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Session 1: Aerodynamic Interaction of Wind and Trees, I

 

 

The VENFOR Project: Wind and Forest Interactions from the Tree Scale to the Landscape Scale

Y. Brunet, T. Fourcaud, A. Achim, R. Belcher, I. Calmet, J.P. Caltagirone, H. Cleugh, F. de Coligny, M. Devalance, A. Druilhet, J.J. Finnigan, H. Foudhil, M. Gamboa-Marrufo, B. Gardiner, D. Guyon, D. Hughes, M. Irvine, E. Lamaud, F. Lohou, A. Lopez, B.J. Marshall, P. Mestayer, A. Morse, K.T. Paw U, M.R. Raupach, D. Sellier, R.H. Shaw, D. Soulier, C. Wood, B. Yang

 

 

P1/1

Storm-Related Characteristics of the Turbulent Airflow above a Scots Pine Forest

D. Schindler,  H. Mayer

 

P1/2

Windstorm 'LOTHAR': Orographic Influences on Storm Damage in the Black Forest

J. Schmoeckel, C. Kottmeier, E. Aldinger, D. Seemann 

 

P1/3

 

Session 2:  Aerodynamic Interaction of Wind and Trees, II

   

 

The Influence of Aerodynamic Properties of Forest Edges and Stands on the Pressure Pattern within a Forest

W.Agster, B. Ruck  

 

 

P2/1

The VENFOR Project: the Role of Forest Edges in the Patterns of Turbulence Development - Findings from a Field Experiment, Wind Tunnel Experiment and a Large Eddy Simulation Model Experiment

A.P. Morse, Y. Brunet, M. Devalance, M. Gamboa-Marrufo, M.R. Irvine, B.J. Marshall, K.T. Paw U, R.H. Shaw, C. Wood, B. Yang, B.A.Gardiner  

 

P2/2

Interaction of Trees with Boundary Layer Flow

J. Vogt , H. Lauerbach, M. Meurer, M. Langner

 

P2/3

An Experimental Analysis of the Wind Induced Failure of Wheat Crops

M. Sterling, C. Baker, P. Berry

 

P2/4

 

Session 3:  Aerodynamic Interaction of Wind and Trees, III

   

 

Calibration and Applications of a Shelterbelt Turbulent Flow Model

E. S. Takle, M. J. Falk, X. Zhou, J. R. Brandle

 

 

P3/ 1

Shelter Efficiency of Double-Arranged Windbreaks

C. Frank, B. Ruck

 

P3/2

Scattered Trees and Wind Protection under African Conditions

C.J. Stigter, N. K. Nasr Al-amin, S.B.B. Oteng’i, R.M.R. Kainkwa, L.O.Z. Onyewotu

 

P3/3

The Role of Wind for Fog Deposition Intensity in the Sudety Mts.

M. Blas, M. Sobik

 

P3/4

 

Session 4:  Ecological Dynamics Following Windthrow

 

 

Windstorm Damage and Microsite Colonization in Pristine Pine Forests in Urho Kekkonen National Park, Eastern Lapland

H. Kauhanen

              

 

P4/1

Consequences of Large-Scale Windthrow on the Regeneration and Diversity of Two Boreal Forests in the Central Urals

S.A. Mochalov, R. Lässig, P.A. Moiseev, V.A. Nechaeva, S.I. Fedorenko, Y.E. Michailov, A.Y. Syusko, A.V. Benkov, H. Lischke, E.A. Zoteeva

 

P4/2

Wind Mortality in a Natural Deciduous Forest - Draved Forest, Denmark

A. Wolf, R. H. W. Bradshaw, P.F. Moeller, J. Bigler

 

P4/3

Stand Renewal of Storm-Damaged Beech Forests under the Influence of Competing Vegetation

C. Angst

 

P4/4

 

Session 5:  Aerodynamic Interaction of Wind and Trees, IV / Ecological Dynamics Following Windthrow

 

 

Wind-Driven Gap Formation and Gap Expansion in Spruce Forests of Upland 

Britain

C.P. Quine

 

 

P5/1

The VENFOR Project: Response of a Homogeneous Forest Canopy to Wind Stress through the Analysis of Accelerometer Measurements

F. Lohou, A. Lopez, A. Druilhet, Y. Brunet, M. Irvine, E. Lamaud

 

P5/2

Development of Forest Regeneration in Bavaria after the Storm Damages in 1990

H. Borchert, M. Mößnang, W.Guglhör

 

P5/3

The Impact of Extreme Wind Events on Natural Forest Ecosystem Dynamics

M.G. Kramer

 

P5/4

 

Session 6:  Storm Impacts and Risk Modelling, I

 

 

An Integrated Assessment of the Potential for Change in Storm Activity over Europe: Implications for Forestry in the UK

C. Hanson, J. Palutikof, T. Osborn, T. Davies, T. Holt, C. Quine

 

 

P6/1

Evaluating WINDA - A Tool for Assessing the Probability of Wind Damage to Forest Stands

K. Blennow, E. Olofsson,  O. Sallnäs

 

P6/2

Development of a GIS Based Wind Risk System for British Forestry

B.A. Gardiner, J. Suárez, C.P. Quine

 

P6/3

Vulnerability of Forests to Storm Damage in a Forest District of South-western Germany Situated in the Periphery of the 1999 Storm (LOTHAR)

U. Kohnle, S. Gauckler

 

P6/4

 

Session 7: Physical and Numerical Modelling of Airflow around Trees

 

 

Physical Modelling of a Finite Forest Area - Transport of Biogenic Emissions

S. Aubrun, B. Leitl, M. Schatzmann

 

 

P7/1

Wind Effects on Populus sp.

G. Tevar Sanz, A. Sanz-Andres, M. Fernandez-Cañadas, M. A. Grande Ortiz

 

P7/2

The VENFOR Project: A k-e Model for Simulating Wind Flow in Heterogeneous Forest Canopies

H. Foudhil, Y. Brunet, J.P. Caltagirone

 

P7/3

On the Complex Atmospheric Flow Modelling Including Pollution Dispersion

L. Beneš, T. Bodnár, Z. Janour, K. Kozel, I. Sládek

 

P7/4

 

Session 8: Storm Impact and Risk Modelling, II

 

 

Wind Damage in Alternative Silvicultural Systems: Review and Synthesis of Previous Studies

J.R. Moore, S.J. Mitchell, D.A. Maguire, C. P. Quine

 

 

P8/1  

 

Gale Disasters in Slovakia : Consequences and Management Implications

M. Pavlík,  Š. Pavlík

 

 

P8/2

The Relative Importance of Soil Acidification and  Nitrogen Deposition for Storm Damage in Forests – Methodological Considerations and Presentation of a Broad Scale Study

P. Mayer, P. Brang, M. Dobbertin, S. Zimmermann

 

P8/3

Tree Growth in Coastal and Inland Environments of Newfoundland: Wind, Salt Spray and Climate Change

P. Nosko

 

P8/4

 

Session 9: Biomechanics, I

 

 

Failure Modes for Trees and Related Criteria

C. Mattheck, K. Bethge, R. Kappel, P. Müller, I. Tesari

 

 

P9/1

Wind Stability of Trees on Slopes

A. Achim, B. Nicoll, S. Mochan, B. Gardiner

 

P9/2

A Population Approach to Study Forest Stand Stability to Wind: Individual Tree-Based Mechanical Modelling

P. Ancelin,  B. Courbaud, T. Fourcaud

 

P9/3

Acclimative Growth in Douglas-Fir

S.J. Mitchell

 

P9/4

 

Session 10: Biomechanics, II

 

 

Compression Failures in Wind-Damaged Spruce Trees

M. Arnold

 

 

P10/1

Effect of Precommercial Thinning on Balsam Fir Resistance to Windthrow

J.-C. Ruel, A. Achim, B. Gardiner, C. Larouche

 

P10/2

Forest Stand Characteristics and Wind and Snow Induced Forest Damage in Boreal Forest

P. Pellikka, E. Järvenpää 

 

P10/3

The Effect of Unidirectional Stem Flexing on Shoot and Root Morphology and Architecture in Young Pinus Sylvestris Trees

S. B. Mickovski, A. R. Ennos

 

P10/4

 

Session 11: Storm Impacts and Risk Modelling, III

 

 

Planting - A Risk for the Stability of Forest Stands?

R. Nörr

 

 

P11/1

Stand Conditions after Heavy Storm Windthrow in Northeast Estonia

K. Jõgiste, T.Ilisson

 

P11/2

Assessment of Effects of Thinning on Wind Damage in Pinus thunbergii Plantations

J. Zhu, T. Matsuzaki, F. Li, G. Yutaka

 

P11/3

Observations on Wind Damage in Permanent Forest  Plots

S. Braun, W. Flückiger

 

P11/4

 

Session 12: Biomechanics, III

 

 

Root Anchorage of Maritime Pine (Pinus pinaster Ait.) Growing in Different Soil Conditions

V. Cucchi, A. Stokes, C. Meredieu, S. Berthier, M. Najar, D.Bert

 

 

P12/1

Modelling the Influence of Morphological and Mechanical Properties on the Anchorage of Root Systems

L. Dupuy, T. Fourcaud, P. Lac, A. Stokes

 

P12/2

Numerical Analysis of the Anchorage of Maritime Pine Trees in  Connection with Root Structure

T. Fourcaud, F. Danjon,  L. Dupuy

 

P12/3

Incidence of Root Rots on Forest Strips along Mountain Roads in the Alps

N. La Porta, P. Ambrosi

 

P12/4

 

Session 13: Storm Impacts and Risk Modelling, IV

 

 

Extent of Storms in the Ukrainian  Carpathians

V. Lavnyy, R. Lässig

 

 

P13/1

Wind-Induced Damage to Polish Forests and the Methods of Mitigating its Effect

M. Mikulowski, W. Gil

 

P13/2

Impact of Windthrow on Mountain Protection Forests

W. Schönenberger

 

P13/3

 

Session 14: Biomechanics, IV

 

 

The VENFOR Project: Influence of the Aerial Architecture on Tree Swaying - An Experimental Approach

D. Sellier, D. Soulier, T. Fourcaud, Y. Brunet

 

 

P14/1

The Effect of Growth Space Characteristics on the Tree Growth Response  with Respect to Tree Mechanics and Internal Stem Properties

F. Brüchert

 

P14/2

 

 

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