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Sandra Fernández

Sandra Fernández

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow


  • Researcher ID: N-7213-2016
  • ORCID: 0000-0001-7664-9525
  • Department: Physics
  • Research Group: Oceanography & Marine Geology
  • Title: Supervisor: Paulo Renato Enes Baganha Baptista Category: BO Grant type: BPD Funding entity: European Space Agency Grant reference: BPD/DGEO/7559/2019 Start date: 2019-05-01 End date: 2020-04-30


Research interests

Coastal hazards (i.e. erosion, oil pollution).

Coastal dynamics and coastline evolution.

Coastal modelling.

Coastal management.

Academic degrees

2016: PhD Climate Sciences: Meteorology, Physical Oceanography and Climate Change. University of Vigo (Spain). Thesis: Oil spill pollution on/in sandy beaches: morphosedimentary forcings and natural degradation.

2010: MSc Climate Sciences: Meteorology, Physical Oceanography and Climate Change. University of Vigo (Spain). Thesis: Persistencia del fuel enterrado en playas galegas 7 años después del Prestige.

2009: BSc Marine Sciences. University of Vigo (Spain).

Scientific activities

May 2019 - present: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the project Space For Shore. University of Aveiro (Portugal).

January 2018 - March 2019: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the project MarRISK. University of Aveiro (Portugal).

November 2016 - July 2017: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the project ELABORAÇÃO DO ESTUDO DE CENÁRIOS DE DRAGAGENS E LOCAIS DE DEPOSIÇÃO DE SEDIMENTOS NA EMBOCADURA DA BARRA DO PORTO DA FIGUEIRA DA FOZ. University of Aveiro (Portugal).

November 2010 - September 2014: PhD Research Fellow - University Teacher Training (FPU) - Ministry of Education- Spain. University of Vigo (Spain).

January 2010 - October 2010: Master Research Fellow - University of Vigo -Spain. University of Vigo (Spain).

September 2009 - December 2009: Contracted Research in the project OILDEBEACH. University of Vigo (Spain).

October 2008 - June 2009: Collaboration Research Fellow - Ministry of Education - Spain. University of Vigo (Spain).

Publications

Projects

MarRisk - Adaptação Costeira às alterações climáticas: conhecer os riscos e aumentar a resiliência See more

Scientific Supervision


CESAM Funding: