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Dr Mariana Alves-Pereira May 25, 2018 Ljubljana

Infrasound and Low Frequency Noise

Lecture about low frequency noise and infrasound and its effects on health, by Dr Mariana Alves-Pereira. Held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on May 25, 2018.

A translation in Slovene is available at

Mariana Alves-Pereira holds a B.Sc. in Physics (State University of New York at Stony Brook), a M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering (Drexel University) and a Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences (New University of Lisbon).
She joined the multidisciplinary research team investigating the biological response to infrasound and low frequency noise in 1988, and has been the team’s Assistant Coordinator since 1999.
Recipient of three scientific awards, and author and co-author of over 50 scientific publications (including peer-reviewed and conference presentations), Dr. Alves-Pereira is currently Associate Professor at Lusófona University teaching Biophysics and Biomaterials in health science programs (nursing and radiology), as well as Physics and Hygiene in workplace safety & health programs.
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Lecture given by Dr Mariana Alves-Pereira in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on May 25, 2018