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General
Data set name

Studies of chemical mechanisms in solution (seawater)

Data holding centreTechnical University of Lisbon, Institute of Engineering, Centre of Structural Chemistry (IMAR network)
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom October 1979 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Seawater in general; several types of freshwater

Observations 
Parameters

Metal uptake rates in the water column; Dissolved metal concentrations in the water column; Particulate metal concentrations in the water column; Structure and stability of the water column; Organometallic and organometalloid species concentration parameters in water bodies; Temperature variation in the water column; Metal ligand parameters in the water column; Dissolved amino acid concentrations in the water column; Particulate amino acid concentrations in the water column

Instruments

Discrete water samplers

Description 
Summary

Determinations of different types of chemical species due to interactions of organic and inorganic ligands with metal ions, in the several types of natural waters. Toxicity and bioavailability. Thermodynamics and kinetics.

OriginatorsTechnical University of Lisbon, Institute of Engineering, Centre of Structural Chemistry (IMAR network)
Availability 
OrganisationTechnical University of Lisbon, Institute of Engineering, Centre of Structural Chemistry (IMAR network)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactProf. Maria de Lurdes Goncalves
Address

Technical University of Lisbon, Institute of Engineering, Centre of Structural Chemistry (IMAR network)
Centro de Química Estrutural Complexo Interdisciplinar Insituto Superior Técnico Avenida Rovisco Pais, 1
Lisboa

1049-001
Portugal

Telephone+351 1 3524825
Facsimile+351-218499242
Emailcqeapoio@ist.utl.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15007002
Global identifier2170
Last revised2009-10-30