PhD in Physics / Geophysics, 1996

Aggregation in Physics / Geophysics, 2003
Associate Professor FCUL since 2006

Scientific Interests: Seismotectonics, Marine Geophysics and Experimental Seismology

Orcid: 0000-0002-8086-4874



Papers in international scientific periodicals with referees, reverse order

[68] Batista, L., Hubscher, C., Terrinha, P., Matias, L., Afilhado, A.,  Ludmann, T., 2017. Crustal structure of the Eurasia–Africa plate boundary across the Gloria Fault, North Atlantic Ocean, Geophysical Journal International, 209, 713-729, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggx050

[67] Grevemeyer, I., Lange, D., Villinger, H., Custódio, S., Matias, L., 2017. Seismotectonics of the Horseshoe Abyssal Plain and Gorringe Bank, eastern Atlantic Ocean–constraints from ocean‐bottom seismometer data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, doi: 10.1002/2016JB013586

[66] Corela, C, Silveira, G, Matias, L , Schimmel, M, Geissler, WH, 2017. Ambient seismic noise tomography of SW Iberia integrating seafloor- and land-based data, Tectonophysics, 700-701, 131-149,

[65] Omira, R., Matias, L., Baptista, M. A., 2017. Reply to Comment on “Probabilistic Tsunami Hazard in the Northeast Atlantic From Near-and Far-Field Tectonic Sources” by Fonseca (Pure and Applied Geophysics, 2016), Pure and Applied Geophysics, 174(3), 1127-1132, DOI 10.1007/s00024-017-1470-9

[64] Omira, R., Matias, L., & Baptista, M. A. (2016). Developing an event-tree probabilistic tsunami inundation model for NE Atlantic coasts: Application to a case study. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 173(12), 3775-3794, DOI 10.1007/s00024-016-1367-z

[63] Neres, M., Carafa, M. M. C., Fernandes, R. M. S., Matias, L., Duarte, J. C., Barba, S., Terrinha, P., 2016. Lithospheric deformation in the Africa‐Iberia plate boundary: Improved neotectonic modeling testing a basal‐driven Alboran plate. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 121(9), 6566-6596. 10.1002/2016JB013012

[62] Loureiro, A., Afilhado, A., Matias, L., Moulin, M., Aslanian, D., 2016. Monte Carlo approach to assess the uncertainty of wide-angle layered models: Application to the Santos Basin, Brazil. Tectonophysics, 683, 286-307.

[61] Dündar, S., Dias, N. A., Silveira, G., Kind, R., Vinnik, L., Matias, L., Bianchi, M., 2016. Estimation of the Crustal Bulk Properties Beneath Mainland Portugal from P-Wave Teleseismic Receiver Functions. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 173(6), 1949-1970. DOI 10.1007/s00024-016-1257-4

[60] Carvalho, J., Inverno, C., Matos, J. X., Rosa, C., Granado, I., Branch, T., Represas, P., Carabaneanu, L., Matias, L., Sousa, P., 2016. Subsurface mapping in the Iberian Pyrite Belt using seismic reflection profiling and potential-field data. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 1-17. DOI 10.1007/s00531-016-1340-1

[59] Klingelhoefer, F., Biari, Y., Sahabi, M., Aslanian, D., Schnabel, M., Matias, L., Benabdellouahed, M., Funck, T., Gutscher, M.-A., Reichert, C., Austin, J. A., 2016. Crustal structure variations along the NW-African continental margin: A comparison of new and existing models from wide-angle and reflection seismic data. Tectonophysics, 674, 227-252.

[58] Custódio, S; Silveira, G; Matias, L; Mata, I; Matos, C; Palma Oliveira, JM; Rocha, F; Lopes, FC, 2016. Educating for Earthquake Science and Risk in a Tectonically Slowly Deforming Region, Seismological Research Letters , 87 (3), doi:10.1785/0220150239

[57] Omira, R., Baptista, M.A., Matias, L., 2015. Probabilistic Tsunami Hazard in the Northeast Atlantic from Near- and Far-Field Tectonic Sources. Pure and App. Geophys, 172, 901–920, DOI 10.1007/s00024-014-0949-x

[56] Morais, I., Vinnik, L., Silveira, G., Kiselev, S., Matias, L., 2015. Mantle beneath the Gibraltar Arc from receiver functions, Geophys. J. Int., 200(2), 1153-1169. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu456

[55] Matos, C; Silveira, G ; Matias, L ; Caldeira, R; Ribeiro, ML; Dias, NA; Krueger, F; dos Santos, TB ; 2015. Upper Crustal Structure of Madeira Island Revealed from Ambient Noise Tomography, J. Volc. Geoth. Res. 298, 136-145. doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2015.03.017

[54] Matias, L., Harris, D., 2015. A Single-Station Method for the Detection, Classification and Location of Fin Whale Calls Using Ocean-Bottom Seismic Stations, JASA 138(1), 504-520. DOI 10.1121/1.4922706

[53] Evain, M; Afilhado, A; Rigoti, C; Loureiro, A; Alves, D; Klingelhoefer, F; Schnurle, P; Feld, A; Fuck, R; Soares, J; de Lima, MV; Corela, C; Matias, L ; Benabdellouahed, M; Baltzer, A; Rabineau, M; Viana, A; Moulin, M; Aslanian, D; 2015. Deep Structure of the Santos Basin-Sao Paulo Plateau System, Se Brazil, JGR 120(8), 5401-5431. DOI 10.1002/2014JB011561

[52] Custódio, S; Dias, NA; Carrilho, F; Góngora, E; Rio, I; Marreiros, C; Morais, I; Alves, P; Matias, L, 2015. Earthquakes in Western Iberia: Improving the Understanding of Lithospheric Deformation in a Slowly Deforming Region, GJ I 203(1), 127-145. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv285

[51] Vales, D., Dias, N.A., Rio, I., Matias, L., Silveira, G., Madeira, J., Weber, M., Carrilho F., & Haberland, C., 2014. Intraplate seismicity across the Cape Verde swell, Tectonophysics, 636, 325-337, doi. 10.1016/j.tecto.2014.09.014.

[50] Custódio, S., Dias, N.A., Caldeira, B., Carrilho, F., Carvalho, S., Corela, C., Díaz, J., Narciso, J., Madureira, G., Matias, L., Haberland C., and the WILAS team (2014). Ambient Noise Recorded by a Dense Broadband Seismic Deployment in Western Iberia. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 104(6), 2985-3007, doi: 10.1785/0120140079

[49] Harris, D., Matias, L., Thomas, L., Harwood, J., Geissler, W.H., 2013. Applying distance sampling to fin whale calls recorded by single seismic instruments in the northeast Atlantic, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America Volume, 134(5), 3522-3535, DOI: 10.1121/1.4821207

[48] Omira, R., Baptista, M.A., Leone, F., Matias, L., Mellas, S., Zourarah, B., Miranda, J.M., Carrilho, F., Cherel, J.-P., 2013. Performance of coastal sea-defense infrastructure at El Jadida (Morocco) against tsunami threat: lessons learned from the Japanese 11 March 2011 tsunami, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 1779–1794, doi:10.5194/nhess-13-1779-2013

[47] Leinweber, V. T.,  Klingelhoefer, F.,  Neben, S.,  Reichert, C.,  Aslanian, D.,  Matias, L., Heyde, I.,  Schreckenberger, B., Jokat, W., 2013. The crustal structure of the Central Mozambique continental margin — Wide-angle seismic, gravity and magnetic study in the Mozambique Channel, Eastern Africa, Tectonophysics, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 29 April 2013.

[46] Monna, S., Cimini, G.B., Montuori, C.,Matias, L., Geissler, W.H., and Favali, P., 2013. New insights from seismic tomography on the complex geodynamic evolution of two adjacent domains: Gulf of Cadiz and Alboran Sea, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 1–15, doi:10.1029/2012JB009607

[45] Matias, L. M., Cunha, T., Annunziato, A., Baptista, M. A., and Carrilho, F.: Tsunamigenic earthquakes in the Gulf of Cadiz: fault model and recurrence, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 1-13, doi:10.5194/nhess-13-1-2013, 2013.

[44] Moulin, M., Aslanian, D., Rabineau, M., Patriat, M. and Matias, L., 2012. Kinematic keys of the Santos-Namibe basins, Geological Society, London, Special Publications v.369, first published February 29, 2012; doi 10.1144/SP369.3

[43] Lbadaoui, A., Iben Brahim, A., Matias, L., Geissler, W.H., El Hammoumi, A., Gueraoui, K., El Mouraouah, Kasmi, A.M., Koulakov, I., Monna, S., Zitellini, N., and Toto, E., 2012. Body Waves Tomography from OBS-Recorded Earthquakes in the Gulf of Cadiz, International Review of Physics (I.R.E.PHY.), Vol. 6, N. 2, 232-240.

[42] Rosas, F.M., Duarte, J.C., Neves, M.C., Terrinha, P., Silva, S., Matias, L., Gràcia, E., and Bartolome, R., 2012. Thrust–wrench interference between major active faults in the Gulf of Cadiz (Africa–Eurasia plate boundary, offshore SW Iberia): Tectonic implications from coupled analog and numerical modeling, Tectonophysics, 548–549, 1-21, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2012.04.013

[41] Moulin, M., Aslanian, D., Rabineau, M., Martin Patriat, M. and Matias, L., 2012. Kinematic keys of the Santos-Namibe basins, in: Mohriak, W.U., Danforth, A., Post, P.J., Brown, D.E., Tari, G. C., Nemcok, M. & Sinha, S.T. (eds), Conjugate Divergent Margins, Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 369,

[40] Cunha, T.A., Matias, L.M., Terrinha, P., Negredo, A., Rosas, F., Fernandes, R.M.S., and Pinheiro, L.M., 2012. Neotectonics of the SW Iberia margin, Gulf of Cadiz and Alboran Sea: a reassessment including recent structural, seismic and geodetic data, Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05328.x, 188, 850-872.

[39] Cabral, J., Moniz, C., Batlló, J., Figueiredo, P., Carvalho, J., Matias, L., Teves-Costa, P., Dias, R., Simão, N. (2011) The 1909 Benavente (Portugal) earthquake: search for the source. Nat Hazards. DOI 10.1007/s11069-011-0062-8.

[38] Duarte, J.C., Rosas, F.M., Terrinha, P., Gutscher, M.-A., Malavieille, J., Silva, S., Matias, L. 2011. Thrust–wrench interference tectonics in the Gulf of Cadiz (Africa–Iberia plate boundary in the North-East Atlantic): Insights from analog models, Marine Geology, 289, 135–149, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2011.09.014

[37] Matias, H., Pedro Kress, Pedro Terrinha, Webster Mohriak, Paulo T. L. Menezes, Luis Matias, Fernando Santos, and Frode Sandnes, 2011. Salt tectonics in the western Gulf of Cadiz, southwest Iberia, AAPG Bulletin, 95(10), pp. 1667–1698.

[36] Cabral, J. M., Marques, F., Figueiredo, P. and Matias, L., 2010. Active surface faulting or landsliding in the Lower Tagus Valley (Portugal)? A solved controversy concerning the Vila Chã de Ourique site, J. Seismology, DOI 10.1007/s10950-010-9221-8.

[35] Geissler, W.H., Matias, L., Stich, D., Carrilho, F., Jokat, W., Monna, S., IbenBrahim, A., Mancilla, F., Gutscher,M.-A., Sallarès, V. and Zitellini, N., 2010. Focal mechanisms for sub‐crustal earthquakes in the Gulf of Cadiz from a dense OBS deployment, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L18309, doi:10.1029/2010GL044289.

[34] Duarte, J.C., P. Terrinha, F.M. Rosas, V. Valadares, L.M. Pinheiro, L. Matias, V. Magalhães, C. Roque (2010). Crescent-shaped morphotectonic features in the Gulf of Cadiz (offshore SW Iberia), Marine Geology, 271, 236-249.

[33] Terrinha, P.,  L. Matias, J. Vicente, J. Duarte, J. Luíse, L. Pinheiro, N. Lourenço , S. Diez, F. Rosas, V. Magalhães, V. Valadares, N. Zitellini, C. Roque, L. Mendes Víctor, and MATESPRO Team (2009). Morphotectonics and strain partitioning at the Iberia–Africa plate boundary from multibeam and seismic reflection data, Marine Geology 267, 156-174.

[32] Rosas, F.M., J.C. Duarte, P. Terrinha, V. Valadares, L. Matias (2009).  Morphotectonic characterization of major bathymetric lineaments in Gulf of Cadiz (Africa-Iberia plate boundary): Insights from analogue modelling experiments, Marine Geology, 261 (1-4), pp 33-47.

[31] Jaffal, M., Frauke Klingelhoefer, Luis Matias, Fernando Teixeira, Mostafa Amrhar (2009). Crustal structure of the NW Moroccan margin from deep seismic data (SISMAR Cruise), C. R. Geoscience, 341, pp 495–503.

[30] Carvalho, J; Rabeh, T; Bielik, M; Szalaiova, E; Torres, L; Silva, M; Carrilho, F; Matias, L; Miranda, JM. (2011). Geophysical study of the Ota-VF Xira-Lisbon-Sesimbra fault zone and the lower Tagus Cenozoic basin. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICS AND ENGINEERING 8, 3, 395-411.

[29] Dusunur, D; Escartin, J; Combier, V; Seher, T; Crawford, W; Cannat, M; Singh, SC; Matias LM; Miranda, JM (2009). Seismological constraints on the thermal structure along the Lucky Strike segment (Mid-Atlantic Ridge) and interaction of tectonic and magmatic processes around the magma chamber. Accepted by Marine Geophysical Researches.

[28] Omira R, Baptista MA, Matias L, Miranda JM, Catita C, Carrilho F and Toto E (2009). Design of a Sea-level Tsunami Detection Network for the Gulf of Cadiz. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 1327–1338, 2009.

[27] Aslanian D, Moulin M, Olivet JL, Unternehr P, Matias L, Bache F, Rabineau M, Nouze H, Klingelheofer F, Contrucci I, Labails C (2009). Brazilian and African passive margins of the Central Segment of the South Atlantic Ocean: Kinematic constraints. TECTONOPHYSICS Volume: 468 Issue: 1-4 Special Issue: Sp. Iss. SI Pages: 98-112 Published: APR 1 2009

[26] Ribeiro A, Mendes-Victor LA, Matias L, P. Terrinha, J. Cabral and N. Zitellini  (2009). The 1755 Lisbon Earthquake: A Review and the Proposal for a Tsunami Early Warning System in the Gulf of Cadiz. PORTUGAL. 1755 LISBON EARTHQUAKE: REVISITED. Book Series: GEOTECHNICAL, GEOLOGICAL AND EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING Volume: 7 Pages: 411-423 Published: 2009

[25] Silva AN, Taborda R, Catalao J, (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

[24] Zitellini N, Gracia E, Matias L, Terrinha, P., Abreu, M.A., DeAlteriis, G., Henriet, J.P., Dañobeitia, J.J., Masson, D.G., Mulder, T., Ramella, R., Somoza, L. and Diez, S. (2009). The quest for the Africa-Eurasia plate boundary west of the Strait of Gibraltar. EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS Volume: 280 Issue: 1-4 Pages: 13-50 Published: APR 15 2009.

[23] Neves MC, Terrinha R, Afilhado A, . Moulin M; Matias L; and Rosas F. (2009). Response of a multi-domain continental margin to compression: Study from seismic reflection-refraction and numerical modelling in the Tagus Abyssal Plain. TECTONOPHYSICS Volume: 468 Issue: 1-4 Special Issue: Sp. Iss. SI Pages: 113-130 Published: APR 1 2009

[22] Afilhado, A., Matias, L., Shiobara, H., Hirn, A., Mendes-Victor, L., Shimamura, H., From Unthinned Continent To Ocean: The Deep Structure Of The West Iberia Passive Continental Margin At 38 N, Tectonophysics (2008), doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2008.03.002

[21] Dias, N.A., L. Matias, N. Lourenço, J. Madeira, F. Carrilho, J.L. Gaspar: “Crustal seismic velocity structure near Faial and Pico Islands (Azores), from local earthquake tomography”, TECTONOPHYSICS Volume: 445 Issue: 3-4 Pages: 301-317, 2007.

[20] Matias, L., Dias, N., Morais, I., Vales, D., Carrilho, F., Madeira, J., Gaspar, J., Senos, L. and Silveira, A., 2007. The 9th of July 1998 Faial Island (Azores, North Atlantic) seismic sequence. Journal of Seismology, 11(3): 275-298, doi.10.1007/s10950-007-9052-4.

[19] Matias, L.,  A. Ribeiro, M. A. Baptista, N. Zitellini, J. Cabral, P. Terrinha, P. Teves-Costa, and J. M. Miranda. Comment on “Lisbon 1755: A Case of Triggered Onshore Rupture?” by Susana P. Vilanova, Catarina F. Nunes, and Joao F. B. D. Fonseca. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol. 95, No. 6, pp. 2534–2538, December 2005, doi: 10.1785/0120040023.

[18] Matias, L. M., Olivet, J.-L., Aslanian, D., Fidalgo, L. (2005). PLACA: A White Box for Plate Reconstruction and Best-Fit Pole Determination, Computers & Geosciences, vol. 31, pp. 437-452.

[17] J. Perrot, P. Arroucau, J. Guilbert, J. D’everchere, Y. Mazabraud, J. Rolet, A. Mocquet, M. Mousseau and L. Matias (2005). Analysis of the Mw 4.3 Lorient earthquake sequence: a multidisciplinary approach to the geodynamics of the Armorican Massif, Westernmost France, Geophys. J. Int..162, 935-950.

[16] Maryline Moulin, Daniel Aslanian, Jean-Louis Olivet, Isabelle Contrucci, Luis Matias, Louis Géli, Frauke Klingelhoefer, Hervé Nouzé, Jean-Pierre Réhault, Patrick Unternehr (2005). Geological constraints on the evolution of the Angolan margin based on reflection and refraction seismic data (ZaïAngo project), Geophysical Journal International, Volume 162, Issue 3, Page 793-810.

[15] Contrucci I, Matias L, Moulin M,Geli L, Klingelhofer F, Nouze H, Aslanian D, Olivet JL, Rehault JP, Sibuet JC, Deep structure of the West African continental margin (Congo, Zaire, Angola), between 5 degrees S and 8 degrees S, from reflection/refraction seismics and gravity data. GEOPHYSICAL JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL 158 (2): 529-553 AUG 2004

[14] Zitellini N, Rovere M, Terrinha P, Chierici F, Matias L. Neogene through quaternary tectonic reactivation of SW Iberian passive margin. PURE AND APPLIED GEOPHYSICS
161 (3): 565-587 MAR 2004

[13] Cabral, J., C Moniz, P Ribeiro, P Terrinha, L Matias, Analysis of seismic reflection data as a tool for the seismotectonic assessment of a low activity intraplate basin – The Lower Tagus Valley (Portugal). Journal of Seismology, 7, 431-447, 2003.

[12] Thinon, I.,Matias, L., Réhault, J.-P., Hirn, A., Fidalgo-González, L., and Avedik, F., 2003. Deep structure of the Armorican Basin (Bay of Biscay): a review of Norgasis seismic reflection and refraction data, Journal of the Geological Society, vol. 160, no. 1, pp. 99-116

[11] Terrinha P, Pinheiro LM, Henriet JP, Matias L, Ivanov MK, Monteiro JH, Akhmetzhanov A, Volkonskaya A, Cunha T, Shaskin P, Rovere M. Tsunamigenic-seismogenic structures, neotectonics, sedimentary processes and slope instability on the southwest Portuguese Margin, MARINE GEOLOGY 195 (1-4): 55-73 MAR 30 2003

[10] Gràcia, E., Dañobeitia, J., Vergés, J. and the PARSIFAL Team (N. Zitellini, M. Rovere, D. Accetella, A. Ribeiro, J. Cabral, L. Matias, R. Bartolomé, M. Farrán, D. Casas, A. Maldonado, A. Pazos, D. Córdoba, and X. Roset), 2002. Mapping active faults offshore Portugal (36ºN-38ºN): Implications for seismic hazard assessment along the southwest Iberian margin, Geology, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 83-86.

[09] González, A., Córdoba, D., Matias, L. M., Torné, M., 2001. Seismic crustal structure in the Gulf of Cadiz (SW Iberian Peninsula), Marine Geophysical Researches, 22(3), 207-223.

[08] Klingelhofer, F., Géli, L., Matias, L., Steinsland, N. e Mohr, J., 2000. Crustal structure of a super-slow spreading center: a seismic refraction study of Mohns Ridge, 72ºN, Geophy. J. Int., 141, 509-526.

[07] Miranda, J. M., L. A. Mendes Victor, J. Z. Simões, J. F. Luis,L. Matias, H. Shimamura, H. Shiobara, H Nemoto, H. Mochizuki, A. Hirn, J. C. Lépine, 1998. Tectonic setting of the Azores Plateau deduced from a OBS survey, Marine Geophysical Researches, 20, 171-182

[06] González, A., Córdoba, D. e Matias, L.M., 1998. Seismic crustal structure in the southwest of the Iberian Peninsula and Gulf of Cadiz, Tectonophysics, 296(3-4), 317-331.

[05] Zitellini, N., L. A. Mendes, D. Cordoba, J. Danobeitia, R.Nicolich, G.Pellis, A. Ribeiro, R. Sartori, L.Torelli, R.Bartolome, G. Bortoluzzi, A. Calafato, F. Carrilho, L. Casoni, F. Chierici, C. Corela, A.Correggiari, B. Della Vedova, E. Gracia, P. Jornet, M. Landuzzi, M. Ligi, A. Magagnoli, G. Marozzi, L. Matias, D. Penitenti, P. Rodriguez, M. Rovere, P. Terrinha, L.Vigliotti and A. Zahinos Ruiz, 2001. Source of 1755 Lisbon earthquake and tsunami investigated, EOS, 82, Nr.26, 285, 290-291.

[04] González, A., Torné, M., Córdoba, D., Vidal, N., Matias, L.M. e Díaz, J., 1996. Crustal thinning in the Southwestern Iberia margin, Geophys. Res. Lett., 23, nº18, 2477-2480.

[03] Teves-Costa, P., Matias, L.M., Oliveira, C.S. e Mendes-Victor, L.A., 1996. Shallow crustal models in the Lisbon area from explosion data using both body and surface wave analysis, Tectonophysics, 258, 171-193.

[02] Ribeiro, A., Cabral, J., Batista, R. e Matias, L.M., 1996. Tectonic stress pattern in Portugal mainland and the adjacent Atlantic region (West Iberia), Tectonics, 15, 641-659.

[01] Teves Costa, P., Matias, L. e Bard, P.Y., 1996. Seismic behaviour estimation of thin alluvium layers using microtremor recordings, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 15, 201-209.

Chapters in books, reverse order

[104] Miranda, JM; Matias, L ; Terrinha, P; Zitellini, N; Baptista, MA; Chierici, F; Embriaco, D; Marinaro, G; Monna, S; Pignagnoli, L; 2015. Marine Seismogenic-Tsunamigenic Prone Areas: The Gulf of Cadiz, in: Seafloor Observatories: A New Vision of the Earth from the Abyss, Springer praxis books, 105-125. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-11374-1_6

[13] Nuno Dias and Luís Matias (2012). Relating Crustal Structure and Stress Indicators in the Azores Islands, Earthquake Research and Analysis – Seismology, Seismotectonic and Earthquake Geology, Sebastiano D’Amico (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-307-991-2, InTech. Available from:

[12] Afilhado, A., M. Moulin, T. Cunha, N. Lourenço, M.C. Neves, L. Pinheiro, P. Terrinha, F. Rosas, L. Matias, M. Pinto de Abreu. Margem Oeste Portuguesa, 2011. in Geologia de Portugal, Rui Dias, Alexandre Araújo, Pedro Terrinha e José Carlos Kullberg (editores), Escolar Editora.

[11] Terrinha, Pedro, Luís Matias, Vasco Valadares, Cristina Roque, João Duarte, Filipe Rosas, Leire Iribarren, Sónia Silva, Tiago Cunha, Luís Batista, Henrique Duarte, Maria Conceição Neves, Gabriela Carrara, Nevio Zitellini, Eulália Gràcia, Marc-André Gutscher, Nuno Lourenço, Manuel Pinto de Abreu, 2011. A Margem Sul Portuguesa Profunda, in Geologia de Portugal, Rui Dias, Alexandre Araújo, Pedro Terrinha e José Carlos Kullberg (editores), 961-987, Escolar Editora.

[10] Baptista M. A., Omira R., Matias L., Miranda J. M., Annunziato A., Carrilho F. and Kaabouben, 2011. Chapter 2 – On the Need for a Tsunami Warning System in the North East Atlantic Area (Gulf of Cadiz), in: The Tsunami Threat – Research and Technology, edited by: Nils-Axel Mörner, ISBN 978-953-307-552-5, Hard cover, 714 pages, Publisher: INTECH, pp 13-28.

[09] Ribeiro, A., Mendes-Victor, L.A., Matias, L., Terrinha, P., Cabral, J. and Zitellini, N., 2009. The 1755 Lisbon Earthquake: A Review and the Proposal for a Tsunami Early Warning System in the Gulf of Cadiz, in: L.A. Mendes-Victor et al. (eds.), the 1755 Lisbon Earthquake: Revisited, Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering 7, Springer, pp 411-423.

[08] Dias, N.M. e L. Matias, 2008. Estudos específicos com redes sísmicas para caracterização sísmica de pormenor, in: Sismo 1998 – Açores. Uma década depois, C.S. Oliveira, A. Costa e J.C. Nunes (Eds.), pp89-98, ISBN: 978-989-20-1223-0.

[07] P. Terrinha, R. Rocha, J. Rey, M. Cachão, D. Moura, C. Roque, L. Martins, V. Valadares, J. Cabral, M. R. Azevedo, L. Barbero, E. Clavijo, R. P. Dias, J. Gafeira, H. Matias, L. Matias, J. Madeira, C. Marques da Silva, J. Munhá, L. Rebelo, C. Ribeiro, J. Vicente, N. Youbi (2006) – A Bacia do Algarve: Estratigrafia, Paleogeografia e Tectónica. In Geologia de Portugal no contexto da Ibéria (R. Dias, A. Araújo, P. Terrinha & J. C. Kullberg, Eds.). Univ. Évora, pp. 247-316.

[06] Mendes-Victor, L., A. Ribeiro, L. Matias, M.A. Baptista, J.M. Miranda, P. Miranda, N. Zitellini, E. Garcia, C. Corela, P. Terrinha, M. Rovere and F. Teixeira, 2005. Progresses in the assessment of tsunami genesis and impacts around the Portuguese coasts, in Tsunamis, Case Studies and Recent Developments, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research, Vol. 23, Satake, Kenji (Ed.), VIII, pp217-230356, Hardcover, ISBN: 1-4020-3326-5.

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