Publications

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.org/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.org/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.org/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

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

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

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

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

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

Fonseca JNB, Oliveira Panao MJN. (2017). Monte Carlo housing stock model to predict the energy performance indicators, Energy and Buildings, 152, pp. 503-515

Nunes P, Brito MC. Displacing natural gas with electric vehicles for grid stabilization. Energy. 2017;141:87-96. doi:10.1016/j.energy.2017.09.064

Figueiredo R, Nunes P, Brito MC. The feasibility of solar parking lots for electric vehicles. Energy. 2017;140:1182-1197. doi:10.1016/j.energy.2017.09.024

Brito MC, Freitas S, Guimarães S, Catita C, Redweik P. The importance of facades for the solar PV potential of a Mediterranean city using LiDAR data. Renew Energy. 2017;111:85-94. doi:10.1016/j.renene.2017.03.085

Correia JM, Bastos A, Brito MC, Trigo RM. The influence of the main large-scale circulation patterns on wind power production in Portugal. Renew Energy. 2017;102:214-223. doi:10.1016/j.renene.2016.10.002

Frazão M, Silva JA, Lobato K, Serra JM. Electroluminescence of silicon solar cells using a consumer grade digital camera. Measurement. 2017; 99, 7-12. doi: 10.1016/j.measurement.2016.12.017

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

Santos-Panqueva Y, Guerrero-Fajardo CA, Cuevas-Rodriguez EO, Picos-Corrales LA, Silva CM, Contreras-Andrade I. Production of Bio-ethylene From Wastes of Microalgae to Biodiesel Biorefinery. Waste and Biomass Valorization, 2017; 1: 1-10. doi: 10.1007/s12649-017-0064-1