Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Costas, S., Carrasco, R., Plomaritis, T., Ferreira, O. 2020. Barrier island resilience assessment: Applying the ecological principles to geomorphological data. CATENA, 194, 104755.

Herrero, X., Costas, S., Kombiadou, K. 2020. Coastal ridge constructive processes at a multi-decadal scale in Barreta Island (southern Portugal). Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 45: 411– 423.

Cabezas-Rabadán, C., Pardo-Pascual, J.E., Palomar-Vázquez, J., Ferreira, O., Costas, S. 2020. Satellite Derived Shorelines at an Exposed Meso-tidal Beach. Journal of Coastal Research, 95(sp1):1027-1031.

Kupfer, S., Ferreira, Ó., Costas, S. 2020. Assessment of Overwash-induced Flooding at Two Beaches along the Southwest Algarve, Portugal. Journal of Coastal Research, 95(sp1):484-489.

Roelvink, D.,Costas, S. 2019. Coupling nearshore and aeolian processes: XBeach and duna process-based models. Environmental Modelling & Software, 115, 98-112.

Jackson, D.W.T., Costas, S., González-Villanueva, R., Cooper, A. 2019. A global ‘greening’ of coastal dunes: An integrated consequence of climate change?, Global and Planetary Change, 182, 103026.

Kombiadou, K., Costas, S., Carrasco, R., Plomaritis, T., Ferreira, O., Matias, A. 2019. Bridging the gap between resilience and geomorphology of complex coastal systems, Earth-Science Reviews, 198,102934.

Jackson, D.W.T., Costas, S., Guisado-Pintado, E. 2019. Large-scale transgressive coastal dune behaviour in Europe during the Little Ice Age, Global and Planetary Change, 175, 82-91.

Naughton, F., Costas, S., Gomes, S.D., Desprat, S., Rodrigues, T., Sanchez Goñi, M.F., Renssen, H., Trigo, R., Bronk-Ramsey, C., Oliveira, D., Salgueiro, E., Voelker, A.H.L., Abrantes, F. 2019. Coupled ocean and atmospheric changes during Greenland stadial 1 in southwestern Europe, Quaternary Science Reviews, 212, 108-120.

Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Ferreira, O., Carrasco, A.R. , Costas, S., Plomaritis, T.A. 2019. Impacts of human interventions on the evolution of the Ria Formosa barrier island system (S. Portugal). Geomorphology, 343, 129-144.

Ferreira, Ó., Plomaritis, T.A., Costas, S. 2019. Effectiveness assessment of risk reduction measures at coastal areas using a decision support system: Findings from Emma storm, Science of the Total Environment, 657, 124-135.

Costa, A. M., Freitas, M. da C., Leira, M., Costas, S., Costa, P. J., Andrade, C., Arias, P. 2019. The role of climate, marine influence and sedimentation rates in late-Holocene estuarine evolution (SW Portugal). The Holocene, 29(4), 622–632.

Costas, S., Ramires, M., De Sousa, L.B., Mendes, I., Ferreira, O. 2018. Surficial sediment texture database for the south-western Iberian Atlantic margin, Earth System Science Data, 10, 1185–1195.

Martinez, G., Armaroli, C., Costas, S., Harley, M. D., and Paolisso, M. 2018. Experiences and results from interdisciplinary collaboration: Utilizing qualitative information to formulate disaster risk reduction measures for coastal regions, Coastal Engineering, 134, 62-72.

Plomaritis, T. A., Costas, S., and Ferreira, Ó. 2018. Use of a Bayesian Network for coastal hazards, impact and disaster risk reduction assessment at a coastal barrier (Ria Formosa, Portugal), Coastal Engineering, 134, 134-147.

Plomaritis, T. A., Ferreira, Ó., and Costas, S. 2018. Regional assessment of storm related overwash and breaching hazards on coastal barriers, Coastal Engineering, 134, 124-133.

Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Carrasco, R., Ferreira, Ó., Costas, S. and Vieira, G. 2018. Towards Assessing the Resilience of Complex Coastal Systems: Examples from Ria Formosa (South Portugal), Journal of Coastal Research, SI85, 646-650.

Cumiskey, L., Priest, S., Valchev, N., Viavattene, C., Costas, S., and Clarke, J. 2018. A framework to include the (inter)dependencies of Disaster Risk Reduction measures in coastal risk assessment, Coastal Engineering, 134, 81-92.

Domingues, R. B., Costas, S., Jesus, S. N., and Ferreira, Ó.2017. Sense of place, risk perceptions and preparedness of a coastal population at risk: the case of Faro Beach, Journal of Spatial and Organizational Dynamics, 5, 163-175.

González-Villanueva, R., Pérez-Arlucea, M., Costas, S. 2017. Lagoon water-level oscillations driven by rainfall and wave climate. Coastal Engineering, 130, 34-45.

Ferreira, Ó., Plomaritis, T.A., Costas, S. 2017: Process-based indicators to assess storm induced coastal hazards, Earth-Science Reviews, 173, pp. 159-167.

Costas, S., et al. 2016. Coastal barrier stratigraphy for Holocene high-resolution sea-level reconstruction. Scientific Reports 6: 38726. doi:10.1038/srep38726

Costas, S., Naughton, F., Goble, R., Renssen, H., 2016. Windiness spells in SW Europe since the last glacial maximum. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 436, 82-92. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2015.12.023

Costa, P.J.M., Costas, S., González-Villanueva, R., Oliveira, M.A., Roelvink, D., Andrade, C., Freitas, M.C., Cunha, P.P., Martins, A., Buylaert, J.P. and Murray, A., 2016. How did the AD 1755 tsunami impact on sand barriers across the southern coast of Portugal? Geomorphology, 268: 296-311.

Costas, S., Ferreira, O. and Martinez, G., Why do we decide to live with risk at the coast? Ocean & Coastal Management. doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2015.05.015

González-Villanueva, R., Pérez-Arlucea, M., Costas, S., Bao, R., Otero, X.L., and Goble, R., 2015, 8000 years of environmental evolution of barrier–lagoon systems emplaced in coastal embayments (NW Iberia): The Holocene. doi: 10.1177/0959683615591351

Naughton, F., Sanchez Goñi, M. F., Rodrigues, T., Salgueiro, E., Costas, S., Desprat, S., Duprat, J., Michel, E., Rossignol, L., Zaragosi, S., Voelker, A. H. L., and Abrantes, F., Climate variability across the last deglaciation in NW Iberia and its margin: Quaternary International. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2015.08.073

Naughton, F., Keigwin, L., Peteet, D., Costas, S., Desprat, S., Oliveira, D., de Vernal, A., Voelker, A., and Abrantes, F., 2015, A 12,000-yr pollen record off Cape Hatteras — Pollen sources and mechanisms of pollen dispersion: Marine Geology, v. 367, p. 118-129. doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2015.06.003

Costas S, Brito P, Fitzgerald D, Goble R. 2013. Climate-driven episodes of dune mobilization and barrier growth along the central coast of Portugal. In: Martini IP and Wanless, H. R. (eds) Sedimentary Coastal Zones from High to Low Latitudes: Similarities and Differences. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 388.

Font, E., Veiga-Pires, C., Pozo, M., Nave, S., Costas, S., Ruiz Muñoz, F., Abade, M., Simões, N., Duarte, S. 2013. Benchmarks and sediment source(s) of the 1755 Lisbon tsunami deposit at Boca do Rio Estuary. Marine Geology, 343(0): 1-14. doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2013.06.008

González-Villanueva, R., Costas, S., Pérez-Arlucea, M., Jerez, S. and R. M. Trigo. 2013. Impact of Atmospheric Circulation Patterns on Coastal Dune Dynamics, NW Spain. Geomorphology, 185, 96-109. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.12.019

Rebêlo, L., Costas, S., Brito, P., Ferraz, M., Prudêncio, M. I. and Burbidge, C., 2013. Imprints of the 1755 tsunami in the Tróia Peninsula shoreline, Portugal In: Conley, D.C., Masselink, G., Russell, P.E. and O’Hare, T.J. (eds.), Proceedings 12th International Coastal Symposium (Plymouth, England), Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue No. 65, pp. 814-819.

Costas, S., Jerez, S., Trigo, R.M., Goble, R.,Rebêlo, L. 2012. Sand invasion along the Portuguese coast forced by westerly shifts during cold climate events. Quaternary Science Reviews, 42, 15-28. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2012.03.008

Costas, S. and FitzGerald, D. 2011. Sedimentary architecture of a spit-end (Salisbury Beach, Massachusetts): the imprints of sea-level rise and inlet-dynamics. Marine Geology, 284, 203-216. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2011.04.002

González-Villanueva, R., S. Costas, H. Duarte, M. Pérez-Arlucea and I. Alejo, 2011. Blowout evolution in a coastal dune: using GPR, aerial imagery and core records. Journal of Coastal Research, SI64, 278-282.

Costas, S., Muñoz Sobrino, C., Alejo, I. and Pérez-Arlucea, M. 2009. Holocene evolution of a rock-bounded barrier-lagoon system, Cíes Islands, NW Iberia. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 34, 1575–1586. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1849

Costas, S. and Alejo, I. 2007. Local and global influences on the evolution of a transgressive sand barrier: Cíes Barrier, Northwest Spain. Journal of Coastal Research, SI 50, p. 1121-1125.

González-Villanueva, R., Costas, S., Alejo, I. and Pérez-Arlucea, M. 2007. Morphological changes forced by the tidal cycle in a low energy estuarine beach. Journal of Coastal Research, SI 50, p. 1010-1014.

Costas, S., Alejo, I., Rial, F., Lorenzo, H. and Nombela, M.A., 2006, Cyclical evolution of a modern transgressive sand barrier in nw-spain elucidated by GPR and aerial photo. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 76, p. 1077-1092.

Costas, S., Alejo, I., and Nombela, M.A., 2006, Sand barrier behavior under man-induced inlet relocation. Journal of Coastal Research, SI 39, p. 428-432.

Costas, S., Alejo, I., and Nombela, M.A., 2006, The role of sediment source in beach management. A case study from Cíes Islands (NW Spain). Journal of Coastal Research, SI 39, p. 1389 – 1394.

Costas, S., Alejo, I., Vila-Concejo, A., and Nombela, M.A., 2005, Persistence of storm-induced morphology on a modal low-energy beach: A case study from NW-Iberian Peninsula. Marine Geology, v. 224, p. 43-56. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2005.08.003

Alejo, I; Costas, S. and Vila-Concejo, A. 2005. Littoral evolution as a response to human activity: the case of two sedimentary systems in a Galician Ría. Journal of Coastal Research, SI 49 (Proceedings of the 2nd Meeting in Marine Sciences), 64–69. Valencia -– Spain, ISSN 0749-0208.

Diz, P., Frances, G., Costas, S., Souto C., and Alejo, I., 2004. Distribution of benthic foraminifera in coarse sediments, Ria de Vigo, NW Iberian margin. Journal of Foraminiferal Research, v. 34, p. 258-275.

Books and book chapters

Costas, S. et al., 2015. The Joint History of Tróia Peninsula and Sado Ebb-Delta. In: G. Randazzo, D.W.T. Jackson and J.A.G. Cooper (Editors), Sand and Gravel Spits. Coastal Research Library. Springer International Publishing, pp. 79-102. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-13716-2_6

Costas, S., 2007. Origen y evolución del conjunto playa-duna-lagoon de Cíes (Parque Nacional Marítimo-Terrestre de las Islas Atlánticas de Galicia). Naturaleza y Parques Nacionales. Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Madrid, 191 pp. ISBN/ISSN: 978-84-8014-724-8