Robert Froese, PhD, RPF, CF

Associate Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Renewable Resources Dept
Associate Professor and Endowed Chair in Forest Growth & Yield, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Renewable Resources Dept

Contact

Associate Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Renewable Resources Dept
Email
refroese@ualberta.ca

Associate Professor and Endowed Chair in Forest Growth & Yield, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Renewable Resources Dept
Email
refroese@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-0274
Address
701 General Services Building
9007 - 116 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H1

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Forestry Growth & Yield Biometrics Inventory Quantitative Silviculture

Courses

REN R 215 - Forest Measurements

Principles and practices of measuring and estimating present and future fibre production of forest communities, including applications of statistics, sampling techniques, regression analysis, and computer programming. Prerequisites: *3 STAT. Pre- or corequisite: REN R 110. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.


REN R 295 - Special Topics in Field Skills and Their Application in Forest Sciences

Focuses on specialized field skills and their application in forest sciences. The course involves off-campus field experiences. Pre- or corequisite: REN R 290.


REN R 448 - Forest Growth and Yield

Measurement, modelling, and forecasting the future development of attributes of trees and forest stands. Tree taper, volume, and biomass estimation, recruitment, growth, yield, and survival functions, site quality estimation, and simulation modelling including linkages to forest inventory, applications of remote sensing, and reference data programs for monitoring and model development. Prerequisite: REN R 215.


REN R 548 - Forest Growth and Yield

Measurement, modelling, and forecasting the future development of attributes of trees and forest stands. Tree taper, volume, and biomass estimation, recruitment, growth, yield, and survival functions, site quality estimation, and simulation modelling including linkages to forest inventory, applications of remote sensing, and reference data programs for monitoring and model development. Not to be taken if credit received for REN R 448. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.


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Featured Publications

Draper, M.C., C.C. Kern, and R.E. Froese

Forest Ecology and Management. 2021 November; 499


Premer, M.I and R.E. Froese

Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 2021 September; 52 (4):463-473


Draper, M.C. and R.E. Froese

Forest Science. 2021 August; 67 (5):607-617


Deng, C., S. Zhang, Y. Lu, R.E. Froese, J. Zheng, A. Ming, X. Liu, Y. Xie, and Q. Li

Forest Ecology and Management. 2020 December; 477 (118503)


Hupperts, S.F., C.R. Webster, R.E. Froese, E.A. Lilleskov, A.M. Marcarelli, and Y.L. Dickinson

Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 2020 December; 50 (12):1259-1267


Deng, C., R.E. Froese, S. Zhang, Y. Lu, X. Xu, and Q. Li

Annals of Forest Science. 2020 September; 77 (89)


Hupperts, S.F., C.R. Webster, R.E. Froese and Y.L. Dickinson

Forest Ecology and Management. 2020 April; 462 (117983)


Premer, M.I., R.E. Froese and E.D. Vance

Forest Ecology and Management. 2019 September; 447


Premer, M.I. and R.E. Froese

Forest Science. 2018 April; 64 (4):442-451