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Carlos Filipe Carvalho Pinheiro

Carlos Filipe Carvalho Pinheiro

PhD Student

  • Thesis title: Wastewater-borne nanoparticles in aquatic ecosystems: from individuals to communities responses
  • Supervisor: Doutora Susana Loureiro, Doutora Isabel Lopes

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  • ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3170-9533
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Functional Biodiversity
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Pinheiro C) AND AD=(Aveiro)
  • Thesis title: Wastewater-borne nanoparticles in aquatic ecosystems: from individuals to communities responses Supervisor: Doutora Susana Loureiro, Doutora Isabel Lopes Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia Grant reference: SFRH/BD/104744/2014 Start date: 2015-06-01 End date: 2019-05-31


Research interests

Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecotoxicity
Chemical mixtures
Fate and Impact of Nanoparticles in Aquatic Ecossystems
Terrestrial and Aquatic Mesocosms
Multispecies mesocosms
Oxidative stress biomarkes
Ecotoxicogenomics
Proteomics

Academic degrees

Degree in Biology, by the University of Aveiro Portugal in July 2010

Internship in Aquatic Ecotoxicity, by the University of Aveiro and Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR/CIMAR, Laboratory of Ecotoxicology, Genomics and Evolution (LEGE, Portugal in July 2010, entitled "Effects of cyanobacterial extracts and pure toxins on the growth of microalgae". Supervised by Doutura Susana Loureiro and Doutor Professor Vitor Vasconcelos

Master in Applied Biology with specialization in Toxicology and Ecotoxicology, by the University of Aveiro, Portugal. Thesis entitled "Joint toxicity effects of cyanotoxins and chemical compounds"

Scientific activities

PhD Student

Publications

Projects

FENOMENO–Fate and effect of wastewater-borne manufactured nanomaterials in aquatic ecosystems See more

REpulse- Responses of Daphnia magna exposed to chemical pulses and mixtures throughout generations See more

CLIMAFUN-CLImate Changes and Potencial Impact on Soil FUNctional Ecology See more

Scientific Supervision

Scientific Dessimination Activities (Outreach)

9th May 2016: Participation in a national science competition for students from primary school intitled: "Atividades paralelas, Competição Nacional de Ciência 2016", in Aveiro, Portugal


4-6th October 2017: Participation in the science exhibition intitled "Festival de Ciência de Oliveira do Bairro (FeCiOB)" in Aveiro, Portugal

Awards and Scholarships

2012 -Technician research grant (BTI) nº BTI/UI88/5983/2012, attributed from 1 january 2012 and with the duration of 6 months.


2008 - Research integration grant (BII) nº BII/C2008/CESAM-UA/Biologia, attributed from 1 december 2008 and with the duration of 1 year.

Professional Career

February 2013 till July 2014: Scientific researcher of the project "RePULSE - Respostas de Daphnia magna exposta a pulsos e misturas de químicos durante várias gerações", at the Biology Department & CESAM, University of Aveiro, Portugal


January 2012 till June 2012: Scientific technical researcher of the project "CLIMAFUN-CLImate Changes and Potencial Impact on Soil FUNctional Ecology", at the Biology Department & CESAM, University of Aveiro, Portugal.

Advanced Courses

Topics on environmental mixture toxicity, by the Biology Department, University of Aveiro, Portugal on the 6-10 September 2010 


Implications of nanoparticles: a hands on course on synthesis, characterization and ecotocicology (4th edition), by the Biology Department, University of Aveiro, Portugal on May and June 2012


Bioaccumulation and Toxikinetics, by the Biology Department, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal on the 13-14 of August 2012


Scientific communication, by the Biology Department, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal on the 11-14 of June 2013


CESAM Funding: