The Laboratory for Systems, Instrumentation and Modeling in Science and Technology for Space and the Environment (SIM), is a research center established in 2003, associated with the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (FCUL) and funded by "Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia" thought its "Programa de Financiamento Plurianual".
The SIM laboratory has two research groups (ICSEO and CCIAM) that includes researchers from the University of Lisbon and the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP) that provide the facilities, infrastructure and technical collaboration to accomplish our research goals.
Filipe D. Santos will coordinate the national coastal zones strategy
From Tuesday 25th of February 2014 to Friday 25th of April 2014
The Portuguese Environment Ministry invited Professor Filipe Duarte Santos to coordinate the team responsible for the national costal zones strategy.
IPCC Working Group II Contribution to AR5
The 10th Session of Working Group II (WGII-10) was held from 25 to 29 March 2014 in Yokohama, Japan. At the Session, the Summary for Policymakers (SPM) of the Working Group II contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (WGII AR5) was approved and the underlying scientific and technical assessment accepted. More information here