Publications

  • 2018

    • Eiras, J., Costa, A., Santos, M. (aceite, aguarda publicação). “Avaliação de suscetibilidade associado a atividades de montanha no parque nacional da Peneda-Gerês – Contribuições para a elaboração de um plano prévio de intervenção”. Revista Territorium.
    • Figueiredo, E.; Moldovan, I.; Santos, A.; Campos, P; Costa, J.C.W.A. (2018). Finite element based machine learning approach to detect damage in bridges under operational and environmental variations. Submitted to the Journal of Bridge Engineering.
    • Silva, M.; Dreyton, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Reginaldo, F.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2018). Deep principal component analysis: an enhanced approach for structural damage identification. Accepted for publication in the Journal of Structural Health Monitoring.
  • 2017

    • Santos, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Silva, M.; Santos, R.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2017). A global expectation-maximization approach based on memetic algorithm for vibration-based structural damage detection. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation & Measurement, vol. 66(4), pp 661-670, DOI: 10.1109/TIM.2017.2663478.
    • Santos, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Silva, M.; Santos, R.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2017). A global expectation-maximization approach based on memetic algorithm for vibration-based structural damage detection. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation & Measurement, vol. 66(4), pp 661-670, DOI: 10.1109/TIM.2017.2663478.
    • Silva, M.; Dreyton, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Reginaldo, F.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2017). Agglomerative concentric hypersphere clustering applied to structural damage detection. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 92, pp 196-212, 10.1016/j.ymssp.2017.01.024.
    • Silva, M.; Dreyton, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Reginaldo, F.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2017). Agglomerative concentric hypersphere clustering applied to structural damage detection. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 92, pp 196-212, 10.1016/j.ymssp.2017.01.024.
    • Santos, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Silva, M.; Santos, R.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2017). Genetic- based EM algorithm to improve the robustness of Gaussian mixture models for damage detection in bridges. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, DOI: 10.1002/stc.1886, vol. 24(3).
    • F. O. Resende, J. A. Peças Lopes, “Using Low Voltage Surge Protection Devices for Lightning Protection of 15/0,4 kV Pole Mounted Distribution Transformer”, Proc. of the 24th International Conference on Electricity Distribution, Glasgow, 12-15 June 2017.
    • D. Issicaba, M. Rosa, F.O. Resende, B. Santos, J. A. Peças Lopes, “Long-Term Impact Evaluation of Advanced Under Frequency Load Shedding Schemes on Distribution Systems with DG Islanded Operation”, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grids, August 2017.
    • Correia dos Santos, N.; Barbosa, J; Calçada, R. and Delgado, R. (2017) “Track-ground vibrations induced by railway traffic: experimental validation of a 3D numerical model“, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 97: 324-344.
  • 2016

    • Eiras, J., Costa, A., Santos, M. (2016). “Avaliação de Riscos Associados a Atividades de Montanha no Parque Nacional da Peneda – Gerês”. RAGroup Portugal, Porto (Portugal), Universidade Lusófona do Porto. http://riscos-montanha-pnpg.webnode.com/
    • Joana Barros, Liliana Grenho, Sílvia Fontenente, Cândida M. Manuel, Olga C. Nunes, Luís F. Melo, Fernando J. Monteiro and Maria P. Ferraz, S. aureus and E. coli dual – species biofilms on nanohydroxyapatite loaded with CHX or ZnO nanoparticles, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.35925, october 2016.
    • Santos, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Silva, M.; Santos, R.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2016). A global expectation-maximization based on memetic swarm optimization for structural damage detection. Structural Health Monitoring, vol. 15(5), pp 610-625, https://doi.org/10.1177/1475921716654433.
    • Silva, M.; Dreyton, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Reginaldo, F.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2016). A novel unsupervised approach based on a genetic algorithm for structural damage detection in bridges. Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, volume 52, pp 168-180, doi:10.1016/j.engappai.2016.03.002.
    • Santos, A.; Figueiredo, E.; Silva, M.; Sales, C.; Costa, J. (2016). Machine learning algorithms for damage detection: kernel-based approaches. Journal of Sound and Vibration, volume 363, pages 584-599, doi:10.1016/j.jsv.2015.11.008.
    • Fernández-Fernández, S., Baptista, P., Martins, V., Silva, P., Abreu, T., Pais-Barbosa, J., Bernardes, C., Miranda, P., Rocha, M., Santos, F., Bernabeu, A., Rey, D., 2016 – Longshore Transport Estimation on Ofir Beach in Northwest Portugal: Sand-Tracer Experiment. Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000319, 04015017.
    • Correia dos Santos, N.; Colaço, A.; Alves Costa, P. and Calçada, R. (2016). “Track-ground vibrations on a stretch of the Portuguese railway network“, in Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Railway Technology: Research, Development and Maintenance (RAILWAYS 2016), Cagliari, Italy.
    • Correia dos Santos, N.; Colaço, A.; Alves Costa, P. and Calçada, R. (2016) “Experimental analysis of track-ground vibrations on a stretch of the Portuguese railway network”, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 90: 358-380.
    • Correia dos Santos, N.; Ferreira, C.; Rodrigues, H.; Rio, J.; Pais Barbosa, J. e Ramos, L. (2016) – Resumos e apresentações da Conferência “V Jornadas em Reabilitação de Infraestruturas e de Edifícios – RIE2016” (e-book, 390 páginas), Universidade Lusófona do Porto, Portugal, ISBN: 978-989-757-047-6.
    • Correia dos Santos, N. (2016) – Resumos e apresentações da Conferência “Os novos desafios da ferrovia” (e-book, 189 páginas), Universidade Lusófona do Porto, Portugal, ISBN: 978-989-757-046-9.
  • 2015

    • Barros J., Grenho L., Fernandes, M.H., Manuel C.M., Melo L., Nunes O.C., Monteiro F.J., Ferraz M.P., Anti-sessible bacterial and Cytocompatibility properties of CHX-loaded nanohydroxyapatite, Colloids ans surfaces B: Biointerfaces, DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2015.04.034, 2015.
    • Zhou, Y. L.; Figueiredo, E.; Maia, N.; Pereira, R. (2015). Damage Detection and Quantification using Transmissibility Coherence Analysis. Shock and Vibration, vol. 2015, Article ID 290714, 16 pages, 2015. DOI: 10.1155/2015/290714.
    • Zhou, Y. L.; Figueiredo, E.; Maia, N.; Sampaio, R.; Pereira, R. (2015). Damage Detection in structures using a Transmissibility-based Mahalanobis Distance. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 22: 1209-1222, DOI: 10.1002/stc.1743.
    • Samardjieva, K. A., Gonçalves R. F., Valentão P., Andrade P. B., Pissarra J., Pereira S., Tavares F. (2015). Zinc accumulation and tolerance in Solanum nigrum are plant growth dependent. International Journal of Phytoremediation, DOI: 10.1080/15226514.2014.898018
    • Samardjieva, K.A., Tavares, F., Pissarra, J. (2015). Histological and ultrastructural evidence for zinc sequestration in Solanum nigrum L. Protoplasma, DOI:10.1007/s00709-014-0683-3
    • Correia dos Santos, N. (2015) “Track-ground vibrations induced by railway traffic: 3D numerical analyses and experimental validation”, Structural Engineering International, Volume 25, nº2, pp.231-232.
  • 2014

    • Artur Costa, Carlos Hermenegildo, Salvador Almeida, Vitor Primo, 2014. “Estudo para a reestruturação do socorro em Matosinhos”. RAGroup Portugal, Porto (Portugal), Universidade Lusófona do Porto.
    • Artur Costa, Salvador Almeida, Vitor Primo, 2014. “Estudo de Sustentabilidade das Estruturas de Proteção Civil na área territorial da Comunidade Intermunicipal do Alto­Tâmega”, (Capítulo III. Novo modelo de proteção civil e Capítulo IV: Novos modelos de cooperação interinstitucional que promovam a proteção das populações, salvaguarda do património e ambiente). RAGroup Portugal, Porto (Portugal), Universidade Lusófona do Porto.
    • Barros J., Grenho L., Manuel, C.M., Melo L.F., Nunes O.C., Monteiro F.J., Ferraz M.P. 2014. Assessing the antibacterial efficacy of CHX-releasing and CHX+nanohydroxyapatite discs. Conference: 24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), At R119 – Antimicrobials: In vitro antibacterial susceptibility and drug interaction studies. Barcelona, Spain, 10-13 may 2014.
    • Figueiredo, E.; Radu, L.; Worden, K.; Farrar, C.R. (2014). A Bayesian Approach based on a Markov-chain Monte Carlo Method for Damage Detection under Unknown Sources of Variability. Engineering Structures, 80, pag. 1-10, DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2014.08.042.
    • Fernanda Resende, Rogério Almeida, Ângelo Mendonça, João Peças Lopes, “Advanced control functionalities for grid integration of large scale wind generation”, in the Handbook of Wind Power Systems: Optimization, Modeling, Simulation and Economic Aspects, Springer, 2014.
    • A. Peças Lopes, A. Madureira, F. Resende, “Operation of Multi-Microgrids”, HATZIARGYRIOU, N. (ed.) Microgrids: Architectures and Control. Chichester: John Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2014
    • O. Resende, M. H. Vasconcelos, J. A. Peças Lopes, “Simultaneous Tuning of Power System Stabilizers Installed in the VSC-based MTDC Networks of Large Offshore Wind Farms”, Proceedings of the 18th Power Systems Computation Conference PSCC 2014 – 18th Power Systems Computation Conference, Wroclaw, Poland, August, 2014
    • Pais-Barbosa, J., Baptista, P., Santos, F., Neves-Santos, F., Lopes, V., Gomes-Costa, P., Moreira, A., Taveira-Pinto, F., Veloso-Gomes, F., 2014. Monitorização da zona costeira – o projeto MOZCO. 4.º Seminário Internacional “Os Recursos Hídricos, o Mar e o Litoral”. ISBN 978-989-8509-09-3.
  • 2013

    • Barros J., Grenho L., Manuel C.M., Ferreira C., Melo L., Nunes O.C., Monteiro F.J., Ferraz M.P., “Influence of nanohydroxyapatite surface properties on Staphylococcus epidermidis biofilm formation”, Journal of Biomaterials Applications, DOI: 10.1177/0885328213507300, published on-line 11 October 2013.
    • Barros J., Grenho L., Manuel C.M., Melo L.F., Nunes O.C., Monteiro F.J., Ferraz, M.P. Adsorption, system release and antimicrobial properties of chlorhexidine on nanohydroxyapatite coatings. ISSN 1473-2262, European Cells and Materials, Vol. 26, Suppl. 6, 30, Roma, September 24-28, 2013
    • Barros J., Grenho L., Manuel C.M., Ferreira C., Melo L.F., Nunes O.C., Monteiro F.J., Ferraz, M.P. A modular reactor to simulate biofilm development in orthopedic materials. International Microbiology, 16, 191-198, 2013.
    • Figueiredo, E.; Cross, E. (2013). Linear Approaches to Modeling Nonlinearities in Long-term Monitoring of Bridges. Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring, 3(3), 187-194, DOI: 1007/s13349-013-0038-3.
    • O. Resende, “Contributions for MicroGrids Dynamic Modelling and Operation – Dynamic Equivalents for MicroGrids”, Lambert Academic Publishing, 2013.
    • F. O. Resende, J. Matevosyan, J. Milanovic, “Application of dynamic equivalence techniques to derive aggregated models of active distribution network cells and microgrids”,POWERTECH 2013 – Powertech of IEEE Power & Energy Society, Grenoble, France, Jun, 2013
    • Lopes, V., Baptista, P., Pais-Barbosa, J., Taveira-Pinto, F., Veloso-Gomes, F., 2013. DGPS based methods to obtain beach cusp dimensions. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue No. 65, pp. 541-546, ISSN: 0749-0208.
    • Silva, R., Veloso-Gomes, F. e Pais-Barbosa, J., 2013. Morphological Behaviour of Costa da Caparica Beaches Monitored during Nourishment Operations. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue No. 65, pp. 1862-1867, ISSN: 0749-0208.
    • Santos, F., Pais-Barbosa, J., Baptista, P., Neves-Santos, F., Lopes, V., Teodoro, A., Gonçalves, H., Gomes-Costa, P., Moreira, A., Taveira-Pinto, F. and Veloso-Gomes, F., 2013. Coastal morphodynamic features/patterns monitoring through a video based system. In: Conley, D.C., Masselink, G., Russell, P.E. and O’Hare, T.J. (eds.) Book of Abstracts of 12th International Coastal Symposium (Plymouth, England), pp. 236.
    • Correia dos Santos, N.; Calçada, R. and Delgado, R. (2013). “Track-ground vibrations induced by railway traffic: implementation and validation of a 3D time domain formulation“, in Book of Abstracts of the International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP 2013), Lisbon, Portugal.