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Hélder Relvas

Hélder Relvas

PhD student

  • Department: Environment and Planning
  • Research Group: Atmospheric Processes & Modelling
  • Thesis title: Supervisor: Ana Isabel Miranda Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: SFRH/BD/101660/2014 Start date: 2015-06-01 End date: 2018-05-31


Academic Degrees


  • 2009-2011 - MSc in Environmental Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal.

  • 2006-2009: Degree in Environmental Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal


 

Research Interests


  • Integrated assessment modelling tools

  • Air quality modelling

  • Modelling of human exposure to atmospheric pollution

  • Climate change

  • Mitigation and planning

Scientific Supervision

In progress
Concluded

Projects

In progress
  • ARTUR - The impact of air quality on the competitiveness of the tourism destinations See more
  • LIFE INDEX-AIR - Development of an Integrated Exposure – Dose Management Tool for Reduction of Particulate Matter in Air See more
  • @CRUiSE: Advanced Impact Integration Platform for Cooperative Road Use See more
Concluded
  • BIOATLAS 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
  • INSPIRAR - Air Quality Exposure and Human Health in Industrialized Urban Areas See more
  • CCDR-N - 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 Braga See more

Publications

WoS Papers (7)
Relvas H., Lopes M., Coutinho M. (2013) Portuguese inventory of dioxins and furans atmospheric emissions. In: Research Interests . Chemosphere. 93, 1569-1577.
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: Research Interests . 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: Research Interests . 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: Research Interests . 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: Research Interests . Science Of The Total Environment. 569, 342-351.
Miranda A.I., Relvas H., Viaene P., Janssen S., Brasseur O., Carnevale C., Declerck P., Maffeis G., Turrini E., Volta M. (2016) Applying integrated assessment methodologies to air quality plans: Two European cases. In: Research Interests . Environmental Science & Policy. 65, 29-38.
Relvas H., Miranda A.I., Carnevale C., Maffeis G., Turrini E., Volta M. (2017) .Optimal air quality policies and health: a multi-objective nonlinear approach. In: Research Interests . Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 24, 15, 13687-13699.
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: Research Interests . 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: Research Interests . Indstria E Ambiente. 95, 18-21.
Books (1)
Lopes, M., Ferreira, J. Valente, J., Relvas, H., Pimentel, C., Neuparth, N., Borrego, C. (2013) Qualidade do Ar, Exposição e Saúde Humana em Zonas Urbanas Industrializadas. In: Research Interests . Universidade de Aveiro . ISBN: 978-989-98673-1-4.
Book Chapter (3)
Two Illustrative Examples: Brussels and Porto. In: Research Interests . Springer International Publishing.
C. Belis, J. Baldasano, N. Blond, C. Bouland, J. Buekers, C. Carnevale, A. Cherubini, A. Clappier, E. De Saeger, J. Douros, G. Finzi, E. Fragkou, C. Gama, A. Graff, G. Guariso, S. Janssen, K. Juda-Rezler, N. Karvosenoja, G. Maffeis, A. Martilli, S. Mills, A. I. Miranda, N. Moussiopoulos, Z. Nahorski, E. Pisoni, J.-L. Ponche, M. Rasoloharimahefa, E. Real, M. Reizer, H. Relvas, D. Roncolato, M. Tainio, P. Thunis, P. Viaene, C. Vlachokostas, M. Volta, L. White (2017) Air Quality Integrated Assessment. In: G. Guariso, M. Volta. (EDS.), Research Interests . Springer, Cham.
Rodrigues V., Rafael S., Sorte S., Coelho S., Relvas H., Vicente B., Leitão J., Lopes M., Miranda A. I. and Borrego C. Computational Fluid Dynamics - Basic Instruments and Applications in Science. In: Adela Ionescu. (EDS.), Research Interests . 163-186. 978-953-51-3791-7.
Thesis (0)
Communications (18)
Relvas H., Lopes M., Coutinho M. (2013) Dioxins and furans atmospheric emissions trends in Portugal. In: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
Miranda A.I., Relvas H., Gama C., Sá E., Martins H., Monteiro A., Lopes M., Volta L., Thunnis P., Borrego C. (2013) Methodologies for assessing air quality in Europe. In: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests . 315-326.
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: Research Interests . 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: Research Interests .
Rafael S., Tarelho L., Arroja L., Dias A., Relvas H., Miranda A.I., Lopes M. (2015) BIOATLAS: a decision support tool on biomass to the energy resources and supply chain. In: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests . 83-89.
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: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
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: Research Interests .
Relvas, H, Miranda, A.I., C.Borrego (2017) Artificial neural networks for air quality management. In: Research Interests .
Relvas H., Miranda A.I., Ferreira J., Monteiro A., Turrini E., Carnevale C., Volta M. (2016) An optimization approach to define effective air quality policies at urban scale. In: Research Interests .
Other Publications (0)

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