Forging sustainability

Silvana Teixeira Costa

Silvana Teixeira Costa


  • Researcher ID: C-6685-2017
  • ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3356-4737
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  • Research Group: Environmental Changes, Hazards & Conservation (ECHC)
  • Thesis title: ASARISAFE - Safety and sustainable management of valuable clam product in Portugal and China Supervisor: Rosa Freitas Category: BO Grant type: BI Funding entity: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; NSFC - Natural Science Foundation of China Grant reference: BI/CESAM/0052/ASARISAFE/NSFC/1/2017 Start date: 2018-11-02 End date: 2020-05-31


Research interests

Application of traditional (physiological and biochemical) methodologies to evaluate the toxic impacts derived from climate change and higher availability of classic to emergent contaminants.

Ecotoxicity of traditional elements, pharmaceuticals in aquatic systems.

Interactions and effects of different climate change scenarios with emergent pollutants

The impacts of climate change on bivalves responses.

Performance of native vs invasive species: ecological, socio-economic and health concerns.

Academic degrees

2014-2018: Degree in Biochemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro

2018-currently: Master degree in Applied Biology, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro

Scientific activities

September 2017- July 2018: grant for ASARISAFE project (Safety and sustainable management of valuable clam product in Portugal and China), under Dr. Rosa Freitas supervision.

November 2018- May 2020: grant for ASARISAFE project (Safety and sustainable management of valuable clam product in Portugal and China), under Dr. Rosa Freitas supervision.

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