National Projects

CLIM2POWER

Acronym: CLIM2POWER Project Title: CLIM2POWER – Translating climate data into power plants operational guidance Duration: 15/09/2017 – 14/09/2020 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Sofia Simões Abstract:  CLIM2POWER will develop a climate service that integrates seasonal weather forecasts into decision making in the electricity sector. The value of current and possible future seasonal forecasts for an improved management of power…
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PTNMR

Acronym: PTNMR Project Title: PTNMR – Portuguese Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Network Duration: 01/06/2017 – 31/05/2020 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Eurico Cabrita Abstract:  PTNMR is a research infrastructure distributed over 4 regions (North, Center, Lisbon and Madeira) joining 9 academic institutions: FCT-UNL,ITQB-UNL,IST-UL,UC,UA,UP,UM,UBI and UMa, that provides a coordinated access to a platform of equipment, services and skills in NMR…
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DSML4MA

Acronym: DSML4MA Project Title: DSML4MA – Developing a Framework on Evaluating Domain-specific Modeling Languages for Multi-agent Systems Duration: 01/02/2017 – 31/01/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Vasco Amaral Abstract:  Software agents and multi-agent systems (MAS) are useful abstractions for modelling and automatic building of autonomous composite systems with the economic and social impact such as online trading, disaster response,…
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FIBR3D

Acrónimo:  FIBR3D Designação do Projecto: FIBR3D: Processos híbridos baseados em Fabrico Aditivo de compósitos de matriz termoplástica reforçados com fibras longas ou contínuas Referência do Projecto:   LISBOA-01-0145-FEDER-016414 Objectivo principal:   Reforçar a investigação, o desenvolvimento tecnológico e a inovação Região de intervenção:  Norte, Centro e Lisboa  Entidade beneficiária:  NOVA.id.FCT – Associação para o Desenvolvimento da FCT…
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MedOOmics

Acronym: MedOOmics Project Title: MedOOmics – Mediterranean Extra Virgin Olive Oil Omics: profiling and fingerprinting Duration: 01/09/2016 – 31/08/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Marco Gomes da Silva Abstract:  MedOOmics (Mediterranean Extra Virgin Olive Oil Omics: profiling and fingerprinting) aims to profile and fingerprint monovarietal extra virgin olive oils made of the most typical varieties from different regions of…
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MULTIBIOREFINERY

Acrónimo:  MultiBiorefinery Designação do Projecto: MultiBiorefinery – Estratégias multiuso para a valorização de uma gama alargada de subprodutos agroflorestais e das pescas: Um passo em frente na criação de uma biorrefinaria integrada. Referência do Projecto:   LISBOA-01-0145-FEDER-016403 Objectivo principal:   Reforçar a investigação, o desenvolvimento tecnológico e a inovação Região de intervenção:  Norte, Centro e Lisboa  Entidade…
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The triumph of bakelite

Acronym: The triumph of bakelite – contributions for a history of plastics in Portugal Project Title: The triumph of bakelite – contributions for a history of plastics in Portugal Duration: 01/01/2016 – 31/12/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Ana Maria Martelo Ramos Abstract:  This work aims to investigate aspects of the history of plastics in Portugal, by basing itself…
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XF-FREEOLIVE

Acronym: XF-FREEOLIVE Project Title: XF-FREEOLIVE – Multifunctional study of xylem-sap of Portuguese olive cultivars and its relation with susceptibility to infection by Xylella fastidiosa Duration: 03/07/2016 – 02/07/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Mário Diniz Abstract:  The early detection of the presence of this pathogen and characterization of the pathosystem will allow drawing timely prevention plans and effective contingency…
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Reduction of CO2 for sustainable biofuel production

Acronym: Reduction of CO2 for sustainable biofuel production Project Title: Reduction of CO2 for sustainable biofuel production Duration: 01/04/2016 – 31/03/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Maria João Romão Abstract:  Fossil fuels are still the major global energy resource. Their use is associated with the progressive decrease of existing reserves, and their combustion results in emission of greenhouse gases,…
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NanoMicroImpact

Acronym: NanoMicroImpact Project Title: NanoMicroImpact -Impact of engineered nanoparticles and microplastics on textile wastewater treatment with aerobic granular sludge technology Duration: 01/05/2016 – 30/04/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Gilda Carvalho Oehmen Abstract:  Textile wastewater (WW) is rated as the most polluting of all industrial sectors, both in terms of discharged volumes and composition. High organic loads and the…
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