Department of Biology, University of the Azores
Apartado 1422, 9501-801 Ponta Delgada
São Miguel, Azores, Portugal
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Rita F. Patarra is conducting a Ph.D. in Biology (3CBIO) at Biology Department of University of the Azores, since 2012, within the Azorean Biodiversity Group of cE3c. She is conducting the project “Opportunities for Seaweed Aquaculture Development in the Azores” (Ref.ª M3.1.2/F/024/2011, DRCT), under the supervision of Ana I. Neto (cE3c, Azores University) and Alejandro H. Buschmann (Centro imar & CeBiB, Universidad de Los Lagos, Chile).
Rita F. Patarra Ph.D. project aims are: evaluate the culture potential and the effect of different harvest technics on the growth of selected Azorean species of seaweeds with economically value.
Patarra, R.F., Carreiro, A.S., Lloveras, A.A., Abreu, M.H., Buschmann, A.H. & Neto, A.I. (2017) Effects of light, temperature and stocking density on Halopteris scoparia growth.Journal of Applied Phycology, 29(1), 405-411. DOI:10.1007/s10811-016-0933-1 (IF2017 2,401; Q1 Marine & Freshwater Biology)