MOUNTAIN
RESEARCH
CENTER

Polytechnic Institute
of Bragança

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CIMO

CIMO - Mountain Research Center. See video HERE

FROM NATURE TO PRODUCTS, TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY.

António Castro Ribeiro

Auxiliary Professor
Group: Socio-Ecological Systems
E-mail: antrib@ipb.pt
ORCID: 0000-0002-8280-9027
Scopus Author ID: 15127740800

Career

  • Since 1997: Auxiliary Professor, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal
  • 1992 - 1997: Assistant Professor, , Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal

Roles

  • Since 2014: Program director “Licenciatura” in Agronomic Engineering
  • Since 2009: Member of General Council of Instituto Politécnico de Bragança

Qualifications

  • 2003 - in Agronomic Engineering, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
  • 1999 - in Enology, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • 1997 - in Crop Sciences, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • 1992 - in Agricultural Engineering, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal

Interests

  • Agrometeorology and its applications with special regard to frost protection and water use efficiency by crops
  • Urban Climatology and its applications with special regard to mountain areas
  • Irrigation management and the effects of deficit irrigation on perennial crops (grapevines, almond and olive trees)

Projects:

MYCOTOX-PALOP - Multi-actor partnership for the risk assessment of mycotoxins along the food chain in African Portuguese-speaking countries (PALOP)
Funding body: FCT - AKDN
Reference: FCT AGA-KHAN / 541590696 / 2019
Principal Investigator:Paula Cristina Azevedo Rodrigues
Start: 2022-01-17
End: 2025-01-16
PreVineGrape - Desenvolvimento de um biofungicida para combate a doenças da videira
Funding body: PORTUGAL 2020 - COMPETE 2020 - Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalização
Reference: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-049695
Principal Investigator:Sandrina Alves Heleno
Start: 2021-01-01
End: 2023-06-29
VITISHIDRI - Estratégias para a Gestão do Stress Hídrico da Vinha no Douro Superior
Funding body: PDR 2020 - Programa de desenvolvimento Rural 2014-2020 - 1.0.1 - Grupos operacionais
Reference: PDR2020-1.0.1-FEADER-031487
Principal Investigator:António Castro Ribeiro
Start: 2017-03-01
End: 2022-12-31
SustenOlive - Grupo Operacional Olivicultura e Azeite - Melhoria das práticas de rega e fertilização nas explorações olivícolas em Trás-os-Montes para a sustentabilidade do olival
Funding body: PDR 2020 - Programa de desenvolvimento Rural 2014-2020 - 1.0.1 - Grupos operacionais
Reference: PDR2020-1.0.1-FEDER032185
Principal Investigator:António Castro Ribeiro
Start: 2017-10-01
End: 2022-12-30
EGIS - Estratégias para uma gestão integrada do solo e da água em espécies produtoras de frutos secos
Funding body: PDR 2020 - Programa de desenvolvimento Rural 2014-2020 - 1.0.1 - Grupos operacionais
Reference: PDR2020-1.0.1-FEADER-030981
Principal Investigator:Margarida Maria Pereira Arrobas Rodrigues
Start: 2016-11-30
End: 2020-12-31
REhab-Ind - Revitalización y Rehabilitación Sostenible de Áreas Industriales Transfronterizas Interconectadas y Eficientes
Funding body: POCTEP 2014-2020 - Programa de Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal – Espanha
Reference: 0399_REHAB_IND_2_E
Principal Investigator:Artur Jorge de Jesus Gonçalves
Start: 2015-10-01
End: 2020-12-31
TERR@ALVA - Definição e influência deo terroir na qualidade do vinho Alvarinho
Funding body: FCT - SAICT
Reference: SAICT-POL/24328/2016
Principal Investigator:António Castro Ribeiro
Start: 2017-09-03
End: 2020-03-14
BIOURB-NATUR - Bioclimatic solutions for Buildings and its surroundings in Natural Parks, including the use of vegetation
Funding body: POCTEP 2014 2020 - Programa de Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal – Espanha
Reference: 0414_BIOURB_NATUR_2_E
Start: 2015-10-01
End: 2019-12-31
WineWATERFootprint - Water Footprint Assessment In Portuguese Wine Chain
Funding body: FCT - SAICT
Reference: SAICT-POL/23360/2016
Principal Investigator:Manuel Joaquim Sabença Feliciano
Start: 2017-06-01
End: 2019-12-01
Biosave - Increasing the economic potential and sustainability of olive oil and chestnut fruit sectors
Funding body: PORTUGAL 2020 - PORTUGAL 2020 - COMPETE 2020 - Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalização
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-023721
Principal Investigator:Albino Bento
Start: 2017-05-15
End: 2019-05-12
DOUROZONE - Ozone risk for Douro/s vineyard in present and future climates
Funding body: PORTUGAL 2020 - COMPETE 2020 - Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalização
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016778
Principal Investigator:António Castro Ribeiro
Start: 2016-07-01
End: 2018-06-30
- Valpaços Wine House
Funding body:
Principal Investigator:António Castro Ribeiro
Start: 2014-01-01
End: 2017-12-31
- Integrated strategies for increasing the productivity of almond trees in Trás-os-Montes
Funding body: PRODER - Medida 4.1
Reference:
Principal Investigator:António Castro Ribeiro
Start: 2014-11-16
End: 2017-12-31
- Introduction of anti-hail screens on apple orchards: evaluation of side effects and economic impact
Funding body: PRODER - Medida 4.1
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Manuel Ângelo Rosa Rodrigues
Start: 2014-12-01
End: 2017-10-31
- Vine protection against pests and diseases in organic production method for obtaining organic wine
Funding body: PRODER - Medida 4.1
Reference:
Principal Investigator:José Alberto Cardoso Pereira
Start: 2014-01-01
End: 2016-12-31
RED/AGROTEC - Transboundary network Spain/Portugal of experimentation and transfer for the development of the agricultural and agro-food sectors
Funding body: POCTEP 2014-2020 - Programa de Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal – Espanha
Principal Investigator:Albino Bento
Start: 2014-01-01
End: 2015-10-31
BIOURB_NATUR - Diversidad Bioconstructiva Transfronteriza, Edificación Bioclimática y su adapatación a la Arquitectura y Urbanismo Moderno
Funding body: POCTEP 2007-2013 - Programa de Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal – Espanha
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Artur Jorge de Jesus Gonçalves
Start: 2011-01-01
End: 2015-10-31
AGRINNDIF - Mejora de la competitividad del sector agrario de Castilla y León y Norte de Portugal através de la innovación y el desarrollo de productos diferenciados de alto valor
Funding body: POCTEP 2007-2013 - Programa de Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal – Espanha
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Albino Bento
Start: 2011-01-01
End: 2014-06-30
FUTUROLIVE - Effects of climate change on olive crop, yield and economics
Funding body: PTDC - Projectos em todos os domínios científicos
Reference:
Principal Investigator:António Castro Ribeiro
Start: 2010-01-01
End: 2013-06-14
- Biomassa lenhosa para produção de energia: desenvolvimento de sistemas sustentáveis de fornecimento de bens e serviços de produção, regulação e conservação
Funding body: PTDC - Projectos em todos os domínios científicos
Reference:
Principal Investigator:João Carlos Martins Azevedo
Start: 2007-05-01
End: 2012-01-31
VITISREGA - Distribución e identificación de variedades autóctonas de vid y evaluación de su respuesta al riego en las zonas portuguesa y castellano-leonesa del Duero
Funding body: INTERREG III A – Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal -Espanha
Principal Investigator:Paula Cristina dos Santos Baptista
Start: 2006-01-01
End: 2008-01-01

Total results: 23
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Barreales D.,Fernandes Â.,Barros L.,Capitão S.,Castro Ribeiro A.
Effects of regulated deficit irrigation and foliar kaolin application on quality parameters of almond [Prunus dulcis (Mill.) D.A. Webb]
Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 103, 7227-7240, 2023

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Barreales D.,Pereira J.A.,Casal S.,Ribeiro A.C.
Influence of sustained deficit irrigation and foliar kaolin application on almond kernel composition
Scientia Horticulturae, 321, , 2023

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Barreales D.,Capitão S.,Bento A.A.,Casquero P.A.,Ribeiro A.C.
Adapting Almond Production to Climate Change through Deficit Irrigation and Foliar Kaolin Application in a Mediterranean Climate
Atmosphere, 14, , 2023

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Blanco-Ward D.,Ribeiro A.C.,Feliciano M.,Barreales D.,Paoletti E.,Miranda A.I.
Improvement of local ozone phytotoxicity modelling for autochthonous grape cultivars
Atmospheric Environment, 295, , 2023

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Silva A.P.,Aires A.,Barreales D.,Rodrigues M.A.,Ribeiro A.C.,Gonçalves B.,Morais M.C.
Effects of Foliar and Soil Boron Fertilization on Yield, Leaf Physiological Traits and Fruit Attributes in Rainfed Almond Orchards
Agronomy, 12, , 2022

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Brito C.,Rodrigues M.Â.,Pinto L.,Gonçalves A.,Silva E.,Martins S.,Rocha L.,Pavia I.,Arrobas M.,Ribeiro A.C.,Moutinho-Pereira J.,Correia C.M.
Grey and black anti-hail nets ameliorated apple (Malus × domestica borkh. cv. golden delicious) physiology under mediterranean climate
Plants, 10, , 2021

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Blanco-Ward D.,Rocha A.,Viceto C.,Ribeiro A.C.,Feliciano M.,Paoletti E.,Miranda A.I.
Validation of meteorological and ground-level ozone WRF-CHIMERE simulations in a mountainous grapevine growing area for phytotoxic risk assessment
Atmospheric Environment, 259, , 2021

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Blanco-Ward D.,Ribeiro A.,Paoletti E.,Miranda A.I.
Assessment of tropospheric ozone phytotoxic effects on the grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.): A review
Atmospheric Environment, 244, , 2021

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Morais M.C.,Aires A.,Barreales D.,Rodrigues M.Â.,Ribeiro A.C.,Gonçalves B.,Silva A.P.
Combined Soil and Foliar Nitrogen Fertilization Effects on Rainfed Almond Tree Performance
Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 20, 2552-2565, 2020

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Saraiva A.,Presumido P.,Silvestre J.,Feliciano M.,Rodrigues G.,Oliveira e Silva P.,Damásio M.,Ribeiro A.,Ramôa S.,Ferreira L.,Gonçalves A.,Ferreira A.,Grifo A.,Paulo A.,Ribeiro A.C.,Oliveira A.,Dias I.,Mira H.,Amaral A.,Mamede H.,Oliveira M.
Water footprint sustainability as a tool to address climate change in the wine sector: A methodological approach applied to a Portuguese case study
Atmosphere, 11, , 2020

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Prgomet I.,Pascual-Seva N.,Morais M.C.,Aires A.,Barreales D.,Castro Ribeiro A.,Silva A.P.,I.R.N.A. Barros A.,Gonçalves B.
Physiological and biochemical performance of almond trees under deficit irrigation
Scientia Horticulturae, 261, , 2020

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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

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Arrobas M.,Ribeiro A.,Barreales D.,Pereira E.,Rodrigues M.
Soil and foliar nitrogen and boron fertilization of almond trees grown under rainfed conditions
European Journal of Agronomy, 106, 39-48, 2019

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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

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Barreales D.,Malheiro R.,Pereira J.A.,Verdial J.,Bento A.,Casquero P.A.,Ribeiro A.C.
Effects of irrigation and collection period on grapevine leaf (Vitis vinifera L. var. Touriga Nacional): Evaluation of the phytochemical composition and antioxidant properties
Scientia Horticulturae, 245, 74-81, 2019

18
Gonçalves A.,Ribeiro A.,Maia F.,Nunes L.,Feliciano M.
Influence of green spaces on outdoors thermal comfort-structured experiment in a Mediterranean climate
Climate, 7, , 2019

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Aires A.,Morais M.C.,Barreales D.,Rodrigues M.Â.,Ribeiro A.C.,Gonçalves B.,Silva A.P.
Variation of almond yield, biometry, α-tocopherol levels, and antioxidant properties with nitrogen fertilization
Journal of Food Biochemistry, 42, , 2018

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Gonçalves A.,Ornellas G.,Ribeiro A.,Maia F.,Rocha A.,Feliciano M.
Urban cold and Heat Island in the City of Bragança (Portugal)
Climate, 6, , 2018

21
Gonçalves A.,Ribeiro A.,Maia L.,Feliciano E.
Green space influence on thermal comfort: Contrasting approaches in the assessment of conditions in Bragança (Portugal)
PLEA 2009 - Architecture Energy and the Occupant's Perspective: Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, , 2009

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Ribeiro A.C.,De Melo-Abreu J.P.,Snyder R.L.
Apple orchard frost protection with wind machine operation
Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 141, 71-81, 2006

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