Ana Brito


Address: Instituto de Oceanografia
Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
Campo Grande, 1749–016 Lisboa, Portugal
Telephone: +351 21 750 0148
Fax: +351 21-750-0009

Short Biography: 

Ana Brito joined the Centre of Oceanography (FCUL) in January 2010 as Post-doc Fellow. Her PhD was awarded by the Edinburgh Napier University and her work was focused on the development of biogeochemical models. Currently, her research interests are related to the evaluation of the ecological quality of aquatic systems and the assessment of phytoplankton communities through remote sensing.


Center of Oceanography (CO)

The Centro de Oceanografia (CO) is a multidisciplinary research unit of the national R&D system, whose main host institution is the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (FCUL), the other host institution of this Centre being the University of Évora (UE).

The main research lines of the Centro de Oceanografia are the following: 

Faculty of Science of the University of Lisbon (FCUL)

The Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon was established by decree of 19th April 1911. From its establishment until 1985, the year the Faculty was transferred to the new facilities at Campo Grande, the Faculty of Sciences was based in the building where the Polytechnic School (Escola Politécnica) used to be. Before this School, since the beginning of the 17th century, other cultural and scientific preeminent institutions were settled there.


Center of Oceanography

C. Sá, D. D’Alimonte, A. Brito, T. Kajiyama, C. R. Mendes, V. J., P. B. Oliveira, J. C. B. da Silva, V., Vitorino, and V. Brotas, “Validation of Standard and Alternative Satellite Ocean-Colour Chlorophyll Products off Western Iberia,” Remote Sens. Environ., 2014, under revision