Ligia Souza

Doctoral aspirant
Primary office:
Higuchi Hall


Advisor name: Sharon Billings
Research Interests: Soils; biogeochemistry; erosion
Hometown: Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Education:

  • B.S. in Geography, Federal University of Viçosa, Brazil
  • M.Sc. in Soils and Plant Nutrition, Federal University of Viçosa, Brazil

Publications

  • Santos, E. E., Souza, L. F. T., Faria, A. L. L., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Costa, L. M. da. Spacialization of Risk Areas at Divinópolis – MG in confrontation to the Environmental Laws about Permanent Preservation Areas of the new Forestry Code. (In Portuguese). In: FARIA, A. L. L., ASSIS, A. A. F. de. 2016. Time, Place, Knowledge: Geography and History between aproximations and distancing. 1 ed. Viçosa, GEOGRAPHICA EDITORA 1: 39-59.
  • Souza, L. F. T., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Faria, M. M. 2014. Geomorphological Compartmentation and Soil Digital Mapping at Viçosa County, Minas Gerais State.  Geonorte 10: 110-114.

Presentations

  • Brito, A. P., Faria, M. M., Souza, L. F. T., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Francelino, M. R., Ferreira, W. P. M. Agronomical Characterization of Soils Cultivated with Coffee in the Matas de Minas Region. (In Portuguese). FERTBIO 2016, Goiânia, GO, Brazil, October 2016. Poster presentation.
  • Souza, L. F. T., Faria, M. M., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Oliveira, G. C. Comparison Between Permanent Preservation Areas Delimited by the Forestry Code of 1965 and by the Forestry Code of 2012 – Study Case of the Candidópolis Stream Basin at Itabira County (In Portuguese). XXXV Brazilian Congress of Soil Science, Natal, RN, Brazil, August 2015. Poster Presentation.
  • Santos, E. E., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Costa, L. M., Francelino, M. R., Souza, L. F. T. Estimate of Fires and Burned Areas Incidence in Differents Soil Classes Using Geoprocessing Tools. XXXV Brazilian Congress of Soil Science, Natal, RN, Brazil, August 2015. Poster Presentation.
  • Fernandes Filho, E. I., Faria, R. M., Faria, M. M., Souza, L. F. T. Effect of the Topographic Correction in Image Classification Mapping of Coffee Culture. (In Portuguese). XXXV Brazilian Congress of Soil Science, Natal, RN, Brazil, August 2015. Poster Presentation.
  • Faria, M. M., Souza, L. F. T., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Francelino, M. R., Ferreira, W. P. M. Use of Landsat 8 Images to Map Coffee Culture Areas in the Matas de Minas Region. (In Portuguese). XXXV Brazilian Congress of Soil Science, Natal, RN, Brazil, August 2015. Poster Presentation.
  • Faria, M. M., Souza, L. F. T., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Francelino, M. R. Evaluation of the Influence of the Number of Training Samples on the Kappa Index. (In Portuguese). XVII Brazilian Symposium of Remote Sensing, João Pessoa, Brazil, April 2015. Poster Presentation.
  • Souza, L. F. T., Faria, M. M., Fernandes Filho, E. I. Use of Different Methods of Attribute Selection to a MAXVER Classification of Land Use. (In Portuguese). XI Seminar of Update in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Applied to Forestry Engineering, Curitiba, PR, Brazil, October 2014. Poster Presentation.
  • Faria, M. M., Souza, L. F. T., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Lopes, I. R., Oliveira, F. P. De. Forest Inventory and Phytosociology in Areas of Natural Occurance of Oil Lamp Trees (Eremanthus erythropappus) in the Quadrilátero Ferrífero. (In Portuguese). XI Seminar of Update in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Applied to Forestry Engineering, Curitiba, PR, Brazil, October 2014. Poster Presentation.
  • Souza, L. F. T., Faria, M. M., Fernandes Filho, E. I. Geomorphological Compartmentation and Soil Digital Mapping at Viçosa County, Minas Gerais State. (In Portuguese). X SINAGEO (National Symposium of Geomorphology) – Geomorphology, Environment and Sustainability, Manaus, Brazil, October 2014. Poster Presentation.
  • Faria, M. M., Souza, L. F. T., Fernandes Filho, E. I., Francelino, M. R. Mapping of Areas under Desertification Risk Using Satellite Images. (In Portuguese). XX Latin American Congress and XVI Peruvian Congress of Soil Science, Cusco, Peru, November 2014. Poster Presentation.
  • Pires, C. V., Vilar, M. B., Santos, E. E., Souza, L. F. T., Costa, L. M. Land Use and Ocupation in Alto Rio Doce, Brazil. (In Portuguese). XX Latin American Congress and XVI Peruvian Congress of Soil Science, Cusco, Peru, November 2014. Poster Presentation.
  • Faria, M. M., Souza, L. F. T., Persil, V. H., Fernandes Filho, E. I. Use of Classification Algorithms J48 for Mapping Land Use and Cover. 5th GEOBIA Conference, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 2014. Poster Presentation.
  • Souza, L. F. T., Fialho, E. S. Intense Meteorological Event Between December 1978 and January 1979: Causes and Consequences in Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais State. (In Portuguese). XIV Brazilian Symposium of Applied Geography, Dourados, MS, Brazil, July 2011. Contributed Oral Paper.
  • Souza, L. F. T., Civale, L. Portrait of Brazil in the Eyes of Travelers: Richard Burton and the Trip from Rio de Janeiro to Morro Velho. (In Portuguese). XVI National Meeting of Geographers, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil, July 2010. Contributed Oral Paper.

Awards

  • 2015-2017. Brazilian CAPES Scholarship.

 


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