Luis Fernandes, IST MARETEC
Instituto Superior Técnico - MARETEC
Secção de Ambiente e Energia
Departamento de Engenharia Mecânica
Av. Rovisco Pais 1049-001 Lisboa
Tel: +351 21 841 9426 Fax: +351 21 841 9423
Luis Fernandes has worked as an assistant researcher with the Marine and Environment Technology Center (MARETEC) at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) and is now a consultant in coastal modelling. He obtained a degree in Environmental Engineering and a M.Sc. in Ecology, Management and Modeling of the Marine Environment from IST/UTL. His work mainly involves the development of the MOHID Water Modelling System and its application to simulate estuarine, coastal and ocean physical and biogeochemical processes in the framework of several research projects (e.g. MABENE, INSEA, EASY, ECOOP) and several consultancy projects in a wide range of estuarine and coastal systems. He is currently the main moderator and administrator of the MOHID user forum and has been responsible for organizing various MOHID Courses.