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Franklin Sullivan

Phone: (603) 862-4035
Office: Earth Systems Research Center, Morse Hall, Durham, NH 03824


  • M.S., Forestry, University of New Hampshire
  • M.S., Natural Resources Management, University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., Forestry, University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Selected Publications

  • Howey, M. C. L., Sullivan, F. B., Tallant, J., Kopple, R. V., & Palace, M. W. (2016). Detecting Precontact Anthropogenic Microtopographic Features in a Forested Landscape with Lidar: A Case Study from the Upper Great Lakes Region, AD 1000-1600. PLOS ONE, 11(9). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0162062

  • Palace, M., Sullivan, F. B., Ducey, M., & Herrick, C. (2016). Estimating Tropical Forest Structure Using a Terrestrial Lidar. PLOS ONE, 11(4). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0154115

  • Palace, M. W., Sullivan, F. B., Ducey, M. J., Treuhaft, R. N., Herrick, C., Shimbo, J. Z., & Mota-E-Silva, J. (2015). Estimating forest structure in a tropical forest using field measurements, a synthetic model and discrete return lidar data. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 161, 1-11. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.01.020

  • Sullivan, F. B., Palace, M., & Ducey, M. (2014). Multivariate statistical analysis of asynchronous lidar data and vegetation models in a neotropical forest. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 154, 368-377. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2014.04.027

  • Sullivan, F. B., Ollinger, S. V., Martin, M. E., Ducey, M. J., Lepine, L. C., & Wicklein, H. F. (2013). Foliar nitrogen in relation to plant traits and reflectance properties of New Hampshire forests. CANADIAN JOURNAL OF FOREST RESEARCH, 43(1), 18-27. doi:10.1139/cjfr-2012-0324

  • Most Cited Publications