David Gil-Moreno, MSc.

PhD research student

David Gil Moreno

Email: david.gil@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Tel: +44 (0)300 067 5900
Tel direct: +44 (0)300 067 5939
Fax: +44 (0)131 445 5124

Forest Research
Northern Research Station
Midlothian EH25 9SY

David holds a M.Sc. in forestry engineering, with a specialisation in Forest Management, from the Technical University of Madrid. After completing an internship in the European Forest Institute and getting working experience with consultant companies, David joined Forest Research as a research trainee before going on to start his PhD in October 2013.

Current role

PhD Research Student

Based within the Sustainable Forestry and Climate Change team at Forest Research, David is undertaking a 3-year doctoral training programme (PhD) through Edinburgh Napier University. David is co-supervised within Forest Research by Dr Paul Mclean and by Dr Daniel Ridley-Ellis of Centre of Wood Science and Technology at Edinburgh Napier University.

Current programmes

Merchantability of Noble fir, Norway spruce, western red cedar and western hemlock
PhD Research Student

Conducting an advanced assessment of Noble fir, western hemlock, Norway spruce and western red cedar grown in Great Britain to determine the commercial potential.

Main recent publications

Gil-Moreno, D., Mclean, P., Ridley-Ellis, D. (2016). Simulating timber production and properties in multi-species planted forests. Wood QC 2016, Quebec, Canada, June 2016.