USDA Forest Service

Pacific Southwest Research Station


Pacific Southwest Research Station
800 Buchanan Street
West Annex Building
Albany, CA 94710-0011

(510) 559-6300

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Center for Urban Forest Research

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Chelsea Wu
Post-doctoral researcher
Phone: (530) 759-1730

Center for Urban Forest Research
Pacific Southwest Research Station
USDA, Forest Service

1731 Research Park Dr.
Davis, CA 95618

Ph: (530) 759-1700
Fx: (530) 756-1409

Ph.D. Biosystems Engineering, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
M.S., Agricultural Mechanization Engineering, Zhejiang University, China
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Hefei University of Technology, China
Research Interests/Duties

Chelsea Wu joined the Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources at UC Davis as a Post-doctoral researcher in April 2006. She has been working at the Center for Urban Forest Research on urban tree canopy cover assessment using GPS, GIS and RS techniques, including developing a special algorithm to determine available tree planting spaces for the Million Trees LA initiative. She is particularly interested in spatial modeling using a variety of techniques.

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