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NOVA.id.FCT Associated Lab integrates consortium working to replace plastic bags

Maria Ascensão Reis, leader of the Bioeng-pt Laboratory at UCIBIO, affiliated research lab at NOVA.id.FCT, is one of the members of the consortium of the European project YPACK that intends to create bioplastics from waste coming from the food industry like whey. The consortium of the project, funded by the European Union, comprises several universities,…
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14 of NOVA.id.FCT R&D Units evaluated with Excellent or Very Good by FCT

More than half of the Research and Development Units (R&D) members of NOVA.id.FCT obtained a classification of Excellent on the last evaluation exercise carried out by the Foundation for Science and Technology, with the lead of independent international panels. The results, reported on Friday 21 June, confirm the quality of research of NOVA.id.FCT associated labs.…
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NOVA.id.FCT associate leads Gulbenkian Academy of Knowledge

The Gulbenkian Academy of Knowledge, led by NOVA LINCS, NOVA.id.FCT member, proposes an integrated approach to the use of computational thinking techniques in the development of thinking critical, creativity and problem solving in the most varied contexts of daily life. The Academy, focusing on children in the 1st cycle, also intends to train teachers with…
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