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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 former students distinguished by APAET

On March 22, while commemorating its 40th anniversary, the Associação Portuguesa de Análise Experimental de Tensões (APAET) distinguished three former students from CERIS. APAET is...
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Professor Helena Ramos represents IST/CERIS as a partner in the HY4RES Project

We are pleased to announce that Professor Helena M. Ramos, Full Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering (DeCivil) and member of the Civil Engineering...
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Project with the coordination of CERIS is awarded by Mares Circulares

BLOCOYSTER is the winning project of the sixth edition of the Mares Circulares Competition, in the Research Centres category, with a prize of 7,000 EUR....
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SHELLTER Final Workshop—Reuse of Aquaculture Waste in the development of Construction Materials

Professor Inês Flores-Colen has successfully organized the Final Workshop for the SHELLTER Project, which focuses on the “Reuse of Aquaculture Waste in the Development of...
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