Viña, Andrés

Viña, Andrés
Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability, Michigan State University

Ph.D., Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2004.  M.A., Geography, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2000. B.S., Biology, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá D. C. Colombia. 1995.  

Research Interests: 
Global environmental change, biophysical properties of vegetation (e.g., canopy cover, biomass, leaf area index, absorbed photosynthetically active radiation), vegetation productivity, land surface dynamics (e.g. deforestation, forest regeneration, vegetation phenology, drought monitoring), remote sensing, habitat modeling, human-environment interactions, conservation biology, biodiversity.