Publicaciones académicas

Villagra, P. & Quintana, C. (2017). Disaster Governance for Community Resilience in Coastal Towns: Chilean Case Studies. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(9), pii: E1063. doi:10.3390/ijerph14091063
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28906480

Villagra, P., Herrmann, G., Quintana, C. & Sepúlveda, R. (2017). Community resilience to tsunamis along the Southeastern Pacific: a multivariate approach incorporating physical, environmental, and social indicators. Nat. Hazards, 88(2), 1087–1111. doi: 10.1007/s11069-017-2908-1.
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-017-2908-1

Martínez, C., Rojas, O., Villagra, P., Aránguiz, R., & Sáez-Carrillo, K. (2017).Risk factors and perceived restoration in a town destroyed by the 2010 Chile tsunami. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 721–734.
https://www.nat-hazards-earth-syst-sci.net/17/721/2017/

Herrmann, G., Villagra, P., Sepúlveda, R. & Quintana, C. (2017). Resiliencia comunitaria ante tsunami: impacto de dimensiones físicas, ambientales y sociales. En: Encinas, F., Wechsler, A., Bustamante, W. & Díaz, F. (eds). Intersecciones 2016. Ediciones ARQ: Santiago, Chile, pp.72-83. 

Villagra, P., & Alves, S. (2016). Open space and their attributes, uses and restorative qualities in an earthquake emergency scenario: The case of Concepción, Chile. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 19, 56-67.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1618866715300571

Tumini, I., Villagra, P., & Lunecke, G. H. (2016). Evaluating reconstruction effects on urban resilience:a comparison between two Chilean tsunami-prone cities. Nat Hazards, 85(3), 1363–1392.
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-016-2630-4

Villagra, P., Herrmann, G., Quintana, C. & Sepúlveda, R. (2016). Resilience thinking and urban planning in a coastal environment under tsunami hazard: the case study of Mehuín, Chile. Revista de Geografía y Norte Grande, 64, 63-82.
https://scielo.conicyt.cl/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0718-34022016000200006

Villagra, P., & Felsenhardt, C. (2015). Emergency urban landscapes in Valdivia Chile: Contributions to the post-disaster planning and urban design processes within a restoration context. Revista INVI, 30, 19-78.
https://scielo.conicyt.cl/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0718-83582015000100002&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en

Barbosa, O., & Villagra, P. (2015).Socio-Ecological Studies in Urban and Rural Ecosystems in Chile. In R. Rozzi, S. F. Chapin, J. B. Callicott, S. T. A. Pickett, M. Power, J. J. Armesto & R. H. M. Jr. (Eds.), Earth Stewardship: linking ecology and ethics in theory and praxis (Chapter 19): Springer Verlag.

Villagra, P., Rojas, C., Ohno, R., Xue, M., Gómez, K. (2014).  GIS-base exploration of the relationships between open space systems and urban form for the adaptive capacity of cities after an earthquake: the cases of two Chilean cities. Applied Geography, 48, 64-78.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0143622814000113

Villagra, P., & Dobbie, M. (2014). Design aspects of urban wetlands in an earthquake-prone environment. Journal of Urban Design, 19(5), 660–681.
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13574809.2014.943707?scroll=top&needAccess=true

Villagra, P., & Rojas, C. (2013).Dimensiones física y cultural de la resiliencia post-desastre: ¿Son compatibles en ciudades Chilenas? Revista Geográfica del Sur, IV(6), 85-102.
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/272998095_Dimensiones_fisica_y_cultural_de_la_resiliencia_post-desastre_son_compatibles_en_ciudades_Chilenas_Physical_and_cultural_dimensions_of_disaster_resilience_Are_they_compatible_in_Chilean_cities

Villagra, P., & Vergara, G. (2012). Perceived visual landscape changes in a fire prone environment: A multi-method approach. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 32, 144-157.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0272494412000023

Villagra, P., & Jaramillo, E. (2012). Environmental Education through an Interdisciplinary Approach: The Effects of the Volcanic Eruption of the Puyehue-Cordón Caulle Volcanic Complex on the Landscape of Southern Chile. Landscape Review, 14(2), 23-33.
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Villagra, P. (2012). A visual perception study in landscapes subject to fires in South East Australia. Bosque, 33(3), 287-292.
https://scielo.conicyt.cl/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0717-92002012000300010&lng=n&nrm=iso&tlng=en

Villagra, P. (2011). Newer Plant Displays in Botanical Gardens: The Role of Design in Environmental Interpretation. Landscape Research, 36(5), 573-597.
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01426397.2011.558730

Villagra, P. (2011). What are the Big Questions for Landscape Architecture Now? Landscape Review, 14(1), 17-19 
http://journals.lincoln.ac.nz/index.php/lr/issue/view/40.

Villagra, P. (2011). Leonel Pérez y Rodrigo Hidalgo (eds.). Concepción metropolitano: evolución y desafíos Concepción. Revista de Geografía Norte Grande, 48, 179-182.

Felsenhardt, C., & Villagra, P. (2011). Reconstruction of the coastal urban landscape. TOPOS, 73, 123-125.

Villagra-Islas, P. (2009). Ecological Integrity or Landscape Aesthetics: the display of natural systmes within botanical gardens. BGjournal, 6(2), 28-31.
https://www.bgci.org/resources/article/0631/

Villagra, P. (2008). Cómo enriquecer la percepción del público sobre los cambios que ocurren en la naturaleza mediante el diseño y manejo de un jardín botánico contemporáneo? Chagual, 6, 73-78.

Villagra, P. (2012). Nuevos Paisajes en Jardines Botánicos: Estrategias para habitar en sintonía con la naturaleza. In M. Halpert (Ed.), Habitar el Paisaje (pp. 40-55). Santiago: Ediciones Universidad Central, Facultad de Arquitectura Urbanismo y Paisaje.

Otras publications

Villagra, P. & Rojas, C. (2018) The Relation Between Cities and Nature: Searching for More Sensitive Laws. https://www.thenatureofcities.com/2018/08/28/relation-cities-nature-searching-sensitive-laws/

Villagra, P. (2018) Metropolis under Emergency: A Board Game to Plan Resilient Cities while Considering Place Attachment

Villagra, P. & Gonzalez-Reyes, A. (2016) Changing climate and changing cities: if you dress urban planning differently you may be able to cope. http://www.thenatureofcities.com/2016/05/12/changing-climate-and-changing-cities-if-you-dress-urban-planning-differently-you-may-be-able-to-cope/

Villagra, P & Fallahzadegan, M. (2015) Towards building community resilience in a Coastal Town in the south of Chile: Before measure explore planning tools. http://www.thenatureofcities.com/2015/10/07/towards-building-community-resilience-in-a-coastal-town-in-south-of-chile-before-measuring-explore-planning-tools/

Villagra, P. (2015). Contribution to Global Round Table “Green Form and Function vs Green Nativism”. The Nature of Cities. http://www.thenatureofcities.com/2015/11/05/green-form-function-versus-green-nativism-in-changing-urban-spaces-full-of-novel-ecosystems-and-natural-assemblages-is-native-purity-a-viable-option/

Villagra, P. (2015). Designing with Nature: Insights for Drought Resilience and Carbon in Elqui Valley, Chile. The Nature of Cities. http://www.thenatureofcities.com/2015/01/21/designing-with-nature-insights-for-drought-resilience-and-carbon-in-elqui-valley-chile/.

Villagra, P. (2014). What Do People See in the Landscape? The Metamorphosis of Ecosystem Services After Disaster. The Nature of Cities. http://www.thenatureofcities.com/2014/06/25/what-do-people-see-in-the-landscape-the-metamorphosis-of-ecosystem-services-after-disaster/.

Villagra, P. (2014). Can Devastated Landscapes Inspire Planning and Adaptation?. The Nature of Cities. http://www.thenatureofcities.com/2014/01/12/can-devastated-landscapes-inspire-planning-and-adaptation/.

Villagra-Islas, P. (2009). A New City in the Patagonia: Student responses to the eruption of the Chaitén Volcano in Chile. ArchitectsforPeace Newsletter, pp. http://archpeace.blogspot.com/2009/2012/new-city-in-patagonia.HTML,

Publicaciones en Congresos

Tumini, I; Villagra, (2015) Are we ready for the resilient city? “PLEA Architecture in Revolution, Bolinia, Italia.

Villagra, P; Herrmann, G; Sepúlveda, R; Gomez, K (2015) La Segunda Ciudad Post-Tsunami: Interacciones entre las Dimensiones Física, Social, Económica y Ambiental en Mehuin, Chile “Por una América Latina unida y sostenible, La Habana, Cuba.

Martínez, C; Rojas, O; Villagra, P; Aránguiz, R; Sáez, K (2015) Riesgo y Restauración Ambiental en una Localidad Devastada por El Tsunami Del 27/F De 2010 En Chile. XV Encuentro de Geógrafos de América Latina “Por una América Latina unida y sostenible, La Habana, Cuba.

Villagra, P., Bowring, J., & Ohno, R. (2014). Multiple Aspects of Disaster Vulnerability: insights for the resilient planning and design of human environments. Building with Change, New Orleans.

Villagra, P., & Dobbie, M. (2014). Integrating Psychosocial aspects into the Planning of Wetland systems in an Earthquake-Prone Environment. X Simposio Internacional Sobre Multiriesgos de la APRU “Descubriendo, investigando y aprendiendo en tiempos de desastres en la Cuenca del Pacífico. Tendiendo puentes para superar la brecha a través del trabajo académico.

Martínez, C., Rojas, O., Villagra, P., & Sáez, K. (2014). Factores de vulnerabilidad y resiliencia social post desastre: el caso de Dichato, Chile centro-sur. VIII Congreso Internacional de Ordenamiento Territorial y Ecológico, Cusco, Perú.

Martinez, C., Villagra, P., & Rojas, O. (2014). Physical, social and perceptual aspects of vulnerability for two coastal towns of Chile prone to tsunamis. Environmental Design Research Association: Building with Change, New Orleans.

Quintana, C., Muñoz, C., & Villagra, P. (2014). A resilience analysis in the Ines de Suarez neighborhood in Valdivia, Chile, using a multidimensional and multi-scale approach. X Simposio Internacional Sobre Multiriesgos de la APRU “Descubriendo, investigando y aprendiendo en tiempos de desastres en la Cuenca del Pacífico. Tendiendo puentes para superar la brecha a través del trabajo académico, Santiago, Chile.

Villagra, P., & Rojas, C. (2013)Spatial and landscape Analysis for Earthquake Recovery. Regional Conference of the International Geographic Union. Kyoto, Japan.

Villagra, P. (2013). Shared landscapes for emergency and restoration: Perceived open spaces in earthquake prone cities. Key Speaker at the International Federation of Landscape Architects. Auckland, New Zealand.

Villagra, P. (2012). Landscape change and urban resilience: the role of natural and urban landscapes in earthquake recovery of the city of Valdivia, Chile. Paper presented at the International Conference on Urban Sustainability and Resilience, London. 15p.

Ohno, R., Xue, M., Villagra- Islas, P. & Tomiyasu,R (2012). Safe and Restorative Placemaking: Before- and Aftermeasures for Disaster Mitigation. Symposium. Conference proceedings, p.270. EDRA.

Villagra, P., & García, D. (2012). Urban wetlands as perceived restorative environments: preference and design consideration for urban resilience and earthqauke recovery. 1st Conference on Urban Susutainability and Resilience, London.

Villagra, P. (2011). De la Ecología al Paisaje Urbano: ¿Estética escénica o ecológica? Ecología y Arquitectura del Paisaje, UACh, Valdivia.

Dieterlen, S., & Villagra, P. (2011). Multicultural Landscapes: Findings from EDRA40 Workshop and Strategies for Inclusive Design Research and Practice. Make No Little Plans, Chicago.

Villagra, P. (2010). Re-growth of Vegetation, Colour and Landscape Complexity: The role of design in the interpretation of natural systems in botanical gardens. Paper presented at the 4th Global Botanic Gardens Congres Congress. Addressing Global Change: a new agenda for botanic gardens, Dublin, Ireland. 10p.

Green, R., Green, E., & Villagra, P. (2009). Relationships between Landscape Structures, Vegetative Attributes and Evolutionary Predispositions for Landscape Preferences in South East Australia. Paper presented at the 7th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Arts & Humanities. 5p.

Villagra-Islas, P. (2009). Concerning fire management of ecosystems: Relationship between perceived aesthetic and ecological values in the Australian bush.  Environmental Design Research Association 40th Conference (EDRA40) Re:The Ethical Design of Places.

Dieterlen, S., Kuper, R., Villagra, P., & Aman, W. L. (2009). The Multicultural Landscape: Ethical, Social, Spatial, and Aesthetic Implications of Designing for Difference. EDRA40 Re:The Ethical design of Places, Kansas City.

Villagra, P. (2007). Fire and the Perception of Dynamic Landscapes in Botanic Gardens. Conference Procedures: Natural Hazards and Natural Disturbances in Mountain Forest: Challenges and Opportunities for Silviculture.