National Projects

Development of novel multifunctional nano-polyplexes as imaging and delivery vectors against triple negative breast cancer

Acronym: MultiOptComp – Development of novel multifunctional nano-polyplexes as imaging and delivery vectors against triple negative breast cancer Referência do Projecto:   LISBOA-01-0145-FEDER-016860 Objectivo principal:   Reforçar a investigação, o desenvolvimento tecnológico e a inovação Região de intervenção:  Norte, Lisboa  Entidade beneficiária:  NOVA.id.FCT – Associação para o Desenvolvimento da FCT Data de aprovação:  23-03-2016 Data de ínicio: …
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DISERTOX

Acronym: DISERTOX Project Title: DISERTOX- Disposable SERS Microfluidic platforms for food toxin detection Duration: 01/05/2016 – 30/04/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Ricardo Franco Abstract:  This project aims to develop innovative, simple, low cost and disposable substrates for Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS) with ultra-high sensitivity and their application in immuno-sensitive microfluidic platforms. The objective of associating a microfluidic…
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COGSs to fight Rheumatoid Arthritis

Acronym: COGSs to fight Rheumatoid Arthritis Project Title: Carbon monoxide guided shuttles (COGSs) to fight Rheumatoid Arthritis Duration: 01/04/2016 – 31/03/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Teresa Santos Silva Abstract:  The natural ability of hemoglobin to scavenge CO precludes the use of CO inhalation as a useful form of treatment. Although used in animal models and human clinical trials…
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Hemocompatible Nanostructured Membranes for Artificial Organs

Acronym: Hemocompatible Nanostructured Membranes for Artificial Organs Project Title: Hemocompatible Nanostructured Membranes for Artificial Organs Duration: 01/05/2016 – 30/04/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Maria Godinho Abstract:  Artificial Organs are associated to membrane based treatments clinically well established. They assure in extracorporeal blood circulation the metabolic functions of a failinf organ like the hemodialysers (HD) for the kidnwy or…
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Inside

Acronym: InsideProject Title: Inside: intelligent networked robot systems for symbiotic interaction with children with impaired development Duration: 01/08/2014 – 31/07/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Hugo Gamboa Abstract:  This ERI falls under the general topic of Human-computer Interaction, one of the key strategic areas identified within the strategic plan for the CMU|Portugal Program. The INSIDE iniciative explores symbiotic interactions…
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Hyrax

Acronym: Hyrax Project Title: Hyrax-CrowdSourcing de Dispositivos Móveis para o Desenvolvimento de Edge-Clouds Duration: 21/04/2014 – 20/04/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Nuno Preguiça / Hervé Paulino Abstract:  The Hyrax project proposes a novel vision of a hyperlocal edge-cloud, i.e., a computational/storage cloud comprised solely of a collection of nearby wireless edge devices, with the purpose of pooling these…
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AHA

Acronym: AHAProject Title: AHA: Augmented Human Assistance Duration: 01/08/2014 – 30/09/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Hugo Gamboa Abstract:  The “AHA: Augmented Human Assistance” project is a novel, integrative and cross-disciplinar approach of 4 portuguese universities, CMU and 2 portuguese industry partners that combines innovation and fundamental research in the areas of human computer interaction, robotics, serious games and…
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AltaLuz

Acronym: AltaLuzProject Title: AltaLuz – High Efficient Thin-film Tandem Solar Cells via Combined Materials and NanoPhotonic Light Trapping Duration: 01/05/2016 – 30/04/2019 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL:  Rodrigo Ferrão Paiva Martins Abstract:  ALTALUZ will develop a new tandem cell architecture consisting in stacking independently-connected cells in a double-junction. Such approach allows the subcells to be fabricated and optimized separately,…
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PLASTOX

Acronym: PLASTOX Project Title: PLASTOX – Direct and indirect ecotoxicological impacts of microplastics on marine organisms Duration: 01/06/2016 – 31/12/2018 Principal Investigator NOVA.id.FCT/FCT-UNL: Maria Helena Costa Abstract: The PLASTOX project will investigate the ingestion, food-web transfer, and ecotoxicological impact of microplastics, together with persistent organic pollutants (POPs), metals and plastic additive chemicals associated with them,…
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