Projetos Recentes e em Execução

ALGARED - Establishment of a network for the development of innovative products with microALGAe (+info)

ALMARGEM - Valorização das zonas húmidas.  Liderado pela Associação Almargem e financiado pelo Fundo Ambiental, Delminda Moura CIMA UALG, 2018-2019.

ALOP - Sistemas de observação, previsão e alerta na atmosfera e em reservatórios de água do Alentejo (+ info)

ALSSOMAR - Alboran Shelf-Slope coupling processes and deep sediment transfer: Source to sink approaches and implications for biodiversity

AQUASADO – Promover aquacultura sustentável no Estuário do SADO

AQUIMAR – Characterization of aquaculture areas for establishment of marine cultures, funded by Mar2020, 2018-2020, PI: Dra. Carla Palma (IH); PI (FCUL): Dra Ana Brito. Role: Task co-leader (Task 3) Phytoplankton phenology retrieval from spatio-temporal analysis of satellite imagery.

ATLANTOS - Optimizing and Enhancing the Integrated Atlantic Ocean Observing System (+Info)

BASIC-Cartagena - “Building Resilience in Cartagena Bay” Funding: IDRC-Canada/CARDIC-Colombia; Total: € 1.166.345,16 €; Institutional: € 97.150,35 €. 2018 – 2021; Role: Institutional Coordinator. Short Description: The general objective of the project is to provide the scientific foundations for the generation of adaptation policies in order to achieve the resilience of the Cartagena Bay system and to reduce the vulnerability of its coastal communities. Particularly UAlg support the development of an operational modelling system for hydrodynamic and water quality in Cartagena Bay, which will be the basis for the Cartagena Bay Water Quality Early Warning System; Flávio Martins CIMA UALG

CERES - Climate Change and European aquatic Resources (+ info

CI3U - “Universitary Innovation Centre of Andalucía, Alentejo and Algarve” Funding: INTERREG/POCTEP; Total: € 21.333.333,00; Institutional: € 400.000,00. Reference: 0754_CIU3A_5_E Role: Institutional Coordinator. 2018 – 2021; Short Description: Development of a transboundary innovation centre to promote methodologies of the Industry 4.0 paradigm in different geographical areas. In Algarve three focal points will be created: “i4.0 Technologies in Hydrography” to support new Ocean Observing Technologies; “i4.0 TIC Hub for Operational Oceanography” to support IT projects related to ocean information and “Innovation and Capacitation in Maritime Safety” to support new methodologies related to safety and security at sea and in ports.

CGL2015-69919-R - Factors determining the geomorphological record of sea level changes in the Mediterranean-Central Atlantic during the Quaternary (+ info)

CLIMFISH - Análise da vulnerabilidade da pesca costeira às mudanças climáticas na costa Portuguesa - A framework for assess vulnerability of coastal fisheries to climate change in Portuguese coast. Projeto FCT, ref (PTDC/ASP-PES/28518/2017). Financiamento UAlg-CIMA: nulo. Data de início: Julho 2018; Data de conclusão: Junho 2021. Parceiros: CCMAR, UAlg, Marine Environment and Technology Center (MARETEC), Instituto Dom Luiz (IDL) and Instituto Portugês do Mar e Atmosfera (IPMA), Ana Barbosa CIMA UALG.

CONPRAR – Contributo para a proteção do recurso amêijoas ruditapes decussatus no ecossistema da ria formosa.

Does vegetation reduce the magnitude of dune erosion induced by storms? Out 2019-March 2021 - Patrocinado por ESA Earth; Óscar Ferreira.

DUST-CO - Effects of atmospheric DUST deposition on COccolithophore production, funded by H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 796802, 2017-2019, PI: Dra. Catarina Guerreiro (MARE-ULisboa). Role: collaborator; my tasks: satellite data (e.g. Chlorophyll, SST, wind, AOT) processing for characterization of the subtropical Atlantic, Carolina Garcia Vieira de Sá CIMA UALG.

EcoPelagos - Responses of the Pelagic Ecosystem to climate change in the Southern Ocean, funded by the Program PROANTAR - Brazil, 2019-2022, PI: Prof. Dr. Eduardo Secchi (FURG, Brazil). Role: team member; my tasks: satellite data archive processing for analysis of temporal and spatial long-term variability in the Western-Antarctic Peninsula, Carolina Garcia Vieira de Sá CIMA UALG.

ECOSCIENCE – Catching the Ecotoxicology Shadow; Funding: FCT – Orçamento Participativo Portugal; Total budget 33 864 €; CIMA UALG budget 5 000 €; January 2019 to December 2019; Cristina Veiga-Pires

EMERGEMIX - Efeitos de misturas de contaminantes emergentes nos ecossistemas aquáticos: uma abordagem a vários níveis de organização biológica

ENLACE - Abordagem holística á simulação da evolução da costa a longo prazo (+Info)

EPHEMARE - Ecotoxicological effects of microplastics in marine ecosystems (+Info)

EW-Coast - Sistema de alerta a riscos costeiros induzidos por tempestades (+info)

FitoFarmGest - Gestão sustentável de fitofármacos em olival, vinha e culturas arvenses na área de influência do EFMA

FLOODS - The hydrodynamics of floods in narrow estuaries. FCT-funded research program (IF/00661/2014).2015-2020, CIMA UALG Budget 20 000€.

GAIN - Green Aquaculture Intensification in Europe

HomeMade CTD – Development a low cost CTD prove for coastal waters

HYDROREUSE - Tratamento e reutilização de águas residuais agroindustriais utilizando um sistema hidropónico inovador com plantas de tomate (+info)

IDIaqua - Potenciación de la I+D+i de excelencia en materia de depuración de las aguas en pequeñas aglomeraciones urbanas

iFADO – Innovation in the Framework of the Atlantic Deep Ocean

IMPETUS - Improving current barriers for controlling pharmaceutical compounds in urban wastewater treatment plants (+ info)

InMOZ - Quaternary Environmental Changes in Inhambane

LIFE_NO_WASTE - Management of biomass ash and organic waste in the recovery of degraded soils: a pilot project set in Portugal 

LIFE Ilhas Barreira - LIFE18 NAT/PT/000927 - Conserving the Barrier Islands in Algarve to protect priority species and habitats -, Total Budget 1,681,939 €, 2019 to present, Óscar Ferreira CIMA UALG.

LUANDAWATERFRON - Luanda Bay Ecological Assessment: A waterfront based approach to reduce environmental risks and increase quality of life

MaréFormosa – Estudo da Propagação e Dissipação de Energia da Onda de Maré na Ria Formosa – Portugal

MERIS 4th Reprocessing - Validation and Algorithm 4th Reprocessing - MERIS Validation Team (MVT) CCN

Mining Impact 2 - Environmental impacts and risks of deep-sea mining, JPI Oceans , Start date: 1st August 2018, duration: 43 months. Funded by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT). Consortium of 31 partners, led by Matthias Haeckel (GEOMAR), total budget 13.9 Million €, N Mestre is co-leader of the work package 2 - Fate & toxicity of the sediment plume, and Nélia Mestre its the Principal Investigator at University of Algarve.

MILAGE - Interactive Mathematics by implementing a Blended-Learning model with Augmented Reality and Game books (+ info)

MONITOR - Multi-model investigation of tidal energy converter reliability

MugePortal – Concheiros de Muge: um novo portal para os últimos caçadores-recolectores do vale do Tejo, Portugal

NANOFERTIL - Effect of soil (in)organic constituents on the efficacy, fate and phytoavailability of fertilizer and plant protection manufactured nanomaterials

NEARCONTROL- NEARshore geological CONTROL on coastal morphodynamics (+Info)

OCASO - Observatório Costeiro Ambiental do SudOeste/ Coastal Environmental Observatory of the Southwest (+ info)

OnOff - Conjugação do registo sedimentar onshore e offshore de tsunamis

OPTICA - Optimisation of Tidal energy Converter Arrays (+Info)

PAMS – Performance Analysis of a Multifloat Spar for supporting wind turbines; OceanFlow Energy funded by Marinet 2

PALEOCLIMOZ -Ciclos paleoclimáticos durante o Pérmico-Triásico do Supergrupo Karoo em Moçambique (+Info)

PALEOCOAST – Adaptações humanas costeiras durante o Paleolítico no sudoeste Peninsular

PELAGOS – Promoting innovative networks and clusters for marine renewable energy synergies in mediterranean coasts and islands

PERSISTAH - Projetos de Escolas Resilientes aos Sismos no Território do Algarve e de Huelva

Phyto-NAP - Phytoplankton response to climate trends in the Northern Antarctic Peninsula

PIAAC-AMAL – Elaboração do Plano Intermunicipal de Adaptação às Alterações Climáticas da AMAL (PIAAC-AMAL)

PIPA-CACELA – Muçulmanos e Cristãos em Cacela Medieval: território e identidades em mudança

PIPA-ProPEA – O Património Espeleo-Arqueológico do Algarve: inventariação, caracterização e salvaguarda de cavidades cársicas com potencial arqueológico

PLASTICSEA - “Impact of Microplastics in the Ocean, Sea Salt and Aquaculture”Funding: Fundo Azul; Total: € ; Institutional: € . 2019 – 2022; Maria João Bebianno CIMA UALG, Flávio Martins CIMA UALG.

PLATAGUS - Water turbidity from Space: assessment of satellite products for monitoring La Plata and Tagus river estuaries

Praia do Barril – Praia do Barril

PROBIOMA - Preospeccion em Ambientes Subterraneos de Compuestos Bioactivos Microbianos com uso Potencial para la Madicina, Agricultura y Medio Ambiente”” POCTECINTERREG Espanha–Portugal, Candidatura 0483_PROBIOMA_5_E; Programa operativo EP-INTERREG V A Espanha Portugal; Elemento de equipa do parceiro Universidade do Algarve (Unidade de Coordenação PT215007 – Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Algarve). De 01/01/2018 a 31/12/2021, Duarte Duarte CIMA UALG.

RhizoMiS - Manipulação do microbioma da rizosfera de Salicornia para exploração de bioprodutos e melhoramento de bioprocessos

SCORE - Sustainability of using Ria Formosa Currents On Renewable Energy production (+Info)

SINERGEA – Sistema inteligente para apoio ao uso eficiente de recursos e à gestão de emergências de inundação e de contaminação balnear em cidades costeiras. Portugal 2020 em Co- Promoção, Siemens Leader. Financiamento 1 174 644,81€, 5 parceiros, Coordenação na UALG: Prof. Dra Alexandra Cravo participação da UALG 99 238,04€ (aprovado, com início previsto ainda em 2019)

SMEInst-2 ALGAMATER – Using microalgae bioreactor technology to deliver the world’s most cost effective, energy-efficient, and adaptable system for the treatment of toxic industrial and landfill wastewater

Systematics Research Fund - “Taxonomic study of toxic diatoms and dinoflagellates in a shallow coastal lagoon (Ria Formosa, Portugal)”, financiado pela Systematics Association e The Linnean Society of London (UK) / jun 2019-mai 2020 / 1000 GBP, Rita Domingues CIMA UALG.

TopoDune ROV – Topographic Remotely Operated Vehicle

TOSCI - Projecto 10ID00097 - Participatory and 3D Virtual Reality environments as a tool for Scientific Tourism in Ria Formosa. Definição: 039589 - TOSCI - Ambiente Participativo de Realidade Virtual 3D como ferramenta para o Turismo Científico na Ria Formosa, Total Budget 143 887€; December 2018 until November 2021; Cristina Veiga-Pires CIMA UALG.

UBEST - Understanding the biogeochemical buffering capacity of estuaries relative to climate change and anthropogenic inputs (+ Info)

WACOMA - Water and Coastal Management Julho 2019-Julho 2020, 24000€ Univ. Bologna, Univ. Cadiz, https://wacoma.unibo.it/

0007_VALAGUA_5_P VALAGUA – Valorização Ambiental e Gestão Integrada da Água e dos Habitats no Baixo Guadiana Transfronteiriço

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