GeoBioSciences, GeoTechnologies and GeoEngineering

Research

GeoBioSciences, GeoTechnologies and GeoEngineering

Mission and Structure

GeoBioTec pursues interdisciplinary studies on geophysics, geochemistry, biology, pedology, petrology, mineralogy, industrial minerals, geomaterials, geotechnics, isotope geology, hydrogeology, structural geology, volcanology and remote sensing. Based at the University of Aveiro, with 2 poles at the Universities Nova de Lisboa and Beira Interior, GeoBioTec comprises 5 research groups.

Research Groups (FCT-UNL):

  • Georesources, Geotechnics and Geomaterials – prospection, mapping, mining, risk analysis, weathering
  • Sedimentary Basins and Palaeontology – sedimentology, tectonics, biostratigraphy, evolution, global changes, geological heritage
  • Agro-Forestry – Staple food biofortification, phytoremediation, raw material production and transformation
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Coordinator

Fernando Rocha / José António de Almeida (at FCT-UNL)

Members

85 Membros Integrados (21 na FCT/UNL) e 61 Estudantes de Doutoramento (17 na FCT/UNL)

Partner Institutions

FCT/UNL, Universidade de Aveiro, Universidade da Beira Interior

Evaluation

Good

Postal address
Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
GeoBioSciences, GeoTechnologies and GeoEngineering
Campus da Caparica
2829-516 Caparica

e-mail: dct.secretariado@fct.unl.pt

Telephone:+351 212 948 573

Fax: +351 212 948 573