Gabriel Pita

  • PhD in Engineering Sciences, IST-UL (1988);
  • MSc in Mechanical Engineering, IST-UL (1975).

Main professional achievements and research interests:

  • Assistant Professor in the Departament of Mechanical Engineering (IST-UL) since desde 1988;
  • Research Assistant in the Departament of Mechanical Engineering (IST-UL) (1975-1988);
  • Teaching of the Courses of Thermodynamics, Physical Ecology, Heat and Mass Transfer and Data Acquisition
  • Supervisor of a PhD Dissertation and six MSc Dissertations 
  • Research interests: Heat and mass budgets in Different Ecosystems, Carbon and water cycles and productivity of forest ecosystems: modeling, use of remote sensing information, eddy covariance fluxes, carbon balances.