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Vicente Lopes, Ph.D.

Vince Lopes, Ph.D

Vince Lopes, Ph.D.

Professor
vlopes@txstate.edu
512.245.6709
Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Ph.D., 1987, University of Arizona
M.S., 1980, Federal University of Paraiba (Brazil)
B.S., 1975, Federal University of Ceará (Brazil)

Website 

Courses

Environmental Hydrology (BIO 7412)
Ecology and Society (BIO 7103A)
Global Aquatic Resources (BIO 7310)
Sustainability in a Changing World (BIO 7360U)
Integral Ecology (HON 3395B)

Research Interests

Sustainability Science, Watershed Hydrology and Management

Selected Publications

Mix, K., Lopes, V. L. and Rast, W. (2015). A Systems Approach to Understanding the Evolution of the Agro-Social-Ecological System of the Upper Rio Grande – San Luis Valley, Colorado. Journal of Water Resources Management, 29(2): 233-251

Saunders, B., Rast, W. and Lopes V. L. (2014). Stakeholder Evaluation of the Feasibility of Watershed Management Alternatives Using Integrated Lake Basin Management Principles. Lakes & Reservoirs: Research and Management, 19(4): 255-268

Mix, K., Lopes, V. L. and Rast, W. (2012). Growing Season Expansion and Related Changes in Monthly Temperature and Growing Degree Days in the Inter-Montane Desert of the San Luis Valley, Colorado. Journal of Climatic Change, 114(3): 723-744

Mix, K., Lopes, V. L. and Rast, W. (2012). Semiquantitative Analysis of Water Appropriations and Allocations in the Upper Rio Grande Basin, Colorado. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, 138(7): 602-674

Mix, K., Lopes, V. L. and Rast, W. (2012). Environmental Drivers of Streamflow Change in the Upper Rio Grande. Journal of Water Resources Management, 26(1): 253-272

Mix, K., Lopes, V.L. and Rast, W. (2011). Annual and Growing Season Temperature Changes in the San Luis Valley, Colorado. Journal of Water, Air & Soil Pollution, 220(1): 189-203

Smith, C. L., Lopes, V. L. and Carrejo, F. M. (2011). Recasting Paradigm Shift: “True” Sustainability and Complex Systems. Human Ecology Review, 18(1): 67-75

Moltz, H. L. N., Rast, W., Lopes, V. L. and Ventura, S. J. (2011). Use of Spatial Surrogates to Assess the Potential for Non-point Source Pollution in Large Watersheds. Lakes & Reservoirs: Research and Management, 16(1): 3-13

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