Matthew Hansen

Professor
Department: 
Department of Geographical Sciences
Institution: 
University of Maryland, College Park
Email: 
mhansen@umd.edu
Address: 4321 Hartwick Rd Suite 400 College Park MD United States 20740

Projects

Role Time period Project
Principal Investigator 05/01/2018 to 05/01/2021 A Cobra in the Forest? Quantifying the Impact of Perverse Incentives from Indonesia's Deforestation Moratorium, 2011 to 2016
Principal Investigator 07/01/2015 to 07/01/2018 Integrating Landsat 7, 8 and Sentinel 2 Data in Improving Crop Type Identification and Area E stimation
Co-Investigator 01/01/2014 to 03/30/2017 Assessment of North American Industrial Forests: Disturbances, Biomass Extraction, and Growth Vigor
Collaborator 01/01/2013 to 01/01/2016 The Role of Environmental, Socioeconomic, Institutional, and Land-Cover/LandUse Change Factors to Explain the Pattern and Causal Drivers of Anthropogenic Fires in Post-Soviet Eastern Europe
Collaborator 12/15/2012 to 12/14/2015 Food, Price and Conflict: Earth Observations-Based Agricultural Production Forecasting to Assess Potential Impacts on Grain Markets and Civil Unrest.
Principal Investigator 10/15/2011 to 01/27/2015 Advancing methods for global crop area estimation
Collaborator 01/01/2012 to 01/01/2015 Synthesis of Studies on Institutional Change and LCLUC Effects on Carbon, Biodiversity, and Agriculture After the Collapse of the Soviet Union
Principal Investigator 06/01/2008 to 05/31/2010 Producing Composite Imagery and Forest Cover and Change Characterizations for the Humid Tropics - A Contribution to the MDGLS Activity
Principal Investigator 01/01/2005 to 01/01/2008 Establishing a Global Forest Monitoring Capability Using Multi-Resolution and Multi-Temporal Remotely Sensed Data Sets
Principal Investigator 01/01/2001 to 01/01/2004 Land Use Change Around Protected Areas in LCLUC Sites: Synthesis of Rates, Consequences for Biodiversity, and Monitoring Strategies

Products

Product Title
Global Forest Change

Meeting presentations

Type Meeting Date Title
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Rockville, MD
04/09/2019
Integrating Landsat 7, 8 and Sentinel 2 Data in Improving Crop Type Identification and Area Estimation
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Rockville, MD
04/09/2019
Evaluation of High Resolution Data for LCLUC Science-Potapov
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Rockville, MD
04/12/2017
Integrating Landsat 7, 8 and Sentinel 2 data in improving crop type identification and area estimation
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Yangon, Burma
01/12/2016
Global Forest Change Products from Remote Sensing Data
Program Presentation Hanoi, Vietnam
11/05/2011
MODIS and Landsat Regional Products-example of Indonesia forest monitoring
Program Presentation Alexandria, Virginia
10/03/2011
Global Crop type Assessment-Soybean Area Estimation
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Adelphi, Maryland
03/28/2011
National-scale mapping of land cover and change with Landsat data
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Bethesda North Marriott, Bethesda, MD
04/20/2010
Producing Composite Imagery and Forest Cover and Change Characterizations
Poster Presentation Bethesda North Marriott, Bethesda, MD
03/31/2009
Global gross forest cover loss and carbon release 2000-2005
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Khon Kaen, Thailand
01/12/2009
Using MODIS and Landsat for monitoring forest cover and change
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation UMUC Inn and Conference Center, Adelphi, MD
04/28/2008
Mapping the boreal zone - forest cover and forest cover loss 2000 to 2005
Poster Presentation UMUC Inn and Conference Center, Adelphi, MD
04/04/2007
Forest Change Detection in Boreal Regions Using MODIS Data Time Series

Other Papers and Presentations

Type Year Title
Publications 2013 M. C. Hansen, P. V. Potapov, R. Moore, M. Hancher, S. A. Turubanova, A. Tyukavina, D. Thau, S. V. Stehman, S. J. Goetz, T. R. Loveland, A. Kommareddy, A. Egorov, L. Chini, C. O. Justice, and J. R. G. Townshend: High-Resolution Global Maps of 21st-Century Forest Cover Change. Science 15 November 2013: 342 (6160), 850-853. [DOI:10.1126/science.1244693]
Publications 2013 Hansen M.C., Potapov P.V., Moore R., Hancher M., Turubanova S.A., Tyukavina A., Thau D., Stehman S.V., Goetz S.J., Loveland T. R., Kommareddy A., Egorov A., Chini L., Justice C.O., Townshend J.R.G. (2013) High-Resolution Global Maps of 21st-Century Forest
Final Report 2011 Final Report: Producing Composite Imagery and Forest Cover and Change Characterizations for the Humid Tropics - A Contribution to the MDGLS Activity
Publications 2010 Hansen, M. C., Stehman, S. V., and Potapov, P. V.: Quantification of global gross forest cover loss, P. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 107, 8650–8655, oi:10.1073/pnas.0912668107, 2010.
Poster Presentation 2009 Global gross forest cover loss and carbon release 2000-2005
Publications 2008 Lindquist E, Hansen M. Roy D.P., Justice C.O., 2008. The suitability of decadal image data sets for mapping tropical forest cover change in the Democratic Republic of Congo: implications for the mid-decadal global land survey. International Journal of Rem
Publications 2008 Hansen, M., Roy, D.P, Lindquist, E., Justice, C., Alstatt, A., 2008. A method for integrating MODIS and Landsat data for systematic monitoring of forest cover and change in Central Africa. Remote Sensing of Environment. 112 (5), p.2495-2513
Poster Presentation 2007 Forest Change Detection in Boreal Regions Using MODIS Data Time Series

Other Papers And Presentations (Second Author)

Type Year Title
Publications 2017 Song, Xiao-Peng, Peter V. Potapov, Alexander Krylov, LeeAnn King, Carlos M. Di Bella, Amy Hudson, Ahmad Khan, Bernard Adusei, Stephen V. Stehman, and Matthew C. Hansen. "National-scale soybean mapping and area estimation in the United States using medium resolution satellite imagery and field survey." Remote Sensing of Environment 190 (2017): 383-395.
Publications 2015 Potapov, P., Turubanova, S., Tyukavina, A., Krylov, A., McCarty, J.L., Radeloff, V.C., and Hansen, M.C. 2015. Eastern Europe forest cover dynamics from 1985 to 2012 quantified using Landsat archive. Remote Sensing of Environment. 159: 28-43.
Publications 2015 Turubanova, S., Potapov, P., Krylov, A., Tyukavina, A., McCarty, J.L., Radeloff, V., and Hansen, M.C. 2015. Using the Landsat data archive to assess long-term regional forest dynamics assessment in Eastern Europe, 1985-2012. ISPRS - International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences 01/2015 XL-7/W3:531-537. DOI: 10.5194/isprsarchives-XL-7-W3-531-2015
Publications 2014 Roy, D.P., Qin, Y., Kovalskyy, V. , Vermote, E.F., Ju, J., Egorov, A., Hansen, M.C., Kommareddy, I., & Yan, L. (2014). Conterminous United States demonstration and characterization of MODIS-based Landsat ETM+ atmospheric correction. Remote Sensing of Environment, 140, 433-449.
Publications 2014 Krylov, A., McCarty, J.L., Potapov, P., Loboda, T., Tyukavina, A., Turubanova, S., and Hansen, M. 2014. Remote sensing estimates of stand-replacement fires in Russia, 2002-2011. Environmental Research Letters. 9(10): doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/9/10/105007. http://iopscience.iop.org/1748-9326/9/10/105007.
Publications 2011 Haas, J, S Running, A Hansen, C Davis. In Prep. Climate change across US National Parks: 1895-2007.
Poster Presentation 2011 Forest Cover Extent and loss in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Publications 2011 Davis, C, AJ Hansen, J Haas, S Running. In Review. Land use change across US National Parks: 1940-2007. Ecological Applications.
Publications 2010 Pittman K., Hansen M.C., Becker-Reshef I., Potapov P.V. and Justice C. O. 2010. Global Cropland Extent with Multi-year MODIS Data. Remote Sensing, 2 (7), 1844-1863.
Publications 2010 Becker-Reshef I., Justice C.O., Sullivan M., Vermote E., Tucker C., Anyamba A., Small J., Pak E., Masouka E., Schmaltz J. Hansen M., Pittman K., Birkett C., Willians D., Reynolds C., Doorn B., 2010. Monitoring global croplands with coarse resolution earth
Publications 2009 Jones, D.A., A.J. Hansen, K. Bly, K. Doherty, J.P. Verschuyl, J.I. Paugh, R. Carle, S.J. Story. 2009. Monitoring Land Use and Cover around National Protected areas: A Conceptual Approach. Remote Sensing of the Environment 113(7):1346-1356.
Publications 2009 R. DeFries, F. Rovero, P. Wright, J. Ahumada, S. Andelman, K. Brandon, J. Dempewolf, A. Hansen, J. Hewson, J. Liu. 2009. Linking Plot-level Biodiversity Measurements with Human Influences over Multiple Spatial Scales in the Tropics: A Conceptual Framework. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. doi:10.1890/080104
Publications 2008 Powell, S.L., A.J. Hansen, and W.B. Cohen. 2008. Mapping the extent and distribution of conifer cover increase in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. In Landscape Ecology Research Trends. Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, New York.
Publications 2008 Powell, S.L., A.J. Hansen, and W.B. Cohen. 2008. Mapping the extent and distribution of conifer cover increase in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. In Landscape Ecology Research Trends. Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, New York.
Publications 2007 Gude, P.H., A.J. Hansen, D.A. Jones. 2007. Biodiversity consequences of alternative future land use scenarios in Greater Yellowstone. Ecological Applications, 17(4), 1004-1018.
Publications 2007 Powell, S.L., and A.J. Hansen. 2007. Conifer Cover Increase in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem: Frequency, Rates, and Spatial Variation. Ecosystems 10(2):204-216.
Publications 2007 Powell, S.L., and A.J. Hansen. 2007. Conifer Cover Increase in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem: Frequency, Rates, and Spatial Variation. Ecosystems 10(2):204-216.
Publications 2007 Vester, H., D. Lawrence, R. Eastman, B.L. Turner II, S. Calme, R. Dickson, C. Pozo, and F. Sangermano. 2007. Land change in the Southern Yucatan and Calakmul Biosphere Reserve: Implications for habitat and biodiversity. Ecological Applications 17(4): 989–1003.
Publications 2007 Hansen, A.J. and R. DeFries. 2007. Ecological mechanisms linking protected areas to surrounding lands. Ecological Applications 17(4), 974-988.
Publications 2007 DeFries, R., A.J. Hansen, B.L. Turner, R.S. Reid and J. Liu. 2007. Towards scientific principles for regional management of landscapes surrounding protected areas. Ecological Applications 17(4) 1031-1038.
Publications 2007 Hansen, A.J. and R. DeFries. 2007. Land use change around nature reserves: Implications for sustaining biodiversity. Ecological Applications, 17(4) 972-973.
Publications 2007 Vina, A., S. Bearer, C. Xiaodong, H. Guangming, M. Linderman, L. An, H. Zhang, Z. Ouyang, and J. Liu. 2007. Temporal changes in connectivity of giant panda habitat across the borders of Wolong Nature Reserve (China). Ecological Applications 17(4): 1019–1030.
Publications 2005 Huston, M.A. 2005. The Three Phases of Land-Use Change: Implications for Biodiversity. Ecological Applications 15(6):1864-1878.
Publications 2005 Hansen, A.J., and R.S. DeFries. 2005. Land use intensification around nature reserves in mountains: Implications for biodiversity. Pgs. 551-562 in U. M. Huber, H.K.M. Bugmann, and M.A. Reasoner, eds., Global Change and Mountain Regions: An Overview of Current Knowledge. Kluwer Academic Publishers, New York.
Publications 2005 Hansen, A.J., and D. Brown. 2005. Land use change in rural America: An introduction. Ecological Applications 15(6):1849-1850.
Publications 2005 Hansen, A.J., R. Knight, J. Marzluff, S. Powell, K. Brown, P. Hernandez, and K. Jones. 2005. Effects of exurban development on biodiversity: Patterns, Mechanisms, Research Needs. Ecological Applications 15(6): 1893-1905.
Publications 2004 Wessels, K. J. R. S. De Fries, J. Dempewolf, L. O. Anderson, A. J. Hansen, S. L. Powell and E. F. Moran. 2004. Mapping regional land cover with MODIS data for biological conservation: Examples from the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, USA and Pará State, Brazil. Remote Sensing of Environment 92(1):67-83.
Publications 2004 Hansen, A.J., R. DeFries, W. Turner. 2004. Land Use Change and Biodiversity: A Synthesis of Rates and Consequences during the Period of Satellite Imagery. Pgs 277-299 in G. Gutman and C. Justice, eds., Land Change Science: Observing, Monitoring, and Understanding Trajectories of Change on the Earth's Surface. Springer Verlag, New York, NY.
Publications 2003 Gallant, A.L. A.J. Hansen, J.S. Councilman, D.K. Monte, and D.W. Betz. 2003. Vegetation Dynamics under fire exclusion and logging in a Rocky Mountain watershed: 1856-1996. Ecological Applications 13(2):385-403.
Publications 2003 Parmenter, A.P., A. Hansen, R. Kennedy, W. Cohen, U. Langner, R. Lawrence, B. Maxwell, A. Gallant, R. Aspinall. 2003. Land Use and Land Cover Change in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem: 1975-95. Ecological Applications 13(3):687-703.
Publications 2002 Hansen, A.J., R. Rasker, B. Maxwell, J.J. Rotella, A. Wright, U. Langner, W. Cohen, R. Lawrence, J. Johnson. 2002. Ecology and socioeconomics in the New West: A case study from Greater Yellowstone. BioScience 52(2)151-168.
Publications 2002 Hansen, A.J., and J.J. Rotella. 2002. Rural Development and Biodiversity: A Case Study from Greater Yellowstone. Pgs 123-140 in: Levitt, J., ed. Conservation in the Internet Age. Island Press. New York.
Publications 2001 Hansen, A.J., R.P. Neilson, V. Dale, C. Flather, L. Iverson, D. J. Currie, S. Shafer, R. Cook, P. Bartlein. 2001. Global Change in Forests: Interactions among Biodiversity, Climate, and Land Use. BioScience 51(9):765-779.
Publications 2001 Hansen, A.J. and J.J. Rotella. 2001. Nature Reserves and Land Use: Implications of the "Place" Principle. Pages 57-75 in Dale, V. and R. Haeuber, eds. Applying Ecological Principles to Land Management. Springer Verlag, New York, NY.
Publications 2001 Hansen, A.J., and V. Dale. 2001. Biodiversity in U.S. Forests Under Global Climate Change. Ecosystems (4):161-163.
Publications 2001 Hansen, A.J., and V. Dale. 2001. Biodiversity in U.S. Forests Under Global Climate Change. Ecosystems (4):161-163.
Publications 2001 Hansen, A.J., R.P. Neilson, V. Dale, C. Flather, L. Iverson, D. J. Currie, S. Shafer, R. Cook, P. Bartlein. 2001. Global Change in Forests: Interactions among Biodiversity, Climate, and Land Use. BioScience 51(9):765-779.
Publications 2000 Hansen, A.J., J.J. Rotella, M.L. Kraska and D. Brown. 2000. Spatial patterns of primary productivity in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Landscape Ecology. 15:505-522.
Publications 2000 Rasker, R. and A.J. Hansen. 2000. Natural amenities and population growth in the Greater Yellowstone region. Human Ecology Review 7(2):30-40.
Publications 1999 Hansen, A.J. and J.J. Rotella. 1999. Abiotic factors. Pages 161-209. In: M.L Hunter, Jr. (ed.). Maintaining biodiversity in forest ecosystems. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, Great Britain.
Publications 1999 Hansen, A.J., J.J. Rotella, and M.L. Kraska. 1999. Dynamic habitat and population analysis: A filtering approach to resolve the biodiversity manager's dilemma. Ecological Applications 9(4):1459–1476.
Publications 1999 Hansen, A.J., A. Gallant, J.J. Rotella, D. Brown. 1999. Natural and human drivers of biodiversity in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Pgs. 61-70 in Land use history of North America: Providing a context for understanding environmental change. T. Sisk, (ed.) Biological Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, Washington, D.C.