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Paulo Artaxo

  • Environmental Physics
  • Full Professor of Physics
  • Universidade de Sao Paulo Instituto de Fisica
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  • 21637CitationsNumber of citations received by Paulo's publications. Updated daily.

About

I am interested in global climate change, with special emphasis on the role of aerosol particles in climate. This include the interaction between aerosol and clouds. Also the Amazonian ecosystem is the focus of my research involving carbon balance, nutrient cycling and other issues

Editorships

Frontiers on Earth Science

Editor

2016 - Present

Atmospheric Environment

Editorial Board

2012 - 2017(5 years)

Recent publications

  • Comparing parameterized versus measured microphysical properties of tropical convective cloud bases during the ACRIDICON-CHUVA campaign

    • Campos Braga R
    • Rosenfeld D
    • Weigel R
    • et al.
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  • Optical and geometrical properties of cirrus clouds in Amazonia derived from 1 year of ground-based lidar measurements

    • Gouveia D
    • Barja B
    • Barbosa H
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Full Professor of Physics

Universidade de Sao Paulo Instituto de Fisica

January 1985 - Present

Education

PhD

University of São Paulo

June 1980 - June 1985(5 years)