André Valente

André Santos Franca Gaspar Valente's picture
Research group: 
Open ocean and deep sea
Research lines: 
Biogeography, biodiversity and evolution
Ocean dynamics and processes
Global environmental change
Ecological processes
Technological tools for exploration and monitoring
Featured publications

U. Kopuz, A.M. Feyzioglu, A. Valente, E. Agirbas, E. S. Fileman. (2017). Microbial plankton communities in the coastal southeastern Black Sea: biomass, composition and trophic interactions. Oceanologia, doi: 10.1016/j.oceano.2017.09.002

U. Aytan, Valente, A., Senturk, Y., Usta, R., Esensoy Sahin, F. B., Mazlum, R. E., and Agirbas, E. (2016). First evaluation of neustonic microplastics in Black Sea waters. Journal of Marine Environmental Research, 119, 22-30. doi:

A. Valente, Sathyendranath, S., Brotas, V., Groom, S., Grant, M., Taberner, M., Antoine, D., Arnone, R., Balch, W. M., Barker, K., Barlow, R., Bélanger, S., Berthon, J.-F., Beşiktepe, Ş., Brando, V., Canuti, E., Chavez, F., Claustre, H., Crout, R., Frouin, R., García-Soto, C., Gibb, S. W., Gould, R., Hooker, S., Kahru, M., Klein, H., Kratzer, S., Loisel, H., McKee, D., Mitchell, B. G., Moisan, T., Muller-Karger, F., O'Dowd, L., Ondrusek, M., Poulton, A. J., Repecaud, M., Smyth, T., Sosik, H. M., Twardowski, M., Voss, K., Werdell, J., Wernand, M., and Zibordi, G. (2016). A compilation of global bio-optical in situ data for ocean-colour satellite applications. Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 8, 235-252. doi: 10.5194/essd-8-235-2016

A. Silva, V. Brotas, A. Valente, C. Sá, T. Diniz, R. F. Patarra, N. V. Álvaro, A. I. Neto. (2013). Coccolithophore species as indicators of surface oceanographic conditions in the vicinity of Azores islands. Estuarine Costal and Shelf Science, 118, 50-­59. doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2012.12.010

A. Valente and J. C. B. da Silva. (2009). On the observability of the fortnightly cycle of the Tagus estuary turbid plume using MODIS ocean colour images. Journal of Marine Systems, 75:1­-2, 131-137. doi: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2008.08.008