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BlueSafeport Safety System for ManEUvering and Moored Ships in Ports
Lisbon General Drainage Plan
Lisbon General Drainage Plan Hydraulic studies in physical model of the Monsanto-Sta. Apolónia tunnel entrance works
Advanced Computing for EOSC
EGI-ACE Advanced Computing for EOSC
Assessment of energy efficiency and sustainability in urban water systems
Avaler+ Assessment of energy efficiency and sustainability in urban water systems

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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