Exploring intra-urban variability of intake fractions for PM2.5: an application to the life-cycle assessment of road transport in Lisbon, Portugal

Joana Bastos

University of Coimbra

PhD candidate on Sustainable Energy Systems at the Center for Industrial Ecology, University of Coimbra, Portugal.Research areas: Sustainable urban development, Life-cycle assessment of residential buildings and urban transportation, Environmental and health effects associated with urban areas.


Life-cycle assessment (LCA) has been widely used to estimate environmental impacts associated with pollutant emissions. However, to estimate health effects associated with these emissions, methods with adequate spatial... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Joana Bastos (University of Coimbra)
  2. Chad Milando (University of Michigan)
  3. Fausto Freire (University of Coimbra)
  4. Stuart Batterman (University of Michigan)

Topic Areas

• Advances in methods (e.g., life cycle assessment, social impact assessment, resilience a , • Sustainable urban systems


MS-10 » Sustainabiity and Resilience of Transportation Systems (11:45 - Monday, 26th June, Room G)



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