Sofia Ermida

Postdoctoral Fellow


Instituto Dom Luiz
Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa

Areas of Scientific activity

Remote Sensing, Land Surface, Climatology, Wildfires, Meteorology



Turco M., Jerez S., Augusto S., Tarín-Carrasco P., Ratola N., Jimenez-Guerrero P., Trigo, R.M. (2019) Climate drivers of the 2017 devastating fires in Portugal. Scientific Reports, 9, 1, doi:


Ermida SL, Trigo IF, DaCamara CC, Roujean J-R (2018) Assessing the Potential of Parametric Models to Correct Directional Effects on Local to Global Remotely Sensed LST. Remote Sensing of Environment, 209, 410–422,


Ermida SL, Jiménez C, Prigent C, Trigo IF, DaCamara CC (2017) Inversion of AMSR-E observations for land surface temperature estimation: 2. Global comparison with infrared satellite temperature. Atmospheres, 122,

Jiménez C, Prigent C, Ermida SL, Moncet J-L (2017) Inversion of AMSR-E observations for land surface temperature estimation: 1. Methodology and evaluation with station temperature. Atmospheres, 122,


DaCamara CC, Libonati R, Ermida SL, Calado TJ (2016) A User-Oriented Simplification of the ( V,W ) Burn-Sensitive Vegetation Index System. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 13 (12), 1822-1826, 10.1109/LGRS.2016.2614319

Ermida SL, DaCamara CC, Trigo IF, Pires AC, Ghent Darren, Jonh Remedios (2016) Modelling directional effects on remotely sensed land surface temperature. Remote Sensing of Environment, 190, 56–69,


DaCamara CC, Calado TJ, Ermida SL, Trigo IF, Amraoui, Turkman KF (2014) Calibration of the Fire Weather Index over Mediterranean Europe based on fire activity retrieved from MSG satellite imagery. International Journal of Wildland Fire

Ermida S. L., Trigo I. F., DaCamara C. C., Göttsche F. M., Olesen F. S., Hulley G. (2014) Validation of remotely sensed surface temperature over an oak woodland landscape - The problem of viewing and illumination geometries. Remote Sens. Env., 148, 16-27, doi: