Edmar Teixeira

Edmar Teixeira focused on the enhancement of the FAO/IIASA Agro-ecological Zones (AEZ) methodology.

Edmar Teixeira's research interests were in crop physiology, crop simulation modeling, and the development and implementation of sustainable agricultural practices. 

Edmar received his PhD in Crop Physiology (2006) from Lincoln University, New Zealand.

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Funding: IIASA Postdoctoral Program

Nationality: Brazilian

Program: Land Use Cover Program Program (Ecosystems Services and Management Program)

Dates: April 2007 – August 2011

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Teixeira, E. , Fischer, G., van Velthuizen, H.T., Walter, C., & Ewert, F. (2013). Global hot-spots of heat stress on agricultural crops due to climate change. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 170, 206-215. 10.1016/j.agrformet.2011.09.002.

Fischer, G., Nachtergaele, F.O., Prieler, S. , Teixeira, E. , Toth, G., van Velthuizen, H., Verelst, L., & Wiberg, D. (2012). Global Agro-ecological Zones (GAEZ v3.0)- Model Documentation. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria and FAO, Rome, Italy.

Teixeira, E. , Fischer, G., van Velthuizen, H.T., van Dingenen, R., Dentener, F., Mills, G., Walter, C., & Ewert, F. (2011). Limited potential of crop management for mitigating surface ozone impacts on global food supply. Atmospheric Environment 45 (15), 2569-2576. 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.02.002.

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