Mapping Child Passenger Safety Needs and Resources for Michigan's Children (Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration)
Explaining Protected Areas (PA) Outcomes in the Andes-Amazon Region (Moore, Gordon and Betty, Foundation)
Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Professor, School of Natural Resources & Environment.
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Dr. Brown's research focuses on linking observable landscape patterns -- obtained through remote sensing, ecological mapping, and digital terrain analysis -- with ecological and social processes.
Bierbaum, R., Daniel Brown, and J. McAlpine. 2008. Coping with climate change: National Summit Proceedings. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan, School of Natural Resources and Environment.
Sylvester, Kenneth M., Myron Gutmann, and Daniel G. Brown. Online Access 2015. "At the margins: agriculture, subsidies and the shifting fate of North America's native grassland." Population and Environment, . DOI. Abstract.
Tian, Qing, Daniel G. Brown, Shuming Bao, and Shuhua Qi. 2015. "Assessing and mapping human well-being for sustainable development amid flood hazards: Poyang Lake Region of China." Applied Geography, 63: 66-76. DOI. Abstract.
Chen, J., R. John, Y. Zhang, C. Shao, Daniel G. Brown, O. Batkhishig, A. Amarjargal, Z. Ouyang, G. Dong, D. Wang, and J. Qi. 2015. "Divergences of Two Coupled Human and Natural Systems on the Mongolian Plateau." BioScience, 65(6): 559-570. DOI. Abstract.
Wilson, C., and Daniel G. Brown. 2015. "Change in visible impervious surface area in southeastern Michigan before and after the "Great Recession:'' spatial differentiation in remotely sensed land-cover dynamics." Population and Environment, 36(3): 331-355. DOI. Abstract.
Braden, J., Daniel G. Brown, D. Maidment, and S. Marquart-Pyatt. 2015. "Populating the Water World: Exploring Data Aspirations of Water Experts." Society & Natural Resources, 28(4): 439-451. DOI. Abstract.
Sylvester, Kenneth M., Daniel G. Brown, Susan Hautaniemi Leonard, Emily Merchant, and Meghan Hutchins. 2015. "Exploring agent-level calculations of risk and returns in relation to observed land-use changes in the US Great Plains, 1870-1940." Regional Environmental Change, 15(2): 301-315. PMCID: PMC4340090. DOI. Abstract.
Magliocca, N., Daniel G. Brown, V. McConnell, J. Nassauer, and S. Westbrook. 2014. "Effects of alternative developer decision-making models on the production of ecological subdivision designs: experimental results from an agent-based model." Environment and Planning B-Planning & Design, 41(5): 907-927. DOI. Abstract.
Visscher, R., J. Nassauer, Daniel G. Brown, W. Currie, and D. Parker. 2014. "Exurban residential household behaviors and values: Influence of parcel size and neighbors on carbon storage potential." Landscape and Urban Planning, 132: 37-46. DOI. Abstract.
Wang, J., Daniel G. Brown, and Y. Bai. 2014. "Investigating the spectral and ecological characteristics of grassland communities across an ecological gradient of the Inner Mongolian grasslands with in situ hyperspectral data." International Journal of Remote Sensing, 35(20): 7179-7198. DOI. Abstract.