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Paulo Fernandes

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
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  • 2157CitationsNumber of citations received by Paulo's publications. Updated daily.

Research interests

fire managementfire ecologyFire behaviour

About

I do research on several wildland fire topics, namely fuel and fire behaviour modelling, fire effects on trees, fuel management and prescribed burning, fire regime drivers, and fire policy analysis

Co-authors (174)

Publications (5)

  • On the fire-spread rate influence of some fuel bed parameters derived from Rothermel's model thermal energy balance

    • Rossa C
    • Fernandes P
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    0Citations
  • Scientific support to prescribed underburning in southern Europe: What do we know?

    • Fernandes P
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
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  • On the effect of live fuel moisture content on fire rate of spread

    • Rossa C
    • Fernandes P
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    0Citations
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  • Informed debate on the use of fire for peatland management means acknowledging the complexity of socio-ecological systems

    • Davies G
    • Kettridge N
    • Stoof C
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    2Citations
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  • The peatland vegetation burning debate: Keep scientific critique in perspective. a response to brown et al. and douglas et al.

    • Matt Davies G
    • Kettridge N
    • Stoof C
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    2Citations
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Editorships

Annals of Forest Sciences

Associate Editor

2017 - Present

International Journal of Wildland Fire

Editorial Advisory Committee (Chair)

2015 - Present

Forest Ecology and Management

Guest Editor

2011

Professional experience

Associate Professor

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro

April 2013 - Present

Researcher

UTAD - CITAB

July 2008 - Present

Assistant researcher

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro - UTAD

January 2006 - March 2013(7 years)