Professor Gonçalo Vieira (IGOT - University of Lisbon), T-MOSAiC EXCOM and Remote Sensing AG Chair is one of the new Vice-Presidents of the International Permafrost Association (IPA). More information can be accessed here. Professor Vieira is a physical geographer from the Centre for Geographic Studies and is research is on the changing Polar and mountain regions using physical geography skills and high resolution remote sensing.
T-MOSAiC is pleased to inform that will edit a special journal issue on Arctic Terrestrial Pollution, including Coastal Areas. This special issue is pre-accepted to be published in the Elsevier “Environmental Pollution” (IF= 5.714) and the chief guest-editors will be João Canário from the University of Lisbon and Maribeth Murray from the University of Calgary. This issue will cover all areas of Arctic terrestrial pollution and pollutants, from the biogeochemical cycles to their effects on wildlife and human health. Expression of interest is now open until July 15, and interested authors should send an email to the T-MOSAiC secretariat with the tentative title and name, affiliation, and email of the leading author.