Talks and Seminars

Selected Talks, Lectures and Seminars

2017

Fluorinated Compounds in the Environment: routes and fate of biodegradation. By Prof. Paula Castro (UCP-ESB, Portugal)

Paris Agreement: Challenges and International Regimes. By José Eduardo Martins, (Former Secretary of State for the Environment of Portugal) and Prof. Julien Chaisse ( Faculty of Law, Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong)

Blocking Inhibitory Neurons in the Memory Centre of the Brain: Cognitive Enhancing Effects of GABAA Receptor Modulators. By Dr. Olívia Monteiro (Univ. of Dandee)

Dynamic Earth: the wonders of drifting continents. By Dr. Fernando Ornelas Marques (Faculty of Science of the Univ. of Lisbon)

Hydrothermal events in Hong Kong: constraints on timing and depth of occurrence. By Prof Chan Lung Sang (PHKU and HKU SPACE)

Mesozoic magmatism in Macao: What is known so far and future developments. By Dr. Pedro Quelhas (ISE-USJ and FCUL).

Evolution of the late Mesozoic magmatic systems in Hong Kong: New perspectives from zircon geochronology and trace element analyses. By Denise Tang (GEO/CEDD, Hong Kong)

Reconstructing the architecture of the late Mesozoic Southeast China continental margin. By Dr. Roderick J. Sewell (Hong Kong Geological Survey, GEO, CEDD, HKSAR)

Brain Cholesterol Metabolism: Secrets and Lies. By Dr. Elsa Rodrigues (iMed.ULisbon-FFUL)

Interactive Effects of Warming, Acidification and Progestins on Aquatic Systems, by Dr. Patrícia Cardoso (Univ. of Coimbra and IMAR-CMA)

Marine Conservation under Stormy Skies and Troubled Waters. By Dr. Isabel Noronha

Public Lecture 2016: Marine Conservation under Stormy Skies and Troubled Waters by Dr. Isabel Noronha

2016

We are Geographers! The Power of Spatial Data Infrastructures and (un)Volunteered Geography Information, by Prof. Rui Pedro Julião (Assist. Prof. and head of GRPD from the UNL and researcher at CICS.NOVA)

GEOTECHNICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL APPLICATIONS OF GEOPHYSICS METHODS IN HONG KONG, by Prof Chan Lung Sang (PHKU and HKU SPACE)

HONG KONG’S BIG BANG: THE STORY BEHIND THE DISCOVERY OF HONG KONG’S SUPERVOLCANO, by Dr. Roderick J. Sewell (Hong Kong Geological Survey, GEO, CEDD, HKSAR)

GARDENS TO TREAT WATER – CONSTRUCTED WETLANDS FOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT AND REUSE, by  Cristina Calheiros (ESB, UCP)

METAL POLLUTION IN SOUTHERN CHINA ESTUARIES, by Prof. Wen-Xiong Wang (Chair Prof. in the Division of Life Science, HKUST)

Conservation and contamination of mangrove wetland, by Prof. Nora F-Y Tam (Chair Prof. in the Dep. of Biology and Chemistry and Dir. of Futian-CityU Mangrove R&D at CUHK).

DELTA COMPARISON, by Prof. Dr. Eric Tsang (Assoc. Dir. of the UNESCO UNEVOC HK and VP of South China Normal Univ.) and Prof. Emilie Tran (Assist. Prof. and former Dean of the FLA from USJ)

SURVEY ON PUBLIC ENVIRONMENTAL CONSCIOUSNESS IN MACAO — A PEARL RIVER 

The effects of eutrophication on costal ecosystems, by P. Cardoso (Univ. of Coimbra)

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On a windy day lets go flying, by Dr M. Repas (Intern. EIA consultant and Exec. Dir. of STRIX)

The 2014-15 volcanic eruption on the Fogo Island in Cape Vert , by Prof. João Mata (GeoFCUL, IDL)

Discussion on COP 21 agreement (Photos)

Metal pollution in South China, by Prof. Wen-Xiong Wang (Chair Prof in the Division of Life Science, HKUST)

“Deep seafloor resources: Cure, Curse, or Delusion?“ by Prof. Fernando Barriga (FCUL, Portugal)