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Martinho António Santos Martins

Martinho António Santos Martins

PhD student

  • Department: Environment and Planning
  • Research Group: Coastal Zone Planning & Manag.
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : AU=(Martinho MAS) and AD=(Aveiro)
  • 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 

Scientific Supervision

In progress
Concluded

Projects

In progress
  • WAFLE - Water footprint profile assessment of forests - the case of eucalypt See more
Concluded
  • TRANSFIBRA See more
  • CASCADE - CAtastrophic Shifts in drylands: how CAn we prevent ecosystem DEgradation See more
  • FIRECNUTS - WildFIRE effects on topsoil Carbon and NUTrient Stocks, dynamics and exports See more

Publications

WoS Papers (11)
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Catena. 108, 69-83.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Journal Of Hydrology And Hydromechanics. 61, 4, 261-268.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Science Of The Total Environment. 468, 464-474.
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. . In: Area of Scientific Activity. Cuadernos De Investigacin Geogrfica. 40, 2, 403-427.
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). In: Area of Scientific Activity. Water Air And Soil Pollution. 226, 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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Cuadernos De Investigacin Geogrfica. 41, 1, 149-164.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Soil. 1, 641-650.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Land Degradation & Development. 27, 5, 1440-1452.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Journal Of Soils And Sediments. 16, 12, 2709-2719.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Journal Of Environmental Engineering And Landscape Management. 25, 2, 192-207.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Science Of The Total Environment. 573, 1242-1254.
Other Papers (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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Recursos Hdricos. 33, 1, 59
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Flamma. 4, 2, 81-84.
Fernández-Raga M., Marques R.L.C., Varela M.E., Martins M.A.S., Porras E.M., Fraile R., Keizer J.J. (2013) Splash erosion in recently-burnt terraced eucalypt plantations in north-central Portugal. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Flamma. 4, 2, 97-99.
Martins M.A.S. ,Prats S.A. , Ben-Hur M., Keizer J.J. (2013) Evaluation of two emergency treatments for reducing post-fire runoff and sediment losses. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Flamma. 4, 1, 1-4.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Flamma. 4, 3, 139-141.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity. Flamma. 5, 1, 56-59.
Books (0)
Book Chapter (0)
Thesis (1)
Martins, M.A.S. (2011) Avaliação de dois tratamentos na redução da erosão do solo após fogo. In: Area of Scientific Activity. MSc Thesis.
Communications (32)
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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?. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
M. MARTINS, F. VERHEIJEN, J. J. KEIZER , M. BEN-HUR (2013) The effects of biochar amendment on soil erosion and infiltration. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
Verheijen F.G.A., Martins, M., Keizer, J.J. (2013) Biochar and Soil Hydrology under Mediterranean Conditions. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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? . In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. . In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. . In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. . In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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? . In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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. In: Area of Scientific Activity.
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