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Instituto Superior Técnico

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Department of Engineering and Architecture

RESEARCH GROUP

STUDIES ON CONSTRUCTION

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Instituto Superior Técnico - DECivil Avenida Rovisco Pais, 1
1049-001 Lisboa - Portugal

Email: vitor.sousa@tecnico.ulisboa.pt
Phone Number: 351 218 418 381
Vitor Faria e Sousa | Assistant Professor

Domain of activity: project management, risk management, physical assets management.

Present research topics: degradation models, life cycle costs, cost functions and time-cost relationships, Monte Carlo simulation.

ReferenceJournalAUTHOR(S) CERISDATE
Sousa, V.; Pereira, T.; Meireles, I. (2016) Modeling the degradation rate of the wood frame doors and windows of the National Palace of Sintra, Portugal. Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 30, n.º 2. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000747 Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities
Vitor Faria e Sousa
2016
Sousa, V.; Ferreira, F.M.; Meireles, I.; Almeida, N.; Saldanha Matos, J. (2014) Comparison of the inspector and rating protocol uncertainty influence in the condition rating of sewers. Water Science and Technology, 69, n.º 4. pp 862-867. doi: 10.2166/wst.2013.764 Water Science and Technology
Vitor Faria e Sousa
José Manuel de Saldanha Gonçalves Matos
Filipa Maria Santos Ferreira
2014
Sousa, V.; Dias-Ferreira, C.; Vaz, J.M.; Meireles, I. (2018) Life-cycle cost as basis to optimize waste collection in space and time: A methodology for obtaining a detailed cost breakdown structure. Waste Management & Research, 36, n.º 9. pp 788-799. doi: 10.1177/0734242X18774618 Waste Management & Research
Vitor Faria e Sousa
2018
Rocha, T.L.; Gomes, T.; Pinheiro, J.P.; Sousa, V.S.; Nunes, L.M.; Ribau Teixeira, M.; Bebianno, M.J. (2015) Toxicokinetics and tissue distribution of cadmium-based Quantum Dots in the marine mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis. Environmental Pollution, 204. pp 207-214. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.05.008 Environmental Pollution
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Luís Miguel de Amorim Ferreira Fernandes Nunes
2015
Vidal, F.; Meireles, I.; Vicente, R.; Sousa, V. (2016) Thermal comfort performance of a passive house in summer under a Mediterranean climate. Albufeira:
Vitor Faria e Sousa
2016
Sousa, V.; Almeida, N.M.; Dias, L.A. (2014) Role of statistics and engineering judgment in developing optimized time-cost relationship models. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 140, n.º 8. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000874 Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Nuno Gonçalo Cordeiro Marques de Almeida
Luís Manuel Alves Dias
2014
Sousa, V.; Matos, J.P.; Matias, N. (2014) Evaluation of artificial intelligence tool performance and uncertainty for predicting sewer structural condition. Automation in Construction, 44. pp 84-91. doi: 10.1016/j.autcon.2014.04.004 Automation in Construction
Vitor Faria e Sousa
2014
Silva, C.M.; Sousa, V.; Carvalho, N.V. (2015) Evaluation of rainwater harvesting in Portugal: Application to single-family residences. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 94. pp 21-34. doi: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2014.11.004 Resources, Conservation and Recycling
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Maria Cristina de Oliveira Matos Silva
2015
Almeida, N.M.; Sousa, V.; Dias, L.A.; Branco, F. (2015) Engineering risk management in performance-based building environments. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, 21, n.º 2. pp 218-230. doi: 10.3846/13923730.2013.802740 Journal of Civil Engineering and Management
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Nuno Gonçalo Cordeiro Marques de Almeida
Luís Manuel Alves Dias
2015
Sousa, V.; Matos, J.P.; Almeida, N.; Saldanha Matos, J. (2014) Risk assessment of sewer condition using artificial intelligence tools: Application to the SANEST sewer system. Water Science and Technology, 69, n.º 3. pp 622-627. doi: 10.2166/wst.2013.758 Water Science and Technology
Vitor Faria e Sousa
José Manuel de Saldanha Gonçalves Matos
2014
Sousa, V.; Silva, C.M.; Meireles, I.C. (2018) Technical-financial evaluation of rainwater harvesting systems in commercial buildings–case ase studies from Sonae Sierra in Portugal and Brazil. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25, n.º 20. pp 19283-19297. doi: 10.1007/s11356-017-0648-0 Environmental Science and Pollution Research
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Maria Cristina de Oliveira Matos Silva
2018
Sousa, V.; Almeida, N.M.; Dias, L.A. (2014) Risk-based management of occupational safety and health in the construction industry – Part 1: Background knowledge. Safety Science, 66. pp 75-86. doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2014.02.008 Safety Science
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Nuno Gonçalo Cordeiro Marques de Almeida
Luís Manuel Alves Dias
2014
Sousa, V.; Almeida, N.M.; Dias, L.A.; Branco, F.A. (2014) Risk-informed time-cost relationship models for sanitation projects. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 140, n.º 5. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000848 Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Nuno Gonçalo Cordeiro Marques de Almeida
Luís Manuel Alves Dias
Fernando António Baptista Branco
2014
Meireles, I.; Sousa, V.; Adeyeye, K.; Silva-Afonso, A. (2018) User preferences and water use savings owing to washbasin taps retrofit: a case study of the DECivil building of the University of Aveiro. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25, n.º 20. pp 19217-19227. doi: 10.1007/s11356-017-8897-5 Environmental Science and Pollution Research
Vitor Faria e Sousa
2018
Sousa, V.; Almeida, N.M.; Dias, L.A. (2015) Risk-based management of occupational safety and health in the construction industry – Part 2: Quantitative model. Safety Science, 74. pp 184-194. doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2015.01.003 Safety Science
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Nuno Gonçalo Cordeiro Marques de Almeida
Luís Manuel Alves Dias
2015
Almeida, N.M.; Sousa, V.; Dias, L.A.; Branco, F. (2015) Managing the technical risk of performance-based building structures. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, 21, n.º 3. pp 384-394. doi: 10.3846/13923730.2014.893921 Journal of Civil Engineering and Management
Vitor Faria e Sousa
Nuno Gonçalo Cordeiro Marques de Almeida
Luís Manuel Alves Dias
2015

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