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Catherine Torres de Almeida

Catherine Torres de Almeida

  • Assistant Professor of Geoprocessing and Remote Sensing, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences of Vale do Ribeira – Campus of Registro/SP - Brazil
Catherine is a Biologist and Forest Engineer whose primary area of research is related to the dynamics of tropical ecosystems, climate change, and the potential of remote sensing data for environmental analysis. Her main study area has been the tropical forests of the Brazilian Amazon and Atlantic Forest biome.
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  • B.S., Forest Engineering, UFRRJ (Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), 2014
  • B.S., Biological Sciences, UERJ (State University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), 2015
  • M.S., Environmental and Forestry Sciences, UFRRJ (Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), 2016
  • Ph.D., Remote Sensing, INPE (National Institute for Space Research, Brazil), 2020
  • Postdoc, USP/Esalq (Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture, University of São Paulo, Brazil), 2022