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