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Paulo Fernandes

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
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  • 2053CitationsNumber 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)

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

Publications (5)

  • Evaluating fire growth simulations using satellite active fire data

    • Sá A
    • Benali A
    • Fernandes P
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
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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
    1Citations
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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.
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  • Post-fire plant diversity and abundance in pine and eucalypt stands in Portugal: Effects of biogeography, topography, forest type and post-fire management

    • Maia P
    • Keizer J
    • Vasques A
    • et al.
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    4Citations
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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)