8.05.2018
ppcosta@fc.ul.pt
Research focus on the study of coastal processes using geomorphological and sedimentological
data coupled with physical and numerical modelling to understand
morphological and sediment changes caused by natural hazards (e.g. tsunamis and
storms) and their impacts on the environment
• Author of more than 35 publications in top-ranked Earth Sciences journals, 10 chapters
in books and 75 conference presentations
• Participation in 13 European, UNESCO, UK (NERC, Leverhulme Trust), Brazilian,
Spanish and Portuguese (FCT) funded research projects dedicated to the sedimentological
signatures of natural hazards
8.05.2018