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EOSC Synergy
EOSC Synergy - Expanding the capacity and capabilities of EOSC by leveraging the experience, effort and resources of national publicly-funded digital infrastructures
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UNDUE INFLOWS
SINERGEA - Intelligent System to support the efficient use of resources and the inundation and coastal contamination emergency management in coastal cities
SINERGEA - Intelligent System to support the efficient use of resources and the inundation and coastal contamination emergency management in coastal cities

Hydraulics and Environment Department

Maria Helena Alegre
Maria Helena Alegre
Head of Department
DHA develops research in the whole water cycle focused on 5 strategic lines: risk management and safety, hydraulic infrastructures; environment and aquatic systems; urban water; and information technology applied to water and environment. Through its scientific activity, DHA supports the creation and implementation of public policies in the water domain and promotes the transfer of scientific knowledge to the society, intertwining science and engineering for the solution of societal problems. DHA also holds state-of-the-art capacity on high accuracy, high performance numerical modeling, and unique experimental facilities for physical modeling of ports, dams and other hydraulic structures.



DHA is organized in 5 research units:
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BlueSafeport Safety System for ManEUvering and Moored Ships in Ports BlueSafeport
Publications
  • 09 Mar 2021 Remote Sensing for Forecasting and Monitoring Aquatic Systems - new SI of Sensors journal +
  • 08 Jan 2021 Recording and presentations of the last OPENCoastS tutorial already available +