Publicações 2002-2007


Publicações 2007

M.M. Sousa, M.J. Melo, T. Casimiro, A. Aguiar-Ricardo, “The art of CO2 for art conservation: a green approach to antique textile cleaning”, Green Chemistry, 9 (2007) 943-947.

J.S. Seixas de Melo, M.J. Melo, M.M. Sousa, S. Takato, “Revisiting Perkin's dye(s): the spectroscopy and photophysics of two new mauveine compounds (B2 and C)”, Chemical Communications, 25 (2007) 2624-2626.

F. Pina, A.J. Parola, M.J. Melo, C.A. Laia, C.A. Afonso, “Photochromism of 7-(N, N-diethylamino) 4 '-hydroxyflavylium in a water-ionic liquid biphasic system”, Chemical Communication, 16 (2007) 1608-1610.

M.J. Melo, M.M. Sousa, A.J. Parola, J.S. Seixas de Melo, F. Catarino, J. Marçalo, F. Pina, “Identification of 7,4 '-dihydroxy-5-methoxyflavylium in "Dragon's blood": To be or not to be an anthocyanin”, Chem. Eur. J., 13 (2007) 1417-1422.

L. Moura, M.J. Melo, C. Casanova, A.Claro, “A study on Portuguese manuscript illumination: The Charter of Vila Flor (Flower town), 1512”, Journal of Cultural Heritage, 8 (2007) 299-306.

M. Gil, M.L. Carvalho, A. Seruya, I. Queralt, A.E. Candeias, J. Mirao, I. Ribeiro, P. Alves, “Yellow and red ochre pigments from southern Portugal: Elemental composition and characterization by WDXRF and XRD”, Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section, 580 (2007) 728-731.

Publicações 2006

J.S. Seixas de Melo, R. Rondão, H.D. Burrows, M.J. Melo, S. Navaratnam, R. Edge, G. Voss, “Photophysics of an indigo derivative (keto and leuco structures) with singular properties”, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 110 (2006) 13653-13661.

J.S. Seixas de Melo, A.P. Moura, M.J. Melo, “Spectral and photophysical studies of substituted indigo derivatives in their keto forms”, Chemphyschem, 7 (2006) 2303-2311.

M.F. Macedo, P. Duarte, “Phytoplankton Production modelling in three marine ecosystems - Static Versus Dynamic approach”, Ecological Modelling, 190 (3-4) (2006) 299-316.

A.Z. Miller, A. Dionísio, M.F. Macedo, “Primary bioreceptivity: A comparative study of different Portuguese lithotypes”, International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, 57 (2) (2006) 136-142.

P. Duarte, M.F. Macedo, L. Cancela da Fonseca, “The relationship between phytoplankton diversity and community function in a Coastal lagoon”, Hydrobiology, 555 (2006) 3-18.

M. Vilarigues, R.C. da Silva, “Characterization of potash-glass corrosion in aqueous solution by Ion Beam and IR Spectroscopy”, Journal of Non-crystalline Solids, 352 (2006) 5368-5375.

Publicações 2005

F. Galindo, J.C. Lima, S.V. Luis, M.J Melo, A.J. Parola, F. Pina, “Water/humidity and ammonia sensor, based on a polymer hydrogel matrix containing a fluorescent flavylium compound”, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 15 (2005) 2840-2847.

Publicações 2004

M.C. Moncada, D. Fernandez, J.C. Lima, A.J. Parola, C. Lodeiro, F. Folgosa, M.J. Melo, F. Pina, “Multistate properties of 7-(N,N-diethylamino)-4 '-hydroxyflavylium. An example of an unidirectional reaction cycle driven by pH”, Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 2 (2004) 2802-2808.

J.S. Seixas de Melo, A.P. Moura, M.J. Melo, “Photophysical and spectroscopic studies of Indigo derivatives in their keto and leuco forms”, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 108 (2004) 6975-6981.

A. Bencini, E. Berni, A. Bianchi, P. Fornasari, C. Giorgi, J.C. Lima, C. Lodeiro, M.J. Melo, J.S. Seixas de Mel, A.J. Parola, F. Pina, J. Pina, B. Valtancoli, “A fluorescent chemosensor for Zn(II). Exciplex formation in solution and the solid state”, Dalton Transactions, 14 (2004) 2180-2187.

M. Vilarigues, R.C. da Silva, “Ion beam and Infrared analysis of medieval stained glass”, Applied Physics A, 79 (2004) 373-378.

Publicações 2003

M.T. Albelda, E. García-España, L. Gil, J.C. Lima, C.  Lodeiro, J.S. Seixas de Melo, M.J. Melo, A.J. Parola, F.  Pina, C. Soriano, “Intramolecular excimer formation in a tripodal polyamine receptor containing three naphthalene fluorophores”, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 107 (2003) 6573-6578.

M.C. Moncadaa, S. Moura, M.J. Melo, A. Roque, C. Lodeiro, F. Pina, “Complexation of aluminum(III) by anthocyanins and synthetic flavylium salts - A source for blue and purple color”, Inorganica Chimica Acta, 356 (2003) 51-56.

S. Bracci, M.J. Melo, “Correlating natural ageing and Xenon irradiation of Paraloid (R) B72 applied on stone”, Polymer Degradation and Stability, 80 (2003) 533-541.

Publicações 2002

M.J. Melo, S. Moura, M. Maestri, F. Pina, “Micelle effects on multi state/multifunctional systems based on photochromic flavylium compounds. The case of luteolinidin”, Journal of Molecular Structure, 612 (2002) 245-253.

M.F. Macedo, P. Duarte, J.G. Ferreira, “The influence of incubation periods on photosynthesis-irradiance curves”, 274 (2002) 101-120.


Publicações 2007

A.Z. Miller, L. Laiz, A. Dionísio, M.F. Macedo, C. Saiz-Jimenez, “Microbial communities involved in the deterioration of Santa Clara-a-Velha Monastery (Coimbra, Portugal)”, 7th International Symposium on the Conservation of Monuments in the Mediterranean Basin, Orléans (France), Mission Val de Loire-Patrimoine mondial and Institut international Fleuves et Patrimoine -Université d'Orleans, p.287-289 (2007).

L. Laiz, A.Z. Miller, J.M. Gonzalez, E. Akatova, V. Jurado, A. Dionísio, M.F. Macedo, C. Saiz-Jimenez, “Rubrobacter strains isolated from granite walls and mural paintings of different biodeteriorated monuments located in Portugal and Spain”, II International Conference on Enviromental, Industrial and Aplied Microbiology- BioMicroWorld – 2007, Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura, Universidad de Seville (Spain), p.266 (2007).

Publicações 2004

C. Alarcão, A. Phillips, M.F. Macedo, “Characterization of a pink in white calcareo of São João de Almedina Church in Coimbra (Portugal)”, 6th International Symposium on the Conservation of Monuments in the Mediterranean Basin, Lisbon (Portugal), p.58 (2004).


Publicações 2006

A.Z. Miller, M.F. Macedo, “Weathering agents and processes”, Heritage, Weathering and Conservation Vol. I, Balkema, Taylor & Francis Group, London (UK), 329-335, 0-415-41272-2 (2006).

Publicações 2002

A.I. Lillebø, M.A. Pardal, M.R. Flindt, J.M. Neto, M.F. Macedo, I. Martin, J.C. Marques, “Cap. 3- NUTRIENT CYCLE AND PLANT DYNAMICS. 3,5Nutrient dynamics in the intertidal pools of the Mondego estuary. IV – Possible contribution to dissolved inorganic phosphate loading”, Aquatic Ecology of the Mondego River Basin. Global importance of local experience, Coimbra - Imprensa da Universidade, 287-300, ISBN: 972-8704-04-6 (2002).