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Journal Articles:

  • Gough, L.A., Rosa, I. and Gill, R.J. submitted to Global Change Biology. Future areas of risk to biodiversity across UK : projecting land-use change to cropland across Great Britain.
  • Rosa I., Gabriel, C., Carreiras, J. under review in Regional Environmental Change. Spatial and temporal dimensions of landscape fragmentation across the Brazilian Amazon.
  • Rosa I., Smith M., Purves D., Ewers R.M. 2016. The environmental legacy of modern tropical deforestation. Current Biology 26, 1–6
  • Bradley, A., Rosa, I., Pontius Jr., R., Ahmed, S., Araujo, M., Brown, D., Brandao, A., Camara, G., Carneiro, T., Hartley, A., Smith, M. and Ewers, R. 2016. SimiVal, a multi-criteria map comparison tool for land-change model projections.Environmental Modelling & Software 82, 229–240.
  • Ochoa-Quintero, J.M., Gardner, T., Rosa, I., Ferraz, S. and Sutherland, W. 2015. Thresholds of Species Loss in Amazonian Deforestation Frontier Landscapes. Conservation Biology.
  • Rosa I., Purves D., Carreiras J.M.B., Gabriel C., Ewers R.M. 2014. Modelling land cover change in the Brazilian Amazon: temporal changes in drivers and calibration issues. Regional Environmental Change. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10113-014- 0614-z
  • Rosa I., Ahmed S.E., Ewers R.M. 2014. The transparency, reliability and utility of land-use and land-cover change models. Global Change Biology. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12523.
  • Rosa I., Souza Jr. C., Purves D., Ewers R.M. 2013.Predictive modelling of contagious deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. PLOS One. 8(10): e77231. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077231

MSc theses:

  • 2016: Roxanne Gardiner (Project: Reconstructing Historical Land Cover Change in the Brazilian Legal Amazon), MSc student at Imperial College London
  • 2016: Alexandra Raposo(Project: Searching for the past in the present: reconstructing historical landscapes of the Amazon Basin using LULC modelling), MSc student at Imperial College London
  • 2015: Guy Bennett, MSc student at Imperial College London (Project: Modelling forest restoration and deforestation dynamics in the Atlantic Forest, Brazil)

International Conferences:

  • Rosa I., Smith M., Purves D., Ewers R.M. 2014 The environmental legacy of modern tropical deforestation. EcoSummit 2016 Ecological Sustainability: Engineering Change, Monpellier, France.
  • Rosa I., Smith M., Purves D., Ewers R.M. 2014 The carbon legacy of modern tropical deforestation. Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, Cairns, Australia.
  • Rosa I. 2014. Modelling land cover change in tropical rainforests. School of Agriculture, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Rosa I., Souza Jr. C., Purves D., Ewers R.M. 2012. Predictive modelling of contagious deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC), Bonito, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.
  • Rosa, I. 2011. A data-constrained predictive model of tropical deforestation and resultant carbon emissions. Student Conference on Conservation Science. Cambridge, UK (poster).
  • Rosa, I., Purves, D., and Ewers, R. 2010. A data-constrained predictive model of tropical deforestation and resultant carbon emissions. Microsoft Research Summer School. Cambridge, UK (poster).