PhD student in Geophysics, Earth Systems Doctoral Program
Graduation: MSc in Mining and Geological Engineering (FEUP, 2010)

Scientific interests: Ambient noise tomography, Surface Waves Tomography, Earth Structure, Ambient Noise Sources

E-mail: jfcarvalho@fc.ul.pt


PUBLICATIONS IN PEER REVIEWED JOURNALS

Joana F. Carvalho, Paula Teves-Costa, Luis Almeida and Isabel Moitinho de Almeida (2016). Seismic susceptibility map for Cascais County (Portugal): a simple approach. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment. doi.org/10.1007/s10064-016-0863-9.

Joana F. Carvalho, Graça Silveira, Martin Schimmel and Eleonore Stutzmann. Characterization of microseismic noise in Cape Verde (Under Review). Bulletin of Seismological Society of America.

Joana F. Carvalho, Raffaele Bonadio, Graça Silveira, Sergei Lebedev, João Mata, Pierre Arroucau, Thomas Meier, Nicholas L. Celli. High temperature in the upper mantle and transition zone beneath the Cape Verde Hotspot (Under review). Earth and Planetary Science Letters.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Carvalho JF, Bonadio R, Silveira G, Lebedev S, Arroucau P. (2018) Surface-wave imaging of Cape Verde crust and upper mantle. The European Seismological Commission 36th General Assembly (ESC2018), Valletta – Malta, 2 – 7 September (Poster Presentation).

Silveira G, Carvalho JF, Matias M, Stutzmann E, Schimmel M. (2018). Secondary microseism polarization in Macaronesia (North Atlantic). The European Seismological Commission 36th General Assembly (ESC2018), Valletta – Malta, 2 – 7 September (Poster Presentation).

Silveira G, Carvalho JF, Mata J, Madeira J, Neves M. (2018). Shallow crustal structure of Fogo island (Cape Verde) from ambient seismic noise. The European Seismological Commission 36th General Assembly (ESC2018), Valletta – Malta, 2 – 7 September (Poster Presentation).

Carvalho JF, Silveira G, Schimmel M, Stutzmann E (2018) Secondary microseism sources in Cape Verde archipelago. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018. Vienna, 8 – 13 April (Poster presentation and Outstanding Student Poster contest).

Carvalho JF, Silveira G, Schimmel M, Custódio S (2017) Análise da Polarização do ruído sísmico ambiente registado numa rede temporária em Cabo Verde. 10th APMG Symposium. Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, 20 to 22 of March of 2017 (oral presentation).

Teves-Costa P., Carvalho J.F., Madeira J. (2016). Seismic characterization of Azorean soils – A review. International Workshop on Natural Hazards – NatHaz16 under the theme ” Soil characterization and site effects”.

Carvalho J.F., Borges J., Carvalho A. (2016). Leis de atenuação para os solos do Arqueipélago dos Açores para sismos de baixa magnitude (M<5) – estimativa do factor de decaimento espectral k. 10º Congresso Nacional de Sismologia e Engenharia Sísmica.

Custódio S, Arroucau P, Antunes V, Carvalho JF (2015) Can small earthquakes help to understand lithospheric deformation in slowly deforming regions? A case study from Portugal, western Europe. ORFEUS meeting, 21-24 September, Bucharest, Romania (poster).

Teves-Costa P, Carvalho JF, Madeira J (2015) Azorean Soils Characterization, 9th APMG Symposium, 16-18 March 2015, Tavira, Portugal (oral presentation).

Teves-Costa P, Carvalho JF, Madeira J (2014)1D numerical modeling of the Azores central group islands soils, 9th National Conference on Seismology and Earthquake Engineering, 26-28 November 2014, Lisbon (oral presentation).

Teves-Costa P, Carvalho JF, Rodrigues I (2014), Characterization of code soil profiles for Terceira Island (Azores, Portugal) 2nd European Conference of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, 24-29 August 2014, Istanbul, Turkey (poster).

Carvalho JF, Teves-Costa P, Almeida L (2014), Characterization of Cascais county surface formations using microtremor measurements. 2ndEuropean Conference of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, 24-29 August 2014, Istanbul, Turkey (poster).

Carvalho JF, Almeida L, Teves-Costa P, Almeida IM (2014). Estimation of velocity profiles in Cascais Municipality using seismic refraction measurements, Luso-Spanish Assembly of Geophysics and Geodesy, 29-31 January 2014, Évora, Portugal (poster).

Carvalho JF, Teves-Costa P (2013). Seismic Zonation of Downtown Cascais using HVSR records. 8th APMG Symposium, 18-20 March 2013, Ericeira, Portugal (oral presentation).

Carvalho JF, Góis J, Rodrigues JF (2011). Characterizaton of the fracturation of a granitic rock mass using circular statistics. The engineering as a lever to the development and sustainability. 6th CLME Symposium, 29 August-2 September 2011, Maputo, Moçambique (oral presentation).