Prof. Dr. Ir. Romain Lucas GLELE KAKAÏ

Lab Director

Research interests : Linear and non linear mixed model – Generalized linear models – Multiblock data analysis –Forest estimations – Forest management

 

Directeur du Laboratoire

Positions

• Professeur Titulaire de Biométrie et d’Estimations Forestières (CAMES)
• Directeur du Laboratoire de Biomathématiques et d’Estimations Forestières (LABEF)
• Président du Conseil Scientifique sectoriel des sciences agronomiques de l’Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC)
• Président du Conseil Scientifique de l’Institut National des Recherches Agricoles du Bénin (INRAB)
• Président du African German Network of Excellence in Science (AGNES)
• Coordonnateur du Programme doctorale en Biométrie de l’Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC)

 

Background

• Professeur de Biométrie, 2015
• PhD en Biométrie, Gembloux Agricultural University, Belgique, 2005
• MSc en Biométrie, Gembloux Agricultural University, Belgique, 2001
• Diplôme d’ingénieur Agronome en Foresterie, Faculté des Sciences Agronomiques, Université d’Abomey-Calavi, 2000
• Diplôme d’Agronomie Générale, Faculté des Sciences Agronomiques, Université d’Abomey-Calavi, 1998

Prix internationaux

• Prix “Heinz and Johannes”. Best research paper in Ecology; 2007 edition. The Support Africa International Foundation, Germany, 2007.
• Prix “Jan Tinbergen”. Best young statistician from emerging and developing countries. The International Statistical Institute (ISI), Australia, 2005.
• Prix “Biométrie 88”. Best young French biometrician in Belgium. National Association of French Belgian biometricians, Belgium, 2002.

 

Distinctions internationales

• Membre du comité de sélection de « the International Climate Protection Fellowship Programme » de la Fondation  Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany), depuis 2017

• Président du réseau AGNES (African-German Network of Excellence in Science), depuis 2019.

• Membre de « the Global Young Academy of Sciences », 2012-2018.

• Membre de « The Young Affiliate Network of the World Academy of Sciences », Since 2011.

• Prix de la Fondation Alexander von Humboldt « for outstanding achievements in research ». Germany, 2007.

• Membre de « The World Academy of Sciences (Young affiliate) », 2011-2015.

• “Jeunes scientifiques ” pour le Forum Economique Mondial  (Annual meeting of the new champions 2012).

Projets de recherche collaborative

• BAOCHAIN. Period: 2018-2021
• ARES-POP. Period: 2018
• TREE FOOD. Period: 2017-2019
• OSFACO. Period: 2017-2018
• MANGROVES. Period : 2016-2018
• SCOPA. Period: 2015-2018
• BIOCEL. Period : 2016-2018
• AmeRCAF/WECARD. Period : 2013-2015
• Forest Plots (WEAMU). Period : 2012-2014
• Jatropha (African Union). Period : 2012-2015
• WILD PALM. Period : 2012-2015

 

Visites dans d’autres universités en Afrique (Visiting Professor)

•Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), GHANA. Contact person: Prof. Odai. Email: snodai@yahoo.com. Course: Univariate and Multivariate statistical methods for PhD Students in the Regional Waterand Environmental Sanitation Centre, Kumasi (RWESCK). Since 2015.

•Wascal’s GRP-Climate Change and Biodiversity, University Félix Houphouët Boigny (COTE D’IVOIRE). Course: Sampling techniques and experimental designs for PhD students in Natural resources and climate change. Contact Person: Prof. Kone Daouda. Email: daoudakone2013@gmail.com (2014 – )

•University of Abdou Moumouni; Faculty of Sciences, NIGER. Contact person: Prof. Bakasso Yacoubou. BP 10662 Niamey Niger. E-mail: bakasso@yahoo.com. Phone: +227 90381418. Course: Biostatistics for MSc Students. (2010-2017).

•University of Lome; Faculty of Sciences, TOGO. Contact Person: Prof. Kokou Kouami. Course: Linear mixed effects models for students in WASCAL Master Research Program in Climate Change and Human Security. Email: kokoukouami@hotmail.com. Since 2018

•University of Kara; Faculty of Sciences, TOGO. Contact person: Prof. Baba Gnon. Email: gnonbaba@yahoo.fr. Course: Linear models for BSc students in statistics. (2010-2018).

•Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), GHANA. Contact person: Prof. Agyare. Email: wagyare@yahoo.co.uk. Course: Univariate and Multivariate statistical methods for PhD Students in WASCAL Doctoral Programme Climate Change and Land Use. Since 2018.

•Higher National Agronomy and biotechnology Institute (GABON). Lecture in Experimental designs for engineer degree students in agronomy. Contact person: Prof. Kumulungui Brice Serge. Email: kumulungui@yahoo.fr (2013-2014).

Profil & Curriculum

ResearchGate pagehttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Romain_Lucas_GLELE_KAKAI
GoogleScholars pagehttp://scholar.google.com/citations?user=FwpDoXMAAAAJ&hl=fr

 

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Nombre total de publications

• Articles scientifiques publiés dans les journaux: 200
• Books: 04
• Communications: 50
• Documents techniques: 12

Quelques publications

•Lokonon B., Glele Kakaï R. (2020). Empirical assessment of the performance of four estimation methods in Generalized linear mixed models with binary outcomes. International Journal of Mathematics and Statistics, 21(2): 40-56.
•Honfo, S. H., Houetohossou, A., Assogbadjo, A., & Glèlè Kakaï, R. (2019). Effective use of statistical tools in agricultural sciences: a critical review of multivariate modelling methods. Journal of Applied Biosciences, 142: 14529-14539.
•Tchandao Mangamana, E., Cariou, V., Vigneau, E., Glèlè Kakaï, R., & Qannari, E. M. (2019). Unsupervised multiblock data analysis: A unified approach and extensions. Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems, 103856.
•Lokonon B., Beh Mba R., Gbeha M., Glele Kakaï R. (2019). Parameters estimations methods in Generalized linear mixed effects models (GLMM) applied in ecology: a critical review. International Journal of Engineering and Future technology, 16(3):13-27.
•Honfo S. H., Glele Kakai R. (2019). Empirical study of computational techniques used for parameters’ estimation in multivariate linear. Afrika statistika, 14(3): 2061-2098.
•Lokonon, B.E., Mba, R.B., Gbeha, M., Glèlè Kakaï, R. (2018). Parameters Estimation Methods in Generalized Linear Mixed Models (GLMMs) Applied in Ecology: A Critical Review. International journal of engineering and future technology 16(3):11-27.
•Lazaro, M., Gbeha, M. and R. Glèlè  Kakaï (2018). Influence of Missing Value Imputations on the Performance of Canonical Correspondence Analysis: Ecological Applications. African Journal of Applied Statistics. 5(1): 323–337.
•Salako, V. K., Vihotogbé, R., Houéhanou, T., Sodé, I. A., & Glèlè Kakaï, R. L. (2018). Predicting the potential impact of climate change on the declining agroforestry species Borassus aethiopum Mart. in Benin: a mixture of geostatistical and SDM approach. Agroforestry Systems, 93(4): 1513–1530.
•Mensah S., Egeru A., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2020). Vegetation structure, dominance patterns and height growth in an Afromontane forest, Southern Africa. Journal of Forestry Research 31(2): 453-462.
•Gnonlonfoun, I., Kassa, B., Azihou, F., Mensah, S., Glèlè Kakaï, R., & Assogbadjo, A. E. (2019). Perceived Effects of Elephants (Loxodonta africana Cuvier) Presence and Impacts on Ecosystem Services Supply in the Pendjari Biosphere Reserve, West Africa. Tropical Conservation Science, 12, 1940082919865979.
•Mensah, S., Egeru, A., Assogbadjo, A. E., & Glèlè Kakaï, R. (2018). Vegetation structure, dominance patterns and height growth in an Afromontane forest, Southern Africa. Journal of Forestry Research. DOI: 10.1007/s11676-018-0801-8.