Caring about the future

Ana Patrícia da Silva Fernandes

Ana Patrícia da Silva Fernandes

Assistant Researcher

  • Author Name : Fernandes A.P.

  • Researcher ID: L-5983-2013
  • ORCID: 0000-0001-5405-9647
  • Ciencia ID: BB13-56CD-DE0E
  • Department: Environment and Planning Department
  • Research Group: Atmospheric Processes & Modelling (APM)
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: ResearcherID=L-5983-2013


Research interests

- Air quality modelling
- Air quality forecast
- Air pollutants emissions
- Remote sensing
- Satellite data
- Indoor air quality modelling
- Forest fires
- smoke emission and dispertion

Academic degrees

02/05/2018: PhD degree in Science and Environmental Engineering, Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro
05/01/2010: Master Degree in Environmental Engineering, Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro
2008: Degree in Environmental Engineering, Agrarian School of Coimbra, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra
2007: Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Agrarian School of Coimbra, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra

Scientific activities

2021 jun – present : Assistant Researcher in CESAM, University of Aveiro (SmokeStorm project)
2020 jan – 2020 dec: Assistant Researcher in CESAM, University of Aveiro (MOST project)
2018 oct – 2019 dec: Post-Doctoral research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (SGH-SMART GREEN HOME project)
2018 mar - 2018 set: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (CLAiR-City - Citizen Led Air pollution Reduction in Cities)
2012 Sep - 2018 May: PhD student, University of Aveiro, Portugal.
2010 Oct - 2013 Jun: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (EMOSAT - Characterisation of emission sources using advanced atmosferic modelling and satellite data. (PTDC/CTE-ATM/103253/2008, FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-009305))
2010 jul - 2010 set: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (EMISMOKE - Gas-phase emission in smoke from natural/human-induced biomass burning, PTDC/AAC-AMB/100093/2008)
2010 jan - 2010 Jun: Research grant holder in CESAM, University of Aveiro (BIOEMI - Contribution of biomass combustion to air pollutant emissions, PTDC/AMB/65706/2006)

Others

Current Status
Project: SmokeStorm - Forecasting and communicating wildland fire smoke effects
Assistant Researcher
Starting date: 15-6-2021
Ending date: 14-6-2022
Duration: 12 months

Publications

Projects

FIREURISK - Developing a holistic risk-wise strategy for european wildfire management See more

FIRESMOKE - A modelling system for wildfires smoke behaviour See more

SmokeStorm - Forecasting and communicating wildland fire smoke effects See more

VESPRA - Vulnerable Elements in Spain and Portugal and Risk Assessment See more

FIRESTORM - Weather and Behaviour of Fire Storms See more

MoST - Modeling, querying and interactive visualization of spatiotemporal data See more

SGH - Projeto Smart Green Homes See more

AIRSHIP - Impact of maritime and port emissions in the air quality of Portugal: present and future scenarios. A regional and local scale approach See more

CLICURB - Urban atmospheric quality, climate change and resilience See more

EMOSAT - Characterisation of emission sources using advanced atmospheric modelling and satellite data See more

Scientific Supervision

GEMAC - Group of Emissions, Modelling and Climate Change

Group of Emissions, Modelling and Climate Change
https://www.ua.pt/en/gemac/


CESAM Funding: