Publications

Papers in Scientific Journals

Published: Manso, M., Teotónio, I., Silva, C.M., Cruz, C.O.  Green roof and green wall benefits and costs: A review of the quantitative evidence. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 2021, 135, 110111. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2020.110111.

 

Published: Rafael, S., Augusto, B., Ascenso, A., Borrego, C., Miranda, A.I. Re-Naturing Cities: Evaluating the effects on future air quality in the city of Porto. Atmospheric Environment. 2020, 222, 117123. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.117123.

 

Published: Liberalesso, T., Cruz, C.O., Silva, C.M. Green infrastructure and public policies: An international review of green roofs and green walls incentives. Land Use Policy. 2020. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2020.104693.

 

Published: Teotónio, I., Cruz, C. O., Silva, C. M., Morais, J. Investing in Sustainable Built Environments: The Willingness to Pay for Green Roofs and Green Walls. Sustainability. 2020, 12(8), 3210. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12083210.

 

Published: Almeida, C., Teotónio, I., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C. O. Socioeconomic feasibility of green roofs and walls in public buildings: The case study of primary schools in Portugal. The Engineering Economist. 2020.  https://doi.org/10.1080/0013791X.2020.1748255.

Published: Lúcio, C., Silva, C. M., Sousa, V. A scale-adaptive method for urban rainwater harvesting simulation. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 2020, 27, 4557-4570. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-019-04889-6.

 

Published: Melo, C., Teotónio, I., Silva, C.M., Cruz, C.O. What’s the economic value of greening transport infrastructures? The case of the underground passages in Lisbon. Journal of Urban Planning and Development. Sustainable Cities and Society. 2020, 56, 102083. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2020.102083.

Published: Gomes, M. G., Silva, C. M., Valadas, A. S., Silva, M. Impact of Vegetation, Substrate, and Irrigation on the Energy Performance of Green Roofs in a Mediterranean Climate. Water. 2019, 11(10) 2016. https://doi.org/10.3390/w11102016

 

Published: Teotónio, I., Cabral, M., Cruz, C.O., Silva, C.M. Decision support system for green roofs investments in residential buildings. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2019, 249, 119365. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.119365.

Published: Silva, C.M., Cruz, C.O., Teotónio, I. Project GENESIS: An all-inclusive model to perform cost-benefit analysis of green roofs and walls. European Journal of Sustainable Development. 2019; 8, 3: 85-94. Doi: 10.14207/ejsd.2019.v8n3p85.

Communications in Scientific Meetings

Oral presentation: Silva, C.M. 2020. Introduction of the GiGroup: Green Infrastructures Group of CERIS, IST. 
UNITE! Virtual Research Encounter, Roof, walls and open space – Green Infrastructures and Nature-based Solutions in urban areas, September.

Oral presentation: Teotónio, I. 2020. Economic evaluation of green roofs and green walls. UNITE! Virtual Research Encounter, Roof, walls and open space – Green Infrastructures and Nature-based Solutions in urban areas, September.

Oral presentation: Silva, J. 2020. Hydrological performance of green roofs in Mediterranean climates. UNITE! Virtual Research Encounter, Roof, walls and open space – Green Infrastructures and Nature-based Solutions in urban areas, September.

Oral presentation: Ferreira, J. 2020. Water treatment with green walls. UNITE! Virtual Research Encounter, Roof, walls and open space – Green Infrastructures and Nature-based Solutions in urban areas, September.

Oral presentation: Silva, C. M. 2020. Soluções de base natural. Congresso LiderA´20, Orientação e  certificação da sustentabilidade, Lisbon, January.

 

Accepted: Manso, M., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C.O. 2020.  Green roofs and green walls building benefits quantifications (in Portuguese). ENCORE 2020, 4º encontro de conservação e reabilitação de edifícios, LNEC, Lisboa, Portugal.

 

Accepted: Liberalesso, T., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C.O., Manso, M. 2020. Investors and users perception on the application of green roofs and green walls in buildings (in Portuguese). ENCORE 2020, 4º encontro de conservação e reabilitação de edifícios, LNEC, Lisboa, Portugal.

Accepted: Teotónio, I., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C.O., Manso, M. 2020.Vegetation in the rehabilitation of the urban build environment: economic evaluation (in Portuguese). ENCORE 2020, 4º encontro de conservação e reabilitação de edifícios, LNEC, Lisboa, Portugal.

Oral presentation: Silva, C.M., Cruz, C.O., Teotónio, I. 2019. Project GENESIS: An all-inclusive model to perform cost-benefit analysis of green roofs and walls. 7th International Conference on Sustainable Development ICSD 2019, Rome, Italy, September.

Oral Presentation: Teotónio, I., Cruz, C.O., Silva, C.M. 2019. What do we know about the economic value of Nature-Based Solutions: A review of literature. 7th International Conference on Sustainable Development, Rome, Italy, September.

Posters in Conferences

Theses

MSc dissertation: Geraldes, J., Cruz, C. O., Silva, C. M. Feasibility evaluation of green infrastructure application in hotels (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, 2020.

 

MSc dissertation: Carmo, C., Silva, C. M., Galvão, A. F., Green façades potential for greywater treatment (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, 2019.

MSc dissertation: Machado, J., Cruz, C. O., Sousa, V. Property market developments in Lisbon. Analysis of its determinants (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, 2019.

MSc dissertation: Martins, F., Cruz, C. O., Sousa, V. The effect of the crisis on the average price of housing in Lisbon (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, 2019.

MSc dissertation: Feliz, D., Cruz, C. O., Silva, C. M., Green roofs and green façades evaluation: Application to a public building in Lisbon (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon - Ongoing.

 

MSc dissertation: Ferreira, J., Silva, C. M., Galvão, A. F., Green façades with recycled materials for greywater treatment (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon - Ongoing.

MSc dissertation: Figueiredo, C., do Paço, T. A., Arsénio, P. Grass carpet development with native and drought resistant species for green roofs installation (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior de Agronomia, University of Lisbon, Lisbon – Ongoing.

MSc dissertation: Silva, M., do Paço, T. A., Soares, A. L. Sustainability of indirect green façades in Lisbon – Insights and Improvements (in Portuguese), Instituto Superior de Agronomia, University of Lisbon, Lisbon – Ongoing.

PhD dissertation: Teotónio, I., Cruz, C. O., Simões, N., Silva, C. M. The value of green roofs/façades: incorporating life cycle assessment and investors/users preferences in cost-benefit analysis, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon – Ongoing.

PhD dissertation: Liberalesso, T., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C. O. Economic analysis of green infrastructures: Evaluating uncertainty components, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon – Ongoing.

PhD dissertation: Augusto, B., Ferreira, J., Rafael, S., Should future cities be compact or sprawled? Development of an eco-indicator to assess future urban planning strategies, Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal – Ongoing.

PhD dissertation: Ascenso, A., Miranda, A. I., Roebeling, P. Nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation: impact on heat island effect and air quality, Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal – Ongoing.

Books

Chapter: Silva, C.M., Sousa, V., Meireles, I. Water Savings in Rainwater Harvesting Systems in Portugal: Influence of Weather and Type of Building. Frontiers in Civil Engineering, 2, 196-250 (55). https://doi.org/10.2174/9781681084831117020008.

Reports

Scientific report: CERIS DTC 28/2020. Manso, M., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C. O. WTP for green areas at home after confinement conditions. Lisbon, September, 2020.

Scientific report: CERIS DTC 27/2020. Liberalesso, T., Cruz, C. O., Silva, C. M. Green infrastructure as an investment opportunity to the accommodation sector on tourism and hospitality industry. Lisbon, September, 2020.

Scientific report: CERIS DTC 28/2019. Manso, M., Teotónio, I., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C. O., Liberalesso, T. Ecosystem services and costs of green roofs and green walls: Review. Lisbon, September, 2019.

Scientific report: CERIS DTC 27/2019. Liberalesso, T., Cruz, C. O., Silva, C. M., Manso, M. Public policies for green infrastructure promotion (in Portuguese). Lisbon, September, 2019.

 

Scientific report: CERIS DTC 26/2019. Teotónio, I., Silva, C. M., Cruz, C. O. Cost-benefit analysis of green roofs and walls: State of the art. Lisbon, September, 2019.