Position: Integrated Researcher with Doctoral Degree

Academic background:
PhD in Engineering (Tohoku University, Japan, 2008);
MSc in Engineering (Tohoku University, Japan, 2005);
License Degree in Geophysical Sciences – Meteorology/Oceanography (University of Lisbon, 2001).

Research GroupMOPT, RISKam

Email: angela.santos@campus.ul.pt

Research interests: Tsunami science (mechanisms of generation, numerical modeling, filed survey, hazard and risk assessment); Emergency planning (evacuation exercises and simulations); Disaster prevention, mitigation and management

ORCID: 0000-0002-9182-7331

Ciência Vitae: 201A-5650-8D35


Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan, Tohoku University (2003 – 2008);
Postdoctoral fellow, FCT, Portugal, no Centro de Geofísica da Universidade de Évora (2009-2010);
Postdoctoral fellow, FCT, Portugal no Centro de Estudos Geográficos do Instituto de Geografia e Ordenamento do Território da Universidade de Lisboa (CEG/IGOT-UL) (2012-2019).

Research Encouragement Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers, (2008);
Images of Risk Award, ESREL (2016);
Prémio Ciência 2017, RISCOS (2018).

Angela is a researcher at CEG/IGOT-UL since 2011 where she has been developing several scientific activities, including PI of the Tsurima Project (FCT), with final classifications of “A” (2012-2015). She also has participated in several consulting projects. Since 2019 was hired as a researcher of IGOT (DL-57).
She has more than 30 publications (last 5 years), among papers, chapter of books and conferences.