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A Stepping-stone for underwater noise monitoring in Portuguese waters - jUMP
Joint Action: A Stepping-stone for underwater noise monitoring in Portuguese waters - jUMP
Water stress test
Water stress test of EPAL and AdVT water sources, for consecutive periods of meteorological drought
Water mOnitoRing SentInel Cloud platform
WORSICA-Water mOnitoRing SentInel Cloud platform

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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  • 19 Nov 2021 jUMP - WORKSHOP Perspectives on underwater noise monitoring | 24-11-2021 | HYBRID | 14:00-17:00 GMT +
  • 09 Jun 2021 Underwater noise measurements off the Island of Armona +