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Analysis of thermal behavior and green areas in the city of Ribeirão Preto: a Master Plan subsidy

Grant number: 06/05993-4
Support Opportunities:Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
Effective date (Start): February 01, 2007
Effective date (End): January 31, 2008
Field of knowledge:Applied Social Sciences - Architecture and Town Planning - Architecture and Urbanism Technology
Principal Investigator:Magda Adelaide Lombardo
Grantee:Danúbia Caporusso Bargos
Host Institution: Instituto de Geociências e Ciências Exatas (IGCE). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Rio Claro. Rio Claro , SP, Brazil


The present work has as proposal to analyze the variation of the temperature, and the distribution of green spaces in the intra-urban sectors of the city of Ribeirão Preto, through the verification of the temperature of apparent surface derived from the wave-shortness of the infra-red ray for the thermal images caught by sensor ETM+ of satellite LANDSAT-7 in band 6 (março/2001), and of data collected in surface per meteorological station digital furniture in the same period and throughout the same year, similar of that if it gets given that they can subsidize and collaborate with the question of the urban thermal comfort in the elaboration of the Director Plan for the city of Ribeirão Preto.

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