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CORSON Michael


Scientist at INRAE / SAS

Phone: (+33) 2 23 48 57 09


Address: INRAE Centre Bretagne-Normandie, UMR SAS, 65 rue de St-Brieuc, CS 84215, 35042 Rennes Cedex, France

Field of expertise: Environmental assessment

Keywords: Life cycle assessment, simulation modeling


Current research topics
  • Research to improve environmental assessment methods, such as Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
  • Application of LCA and simulation modeling to estimate environmental impacts of agricultural systems
Current project

SEPURE: New strategies for developing and managing pond-based production systems for sustainable fish farming (2020-2022)


Senga-Kiesse, T., Corson, M.S., Wilfart, A., Le Galludec, G., 2020 Sensitivity of greenhouse gas emissions to extreme differences in forage production of dairy farms. Livestock Sciences. 232, 103906.

Senga-Kiesse, T., Corson, M.S., Eugene, M., Aubin, J., Wilfart, A., 2019. Analysis of enteric methane emissions due to extreme variations in management practices of dairy-production systems. Agricultural Systems, 173: 449-457.

Diakité, Z., Corson, M.S., Brunschwig, G., Baumont, R., Mosnier, C., 2019. Adaptation capacity and profit stability of mixed dairy and beef production systems in the face of price fluctuations: bioeconomic simulation. Agricultural Systems, 171: 126-134.

Nitschelm, L., Parnaudeau, V., Vertès, F., van der Werf, H.M.G., Corson, M.S., Viaud, V., Aubin, J., Walter, C., 2018. Improving estimates of nitrogen emissions for life cycle assessment of cropping systems at the scale of an agricultural territory. Environmental Science and Technology 52, 1330-1338.

Avadí, A., Corson, M.S., van der Werf, H.M.G., 2018. Modelling environmental effects of selected agricultural management strategies with regional statistically based screening LCA. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 23: 12-25.

Wang, H.H., Corson, M.S., Grant, W.E., Teel, P.D., 2017. Quantitative models of Boophilus ticks: historical review and synthesis. Ecosphere 8(9).

Marton, S.M.R.R., Lüscher, G., Corson, M.S., Kreuzer, M., Gaillard, G., 2016. Collaboration between mountain and lowland farms decreases environmental impacts of dairy production: the case of Swiss contract rearing. Frontiers in Environmental Science 4.

Auberger, J., Avadí, A., Chiffe, J., Corson, M., Labbé, T., Malnoë, C., Raimbert, V., Trochet, T., van der Werf, H.M.G., 2016. Concepts, méthodes et outils pour l’évaluation multicritère de la durabilité des systèmes agricoles. Agronomie, Environnement & Sciences 6: 219-226.

Avadí, A., Nitschelm, L., Corson, M., Vertès, F., 2016. Data strategy for environmental assessment of agricultural regions via LCA: case study of a French catchment. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 21: 476-491.

Nitschelm, L., Aubin, J., Corson, M.S., Viaud, V., Walter, C., 2016. Spatial differentiation in Life Cycle Assessment LCA applied to an agricultural territory: current practices and method development. Journal of Cleaner Production 112, 2472-2484.

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