Publications by Researchers Funded by the Foundation


  • Hurmekoski, E., Hetemäki, L., Linden, M., 2015. Factors affecting sawnwood consumption in Europe. Forest Policy and Economics 50, 236-248.


  • Goltsev, V. 2014. Estimation of potential production of energy wood in the Leningrad region of Russia. Dissertationes Forestales 171. 65 p.  doi: 10.14214/df.171
  • Valbuena, R. 2014. Integrating Airborne Laser Scanning with Data from Global Navigation Satellite Systems and Optical Sensors. In: Maltamo M., Næsset E. & Vauhkonen J. (Eds.) Forestry Applications of Airborne Laser Scanning. Concepts and Case Studies. Managing Forest Ecosystems Series. Springer, Dordrecht. pp. 63-88.
  • Valbuena R., Packalen P., Tokola T. & Maltamo M. 2014. Canonical Correlation Analysis for Interpreting Airborne Laser Scanning Metrics along the Lorenz Curve of Tree Size Inequality. Baltic Forestry 20 (2): 326-332. Available at:
  • Valbuena R., Vauhkonen J., Packalen P., Pitkänen J. & Maltamo M. (2014) Comparison of Airborne Laser Scanning Methods for Estimating Forest Structure Indicators Based on Lorenz Curves.ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing95:23-33.


  • Hurmekoski, E. & Hetemäki, L. 2013. Studying the Future of the Forest Sector: Review and Implications for Long-Term Outlook Studies. Forest Policy and Economics, 34, 17–29.
  • Valbuena R., Packalén P., Mehtätalo L.,García-Abril  A., Maltamo M. (2013) Characterizing Forest Structural Types and Shelterwood Dynamics from Lorenz-based Indicators Predicted by Airborne Laser Scanning. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 43(11): 1063-1074, 10.1139/cjfr-2013-0147.
  • Valbuena R., Maltamo M., Martín-Fernández  S., Packalén P., Pascual C., Nabuurs G.J. (2013) Patterns of covariance between Airborne Laser Scanning metrics and Lorenz curve descriptors of tree size inequality. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 39: S1-S14 [available online:]
  • Valbuena R., De Blas A., Martín-Fernández  S., Maltamo M., Nabuurs G.J., Manzanera J.A. (2013) Within-Species Benefits of Back-projecting Airborne Laser Scanner and Multispectral Sensors in Monospecific Pinus sylvestris Forests. European Journal of Remote Sensing 46: 491-509 [available online:]


  • Hou, Z., Xu, Q., Nuutinen, T. & Tokola, T. Extraction of remote sensing-based forest management units in tropical forests, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 130, 15 March 2013, Pages 1-10, ISSN 0034-4257,
  • Ramcilovic-Suominen, S. 2012. Forest law compliance in the High-Forest Zone of Ghana: an analysis of forest farmers’ livelihoods, their forest values, and the factors affecting law compliance behaviour. Dissertationes Forestales 142. 85 p. Available at:
  • Ramcilovic-Suominen, S. & Epstein, G. Towards an analytical framework for forest law compliance. International Forestry Review, Volume 14, Number 3, September 2012 , pp. 326-336. doi:10.1505/146554812802646611.
  • Ramcilovic-Suominen, S. & Hansen, C. Why some forest rules are obeyed and others violated: instrumental and normative perspective of forest law compliance in Ghana. Forest Policy and Economics, Volume 23, October 2012, Pages 46-54.
  • Sabaheta Ramcilovic-Suominen, Jukka Matero, Margaret Shannon. Do Forest Values Influence Compliance with Forestry Legislation? The Case of Farmers in the Fringes of Forest Reserves in Ghana. Small-scale Forestry. Published online: 07 April 2012. doi:10.1007/s11842-012-9209-z.
  • Rubén Valbuena, Petteri Packalén, Susana Martı´n-Fernández, Matti Maltamo. Diversity and equitability ordering profiles applied to study forest structure. Forest Ecology and Management, Volume 276, 15 July 2012, Pages 185-195, ISSN 0378-1127, doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2012.03.036.


  • Zhengyang Hou, Qing Xu, Timo Tokola. Use of ALS, Airborne CIR and ALOS AVNIR-2 data for estimating tropical forest attributes in Lao PDR. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Volume 66, Issue 6, November 2011, Pages 776-786, ISSN 0924-2716, doi:10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2011.09.005.


  • Vadim Goltsev, Ján Ilavský, Timo Karjalainen, Yuri Gerasimov. Potential of energy wood resources and technologies for their supply in Tihvin and Boksitogorsk Districts of the Leningrad Region. Biomass and Bioenergy, Volume 34, Issue 10, October 2010, Pages 1440-1448, ISSN 0961-9534, doi:10.1016/j.biombioe.2010.04.007.
  • Goltsev V., Ilavský J., Gerasimov Y. & Karjalainen T. (2010). Potential for biofuel development in Tikhvin and Boksitogorsk districts of the Leningrad region - the analysis of energy wood supply chains and costs. Forest Policy and Economics 12(4): 308-316.
  • Sabaheta Ramcilovic-Suominen, David Gritten, Olli Saastamoinen. Concept of livelihoods in the FLEGT voluntary partnership agreement and the expected impacts on the livelihood of forest communities in Ghana. International Forestry Review. Vol.12(4):361-369. doi:10.1505/ifor.12.4.361.

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