GIScience for sustainable development
Using semantics and spatial data science to explore petabytes of satellite images.
Courses on research methods and GIScience. Advised 25 PhDs and 28 MScs. Committed to gender and background diversity. Open access books on GIScience, Spatial Data Analysis and Spatial Databases (in Portuguese).
Key role on reduction of deforestation in Amazonia and Cerrado biomes. Contributed to studies on land use policy options for Brazil and with scientific guidance for Brazil’s pledges to the Paris Agreement.