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- Gómez-García, Esteban, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Annals of forest science 2013 v.70 no.7 pp. 707-715
- Betula; autocorrelation; equations; statistical models; stem form; trees; Spain
- ... CONTEXT : Taper equations predict the variation in diameter along the stem, therefore characterizing stem form. Several recent studies have tested mixed models for developing taper equations. Mixed-effects modeling allow the interindividual variation to be explained by considering both fixed-effects parameters (common to the population) and random-effects parameters (specific to each individual). ...