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Luiz Carlos Estraviz Rodriguez

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Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz (ESALQ)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

Agronomist (Universidade Estadual de Londrina, 1982), MSc in Agricultural Economics (University of São Paulo, 1987), PhD in Biometrics and Forest Management (The University of Georgia, USA, 1993). Visiting Professor at Northern Arizona University from 1992 to 1993. Professor at the Universidade de São Paulo since 1984 (Associate Professor II, since September 2013). Main interests in Forest Management, Forest Economics and Forest Biometrics, with an emphasis on decision support systems, evaluation of forest assets, mathematical optimization models for harvest scheduling, information technology for data management and use of LiDAR technology for quantification and qualification of forest biomass. Curently, the main research interest focuses on the quantification and qualification of forest biomass with laser scanning techniques for the development of three-dimensional maps and biometric models for the estimation of different forest populations´ parameters. I have acted as Director of USP´s CIAGRI (Information Technology in Agriculture Center, from August 2011 to September 2014). I was the first coordinator of the Environmental Management undergraduate course from 2001 to 2005 and coordinated the Forest Resources Graduate Program at ESALQ (USP) from 1998 to 2003, where I currently act as its deputy coordinator. As graduate supervisor I have advised 30 students (7 doctoral and 23 master students). In the Federal Government, at the invitation of the Minister of the Environment, I worked as the Executive Planning Manager for the Brazilian Forest Service from 2007 to 2009. More recently I have coordinated and maintained an exchange of doctoral students and researchers between USP and European universities with funds provided by the European Community (2011-2014). Internationally, I have also collaborated with FAO and ACTO, and also as a member of ITTO´s expert panel (from 2008 to 2010) where I acted as chairman in 2010. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

Research grants
Scholarships in Brazil
FAPESP support in numbers * Updated May 01, 2021
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12 / 5   Completed research grants
4 / 1   Completed scholarships in Brazil
1 / 0   Completed scholarships abroad
17 / 6   All research grants and scholarships

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Scientific publications resulting from Research Grants and Scholarships under the grantee's responsibility (5)

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SILVA, CARLOS ALBERTO; KLAUBERG, CARINE; CHAVES E CARVALHO, SAMUEL DE PADUA; HUDAK, ANDREW T.; ESTRAVIZ RODRIGUEZ, LUIZ CARLOS. Mapping aboveground carbon stocks using LiDAR data in Eucalyptus spp. plantations in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil. SCIENTIA FORESTALIS, v. 42, n. 104, p. 591-604, . Web of Science Citations: 14. (12/03176-0)

SILVA, CARLOS ALBERTO; HUDAK, ANDREW THOMAS; KLAUBERG, CARINE; VIERLING, LEE ALEXANDRE; GONZALEZ-BENECKE, CARLOS; CHAVES CARVALHO, SAMUEL DE PADUA; ESTRAVIZ RODRIGUEZ, LUIZ CARLOS; CARDIL, ADRIAN. Combined effect of pulse density and grid cell size on predicting and mapping aboveground carbon in fast-growing Eucalyptus forest plantation using airborne LiDAR data. Carbon Balance and Management, v. 12, . Web of Science Citations: 14. (12/03176-0)

SILVA, CARLOS ALBERTO; KLAUBERG, CARINE; HUDAK, ANDREW T.; VIERLING, LEE A.; LIESENBERG, VERALDO; CARVALHO, SAMUEL P. C. E; RODRIGUEZ, LUIZ C. E.. A principal component approach for predicting the stem volume in Eucalyptus plantations in Brazil using airborne LiDAR data. FORESTRY, v. 89, n. 4, p. 422-433, . Web of Science Citations: 15. (13/05081-9, 12/03176-0)

ALVES DE ALMEIDA, DANILO ROBERTI; NELSON, BRUCE WALKER; SCHIETTI, JULIANA; GORGENS, ERIC BASTOS; RESENDE, ANGELICA FARIA; STARK, SCOTT C.; VALBUENA, RUBEN. Contrasting fire damage and fire susceptibility between seasonally flooded forest and upland forest in the Central Amazon using portable profiling LiDAR. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, v. 184, p. 153-160, . Web of Science Citations: 15. (14/13381-5)

GORGENS, ERIC BASTOS; VALBUENA, RUBEN; ESTRAVIZ RODRIGUEZ, LUIZ CARLOS. A Method for Optimizing Height Threshold When Computing Airborne Laser Scanning Metrics. PHOTOGRAMMETRIC ENGINEERING AND REMOTE SENSING, v. 83, n. 5, p. 343-350, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (14/13381-5)

Academic Publications

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AMARAL, Tatiana Mahalem Do. Inclusão do controle de deflúvio em modelos de gestão florestal: um estudo no vale do Paraíba - SP.. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Piracicaba.  (00/06624-6

SILVA, Carlos Alberto. Carbono na parte aérea de plantios de Eucalyptus spp. - em nível de árvore por amostragem destrutiva e para talhões inteiros após o ajuste de métricas LiDAR. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Piracicaba.  (12/03176-0

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