22 Oct - PhD Defence Aaron Lee Smith (INA)

PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Aaron Lee Smith, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management will defend his PhD thesis: Characterizing individual tree biomass for improved biomass estimation in Norwegian forests, on 22 October 2015.

22 Oct - PhD Defence Aaron Lee Smith (INA)

Norwegian title of thesis:
Karakterisering av biomassen til enkelttrær for forbedret biomasseestimering i norske skoger

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
The relationship between within-tree biomass allocation and forest productivity: Implications for forest management, inventories, and carbon maximization

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Thursday 22 October 2015 at 12:15
Auditorium Vitenparken, Campus Ås

Evaluation committee:
Dr. Pierre Bernier, Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Canada
Dr. Christopher Woodall, United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, USA
Associate Professor Line Nybakken, NMBU, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management

Supervisors:
Professor Andreas Brunner, NMBU, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management (Main supervisor)
Researcher Dr. Rasmus Astrup, NIBIO (Co-supervisor) 
Researcher Dr. Aksel Granhus, NIBIO (Co-supervisor) 
Adjunct Professor Halvor Solheim, NMBU, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management / NIBIO (Co-supervisor) 

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2015:60, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN: 978-82-575-1299-6.

Published 31. oktober 2016 - 18:01 - Updated 23. mai 2017 - 19:18