31 Mar 2005

Weekly meeting: 31-March-05

An agreement has been signed between Metsäteho and University of Helsinki. The agreement enables the SIMO project to use the nationwide stem data collected by Metsäteho. Metsäteho's bucking simulator MASI will also be supplied to Lauri for use in his master's thesis.

17 Mar 2005

Weekly meeting: 17-March-05

It seems that stand level simulator developed using J - software for forest modeling and planning is generating realistic results. See initial results (in Finnish).
XML-based modelling approach will be tested with diameter distribution use case. Antti, Jouni and Jussi will work on this together with Timo Pekkonen.
Lauri will test the accuracy and performance of a bucking algorithm in forest management planning scenario in his master's thesis. Metsäteho will provide their bucking simulator for him to use.