Karen C. Seto
Quantification of the food-water-energy nexus in urban green and blue infrastructure: A synthesis of the literature. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 188:106658.. 2023.
Gender and authorship patterns in urban land science. Journal of Land Use Science. :1-17.. 2022.
Infrastructure inequality is a characteristic of urbanizationSignificance. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 119(15). 2022.
Multi-hazard susceptibility and exposure assessment of the Hindu Kush Himalaya. Science of The Total Environment. 804:150039.. 2022.
Satellite mapping of urban built-up heights reveals extreme infrastructure gaps and inequalities in the Global South. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 119(46). 2022.
Three decades of global trends in urban microwave backscatter, building volume and city GDP. Remote Sensing of Environment. 281:113225.. 2022.
Urban land expansion: the role of population and economic growth for 300+ cities. npj Urban Sustainability. 2(1). 2022.
From Low- to Net-Zero Carbon Cities: The Next Global Agenda. Annual Review of Environment and Resources. 46(1):377-415.. 2021.
Persistent Increases in Nighttime Heat Stress From Urban Expansion Despite Heat Island Mitigation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 126(4). 2021.
Understanding and conceptualizing how urban green and blue infrastructure affects the food, water, and energy nexus: A synthesis of the literature. Journal of Cleaner Production. 289:125825.. 2021.
Urbanization and agrobiodiversity: Leveraging a key nexus for sustainable development. One Earth. 4(11):1557-1568.. 2021.
Who Is Vulnerable and Where Do They Live? Case Study of Three Districts in the Uttarakhand Region of India Himalaya Mountain Research and Development. 41(2). 2021.
Global spread of local cyclone damages through urban trade networks. Nature Sustainability.. 2020.
A systematic review and assessment of algorithms to detect, characterize, and monitor urban land change. Remote Sensing of Environment. 242:111739.. 2020.
Trends in urban land expansion, density, and land transitions from 1970 to 2010: a global synthesis. Environmental Research Letters. 15(4):044015.. 2020.
Urbanization and food consumption in India. Scientific Reports. 10(1). 2020.
Building up or spreading out? Typologies of urban growth across 478 cities of 1 million+ Environmental Research Letters. 14(12):124077.. 2019.
Characterizing urban infrastructural transitions for the Sustainable Development Goals using multi-temporal land, population, and nighttime light data. Remote Sensing of Environment. 234:111430.. 2019.
Projecting global urban land expansion and heat island intensification through 2050. Environmental Research Letters. 14(11):114037.. 2019.
Urban Land Use: Central to Building a Sustainable Future. One Earth. 1(2):168-170.. 2019.
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.