The faces behind the project
Given the trans-disciplinary nature of green infrastructure, we are a multidisciplinary research team, with complementary expertise in estimating green roofs/walls environmental, economic and social benefits and performing accurate cost-benefit analysis. Team members' expertise covers:
- Green roofs and walls technology
- Decision and management
- Landscape planning
- Sustainability assessment
- Environmental psychology
- Building physics
- Water retention, management and treatment
- Native plants
- Air quality and heat island effect based on local scales atmospheric modelling
Research Unit 1.
Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa - Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Georesources
Research Unit 2.
Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Lisboa - Department of Sciences and Engineering of Biosystems
Research Unit 3.
Universidade de Aveiro - Department of Environment and Planning