José Leandro Barros


Biography

PhD student in Territory, Risk and Public Policies from the Universities of Aveiro, Coimbra and Lisbon, Master of Risk Science at the University of Coimbra and a degree in Geography from the University of Coimbra. Since 2012 has been a research fellow at the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra (CES-UC) in the projects " TsuRIMA - TSUnami RIsk MAnagement for spatial planning and civil protection" and "FORLAND - Hydro-geomorphologic risk in Portugal: driving forces and application for land use planning". Currently, he is a researcher fellow in the project "Mosaic.pt - Multi-source flood risk analysis for safe coastal communities and sustainable development". His research interests focus on resilience, risk assessment and risk management, social and territorial vulnerability, analysis and assessment of land use change and coastal flooding.


Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Barros, José Leandro; Tavares, Alexandre Oliveira; Santos, Pedro Pinto (2021), "Land use and land cover dynamics in Leiria City: relation between peri-urbanization processes and hydro-geomorphologic disasters", Natural Hazards

Article in Scientific journal

Barros, José Leandro; Tavares, Alexandre Oliveira; Santos, Pedro Pinto; Pereira, Susana (2020), "Região Centro de Portugal Continental: 150 anos de movimentos de vertente de origem hidro-geomorfológica", Comunicações Geológicas, 107, Especial 1, 123-127

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Book Chapter

Pinto Santos, Pedro; Pereira, Susana; Reis, Eusébio; Oliveira Tavares, Alexandre; Barros, José Leandro; Zêzere, José Luis; Garcia, RAC; Oliveira, SC (2020), Damaging flood risk in the Portuguese municipalities, in Elsevier (org.), Understanding Disaster Risk. Pedro Santos Ksenia Chmutina Jason Von Meding