Brazilian National Institute for Amazonian Research (INPA)

Carlos Alberto Quesada

2021

Carlos Alberto Nobre Quesada has a PhD in Ecology and Global Change (University of Leeds, UK). After postdocs at Leeds and INPA, he is since 2013 a researcher at the Brazilian National Institute for Amazonian Research (INPA). His research provides a comprehensive picture of Amazonian soils and their properties, explained in the context of their origins, development, and their ecological relationship to nutrient cycling, carbon storage and vegetation productivity. He is a coordinator of ATTO Project (in Brazil) and AmazonFACE, and a member of the LBA Science Steering committee.