Acoufreeze meeting in Innsbruck, December 2013
Mel visiting Pierre in Montmorin. December 2013
Another Synchrotron run at PSI-SLS in Sept 2013 with Steven, Brendan, Régis, Eric and Vivian demonstrating that:
Hydraulic failure and repair are definitively not routine in trees !
Never cut xylem segments under tension if you are to measure PLC!!
Régis, how many times we told you not to press that RED button ?
‘Xylem Group’ meeting, September 2013, Besse, France
2013: My first opinion paper
Beware of ‘miraculous’ xylem refilling!
Workshop on plant hydraulics, Château Valmont, in Bordeaux in 2013
Meeting in Naples in 2013 with Frederic Sylvain Eric
2012 : Our first Nature paper !
The great Synchrotron team in PSI-SLS in 2012 (me, Régis, Sylvain, Eric)
Another Synchrotron experiment at ESRF in 2012 with Sylvain and Eric
First Synchrotron experiment at PST-SLS in 2011
Aude testing our new Cavitron in 2010
Research Network for Vegetation Function: Xylem functional traits
Sexhy group meeting in Sydney (October 2009)
Meeting in Kipple (Suisse) in 2012
Visit to Morocco in 2011 with Stephane, Abdella and me
Swimming in the Dead See with Laurent in 2008
2004: Measuring the effect of light on leaf conductance
Hiking in the Puy-de-Dome with Pierre in 2004
Cavitron #1 in 2004
(for some strange reasons they no longer let us play with it…)
2001: What the hell is that? Collapsed tracheids in water-stressed pine needles?
2000: First prototype of the Xyl’em system
1999: First Cryo-SEM picture.
No way, these bubbles must be a freezing artifact!
First Cavitron prototype in 1998 in Clermont-Fd
First Pressure collar made at INRA-Clermont Ferrand in 1992
Skiing with André in the Alps in 1992
Sampling bamboos on BCI in 1992 while working with Franck and Mel
Cutting a tree under water with Mel, Pierre and Christian in 1991
Thinking about the pressure collar experiment with Mel and Pierre in 1991
Working with John (and Mel) in 1989 in Vermont
Tasting my first Bordeaux in 1969