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Malengue A.S., Miranda I., Simões R., Lourenço A., Gominho J., Pereira H. (2023)

Cork cellular and chemical features underlying bark environmental protection in the Miombo species Parinari curatellifoila

Heliyon, 9 (10): e21135. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2023.e21135

Pereira H., Simões R., Miranda I. (2023)

Cuticular waxes and cutin in Terminalia catappa leaves from the equatorial São Tomé and Príncipe islands

Molecules, 28: 6365. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules28176365

Şen A. U., Simões R., Yücedağ C., Miranda I., Fernandes Â., Pereira H. (2023)

Biochemical characterization and fuel properties of endemic Taurus flowering ash (Fraxinus ornus subsp. cilicica) bark from Turkey

Processes, 11(9):2774. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/pr11092774

Şen U., Longo A., Gonçalves M., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2023)

The potential of waste phloem fraction of Quercus cerris bark in biochar production

Environments, 10: 71. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/environments10050071

Simões R., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2023)

Variation in leaf cutin content and chemical composition along one annual cycle in the Mediterranean cork oak (Quercus suber L.).

Forests, 14(2): 334. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/f14020334

Sousa V., Miranda I, QuilhĂł T., Pereira H. (2023)

The Diversity of Wood and Non-Wood Forest Products: Anatomical, Physical, and Chemical Properties, and Potential Applications

Forests 14, 1988. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/f14101988

Freitas L., Simões R., Miranda I., Peres F., Ferreira-Dias S. (2022)

Optimization of autohydrolysis of olive pomaces to obtain bioactive oligosaccharides: the effect of cultivar and fruit ripening

Catalysts, 12(7): 788. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/catal12070788

Mangione R., Simões R., Pereira H., Catarino S., Ricardo-da-Silva J., Miranda I., Ferreira-Dias S. (2022)

Potential use of grape stems and pomaces from two red grapevine cultivars as source of oligosaccharides

Processes, 10: 1896. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/pr10091896

Sartori C.J., Mota G.S., Mori F.A., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Pereira H. (2022)

Bark characterization of a commercial Eucalyptus urophylla hybrid clone in view of its potential use as a biorefinery raw material

Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 12(5): 1541-1553. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-020-01199-7

Şen A.U., Correia R., Longo A., Nobre C., Alves O., Santos M., Gonçalves M., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2022)

Chemical composition, morphology, antioxidant, and fuel properties of pine nut shells within a biorefinery perspective

Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-022-03605-8

Şen A.U., Nobre C., Durão L., Miranda I., Pereira H., Gonçalves M. (2022)

Low-temperature biochars from cork-rich and phloem-rich wastes: fuel, leaching, and methylene blue adsorption properties

Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 12(9): 3899–3909. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-020-00949-x

Simões R., Branco M., Nogueira C., Carvalho C., Santos-Silva C., Ferreira-Dias S., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2022)

Phytochemical composition of extractives in the inner cork layer of cork oaks with low and moderate Coraebus undatus attack

Forests, 13: 1517. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/f13091517

Simões R., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2022)

The influence of solvent and extraction time on yield and chemical selectivity of cuticular waxes from Quercus suber leaves.

Processes, 10(11): 2270. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/pr10112270

Simões R., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2022)

Effect of seasonal variation on leaf cuticular waxes’ composition in the Mediterranean Cork Oak (Quercus suber L.).

Forests, 13(8): 1236.. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/f13081236

Simões R., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2022)

Cutin extraction and composition determined under differing depolymerisation conditions in cork oak leaves

Phytochemical Analysis, 33(1): 127-135. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/pca.3075

Miranda I., Ferreira J., Cardoso S., Pereira H. (2021)

Composition and antioxidant properties of extracts from Douglas fir bark

Holzforschung, 75(7): 677-687. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/hf-2020-0097

Mota G.S., Sartori C.J., Ribeiro A.O., QuilhĂł T., Miranda I., Ferreira G.C., Mori F.A., Pereira H. (2021)

Bark characterization of Tachigali guianensis and Tachigali glauca from the Amazon under a valorization perspective

BioResources, 16(2): 2953-2970. DOI: https://doi.org/10.15376/biores.16.2.2953-2970

Nobre C., Sen A., DurĂŁo L., Miranda I., Pereira H., Goncalves M. (2021)

Low-temperature pyrolysis products of waste cork and lignocellulosic biomass: product characterization

Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 112115. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-021-01300-8

Sartori C.J., Mota G.S., Mori F.A., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Pereira H. (2021)

Bark characterization of a commercial Eucalyptus urophylla hybrid clone in view of its potential use as a biorefinery raw material

Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-020-01199-7

Simões R., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2021)

Cutin extraction and composition determined under differing depolymerisation conditions in cork oak leaves

Phytochemical Analysis, 33: 127-135. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/pca.3075

Simões R., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2021)

Chemical composition of leaf cutin in six Quercus suber provenances

Phytochemistry, 181: 112570. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.phytochem.2020.112570

Simões R., Pimentel C., Ferreira-Dias S., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2021)

Phytochemical characterization of phloem in maritime pine and stone pine in three sites in Portugal

Heliyon, 7(4): e06718. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2021.e06718

Sousa G., Trifunovska M., Antunes M., Miranda I., MoldĂŁo M., Alves V., Vidrih R., Allen Lopes P., Aparicio L., Neves M., TecelĂŁo S., Ferreira-Dias S. (2021)

Optimization of ultrasound-assisted extraction of bioactive compounds from Pelvetia canaliculata to sunflower oil

Foods, 10(8): 1732. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/foods10081732

Sousa V., Ferreira J.P.A., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Pereira H. (2021)

Quercus rotundifolia bark as a source of polar extracts: structural and chemical characterization

Forests, 12(9): 1160. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/f12091160

Alves-Ferreira J., Miranda I., Duarte L., Roseiro L., Lourenço A., Quilhó T., Cardoso S., Fernandes M.C., Carvalheiro F., Pereira H. (2020)

Cistus ladanifer as a source of chemicals: structural and chemical characterization

Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 10: 325–337. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-019-00448-8

Leite C., Oliveira V., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2020)

Cork oak and climate change: Disentangling drought effects on cork chemical composition

Scientific Reports, 10: 7800. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-64650-9

Queirós C.S.G.P., Cardoso S., Ferreira J., Miranda I., Lourenço M.J.V., Pereira H. (2020)

Characterization of Hakea sericea fruits regarding chemical composition and extract properties

Waste and Biomass Valorization, 11: 4859-4870. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12649-019-00818-3

Queirós C.S.G.P., Cardoso S., Lourenço A., Ferreira J., Miranda I., Lourenço M.J., Pereira H. (2020)

Characterization of walnut, almond, and pine nut shells regarding chemical composition and extract composition

Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 10(1): 175-188. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13399-019-00424-2

Sen A., Miranda I., Esteves B., Pereira H. (2020)

Chemical characterization, bioactive and fuel properties of waste cork and phloem fractions from Quercus cerris L. bark

Industrial Crops and Products, 157: 112909. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indcrop.2020.112909

Simões R., Rodrigues A., Ferreira-Dias S., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2020)

Chemical composition of cuticular waxes, pigments and morphology of leaves of Quercus suber trees from different provenances

Plants, 9(9): 1165. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/plants9091165

Simões R., Rodrigues A.P., Ferreira-Dias S., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2020)

Chemical composition of cuticular waxes and pigments and morphology of leaves of Quercus suber trees of different provenance

Plants, 9(9): 1165. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/plants9091165

Miranda I., Simões R., Medeiros B., Nampoothiri K.M., Sukumaran R.K., Rajan D., Pereira H., Ferreira-Dias S. (2019)

Valorization of lignocellulosic residues from the olive oil industry by production of lignin, glucose and functional sugars

Bioresource Technology, 292:121936. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2019.121936

Bajrakatri A., Pimenta R., Pinto T., Miranda I., Knapic S., Nunes L., Pereira H. (2018)

Stem quality of Quercus cerris trees from Kosovo for the sawmilling industry

Drewno, 61(201): 57-69. DOI: http://drewno-wood.pl/pobierz-300

Bajraktari A., Nunes L., Knapic S., Pimenta R., Pinto T., Duarte S., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2018)

Chemical characterization, hardness and termite resistance of Quercus cerris L. heartwood from Kosovo

Maderas – Ciencia Y TecnologĂ­a, 20(3): 305-314. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-221X2018005003101

Berhanu A., Kiflie Z., Miranda I., Lourenço A., Ferreira J., Feleke S., Yimam A., Pereira H. (2018)

Characterization of crop residues from false banana Ensete ventricosum in Ethiopia in view of a full-resource valorization

Plos One, 13(7): e0199422. DOI: https://10.1371/journal.pone.0199422

Cardoso S., Ferreira J., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2018)

Age variation of Douglas-fir bark chemical composition

Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology, 38(5): 385-396. DOI: https://10.1080/02773813.2018.1513036

Ferreira J.P.A., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2018)

Chemical composition of lipophilic extractives from six Eucalyptus barks

Wood Science and Technology, 52(6): 1685–1699. DOI: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00226-018-1054-6

Ferreira J.P.A., Miranda I., Sousa V.B., Pereira H. (2018)

Chemical composition of barks from Quercus faginea trees and characterization of their lipophilic and polar extracts

PLoS ONE, 13(5): e0197135. DOI: https://10.1371/journal.pone.0197135

Lima L., Miranda I., Knapic S., QuilhĂł T., Pereira H. (2018)

Chemical and anatomical characterization, and antioxidant properties of barks from 11 Eucalyptus species

European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, 76(2): 783–792. URL: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00107-017-1247-y

Sartori C., Mota G., Miranda I., Mori F.A., Pereira H. (2018)

Tannin extraction and characterization of polar extracts from the barks of two Eucalyptus urophylla hybrids

Bioresources, 13(3): 4820-4831. URL: https://bioresources.cnr.ncsu.edu/resources/tannin-extraction-and-characterization-of-polar-extracts-from-the-barks-of-two-eucalyptus-urophylla-hybrids/

Şen A., Miranda I., Ferreira J., Lourenço A., Pereira H. (2018)

Chemical composition and cellular structure of ponytail palm (Beaucarnea recurvata) cork

Industrial Crops and Products, 124(15): 845-855. URL: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0926669018307568

Miranda I., Mirra I., Gominho J., Pereira H. (2017)

Fractioning of bark of Pinus pinea by milling and chemical characterization of the different fractions

Maderas – Ciencia y TecnologĂ­a, 19(2): 185 – 194.

Miranda I., Sousa V., Ferreira J., Pereira H. (2017)

Chemical characterization and extractives composition of heartwood and sapwood from Quercus faginea

PLoS ONE, 12(6): e0179268. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179268

Miranda I., Sousa V., Ferreira J., Pereira H. (2017)

Chemical composition and extractives composition of heartwood and sapwood from Quercus faginea

PLoS ONE, 12(6): e0179268.

Mota G.S., Sartori C.J., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Mori F.A., Pereira H. (2017)

Bark anatomy, chemical composition and ethanol-water extract composition of Anadenanthera peregrina and Anadenanthera colubrine

PLoS ONE, 12 (12): e0189263.

Pimentel C.S., Firmino P.N., CalvĂŁo T., Ayres M.P., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2017)

Pinewood nematode population growth in relation to pine phloem chemical composition

Plant Pathology, 66(5): 856–864.

Carmo J.F., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Carvalho A.M., Carmo F.H.D.J., Latorraca J.V.F., Pereira H. (2016)

Bark characterisation of the Brazilian hardwood Goupia glabra in terms of its valorization

BioResources, 11(2): 4794-4807.

Carmo J.F., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Sousa V.B., Cardoso S., Carvalho A.M., Carmo F.H.D.J., Latorraca V.F.J., Pereira H. (2016)

Copaifera langsdorffii bark as a source of chemicals: structural and chemical characterization

Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology, 36(5):305-317. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/02773813.2016.1140208

Carmo J.F., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Sousa V.B., Carmo F.H.D.J., Latorraca J.V.F., Pereira H. (2016)

Chemical and structural characterization of the bark of Albizia niopoides trees from the Amazon

Wood Science and Technology, 50(4): 677-692. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00226-016-0807-3

Ferreira J.P.A., Gominho J., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2016)

Chemical characterization of cork and phloem from Douglas fir outer bark

Holzforschung, 70(5): 475-483.

Ferreira J.P.A., Miranda I., Sen A., Pereira H. (2016)

Chemical and cellular features of virgin and reproduction cork from Quercus variabilis

Industrial Crops and Products, 94(2016): 638-648.

Miranda I., Lima L., QuilhĂł T., Knapic S., Pereira H. (2016)

The bark of Eucalyptus sideroxylon as a source of phenolic extracts with anti-oxidant properties

Industrial Crops and Products, 82: 81-87.

Miranda I., Pereira H. (2016)

Variation of wood and bark density and production in coppiced Eucalyptus globulus trees in a second rotation

iForest – Biogeosciences and Forestry, 9: 270-275.

Mota G.S., Sartori C.J., Ferreira J., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., F.A. Mori, Pereira H. (2016)

Cellular structure and chemical composition of cork from Plathymenia reticulata occurring in the Brazilian Cerrado

Industrial Crops and Products, 90:65–75.

Rodrigues J., Miranda I., Gominho J., Vasconcelos M., Barradas G., Pereira H., Bianchi-de-Aguiar F., Ferreira-Dias S. (2016)

Modeling and optimization of laboratory-scale conditioning of Jatropha curcas L. seeds for oil expression

Industrial Crops and Products, 83: 614–619. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indcrop.2015.12.062

Sartori C., Mota G.S., Ferreira J., Miranda I., Mori F. A., Pereira H. (2016)

Chemical characterization of the bark of Eucalyptus urophylla hybrids in view of their valorization in biorefinaries

Holzforschung, 70(9): 819–828.

Ferreira J.P.A., Miranda I., Gominho J., Pereira H. (2015)

Selective fractioning of Pseudotsuga menziesii bark and chemical characterization in view of an integrated valorization

Industrial Crops and Products, 74: 998–1007.

Gominho J., Lourenço A., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2015)

Radial and axial variation of heartwood properties and extractives in mature trees of Eucalyptus globulus

BioResources, 10 (1): 721-731.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Pereira H. (2015)

Heartwood, sapwood and bark variation in coppiced Eucalyptus globulus trees in 2nd rotation and comparison with the single-stem 1st rotation

Silva Fennica, 49(1)1141:1-13.

Rodrigues J., Miranda I., Furquim L., Gominho J., Vasconcelos M., Barradas G., Pereira H., Bianchi-de-Aguiar F., Ferreira-Dias S. (2015)

Storage stability of Jatropha curcas L. oil naturally rich in gamma-tocopherol

Industrial Crops and Products, 64:188-193.

Miranda I., Gominho J., AraĂşjo C., Pereira H. (2014)

Family effects in heartwood content of Eucalyptus globulus

European Journal of Forest Research, 133: 81-87.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Ferreira-Dias S., Pereira H. (2014)

Pattern recognition as a tool to discriminate softwood and hardwood bark fractions with different particle size

Wood Science and Technology, 48(6): 1197-1211.

Baptista I., Miranda I., QuilhĂł T., Gominho J., Pereira H. (2013)

Characterisation and fractioning of Tectona grandis bark in view of its valorisation as a biorefinery raw-material

Industrial Crops and Products, 50: 166-175.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Mirra I., Pereira H. (2013)

Fractioning and chemical characterization of barks of Betula pendula and Eucalyptus globulus

Industrial Crops and Products, 41: 299-305.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Pereira H. (2013)

Cellular structure and chemical composition of cork from the Chinese cork oak (Quercus variabilis)

Journal of Wood Science, 59 (1): 1-9.

Rodrigues J., Miranda I., Gominho J., Vasconcelos M., Barradas G., Pereira H., Bianchi-d-Aguiar F., Ferreira-Dias S. (2013)

Variability in oil content and composition and storage stability of seeds from Jatropha curcas L. grown in Mozambique

Industrial Crops and Products, 50: 828-837.

Gominho J., Lourenço A., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2012)

Chemical and fuel properties of stumps biomass from Eucalyptus globulus plantations

Industrial Crops and Products, 39: 12-16.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Mirra I., Pereira H. (2012)

Chemical characterization of barks from Picea abies and Pinus sylvestris after fractioning into different particle sizes

Industrial Crops and Products, 36(1): 395-400.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Pereira H. (2012)

Incorporation of bark and tops in Eucalyptus globulus wood pulping

BioResourses, 7(3): 4350-4361.

Ĺžen A., Miranda I., Pereira H. (2012)

Temperature-induced structural and chemical changes in cork from Quercus cerris

Industrial Crops and Products, 37(1): 508-513.

Ĺžen A., Olivella M.A., Fiol N., Miranda I., Villaescusa I., Pereira H (2012)

Removal of chromium (VI) in aqueous environments using cork and heat treated cork samples from Quercus cerris and Quercus suber

Bioresources, 7(4): 4843-4857.

Miranda I., Sousa V., Pereira H. (2011)

Wood properties of teak (Tectona grandis) from a mature unmanaged stand in East Timor

Journal of Wood Science, 57(3): 171-178. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10086-010-1164-8

Sen A., Miranda I., Santos S., Graça J., Pereira H. (2010)

The chemical composition of cork and phloem in the rhytidome of Quercus cerris bark

Industrial Crops and Products, 31: 417-422.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Lourenço A., Pereira H. (2009)

Variation of heartwood and sapwood in 18-year-old Eucalyptus globulus trees grown with different spacings

Trees – Structure and Function, 23 (2): 367-372.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Lourenço A., Pereira H. (2007)

Heartwood, extractives and pulp yield of three Eucalyptus globulus clones grown in two sites

Appita Journal, 60(6): 485-500.

Miranda I., Gominho J., Lourenço A., Pereira H. (2006)

The influence of irrigation and fertilization on heartwood and sapwood content in 18-year-old Eucalyptus globulus Labill. trees.

Canadian Journal Forest Research 36 (10): 2675-2683.. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1139/x06-130

Books

Qualidade tecnológica do eucalipto Eucalyptus globulus

Pereira H., Miranda I., Gominho J., Tavares F., Quilhó T., Graça J., Rodrigues J., Shatalov A., Knapic. S. (2010)

Centro de Estudos Florestais, ISA, UTL, Lisboa, p. 377. ISBN: 978-972-97874-3-0

Book Chapters

Anjos O., Santos A.J.A., Miranda I., Knapic S. and Pereira H. (2018)

Stem and wood characterization of Acacia melanoxylon as an introduced species in Europe

In: Acacia: Characteristics, Distribution and Uses. Aide Matheson Eds. Nova Science Publishers, pp: 1-27. ISBN: 978-1-53614-237-2

Projects

CorkinARCH

CorkFacades: Fachadas de cortiça: desempenho, qualidade ambiental e perceção do público

Duration: 2021-2024

CEF Budget: 72.341 €

Acacia4FirePrev

Explorar a biomassa de Acacias: Uma forma de reduzir o risco de incĂŞndios

Duration: 2020-2023

CEF Budget: 298.000 €

SUDOE-IMIP

Innovative Eco-Construction System Based on Interlocking Modular Insulation Wood & Cork-Based Panels

Duration: 2020-2023

CEF Budget: 170.897,87 €

ClimPest

Alterações Climáticas e seu impacto em florestas em pinheiro ao longo da costa oeste portuguesa: o caso de duas pragas recentemente emergidas

Duration: 2018-2022

CEF Budget: 29247,10 €

PineChem

Composição quimica do hospedeiro e fatores ambientais determinantes na epidemiologia do nematodo da madeira do pinheiro

Duration: 2017-2022

CEF Budget: 148737.80€ €