Latest peer reviewed publications

Mendes, O., & Fragoso, M. (2024). Recent changes in climate extremes in Guinea-Bissau. African Geographical Review, 1–19.

Mendes, F., Petean, F., Correia, E. & Lopes, A. (2024). A Proximity-Based Approach for the Identification of Fallen Species of Street Trees during Strong Wind Events in Lisbon. Land, 13, 708.

Alho, A.M., Oliveira, A.P., Viegas, S. & Nogueira, P. (2024). Effect of heatwaves on daily hospital admissions in Portugal, 2000–18: an observational study. The Lancet Planetary Health, Vol.8 (5), e318-e326.

Silva, T., Reis, C., Braz, D., vasconcelos, J. & Lopes, A. (2024). Climate walking and linear mixed model statistics for the seasonal outdoor thermophysiological comfort assessment in Lisbon. Urban Climate, 55, 101933.

Freitas, P., Vieira, G., Canário, J., Vincent, W. F., Pina, P. & Mora, C. (2024). A trained Mask R-CNN model over PlanetScope imagery for very-high resolution surface water mapping in boreal forest-tundra. Remote Sensing of Environment, 304

Matias, M., & Lopes, A. (2024). LCZ thermal and exoatmospheric albedo assessment using Landsat 8 land surface temperature and reflectance dataset: Case study of Lisbon. Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment, 101163.

Silva, T., Lopes, A., Vasconcelos, J., Chokhachian, A., Wagenfeld, M. & Santucci, D (2024). Thermal stress and comfort assessment in urban areas using Copernicus Climate Change Service Era 5 reanalysis and collected microclimatic data. Int J Biometeorol (2024).

Martins, D., Alves da Silva, A., Duarte, J. & Vieira, G. (2023). Changes in Vessel Traffic Disrupt Tidal Flats and Saltmarshes in the Tagus Estuary, Portugal. Estuaries and Coasts, 46, 1141–1156 (2023);

Prates, G., Torrecillas, C., Berrocoso, M., Goyanes, G. & Vieira, G. (2023). Deception Island 1967–1970 Volcano Eruptions from Historical Aerial Frames and Satellite Imagery (Antarctic Peninsula). Remote Sens., 15(8), 2052;

Reis, C., Nouri, A.S. & Lopes, A .(2023). Human thermo-physiological comfort assessment in Lisbon by local climate zones on very hot summer days. Front. Earth Sci., 11:1099045;

Tanguy. R., Whalenb, D., Prates, G. & Vieira, G. (2023). Shoreline change rates and land to sea sediment and soil organic carbon transfer in eastern Parry Peninsula from 1965 to 2020 (Amundsen Gulf, Canada). Arctic Science, 00: 1–20;

Franco, P., Gordo, C., Costa, E.M. & Lopes, A. (2023). Short-term exposure to particulate matter and effects on emergency hospital admissions for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease: an ecological study from an aged European metropolis. Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health.

Matias, M, Lopes, S. & Lopes, A. (2023). The Climate of My Neighborhood: Households’ Willingness to Adapt to Urban Climate Change. Land 202312(4), 856;

Oliveira, A., Lopes, A. & Correia, E. (2022). Annual summaries dataset of Heatwaves in europe, as defined by the Excess Heat Factor. Data in Brief, 44 (22).

Reis, C., Lopes, A. & Nouri, A.S. (2022). Assessing urban heat island effects through local weather types in Lisbon's Metropolitan Area using big data from the Copernicus service. Urban Climate, 43.

Oliveira, A., Lopes, A. & Niza, S. (2022). Excess Heat Factor climatology, trends and exposure across European Functionaal Urban Areas. Weather and Climate Extremes, 36.

Lopes, A., Fragoso, M. & Correia, E. (2021) A avaliação de riscos climáticos nos Planos Municipais de Emergência em Portugal: métodos e experiências. In, Nunes, A., et al (Coord.) Geografia, Riscos e Proteção Civil. Homenagem ao Professor Doutor Luciano Lourenço. Vol. 2. RISCOS – Associação Portuguesa de Riscos, Prevenção e Segurança, pp. 333-352. ISBN: 978-989-9053-06-9

Oliveira, A., Lopes, A., Niza, S. & Soares, A. (2021) An urban energy balance-guided machine learning approach for synthetic nocturnal surface Urban Heat Island prediction: A heatwave event in Naples. Science of the Total Environment, 150130, in press, journal pre-proof.

Fernandes, R., & Fragoso, M. (2021) Assessing Heatwaves and Their Association with North African Dust Intrusions in the Algarve (Portugal). Atmosphere, 12, 1090.

Domínguez-Castro, F., Alcoforado, M.J., Bravo-Paredes, N.,  Fernández-Fernández, M.I., Fragoso, M., Gellego, M., Herrera, R.G.,  Garnier,E, Garza-Merodio, G., El Kenawy, A.M., Latorre, B., Noguera, I., Peña-Angulo, D., Reig-Gracia, F., Silva, L.P., Vaquero, J.M. & Vicente Serrano, S.M. (2021) Dating historical droughts from religious ceremonies, the international pro pluvia rogation database. Sci Data 8, 186.

Anjos, M., Lopes, E., Correia, E. & Menonça F. (2021) Assessment of Climatic Guidelines and Urban Planning in North-Eastern Coast of Brazil. In, R. B. Singh et al. (eds.), Practices in Regional Science and Sustainable Regional Development. Spirnger Nature Singapore, pp.199-220.

Oliveira, A., Lopes, A., Correia, E., Niza, S., & Soares, A. (2021). An urban climate-based empirical model to predict present and future patterns of the Urban Thermal Signal. Science of The Total Environment, Volume 790, 10 October 2021, 147710,

Silva, T., Fragoso, M., Almendra, R., Vasconcelos, J., Lopes, A. & Faleh, A. (20219.North African dust intrusions and increased risk of respiratory diseases in Southern Portugal. International Journal of Biometeorology

Alcoforado, M.J., Silva, L., Amorim, I., Fragoso, M. & Garcia, J.C. (2021). Historical floods of the Douro River in Porto, Portugal (1727-1799). Climatic Change,

Oliveira, A., Lopes, A., Correia, E., Niza, S., & Soares, A. (2021). Heatwaves and Summer Urban Heat Islands: A Daily Cycle Approach to Unveil the Urban Thermal Signal Changes in Lisbon, Portugal. Atmosphere12(3), 292. doi:10.3390/atmos12030292

Brito, A.C.; Garrido-Amador, P.; Gameiro, C; Nogueira, M.; Moita, M.T. & Cabrita, M.T. (2020). Integrating In Situ and Ocean Color Data to Evaluate Ecological Quality under the Water Framework Directive. Water, 12(12), 3443.

Morais, L.; Lopes, A. & Nogueira, P. (2020). Human Health Outcomes at the Neighbourhood Scale Implications: Elderly’s Heat-related Cardiorespiratory Mortality and its Influencing Factors, Science of the Total Environment.

Oliveira, A.; Lopes, A. & Niza, S. (2020). Local cliamte zones classification mtehod from Copernicus lan monitoring service datasets: an ArcGis-based yoolbox. MethodsX, 7