Inês Amorim Leitão


  • . 2018 – Research fellowship in FairWay project – Farm systems that produce good Water quality for drinking water supplies, Grant Agreement no: 727984 (CERNAS)
    . 2017 – Research Fellowship in Science and technology management (CERNAS)
    . 2017 – Master in Environmental Management (Agrarian School of Coimbra)
    . 2015 – Degree in Physical Geography (Letters Faculty – Coimbra University)
  • Name: Inês Amorim Leitão
    ORCID Number: 0000-0001-9376-2511
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress:
    Email: ines.leitao@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone:
  • Leitão, I.A., Ferreira, C. S. S., Ferreira, A. J. D.
    Assessing long-term changes in potential ecosystem services of a peri-urbanizing Mediterranean catchment (2019)
    Science of The Total Environment, vol.660, pp.993-1003
    http://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.01.088

  • A. J. D. Ferreira, I. A. Leitão, A. K. Boulet, C. S. S. Ferreira

    Nutrient processes (2019)
    Chapter title: Fire effects on soil properties. Pereira, P., Mataix-Solera, J., Úbeda, X., Rein, G., Cerdà, A. (eds.)
    CSIRO publishing
    ISBN:978-0-367-18655-5

    Inês A. Leitão, Carla S.S. Ferreira, António J.D. Ferreira
    Estudo dos Serviços dos Ecossistemas na Região Centro – Ferramenta para a sustentabilidade (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Inês A. Leitão, Carla S.S. Ferreira, Anne-Karine Boulet, António J.D. Ferreira
    Dos incêndios florestais à desertificação: um olhar sobre a Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Ferreira A.J.D., Boulet A-K, Leitão I.A., Ferreira C.S.S
    Terras de ninguém: evolução das áreas de Montanha na Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Ferreira, A. J. D., Silva, J. S., Boulet, A. K., Leitão, I. A., Pinto, L. M. V., Ferreira, C. S. S
    A floresta da Região Centro num contexto de alterações climáticas: subsídios para aumentar a
    adaptação e a resiliência (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Ferreira, A. J. D., Guilherme, R., Pinto, P., Leitão, I. A., Ferreira, C., Moreira, P., Andrade, V., Oliveira, F.
    O papel da Agricultura Urbana na melhoria da sustentabilidade e resiliência das cidades
    portuguesas. Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Leitão, I. A., Ferreira, C., Boulet, A., Ferreira, A. D.
    Do fogo à desertificação. A degradação dos ecossistemas florestais (2015)
    Chapter title: O rural depois do fogo. Simões, O. (ed.)
    SPER
    ISBN:978-972-99205-8-5

  • FairWay
    Research Team Member: Inês Amorim Leitão
    Institution: CERNAS
    Period: 06/17 – 06/21
    Grant: H2020
    Project Code: GA No 727984
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://https://www.fairway-project.eu

    URBANGAIA
    Institution Main Investigator: Inês Amorim Leitão
    Institution: CERNAS
    Period: 03/17 – 03/20
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: BiodivERsA3-2015-143
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.urbangaia.eu

Álvaro Fernández Braña


  • – Research grant in LIFE-PAYT project
    – Chemical Engineering (5 year degree; University of Santiago de Compostela, 2009)
  • Name: Álvaro Fernández Braña
    ORCID Number: 0000-0002-0351-2664
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra; Bencanta, 3045-601 Coimbra
    Email: alvaro.branha@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: 239802940 extensão 600
  • LIFE PAYT – Tool to reduce waste in South Europe
    Research Team Member: Álvaro Fernández Braña
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
    Period: 09/16 – 12/19
    Grant: LIFE Programme (Comissão Europeia)
    Project Code: LIFE15 ENV/PT/000609
    Funding value: 2.500.000 €
    Project site: http://www.life-payt.eu/pt/

Joana Lapão Rocha


  • -Master in Environmental Engineering by Aveiro University
  • Name: Joana Lapão Rocha
    ORCID Number: 0000-0002-0979-6709
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress: CERNAS – Centro de Estudos de Recursos Naturais, Ambiente e Sociedade | Pólo de Coimbra; Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra; Bencanta; 3045-601 Coimbra
    Email: joanarocha@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: +351 239 802 940
  • Symbiosis
    Research Team Member: Joana Lapão Rocha
    Institution: NA
    Period: 09/17 – 12/19
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.symbiosis-poctep.inovcluster.pt

Verónica Oliveira


  • Name: Verónica Oliveira
    ORCID Number: 0000-0001-6012-920X
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra 3045-601 Coimbra Portugal
    Email: veronica.oliveira@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone:
  • V. Oliveira, V. Sousa, J.M. Vaz, C. Dias-Ferreira
    Model for the separate collection of packaging waste in Portuguese
    low-performing recycling regions (2018)
    Journal of Environmental Management, vol.216, pp.13-24
    http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.04.065

    Verónica Oliveira, João Labrincha, Célia Dias-Ferreira
    Extraction of phosphorus and struvite production from the anaerobically digested organic fraction of municipal solid waste (2018)
    Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, vol.6, pp.2837-2845
    http://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2018.04.034

    V Oliveira, L M Ottosen, J Labrincha, C Dias-Ferreira
    Valorisation of Phosphorus Extracted from Farm Yard Slurry and Municipal Solid Wastes Digestates as a Fertilizer (2016)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.7, pp.861-869
    http://doi.org/http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9466-0

    Celia Dias-Ferreira, T Santos, Verónica Oliveira
    Hospital food waste and environmental and economic indicators – a Portuguese case study (2015)
    Waste Management, vol.46, pp.146-154
    http://doi.org/http://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2015.09.025

    J Rodrigues, V Oliveira, P Lopes, C Dias-Ferreira
    Door-to-Door Collection of Food and Kitchen Waste in City Centers Under the Framework of Multimunicipal Waste Management Systems in Portugal: The Case Study of Aveiro (2015)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.6, pp.647-656
    http://doi.org/http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9366-3

  • Verónica Oliveira, João Vaz, Anita Neves, Vítor Sousa e Célia Dias Ferreira
    Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Recolha selectiva de embalagens na região litoral centro de Portugal: sistema atual vs novas soluções
    A Ferreira, R Kikuchi, C Dias-Ferreira, R Costa, M J Cunha, A M Rodrigues (eds). CERNAS
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    V. Oliveira, J.M. Vaz, V. Sousa, C. Dias-Ferreira
    WASTES – Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities II (2017)
    Chapter title: Separate collection of packaging waste: characterization and impacts
    C Vilarinho, F Castro & M L Lopes (eds). CRC Press – Taylor and Francis Group
    ISBN:978-1-138-19669-8

  • SOILCARE: Soil Care for profitable and sustainable crop production in Europe
    Research Team Member: Verónica Oliveira
    Institution: Wageningen University
    Period: 03/16 – 02/21
    Grant: H2020 SFS-2B
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.soilcare-project.eu/

    iSQAPER: Interactive Soil Quality Assessment in Europe and China for Agricultural Productivity and Environmental Resilience
    Research Team Member: Verónica Oliveira
    Institution: Wageningen University
    Period: 04/15 – 03/20
    Grant: H2020-SFS-2014-2015/H2020-SFS-2014-2
    Project Code: 635750 — iSQAPER
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.isqaper-project.eu/

    LIFE PAYT – Tool to reduce waste in South Europe
    Research Team Member: Verónica Oliveira
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
    Period: 09/16 – 12/19
    Grant: European Commission, LIFE programme
    Project Code: LIFE15 ENV/PT/000609
    Funding value: 2.500.000€
    Project site: http://www.life-payt.eu/pt/

    SYMBIOSIS – Estrategia transfonteriza para la promoción de la gestión eficiente de las explotaciones agropecuarias mediante su integración a través del desarrollo tecnológico y la innovación
    Research Team Member: Verónica Oliveira
    Institution: Instituto Hispano-Luso de Investigaciones Agrarias de la Universidad de Salamanca
    Period: 09/15 – 09/19
    Grant: POCTEP
    Project Code: Projecto 0340/3/E
    Funding value: 985.163,66 EUR
    Project site: http://

    FRURB: Managing Flood Risk in Urban areas in a global change context
    Research Team Member: Verónica Oliveira
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 03/12 – 08/15
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: PTDC/AUR-URB/123089/2010
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

  • MSc.: Denise Carla da Silva Couceiro.
    Thesis Topic: Protocolo de extracção e identificação de microplásticos em sedimentos marinhos.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 12/18

Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira


  • EDUCATION
    2010–2015: Doctoral degree in Environmental Science and Engineering, Aveiro University, Portugal (European PhD degree).
    2007-2008: Master in Environmental Engineering, Aveiro University, Portugal (classification: 16/20).
    2004-2005: Graduation in Environmental Engineering (2-years program), Coimbra Agriculture Technical School, Portugal (classification: 15/20).
    2000-2003: Bachelor in Environmental Engineering (3-years program), Coimbra Agriculture Technical School, Portugal (classification: 14/20).

    RESEARCH INTERESTS
    – Impact of land-use changes on surface hydrology
    – Impact of land-use changes on water quality
    – Soil properties and hydrological processes
    – Land degradation processes (e.g. urbanization, wildfires, intensive agriculture)
    – Sediment transport

    RESEARCH GRANTS
    August 2017 – Nowadays: Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation
    Post-Doctoral researcher, investigating “The influence of landscape mosaics on flow and sediment connectivity in peri-urban catchments” (SFRH/BPD/120093/2016).
    Host institutions: CERNAS – Research Centre on Natural Resources, Environment and Society.
    Oct. 2015 – July 2017: Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (Portugal)
    Researcher in iSQAPER project – Interactive Soil Quality Assessment in Europe and China for Agricultural Productivity and Environmental Resilience, funded by the European Commission, Horizon 2020 (Grant agreement nº 63570).
    June 2014 – Aug. 2015: Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (Portugal)
    Research fellow in FRURB project – Managing Flood Risk in Urban areas in a global change context, funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (ref. PTDC/AUR-URB/123089/2010).
    April 2010 – March 2014: Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation
    Doctoral fellow entitled “Land-use change impacts on hydrological and hydrochemical processes of peri-urban areas” (SFRH/BD/64493/2009).
    Host institutions: Aveiro University (Portugal) and Swansea University (United Kingdom).
    Dec. 2008 – March 2010: Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (Portugal)
    Research fellow in RECOVER project – Immediate soil management strategy for recovery after forest fires, funded by Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (ref. PTDC/AGR-AAM/73350/2006).
    March 2008 – November 2008: Swansea University (Wales, UK)
    Research fellow in Desire project – Desertification Mitigation & Remediation of Land: a global approach for local solutions, funded by the European Commission, FP6 (Grant agreement nº 037046).
    Sept. 2006 – March 2008: Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (Portugal)
    Research fellow in URBHI project – Urban flood risk and pollutant relocation as a result of global change, funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (ref. POCI/CLI/60421/2004).
    Oct. 2005 – Aug. 2006: Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (Portugal)
    Research fellow in EMAS@SCHOOL project – Environmental Management and Audit Scheme implementation at a complex school, funded by the European Commission, LIFE03 (ref. ENV/P/000501).

    VISITING FELLOW
    Oct. 2012 – Dec. 2012: Department of Geography, Swansea University (Wales, United Kingdom).
    Aug. 2011 – Sept. 2011: Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University (Ithaca, New York, USA).
    July 2010: Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University (Ithaca, New York, USA)

    EDITORIAL BOARD
    2018-2019: Guest Editor of the Special Issue “Liveable cities: current environmental challenges and paths for urban sustainability” in Journal of Environmental Management.
    2017-Nowadays: Review Editor of the Special Issue \\\”Nature-based solutions for meeting environmental and socio-economic challenges in land management and development\\\”, in Land Degradation & Development journal.
    2017-2018: Guest Editor of the Special Issue \\\”Human impact on soil health and soil quality\\\”, in Science of the Total Environment journal.

    ORGANIZATION OF SCIENTIFIC EVENTS
    2018: Organization of the poster session “Impacts of land-use and flood retention measures on catchment water management” in the Workshop of LAND4FLOOD COST Action: Towards an interdisciplinary understanding of (private) land, 19-21 June, Riga (Latvia).
    2018: Organization of the session “Urban sustainable development: resilience to environmental problems and natural hazards through eco-engineering solutions”, with two oral blocks in EGU2018, 8-13 April 2018, Vienna (Austria).
    2018: Organization of the oral session “Nature-based solutions for environmental, social and economic challenges” in TERRAenVISION. University of Barcelona, 27 January – February, Barcelona (Spain).
    2017: Organization of three oral sessions in the European Geosciences Union: (1) “Threats and potentials in urban and peri-urban areas: soil and water degradation, ecosystem services and risk management”; (2) “Soil quality and health in agriculture areas: impact of current and novel management practices”; and (3) “Nature-based solutions in land and water management for hydro-meteorological risk reduction and climate change adaptation”. Austria Center Vienna, 23-28 April, Vienna (Austria).
    2016: Organization of the thematic panel “Urban agriculture: tendencies and problems”, in the VII Congresso EPDEA and II Encontro Lusófono Economia, Sociologia, Ambiente e Desenvolvimento Rural, with the topic “Public Policies for Agriculture After 2020”. Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra, 07-09 September, Coimbra (Portugal)
    2016: Organization of the oral session “Soils, water, vegetation and landforms in urban and peri-urban areas: global change impacts and management issues”, in the European Geosciences Union. Austria Center Vienna, 17-22 April, Vienna (Austria)
    2015: Collaboration in the organization of the International Workshop “Hydrological and sediment connectivity following wildfires in Humid Mediterranean”. Aveiro University, 1-3 December, Aveiro (Portugal)
    2015: National Workshop “Impactos da urbanização na degradação do solo e da água: problemas e soluções”. Agriculture College of Coimbra, 17 July, Coimbra (Portugal).
    2006: International conference “The Quest for Sustainability: The role of Environmental Management Systems and Tools”. Agriculture College of Coimbra, 27-29 September, Coimbra (Portugal).

    STUDY SITE DEPUTY in 2 European research projects: iSQAPER and SoilCare

    INVOLVEMENT IN WORKING GROUPS
    2017-nowadays: COST Action CA16209 – Natural Flood Retention on Private Land (member of the Management Committee)
    2014-2018: COST Action ES1306 – Connecting European Connectivity Research
    2008: COST Action 634 – On- and Off-site Environmental Impacts of Runoff and Erosion

    REFEREE for 18 international periodics

  • Name: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    ORCID Number: orcid.org/0000-0003-3709-4103
    Scopus Number: 55416288100
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra, Bencanta, 3045-601 Coimbra
    Email: cferreira@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone:
  • Barão, L., Alaoui, A., Ferreira, C.S.S., Basch, G., Schwilch, G., Geissen, V., Sukkel, W., Lemesle, J., Garcia-Orenes, F., Morugán-Coronado, A., Mataix-Solera, J., Kosmas, C., Glavan, M., Pintar, M., Tóth, B., Hermann, T., Vizitiu, O.P., Lipiec, J., Re
    Assessment of promising agricultural management practices (2019)
    Science of the Total Environment, vol.649, pp.830-834
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.06.391

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Keizer, J.J., Santos, L.M.B., Serpa, D., Silva, V., Cerqueira, M., Ferreira, A.J.D., Abrantes, N.
    Runoff, sediment and nutrient exports from a Mediterranean vineyard under integrated production: an experiment at plot scale (2018)
    Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, vol.256, pp.184-193
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2018.01.015

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Steenhuis, T.S., Ferreira, A.J.D.
    Effect of Peri-urban Development and Lithology on Streamflow in a Mediterranean Catchment (2018)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.29, pp.1141-1153
    http://doi.org/10.1002/ldr.2810

    Kalantari, Z., Ferreira, C.S.S., Keesstra, S., Destouni, G.
    Nature-based solutions for flood-drought risk mitigation in vulnerable urbanizing parts of East-Africa (2018)
    Current Opinion in Environmental Science & Health, vol.5, pp.73-78
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.coesh.2018.06.003

    Ferreira, A.J.D., Guilherme, R.I.M.M., Ferreira, C.S.S., de Oliveira, M.F.M.L.
    Urban Agriculture, a tool towards more resilient urban communities? Urban Agriculture, a tool towards more resilient urban communities? (2018)
    Current Opinion in Environmental Science & Health, vol.5, pp.93-97
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.coesh.2018.06.004

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Ferreira, A.J.D.
    Degradation in urban areas. (2018)
    Current Opinion in Environmental Science & Health, vol.5, pp.19-25
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.coesh.2018.04.001

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Pereira, P., Kalantari, Z.
    Human impacts on soil (2018)
    Science of the Total Environment , vol.644, pp.830-834
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.06.391

    Bai, Z., Caspari, T., Gonzalez, M.R., Batjes, N.H., Mader, P., Bunemann, E.K., Goede, R., Brussaard, L., Xu, M., Ferreira, C.S.S., Reintam, E., Fan, H., Mihelic, R., Glavan, M., Tóth, Z.
    Effects of agricultural management practices on soil quality: A review of long-term experiments for Europe and China (2018)
    Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, vol.265, pp.1-7
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2018.05.028

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Blake W.H., Kikuchi, R., Ferreira, A.J.D.
    Temporal dynamics of sediment sources in an urbanizing Mediterranean catchment (2017)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.28(8), pp.2354-2369
    http://doi.org/10.1002/ldr.2765

    Taguas, E.V., Nadal-Romero, E., Ayuso, J.L., Casalí, J., Cid, P., Dafonte, J., Canatário-Duarte, A., Ferreira, C.S.S., Giménez, R., Giráldez, J.V., Gómez-Macpherson, H., Gómez, J., González-Hidalgo, C., Lana-Renault, N., Lucía, A., Mateos, L., Pé
    Hydrological Signatures Based on Event Runoff Coefficients in Rural Catchments of the Iberian Peninsula (2017)
    Soil Science, vol.182(5), pp.159–171
    http://doi.org/10.1097/SS.0000000000000210

    Kalantari, Z., Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Ferreira, A.J.D., Destouni G.
    Urbanization development under climate change: hydrological responses in a peri-urban Mediterranean catchment (2017)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.28(7), pp.2207-2221
    http://doi.org/10.1002/ldr.2747

    Kikuchi, R., Jorge R.G., Ferreira, C.S.
    Carbon cycle in the paleonenvironment: an abrupt increase of biogenic carbon in the end-cretaceous atmosphere (2017)
    Ecocycles, vol.3(1), pp.6-12
    http://doi.org/10.19040/ecocycles.v3i1.66

    Kikuchi, R., Ferreira, C.S.S., Kanoun-Boulé, M.
    The Issues of Pet Waste (Canine Feces) ‒ Environmental Problems, Human Behavior and Knowledge of Public Health (2017)
    International Journal of Interdisciplinary Research and Innovations, vol.5(1), pp.34-42
    DOI: NA

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Costa, M.L., Coelho, C.O.A., Ferreira, A.J.D.
    Dynamics of surface water quality driven by distinct urbanization patterns and storms in a Portuguese peri-urban catchment. (2016)
    Journal of Soils and Sediments, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s1136801614234

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Nunes, J.P.C., Steenhuis, T.S., Nunes, M., de Lima, J.L.M.P., Coelho, C.O.A., Ferreira, A.J.D.
    Impact of urban development on streamflow regime of a Portuguese peri-urban Mediterranean catchment (2016)
    Journal of Soils and Sediments, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11368-.16-1386-5

    Ferreira, A.J.D., Soares, D., Serrano, L.M.V., Walsh, R.P.D., Ferreira, C.M.D.
    Roads as sources of heavy metals in urban areas. The Covões Catchment experiment, Coimbra, Portugal (2016)
    Journal of Soils and Sediments, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11368-016-1492-4

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Shakesby, R.A., Keizer, J.J., Soares, D., González-Pelayo, O., Coelho, C.O.A., Ferreira, A.J.D.
    Differences in overland flow, hydrophobicity and soil moisture dynamics between Mediterranean woodland types in a peri-urban catchment in Portugal (2016)
    Journal of Hydrology, vol.533, pp.473-485
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.12.040

    Kikuchi, R., Ferreira, C.S., Ferreira, A.D.
    Environmental survey of heavy metals in the Yiluo Basin of East-central China – water, soil and plants (2016)
    World Journal of Research and Review, vol.3(1), pp.19-23
    DOI: NA

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Walsh, R.P.D., Steenhuis, T.S., Shakesby, R.A., Nunes, J.P.N., Coelho, C.O.A., Ferreira, A.J.D.
    Spatiotemporal variability of hydrologic soil properties and the implications for overland flow and land management in a peri-urban Mediterranean catchment (2015)
    Journal of Hydrology, vol.525, pp.249-263
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.03.039

    Gonzalez-Pelayo, O., Gimeno-García, E., Ferreira, C.S.S., Ferreira, A.J.D., Keizer, J.J., Andreu, V., Rubio, J.L.
    Water Repellency of air-dried and sieved samples from limestone soils in Central Portugal collected before and after prescribed fire. (2015)
    Plant Soil,, vol.394, pp.199-214
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11104-015-2515-4

    Stoof. C.R., Ferreira, A.J.D., Mol, W., den Berg, J.V., Kort, A., Drooger, S., Slingerland, E.C., Mansholt, A.U., Ferreira, C.S.S., Ritsema, C.J.
    Soil surface changes increase runoff and erosion risk after a low-moderate severity fire (2015)
    Geoderma, vol.239-240, pp.58-67
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2014.09.020

    Shakesby, R.A., Bento, C.P., Ferreira, C.S., Ferreira, A.J., Stoof, C.R., Urbanek, E., Walsh, R.P.
    Impacts of prescribed fire on soil loss and soil quality: an assessment based on an experimentally-burned catchment in central Portugal (2015)
    Catena, vol.128, pp.278-293
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2013.03.012

    Ferreira, A.J.D., Alegre, S.P., Coelho, C.O.A., Shakesby, R.A., Páscoa, F.M., Ferreira, C.S.S., Keizer, J.J., Ritsema, C.
    Strategies to prevent forest fires and techniques to reverse degradation processes in burned areas (2015)
    Catena, vol.128, pp.224-237
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2014.09.002

    Carreiras, M., Ferreira, A.J.D., Valente, S., Fleskens, L., Gonzales-Pelayo, O., Rubio, J.L., Stoof, C.R., Coelho, C.O.A., Ferreira, C.S.S., Ritsema, C.J.
    Comparative analysis of policies to deal with wildfire risk (2014)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.25, pp.92-103
    http://doi.org/10.1002/ldr.2271

    Ferreira, A.J.D., Pardal, J., Malta, M., Ferreira, C.S.S., Soares, D.D.J., Vilhena, J.
    Improving Urban Ecosystems Resilience at a City Level. The Coimbra Case Study. (2013)
    Energy Procedia, vol.40, pp.6-14
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2013.08.002

    Esteves, T.C.J., Kirkby, M.J., Shakesby, R.A., Ferreira, A.J.D., Soares, J.A.A., Irvine, B.J., Ferreira, C.S.S., Coelho, C.O.A., Bento, C.P.M., Carreira, M.A.
    Mitigating land degradation caused by wildfire: application of the PESERA model to fire-affected sites in central Portugal (2012)
    Geoderma, vol.191, pp.40–50
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2012.01.001

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Ferreira, A.J.D., Pato, R.L., Magalhães, M.C., Coelho, C.O., Santos, C.
    Rainfall-runoff-erosion relationships study for different land uses, in a sub-urban area (2012)
    Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, vol.56 (X), pp.005-020
    http://doi.org/10.1127/0372-8854/2012/S-00101

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Ferreira, A.J.D., de Lima, J.L.M.P., Nunes, J.P.
    Assessment of surface hydrologic properties on a small urbanized mediterranean basin: experimental design and first results (2011)
    Die Bodenkultur / Journal for Land Management, Food and Environment, vol.62 (1-4), pp.59 – 64
    DOI: NA

    Ferreira, A.J.D., Nunes, J.P., de Lima, J.L.M.P., Ferreira, C.S.S., Esteves, T., Nunes, M.
    Urban flood risk and pollutant relocation as a result of global change. A catchment experimental approach in central Portugal (2010)
    Folia Geographica, Series Geographica-physica, vol.XLI, pp.59-66
    DOI: NA

  • Ferreira C., Veiga A., Ferreira A.
    Degradação do solo e práticas de gestão: desafios para a sustentabilidade agrícola (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    CERNAS
    ISBN:9789892081328

    Ferreira C., Puga J., Veiga A., Keizer J., Ferreira A.
    Impacte das práticas de produção agrícola na qualidade do solo: casos de estudo na Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    CERNAS
    ISBN:9789892081328

    Leitão I., Ferreira C., Ferreira A.
    Estudo dos serviços dos ecossistemas: ferramenta para a sustentabilidade na Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    CERNAS
    ISBN:9789892081328

    Ferreira A., Guilherme R., Pinto L., Leitão I., Ferreira C., Moreira P., Andrade V., Oliveira F.
    O papel da agricultura urbana na melhoria da sustentabilidade e resiliência das cidades da Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    CERNAS
    ISBN:9789892081328

    Leitão I., Boulet A.-K., Ferreira C., Ferreira A.
    Dos incêndios florestais à desertificação: um olhar sobre a Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    CERNAS
    ISBN:9789892081328

    Ferreira A., Silva J.S., Rodrigues D., Gomes F., Bingre P., Leitão I., Pinto L., Boulet A. K., Monteiro A., Ferreira C.
    A floresta da Região Centro num context de alterações climáticas: subsídios para aumentar a adaptação e a resiliência (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro
    CERNAS
    ISBN:9789892081328

    Ferreira A., Boulet A-K, Leitão I., Ferreira C.
    Terras de ninguém: evolução das áreas de montanha na Região Centro (2015)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro”,
    CERNAS
    ISBN:9789892081328

    Ferreira, C.S.S., Ferreira, A.J.D., Poças, D.
    Impactes hidrológicos das alterações de uso do solo em zonas peri-urbanas (2014)
    Chapter title: Planeamento e Gestão dos Recursos Naturais. Homenagem Professora Doutora Celeste Coelho
    Multitema, Lda
    ISBN:NA

    António J.D. Ferreira, Carla S.S. Ferreira, Célia Bento, Tânia Esteves, Manuela Carreiras
    Límpacte dels incendis florestals en el cicle hidrológic (2011)
    Chapter title: Quan es crema el bosc – Límpacte del foc en els ecosistemes
    Métode, Universitat de València
    ISBN:NA

    C. Ferreira, M. Carreiras (2010). Gestão sustentável dos resíduos
    Gestão sustentável dos resíduos (2010)
    Chapter title: Gestão dos Resíduos Sólidos no Mundo e em África
    Cernas
    ISBN:NA

    M. Carreiras, C. Ferreira
    Confinamento de resíduos: aterros sanitários (2010)
    Chapter title: Gestão dos Resíduos Sólidos no Mundo e em África
    Cernas
    ISBN:NA

    António J.D. Ferreira, Sergio A. Prats, Carla S.S. Ferreira, Maruxa C. Malvar, Celeste O.A. Coelho, Manuela Carreiras, Tania Esteves
    Los incêndios florestales en Portugal. Aportes para la Comprensión del impacto en la degradación de suelos y aguas (2009)
    Chapter title: Efectos de los incendios forestales sobre los suelos en Espana
    Laimprenta CG
    ISBN:NA

    António J.D. Ferreira, Joaquim Sande Silva, Celeste Coelho, Anne-Karine Boulet, Jan Jacob Keizer, Manuela A.C.M.C.C. Carreiras, Carla S.S. Ferreira
    The Portuguese Experience in Managing Fire Effects (2009)
    Chapter title: Fire effects on soils and restoration strategies, Land Reconstruction and Management
    Science Publishers
    ISBN:NA

  • Fairway: Farm systems management and governance for producing good water quality for drinking water supplies,
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Stichting Wageningen Research
    Period: 04/17 – 03/21
    Grant: European Commission, Horizon 2020
    Project Code: Grant agreement nº 727984
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://https://www.fairway-project.eu/

    SOILCARE: Soil Care for profitable and sustainable crop production in Europe
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Wageningen University
    Period: 03/16 – 02/21
    Grant: H2020 SFS-2B
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.soilcare-project.eu/

    iSQAPER: Interactive Soil Quality Assessment in Europe and China for Agricultural Productivity and Environmental Resilience
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Wageningen University
    Period: 04/15 – 03/20
    Grant: H2020-SFS-2014-2015/H2020-SFS-2014-2
    Project Code: 635750 — iSQAPER
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.isqaper-project.eu/

    URBANGAIA project – Managing urban Biodiversity and Green Infrastructure to increase city resilience
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Politécnico de Coimbra
    Period: 03/17 – 02/20
    Grant: ERA-LEAR 2020
    Project Code: Grant agreement nº 645782
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://urbangaia.eu/

    FRURB: Managing Flood Risk in Urban areas in a global change context
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 03/12 – 08/15
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: PTDC/AUR-URB/123089/2010
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    DESIRE: DESertification mItigation and REmediation of land a global approach for local solutions
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: ALTERRA
    Period: 03/07 – 02/12
    Grant: FP6
    Project Code: GOCE 037046
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.desire-project.eu/

    RECOVER: Immediate soil management strategy for recovery after forest fires
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro
    Period: 03/07 – 02/10
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: PTDC/AGR-AAM/73350/2006
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    URBHI: Urban flood risk and pollutant relocation as a result of global change
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 04/05 – 03/09
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: POCI/CLI/60421/2004
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    EMAS@SCHOOL: Environmental Management and Audit Scheme implementation at a complex school
    Research Team Member: Carla Sofia Santos Ferreira
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 03/03 – 08/06
    Grant: LIFE03
    Project Code: Life03 Env/P/000501
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

  • MSc.: Matilda Gustafsson.
    Thesis Topic: Nature-based solutions for flood risk reduction, contamination control and climate change adaptation.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 08/18

    MSc.: Ricardo Valencia Gudiño.
    Thesis Topic: Modelling copper pollution from road runoff in a peri-urban catchment in Portugal by using MIKE SHE, and MIKE 11 coupled with ECO LAB.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 08/17

    MSc.: Bo Sha.
    Thesis Topic: Modelling the Impacts of Urbanization on surface water quality.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 08/17

    MSc.: Inês Amorim Leitão.
    Thesis Topic: Study of Ecosystem Services in Ribeira dos Covões catchment.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 06/17

    MSc.: Jaydeth Nascimento Graça do Espírito Santo Vasconcelos.
    Thesis Topic: Gestão da Água e do Solo em São Tomé e Príncipe – Caso de estudo: Distrito de Água Grande em São Tomé.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 06/17

    MSc.: Saga Hävermark.
    Thesis Topic: Hydrological modelling of a peri-urban Mediterranean catchment.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/15

    MSc.: Daniel José Adriano Soares .
    Thesis Topic: Chemical characterization of road runoff in the Covões catchment.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 10/14

Luísa Paula Gonçalves Oliveira Valente da Cruz Lopes


  • Assistant Professor of the Superior School of Technology and Management of Viseu belonging to the Polytechnic Institute of Viseu where he teaches since the 1992-2018 school year. Degree in Chemical Engineering by the Faculty of Engineering of the Coimbra University, has master’s degree in Materials Engineering by the Aveiro University and a PhD in Materials Science and Engineering by the Aveiro University in the area of New Materials. Is author or co-author of more than 35 scientific publications with referee between international journals (European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, Wood Science and Technology, Bioresources, Holzforschung, Journal of Wood chemical Technology among others) national journals (Millenium, Silva Lusitania) and conferences proceedings (ECWM, Ecowood, Forest Congress, etc). Is referee of some international journals in the field and participant in European and national projects.
  • Name: Luísa Paula Gonçalves Oliveira Valente da Cruz Lopes
    ORCID Number: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6502-7202
    Scopus Number: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=7102120927
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão de Viseu
    Email: lvalente@estv.ipv.pt
    Institutional Telephone: +351 232 480 500
  • Evaluation of grape stalks and skins residues in chemical processing for valuable products (CHEMGRAPE)
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: Luísa Paula Gonçalves Oliveira Valente da Cruz Lopes
    Institution: IPV-Viseu
    Period: 04/10 – 07/13
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: Project PTDC/AGR-AAM/104911/2008
    Funding value: 171 360,00
    Project site: http://www.ipv.pt/chemgrape/

Maria Paula Pinto Amador


  • Name: Maria Paula Pinto Amador
    ORCID Number: 0000-0002-5228-205X
    Scopus Number: 26647421600
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra – Bencanta
    Email: paula_amador@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: 239 802 940
  • Amador, P., Duarte, I.M., da Costa, R.P.R., Fernandes, R., Prudêncio, C.
    Characterization of Antibiotic Resistance in Enterobacteriaceae From Agricultural Manure and Soil in Portugal (2017)
    Soil Science , vol.182(8) , pp.292-301
    http://doi.org/ 10.1097/SS.0000000000000222

    Amador, P., Fernandes, R., Prudêncio, C., Barreto, M., Duarte, I.
    Antibiotic resistance in wastewater: occurrence and fate of Enterobacteriaceae producers of Class A and Class C β-lactamases (2015)
    Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A: Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering, vol.50(1), pp.26-39
    http://doi.org/10.1080/10934529.2015.964602

    Fernandes, R., Amador, P., Oliveira, C., Prudêncio, C.
    Molecular characterization of ESBL- producing Enterobacteriaceae in the Northern Portugal. (2014)
    The Scientific World Journal , vol.Volume 2014, Article ID 782897, pp.6 pages
    http://doi.org/10.1155/2014/782897

    Fernandes, R., Amador, P. and Prudêncio, C.
    β-lactams: chemical structure, mode of action and mechanisms of resistance (2013)
    Reviews in Medical Microbiology, vol.24(1), pp.7-17
    http://doi.org/10.1097/MRM.0b013e3283587727

    Amador, P., Fernandes, R., Duarte, I., Brito, L., Prudêncio, C.
    In vitro transference and molecular characterization of blaTEM genes in bacteria isolated from Portuguese ready-to-eat foods. (2011)
    World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, vol.27(8), pp.1775-1785
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11274-010-0635-9

    Amador, P., Fernandes, R., Brito, L., Prudêncio, C.
    Antibiotic Resistance in Enterobacteriaceae Isolated from Portuguese Deli Meats (2011)
    Journal of Food Safety, vol. 31(1), pp.1-20
    http://doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-4565.2010.00258.x

    Amador, P., Fernandes, R., Prudêncio, C., Brito L.
    Resistance to β-lactams in Bacteria Isolated from Different Types of Portuguese Cheese. (2009)
    International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol.10, pp.1-14
    http://doi.org/10.3390/ijms10041538

    Amador, P., Prudêncio, C., Ferraz, R., Vieira, M., Silva, N., Coelho, P., Fernandes, R.
    β-lactamases in the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Laboratory. (2009)
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education, vol.37(5), pp.301-306
    http://doi.org/10.1002/bmb.20324

    Amador, P., Borges, F., Côrte-Real, M.
    Biochemical Characterization of a Mutant of the Yeast Pichia anomala Derepressed for Malic Acid Utilization in the Presence of Glucose. (1996)
    FEMS Microbiology Letters, vol.Lett.141, pp.227-231
    http://doi.org/10.1111/j.1574-6968.1996.tb08389.x

  • Grupo Operacional para a gestão da água no Vale do Lis
    Research Team Member: Maria Paula Pinto Amador
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 07/17 – 07/19
    Grant: PDR2020
    Project Code: GO/GestãoÁguaValeLis – 030911, PDR2020-101
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    CERNAS – centro de estudos em recursos naturais, ambiente e sociedade – Reestruturação CERNAS
    Research Team Member: Maria Paula Pinto Amador
    Institution: ESAC
    Period: 01/15 – 12/16
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Pesquisa e caracterização molecular de beta-lactamases em bactérias isoladas de alimentos prontos-a-comer.

    Institution Main Investigator: Maria Paula Pinto Amador
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra,

    Period: 04/06 – 12/10
    Grant: Não financiado. Este projecto foi desenvolvido com apoio das seguintes instituições: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Saúde do Porto e Instituto Superior de Agronomia
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: Não financiado.
    Project site: http://

    Aplicação de um novo método natural na prevenção do abrolhamento e monitorização em tempo real da maturação de alimentos de origem vegetal

    Research Team Member: Maria Paula Pinto Amador
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 12/03 – 04/05
    Grant: Projecto Agro 691 (Acção 8.1 da Medida 8 do Programa Agro)
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Caracterização microbiológica da inflorescência da Cynara cardunculus utilizada no fabrico do queijo da Serra. Laboratório de Microbiologia da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra.
    Research Team Member: Maria Paula Pinto Amador
    Institution: Laboratório de Microbiologia da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra.
    Period: 02/04 – 04/05
    Grant: Não financiado. Apoio da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: Não financiado.
    Project site: http://

    Utilização de substratos gluconeogénicos por leveduras não convencionais. Mecanismos Bioquímicos.

    Research Team Member: Maria Paula Pinto Amador
    Institution: Universidade do Minho
    Period: 04/92 – 04/95
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

  • MSc.: António César Pimenta .
    Thesis Topic: Molecular and structural characterization of new β-lactamases TEM-180 and TEM-201..
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 12/12

Bruno Miguel Morais Lemos Esteves


  • Adjunct Professor of the Superior School of Technology and Management of Viseu belonging to the Polytechnic Institute of Viseu where he teaches since the 1997-1998 school year. Licentiate in chemical engineering by the Engineering Faculty of Oporto University; has a master’s degree in lignocellulosic materials and a PhD in environmental engineering by the Superior Institute of Agronomy – Technical University of Lisbon in the field of modified wood. Is author or co-author of more than 60 scientific publications with referee between international journals (European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, Wood Science and Technology, Bioresources, Holzforschung, Journal of Wood chemical Technology among others) national journals (Millenium, Silva Lusitania) and conferences proceedings (ECWM, Ecowood, Forest Congress, etc). Is referee of the most important international journals in the field and participant in European and national projects.
  • Name: Bruno Miguel Morais Lemos Esteves
    ORCID Number: 0000-0001-6660-3128
    Scopus Number: 57202554441
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão de Viseu, Campus Politécnico de Repeses,3504-510, Viseu
    Email: bruno@estgv.ipv.pt
    Institutional Telephone: 232480500
  • Valorização de resíduos florestais por liquefação- Valorisation of forest residues through liquefaction
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: Bruno Miguel Morais Lemos Esteves
    Institution: Instituto politécnico de Viseu
    Period: 01/17 – 12/18
    Grant: Caixa Geral de Depósitos
    Project Code: PROJ/CI&DETS/CGD/014
    Funding value: 30000 €
    Project site: http://Não tem

    Obtenção de produtos de Valor acrescentado pela liquefação da casca de Pseudotsuga – Achievement of high value-added products through the liquefaction Pseudotsuga bark
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: Bruno Miguel Morais Lemos Esteves
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Viseu
    Period: 12/15 – 12/15
    Grant: CIDETS
    Project Code: PROJ/CI&DETS/2015/0007
    Funding value: 7.711,12€
    Project site: http://

Luís Cláudio de Brito Brandão Guerreiro Quinta-Nova


  • Luís Quinta-Nova is professor in ESA/IPCB with a PhD in Environmental Sciences (2002), MSc in Land Use and Environmental Planning (1995) and bachelor in Biophysical Engineering (1992). He works in land use planning and environmental impact assessment studies. He published 4 articles in peer-reviewed journals and 44 papers and abstracts in conference proceedings. Since 1995 he participated in 5 research projects. He also supervised 19 master\’s theses and 54 Bachelor\’s final works. Luís Quinta-Nova has advanced skills in Geographic Information Systems and Plant Ecology. He\’s also an expert in GIS, recognized by the portuguese engineering association (Ordem dos Engenheiros).
  • Name: Luís Cláudio de Brito Brandão Guerreiro Quinta-Nova
    ORCID Number: 0000-0002-8464-7527
    Scopus Number: 36094927600
    Institucional Adress: Quinta da Senhora de Mércules
    Email: lnova@ipcb.pt
    Institutional Telephone: +351272339900
  • Isabel Navalho, Cristina Alegria, Luís Quinta-Nova, Paulo Fernandez
    Integrated planning for landscape diversity enhancement, fire hazard mitigation and forest production regulation: A case study in central Portugal (2017)
    Land Use Policy, vol.V. 61, pp.398-412
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2016.11.035

    Paulo Ribeiro, António Albuquerque, Luís Quinta-Nova, Victor Cavaleiro
    Recycling Pulp Mill Sludge to Improve Soil Fertility Using GIS Tools (2010)
    Resources Conservation and Recycling, vol.54(12), pp.1303-1311
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2010.05.009

  • CLIMRisk – Climate change adaptation measures in the management of natural and environmental risks
    Research Team Member: Luís Cláudio de Brito Brandão Guerreiro Quinta-Nova
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Tomar
    Period: 10/18 – 03/19
    Grant: European Investment Funds by FEDER/COMPETE/POCI Operational Competitiveness and Internationalization Program, under POCentro – PT 2020
    Project Code: Centro-0-0145-FEDER-024253
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    OTALEX C – Territorial and Environmental Observatory for Alentejo, Extremadura and Centro
    Institution Main Investigator: Luís Cláudio de Brito Brandão Guerreiro Quinta-Nova
    Institution: Junta de Extremadura
    Period: 04/11 – 11/15
    Grant: POCTEP
    Project Code: POCTEP 0345_OTALEX_C_4_E
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    How do wild forest fires influence groundwater quality and quantity in Portugal
    Research Team Member: Luís Cláudio de Brito Brandão Guerreiro Quinta-Nova
    Institution: Laboratório Nacional de Engenharia Civil
    Period: 10/05 – 10/09
    Grant: FCT: Programa Operacional Ciência e Inovação
    Project Code: POCI/AGR/59180/2004
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    NATURA 2000 Network of the Setúbal Peninsula/Sado
    Research Team Member: Luís Cláudio de Brito Brandão Guerreiro Quinta-Nova
    Institution: AFLOPS
    Period: 10/98 – 10/02
    Grant: LIFE Nature Programme
    Project Code: LIFE98 NAT/P/005235
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

Luís Miguel de Lima Valença Pinto


  • Research assistant at the URBANGAIA project (BiodivERsA3-2015-143), since October 2017.

    Consultant in the fields of Territorial planning, GIS and cartography, between 2006 and 2017.

    Research assistant at the EMAS@School project (Life03 Env/P/000501), between 2005 and 2006.

    Research assistant at the Visulands project (QLK5-CT-2002-01017 F), between 2003 and 2005.

    MSc. in Project of the Urban Environment by FAUP/FEUP, in 1999.

    Degree in Urban and Regional Planning by Aveiro University, in 1994.

  • Name: Luís Miguel de Lima Valença Pinto
    ORCID Number: 0000-0001-8887-5802
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress: ESAC, Bencanta, 3045-601 Coimbra
    Email: lmpinto@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone:
  • Ferreira, A., Guilherme, R., Pinto, L.V., Leitão, I., Ferreira, C., Moreira, P., Andrade, V., Oliveira, F.
    O papel da Agricultura Urbana na melhoria da sustentabilidade e resiliência das cidades da Região Centro (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro (Capitulo VIII)
    CERNAS, Coimbra
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Ferreira, A., Pereira, P., Franco, J., Pinto, L.V., Oliveira, M.F.
    A Gestão Ambiental como ferramenta de ecoeficiência para a competitividade. O exemplo da aplicação da análise de ciclo de vida à fileira da Pera Rocha
    (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro (Capitulo XIII)
    CERNAS, Coimbra
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Ferreira, A., Silva, J.S., Rodrigues, D., Gomes, F., Bingre, P., Leitão, I., Pinto, L.V., Boulet, A.K., Ferreira, C.
    A floresta da Região Centro num contexto de alterações climáticas: subsídios para aumentar a adaptação e a resiliência (2017)
    Chapter title: Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro (Capitulo XVIII)
    CERNAS, Coimbra
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Andresen, T., Martins, F., Alves, F. e Pinto, L.
    Biophysical Planning in the Northern Coastal Area of Portugal – Case-study – POOC Norte Caminha – Espinho (1996)
    Chapter title: Coastal Zone Management
    Cardigan, UK, Samara Publishing Limited
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

  • URBANGAIA
    Research Team Member: Luís Miguel de Lima Valença Pinto
    Institution: CERNAS, IPC, Coimbra
    Period: 03/17 – 03/20
    Grant: BiodivERsA
    Project Code: BiodivERsA3-2015-143
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.urbangaia.eu

    EMAS@SCHOOL – Implementação do Sistema Comunitário de Ecogestão e Auditoria a uma instituição de ensino diversificada
    Research Team Member: Luís Miguel de Lima Valença Pinto
    Institution: CERNAS, IPC
    Period: 03/03 – 03/06
    Grant: LIFE – União Europeia
    Project Code: Life03 Env/P/000501
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    VISULANDS – Visualization tools for public participation in managing landscape change
    Research Team Member: Luís Miguel de Lima Valença Pinto
    Institution: MACAULAY – Land Use Research Institute, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Period: 01/03 – 12/05
    Grant: FP5-LIFE QUALITY
    Project Code: QLK5-CT-2002-01017 F
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

Célia Dias Ferreira


  • Current research Interests:
    – Waste management and recycling
    – Electrochemical processes for environmental applications
    – Circular economy

    Short CV:
    – PhD in Waste Treatment (Technical University of Denmark, 2005)
    – Environmental Engineering (5-year degree, University of Aveiro, 1996)

    Coordinator of the Research Group “Environment and Society”, one of the groups within Research Unit CERNAS, managing a team of 20 members, 10 of which holding a PhD. Researcher in Dept. of Materials Engineering and Ceramics/CICECO (University of Aveiro).

    Some indicators:
    Papers in JCR SCI journals: 46
    h-index: 14 (out 2018)
    Papers published in conference proceedings: 58
    Student supervisions: 50
    Member of international scientific committees: 8
    Organization of international scientific events: 2
    Participations in academic jury: 101, of which 51 as opponent.

    Awards and Honors: One of the \\\\\\\”100 Portuguese Woman in Science\\\\\\\”, a tribute awarded by \\\\\\\”Ciencia Viva to the Portuguese women scientists whose work has been most relevant to the progress of the Portuguese Science and Technology in the last decades: www.cienciaviva.pt/mulheresnaciencia/

  • Name: Célia Dias Ferreira
    ORCID Number: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7456-2538
    Scopus Number: http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=55037188000
    Institucional Adress: Coimbra
    Email: celia@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone:
  • Verónica Oliveira, Vitor Sousa, João Vaz, Celia Dias-Ferreira
    Model for the separate collection of packaging waste in Portuguese low-performing recycling regions (2018)
    Journal of Environmental Management, vol.216, pp.13-24
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.04.065

    Verónica Oliveira, João Labrincha, Célia Dias-Ferreira
    Extraction of phosphorus and struvite production from the anaerobically digested organic fraction of municipal solid waste (2018)
    Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, vol.6, pp.2837-2854
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2018.04.034

    V Sousa, C Dias-Ferreira, JM Vaz, I Meireles
    Life-cycle cost as basis to optimize waste collection in space and time: a methodology for obtaining a detailed cost breakdown structure (2018)
    Waste Management and Research, vol.36(9), pp.788-799
    http://doi.org/10.1177/0734242X18774618

    Emilio Rosales, M. Ángeles Sanromán, Celia Dias-Ferreira
    Green zero-valent iron nanoparticles synthesised using herbal extracts for degradation of dyes from wastewater (2017)
    Desalination and Water Treatment, vol.91, pp.159-167
    http://doi.org/10.5004/dwt.2017.20713

    V Oliveira, L M Ottosen, J Labrincha, C Dias-Ferreira
    Valorisation of Phosphorus Extracted from Farm Yard Slurry and Municipal Solid Wastes Digestates as a Fertilizer (2016)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.7(4), pp.861-869
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9466-0

    Manuel Mendoza-Carranza, Alejandra Sepulveda-Lozada, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Violette Geissen
    Distribution and bioconcentration of heavy metals in a tropical aquatic food web: A case study of a tropical estuarine lagoon in SE Mexico (2016)
    Environmental Pollution, vol.210, pp.155-165
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.12.014

    Myriam Kanoun-Boulé, T Vasconcelos, J Gaspar, S Vieira, C Dias-Ferreira, C Husson
    First Report of Phytophthora xalni and Phytophthora lacustris associated with common alder decline in Portugal (2016)
    Forest Pathology, vol.46, pp.174–176
    http://doi.org/10.1111/efp.12273

    Celia Dias-Ferreira, Gunvor M Kirkelund, Pernille E Jensen
    The influence of electrodialytic remediation on dioxin (PCDD/PCDF) levels in fly ash and air pollution control residues (2016)
    Chemosphere, vol.148, pp.380–387
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.01.061

    C Dias-Ferreira, S Valente, J M Vaz
    Practices of pharmaceutical waste generation and discarding in households across Portugal (2016)
    Waste Management & Research, vol.34(10), pp.1006-1013
    http://doi.org/10.1177/0734242X16639388

    C Dias-Ferreira, G Kirkelund, P Jensen
    Mercury levels in fly ash and APC residue from municipal solid waste incineration before and after electrodialytic remediation (2016)
    International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, vol.11(5), pp.672-682
    http://doi.org/10.2495/SDP-V11-N5-672-682

    António J. D. Ferreira, Daniel Soares, Luís M. V. Serrano, Rory P.D. Walsh, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Carla S.S. Ferreira
    Roads as sources of heavy metals in urban areas. The Covões Catchment experiment, Coimbra, Portugal (2016)
    Journal of Soils and Sediments, vol.16(11), pp.2622-2639
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11368-016-1492-4

    C Dias-Ferreira, R L Pato, J B Varejão, A Tavares, A J D Ferreira
    Heavy metal and PCB spatial distribution pattern in sediments within an urban catchment – Contribution of historical pollution sources (2016)
    Journal of Soils and Sediments, vol.16(11), pp.2594–2605
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11368-016-1542-y

    L M Ottosen, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Electrochemical desalination of historic Portuguese tiles-Removal of chlorides, nitrates and sulfates (2015)
    Journal of Cultural Heritage, vol.16, pp.712-718
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.culher.2014.11.003

    C Dias-Ferreira, G M Kirkelund, L M Ottosen
    Ammonium citrate as enhancement for electrodialytic soil remediation and investigation of soil solution during the process (2015)
    Chemosphere, vol.119, pp.889-895
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.08.064

    H I Gomes, L M Ottosen, A B Ribeiro, C Dias-Ferreira
    Treatment of a suspension of PCB contaminated soil using iron nanoparticles and electric current (2015)
    Journal of Environmental Management, vol.151, pp.550-555
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.01.015

    H I Gomes, C Dias Ferreira, L M Ottosen, A B Ribeiro
    Electroremediation of PCB contaminated soil combined with iron nanoparticles: Effect of the soil type (2015)
    Chemosphere, vol.131, pp.157-163
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.03.007

    J Rodrigues, V Oliveira, P Lopes, C Dias-Ferreira
    Door-to-Door Collection of Food and Kitchen Waste in City Centers Under the Framework of Multimunicipal Waste Management Systems in Portugal: The Case Study of Aveiro (2015)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.6, pp.647-656
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9366-3

    M J Quina, D V Lopes, L G Cruz, J Andrade, R C Martins, L M Gando-Ferreira, C Dias-Ferreira, R M Quinta-Ferreira
    Studies on the chemical stabilization of digestate from mechanically recovered organic fraction of municipal solid waste (2015)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.6, pp.711-721
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9405-0

    H I Gomes, J M Rodríguez-Maroto, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu, C Dias-Ferreira
    Numerical prediction of diffusion and electric field-induced iron nanoparticle transport (2015)
    Electrochimica Acta, vol.181, pp.5-12
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2014.11.157

    P E Jensen, G M Kirkelund, K B Pedersen, C Dias-Ferreira, Lisbeth M Ottosen
    Electrodialytic upgrading of two different MSWI residue types with focus on Cr, Pb, Zn, Mn, Mo, Sb, Se and V, Cl and SO4 (2015)
    Electrochimica Acta, vol.181, pp.167-178
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2015.06.012

    Joao Vaz, Jose Ferreira, Celia Dias-Ferreira
    Biowaste separate collection and composting in a Small Island Developing State – the case study of São Tomé and Principe, West Africa (2015)
    Waste Management & Research, vol.33(12), pp.1132-1138
    http://doi.org/10.1177/0734242X15611737

    Celia Dias-Ferreira, T Santos, Verónica Oliveira
    Hospital food waste and environmental and economic indicators – a Portuguese case study (2015)
    Waste Management, vol.46, pp.146-154
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2015.09.025

    L M Nunes, H I Gomes, M Ribau Teixeira, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Life cycle assessment of soil and groundwater remediation: groundwater impacts of electrokinetic remediation (2015)
    In: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, vol.NA, pp.173-202
    http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_10

    H I Gomes, J Rodriguez-Maroto, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu, C Dias-Ferreira
    Electrokinetics and Zero Valent Iron Nanoparticles: Experimental and Modeling of the Transport in Different Porous Media (2015)
    In: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, vol.NA, pp.279-294
    http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_14

    H I Gomes, G Fan, L M Ottosen, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Nanoremediation coupled to electrokinetics for PCB removal from soil (2015)
    In: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, vol.NA, pp.331-350
    http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_17

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu
    Influence of electrolyte and voltage on the direct current enhanced transport of iron nanoparticles in clay (2014)
    Chemosphere, vol.99, pp.171-179
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.10.065

    E Rosales, J P Gustav Loch, C Dias-Ferreira
    Electro-osmotic transport of nano zero-valent iron in Boom Clay (2014)
    Electrochimica Acta, vol.127, pp.27-33
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2014.01.164

    H I Gomes, G Fan, E P Mateus, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Assessment of combined electro-nano remediation of molinate contaminated soil (2014)
    Science of the total environment, vol.493, pp.178–184
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.05.112

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, L M Ottosen, A B Ribeiro
    Electrodialytic remediation of PCB contaminated soil with iron nanoparticles and two different surfactants (2014)
    Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol.433, pp.189-195
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2014.07.022

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Overview of in situ and ex situ remediation technologies for PCB-contaminated soils and sediments and obstacles for full-scale application (2013)
    Science of the Total Environment, vol.445-446, pp.236-260
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.11.098

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu
    Enhanced transport and transformation of zero-valent nanoiron in clay using direct electric current (2013)
    Water, Air & Soil Pollution, vol.224 (12), pp.1-12
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11270-013-1710-2

    Helena I Gomes, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Alexandra B Ribeiro
    Electrokinetic remediation of organochlorines in soil: Enhancement techniques and integration with other remediation technologies (2012)
    Chemosphere, vol. 87, pp.1077-1090
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.02.037

    Gomes H I, Dias-Ferreira C, Ribeiro A B, Pamukcu S
    Electrokinetic enhanced transport of zero valent iron nanoparticles for chromium(VI) reduction in soils (2012)
    Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol.28, pp.139-144
    http://doi.org/10.3303/CET1228024

    Ottosen L M, Jensen P E, Kirkelund G M, Dias-Ferreira C, Hansen H
    Electrodialytic Remediation of heavy Metal polluted Soil – treatment of water saturated or suspended soil (2012)
    Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol.28, pp.103-108
    http://doi.org/10.3303/CET1228018

    Lisbeth M Ottosen, Celia M D Ferreira, Iben V Christensen
    Electrokinetic desalination of glazed ceramic tiles (2010)
    Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, vol.40, pp.1161–1171
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s10800-010-0086-x

    Pernille E Jensen, Celia M D Ferreira, Henrik K Hansen, Jens-Ulrik Rype, Lisbeth M Ottosen, Arne Villumsen
    Electroremediation of air pollution control residues in a continuous reactor (2010)
    Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, vol.40, pp.1173–1181
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s10800-010-0090-1

    Celia D Ferreira, Pernille Jensen, Lisbeth Ottosen, Alexandra Ribeiro
    Preliminary Treatment of MSW Fly Ash as a Way of Improving Electrodialytic Remediation (2008)
    J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part A, vol.43(8), pp.837-843
    http://doi.org/10.1080/10934520801974319

    Pernille E Jensen, Lisbeth M Ottosen, Celia Ferreira
    Electrodialytic remediation of soil fines (<63um) in suspension — Influence of current strength and L/S (2007)
    Electrochimica acta , vol.52(10), pp.3412-3419
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2006.03.116

    Pernille E Jensen, Lisbeth M Ottosen, Celia Ferreira, Arne Villumsen
    Kinetics of electrodialytic extraction of Pb and soil cations from a slurry of contaminated soil fines (2006)
    Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol.B138, pp.493–499
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2006.05.073

    C Ferreira, P Jensen, L Ottosen, A Ribeiro
    Removal of selected heavy metals from MSW fly ash by the electrodialytic process (2005)
    Engineering Geology, vol.77(3-4), pp.339-347
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.enggeo.2004.07.024

    C Ferreira; A Ribeiro; L Ottosen
    Effect of major constituents of MSW fly ash during electrodialytic remediation of heavy metals (2005)
    Separation Science and Technology, vol.40(10), pp.2007-2019
    http://doi.org/10.1081/SS-200068412

    C Ferreira, A Ribeiro, L Ottosen
    Possible applications for municipal solid waste fly ash (2003)
    Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol.96, pp.201-216
    http://doi.org/10.1016/S0304-3894(02)00201-7

    C Ferreira, A Ribeiro, L Ottosen
    Heavy Metals in MSW incineration fly ashes (2003)
    Journal de Physique IV France , vol.107, pp.463-466
    http://doi.org/10.1051/jp4:20030341

    C Borrego, N Barros, M Lopes, M Conceicao, M J Valinhas, O Tchepel, C Ferreira, M Coutinho and S Lemos
    Emission Inventory for Simulation and Validation of Mesoscale Models – A contribution to subproject SATURN (1999)
    Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, vol.28, pp. 721-724
    DOI: NA

    M Coutinho, Borrego C, Ferreira C
    Atmospheric Emissions of PCDD/PCDF and Heavy Metals in the Oporto Urban Area (1998)
    Organohalogen Compounds , vol.36, pp.153-156
    DOI: NA

  • V. Oliveira, J.M Vaz, V. Sousa, C.Dias-Ferreira
    Separate Collection of packaging waste: characterization and impacts (2017)
    Chapter title: Vilarinho, Castro & Lopes (eds). Wastes – Solutions, Treatment and Opportunities II, p. 317-322
    Taylor & Francis
    ISBN:987-1-138-19669-8

    W Chen, E Klupsch, G M Kirkelund, P E Jensen, L M Ottosen, C Dias-Ferreira
    Recycling of MSWI fly ash in clay bricks – effect of washing and electrodialytic treatment (2017)
    Chapter title: Vilarinho, Castro & Lopes (eds). Wastes – Solutions, Treatment and Opportunities II, p. 183-189
    Taylor & Francis
    ISBN:987-1-138-19669-8

    E J Lourenço, A J Baptista, J P Pereira, Celia Dias-Ferreira
    Outlining strategies to improve eco-efficiency and efficiency performance (2017)
    Chapter title: Vilarinho, Castro & Lopes (eds). Wastes – Solutions, Treatment and Opportunities II
    Taylor & Francis
    ISBN:987-1-138-19669-8

    António Ferreira, Ryunosuke Kikuchi, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Rui Costa, Maria José Cunha e António Moitinho Rodrigues (eds).
    Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro. Coimbra, (288 pgs) (2017)
    Chapter title: NA
    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    Verónica Oliveira, João Miguel Vaz, Vítor Sousa, Célia Dias-Ferreira.
    Recolha seletiva de embalagens na região litoral Centro de Portugal: sistema atual vs novas soluções. (2017)
    Chapter title: António Ferreira, Ryunosuke Kikuchi, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Rui Costa, Maria José Cunha e António Moitinho Rodrigues (eds). Livro Verde para o Desenvolvimento Rural da Região Centro. Coimbra, Dez 2017, Capitulo XX, pp. 272-281
    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-8132-8

    L M Nunes, H I Gomes, M Ribau Teixeira, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro.
    Life cycle assessment of soil and groundwater remediation: groundwater impacts of electrokinetic remediation. (2015)
    Chapter title: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, 173-202 (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_10)
    NA
    ISBN:978-3-319-20178-8

    H I Gomes, J Rodriguez-Maroto, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu, C Dias-Ferreira.
    Electrokinetics and Zero Valent Iron Nanoparticles: Experimental and Modeling of the Transport in Different Porous Media. (2015)
    Chapter title: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, 279-294 (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_14)
    NA
    ISBN:978-3-319-20178-8

    H I Gomes, G Fan, L M Ottosen, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro.
    Nanoremediation coupled to electrokinetics for PCB removal from soil. (2015)
    Chapter title: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, 331-350 (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_17)
    NA
    ISBN:978-3-319-20178-8

    AJD Ferreira, C Dias Ferreira, D Poças, MJM Cunha, RMM Costa (eds).
    CERNAS 2013 | 2014 Activities Report. (56 p.) (2014)
    Chapter title: ISBN 978-989-20-6184-9; depósito legal 406044/16
    NA
    ISBN:NA

    C Dias Ferreira, M J Quina, Veronica C Oliveira (Eds).
    Nanoparticles for soil remediation: from green synthesis to ecotoxicological effects – International Workshop. (2014)
    Chapter title: Coimbra, Portugal (16 p)

    NA
    ISBN:978-989-20-5658-6

    E J Lourenço, A Baptista, J Pereira, C Dias-Ferreira
    Multi-Layer Stream Mapping as a Combined Approach for Industrial Processes Eco-efficiency Assessment (2013)
    Chapter title: In: Re-engineering Manufacturing for Sustainability. XII, 429-435
    A Y C Nee, B Song, S Ong (Eds)
    ISBN:978-981-4451-47-5

    A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, C Dias-Ferreira
    The Role of Electroremediation in Urban Agriculture and Garden-Cities (Original title in Portuguese: PAPEL DA ELECTRO-REMOÇÃO NAS HORTAS URBANAS E CIDADES-JARDIM) (2012)
    Chapter title: In: Residuos urbanos e industriales – Fuente de problemas o de oportunidades? 53-59. Medellín, Colombia
    Mario Víctor Vázquez, Jorge Montoya Restrepo (Eds)
    ISBN:978-958-8628-39-4

    C D Ferreira, L M Ottosen, I V Christensen, S H Brammer, D A F Sveegaard
    Evaluation of Salt Removal from Azulejo Tiles and Mortars Using Electrodesalination. In: Vasco Peixoto de Freitas, Helena Corvacho and Michael Lacasse (Eds). Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Durability of Building Material and Components XII DBMC (2011)
    Chapter title: Volume 2, pp 897-903
    FEUP Edições, April 2011, Porto, Portugal (Legal Deposit: 325745/11)
    ISBN:978-972-752-132-6

    H Gomes, C D Ferreira, A B Ribeiro, G Loch, L M Ottosen
    A new approach to soil remediation: coupling nanotechnology with electrically induced particle transport (Electrokinetics) (2011)
    Chapter title: In: Book of Proceedings of the 1st International Conference WASTES: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities, 732-737, CVR – Centro para a valorização de Resíduos, Guimarães, Portugal, October 2011
    Fernando Castro, Cândida Vilarinho, Joana Carvalho (Eds)
    ISBN:978-989-97429-1-8

    L M Ottosen, C Ferreira, I V Christensen
    Electrochemical Desalination of Historic Portuguese Tiles, Azulejos, in laboratory scale (2011)
    Chapter title: In: Salt Weathering on Buildings and Stone Sculptures 3, 349-356, Cyprus
    I Ioannou & M Theodoridou (Eds)
    ISBN:978-9963-7355-1-8

    A B Ribeiro, C D Ferreira, A T Lima (Eds).
    EREM 2009 Book of Abstracts of the 8th International Symposium on Electrokinetic Remediation. (2009)
    Chapter title: July 2009, Lisbon, Portugal (Legal Dep: 297175/09)
    (NA)
    ISBN:978-97299358-7-9

    Ferreira C, Ribeiro A B, Ottosen L M
    Treatment of MSW fly ashes using the electrodialytic remediation technique (2004)
    Chapter title: In: Brebbia C A, Kungolos S, Popov V, Itoh H (Eds). Waste Management and the Environment II, 65-75
    WIT Press, UK
    ISBN:1-85312-738-8

    Ferreira C, Ribeiro A B, Ottosen L M
    Study of different assisting agents for the removal of heavy metals from MSW fly ashes (2002)
    Chapter title: In: D Almorza, C A Brebbia, D Sales, V Popov (Eds). Waste management and the Environment, 171-179
    WIT Press, UK
    ISBN:1-85312-907-0

  • PAYT – Tool to Reduce Waste in South Europe
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
    Period: 09/16 – 12/19
    Grant: European Commission, LIFE programme
    Project Code: LIFE15 ENV/PT/000609
    Funding value: 2.500.000€
    Project site: http://www.life-payt.eu

    SYMBIOSIS – Estrategia transfronteriza para la promocion de la gestión eficiente de las explotaciones agropecuarias mediante su integración através del desarrollo tecnológico y la innovación
    Institution Main Investigator: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: Instituto Hispano-Luso de Investigaciones Agrarias de la Universidad de Salamanca
    Period: 04/15 – 09/19
    Grant: Interreg POCTEP
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: 1 722 851 €
    Project site: http://

    NanoDC – Electrokinetic Remediation of soil contaminated with persistent organic pollutants using iron nanoparticles
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: ESAC/IPC
    Period: 03/11 – 12/14
    Grant: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia
    Project Code: PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.nanodc.org

    VALOREN – Laboratory for the valorization of endogenous and natural resources
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: IPC
    Period: 01/14 – 12/14
    Grant: +Centro (Regional Development Fund)
    Project Code: application CT_2013_05_014_5346 ID: 64767
    Funding value: 770 840 €
    Project site: http://

    SISUS – Laboratory for sustainable industrial solutions
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: IPC
    Period: 01/14 – 12/14
    Grant: +Centro (Regional Development Fund
    Project Code: application CT_2013_05_014_5346 ID
    Funding value: 300 000 €
    Project site: http://

    URBI – Urban flood risk and pollutant relocation as a result of global change
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: ESAC/IPC
    Period: 01/07 – 09/09
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Removal of contaminants from municipal solid waste incinerator fly ashes aiming at their valorisation
    Institution Main Investigator: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade Nova de Lisboa
    Period: 11/03 – 10/06
    Grant: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia
    Project Code: POCTI/AGG/45073/2002
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    EMAS@SCHOOL
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 10/03 – 09/06
    Grant: LIFE
    Project Code: LIFE03 ENV/P/000501
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

  • Pedro Gonçalo Pedrosa André. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the Development of PAYT waste tariffs for Municipal Solid Waste, in the framework of project LIFE PAYT (LIFE ENV/PT/000609), CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Univ. Aveiro/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 05/18 – 05/19

    Joana Lapão Rocha. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the definition of a system of sustainability indicators for the monitoring of livestock farms, within Interreg Project SYMBIOSIS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Univ. Aveiro/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra).
    Period: 02/18 – 09/19

    Tupac Borges Petrillo. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the study of adaptation of the urban population to the introduction of pay-as-you-throw waste tariffs, in the framework of project LIFE PAYT (LIFE ENV/PT/000609), CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal, Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Univ. Aveiro/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 03/17 – 03/18

    Veronica Costa Oliveira. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the management of municipal solid waste, in the framework of project LIFE PAYT (LIFE ENV/PT/000609), CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal, Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Univ. Aveiro/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 11/16 – 02/17

    Anita Carolina Neves. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: . Research grant on the Pay-as-you-throw waste tariffs, in the framework of project LIFE PAYT (LIFE ENV/PT/000609), CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal, Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Univ. Aveiro/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 11/16 – 07/18

    Álvaro Fernández Braña. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the Assessment of environmental impacts of the transition to PAYT waste tariffs, in the framework of project LIFE PAYT (LIFE ENV/PT/000609), CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal, 07.11.2016 – on-going. Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Univ. Aveiro/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 11/16 – 12/19

    Veronica Costa Oliveira. Research Grant: PhD Grant.
    Topic: PhD grant: SFRH/BD/115312/2016, funded by FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia, on Phosphorus recovery from organic wastes aiming at its valorisation as a fertilizer.
    Period: 10/16 – 10/20

    Veronica Costa Oliveira. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the valorization of agricultural wastes, in the framework of project Research and Environment of IIA – Institute of Applied Research, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 01/16 – 10/16

    Veronica Costa Oliveira. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Valorization of agricultural wastes / CERNAS / INCENTIVO/AGR/UI0681/2014
    Period: 08/15 – 12/15

    Márcia Sofia da Silva Santos. Research Grant: PhD Grant.
    Topic: SFRH/BD/104087/2014, funded by FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia
    Period: 02/15 – 02/19

    Daniel Filipe Fernandes Martins Pôças. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on electrokinetic transport of nanoparticles. Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal, 1 Jun 2013 – 14 Mar 2014. Supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 06/13 – 04/14

    Daniela Vanessa Rosendo Lopes. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on kinetic degradation of PCB. Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra) and co-supervision by Margarida Quina (Univ. of Coimbra)
    Period: 03/12 – 10/12

    Bruno Miguel Machado Guimarães. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on analysis of chlorinated organic compounds in water and soil. Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 03/12 – 10/12

    Helena Isabel Simões Silva. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the implementation of the analytical laboratory procedure of PCB determination in soils. Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Jorge Varejão (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra) and co-supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 01/12 – 10/13

    Emilio Rosales Villanueva. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Post-doctoral researcher on electrokinetic transport of iron nanoparticles in soil. Project NanoDD – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra).
    Period: 01/12 – 04/13

    Helena Isabel Caseiro Rego Gomes. Research Grant: PhD Grant.
    Topic: PhD grant: , funded by FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia, on Coupling electrokinetics and iron nanoparticles for the remediation of contaminated soils.
    Period: 09/10 – 09/14

    MSc.: Daniela Rocha.
    Thesis Topic: Recycling of waste from the pulp and paper industry. .
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 12/18

    MSc.: Inês Sofia Monteiro Penacho.
    Thesis Topic: Optimisation of the composting process at the Mechanical and Biological Treatment facility of ERSUC, S.A..
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 03/16

    MSc.: Inês Sofia Monteiro Penacho.
    Thesis Topic: Optimisation of the composting process at the Mechanical and Biological Treatment facility of ERSUC, S.A. .
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 02/16

    MSc.: Teresa Marques dos Santos Costa.
    Thesis Topic: A study on food waste in an acute health care hospital – the search for economic and environmental sustainable solutions.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/15

    MSc.: Teresa Marques dos Santos Costa.
    Thesis Topic: A study on food waste in an acute health care hospital – the search for economic and environmental sustainable solutions. Original work in Portuguese (Estudo sobre os resíduos de alimentação em Unidades Prestadoras de Cuidados de saúde – Procura de soluções na perspetiva da sustentabilidade económica e ambiental).
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/15

    MSc.: João Pedro Abreu Rodrigues.
    Thesis Topic: Characterization of municipal solid waste from restaurants at District UF Gloria e Vera Cruz – perspective of implementation of the PAYT tariff.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 03/15

    MSc.: Bruno Rafael Alves Farinha.
    Thesis Topic: Waste Management in VALORLIS.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 03/15

    Postdoctoral Thesis: Emilio Rosales Villanueva.
    Thesis Topic: Visiting Post-doctoral researcher, CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal, 15 April – 14 Oct 2013 (6 months). Supervision by M A Sanromán (University of Vigo).
    Financing program: Junta da Galiza (SPAIN)
    Date of conclusion: 10/13

    MSc.: Christelle Sophia Simões Fernandes.
    Thesis Topic: Proposal for treatment and valorization of disposable diapers – a contribution to sustainability.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 02/13

    PhD.: Helena Isabel Caseiro Rego Gomes.
    Thesis Topic: Coupling electrokinetics and iron nanoparticles for the remediation of contaminated soils. PhD Thesis.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Emanuel João Menezes Lourenço.
    Thesis Topic: Development of a methodology for eco-efficiency assessment. The case of industrial metal work.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/12

    MSc.: Mariana Raquel Correia Serra.
    Thesis Topic: Chromium polluted soil and electrokinetics in stationary setup. Application to model and real soils from wood preservation activities.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/12

    MSc.: João Fábio Franco Salvador.
    Thesis Topic: Chromium polluted soil and electrokinetics in stirred setup. Remediation of spiked and industrially polluted soils.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/12

    MSc.: Paulo Jorge Pinto Pereira.
    Thesis Topic: Valorization of construction and demolition wastes – an inside view.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 01/12

    MSc.: Bruno Miguel da Silva Carvalho.
    Thesis Topic: Iron nanoparticles for the treatment of PCB contaminated soils.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 12/09

    MSc.: Luís Carlos da Costa Coelho.
    Thesis Topic: Environmental Impact Assessment of alternative production systems in the Baixo-Mondego region.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 02/09

Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis


  • Isabel Dinis is a Professor at Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra – Escola Superior Agrária. She is graduated in Agricultural Engineering, Master in Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology and PhD in Economics, with specialization in Environmental and Natural Resources Economics. Her areas of teaching and research are sustainable agriculture, natural resources economics and consumer preferences for traditional food products and landraces.
  • Name: Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis
    ORCID Number: 0000-0003-3948-3727
    Scopus Number: 35368124600
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra, Bencanta, 3045-601 Coimbra
    Email: idinis@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: +351239802280
  • Botelho, Anabela; Dinis, Isabel; Lourenço-Gomes, Lina; Moreira, Jorge; Pinto, Lígia; Simões, Orlando
    The role of consumers in agrobiodiversity conservation: the case of traditional varieties of apples in Portugal (2018)
    Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, vol.42(7), pp.796-811
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1080/21683565.2018.1426669

    Teodoro, Ana; Simões, Orlando; Dinis, Isabel; Gomes, Gonçalo
    Indicadores de sucesso do Turismo no Espaço Rural na Serra da Estrela (2018)
    Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais, vol.49, pp.57-75.
    DOI: NA

    Botelho, A.; Dinis, I.; Lourenço-Gomes, L.; Moreira, J.; Costa Pinto, L. & Simões, O.
    The effect of sequential information on consumers\\\’ willingness to pay for credence food attributes (2017)
    Appetite, vol.118, pp.17-25
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2017.07.021

    Teodoro, Ana; Dinis, Isabel; Simões, Orlando; Gomes, Gonçalo

    Success factors for small rural tourism units: an exploratory study in the Portuguese region of Serra da Estrela (2017)
    European Journal of Tourism Research, vol. 17, pp.135-147
    DOI: NA

    Dinis, I., Ortolani, L., Bocci, R., & Brites, C.
    Organic agriculture values and practices in Portugal and Italy. (2015)
    Agricultural Systems, vol.Volume 136, nº 834 (2015), pp.39–45
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2015.01.007

    Botelho, A.; Dinis, I & Pinto, L.Costa
    The impact of information and other factors on on-farm agrobiodiversity conservation: evidence from a duration analysis of Portuguese fruit growers (2012)
    Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, vol.Volume 10, Nº1 (2012) , pp.3-17
    DOI: NA

    Dinis, I; Simões, O. & Moreira, J.
    Using sensory experiments to determine consumers’ willingness to pay for traditional apple varieties (2011)
    Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, vol.Volume 9, Nº2 (2011), pp.351-362
    DOI: NA

    Simões, O., Moreira, J.V., Dinis, I. & Lopes, A.D
    The importance of regional pears cultivars for the Portuguese consumers (2008)
    Acta Horticulturae (ISHS) , vol.800 (2008), pp.1085-1090
    DOI: NA

  • Dinis, Isabel; Mendes-Moreira, Pedro; Padel, Suzanne
    Developing marketing strategies for food diversity: a case-study in northern Portugal. Proceedings of the 8th International Scientific Conference Rural Development 2017. (2018)
    Chapter title: Kaunas, Lithuania
    Aleksandras Stulginskis University
    ISBN:ISSN 1822-3230 / eISSN 2345-0916/eISBN 978-609-449-128-3).

    Dinis, Isabel; Moreira, Jorge; Simões, Orlando
    Quanto estão os consumidores dispostos a pagar pela conservação das variedades tradicionais de macieiras? (2009)
    Chapter title: MORENO, L.; SÁNCHEZ; M. M.; SIMÕES, O. (Coord.) (2009), Cultura, Inovação e Território: o Agroalimentar e o Rural.
    SPER – Sociedade Portuguesa de Estudos Rurais
    ISBN:978-972-96347-3-4

    Dinis, Isabel
    Da decisão de inovar à adopção de variedades regionais de maçãs (2008)
    Chapter title: Simões, Orlando; Lopes, Arminda & Ferreira, Jorge (Coord.), Variedades Regionais e Agricultura Biológica: Desafios para peras e maçãs portuguesas
    ESAC/DRAPC
    ISBN:ISBN 978-972-99205-2-3

    Moreira, Jorge; Dinis, Isabel; Simões, Orlando
    Da produção ao consumo: breve análise do mercado nacional de peras e maçãs (2008)
    Chapter title: Simões, Orlando; Lopes, Arminda & Ferreira, Jorge (Coord.), Variedades Regionais e Agricultura Biológica: Desafios para peras e maçãs portuguesas
    ESAC/DRAPC
    ISBN:ISBN 978-972-99205-2-3

    Simões, Orlando; Moreira, Jorge; Dinis, Isabel,
    Variedades regionais de maçãs e peras. Estarão os consumidores interessados (2008)
    Chapter title: Simões, Orlando; Lopes, Arminda & Ferreira, Jorge (Coord.), Variedades Regionais e Agricultura Biológica: Desafios para peras e maçãs portuguesas
    ESAC/DRAPC
    ISBN:ISBN 978-972-99205-2-3

    Dinis, Isabel; Simões, Orlando Moreira, Jorge
    Política agrícola e conservação de variedades regionais de fruteiras (2008)
    Chapter title: Simões, Orlando; Lopes, Arminda & Ferreira, Jorge (Coord.), Variedades Regionais e Agricultura Biológica: Desafios para peras e maçãs portuguesas
    ESAC/DRAPC
    ISBN:ISBN 978-972-99205-2-3

    Dinis, Isabel e Malta, Miguel
    Da desvitalização da Serra da Lousã à nova ruralidade: identidades sociais e destinos do território (2003)
    Chapter title: PORTELA, J. e CALDAS, J. (org.), Portugal Chão
    Celta Editora
    ISBN:ISBN 972-774-1S6-X

  • Life PAYT – Tool to Reduce Waste in South Europe
    Research Team Member: Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
    Period: 09/16 – 12/19
    Grant: European Commission, LIFE programme
    Project Code: LIFE15 ENV/PT/000609
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.life-payt.eu/pt/

    “DIVERSIFOOD- Embedding crop diversity and networking for local high quality food systems”
    Research Team Member: Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis
    Institution: INRA – France
    Period: 03/15 – 03/19
    Grant: H2020-EU.3.2. – Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy.
    Project Code: 633571
    Funding value: 3 429 908.75 €
    Project site: http://www.diversifood.eu/

    QClass – Caracterização e Valorização da autenticidade do QSE DOP e sua vocação para a
    promoção da Saúde
    Research Team Member: Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Viseu
    Period: 05/17 – 10/18
    Grant: Portugal 2020
    Project Code: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-023290
    Funding value: 149.956,68
    Project site: http://

    Solibam: Strategies for Organic and Low-input Integrated Breeding and Management
    Research Team Member: Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis
    Institution: INRA – France
    Period: 03/10 – 08/14
    Grant: European Commission under the SEVENTH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME (FP7 2010 – 2014), Collaborative project, Small or medium-scale focused research project.
    Project Code: 245058
    Funding value: 7 820 955,20
    Project site: http://www.solibam.eu/

    Aplicação de metodologias de economia experimental na avaliação da disposição a pagar dos consumidores por variedades tradicionais de frutas e legumes
    Institution Main Investigator: Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
    Period: 01/11 – 01/14
    Grant: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia
    Project Code: PTDC/EGE-ECO/114091/2009
    Funding value: 78 795,00
    Project site: http://

    Frutanatura – Valorização de variedades regionais de pomóideas através do modo de produção biológico
    Research Team Member: Maria Isabel Ribeiro Dinis
    Institution: DRAPC
    Period: 01/04 – 12/06
    Grant: Programa AGRO
    Project Code: Agro 740
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

  • Rui Vasco Bento. Research Grant: Scientific Initiation Grant.
    Topic: O impacto da agricultura urbana na economia familiar dos agricultores urbanos de Coimbra/FCT
    Period: 01/10 – 03/10

    MSc.: Ana Isabel Carvalho Dias.
    Thesis Topic: Consolidação do horto do Mosteiro de São João de Tarouca enquanto polo do desenvolvimento da região do Vale do Varosa. .
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 02/18

    MSc.: Cristina Paula Fernandes da Cruz.
    Thesis Topic: Turismo em Espaço Rural na Região Centro de Portugal: um caso de sucesso ou insucesso?.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/17

    MSc.: Rui Emanuel Vitorino Simões Gomes.
    Thesis Topic: A perceção do turista sobre a preservação do património natural e cultural na região dos Picos da Europa.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/17

    MSc.: Ana Filipa Teodoro.
    Thesis Topic: O Sucesso do Turismo no Espaço Rural da Serra da Estrela: Realidades e Utopias.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 10/15

    MSc.: Liliana Andreia Teixeira Ribeiro.
    Thesis Topic: Aplicação de metodologias experimentais na avaliação da disposição a pagar por variedades tradicionais de tomate. .
    Financing program: PTDC/EGE-ECO/114091/2009
    Date of conclusion: 11/14

    MSc.: Cristiana Lopes Lavos.
    Thesis Topic: A construção da participação social nas políticas públicas de segurança alimentar e nutricional. Estudos de caso de Moçambique e Portugal.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 11/13

    MSc.: Alexandra Moreira.
    Thesis Topic: Mecanismos de apoio ao investimento em explorações de agricultura biológica: um caso de estudo.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 11/12

    MSc.: Rui Xavier.
    Thesis Topic: Análise da viabilidade da conversão de uma exploração bovina leiteira para caprina leiteira: estudo de caso.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 11/12

Márcia Sofia da Silva Santos


  • Name: Márcia Sofia da Silva Santos
    ORCID Number: orcid.org/0000-0003-1630-5418
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress:
    Email:
    Institutional Telephone:
  • Carmen A. Pedro, Márcia S. S. Santos, Susana M. F. Ferreira, Sílvia C. Gonçalves
    The presence of cadmium in the intertidal environments of a moderately impacted coastal lagoon in western Portugal (Óbidos Lagoon)—spatial and seasonal evaluations (2016)
    Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol.Volume 23, Issue 2, pp.1960-1969
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-5847-y

    Márcia S. S. Santos, Carmen A. Pedro, Sílvia C. Gonçalves , Susana M. F. Ferreira
    Phytoremediation of cadmium by the facultative halophyte plant Bolboschoenus maritimus (L.) Palla, at different salinities (2015)
    Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. Volume 22, Issue 20,, pp. 15598-15609
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-4750-x

    Carmen A. Pedro, Márcia S.S. Santos, Susana M.F. Ferreira, Sílvia C. Gonçalves
    The influence of cadmium contamination and salinity on the survival, growth and phytoremediation capacity of the saltmarsh plant Salicornia ramosissima. (2013)
    Marine Environmental Research, vol.volume 92, pp.197–205
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2013.09.018

  • Pedro, C.A.
    Santos, M.S.S.
    Ferreira, S.M.F.
    Gonçalves, S.C.
    Saltmarsh halophytes as environmental tools for the remediation of trace metals contamination in coastal lagoons (2016)
    Chapter title: Coastal Lagoons: Geology, Characteristics and Diversity
    2-s2.0-85029914004
    ISBN:2-s2.0-85029914004

    Veiga, K.
    Pedro, C.A.
    Santos, M.S.S.
    Ferreira, S.M.F.
    Gonçalves, S.C.
    The bivalve cerastoderma edule as a bioindicator for metals contamination in coastal lagoons (2016)
    Chapter title: Coastal Lagoons: Geology, Characteristics and Diversity
    NA
    ISBN:NA

  • marAlgae: phycocolloids extraction of compounds of invasive algae from the Portuguese Coast.
    Research Team Member: Márcia Sofia da Silva Santos
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/13 – 03/14
    Grant: Bolsa Passaporte para o Empreendedorismo, Instituto do Emprego e da Formação profissional – Delegação Regional da Zona Centro (Figueira da Foz).
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Phycocolloids extraction of compounds of invasive algae from the Portuguese Coast.
    Research Team Member: Márcia Sofia da Silva Santos
    Institution: Escola Superior de Turismo e Tecnologia do Mar, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria
    Period: 11/11 – 12/11
    Grant: Inov C – \\\”Sistema de Apoio a Parques de Ciência e Tecnologia\\\” inserido no Eixo 1 –
    Competitividade, Inovação e Conhecimento do Mais Centro – Programa Operacional Regional
    do Centro.
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Phytoremediation of cadmium at different salinities by Scirpus maritimus from the Óbidos Lagoon (Portugal)
    Research Team Member: Márcia Sofia da Silva Santos
    Institution: Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (Master thesis project)
    Period: 09/10 – 12/11
    Grant: Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (Master thesis project)
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

Rosinda Leonor dos Santos Pato


  • Name: Rosinda Leonor dos Santos Pato
    ORCID Number:
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress:
    Email: rlsp@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: 239802940
  • Celia Dias-Ferreira, Rosinda L. Pato, Jorge B. Varejão, Alexandre O. Tavares, António J. D. Ferreira
    Heavy metal and PCB spatial distribution pattern in sediments within an urban catchment – contribution of historical pollution sources (2016)
    Journal of Soils and Sediments,, vol.NA, pp. 1-12
    http://doi.org/ DOI: 10.1007/s11368-016-1542-y

    Filomena Gomes, Goreti Botelho, Sandra Santos, Diogo Godinho, Filipe Melo, Neusa Nazaré, Ana Frias, Sandrine Ressureição, João Gama, Patrícia Figueiredo, Rosinda Pato, Fátima Curado, Justina Franco
    O medronheiro: o material vegetal e a fertilização à instalação, o efeito na produção e qualidade de fruto (2016)
    V Colóquio Nacional da Produção de Pequenos Frutos. Atas Portuguesas de Horticultura, nº 26. Ed. Associação Portuguesa de Horticultura (APH). 14 e 15 de Outubro de 2016, Oeiras. ISBN: 978-972-8936-20-4, vol.nº26, pp. 81-89
    DOI: NA

    Rosinda Leonor Pato, Paula Castro, Alexandre O. Tavares
    Journal of Environmental Planning and Management (2015)
    The relevance of physical forces on land use changes and planning process., vol.Volume 59, Issue 4, pp.607-627
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1080/09640568.2015.1035773

    Pato, R; Pereira, S.; Frias, A.; Curado, F.; Gama, J.; Santos, F.; Bandeira, B.; Gomes, F.
    As exigências nutricionais do medronheiro – abordagem preliminar (2015)
    II Jornadas do Medronho”, Actas Portuguesas de Horticultura. 22 Maio de 2015, ESAC, Coimbra. ISBN: 978-972-8936, vol.nº24, pp.42-50
    DOI: NA

    A.O. Tavares, Mário Monteiro, M.A. Vargas, R.L. Pato, Rita Serra
    Land use change and forest routing in a rural context: The relevance of the community-based management and planning framework (2014)
    Applied Geography, vol.52, pp.153 171
    http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeog.2014.05.008

    Ferreira, Carla Sofia Santos; Ferreira, António José Dinis; Pato, Rosinda Leonor; Magalhães, Maria do Carmo; Coelho, Celeste de Oliveira; Santos, Cláudia
    Rainfall-runoff-erosion relationships study for different land uses, in a sub-urban area (2012)
    Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, vol.Volume 56, Number 3, November 2012, pp.5-20(16)
    http://doi.org/doi: 10.1127/0372-8854/2012/S-00101

    Tavares, A.O.; Pato, R.L.; Magalhães, M.C.
    Spatial and temporal land use change and occupation over the last half century in a peri-urban area (2012)
    Applied Geography, vol. 34, pp.432-444
    http://doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2012.01.009

    Rosinda Leonor Pato, Alexandre O. Tavares, Mª Carmo Magalhães, Mário Monteiro
    Metais pesados em sedimentos fluviais em contexto urbano. O estudo de duas bacias hidrográficas na cidade de Coimbra (2012)
    Atas do V Congresso de Ciência do Solo – O solo suporte da produção alimentar, do meio ambiente e da paisagem, Angra do Heroísmo, Açores. http://www.cics2012.uac.pt/docs/livro_actas.pdf, vol.NA, pp. 246-255
    DOI: NA

    Pato, R.L.; Dias-Ferreira, Célia; Tavares, A.O.; Magalhães, M.C.

    Evaluation of Historical Industrial Pollution in Urban Sediments (2012)
    EGU – European Geosciences Union General Assembly 22 27 April 2012, Viena. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-14165. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2012/EGU2012-14165.pdf, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Rosinda Leonor Pato; Mª Carmo Magalhães; Alexandre O. Tavares
    Análise ambiental e edáfica em área de transformação periurbana (2011)
    Revista de Ciências Agrárias [online], vol. vol.34, n.2 , pp.218-233
    <a href="http://doi.org/ Disponível em: . ISSN 0871-018X” target=”_blank”>http://doi.org/ Disponível em: . ISSN 0871-018X

    Mª Carmo Magalhães, Mª Cristina Cameira, Rosinda Leonor Pato, Fernando Santos e Jorge Bandeira vol.34, n.2, 205-217. http://www.scielo.oces.mctes.pt/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0871-018X2011000200019
    Biomassa florestal residual: efeitos da sua remoção na qualidade do solo (2011)
    Revista de Ciências Agrárias [online], vol.vol.34, n.2, pp.205-217
    <a href="http://doi.org/ Disponível em: . ISSN 0871-018X ” target=”_blank”>http://doi.org/ Disponível em: . ISSN 0871-018X

    Pato, R.L.; Oliveira Tavares, Alexandre; Magalhães, M. C.
    Developments in land use in a periurban area of central Portugal: the importance of biophysical parameters (2008)
    WIT Conference Geo Environment and Landscape Evolution III, Geo-environment & Landscape Evolution III. Southampton: WIT Press, vol.NA, pp.109-117
    http://doi.org/doi: 10.2495/GEO080111

    Pato, R.L.; Tavares, A.; Magalhães, M. C. (2007), “”, in Carlos Borrego, Ana Isabel Miranda, Elisabete Figueiredo, Filomena Martins, Luís Arroja, Teresa Fidélis (orgs.)
    Parâmetros biofísicos na evolução do uso do solo. O exemplo da bacia hidrográfica da ribeira dos Covões (2007)
    9ª Conferência Nacional do Ambiente: Um futuro sustentável. Ambiente, Sociedade e Desenvolvimento. Aveiro: Departamento do Ambiente, Universidade de Aveiro, vol.NA, pp.1466 1472
    DOI: NA

    Pato R. L.; Ribeiro, C.
    Avaliação do potencial poluidor de lamas residuais urbanas (2004)
    Atas da 8ª Conferência Nacional de Ambiente (em CD ROM). Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, vol.NA, pp.10p
    DOI: NA

    M. C. Cameira, M. C. Magalhães and R. L. Pato
    Nitrogen dynamics on a soil with different tillage systems (1996)
    Kluwer Academic Publishers, O. Van Cleemput et al. (eds.), Progress in Cycling Studies. , vol.NA, pp.31-35
    http://doi.org/http://www.google.pt/books?hl=en&lr=&id=kaOHu0otiYMC&oi=fnd&pg=PA31&dq=Nitrogen+dynamics+on+a+soil+with+different+tillage+systems&ots=1dYtzWe1QR&sig=fdI6e_4UT6nLGhd3iR5o8nUMOeQ&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=Nitrogen%20dynamics%20on%20a%20soil%20with%20different%20tillage%20systems&f=false

OLGA MANUELA SIMÃO FILIPE


  • Name: OLGA MANUELA SIMÃO FILIPE
    ORCID Number: orcid.org/0000-0001-7209-5289
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Email: olga@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: 00351239802940
  • Olga M.S. Filipe, Nuno Mota, Sónia A.O. Santos, M. Rosário M. Domingues, Armando J.D. Silvestre, M. Graça P.M.S. Neves, Mário M.Q. Simões, Eduarda B.H. Santos
    Identification and characterization of photodegradation products of metoprolol in the presence of natural fulvic acid by HPLC-UV-MSn (2016)
    Journal of hazardous materials, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2016.05.072

    Luísa Santos, António Pinto, Olga Filipe, Ângela Cunha, Eduarda B. H. Santos , Adelaide Almeida
    Insights on the Optical Properties of Estuarine DOM – Hydrological and Biological Influences (2016)
    PLoS ONE 11(5) · May 2016, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154519

    Filipe O.M.S., Santos S.A.O., Domingues M.R.M., Vidal M. M., Silvestre A.J.D., C.P. Neto, Santos E.B.H.
    Effect of copper ions on the degradation of thiram in aqueous solution: identification of degradation products by HPLC-MS/MS. (2014)
    J Hazard Mater, vol.279, pp.125–132
    http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2014.06.051

    Filipe O.M.S., Santos S.A.O., Domingues M.R.M., Vidal M. M., Silvestre A.J.D., Neto C.P., Santos E.B.H.
    Photodegradation of the fungicide thiram in aqueous solutions. Kinetic studies and identification of the photodegradation products by HPLC-MS/MS. (2013)
    Chemosphere , vol.91, pp.993–1001
    http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.01.092

    Filipe O.M.S., Costa C.A.E, Vidal M. M., Santos E.B.H.
    Influence of soil copper content on the kinetics of thiram adsorption and on thiram leachability from soils (2013)
    Chemosphere , vol.90, pp. 432-440
    http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.07.057

    Santos P.S.M., Otero M., Filipe O.M.S., Santos E.B.H., Duarte A.C.
    Comparison between DAX-8 and C-18 solid phase extraction of rainwater dissolved organic matter. (2010)
    Talanta, vol.83, pp.505-512
    http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.talanta.2010.09.050

    Filipe O.M.S., Vidal M.M., Scherer H.W., Schneider R.J., Duarte A.C., Esteves V.I., Santos E.B.H.
    Effect of long term amendments on adsorption-desorption of thiram onto a luvisol soil derived from loess. (2010)
    Chemosphere, vol.80, pp.293-300
    http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2010.04.003

  • M.M. Vidal, O. Filipe e M.C.Costa
    Química no Laboratório (2010)
    Chapter title: Portugal (2ª Edição)
    100Luz
    ISBN:978-972-99886-3-9

  • PTDC/MAR-EST/2314/2012 – \”Impact of solar radiation on dissolved organic matter photochemical and microbial processes in the estuarine environment.
    Research Team Member: OLGA MANUELA SIMÃO FILIPE
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro
    Period: 05/13 – 09/15
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: PTDC/MAR-EST/2314/2012
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

Sara Proença


  • Name: Sara Proença
    ORCID Number: 0000-0002-9146-3910
    Scopus Number: 23987958000
    Institucional Adress: ESAC/Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Bencanta, 3045-601 Coimbra, Portugal
    Email: sproenca@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: +351 239 802 940
  • Proença, S. & Fortes, P.
    How significant are fiscal interactions in climate policy design? A CGE analysis (2016)
    IEEE Xplore, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1109/EEM.2016.7521267

    Fortes, P., Proença, S. & Seixas, J.
    How renewable energy promotion impacts the Portuguese economy? (2015)
    IEEE Xplore, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1109/EEM.2015.7216778

    Proença, S. & St. Aubyn
    Hybrid modelling to support energy-climate policy: effects of feed-in tariffs to promote renewable energy in Portugal (2013)
    Energy Economics, vol.38, pp.176-185
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.eneco.2013.02.013

    Proença, S. & Soukiazis, E.
    Tourism as an economic growth factor: a case study for Southern European countries (2008)
    Tourism Economics, vol.14(4), pp.791-806
    http://doi.org/10.5367/000000008786440175

    Soukiazis, E. & Proença, S.
    Tourism as an alternative source of regional growth in Portugal: a panel data analysis at NUTS II and III levels (2008)
    Portuguese Economic Journal, vol. 7(1), pp.43-61
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s10258-007-0022-0

  • Proença, S. & St. Aubyn, M.
    Integrated Economy-Energy-Environment (E3) Modelling for Policy Analysis (2015)
    Chapter title: Energy Science & Technology, Vol. 12: Energy Management, 167-196
    Studium Press LLC, USA
    ISBN:1-626990-73-5

    Proença, S.
    Impact Assessment of Energy and Climate Policies: A Hybrid Bottom-up General Equilibrium Model (HyBGEM) for Portugal (2014)
    Chapter title: E-book
    Edições Almedina
    ISBN:978-972-40-5919-8

    Proença, S. & St. Aubyn, M.
    A hybrid Top-down/Bottom-up model for energy policy analysis in a small open economy – the Portuguese case. (2009)
    Chapter title: Anales de Economía Aplicada/Anais de Economia Aplicada, 43-64
    Asepelt e Delta Publicaciones
    ISBN:978-84-92453-69-6

  • PAYT – Tool to Reduce Waste in South Europe
    Research Team Member: Sara Proença
    Institution: Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
    Period: 09/16 – 12/19
    Grant: European Commission, LIFE programme
    Project Code: LIFE15 ENV/PT/000609
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    PoliEntrepreneurship Innovation Network (PIN)
    Institution Main Investigator: Sara Proença
    Institution: NA
    Period: 05/16 – 04/18
    Grant: Compete 2020/Portugal 2020
    Project Code: 03/SIAC/2015
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    FooD-STA – Food Studies & Training Alliance
    Research Team Member: Sara Proença
    Institution: NA
    Period: 01/15 – 12/17
    Grant: European Commission, ERASMUS+
    Project Code: 554312-EPP-1-2014-1-AT-EPPKA2-KA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://https://www.food-sta.eu

    HybCO2 – Hybrid approaches to assess economic, environmental and technological impacts of long term low carbon scenarios – the Portuguese case
    Research Team Member: Sara Proença
    Institution: FCT/Universidade Nova de Lisboa
    Period: 03/10 – 08/13
    Grant: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
    Project Code: PTDC/AAC-CLI/105164/2008
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

Ryunosuke Kikuchi


  • He has been a full professor of Ryukoku University since 2010. He was an associate professor at Coimbra College of Agriculture in Portugal where he gave the following lectures from 1999 to 2010: Physic-chemical Treatments, Treatments of Effluent I, Industrial Waste Management, Cost Engineering of Processes, Atmospheric Pollution, Energy and Environment, Solid Waste Treatments, Technical Design, Electro-mechanic Equipments, Gas Effluents and Process Treatments, Environmental Pollution, Energy Valorization of Waste, Ecotoxicology and Organic Chemistry (Laboratory Experiments). The 2008 National Prize of Environmental Innovation was awarded for his work “One-process gasification/smelting unit for production of energy from mixed waste” in Lisbon. He was a researcher at Limnology and Environmental Protection Department of Helsinki University in Finland from 1997 to 1999.
    He performed the duties of assistant coordinator at the Environment Ministry in Bulgaria from 1995 to 1997.
    Various research works have made progresses during his activity in countries such as Portugal, Japan, South Africa, Angola, Czech, Finland, East-Timor, Norway, Russia, Slovenia, etc.
    He has bee a member of CERNAS since 2001.
  • Name: Ryunosuke Kikuchi
    ORCID Number: orcid.org/0000-0002-4819-8605
    Scopus Number:
    Institucional Adress: Faculty of Sci. & Tech., Ryukoku University, 1-5 Yokotani, Seta, Otsu, 520-2194 Japan
    Email: kikuchi@rins.ryukoku.ac.jp
    Institutional Telephone: (+81) 77 544 7129
  • R. Kikuchi
    A Sustainable Approach to the Harmonization of Electric Power Availability with the Mining Industry in Africa: a Case Study of Mozambique. (2015)
    Energy and Environmental Research , vol.5 (2), pp.15-21
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.5539/eer.v5n2p16

    R. Kikuchi, T. Yamamoto & M. Nakamoto
    41. Kikuchi, R., Yamamoto, T. and Nakamoto, M. 2014. Preliminary Information of Laboratorial Tantalum Recovery and Considerations for a Potential Solution for Conflict Mineral and Wildlife Conservation (2014)
    Environment and Natural Resources Research, vol.4 (1), pp.31-38
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.5539/enrr.v4n1p31

    R. Kikuchi, T. Yamamoto & M. Nakamoto
    Pre-Feasibility Study for Coupling Electronic Waste Recycling With Desert Greening in Africa (2013)
    Journal of Sustainable Development, vol.6 (10) , pp.69-77
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.5539/jsd.v6n10p69

    R. Kikuchi & T. Gobacheva
    Dominant factors of the nature regulating CO2 release from boreal forest land (2012)
    International Journal of Geosciences , vol.3, pp.333-339
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.4236/ijg.2012.32036

    R. Kikuchi
    African adaptation to climate change from the viewpoint of Green Revolution II (2012)
    Journal of Sustainable Development, vol.5 (5), pp.42-49
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.5539/jsd.v5n5p42

    R. Kikuchi
    Captive bears in human-animal welfare conflict – a case study of bile extraction on Asia’s bear farms (2012)
    Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, vol.25, pp.55-77
    http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1007/s10806-010-9290-2

    R. Kikuchi
    Environmental and socio-economic factors in carbon offsets: an approach to sustainable management and planning in climate change strategy (2011)
    Journal of Environmental Planning & Management, vol.54 (3), pp.355–367
    http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1080/09640568.2010.506084

    R. Kikuchi
    External forces acting on the Earth’s climate: an approach to understanding the complexity of climate change (2010)
    Energy and Environment, vol.21(8) , pp.953–968
    http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1260/0958-305X.21.8.953

    R. Kikuchi & M. Vanneste
    A theoretical exercise in the modeling of ground-level ozone resulting from the K-T asteroid impact: its possible link with the extinction selectivity of terrestrial vertebrates (2010)
    Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, vol.288, 14–23, pp.14–23
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1016/j.palaeo.2010.01.027

    R. Kikuchi
    Risk formulation for sonic effects of offshore wind farms on fish in the EU region (2010)
    Marine Pollution Bulletin, vol.60, pp.172-177
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2009.09.023

    R. Kikuchi & R. Gerardo
    More than a decade of conflict between hazardous waste management and public resistance: a case study of NIMBY syndrome in Souselas (Portugal) (2009)
    Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol.179, pp.1681-1685
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2009.07.062

    R. Kikuchi & T. Gorbacheva
    A field survey – Staroe lake suffering from atmospheric deposition in the region north of the Arctic Circle. (2009)
    Environmental Science and Pollution Research , vol.16 (4), pp.431-438
    http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1007/s11356-009-0108-6

    R.. Kikuchi & Y. Pelovski
    Low-dose irradiation by electron beam for the treatment of high-SOx flue gas on a semi-pilot scale – consideration of by-product quality and approach to clean technology (2009)
    Process Safety and Environmental Protection, vol.87, pp.135-143
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1016/j.psep.2008.10.003

    R. Kikuchi, R. Gerardo & S. Santos
    Energy lifecycle assessment and environmental impacts of ethanol biofuel (2008)
    International Journal of Energy Research, vol.33 (2) , pp.186-193
    http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1002/er.1435

    R. Kikuchi & P. B. Amaral
    Conceptual schematic for capture of biomethane released from hydroelectric power facilities (2008)
    Bioresource Technology , vol.99, pp.5967-5971.
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1016/j.biortech.2007.10.030

    R. Kikuchi
    Aspectos da gestão de resíduos sólidos urbanos na cidade do Lubango – Angola (2008)
    Tecnologias do Ambiente, vol.83, pp.24-27
    DOI: NA

    R. Kikuchi, J. Kukacka & R. Raschman
    Grouping of mixed waste plastics according to chlorine content. (2008)
    Separation and Purification Technology , vol.61 (1), pp.75-81
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1016/j.seppur.2007.10.001

    R. Kikuchi
    Adverse impacts of wind power generation on collision behavior of birds and anti-predator behavior of squirrels (2008)
    Journal for Nature Conservation, vol.16 (1) , pp.44-55
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1016/j.jnc.2007.11.001

    R. Kikuchi & R. Gerardo
    Solução alternativa na recolha dos óleos alimentares através de ecopontos – solidificação dos óleos usados com sésamo (2007)
    Tecnologias do Ambiente, vol.76, pp.24-28
    DOI: NA

    R. K0ikuchi, A.B. Mukherjee & S.M. Santos
    Test results of laboratorial waste co-incineration and considerations for industrial cement production (2006)
    Journal of the Energy Institute , vol.79 (3, pp.145-151
    http://doi.org/DOI:10.1179/174602206X117751

  • R. Kikuchi & R. Gerardo
    Residual environmental impacts in post- mining site: a field survey on the Iberian Peninsula (2015)
    Chapter title: Advances in Environmental Research (pp. 49-61) , A. Daniel (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-63482-885-7

    R. Kikuchi
    Underwater noise pollution: sonic threat of offshore windfarms to marine wildlife. (2014)
    Chapter title: Noise Pollution: Sources, Effects on Workplace Productivity and Health Implication (pp. 141-155), J. Schlapa (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-63321-111-7

    R. Kikuchi
    Correlation between atmospheric CO2 and global climate from the viewpoints of carbon cycle and timescale (2014)
    Chapter title: Advances in Environmental Research (vol. 31, pp. 103-118), J. A. Daniels (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-62948-746-5

    R. Kikuchi
    Taxonomical consideration of paleo-vertebrates: classification of dinosaurs from the anatomical viewpoint (2013)
    Chapter title: Advances in Zoology Research (pp. 205-220), O.P. Jenkins (ed.)
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-62417-802-3

    R. Kikuchi
    Management of biomethane released from hydroelectric dams: a debate on intense greenhouse gas. (2013)
    Chapter title: Dams – Structure, Performance and Safety Management (pp. 211-228), S. Khlifi (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-62417-702-6

    R. Kikuchi & R. Gerardo
    Environmental policy in Portugal: a case study of public participation in decision making on a waste management project (2012)
    Chapter title: Portugal – Economic, Political and Social Issues (pp. 85-95), A. J. B. Gonçalves & A. A. B. Vieira (eds.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-62257-474-2

    R. Kikuchi
    A sustainable approach to traditional medicine for a future beyond the conflict with nature conservation (2012)
    Chapter title: Traditional Medicine – new research (pp. 211-224), Y. Motoo (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-62257-448-3

    R. Kikuchi
    Comparison between reptiles and dinosaurs to clarify their differences and similarities (2011)
    Chapter title: Reptiles – biology, behavior and conservation (pp. 127-140), K.J. Baker (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-61122-856-4

    R. Kikuchi, T. Gorbacheva & L. Ivanova
    Ecological restoration in boreal forest management: application of rolled lawn in an area currently suffering from pollution (2011)
    Chapter title: Advances in Environmental Research (volume 5, pp. 301-313), J.A. Daniels (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-61668-744-1

    R. Kikuchi
    13 milhões de mortes por ano devido aos riscos ambientais (2010)
    Chapter title: Gestão dos resíduos sólidos no mundo e em África (pp. 4-5), R. Kikuchi and R. Gerardo (eds.).
    CERNAS, Coimbra
    ISBN:ISBN 978-989-96536-0-3

    R. Kikuchi
    The role of agroforestry development in transition from neoclassic economy to bio-based economy. (2010)
    Chapter title: Agricultural Economics: New Research (pp. 243-254), T.H. Lee (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-61668-445-7

    R. Kikuchi, T. Yamamoto & J. Kukačka
    Environmental application of smelting – combination of smelting technique with gasification for waste solid management (2009)
    Chapter title: Chemical Mineralogy, Smelting and Metallization (pp. 161-184), E.D. McLaughlin & L.A. Breaux (eds.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-60692-853-0

    R. Kikuchi
    Possibility for adaptation of conventional energy to European energy strategy: consideration of coal utilization based on case studies (2008)
    Chapter title: Energy in Europe –- economy, policy and strategy (pp. 376-389), F.L. Magnusson & O.W. Bengtsson (eds.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN: 978-1-60456-829-5

    R. Kikuchi
    Consideration of component structure on sustainable development: a case study of post-war Croatia (2007)
    Chapter title: Progress in Sustainable Development Research (pp. 217-228), R.A. Lopez (ed.).
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 978-1-60021-847-7

    R. Kikuchi
    Alternative by-products of coal combustion and simultaneous SO2/SO3/NOx treatment of coal-fired flue gas (2006)
    Chapter title: Coal and Coal Combustion Byproducts and Environmental Issues (pp. 21-32), K. Sajwan, I. Twardowska, T. Punshon & A. Alva (eds.).
    Springer-Verlag, New York
    ISBN:ISBN 0-387-25865-5

    R. Kikuchi & T. Gorbacheva
    Acidification in boreal environment – Response of forested podzolic land to acid load (2005)
    Chapter title: Agriculture and Soil Pollution: New Research (pp. 103-112), J.V. Livingston (ed.)
    Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge (New York)
    ISBN:ISBN 1-59454-310-0

  • Resource logistics as a support tool of science, technology and innovation policy decision
    Research Team Member: Ryunosuke Kikuchi
    Institution: Tokoku University, National Institute for Environmental Studies and National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, etc.
    Period: 04/12 – 09/15
    Grant: RISTEX – Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society
    Project Code: 150227
    Funding value: 94,000 euros (12,220,000 JPY)
    Project site: http://www.resourcelogistics-for-stipolicy.com/en/

    Sustainable resource utilization towards biodiversity conservation: Global supply chain analysis of nickel
    Research Team Member: Ryunosuke Kikuchi
    Institution: National Institute for Environmental Studies , Tohoku University, Kyoto University and Ryukoku University
    Period: 11/12 – 10/13
    Grant: Sumitomo Foundation
    Project Code: 123106
    Funding value: 15,400 euros (2,000,000 JPY)
    Project site: http://www.sumitomo.or.jp/html/kankyo/kantaisyo2012.htm

  • MSc.: Shuhei Kimura.
    Thesis Topic: Ecological role of white ants (termites) in element cycle of temperate forest.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 03/16

Maria Cristina Canavarro Teixeira


  • Name: Maria Cristina Canavarro Teixeira
    ORCID Number: 0000-0002-8534-9484
    Scopus Number: 56340327500
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Castelo Branco, Quinta da Nª Srª de Mércules
    Email: ccanavarro@ipcb.pt
    Institutional Telephone: +351339900
  • Pires, I.M., Garcia, N.M., Teixeira, M.C.C.
    Calculation of jump flight time using a mobile device (2015)
    HEALTHINF 2015 – 8th International Conference on Health Informatics, Proceedings; Part of 8th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, BIOSTEC 2015, vol.NA, pp. 293-303
    http://doi.org/10.5220/0005187502930303

    C. Canavarro, N. Roque, C. Alegria
    A rede de ensino superior público em Portugal e a sua cobertura geográfica com critérios de distância e de tempo (2015)
    Agroforum, vol.35, pp.13 – 24
    DOI: NA

    Tomé, J.A.A.C., Teixeira, M.C.C., Silva, I.C.C.
    The formation of mega-clusters of schools with coverage criteria. A case study in the town of Castelo Branco (2014)
    9th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies, CISTI 2014; Barcelona; Spain, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1109/CISTI.2014.6876922

    Tomaz, C., Alegria, C., Monteiro, J.M., Teixeira, M.C.
    Land cover change and afforestation of marginal and abandoned agricultural land: A 10year analysis in a Mediterranean region (2013)
    Forest Ecology and Management, vol.308, pp.40-49
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2013.07.044

    Rocha, H.; Fernadez, P.; M. C. Canavarro Teixeira
    Aplicação dos sistemas de informação geográfica nos planos prévios de intervenção. Caso de estudo: Autoestradas A25 e A23 (2013)
    Aplicações SIG em recursos agro-florestais e ambientais: livro de resumos. IV Encontro de Sistemas de Informação Geográfica – Castelo Branco : IPCB. ESA. http://sigencontro.esa.ipcb.pt/Comunica/II_2_A.pdf, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Santos, J.; M. C. Canavarro Teixeira
    Network Analyst: Uma aplicação no apoio à Protecção Civil (2013)
    Aplicações SIG em recursos agro-florestais e ambientais: livro de resumos. IV Encontro de Sistemas de Informação Geográfica – Castelo Branco : IPCB. ESA.
    http://sigencontro.esa.ipcb.pt/Comunica/II_4_A.pdf, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Tomaz, V., Massano Monteiro, A., Alegria, C., Canavarro Teixeira, C.
    A ten years analysis of cork oak (Quercus suber L.) afforestation projects in the Mediterranean region of centre-eastern of Portugal (2012)
    2012 IUFRO Conference, vol.NA, pp. 180-181
    DOI: NA

    Coelho, M.T., Gonçalves, J.C., Diogo, M.G., Canavarro, M.C., Moldão-Martins, M., Alves, V. and Seco, M.F.
    Micropropagation of Pterospartumtridentatum (L.) Willk – Multiplication Phase (2012)
    International Symposium on Woody Ornamentals of the Temperate Zone. 1 a 4 julho 2012. Ghent – Bélgica, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    M. C. Canavarro Teixeira
    Redes Neuronais Artificiais: Um Estudo de Caso no Mercado Imobiliário de Castelo Branco (2012)
    Temas Atuais em Investigação. I Ciclo de Conferências do Conselho Técnico-Científico, Escola Superior Agrária, vol.I, pp.23-28
    DOI: NA

    Fernandes, R. ; Fernandez, P. ; Teixeira, M.C.C.
    Os Sistemas de Informação Geográfica como ferramenta de apoio à decisão em Proteção Civil (2012)
    Aplicações SIG em recursos agro-florestais e ambientais: livro de resumos. III Encontro de Sistemas de Informação Geográfica – Castelo Branco : IPCB. ESA., vol.NA, pp.31
    DOI: NA

    Canavarro Teixeira, M.C.; Villamandos, N. C.; Caridad y Ocerin, J. M.
    Evaluate the accuracy of a Neural Network with the SPSS statistical software (2011)
    Egitanea Scientia, vol.9, pp.39 – 62
    DOI: NA

    Canavarro Teixeira, M.C.; Villamandos, N. C.; Caridad y Ocerin, J. M.
    Explanatory variables and their importance in the price of an apartment in Portugal: an approach with neural networks (2011)
    XXI Hispanic – Portuguese Scientific Management, 2 – 4 February, 2011. Córdoba – Spain, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Canavarro Teixeira, M.C.; Villamandos, N. C.; Caridad y Ocerin, J. M.
    The price of housing in Portugal: a hedonic approach (2010)
    VIII Iberian Studies Rural Colloquium, 21 to 22 October 2012. Cáceres – Spain. http://hdl.handle.net/10400.11/413, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Canavarro Teixeira, M.C.; Villamandos, N. C.; Caridad y Ocerin, J. M.
    Hedonic Methodologies in the Real Estate Valuation (2010)
    Mathematical Methods in Engineering. International Symposium, 23 October. Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (Portugal). http://hdl.handle.net/10400.11/412, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Canavarro Teixeira, M.C.; Villamandos, N. C.; Caridad y Ocerin, J. M.
    Real estate valuation in Portugal whit neural networks (2010)
    International Meeting on Regional Science, 2010, 17-19 Nov. University of Badajoz – Spain. http://www.reunionesdeestudiosregionales.org/elvasBadajoz2010/htdocs/pdf/p271.pdf, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Sónia Monteiro; Fernanda Delgado; Lisete Caixinhas; Conceição Amaro-Silva, Mª Cristina Canavarro
    Ecophysiology of germination and characterization of populations of Origanum virens in the district of Castelo Branco (2005)
    V Iberian Congress of Horticultural Science, 22 – 27 May, 2005. Porto – Portugal, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Canavarro Teixeira, M.C.
    Production planning for a paint company (2004)
    11th Congress of APDIO, 2004. Porto – Portugal., vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

  • M. C. Canavarro Teixeira
    Capítulo: Redes Neuronais Artificiais: Um Estudo de Caso no Mercado Imobiliário de Castelo Branco (2012)
    Chapter title: I Ciclo de Conferências do Conselho Técnico-Científico: temas atuais em investigação (2012)
    ESA. IPCB.
    ISBN:NA

Isabel Cristina Castanheira e Silva


  • Name: Isabel Cristina Castanheira e Silva
    ORCID Number: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9300-9757
    Scopus Number: 55181376900
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária Quinta da Senhora de Mércules, Apartado 119, 6001-909 Castelo Branco
    Email: icastanheira@ipcb.pt
    Institutional Telephone: 272339900
  • I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    Recycling mine waste for applications in environmental protection (2015)
    Proceedings of the 7th International Technical Conferences Waste / Energy from Waste, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Albuquerque, A.; Scalize, Paulo; Soares, Lorena; Silva, Isabel
    Estudo da remoção de crómio e zinco em filtro descontínuo com enchimento de lodo de ETA (2013)
    Proceedings of the 27th Brazilian Congress of Sanitary Engineering, 2013, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Albuquerque, A.; Silva, Isabel; Scalize, Paulo
    Reuse of alum sludge for the removal of heavy metals in filtration systems (2013)
    8th International Symposium on Wastes (8th JIRS, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    I Silva, J Castro-Gomes, A Albuquerque
    Mineral Waste Geopolymeric Artificial Aggregates as Alternative Materials for Wastewater-Treatment Processes: Study of Structural Stability and pH Variation in Water (2013)
    Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, vol.24/6, pp.623 – 628
    http://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0000429

    I Silva, JP Castro-Gomes, A Albuquerque
    Effect of immersion in water partially alkali-activated materials obtained of tungsten mine waste mud (2012)
    Construction and Building Materials , vol.35, pp.117-124
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2012.02.069

    I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    Properties of Geopolymeric Artificial Aggregates obtained from Tungsten Mine Waste Mud, for Wastewater Treatment Processes (2011)
    Proceedings of COST Action C25 FINAL CONFERENCE Sustainability of Constructions Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    Effect of acid conditions on the structural stability of mine waste mud-based geopolymeric artificial aggregates for wastewater treatment (2011)
    4th International Congress on Energy and Environment Engineering and Management (4th CIIEM), vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    Evaluation of the properties of alkali-activated materials obtained of mine waste for use in filtration systems of wastewater treatment processes (2011)
    Proceedings of INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING , vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    ANALISYS OF THE PROPERTIES OF WASTE-BASED GEOPOLYMERIC BINDERS AFTER CURING IN WATER (2011)
    Proceedings 1st International Conference on WASTES: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    Isabel Castanheira Silva, João Paulo Castro-Gomes, António Albuquerque
    Evaluation of the stability of waste-based geopolymeric artificial aggregates for wastewater treatment processes under different curing conditions (2010)
    Advances in Science and Technology, vol.69, pp.86-91
    http://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AST.69.86

    I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    Geopolymeric artificial aggregates as new materials for wastewater treatment processes (2010)
    Sustainable Building Affordable to All (SB10), vol.NA, pp.441-448
    http://doi.org/ citeulike:8285731

    I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    Study of the structural stability, pH variation in water and influence of the curing conditions on mechanical resistance of mineral wastes geopolymeric artificial aggregates (WGA) as alternative materials for wastewater treatment processes (2010)
    Journal of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Environment (ACEE), vol.3/3, pp.121-128
    DOI: NA

    I. Silva, J. Castro-Gomes, A. Albuquerque
    Evaluation of the stability of waste-based geopolymeric artificial aggregates for wastewater treatment processes under different curing conditions (2010)
    12th International Conference on Modern Materials and Technologies, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

  • Silva, I.C.
    II Ciclo de Conferências : Conselho Técnico-Científico : temas atuais em investigação (2014)
    Chapter title: Agregados geopoliméricos artificiais para utilização no tratamento de águas residuais
    IPCB. ESA
    ISBN:978-989-8196-38-5

  • Projeto +Pêssego
    Research Team Member: Isabel Cristina Castanheira e Silva
    Institution: ESACB
    Period: 11/14 – 12/16
    Grant: PRODER
    Project Code: 020490047142
    Funding value: 116.016,5
    Project site: http://

    EVAWET Evaluation of the hydrodynamic and environmental behaviour of constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment and reuse
    Research Team Member: Isabel Cristina Castanheira e Silva
    Institution: Universidade da Beira Interior
    Period: 10/07 – 10/10
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: PDTC/AMB/73081/2006
    Funding value: 149.112,0
    Project site: http://

Célia Ferreira

 

 

 

 

  • Current research Interests:
    – Waste management and recycling
    – Electrochemical processes for environmental applications

    Currently working on phosphorus recovery, following the concepts of circular economy and efficient use of resources.

    Short CV:
    – PhD in Waste Treatment (Technical University of Denmark, 2005)
    – Environmental Engineering (5-year degree, University of Aveiro, 1996)

    Coordinator of the Research Group “Environment and Society”, one of the groups within Research Unit CERNAS, managing a team of 20 members, 10 of which holding a PhD. Researcher in Dept. of Materials Engineering and Ceramics/CICECO (University of Aveiro), and collaborator of CENSE (Center for Environmental and Sustainability Research) of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the New University of Lisbon.

    Indicators:
    Papers in JCR SCI journals: 38
    h-index: 10 (Apr 2016)
    Most cited article: 180 citations
    Papers published in conference proceedings: 58
    Student supervisions: 50
    Member of international scientific committees: 5
    Organization of international scientific events: 2
    Participations in academic jury: 101, of which 51 as opponent.

  • Name: Célia Dias Ferreira
    ORCID Number: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7456-2538
    Scopus Number: http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=55037188000
    Institucional Adress: Coimbra
    Email: celia@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone:
  • V Oliveira, L M Ottosen, J Labrincha, C Dias-Ferreira
    Valorisation of Phosphorus Extracted from Farm Yard Slurry and Municipal Solid Wastes Digestates as a Fertilizer (in press) (2016)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9466-0

    Manuel Mendoza-Carranza, Alejandra Sepulveda-Lozada, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Violette Geissen
    Distribution and bioconcentration of heavy metals in a tropical aquatic food web: A case study of a tropical estuarine lagoon in SE Mexico (2016)
    Environmental Pollution, vol.210, pp.155-165
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.12.014

    Myriam Kanoun-Boulé, T Vasconcelos, J Gaspar, S Vieira, C Dias-Ferreira, C Husson
    First Report of Phytophthora xalni and Phytophthora lacustris associated with common alder decline in Portugal (IN PRESS) (2016)
    Forest Pathology, vol.NA, pp.NA
    http://doi.org/10.1111/efp.12273

    Celia Dias-Ferreira, Gunvor M Kirkelund, Pernille E Jensen
    The influence of electrodialytic remediation on dioxin (PCDD/PCDF) levels in fly ash and air pollution control residues (2016)
    Chemosphere, vol.380–387, pp.148
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.01.061

    C Dias-Ferreira, S Valente, J M Vaz
    Pharmaceutical waste generated and discarded in households across Portugal (In Press) (2016)
    Waste Management & Research, vol.NA, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    L M Ottosen, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Electrochemical desalination of historic Portuguese tiles-Removal of chlorides, nitrates and sulfates (2015)
    Journal of Cultural Heritage, vol.16, pp.712-718
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.culher.2014.11.003

    C Dias-Ferreira, G M Kirkelund, L M Ottosen
    Ammonium citrate as enhancement for electrodialytic soil remediation and investigation of soil solution during the process (2015)
    Chemosphere, vol.119, pp.889-895
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.08.064

    H I Gomes, L M Ottosen, A B Ribeiro, C Dias-Ferreira
    Treatment of a suspension of PCB contaminated soil using iron nanoparticles and electric current (2015)
    Journal of Environmental Management, vol.151, pp.550-555
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.01.015

    H I Gomes, C Dias Ferreira, L M Ottosen, A B Ribeiro
    Electroremediation of PCB contaminated soil combined with iron nanoparticles: Effect of the soil type (2015)
    Chemosphere, vol.131, pp.157-163
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.03.007

    J Rodrigues, V Oliveira, P Lopes, C Dias-Ferreira
    Door-to-Door Collection of Food and Kitchen Waste in City Centers Under the Framework of Multimunicipal Waste Management Systems in Portugal: The Case Study of Aveiro (2015)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.6, pp.647-656
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9366-3

    M J Quina, D V Lopes, L G Cruz, J Andrade, R C Martins, L M Gando-Ferreira, C Dias-Ferreira, R M Quinta-Ferreira
    Studies on the chemical stabilization of digestate from mechanically recovered organic fraction of municipal solid waste (2015)
    Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol.6, pp.711-721
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-015-9405-0

    H I Gomes, J M Rodríguez-Maroto, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu, C Dias-Ferreira
    Numerical prediction of diffusion and electric field-induced iron nanoparticle transport (2015)
    Electrochimica Acta, vol.181, pp.5-12
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2014.11.157

    P E Jensen, G M Kirkelund, K B Pedersen, C Dias-Ferreira, Lisbeth M Ottosen
    Electrodialytic upgrading of two different MSWI residue types with focus on Cr, Pb, Zn, Mn, Mo, Sb, Se and V, Cl and SO4 (2015)
    Electrochimica Acta, vol.181, pp.167-178
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2015.06.012

    Joao Vaz, Jose Ferreira, Celia Dias-Ferreira
    Biowaste separate collection and composting in a Small Island Developing State – the case study of São Tomé and Principe, West Africa (2015)
    Waste Management & Research, vol.33(12), pp.1132-1138
    http://doi.org/10.1177/0734242X15611737

    Celia Dias-Ferreira, T Santos, Verónica Oliveira
    Hospital food waste and environmental and economic indicators – a Portuguese case study (2015)
    Waste Management, vol.46, pp.146-154
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2015.09.025

    L M Nunes, H I Gomes, M Ribau Teixeira, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Life cycle assessment of soil and groundwater remediation: groundwater impacts of electrokinetic remediation (2015)
    In: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, vol.NA, pp.173-202
    http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_10

    H I Gomes, J Rodriguez-Maroto, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu, C Dias-Ferreira
    Electrokinetics and Zero Valent Iron Nanoparticles: Experimental and Modeling of the Transport in Different Porous Media (2015)
    In: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, vol.NA, pp.279-294
    http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_14

    H I Gomes, G Fan, L M Ottosen, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Nanoremediation coupled to electrokinetics for PCB removal from soil (2015)
    In: A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, N Couto (Eds). Electrokinetics across disciplines and continents – New strategies for sustainable development, vol.NA, pp.331-350
    http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20179-5_17

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu
    Influence of electrolyte and voltage on the direct current enhanced transport of iron nanoparticles in clay (2014)
    Chemosphere, vol.99, pp.171-179
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.10.065

    E Rosales, J P Gustav Loch, C Dias-Ferreira
    Electro-osmotic transport of nano zero-valent iron in Boom Clay (2014)
    Electrochimica Acta, vol.127, pp.27-33
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2014.01.164

    H I Gomes, G Fan, E P Mateus, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Assessment of combined electro-nano remediation of molinate contaminated soil (2014)
    Science of the total environment, vol.493, pp.178–184
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.05.112

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, L M Ottosen, A B Ribeiro
    Electrodialytic remediation of PCB contaminated soil with iron nanoparticles and two different surfactants (2014)
    Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol.433, pp.189-195
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2014.07.022

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro
    Overview of in situ and ex situ remediation technologies for PCB-contaminated soils and sediments and obstacles for full-scale application (2013)
    Science of the Total Environment, vol.445-446, pp.236-260
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.11.098

    H I Gomes, C Dias-Ferreira, A B Ribeiro, S Pamukcu
    Enhanced transport and transformation of zero-valent nanoiron in clay using direct electric current (2013)
    Water, Air & Soil Pollution, vol.224 (12), pp.1-12
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s11270-013-1710-2

    Helena I Gomes, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Alexandra B Ribeiro
    Electrokinetic remediation of organochlorines in soil: Enhancement techniques and integration with other remediation technologies (2012)
    Chemosphere, vol. 87, pp.1077-1090
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.02.037

    Gomes H I, Dias-Ferreira C, Ribeiro A B, Pamukcu S
    Electrokinetic enhanced transport of zero valent iron nanoparticles for chromium(VI) reduction in soils (2012)
    Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol.28, pp.139-144
    http://doi.org/10.3303/CET1228024

    Ottosen L M, Jensen P E, Kirkelund G M, Dias-Ferreira C, Hansen H
    Electrodialytic Remediation of heavy Metal polluted Soil – treatment of water saturated or suspended soil (2012)
    Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol.28, pp.103-108
    http://doi.org/10.3303/CET1228018

    Lisbeth M Ottosen, Celia M D Ferreira, Iben V Christensen
    Electrokinetic desalination of glazed ceramic tiles (2010)
    Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, vol.40, pp.1161–1171
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s10800-010-0086-x

    Pernille E Jensen, Celia M D Ferreira, Henrik K Hansen, Jens-Ulrik Rype, Lisbeth M Ottosen, Arne Villumsen
    Electroremediation of air pollution control residues in a continuous reactor (2010)
    Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, vol.40, pp.1173–1181
    http://doi.org/10.1007/s10800-010-0090-1

    Celia D Ferreira, Pernille Jensen, Lisbeth Ottosen, Alexandra Ribeiro
    Preliminary Treatment of MSW Fly Ash as a Way of Improving Electrodialytic Remediation (2008)
    J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part A, vol.43(8), pp.837-843
    http://doi.org/10.1080/10934520801974319

    Pernille E Jensen, Lisbeth M Ottosen, Celia Ferreira
    Electrodialytic remediation of soil fines (<63um) in suspension — Influence of current strength and L/S (2007)
    Electrochimica acta , vol.52(10), pp.3412-3419
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2006.03.116

    Pernille E Jensen, Lisbeth M Ottosen, Celia Ferreira, Arne Villumsen
    Kinetics of electrodialytic extraction of Pb and soil cations from a slurry of contaminated soil fines (2006)
    Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol.B138, pp.493–499
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2006.05.073

    C Ferreira, P Jensen, L Ottosen, A Ribeiro
    Removal of selected heavy metals from MSW fly ash by the electrodialytic process (2005)
    Engineering Geology, vol.77(3-4), pp.339-347
    http://doi.org/10.1016/j.enggeo.2004.07.024

    C Ferreira; A Ribeiro; L Ottosen
    Effect of major constituents of MSW fly ash during electrodialytic remediation of heavy metals (2005)
    Separation Science and Technology, vol.40(10), pp.2007-2019
    http://doi.org/10.1081/SS-200068412

    C Ferreira, A Ribeiro, L Ottosen
    Possible applications for municipal solid waste fly ash (2003)
    Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol.96, pp.201-216
    http://doi.org/10.1016/S0304-3894(02)00201-7

    C Ferreira, A Ribeiro, L Ottosen
    Heavy Metals in MSW incineration fly ashes (2003)
    Journal de Physique IV France , vol.107, pp.463-466
    http://doi.org/10.1051/jp4:20030341

    C Borrego, N Barros, M Lopes, M Conceicao, M J Valinhas, O Tchepel, C Ferreira, M Coutinho and S Lemos
    Emission Inventory for Simulation and Validation of Mesoscale Models – A contribution to subproject SATURN (1999)
    Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, vol.28, pp. 721-724
    DOI: NA

    M Coutinho, Borrego C, Ferreira C
    Atmospheric Emissions of PCDD/PCDF and Heavy Metals in the Oporto Urban Area (1998)
    Organohalogen Compounds , vol.36, pp.153-156
    DOI: NA

  • E J Lourenço, A Baptista, J Pereira, C Dias-Ferreira
    Multi-Layer Stream Mapping as a Combined Approach for Industrial Processes Eco-efficiency Assessment (2013)
    Chapter title: In: Re-engineering Manufacturing for Sustainability. XII, 429-435
    A Y C Nee, B Song, S Ong (Eds)
    ISBN:978-981-4451-47-5

    A B Ribeiro, E P Mateus, C Dias-Ferreira
    The Role of Electroremediation in Urban Agriculture and Garden-Cities (Original title in Portuguese: PAPEL DA ELECTRO-REMOÇÃO NAS HORTAS URBANAS E CIDADES-JARDIM) (2012)
    Chapter title: In: Residuos urbanos e industriales – Fuente de problemas o de oportunidades? 53-59. Medellín, Colombia
    Mario Víctor Vázquez, Jorge Montoya Restrepo (Eds)
    ISBN:978-958-8628-39-4

    C D Ferreira, L M Ottosen, I V Christensen, S H Brammer, D A F Sveegaard
    Evaluation of Salt Removal from Azulejo Tiles and Mortars Using Electrodesalination. In: Vasco Peixoto de Freitas, Helena Corvacho and Michael Lacasse (Eds). Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Durability of Building Material and Components XII DBMC (2011)
    Chapter title: Volume 2, pp 897-903
    FEUP Edições, April 2011, Porto, Portugal (Legal Deposit: 325745/11)
    ISBN:978-972-752-132-6

    H Gomes, C D Ferreira, A B Ribeiro, G Loch, L M Ottosen
    A new approach to soil remediation: coupling nanotechnology with electrically induced particle transport (Electrokinetics) (2011)
    Chapter title: In: Book of Proceedings of the 1st International Conference WASTES: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities, 732-737, CVR – Centro para a valorização de Resíduos, Guimarães, Portugal, October 2011
    Fernando Castro, Cândida Vilarinho, Joana Carvalho (Eds)
    ISBN:978-989-97429-1-8

    L M Ottosen, C Ferreira, I V Christensen
    Electrochemical Desalination of Historic Portuguese Tiles, Azulejos, in laboratory scale (2011)
    Chapter title: In: Salt Weathering on Buildings and Stone Sculptures 3, 349-356, Cyprus
    I Ioannou & M Theodoridou (Eds)
    ISBN:978-9963-7355-1-8

    A B Ribeiro, C D Ferreira, A T Lima (Eds).
    EREM 2009 Book of Abstracts of the 8th International Symposium on Electrokinetic Remediation. (2009)
    Chapter title: July 2009, Lisbon, Portugal (Legal Dep: 297175/09)
    (NA)
    ISBN:978-97299358-7-9

    Ferreira C, Ribeiro A B, Ottosen L M
    Treatment of MSW fly ashes using the electrodialytic remediation technique (2004)
    Chapter title: In: Brebbia C A, Kungolos S, Popov V, Itoh H (Eds). Waste Management and the Environment II, 65-75
    WIT Press, UK
    ISBN:1-85312-738-8

    Ferreira C, Ribeiro A B, Ottosen L M
    Study of different assisting agents for the removal of heavy metals from MSW fly ashes (2002)
    Chapter title: In: D Almorza, C A Brebbia, D Sales, V Popov (Eds). Waste management and the Environment, 171-179
    WIT Press, UK
    ISBN:1-85312-907-0

  • NanoDC – Electrokinetic Remediation of soil contaminated with persistent organic pollutants using iron nanoparticles
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: ESAC/IPC
    Period: 03/11 – 12/14
    Grant: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia
    Project Code: PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://www.nanodc.org

    VALOREN – Laboratory for the valorization of endogenous and natural resources
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: IPC
    Period: 01/14 – 12/14
    Grant: +Centro (Regional Development Fund)
    Project Code: application CT_2013_05_014_5346 ID: 64767
    Funding value: 770 840 €
    Project site: http://

    SISUS – Laboratory for sustainable industrial solutions
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: IPC
    Period: 01/14 – 12/14
    Grant: +Centro (Regional Development Fund
    Project Code: application CT_2013_05_014_5346 ID
    Funding value: 300 000 €
    Project site: http://

    URBI – Urban flood risk and pollutant relocation as a result of global change
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: ESAC/IPC
    Period: 01/07 – 09/09
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Removal of contaminants from municipal solid waste incinerator fly ashes aiming at their valorisation
    Institution Main Investigator: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade Nova de Lisboa
    Period: 11/03 – 10/06
    Grant: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia
    Project Code: POCTI/AGG/45073/2002
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    EMAS@SCHOOL
    Research Team Member: Célia Dias Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 10/03 – 09/06
    Grant: LIFE
    Project Code: LIFE03 ENV/P/000501
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

  • Veronica Costa Oliveira. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the valorization of agricultural wastes, in the framework of project Research and Environment of IIA – Institute of Applied Research, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Celia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 01/16 – 10/16

    Veronica Costa Oliveira. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: valorization of agricultural wastes / CERNAS / INCENTIVO/AGR/UI0681/2014
    Period: 08/15 – 12/15

    Márcia Sofia da Silva Santos. Research Grant: PhD Grant.
    Topic: SFRH/BD/104087/2014, funded by FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia
    Period: 02/15 – 02/20

    Daniel Filipe Fernandes Martins Pôças. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008 | Funded by FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia
    Period: 06/13 – 04/14

    Daniela Vanessa Rosendo Lopes. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on kinetic degradation of PCB. Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra) and co-supervision by Margarida Quina (Univ. of Coimbra)
    Period: 03/12 – 10/12

    Bruno Miguel Machado Guimarães. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: . Research grant on analysis of chlorinated organic compounds in water and soil. Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 03/12 – 10/12

    Helena Isabel Simões Silva. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Research grant on the implementation of the analytical laboratory procedure of PCB determination in soils. Project NanoDC – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Jorge Varejão (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra) and co-supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra)
    Period: 01/12 – 10/13

    Emilio Rosales Villanueva. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: Post-doctoral researcher on electrokinetic transport of iron nanoparticles in soil. Project NanoDD – PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008. CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal. Supervision by Célia Maria Dias Ferreira (Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra).
    Period: 01/12 – 04/13

    MSc.: Inês Sofia Monteiro Penacho.
    Thesis Topic: Optimisation of the composting process at the Mechanical and Biological Treatment facility of ERSUC, S.A..
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 03/16

    MSc.: Teresa Marques dos Santos Costa.
    Thesis Topic: A study on food waste in an acute health care hospital – the search for economic and environmental sustainable solutions.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/15

    MSc.: João Pedro Abreu Rodrigues.
    Thesis Topic: Characterization of municipal solid waste from restaurants at District UF Gloria e Vera Cruz – perspective of implementation of the PAYT tariff.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 03/15

    MSc.: Bruno Rafael Alves Farinha.
    Thesis Topic: Waste Management in VALORLIS.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 03/15

    Postdoctoral Thesis: Emilio Rosales Villanueva.
    Thesis Topic: Visiting Post-doctoral researcher, CERNAS, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal, 15 April – 14 Oct 2013 (6 months). Supervision by M A Sanromán (University of Vigo).
    Financing program: Junta da Galiza (SPAIN)
    Date of conclusion: 10/13

    MSc.: Christelle Sophia Simões Fernandes.
    Thesis Topic: Proposal for treatment and valorization of disposable diapers – a contribution to sustainability.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 02/13

    PhD.: Helena Isabel Caseiro Rego Gomes.
    Thesis Topic: Coupling electrokinetics and iron nanoparticles for the remediation of contaminated soils. PhD Thesis.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Emanuel João Menezes Lourenço.
    Thesis Topic: Development of a methodology for eco-efficiency assessment. The case of industrial metal work.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/12

    MSc.: Mariana Raquel Correia Serra.
    Thesis Topic: Chromium polluted soil and electrokinetics in stationary setup. Application to model and real soils from wood preservation activities.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/12

    MSc.: João Fábio Franco Salvador.
    Thesis Topic: Chromium polluted soil and electrokinetics in stirred setup. Remediation of spiked and industrially polluted soils.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 07/12

    MSc.: Paulo Jorge Pinto Pereira.
    Thesis Topic: Valorization of construction and demolition wastes – an inside view.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 01/12

    MSc.: Bruno Miguel da Silva Carvalho.
    Thesis Topic: Iron nanoparticles for the treatment of PCB contaminated soils.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 12/09

    MSc.: Luís Carlos da Costa Coelho.
    Thesis Topic: Environmental Impact Assessment of alternative production systems in the Baixo-Mondego region.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 02/09

António José Dinis Ferreira


  • Scientific Coordinator of CERNAS (2013 to the present), Coordinator of the Master Course on Environmental Management at ESAC/IPC, has participated in over 35 projects financed by the European Union and the Portuguese Government. He has a wide experience of research in Africa and South America. With more than 60 papers in international journals and book chapters, and more than 150 other scientific and technique papers. He was awarded the prize for best PhD in Global Change held in Portugal from 1995 to 2000, and recently won the Energy Globe Award 2006 for Portugal with a project in the area of Environmental Management. He coordinated a Life Environmental project that was considered by the European Commission as one of the Best Life Environmental Projects in 2007-2008.
  • Name: António José Dinis Ferreira
    ORCID Number: 0000-0001-5686-9192
    Scopus Number: 7402999768
    Institucional Adress: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra P-3040-316 – Coimbra, Portugal
    Email: aferreira@esac.pt
    Institutional Telephone: +351 239802969
  • FERREIRA CSS, WALSH RPD, STEENHUIS TS, SHAKESBY RA, NUNES JPN, COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD
    Spatiotemporal variability of hydrologic soil properties and the implications for overland flow and land management in a peri-urban Mediterranean catchment. (2015)
    Journal of Hydrology, , vol.525, pp.249-263
    DOI: NA

    SARA GONZALEZ-GARCÍA S, BELO S, DIAS AC, RODRIGUES JV, COSTA RR, FERREIRA AJD, ANDRADE LP, ARROJA L
    Life cycle assessment of pigmeat production: Portuguese case study and proposal of improvement options. (2015)
    Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. (in press) , pp. (in press)
    DOI: NA

    SHAKESBY RA, BENTO CPM, FERREIRA CSS, FERREIRA AJD, STOOF CR, URBANEK E, WALSH RPD
    Impacts of prescribed fire on soil loss and soil quality: An assessment based on an experimentally-burned catchment in central Portugal (2015)
    CATENA, vol.128, pp.278-293
    DOI: NA

    TAVARES JP, BAPTISTA I, FERREIRA AJD, AMIOTTE-SUCHET P, COELHO COA, GOMES S, AMOROS R, REIS EA, MENDES AF, COSTA L, BENTUB J, VARELA L
    Assessment and mapping the sensitive areas to desertification in an insular Sahelian mountain region Case study of the Ribeira Seca Watershed, Santiago Island, Cabo Verde. (2015)
    CATENA, vol.128, pp.214-223
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, PRATS-ALEGRE S, COELHO COA, SHAKESBY RA, PÁSCOA FM, FERREIRA CSS, KEIZER JJ, RITSEMA C.
    Strategies to prevent forest fires and techniques to reverse degradation processes in burned áreas. (2015)
    CATENA , vol.128, pp.224-237
    DOI: NA

    STOOF CR, SLINGERLAND EC,; MOL W, VAN DENBERG J, VERMEULEN PJ, FERREIRA AJD, RITSEMA CJ, PARLANGE JY, STEENHUIS TS
    Preferential flow as a potential mechanism for fire-induced increase in streamflow. (2014)
    Water Resources Research, vol. 50, 2, pp.1840-1845
    DOI: NA

    CARREIRAS M, FERREIRA AJD, VALENTE S,FLESKENS L, GONZALES-PELAYO O, RUBIO JL, STOOF, CR, COELHO COA, FERREIRA CSS, RITSEMA CJ
    Comparative analysis of policies to deal with wildfire risk (2014)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.25, pp.92-103
    DOI: NA

    KAIRIS O, KOSMAS C, KARAVITIS C, RITSEMA, C, SALVATI L, ACIKALIN S, ALCALÁ M, ALFAMA P, ATLHOPHENG J, BARRERA J, BELGACEM A, SOLÉ-BENET A, BRITO, J, CHAKER M, CHANDA R, COELHO, C, DARKOH M, DIAMANTIS I, ERMOLAEVA O, FASSOULI V, FEI W, FENG J, FERNANDEZ F, FERREIRA AJD, GOKCEOGLU C, GONZALEZ D, GUNGOR H, HESSEL R, JUYING J, KHATTELI H, KHITROV N, KOUNALAKI A, LAOUINA A, LOLLINO P, LOPES M, MAGOLE L, MEDINA L, MENDOZA M, MORAIS P, MULALE K, OCAKOGLU F, OUESSAR M, OVALLE C, PEREZ, C, PERKINS J, PLIAKAS F, POLEMIO M, POZO A, PRAT C, QINKE Y, RAMOS A, RAMOS J, RIQUELME J, ROMANENKOV V, RUI L, SANTALOIA F, SEBEGO R, SGHAIER M, SILVA N, SIZEMSKAYA M, SOARES J, SONMEZ H, TAAMALLAH H, TEZCAN L, TORRI D, UNGARO F, VALENTE S, DE VENTE J, ZAGAL E, ZEILIGUE, A, ZHONGING W, ZIOGAS A
    Evaluation and Selection of Indicators for Land Degradation and Desertification Monitoring: Types of Degradation, Causes, and Implications for Management. (2013)
    Environmental Management, , vol.54, pp.971-982
    DOI: NA

    STOOF CR, MOORE D, FERNANDES PM, STOORVOGEL JJ, FERNANDES RES, FERREIRA AJD, RITSEMA CJ
    Hot fire, cool soil. (2013)
    Geophysical Research Letters., vol. 40, 8, pp.1534-1539
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA CSS; FERREIRA AJD; PATO RL; MAGALHÃESS MC; COELHO COA, SANTOS CSP
    Rainfall-runoff-erosion relationships study for different land uses, in a small sub-urban catchment. (2012)
    Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie., vol. 56, 3, pp.5-20
    DOI: NA

    PRATS SA, MACDONALD LH, MONTEIRO M, FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA e KEIZER JJ
    Effectiveness of forest residue mulching in reducing post-fire runoff and erosion in a pine and a eucalypt plantation in north-central Portugal. (2012)
    GEODERMA, vol.191, pp.115-124
    DOI: NA

    STOOF CR, VERVOOR R W, IWEMA J, ELSEN E VAN DEN, FERREIRA AJD, and RITSEMA C J
    Hydrological response of a small catchment burned by experimental fire (2012)
    Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., vol.16, pp. 1–19
    DOI: NA

    ESTEVES TCJ, KIRKBY MJ; SHAKESBY RA; FERREIRA AJD; SOARES JA; IRVINE BJ; FERREIRA CSS; COELHO COA; CARREIRAS MA
    Mitigating land degradation caused by wildfire: application of the PESERA model to fire-affected sites in central Portugal (2012)
    GEODERMA, vol.191, pp. 40-50
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, TAVARES J, BAPTISTA I, COELHO COA, REIS A, VARELA L & BENTUB J
    Efficiency of overland and erosion mitigation techniques at Ribeira Seca, Santiago Island, Cape Verde. (2012)
    Hydrological Science and Engineering Book Séries, vol.Nova Science Publishers, New York , pp.113-136
    DOI: NA

    RIAL-RIVAS ME, NUNES JP, BOULET AK, FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, KEIZER JJ
    Addressing input data uncertainties in the hydrological simulation of a small forested catchment in north-central Portugal. (2011)
    Journal for Land Management, Food and Environment, , vol.62, pp.109-114
    DOI: NA

    ESTEVES TCJ, CABRAL P, TEIXEIRA JC and. FERREIRA AJD
    GIS for the Determination of Bioenergy Potential in the Centre Region of Portuga (2011)
    Geospatial Techniques for Managing Environmenal Resources. J. K. Thakur, Singh, S.K., Ramanathan, A., Prasad, M.B.K., Gossel, W., vol.Heidelberg, Germany, Springer and Capital publication, pp.238-255
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA CSS, FERREIRA AJD, DE LIMA JLMP, NUNES JP
    Assessment of surface hydrologic properties on a small urbanized mediterranean basin: experimental design and first results. (2011)
    Journal for Land Management, Food and Environment, vol.62, pp. 59-64
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, NUNES JP, de LIMA JLMP, FERREIRA CSS, ESTEVES T e NUNES M.
    Urban flood risk and pollutant relocation as a result of global change. A catchement experimental approach in central Portugal (2010)
    Folia Geographica, vol.Series Geographica-physica, pp.Vol, XLI 2010: 59-66
    http://doi.org/ISSN 0071-6715

    NUNES JP, SEIXAS J, KEIZER JJ, FERREIRA AJD
    Sensitivity of runoff and soil erosion to climate change in two Mediterranean watersheds. Part I: model parameterization and evaluation. (2009)
    HYDROLOGICAL PROCESSES, vol.23, 8, pp.1212-1220
    DOI: NA

    NUNES JP, SEIXAS J, KEIZER JJ, FERREIRA AJD
    Sensitivity of runoff and soil erosion to climate change in two Mediterranean watersheds. Part II: assessing impacts from changes in storm rainfall, soil moisture and vegetation cover. (2009)
    HYDROLOGICAL PROCESSES, vol.23, 8, pp.1202-1211
    DOI: NA

    NUNES JP, DE LIMA JLMP, FERREIRA AJD
    Modelling the impact of urbanization on hydrological extremes. IHP-VII, (2009)
    Technical Documents in Hydrology, , vol.UNESCO, Paris, 84, pp. 41-48
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, SILVA JS, COELHO COA, BOULET AK e KEIZER JJ
    The Portuguese experience in managing fire effects. Fire Effects on soils and restoration strategies Cerdà A and Robichaud P (eds) (2009)
    Land Reconstruction and Management , vol.Science Publishers vol. 5, pp.401 – 424.
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, PRATS SAP, FERREIRA CSS, MALVAR MC, COELHO COA, CARREIRAS MC e ESTEVES T
    Los incendios florestales en Portugal. Aportes para la comprensión del impacto en la degradación de suelos y aguas. Cerdá A e Mataix-Solera (eds.) (2009)
    Efectos de los incendios florestales sobre los suelos en España, vol.El Estado de la cuestión visto por los científicos españoles, pp.79-103.
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD
    O impacto dos incêndios florestais sobre a degradação do solo e da água. (2009)
    Processos e implicações para a definição de estratégias de mitigação e conservação. , vol.Estudo para cumprimento da alínea b) do nº1 do artigo 25º do Decreto-Lei nº185/81., pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    KEIZER JJ, DOERR SH, MALVAR MC, PRATS SA, FERREIRA RSV, OÑATE MG, COELHO, COA, E FERREIRA AJD
    Temporal variation in topsoil water repellency in two recently burnt eucalypt stands in north-central Portugal. (2008)
    CATENA, , vol.74, 3, pp.192-204
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, RITSEMA CJ, BOULET AK e KEISER JJ
    Soil and water degradation processes in burned areas: lessons learned from a nested approach (2008)
    CATENA,, vol.74 – 3, pp.273-285
    DOI: NA

    KEIZER JJ, DOERR SH, MALVAR MC, FERREIRA AJD e PEREIRA VMFG
    Temporal and spatial variations in topsoil water repellency throughout a crop-rotation cycle on sandy soil in north-central Portugal. (2007)
    Hydrological Processes, , vol.21, pp.2317-2324
    DOI: NA

    LAOUINA A, COELHO COA, RITSEMA C, CHAKER M, NAFAA R, ANTARI M, FERREIRA AJD & VAN DIJCK S
    La différenciation spatiale des comportements des terres dans le micro-bassin de Matlaq (Région de Rabat, Maroc) (2006)
    Land Degradation, Ed.: Sala, M & Inbar, M. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementbände, Band , vol.143,, pp.127-141
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, LOPES MAR e MORAIS JPF
    Environmental Management and audit schemes implementation as an educational tool for sustainability (2006)
    Journal of Cleaner Production & CATENA, vol. 74 – 3 & 14, pp. 273-285 & 973-982
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, CASTANHEIRA EG, ESTEVES TCJ, CARREIRAS M, SILVA JS, RAMOS L, SILVA RT, OLIVEIRA AMC, PINTO LM E FIDALGO B
    A strategy of fire prevention and suppression in an organization located in the forest/urban interface (2006)
    Forest Ecology and Management , vol.234S ; S137, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    KEIZER JJ, FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, DOERR S H. MALVAR M C, DOMINGUES C. SP, PEREZ IMB, RUIZ C e FERRARI K
    The role of tree stem proximity in the spatial variability of soil water repellency in a eucalypt plantation in coastal Portugal. (2005)
    Australian Journal of Soil Research , vol.43, 3, pp.251-259
    DOI: NA

    KEIZER JJ, COELHO COA, MATIAS MJS, DOMINGUES CSP. e FERREIRA AJD
    Soil water repellency under dry and wet antecedent weather conditions for selected land-cover types in the coastal zone of central Portugal (2005)
    Australian Journal of Soil Research , vol.43, 3, pp.297-308
    DOI: NA

    KEIZER JJ, COELHO COA, SHAKESBY RA, DOMINGUES CSP, MALVAR MC, PEREZ, IMB, MATIAS MJS e FERREIRA AJD
    The role of soil water repellency in overland flow generation in pine and eucalypt forest stands in coastal Portugal . (2005)
    Australian Journal of Soil Research , vol.43, 3, pp.337-349
    DOI: NA

    LEIGHTON-BOYCE G, DOERR SH, SHAKESBY RA, WALSH RPD, FERREIRA AJD, BOULET A-K e COELHO COA
    Temporal dynamics of water repellency and soil moisture in eucalypt plantations, Portugal. (2005)
    Australian Journal of Soil Research , vol.43, 3, pp.269-280
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, LAOUINA A, REGAYA K, FERREIRA AJD, CARVALHO TMM, CHAKER M, NAAFA R, NACIRI R, BOULET AK e KEIZER JJ
    The impact of soil water repellence on soil hydrological and erosional processes under Eucalyptus and evergreen Quercus forests in the Western Mediterranean (2005)
    Australian Journal of Soil Research , vol.43 (3) , pp.309-318
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD, LAOUINA A, BOULET A-K, CHAKER M, NAFAA R, NACIRI R, REGAYA K, HAMZA A, CARVALHO TMM e KEIZER JJ
    The role of land-use changes on erosion yields and overland flow generation in the Maghreb region (2005)
    Journal of Water Sciences (Revue des Sciences de L’Eau), , vol.17, 2 , pp.163-180
    DOI: NA

    DOERR SH, LLEWELLYN CT, DOUGLAS P, MORLEY CP, MAINWARING KA, HASKINS, C, JOHNSEY L, RITSEMA CJ, STAGNITTI F, ALLINSON G, FERREIRA AJD, KEIZER JJ, ZIOGAS AK e DIAMANTIS J
    Extraction of Compounds associated with water repellency in sandy soils of different origin (2005)
    Australian Journal of Soil Research , vol.43 (3) , pp.225-237
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, BOULET AK e LOPES FP
    Temporal patterns of solute loss following wildfires in Central Portugal. (2005)
    International Journal of Wildland Fire, . , vol.14, , pp.401-412
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, BOULET AK, LEIGHTON-BOYCE G, KEIZER JJ E RITSEMA CJ
    Influence of burning intensity on water repellence and hydrological processes at forest sites in Portugal. (2005)
    Australian Journal of Soil Research , vol.43 (3) , pp.327-336
    DOI: NA

    LAOUINA A, COELHO COA, RITSEMA C, CHAKER M, NAFAA R, FENJIRO I, ANTARI M, FERREIRA AJD e VAN DIJCK S
    Dynamique de l’eau et gestion dês terres dans lê contexte du changement global dans lê bassin du Bouregreg (Maroc). (2004)
    Secheresse, , vol.15, 1, pp.65-77
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD, LAOUINA A, HAMZA A, CHAKER M, NAAFA R, REGAYA K, BOULET A-K, KEIZER JJ e CARVALHO TMM
    Land use and land management practices changes effects on land degradation under forest and grazing ecosystems, in the western Mediterranean (2004)
    Advances in GeoEcology, vol.37, pp.137 – 154
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, CARVALHO TMM, LAOUINA A, CHAKER M, NAAFA R, FERREIRA AJD e BOULET A-K
    Effects of socio-economic and land use changes on land degradation: perception, foreseen impacts and recommendations (2004)
    Advances in GeoEcology, vol. 37, pp. 97 – 108.
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD, BOULET AK, KEIZER JJ
    Overland flow generation processes, erosion yields and solute loss following different intensity fires (2004)
    Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology & Hydrogeology, vol.37 , pp.233-240
    DOI: NA

    LEIGHTON-BOYCE G, DOERR SH, SHAKESBY RA, WALSH RPD, FERREIRA AJD, BOULET A-K e COELHO COA
    Spatio-temporal patterns of soil water repellency in Portuguese eucalyptus forests and implications for slope hydrology. (2003)
    Hydrology of the Mediterranean and Semi-arid Regions. International Association of Hydrological Sciences Publication, vol.278 , pp.111-116
    DOI: NA

    DOERR SH, FERREIRA AJD, WALSH RPD, SHAKESBY RA, LEIGHTON-BOYCE G E COELHO COA
    Soil water repellency as a potential parameter in rainfall-runoff modelling: experimental evidence at point to catchment scales from Portugal (2003)
    Hydrological Processes,, vol. 17, pp.363-377
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, WALSH RPD, SHAKESBY RA, CEBALLOS A e DOERR SH
    The impact of water-repellency on overland flow and runoff in Portugal. In: Ritsema, C.J. & Dekker, L.W. (eds.), (2003)
    Soil Water Repellency – occurrence, consequences, and amelioration, , vol.Chapter 16 – Elsevier Science Publishers, pp.NA
    DOI: NA

    SHAKESBY RA, COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD e WALSH RPD
    Ground-Level Changes after wildfire and ploughing in eucalyptus and pine forests, Portugal: Implications for soil microtopographical development and soil longevity. (2002)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.13, pp.111-127
    DOI: NA

    SHAKESBY RA, COELHO COA, SCHNABEL S, KEIZER JJ, CLARKE MA, LAVADO CONTADOR JF, WALSH RPD, FERREIRA AJD e DOERR SH
    A ranking methodology for assessing relative erosion risk and its application to “Dehesas” and “Montados” in Spain and Portugal (2002)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.13, pp.129-140
    DOI: NA

    CARVALHO TMM, COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD e CHARLTON CA
    Land Degradation Processes in Portugal: Farmers’ perceptions of the application of European Agroforestry Programmes (2002)
    Land Degradation & Development, vol.13, pp.177-188
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, LAOUINA A, FERREIRA AJD, NACIRI R, CHAKER M, NAAFA R, CARVALHO TMM, BOULET AK E PEREIRA JBP
    Forest and grazing impacts on hydrological and erosional processes in southern Portugal and Northern and Central Morocco (2002)
    Man and Soil at the Third Millennium, vol.Geoforma Ediciones, Logroño, Vol. 2, , pp.1255-1264
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD, BAAKE M E KEIZER JJ
    Impacts of prescribed shrubland fire and Forest wildfire on overland flow and soil erosion generation processes. (2002)
    Man and Soil at the Third Millennium, vol.Geoforma Ediciones, Logroño, Vol. 2, pp.1485-1496
    DOI: NA

    COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD, BOULET AK E KEIZER JJ
    Overland flow generation processes, erosion yields and nutrient loss under fires with different intensities: Lessons learned from analysis at different scales. (2002)
    Forest Fire Research & Wildland Fire Safety, vol.Millpress, Rotterdam, 197, pp.1485-1496
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, WALSH RPD, SHAKESBY RA, CEBALLOS A e DOERR SH
    Hydrological implications of soil water-repellency in Eucalyptus globulus forests, north-central Portugal. (2000)
    Journal of Hydrology, , vol.Vol. 231-232, pp.165-177
    DOI: NA

    CEBALLOS A, FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA e BOULET AK
    Análisis de la repelencia al agua en una pequeña cuenca hidrográfica afectada por fuego controlado en el área montañosa central de Portuga (1999)
    Pirineos, vol.153-154, pp.123-143
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, GONÇALVES AJB, SHAKESBY RA e WALSH RPD
    Impact of Climate Change on Slope and Catchment Hydrology in Forest areas, central Portugal. (1998)
    GEOOKODYNAMIK, , vol.Band XIX, , pp.165-177
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, CEBALLOS A. e COELHO COA
    Comportamiento Hidrófobo del suelo en el oeste peninsular. Metodología y primeiros resultados. (1998)
    Investigaciones recientes de la Geomorfología Española. , vol. in: A. Gómez Ortiz y F. Salvador Franch (eds). , pp.521-528
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD, COELHO COA, SHAKESBY RA e WALSH RPD
    Sediment and solute yield in forest ecosystems affected by forest fire and rip-ploughing techniques, central Portugal: a plot and catchment analysis approach. (1997)
    Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, vol. 3-4, pp.309-314
    DOI: NA

    FERREIRA AJD
    Processos hidrológicos e hidroquímicos em povoamentos de Eucalyptus globulus Labill. e Pinus pinaster Aiton” (1996)
    Tese de Doutoramento em Ciências Aplicadas ao Ambiente, , vol.Universidade de Aveiro, , pp.418p
    DOI: NA

    SHAKESBY RA, BOAKES D, COELHO, COA, FERREIRA AJD, TERRY JP e WALSH RPD
    Fire, post-burn land management practice and soil erosion response curves in eucalyptus and pine forests, North-Central Portugal. (1994)
    in Sala, M. and Rubio, J.L. (eds.) Soil erosion and degradation as a consequence of fires, vol.Geoforma ediciones, Logroño, Spain, pp.111-132
    DOI: NA

    SHAKESBY RA, COELHO COA, FERREIRA AJD, TERRY JP e WALSH RPD
    Wildfire Impacts on soil erosion and hydrology in wet Mediterranean forest, Portugal. (1993)
    International Journal of WildlandFire, vol.3 (2) , pp.95-110
    DOI: NA

  • Ferreira AJD, Alves FL e Keizer JJ
    Planeamento e Gestão dos Recursos Naturais. (2014)
    Chapter title: Homenagem, à Professora Doutora Celeste Coelho
    Universidade de Aveiro
    ISBN:NA

    FERREIRA A.J.D., BAPTISTA I., TAVARES J.
    A LUTA CONTRA A DESERTIFICAÇÃO EM CABO VERDE (2013)
    Chapter title: LIVRO DE HOMENAGEM AO PROF. DR. FERNANDO REBELO
    NA
    ISBN:NA

    COELHO, C., PRATS, S., PINHEIRO, A., CARVALHO, T., BOULET, A.-K., FERREIRA, A.J.D.
    TÉCNICAS PARA A MINIMIZAÇÃO DA EROSÃO E ESCORRÊNCIA PÓS-FOGO (2010)
    Chapter title: FICHAS TÉCNICAS NO ÂMBITO DO PROJECTO “RECUPERAÇÃO DE ÁREAS ARDIDAS”
    IFAP-FFP
    ISBN:NA

    FERREIRA AJD; COELHO COA; SILVA JS; ESTEVES T
    EFEITOS DO FOGO NO SOLO E NO REGIME HIDROLÓGICO (2010)
    Chapter title: MOREIRA ET AL. (EDS): ECOLOGIA DO FOGO E GESTÃO DE ÁREAS ARDIDAS
    ISAPRESS, LISBOA, PORTUGAL. 21-48
    ISBN:NA

    FERREIRA AJD; PRATS, S.; CARVALHO, T.; SILVA, J.S.; PINHEIRO, A. Q.; COELHO, C.
    ESTRATÉGIAS E TÉCNICAS DE CONSERVAÇÃO DO SOLO E DA ÁGUA APÓS INCÊNDIOS. (2010)
    Chapter title: MOREIRA ET AL. (EDS): ECOLOGIA DO FOGO E GESTÃO DE ÁREAS ARDIDAS
    ISAPRESS, LISBOA, PORTUGAL. 229-252
    ISBN:NA

    FERREIRA AJD
    As alterações climáticas e a floresta (2009)
    Chapter title: Floresta Viva, Património de futuro
    Edição da Câmara Municipal de Proença-a-Nova e do Centro Ciência Viva da Floresta. Proença-a-Nova, p. 33-47
    ISBN:NA

    SILVA JS, FERREIRA AJD e SEQUEIRA EM
    Depois do Fogo (2007)
    Chapter title: Silva, J.S. (ed.) Proteger a Floresta, Incêndios, pragas e doenças, Colecção Árvores e Florestas de Portugal, nº 8
    Fundação Luso Americana, Público e LPN, 93-128.
    ISBN:NA

    FERREIRA AJD, CASTANHEIRA E, CARREIRAS M, e LOPES M
    Caso de estudo de implementação do Sistema de Gestão Ambiental na ESAC (2005)
    Chapter title: “Manual prático para a Gestão Ambiental – O guia prático e actual para especialistas da área do ambiente”
    Verlag Dashofer
    ISBN:NA

    LOPES MAR, CASTANHEIRA EG e FERREIRA AJD
    Gestão Ambiental e Economia de Recursos, (2005)
    Chapter title: Colecção Agricultura e Ambiente
    Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação, 102p.
    ISBN:NA

    Matthews JÁ, Bridges EM, Caseldine CJ, Luckman AJ, Owen G, Perry AH, Shakesby RA, Walsh RPD, Whittaker RJ e Willis KJ
    Entradas (2001)
    Chapter title: “The Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Environmental Change”
    Arnold publishers
    ISBN:NA

  • SOILCARE: Soil Care for profitable and sustainable crop production in Europe
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/16 – 03/21
    Grant: H2020 SFS-2B
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    iSQAPER – Interactive Soil Quality Assessment in Europe and China for Agricultural Productivity and Environmental Resilience
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/15 – 03/20
    Grant: H2020-SFS-2014-2015/H2020-SFS-2014-2
    Project Code: 635750 — iSQAPER
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    FRURB Managing Flood Risk in Urban areas in a global change context
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/12 – 03/15
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: PTDC/AUR-URB/123089/2010
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    ECODEEP – “Desenvolvimento de ferramentas de eco-eficiência para o sector agro-alimentar.”
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/11 – 03/14
    Grant: COMPETE-SIAC-AAC 1/SIAC/2011
    Project Code: 18643
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    DESIRE – DESertification mItigation and REmediation of land a global approach for local solutions
    Institution Main Investigator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: ALTERRA, Green World Research (Holanda), ESAC e conta com 28 parceiros muitos dos quais de fora da Europa
    Period: 03/07 – 03/12
    Grant: SUB-PRIORITY 1.1.6.3 – \\\”GLOBAL CHANGE AND ECOSYSTEMS\\\”, Area 6.3.IV.1.1 Combat land degradation and desertification, do programa FP6 da União Europeia
    Project Code: GOCE 037046
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Recuperação de Áreas Ardidas (RAA)
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: coordenação do Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro e Universidade de Aveiro
    Period: 03/05 – 03/10
    Grant: Acções Específicas de Investigação Aplicada, Demonstração e Experimentação no âmbito do Fundo Florestal Permanente (IFADAP)
    Project Code: 2004 09 002629 7
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Immediate soil management strategy for recovery after forest fires
    Institution Main Investigator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro (coordenação), a Universidade do Minho e a Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 03/07 – 03/10
    Grant: FCT
    Project Code: PTDC/AGR-AAM/73350/2006
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    GUYAGROFOR “Development of Sustainable Agroforestry Systems based on Indigenous and Maroon knowledge in the Guyana Shield Region”
    Institution Main Investigator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Coordenado pela ALTERRA, Green World Research (Holanda), o projecto conta com a participação da ESAC (Portugal), CELOS (Suriname), Tropenbos International (Holanda), K.U. Leuven (Bélgica), D.G.R.F. – MARN (Venezuela), Universidad de los Andes – GIMEFOR (Venezuela), Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso (Brasil), Instituto Nacional de Pesquisa da Amazónia (Brasil) e Anton de Kom University of Suriname (Suriname)
    Period: 03/04 – 03/09
    Grant: INCO-DEV, FP6 da União Europeia
    Project Code: INCO510935
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    URBHI Avaliação do risco de cheia e mobilização de poluentes como resultado de alterações globais
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: coordenado pela Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra e Faculdade de Ciência e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra
    Period: 03/05 – 03/09
    Grant: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
    Project Code: POCI/CLI/60421/2004
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    TRADWATER Utilização do saber tradicional na gestão sustentável da água para diferentes cenários de alterações climáticas
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: coordenado pela Universidade de Aveiro e Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra
    Period: 03/05 – 03/09
    Grant: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
    Project Code: POCI/CLI/60784/2004
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    CCB Centro de Competências em Bio-Energias
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: coordenado pela ABIMOTA, Instituto Pedro Nunes e a ESAC
    Period: 03/07 – 03/08
    Grant: Programa iCentro da CCDRC
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Concepção de um Centro de Ciência Viva da Floresta e Ambiente em Proença-a-Nova – Co-responsável pela concepção do módulo sobre hidrologia e erosão em áreas florestais
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/04 – 03/07
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    SECURRIA Definição das condições de risco de cheia, incêndios florestais, erosão costeira e industriais na área de intervenção da AMRIA
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/06 – 03/07
    Grant: Programa Aveiro Digital
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    “Moritoring forest at the management unit level for fire prevention and control”
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Joanneum Research (Austria) (Coordenador), a University of Leeds, o Mediterranean Agronomic Institute Chania (Grécia), a Universidade de Aveiro, O Instituto Superior de Agronomia, a Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro e a Direcção Geral de Florestas
    Period: 03/02 – 03/06
    Grant: “Quality of life and management of living resources” da União Europeia,
    Project Code: QLK5-CT-2001-00784
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    SILVAQUA Assessment of climatic change impact on water resources and CO2 fixation in fast growing forest stands in Portugal
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro, a Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra e o Instituto Superior de Agronomia
    Period: 03/02 – 03/06
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: POCTI/MGS/49210/2002
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    EMAS@SCHOOL “Implementação do Sistema Comunitário de Ecogestão e Auditoria a uma instituição de ensino diversificada”
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: CCDRC, da Câmara Municipal de Coimbra e da DRABL
    Period: 03/03 – 03/06
    Grant: LIFE – União Europeia
    Project Code: Life03 Env/P/000501
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Treaty of Windsor grant for the period 2005/2006
    Institution Main Investigator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra e a University of Wales Swansea
    Period: 03/05 – 03/06
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: CCISP-452/2004
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Protecção das florestas da Comunidade contra a poluição atmosférica – Deposição de poluentes em povoamentos florestais
    Institution Main Investigator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade Aveiro
    Period: 03/95 – 03/06
    Grant: Estado Português – Comissão das Comunidades Europeias
    Project Code: Reg. (CEE) 3528/86 e 2157/92
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    CLIMED – Effects of climate change and climate variability in water availability and water management practices in Western Mediterranean.
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro (coordenação), Universidade Mohammed V de Rabat (Marrocos), ALTERRA, Green World Research (Wageningen, Holanda) e o Instituto Nacional de Agronomia da Tunisia.
    Period: 03/01 – 03/04
    Grant: Comissão Europeia
    Project Code: ICA3-2000-30005
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    WATER REPELLENT SOILS – Development of Amelioration strategies to reduce environmental deterioration and agricultural production losses in water repellent regions
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: ALTERRA, Green World Research (Wageningen, Holanda) (coordenação), a University of Wales Swansea, a Universidade de Aveiro, a Democritus University of Thrace, a University of Minnesota e a Cornell University (EUA) e a Agriculture Western Austrália
    Period: 03/99 – 03/02
    Grant: Environment and Climate da Comissão das Comunidades Europeias (DG XII)
    Project Code: FAIR6-CT98-4027
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Consequences for the mitigation of desertification of EU policies affecting forestry activity: a combined Socio-economic and Physical environmental approach
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade Aveiro
    Period: 03/98 – 03/01
    Grant: MEDAFOR – Programa Environment and Climate da Comissão das Comunidades Europeias (DG XII)
    Project Code: ENV4-CT97-0686
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Interacção Floresta-Ambiente em ecossistemas sujeitos a perturbações naturais e/ou antropogénicas em regiões de transição Atlântico-Mediterrânica
    Institution Main Investigator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro
    Period: 03/97 – 03/00
    Grant: Praxis XXI
    Project Code: 3/3.2/Flor/2130/95
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Do Eucalyptus globulus ao papel. Estudo de LCA (Life Cycle Assessment
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/97 – 03/00
    Grant: Praxis XXI
    Project Code: 3/3.2/Papel/2323/95
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Effects of land use and land management practices changes on land degradation under forest and grazing ecosystems
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade Aveiro
    Period: 03/97 – 03/00
    Grant: MEDCHANGE – Programa de cooperação científica e tecnológica com os países em desenvolvimento (INCO-DC), financiado pela Comissão das Comunidades Europeiras (DG XII)
    Project Code: ERB3514PL1454
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Valorização da caprinicultura em regime silvo-pastoril, com vista ao desenvolvimento e fixação das populações das áreas serranas
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/96 – 03/99
    Grant: Pamaf 3043
    Project Code: NA
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Detailed visual and amenity design guidelines for forestry: Optimising rural resource potential
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: University College of Dublin (Irlanda)
    Period: 03/94 – 03/98
    Grant: Comissão das Comunidades Europeias
    Project Code: AIR-CT 94-1229
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Les espaces montagneux de la Mediterranée Occidentale
    Main Investigator/Coordinator: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aix-on-Provence
    Period: 03/96 – 03/98
    Grant: NA
    Project Code: MED-Campus MED C142
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Ambiente Atmosférico em zonas costeiras, avaliação da capacidade de carga do ecossistema
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 03/94 – 03/98
    Grant: Praxis XXI
    Project Code: PBIC/AMB/1692/93
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Os efeitos da florestação e do ordenamento das bacias-vertente sobre os processos de desertificação e de degradação dos solos”. Acordo de Cooperação Científica e técnica Luso-Tunisino, JNICT/SCIAE. Investigador participante.
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: NA
    Period: 01/97 – 12/97
    Grant: Acordo de Cooperação Científica e técnica Luso-Tunisino
    Project Code: JNICT/SCIAE
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Land management practice and erosion limitation in contrasting wildfire and gullied locations in the Iberiam Peninsula – IBERLIM
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro
    Period: 03/92 – 03/94
    Grant: Comissão das Comunidades Europeias
    Project Code: EV5V – 0041
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

    Effects of forest fire on soil erosion and drainage basin dynamics
    Research Team Member: António José Dinis Ferreira
    Institution: Universidade de Aveiro
    Period: 03/88 – 03/91
    Grant: Comissão das Comunidades Europeias
    Project Code: EV4V-0106-C(TT)
    Funding value: NA
    Project site: http://

  • Marta López Ramos. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: URBHI, na área da monitorização ambiental
    Period: 06/08 – 12/08

    Mirela Costa. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: DESIRE, na área da gestão sustentável de recursos naturais
    Period: 03/08 – 10/08

    Tanya Esteves. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: projectos URBHI e DESIRE, na área dos Sistemas de Informação Geográfica e dos Sistemas de Informação.
    Period: 03/07 – 03/14

    Célia Bento. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: GUYAGROFOR, na área da gestão sustentável de recursos naturais
    Period: 03/07 – 03/14

    Érica Castanheira. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: GUYAGROFOR, na área da gestão sustentável de recursos naturais
    Period: 03/06 – 03/08

    Carla Santos Ferreira. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: URBHI, na área da monitorização e modelação ambiental do risco de cheias em áreas peri-urbanas.
    Period: 03/06 – 03/08

    Manuela Carreiras . Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: EMAS@SCHOOL, orientação na área da Implementação de Sistemas de Gestão Ambiental. De GUYAGROFOR, coordenação na área da gestão sustentável de recursos naturais,
    DESIRE, na área de implementação de processos participativos em áreas sofrendo processos de degradação e desertificação.
    Period: 03/03 – 03/14

    Ricardo Martins. Research Grant: MSc Grant.
    Topic: EMAS@SCHOOL, na área dos Sistemas de Informação Geográfica e dos Sistemas de Informação.
    Period: 03/03 – 03/06

    MSc.: Silva, Susana Margarida Nunes da .
    Thesis Topic: Gestão Municipal de Resíduos Sólidos Urbanos. Caso de Estudo: Fraldas Descartáveis (16 valores).
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/13

    MSc.: Buco, Leonel José Monteiro .
    Thesis Topic: Implementação de um sistema de gestão em centro de saúde. Ambiente, Energia e Controlo de Infecção. (17 valores).
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Daltro, Anna Carolina Diniz .
    Thesis Topic: Certificações Ambientais na Hotelaria: cenários no ecoturismo e turismo em espaço rural.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Figueiredo, Paulo Jorge Martins .
    Thesis Topic: Perfil energético da Escola Superior de Tecnologias da Saúde de Coimbra.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Forte, Cátia Sofia Cação Pereira .
    Thesis Topic: Proposta de implementação de um sistema de gestão ambiental numa instalação sujeita a licenciamento ambiental .
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Lopes, Inês Filipa Gomes .
    Thesis Topic: Eficiência energética nos cuidados de saúde primários. Perfil energético do Centro de Saúde de Santiago do Cacém.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Monteiro, Patrícia Alexandra Fernandes .
    Thesis Topic: Avaliação Ambiental Estratégica de Planos Municipais de Ordenamento do Território.
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/12

    MSc.: Reis, Ana Cláudia .
    Thesis Topic: Sistema de Gestão Ambiental. Abordagem por processos .
    Financing program: NA
    Date of conclusion: 09/11