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Dr. Flávia Machado Durgante

  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)

    Institut für Geographie und Geoökologie
    Abteilung Aueninstitut
    Josefstr.1
    D-76437 Rastatt

Flávia Machado Durgante

Topics

  • Forest Ecology
  • Tropical Forest Management
  • Botany
  • Ecophysiology

Curriculum vitae

2018–

Post-doctoral Researcher at Institute of Geography and Geoecology at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Research priorities: Vulnerability index of Amazonian trees to hydrological climate changes; 18O isotopic signal in the water ecosystem, inside of trees and tree rings

2018– Permanent Teacher at post-graduation in Botany at National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA)
2012–2016 PHD Thesis in Tropical Forest Science at National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA) Brazil with fieldwork in the Brazilian Amazon Forest: Growth and Increment of dominant forest species in Amazonas
2013–2018 Research Support Technician at National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA) in Department of Forest Management. Research priorities: Field courses in Amazon, Isotopic analysis, Spectroscopy, Tree Growth rates
2011–2012 Assistant Teacher in Technology in Environmental Management at University of Amazonas State (UEA), Brazil
2009–2011 Master Thesis in Tropical Forest Science National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA) Brazil with fieldwork in the Brazilian Amazon Forest: Discrimination of Forest Species through the isotopic signal 13C and 15N and the near infrared spectroscopy
2003–2008 Graduate in Forest Engineer at Federal University of Santa Maria (UFSM), Brazil

Teaching

  • Near Infrared technology to identify species
  • Isotopic Studies in Forest Science

2021
Gonçalves, J. Q.; Durgante, F. M.; Wittmann, F.; Piedade, M. T. F.; Ortega Rodriguez, D. R.; Tomazello-Filho, M.; Parolin, P.; Schöngart, J. (2021). Minimum temperature and evapotranspiration in Central Amazonian floodplains limit tree growth of Nectandra amazonum (Lauraceae). Trees - Structure and Function. doi:10.1007/s00468-021-02126-7
Householder, J. E.; Schöngart, J.; Piedade, M. T. F.; Junk, W. J.; Steege, H. ter; Montero, J. C.; Assis, R. L. de; Aguiar, D. P. P. de; Pombo, M. M.; Durgante, F. M.; u. a. (2021). Modeling the Ecological Responses of Tree Species to the Flood Pulse of the Amazon Negro River Floodplains. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9, Art.-Nr.: 628606. doi:10.3389/fevo.2021.628606VolltextVolltext der Publikation als PDF-Dokument
Schöngart, J.; Wittmann, F.; Faria de Resende, A.; Assahira, C.; Sousa Lobo, G. de; Rocha Duarte Neves, J.; Rocha, M. da; Biem Mori, G.; Costa Quaresma, A.; Machado Durgante, F.; u. a. (2021). The shadow of the Balbina dam: A synthesis of over 35 years of downstream impacts on floodplain forests in Central Amazonia. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. doi:10.1002/aqc.3526
2020
Resende, A. F.; Piedade, M. T. F.; Feitosa, Y. O.; Andrade, V. H. F.; Trumbore, S. E.; Durgante, F. M.; Macedo, M. O.; Schöngart, J. (2020). Flood-pulse disturbances as a threat for long-living Amazonian trees. The new phytologist, 227 (6), 1790–1803. doi:10.1111/nph.16665
2019
Oliveira Piva, L. R. de; Jardine, K. J.; Gimenez, B. O.; Perdiz, R. O.; Menezes, V. S.; Durgante, F. M.; Cobello, L. O.; Higuchi, N.; Chambers, J. Q. (2019). Volatile monoterpene ’fingerprints’ of resinous Protium tree species in the Amazon rainforest. Phytochemistry, 160, 61–70. doi:10.1016/j.phytochem.2019.01.014VolltextVolltext der Publikation als PDF-Dokument
2018
Hadlich, H. L.; Durgante, F. M.; Santos, J. dos; Higuchi, N.; Chambers, J. Q.; Vicentini, A. (2018). Recognizing Amazonian tree species in the field using bark tissues spectra. Forest ecology and management, 427, 296–304. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2018.06.002
Piva, L. R. O.; Jardine, K. J.; Cobello, L. O.; Gimenez, B. O.; Durgante, F. M.; Higuchi, N.; Chambers, J. Q. (2018). Demonstration of a Strict Molecular Oxygen Requirement of Yellow Latex Oxidation in the Central Amazon Canopy Tree Muiratinga (Maquira sclerophylla (Ducke) C.C. Berg). Revista virtual de química, 10 (5), 1316–1326. doi:10.21577/1984-6835.20180090
2017
Gimenez, B. O.; Dos Santos, L. T.; Gebara, J.; Celes, C. H. S.; Durgante, F. M.; Lima, A. J. N.; Dos Santos, J.; Higuchi, N. (2017). Tree Climbing Techniques and Volume Equations for Eschweilera (Matá-Matá), a Hyperdominant Genus in the Amazon Forest. Forests, 8, Article no: 154. doi:10.3390/f8050154
2016
Jardine, K. J.; Jardine, A. B.; Souza, V. F.; Carneiro, V.; Ceron, J. V.; Gimenez, B. O.; Soarez, C. P.; Durgante, F. M.; Higuchi, N.; Manzi, A. O.; u. a. (2016). Methanol and isoprene emissions from the fast growing tropical pioneer species Vismia guianensis (Aubl.) Pers. (Hypericaceae) in the central Amazon forest. Atmospheric chemistry and physics, 16, 6441–6452. doi:10.5194/acp-16-6441-2016VolltextVolltext der Publikation als PDF-Dokument
2015
Jardine, A. B.; Jardine, K. J.; Fuentes, J. D.; Martin, S. T.; Martins, G.; Durgante, F. M.; Carneiro, V.; Higuchi, N.; Manzi, A. O.; Chambers, J. Q. (2015). Highly reactive light-dependent monoterpenes in the Amazon. Geophysical research letters, 42 (5), 1576–1583. doi:10.1002/2014GL062573VolltextVolltext der Publikation als PDF-Dokument
Lang, C.; Costa, F. R. C.; Durgante, F. M.; Camargo, J. L. C.; Vicentini, A. (2015). Near Infrared Spectroscopy Facilitates Rapid Identification of Both Young and Mature Amazonian Tree Species. PLOS ONE, 10 (8), Article no: e0134521. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134521VolltextVolltext der Publikation als PDF-Dokument
Ohashi, S.; Durgante, F. M.; Kagawa, A.; Kajimoto, T.; Trumbore, S. E.; Xu, X.; Ishizuka, M.; Higuchi, N. (2015). Seasonal variations in the stable oxygen isotope ratio of wood cellulose reveal annual rings of trees in a Central Amazon terra firme forest. Oecologia, 180 (8), 685–696. doi:10.1007/s00442-015-3509-x
2014
Lima, A. J. N.; Durgante, F. M.; Campos, M. A. A.; dos Santos, J.; Ishizuka, M.; Higuchi, N. (2014). Dinâmica do Carbono das Florestas da Amazônia. Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA).
Ohashi, S.; Durgante, F. M.; Kagawa, A.; Trumbore, S. E.; Kajimoto, T.; Xu, X.; Ishizuka, M.; Higuchi, N. (2014). Isotopic Tree-ring analysis of trees with no distinct annual rings in Amazonian terra firme forests: a preliminary report. Dinâmica do Carbono das Florestas da Amazônia Hrsg.: Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas, 55–64, Editora INPA.
2013
Durgante, F. M.; Higuchi, N.; Almeida, A.; Vicentini, A. (2013). Species Spectral Signature: Discriminating closely related plant species in the Amazon with Near-Infrared Leaf-Spectroscopy. Forest ecology and management, 291, 240–248. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2012.10.045
2012
Souza, C. A. S. de; Silva, R. P. da; Barros, P. C. de; Durgante, F. M.; Amaral, M. R. M.; Silva, N. M. C. da; Santos, J. dos; Higuchi, N. (2012). A Floresta Amazônica: conceitos fundamentais. A floresta amazônica e suas múltiplas dimensões: uma proposta de educaçẽo ambiental, 41–69, Editora INPA.