Forging sustainability

Diogo José Sousa Lopes

Diogo José Sousa Lopes

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

  • Researcher ID: AAF-6043-2019
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-3680-9755
  • Ciencia ID: 3415-97F7-8C34
  • Department: Environment and Planning
  • Research Group: Atmospheric Processes & Modelling (APM)
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: Author=(Lopes D. or Lopes D. J.) AND Address=(Aveiro)
  • Title: Supervisor: Category: BO Grant type: BPD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: PCIF/GFC/0109/2017 Start date: 2019-10-01 End date: 2020-09-30

Research interests

Multi-scale air pollution modelling

Academic degrees

09/2014-09/2018: Doctor degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Macau, Special Administrative Region (SAR) of Macau. Thesis title: Development of A muLti-scaLe aIr pollutioN mOdelliNg systEm (ALL-IN-ONE) for urban areas of Macau.
09/2011–07/2013: Master in Environmental Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal. Thesis title: Determination of emission factors from the exhaust gases of motor vehicles.
09/2008–07/2011: Environmental Engineering Degree, University of Aveiro, Portugal.

Scientific activities

10/2019-...: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, CESAM, University of Aveiro (FIRESTORM project, PCIF/GFC/0109/2017)
04/2019-09/2019: Research Fellow, CESAM, University of Aveiro (LIFE Index-Air project, LIFE15 ENV/PT/000674).
07/2018-03/2019: Consultant, Institute of Environment and Development (IDAD)
12/2017/-06/2018: Research Fellow, CESAM, University of Aveiro (DOUROZONE project, PTDC/AAG-MAA/3335/2014).
09/2014/-11/2017: Research Fellowship program for PhD student at University of Macau.
09/2013-08/2014: Research Fellow, CESAM, University of Aveiro (MAPLIA project, PTDC/AAG-MAA/4077/2012).


Current Status
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Starting date: 01-10-2020
Ending date: 31-08-2021
Duration: 11 months
Supervisor: Prof. Doctor Ana Miranda



FIRESTORM - Weather and Behaviour of Fire Storms See more

LIFE INDEX-AIR: Development of an Integrated Exposure – Dose Management Tool for Reduction of Particulate Matter in Air See more

MAPLIA - Moving from Air Pollution to Local Integrated Assessment See more

APPRAISAL— Air Pollution Policies foR Assessment of Integrated Strategies At regional and Local scales See more

Scientific Supervision

CESAM Funding: