People

Associates working in the forest inventory and monitoring group at NMBU:

Staff:
Professor Erik Næsset
Professor Terje Gobakken
Professor Annika Kangas (Professor II)
Dr. Ole Martin Bollandsås (Reseacher)
Dr. Hans Ole Ørka (Researcher)
Dr. Knut Marius Hauglin (Researcher)
Dr. Marek Pierzchala (Researcher)
PhD student Kaja Kandare
PhD student Victor Strimbu
PhD student Zerihun Asrat Kutie

Associated members:
M.Sc. Roar Økseter

Alumni:
Dr. Stefano Puliti
(PhD student 2014 – 2017) Now: The Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research
Dr. Johannes Ralhf
(PhD student 2013 – 2017) Now: The Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research
Dr. Endre Hofstad Hansen (PhD student 2012 – 2015, Researcher 2015 – 2017) Now: Norwegian Forestry Extension Institute. 
Dr. Daud Jones Kachamba
(PhD student 2013 – 2016) Now: Department of Forestry, Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Malawi.
Dr. Liviu Theodor Ene (PhD student 2007 – 2012, Researcher 2012 – 2016) Now:  Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL
Dr. Ernest Mauya (PhD student 2012 – 2015) Now: Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), Morogoro, Morogoro, Tanzania
Dr. Karen Lone
(PhD student 2012 – 2015) Now: Norwegian Polar Institute
M.Sc. Vegard Lien (Employee 2008 – 2014) Now: Mjøsen Skog SA
Dr. Rune Østergaard Pedersen (PhD student 2010 – 2014) Now: Aarhus University
Dr. John Wirkola Dirksen
(PhD student 2009 – 2013) Now: Kongsvinger municipality
Dr. Nadja Stumberg
(PhD student  2008 – 2012) Now: Østfold County Council
Dr. Terje Kristensen (Employee 2007 – 2012) Now: SINTEF
Dr. Johannes Breidenbach (Employee 2009 – 2010) Now: The Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research

Visiting scientists:
Research Fellow Doc Cicimol Alexander, Bournemouth University,  Department of Life and Environmental Sciences (May to June 2017)
PhD student Francesca Giannetti, 
Department of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Systems, University of Florence (January to May 2017)
PhD student Zdeněk Patočka, Mendel University in Brno (From Mai to June 2016)
Professor Matti Maltamo
, University of Eastern Finland (visiting professor spring 2009, June 2011 and 2015)
PhD Student Patricia Arrogante Funes, King Juan Carlos University (From March 2015 to June 2015)
Dr. Jari Vauhkonen, University of Eastern Finland (September 2013)
PhD Student Jan Trochta Mendel University in Brno (September 2013)
Dr. Lauri Korhonen
, University of Eastern Finland (From January to June 2013)
Dr. Michele Dalponte, Research and Innovation Centre – Fondazione Edmund Mach (From June 2011 to April 2013)
Dr. Ross Nelson, NASA
(Multiple 1-4 weeks periods 2006-2010)
PhD student Eveliina Kotamaa,  University of Eastern Finland (Spring 2009)