Dr. Halidou Compaore

Country of current residence

Burkina Faso

Current institute employer

INERA CREAF

Since

2006

Profession

Geographer

Degrees / expertise

Maîtrise Geographie + Zertifikat Biogeographie

Professional experience

INERA-Burkina Faso,

Geographer, 1994-2001, Laboratory of Remote Sensing and GIS (CTIG)

2010

Compaore H., J.Bayala, F. Hen, N.C. van de Giesen, L. Thiombiano, P.L.G. Vlek.  2010.  Estimation de la transpiration de quatre espèces ligneuses (Diospyros mespiliformis, Faidherbia albida, Mangifera indica et Vitellaria paradoxa) d’Afrique de l’Ouest à l’aide de la méthode de flux de sève.  Annales de l’Université de Ouagadougou- Série C, 008   : 35-60   .

2008

Compaore, H., Hendrickx, J.M.H., Hong, S., Friesen, J., van de Giesen, N.C., Rodgers, C., Szarzynski, J., & Vlek, P.L.G..  2008.  Evaporation Mapping at two scales in the White Volta Basin, Upper East Ghana, using optical imagery.  Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 33   : 127   . Further Information

2006

Compaoré H., J.M.H. Hendrickx, Sung-ho Hong, J. Friesen, N. C. van de Giesen, C. Rodgers, J. Szarzynski, and P.L.G. Vlek.  2006.  Mapping actual evapotranspiration and soil moisture in the Volta Basin, Upper East Ghana, using optical imagery. Proc. International Society for Optical Engineering, SPIE.  . Proc. International Society for Optical Engineering, SPIE.  
Compaore, H.  2006.  The Impacts of Savannah Vegetation on the Spatial and Temporal Variation of the ETa in the Volta Basin.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Compaoré, H., F. Hien, J. Szarzynski, J. Hendrickx, N.C. van de Giesen, C. Rodgers and P.L.G. Vlek.  2006.  La consommation en eau des arbres de savane en Afrique de l’Ouest: Cas de Vitellaria paradoxa, Acacia albida, Diospyros mespiliformis et Mangifera indica. FRSIT du 18-25 Novembre 2006. 

2002

Kone, N., S. Pare, L. Thiombiano and H. Compaore.  2002.  Assessment of shortwave infrared band TM5 for crop and natural vegetation discrimination in the cotton belt of Burkina Faso.  Télédétection, 2002, vol. 2, n° 3, : p. 183-192   .

2000

Djaby,B., N. Kone, S. Ouaro, L. Ouedraogo, S. Pare, J.B. Sare, L. Thiombiano, L. Zerbo and H. Compaoré.  2000.  Présentation de la région Ouest du Burkina Faso.  . In Manichon H. et Pichot J. (éditeurs scientifiques). Actes de l’Atelier d’Echanges et d.  

1998

Kone, N., S. Pare, L. Thiombiano and H. Compaoré.  1998.  Assessment of SPOT-4 shortwave infrared band TM5 for crop and natural vegetation discrimination in the cotton belt of Burkina Faso.  . Les actes de la 3° Edition du FRSIT. «Recherche scientifique et développ.  

1996

Kone, N., S. Pare, H. Compaoré and Y. Sinare.  1996.  Using Radar Images for characterizing water state of inland valleys: development of a methodology supported by ground truthing and aerial photographs.  . Actes du 4e Atelier annuel du Consortium Bas-Fonds, MR.  

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Ecosystem services
Research countries
  • Burkina Faso
  • Ghana
Research projects
Sub-project L4: Vegetation Characterization and Modeling
Working groups

Prof. P. Vlek,

Prof. J. Hendrickx,

Dr. J. Sarzynski,

H. Compaore,

Professional experience
INERA-Burkina Faso, Geographer, 1994-2001, Laboratory of Remote Sensing and GIS (CTIG)
Degrees

Maîtrise Geographie + Zertifikat Biogeographie

Funding institutions

ZEF-Glowa-Volta Project

Contacts

Walter Flex Str.3,

53113 Bonn

Germany

Research partners

INERA-Burkina Faso/ SARI- Ghana

Research affiliation

Glowa-Volta Project, ZEFc, Dept. Natural Resources Management

Doctoral research funded by

ZEF-Glowa-Volta Project

Halidou Compaore

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management