Juan Pablo Arroyo Mora

Scientific researcher,
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Conseil national de recherches Canada
E-mail: JuanPablo.Arroyo-Mora@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca
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Research

I am a multidisciplinary scientist from Costa Rica, with research experience in tropical forestry, forest ecology, diversity assessment, GIS, remote sensing and landscape ecology. I am currently the Academic Director for the Geographic Information Centre (GIC), a facility in the Geography Department at McGill University, that supports faculty, students, researchers in topics related to GIS and Remote sensing in different disciplines (conservation, socio-economic development, health, etc). Currently I am continuing the research I started during my PhD -developing a Forestry GIS for Costa Rica, and assessing species richness (trees) at the alpha, beta and gamma levels. Here at McGill, I am working with Dr. Margaret Kalacska in several topics ranging from mass grave detection using hyperspectral imagery to the use of machine learning techniques. I also collaborate with Dr. Oliver Coomes on characterizing various aspects of the Amazon River floodplain in the Peruvian Amazon. In addition, I am part of an MCRI with the Indian Ocean World Centre working on data and analytical aspect related to human-environmental interactions. My latest research is focusing on conservation of forest and endemic fish species in tropical regions.



Publications

15- A practical validation of uncooled thermal imagers for small RPAS
Journal Article
Leblanc G , Kalacska M , Arroyo-Mora J P , Lucanus O , Todd A ,
2021 Drones (Date Added: 2021-11-24)

14- Mapping the Extent of Invasive Phragmites australis subsp. australis From Airborne Hyperspectral Imagery
Journal Article
Elmer K , Kalacska M , Arroyo-Mora J P ,
2021 Frontiers in Environmental Science (Date Added: 2021-11-24)

13- Multi-Scale Spectral Separability of Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Species in a Freshwater Ecosystem
Journal Article
Rowan G S L , Kalacska M , Inamdar D , Arroyo-Mora J P , Soffer R ,
2021 Frontiers in Environmental Science (Date Added: 2021-11-11)

12- Geocorrection of airborne mid-wave infrared imagery for mapping wildfires without gps or imu
Journal Article
Ifimov G , Naprstek T , Johnston J M , Arroyo-Mora J P , Leblanc G , Lee M D ,
2021 Sensors (Date Added: 2021-11-05)

11- ReSVA: A MATLAB method to co-register and mosaic airborne video-based remotely sensed data
Journal Article
Naprstek T , Arroyo-Mora J P , Johnston J M , Leblanc G ,
2021 MethodsX (Date Added: 2021-11-05)

10- Hyperspectral data as a biodiversity screening tool can differentiate among diverse Neotropical fishes
Journal Article
Kolmann M A , Kalacska M , Lucanus O , Sousa L , Wainwright D , Arroyo-Mora J P , Andrade M C ,
2021 Scientific Reports (Date Added: 2021-08-17)

9- Spectral complexity of hyperspectral images: A new approach for mangrove classification
Journal Article
Osei Darko P , Kalacska M , Arroyo-Mora J P , Fagan M E ,
2021 Remote Sensing (Date Added: 2021-07-30)

8- Comparing uas lidar and structure-from-motion photogrammetry for peatland mapping and virtual reality (Vr) visualization
Journal Article
Kalacska M , Arroyo-Mora J P , Lucanus O ,
2021 Drones (Date Added: 2021-06-05)

7- Deciphering the many maps of the Xingu River Basin - an assessment of land cover classifications at multiple scales
Journal Article
Kalacska M , Arroyo-Mora J P , Lucanus O , Sousa L , Pereira T , Vieira T ,
2020 Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Date Added: 2021-05-18)

6- Asdtoolkit: A novel matlab processing toolbox for asd field spectroscopy data
Journal Article
Elmer, K, Soffer, RJ, Pablo Arroyo-Mora, J, Kalacska, M
2020 Data (Date Added: 2021-05-18)

5- Accuracy of 3d landscape reconstruction without ground control points using different uas platforms
Journal Article
Kalacska, M, Lucanus, O, Arroyo-Mora, JP, Laliberté, , Elmer, K, Leblanc, G, Groves, A
2020 Drones (Date Added: 2020-12-18)

4- Assessing the impact of illumination on UAV pushbroom hyperspectral imagery collected under various cloud cover conditions
Journal Article
Arroyo-Mora, JP, Kalacska, M, Løke, T, Schläpfer, D, Coops, NC, Lucanus, O, Leblanc, G
Remote Sensing of Environment (Date Added: 2021-05-18)

3- High-resolution surface water classifications of the xingu river, brazil, pre and post operationalization of the belo monte hydropower complex
Journal Article
Kalacska, M, Lucanus, O, Sousa, L, Arroyo-Mora, JP
Data (Date Added: 2021-05-18)

2- Habitat loss in the restricted range of the endemic Ghanaian cichlid Limbochromis robertsi
Journal Article
Lamboj, A, Lucanus, O, Osei Darko, P, Arroyo-Mora, JP, Kalacska, M
Biotropica (Date Added: 2021-05-18)

1- Characterizing and mitigating sensor generated spatial correlations in airborne hyperspectral imaging data
Journal Article
Inamdar, D, Kalacska, M, Leblanc, G, Arroyo-Mora, JP
Remote Sensing (Date Added: 2021-05-18)