Future Fuels from Forests

Research

School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

  • Ann Maclean, Ph.D. – GIS technology, biomass inventory assessment
  • Chris Webster, Ph.D. – quantitative landscape and forest ecology

Department of Chemical Engineering

  • David Shonnard, Ph.D. – technology for processing tree biomass to energy

Department of Social Sciences

  • Barry Solomon, Ph.D.surveys to assess public attitudes, ecological economics, and regional impacts of biomass

  • Kathy Halvorsen, Ph.D. - Societal dimensions of environmental concerns and natural resource management. Joint appointment with Dept of Social Sciences and School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science.

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