Quang Bao Le

Senior Research Scientist
Department of Environmental Systems Science
ETH Zurich
E-mail: quang.le@env.ethz.ch
Page: http://www.uns.ethz.ch/people/science/leq

Fields of interest:

Social-ecological system change modeling, sustainable transition management with foci on: land-use and land-cover change, land degradation and restoration, farming system resilience, urban segregation, multi-agent system/agent-based models, cellula automata models.

Recent publications:

Seidl S., Brand F., Stauffacher , Krütli P., Le Q. B., Spörri A., Meylan G., Moser C., Gonzales M. B., Scholz R. W.:
Science with Society in the Anthropocene.
AMBIO – A Journal of the Human Environment 2013, 42: 5-12.

Feitosa F.F., Le Q. B., Vlek P. L. G., Monteiro A. M. V., Rosemback R.:
Countering urban segregation in Brazilian cities: Policy-oriented explorations using agent-based simulation.
Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design 2012, 39: 1131-1150.

Le Q. B., Tamene L.D., Vlek P. L. G.:
Multi-pronged assessment of land degradation in West Africa to assess the importance of atmospheric fertilization in masking the processes involved.
Global and Planetary Change 2012, 92-93: 71-81.

Le Q. B., Seidl R., Scholz R. W.:
Feedback loops and types of adaptation in the modelling of land-use decisions in an agent-based simulation.
Environmental Modelling and Software 2012, 27-28: 83-96.

Villamor G. B., van Noordwijk M., Le Q. B., Lusiana B., Matthews R., Vlek P. L. G.:
Diversity deficits in modelled landscape mosaics.
Ecological Informatics 2011, 6: 73 – 82.

Feitosa F. F., Le Q. B., Vlek P. L.G.:
Multi-agent simulator for urban segregation (MASUS): A tool to explore alternatives for promoting inclusive cities.
Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 2011, 35: 104 – 115.

Le Q. B., Park S. J., Vlek P. L. G.:
Land use dynamic simulator (LUDAS): A multi-agent system model for simulating spatio-temporal dynamics of coupled human-landscape system. 2. Scenario-based applications for impact assessment of land-use policies.
Ecological Informatics 2010,5: 203 – 221.

Le Q. B., Park S. J., Vlek P. L. G., Cremers A. B.:
Land use dynamic simulator (LUDAS): A multi-agent system model for simulating spatio-temporal dynamics of coupled human-landscape system. 1. Structure and theoretical specification.
Ecological Informatics 2008, 3: 135 – 153.