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CERIS – Civil Engineering Research and Innovation for Sustainability – is an FCT-registered research unit operating in the Civil Engineering area. It is hosted by the Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Georesources (DECivil) of Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon (ULisboa).


The research staff of CERIS works in diverse and complementarity scientific areas, which offer an engaging and dynamic multidisciplinary environment.


International Students

International students find in CERIS appropriate conditions to their expectations for training and development.

Highlights & Figures 2015-2019

The quality and impact of research activities of CERIS in 2015-19 are summarized here.

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Comunication in Science

CERIS integrates the group of Science Communication of Instituto Superior Técnico research units.

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Latest News

CERIS Researchers Marco Pedroso and José Dinis Silvestre Win Best Paper Award at CONGREGA 2024 for Sustainability Innovations

Lisbon, Portugal – July 5, 2024 CERIS researchers Marco Pedroso and José Dinis Silvestre have been honored with the Best Paper Award in sustainability at...
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CERIS Researcher Giovanni Di Lollo Wins Prestigious Gerhard Jirka Award

LISBON, Portugal – Giovanni Di Lollo, a researcher at CERIS, has been honored with the first prize of the Gerhard Jirka Award for Young Researchers...
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PhD Student Jéssica Bersch Wins Best Student Presentation Award at Net-Zero Future Conference

OSLO, NORWAY — Jéssica Bersch, a PhD student at CERIS, was honored with one of the Best Student Presentation Awards during the Net-Zero Future conferences...
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PhD Student Jordan Tadonbou Wins Best Paper Award at ICEC2024

Edinburgh, UK – The prestigious Best Paper Award at the ICEC2024 – 2nd RILEM International Conference on Earthen Construction, held at the University of Edinburgh,...
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