Polytechnic Institute
of Bragança



CIMO - Mountain Research Center. See video HERE


Carlos Miguel de Sousa Silveira

Group: Socio-Ecological Systems
ORCID: 0000-0002-9424-174X
Scopus Author ID: 56500111500


  • Since 2021: Researcher in OleaChain project, CIMO, Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, Portugal
  • 2010 - 2020: Research Fellow in several EU and national funded projects, Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro, Portugal


  • 2020 - PhD. in Sciences and Environmental Engineering, Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • 2010 - MSc. in Forest Resources, College of Agriculture, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal
  • 2006 - Post-graduate degree in Geographic Information Systems, College of Agriculture, Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, Portugal
  • 2004 - First degree in Planning of Natural Resources Engineering, College of Agriculture, Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, Portugal


  • Precision farming
  • Biosphere-atmosphere interactions
  • Atmospheric emissions
  • Air quality assessment and its health impacts
  • Climate change
  • Forestry sciences

Total results: 29
Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Miranda A.I.
Health impact pathways related to air quality changes: testing two health risk methodologies over a local traffic case study
Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health, 17, 1077-1089, 2024

Roque N.,Fernandez P.,Silveira C.,Vilas-Boas M.,Anjos O.
Using Analytic Hierarchy Process to Assess Beekeeping Suitability in Portuguese Controlled Areas: A First Approach
Insects, 15, , 2024

Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Tuccella P.,Curci G.,Miranda A.I.
Combined Effect of High-Resolution Land Cover and Grid Resolution on Surface NO2 Concentrations
Climate, 10, , 2022

Ascenso A.,Gama C.,Silveira C.,Viceto C.,Rocha A.,Lopes M.,Miranda A.I.
Ozone effects on douro vineyards under climate change
Atmosphere, 12, , 2021

Matos J.,Silveira C.,Cerqueira M.
Particle-bound polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in a rural background atmosphere of southwestern Europe
Science of the Total Environment, 787, , 2021

Ascenso A.,Gama C.,Blanco-Ward D.,Monteiro A.,Silveira C.,Viceto C.,Rodrigues V.,Rocha A.,Borrego C.,Lopes M.,Isabel Miranda A.
Assessing douro vineyards exposure to tropospheric ozone
Atmosphere, 12, , 2021

Ascenso A.,Augusto B.,Silveira C.,Rafael S.,Coelho S.,Monteiro A.,Ferreira J.,Menezes I.,Roebeling P.,Miranda A.I.
Impacts of nature-based solutions on the urban atmospheric environment: a case study for Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Urban Forestry and Urban Greening, 57, , 2021

Miranda A.I.,Ascenso A.,Gama C.,Blanco-Ward D.,Monteiro A.,Silveira C.,Viceto C.,Rocha A.,Lopes D.,Lopes M.,Borrego C.
Ozone Risk for Douro Vineyards in Present and Future Climates
Springer Proceedings in Complexity, 439-444, 2020

Blanco-Ward D.,Monteiro A.,Lopes M.,Borrego C.,Silveira C.,Viceto C.,Rocha A.,Ribeiro A.,Andrade J.,Feliciano M.,Castro J.,Barreales D.,Neto J.,Carlos C.,Peixoto C.,Miranda A.
Climate change impact on a wine-producing region using a dynamical downscaling approach: Climate parameters, bioclimatic indices and extreme indices
International Journal of Climatology, 39, 5741-5760, 2019

Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Miranda A.I.
The challenges of air quality modelling when crossing multiple spatial scales
Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health, 12, 1003-1017, 2019

Blanco-Ward D.,Ribeiro A.,Barreales D.,Castro J.,Verdial J.,Feliciano M.,Viceto C.,Rocha A.,Carlos C.,Silveira C.,Miranda A.
Climate change potential effects on grapevine bioclimatic indices: A case study for the Portuguese demarcated Douro Region (Portugal)
BIO Web of Conferences, 12, , 2019

Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Monteiro A.,Miranda A.I.,Borrego C.
Emissions from residential combustion sector: How to build a high spatially resolved inventory
Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health, 11, 259-270, 2017

Silveira C.,Roebeling P.,Lopes M.,Ferreira J.,Costa S.,Teixeira J.P.,Borrego C.,Miranda A.I.
Assessment of health benefits related to air quality improvement strategies in urban areas: An Impact Pathway Approach
Journal of Environmental Management, 183, 694-702, 2016

Miranda A.I.,Ferreira J.,Silveira C.,Relvas H.,Duque L.,Roebeling P.,Lopes M.,Costa S.,Monteiro A.,Gama C.,Sá E.,Borrego C.,Teixeira J.P.
A cost-efficiency and health benefit approach to improve urban air quality
Science of the Total Environment, 569-570, 342-351, 2016

Duque L.,Relvas H.,Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Monteiro A.,Gama C.,Rafael S.,Freitas S.,Borrego C.,Miranda A.I.
Evaluating strategies to reduce urban air pollution
Atmospheric Environment, 127, 196-204, 2016

Relvas H.,Miranda A.I.,Turrini E.,Lopes D.,Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Lopes M.,Sá E.,Duque L.,Borrego C.,Volta M.
Air quality modelling to support decision-making: Scenario and optimization approaches
Springer Proceedings in Complexity, 161-165, 2016

Miranda A.I.,Ferreira J.,Silveira C.,Relvas H.,Lopes M.,Roebeling P.,Monteiro A.,Sa E.,Gama C.,Costa S.,Teixeira J.P.,Borrego C.
Improving urban air quality using a cost-efficiency and health benefit approach
HARMO 2016 - 17th International Conference on Harmonisation within Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling for Regulatory Purposes, Proceedings, 2016-May, 180-185, 2016

Silveira C.,Lopes M.,Roebeling P.,Ferreira J.,Costa S.,Teixeira J.,Borrego C.,Miranda A.
Economic evaluation of air pollution impacts on human health: An overview of applied methodologies
WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 198, 181-192, 2015

Miranda A.,Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Monteiro A.,Lopes D.,Relvas H.,Borrego C.,Roebeling P.
Current air quality plans in Europe designed to support air quality management policies
Atmospheric Pollution Research, 6, 434-443, 2015

Costa S.,Ferreira J.,Silveira C.,Costa C.,Lopes D.,Relvas H.,Borrego C.,Roebeling P.,Miranda A.I.,Paulo Teixeira J.
Integrating health on air quality assessment - Review report on health risks of two major european outdoor air pollutants: PM and NO2
Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health - Part B: Critical Reviews, 17, 307-340, 2014

Miranda A.I.,Silveira C.,Ferreira J.,Monteiro A.,Lopes D.,Relvas H.,Roebeling P.,Borrego C.,Turrini E.,Volta M.
Urban air quality plans in europe: A review on applied methodologies
WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 183, 315-326, 2014

Tchepel O.,Ferreira J.,Martins H.,Silveira C.,Miranda A.I.,Borrego C.
Investigating the contribution of biogenic emissions to the formation of secondary pollutants in Portugal
Springer Proceedings in Complexity, 121-127, 2014

Silveira C.,Tchepel O.
Multiscale analysis of satellite-derived vegetation parameters for biogenic VOC emission modeling
Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 8795, , 2013

Baptista R.,Silveira C.,Steiner J.E.,Horne K.
Spatially resolved spectra of the accretion disc of the nova-like variable UU Aquarii
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 314, 713-726, 2000