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Dr Rafael Cabral Carvalho

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Life & Env. Sciences

Campus

Warrnambool Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wollongong, 2018

Contact

Biography summary

Rafael is a Physical Geographer with a research focus on coastal sedimentology and geomorphology, water resources and marine conservation. He has more than 15 years of experience in GIS, Remote Sensing and Cartography applied to the following environments: Coral Reefs, Beaches, Estuaries, Rock Platforms, Continental Shelves and Coastal Catchments

Research interests

Siliciclastic and Carbonate sediments and depositional environments
Costal processes and modelling
Application of GIS and Remote Sensing to the coastal zone
Beach, estuarine and coral reef monitoring

Affiliations

Australian and New Zealand Geomorphology Association (ANZGG)

Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association (ECSA)

Coastal Education & Research Foundation (CERF)

Media appearances

https://www.abc.net.au/radio/melbourne/programs/theconversationhour/the-conversation-hour/10724986

Research groups

https://www.marinemapping.org/

Projects

VCMP- Victorian Coastal Monitoring Program

Publications

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2020

Holocene delta progradation into an epeiric sea in northeastern Australia

E Porritt, B Jones, D Price, R Carvalho

(2020), Vol. 422, Marine Geology, C1

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2019

Transition from marine to fluvial-dominated sediment supply at Shoalhaven prograded barrier, southeastern Australia

R Carvalho, T Oliver, C Woodroffe

(2019), Vol. 341, pp. 65-78, Geomorphology, C1-1

journal

A morphology-based drowning risk index for rock platform fishing: a case study from southeastern Australia

R Carvalho, D Kennedy, C Woodroffe

(2019), Vol. 96, pp. 837-856, Natural Hazards, C1

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Comparing static and dynamic flood models in estuarine environments: A case study from south-east Australia

K Kumbier, R Carvalho, A Vafeidis, C Woodroffe

(2019), Vol. 70, pp. 781-793, Marine and Freshwater Research, C1-1

journal
2018

Investigating compound flooding in an estuary using hydrodynamic modelling: A case study from the Shoalhaven River, Australia

K Kumbier, R Carvalho, A Vafeidis, C Woodroffe

(2018), Vol. 18, pp. 463-477, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, C1-1

journal

Modelling Hydrodynamic Impacts of Sea-Level Rise on Wave-Dominated Australian Estuaries with Differing Geomorphology

Kristian Kumbier, Rafael Carvalho, Colin Woodroffe

(2018), Vol. 6, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, C1-1

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2017

Filling the 'white ribbon' in temperate Australia: A multi-approach method to map the terrestrial-marine interface

R Carvalho, S Hamylton, C Woodroffe

(2017), 2017 IEEE/OES Acoustics in Underwater Geosciences Symposium, RIO Acoustics 2017, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, E1-1

conference

Modifications to the shoalhaven estuary and the coastal sediment budget over the past 40 years

R Carvalho, C Woodroffe

(2017), pp. 233-239, Australasian Coasts and Ports 2017: Working with nature, Cairns, Australia, E1-1

conference

Estimating regional coral reef calcium carbonate production from remotely sensed seafloor maps

S Hamylton, S Duce, A Vila-Concejo, C Roelfsema, S Phinn, R Carvalho, E Shaw, K Joyce

(2017), Vol. 201, pp. 88-98, Remote Sensing of Environment, C1-1

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Mg/Ca and Sr/Ca as novel geochemical proxies for understanding sediment transport processes within coral reefs

J Gacutan, A Vila-Concejo, L Nothdurft, T Fellowes, H Cathey, B Opdyke, D Harris, S Hamylton, R Carvalho, M Byrne, J Webster

(2017), Vol. 197, pp. 54-68, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, C1-1

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2016

Linking pattern to process in reef sediment dynamics at Lady Musgrave Island, southern Great Barrier Reef

S Hamylton, R Carvalho, S Duce, C Roelfsema, A Vila-Concejo

(2016), Vol. 63, pp. 1634-1650, Sedimentology, C1-1

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2015

Rainfall variability in the Shoalhaven river catchment and its relation to climatic indices

R Carvalho, C Woodroffe

(2015), Vol. 29, pp. 4963-4976, Water Resources Management, C1-1

journal
2013

Shoalhaven river mouth: A retrospective analysis of breaching using aerial photography, landsatimagery and LiDAR

R Carvalho, C Woodroffe

(2013), Vol. 3, pp. 2248-2254, Proceedings of the 34th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing 2013, ACRS 2013, Bali, Indonesia, E1-1

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Morphological Exposure of Rocky Platforms: Filling the Hazard Gap Using UAVs

Rafael Carvalho, Colin Woodroffe

(), Vol. 3, pp. 42-42, Drones, C1

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Assessing Reef-Island Shoreline Change Using UAV-Derived Orthomosaics and Digital Surface Models

Meagan Lowe, Farrah Adnan, Sarah Hamylton, Rafael Carvalho, Colin Woodroffe

(), Vol. 3, pp. 44-44, Drones, C1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

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