Hugo Pires Costa is an Environmental Engineer from the Faculty of Science and Technology of the New University of Lisbon. He started his scientific research path in 2011 with CIRAC- Maps and Flood Risk in climate change scenarios. Since then he has been participating in projects like: CLIMA-Madeira, ClimAdaPT.Local and recently coordinating the climate change adaptation on PRAC-Açores. His main research interest is climate change adaptation, focused on vulnerability indexes to decision and technological approaches. He was President of the NGO Euronatura (2008-2012). Lived in Milan and Toronto but Lisbon will always be his city
Grosso, N., Dias, L., Costa, H. P., Santos, F.D. & Garrett, P. (2015) Continental Portuguese territory flood social susceptibility index.Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, 15, 1921-1931. DOI:10.5194/nhess-15-1921-2015 (IF2015 2,277; Q2 Geosciences, Multidisciplinary)
Gomes, A., Avelar, D., Santos, F.D., Costa, H. & Garrett, P. (2015) Estratégia de adaptação às alterações climáticas da Região Autónoma da Madeira. Secretaria Regional do Ambiente e Recursos Naturais, Funchal, Madeira.