Alice Newton is a Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy (DQF), Faculty of Sciences and Technology (FCT) of the University of Algarve (UAlg, Portugal). She is a member of Portugal's Institute of Marine Research (IMAR); the Marine and Environmental Research Center (CIMA); a Senior Scientist leading as the Principal Investigator on the coastal zone at the Norwegian Institute of Air Research (NILU) in the Department of Environmental Impacts and Economics (IMPEC); and of the High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment (FRAM), Norway.
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My professional activity consists of teaching, both at undergraduate level, postgraduate level and research supervision.
Undergraduate course in Marine Sciences, Chemical Oceanography module
Erasmus Mundus Master in Water and Coastal Management
Erasmus Mundus Master in Quality in Analytical Laboratories
Erasmus Mundus Master in Chemical Innovation & Regulation
Erasmus Mundus Master of Science of Ecohydrology
International MSC in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation
Erasmus Mundus Ph. D. in Marine and Coastal Management
Norwegian Research Council Project - Development Of innovative Tools for understanding marine biodiversity and assessing good Environmental Status in Norway
7th Framework Programme Project - Development Of innovative Tools for understanding marine biodiversity and assessing good Environmental Status
EEA bilateral (Norway-Portugal) grants funding mechanism (004/TSC/FBR/2013 - OC-ENV: Ocean Colour applications to ENVironmental management)
Belmont Forum /Coastal Vulnerability Theme G8HORC. Sponsors: FAPESP, ANR, DFG, MoES, JSPS, NERC & ESRC, NSF. G8MUREFU3FP-2201-037. Catalyzing action towards sustainability of deltaic systems with an integrated modelling framework for risk assessment
Belmont Forum /Coastal Vulnerability Theme G8HORC Sponsors: FAPESP, ANR, DFG, MoES, JSPS, NERC & ESRC, NSF. G8MUREFU3-2201-075. Transformation and Resilience on Urban Coasts.
Cristina, S., Icely, J., Goela, P., DelValls, T., Newton, A., 2015.
Using remote sensing as a support to the implementation of the European Strategy Framework Directive in SW Portugal.
Continental Shelf Research, In Press.
Gari, S.R., Newton, A., Icely, J.D., 2015.
A Review of the application and evolution of the DPSIR framework with an emphasis on coastal social-ecological systems.
Ocean & Coastal Management, v. 103, pp. 63-67.
Xu, H., Newton, A., Wolanski, E., Chen, Z., 2015.
The fate of Phosphorus in Yangtze Estuary (Changjiang), China, under Multi-stressors: Hindsight and Forecast.
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 163, Part B, pp. 1-6
Newton, A., et al., 2014
An overview of ecological status, vulnerability and future perspectives of European large shallow, semi-enclosed coastal systems, lagoons and transitional waters.
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 140, pp. 95-122.
Gari, S.R., Newton, A., Icely, J., Lowe, C.D., 2014.
Testing the application of the Systems Approach Framework (SAF) for the management of eutrophication in the Ria Formosa.
Marine Policy, v. 43, pp. 40-45.
Newton, A., and Weichselgartner, J., 2014.
Hotspots of coastal vulnerability: A DPSIR analysis to find societal pathways and responses.
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 140, pp. 123-
Brown, S., Nicholls, R., Brundrit, G., Dearing, J., Dickson, M., Gallop, S., Gao, S., Haigh, I., Hinkel, J., Jiménez, J., Klein, R., Kron, W., Lázár, A., Neves, C., Newton, A., et al, 2014.
Shifting perspectives on coastal impacts and adaptation.
Nature Climate Change, v. 4, pp. 752-755.
Cristina, S.C.V., Moore, G.F., Goela, P.R.F.C., Icely, J.D., Newton, A., 2014.
In situ validation of MERIS marine reflectance off the southwest Iberian Peninsula: assessment of vicarious adjustment and corrections for near-land adjacency.
International Journal of Remote Sensing, v. 35, n.6, pp. 2347-2377.
O’Higgins, T., Tett, P., Farmer, A., Cooper, P., Dolch, T., Friedrich, J., Goulding, I., Hunt, A., Icely, J., Murciano, C., Newton, A., Psuty, I., Raux, P., Roth, E., 2014.
Temporal constraints on ecosystem management: Definitions and examples from Europe’s regional seas.
Ecology and Society, v. 19, n. 4, Art. 46.
Cinnirella, S., Sardà, R., Suárez de Vivero, J., Brennan, R., Barausse, A., Icely, J., Luisetti, T., March, D., Murciano, C., Newton, A., et al., 2014.
Steps towards a shared governance response for achieving Good Environmental Status in the Mediterranean Sea.
Ecology and Society, v. 19, n. 4, Art. 47.
Goela, P.C., Danchenko,S., Icely, J., Lubian, L.M., Cristina, S., Newton, A., 2014.
Using CHEMTAX to evaluate seasonal and interannual dynamics of the phytoplankton community off the South-west coast of Portugal.
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 151, pp. 112-123.
Universidade do Algarve