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Nicholas Coops

Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing (I)
Head pro tem, Department of Forest Resources Management

Forest Sciences Centre
2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

work phone: 604-822-6452

Key research focus areas include:

  • Advanced forest inventory techniques using high spatial resolution optical remote sensing imagery and LIDAR
  • application of remote sensing imagery to computer visualization,
  • ecosystem and carbon accumulation modeling for biodiversity, production and greenhouse calculations,
  • wildfire, post fire severity and fuel hazard load mapping from real-time remote sensing
  • detection of damaging agents in forests using spectral forest condition mapping


Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing
Canadian Foundation of Innovation
Affiliate Faculty Oregon State University
Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies Early Career Senior Scholar 2005

Selected Publications

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