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Borges, R., Alves, L., Silva, R.J.C., Araújo, M.P., Candeias, A., Corregidor, V., Valério, P., & Barrulas, P. (2017). Investigation of surface silver enrichment in ancient high silver alloys by PIXE, EDXRF, LA-ICP-MS and SEM-EDS. Microchemical Journal, 131, 103-111. doi:10.1016/j.microc.2016.12.002. WOS:000393009900014

Casimiro, M.H., Lancastre, J.J.H., Rodrigues, A.P., Gomes, S.R., Rodrigues, G., & Ferreira, L.M. (2017). Chitosan-based matrices prepared by gamma irradiation for tissue regeneration: structural properties vs. preparation method. Topics in Current Chemistry, 375(1). doi:10.1007/s41061-016-0092-5. WOS:000393673300005.

Coutinho, I., Gratuze, B., Alves, L.C., Medici, T., & Vilarigues, M. (2017). Wine Bottles From Lisbon: Archaeometric Studies Of Two Archaeological Sites Dated From The 17th To The 19th Century. Archaeometry, 59(5), 852-873. doi:10.1111/arcm.12283. WOS:000410170800005.

Madureira, J., Ceriani, E., Pinhão, N., Marotta, E., Melo, R., Cabo Verde, S., Paradisi, C., & Margaça, F.M.A. (2017). Oxidation of clofibric acid in aqueous solution using a non-thermal plasma discharge or gamma radiation. Chemosphere, 187, 395-403. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.08.109. WOS:000412618900046.

Moreno, J., Fatela, F., Leorri, E., Moreno, F., Freitas, M.C., Valente, T., Freitas, M.C., Valente, T., Araújo, M.F., Gomez-Navarro, J.J., Guise, L., & Blake, W.H. (2017). Bromine soil/sediment enrichment in tidal salt marshes as a potential indicator of climate changes driven by solar activity: New insights from W coast Portuguese estuaries. Science of the Total Environment, 580, 324-338. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.11.130. WOS:000395353600032.

Santos, I.C., Pinto, J., Pimenta, A.I., Madureira, J., Matos, P., Viegas, C., Viegas, C., Raposo, A., Margaça, F.M.A., & Verde, S.C. (2017). Use of gamma radiation in sheep butter manufacturing process for shelf-life extension. International Dairy Journal, 71, 43-49. doi:10.1016/j.idairyj.2017.03.003. WOS:000401380100006.

Valério, P., Soares, A.M.M., Araújo, M.F., & Carvalho, A.F. (2017). Micro-EDXRF investigation of Chalcolithic gold ornaments from Portuguese Estremadura. X-Ray Spectrometry, 46(4), 252-258. doi:10.1002/xrs.2764. WOS:000403493700006.



Cabo Verde, S., Silva, T., Matos, P. (2016).Effects of gamma radiation on wastewater microbiota. Radiation and Environmental Biophysics 55: 125-131, doi:10.1007/s00411-015-0617-2

Coutinho, M. L., Veiga, J. P., Alves, L. C., Mirão, J., Dias, L., Lima, A. M., Muralha, V. S., Macedo, M. F. (2016). Characterization of the glaze and in-glaze pigments of the nineteenth-century relief tiles from the Pena National Palace, Sintra, Portugal, App. Phys. A (2016) 122:696. doi:10.1007/s00339-016-0214-5

Etiope, G.; Vadillo, I., Whiticar, M.J., Marques, J.M., Carreira, P.M., Tiago, I., Benavente, J., Jiménez, P. & Urresti, B. (2016). Abiotic methane seepage in the Ronda peridotite massif, southern Spain. Applied Geochemistry 66: 101 -113 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2015.12.001

Figueiredo, E., Stanojev Pereira, M. A., Lopes, F., Marques, J. G., Santos, J. P., Araújo, M. F., Silva. R. J. C. & Senna-Martinez, J. C. (2016). Investigating Early/Middle Bronze Age copper and bronze axes by micro X-ray fluorescence spectrometry and neutron imaging techniques Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 122, 15 – 22 10.1016/j.sab.2016.05.002

Gomes, S.S., Monge Soares A., Araújo, M.F., Correia, V.H. (2016). Lead isotopes and elemental composition of Roman fistulae plumbeae aquariae from Conimbriga (Portugal) using Quadrupole ICP-MS. Microchemical Journal, 129, 184 – 193, DOI: 10.1016/j.microc.2016.06.027.

Guerreiro, D.; Madureira, J.; Silva, T.; Melo, R.; Santos, P.M.P.; Ferreira, A.; Trigo, M.J.; Falcão, A.N.; Margaça, F.M.A.; Cabo Verde, S. (2016) Post-harvest treatment of cherry tomatoes by gamma radiation: microbial and physicochemical parameters evaluation. Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies 36: 1–9. doi: 10.1016/j.ifset.2016.05.008.

Padeiro, A. Amaro, E., Santos, M. M. C., Araújo, M. F., Gomes, S. S. , Leppe, M. Hughes, K., Ulrich, H.-P. & Canário J. (2016) Trace element contamination and availability in Fildes Peninsula, King George Island, Antarctic. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 18, 648 – 65710.1039/C6EM00052E

Pereira, E.; Barros, L.; Antonio, A. L.; Cabo Verde, S.; Santos-Buelga, C.; Ferreira, I.C.F.R. (2016) Infusions from Thymus vulgaris L. treated at different gamma radiation doses: Effects on antioxidant activity and phenolic composition. LWT - Food Science and Technology 74: 34-39. 10.1016/j.lwt.2016.07.027

Pimenta, A.I.; Guerreiro, D.; Madureira, J.; Margaça, F.M.A.; Cabo Verde, S. (2016) Tracking human adenovirus inactivation by gamma radiation under different environmental conditions. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 82, 5166 –5173. 10.1128/AEM.01229-16.

Valério, P., Soares, A.M.M., Monteiro, M., Pereira, A., Araújo, M.F., Silva, R.J.C. (2016) Compositional and microstructural study of 8th century BC bronzes from Moita da Ladra (Tagus Estuary): how did the spread of the Phoenician metallurgy take place in Western Iberia? Archaeometry, 58(4), 593 – 609. doi:10.1111/arcm.12197



Almeida, J.C.; Wacha, A. F.; Bóta, A.; Almásy, L.; Fernandes, M. H. V.;. Margaça, F.M.A ; Salvado, I. M. M. (2015). PDMS-SiO2 hybrid materials – A new insight into the role of Ti and Zr as additives. Polymer 08/2015; 72, 40-51.

Almeida, J.C.; Lancastre, J.J.H; Fernandes, M. H. V.; Margaça, F.M.A; Ferreira, L.M.; Salvado, I. M. M. (2015). Evaluating structural and microstructural changes of PDMS –SiO2 hybrid materials after sterilization by gamma irradiation. Materials Science and Engineering C, 48, 354-358.

Cabo Verde, S.; Silva, T.; Corregidor, V.; Esteves, T.; Dias, M.I.; Egipsy, V.S.; Ascaso, C.; Wierzchos, J.; Santos, L.; Prudencio, M.J. (2015) Microbiological and compositional features of green stains in the glaze of the Portuguese “Great View of Lisbon” tile panel. Journal of Materials Science 07/2015; 50(20) 6656-6667. DOI:10.1007/s10853-015-9217-4.

Cabo Verde, S.; Almeida, S.M, Matos, J.; Guerreiro, D.; Meneses, M.; Faria, T.; Botelho, D.; s Santos, M.; Viegas, C. (2015) Microbiological assessment of indoor air quality at different hospital sites. Research in Microbiology, 04/2015, 166(7) 557-563. DOI:10.1016/j.resmic.2015.03.004.

De la Rosa, J.M.; Martins, J.M.; Soares, A.M.; Araújo, M.F. (2015). Assessment of distribution and sources of pyrogenic carbon in the lower course of the Guadiana River (SW Iberian Peninsula). Journal of Soils and Sediments. 15/4, 759-768. doi:10.1007/s11368-015-1092-8. WOS:000351516400003.

Lancastre, J.J.H.; Falcão, A.N.; Margaça, F.M.A.; Ferreira, L.M.; Salvado, I. M. M; Almásy, L.; Casimiro, M.H.; Meiszterics, A. (2015). Nanostructure of PDMS-TEOS-PrZr hybrids prepared by direct deposition of gamma radiation energy. Applied Surface Science, 352, 91-94.

Machado, A.; Casimiro, M.H.; Ferreira, L.M.; Castanheiro, J.E.; Ramos, A.M.; Fonseca, I.M.; Vital, J. (2015). New method for the immobilization of nitroxyl radical on mesoporous silica. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 203, 63-72, doi:

Moreno, J.; Fatela, F.; Leorri, L.; Araújo, M.F.; Moreno, F.; De la Rosa, J.M.; Freitas, M.C. ; Valente, T.; Corbett, D.R. (2015). Bromine enrichment in marsh sediments as a marker of environmental changes driven by Grand Solar Minima and anthropogenic activity (Caminha, NW of Portugal). Science of the Total Environment, 506507, 554566.

Pereira, F.; Silva, R.J.C.; Monge Soares, A.M.; Araújo, M.F.; Oliveira, M.J.; Martins, R.M.S.; Schell, N. (2015). Effects of Long-Term Aging in Arsenical Copper Alloys. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 21 (6), pp 1413-1419. doi:10.1017/S1431927615015263.

Valério, P.; Voráčová, E.; Silva, R.J.C.; Araújo, M.F.; Soares, A.M.M.; Arruda, A.M.; Pereira, C. (2015). Composition and microstructure of Roman metallic artefacts of Southwestern Iberian Peninsula. Applied Physics A, 121, 115-122. doi:10.1007/s00339-015-9394-7. WOS:000360844900016.



Almeida, J.C.; Castro, A.G.B.; Lancastre, J.J.H.; Miranda Salvado, I.M.; Margaça, F.M.A.; Fernandes, M.H.V.; Ferreira, L.M.; Casimiro, M.H. (2014). Structural characterization of PDMS-TEOS-CaO-TiO2 hybrid materials obtained by sol-gel, Materials Chemistry and Physics 143 557-563, DOI: 10.1016/j.matchemphys.2013.09.032.

Almeida, J. C. ; Castro, A. G. B.; Salvado, I.M.M.; Margaça, F. M. A.; Fernandes, M. H. V. (2014) A new approach to the preparation of PDMS–SiO2 based hybrids – A structural study , Materials Letters 128, 106-109. DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2014.04.135.

Carreira, P.M.; Marques, J.M.; Nunes, D. (2014) – Source of groundwater salinity in coastline aquifers based on Environmental isotopes (Portugal): Natural vs. Human interference. A review and reinterpretation. Applied Geochemistry, 41: 163-175.

Carreira, P.M.; Marques, J.M.; Carvalho, M.R.; Nunes, D.; Antunes da Silva, M. (2014) - Carbon isotopes and geochemical processes in CO2-rich cold mineral water, N-Portugal. Environmental Earth Sciences, 71: 2941-2953.

S. Coentro, R.A.A. Trindade, J. Mirão, A. Candeias, L.C. Alves, R.M.C. Silva, V.S.F. Muralha, Hispano-Moresque ceramic tiles from the Monastery of Santa Clara-a-Velha (Coimbra, Portugal), J. Archaeol. Science 41 (2014) 21-28

Moreno, J.; Fatela, F.; Leorri, E.; De la Rosa, J., Pereira, I.; Araújo, M.F.; Freitas, M.C.; Corbett, R.; Medeiros, A. (2014). Marsh benthic Foraminifera response to estuarine hydrological balance driven by climate variability over the last 2000 years (Minho estuary, NW Portugal). Quaternary Research 82 318–330.

Moukhayar RE; Bahir M; Chamchati H; Chkir N; Carreira, PM; Naserrddin Y. (2014) - Using geochemical and isotope investigation for groundwater management strategies under semi-arid area: Case of the Wadi Ouazzi Basin (Morocco). Journal of Environment and Earth Science. Vol. 4. Nº 7, 18 – 30.

Valério, P., Araújo, M.F., Silva, R.J.C. (2014). Complementary use of X-ray methods to study ancient production remains and metals from Northern Portugal. X-Ray Spectrometry, 43, 209-215. DOI: 10.1002/xrs.2541.

Valério, P., Monge Soares, A.M., Araújo, M.F., Silva, R.J.C., Porfírio, E., Serra, M. (2014). Arsenical copper and bronze in Middle Bronze Age burial sites of southern Portugal: the first bronzes in Southwestern Iberia. Journal of Archaeological Science, 42, 68-80. DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2013.10.039.



E. Figueiredo, R.J.C. Silva, M.F. Araújo, F.M. Braz Fernandes. Multifocus optical microscopy applied to the study of archaeological metals, Microscopy and Microanalysis 19/5, 1248–1254 (2013). (doi:10.1017/S1431927613001608)

J.M. Marques, H. Graça, H.G.M. Eggenkamp, O. Neves, P.M. Carreira, M.J. Matias, B. Mayer, D. Nunes, V.N. Trancoso, Isotopic and hydrochemical data as indicators of recharge areas, flow paths and Water – rock interaction in the Caldas da Rainha – Quinta das Janelas thermomineral carbonate rock aquifer (Central Portugal), Journal of Hydrology, 476, 302-313 (2013), doi: 10.1016/j.hydrol.2012.10.047.

J.M.M. Martins, A.M.M. Soares (2013). Marine Radiocarbon Reservoir Effect in Southern Atlantic Iberian Coast. Radiocarbon. 55(2-3), 1123-1134.

P. Valério, A. M. M. Soares, R.J.C. Silva, M. F. Araújo, P. Rebelo, N. Neto, R. Santos, T. Fontes. Bronze production in Southwestern Iberian Peninsula: the Late Bronze Age metallurgical workshop from Entre Águas 5 (Portugal). Journal of Archaeological Science, 40/1, 439-451 (2013).

S. Cabo Verde, M.J. Trigo, M.B. Sousa, A. Ferreira, A.C. Ramos, I. Nunes, C. Junqueira, R. Melo, P.M.P. Santos, M.L. Botelho. Effects of gamma radiation on raspberries: safety and quality issues. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A, 76, 291-303, (2013), doi: 10.1080/15287394.2013.757256.

M. Oliveira, J. Pereira, S. Cabo Verde, M. G.Lima, P. Pinto, P.B. de Oliveira, C. Junqueira, H. Marcos, T. Silva, R. Melo, C.N. Santos, M.L. Botelho. Evaluation of potential of gamma radiation as a conservation treatment for blackberry fruits. Journal of Berry Research 3 (2013) 93-112 DOI:10.3233/JBR-130050.

Nunes, N. Mesquita, S. Cabo Verde, A. M. L. Bandeira, M. M. Carolino, A. Portugal, M. L. Botelho. Characterization of an airborne microbial community: A case study in the archive of the University of Coimbra, Portugal. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation (2013) 79: 36-41, doi: 10.1016/j.ibiod.2013.01.013.

M.H. Casimiro, M.C. Corvo, A.M. Ramos, E.J. Cabrita, A.M. Ramos, L.M. Ferreira. Synthesis and characterization of gamma-induced porous HEMA-IL composites. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 138, 11-16 (2013), doi: 10.1016/j.radphyschem.2012.01.036.

A.G.B. Castro, J.C. Almeida, I.M.M.Salvado, F.M.A. Margaça, M.H.V. Fernandes. A novel hybrid material with calcium and strontium release capability, Materials Letters. 88 (2013) 12-15, doi:10.1016/j.matlet.2012.08.022.

I. Tissot, M. Tissot, M. Manso, L.C. Alves, M.A. Barreiros, T. Marcelo, M.L. Carvalho, V. Corregidor, M.F. Guerra, The earrings of Pancas treasure: Analytical study by X-ray based techniques – A first approach, Nucl. Instr. and Meth. B 306 (2013) 236-240,



J.M. Marques, P.M. Carreira, F. Goff, F, H.G.M. Eggenkamp, da Silva, M. A. (2012. Input of Sr-87/Sr-86 ratios and Sr geochemical signatures to update knowledge on thermal and mineral waters flow paths in fractured rocks (N-Portugal). Applied Geochemistry, 27 (8), 1471 – 1481. doi: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2012.03.007

J.M. De la Rosa, M.F. Araújo, J.A. González-Pérez, F.J. González-Vila, A.M. Soares, J.M. Martins, E. Leorri, R. Corbett, F. Fatela (2012). Organic matter sources for tidal marsh sediment over the past two millennia in the Minho River estuary (NW Iberian Peninsula), Organic Geochemistry (2012) 53, 16-24.

P. Valério, R.J.C. Silva, M.F. Araújo, A.M.M. Soares, L. Barros (2012). A multianalytical approach to study the Phoenician bronze technology in the Iberian Peninsula - a view from Quinta do Almaraz. Materials Characterization 67, 74-82.

J. J. H. Lancastre, F.M.A. Margaça, L.M. Ferreira, A. N. Falcão, I.M. Miranda Salvado, M.S.M.S. Nabiça, M. H. V. Fernandes and L. Almásy. Thermal Analysis and SANS Characterization of Hybrid Materials for Biomedical Applications. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 109, 1 (2012) 413-418. DOI: 10.1007/s10973-011-1459-z.

I. Nunes, N. Mesquita, S. Cabo Verde, M. J. Trigo, A. Ferreira, M. M. Carolino, A. Portugal, M. L. Botelho. Gamma radiation effects on physical properties of parchment documents: Assessment of Dmax. Radiation. Physics and Chemistry, 81, 1943-1946, (2012).

J. Madureira, R. Melo R, M.L. Botelho, J.P. Leal, I.M. Fonseca. Effect of ionizing radiation on antioxidant compounds present in cork wastewater. Water Science & Technology, 67(2):374-9 (2012). doi:10.2166/wst.2012.544

L.M. Ferreira, J.P. Leal, P.A. Rodrigues, L.C. Alves, A.N. Falcão, M.H. Gil, Characterization of PE-g-HEMA films prepared by gamma irradiation through nuclear microprobe techniques, Radiation Physics and Chemistry, Vol. 81, 9, (2012) 1319–1323.