Karen C. Seto
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The importance of land governance for biodiversity conservation in an era of global urban expansion. Landscape and Urban Planning. 173:44-50.. 2018.
Comparative evaluation of relative calibration methods for DMSP/OLS nighttime lights. Remote Sensing of Environment. 195:67-78.. 2017.
Hidden linkages between urbanization and food systems. Science. 352(6288):943-945.. 2016.
Meta-studies in land use science: Current coverage and prospects. Ambio. 45(1):15-28.. 2016.
Roadmap towards justice in urban climate adaptation research. Nature Climate Change. 6(2):131-137.. 2016.
A Robust Method to Generate a Consistent Time Series From DMSP/OLS Nighttime Light Data. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. :1-11.. 2016.
Spatializing 6,000 years of global urbanization from 3700 BC to AD 2000. Scientific Data. 3:160034.. 2016.
Balancing urban growth and ecological conservation: A challenge for planning and governance in China. Ambio. 44(6):532-543.. 2015.
Climate change: Track urban emissions on a human scale. Nature. 525(7568):179-181.. 2015.
A conceptual framework for an urban areas typology to integrate climate change mitigation and adaptation. Urban Climate. 14:116-137.. 2015.
Global typology of urban energy use and potentials for an urbanization mitigation wedge. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. :201315545.. 2015.
Systems integration for global sustainability. Science. 347(6225):1258832-1258832.. 2015.
Central versus local states: Which matters more in affecting China's urban growth? Land Use Policy. 38:487-496.. 2014.
The Influence of Foreign Direct Investment on Land Use Changes and Regional Planning in Developing-World Megacities: A Bangalore Case Study. Megacities: Our Global Urban Future. :81-97.. 2014.
Supporting Global Environmental Change Research: A Review of Trends and Knowledge Gaps in Urban Remote Sensing. Remote Sensing. 6(5):3879-3905.. 2014.
Urbanization and agricultural land loss in India: Comparing satellite estimates with census data. Journal of Environmental Management.. 2014.
Can Night-Time Light Data Identify Typologies of Urbanization? A Global Assessment of Successes and Failures Remote Sensing. 5(7):3476-3494.. 2013.
Does Size Matter? Scaling of CO2 Emissions and U.S. Urban Areas PLoS ONE. 8(6):e64727.. 2013.
Evidence of urban land teleconnections and impacts on hinterlands. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 5(4):445–451.. 2013.
Futures of global urban expansion: uncertainties and implications for biodiversity conservation. Environmental Research Letters. 8(1):014025.. 2013.
A global fingerprint of macro-scale changes in urban structure from 1999 to 2009. Environmental Research Letters. 8(2):024004.. 2013.
The impact of urban expansion on agricultural land use intensity in China. Land Use Policy. 35:33-39.. 2013.
The impact of urbanization on water vulnerability: A coupled human–environment system approach for Chennai, India. Global Environmental Change. 23(1):229-239.. 2013.
It's Time for an Urbanization Science. Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development. 55(1):12-17.. 2013.
Monitoring urbanization dynamics in India using DMSP/OLS night time lights and SPOT-VGT data. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 23:49-61.. 2013.
Remote sensing science to inform urban climate change mitigation strategies. Urban Climate. 3:1-6.. 2013.
The Vegetation Adjusted NTL Urban Index: A new approach to reduce saturation and increase variation in nighttime luminosity. Remote Sensing of Environment. 129:32-41.. 2013.
Can gains in efficiency offset the resource demands and CO2 emissions from constructing and operating the built environment? Applied Geography. 32(1):40-50.. 2012.
Capturing multiscalar feedbacks in urban land change: a coupled system dynamics spatial logistic approach. Environment and Planning B. 39(5):858-879.. 2012.
Global forecasts of urban expansion to 2030 and direct impacts on biodiversity and carbon pools. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.. 2012.
Multi-level modeling of urban expansion and cultivated land conversion for urban hotspot counties in China. Landscape and Urban Planning. 108(2-4):131-139.. 2012.
Urban land teleconnections and sustainability. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciencies of the United States of America. 109(20):7687-7892.. 2012.
Exploring the dynamics of migration to mega-delta cities in Asia and Africa: Contemporary drivers and future scenarios. Global Environmental Change. 21(S1):S94-S107.. 2011.
Mapping urbanization dynamics at regional and global scales using multi-temporal DMSP/OLS nighttime light data. Remote Sensing of the Environment. 115(9):2320-2329.. 2011.
A meta-analysis of global urban land expansion. PLOS ONE. 6:e23777.. 2011.
Interactions between urbanization and global environmental change. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 2:127-128.. 2010.
The new geography of contemporary urbanization and the environment. Annual Review of Environment and Resources. 35:167-194.. 2010.
Evolving rank-size distributions of intra-metropolitan urban clusters in South China. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems. 33(3):189-199.. 2009.
From Bangalore to the Bay Area: Comparing transportation and activity accessibility as drivers of urban growth. Landscape & Urban Planning. 92(1):24-33.. 2009.
Global Urban Issues: A Primer. Global Mapping of Human Settlements: Experiences, Data Sets, and Prospects. :3-9.. 2009.
Global urban land-use trends and climate impacts. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 1(1):89-95.. 2009.
Methods and Challenges for Using High-Temporal Resolution Data for Monitoring Urban Growth. Global Mapping of Human Settlement: Experiences, Datasets, and Prospects. :339-350.. 2009.
Environmental impacts of urban growth from an integrated dynamic perspective: A case study of Shenzhen, South China. Global Environmental Change. 18(4):720-735.. 2008.
Human drivers of change in the East Asian Monsoon System. Changes In The Human-Monsoon System Of East Asia In The Context Of Global Change. :335-347.. 2008.
Using the ART-MMAP neural network to predict urban growth: a spatio-temporal data mining approach. Environment and Planning B. 35(2):296-317.. 2008.
20 Years After Reforms: Challenges to Planning and Development in China’s City-Regions and Opportunities for Remote Sensing. Applied Remote Sensing for Urban Planning, Governance and Sustainability. :249-269.. 2007.
Climate response to rapid urban growth: Evidence of a human-induced precipitation deficit. Journal of Climate. 20(10):2299-2306.. 2007.
Mangrove conversion and aquaculture development in Vietnam: A remote sensing-based approach for evaluating the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. Global Environmental Change. 3-4:486-500.. 2007.