Under the collaboration agreement between FCT and CERENA (UIDP/04028/2020), FCT has granted seven Research Scholarships for PhD Students. These students are developing doctoral studies within the scope of doctoral programs in which CERENA has a strong involvement and contributing to the scientific areas of CERENA.
Ana Raquel Gonçalves is developing the workplan 'Mapping, identification and valorization of biomass - Development of fuel maps for forest management and valorization’, under the supervison of Rui Galhano and Sandra Heleno .
Bárbara Ribeiro da Fonseca is developing the workplan “Assessment of environmental degradation caused by potentially toxic elements resulting from former abandoned mining operations. Case study: Iberian stannous-tungstiferous metallogenic province” under the supervison of Joaquim Góis, Henrique Garcia Pereira and António José Guerner Dias.
Maria Teresa Nogueira is developing the workplan “Total Plastic Recycling– Hydrocarbons and Beyond - Contributions for the Circular Economy” under the supervison of Amélia Lemos and Teresa Carvalho .
Miguel Gomes is developing the workplan “Climate Change: Characterization of Droughts Risk in South of Portugal with Spatial Data Sciences methodologies” under the supervison of Amílcar Soares and Ana Meira e Castro .
Roberta Lobarinhas is developing the workplan “Assessment of the vulnerability of Portuguese stone to high temperatures” under the supervison of Amélia Dionísio and Gustavo Paneiro .
Shahmir Ali Nosherwani is developing the workplan “CO2 gas stream removal and geological carbon sequestration” under the supervison of Moisés Pinto and Leonardo Azevedo .
Zaid Nasser Moh'd Alshomali is developing the workplan “Assessment of residual radioactivity in water supply cycles: study of innovative approaches on treatment systems based on porous microspheres with immobilized catalysts to prevent the presence of NORM in waste streams” under the supervison of Maria de Lurdes Dinis, Ana Clara Marques and Alcides Pereira .