Risk assessment, environmental mining pollution, industrial pollution, soil and groundwater contamination, landuse and planning, geology, geostatistics and multivariated data analysis, remote sensing and GIS.
2008 - Brito, M.G., Costa, C.N., Vendas, D. - paper nbr. 25-827, “Methodological Approach for Ground Contamination Assessment and Remediation of Brownfields”, p - 10, accepted to Journal WSEAS Transactions Environment and Development.
Vendas, D., Brito, M.G., Costa, C.N. - paper nbr. 25-848, “Risk assessment for redevelopment of contaminated land at an old industrial site”, p - 11, submitted to Journal WSEAS Transactions Environment and Development .
2006 - Characterization of maximum infiltration areas using GIS tools MG Brito, CN Costa, JA Almeida, D Vendas, PH Verdial Engineering Geology 85 (1-2), 14-18