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Catarina Barros de Prado e Castro

Catarina Barros de Prado e Castro

Assistant Researcher

  • Author Name : Prado e Castro C.

  • Researcher ID: AAG-6164-2019
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-0121-4695
  • Ciencia ID:
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Environmental Changes, Hazards & Conservation (ECHC)
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: Name: Prado e Castro C AND Address: Coimbra OR Lisbon


Research interests

Entomology
Diptera
Forensic Entomology
Edible insects

Academic degrees

2011 - PhD in Biology (Ecology), Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
2006 - MSc in Ecology, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra
2002 - Degree in Biology, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra

Scientific activities

Oct 2019 - present: Assistant Researcher | Project SUShI - Sustainable use of insect protein in aquaculture feed

Publications

Projects

Scientific Supervision

Conferences Organization

2021- “XIX Congresso Ibérico de Entomologia”. Promoted by SPEN, Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra and Centro de Ecologia Funcional da Universidade de Coimbra (CEF-UC). Coimbra, Portugal. Member of the Organizing Committee.


2018– “15th Meeting of the European Association for Forensic Entomology”. Promoted by EAFE. Munich, Germany. Member of the Scientific Committee.


2016– “13th Meeting of the European Association for Forensic Entomology”. Promoted by EAFE. Budapest, Hungary. Member of the Scientific Committee. 


2015– “12th Meeting of the European Association for Forensic Entomology”. Promoted by the EAFE. Huddersfield, UK. Member of the Scientific Committee. 


2013- “10th Meeting of the European Association for Forensic Entomology”. Promoted by the EAFE. Coimbra, Portugal. President of the Organizing Committee and member of the Scientific Committee.


2010– “8th Meeting of the European Association for Forensic Entomology”. Promoted by the EAFE. Murcia, Spain. Member of the Scientific Committee. 


2008- “XIII Congresso Ibérico de Entomologia”. Promoted by Sociedade Portuguesa de Entomologia (SPEN) and by Asociación Española de Entomología (AEE). Seia, Portugal. Collaborator, by SPEN, in the organization.


2002– “SETAC Workshop on the Effects of Plant Protection Products on Functional Endpoints in Soil”. Promoted by SETAC. Lisbon, Portugal. Collaborator, by Instituto do Ambiente e Vida (IAV-UC), in the organization.


CESAM Funding: UIDP/50017/2020 + UIDB/50017/2020 + LA/P/0094/2020