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Patrícia S. M. Santos

Patrícia S. M. Santos

Assistant Researcher


  • Researcher ID: F-7147-2011
  • ORCID: 0000-0001-9669-9837
  • Department: Chemistry
  • Research Group: Environ. Processes & Pollutants
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: RID= F-7147-2011


Research interests

Analytical and Environmental Chemistry
Atmospheric Chemistry
Atmospheric Waters Chemistry
Technologies for removal of contaminants from water

Academic degrees

2011 - PhD in Chemistry, University of Aveiro (31-01-2011).
2006 - MSc in Instrumental Methods and Analitical Quality Control, University of Aveiro.
2004 - Postgraduate Course in Physics of Climate and Climate Change, University of Aveiro.
2002 - Degree in Industrial Chemistry, area of Chemical Control of Quality, University of Coimbra.

Scientific activities

01/05/2019 - present - Assistant Researcher (CEEC Individual 2017; FCT Ref. CEECIND/01835/2017) at the Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM) and Chemistry Department of Aveiro University.
01/01/2019 - 30/04/2019 - Assistant Researcher at CESAM and Chemistry Department of Aveiro University. (Framework contract; art. 23, DL 57/2016 changed by Law 57/2017 - "Norma Transitória")
2015/2018 - Post-doc Researcher in the area of Environmental and Analytical Chemistry, with the project Rainwater and Contaminants, at CESAM and Chemistry Department of Aveiro University. FCT Ref. SFRH/BPD/102452/2014
2011/2015 - Post-doc Researcher in the area of Environmental and Analytical Chemistry, with the project "Oxidation phenomena of relevant organic compounds emitted during the biomass burning", at CESAM and Chemistry Department of Aveiro University. FCT Ref. SFRH/BPD/75350/2010
2009/2010 - Professor, as Invited Assistant, in Coimbra Higher School of Agriculture (ESAC).
2007/2010 - Doctoral fellow in the area of Environmental and Analytical Chemistry, with the project/dissertation "Origin, seasonality, and chemical characteristics of rainwater in Aveiro", in Chemistry Department of Aveiro University. FCT Ref. SFRH/BD/27379/2006
2006/2007 - Assistant of lessons of Control of Analytical Quality Control, in Chemistry Department of Aveiro University.
2005/2006 - Research fellow in the área of Environmental and Analytical Chemistry, with the project “Interacções da Matéria Orgânica e Inorgânica da Água da Chuva com as Condições Atmosféricas na Cidade de Aveiro”, in Environmental Department of Aveiro University.
2002/2005 - Research fellow in the area of Chemistry of Atmospheric Aerosols, in the project “SAPPHIRE – Source Apportionment of Airborne Particulate Matter and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Urban Regions of Europe”, Programme EC FP5 (EVK4-2001-192), in Department of Environmental and Planning, of Aveiro University.

Publications

Projects

Monitoring of Emerging Compounds See more

MARSENSE - Electrochemical biosensor for monitoring organic contaminants in marine environment See more

MicroPlasTox - Microplastics in the marine environment: estimation and assessment of their ecotoxicological effects See more

PRo-TECh-CLnA: Microbial production of bioactive conjugated linolenic acid isomers to obtain functional ingredients and foods See more

ChemREs – Chemical Composition of Rainwater in Estarreja: identification of major contaminants (organics and inorganics), source assessment and evaluation of implications for the environment and humans See more

Scientific Supervision

PhD (Co-supervisor): Gabriela Teresa Amador Dinis dos Santos (CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Gabriela Santos (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Mónica Ferreira (not a CESAM member)

Projeto (Main Supervisor): Cláudia Almeida (not a CESAM member)

Projeto (Main Supervisor): Mónica Ferreira (not a CESAM member)

Projeto (Main Supervisor): Eva Sintra Silva (not a CESAM member)

Projeto (Co-supervisor): Gabriela Santos (not a CESAM member)

Projeto (Co-supervisor): Helena Cardoso (not a CESAM member)


CESAM Funding: