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Francisco William da Cruz Junior

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Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Instituto de Geociências (IGC)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

graduate at Geologia from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (1995), master's at Geology from Universidade de São Paulo (1998) and ph.d. at Chemistry from Universidade de São Paulo (2003). , acting on the following subjects: brazil, paleoclimate, stalagmites, stable isotopes and isotopos estaveis. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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NOVELLO, V. F.; CRUZ, F. W.; MOQUET, J. S.; VUILLE, M.; DE PAULA, M. S.; NUNES, D.; EDWARDS, R. L.; CHENG, H.; KARMANN, I.; UTIDA, G.; et al. Two Millennia of South Atlantic Convergence Zone Variability Reconstructed From Isotopic Proxies. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 45, n. 10, p. 5045-5051, . Web of Science Citations: 13. (15/08351-2, 17/50085-3, 12/03942-4, 09/12902-3, 12/01187-4, 16/00299-4, 14/10095-1, 17/23687-2, 12/50260-6, 16/15807-5)

UTIDA, GISELLE; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; ETOURNEAU, JOHAN; BOULOUBASSI, IOANNA; SCHEFUSS, ENNO; VUILLE, MATHIAS; NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; PRADO, LUCIANA F.; SIFEDDINE, ABDELFETTAH; KLEIN, VINCENT; et al. Tropical South Atlantic influence on Northeastern Brazil precipitation and ITCZ displacement during the past 2300 years. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v. 9, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (16/15807-5, 17/50085-3)

MILLO, CHRISTIAN; STRIKIS, NICOLAS M.; VONHOF, HUBERT B.; DEININGER, MICHAEL; DA CRUZ, JR., FRANCISCO W.; WANG, XIANFENG; CHENG, HAI; EDWARDS, R. LAWRENCE. Last glacial and Holocene stable isotope record of fossil dripwater from subtropical Brazil based on analysis of fluid inclusions in stalagmites. CHEMICAL GEOLOGY, v. 468, p. 84-96, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (11/11662-9)

PINAYA, JORGE L. D.; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; CECCANTINI, GREGORIO C. T.; CORREA, PEDRO L. P.; PITMAN, NIGEL; VEMADO, FELIPE; LOPEZ, MARIA DEL C. ARMEN S.; PEREIRA FILHO, AUGUSTO J.; GROHMANN, CARLOS H.; CHIESSI, CRISTIANO M.; et al. Brazilian montane rainforest expansion induced by Heinrich Stadial 1 event. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v. 9, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (15/50683-2, 16/04982-0, 13/50297-0, 17/50085-3)

LOCOSSELLI, GIULIANO MASELLI; KROTTENTHALER, STEFAN; PITSCH, PHILIPP; ANHUF, DIETER; CECCANTINI, GREGORIO. Impact of temperature on the growth of a Neotropical tree species (Hymenaea courbaril, Fabaceae) at its southern distribution limit. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOMETEOROLOGY, v. 63, n. 12, p. 1683-1692, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (15/25511-3, 12/50457-4, 17/50085-3)

PUPIM, F. N.; SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; ALMEIDA, R. P.; RIBAS, C. C.; KERN, A. K.; HARTMANN, G. A.; CHIESSI, C. M.; TAMURA, L. N.; MINELI, T. D.; SAVIAN, J. F.; et al. Chronology of Terra Firme formation in Amazonian lowlands reveals a dynamic Quaternary landscape. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, v. 210, p. 154-163, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (16/09293-9, 14/23334-4, 12/17517-3, 15/18314-7, 16/11141-2, 12/50260-6, 14/05582-0)

TRINDADE, RICARDO I. F.; JAQUETO, PLINIO; TERRA-NOVA, FILIPE; BRANDT, DANIELE; HARTMANN, GELVAM A.; FEINBERG, JOSHUA M.; STRAUSS, BECKY E.; NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; KARMANN, IVO; et al. Speleothem record of geomagnetic South Atlantic Anomaly recurrence. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, v. 115, n. 52, p. 13198-13203, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (16/24870-2, 16/15807-5, 18/07410-3, 17/50085-3, 16/00299-4)

DE SOUZA, JONAS GREGORIO; ROBINSON, MARK; MAEZUMI, S. YOSHI; CAPRILES, JOSE; HOGGARTH, JULIE A.; LOMBARDO, UMBERTO; NOVELLO, VALDIR FELIPE; APAESTEGUI, JAMES; WHITNEY, BRONWEN; URREGO, DUNIA; et al. Climate change and cultural resilience in late pre-Columbian Amazonia. NATURE ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, v. 3, n. 7, p. 1007-1017, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (16/15807-5, 17/50085-3)

JAQUETO, PLINIO; TRINDADE, RICARDO I. F.; HARTMANN, GELVAM A.; NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; KARMANN, IVO; STRAUSS, BECKY E.; FEINBERG, JOSHUA M.. Linking speleothem and soil magnetism in the Pau d'Alho cave (central South America). JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, v. 121, n. 10, p. 7024-7039, . Web of Science Citations: 8. (12/50260-6, 12/01187-4, 12/03942-4)

KERN, ANDREA K.; KOVAR-EDER, JOHANNA; STACHURA-SUCHOPLES, KATARZYNA; WANG, WEI-MING; WANG, PUJUN. Radiometric dating re-evaluating the paleoenvironment and paleoclimate around the Plio-Pleistocene boundary in NE China (Changbai Mountains). REVIEW OF PALAEOBOTANY AND PALYNOLOGY, v. 224, n. 2, p. 134-145, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (14/05582-0)

MOQUET, J. S.; CRUZ, F. W.; NOVELLO, V. F.; STRIKIS, N. M.; DEININGER, M.; KARMANN, I.; VENTURA SANTOS, R.; MILLO, C.; APAESTEGUI, J.; GUYOT, J. -L.; et al. Calibration of speleothem delta O-18 records against hydroclimate instrumental records in Central Brazil. GLOBAL AND PLANETARY CHANGE, v. 139, p. 151-164, . Web of Science Citations: 11. (11/12238-6, 14/10095-1, 12/50260-6, 11/12013-4, 12/03942-4)

RAZIK, SEBASTIAN; CHIESSI, CRISTIANO M.; ROMERO, OSCAR E.; VON DOBENECK, TILO. Interaction of the South American Monsoon System and the Southern Westerly Wind Belt during the last 14 kyr. PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, v. 374, p. 28-40, . Web of Science Citations: 26. (10/09983-9, 11/50394-0)

AMPUERO, A.; STRIKIS, N. M.; APAESTEGUI, J.; VUILLE, M.; NOVELLO, V. F.; ESPINOZA, J. C.; CRUZ, F. W.; VONHOF, H.; MAYTA, V. C.; MARTINS, V. T. S.; et al. The Forest Effects on the Isotopic Composition of Rainfall in the Northwestern Amazon Basin. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, v. 125, n. 4, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (16/15807-5, 17/50085-3)

FEITL, MELINA; KERN, ANDREA K.; JONES, AMANDA; FRITZ, SHERILYN C.; BAKER, PAUL A.; JOECKEL, R. M.; SALENBIEN, WOUT; WILLARD, DEBRA. Paleoclimate of the subtropical Andes during the latest Miocene, Lauca Basin, Chile. PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, v. 534, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (12/50260-6, 14/05582-0)

KERN, ANDREA K.; GROSS, MARTIN; GALEAZZI, CRISTIANO P.; PUPIM, FABIANO N.; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE O.; ALMEIDA, RENATO P.; PILLER, WERNER E.; KUHLMANN, GABRIEL G.; BASEI, MIGUEL A. S.. Re-investigating Miocene age control and paleoenvironmental reconstructions in western Amazonia (northwestern Solimoes Basin, Brazil). PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, v. 545, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (17/06874-3, 12/50260-6, 14/05582-0, 14/23334-4)

DEININGER, MICHAEL; WARD, BRITTANY MARIE; NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.. Late Quaternary Variations in the South American Monsoon System as Inferred by Speleothems-New Perspectives Using the SISAL Database. QUATERNARY, v. 2, n. 1, . Web of Science Citations: 6. (16/15807-5, 13/50297-0, 18/12285-3, 17/50085-3)

CAMPOS, J. L. P. S.; CRUZ, F. W.; AMBRIZZI, T.; DEININGER, M.; VUILLE, M.; NOVELLO, V. F.; STRIKIS, N. M.. Coherent South American Monsoon Variability During the Last Millennium Revealed Through High-Resolution Proxy Records. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 46, n. 14, p. 8261-8270, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/15807-5, 17/50085-3)

NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; KARMANN, IVO; BURNS, STEPHEN J.; STIRKIS, NICOLAS M.; VUILLE, MATHIAS; CHENG, HAI; EDWARDS, R. LAWRENCE; SANTOS, ROBERTO V.; FRIGO, EVERTON; et al. Multidecadal climate variability in Brazil's Nordeste during the last 3000 years based on speleothem isotope records. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 39, . Web of Science Citations: 41. (06/06761-0)


AZEVEDO, VITOR; STRIKIS, NICOLAS M.; SANTOS, RUDNEY A.; DE SOUZA, JONAS GREGORIO; AMPUERO, ANGELA; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; DE OLIVEIRA, PAULO; IRIARTE, JOSE; STUMPF, CINTIA F.; VUILLE, MATHIAS; et al. Medieval Climate Variability in the eastern Amazon-Cerrado regions and its archeological implications. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v. 9, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/02656-9, 17/50085-3)

LUIS MARCELO-PENA, JOSE; ROIG, FIDEL A.; GOODWIN, ZOE A.; TOMAZELLO-FILHO, MARIO. Characterizing growth rings in the trees of Peru: A wood anatomical overview for potential applications in dendroecological-related fields. DENDROCHRONOLOGIA, v. 62, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (09/53951-7, 17/50085-3)

NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; MCGLUE, MICHAEL M.; WONG, CORINNE I.; WARD, BRITTANY M.; VUILLE, MATHIAS; SANTOS, RUDNEY A.; JAQUETO, PLINIO; PESSENDA, LUIZ C. R.; ATORRE, TIAGO; et al. Vegetation and environmental changes in tropical South America from the last glacial to the Holocene documented by multiple cave sediment proxies. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 524, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/24870-2, 15/08351-2, 17/50085-3, 12/03942-4, 18/12285-3, 16/00299-4, 16/15807-5, 14/10095-1, 17/23687-2, 12/50260-6)

MACARIO, K. D.; STRIKIS, N. M.; CRUZ, F. W.; HAMMERSCHLAG, I; ALVE, E. Q.; NOVELLO, V. F.; EDWARDS, L.; CHENG, H.; ANDRADE, F. R. D.; BUARQUE, P. F. S. M.; et al. Assessing the dead carbon proportion of a modern speleothem from central Brazil. QUATERNARY GEOCHRONOLOGY, v. 52, p. 29-36, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/23687-2, 16/15807-5, 17/50085-3)

NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; VUILLE, MATHIAS; STRIKIS, NICOLAS M.; EDWARDS, R. LAWRENCE; CHENG, HAI; EMERICK, SUELLYN; DE PAULA, MARCOS S.; LI, XIANGLEI; BARRETO, ELINE DE S.; et al. A high-resolution history of the South American Monsoon from Last Glacial Maximum to the Holocene. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v. 7, . Web of Science Citations: 28. (15/08351-2, 12/03942-4, 09/12902-3, 12/01187-4, 16/00299-4, 14/10095-1, 12/50260-6, 16/15807-5)

GODOY-VEIGA, MILENA; SLOTTA, FRANZISKA; ALECIO, PAULA CHRISTIANI; CECCANTINI, GREGORIO; BUCKERIDGE, MARCOS SILVEIRA; LOCOSSELLI, GIULIANO MASELLI. Improved tree-ring visualization using autofluorescence. DENDROCHRONOLOGIA, v. 55, p. 33-42, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/21728-2, 15/25511-3, 17/50085-3, 08/57908-6)

SALLES, LEANDRO O.; PERINI, FERNANDO A.; TOLEDO, PETER M.; GUEDES, PATRICIA G.; RAMOS, RENATO R. C.; STRIKIS, NICOLAS M.; OLIVEIRA, LUIZ FLAMARION B.; HOFMANN, GABRIEL S.; CALVO, EMILIO M.; STAFFORD, JR., THOMAS W.. A new record of a Scelidotheriine ground sloth (Xenarthra, Mylodontidae) from Central Brazil: Quaternary cave stratigraphy, taxonomy and stable isotopes. PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, v. 461, p. 253-260, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (11/12013-4)

NOVELLO, VALDIR F.; VUILLE, MATHIAS; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; STRKIS, NICOLAS M.; DE PAULA, MARCOS SAITO; EDWARDS, R. LAWRENCE; CHENG, HAI; KARMANN, IVO; JAQUETO, PLNIO F.; TRINDADE, RICARDO I. F.; et al. Centennial-scale solar forcing of the South American Monsoon System recorded in stalagmites. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v. 6, . Web of Science Citations: 35. (15/08351-2, 12/03942-4, 09/12902-3, 12/01187-4, 14/10095-1, 12/50260-6)

BRAHIM, Y. AIT; WASSENBURG, J. A.; SHA, L.; CRUZ, F. W.; DEININGER, M.; SIFEDDINE, A.; BOUCHAOU, L.; SPOETL, CHRISTOPH; EDWARDS, R. L.; CHENG, H.. North Atlantic Ice-Rafting, Ocean and Atmospheric Circulation During the Holocene: Insights From Western Mediterranean Speleothems. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 46, n. 13, p. 7614-7623, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (17/50085-3)


BERTASSOLI, JR., D. J.; SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; CHIESSI, C. M.; SCHEFUSS, E.; HARTMANN, G. A.; HAEGGI, C.; CRUZ, F. W.; ZABEL, M.; MCGLUE, M. M.; SANTOS, R. A.; et al. Spatiotemporal Variations of Riverine Discharge Within the Amazon Basin During the Late Holocene Coincide With Extratropical Temperature Anomalies. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 46, n. 15, p. 9013-9022, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/11141-2, 17/25735-4, 17/50085-3, 14/23334-4, 16/02656-9)

BENDER, VERA B.; HANEBUTH, TILL J. J.; CHIESSI, CRISTIANO M.. Holocene shifts of the Subtropical Shelf Front off southeastern South America controlled by high and low latitude atmospheric forcings. PALEOCEANOGRAPHY, v. 28, n. 3, p. 481-490, . Web of Science Citations: 12. (11/50394-0, 10/09983-9, 12/17517-3)

Academic Publications

(References retrieved automatically from State of São Paulo Research Institutions)

NOVELLO, Valdir Felipe. Paleoclima do Centro-Oeste do Brasil desde o último período glacial com base em registros isotópicos de espeleotemas. Tese (Doutorado) -  Instituto de Geociências.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Paulo.  (12/03942-4

BARRETO, Eline Alves de Souza. Reconstituição da pluviosidade da Chapada Diamantina (BA) durante o Quaternário Tardio através de registros isotópicos (O e C) em estalagmites. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Instituto de Geociências.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Paulo.  (08/01997-0

PAULA, Marcos Saito de. Variabilidade do sistema de monções de verão durante os últimos 1500 anos na região de Bonito-MS com base em registros paleoclimáticos de espeleotemas. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Instituto de Geociências.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Paulo.  (09/12902-3

STRÍKIS, Nicolás Misailidis. Atividade do Sistema de Monção Sul-americana na porção central do Brasil durante o último período glacial a partir da aplicação de isótopos de oxigênio em espeleotemas. Tese (Doutorado) -  Instituto de Geociências.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Paulo.  (11/12013-4

JUNIOR, Francisco William da Cruz. Aspectos geomorfológicos e geoespeleologia do carste da Região de Iraquara, centro-norte da Chapada Diamantina, Estado da Bahia. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Instituto de Geociências.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Paulo.  (96/05685-4

JUNIOR, Francisco William da Cruz. Estudo paleoclimático e paleoambiental a partir de registros geoquímicos quaternários em espeleotemas das regiões de Iporanga (SP) e Botuverá (SC). Tese (Doutorado) -  Instituto de Geociências.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Paulo.  (99/01602-5

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