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  Ana Patricia da Silva Fernandes  
  Phone: +351 234 370 200, ext. 22647  
  e-mail: apsfernandes@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD Student  
  Department: Environment and Planning Department  
  Research group: Atmospheric Processes and Modelling
 
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  Thesis title: Contribution of natural sources to atmospheric aerosols in Portugal: integrated analysis based on air pollution modeling and satellite data.
  Supervisor: Doutora Oxana Tchepel
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: Foundation for Science and Technology
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/86307/2012
  Start date: 2013-06-01
  End date: 2017-05-31
Scholarship Grant

PhD
Grant Entity: FCT
Reference: SFRH/BD/86307/2012
Start: 01.06.13 End: 31.05.2017
Duration: 4 years (48months)

GEMAC - Group of Emissions, Modelling and Climate Change

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

Participation in research projects

  • Characterisation of emission sources using advanced atmosferic modelling and satellite data. (EMOSAT) (PTDC/CTE-ATM/103253/2008, FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-009305)

  • Gas-phase emission in smoke from natural/human-induced biomass burning (EMISMOKE), PTDC/AAC-AMB/100093/2008

  • Contribution of biomass combustion to air pollutant emissions (BIOEMI), PTDC/AMB/65706/2006

Academic Qualification

Degree in Environmental Engineering
Agrarian School of Coimbra
Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra
2010


Master Degree in Environmental Engineering
Department of Environment and Planning
University of Aveiro
2009


Bacherlor's Degree in Environmental Engineering
Agrarian School of Coimbra
Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra
2007


 

Research interests

- Air quality modelling
- Air quality forecast
- Air pollutants emissions

Projects
AIRSHIP - Impact of maritime and port emissions in the air quality of Portugal: present and future scenarios. A regional and local scale approach [see details]

CLICURB - Urban atmospheric quality, climate change and resilience [see details]

EMOSAT - Characterisation of emission sources using advanced atmospheric modelling and satellite data [see details]

Publications
  1. Vicente A., Calvo A., Fernandes A.P., Nunes T., Monteiro C., Pio C., Alves C. (2017) Hydrocarbons in particulate samples from wildfire events in central Portugal in summer 2010. Journal Of Environmental Sciences. 53, 122-131. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jes.2016.02.022
  2. A. Monteiro, E. Sá, A. Fernandes, C. Gama, S. Sorte, C. Borrego, M. Lopes, M. A. Russo (2017) How healthy will be the air quality in 2050?. Air Quality, Atmosphere And Health. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11869-017-0466-z
  3. Borrego C., Monteiro A., Martins H., Ferreira J., Fernandes A.P., Rafael S., Miranda A.I., Guevara M., Baldasano J.M. (2016) Air quality plan for ozone: an urgent need for North Portugal. Air Quality Atmosphere And Health. 9, 5, 447-460. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Monteiro A., Fernandes A.P., Gama C., Borrego C., Tchepel O. (2015) Assessing the mineral dust from North Africa over Portugal region using BSC-DREAM8b model. Atmospheric Pollution Research. 6, 1, 70-81. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.atmospolres.com/articles/Volume6/issue1/APR-15-009.pdf
  5. Monteiro A., Ferreira J., Ribeiro I., Fernandes A.P., Martins H., Gama C., Miranda A.I. (2015) Air quality over Portugal in 2020. Atmospheric Pollution Research. 6, 5, 788-796. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.atmospolres.com/articles/Volume6/issue5/APR-15-087.pdf
  6. Fernandes A.P., Riffler M., Ferreira J., Wunderle S., Borrego C., Tchepeld O. (2015) COMPARISONS OF AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH PROVIDED BY SEVIRI SATELLITE OBSERVATIONS AND CAMx AIR QUALITY MODELLING. 36th International Symposium On Remote Sensing Of Environment. 47, W3, 187-193. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.int-arch-photogramm-remote-sens-spatial-inf-sci.net/XL-7-W3/1...
  7. Ribeiro I., Monteiro A., Fernandes A.P., Monteiro A.C., Lopes M., Borrego C., Miranda A.I. (2014) Air quality modelling as a supplementary assessment method in the framework of the European Air Quality Directive. International Journal Of Environment And Pollution. 54, 2-4, 262-270. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.inderscience.com/info/inarticle.php?artid=65127
  8. Evtyugina M., Calvo A., Nunes T., Alves C., Fernandes P., Tarelho L., Vicente A., Pio C. (2013) VOC emissions of smouldering combustion from Mediterranean wildfires in central Portugal. Atmospheric Environment. 64, 339-348. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.10.001
  9. Tchepel O., Ferreira J., Fernandes A.P., Basart S., Baldasano J.M., Borrego C. (2013) Analysis of long-range transport of aerosols for Portugal using 3D Chemical Transport Model and satellite measurements. Atmospheric Environment. 64, 229-241. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.09.061
  10. Vicente A., Alves C., Calvo A.I., Fernandes A.P., Nunes T., Monteiro C., Almeida S.M., Pio C. (2013) Emission factors and detailed chemical composition of smoke particles from the 2010 wildfire season. Atmospheric Environment. 71, 295-303. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.01.062
  11. Alves C., Vicente A., Nunes T., Gonçalves C., Fernandes A.P., Mirante F., Tarelho L., Sanchez de la Campa A., Querol X., Caseiro A., Monteiro C., Evtyugina M., Pio C. (2011) Summer 2009 wildfires in Portugal: emission of trace gases and aerosol composition. Atmospheric Environment. 45, 641-649. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.10.031
  12. Alves C., Gonçalves C., Fernandes A.P., Tarelho L., Pio C. (2011) Fireplace and woodstove fine particle emissions from combustion of western Mediterranean wood types. Atmospheric Research. 101, 692-700. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2011.04.015
  13. Gonçalves C., Alves C., Fernandes A.P., Monteiro C., Tarelho L., Evtyugina M., Pio C. (2011) Organic compounds in PM2.5 emitted from fireplace and woodstove combustion of typical Portuguese wood species. Atmospheric Environment. 45, 4533-4545. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.05.071
  14. Fernandes A.P., Alves C., Gonçalves C., Tarelho L., Pio C., Schimdl C., Bauer H. (2011) Emission factors from residential combustion appliances burning Portuguese biomass fuels. Journal Of Environmental Monitoring. 13, 11, 3196-3206. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2011/em/c1em10500k
  1. Carvalho, D., Marta-Almeida, M., Sá, E., Fernandes, A.P., Rafael, S., Freitas, S., Valente, J., Rodrigues, V., Sorte, S., Monteiro, A., Martins, H (2015) Fatores de resiliência. In: C. Borrego et al.. (EDS.), CLICURB - Qualidade da Atmosfera Urbana, Alterações Climáticas e Resiliência. . Aveiro. Departamento de Ambiente e Ordenamento, Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar. 37-46. 978-989-98673-5-2. (see details)
  1. Fernandes A.P. (em curso) Contribution of natural sources to atmospheric aerosols in Portugal: integrated analysis based on air pollution modeling and satellite data. PhD Thesis. (see details)
  2. Fernandes A.P. (2009) Emissão de PM2,5 e gases em sistemas domésticos de queima de biomassa. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://ria.ua.pt/handle/10773/659
  1. Fernandes A.P., Ferreira J., Borrego C., Tchepel O. (2016) Analysis of mineral dust using different modelling systems approach. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: .
  2. Borrego C., Carvalho D., Marta-Almeida M., Rocha A., Sá E., Fernandes A., Rafael S., Valente J., Rodrigues V., Martins H., Lopes M. (2016) Resiliência a ondas de calor em clima futuro: um estudo de modelação numa zona urbana. (see details)
  3. E. Sá, A. Monteiro, A.P. Fernandes, J. Valente, D. Carvalho, J. Ferreira, S. Freitas, S. Rafael, H. Martins, A.I. Miranda, C. Borrego (2016) Modelling resilient measures to climate change impacts on urban air quality. (see details)
  4. Fernandes A.P., Riffler M., Ferreira J., Wunderle S., Borrego C., Tchepel O. (2015) Comparisons of Aerosol Optical Depth provided by SEVIRI satellite observations and CAMx air quality modelling.1. (see details)
    Link: http://www.int-arch-photogramm-remote-sens-spatial-inf-sci.net/XL-7-W3/1...
  5. Fernandes A.P., RifflerM., Ferreira J., Wunderle S., Borrego C., Tchepel O. (2014) Spatial and temporal analysis of atmospheric aerosols: importance for the radiative balance. (see details)
    Link: http://clima.apea.pt/scid/subapea/defaultarticleViewOne.asp?categorySite...
  6. Fernandes A.P. , M. Riffler, J. Ferreira, S. Wunderle, C. Borrego, O. Tchepel (2014) Comparisons of Aerosol Optical Depth provided by SEVIRI satellite observations and CAMx air quality modelling. (see details)
    Link: http://gloream2014.web.ua.pt/downloads/25thGLOREAM_SessionII_APFernandes...
  7. Borrego C., Pio C., Rocha A., Martins H., Matos M., Marta-Almeida M., Freitas S., Fernandes A., Miranda A., Monteiro A., Marques C., Alves C., Dias D., Carvalho D., Sá E., Ribeiro I., Amorim J., Castanheira J., Ferreira J., Teixeira J., Valente J., Cerqueira M., Lopes M., Tchepel O., Gonçalves P., Rafael S., Nunes T., Pereira S. (2014) O projecto CLICURB – Qualidade da atmosfera urbana, alterações climáticas e resiliência. (see details)
  8. A.P. Fernandes, O. Tchepel, J. Ferreira, H. Martins, C. Silveira, A.I. Miranda, C. Borrego (2013) Tropospheric NO2 columns over Portugal Comparisons between satellite observations and air quality modelling. (see details)
  9. Vicente A.M., Alves C.A., Acioli S.D.G., Fernandes A.P., Nunes T., Monteiro A.C., Pio C.A. (2013) Hydrocarbons in smoke samples from wildfire events in central Portugal in summer 2010. (see details)
  10. Tchepel O., Tchepel O., Ferreira J., Ferreira J., Silveira C., Silveira C., Fernandes A.P., Fernandes A.P., Martins H., Martins H., Miranda A.I., Miranda A.I., Borrego C., Borrego C. (2013) Utilização de dados de satélite na modelação da qualidade do ar. (see details)
  11. Fernandes A.P., Ferreira J., Miranda A.I, Baldasano J.M., Borrego C., Tchepel O. (2013) Análise de episódios de poeiras utilizando a modelação da qualidade do ar e dados de satélite. (see details)
  12. Borrego C., Miranda A.I., Monteiro A., Martins H., Lopes M., Tchepel O., Carvalho A., Ferreira J., Amorim J.H., Valente J., Martins V., Dias D., Ribeiro I., Sá E., Fernandes A.P., Pimentel C., Gama G., Rafael S., Relvas H., Silveira C., Freitas S. (2013) Ar de qualidade para uma saúde melhor. (see details)
  13. Ribeiro I., Fernandes A.P, Monteiro A.C, Monteiro A., Lopes M., , Tchepel O., Borrego C. , Miranda A.I. (2013) Modelação da qualidade do ar como método suplementar de avaliação no âmbito da Directiva Europeia 2008/50/EC. (see details)
  14. Ribeiro I., Monteiro A., Fernandes A.P., Monteiro A.C., Lopes M., Borrego C., Miranda A.I. (2013) Air quality modelling as a supplementary assessment method in the framework of the European air quality Directive. (see details)
  15. Vicente A.M., Alves C., Calvo A.l., Fernandes A.P., Nunes T., Monteiro A.C., Evtyugina M., Tarelho L.A.C., Pio C. (2012) Summer 2010 forest fires in central Portugal: characterisation of trace gases and aerosol emissions. (see details)
  16. Tchepel, O., Ferreira, J., Fernandes, A.P., Gama, C., Baldasano, J.M., Borrego, C., Cardoso, J., Almeida, S.M., Pio, C. (2012) Modelling of long-range transport of mineral dust to Cape Verde. (see details)
  17. Ferreira, J., Tchepel, O., Martins, H., Fernandes, A.P., Silveira, C., Miranda, A.I., Borrego, C. (2012) ) Integrated Process Analysis of air pollution levels in Portugal. (see details)
  18. Evtyugina M.G. , Fernandes A. P. , Calvo A. , Nunes T. , Alves C. , Tarelho L. , Pio. C. , Vicente A. (2011) Characterisation of emissions from wildfires in Portugal in summer 2010. (see details)
  19. Cerqueira M., Custódio D., Pio C., Fialho P., Nunes T., Fernandes A.P. (2011) Particulate carbon in rain: one year of data from a coastal site in western Portugal. (see details)
  20. Calvo A.I. , Fernandes A.P. , Nunes T., Alves C.A., Vicente A.M., Evtyugina M. , Monteiro A.C., Gonçalves C.V., Tarelho L.A.C., Pio C. (2011) Forest fires in Portugal in summer 2010: contribution to atmospheric pollution. (see details)
  21. Alves C., Gonçalves C., Fernandes A.P., Calvo A.I., Tarelho L., Nunes T., Pio C., Puxbaum H. (2011) Particle emissions from combustion of western Mediterranean wood types: comparison between different appliances. (see details)
  22. Alves C., Gonçalves C., Fernandes A.P., Tarelho L., Pio C. (2011) PM2.5 emissions from wood combustion in a fireplace and a woodstove: carbon content and inorganic speciation. (see details)
  23. Gonçalves C., Alves C., Fernandes A.P., Monteiro C., Tarelho L., Evtyugina M., Pio C. (2011) Organic compounds in PM2.5 emitted from fireplace and wood stove combustion of typical Portuguese wood species. (see details)
  24. Calvo A.I. , Fernandes A.P. , Tarelho L.A.C. , Pinho J.R. , Duarte M.C. , Silva J.F. , Alves C.A. (2011) Characterization of trace gases and PM2.5 emitted during the combustion of shrub biomass in a Portuguese stove. (see details)
  25. Tchepel O., Ferreira J., Fernandes A. P., Baldasano J., Borrego C. (2011) Assessment of short-term aerosol variability using 3D Chemical Transport Model and OMI observations. (see details)
  26. Fernandes P., Gonçalves C., Alves C.A., Tarelho L., Mirante F., Nunes T., Pio C.A. (2010) Emissions from fireplace and woodstove combustion of prevalent Portuguese woods. (see details)
  27. Alves C., Vicente A., Nunes T., Fernandes P., Caseiro A., Mirante F., Gonçalves C., Evtyugina M., Pio C., Sanchez de la Campa A. (2010) Quantification of gaseous and particulate pollutants emitted from wildland fires in Portugal. (see details)
  1. A.I. Miranda, C. Borrego, A. Monteiro, I. Ribeiro, A.P. Fernandes, S. Rafael, H. Relvas. (2014) Protocolo APA-UA “Desenvolvimento de modelos de avaliação e previsão da qualidade do ar”, Relatório R2 - Avaliação do sistema de previsão. AMB-QA-05/2014, (see details)
  2. Miranda A.I., Borrego C., Monteiro A., Ribeiro I., Fernandes A.P. (2014) Avaliação da qualidade do ar em Portugal continental e áreas urbanas de Lisboa e Porto – 2013 (R3). AMB-QA-06/2014, (see details)
  3. Ferreira F., Seixas J., Barroso J.E., Fortes P., Monjardino J., Dias L., Gomes P., Miranda A.I., Monteiro A., Martins H., Ribeiro I., Fernandes A.P., Boavida F., Jardim D., Martins C., Marques F., Anacleto T (2014) Estratégia Nacional para o Ar – ENAR 2014-2020, Relatório síntese. Agência Portuguesa do Ambiente, (see details)
  4. Miranda, A.I., Monteiro, A., Ribeiro, I., Gama, C., Fernandes, A.P., Marques, F., Lopes, D (2013) Avaliação da qualidade do ar para efeitos de reporting à Comissão Europeia – 2012 & outros desenvolvimentos. Protocolo APA/UA 2011-2013, Avaliação e previsão da qualidade do ar em Portugal – R4. Universidade de Aveiro. AMB-QA-03/2013, (see details)
  5. Borrego, C., Miranda, A.I., Monteiro, A., Carvalho, A., Sá, E., Monteiro, A.C., Fernandes, A.P., Silveira, C. (2012) Apoio Técnico à elaboração do Programa de Execução do Plano de Qualidade do Ar de NO2 para a Região Norte e à implementação do Programa de Execução do Plano de Qualidade do Ar de PM10 para a Aglomeração Braga, Plano de trabalhos detalhado - Relatório 1. Universidade de Aveiro. AMB-QA-nº 02/2012, (see details)
  6. Miranda, A.I., Borrego C., Monteiro A., Tchepel O., Ribeiro I., Monteiro, A.C., Fernandes, A.P. (2012) Avaliação da qualidade do ar para efeitos de reporting à Comissão Europeia – 2010 e 2011. Protocolo APA/UA 2011-2013, Avaliação e previsão da qualidade do ar em Portugal – R2. Universidade de Aveiro. AMB-QA-04/2012, (see details)