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Ana Luísa Felgueiras de Brito Machado

Ana Luísa Felgueiras de Brito Machado

Researcher

  • Author Name : Machado A.L.

  • Researcher ID: U-9736-2018
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-5213-6001
  • Ciencia ID: BF13-142D-6741
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Environmental Changes, Hazards & Conservation (ECHC)
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Machado AL) AND AD=(Aveiro or Porto)


Research interests

Freshwater Ecology
Functional Diversity
Macroinvertebrate Communities
Aquatic Ecotoxicology

Academic degrees

[2015] Ph.D. in Biology (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
[2005] Master in Applied Ecology (University of Porto, Portugal)
[2000] Degree in Biology (University of Porto, Portugal)

Scientific activities

[2021] Assistant Researcher in the project "GoBig - GlObal change and BioloGical Invasions: Potamopyrgus antipodarum as a case" (CESAM, University of Aveiro)
[2019] Research fellow in the project "ComPET - Ecotoxicological effects of microplastics on freshwater ecosystems" (ref: BI/UI88/4136/2019; CESAM, University of Aveiro)
[2018] Research fellow in the project "An integrative approach to assess the knock-on effects of psychiatric drugs in the freshwater environment" (CESAM, University of Aveiro)
[2017] Research fellow in the project “Monitorização das Massas de Água de Portugal Continental” (MARE, University of Coimbra)
[2015] Research fellow in the project “IDEAL – Insecticides, Detritivores and Aliens: Combined effects of invasive species and insecticides along detritus based stream food webs” (CESAM, University of Aveiro)
[2013] Research fellow in the project “MIDGE - MIcroevolutionary Dynamics and Genetic Erosion in pollution-affected Chironomus populations” (CESAM, University of Aveiro)
[2008] Research fellow in the project “INFERNO – the INfluence of Forest-firE on River commuNity Organisation” (CESAM, University of Aveiro, Portugal)

Publications

Projects

GoBig - GlObal change and BioloGical Invasions: Potamopyrgus antipodarum as a case study See more

ComPET - Ecotoxicological effects of microplastics on freshwater ecosystems See more

Scientific Supervision

Master (Main Supervisor): Inês Paulino (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Marcos Dias (not a CESAM member)


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