Contributions to scientific books


1. Descy, J.-P. (2008). Continental Atlantic Rivers. In : « Rivers of Europe », eds. Klement Tockner, Urs Uehlinger, Christopher T. Robinson, Department of Limnology, EAWAG/ETH, Switzerland, Publisher: Elsevier, London (UK)
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2. Lek, S., Scardi, M., Verdonschot, P., Descy, J.-P., Park, Y.S. 2004 (eds.), 2004 Modelling community structure in freshwater ecosystems. Springer Verlag.
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3. Descy, J.-P., André, L., Vyverman, W. & Deleersnijder, E. 2006. Climate variability as recorded in Lake Tanganyika (CLIMLAKE). SPSD 2, Part 2, Global change, Ecosystems and Biodiversity, Atmosphere and Climate. Belgian Science policy, Brussels, Belgium, 119 p.
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4. Descy, J.-P. (ed.), 2003. - Modelling the structure of aquatic communities: concepts, methods and problems. Ecological Modelling, 160 (3), 189-300. Elsevier, Amsterdam.
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5. Descy, J.-P., C.S. Reynolds & J. Padisak (eds.), 1994. - Phytoplankton in turbid environments: Rivers and shallow lakes. Developments in Hydrobiology, 100, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 214 p.
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6. Symoens, J.J., Kusel-Fetzmann, E. & Descy, J.-P.., 1988. - Algal communities of continental waters. In : J.J. Symoens (éd.), "Vegetation of Inland Waters", 15/1, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 183-221.
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7. Descy, J.-P.. & Empain, A.,1984. - 1. Meuse. In : "Ecology of European Rivers" Ed. B.A. Whitton, Blackwell Sc. Publ., Oxford, 1-23.
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8. Descy, J.-P., 1980.- Utilisation des algues benthiques comme indicateurs biologiques de la qualité des eaux courantes. In : "La pollution des eaux continentales", 2d éd., éd. P. Pesson, Gauthier-Villars, Paris, pp. 169-194.
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9. Descy, J.-P., 1976.- Utilisation des algues benthiques comme indicateurs biologiques de la qualité des eaux courantes. In : "La pollution des eaux continentales" 1st édition, ed. P. Pesson, Gauthier-Villars, Paris, pp. 149-172.
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10. Descy, J.-P. & Empain, A., 1976.- Analyse physico-chimique de la Meuse et de la Sambre belges, en 1973 et 1974. In : "Recherche et Technique au service de l'Environnement", Liège : CEBEDOC, pp. 139-157.
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11. Descy, J.-P., 1976.- Etude quantitative du peuplement algal benthique en vue de l'établissement d'une méthodologie d'estimation biologique de la qualité des eaux courantes : application au cours belge de la Meuse et de la Sambre.- In : "Recherche et technique au Service de l'Environnement". Liège : CEBEDOC, pp. 159-206.
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12. Wilmotte A., Descy, J.-P. & Vyverman, W. 2008. Algal blooms: emerging problem for health and sustainable use of surface waters (B-BLOOMS) SPSD 2, Research project EV/13/34B. Final report (2003-2005). Bruxelles: Science Policy Office, Belgium. 77 p.
Descy, J.-P., S. Pirlot G. Verniers, Y. Lara, A. Wilmotte, W. Vyverman, P. Vanormelingen, J. Van Wichelen, I. Van Gremberghe, L. Triest, A. Peretyatko, E. Everbecq, G.A. Codd. 2009. Cyanobacterial blooms: toxicity, diversity, modelling and management (B-BLOOMS 2). Final Report Phase 1. Brussels: Belgian Science Policy 2009 – 59 p. (Research Programme Science for a SustainableDevelopment).
http://www.belspo.be/belspo/ssd/science/Reports/BBLOOMS2_FinalReport%20DEF.pdf
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13. Descy J.-P., F. Darchambeau, M. Schmid, 2012. Lake Kivu: Limnology and Geochemistry of a tropical great lake. Aquatic Ecology Series, Springer, 190 p.