M, Muys B 2013. Beïnvloedt boomsoortendiversiteit de regenwormgemeenschappen van Europese bossen?. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 15 March 2013, Brussels.
  • Hawinkel P, Swinnen E, Verbist B, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2013. Assessing vegetation cover dynamics in response to climate variability at different time scales. .
  • Hawinkel P, Verbist B, Swinnen E, Nsabimana D, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2013. Assessing carbon stocks across land cover types in heterogeneous landscapes in Rwanda. .
  • Keunen S, Thijs KW, Musila W, Muys B 2013. Heeft bosfragmentatie een effect op de autecologie van de dominante boomsoorten in de Taita Hills (Kenia)?. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 15 March 2013, Brussels.
  • Mederos MBS, Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Lapa N, Muys B, Mathijs E 2013. Feed production: The environmental consequences of protein production and use for animal breeding. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 15 March 2013, Brussels.
  • Muys B, Gracia C, Palahi M, Buqueras X 2013. Forest Management – Case in the Mediterranean Region. EFI News 1/2013, 7.
  • Muys B, Van Acker K, Vandevyvere H, Mathijs E, Marx A, Van Lipzig N, Jones PT 2013. Transition to a climate neutral society – from innovation niches to institutional reform. KU Leuven Euroforum Policy paper, 26pp.
  • Negussie A, Achten WMJ, Aerts R, Norgrove L, Sinkala T, Nacro S, Kenis M, Hermy M, Muys B 2013. Invasiveness risk assessment of new biofuel crops: theoretical considerations and practical experiences from Jatropha curcas L. in Africa.. International Workshop "Tracing Biofuel Transitions: Policies, Practices and Phase-outs", 24-25 January 2013, Eindhoven.
  • Schaepherders J, Moonen P, Verbist B, Muys B 2013. Land Use Change in the Congo Basin Rainforest: Trends and Mechanisms of Deforestation around the city of Kisangani, DR Congo. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 15 March 2013, Brussels.
  • Soto I, Achten WMJ, Moonen PCJ, Trabucco A, Mereu S, Negussie A, Almeida J, Degerickx J, Togola I, Ouattara O, Verkuijl H, Chirinian E, Sanou H, Muys B 2013. Impacts of tropical land use conversion to Jatropha on rural livelihoods and ecosystem services in Mali. Final Report of the ERA ARD coordinated projecton Bioenergy.. KU Leuven, Africamuseum and Belgian Development Cooperation, 39pp.
  • Tekalign M, Argaw M, Muys B, Aerts R, Poesen J, Nyssen J 2013. The Role of Exclosures for Biodiversity Conservation - the Biyo-Kelala Exclosures in Central Ethiopia. Poster presented at the General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, 8-12 April 2013.. Geophysical Research Abstracts 15, EGU2013-4578.
  • Van Ballaert S, Moonen P, Verbist B, Muys B 2013. Assessing carbon stocks and biodiversity in a landscape mosaic in Tshopo District, DR Congo. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 15 March 2013, Brussels.
  • Van de Peer T, Thijs KW, Aerts R, Lens L, Kindt R, Muys B 2013. Nestplaatskeuze van de Cabanis's Greenbul (Phyllastrephus cabanisi) in het afromontaan nevelwoud van de Taita Hills (Kenia). Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 15 March 2013, Brussels.
  • Vannoppen A, De Wandeler H, Carnol M, Muys B 2013. Exploring the effect of tree species richness on the soil microbial community in European forests. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 15 March 2013, Brussels.
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2012. Groeiplaatsproductiviteit voor zomereik, beuk en grove den in Vlaanderen. Bosrevue 40, 8-11.
  • Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Duarte M, Mendes B, Muys B 2012. Bechmarking the life cycle environmental impacts of Jatropha biodiesel. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 16 March 2012, Brussels.
  • Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Verbist B, Muys B 2012.  Carbon footprint and energy use of different options of greenhouse tomato production. In: Corson M, van der Werf HMG (Eds.). Book of Abstracts of the 8th International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment in the Agri-Food sector. October 1-4, 2012, Saint-Malo, France. INRA, Rennes, France., 147.
  • Bourdeau Ph, Muys B, Vanwijnsberghe S 2012. Besluiten en Aanbevelingen. In: Welke toekomst voor het Zoniënwoud? Referaten van het colloquium in het Paleis der Academiën te Brussel, 29/11/2011, 91-95.
  • De Wandeler H, Ottoy S, Hermy M, Carnol M, Muys B 2012. Effects of tree species diversity on earthworm communities in European forests. Eurosoil 2012, 2-6 July 2012, Bari.
  • Gelaye M, Muys B, Mathijs E, Verbist B, Ferhmann L, Kleinn C 2012. Methods for valuing dry land forests in the context of REDD+ and the role of multidisciplinary sciences. .
  • Gielen B, Achten WMJ, Raes D, Muys B 2012. Growth, yield and water use modeling of the biodiesel plant Jatropha. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 16 March 2012, Brussels.
  • Hawinkel P, Verbist B, Swinnen E, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2012. Monitoring vegetation dynamics and carbon stocks under variable climate conditions. .
  • Muys B 2012. Forest Biomass is key to meet EU renewable energy targets. EFI News 1/2013, 10.
  • Negussie A, Achten WMJ, Aerts R, Hermy M, Muys B 2012. Invasiveness risk of the tropical biofuel crop Jatropha. Studiedag Starters in het Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, 16 March 2012, Brussels.
  • Ottoy S, De Wandeler H, Hermy M, Carnol M, Muys B 2012. Effects of tree species diversity on the biological soil activity in European forests. Day of Young Soil Scientists 2012, 22 February 2012, Brussels.
  • Thijs KW, Aerts R, Gulinck H, Muys B 2012. Tropical forests: the Kenyan cloud forest of Taita Hills. Fascination of Plants Day. The European Plant Science Organisation, Leuven (Belgium), 18 May 2012.
  • Thijs KW, Aerts R, Van de Moortele P, Musila W, Pellikka P, Gulinck H, Muys B 2012. Arrested succession of indigenous species in exotic tree plantations in a severely fragmented Afromontane landscape. 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, ATBC, Bonito (Brazil), 19-22 June 2012, Book of Abstracts, 40.
  • Vangansbeke P, Verheyen K, Van Beek E, Muys B 2012. Bosecosysteemdiensten: wat bossen ons bieden. Bosrevue 41, 11-16.
  • Aerts R, Berecha G, Gijbels P, Van Glabeke S, Vandepitte K, Muys B, Roldán-Ruiz I, Honnay O 2011. Genetic differentiation of wild and managed Coffea arabica populations in Afromontane rainforest fragments in SW Ethiopia. Forests and Global Change, British Ecological Society, University of Cambridge, 28-30 March 2011, 55-56.10.1038/npre.2011.5870.1
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, De Vos B, Deckers J, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2011. Predicting forest site productivity based on abiotic, biotic and ecosystem indicator sets.. Studiedag Starters in Bosonderzoek, 17 March 2011, Brussels.
  • Janssen E, Aertsen W, Kint V, Muys B 2011. Groeiveranderingen bij Beuk in Vlaanderen. Studiedag Starters in Bosonderzoek, 17 March 2011, Brussels.
  • Kint V, Deckmyn G, Campioli M, Vansteenkiste D, Aertsen W, Bequet R, Van Acker J, Muys B, Ceulemans R 2011. Een beleidsondersteunend computermodel voor duurzaam bosbeheer gebaseerd op ecofysiologische analyse en simulatie van boomontwikkeling. Eindrapport SimForTree, IWT-SBO project 060032. get abstract / full text
  • Moonen P, Kint V, Deckmyn G, Muys B 2011. Wetenschappelijke onderbouwing van een lange termijnplan houtproductie voor Bosland. Eindrapport besteknr. LNE/ANB/LIM-2009/19 K.U.Leuven, pp 79.
  • Muys B, Achten W, Verbist B, Aerts R, Vincent K, Hermy M, Poppe J, Marx A, Van Orshoven J, Verheyen K, De Tavernier J, Fanta J, Van Rompaey A, Vranken L, Dondeyne S, Lenaerts L, Nabuurs G 2011. Behoud en beheer van bossen voor duurzame ontwikkeling: waar wetenschap en beleid elkaar ontmoeten. .
  • Muys B, Achten W, Verbist B, Aerts R, Vincent K, Martin H, Poppe J, Marx A, Verheyen K, De Tavernier J, Fanta J, Van Rompaey A, Vranken L, Dondeyne S, Lenaerts L, Nabuurs G 2011. Conservation and Management of Forests for Sustainable development: where science meets policy. .
  • Muys B, Ceci P, Hofer T, Veith C 2011. Towards integrated ecological, socio-economic and hydrological management. In: Y. Birot, C. Gracia & M. Palahi (eds.) Water for forest and people in the Mediterranean Region – a challenging balance. EFI Series What Science can tell us 1, 105-113.
  • Muys B, Mavsar R 2011. New approaches to evaluate water-related ecosystem services. EFI News 2/2011, 6.
  • Muys B, Valladares F, Bussotti F, Selvi F, Scherer-Lorenzen M 2011. Relation entre diversité des espèces d’arbres et productivité des forêts. Forêt Méditerranéenne 32(4), 379-383.
  • Negussie A, Achten WMJ, Aerts R, Hermy M, Muys B 2011. Invasiveness risk of the tropical biofuel crop Jathropha. Young Botanist Day 2011 "Forest Biodiversity", Book of Abstracts, 18-18.
  • Nickmans H, Thijs KW, Musila W, Aerts R, Muys B 2011. Bepaling van de fysiologie van de 21 meest voorkomende boomsoorten van Taita Hills (Kenia) met behulp van bladkarakteristieken. Studiedag Starters in het Bosonderzoek, Brussels, 17 March 2011.
  • Roelen I, Thijs K, Musila W, Muys B 2011. Woody species of Taita Hills, Kenya. Development of a determination key based on leaf characteristics. Studiedag Starters in het Bosonderzoek, Brussels, 17 March 2011.
  • Thijs KW Musila W, Aerts R, Matthijsen E, Lens L, Pellika P, Siljander M, Gulinck H, Muys B 2011. Tree recruitment after severe forest fragmentation as a predictor of future forest composition. Forests and Global Change, British Ecological Society, University of Cambridge, 28-30 March 2011, Book of Abstracts, 66-67. get abstract / full text
  • Thijs KW, Musila W, Aerts R, Matthijsen E, Lens L, Pellika P, Siljander M, Gulinck H, Muys B 2011. Tree recruitment after severe forest fragmentation as a predictor of future forest composition. Forests2011: Conservation and management of forests for sustainable development: where science meets policy. University of Leuven and Agency for Nature and Forest, Leuven, 23-24 November 2011, Book of Abstracts, 35-35.
  • Thijs KW, Roelen I, Aerts R, Musila M, Gulinck H, Muys B 2011. Tree identification as integral component of forest research. Young Botanist Day 2011 "Forest Biodiversity", Leuven, 2 December 2011, Book of Abstracts, 11-11.
  • Verbist B, Moonen P, Muys B 2011. The undervalued role of ecosystem carbon in climate change mitigation. KLIMOS Policy Brief 1.
  • Verbist B, Van Goidsenhoven M, Dewulf R, Muys B 2011. Reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation. KLIMOS working paper 3.
  • Verstraeten G, Hlava J, Muys B, Verheyen K 2011. Veranderingen in bodem- en strooiselkenmerken bij de omvorming van gemengd loofhout naar fijnspar.. Startersdag in Bosonderzoek, Brussel, 17 maart 2011, Abstractenboek.
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Van Orshoven J, Özkan K, Muys B 2010. Performance of modelling techniques for the prediction of forest site index: a case study for pine and cedar in the Taurus mountains, Turkey. Studiedag Starters in Natuuronderzoek, Brussel, Abstractenboek..
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Van Orshoven J, Özkan K, Muys B 2010. Performance of modelling techniques for the prediction of forest site index: a case study for pine and cedar in the Taurus Mountains, Turkey. Global change and mediterranean pines: alternatives for management, Palencia, Spain, 10-12 February 2011.
  • Muys B, Akinnifesi F 2010. Integration of climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies in the south. In: Book of Abstracts. International symposium “Developing countries facing global warming: a post-Kyoto assessment”. Royal Academy of Overseas Sciences & United Nations, Brussels 12-13 June 2009, 20-20.
  • Muys B, Aubinet M 2010. Effecten van boomsoortenmenging op primaire productie en koolstofvastlegging. Bosrevue 32, 9-11.
  • Reubens B, Poesen J, Muys B 2010. Woody vegetation for gully rehabilitation in northern Ethiopia: species suitability, root structure, and seedling establishment, growth and management. In Zglobicki W. (ed.) Human Impact on Gully Erosion. 5th International Symposium on Gully Erosion, Maria-Curie Sklodowska University in Lublin, Poland, 19-24 April 2010, Book of abstracts (ISBN 978-83-89720-54-2):93.
  • Verbist B, Muys B 2010. Dryland areas, forgotten by REDD?. KLIMOS Policy Brief 2.
  • Verheyen K, Carnol M, Branquart E, Aubinet M, Ceunen K, De Keersmaeker L, Muys B, Grégoire J-C, Ponette Q 2010. Assessment of the effects of tree species diversity on forest biodiversity and ecoystem functioning (FORBIO).. Final Report. Brussels, Belgian Science Policy, 59p..
  • Vranckx G, Honnay O, Muys B 2010. De impact van bosbeheer op de genetische diversiteit en vitaliteit van de natuurlijke verjonging bij Zomereik (Quercus robur). Studiedag Starters in Natuuronderzoek, Brussel, Abstractenboek..
  • Achten WMJ, Aerts R, Maes WH, Mathijs E, Reubens B, Trabucco A, Singh VP, Vandenbempt P, Verchot L, Muys B 2009. Environmental performance of tropical bio-diesel trees. in: Book of Abstracts of International Symposium Developing countries facing global warming: a post-kyoto assessment, Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences United Nations, Brussels, 12-13 June, 2009, 25-25. get abstract / full text
  • Achten WMJ, Bolle E, Fobelets V, Mathijs E, Deckers S, Muys B 2009. Life cycle assessment of Jatropha biodiesel: preliminary results of an Indian case. in: Book of Poster Abstracts of Starters in Bosonderzoek, 19 March, Brussels, Blegium, 1-1. get abstract / full text
  • Achten WMJ, Vandenbempt P, Mathijs E, Muys B 2009. Life cycle assessment of a Palm oil system producing both biodiesel and cooking oil: a Cameroon case. In: International Palm Oil Life Cycle Assessment Conference 2009, Crown Plaza Mutiara Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malysia, 2009 18-20 October, 11-11.
  • Achten WMJ, Vandenbempt P, Singh VP, Verchot L, Mathijs E, Muys B 2009. Comparing life cycle assessments of tropical bio-diesels: Jatropha versus Oil palm. In: Book of Abstracts, 2nd World Congress of Agroforestry, 23-28 August, Nairobi, Kenya, 133-133. get abstract / full text
  • Achten WMJ, Vandenbempt P, Singh VP, Verchot L, Mathijs E, Muys B 2009. Comparing the life cycle environmental performance of biodiesel production from tropical biofuel trees: Jatropha and oil palm. In: conference “Shape your sustainability tools and let your tools shape you”, 23-24 September 2009, Uppsala, Sweden, 43-43.
  • Aertsen W, Kint V, Sebille M, Van Orshoven J, Muys B 2009. Modelleren van standplaatsgeschiktheid van eik, beuk en den in Vlaanderen. in: Book of Presentation Abstracts of Starters in Bosonderzoek, 19 March, Brussels, Belgium, 7-7. get abstract / full text
  • Akinnifesi FK, Muys B, Ajayi OC 2009. Africa needs agroforestry to cut forest emissions. SciDev.Net Opinions 8 July 2009.
  • Almeida J, Achten WMJ, Trabucco A, Mathijs E, Singh VP, Verchot LV, Muys B 2009. Can Jatropha fuel a CO2-lean society?. Strategic Energy Forum, 4-10 December 2009, Brussels, Belgium.
  • Boonen W, Van den Broeck T, Baeten L, Verheyen K, Muys B 2009. Standplaatsafhankelijke vegetatieveranderingen en bodemverzuring in bossen op zandgrond in de Gaume. in: Book of Presentation Abstracts of Starters in Bosonderzoek, 19 March, Brussels, Blegium, 1-1.
  • Buytaert V, Muys B, Pelkmans L, Kretzschmar JG, Samson R 2009. Towards integrated sustainability assessment for energetic use of biomass: a state of the art evaluation of assessment tools. In: conference “Shape your sustainability tools and let your tools shape you”, 23-24 September 2009, Uppsala, Sweden.
  • Ceulemans R, Deckmyn G, Kint V, Muys B, Van Acker J, Vansteenkiste D 2009. SimForTree geeft bosbeheerders een blik op de toekomst van hun bos. Bosrevue 28, 16-18.
  • Muys B 2009. Een nieuw bosbouwparadigma. Karakter 26, 10-12.
  • Muys B 2009. What ecosystem services can forests provide? In: Finer, L. and Lier, M. (eds.) Adapting forest management to maintain the environmental services: carbon sequestration, biodiversity and water. Abstracts and Programme of an international conference at Koli National Park, Finland, 21-24.9.2009. Working papers of the Finnish Forest Research Institute 133, 20-21.
  • Muys B, Trabucco A, Aertsen W, Aerts R, Maes W 2009. Predictive mapping for dryland forest ecosystem restoration. Minisymposium on tropical dry forests: regeneration, succession, recovery and conservation. Wageningen University, 2 April 2009.. get abstract / full text
  • Reubens B, Poesen J, Nyssen J, Leduc Y, Zenebe A, Tewoldeberhan S, Bauer H, Gebrehiwot K, Deckers J, Muys B 2009. Woody vegetation for gully erosion control in Tigray, Ethiopia. in: Book of Poster Abstracts of Starters in Bosonderzoek, 19 March, Brussels, Blegium, 21-21.
  • Valckx J, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2009. Dieper graven naar het belang van regenwormen in duurzaam akkerbeheer - een tooklit voor ecologische erosiecontroble. Departement Aard- en Omgevingswetenschappen, K.U.Leuven 34p..
  • Valckx J, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2009. ECOWORM - Erosiecontrole in akkerland door het beheer van regenwormgemeenschappen. IWT Landbouwkundig onderzoek 040681. Eindrapport 35p. + CD-ROM.
  • Van der Zande D, Stuckens J, Verstraeten WW, Muys B, Coppin P 2009. Monitoring within-season dynamics in the light environment of a broadleaved forest stand using ground-based Lidar datasets. In: MultiTemp 2009 – the fifth international workshop on the analysis of multi-temporal remote sensing images, July 28-30, 2009, Groton, Connecticut.
  • Verbist B, Widodo RH, Van Noordwijk M, Muys B 2009. Deforestation or climate change: What is changing the flow regime of the Besai river. in: Book of Abstracts of International Symposium Developing countries facing global warming: a post-kyoto assessment, Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences United Nations, Brussels, 12-13 June, 2009, 84-84.
  • Achten WMJ, Mathijs E, Verchot L, Singh VP, Muys B 2008. Unraveling the Jatropha biodiesel system. in: Book of abstracts of the 3rd Strategic Energy Forum, 16 December 2008, Brussels, Belgium. get abstract / full text
  • Achten WMJ, Vandenbempt P, Mathijs E, Muys B 2008. Proposing a life cycle land use impact calculation methodology. In: 6th International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment in the Agri-Food Sector - Book of Abstracts, 12-14 November 2008, Zürich, Switzerland, 5-5. get abstract / full text
  • Aerts R, November E, Hermy M, Deckers J, Haile M, Muys B 2008. Assisting natural forest regeneration in Northern Ethiopia: one measure is not enough. Sustainable Forest Management in Africa, African Solutions to African Problems in Natural Forest Management, 3-7 November 2008, Stellenbosch, South Africa.10.1038/npre.2008.2437.1
  • Aerts R, Pankhurst R, Van Overtveld K, November E, Hermy M, Muys B 2008. Historical deforestation patterns and the conservation value of church forests in the northern Ethiopian highlands. International Conference Mountain Forests in a Changing World. Advances in Research on Sustainable Management and the Role of Academic Education. UNI BOKU Vienna, April 2-4, 2008. Book of abstracts, 14-14. Available from Nature Precedings.10.1038/npre.2008.1786.1
  • Aerts R, Prinsen E, Muys B 2008. Potential pathways of indole acetic acid (IAA) biosynthesis in Euphorbia abyssinica. Nature Precedings (Online).10.1038/npre.2008.2212.1
  • Buytaert V, Muys B, Pelkmans L, Kretzschmar JG 2008. Towards an integrated Sustainability Assessment Tool for energetic use of biomass: a critical comparison of existing instruments. In: proceedings of the conference "Advances in Energy Studies", June 29 - July 2, 2008, Graz, Austria.
  • Fontaine M, Maes WH, Rongé K, Hermy M, Muys B 2008. EDUBO : een kwantitatieve indicatorenset voor monitoring en evaluatie op bestandsschaal van de ecologische duurzaamheidsaspecten van bosbeheer in Vlaanderen. Eindrapport project B&G/27/2002, K.U.Leuven, Afdeling Bos, Natuur en Landschap, 103p..
  • Maes WH, Muys B 2008. De ontwikkeling van een autonoom vliegende helikopter uitgerust met een thermale camera voor het meten van de oppervlaktetemperatuur van bossen op een zeer gedetailleerde ruimtelijke en tijdsschaal. In: Studiedag Starters in het natuuronderzoek, Brussel, 20 maart 2008, abstractenboek.
  • Muys B, Trabucco A, Achten W, Mathijs E, Van Orshoven J, Zomer R, Verchot L, Singh VP 2008. Land suitability for Jatropha biofuel production. In: Fourth International conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries - Book of abstracts, 1-4 June 2008, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, x-x. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Valckx J, Govers G, Hermy M 2008. Long-term ecosystem engineering: earthworms and biogenic landscape formation. In: 15th International Colloquium on Soil Zoology, Curitiba, Brazil, 25-29 August 2008, Book of abstracts.
  • Pennings A, Valckx J, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2008. Dispersal of the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris L. in an experimental setup. In: Studiedag Starters in het natuuronderzoek, Brussel, 20 maart 2008, abstractenboek.
  • Reubens B, Nyssen J, Poesen J, Hagos Woldekidan, Amanuel Zenebe, Gebreyohannes Girmay, Deckers J, Nurhussen Taha, Sarah Tewoldeberhan, Kindeya Gebrehiwot, Bauer H, Mitiku Haile, Muys B 2008. Establishment and management of woody vegetation to control gully erosion. Tigray Livelihood Papers (VLIR - Mekelle University IUC Programme) 8, pp. 35. get abstract / full text
  • Steel L, Maes WH, Samson R, Muys B 2008. Invloed van droogte en soortenmenging op de chlorophylconcentratie van boomzaailingen. In: Studiedag Starters in het natuuronderzoek, Brussel, 20 maart 2008, abstractenboek.
  • Valckx J, Leys A, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2008. Manipulated earthworm populations affect runoff and erosion in cropland with distinct soil tillage treatments. In: 15th International Colloquium on Soil Zoology, Curitiba, Brazil, 25-29 August 2008, Book of abstracts.
  • Valckx J, Pennings A, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2008. Dispersal of the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris L. in an experimental setup. In: 15th International Colloquium on Soil Zoology, Curitiba, Brazil, 25-29 August 2008, Book of abstracts.
  • Achten W, Mathijs E, Verchot L, Singh V.P, Muys B 2007. Bio-diesel from Jatropha: life-cycle and environmental impact. 2nd International Energy Farming Congress (13 - 15 march 2007) Papenburg, Germany. get abstract / full text
  • Achten W, Mathijs E, Verchot L, Singh V.P, Muys B 2007. Bio-diesel from Jatropha: the life-cycle perspective. FACT seminar Jatropha curcas L.: agronomy and genetics. 26-28 March 2007, Wageningen, the Netherlands. Book of abstracts. get abstract / full text
  • Achten W, Muys B, Mathijs E, Singh V.P, Verchot L 2007. Life-cycle assessment of Bio-diesel from Jatropha curcas L. energy balance, impact on global warming, land use impact. 5th International conference on LCA in foods (25-26 april 2007), Götheborg, Sweden. get abstract / full text
  • Achten W, Muys B, Mathijs E, Verchot L 2007. Biodiesel productie uit Jatropha in ontwikkelingslanden: Levenscyclusanalyse en relevante impactcategoriën. Starters in het Bosonderzoek - donderdag 22 maart 2007. get abstract / full text
  • Achten W, Muys B, Mathijs E, Verchot L 2007. Biodiesel production from Jatropha in developing countries: life cycle and relevant impact categories. Online Journal of Scientific Posters EP10615. get abstract / full text
  • Achten WMJ, Muys B, Mathijs E, Singh VP, Verchot L 2007. Life-cycle assessment of bio-diesel from Jatropha curcas L. energy balance, impact on global warming, land use impact. Book of proceedings - The 5th International Conference LCA in foods - 25-26 April, Gothenburg, Sweden, 96-102.
  • Aerts R, Negussie A, Muys B 2007. Management of exclosures. In: Nyssen J, Descheemaeker K, Haregeweyn N, Haile M, Deckers J, Poesen J (Eds) Lessons learnt from 10 years research on soil erosion and soil and water conservation in Tigray. Tigray Livelihood Papers 7, 49-53. get abstract / full text
  • Aerts R, Negussie A, Muys B 2007. Management of exclosures (In Tigrinya). In: Nyssen J, Descheemaeker K, Haregeweyn N, Haile M, Deckers J, Poesen J (Eds) Lessons learnt from 10 years research on soil erosion and soil and water conservation in Tigray. Tigray Livelihood Papers 6, 57-62. get abstract / full text
  • Aerts R, Reubens B, Descheemaeker K, Muys B 2007. Vegetation and sediment control: the potential of natural regeneration and assisted forest restoration. First International Sediment Forum, Cuenca University, Ecuador.
  • Fontaine M, Aerts R, Özkan K, Waelkens M, Muys B 2007. Hoogteligging en expositie hebben een grotere invloed dan bodemeigenschappen op standplaatsgeschiktheid en het voorkomen van plantengemeenschappen in de Mediterrane bergwouden van Zuidwest-Turkije. Starters in het Bosonderzoek - donderdag 22 maart 2007. get abstract / full text
  • Fontaine, M, Rongé, K, Maes, W, De Schepper, C, Hermy, M, Muys B 2007. Ontwikkeling van integrale kwantitatieve indicatoren voor de Ecologische aspecten van DUurzaam BOsbeheer (EDUBO). Starters in het Bosonderzoek - donderdag 22 maart 2007. get abstract / full text
  • Maes, W, Pashuysen, T, Muys B 2007. Het schatten van de land- en bosbeheersimpact aan de hand van oppervlaktetemperatuur, afgeleid uit DAIS-beelden. Starters in het Bosonderzoek - donderdag 22 maart 2007. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B 2007. De waarde van tropische wouden voor koolstofopslag en klimaatregeling. Science Connection 18, 15-18.
  • Muys B 2007. The role of tropical forests in global carbon cycle and climate regulation. In: International conference on the sustainable management of the forests of the DRC, Brussels, 26-27 februari 2007, book of abstracts.
  • Muys B, Achten W, Mathijs E, Singh V.P, Verchot L 2007. Bio-diesel production from Jatropha curcas L.: energy balance, global warming potential and land use impact. Book of abstracts of the Third International Conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries, 4-6 June, 2007, Ghent, Belgium, 55. get abstract / full text
  • Reubens B, Windey J, Danjon F, Poesen J, Muys B 2007. Root system architecture of woody species important for erosion control in Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. Proceedings 4th International Symposium on Dynamics of Physiological Processes in Roots of Woody Plants. 16-19 September 2007, Bangkor, UK.
  • Reubens, B, Poesen, J, Muys B 2007. Geïntegreerde controle van ravijnerosie door middel van houtige vegetatie in Tigray, Ethiopië: focus op vestiging en behandeling van geplante zaailingen. Starters in het Bosonderzoek - donderdag 22 maart 2007.
  • Rongé, K, Fontaine, M, De Schepper, C, Hermy, M, Muys B 2007. Het gebruik van Ecoplates® bij de bepaling van functionele microbiële gemeenschappen in Vlaamse bosbodems. Starters in het Bosonderzoek - donderdag 22 maart 2007. get abstract / full text
  • Velghe D, Verheyen K, Muys B 2007. Studie van de spontane verbossing op zandgrond, domeinbos Kampveld. Starters in het Bosonderzoek - donderdag 22 maart 2007.
  • Achten, W., Muys B., Mathijs, E. & Verchot, L. 2006. Bio-diesel production from Jatropha in developing countries: Life cycle and relevant impact categories.. Book of abstracts of the Conference biomass for energy: challenges for agriculture, 25-26 September 2006, Bruges, Belgium., 106. get abstract / full text
  • Garcia-Quijano J, Heuvelmans G, Muys B 2006. A top-down approach to land quality evaluation in life cycle assessment based on close-to-criticality-operation state of the ecosystem and exergy concept. In: J. Guinée, L. van Oers, A. De Koning, W. Tamis. Proceedings of the Special Symposium on Life Cycle Approaches for Conservation Agriculture on 8 May 2006 at the SETAC-Europe 16th Annual Meeting at The Hague. CML Report 171, Universiteit Leiden 2, 74.
  • Kindeya Gebrehiwot, Mitiku Haile, Muys B, Mitloehner R 2006. The importance of closed areas for the natural regeneration of Boswellia papyrifera (Del.) Hochst. In Ethiopia.. In: S.A. Chazanfar & H.J. Beentje (Eds), Taxonomy and ecology of African plants, their conservation and sustainable use. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 147-156.
  • Muys B 2006. Bosweek. In: Wetenschappelijke scheurkalender. Natuur, Wetenschap & Techniek. Veenmagazines.
  • Muys B 2006. De Vlaamse bosreservaten in Europees en historisch perspectief. Bosrevue 15, 1.
  • Muys B, Garcia-Quijano J, Heuvelmans G 2006. Innovations in land use impact assessment in LCA. In: J. Guinée, L. van Oers, A. De Koning, W. Tamis. Proceedings of the Special Symposium on Life Cycle Approaches for Conservation Agriculture on 8 May 2006 at the SETAC-Europe 16th Annual Meeting at The Hague. CML Report 171, Universiteit Leiden 2, 30-49.
  • Muys B, Garcia-Quijano JF, Heuvelmans G 2006. Innovations in land use impact assessment for LCA. Book of abstracts. Special symposium Conservation Agriculture: Life Cycle approaches for soil, water and biodiversity conservation. SETAC Europe 16th annual meeting, The Hague, the Netherlands, 7-11 May 2006, 24.
  • Reubens B, Poesen J, Nyssen J, Muys B 2006. Assessment of erosion control by tree roots in Tigray, northern Ethiopia: a social survey and exploratory data collection for species selection and problem insight.. In: Poesen J., Deckers J., Mitiku Haile, Nyssen J., Bruneel S. (Eds.) Book of abstracts: Environmental change, geomorphic processes, land degradation and rehabilitation in tropical and subtropical highlands, Mekelle, 19-25 Sept 2006, 79.
  • Reubens B, Poesen J, Nyssen J, Muys B 2006. Assessment of erosion control by tree roots in Tigray, northern Ethiopia: focus on research activities linking vegetation with gully erosion. In: Nyssen J., Poesen J., Nurhussen Taha & Deckers J. (Eds.) Excursion guide: Environmental change, geomorphic processes, land degradation and rehabilitation in tropical and subtropical highlands, Mekelle, 19-25 Sept 2006, 167.
  • Valckx J, Cockx L, Wauters J, Van Meirvenne M, Hermy M, Muys B 2006. Spatial variability of earthworm communities in relation to soil bulk electrical conductivity in a cropped field. 8th International Symposium on Earthworm Ecology, Krakow, Poland, 4-9 September 2006, 190. get abstract / full text
  • Van Huylenbroeck G, Stilmant D, Van Hecke E, Muys B, Meert H, Mathijs E, Hermy M, Vanclooster M, Peeters A, Bielders C, Mormont M 2006. Between research and the real world. Learning about sustainability in agriculture and society. Proceedings of the contact forum “Sustainable Agriculture”, Brussels, 18 May 2006. Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Sciences and Arts, 36p..
  • Aerts R, Maes W, Lerouge F, November E, Hermy M, Muys B 2005. Positive effects of gullies for bird-mediated seed dispersal and spontaneous reforestation in a degraded semi-arid landscape. In: Chen, L. and H. Gulinck (eds.) Erosion, Afforestation and People. Workshop Bilateral Project BIL0209, Leuven 24-26 May 2005, Book of abstracts, 2-2. Online Journal of Scientific Posters EP10610. get abstract / full text
  • Aerts R, Muys B, Hermy M 2005. Natuurlijke verjonging van Afrikaanse wilde olijf in Noord-Ethiopië: de cruciale rol van vogels. Studiedag Starters in het bosonderzoek, Brussel, 22 maart 2005, referatenmap.
  • Biliouris, D, vom Berge, C, Van Aardt, J, Dutré, P, Muys B, Willems, Y, Coppin, P 2005. Hyperspectral virtual imaging system of a Fagus sylvatica stand.. Proceedings of the SPIE Conference, Brugge, September 2005..
  • Deckers, B, Maddens, E, Verheyen, K, Muys B, Hermy, M 2005. Exoten en endozoöchoire: vogels als vectoren voor verbreiding van vogelkers.. Studiedag Starters in het bosonderzoek, Brussel, 22 maart 2005. Referatenmap..
  • Deckers, B, Maddens, E, Verheyen, K, Muys B, Hermy, M 2005. Exoten en endozoöchorie. Vogels als vectoren voor verbreiding van Amerikaanse vogelkers.. Natuur.focus 4, 89-94.
  • Garcia Quijano, J, Deckmyn, G, Moons, E, Proost, S, Ceulemans, R, Muys B 2005. An integrated decision support framework for the prediction and evaluation of efficiency, environmental impact and total social cost of domestic and international forestry projects for greenhouse gas mitigation: description and case studies.. In: P. Boeckx and B. van Wesemael (eds.) Carbon sequestration in terrestrial ecosystems. Thematic Day of the Belgian Soil Science Society 19 November 2003. Pedologie – Themata 12, 21.
  • Garcia Quijano, J, Muys B 2005. Op LCA en exergie gebaseerde milieu-evaluatie van CDM afforestation/reforestation projecten: van planning tot controlefase.. Studiedag Starters in het bosonderzoek, Brussel, 22 maart 2005. Referatenmap..
  • Heuvelmans G, Muys B, Feyen J 2005. A comparison of parameter regionalisation strategies for the water quantity module of the SWAT with application in the Scheldt river basin. 3rd International SWAT conference, July 11-15, Zürich, Switzerland. Book of Abstracts, 50. get abstract / full text
  • Heuvelmans G, Muys B, Feyen J 2005. Non-linearity and uncertainty in an attribute-based regionalisation of catchment model parameters. Geophysical Research Abstracts 7, 01512. get abstract / full text
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2005. Non-linearity and uncertainty in an attribute-based regionalization of catchment model parameters.. Geophysical Research Abstracts 7.
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2005. Onzekerheid bij het modelleren van de impact van bossen op de waterbalans van een stroombekken.. Studiedag Starters in het bosonderzoek, Brussel, 22 maart 2005. Referatenmap..
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2005. Uncertainty in modeling the stream flow response to afforestation.. In: Chen, L. and H. Gulinck (eds.) Erosion, Afforestation and People. Workshop Bilateral Project BIL0209, Leuven 24-26 May 2005, Book of abstracts, 26.
  • Lettens, S, Van Orshoven, J, Van Wesemael, B, Muys B 2005. Soil organic carbon fluxes in Belgian landscape units over a four-decade period.. In: P. Boeckx and B. van Wesemael (eds.) Carbon sequestration in terrestrial ecosystems. Thematic Day of the Belgian Soil Science Society 19 November 2003. Pedologie – Themata 12, 23-26.
  • Maes, W, Olivié, B, Bulteel, H, Hermy, M, Muys B 2005. Methoden & Indicatoren voor de Evaluatie van de Ecologische Aspecten van Duurzaam Bosbeheer. .
  • Moons, E, Proost, S, Garcia Quijano, JF, Deckmyn, G, Ceulemans, R, Muys B 2005. Carbon Sinks and the Use of Biomass for Bioenergy.. In: Willems, B., Eyckmans, J. and Proost, S. (eds.). Economic aspects of Climate Change Policy. A European and Belgian Perspective. Acco, Leuven, Chapter XI, 111-119.
  • Muys B 2005. De esdoorn: geminacht of bemind, maar bovenal te min gekend. Bosrevue 11, 1.
  • Muys B 2005. Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management.. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Congress report VLIR NICO2004PR004, 95.
  • Muys B, Emmer, I, Garcia Quijano, JF, Van Orshoven, J, Schwaiger, H, Schlamadinger, B, Bird, N 2005. ENCOFOR: a decision support framework for environment and community base CDM afforestation/reforeation projects.. In: International Conference on the Multifunctionality of Landscapes: Evaluation and Decision Support. Giessen, 18-19 May 2005. Book of abstracts, 220.
  • Muys B, Emmer, I, Garcia Quijano, JF, Van Orshoven, J, Schwaiger, H, Schlamadinger, B, Bird, N 2005. ENCOFOR: a decision support tool for environment and community based afforestation/reforestation projects in the framework of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), Kyoto Protocol.. In: Chen, L. and H. Gulinck (eds.) Erosion, Afforestation and People. Workshop Bilateral Project BIL0209, Leuven 24-26 May 2005, Book of abstract, 28-29.
  • Muys B, Van Orshoven, J, Heil, G, Hansen, K 2005. AFFOREST sDSS: a spatial decision support system for environmentally sound afforestation in NW Europe.. In: International Conference on the Multifunctionality of Landscapes: Evaluation and Decision Support. Giessen, 18-19 May 2005. Book of abstracts, 194.
  • Muys B, Van Orshoven, J, Heil, G, Hansen, K 2005. Afforest: a spatial decision support system (sDSS) for environmentally friendly afforestation in North-Western Europe.. In: Chen, L. and H. Gulinck (eds.) Erosion, Afforestation and People. Workshop Bilateral Project BIL0209, Leuven 24-26 May 2005, Book of abstracts, 30-31.
  • Reubens, B, Carrasco de Larriva, F, Danjon, F, Muys B, Poesen, J 2005. Tree roots for soil erosion control: a review of functions, characteristics and measurement procedures. Part I: Focus on tree root architecture. In: Fiebiger, G (Ed.) Proceedings of soil bio-engineering in torrent and erosion control, IUFRO, Bolzano.
  • Reubens, B, Muys B, Poesen, J 2005. Framework and indicators for the quantification of erosion reduction by tree roots.. Studiedag Starters in het bosonderzoek, Brussel, 22 maart 2005. Referatenmap..
  • Sauvenier, X, Bielders, C, Hermy, M, Mathijs, E, Muys B, Valckx, J, Van Cauwenbergh, N, Vanclooster, M, Wauters, E, Peeters, A 2005. SAFE – a tool for assessing the sustainability of agricultural systems: methodology. Optimisation of nutrient cycling and soil quality for sustainable grasslands.. Proceedings of a satellite workshop of the xxth international grassland congress. July 2005, Oxford, UK. Wageningen Academic Publishers, the Netherlands, 110.
  • Sauvenier, X, Valckx, J, Van Cauwenbergh, N, Wauters, E, Bachev, H, Biala, K, Bielders, C, Brouckaert, V, Franchois, L, Garcia Cidad, V, Goyens, S, Hermy, M, Mathijs, E, Muys B, Reijnders, J, Vanclooster, M, Van der Veken, S, Peeters, A 2005. SAFE – Framework for assessing sustainability levels in Belgian agricultural systems. Final scientific report.. Belgian Science Policy Office, Brussels, 116. get abstract / full text
  • Schlamadinger, B, Bird, DN, Emmer, IM, Garcia, J, Muys B, Somogyi, Z 2005. The average carbon-stock approach for small-scale CDM AR projects. Joint Implementation Quaterly 10, 8. get abstract / full text
  • Valckx J, Govers G, Hermy M, Muys B 2005. Towards more sustainable arable farming: earthworms as ecosystem engineers in erosion-prone loamy soils in Flanders. In: Chen, L. and H. Gulinck (eds.) Erosion, Afforestation and People. Workshop Bilateral Project BIL0209, Leuven 24-26 May 2005, Book of abstracts, 25. get abstract / full text
  • Van der Zande D, Hoet W, Coppin P, Muys B 2005. Structuuranalyse van bomen met behulp van een terrestrisch lasersysteem.. Studiedag Starters in het bosonderzoek, Brussel, 22 maart 2005. Referatenmap..
  • Aerts R, November E, Maes W, Van der Borght I, Behailu M, Hermy M, Muys B 2004. Critical phases in the natural regeneration of African wild olive in Northern Ethiopia. In: Muys B, Gebrehiwot K, Bruneel S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 29.
  • Aerts R, November E, Van der Borght I,. Maes W, Tafere M, Muys B 2004. Survival limitation of African Wild Olive seedlings by browsing livestock in the highlands of Tigray, Ethiopia. In: Muys B, Gebrehiwot K, Bruneel S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 19.
  • Babulo, B, Muys B, Mathijs, E 2004. Economic valuation methods for forest rehabilitation in exclosures. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 77.
  • Baert, G, Muys B, Cleemput, S 2004. Biomass estimation of herbaceous and woody vegetation in closed areas in Northern Ethiopia. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 85.
  • Baete, H, Thys, S, De Vos, B, Muys B 2004. Effects of tree species, fertilizer application and earthworm introduction on earthworm community composition in an ancient forest on acidified loess soil in central Belgium. XIVth International Colloquium on Soil Zoology and Ecology, Mont Saint Aignan, 30 Aug. - 3 Sept. 2004, Book of Abstracts, 233.
  • Cleemput, S, Muys B, Kleinn, C, Janssens, M 2004. Biomass estimation techniques for enclosures in a semi-arid area: a case study in Northern Ethiopia. Rural poverty reduction through research for development and transformation. Deutscher Tropentag, Berlin, 5-7 October 2004. get abstract / full text
  • Deckers, B, Verheyen, K, Hermy, M, Muys B 2004. Dispersal limited distribution patterns of the invasive black cherry (Prunus serotina Ehrh.) in Flanders Belgium. Book of Abstracts. 89th Annual Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Portland OR, August 1-6, 2004, 120.
  • Descheemaeker, K, Muys B, Nyssen, J, Poesen, J, Haile, M, Deckers, J 2004. Litter production in exclosures in the Tigray highlands, Ethiopia. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 35.
  • Garcia Quijano, JF, Muys B 2004. LCA-exergy based environmental evaluation of clean development mechanism afforestation projects: from planning to monitoring phases. 4th SETAC World Congress, 14-18 November 2004, Portland, Or, Abstract book, 370-371.
  • Garcia Quijano, JF, Muys B, Schlamadinger, B, Bird, N, Emmer, I, Dutschke, M, Pedroni, L, A. Vallejo, A, Somogyi, Z 2004. Environment and community based design of CDM AR projects: some policy and technical aspects. COST E21 contribution of Forest and Forestry to the mitigation of the greenhouse effect. Final Plenary Meeting, Dublin, 7-9th October 2004, Book of abstracts, 39-40.
  • Gebrehiwot, K, Muys B, Haile, M, Mitloehner, R 2004. Natural regeneration of a flagship species, Boswellia papyrifera (the Frankincense tree) for forest rehabilitation in the lowlands of Ethiopia. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 44.
  • Heuvelmans G, Muys B, Feyen J 2004. Hydrological modelling of ungauged catchments in the Scheldt river basin. Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences 69(2), 147-150.
  • Heuvelmans, G, Garcia Quijano, JF, Muys B, Feyen, J 2004. Up- and downstream water quantity conflicts in land use impact assessments. 4th SETAC World Congress, 14-18 November 2004, Portland, Or, Abstract book, 366.
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2004. Spatial variation in the parameterisation of a hydrological model: case-study with the SWAT model in Northern Belgium. Geophysical Research Abstracts 6, 03099. get abstract / full text
  • Heyn, M, Reubens, B, Valckx, J, Teketay, D, Gebrehiwot, K, Hermy, M, Muys B 2004. The soil seed bank: a support or a threat to forest restoration in the Northern Highlands of Ethiopia?. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts.
  • Heyn, M, Valckx, J, Reubens, B, Teketay, D, Behailu, M, Deckers, J, Hermy, M, Muys B 2004. Dry tropical forest relics and closed areas in the Northern highlands of Ethiopia: insights in typology and rehabilitation. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts.
  • Heyn, M, Valckx, J, Reubens, B, Teketay, D, Gebrehiwot, K, Deckers, J, Hermy, M, Muys B 2004. The role of the permanent soil seed bank for forest restoration in the Ethiopian highlands. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 31.
  • Muys B 2004. The prediction and monitoring of environmental impacts caused by CDM-AR projects. Curso Internacional Desarrollo de Proyectos de Reforestacion y de Bioenergia bajo el mecanismo de Desarollo Limpio (MDL). Hosteria San Luis Tabacundo, Ecuador, 1-5 March 2004, Cordelim, CD proceedings, 6.
  • Muys B 2004. Forest rehabilitation through natural regeneration in Tigray, Ethiopia: from fragments to forests. UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Center. Forest Restoration Information Service (FRIS). get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) 2004. Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts. .
  • Muys B, Gilliams, S, Hansen, K, Van Orshoven, J, Vesterdal, L 2004. Afforestation management in north-western Europe - influence on carbon sequestration, groundwater recharge and nitrate leaching: a synthesis. COST E21 contribution of Forest and Forestry to the mitigation of the greenhouse effect. Final Plenary Meeting, Dublin, 7-9th October 2004, Book of abstracts, 30-31.
  • Reubens, B, Muys B, Poesen, J 2004. Framework and indicators for the quantification of erosion reduction by tree roots. In: Radoglou, K (Ed.) COST E38 Woody Root Processes workshop, Thessaloniki 27-30 okt. Book of Abstracts..
  • Reubens, B, Muys B, Poesen, J 2004. Generic framework for the quantification of erosion reduction by vegetation in semi-arid mountainous areas: an introduction. In: Spanos, I, Stokes, A (eds) International Conference on Eco-engineering: the use of vegetation to improve slope stability, Thessaloniki, 13-17 sep. Book of abstracts..
  • Tewolde Berhan, S, Mitloehner, R, Muys B, Haile, M 2004. Species composition and restoration potential of forest relics in the highlands of Tigray. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 14.
  • Valckx J, Hermy M, Muys B 2004. Indirect gradient analysis at subplot, plot and parcel level of prorated and non-prorated data of earthworm communities from agro-ecosystems in a temperature climate. XIVth International Colloquium on Soil Zoology and Ecology, Mont Saint Aignan, 30 Aug. - 3 Sept. 2004, Book of abstracts, 295. get abstract / full text
  • Van Cauwenbergh N, Bielders C, Brouckaert V, Hermy M, Mathijs E, Muys B, Valckx J, Vanclooster M, Wauters E, Peeters A 2004. SAFE - Framework for assessing sustainability levels in agricultural systems - preliminary results. Sixth IFSA European Symposium: Farming and Rural Systems Research and Extension - European Farming and Society in Search of a New Social Contract - Learning to manage Change, Vila Réal, Portugal, 3-8 April 2004.
  • Van Hemelrijck, I, Muys B, De Vos, B 2004. Hoge bomen vangen veel wind: verklaringen voor windworp van beuk in het Zoniënwoud. Bosrevue 8, 1-4.
  • Van Overtveld K, Aerts R, Behailu M, Muys B, Deckers J 2004. Possibilities for future forest expansion in the Geba river watershed, Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. In: Muys B, Gebrehiwot K, Bruneel S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 51.
  • van Wyk G., Pepler D., Muys B. 2004. The potential risks of using exotics for the rehabilitation of Ethiopian dryland species. In: Muys, B, Gebrehiwot, K, Bruneel, S (eds.) Symposium on the rehabilitation of dryland forests in Ethiopia: ecology and management. Mekelle, Ethiopia, 21-24 September 2004. Book of abstracts, 45.
  • Aerts R, Amanuel Z, Fassil K, November E, Mintesinot B, Muys B 2003. From fragments to forests: Forest rehabilitation through natural regeneration in Tigray. Poster prepared for Mekelle University/K.U. Leuven/VLIR-EI. get abstract / full text
  • Aerts R, November E, Behailu M, Deckers J, Hermy M, Muys B 2003. Forest rehabilitation: one approach to water conservation in Central Tigray. Ethiopian Journal of Water Science and Technology 6(1), 34-37. get abstract / full text
  • Biala, K, Peeters, A, Muys B, Hermy, M, Brouckaert, V, Garcia, V, Van der Veken, B, Valckx, J 2003. Biodiversity indicators as a tool to assess sustainability levels of agro-ecosystems with a special consideration of grassland areas. First Joint Seminar of the FAO-CICHEAM Sheep and Goat Nutrition and Mountain and Mediterranean Pastures Sub-Networks. October 2-4, 2003, Granada, Spain.
  • Deckmyn, G, Ceulemans, R, Rasse, D, Sampson, DA, Garcia, J, Muys B 2003. Modelling the carbon sequestration of a mixed, uneven-aged, managed forest using the process model secrets. In: Amaro, A, Reed, D, Soares, P (Eds) Modelling Forest Systems. CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK, 143-155.
  • Gilliams S, Raymaekers D, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2003. Combining mulitple-criteria decision methods (MCDM) with geographical information systems (GIS) for decision support of afforestation on agricultural land. In: Vacik, H et al. (Eds.) Decision support for multiple purpose forestry. Book of abstracts of a transdisciplinary IUFRO conference on the development and application of decision support tools for forest management. BOKU, Vienna, 23-25 April 2003.
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2003. Extending the life cycle methodology to cover impacts of land use systems on the water balance. 6th IVM/VU Lustrum Conference, Food sustainability: diverging interpretations. Amsterdam 6 February 2003. Book of Abstracts.
  • Heuvelmans, G, Muys B, Feyen, J 2003. Evaluation of hydrological model parameter transferability for simulating land use impacts. Geophysical Research Abstracts 5, 09650. get abstract / full text
  • Holvoet, B, Muys B 2003. Comparison of standards for evaluation of sustainable forest management between countries from the south and the north. Congress on globalization, localization and tropical forest management in the 21st century, Roeterseiland, Amsterdam, NL, 22-23 October 2003, Book of abstracts. get abstract / full text
  • Lettens, S, Van Orshoven, J, van Wesemael, B, Muys B 2003. Soil organic carbon fluxes of landscape units based upon carbon stock changes. Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences 68, 181-184.
  • Muys B 2003. Vegetation studies. Waelkens, M (ed.) The 2002 interdisciplinary and archaeometrical research at Sagalassos and in its territory. 19th Arkometi Sonçlari Toplantisi, 26-31 May, 2003, Ankara, 68.
  • Muys B, Deckmyn, G, Moons, E, Garcia Quijano, J, Proost, S, Ceulemans, R 2003. Spatial upscaling from stand to landscape level of carbon mitigation potential by afforestation and adaptive forest management: a modeling approach. In: Radoglou, K (Ed.) Fifth Plenary meeting of COST E21: The role of forests for mitigating greenhouse gas emissions. Thessaloniki, 27-29 November 2003. Book of abstracts, 23.
  • Muys B, Garcia Quijano, J, Ceulemans, R, Deckmyn, G, Proost, S, Moons, E 2003. An integrated decision support tool for the prediction and evaluation of efficiency, environmental impact and total social cost of forestry projects in the framework of the Kyoto Protocol. In: Vacik, H et al. (Eds.) Decision support for multiple purpose forestry. Book of abstracts of a transdisciplinary IUFRO conference on the development and application of decision support tools for forest management. BOKU, Vienna, 23-25 April 2003.
  • Muys B, Vandecasteele, B, Huvenne, P, Van de Genachte, G, Boeckx, P, De Smedt, P, Gulinck, H, Poesen, J, Speleers, L, Wyseure, G, Van Langenhove, G, Samson, R, Lust, N, Walpot, O, De Lophem, B, Grobben, P, Janssen, N, Spaas, J 2003. Milieubeschermende functie van het bos in Vlaanderen. Bossenverklaring. Vlaamse Hoge Bosraad, 116-147.
  • Muys B, Wagendorp, T, Coppin, P 2003. Ecosystem exergy as indicator of land use impact in LCA. COST E9 (Life Cycle Assessment of forestry and forest products) midterm workshop, Espoo, Finland, 27-29 March 2000.
  • Peeters, A, Biala, K, Brouckaert, V, Garcia, V, Hermy, M, Muys B, Van der Veken, B, Valckx, J, Mathijs, E, Franchois, L, Vanclooster, M, Bielders, C, Van Cauwenbergh, N 2003. Preliminary ideas on the development of a framework for assessing sustainability levels in agricultural systems (SAFE). First Joint Seminar of the FAO-CICHEAM Sheep and Goat Nutrition and Mountain and Mediterranean Pastures Sub-Networks. October 2-4, 2003, Granada, Spain.
  • Reubens B, Heyn M, Aerts R, Behailu M, Hermy M, Muys B 2003. Technical paper forest rehabilitation project TN-2003/10. Ecological seed bank analysis in Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. Mekelle University, 28.
  • Rodriguez, I, Wagendorp, T, Muys B, Coppin, P 2003. Analysis of the influence of emissivity values and spectral band from the DAIS 7915 to elaborate land surface temperature maps. 3th EARSEL workshop on imaging spectroscopy, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, 13-16 May 2003, Abstact book.
  • Vandecasteele, B, De Vos, B, Tack, FMG, Muys B 2003. Safe management of polluted sediment-derived soils in the Scheldt Basin. Conference Proceedings Consoil 2003; 8th International FZK/TNO Conference on Contaminated Soil. 12-16 May 2003, ICC Gent, Belgium, 2931-2940.
  • Wagendorp, T, Muys B, Gulinck, H 2003. Thermal indicators based on the ecosystem exergy concept as tool for land use impact assessment: preliminary results. In: Ulgiati, S, Brown, MT, Giampietro, M, Herendeen, RA, Mayumi, K (Eds) Reconsidering the importance of energy. Proceedings of the third Biennial International Workshop of Advances in Engergy Studies, Porto Venere, Italy, September 24-28, 2002, 305-314.
  • Wagendorp, T, Rodriguez Urbieta, TI, Devriendt, K, Gulinck, H, Coppin, P, Muys B 2003. Thermal characterization of land use impact at landscape scale. In: Habermeyer, M, Müller, A, Holzwarth, S (Eds). 3th EARSel Workshop on Imaging Spectroscopy, Hersching, Germany, 13-16 May 2003, 284-396.
  • Wagendorp, T, Rodriguez, I, Devriendt, K, Coppin, P, Gulinck, H, Muys B 2003. Remotely sensed thermal indicators for land use impact assessment at landscape scale. 3th EARSEL workshop on imaging spectroscopy, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, 13-16 May 2003, Abstact book.
  • Cockx, L, Peters, J, Garcia, J, Muys B 2002. Impact on soil, water, vegetation structure and biodiversity of forestry projects for greenhouse gas mitigation. International Conference on Interactions of Forest Carbon Management and Maintenance of Biodiversity. Gustavelund, Finland, 4-6 Sept 2002. Book of abstracts, European Forest Institute, 15.
  • Deckmyn, G, Ceulemans, R, Garcia Quijano, J, Muys B 2002. Modeling the C-sequestration of a mixed, uneven-aged, managed forest using the process model secrets. Reality, models and parameter estimation- the forestry scenario. Book of abstracts. 2-5 June 2002, Sesimbra, Portugal.
  • Gebrehiwot, K, Muys B, Haile, M, Mitloehner, R 2002. Boswellia papyrifera (Del.) Hochst: a tropical key species in northern Ethiopia. Proceedings of the Deutscher Tropentag, Witzenhausen, October 9-11 2002. get abstract / full text
  • Gilliams S, Muys B, Van Orshoven J 2002. Decision support systems. In: Hansen, K (ed.) the AFFOREST literature review. get abstract / full text
  • Gilliams S, Muys B, Van Orshoven J, Heil G, Kros H 2002. Metamodel based spatial decision for afforestation of agricultural land. Book of abstracts. IUFRO symposium on incorporating forest growth models into decision-support tools for sustainable forest management.
  • Muys B 2002. Reference systems. In: Schweinle, J (ed.) The assessment of environmental impacts caused by land use in the life cycle assessment of forestry and forest products. Mitteilungen der Bundesforschungsanstalt für Forst- und Holzwirtschaft 209, 56-59. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Beckers, G, Nachtergale, L, Merckx, R, Granval, P 2002. Evaluation of a forest soil restoration trial combining tree species change, fertilisation and earthworm introduction. 7th International Symposium on Earthworm Ecology. Cardiff, Wales, 1-6 September 2002, Book of abstracts, 284.
  • Muys B, Garcia, J 2002. Conceptual framework for choosing indicators. In: Schweinle, J (ed.) The assessment of environmental impacts caused by land use in the life cycle assessment of forestry and forest products. Mitteilungen der Bundesforschungsanstalt für Forst- und Holzwirtschaft 209, 15-20. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Garcia, J, Ceulemans, R, Deckmyn, G, Proost, S, Moons, E 2002. Scenarios for greenhouse gas reduction by assessment of carbon and energy substitution: area occupation, environmental impact and cost efficiency. Non-technical summary, Project PBO98/41/16, KULeuven/UIA, 21.
  • Muys B, Kaila, S, Hillier, B 2002. Time and space issues. In: Schweinle, J (ed.) The assessment of environmental impacts caused by land use in the life cycle assessment of forestry and forest products. Mitteilungen der Bundesforschungsanstalt für Forst- und Holzwirtschaft 209, 11-14. get abstract / full text
  • Robledo, C, Domac, J, Muys B 2002. Socio-economic, institutional and environmental aspects to support long-term success of LULUCF projects. Workshop of the COST E21 action on contribution of forests and forestry to mitigate greenhouse effects. Valencia, 7-8 October 2002. get abstract / full text
  • Samyn, J, Muys B, Dillen, N, Simons, B, Granval, P 2002. Optimization of the composition of mulch sheets using food preference tests on earthworms. 7th International Symposium on Earthworm Ecology. Cardiff, Wales, 1-6 September 2002, Book of abstracts, 105.
  • Tewolde-Berhan, S, Mitloehner, R, Muys B, Haile, M 2002. Comparison of vegetation development of closed areas and ancient forest in Tigray, Ethiopia. Proceedings of the Deutscher Tropentag, Witzenhausen, October 9-11, 2002. get abstract / full text
  • Van Orshoven, J, Muys B, Hansen, K, Nielsson, K 2002. AFFORESTISSIMUS: Sustainable afforestation strategies and management for Europe. In: Birot, Y, Päivinen, R, Roihuvuo, L (Eds.). Forest research and the 6th framework programme – challenge and opportunities. Report of the open seminar, Paris, 25 November 2002. European Forest Institute, 133.
  • Wagendorp, T, Muys B, Gulinck, H 2002. Thermal indicators based on the exergy concept as tool for land use impact assessment. Third biennial International Workshop on Advances in Energy Studies. Reconsidering the importance of energy; Porto Venere, Italy, 24-28 September 2002. Book of abstracts, 34.
  • Aerts R, Haile M, Muys B, Deckers J, Hermy M, Moeyersons J 2001. Forest rehabilitation and water conservation in the Tigray highlands, northern Ethiopia. European Tropical Forest Research Network Newsletter 33, 29-31. get abstract / full text
  • Coppin, P, Lambin, E, Jonckheere, I, Muys B 2001. Digital change detection methods in natural ecosystem monitoring: a review. In: Bruzzone, L, Smits, P (Eds.) First International Workshop on the analysis of multitemporal remote sensing images. 13-14 September 2001, Trento, Italy. Abstract book, 12.
  • Doka, G, Hillier, W, Kaila, S, Koellner, T, Kreissig, J, Muys B, Garcia Quijano, J, Salpakivi-Salomaa, P, Schweinle, J, Swan, G, Wessman, H 2001. The assessment of environmental impacts caused by land use in the Life Cycle Assessment of forestry and forest products. Final report of working group 2 'Land use' of COST action E9, 91.
  • Garcia Quijano, JF, Heuvelmans, G, Muys B 2001. Modelling water balance as integral part of the land use impact category in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). International SWAT conference, 13-17 August 2001, Rauischholzhausen, Germany. Book of abstracts, 15.
  • Gilliams S, Muys B, Van Orshoven J, Hansen K 2001. AFFOREST: a spatial decision support system for afforestation in NW-Europe. In: Belward, A, Binaghi, E, Brivio, PA, Lanzarone, GA, Tosi, G (Eds) Geo-Spatial knowledge processing for natural resource management. Proceedings of an international workshop, June 28-29 2001, Varese, Italy, 345-348.
  • Granval P, Bouché MB, Leconte D, Muys B 2001. Adaptation of sowing techniques to maintain important lumbricid biomasses in the hydromorphic soils of Normandy. In: Garcia-Torres, L, Benites, J, Martinez-Vilela, A (Eds.). Conservation agriculture, a worlwide challenge. Proceedings of the first world congres on conservation agriculture. Vol. II, 485-490.
  • Gulinck H, Muys B, Hermy M 2001. Concepts for multifunctionality in the flemish 'Park City 2050'. Proceedings symposium Open space functions under urban pressure, Gent 19-21 September 2001, 167-193.
  • Karjaleinen, T, Welling, J, Berg, S, Finer, L, Kosir, B, Knechtle, N, Kvist, K, Muys B, Perruchoud, D, Radoglou, K, Salisbury, M, Schwaiger, H, Zimmer, B 2001. Static/dynamic approach spatio-temporal problems. In: Karjalainen, T et al. (Eds) Energy, carbon and other material flows in the Life Cycle Assessment of forestry and forest products. European Forest Institute, Discussion paper 10, 27-32.
  • Muys B 2001. Evaluating biodiversity changes and other environmental impacts of LULUCF projects (land use, land use change and forestry) using the exergy concept. International Conference under the Belgian Presidency of the European Union on Carbon sinks and Biodiversity. Liège, Belgium, 24-26 October 2001. Book of abstracts.
  • Muys B, Garcia Quijano, J 2001. Evaluating the environmental impact of LULUCF CO2-emission reduction projects: state of the art. Proceedings of the Scoping workshop on the potential social, economic and ecological impacts of some selected forest management practices within the framework of CO2 mitigation strategies. COST E21 3rd whole action meeting, Liège, Belgium. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Garcia Quijano, J 2001. Evaluating the water balance as part of the land use impact in LCA. COST E9 LCA on forestry and forest products. Final Conference, Hamburg, 29 November – 1 December 2001.. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B, Wagendorp, T, Coppin, P 2001. Ecosystem exergy as indicator of land use impact in LCA. In: Merra, A, Finer, L, Kaila, S, Karjalainen, T, Mali, J, Pajula , , Korhonen, M (eds) Life Cycle Assessment on forestry and forest products. COST action E9, EUR 19858, European Communities, Luxembourg, 211-220.
  • Nackaerts, K, Wagendorp, T, Coppin, P, Muys B, Gombeer, R 2001. A correction of indirect leaf area index measurements for a non random distribution of needles on shoots. Proceedings of the international conference on systems and sensors for the new millenium. International symposium on spectral sensing research, October 3 – November 4, 1999, Las Vegas.
  • Wagendorp, T, Muys B, Coppin, P 2001. Ecosystem exergy as indicator of land use impact in LCA. In: Ulgiati, S, Brown, MT, Giampietro, M, Herendeen, RA, Mayumi, K (Eds) Advances in energy studies: exploring supplies, constraints and strategies. Porto Venere, Italy, 23-27 May 2001. SGE Editoriali, Padova, 275-284.
  • Brouckaert, V, Peeters, A, Hermy, M, Muys B, Mathijs, E, Vanclooster, M, Bielders, C, Franchois, L, Reijnders, J, Van der Veken, B, V. Garcia Cidad, V 2000. Framework for assessing sustainability levels in Belgian Agricultural Systems. SAFE annual report, DWTC project CP04, 41.
  • Moons, E, Proost, S, Ceulemans, R, Muys B 2000. Integrating recreation benefits with carbon sequestration. In: van Ierland, E, Oude Lansink, A, Schmieman, E (eds) Sustainable energy: new challenges for agriculture and implications for land use, Wageningen, May 18-20, 10.
  • Vandekerckhove, L, Muys B, Poesen, J, De Weerdt, B, Coppé, N 2000. Development of a methodological framework for dendrogeomorphological determination of gully erosion rates. Book of abstracts, International symposium on Gully Erosion under Global Change, Leuven April 16-19 2000, COST action 623.
  • Wagendorp, T, Muys B, Coppin, P 2000. Ecosystem exergy as indicator of land use impact in LCA. Second Biennial International Workshop on Advances in Energy Studies: exploring supplies, constraints and strategies. Porto Venere, Italy, 23-27 May 2000.
  • Nackaerts, K, Coppin, P, Wagendorp, T, Muys B, Gombeer, R 1999. Fractal dimension as correction factor for indirect Leaf Area Index measurement errors caused by shoot-level foliage clumping. Proceedings of the ISSSR Symposium, 31 October - 4 November 1999, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.
  • Baelemans, A, Muys B 1998. Forestry education at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. In: Schmidt, P, Huss, J, Lewark, S, Pettenella, D, Saasamoinen, O (eds) New requirements for university education in forestry. Proceedings of a workshop held in Wageningen, The Netherlands, 30 July-2 August 1997. Demeter Series 1, 151-162.
  • Baelemans, A, Muys B 1998. A critical evaluation of environmental assessment tools for sustainable forest management. In: Ceuterick, D (ed.). Proceedings of the international conference on Life Cycle Assessment in agriculture, agro-industry and forestry. Brussels, 3-4 December 1998, 65-75.
  • Nackaerts, K, Coppin, P, Muys B, Hermy, M, Gulinck, H, Gombeer, R 1998. Indirect LAI estimation using LICOR 2000 measurements and Monte Carlo techniques. Book of abstracts, 2nd International Workshop on forest ecosystem modelling, upscaling and remote sensing. Antwerp, 21-25 September 1998.
  • Muys B 1997. Interdisciplinary recommendations towards integrated flood protection. Keynote lecture. Book of abstracts, First international RIBAMOD workshop ‘River basin modelling, management and flood mitigation, the challenge for european co-operation’, 13-15 February 1997, Delft.
  • Muys B 1997. Flood protection in the context of an integrated management of river basins. Proceedings ‘Management and Prevention of Crisis Situations : Floods, Droughts and Institutional Aspects’, Rome, October 23-25, 1996. Euraqua Third Technical Review, Koblenz, 15-18.
  • Muys B 1997. Impact of climatic variations on water resources with special reference to droughts and floods. National Report Belgium. International Report IWSA World Congres 1997, Blackwell Science Ltd, IR4-13.
  • Muys B, Wouters, G, Spirinckx, C 1997. Cleaner production : a guide to information sources. Final report EEA contract 95/300/gb3.bat and 66/300/gb6.bat, 112 + annexes. get abstract / full text
  • Muys B 1995. Carbon sequestration in forests: a contribution to sustainable forest management.. In: C. Horton, K. De Bruyn & L. Hens (eds.). Is sustainable development a contradiction in terms? Seminar VUB & British Council, 89-95.
  • Muys B, Lust, N 1994. Changes in the biogeochemistry of carbon in forest ecosystems: a literature review.. In: Veroustraete, F.; R. Ceulemans & al. Vegetation, modelling and climate change effects. SPB Academic publ. The Hague, 23-35.
  • Muys B, Maddelein, D, Lust, N 1993. Ecology, practice and policy of black cherry management in Belgium.. Proceedings of the International Conference on Forest Vegetation Management: ecology, practice and policy, April 27-May, 1, 1992, Auburn, 86-93.