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prelvas@ualg.pt
Paulo Relvas
Professor University of Algarve
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Physicist with a Ph.D in Physical Oceanography at the University of Wales (U.K.), 1999. Professor at the University of Algarve and researcher at CCMAR. He has over 20 years of research experience on Eastern Boundary Upwelling Systems, variability of upwelling systems, mesoscale processes, coastal and shelf oceanography, inner shelf circulation, and applied remote sensing. He has participated in more than 15 research cruises and 20 national and European research projects, some as chief scientist and coordinator, respectively. Over 50 articles in international journals and book chapters. Large experience on students’ supervision. Coordinator of the MSc on Marine and Coastal Systems and member of the direction board of the BSc on Marine Biology from University of Algarve.