Publications

Our Research Group publishes a wide range of research articles, working papers, and other publications. These are either available to download through our website, or an appropriate link to the full content has been provided.

 

Research Articles

 

Niza, S., Ferreira, D., Mourão, J., Almeida, P., Marat-Mendes, T. (2016), Lisbon’s womb: an approach to the city metabolism in the turn to the twentieth century

 

Marat-Mendes, T., Mourão, J., Almeida, P., Niza, S. (2015) Água corrente (não) mata gente. Caracterização do abastecimento de água, salubridade, cultivos e alimentação das dezasseis sedes de concelho da Área Metropolitana de Lisboa em 1940. [In Portuguese]

 

Pina, A., Ferrão, P., Ferreira, D., Santos, L., Monit, M., Rodrigues, J., Niza, S. (2015), The physical structure of urban economies — Comparative assessment.

 

Niza, S., Santos, E., Costa, I., Ribeiro, P., Ferrão, P. (2014), Extended producer responsibility policy in Portugal: a strategy towards improving waste management performance. 

 

Rosado, L., Niza, S., Ferrão, P. (2014), A material flow accounting case study of the Lisbon Metropolitan Area using the Urban Metabolism Analyst method. 

 

Marteleira, R., Pinto, G., Niza, S., (2014), Regional Water Flows – Assessing opportunities for sustainable management.

 
Patricio, J., Costa, I., Niza, S. (2014), Urban material cycle closing – Assessment of industrial waste management in Lisbon Region.

 

Marat-Mendes, T., Mourão, J., D’Almeida, P., Niza, S., Ferreira, D. (2014), Água dá, água leva [In Portuguese]

 

Pina, A., Baptista, P., Silva, C., Ferrão P., (2013) Energy reduction and environmental benefits potential from the shift to electric vehicles: the Flores island case study.

 

Costa, I., Massard, G., Agarwal, A. (2010), Waste management policies for industrial symbiosis development: case studies in European countries.

 

Costa, I., Ferrão, P. (2010), A case study of industrial symbiosis development using a middle-out approach.

 

Costa, I., Ferrão,P. (2010),  Crossroads between Resource Recovery and Industrial Symbiosis Networks. Regional Development Dialogue, Vol. 1, Nº2.

 

Niza, S., Rosado, L., Ferrão, P. (2009), Methodological Advances in Urban Material Flow Accounting based on Lisbon Case Study.

 

Behrens, A., Giljum, S., Kovanda, J., Niza, S. (2007), The material basis of the global economy: Worldwide patterns of natural resource extraction and their implications for sustainable resource use policies.

 

Niza, S., Ferrão, P. (2006), A transitional economy’s metabolism: The case of Portugal.

  

 

 

Conference Papers

 

Fumega, J.,Niza, S., Ferrão, P. (2014), Identification Of Urban Typologies Through The Use Of Urban Form Metrics For Urban Energy And Climate Change Analysis.

 

Amado, A., Barros, A., Niza, S. (2014), Resource policies in Lisbon Metropolitan Area

   

Niza, S., Ferreira, D., Marat-Mendes, T., Mourão J., D’Almeida, P. (2014), The metabolic behaviour of Lisbon district from the pre-industrial period to the present 

 

Marat-Mendes, T., D’Almeida, P., Mourão J., Niza, S., Ferreira, D. (2014)  Mapping Lisbon Agriculture (1898-1911)

 

Amado, A., Ferreira, D., Fumega, J., Niza, S. (2013) Relations between Land use and Urban Metabolism in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area

 

Pombeiro, H., Amado, A., Niza, S., Silva, C. (2013) Towards sustainable energy systems in urban areas: evaluation of current policies in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area

 

Marat-Mendes, T., Niza, S., Rosado, L, Mourão, J., D´Almeida, P., Ferreira, D. (2013) The urban metabolism role in the future of urban planning

 

Amado, A., Niza, S. (2013), Políticas de gestão integrada de recursos em áreas urbanas – caso de estudo da Área Metropolitana de Lisboa

 

Niza, S., Pina, A., Ferreira, D., Santos, L., Ferrão, P. (2013), The physical structure of urban economies – comparative assessment

 

 

 

 

Working Papers

 

 

Niza, S., Ribeiro, P., Ferrão, P. (2013), From “waste push” to “waste pull” strategies: contributions to the Portuguese Waste Management Plan 

 

Niza, S., Rosado, L., Pina, A., Ferrão, P. (2013), Towards a standard method for urban material flow accounting (Chapter 2) – In:  Illities and Indwelling – emerging issues in innovation, technology and policy research. A collection of selected Research Essays. IN+/IST: Lisboa.

 

Ferrão, P., Niza, S., Pina, A. (2013), Urban metabolism and sustainable cities (Chapter 16) – In:  Illities and Indwelling – emerging issues in innovation, technology and policy research. A collection of selected Research Essays. IN+/IST: Lisboa.

 

 

 

Books

 

Ferrão, P., Fumega, J., Gomes, N., Niza, S., Pina, A., Santos, L. (2014), Urban Metabolism of Six Asian Cities, Asian Development Bank

 

Ferrão, P., Fernández,J., (2013), Sustainable Urban Metabolism, MIT Press Books, ISBN:9780262019361

 

 

 

Reports

 

 

 

 

 

Articles in Magazines

 

Amado, A., Niza, S., Almeida, M., Monteiro, S. (2016), SouthZEB: formação de profissionais para a conceção, construção e manutenção de edifícios nZEB

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