FACULTY

Eric Turnblom

Eric Turnblom

Associate Professor
Forest growth and yield modeling; Sampling and inventory; Biometrics


Office: Bloedel 232
Phone: 206-543-2762 
Email: ect@uw.edu

Graduate Interest Group(s): SUSTAINABLE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

B.S. (Honors), Forest Science, University of Illinois, 1983
M.Sc., Forest Mensuration, University of British Columbia, 1986
Ph.D., Forest Biometrics, University of Minnesota, 1994.


Research Interests:

Plant population and systems modeling, quantitative silviculture and stand dynamics, forest mensuration, biometrics, natural resources inventory, and sampling.

Courses Taught:Quarter offered:
ESRM 304 Environmental and Resource Assessment (5)Autumn
ESRM 323 Silviculture (5)Spring
ESRM 368 Natural Resource Measurements (4)Winter
Q SCI 482 Estimation & Hypothesis Testing for Ecologists & Nat. Res. Mgrs. (5.0)Winter
Current Sponsored Research:
Data gathering for updated logging residue ratios
Rotation Age Wood Quality analysis in Type II Installations
Recent Publications:
Suntana, A.S, E.C. Turnblom, K.A. Vogt. 2013. Addressing Unknown Variability in Seemingly Fixed National Forest Estimates: Aboveground Forest Biomass for Renewable Energy. Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects 35(6): 546-555
Vaughn, N.R., L.M. Moskal, E.C. Turnblom. 2011. Fourier transformation of waveform Lidar for species recognition. Remote Sensing Letters 2(4): 347-356.