Dr. Chris Cieszewski
Dr. Chris Cieszewski
Faculty
Professor
Fiber Supply Assessment
Research Interests
Supply Analysis & Simulations
Mathematical & Computational Forestry
RS & GIS
O.R.
Nonlinear Modeling
Background
Academic Degrees
  • Ph.D., "Growth & Yield Modelling", University of Alberta, 1994.
  • M.Sc., "Forestry Modelling", U.B.C. Vancouver, 1989.
  • For. Eng., M.F., "OR", Warsaw Agriculture Academy, 1983.

Academic Positions
  • Professor, Daniel B. Warnell School of Forest Resources, University of Georgia (2008-Present).
  • Associate Professor, D.B. Warnell School of Forest Resources, University of Georgia (2003-2008).
  • Assistant Professor, D.B. Warnell School of Forest Resources, University of Georgia, (1997-2003).
Other professional employment
  • Senior Consultant, Dr. Systems Inc., Nanaimo, B.C. (1996-1997).
  • Biometrician/Project Scientist, ManTech Environmental Inc., Corvallis, OR. (1995-1996).
  • Mensurationist/Res. Scientist, NR-CFS, NoFC, Edmonton, Alberta (1986-1995).
  • Research Assistant, UBC campus and UBC Research Forest, Maple Ridge, B.C. (1984-1986).
  • Research Assistant, Agricultural University, Faculty of Forestry, Warsaw, Poland (1981-1983).
  • Research Assistant, AFOCEL & ARMEF, Dijon, France (1981).

Publications
Cieszewski, C; Strub, M; Antony, F; Bettinger, P; Dahlen, J; and Lowe, R. 2013. Wood quality assessment of tree trunk from the tree branch sample and auxiliary data based on NIR Spectroscopy and SilviScan. Math. Comput. For. Nat.-Res. Sci. 5(1):86-111. [View]
Liu, S.B; Bitterlich, W; Cieszewski, C; and Zasada, M. 2011. Comparing the use of three dendrometers for measuring diameters at breast height. Southern Journal of Applied Forestry 35(3):136-141.
Bettinger, P; Siry, J; Cieszewski, C; Merry, K; Zengin, H; and Yesil, A. 2013. Forest management issues of the southern United States and comparisons with Turkey. Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry 37. [View]
Cieszewski, C; Lowe, R; Bettinger, P; and Kumar, A. 2013. Micro-detail comparative forest site analysis using high-resolution satellite imagery. Math. Comput. For. Nat.-Res. Sci. 5(1):16-37. [View]
Kim, H; Bettinger, P; and Cieszewski, C. 2012. Reflections on the estimation of stand-level forest characteristics using Landsat satellite imagery. Applied Remote Sensing Journal 2(2):45-56. [View]
Shan, Y; Bettinger, P; Cieszewski, C; and Wang, W. 2012. Pitfalls and potential of particle swarm optimization for contemporary spatial forest planning. Forest Systems 21(3):468-480. [View]
Strub, M and Cieszewski, C. 2012. Generalization of the Coefficient of Determination or R-square and its application to Self-Referencing Models. Math. Comput. For. Nat.-Res. Sci. 4(2):73-76. [View]
Cieszewski, C; Liu, S.B; Lowe, R; and Zasada, M. 2011. Spatially Explicit Biomass Sustainability Analysis for Bioenergy Mill Sitting in Georgia, USA. The Open Forest Science Journal 4(1):2-41. [View]
Bettinger, P; Molpus, R; Greene, D; Borders, B; Izlar, B; Siry, J; Harris, T; Kane, M; Cieszewski, C; Merry, K; Baldwin, S; Simmons, R; and Smith, J. 2011. Handbook of land and tree measurements. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Center for Forest Business.
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