FACULTY

Jim Lutz

Jim Lutz

Affiliate Assistant Professor
Forest community ecology
http://faculty.washington.edu/jlutz/

Office: Logan, UT
Phone: 435-797-0478 
Email: jlutz@uw.edu

Graduate Interest Group(s):

B.S., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, 1985
M.S., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, 1985
M.S., Management (MBA), Sloan School of Management, MIT, 1985
M.S., Ecosystem Analysis, University of Washington, 2005
Ph.D., Ecosystem Analysis, University of Washington, 2008


Recent Publications:
Lutz, J. A., J. W. van Wagtendonk, A. E. Thode, J. D. Miller, and J. F. Franklin. 2009. Climate, lightning ignitions, and fire severity in Yosemite National Park, California, USA. International Journal of Wildland Fire 18 (7):765-774.
Lutz, J. A., J. W. van Wagtendonk, and J. F. Franklin. 2009. Twentieth-century decline of large-diameter trees in Yosemite National Park, California, USA. Forest Ecology and Management 257(11):2296-2307.
Sprugel, D.G., Grieve, K., Gersonde, R., Doviak, M., Lutz, J.A., Halpern, C.B. 2009. Use of stand maps and a light model to predict consequences of ecological thinning. Ecological Modeling 220(24):3565-3575.