Forging sustainability

Ana Patrícia da Silva Fernandes

Ana Patrícia da Silva Fernandes

Assistant Researcher




Research interests

- Air quality modelling
- Air quality forecast
- Air pollutants emissions
- Remote sensing
- Satellite data
- Indoor air quality modelling
- forest fires
- smoke dispertion

Academic degrees

02/05/2018: PhD degree in Science and Environmental Engineering, Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro
05/01/2010: Master Degree in Environmental Engineering, Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro
2008: Degree in Environmental Engineering, Agrarian School of Coimbra, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra
2007: Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Agrarian School of Coimbra, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra

Scientific activities

2020 jan – currently: Assistant Researcher in CESAM, University of Aveiro (MOST project)
2018 oct – 2019 dec: Post-Doctoral research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (SGH-SMART GREEN HOME project)
2018 mar - 2018 set: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (CLAiR-City - Citizen Led Air pollution Reduction in Cities)
2012 Sep - 2018 May: PhD student, University of Aveiro, Portugal.
2010 Oct - 2013 Jun: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (EMOSAT - Characterisation of emission sources using advanced atmosferic modelling and satellite data. (PTDC/CTE-ATM/103253/2008, FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-009305))
2010 jul - 2010 set: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (EMISMOKE - Gas-phase emission in smoke from natural/human-induced biomass burning, PTDC/AAC-AMB/100093/2008)
2010 jan - 2010 Jun: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (BIOEMI - Contribution of biomass combustion to air pollutant emissions, PTDC/AMB/65706/2006)

Others

Current Status
Project: MoST - Modeling, querying and interactive visualization of spatiotemporal data
Assistant Researcher
Starting date: 1-1-2020
Ending date: 31-12-2020
Duration: 12 months
Supervisor: Prof. Doctor Ana Isabel Miranda

Publications

Projects

FIRESTORM - Weather and Behaviour of Fire Storms See more

MoST - Modeling, querying and interactive visualization of spatiotemporal data See more

SGH - Projeto Smart Green Homes See more

AIRSHIP - Impact of maritime and port emissions in the air quality of Portugal: present and future scenarios. A regional and local scale approach See more

CLICURB - Urban atmospheric quality, climate change and resilience See more

EMOSAT - Characterisation of emission sources using advanced atmospheric modelling and satellite data See more

Scientific Supervision

GEMAC - Group of Emissions, Modelling and Climate Change

Group of Emissions, Modelling and Climate Change
http://www.dao.ua.pt/gemac


CESAM Funding: