- Ana Costa was awarded the best presentation in the area of “Pollen morphology, Biology & Biochemistry”, at the MedPalyno 2017 congress, 4-6 September 2017, Barcelona, Spain, with the work entitled: “Augmented pollen superoxide dismutase activity induced by NO2 and O3”
- Award of the best presentation in the area of ” Aerobiology: aeroallergens and their clinical impact “, by the “European Academy of Alergy and Clinical Immunology – EAACI” at the EAACI2017, 17-21 June 2017, Helsinki, Finland, with the work:
Antunes C, Candeias J, Arriegas R, Tarana I, Galveias A, Martins L, Bento O, Lopes L, Costa A, Buters J. Q. rotundifolia and P. hybrida pollen extracts induced basophil degranulation: study using a cell line expressing human FcERI. EAACI 2017, TPS 03, P620, pp118.
- EMS Young Scientist Award 2015 for Miguel Potes
The EMS Young Scientist Award 2015 was awarded to Miguel Potes from the University of Evora, Portugal, for his publication: “Satellite remote sensing of water turbidity in Alqueva reservoir and implications on lake modelling”, M. Potes, M. J. Costa and R. Salgado; Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1623–1633, 2012, www.hydrol-earth-syst-sci.net/16/1623/2012/, doi:10.5194/hess-16-1623-2012.