Sílvia Almeida

Silvia Almeida

Scientific Profile

  • https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=0C_B4k0AAAAJ&hl=pt-PT Google Académico
  • http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2063-6826 ORCID
  • https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Silvia-Almeida-6 Research Gate
  • https://www.cienciavitae.pt//en/711C-A869-3759 CIÊNCIAVITAE



Degree in Marine Sciences and Master in Geomatics, both from the University of Algarve. She started her professional career with a focus on coastal oceanography and its vulnerability. Currently, she is part of the MARE-Madeira team, and her research focuses on new artificial intelligence technologies for the identification and classification of image and video applied to the sciences of the sea.

Main Research Interests

GIS; Coastal oceanography; Modeling in Oceanography; Coastal vulnerability; Marine debris; Marine litter; Climate change; Habitat mapping; Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV); Remote Operative Vehicle (ROV).

MARE Research Groups

Coastal Systems and Ocean

MARE Thematic Line(s)

Technological Tools for Exploration and Monitoring