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  Martinho António Santos Martins  
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  e-mail: martinho.martins@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD student  
  Department: Environment and Planning  
  Research group: Coastal Zone Planning and Manag.
 
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  Thesis title: FORFUN - Integrated impact assessment of terrace construction on FORest soil FUNctions
  Supervisor: Jan Jacob Keizer
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: FCT
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/129859/2017
  Start date: 2018-01-01
  End date: 2021-12-31
Area of Scientific Activity

My research centers on hydrological processes in forest catchments, including hydrological inter-connectivity between response units and erosion /sedimentation processes, with special focus on mechanized soil operations after wildfire and thus soil erosion mitigation 

Projects
TRANSFIBRA [see details]

CASCADE - CAtastrophic Shifts in drylands: how CAn we prevent ecosystem DEgradation [see details]

FIRECNUTS - WildFIRE effects on topsoil Carbon and NUTrient Stocks, dynamics and exports [see details]

Publications
  1. Tammeorg P., Bastos A.C., Jeffery S., Rees F., Kern J., Graber E.R., Ventura M., Kibblewhite M., Amaro A., Budai A., Cordovil C.M.D.S., Domene X., Gardi C., Gasco G., Horak J., Kammann C., Kondrlova E., Laird D., Loureiro S., Martins M.A.S., Panzacchi P., Prasad M., Prodana M., Puga A.P., Ruysschaert G., Sas-Paszt L., Silva F.C., Teixeira W.G., Tonon G., Delle Vedove G., Zavalloni C., Glaser B., Verheijen F.G.A. (2017) BIOCHARS IN SOILS: TOWARDS THE REQUIRED LEVEL OF SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING. Journal Of Environmental Engineering And Landscape Management. 25, 2, 192-207. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.3846/16486897.2016.1239582
  2. Prats S.A., Wagenbrenner J.W., Martins M.A.S., Malvar M.C., Keizer J.J. (2016) HYDROLOGIC IMPLICATIONS OF POST-FIRE MULCHING ACROSS DIFFERENT SPATIAL SCALES. Land Degradation & Development. 27, 5, 1440-1452. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: DOI:10.1002/ldr.2422.
  3. Abrol V., Ben-Hur M., Verheijen F.G.A., Keizer J.J., Martins M.A.S., Tenaw H., Tchehansky L., Graber E.R. (2016) Biochar effects on soil water infiltration and erosion under seal formation conditions: rainfall simulation experiment. Journal Of Soils And Sediments. 16, 12, 2709-2719. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11368-016-1448-8
  4. Prats S.A., Wagenbrenner J.W., Martins M.A.S., Malvar M.C., Keizer J.J. (2016) Mid-term and scaling effects of forest residue mulching on post-fire runoff and soil erosion. Science Of The Total Environment. 573, 1242-1254. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.04.064.
  5. Silva F.C., Martins M.A.S., Bilro L., Nogueira R.N., Capela I., Keizer J.J. (2015) Optical Fiber Technology for Monitoring and Preventing Biomass Washout from Bioreactors: a Case Study with a Sequencing Batch Reactor (SBR). Water Air And Soil Pollution. 226, 6, (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11270-015-2448-9
  6. Keizer, J.J., Martins, M.A.S., Prats, S.A., Faria, S.R., González-Pelayo, O., Machado A.I., Rial-Rivas, M.E., Santos, L.F., Serpa, D., Varela, M.E.T. (2015) Within-in flume sediment deposition in a forested catchment following wildfire and post-fire bench terracing, north-central Portugal. Cuadernos De Investigación Geográfica. 41, 1, 149-164. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.18172/cig.2700
  7. Keizer, J.J., Martins, M.A.S., Prats, S.A., Santos, L.F., Vieira D.C.S., Nogueira R.N., Bilro L. (2015) Assessing the performance of a plastic optical fiber turbidity sensor for measuring post-fire erosion from plot to catchment scale. Soil. 1, 641-650. (see details) ISI paper
  8. Prats S.A., Martins M.A.S., Malvar M.C., Ben-Hur M., Keizer J.J. (2014) Polyacrylamide application versus forest residue mulching for reducing post-fire runoff and soil erosion. Science Of The Total Environment. 468, 464-474. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.08.066
  9. Prats S.A., Malvar M.C., Martins M.A.S., Keizer J.J., (2014) Post-fire soil erosion risk assessment and mitigation: new approaches for reducing runoff and soil erosion in Portugal. . Cuadernos De Investigación Geográfica. 40, 2, 403-427. (see details) ISI paper
  10. Malvar M.C., Martins M.A., Nunes J.P., Robichaud P.R., Keizer J.J. (2013) Assessing the role of pre-fire ground preparation operations and soil water repellency in post-fire runoff and inter-rill erosion by repeated rainfall simulation experiments in Portuguese eucalypt plantations. Catena. 108, 69-83. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2012.11.004
  11. Martins M.A.S., Machado A.I., Serpa D., Prats S.A., Faria S.R., Varela M.E., Gonzalez-Pelayo O., Keizer J.J. (2013) Runoff and inter-rill erosion in a Maritime Pine and a eucalypt plantation following wildfire and terracing in north-central Portugal. Journal Of Hydrology And Hydromechanics. 61, 4, 261-268. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.2478/johh-2013-0033
  1. Faria S.R., I. Skulska, M.E. Varela, M. Martins, V.I. Esteves, J.J. Keizer (2014) Organic carbon exports by overland flow fromrecently burnt eucalypt stands, north-central Portugal. Flamma. 5, 1, 56-59. (see details)
    Link: https://sites.google.com/site/flammafgr/texto/volumen-5-2014/5-1-2014/5-...
  2. Martins M.A.S., Serpa D., Machado A.I., de Lenne R.F.H., Linden A.G.v.d., Faria S.R., Ferreira , Skulska I., Prats S.A., Varela M.E.T. , Keizer J.J. (2013) Effects of terrace construction on runoff and erosion in a recently burnt forest area in north-central Portugal. Flamma. 4, 2, 81-84. (see details)
  3. M. Fernández-Raga, R.L.C. Marques, M.E. Varela, M.A.S. Martins, E. Marcos Porras, R. Fraile, J.J. Keizer (2013) Splash erosion in recently-burnt terraced eucalypt plantations in north-central Portugal. Flamma. 4, 2, 97-99. (see details)
  4. M.A.S. Martins, S.A. Prats, M. Ben-Hur, J.J. Keizer (2013) Evaluation of two emergency treatments for reducing post-fire runoff and sediment losses. Flamma. 4, 1, 1-4. (see details)
    Link: https://sites.google.com/site/flammafgr/texto/volumen-4-2013/4-1-2013/4_1_1
  5. Boogert F.J. , Martins M.A.S. , Bilro L., Prats S.A., Nogueira R.N., Keizer J.J. (2013) Assessing the potential of a newly-developed turbidity sensor for estimating sediment yields from recently burnt catchments. Flamma. 4, 3, 139-141. (see details)
    Link: https://sites.google.com/site/flammafgr/texto/volumen-4-2013/4-3-2013/4-3-2
  6. Machado A., Nunes I., Cerqueira M., Pinto R., Martins M., Patoilo D., Keizer J. (2012) Perdas de nutrientes por escorrência superficial em três encostas florestais recentemente ardidas. Recursos Hídricos. 33, 1, 59 (see details)
  1. Martins, M.A.S. (2011) Avaliação de dois tratamentos na redução da erosão do solo após fogo. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10773/8399
  1. Martins M.A.S., Malvar M.C., Machado A.I., Serpa D., Prats S.A., Faria S.R., Varela M.E., Verheijen F.G.A., Keizer J.J. (2015) Wildfire reduces soil water repellency in eucalypt forest of north central Portugal? . (see details)
  2. Prats S.A., Wagenbrenner J.W., Martins M.A.S., Malvar M.C., Santos L., Keizer J.J. (2015) Scale effects of forest residue mulching on post-fire runoff and erosion in central Portugal. (see details)
  3. Diana Vieira, Maruxa Malvar, Martinho Martins, Ana Machado, João Nunes, and Jacob Keizer. (2014) Post-fire hydrologic response in Central Portugal. A four years study at microplot scale. (see details)
  4. Maruxa Malvar, Sérgio A. Prats, Martinho A.S. Martins, Óscar Gonzalez-Pelayo, and Jacob J. Keizer. (2014) Post-fire forest sustainability in north-central Portugal: Assessing the impacts of pre- and post-fire ground preparations, logging and mitigation treatments on post-fire runoff and erosion. . (see details)
  5. Sergio A. Prats, Joseph W. Wagenbrenner, Martinho A.S. Martins, and Jan Jacob Keizer. (2014) Scale effects on post-fire runoff and soil erosion and their mitigation with forest residue mulching. . (see details)
  6. Martinho A. S. Martins, Ana I. Machado, Dalila Serpa , Sergio A. Prats, Sílvia R. Faria, María E.T. Varela, Óscar González-Pelayo, and J. Jacob Keizer (2014) Bedload exports in a forest catchment following wildfire and terracing, north-central Portugal. . (see details)
  7. Jan Jacob Keizer, Lúcia Bilro, Martinho A.S. Martins, Ana Isabel Machado, Anne Karine Boulet, Diana C.S. Vieira, Filipa Sequeira, Sergio A. Prats, and Rogério Nogueira. (2014) Can post-fire erosion rates be estimated using a novel plastic optical fibre turbidity sensor? . (see details)
  8. Martinho A S Martins, Ana Isabel Machado, Dalila Serpa, Sergio Prats, Silvia Faria, María Eufemia Varela, Jan Jacob Keizer (2013) Runoff and inter-rill soil erosion following wildfire and terracing in north-central Portugal. (see details)
  9. Mohammad Hosseini, Oscar Gonzaléz-Pelayo, Ben Buchspies, Paula Maia, Martinho Martins, Daniela Varandas, Violette Geissen, Celeste Coelho, Coen Ritsem, Jan Jacob Keizer (2013) Post-fire runoff and soil (fertility) losses in long-unburnt vs. repeatedly-burnt Maritime Pine stands, north-central Portugal. (see details)
  10. Jan Jacob Keizer, Lúcia Bilro, Martinho Martins, Ana Isabel Machado, Diana Vieira, Sergio Prats, Anne Karine Boulet, Filipa Sequeira, Rogério Nogueira (2013) The suitability of plastic optical fiber turbidity sensors to estimate sediment and organic matter loads in runoff from recently burnt areas. (see details)
  11. Silvia R. FARIA, María Eufemia Varela, Martinho A.S. Martins, Ana Isabel Machado, Valdemar Esteves, Jan Jacob Keizer (2013) SOIL ORGANIC CARBON EXPORTS BY OVERLAND FLOW IN A BURNT FOREST AREA IN NORTH-CENTRAL PORTUGAL. (see details)
  12. A. Heitor, M.E. Varela, S.R. Faria, A.I. Machado, M.A. Martins, J.J. Keizer (2013) Impacto dos incêndios no “stock” de carbono orgânico em solos do Centro de Portugal. (see details)
  13. F. Boogert, M. Martins, S. Prats, L. Bilro, R. Nogueira, J. Keizer (2013) Avaliação do potencial de um sensor de turbidez recém-desenvolvido para estimar a perda de sedimentos em bacias recentemente ardidas. (see details)
  14. Prats S.A., Martins M.A.S., Malvar M.C., Ben-Hur M., Keizer J.J. (2013) Does polyacrylamide reduce post-fire runoff and inter-rill erosion as effectively as forest residue mulching?. (see details)
  15. Keizer, J.J., Prats, S.A. , Martins, M.A.S. , Ferreira, A.J.D. , Coelho, C.O.A. (2013) Emergency measures for mitigating soil erosion following wildfires. (see details)
  16. Malvar C.M, Prats A.S., Martins M.A.S., Vieira D.C.S., Machado A.I., Sherpa D., Gonzalez-Pelayo O., Valente S., Ferreira A.J.D., Coelho C.O.A., Keizer J.J. (2013) Scientific steps through a sustainable forest management in north-central Portugal: Assessing the impacts of pre- and post-fire ground preparations, logging and mitigation treatments on post-fire runoff and erosion. (see details)
  17. Prats S.A, Martins MAS, Malvar MC, Vieira DCS, Coelho COA, Cerdà A, MacDonald LH, Ferreira ADJ, Keizer JJ (2013) Post-fire mulching: revisiting an effective method for reducing runoff and erosion. (see details)
  18. M. MARTINS, F. VERHEIJEN, J. J. KEIZER , M. BEN-HUR (2013) The effects of biochar amendment on soil erosion and infiltration. (see details)
  19. Verheijen F.G.A., Martins, M., Keizer, J.J. (2013) Biochar and Soil Hydrology under Mediterranean Conditions. (see details)
    Link: http://digital.csic.es/bitstream/10261/85565/1/Impact%20of%20natural.pdf
  20. Prats S.A., Martins MAS., Malvar MC., Vieira DCS., Coelho COA., Cerdà A.,MacDonald LH., Ferreira ADJ.,Keizer JJ. (2013) Post-fire mulching: revisiting an effective method for reducing runoff and erosion. (see details)
  21. Keizer J.J., Prats S.A., Martins M.A.S., Ferreira, A.J.D., Coelho, C.O.A. (2013) (2013) Incêndios e recuperação dos solos. Emergency measures for mitigating soil erosion following wildfires. (see details)
  22. Martins MAS, Machado AI, Serpa D, Prats SA, Rial-Rivas ME, Keizer JJ (2012) Impacts of human activities on the hydrological and erosion processes in a burnt catchment area in North-Central Portugal. (see details)
  23. Faria, S.R, Varela, M.E., Pinto, R., Caria, M.M.P.F., Prats,S., Ferreira, R.S.V., Machado, A.I., Martins M.A.S., Esteves, V., Keizer, J.J. (2012) Wildfire effects on soil organic carbon and losses in a burnt forest area, north-central Portugal. (see details)
  24. Keizer J.J., Pinto R. , Varela M.E.T., Prats S.A, Nunes M.I.S., Nunes J.P., Martins M.A.S., Malvar M.C., Machado A.I., Ferreira R.S.V., Faria S.R., Esteves V.I., Cerqueira M.M.A., Caria M.M.P.F., Campos I.M.A.N., Abrantes N.J (2012) FIRECNUTS - wildfire effects on carbon and nutrient losses by runoff. (see details)
  25. M.E. Varela, S.R. Faria, I.M.A.N. Campos, M.M.P.F. Caria, R.S.V. Ferreira, A.I. Machado, M.A.S. Martins, R. Pinto, S.A. Prats, V.I. Esteves, J.J. Keizer (2012) Effects of wildfire on soil organic carbon export by runoff in Central Portugal. (see details)
  26. Prats S.A., Martins M.A.S., Faria S.R., Keizer J.J. (2012) Runoff and soil erosion control with PAM and forest residue mulching after forest fires in Portugal. (see details)
  27. Faria S. R., Skulska I., Varela M. E., Martins. M., Machado A.I., Esteves V. I., Keizer J. J. (2012) (In-)organic carbon exports by overland flow from recently burnt eucalypt stands, north- central Portugal. (see details)
  28. M.A.S. Martins , S.A. Prats , M. Ben-Hur , J.J. Keizer (2012) Evaluation of two emergency treatments for reducing post-fire runoff and sediment losses. (see details)
  29. M.A.S. Martins , D. Serpa , A.I. Machado, R.F.H.de Lenne, A.G.v.d.Linden, S.R. Faria, R.S.V. Ferreira, I. Skulska, S.A. Prats, M.E.T. Varela, J.J. Keize (2012) Effects of terrace construction on runoff and erosion in a recently burnt forest area in north-central Portugal. (see details)
  30. M Fernández-Raga, RLC Marqués, ME Varela, MAS Martins, E Marcos Porras, R Fraile, JJ Keizer (2012) Splash erosion in recently-burnt terraced eucalypt plantations in north-central Portugal. (see details)
  31. Boogert F.J, Martins M.A.S., Bilro L., Prats S.A., Nogueira R.N., Keizer J.J. (2012) Assessing the potential of a newly-developed turbidity sensor for estimating sediment yields from recently burnt catchments. (see details)
  32. Keizer J.J., Nunes J.P, Abrantes N.J, Campos I.M.A.N., Caria M.M.P.F., Cerqueira M.M.A., Esteves V.I., Faria S.R., Ferreira R.S.V., Machado A.I., Maia P.A.A, Malvar M.C, Martins M.A.S, Nunes M.I.S., Pinto R., Prats S. A., Skulska I., Varela M.E.T., Vasques A.R.P.F., Vieira D.C.S. (2012) Soil erosion assessment and mitigation following wildfires in Portugal: the state-of-affairs of the EROSFIRE decision-support tool for post-fire land management and impact assessment of future scenarios. (see details)