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  Fabiana Encarnação Pinto Freitas  
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  e-mail: fabiana@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Ecotoxicology
 
ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: ResearcherID: A-9405-2012  
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  Thesis title: Periodic Dredging Effects on the Trace Metals and Perfluorinated Compounds Dynamics in a Temperate Coastal Lagoon
  Supervisor: Prof. Dr. António J. A. Nogueira, Prof. Dr. Shinsuke Tanabe and Dr. Ramiro Pastorinho
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: FCT - Fundação de Ciência e Tecnologia
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/78348/2011
  Start date: 2012-01-01
  End date: 2015-12-31
Currently

Phd Student awarded with a grant from the Fundation for Science and Technology; Grant reference: SFRH/BD/ 78348/2011


Starting date: 01-01-2012       Grant duration: 4years


Supervisors: Prof. Dr. António Nogueira, Dr. M Ramiro Pastorinho, Prof. Dr. Shinsuke Tanabe

Previous activities

01-02-2010 to 31-08-20011 - Research Grant
Project "Managing Effects of Global Climate on Estuarine Biodiversity and Productivity"
CIIMAR - Center of Marine and Environmental Research, 4050-123 Porto, Portugal


01-09-2008 to 01-09-2009 - Internship
Ecosystem engineering: Modifications Mediated by the Invasive Species Corbicula fluminea, in the Benthic Community in Minho Estuary, Portugal.
Guided by Prof. Doutor António J. A. Nogueira and Doutor Ronaldo Sousa
CIIMAR - Center of Marine and Environmental Research, 4050-123 Porto, Portugal



01-09-2007 to 30-08-2008 - BSc Thesis
Diopatra neapolitana, Conservative Ecology and Sustainable Resources Exploitation in the Canal de Mira, Ria de Aveiro, Portugal.
Guided by Prof. Doutor Henrique Queiroga
CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal


10-01-2005 to 30-06-2005 - Volunteer Work
Technical support at Ecotoxicolgy Laboratory
Guided by Doutor João Pestana
CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal

Academic degrees

MSc in Applied Biology, University of Aveiro, 2011


BSc in Biology, University of Aveiro, 2009

Research interests

Sustainability of natural resources
Contamination and public health risk
Ecotoxicology

Workshops

"International workshop: Low Dose Effects and Non-Monotonic Dose Responses for Endocrine Active Chemicals: Science to Practice", Charité University, Berlin, Germany, September 11-13th, 2012


"Workshop Toxicology of Non-Essential Metals", CESAM and Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro, January 13th, 2012.


"Advanced Workshop on Nanoparticles: Characterization and Environmental Risk Assessment", Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, 9-13th May, 2011.

Projects
ADAPT-MED Is current decision making “adapted to internalize adaptation” into policy making? [see details]

Publications
  1. Sousa R., Freitas F.E.P., Mota M., Nogueira A.J.A., Antunes C. (2013) Invasive dynamics of the crayfish Procambarus clarkii (Girard, 1852) in the international section of the River Minho (NW of the Iberian Peninsula). Aquatic Conservation: Marine And Freshwater Ecosystems. 23, 5, 656-666. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: doi: 10.1002/aqc.2323
  2. Ilarri M.I., , Freitas F., Costa-Dias S., Antunes C., Guilhermino L., Sousa R. (2012) Influence of the invasive Asian clam Corbicula fluminea on the associated macrozoobenthic assemblages. Special Issue Journal Of Sea Research. 72, 113–120 (see details) ISI paper
    Link: doi:10.1016/j.seares.2011.10.002
  3. Campos J., Moreira C., Freitas F. , Van Der Veer H.W. (2012) Short review of the eco-geography of Crangon. Journal Of Crustacean Biology. 32, 2, 159-169. (see details) ISI paper
  1. Luís S., Freitas F., Rodrigues N., Nogueira A.J.A., Roseta-Palma C., Lima M.L., Pinho L., Martins F.C., Betâmio de Almeida A., Le Cozannet G., Jolivet V., Lillebø A.I. . (2015) Compreender a dimensão espacial das alterações climáticas: Dois casos de estudo acerca das atribuições causais dos problemas ambientais. (see details)
    Link: http://www.aprh.pt/ZonasCosteiras2015/pdf/3B1_Artigo_092.pdf
  1. (2015) Lillebø AI. (EDS.), O Baixo Vouga Lagunar: Estão as atuais tomadas de decisão . 978-989-20-6288-4. (see details)
  1. Freitas, F.E.P. (2011) Population dynamics of Crangon crangon: latitudinal comparative study. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10773/7608
  1. Coelho S.D., Sousa A.C.A., Freitas F.E.P., Pastorinho M.R., Nogueira A.J.A. (2014) Cadmium levels in duplicate diet samples from Aveiro University community. (see details)
  2. Freitas F.E.P., Pastorinho M.R., Nogueira A.J.A., Itai T., Tanabe S. (2013) Bioaccumulation in an estuarine trophic web: a study case from an historical contaminated location, Largo do Laranjo, Ria de Aveiro Coastal Lagoon in Portugal. (see details)
  3. Pastorinho M.R., Freitas F.E.P., Sousa A.C.A., Telfer T.C. , Soares A.M.V.M., Nogueira A.J.A. (2013) Metal toxicity in a changing aquatic environment: crustacean ventilatory patterns as a sign of things to come. (see details)
  4. Freitas F.E.P., Cunha T., Hall A., Queiroga H. (2011) Diopatra neapolitana, social and economic importance and harvesting sustainability, in Canal de Mira, Ria de Aveiro, Portugal. (see details)
  5. Freitas F.E.P, Mota M., Nogueira A.J.A., Antunes C., Sousa R. (2010) Distribution of the invasive crayfish Procambarus clarkii (Girard, 1852) at the international section of the River Minho (NW of the Iberian Peninsula). (see details)
  6. Freitas F.E.P, Carvalho C., Souza A.T., Nogueira A.J.A., Campos J. (2010) Crangon crangon, population in lower Minho estuary, NW Iberian Peninsula, Portugal. (see details)
  7. Freitas F.E.P, Pinto R., Souza A.T., Illari M.I., Sousa R., Antunes C., Campos J. (2010) Distribution of benthic and epibenthic organisms in Minho Estuary, a GIS approach: Preliminary results. (see details)
  8. Freitas F.E.P., Carvalho C., Souza A., Nogueira A.J.A., Campos J. (2010) Crangon crangon, population dynamics and distribution in Minho Estuary, NW Iberian Peninsula. (see details)
  9. Luís S. M. .L.i.m.a. Using the theory of planned behaviour to understand and promote stakeholder engagement in local adaptation to climate change. (see details)
  10. Sílvia LUÍS ., Fabiana E. P. FREITAS* ., Nuno RODRIGUES ., António J. A. NOGUEIRA ., Catarina ROSETA-PALMA ., Maria Luísa LIMA ., Luísa PINHO ., Filomena Cardoso MARTINS ., António BETÂMIO DE ALMEIDA ., Góneri LE COZANNET ., Vincent JOLIVET ., Ana I. LILLEBØ . Perceção e crenças sobre alterações climáticas: Atribuição causal de inundações e recuo de linha de costa. (see details)
  1. ADAPT-MED (2015) Baixo Vouga Lagunar Knowledge Database. . ADAPT-MED Report D2.1b, (see details)
    Link: http://circle-2.wix.com/adapt-med
  1. ADAPT-MED (2015) O Projeto e Caso de Estudo – Baixo Vouga Lagunar. ADAPT-MED Destaque No.1. 8pp.. (see details)
  2. ADAPT-MED (2015) Alterações Climáticas e Caso de Estudo – Baixo Vouga Lagunar, Portugal. . ADAPT-MED Destaque No.2. (see details)
  3. ADAPT-MED (2015) Políticas, Adaptação e Perceção dos Atores-Chave – Baixo Vouga Lagunar. ADAPT-MED Destaque No.3. (see details)
  4. ADAPT-MED (2015) Resultados da Primeira Oficina de Trabalho – Baixo Vouga Lagunar, Portugal. ADAPT-MED Destaque No.4. (see details)
  5. ADAPT-MED (2015) Envolvimento no Processo de Adaptação: Inquérito aos Atores-Chave – Baixo Vouga Lagunar, Portugal. . 8pp. . ADAPT-MED Destaque No.5, (see details)
  6. Freitas, F., Cunha, T., Hall, A. , Queiroga, H. (2011) Diopatra neapolitana, social and economic importance and harvesting sustainability, in Canal de Mira, Ria de Aveiro, Portugal. Actas Jornadas da Ria de Aveiro 2011. Aveiro: University of Aveiro (in Portuguese). (see details)
  7. Freitas, F., Nogueira, A.J.A., Sousa, R. (2010) Corbicula fluminalis review for the Invasive Species Compendium. Global distribution, invasive behavior, impacts and management of the invaded areas. Invasive Species Compendium (Beta) CAB International. (see details)
    Link: http://www.cabi.org/isc/?compid=5&dsid=109136&loadmodule=datasheet&page=...