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Department of Remote Sensing Application in Forestry

Department of Remote Sensing Application in Forestry

1. Introduction

        Department of Remote Sensing Application in Forestry - DRAF was established in July 2014 with a young, enthusiastic and dynamic staffs contributing effectively to the implementation of programs, projects, scientific and technological subjects of the Institute. Particularly, the department is deeply involved in the activities of the National Forest Inventory and Inventory Project for the period 2013-2016 and contributes to the overall success of the project, giving prestige to the Institute. At present, there are 6 staffs, including 1 staff in the Russian Federation. Development orientation of the department is to research, apply GIS, remote sensing and information technology to propose solutions for sustainable development of the forestry sector in the context of climate change as well as actively participate in training, technology transfer related to professional fields. The staff members actively promote the solidarity to develop and determined to perform well-assigned tasks.

2. Functions and missions

- Functions:
        Advising the leaders to organize and implement the application of remote sensing technology and GIS in scientific research in forestry and investigation; inventory and assessment of changes in forest and forest land, water resources management, forest fire and other related activities in forestry.

- Missions:

  • Research on foundation and application of remote sensing in forest resource and forest land inventory and investigation.
  • Constructing the infrastructure of modern geographical information for management, monitoring of changes in forest resources and forest environmental monitoring, water resources management.
  • Research on development of technology for remote sensing application in early detection, forest fire prevention, and fighting;
    Participating in training, consultancy, appraisal, design, and implementation of projects and projects on the application of Remote Sensing in Agriculture and Forestry
  • Researching, implementing and transferring remote sensing technologies to agriculture and forestry activities;

3. Staffs
A thi
Nguyen Van Thi
Position: Head of the Department
Literacy: Master
Phone: 0915.686.127
Research fields:
1. Forest inventory and planning, forest ecology, sustainable forest management.
2. Applying GIS  in research and developing the solutions for forest management and protection in the context of global climate change.
3. Paypal for foresty environment services, constructing forestry databases, REDD+...
Curriculum vitae: CV link

nguyen hieu
Nguyen Van Hieu
Literacy: Master
Position: Researcher
Phone: 0983.956.383
Research fields:
Application of Remote sensing in forest resources and environmental management
Curriculum vitae: CV link
son ha
Nguyen Son Ha
Literacy: Master
Position: Researcher
Position: 0169.996.6186
Research fields:
Trees and forest impacts on environment analyzing
Curriculum vitae: CV link
Bui Dinh Dai
Literacy: Master
Position: Researcher
Phone: 0979.562.348
Research fields:
Forest ecology, roles of forests in natural disaster prevention and mitigation
Curriculum vitae: CV link
vuong ha
Vuong Thi Ha
Literacy: Bachelor
Position: Researcher
Phone: 0983.687.594

Research fields:
- Forestry
- Forest resources management
- Silviculture
- GIS and remote sensing
Curriculum vitae: CV link

4. Address

Department of Remote Sensing Application in Forestry - Telephone: 0462.543.212

Room 113 - 116, A3 Building, Institute for Forest Ecology and Environment - Vietnam National University of Forestry

Xuan Mai Town – Chuong My district - Ha Noi

Hướng nghiên cứu trọng điểm:
Hướng nghiên cứu trọng điểm Viện Sinh thái rừng và Môi trường (Research focus of IFEE):
1. Thiết lập hệ thống theo dõi, giám sát và cập nhật diễn biến rừng ngập mặn ven biển Việt Nam
(Developing a system to observe, monitor and update the changes of mangrove forests in Vietnam)  

2. Nghiên cứu xây dựng Hệ thống giám sát biến động rừng ven biển Việt Nam 2017 -2019 
(Developing the Vietnam coastal forest monitoring system during 2017-2019)

3.  Lập đề án phát triển rừng bền vững bằng phương thức nông lâm kết hợp và trồng cây phân tán giai đoạn 2019-2025 
(Planning a sustainable forest development project by combining agroforestry and planting scattered trees in the period of 2019-2025)
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