Yale Forest Forum Lunch Talk - Randolph Wynne, Professor in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation at Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
Marsh Hall See map
360 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Beyond Inventory: Remote Sensing for Forest Decision Science at Policy and Management Scales

Randolph Wynne

Dr. Randolph H. Wynne is a Professor in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation at Virginia Tech, as well as serving as Co-Director of the Interdisciplinary Graduate Education Program in Remote Sensing. He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in environmental informatics and in the applications of remote sensing to forest and other natural resources. Dr. Wynne’s research interests are in the applications of remote sensing to forestry, natural resource management, ecology, ecosystem services, and earth system science. He is the co-author of the 5th edition of Introduction to Remote Sensing (Guilford), was a member of the Landsat Science Team from 2008-2017, and was recently awarded the SAF Award in Forest Science.