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Instituto Superior Técnico
Research Group:
Environment and Water Resources

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Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro

Associate Professor

Mining Engineer and Associate Professor in IST, University of Lisbon, Portugal, where he is responsible for the disciplines of Hydrogeology and Groundwater.

He has worked extensively during the past 35 years in the fields of Physical and Chemical Hydrogeology, Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems, Groundwater and Climate Change, Aquifer Modelling, Stochastic Hydrogeology, Geoestatistics and Multivariate Data Analysis.

Responsible at IST of the ERASMUS+ Master Course: Groundwater and Global Change. Coordinator of more than 30 of national and international research projects in countries such as Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, Chile, Bolivia, Brazil Tunisia and Morocco. Coordinator of the Iberian American research network AQUIFERURAL: Methodologies and Application of Technologies for Sustainable Management of Aquifers in Rural Areas.

 Consultant of the National Water and the Water Catchment Plans of Portugal. Consultant of the Groundwater National Plan of Colombia.

He is the author or co-author of more than 500 scientific publications and co-editor of the book Groundwater and Ecosystems (IAH Selected Papers series).

Awards:  APRH Prize 1994; Water and Progress Prize 1997.

Title Authors Year Volume DOI Journal Impact factor Clar.Analytics CERIS Members
Groundwater vulnerability mapping using the Susceptibility Index (SI) method: Case study of Takelsa aquifer, Northeastern Tunisia Ghouili, N.; Jarraya-Horriche, F.; Hamzaoui-Azaza, F.; Zaghrarni, M.F.; Ribeiro, L.; Zammouri, M. 2021 V. 173 (art. 104035) 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2020.104035 Journal of African Earth Sciences 2.046 Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro
Impacts of Climate on Renewable Groundwater Resources and/or Stream–Aquifer Interactions Alcalá, F.; Pulido-Velazquez, D.; Ribeiro, L. 2020 V. 12, n.º 12 (3480) 10.3390/w12123480 Water 2,544 Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro
Integrated MASW and ERT imaging for geological definition of an unconfined alluvial aquifer sustaining a coastal groundwater-dependent ecosystem in southwest Portugal Paz, M.C.; Alcalá, F.J.; Medeiros, A.; Martínez-Pagán, P.; Pérez-Cuevas, J.; Ribeiro, L. 2020 V. 10, n.º 17 (5905) 10.3390/app10175905 Applied Sciences-Basel 2,474 Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro
Ground Penetrating Radar Attenuation Expressions in Shallow Groundwater Research Paz, M.C.; Alcalá, F.J.; Ribeiro, L. 2020 V. 25, n.º 1(153-160) 10.2113/JEEG19-039 Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics 1,527 Maria Catarina Custódio da Paz, Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro
Estimating groundwater recharge uncertainty for a carbonate aquifer in a semi-arid region using the Kessler's method Barreiras, N.; Ribeiro, L. 2019 V. 165, 64-72 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2019.04.005 Journal of Arid Environments 1,825 Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro
Climate effects on stem radial growth of Quercus suber L.: Does tree size matter? Mendes, M.P.; Cherubini, P.; Plieninger, T.; Ribeiro, L.; Costa, A. 2019 V. 92, n.º 1, 73-84 10.1093/forestry/cpy034 Forestry 2,876 Maria Paula Sofio Silva Mendes, Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro
A new graphic methodology to interpret the multivariate data analysis of hydrochemical data in orphan mine areas Marqués, A.L.; Ribeiro, L.; Roqueñi, N.; Fernández, J.J.; Loredo, J. 2018 V. 191, 43-53 10.1016/j.gexplo.2018.06.001 Journal of Geochemical Exploration 3,472 Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro


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Name Reference Type PI Names CERIS Coordinator Research Group Other CERIS Members Leading Institution Other Institutions Funding Institutions Total Funding Funding for Ceris Beginning Date End Date State Website
SWARM - Strengthening of master curricula in water resources management for the Western Balkans HEIs and stakeholders. Erasmus+ Programme. Capacity-Building projects in the field of Higher Education (E+CBHE). 597888-EPP-1-2018-1-RS-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP. Grant Agreement Number: 2018-2455/001-001 National Maria Manuela Portela Correia dos Santos Ramos da Silva Rodrigo de Almada Cardoso Proença de Oliveira, Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro University of NIS (Serbia) European Commission 931289 33920 43419 44514
PDF SOL PRECAIRE – Soil Take Care SOE1/P4/F0023 International Maria Teresa Condesso de Melo Luís Filipe Tavares Ribeiro, Nuno Miguel da Conceição Martins, João Nuno da Palma Nascimento CNRS – French National Centre for Scientific Research (France) Interreg Sudoe Program 1950591,23 134150 2016 2019