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Research interests

Geotechnical risk management, specially in tunnels

Rock Mass characterization

GIS and 3D modelling

Offshore geotechnics

Site investigation

Education/Academic qualification

Geotechnics, Doctorate, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa

Keywords

  • L Education (General)
  • TE Highway engineering. Roads and pavements
  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
  • TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
  • QE Geology

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Excavation Engineering & Materials Science
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Rocks Engineering & Materials Science
landslide Earth & Environmental Sciences
Landslides Engineering & Materials Science
weak rock Earth & Environmental Sciences
excavation Earth & Environmental Sciences
methodology Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output at NOVA 2000 2019

4 Citations (Scopus)

The human cost of global warming: Deadly landslides and their triggers (1995–2014)

Haque, U., Silva, P. F. D., Devoli, G., Pilz, J., Zhao, B., Khaloua, A., Wilopo, W., Andersen, P., Lu, P., Lee, J., Yamamoto, T., Keellings, D., Jian-Hong, W. & Glass, G. E., 10 Sep 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 682, p. 673-684 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Landslides
Global warming
global warming
landslide
Rain

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
File
Values

Deslizamentos de terras

Translated title of the contribution: Soil slidesSilva, P. F. D., 15 Jun 2018, 2 p. Engenho e Média, Lda.

Research output: Other contribution

Portugal
6 Citations (Scopus)

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
Excavation
excavation
Rocks
rock
Mining engineering

Geotechnical Characterization of Sands from the Portuguese Continental Shelf to Support the Design of Renewable Energy Converters Installation

Pombo, J., Silva, P. F. D. & Rodrigues, A., 26 Aug 2018, IAEG/AEG Annual Meeting Proceedings, San Francisco, California, 2018 - Volume 2: Geotechnical and Environmental Site Characterization. Shakoor, A. & Cato, K. (eds.). Cham: Springer International Publishing Switzerland, Vol. 2. p. 39-45

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

continental shelf
sand
energy
marine environment
silt

Prizes

Best Presentation award

APF da Silva (Recipient), 25 Nov 2016

Prize: Other distinction

File
Risk management
risk management

Gestão de Ativos Geotécnicos

Paula F. da Silva (Recipient) & José António de Almeida (Recipient), Feb 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

File
Portugal

Press / Media