Conceição Fortes
Biography

Conceição Fortes is a principal research officer and head of the Ports and Maritime Structures Unit of the National Laboratory for Civil Engineering, with 27 years’ experience working on coastal and maritime engineering. She has a degree in Civil Engineering, and an MSc and PhD in Mechanical Engineering, from the Technical Institute of Lisbon (IST).

Articles

Coastal and Port Risk Forecast and Warning Platform

In Portugal, emergency situations caused by sea waves are common, and usually have serious consequences for the economy and society. It is thus crucial to implement an early warning system to forecast the occurrence of these situations in relation to wave overtopping and flooding events in coastal/p... (read more)
SEAEXPLORER Underwater Glider

SEAEXPLORER Underwater Glider

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