Call for papers
LIAMA. Dec. 2002
TUTORIAL SESSION. Updated Program
Tutorial Session is limited to 50 people (Monday, Oct.13, 2003)
Contributors : Zhan
Zhigang, Zhao Xing, Zhang Baogui and De Reffye Philippe
I. The simulation of organogenesis of plant architecture.
I.1. Principles. Botanical backgrounds and mathematical
II. Modelling the growth of cultivated plants based on
the source-sink relationships.
I.2. The structural model. The dual scale automaton.
I.3. Plant architecture Simulation. The simulation of architectural
I.4. The VisualPlant Software. Examples, demonstrations and
II.1 Introduction to the GreenLab structural- functional
model. Background and basis.
Both Courses do include botanical, eco-physiological and mathematical
basis relevant for these sessions
II.2. Model calibration under optimal conditions. From Principles
and data acquisition to CornerFit software Tool
II. 3. Model applications to cultivated plants. Examples on Sunflower,
maize, winter wheat.
II. 4 Practice session. Growth simulating of single-stem plants.
Model calibration by using real data and simulated data.
Material supplied: a CD is available for every registered participant, which
contains: the tutorial slide supports ; the application softwares VisualPlant
and CornerFit for Windows NT/2000 with their user's manuals and example data
sets; a collection of references.
Philippe de Reffye
Baogui Zhang (CAU, China)
Participation in the tutorial session
It includes tutorial attendance,
CD support, lunch and dinner (Oct. 13)
registration: 50 Euros (50 US$)
registration: 80 Euros (80 US$)