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Raquel Melo


2018, Doutoramento, PhD, Physical Geography, Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Geografia e Ordenamento do Território
2009, Mestrado, MSc, Physical Geography and Spatial Planning, Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras
2007, Licenciatura, Geography (specialization in Cartography and Geographic Information Systems), Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras

Last publications

Journal article

Bera, Somnath; Gnyawali, Kaushal; Dahal, Kshitij; Melo, Raquel; Li-Juan, Miao; Guru, Balamurugan; Ramana, G V. 2023. «Assessment of shelter location-allocation for multi-hazard emergency evacuation». International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 84 103435 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2022.103435

Melo, R. ; Oliveira, Sandra; Tomé, Ricardo; Ramos, Alexandre M.; Oliveira, Sérgio C.. 2023. «Validation of 3-day rainfall forecast at the regional scale». MethodsX 10 102071 10.1016/j.mex.2023.102071

Santos, Pedro Pinto; Pereira, Susana; Rocha, Jorge; Reis, Eusébio; Santos, Mónica; Oliveira, Sérgio Cruz; Garcia, Ricardo A. C.; Melo, R. ; Zêzere, José Luís. 2022. «The role of susceptibility, exposure and vulnerability as drivers of flood disaster risk at the parish level». Environmental Earth Sciences 81 (465) 10.1007/s12665-022-10589-1

Araújo, Joana R.; Ramos, Alexandre M.; Soares, Pedro M. M.; Melo, R. ; Oliveira, Sérgio C.; Trigo, Ricardo M.. 2022. «Impact of extreme rainfall events on landslide activity in Portugal under climate change scenarios». Landslides 19 (10) 2279-2293 10.1007/s10346-022-01895-7,10.1007/S10346-022-01895-7

Cuervas-Mons, José; Zêzere, José Luis; Domínguez-Cuesta, María José; Barra, Anna; Reyes-Carmona, Cristina; Monserrat, Oriol; Oliveira, Sergio Cruz; Melo, R. . 2022. «Assessment of Urban Subsidence in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area (Central-West of Portugal) Applying Sentinel-1 SAR Dataset and Active Deformation Areas Procedure». Remote Sensing 14 (16) 4084 10.3390/rs14164084

Book chapter

Branco, Igor; Oliveira, Sérgio C.; Melo, R. . 2023. «Road Network Exposure to Deep-Seated and Shallow Slides at the Basin-Scale (Grande da Pipa River Basin, Portugal)». in Advances in Natural Hazards and Volcanic Risks: Shaping a Sustainable Future 115-119 Springer Nature Switzerland 10.1007/978-3-031-25042-2_21

Cardoso, Ana; Pereira, Susana; Ferreira, Tiago Miguel; Zêzere, José Luís; Melo, R. ; Vaz, Teresa; Oliveira, Sérgio Cruz; et al. 2023. «On the Physical Vulnerability of Buildings Exposed to Landslide Hazards in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area». in Multi-risk Interactions Towards Resilient and Sustainable Cities 117-144 Springer Nature Singapore 10.1007/978-981-99-0745-8_7

Zêzere, J.L.; Garcia, R.A.C.; Melo, R. ; Oliveira, S.C.; Pereira, S.; Reis, E.; Santos, A.; Santos, P.P.. 2023. «Multi-hazard Susceptibility Assessment for Land Use Planning in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area». 10.1007/978-981-99-0745-8_8

Melo, R. ; Oliveira, Sérgio C.; Garcia, Ricardo A.C.; Zêzere, José Luís. 2023. «Does the Updating of Landslides Inventories Have a Relevant Impact on the Landslide Susceptibility Assessment?». in Advances in Natural Hazards and Volcanic Risks: Shaping a Sustainable Future 103-107 Springer Nature Switzerland 10.1007/978-3-031-25042-2_19

Oliveira, Sérgio C.; Melo, R. ; Marques, Fernando; Fonseca, Rute; Pimenta, Rita; Zêzere, José Luís. 2023. «From Geological to Lithological Maps - Exploring Differential Erosion to Improve Lithological Information for Landslide Susceptibility Assessment». in Advances in Natural Hazards and Volcanic Risks: Shaping a Sustainable Future 109-113 Springer Nature Switzerland 10.1007/978-3-031-25042-2_20