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Sara Peixoto

Sara Peixoto

PhD Student

  • Thesis title: Effects of nanomaterials on the bacterial community from agricultural soils: Nano-agrochemicals and biosolids’ applications
  • Supervisor: Isabel Henriques e Susana Loureiro

  • Researcher ID: SFRH/BD/117738/2016
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-3005-7492
  • Department: Department of Biology
  • Research Group: Functional Biodiversity
  • Thesis title: Effects of nanomaterials on the bacterial community from agricultural soils: Nano-agrochemicals and biosolids’ applications Supervisor: Isabel Henriques e Susana Loureiro Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: SFRH/BD/117738/2016 Start date: 2017-04-01 End date: 2021-04-01


Academic degrees

2017-present: Phd student in Biology and Ecology of Global Changes/ University of Aveiro | Thesis Title:Effects of nanomaterials on the bacterial community from agricultural soils: Nano-agrochemicals and biosolids’ applications, supervised by Dr. Isabel Henriques and Co-supervised Dr. Susana Loureiro


2013 - 2015: Master in Microbiology/ University of Aveiro | Thesis Title: Changes of the microbial communities as a mean to evaluate the impact of soil contamination by nanoparticles, supervised by Dr. Jacinta Oliveira and Co-supervised by Dr. Susana Loureiro


2009 - 2013: Graduation in Biotechnology/ Polytechnic of Viana do Castelo | Thesis Title: Avaliação do impacto dos genes rpoS e bolA na capacidade de formação de biofilme de E. coli e na resposta a fatores de stress, supersived by Maria Luisa Moura and Maria Olivia Pereira.

Scientific activities

Soil science
Microbiology
Nanoparticles and nanoproducts.

Publications

Projects

Scientific Supervision

Research Interests

Keywords: Environmental Risk Assessment | Nanoparticles | Nano-agropesticides | Soil bacterial communities| Porcellionies pruinosus microbiota..

Advanced courses








Advanced course on Scientific writing and communication. 22-26 June 2015. 3ª edition. Aveiro.


Advanced course on Ecosystem services provided by wetlands: Anthropogenic impacts and Environmental chemistry. 22-26 th May 2017


Advanced course on Fundamentals of Animal Cell Culture. 11 -15 th September 2017


Advanced curse on Experimental Design and Analysis of Multivariate Data. 29 Jan - 2 Fev 2018.


Advanced curse on Bioinformatics for Microbiologists. 9 Jun - 13 Fev 2018.


Advanced curse on Microbial diversity . 23 Jun - 27 Fev 2018.



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