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Dissertation


This subsite (a part of my personal web) presents and accompanies my dissertation work in Marine Sciences and Applied Microbiology ( 2015-2017 ).
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Proposal

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Microbiology

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Micropaleontology

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Oceanography

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Coccolithophores

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Braarudosphaera

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About

University of Lisbon

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Faculty of Sciences

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Master Programmes

My two master’s degree programmes: Marine Sciences and Applied Microbiology.

Thesis Adviser

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Papers

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