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Carlos Silveira

Carlos Silveira

PhD Student

  • Department: Environment and Planning
  • Research Group: Atmospheric Processes & Modelling
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : Author=(Silveira C) AND Address=(Aveiro)
  • Thesis title: Multiscale urban air pollution modelling: towards healthier cities. Supervisor: Prof. Ana Isabel Miranda Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: SFRH/BD/112343/2015 Start date: 2015-10-01 End date: 2019-09-30


Thesis

Silveira, C. M. S.. 2010. Estudo comparativo de três metodologias de cartografia de perigosidade de incêndio florestal: aplicação à Zona de Intervenção Florestal (ZIF) Cordinha, Oliveira do Hospital. Estágio Profissionalizante do Curso de Mestrado em Recursos Florestais. Escola Superior Agrária de Coimbra, Coimbra.

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Group of Emissions, Modelling and Climate Change


http://www.ua.pt/gemac/

Research Interests

- Multiscale air quality modelling and their effects on human health

- Exploit remote sensing products for air quality applications

- Biosphere-atmosphere interaction

- Forest fires

Academic Degrees

Master Degree in Forest Resources - 2010
College of Agriculture, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra

Graduate Diploma in Geographic Information Systems - 2006
Degree in Planning Engineering of Natural Resources - 2004
College of Agriculture, Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco

Present Situation

Scholarship Type: PhD Grant
Funded by: FCT
Reference: SFRH/BD/112343/2015
Start Date: 2015-10-01
End Date: 2019-09-30  


 

Scientific Supervision

In progress
Concluded

Projects

In progress
  • DOUROZONE – Risco de exposição ao ozono para a vinha Duriense em clima actual e futuro See more
  • FUTURAR - Qualidade do Ar em Portugal em 2030 - apoio à decisão política See more
Concluded
  • MAPLIA - Moving from Air Pollution to Local Integrated Assessment See more
  • EMOSAT - Characterisation of emission sources using advanced atmospheric modelling and satellite data See more

Publications

WoS Papers (7)
Silveira C.M.S., Tchepel O.A. (2014) Influence of the spatial resolution of satellite-derived vegetation parameters on the biogenic Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) emission modeling. In: Central European Journal Of Geosciences. 6, 1, 104-111.
Costa S., Ferreira J., Silveira C., Costa C., Lopes D., Relvas H., Borrego C., Roebeling P., Miranda A.I., Teixeira J.P. (2014) Integrating Health on Air Quality Assessment-Review Report on Health Risks of Two Major European Outdoor Air Pollutants: PM and NO2. In: Journal Of Toxicology And Environmental Health-part B-critical Reviews. 17, 6, 307-340.
Miranda A., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Monteiro A., Lopes D., Relvas H., Borrego C., Roebeling P. (2015) Current air quality plans in Europe designed to support air quality management policies. In: Atmospheric Pollution Research. 6, 3, 434-443.
Duque L., Relvas H., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Monteiro A., Gama C., Rafael S., Freitas S., Borrego C., Miranda A.I. (2016) Evaluating strategies to reduce urban air pollution. In: Atmospheric Environment. 127, 196-204.
Miranda A.I., Ferreira J., Silveira C., Relvas H., Duque L., Roebeling P., Lopes M., Costa S., Monteiro A., Gama C., Sa E., Borrego C., Teixeira J.P. (2016) A cost-efficiency and health benefit approach to improve urban air quality. In: Science Of The Total Environment. 569, 342-351.
Silveira C., Roebeling P., Lopes M., Ferreira J., Costa S., Teixeira J.P., Borrego C., Miranda A.I. (2016) Assessment of health benefits related to air quality improvement strategies in urban areas: An Impact Pathway Approach. In: Journal Of Environmental Management. 183, 694-702.
Silveira C., Ferreira J., Monteiro A., Miranda A.I., Borrego C. (2018) Emissions from residential combustion sector: how to build a high spatially resolved inventory. In: Air Quality Atmosphere And Health. 11, 3, 259-270.
Other Papers (2)
Miranda, A.I., Relvas, H., Turrini, E., Lopes, D, Silveira, C., Ferreira, J., Lopes, M., Sá, E., Borrego, C., Volta, M (2014) Urban Air Quality Plans and Integrated Assessment_Methodologies. In: 3, 70-78.
Miranda A., Lopes D., Relvas H., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Borrego C. (2015) Metodologias de avaliação integrada no âmbito de planos de melhoria da qualidade do ar em Portugal. In: Indstria E Ambiente. 95, 18-21.
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Book Chapter (0)
Thesis (0)
Communications (36)
Tchepel O., Dias D., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Nunes T., Borrego C. (2010) Emission modelling of gaseous mercury from vegetation using satellite data. In:
Tchepel O., Dias D., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Borrego C. (2011) Emission modelling of gaseous mercury from natural sources in Portugal. In:
Tchepel O., Ferreira J., Silveira C., Borrego C. (2011) Modelling of bVOC emissions under environmental stress conditions. In:
Silveira C., Tchepel O., Ferreira J., Martins H., Borrego C. (2011) Sensitivity of isoprene emission quantifications on environmental and vegetation parameters under Mediterranean conditions. In:
Tchepel O., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Amorim J., Borrego C. (2012) Understanding of biogenic-anthropogenic emission interactions: application for bVOC and gaseous mercury. In:
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. In:
Tchepel O., Silveira C., Patel N., Ferreira J., Borrego C. (2012) Multiscale analysis of vegetation data using satellite observations. In:
Tchepel O., Silveira C. (2013) Multiscale analysis of satellite-derived vegetation parameters for biogenic VOC emission modeling. In:
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. In:
Silveira C., Tchepel O., Chojnicki B.H., Uzdzicka B., Juszczak R., Borrego C., Olejnik J. (2013) Multiscale analysis of vegetation parameters using ground-based and satellite observations. In:
Tchepel O., Ferreira J., Martins H., Silveira C., Miranda A.I., Borrego C. (2013) Investigating the contribution of biogenic emissions to the formation of secondary pollutants in Portugal. In:
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. In:
Ferreira J., Silveira C., Miranda A.I., Tchepel O. (2013) Modelação de poluentes secundários em Portugal – a influência das emissões biogénicas. In:
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. In:
Silveira C., Ferreira J., Dias D., Carvalho A., Miranda A.I, Tchepel O. (2013) Modelação de emissões atmosféricas de mercúrio gasoso a partir da vegetação. In:
Miranda A.I., Relvas H., Sá E., Martins H., Borrego C., Monteiro A., Lopes M., Gama C., Roebeling P., Teixeira J.P., Silveira C., Lopes D. (2013) Uma metodologia para a avaliação integrada da qualidade do ar em cidades. In:
Relvas H., Miranda A.I., Turrini E., Lopes D., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Borrego C., Volta M., Roebeling P., Teixeira J.P., Costa S (2014) Integrated assessment of abatement strategies to improve air quality in urban environments. In:
Costa S., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Relvas H., Lopes D., Borrego C., Roebeling P., Miranda A.I., Teixeira J.P. (2014) Integrating health in air quality assessment - a local approach in Oporto city, Portugal. In:
Miranda A.I, Silveira C., Ferreira J., Monteiro A., Lopes D., Relvas H., Roebeling P., Borrego C., Turrini E., Volta M. (2014) Urban air quality plans in Europe: a review on applied methodologies. In: 315-326.
Costa S., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Relvas H., Lopes D., Borrego C., Roebeling P., Miranda A.I., Teixeira J.P. Integrating human health risks on air quality assessment to improve urban environments. In: Poster Presentation.
Costa S., Silveira C., Ferreira J., Relvas H., Lopes D., Borrego C., Roebeling P., Miranda A.I., Teixeira J.P. (2014) Integrating human health risks on air quality assessment to improve urban environments. In: poster presentation,
Miranda, A.I., Relvas, H., Turrini, E., Lopes, D., Silveira, C., Rafael, S., Ferreira, J., Lopes, M., Borrego, C., Volta, M. (2014) Urban Air Quality Plans and Integrated Assessment Methodologies. In:
Lopes M., Rafael S., Tarelho L., Dias A., Silveira C., Miranda M.A.(1) (2015) Investigação para impulsionar a Bioenergia em Portugal. In:
Silveira C., Lopes M., Roebeling P., Ferreira J., Costa S., Teixeira J.P., Borrego C., Miranda A.I. (2015) Economic evaluation of air pollution impacts on human health: an overview of applied methodologies. In: 181-192.
Roebeling, P., C. Silveira, M. Lopes, J. Ferreira, H. Relvas, C. Borrego, A.I. Miranda, S. Costa and J.P. Teixeira (2015) Downscaling NOx emission abatement cost functions from the national to regional level: a case study for Portugal and Grande Porto. In: 83-89.
Blanco-Ward D., Monteiro A., Lopes M., Borrego C., Silveira C., Viceto C., Rocha A., Ribeiro A., Andrade J., Feliciano M., Castro J., Barreales D., Carlos C., Peixoto C., and Miranda A (2017) Analysis of climate change indices in relation to wine production: a case study in the Douro region (Portugal). In: 9,
Ferreira, J., Leitão, J., Miranda, A. I., Monteiro, A., Silveira, C., Relvas, H., Lopes, M., Roebeling, P., Coelho, S., Mendes, A.S., Costa, S., Teixeira, J.P. (2017) Air Quality in Portugal in 2030 under the revised NEC Directive. In:
Silveira, C., Ferreira, J., Monteiro, A., Miranda, A.I., Borrego, C.. (2017) Improving emissions estimation from the residential combustion sector. In:
Miranda, A.I., Ferreira, J., Silveira, C., Relvas, H., Lopes, M., Roebeling, P., Monteiro, A., Sá, E., Gama, C., Costa, S., Teixeira, J.P., Borrego, C. (2016) Improving Urban Air Quality Using a Cost-Efficiency and Health Benefit Approach. In:
Ferreira, J., Miranda, A.I., Silveira, C., Relvas, H., Roebeling, P., Lopes, M., Borrego, C. (2016) Cost-benefit analysis of air quality improvement strategies using two conceptual approaches: scenario analysis and optimization. In:
Mendes, A.S. Costa, S., Ferreira, J., Leitão, J., Monteiro, A., Lopes, M., Silveira, C., Relvas, H., Roebeling, P., Miranda, A.I., Teixeira, J.P. (2017) Health impacts, costs and benefits of air pollution. In:
Leitão, J. Ferreira, J. Miranda, A. I. Monteiro, A. Silveira, C. Relvas, H. Lopes, M. Roebeling, P. (2017) Portuguese emissions under the NEC Directives. In:
Ana Ascenso, Ana Isabel Miranda, Carla Gama, Alexandra Monteiro, Carlos Silveira (2017) Assessing Douro vineyards exposure to tropospheric ozone . In:
Ana Ascenso, Ana Isabel Miranda, Carla Gama, Daniel Blanco-Ward, Carlos Silveira, Carolina Viceto, Alfredo Rocha, Alexandra Monteiro (2018) Avaliação da exposição da vinha duriense ao ozono troposférico. In:
Miranda A. I., Ascenso A., Gama C., Blanco-Ward D., Monteiro A., Silveira C., Viceto C., Rocha A., Lopes M. and Borrego C. (2018) Ozone risk for Douro vineyards in present and future climates. In:
Coelho, S., Rafael, S., Silveira, C., Ferreira, J., Lopes, M., Borrego, C. (2018) CENÁRIOS DE ALTERAÇÕES CLIMÁTICAS EM PORTUGAL CONTINENTAL COM ELEVADA RESOLUÇÃO ESPACIAL. In:
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