Publications

2019

Amaro e Silva RBrito MC (2019) Spatio-temporal PV forecasting sensitivity to modules’ tilt and orientation, Applied Energy, 255, 113807. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113807

Amaro e Silva R, Haupt SE, Brito MC (2019) A regime-based approach for integrating wind information in spatiooral solar forecasting models, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 11 (5), 056102. DOI: 10.1063/1.5098763

Arcentales D, Silva C (2019) Exploring the introduction of plug-in hybrid flex-fuel vehicles in Ecuador, Energies, 12 (11), 2244. DOI: 10.3390/en12122244

Baptista JM, Sagu JS, KG UW, Lobato K (2019) State-of-the-art materials for high power and high energy supercapacitors: Performance metrics and obstacles for the transition from lab to industrial scale – A critical approach, Chemical Engineering Journal, 374, 1153-1179. DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2019.05.207

Brito MCAmaro e Silva R (2019) A sinusoidal model to assess PV generation from daily irradiation data, 11 (5), 053502. DOI: 10.1063/1.5115354

Brito MCPo JMPereira D, Simoes F, Rodriguez R, Amador JC (2019) Passive solar tracker based in the differential thermal expansion of vertical strips, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 11 (4), 043701. DOI: 10.1063/1.5100492

Brito MCRedweik PCatita CFreitas SSantos M (2019) 3D solar potential in the urban environment: A case study in Lisbon, Energies, 12 (18), 3457. DOI: 10.3390/en12183457

Figueiredo RNunes P, Meireles M, Madaleno M, Brito MC (2019) Replacing coal-fired power plants by photovoltaics in the Portuguese electricity system, Journal of Cleaner Production, 222, 129-142. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.02.217

Freitas SBrito MC (2019) Non-cumulative only solar photovoltaics for electricity load-matching, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 109, 271-283. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2019.04.038

Moura R, Brito MC (2019) Prosumer aggregation policies, country experience and business models, Energy Policy, 132, 820-830. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2019.06.053

Narvarte L, Almeida RH, Carrêlo IB, Rodríguez L, Carrasco LM, Martinez-Moreno F (2019) On the number of PV modules in series for large-power irrigation systems, Energy Conversion and Management, 186, 516-525. DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2019.03.001

Nunes P, Pinheiro F, Brito MC (2019) The effects of environmental transport policies on the environment, economy and employment in Portugal, Journal of Cleaner Production, 213, 428-439. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.12.166

Oliveira Panão MJN, Carreira RFC, Brito MC (2019) Determining the shading correction factor using a smartphone camera with a fisheye lens, Solar Energy, 190, 596-607. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2019.08.047

Oliveira Panão MJNMateus NMCarrilho da Graça G (2019) Measured and modeled performance of internal mass as a thermal energy battery for energy flexible residential buildings, Applied Energy, 252-267. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.01.200

Ortigueira J, Martins L, Pacheco M, Silva C, Moura P (2019) Improving the non-sterile food waste bioconversion to hydrogen by microwave pretreatment and bioaugmentation with Clostridium butyricum, Waste Management, 88, 226-235. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2019.03.021

Pacheco R, Silva C (2019) Global Warming Potential of Biomass-to-Ethanol: Review and Sensitivity Analysis through a Case Study, Energies, 12 (13), 2535. DOI: 10.3390/en12132535

Reis V, Almeida RHSilva JABrito MC (2019) Demand aggregation for photovoltaic self-consumption, Energy Reports, 5, 54-61. DOI: 10.1016/j.egyr.2018.11.002

Santos-Panqueva Y, Guerrero-Fajardo CA, Cuevas-Rodriguez EO, Picos-Corrales LA, Silva CM, Contreras-Andrade I (2019) Production of Bio-ethylene From Wastes of Microalgae to Biodiesel Biorefinery, Water and Biomass Valorization, 10 (2), 377-386. DOI: 10.1007/s12649-017-0064-1

Tato JH, Brito MC (2019) Using Smart Persistence and Random Forests to Predict Photovoltaic Energy Production, Energies, 12 (1), 100. DOI: 10.3390/en12010100

 

2018

Almeida RH, Narvarte L, Lorenzo E (2018) PV arrays with delta structures for constant irradiance daily profiles, Solar Energy, 171, 23-30. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2018.06.066

Amaro e Silva R, Monteiro Baptista J, Brito MC. (2018) Data-driven estimation of expected photovoltaic generation. Sol Energy. 166:116-122. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2018.03.03

Amaro e Silva R, Brito MC.  (2018) Impact of network layout and time resolution on spatio-temporal solar forecasting. Sol Energy. 163:329-337. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2018.01.095

Bellanger P, Slaoui A, Roques S, Ulyashin AG, Debucquoy M, Straboni A, Sow A,  Salinesi Y, Costa ISerra JM. (2018) Silicon foil solar cells on low cost supports. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy.  10(2). DOI: 10.1063/1.5012744

Carrilho da Graça G. (2018) A technical note on simplified modeling of turbulent mixing in wind-driven single sided ventilation. Building and Environment. 131. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.01.014

Figueiredo R, Nunes P, Brito MC (2018) Multiyear calibration of simulations of energy systems, Energy. 157:932-939. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.05.188

Freitas S, Santos T, Brito MC. (2018) Impact of large scale PV deployment in the sizing of urban distribution transformers. Renew Energy. 119:767-776. DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2017.10.096

Freitas S, Reinhart C, Brito MC. (2018) Minimizing storage needs for large scale photovoltaics in the urban environment. Sol Energy. 159:375-389. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2017.11.011

Lorenzo C, Almeida RH, Martínez-Núñez M, Narvarte L, Carrasco LM (2018) Economic assessment of large power photovoltaic irrigation systems in the ECOWAS region, Energy, 155, 992-1003. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.05.066

Martins NR, Carrilho da Graça G. (2018) Impact of PM2.5 in indoor urban environments: a review, Sustainable Cities and Society.  DOI: 10.1016/j.scs.2018.07.011

Martins NRCarrilho da Graça G. (2018) Effects of airborne fine particle pollution on the usability of natural ventilation in office buildings in three megacities in Asia. Renewable Energy.  DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2017.10.089

Oliveira Panão MJN, Brito MC.  (2018) Modelling aggregate hourly electricity consumption based on bottom-up building stock, Energy and Buildings.  170: 170-182. DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.04.010

Ortigueira J, Silva CM, Moura P. (2018) Assessment of the adequacy of different Mediterranean waste biomass types for fermentative hydrogen production and the particular advantage of carob (Ceratonia siliqua L.) pulp. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy  43(16):7773-7783. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2018.03.024

Paixão SM, Alves L, Pacheco R, Silva CM.  (2018) Evaluation of Jerusalem artichoke as a sustainable energy crop to bioethanol: energy and CO2eq emissions modeling for an industrial scenario. Energy 150:468-481. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.02.145

Pinto JF, Carrilho da Graça G. (2018) Comparison between geothermal district heating and deep energy refurbishment of residential building districts. Sustainable Cities and Society.  38. DOI: 10.1016/j.scs.2018.01.008

Policarpo NA, Silva CM, Lopes TFA, dos Santos Araújo R, Cavalcante FSÁ et al. (2018) Road vehicle emission inventory of a Brazilian metropolitan area and insights for other emerging economies. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 58:172-185. DOI: 10.1016/j.trd.2017.12.004

Ribau JP, Vieira SM, Silva CM. (2018) Selecting sustainable electric bus powertrains using multipreference evolutionary algorithms. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation. 12:592-612. DOI: 10.1080/15568318.2017.1418464

Serra FC, Silva JA, Serra JM, Vallêra AM. (2018) Silicon on Dust Substrate: The Effect of Powder Size on Ribbon Production. Phys. Status Solidi A. 1701052. DOI: 10.1002/pssa.201701052

Siopa D, Nunes R, Martins MSCS Santos, Lobato K, Gomes A.  (2018) The role of ethanol-water solvent mixtures in N719 sensitization of electrodeposited ZnO nanorods. J Solid State Electrochem. DOI: 10.1007/s10008-018-3985-0

Silva JA, Amaro e Silva R, Peral A, del Cañizo C. (2018) A one step method to produce boron emitters. Phys. Status Solidi A. 1701076. DOI: 10.1002/pssa.201701076

Solano JC, Brito MC, Caamano-Martin E (2018) Impact of fixed charges on the viability of self-consumption photovoltaics, Energy Policy, 122, 322-331. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2018.07.059

 

2017

Brito MCFreitas SGuimarães SCatita CRedweik P (2017) The importance of facades for the solar PV potential of a Mediterranean city using LiDAR data, Renewable Energy, 111, 85-94. DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2017.03.085

Correia JM, Bastos A, Brito MCTrigo RM (2017) The influence of the main large-scale circulation patterns on wind power production in Portugal, Renewable Energy, 102 A, 214-223. DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2016.10.002

Figueiredo RNunes PBrito MC (2017) The feasibility of solarparking lots for electric vehicles, Energy, 140 (1), 1182-1197. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2017.09.024

Fonseca JNB, Panão MJNO (2017) Monte Carlo housing stock model to predict the energy performance indicators, Energy and Buildings, 152, 503-515. DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.07.059

Frazão M, Silva JALobato KSerra JM (2017) Electroluminescence of silicon solar cells using a consumer grade digital camera, Measurement, 99, 7-12. DOI: 10.1016/j.measurement.2016.12.017

Martins NR, Carrilho da Graça G. (2017) Impact of outdoor PM2.5 on natural ventilation usability in California’s nondomestic buildings. Applied Energy, 189. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.12.103

Martins NR, Carrilho da Graça G. (2017) Simulation of the effect of fine particle pollution on the potential for natural ventilation of non-domestic buildings in European cities. Building and Environment, 115. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2017.01.030

Mateus NM, Carrilho da Graça G. (2017) Simulated and measured performance of displacement ventilation systems in large rooms, Building and Environment, 114: 470-482. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2017.01.002

Nunes PBrito MC (2017) Displacing natural gas with electric vehicles for grid stabilization, Energy, 141, 87-96. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2017.09.064

Santos-Panqueva Y, Guerrero-Fajardo CA, Cuevas-Rodriguez EO, Picos-Corrales LA, Silva CM, Contreras-Andrade I (2017, online early) Production of Bio-ethylene From Wastes of Microalgae to Biodiesel Biorefinery, Waste Biomass Valorization. DOI: 10.1007/s12649-017-0064-1

Serra FC, Silva JA, Vallera AM, Serra JM. (2017) CVD silicon film growth on powder substrates using an inline optical system. Energy Procedia, 124. DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.09.347

Serra JM, Alves JM, Vallera AM. (2017) Progress and challenges for cost effective kerfless Silicon crystal growth for PV application, Journal of Crystal Growth.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2016.09.060

Vale S, Heber L, Coelho PJ, Silva CM (2017) Parametric study of a thermoelectric generator system for exhaust gas energy recovery in diesel road freight transportation, Energy Conversion and Management, 133, 167-177. DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2016.11.064