Methods-Base Library of Methods developped in SuFoRun

This page presents the library of the methods used or developed in the participating institutions of the SuFoRun project.

Name Mixed Integer Stochastic Model
Year 2020    Contact email j.garcia@ctfc.es
Author Jordi Garcia-Gonzalo, Cristóbal Pais, Joanna Bachmatiuk, Susana Barreiro, Andres Weintraub.
Organisation and country  CTFC - Spain    
Method  Integer programming        
If other method describe    
Objective   Maximize Net Revenues subject to even-flow of harvests and area constraints
Decision variables The decision variables considered when each stand was going to be harvested
Level Forest
Temporal scale Medium
Has Multiple objectives ?  No     Uncertainty considered? Yes
Typical use case? Harvest Scheduling Proglems under uncertainty.
Free use or restricted Restricted use
Used in DSS? No
Name of the DSS  
Link to DSS  
Reference  Garcia-Gonzalo, J., Pais, C., Bachmatiuk, J., Barreiro, S., Weintraub, A. 2020. A Progressive Hedging approach to solve harvest scheduling problem under climate change. Forests. Forests 2020, 11(2), 224.
Link to Reference   https://doi.org/10.3390/f11020224
Name A mixed integer programming approach for multi-action planning for threat management
Year 2020    Contact email j.garcia@ctfc.es
Author Salgado-Rojas, J., Álvarez-Miranda, E., Hermoso, V., Garcia-Gonzalo, J., Weintraub, A
Organisation and country  CTFC - Spain    
Method  Integer programming        
If other method describe    
Objective   Find a management plan that minimizes the cost of implementing the proposed actions, satisfying an ecological objective.
Decision variables xik binary variable with value 1 if the action against threat k in unit i is selected.
Level Landscape
Temporal scale Short
Has Multiple objectives ?  Yes     Uncertainty considered? No
Typical use case? Planning the management actions to address threats to biodiversity.
Free use or restricted Free use
Used in DSS? Yes
Name of the DSS  
Link to DSS  
Reference  Salgado-Rojas, J., Álvarez-Miranda, E., Hermoso, V., Garcia-Gonzalo, J., Weintraub, A. 2020. A mixed integer programming approach for multi-action planning for threat Management. Ecological Modelling. Ecological Modelling. Volume 418, 15 February 2020.
Link to Reference   https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2019.108901