National Projects

Design of Fluorinated Ionic Liquids as novel task-specific fluids

Acronym: Design of Fluorinated Ionic Liquids as novel task-specific fluids Project Title: Design of Fluorinated Ionic Liquids as novel task-specific fluids Duration: 01/04/2016 – 31/03/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Ana Belén Pereiro Estévez Abstract:  The production and use of clean and efficient energy has been a prominent issue of the early 21st century. The rising energy crisis has…
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Bridging Nature-Inspired Ionic Fluids and Microfluidic Aqueous Biphasic Systems for the Purification of Monoclonal Antibodies

Acronym: Bridging Nature-Inspired Ionic Fluids and Microfluidic Aqueous Biphasic Systems for the Purification of Monoclonal Antibodies Project Title: Bridging Nature-Inspired Ionic Fluids and Microfluidic Aqueous Biphasic Systems for the Purification of Monoclonal Antibodies Duration: 01/05/2016 – 30/04/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: João Araújo Abstract:  This project envisages the development of inexpensive, nature-inspired ionic fluids (NATIFs) using wholly materials…
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Laser spectroscopy of muonic atoms in the scope of the CREMA collaboration

Acronym: Laser spectroscopy of muonic atoms in the scope of the CREMA collaboration Project Title: Laser spectroscopy of muonic atoms in the scope of the CREMA collaboration Duration: 01/05/2016 – 30/04/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: José Paulo Santos Abstract:  CREMA (Charge Radius Experimentswith Muonic Atoms) is an international collaboration aiming at measuring with high accuracy the Lamb shift…
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BIOVISUALSPEECH

Acronym: BIOVISUALSPEECH Project Title: BIOVISUALSPEECH – An interactive platform for speech therapy with visual bio-feedback Duration: 01/04/2016 – 31/03/2020 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Sofia Cavaco Abstract:  This long term project is the continuation of the VisualSpeech project. This project aims to research natural and multimodal interaction mechanisms for providing bio-feedback in speech therapy through the use of serious…
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Bio-FESS

Acronym: Bio-FESS Project Title: Bio-FESS – Biorefinery for the Production of Low-and-High Grade Activated Carbons from forestry wastes, maize residues and biogas digestate Duration: 01/11/2015 – 31/10/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Isabel Esteves Abstract:  Waste management of biomass has become a critical issue in terms of global warming and contamination of Earth resources. The slash and burn of…
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Watintech

Acronym: Watintech Project Title: Watintech – Smart decentralized water management through a dynamic integration of technologies. Duration: 15/04/2016 – 14/04/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Adrian Oehmen Abstract:  The Watintech Project proposes the combination of different decentralised treatment approaches for sewage and urban run-off. The objective is to recover “on-demand” valuable products from these aqueous flows in a decentralized…
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CERASAFE

Acronym: CERASAFE Project Title: CERASAFE – Safe production and use of nanomaterials in the ceramic industry Duration: 18/01/2016 – 17/01/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Rosa Miranda Abstract:  CERASAFE is a pioneering European project suported by the SIINN ERA-NET. In the particular framework seven main partners, from different European research institutions, are participating and cooperating (CSIC – IDAEA, UL,…
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VINE&WINE RESIDUES

Acronym: VINE&WINE RESIDUES Project Title: VINE&WINE RESIDUES: Unlimited resources of high-value polyphenols for application into Functional Foods Duration: 01/06/2016 – 31/05/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Fernando Pina Abstract:  The Agro Food industry produces large amounts of agro-residues every year which represents a waste disposal problem. EU directives in the H2020 program for the MANAGEMENT OF AGRO-FOOD WASTES are:…
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GoLocal

Acronym: GoLocal Project Title: GoLocal – From monitoring global data streams to context-aware recommendations Duration: 01/03/2016 – 28/02/2020 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: João Magalhães Abstract:  This project is a CMU|Portugal collaboration which proposes to advance big data technology in the development of new information businesses and services. Our long-term vision aims at making big data economically useful by…
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BASEMAN

Acronym: BASEMAN Project Title: BASEMAN – Defining the baselines and standards for microplastics analyses in European waters Duration: 01/03/2016 – 31/12/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Paula Sobral Abstract:  Although microplastics are recognized as an emerging contaminant in the environment, currently neither sampling, extraction, purification nor identification approaches are standardised, making the increasing numbers of microplastics studies hardly -if at all- comparable.…
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