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Hugo CARRAO

  • PHD
  • Scientific project officer
  • European Commission Joint Research Centre Ispra Sector
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  • 546CitationsNumber of citations received by Hugo's publications. Updated daily.

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Research interests

climate risk managementdrought monitoring and impact assessment methodologiesclimate-vegetation interactionsvegetation dynamicsland use/land cover mapping

About

I am a spatial statistician and environmental scientist with expertise in the topics of Remote Sensing (RS) and Geographic Information Science (GIS) applied to land-use/land-cover (LULC) mapping, biophysical modelling of agricultural systems and climate risk management.

Co-authors (36)

Publications (5)

  • Global projections of drought hazard in a warming climate: a prime for disaster risk management

    • Carrão H
    • Naumann G
    • Barbosa P
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    2Citations
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  • Improving image classification accuracy: A method to incorporate uncertainty in the selection of training sample set

    • Gonçalves L
    • Fonte C
    • Carrão H
    • et al.
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    1Citations
  • Incorporating uncertainty in the accuracy assessment of land cover maps using fuzzy numbers and fuzzy arithmetic

    • Sarmento P
    • Carrão H
    • Caetano M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    2Citations
  • Cartografia temática de ocupação/uso do solo do Instituto Geográfico Português

    • Caetano Mário, Pereira Maria, Carrão Hugo, Araújo António, Nunes António N
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  • Land cover classification in Portugal with intra-annual time series of MERIS images

    • Carrão H
    • Araújo A
    • Caetano M
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    0Citations

Professional experience

Scientific project officer

European Commission-Joint Research Centre

November 2010 - Present

Education

Ph.D. in Information Management

Universidade Nova de Lisboa

February 2005 - January 2010(5 years)