CENSE - Centro de Investigação em Ambiente e Sustentabilidade

  • Portugal

Organization profile

Profile Information

CENSE is devoted to the promotion of interdisciplinary research in environmental sciences and engineering, focusing in the interaction between human and ecological systems, to promote sustainable development. It is the research branch of a wider organization including researchers, students and staff from the Environmental Sciences and Engineering Department of FCT-UNL, plus a number of affiliated organizations (teaching and research, business and public organizations). 

CENSE develops its activities through the promotion of research projects, outreach initiatives, training programs, collaboration with private and public organizations, dissemination of results and science-policy dialogues. Its funding is obtained from national and internationally funded research programs, as well as from other sources from public and private sectors.

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

ecosystem service Earth & Environmental Sciences
Sustainable development Engineering & Materials Science
sustainability Earth & Environmental Sciences
stakeholder Earth & Environmental Sciences
Remediation Chemical Compounds
Economics Engineering & Materials Science
Climate change Engineering & Materials Science
abamectin Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 1997 2019

Climate and landscape patterns of pine forest decline after invasion by the pinewood nematode

Calvão, T., Duarte, C. M. & Pimentel, C. S., 15 Feb 2019, In : Forest Ecology And Management. 433, p. 43-51 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forest decline
Bursaphelenchus xylophilus
coniferous forests
1 Citation (Scopus)
social networks
ecosystem service
ecosystem services

Electrodialytic Arsenic Removal from Bulk and Pre-treated Soil

Ferreira, A. R., Couto, N., Ribeiro, A. B. & Ottosen, L. M., 5 Mar 2019, In : Water Air And Soil Pollution. 230, 4, p. 78-88

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Activities 2010 2016

  • 1 Editorial activity
  • 1 Types of Award - Prize (including medals and awards)

4KET4Reuse –KETs for the removal of emerging contaminants in treated wastewater from the SUDOE area (SOE1/P1/E0253)

Maria da Nazaré Parada Figueiredo de Sousa Couto (Recipient)
1 Sep 201631 Aug 2019

Activity: OtherTypes of Award - Prize (including medals and awards)

Journal Of Applied Electrochemistry (Journal)

Alexandra B. Ribeiro (Editor)
1 Jan 2010

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity