Awards and achievements (3) View all

  • Nov 2013
    Honorable mention of the 6ª Edição Green Project Awards Portugal 2013 in the category Investigation & Development
  • Jan 2011
    Prize Clube Usuários SPME 2011, 2ª edition of the best work in SPME in 2011
  • Jan 2002
    Prize IMAR Luiz Saldanha 2002 with the paper “Short-time responses of the natural planktonic bacterial community to the changing water properties in an estuarine environment


Present research interests

. Bacterial processes involved in the transference of organic carbon and nutrients in estuarine systems.

. Importance of photochemical transformation of organic matter on bacterial abundance, activity and diversity in aquatic systems

. Photodynamic inactivation of bacteria and viruses

. Phage teraphy in the control of pathogenic bacteria

. Bacterial diversity

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