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  • 51 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
20022018

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Research interests

Geoenvironmental: Industrial pollution; organic and inorganic pollutants; radionuclides; geochemistry; risk assessment at contaminated sites, soil and groundwater contamination modeling, waste landfill monitoring, land use and territory management, GIS, remote sensing and cartography.

Has collaborated in several Geoenvironmental R&D projects, mainly related to the evaluation of contaminated industrial sites, soils and groundwater modeling, risk assessment and site requalification and waste landfill geotechnical monitoring.

Member nbr. 40207 at the Professional National Engineering Association.

Education/Academic qualification

Engenharia Geológica/Geological Engineering, Doctorate, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT)

Award Date: 29 Jul 2005

Keywords

  • QE Geology
  • cartography
  • Risk mapping
  • geochemistry
  • mining restoration
  • Pollution
  • groundwater modelling
  • risk assessment
  • field survey
  • sampling
  • radionuclides
  • uranium mining
  • QD Chemistry
  • Pollution
  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
  • cartography
  • field survey
  • sampling
  • drilling
  • slope stability

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Research Output at NOVA

Análise e gestão de riscos tecnológicos geoambientais

Translated title of the contribution: Analysis and managment of geoenvirounmental risksBrito, M. D. G. A. D., 2018, 40 p.

Research output: Other contribution

  • ANTECIPAÇÃO DO RMR EM DOIS TIPOS DE MACIÇOS - METASSEDIMENTAR E GRANÍTICO

    Translated title of the contribution: ESTIMATION OF RMR VALUE IN TWO TYPES OF ROCK MASS - METASSEDIMENTARY AND GRANITICSantos, V., Silva, P. F. D. & Brito, G., 27 May 2018, 16CNG - 16ºCongresso Nacional de Geotecnia. Sociedade Portuguesa de Geotecnia, p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access
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    Estimating RMR values for underground excavations in a rock mass

    Santos, V., Silva, P. F. D. & Brito, M. G., 1 Mar 2018, In : Minerals. 8, 3, 78.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 9 Citations (Scopus)

    Activities

    • 4 Types of Business and Community - Joint or sponsored appointments or secondments with industry or commerce
    • 3 Types of External academic engagement - Invited talk
    • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
    • 1 Types of External academic engagement - Research and Teaching at External Organisation

    Assessment of contaminated Soils - Industrial and Mining Portuguese Cases

    Maria da Graça Azevedo de Brito (Recipient)

    28 Apr 2017

    Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

    Mines in Portugal - Environmental impacts and Restoration

    Maria da Graça Azevedo de Brito (Recipient)

    1 May 2017

    Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

    Board of European Students of Technology

    Lígia Castro (Invited speaker), , Joaquim António dos Reis Silva Simão (Invited speaker), , Maria da Graça Azevedo de Brito (Invited speaker), , Paulo do Carmo de Sá Caetano (Invited speaker), & António Carlos Gil Augusto Galhano (Invited speaker)

    17 Jul 201721 Jul 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    Contaminated sites and human health risk – a geological engineering background

    Maria da Graça Azevedo de Brito (Recipient)

    10 Apr 2017

    Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

    Análise quantitativa do risco para a saúde humana na Estação GALP-Prosegur em Évora/Quantitative Human Health Risk Analysis of the GALP-Prosegur Gas Station site at Évora

    Maria da Graça Azevedo de Brito (Advisor)

    Jan 2016May 2016

    Activity: OtherTypes of Business and Community - Joint or sponsored appointments or secondments with industry or commerce