Associate Professor
Department of Geographic Engineering, Geophysics and Energy, FCUL
PhD in Geographical Engineering, 1999.
Remote Sensing, SAR, Geodetic deformation measurements.
Scopus Author ID: 35727577400
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1028-4644
http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-4811-2008


MAIN PUBLICATIONS

[64] Mateus, P., Catalao, J., Nico, G., 2017. Sentinel-1 Interferometric SAR Mapping of Precipitable water vapor over a contry-spanning área. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol. 55, No 5, may 2017.

[63] Benevides, P.; Nico, G.; Catalao, J., Miranda. PM, 2017. Analysis of Galileo and GPS Integration for GNSS Tomography. Ieee Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, vol. 55, 4, pp: 1936-1943. doi:10.1109/TGRS.2016.2631449

[62] Mora, Carla; Javier Jimenez, Juan; Pina, Pedro; Catalão, J., Vieira, G., 2017. Evaluation of single-band snow-patch mapping using high-resolution microwave remote sensing: an application in the maritime Antarctic. Cryosphere, Vol 11, 1, pp 139-155. doi: 10.5194/tc-11-139-2017

[61] Mateus, R. Tomé, G. Nico, and J. Catalão, “Three-Dimensional Variational Assimilation of InSAR PWV Using the WRFDA Model,” IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, vol. 54, no. 12, pp. 7323–7330, 2016.

[60] Catalão, J., Nico, G., 2017. Multitemporal backscattering logistic analysis for intertidal bathymetry. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 10.1109/TGRS.2016.2619067

[59] Rolim, J., Navarro, A., Saraiva, C., Catalão, J. , 2016. A synergistic approach using optical and SAR data to estimate crop’s irrigation requirements. Proc. SPIE 9998, Remote Sensing for Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Hydrology XVIII, 99980W (October 25, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2241054.

[58] Mateus, P., Laura S. Borma, Ricardo D. da Silva, Giovanni Nico & João Catalão 2016. Assessment of two techniques to merge ground-based and TRMM rainfall measurements: a case study about Brazilian Amazon Rainforest, GIScience & Remote Sensing, doi:/10.1080/15481603.2016.1228161.

[57] Navarro, A., J. Rolim, I. Miguel, J. Catalão, J. Silva, M. Painho, Z. Vekerdy, 2016. Crop Monitoring Based on SPOT-5 Take-5 and Sentinel-1A Data for the Estimation of Crop Water Requirements. Remote Sens. 2016, 8(6), 525; doi: 10.3390/rs8060525

[56] Rolim, J., Teixeira, J. L., Catalão, J., and Shahidian, S., 2016. The Impacts of Climate Change on Irrigated Agriculture in Southern Portugal. Irrigation and Drainage, doi: 10.1002/ird.1996.

[55] Catalão, J., Nico, G. Lolino, P. Conde, V., Garuso, G. , Silva, C., 2016. Integration of InSAR analysis and numerical modeling for the assessment of ground subsidence in the city of Lisbon, Portugal. IEEE Journal Of Selected Topics In Applied Earth Observations And Remote Sensing, Vol. 9, N. 4, April, 2016, pp 1663-1673, doi:10.1109/JSTARS.2015.2428615

[54] Sibrant, A. L. R., F. O. Marques, A. Hildenbrand, T. Boulesteix, A. C. G. Costa, and J. Catalão (2016), Deformation in a hyperslow oceanic rift: Insights from the tectonics of the São Miguel Island (Terceira Rift, Azores), Tectonics, 35, 425–446, doi:10.1002/2015TC003886.

[53] Benevides, P., Catalao, J., and Miranda, P. M. A.: On the inclusion of GPS precipitable water vapour in the nowcasting of rainfall, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 2605-2616, doi:10.5194/nhess-15-2605-2015, 2015.

[52] Benevides,P.,Nico, G.,Catalao, J.,Miranda, P. M. A, 2015. Bridging InSAR and GPS Tomography: A New Differential Geometrical Constraint. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol:PP, Issue: 99, doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2015.2463263.

[51] Benevides, P., Catalao, J., Nico, G., Miranda, P.M.A. Miranda, 2015. Inclusion of high resolution MODIS maps on a 3D tropospheric water vapor GPS tomography model. Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XX, edited by Adolfo Comerón, Evgueni I. Kassianov, Klaus Schäfer, Richard H. Picard, Konradin Weber, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 9640, 96400R 2015. doi: 10.1117/12.2194857 (Best student Paper).

[50] Reis, A.R. ; Catalao, J. ; Vieira, G ; Nico, G, 2015. Mitigation of atmospheric phase delay in InSAR time series using ERA-interim model, GPS and MODIS data: Application to the permafrost deformation in Hurd Peninsula, Antarctica.  Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2015 IEEE International, 26-31 July 2015, pp. 3454-3457.

[49] Benevides, Pedro ; Nico, Giovanni ; Catalao, Joao ; Miranda, Pedro, 2015. Can Galileo increase the accuracy and spatial resolution of the 3D tropospheric water vapour reconstruction by GPS tomography? Publication Year: 2015, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2015 IEEE International, 26-31 July 2015, pp. 3603- 3606

[48] Benevides, Pedro ; Nico, Giovanni ; Catalao, Joao ; Miranda, Pedro, 2015. Merging SAR interferometry and GPS tomography for high-resolution mapping of 3D tropospheric water vapour. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2015 IEEE International, 26-31 July 2015, pp. 3607- 3610.

[47] Catalão, J., Nico, G. Lolino, P. Conde, V., Garuso, G. , Silva, C., 2015. Integration of InSAR analysis and numerical modeling for the assessment of ground subsidence in the city of Lisbon, Portugal. IEEE Journal Of Selected Topics In Applied Earth Observations And Remote Sensing, Vol. PP, Issue 99, 1-11, doi:10.1109/JSTARS.2015.2428615

[46] Mateus, P., Nico G., Catalão, J., 2015. Uncertainty assessment of the estimated Atmospheric delay obtained by a Numerical Weather Model (NMW). IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol. 53, no. 12, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2015.2446758.

[45] Sibrant, A.L.R., A. Hildenbranda, F.O. Marques, B. Weiss, T. Boulesteixe, C. Hübscherd, T. Lüdmannf, A.C.G. Costa, J.Catalão, 2015. Morpho-structural evolution of a volcanic island developed inside an active oceanic rift: S. Miguel Island (Terceira Rift, Azores).Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Vol. 301, pp 90-106, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2015.04.011

[44] Marques, F.O., Catalão, J., Hildenbrand, A, Madureira, P., 2015. Groundmotion and tectonics in the Terceira Island: Tectonomagmatic interactions in an oceanic rift (Terceira Rift, Azores Triple Junction), Tectonophysics (2015), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.02.026

[43] Rilo, Ana; Freire, Paula; Mendes, Ricardo Nogueira, Ceia, RodrigoCatalão, J.Taborda, RuiMelo, RicardoCaçador, MI, Freitas, MC, Fortunato, AB, 2014. Methodological framework for the definition and demarcation of the highest astronomical tide line in estuaries: the case of Tagus Estuary (Portugal). Revista de Gestão Costeira Integrada Volume: 14 Issue: 1 Pages: 95-107 Published: 2014-03, DOI: 10.5894/rgci450.

[42] Benevides, P., Catalão, J., Miranda. P., 2014. Experimental GNSS tomography study in Lisbon (Portugal). Fisica de la Tierra, Vol. 26, 65-79. http://dx.doi.org/10.5209/rev_FITE.2014.v26.46972.

[41] Oliveira, S. C., J. L. Zêzere, Catalão,J.,  G. Nico, 2014. The contribution of PSInSAR interferometry to landslide hazard in weak rock-dominated areas. Landslides, DOI 10.1007/s10346-014-0522-9.

[40] Marques, F.O., Catalão, J., Hildenbrand, A., Costa, A.C.G., Dias, N.A., 2014. The 1998 Faial earthquake, Azores: Evidence for a transform fault associated with the Nubia-Eurasia plate boundary?. Tectonophysics 633 (2014) 115-125, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2014.06.024.

[39] Mateus, P., Nico, G.,Catalão, J., 2014. Maps of PWV Temporal Changes by SAR Interferometry: A Study on the Properties of Atmosphere’s Temperature Profiles.IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 11, No. 12, Dec 2014, doi:10.1109/LGRS.2014.2318993

[38] Benevides, P., Catalão, J., P. Miranda and M. J. Chinita, 2013. Analysis of the relation between GPS tropospheric delay and intense precipitation, Proc. SPIE 8890, Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVIII; and Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems XVI, 88900Y (October 17, 2013), doi:10.1117/12.2028732.

[37] Marques, FO, Catalão, J, DeMets, C., Costa, ACG, Hildenbrand, A., 2013. GPS and tectonic evidence for a difuse plate boundary at the Azores triple Junction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 381, 177-187, IF=4.349, Q1.

[36] Silva, A.N., Taborda, R., Antunes, C., Catalão, J. and Duarte, J. 2013. Understanding the coastal variability at Norte beach, Portugal. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue No. 65, pp. 2173-2178, ISSN 0749-0208.201

[35] Mateus, P., Nico, G., Tomé, R., Catalao, J. Miranda, P. M. A., 2013. Experimental Study on the Atmospheric Delay Based on GPS, SAR Interferometry, and Numerical Weather Model Data. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol. 51, no. 1, January 2013.

[34] Mateus, P.; Nico, G.; Catalao, J., 2013. Can spaceborne SAR interferometry be used to study the temporal evolution of PWV? ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH Volume: 119 Pages: 70-80 Published: JAN 2013. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2011.10.002.

[33] Represas, P., Catalão, J., Montesinos, F. G., Madeira, J., Mata, J., Antunes, C. and Moreira, M., 2012. Constraints on the structure of Maio Island (Cape Verde) by a three-dimensional gravity model: imaging partially exhumed magma chambers. Geophysical Journal International, 190: 931–940. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05536.x

[32] Hildenbrand, A., Ornelas F., Catalão, J., Catita, C., Costa, C., 2012.Large-scale active slump of the southeastern flank of Pico Island, Azores. Geology, October 2012, v. 40, p. 939-942, first published on August 9, 2012, doi:10.1130/G33303.1

[31] Mateus, P., Nico, G., Catalão, J., 2012. Using Terrasar-x SAR interferometric data to derive maps of the atmospheric wet phase delay. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2012 IEEE International, Munich, July 2012, pp3819 – 3822 , doi: 10.1109/IGARSS.2012.6350580.

[30] Soares, F., Catalão, J., Nico, G., 2012. Using k-means and morphological segmentation for intertidal flats recognition. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2012, Munich, July 2012, pp 764 – 767, doi:10.1109/IGARSS.2012.6351452 

[29] Miranda, J.M., Navarro, A., Catalao, J., Fernandes, RMS., 2012. Surface Displacement field at Terceira Island deduced from repeated GPS measurements. JVGR, Volumes 217–218, 1 March 2012, Pages 1–7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2011.10.009.

[28] Rolim, J., Catalão, J., Teixeira, J.L., 2011. The influence of different methods of interpolating spatial meteorological data on calculated irrigation requirements. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 27(6): 979-989.

[27] G. Nico, R. Tomé, J. Catalão, P.M.A. Miranda, 2011. On the use of the WRF model to mitigate tropospheric phase delay effects in SAR interferograms. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol. 49, Issue 12, 4970 – 4976, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2011.2157511

[26] Catalão, J., G. Nico, R. Hanssen, C. Catita, 2010. Merging GPS and atmospherically corrected InSAR data to map 3D terrain displacement velocity. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Volume: 49, Issue: 6, Part: 2,doi:10.1109/TGRS.2010.2091963.

[25] Nico, G., R. Omé, J. Catalão, P.M.A. Miranda, 2010. In the use of the WRF model to mitigate tropospheric phase delay effects in SAR interferograms. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing

[24] P. Mateus, G. Nico and J. Catalão (2010). Interpolating MERIS and GPS measurements of precipitable water vapour (PWV) to estimate atmospheric phase delay maps. Proc. SPIE 7827, 782713 (2010); doi:10.1117/12.864731

[23] Mateus, P.,  Giovanni Nico and J. Catalão (2010). Mapping temporal evolution of water vapour in troposphere by interferometric SAR data. Proc. SPIE 7827, 782712 (2010); doi:10.1117/12.864727.

[22] Mateus, P., G. Nico, R. Tomé, J. Catalão and P. Miranda (2010). Comparison of precipitable water vapor (PWV) maps derived by GPS, SAR interferometry, and numerical forecasting models. Proc. SPIE 7827, 782714 (2010); doi:10.1117/12.864733

[21] Catalão, J.,  G. Nico, R. Hanssen, C. Catita, 2010. Merging GPS and atmospherically corrected InSAR data to map 3D terrain displacement velocity. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Volume: 49, Issue: 6, Part: 2,doi:10.1109/TGRS.2010.2091963.

[20] Omira, R; Baptista, MA; Miranda, JM; Toto, E; Catita, C; Catalao, J. (2010) Tsunami vulnerability assessment of Casablanca-Morocco using numerical modelling and GIS tools. Natural Hazards, 54, 1, 75-95.

[19] Lima VV, Miranda JM, Baptista MA, Catalão J, Gonzalez M, Olabarrieta M, Alvarez-Gomez A, Carreno E. Impact of a 1755-like Tsunami in Huelva, Spain, Accepted by NHESS.

[18] Catalao J, Sevilla MJ (2009) Mapping the geoid for Iberia and the Macaronesian Islands using multi-sensor gravity data and the GRACE geopotential model. JOURNAL OF GEODYNAMICS, Volume: 48, Issue: 1, Pages: 6-15, Published: JUL 2009.

[17] Navarro, A; Lourenço, N; Chorowics, J; Miranda JM and Catalão J. (2009). Analysis of geometry of volcanoes and faults in Terceira Island (Azores): Evidence for reactivation tectonics at the EUR/AFR plate boundary in the Azores triple junction. TECTONOPHYSICS Volume: 465 Issue: 1-4 Pages: 98-113.

[16] Silva AN, Taborda R, Catalao J, et al. (2009). DTM Extraction Using Video-monitoring Techniques: Application to a Fetch limited Beach. JOURNAL OF COASTAL RESEARCH, Volume: 1, Special Issue: Sp. Iss. 56, Pages: 203-207, Published: 2009

[15] Catalao J, Bos MS (2008) Sensitivity analysis of the gravity geoid estimation: A case study on the Azores plateau. PHYSICS OF THE EARTH AND PLANETARY INTERIORS, Volume: 168, Issue: 1-2, Pages: 113-124, Published: MAY 2008.

[14] Oliveira SC, Catalao J, Ferreira O, et al. (2008). Evaluation of cliff retreat and beach nourishment in southern Portugal using photogrammetric techniques.JOURNAL OF COASTAL RESEARCH, Volume: 24, Issue: 4C, Pages: 184-193, Published: 2008

[13] Catalão, J. (2006) Iberian-Azores Gravity Model (IAGRM) using multi-source gravity data. Earth Planets Space, 58. pp. 277-286.

[12] Catalão, J.; Miranda, J. M. & Lourenço, N. (2006) Deformation associated with the Faial (Capelinhos) 1957-1958 eruption: Inferences from 1937-1997 geodetic measurements. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 155. pp. 151-163.

[11] Catita,C.; Feigl, K. L.; Catalão, J.; Miranda, J. M. & Victor, L. M. (2005). InSAR time series analysis of the 9th July 1998 Azores earthquake. International Journal of Remote Sensing. V. 26, N. 13. pp 2715-2729.

[10] Catalão, J. (2005) Iberia-Azores gravity model (IAGRM) using multi-source gravity data. Earth Planets Space. N. 57. pp. 1-10.

[09] Catalão, J. and M.J. Sevilla Inner and minimum constraint adjustment of marine gravity data. Computers and Geosciences, Vol. 30, Issues 9-10 pp. 949-957, DOI: 10.1016/j.cageo.2004.06.004

[08] Navarro, A., J. Catalão, M. Miranda e R.M. Fernandes (2003). Estimation of the Terceira Island (Azores) main strain rates from GPS data. Earth, Planets and Space, Vol. 55 (10), pp. 637-642.

[07] Antunes, C.; R. Pail and J. Catalão. (2003) – Point mass method applied to the regional gravimetric determination of the geoid. Studia Geopgysica & Geodaetica, Vol. 47, July, p. 495-509, Prague, Czech Republic

[06] Fernandes, R. M. S., J. M. Miranda, J. Catalão, J. F. Luis, L. Bastos, B.A.C. Ambrosious (2002) “Coseismic Displacements of the Mw=6.1, July 9, 1998, Faial Earthquake (Azores, North Atlantic)”. Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 29, N. 16, pp. 21-1, 21-4. DOI:10.1029/2001GL014415.

[05] Catalão, J., C. Catita, J.M. Miranda e J.A. Dias (2002) “Photogrammetric analysis of the coastal erosion in Algarve (Portugal).” Géomorphologie, nº 2, pp. 119-126.

[04] Fernandes, M.J., L. Bastos and J. Catalão (2000). “The role of dense ERS altimetry in the determination of the marine geoid in Azores.” Marine Geodesy, Vol. 23, N. 1, pp. 1-16.

[03] Catalão, J. and M.J.Sevilla (2000). “The effect of high precision bathymetric model on geoid computation.” IGS Bulletin, N. 10, pp 91-99.

[02] Catalão, J. and M.J. Sevilla, (1999) “Comparison between EGM96 and FCUL96B tailored geopotential model for the north-east Atlantic.” Bollettino di Geofisica ed Teorica applicatta, Vol. 40, n.3-4, pp. 255-260.

[01] Arabelos, D., S.D. Spatalas,  I.N. Tziavos,  M.J. Sevilla,  G. Rodriguez,  C. de Toro, J. Catalão and J. Calvão (1999) “A new high resolution geoid for the north-east Atlantic.” Bollettino di Geofisica ed Teorica applicatta, Vol. 40, n. 3-4, pp. 411-420.

 

Conference Proceedings (Peer-Review)

Catalão, J., Raju, D., Fernandes, RMS, 2013. Mapping vertical land movement in Singapore using INSAR and GPS.ESA Living Planet 2013. ESA as Special Publication SP-???.

Fonseca, A. Catalão, J., Zêzere, JL, Madeira, J., Bouchta, EF., 2013. Identification of active deep-seated landslides in the Central Rif Mountains through Persistent Scatterer Interferometry, Hotspot and Cluster analysis.ESA Living Planet 2013. ESA as Special Publication SP-???.

Mateus,P., Catalao, J., Nico, G., Tome,P., Miranda,P.M.A., 2013. Mapping the atmosphere precipitable water vapor: the experience with ENVISAT-ASAR and TERRASASR-X.ESA Living Planet 2013. ESA as Special Publication SP-???.

Mateus, P., Nico, G., Tomé, R., Catalão, J., Miranda, P.M.A. 2011. On the mitigation of atmospheric phase delay artecfacts interferometric SAR time series. Proc. “Fringe 2011 Workshop”, Frascati, Italy, 19-23 September 2011. ESA SP-697, January 2012, 7 pag.

Soares, F, Catalão, J., Nico, G., 2011. Inter-Tidal Flats Segmentation of SAR images using a waterfall hierarchical algorithm. Proc. “Fringe 2011Workshop”, Frascati, Italy, 19-23 September 2011. ESA SP-697, January 2012, 4 pag.

Catalão, J., Giovanni Nico, Vasco Conde, J.M.Miranda, 2011. Quantification of Subsidence Associated with groundwater flow using SAR interferometry. Proc. “Fringe 2011 Workshop”, Frascati, Italy, 19-23 September 2011. ESA SP-697, January 2012, 6 pag.

Catalão, J, Nico, G., Conde, V., 2011. Detection of ground subsidence in the city of Lisbon: comparison of InSAR and topographic measurements. In Stilla U, Gamba P., Juergens C, Maktav D (Eds) JURSE 2011 – Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event – Munich, Germany, April 11-13, 2011, pp 417-420.

Jorge M, Vieira G, Catalão J., 2011. Detection of permafrost deformation at the Antarctic Peninsula using remote sensing: first insights from the South Shetland Islands. Proceedings of the III Iberian Conference of the International Permafrost Association, pp. 129-131.

Catalão, J., Nico, G., Conde, V., 2011. Monitorização Da Estabilidade Vertical Da Cidade De Lisboa Usando Interferometria Radar. Cartografia e Geodesia 2011, Colégio Nacional de Engenharia Geográfica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Actas da VII Conferência Nacional de Geodesia e Cartografia, Porto, 7 e 8 Maio de 2009, 73-81.

Nico, G., S.C. Oliveira, J. Catalão, J.L. Zêzere, R.A.C. Garcia, 2010. Landslide susceptibility mapping based on Persistent Scatterers inventories. ESA Living Planet 2010. ESA as Special Publication SP-686.

Catalão, J.,  G. Nico, Ramon Hanssen, Cristina Catita (2010).Measuring the vertical deformation in Azores Islands: enhanced PS-InSAR processing by tropospheric phase delay correction.ESA Living Planet 2010. ESA Special Publication SP-686.

Marco, J., Vieira, G.,Catalão, J., Ramos, M., 2010.Rock glacier activity in the South Shetland Islands: DINSAR, ground-truth and GIS analysis. Methodology and first results. ESA Living Planet 2010. ESA as Special Publication SP-686.

Mateus, P., Nico, G., Tome, R., Catalão, J., Miranda, P, 2010. On the Tropospheric Water Vapour Mapping: GPS, SAR Interferometry and Numerical Forecasting Models. ESA Living Planet 2010,ESA as Special Publication SP-686.

Catalão, J., Nico, G., Hanssen, R. and Catita, C., 2009. Integration of InSAR and GPS for Vertical Deformation Monitoring : A Case Study in Faial and Pico Islands. FRINGE 2009 -Advances in the Science and Applications of SAR Interferometry.  ESA ESRIN, 30th Nov. – 4th Dec. 2009, Frascati, Italy. ESA as Special Publication SP-677.

Mateus, P., Nico, G.,Tomé, R., Catalão, J., Miranda, P. 2009. Approaches to mitigate atmospheric artifacts in SAR interferograms: GPS vs WRF model. FRINGE 2009 -Advances in the Science and Applications of SAR Interferometry.  ESA ESRIN, 30th Nov. – 4th Dec. 2009, Frascati, Italy. ESA as Special Publication SP-677.

Nico, G., Oliveira, S., Catalão, J., Zêzere, J.L., 2009. On The Statistical Properties Of Persistent Scatterers Location To Discriminate Landslide Predisposing Factors. FRINGE 2009 -Advances in the Science and Applications of SAR Interferometry.  ESA ESRIN, 30th Nov. – 4th Dec. 2009, Frascati, Italy. ESA as Special Publication SP-677.

Rolim, J., Teixeira, J., Catalão, J., 2009. Methodologies for the Evaluation of the Climatic Changes Scenarios Impacts on Irrigated Agriculture. XXXIII CIOSTA – CIGR V Conference 2009. Region Calabria (Italy), “Technology and management to ensure sustainable agriculture, agro-systems, foresty and safety” and IUFRO (unit 3.06.00) Workshop, p1777-1781.

Nico, G., Benevides, P., Catalão, J., 2009. Persistent Scatterers analysis of InSAR time series Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 11, EGU2009-8071, 2009

Nico, G., R. Tomé, P. Benevides, J. Catalão, and P. Miranda, 2009.Interferometric SAR analysis of atmospheric water vapor properties. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 11, EGU2009-7904, 2009

Nico, G. Oliveira, S., Catalão, J., Zêzere, J.L., 2009. Statistical assessment of Persistent Scatterers location in different landslide prone geological units.  Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 11, EGU2009-8011, 2009

Freitas, A., Catalão, J., 2009. Modelação de uma BDG para a série M888. In: Cartografia e Geodesia 2009, Colégio Nacional de Engenharia Geográfica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Actas da VI Conferência Nacional de Geodesia e Cartografia, Caldas da Rainha, 7 e 8 Maio de 2009, 65-72,.

Caeiro, C., Catalão, J., 2009. Uma proposta de Catálogo de Entidades Geográficas para cartografia de grandes escalas. In: Cartografia e Geodesia 2009, Colégio Nacional de Engenharia Geográfica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Actas da VI Conferência Nacional de Geodesia e Cartografia, Caldas da Rainha, 7 e 8 Maio de 2009, 73-81.

Lopes, J., Catalão, J., 2009. Generalização Cartográfica Recorrendo a Técnicas de Inteligencia Artificial. In: Cartografia e Geodesia 2009, Colégio Nacional de Engenharia Geográfica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Actas da VI Conferência Nacional de Geodesia e Cartografia, Caldas da Rainha, 7 e 8 Maio de 2009, 82-92.

Nico, G., Tomé, R., Benevides, P., Catalão, J., Miranda, P., 2009. Propriedades Estatisticas e Mapas do Vapor de água Atmosférico por interferometria radar. In: Cartografia e Geodesia 2009, Colégio Nacional de Engenharia Geográfica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Actas da VI Conferência Nacional de Geodesia e Cartografia, Caldas da Rainha, 7 e 8 Maio de 2009, 129-138.

Benevides, P., Catalão, J., Nico, G., 2009. Inventário de Deslizamentos de Terra Baseado na Interferometria Radar. In: Cartografia e Geodesia 2009, Colégio Nacional de Engenharia Geográfica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Actas da VI Conferência Nacional de Geodesia e Cartografia, Caldas da Rainha, 7 e 8 Maio de 2009, 139-148.

Catalão, J., 2009. GeodPt08 – Um modelo de Geóide para Portugal Continental. In: Cartografia e Geodesia 2009, Colégio Nacional de Engenharia Geográfica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Actas da VI Conferência Nacional de Geodesia e Cartografia, Caldas da Rainha, 7 e 8 Maio de 2009, 319-328.

Catalão, J., Sevilla, M.J. (2008). “The use of ICAGM07 geoid model for vertical datum unification on Iberia and Macaronesian islands”. Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract G51B-0612, 15-19 December, San Francisco, Califórnia.

Lima, V., Miranda, J., Baptista, M., Catalão, J., Gonzalez, M., Olabrieta M., (2008) “Inundation patterns in Huelva, SW Europe, due to tsunami impact. Eos Trans.AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract OS53B-1304, 15-19 December, San Francisco, Califórnia.

Lima, V., Miranda,JM, Baptista, MA, Catalão,J., Soares, PMM, 2008. Tsunami Inundation for Cádiz and Huelva, Spain. In: Proceedings of VI Assembleia Luso Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, realizada em Tomar, 11 a 14 Fevereiro de 2008. CD. Cambridge Univ Press ISB 84-8320-373-1. pp. 523-524

Navarro, A., J. Catalão e J.M. Miranda (2008). GPS derived strain rate field in Terceira Island (Azores) retrieved from data acquired from 1999 to 2006. In: Proceedings of VI Assembleia Luso Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, realizada em Tomar, 11 a 14 Fevereiro de 2008. CD. Cambridge Univ Press ISB 84-8320-373-1, pp. 177-178.

Sevilla, MJ, Catalão, J, Quirós, R., 2008. CANGEO_2007. A new gravimetric geoid for Canary. In: Proceedings of VI Assembleia Luso Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, realizada em Tomar, 11 a 14 Fevereiro de 2008. CD. Cambridge Univ Press ISB 84-8320-373-1, pp. 271-272.

Catalão, J., Sevilla (2008), “A gravimetric geoid model for Iberia and Macaronesia – ICAGM07”. In: Proceedings of VI Assembleia Luso Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, realizada em Tomar, 11 a 14 Fevereiro de 2008. CD. Cambridge Univ Press ISB 84-8320-373-1, pp. 233-234.

Martins, J. and J. Catalão, 2008. InSAR monitoring of Faial and Pico islands (Azores). In: Proceedings of VI Assembleia Luso Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, realizada em Tomar, 11 a 14 Fevereiro de 2008. Cambridge Univ Press ISB 84-8320-373-1, pp. 247-248.

Catita, C., J. Catalão e L.M. Victor (2008). Kinematics of Faial-Pico Islands (Azores Archipelago) deduced from repeated GPS. In: Proceedings of VI Assembleia Luso Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, Tomar, 11 a 14 Fevereiro de 2008. CD. Cambridge Univ Press ISB 84-8320-373-1, pp. 195-196.

Catatão, J. e Sevilla, M. J. (2008) Um modelo gravimétrico do geóide das regiões Ibérica e Macaronésia – ICAGM07. 6ª Assembleia Luso Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, Tomar. p. 233-234.

Catalão, J.; Bos, M.; Antunes, C. (2007) A new high precision gravity and geoid model for the Azores archipelago. Geophysical Research Abstract, Vol. 9, 04831.

Navarro, A.; Catalão, J.; Miranda, J. M. (2007) Estimates of Terceira Island (Azores) crustal deformation rates with GPS observations from 1999 to 2006. Geophysical Research Abstract, Vol. 9, 09106.

Catalão, J., J.Fernandes and L. Bastos Mapping Multi-source Gravity Data using Optimal Interpolation. IAG International Symposium: Gravity, Geoid and Space Missions – GGSM2004. Sessão 5 – Topographic data bases and gravity modeling. Porto, 2004.

Mäkinen, J., L.Bastos, P. Baptista, J. Catalão,H. Kol, R. Vieira, Absolute gravity measurements in the Azores and in the Iberian Peninsula. IAG International Symposium: Gravity, Geoid and Space Missions – GGSM2004. Sessão 7 – Terrestrial gravity instrumentation, networks, and geodynamics. Porto, 2004.

C. Catita; J. Catalão; J. M.Miranda; L.M.Victor (2004). Processamento e análise de dados GPS nas ilhas do Faial e Pico Projecto SARAÇORES. IV Assembleia Luso-Espanhola de Geodesia e Geofísica, 3-7 Fevereiro de 2004, Figueira da Foz, Portugal. p. 83.

Catalão, J.; Kol, H.; Sevilla, M. J. and Anes, J (2004) Towards a cm-geoid for the North-East Atlantic (Iberia-Azores). IAG International Symposium – Gravity, Geoid and Space Missions – GGSM2004. Lisbon, Portugal, Aug. 30th – Sept. 3th. pp. 46.

Navarro, A., J. Catalão, R. Fernandes, M. Miranda, L. Bastos (2003). The Terceira Island (Azores) crustal deformations from GPS data. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 5, 10082, European Geophysical Society 2003.

Catalão, J., C. Catita, J.M. Miranda, J. Pinto (2003). Reanalysis of the deformation associated with Capelinhos eruption (Faial Island, 1958) from geodetic measurements. Apresentado na EGS-AGU-EUG Joint Assembly, Nice, França, Abril de 2003.

Lopes, J. & Catalão, J. (2006) Uma proposta de algoritmo para generalização cartográfica de linhas. ESIG 2006, IX Encontro de Utilizadores de Informação Geográfica. Tagus Park, 15-17 de Novembro.

Sequeira, F. & Catalão, J. (2006) Obtenção Automática de Modelos Digitais do Terreno por métodos Fotogramétricos para monitorização espaço-temporal de Movimentos de vertentes. ESIG 2006, IX Encontro de Utilizadores de Informação Geográfica. Tagus Park, 15-17 de Novembro.

Oliveira, S. C.; Catalão, J.; Ferreira, J.; Dias, O. & Alveirinho, J. (2006) Definição do Recuo da Linha de Costa e Avalição de Algumas Acções de realimentação no Sul de Portugal Através de Técnicas Fotogramétricas. ESIG 2006, IX Encontro de Utilizadores de Informação Geográfica. Tagus Park, 15-17 de Novembro.

Torrinha, P.; Catalão, J.; Sousa, J. & Botelho, H (2006) Geração de Ficheiros de PDF na Pré-Impressão Uma nova alternativa para a Cartografia na impressão offset. ESIG 2006, IX Encontro de Utilizadores de Informação Geográfica. Tagus Park, 15-17 de Novembro.

Oliveira, S., Catalão, J. and Alveirinho J.D. Avaliação da perigosidade associada a áreas costeiras através da utilização de técnicas fotogramétricas. Workshop Métodos de Determinação Representação de Riscos Costeiros, 16 de Janeiro de 2004, Campus de Gambelas, Faro.

Catita, C., J. Catalão, M. Miranda, L.M. Víctor (2004). O sismo de 9 de Julho de 1998, Pico-Faial (Açores): deformação co-sísmica observada a partir de interferometria radar. Actas da III Conferência Nacional de Cartografia e Geodesia, realizada em Dez. de 2002, Aveiro. Lidel, Edições Técnicas, pp. 243-250.