Biorefineries, Biobased Materials and Recycling

Members

foto Ana Maria Rebelo Barreto Xavier

Ana Maria Rebelo Barreto Xavier

Assistant Professor
foto Ana Sofia Pereira Moreira

Ana Sofia Pereira Moreira

Junior Researcher
foto Anabela Tavares Aguiar Valente

Anabela Tavares Aguiar Valente

Principal Researcher
foto André M. da Costa Lopes

André M. da Costa Lopes

External Researcher
foto Andreia Fernandes de Sousa

Andreia Fernandes de Sousa

Assistant Researcher
foto Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre

Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre

Full professor
foto Artur Jorge Faria Ferreira

Artur Jorge Faria Ferreira

Professor Coordinator
foto Carla Vilela

Carla Vilela

Principal Researcher
foto Carlos Manuel Silva

Carlos Manuel Silva

Assistant Professor
foto Carmen Sofia da Rocha Freire Barros

Carmen Sofia da Rocha Freire Barros

Principal Researcher
foto Catarina Maia Seco Seiça Neves

Catarina Maia Seco Seiça Neves

Junior Researcher
foto Cláudia Nunes

Cláudia Nunes

Junior Researcher
foto Dmitry Evtyugin

Dmitry Evtyugin

Associate Professor with Aggregation
foto Filipe Hobi Bordon Sosa

Filipe Hobi Bordon Sosa

Junior Researcher
foto Francisco Avelino Silva Freitas

Francisco Avelino Silva Freitas

Assistant Professor
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Gonçalo Miguel Carvalho da Silva

Junior Researcher
foto Helena Passos

Helena Passos

Junior Researcher
foto Idalina José Monteiro Gonçalves

Idalina José Monteiro Gonçalves

Junior Researcher
foto Inês Lousada Silveirinha Borges Vilarinho

Inês Lousada Silveirinha Borges Vilarinho

Post-Doc Fellowship
foto Inês Portugal

Inês Portugal

Assistant Professor
foto J. Martinho Oliveira

J. Martinho Oliveira

Coordinator Professor
foto João António Labrincha Batista

João António Labrincha Batista

Associate Professor with Aggregation
foto João Manuel Costa Araújo Pereira Coutinho

João Manuel Costa Araújo Pereira Coutinho

Director

Leads a multidisciplinary research team that focuses on the development of green solvents and novel separation processes for biorefinery and circular economy.

foto José P. S. Aniceto

José P. S. Aniceto

Junior Researcher

Preparative cromatography and supercritical fluids

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José Pedro Wojeicchowski

Junior Researcher
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Leonardo Mendes de Sousa Mesquita

Post-Doc Fellowship
foto Luísa Seuanes Serafim

Luísa Seuanes Serafim

Assistant Professor
foto Maria João Portela e Sá Pereira

Maria João Portela e Sá Pereira

Post-Doc Fellowship
foto Maria Margarida Feitor Pintão Moreno Antunes

Maria Margarida Feitor Pintão Moreno Antunes

Junior Researcher
foto Maria Paula Seabra

Maria Paula Seabra

Assistant Professor
foto Nicolas Gislain Schaeffer

Nicolas Gislain Schaeffer

Junior Researcher
foto Nuno Gonçalves

Nuno Gonçalves

Junior Researcher
foto Pedro J. Carvalho

Pedro J. Carvalho

Assistant Professor
foto Ricardo Pinto

Ricardo Pinto

Researcher
foto Rui Miguel Novais

Rui Miguel Novais

Assistant Professor
foto Sara Patrícia Magalhães da Silva

Sara Patrícia Magalhães da Silva

Junior Researcher
foto Sónia Andreia Oliveira Santos

Sónia Andreia Oliveira Santos

Assistant Researcher
foto Sónia Patrícia Marques Ventura

Sónia Patrícia Marques Ventura

Assistant Professor
foto Tânia Gameiro

Tânia Gameiro

Junior Researcher
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William Facchinatto

Junior Researcher

Biobased and Sustainable Polymers for Environmental & Biomedical Applications

foto Wolfgang Falk Liebner

Wolfgang Falk Liebner

Invited Chair of Biorefinery and Bioeconomy
foto Adriana Cabrita Sousa Pais

Adriana Cabrita Sousa Pais

PhD Student
foto Adriana Gomes

Adriana Gomes

PhD Student
foto Alexandre Miguel Alves Fonseca

Alexandre Miguel Alves Fonseca

PhD Student
foto Ana Caetano

Ana Caetano

Research Fellowship
foto Ana Cristina Quintans da Silva

Ana Cristina Quintans da Silva

PhD Student
foto Ana Rita Carreira

Ana Rita Carreira

PhD Student
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Bárbara Maria Correia Vaz

PhD Student
foto Beatriz Agostinho

Beatriz Agostinho

PhD Student
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Bruna de Paula Soares

PhD Student
foto Bruno Filipe Afonso Valente

Bruno Filipe Afonso Valente

PhD Student
foto Bruno Miguel Marques Godinho

Bruno Miguel Marques Godinho

PhD Student
foto Clara Margarida Carvalho Silva

Clara Margarida Carvalho Silva

PhD Student
foto Cristiana Figueiredo Maganinho

Cristiana Figueiredo Maganinho

PhD Student
foto Fábio Martins Silva

Fábio Martins Silva

PhD Student
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Gabriel Teixeira Santos

PhD Student
foto Gonçalo Vieira Saraiva de Oliveira

Gonçalo Vieira Saraiva de Oliveira

PhD Student
foto Hélder Duarte de Magalhães Oliveira Baptista

Hélder Duarte de Magalhães Oliveira Baptista

PhD Student
foto Henrique Bastos

Henrique Bastos

PhD Student
foto Inês Patrícia Diegas Borges

Inês Patrícia Diegas Borges

PhD Student
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Isabella Cordova

PhD Student
foto Jean-Baptiste Pierre Chagnoleau

Jean-Baptiste Pierre Chagnoleau

PhD Student
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Joana Daniela Ferreira Gonçalves

Research Fellowship
foto João António de Sousa Carvalheiras

João António de Sousa Carvalheiras

PhD Student
foto João Maria Silva Pinto Leite

João Maria Silva Pinto Leite

PhD Student
foto João Pedro Fernandes Carvalho

João Pedro Fernandes Carvalho

PhD Student
foto João Samuel de Almeida Pereira Patinha

João Samuel de Almeida Pereira Patinha

PhD Student
foto Jordana Benfica

Jordana Benfica

PhD Student
foto José Miguel Cardoso da Silva

José Miguel Cardoso da Silva

PhD Student
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Letícia Sanches Contieri

PhD Student
foto Luana Marisa Araújo Sarinho

Luana Marisa Araújo Sarinho

Research Fellowship
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Mahtab Moradi

PhD Student
foto Márcia Dias Braz

Márcia Dias Braz

PhD Student
foto Maria do Céu Teixeira

Maria do Céu Teixeira

PhD Student
foto Mariam Kholany

Mariam Kholany

PhD Student
foto Marinélia Capela

Marinélia Capela

PhD Student
foto Miguel Ângelo de Jesus Teixeira

Miguel Ângelo de Jesus Teixeira

PhD Student
foto Miguel Chaves de Sousa

Miguel Chaves de Sousa

PhD Student
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Miguel Feijão Galrinho

PhD Student
foto Nathana Cristofoli

Nathana Cristofoli

PhD Student
foto Nicole Silva Lameirinhas

Nicole Silva Lameirinhas

PhD Student
foto Paulo Brites

Paulo Brites

PhD Student
foto Pedro R. Figueiredo

Pedro R. Figueiredo

PhD Student
foto Ricardo Teles Pais

Ricardo Teles Pais

PhD Student
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Sérgio Vilas Boas

PhD Student
foto Sónia Isabel Neto Pedro

Sónia Isabel Neto Pedro

PhD Student
foto Tiago Carvalho

Tiago Carvalho

PhD Student
foto Tiago Vieites Branco Fonseca

Tiago Vieites Branco Fonseca

PhD Student
foto Alina Humenyuk

Alina Humenyuk

MSc Student
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Ana Rita Carrilho Ferreira

MSc Student
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Ana Sofia Ferreira Pinto

MSc Student
foto Andreia Filipa Ferreira Dias

Andreia Filipa Ferreira Dias

Research Fellowship
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Anna Karamysheva

Research Fellowship
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Cátia Afonso

Research Fellowship
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Diana Margarida Pereira Gomes

PhD Student
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Diana Vanessa Martins Bordalo

Research Fellowship
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Filipa Sarreira Rocha

MSc Student
foto Filipe Silva de Matos

Filipe Silva de Matos

Research Fellowship
foto Julián Fuentes

Julián Fuentes

Research Fellowship
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Maria Helena Barbosa

Research Fellowship
foto Maria Luísa Gomes Durão

Maria Luísa Gomes Durão

Research Fellowship
foto Mariana Costa da Silva Vallejo

Mariana Costa da Silva Vallejo

PhD Student
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Marina Setubal Justi

MSc Student
foto Nicole Viana Ferreira

Nicole Viana Ferreira

Research Fellowship
foto Rosana Nogueira

Rosana Nogueira

Research Fellowship
foto Sérgio Manuel Pedrosa Marques

Sérgio Manuel Pedrosa Marques

Research Fellowship
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Simão Vidinha Pandeirada

Research Fellowship
foto Vasco António Marinho Valente

Vasco António Marinho Valente

Research Fellowship
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William Quintela Pimentel Rios

MSc Student

Projects

A água de salmoura como fonte sustentável de compostos para o desenvolvimento de produtos comerciais para aquacultura. (MARemPÓ)

Industry NationalPartner
The objective of the project is to add-value to a by-product of the sea salt production, brine water, which until now has a residual commercial value. The objective of MARemPÓ project is to increase the impact of Necton's business through the development of 3 intermediate products resulting from the components (sulfated ...

Additive Manufacturing for Industrial Ceramics (AM4CER)

Industry NationalPartner
AM4CER project aims to research and develop an innovative integrated manufacturing methodology suitable for the utilitarian ceramic industry by including Additive Manufacturing Techniques (AMT) and the development and application of CAD 3D computational tools. This new methodology will be validated thr...

Advanced Technologies Solutions for T-RTM (Tech4 T-RTM)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto Tech4 T-RTM visa o desenvolvimento de um sistema de produção de componentes estruturais em material termoplástico composto, baseado numa tecnologia emergente de moldagem líquida termoplástica (T-RTM). Esta tecnologia disruptiva para o processamento de t...

Associated Laboratory CICECO-Aveiro Institute of Materials (LA/P/0006/2020)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator

Biobased and Biodegradable Composites (B2-Solutions)

Industry NationalPartner
AM4CER project is focused on providing practical and incisive answers to some of these challenges. Specifically, it seeks solutions that contribute to the reduction of the environmental impact generated by plastics: currently, 60% of the plastic produced worldwide (about 359 million tons in 2018) gener...

CardioLeather Project: Smart Leather for Health, Wellbeing, and Safety Monitoring in Automotive Vehicles (CARDIOLEATHER)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto CardioLeather visa o desenvolvimento de um couro-condutor integrado com dispositivos de aquisição de sinais fisiológicos, para serem aplicados em volantes e outras superficies do interior do veiculo, permitindo a monitorização não intrusiva da identidade e saúde do condutor e passageiros.

CICECO - Aveiro Institute of Materials (UIDP/50011/2020)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator

CICECO - Aveiro Institute of Materials (UIDB/50011/2020)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator

Desenvolvimento de espumas flexíveis de poliuretano de baixo odor para a indústria automóvel (Ecofoam)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto EcoFoam tem como principal objetivo produzir PUF para a indústria automóvel com características inovadoras ao nível da sua contribuição para a qualidade do ar interior do automóvel, tanto na fase inicial do automóvel (“carro novo&...

Desenvolvimento de Soluções em Couro para Manufatura Aditiva (Leather3D)

Industry NationalPartner
The project Leather3D - Desenvolvimento de Soluções em Couro para Manufatura Aditiva project, hereby described for appreciation, consolidates its pillars on research and development of new leather material solutions for Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies. The geometric freed...

Development of a Premium Line of Sustainable Cristal Glass (Cristal Eco Premium)

Industry NationalPartner
Promoted by a consortium joined by Vista Alegre Atlantis, S.A. (leading promoter) and Universidade de Aveiro e a Universidade do Porto, the Cristal Ecpo Premium project has as an overall objective the development of a new line of sustainable crystal glass products with high added value, for the luxury ...

Eggshell: a potential raw material for CEramic wall tiles (LIFE EggshellenCE)

European ComissionPartner
LIFE EggshellenCE mains to demonstrate the technical and economic feasibility of using eggshells, as secondary raw material, in the production of ceramic wall tiles. The success of the project will incur in economic benefits, for both the egg transformation and the ceramic industry, and environmental benefits as it will contribute to th...

Engineering self-propelled cellulose-based Janus microrobots (Cell4Janus)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator

European network of FURan based chemicals and materials FOR a Sustainable development (FUR4Sustain)

European ComissionCoordinator
Modern society relies on a huge quantity of polymeric materials. However, today, these materials are still almost exclusively based on fossil-resources and evolution to a more sustainable model of development is required. In this perspective, biomass and, in particular carbohydrates from, for example, low value b...

FLUI - Sistemas de extrusão duplo paralelo de ácido polilático com injeção modular de compostos bioativos para a produção de filmes flexíveis mono e multi-camada biofuncionais para embalagens de produtos alimentares a partir de resíduos lenho-celulós (FLUI)

Industry NationalPartner

Green chemicals and technologies for the wood-to-textile value chain. (GRETE)

European ComissionPartner
The GRETE project will tackle the challenges caused by increased global demand for sustainable textile fibres by offering new breakthroughs in the wood-to-textile value chain. The substitution of cotton by man-made cellulose fibres is also necessary because of sustainability issues. Currently the raw material base for the production of man-made ...

GREENCORK (GCORK)

Industry NationalPartner
"O Projeto GCORK tem por objetivo capacitar a Amorim Cork a ser a primeira empresa a lançar no mercado uma gama de rolhas de cortiça aglomerada com colas e tratamentos de superfície Bio, produzidas por processos mais verdes e mais sustentáveis. Este produto será extremamente in...

Inovação na produção de subprodutos salinos em simbiose industrial (SIMBIOSALT)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto SimbioSalt visa estudar uma alternativa de valorização daqueles resíduos em que, através da conjugação de tecnologias, desenvolver-se-á uma solução que permita a obtenção de um produto com valor comercial &a...

Integration of human fluids pretreatment and detection of cancer biomarkers using ionic-liquid-based aqueous biphasic systems in microfluidic devices (ILSurvive)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Cancer biomarkers Detection Ionic liquids Microfluidic devices

Investigação e desenvolvimento da nova geração de sistemas de vidragem de tableware de cerâmica de monocozedura para as smart factories / indústria 4.0 (SMART GLAZING)

Industry NationalPartner
SMART GLAZING - Investigação e desenvolvimento da nova geração de sistemas de vidragem de tableware em cerâmica de monocozedura, suportando a inovação de portfólio e de modelo de negócio internacional das empresas MLC e da ROBOPLAN num cont...

Linking in vitro to in vivo toxicity of pharmaceuticals: an integrative approach (VitroTox)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaPartner
Since the early 90s, the continuous input of pharmaceuticals into the environment has brought environmental chemists and toxicologists to join forces in order to tackle obstacles and answer questions regarding the eventual risk posed by such compounds to human and environmental health. One of the main challenges in the area of analytical chemist...

Manufatura Aditiva com cortiça (AM_CORK)

Industry NationalPartner
Promoted by a consortium joined by Amorim Cork Composites (leading promoter) and Aveiro University (ENESII), the “AM_Cork - Additive manufacturing with cork” project carries out the investigation and validation of the use of cork in additive manufacturing processes, using 3D Printin...

Manufatura aditiva de compósitos de base cerâmica para componentes mecânicos (3DCompCer)

Industry NationalPartner
Promovidoporum consórciocompostopelaPALBIT,S.A.(promotorlíder),pelasUniversidadesde Aveiro e de Coimbra, o projeto 3D_CompCer visa o desenvolvimento de ferramentas de maquinação complexasatravésdetécnicasinovadorasdemanufaturaaditiva,nomeadamentefresas,com sistemasderefrigeraçãointerna,alargando ocampo deaplicaçãodestasfresas emcondiçõesmais agr...

Mediated Biphasic Battery (MeBattery)

European ComissionPartner
The need for decarbonization is more pressing than ever as global warming continues to have a profound impact on the world's climate. Increasing demand for high-performing and sustainable batteries for applications such as clean energy storage, e-mobility, portable electronics and smart cities is driving research and development gl...

Multifunctional bAuXite Inorganic polyMers for acid mine drainage treatment from PortUguese Mines (MAXIMUM)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Mines Wastes Wastewater treatment Circular economy

Processo contínuo inovador de produção de Negro de Fumo Recuperado Reforçante para uma economia circular; (I9RCB)

Industry NationalPartner
Processo contínuo inovador de produção de Negro de Fumo Recuperado Reforçante para uma economia circular, visa o estudo e desenvolvimento de um novo processo de produção, em estado estacionário, de Negro de Fumo Recuperado (rCB) com propriedades Reforçantes (Série ASTM N300, e também N200 e N100), baseado na pirólise de borracha de pneus em fim-...

REAP - Reciclagem e Reembolso de Embalagens de alumínio e PET - sistema piloto (REAP)

Other NationalPartner
O projeto a implementar tem como princípio base a possibilidade dos alunos e trabalhadores da UA poderem ser reembolsados por cada garrafa ou lata que devolvam. Esta devolução será feita em equipamentos dedicados e adquiridos no âmbito do projeto. O valor do reembolso deverá ser creditado no Cartão Único da UA, o qual já está associado aos siste...

Recycled Waste Materials in Mortars. (RECLAIM)

Industry NationalPartner

Sistema Inteligente Multifuncional de Iluminação e Acústica para promoção de saúde e bem-estar no trabalho (SimIA)

Industry NationalPartner

Adding value to by-products obtained during the biotechnological production of squalene and DHA by the microalgae AURANTIOCHYTRIUMsp. (Algavalue)

Industry NationalPartner
The Algavalue project intends to optimize the biotechnological process of squalene production, of high health interest given its anti-oxidative and anti-carcinogenic properties, from a heterotrophic microalgae that, in certain growing conditions, besides producing significant amounts of squalene, produces other compounds of high value and commer...

2Glam - Desenvolvimento de Laminados de Segunda Geração (2Glam)

Industry NationalPartner
A Sonae Indústria é líder mundial na produção de derivados de madeira e papel e utiliza um recurso renovável que é a madeira para a produção de aglomerado de partículas e fibras e HPL (termolaminados decorativos de alta pressão). O HPL, produzido pela SONAE Indústria Revestimentos SA, é um produto indicado para superfícies horizontais de mobiliá...

Add additive manufacturing to Portuguese industry (Add.Additive)

Industry NationalPartner
O Fabrico Aditivo (FA) é uma tecnologia de produção que permite produzir peças com formas complexas a partir de dados digitais. No contexto de competitividade industrial que se verifica atualmente, o FA é uma tecnologia que tem de ser explorada, na medida em que pode responder às exigências do mercado pelo facto de gerar soluções céleres e permi...

Advanced Lightweight Impact Resistant: Materials, Components and Structures (ALIR_mcs)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto ALIR_mcs – Advanced Lightweight Impact Resistant: materials, components and structures, visa conceber uma solução compósita de baixo peso com capacidade de resistir a solicitações de impacto de baixa, média e alta energia. Pretende-se que esta solução venha a obter a certificação aeronáutica civil (EASA CS-VLA), de modo a poder aplicar...

Aeration of multiphase biological reactors (POCTI/EQU/44427/2002)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Biological reactors Aeration Multiphase Perfluorocarbons

AFORE - Forest Biorefinery: Added Value Chemicals and Polymers by new integrated separation, fractionation and upgrading technologies (AFORE)

European ComissionPartner
The approach of AFORE project is to develop novel, industrially adaptable and techno-economically viable bio-based solutions for the separation, fractionation, and primary upgrading of green chemicals from forest residues, wood chips, and chemical pulping liquors to be used as starting materials for current and novel value-added applications. It...

AgroForWealth - Biorefinação de sub-Produtos agrícolas e florestais: uma estratégia de valorização de recursos para o bem estar social e a sustentabilidade (AGROFORWEALTH)

Other NationalCoordinator
AgroForWealth aims to develop a strategy for the valorization of a multitude of agro-food and forest residues within the emerging circular economy concept, calling upon a well-defined set of common and integrated biorefinery approaches implementable in a single unit, and easily extended to any type of by-product, and to creat new products with n...

Anchoring Basic Parameters for fundamental predictive models in Liquid Salt Systems (PTDC/QUI/72903/2006)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Ionic Liquids Vapor Pressure Enthalpy of vaporization Vapor Liquid Equilibrium

Ansa-bridged Organorhenium(VII) oxides and their application as homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysts (PTDC/QUI/71198/2006)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
catalysis chirality rhenium new materials

Avaliação de desempenhe dos componentes de cartão em embalagens (CARTIG)

Industry NationalPartner

Bacterial Cellulose Membranes for Proton Exchange Fuel Cells (EXPL/CTM-ENE/0548/2012)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Bacterial cellulose fuell cells proton exchange membranes in situ polymerization/grafting

Battery Recycling – Achieving Rare Earth Separation (BATRES)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator

BIIPP - Biorefinaria Integrada na Indústria da Pasta e Papel (BIIPP)

Industry NationalPartner
O objectivo do projecto tem como aspecto central o desenvolvimento de conhecimento e de processos que possibilitem a produção de biocombustíveis e bioprodutos a partir das correntes processuais e/ou residuais do processo de produção de pasta kraft, visando o aumento do valor acrescentado, através da síntese de produtos de origem renovável, e a r...

BIOBLOCKS - Concepção de produtos de base biológica como percursores para a bioindústria de síntese química e de biomateriais a pertir de fontes renováveis lenhocelulósicas (BioBlocks)

Industry NationalPartner
O aumento dos preços de petróleo e uma maior apetência dos consumidores por produtos ecológicos e sustentáveis, têm vindo a viabilizar progressivamente o processo de produção e comercialização de biocombustíveis, bioquímicos e biopolímeros com base em materiais de fontes renováveis alternativos aos de origem petroquímica, permitindo a emergência...

Bioinspired nanostructured biocomposites based on proteins and polysaccharides nanofibrils (EXPL/CTM-POL/1802/2013)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Proteins and polysaccharides nanofibrils Nanostructured materials Self-assembly Biomedical applications

Biopolymers production as a new concept on wastewater treatment - POLIBIO (PTDC/AAC-AMB/101050/2008)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaPartner
Biopolymers Industrial wastewater treatment Anaerobic/aerobic Mixed cultures

Biorrefinaria de microalgas Coccolithophore: uma abordagem para biomateriais sustentaveis (Coccolitho4BioMat)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator

BIOTEX - Bioactive Textiles using functional biopolymers (POCI/CTM/58312/2004)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaPartner
Polyester and polypropylene fibres Chitosan Anti-microbial activity Textile dyeing

Cargas de baixa densidade para formulações plásticas. (PLASTICOLIGHT)

Industry NationalPartner
O objetivo do presente projeto consiste no desenvolvimento de materiais de baixa densidade como alternativa ao uso de carbonato de cálcio (CaCO3) pela utilização de subprodutos da indústria agroalimentar: casca do ovo e polissacarídeos.

Catalytic conversion of carbohydrates into furan derivatives (POCI/QUI/56112/2004)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
saccharides furfural heterogeneous catalysis solid acid

Ceramic floors with high wear resistance (CERU4)

Industry NationalPartner
This project aims to develop decorated porcelainized ceramic floor tiles, with high wear resistance, consistent with the maximum level U4 advocated in Mazaud test under the UPEC classification. At the same time, aesthetic and visual changes of the material must be minimized, so that solutions can cover very broad chromatic and aesthetic range. I...

Characterization of Heteropolysaccharides using Mass Spectrometry (POCI/QUI/59337/2004)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaPartner
Mass Spectrometry Heteropolysaccharides Electrospray LC-MS

CICECO - Aveiro Institute of Materials (UID/CTM/50011/2019)

Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia - R&D Unit Pluriannual fundingCoordinator
Materials to be developed span from ceramics and inorganic materials to soft matter, biopolymers and organic-inorganic hybrids. They will be ‘right-size’ materials, prepared and processed at the appropriate length scale, or hierarchically structured, often multifuncional. Examples of the applications we wish to pursue are: - Green ...

CICECO - Aveiro Institute of Materials (UID/CTM/50011/2013)

Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia - R&D Unit Pluriannual fundingCoordinator
Materials to be developed span from ceramics and inorganic materials to soft matter, biopolymers and organic-inorganic hybrids. They will be ‘right-size’ materials, prepared and processed at the appropriate length scale, or hierarchically structured, often multifuncional. Examples of the applications we wish to pursue are:- Green pho...

Consórcio para a Transferência de Conhecimento Científico e Tecnológico (MAISTec)

Other NationalPartner

Controlled chemical modification of polysaccharides for the development of novel materials (PTDC/QUI/68472/2006 )

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Polysaccharides Chemical modification Composites Functional materials

Controlling the length scale through "Chimie Douce": from inorganic functional materials to organic-inorganic hybrids (POCTI/CTM/46780/2002)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
Functional Inorganic Materials Chimie Douce Organic-Inorganic Hybrids Luminescence

Conversao catalitica de olefinas derivadas da biomassa (BiOle_AcidOxCat)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator

Cork as a sustainable and added value in the development of multifunctional coatings (PTDC/CTM-MAT/2502/2012)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
multifunctional coating cork sustainable anticorrosion

Corrole based systems for luminescent thermometry at nanoscale (CORLUTNA)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaPartner
Temperature (T) is a fundamental parameter that affects the behavior of physical, chemical and biological systems in a wide variety of ways. Measuring T is important in many fields: photonic devices, nano/microelectronics, medical diagnostics, nanomedicine. Regarding the several classes of thermometers, one possible approach is to use dye lumine...

Creating value from bio-wastes: suberin extraction and biotransformation in biocompatible ionic liquids aiming on novel biomaterials and compounds (PTDC/QUI-QUI/120982/2010)

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cork (suberin and extractives) biomaterials biocompatible ionic liquids extraction and dissolution

DeepBiorefinery - Natural Deep Eutectic Solvents: A platform to Boost Eucalyptus globulus and Quercus suber cork integrated Biorefinerie (DeepBiorefinery )

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natural deep eutetic solvents, biorefinery, green separation processes

Dentofacial Surgery full planning (ARTHUR)

Industry NationalPartner
Este projeto visa o desenvolvimento de uma solução de cirurgia virtual, ao nível da estrutura óssea e dentária. Esta solução permi?rá ao corpo clínico realizar o planeamento cirurgico virtuale prever o impacto real da intervenção cirúrgica na máscara facial do paciente.

Desarrollo de una estrategia transfronteriza para la valorización ecosostenible de biomasas residuales del sector vinícola y vitivinícola en biorrefinerías Integrales paea la producción de biocombustibles y bioproductos (BIOVINO)

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Desenvolvimento de nanomateriais sustentáveis para a purificação de fármacos anti-leucémicos (NanoPurAsp)

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Desenvolvimento de novos compósitos de matriz metálica e termoplástica (NANO-SIM 3D)

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NANO-SIM 3D project is divided into two areas with different lines of research and aims the development of new nanocomposite materials based in metallic and thermoplastic matrixes. One of the areas of research is based on the development of new formulations, incorporating metallic matrix nanocomposites, for the production of innovative new moldi...

Desenvolvimento de novos compósitos de matriz termoplástica e sua transformação pelo processo T-RTM (SIM T-RTM)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto visa o desenvolvimento de uma matriz termoplástica reforçada com fibras incorporadas de nanopartículas de grafeno para tecnologia de moldação por T-RTM, tendo em vista a produção de componentes para a carroçaria de automóveis de baixo peso, sem deteriorar a respetiva performance no que se refere às suas propriedades.

Desenvolvimento de um composto bioplástico biodegradável à base dos subprodutos de batata (POTATOPLASTIC)

Industry NationalPartner
Motivado pelo impacto ambiental e o elevado custo associado à reciclagem dos plásticos convencionais, o projeto POTATOPLASTIC visa desenvolver um composto bioplástico biodegradável, à base dos subprodutos de batata, para substituir o plástico tradicional. O POTATOPLASTIC contribuirá assim para um menor uso de matérias-primas não-renováveis na pr...

Development of a new phase change material composite for energy storage and thermal insulation (POCI/CTM/60288/2004)

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Phase Change Material Composite Energy storage Thermal insulation

Development of a self-flow refractory castable without cement for monolithic applications (PTDC/CTM/66302/2006)

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Refractory castable without cement Self-flow castable Monolithic lining Alumina

Development of a sustainable technology for the extraction and purification of chlorophylls from biomass (EXPL/QEQ-PRS/0224/2013 )

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chlorophyll extraction bioresources ionic liquids

Development of BIONANOmaterials for anti-microbial coating of metal and stone-based outdoor SCULPtures (BIONANOSCULPT)

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Cultural heritage; biodegradation; preventative preservation; chitosan

Development of Ionic-Liquid-based Devices for the Removal of Cytostatic Drugs From Urine Excreted by Cancer Patients (IonCytDevice)

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Development of new polyesters derived from 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid (PTDC/QUI-QUI/101058/2008)

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2,5-furandicarboxylic acid Polyesters synthesis Materials from renewable sources Biorefinery

Development of novel inorganic pigments from industrial wastes (PTDC/CTM/72318/2006)

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Inorganic pigments Colour development in glazes and ceramic bodies Industrial wastes Recycling

Development strategies in preventing superficial scald and internal browning in Rocha pear and quality assurance in long-term storage (RESTORAGEPEAR)

Industry NationalPartner
Rocha pear sector deals with the difficult challenge posed by the European Union that bans the use of antioxidant "diphenylamine" (DPA). Without this antioxidant, Rocha pear (and some varieties of apples produced in Portugal) preservation during storage is reduced to three months, time when the symptoms of visual change of the fruits are more l...

Direct digital manufacturing of glass products (Add.Vitrum)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto ADD VITRUM assenta na conceção de um equipamento de fabrico digital direto de componentes em vidro a partir de uma metodologia que integra abordagens de fabrico, desenho, controlo, gestão e comunicação e outras interligadas em rede em consonância com as da 4ª revolução industrial.

ECO-SEE – ECO-innovative, Safe and Energy Efficient wall panels and materials for a healthier indoor environment (ECO-SEE)

European ComissionPartner
The ECO-SEE project aims to develop new eco-materials and components for the purpose of creating both healthier and more energy efficient buildings. We will create and symbiotically use natural eco-materials for healthier indoor environments through hygrothermal (heat and moisture) regulation and the removal airborne contaminants through both ch...

ECOBIOTEC - Ecobiotechnology based on the use of mixed microbial consortium producing PHA from waste carbon sources (PTDC/AAC-AMB/111316/2009)

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microbial mixed cultures biopolymers anaerobic/aerobic organic waste valorization

Ecopolyol - Desenvolvimento do processo de produção de polióis a partir de resíduos de biomassa (ECOPOLYOL)

Industry NationalPartner
Construção e desenvolvimento de uma Instalação Piloto para Demonstração Industrial, certificação e validação do processo industrial do ponto de vista de Boas Práticas e Tecnologia Segura, obtenção de amostras industriais e certificação produto. Testar a viabilidade química e física das matérias primas.

Embalagens em biocompósitos para preservação ativa de alimentos (BIOFOODPACK)

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Enabling the Next Generation of Smarter Transformers (NEXTRA)

Industry NationalPartner

Engenharia de nanofibras de origem biológica para o desenvolvimento de biotintas nanoestruturadas de elevada performance para bio-impressão 3-D (NANOBIOINKS)

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Equilibrium and Interfacial Properties of Water + Oil Systems (POCI/EQU/58239/2004)

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Phase Equilibria Interfacial Tension Aqueous Systems Modeling

ERA-NOEL - Novel Enzyme Tools For Production of Functional Oleochemicals from Unsaturated Lipids (ERA-NOEL)

European ComissionPartner
The objective of the project is to develop enzyme-aided technologies for the upgrading of low cost unsaturated fatty acids to functional oleochemicals to be used as coatings, adhesives, lubricants, plasticizers and natural plastics. A multidisciplinary approach is taken in the project by combining biotechnical expertise to chemical engineering a...

Eucaleather- Aplication of Liquid Extracts of Eucalyptus globulus in Leather tanning (EUCALEATHER)

Industry NationalPartner

Eucalyptus triterpenic biological activity (PTDC/AGR-FOR/3187/2012)

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Eucalyptus spp Ionic Liquids Antitumoral Activity Metabolomics

Evaluation of grape stalks and skins residues in chemical processing for valuable products (CHEMGRAPE) (PTDC/AGR-AAM/104911/2008)

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Grape (skins and stalks) Oxidative Cooking Biocomposite materials Ecotoxicological essay

EXIL - Exchange on Ionic Liquids (EXIL)

European ComissionPartner
The objective of this Action is to coordinate European research activities and knowledge exchange on ionic liquids (ILs, low melting salts, many of them liquid at room temperature and below) and to explore their full potential in the context of fundamental and applied chemistry, materials science and engineering. The COST Action will provide a c...

Exploratory Research Project: Pedro Carvalho (IF/00758/2015)

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Exploratory Research Project: Sónia Patricia Marques Ventura (IF/00402/2015)

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EXREACT-Mitigation of deleterious internal EXpansive REACTions in concrete structures (PTDC/CTM/65243/2006)

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Valorização de materiais Subprodutos Reacções expansivas internas Medidas preventivas

Extraction, fractionation and characterization of polyphenolic compounds from Eucalyptus globulus bark for high value products (iCENTRO - iC-03-01-FDR00150)

Other NationalCoordinator

Fabricação aditiva de componentes em metal duro (3D.Carbide)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto 3D.Carbide tem como objetivo desenvolver a fabricação aditiva (AM-Additive Manufacturing) para aplicação na indústria de componentes em metal duro, apresentando-se como uma tecnologia promissora para componentes funcionais de elevado valor acrescentado, produzidos em pequenas séries.

Ferrofluidic Extensional Rheological Response for Ocean CLEAN-up (FERRO-CLEAN)

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GENIALG - GENetic diversity exploitation for Innovative macro-ALGal biorefinery (GENIALG )

European ComissionPartner
The GENIALG project aims to boost the Blue Biotechnology Economy (BBE) by increasing the production and sustainable exploitation of two high-yielding species of the EU seaweed biomass: the brown alga Saccharina latissima and the green algae Ulva spp. GENIALG will demonstrate the economic feasibility and environmental sustainability of cultivatin...

GEOSULF - Utilization of sulphide mine tailings in geopolymer materials (GEOSULF)

European ComissionPartner
The GEOSULF project aims to sustainable utilization of sulphide mine tailings in geopolymer materials. Three Universities from Finland, Poland and Portugal will develop geopolymerization recipes, geopolymer aggregates and concrete products utilizing sulphide mine tailings provided by Finnish and Polish gold and copper mines. In geopolymerization...

Glycan-human microbiome interaction: glycan diversity and recognition in the human gut with impact on health and nutrition; (GLYCOINTERACT)

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GREENPEC - Desenvolvimento de um plastificante primário para PVC, de origem animal e livre de ftalatos (GREENPEC )

Industry NationalPartner
O objetivo principal deste projeto, levado a cabo pelo consórcio entre a Sapec Química e a Universidade de Aveiro, consiste no desenvolvimento de um plastificante primário para PVC originado a partir de óleos vegetais, os quais são considerados recursos renováveis e agentes de crescimento sustentável. Com o cumprimento destes objetivos, prevê-se...

Immobilized surface rare earth and actinide aryloxides Activation of small molecules (CO2,CH4,C2H6) (POCTI/QUI/42919/2001)

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Organometallic surface chemistry Immobilized catalysts Block f elements aryloxides Activation of CO2, CH4, C2H6

Immunosensory integrated system for a fast and efficient detection of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (SENSECOR)

Industry NationalPartner
In view of the worldwide pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, it is urgent to create user-friendly and cost-effective tools capable of providing an early, fast and efficient diagnostic of infection by citizens. In this sense, the SENSECOR project aims to develop Proof of Concept of an innovative and unprecedented system that integrates sev...

Improving the yield of Eucalyptus globulus Kraft Pulp Production: Strategies, Mecanisms and Impact on Pulp Economy (POCTI/EQU/46124/2002)

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Cellulosic pulp Eucalyptus globulus Kraft process yield

INDUCER - Louça Utilitária em Cerâmica para Cozedura em Placas de Indução (INDUCER)

Industry NationalPartner
Este projeto tem por objetivo o desenvolvimento de louça utilitária 100% cerâmica compatível com a cozedura por indução. Os produtos, e.g panelas, serão baseados em grés culinário, ao qual serão incorporados materiais cerâmicos ferromagnéticos que permitem o aquecimento do recipiente sob o efeito do campo magnético criado pela placa de indução. ...

Industrial ecology: using sludge from wastewater treatment plant of surface treatment as row material for the production of refractories (POCTI/CTA/42448/2001)

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Aluminum industrial sludge Recycling Surface treatment processes Al2O3-based refractories

INNOVATE-Implantable Organic Devices for Advanced Therapies (INNOVATE)

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Innovative Biotechnology solutions FOR black stains removal and preventive conservation of historical and culturally important MURAL paintings (BIO4MURAL)

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Several mural paintings (15th/16th centuries) located in churches in the North region of the country being subject to environmental fluctuations where no measures of preventive conservation took place, disclose a chromatic alteration in the form of dark stains. The removal of the pigmentation hasn’t been successful or much tested so far. To char...

Innovative multifunctional nanofibrouS MembrAnes for Removal of mycoToxins in liquid foods (i-multiSMART)

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Innovative Products and Technologies from Eucalyptus Project (InPacTus)

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Inpactus, to be developed by the Consortium, aims to develop new solutions, such as cellulosic pulps with innovative features, new paper products with different specificities and functions, tissue paper with innovative properties, new bioproducts, biofuels and other materials obtained from the deconstruction and conversion of forest bio...

Inovadores Adesivos Texteis Condutores (CONDAD)

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Investigação de Desenvolvimento de Pasta Grés Resultante da Incorporação de Resíduos/Subprodutos Industriais (ECOGRES + NG)

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O projeto EcoGrés+NG temcomoprincipalobjetivoodesenvolvimentodeumapastacoradanaqualserãointroduzidososresíduos/subprodutosresultantesdoprocessoprodutivoda Gresteleresíduos/subprodutos provenientesdeempresasdeoutrossectoresnomeadamentedaNavigator(cinzasvolantese dregsdaprodução de pasta de papel), da Extrusal (lamas da anodização do alumínio)e da...

Ionic Liquids as Promoters of Aqueous Biphasic Systems: The Role of van der Waals and Coulomb Interactions (PTDC/QUI-QUI/121520/2010)

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Aqueous Biphasic System Ionic Liquid Inorganic Salt Polymer

Local repairing of glazed ceramics defects on sanitary porcelain products (GlaserFix)

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This project proposes an alternative process to the re-firing step for repairing glazed ceramics defects, using the localized CO2 laser melting of appropriate mixture adds, assisted by other diffused heat sources (ex. IR lamps). This methodology allows controlling the temperature, cooling speed and temperature gradients, consequently avoiding ex...

Marine macroalgaE: alternative recipes for a daily NUtritional diet (MENU)

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Metabolic profiling: a novel tool for evaluation of the toxicological and biological effects of nanomaterials (PTDC/SAU-TOX/120953/2010)

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metabolic profiling and metabonomics silver nanoparticles toxicological and biological effects nanotoxicology

MICROBIAL CONTRIBUTION TO THE VALORIZATION OF WASTE/BY-PRODUCTS FROM BIOFUELS PRODUCTION (PTDC/AAC-AMB/100790/2008)

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Biofuels polyhydroxyalkanoates Glycerol Mixed microbial cultures (MMC)

Modified electrodes: from versatile models to functional devices for studying dynamic speciation in the environment (POCI/AMB/55939/2004)

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Chemically modified electrodes Electrochemistry Chemical speciation Natural waters and sediments

Molecular hybrids of polyoxometalates and dipolar organic molecules: synthesis, characterization and determination of non-linear optical properties (POCTI/CTM/37713/2001)

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polyoxometalate optical nonlinearity organic/inorganic hybrid nonlinear optical materials

MultiBiorefinery - Multi-purpose strategies for broadband agro-forest and fisheries by-products valorization: a step forward for a truly integrated biorefinery (SAICTPAC/0040/2015)

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Multifunctional anionic clays (POCI/CTM/58507/2004)

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Layered double hydroxides Intercalation Host-guest systems Heterogeneous catalysis

Nano-sized Functional Metal-Organic Frameworks Based on Lanthanide Polyphosphonates (PTDC/QUI-QUI/098098/2008)

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Metal-Organic Frameworks Crystal Engineering Photoluminescent thin films Heterogeneous Catalysts

NanoBarrier - Extended shelf-life biopolymers for sustainable and multifunctional food packaging solutions (NanoBarrier)

European ComissionPartner
The overall concept of NanoBarrier is to develop a new nanotechnology platform based on inorganic-organic hybrid polymers, microfibrillated cellulose, nanocapsules with controlled permeability and additive technology and combine this with resource-efficient processing technologies to realize safe and extended shelf-life and multifunctional biopo...

NANOBINDER – biogenic polymeric NANOparticles functionalized to BIND metals for Eco-friendly applications: bioRemediation and bioSensors (PTDC/AAG-REC/3004/2014)

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The exploration of uranium in Portugal from 1908 to 2001 resulted in huge hotspots of metal exposure. Despite the overall success of conventional remediation works to counteract the associated risks, there are still mine effluents and/or nonpoint discharges (leaching/runoff events) jeopardizing adjacent aquatic systems. Bioremediation has been a...

Nanocompósitos cerâmicos produzidos por CIM para componentes anti-desgaste e antiestáticos (WhatCIM)

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O projeto WhatCIM tem como objetivo desenvolver novos guia-fios para a indústria de têxteis e o seu processo de fabrico baseados em materiais cerâmicos nanocompósitos e em revestimentos nanoestruturados. Esta inovação será aplicada a casos de estudo com vista a ultrapassar problemas associados ao desgaste e àeletricidade estática, e a demais pro...

New oxometal compounds with tailored catalytic properties (POCI/QUI/56109/2004)

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Oxometal complexes Organic-inorganic hybrids Reaction mechanisms Oxidation catalysis

NMC - Novos Materiais Celulósicos (NMC)

Industry NationalPartner
A investigação internacional sobre celulose, o biopolímero mais abundante na natureza, tem revelado possibilidades muito promissoras de criação de novas aplicações de elevado valor acrescentado e consequentemente de valorização da fileira florestal. Acresce que o aumento dos preços do petróleo e uma maior apetência dos consumidores por produtos ...

NORM4BUILDING - NORM for Building materials (NORM4BUILDING)

European ComissionPartner
The main objective of the COST Action is the exchange of multidisciplinary knowledge and experiences (radiological, technical, economical, legislative, ecological) to stimulate the reuse of NORM residues in new tailor-made sustainable building materials in the construction sector while considering exposure to external gamma radiation and the res...

Novas Abordagens na desinfecção e branqueamento de rolhas de cortiça. (NEWASHCORK)

Industry NationalPartner
Desenvolver um inovador sistema de lavação para obtenção de rolhas de cortiça com características distintivas, ao nível do engarrafamento de vinhos tranquilos e espirituosos, que permita ultrapassar o estado da arte ao nível do aspeto visual das rolh...

Novel Ceramic Membranes for Synthesis Gas Production (POCI/CTM/58570/2004)

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mixed conductor ceramic membrane synthesis gas ionic transport

Obtenção e caracterização de blocos isolantes a partir da recuperação de partículas de despoeiramento e granulados de argila expandida rejeitados (PRAI - Obtenção e caracterização blocos isolantes)

Industry NationalCoordinator
O projecto “Obtenção e caracterização de blocos isolantes ou placas isolantes a partir de granulados não conformes de argila expandida, partículas de despoeiramento e lamas argilosas da lavagem de britas calcárias” pretende desenvolver um novo produto a partir de materiais rejeitados, com base nos resíduos gerados na unidade de argila expandida ...

Optimisation of the Processing Conditions of Clay-Based Filtration Materials to be Used in Water Purification and Heavy-Metals Removal (POCTI/CTM/11295/2001)

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Optimization and Scale-up of Novel Ionic-Liquid- based Purification Processes for Recombinant Green Fluorescent Protein produced by Escherichia coli (FAPESP/19793/2014)

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biopharmaceuticals, fluorescent proteins, purification, aqueous biphasic systems

Otimização e aumento de escala do processo de extração líquido-líquido com líquidos iônicos (LIs) como ferramenta de separação sustentável do biofármaco antileucêmico L-Asparaginase (ASPase) (FAPESP 2014/16424-7)

Other InternationalPartner

PADIS - Papéis de Alto Desempenho à Impressão (PADIS)

Industry NationalPartner
O objectivo do projecto vai centrar-se no desenvolvimento de novos papéis não revestidos, com um desempenho funcional superior nos processos de impressão digital (inkjet e laser) e offset. Os novos papéis terão de responder a requisitos especiais no sentido de garantirem maiores velocidades de impressão e em simultâneo melhoria da qualidade da i...

PAPERBRIGHT - High Performance Bleached Pulps: From Basic Knowledge to Advanced Technology (PTDC/EQU-EQU/113547/2009)

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Chemical Pulp Brightening Brightness Reversion Chromophores Pulp degradation

Prediction of wax precipitation in flow assurance: Identification of limitations of current models and their improvement (Acção Integrada Luso-Espanhola E-85/09)

Other NationalCoordinator

PrintCer3D - Fabrico rápido de produtos em porcelanas por impressão tridimensional (PrintCer3D)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto PrintCer3D tem como objetivo principal a exploração da impressão tridimensional (3D) como tecnologia alternativa para o fabrico rápido de produtos em porcelana, com vista à redução drástica do tempo de manufatura e, assim, permitir melhores respostas às necessidades do mercado, angariar novos mercados e desenvolver novas funcionalidade...

PRocesses for Industrial application of natural Deep Eutectic Solvents (PRIDES)

Industry InternationalPartner
The aim of PRIDES is to further develop and optimise the technologies developed in the ISPT DES cluster and to bring the scientific findings in novel lignin dissolving DES,DES regeneration and product recovery to a level that is high enough to be evaluated in relation to the traditional pulping and product conversion processes. For this purpose ...

Processing, structure and dielectric properties relationships of microwave ceramics (POCTI/CTM/40187/2001)

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Dielectrics Ceramics Processing Microwave

Processo biotecnológico visando o desenvolvimento de novos colorantes naturais microbianos para aplicação industrial (FAPESP 2014/01580-3)

Other InternationalPartner

Product-Service Development for the Circular Economy and Sustainability Knowledge Alliance (Knowledge Alliance Erasmus+ KATCH_e)

European ComissionPartner
The consortium has chosen the topic of circular economy (CE) as the focus of this project, because it concerns the transition from a take – make – use – dispose model that depletes natural resources and destroys ecosystems to a circular model where the value of products, materials and resources is maintained in the economy for as long as possibl...

Rational design of a thermostable esterase for the production of highvalue bioplastics for biomedical applications (ThermoEst)

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This project is focused on the design of customized thermostable enzymes to produce highvaluebiopolymers for biomedicalapplications.We are living a new industrial production paradigm era, where biocatalysis is becoming increasingly competitive and replacingtraditional chemical synthesis. Nowadays, ...

Reforço das competências e capacidades internas da Lightenjin II na área de I&D (Ligth Research)

Industry NationalPartner
Lightenjin II is positioned as a company that provides customised solutions with a portfolio of products with distinctive characteristics, a unique design, and superior technical specifications. Based on a deep knowledge of the sector, the increased sophistication of its solutions has been highly associated with R&D. Aware of its i...

REFORMA—Wastes as alternative mineral resources (Transnational cooperation - Convénio FCT/CNPq 2009-2010)

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RENOVA PAPTIS - Desenvolvimento de papéis tissue de nova geração (PAPTIS-RENOVA)

Industry NationalPartner
Os prod. de papel tissue têm vindo a adquirir 1 importância crescente nas sociedades modernas. Assim, as empresas produtoras de papel tissue para se manterem no mercado e crescerem apostam no desenvolvimento e optimização de processos para dar origem a produtos inovadores, q se diferenciem e q ofereçam ao consumidor, características valorizáveis...

Reuse and Immobilisation of Industrial Wastes by Geopolymerisation: New Construction Artefacts (POCI/AMB/59408/2004)

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Wastes recycling Geopolymers Lightweight expanded clay rejects Immobilisation in construction materials

Reutilização de lamas de estações de tratamento de efluentes industriais (PRAI - Reutilização de lamas estações tratamento)

Industry NationalCoordinator
O projecto “Reutilização de lamas de estações de tratamento de efluentes industriais” tem como objectivo central perspectivar a viabilidade técnica e económica de reutilizar as lamas aluminosas, por um lado, como constituinte de pastas cerâmicas destinadas à fabricação de tijolo ou ladrilho e, por outro lado, como matéria-prima base para a produ...

REVERSIBLE DIELS-ALDER FURAN CLICK CHEMISTRY AT THE SERVICE OF NOVEL FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS BASED ON RENEWABLE RESOURCES (PTDC/CTM/67444/2006)

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Reversible Diels-Alder Reaction Furanic Polymers Thermally reversible polymers Linear and hyperbranched polymers

RoboCer3D - Fabrico rápido de produtos em porcelana por R3D (RoboCer3D)

Industry NationalPartner
RoboCer3D project aims the development of an additive manufacturing technology for porcelain tableware products by "Robocasting 3D" (R3D).

Robust Nanometric Coordination Polymers for Gas Separation and Light Emission (EXPL/CTM-NAN/0013/2013)

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Photoluminescent Metal-Organic Frameworks Organic Ligand Design Heterogeneous Catalysts Selective Gas Sorption

Screening of ionic liquids for gas separation (POCI/EQU/58152/2004)

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Ionic liquids Gas separation Solubility Diffusion coefficients

SELFCLEAN - Superfícies cerâmicas autolimpantes (SELFCLEAN)

Industry NationalPartner
Este projecto visa o desenvolvimento de revestimentos cerâmicos com funções autolimpantes e purificantes, através da modificação da sua superfície com materiais nanoestruturados fotocatalíticos. Sem detrimento das funções nativas do revestimento cerâmico, estas novas funcionalidades permitirão diminuir os custos de manutenção de fachadas de edif...

Separação de fármacos quirais por cromatografia de partição centrífuga usando sistemas aquosos bifásicos enantioseletivos. (ChiResus)

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SGH : Smart Green Homes (Smart Green Homes)

Industry NationalPartner
The Smart Green Homes (SGH) Project aims to develop integrated product and technology solutions for the households, raising standards of comfort, safety and user satisfaction to a new level and, at the same time, to respond to the problems of sustainability of the Planet, increasing the energy efficiency and reducing the emission of gaseous poll...

Simulation of Cyclic Separation Processes using Parallel Computing (POCTI/EQU/46055/2002)

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cyclic separations adsorption parallel computing modelling and simulation

Sistema integrado de fabrico aditivo e tratamentos térmicos localizados baseado em lase (Laser4AMTT)

Industry NationalPartner
O projeto LASER4AMTT visa o desenvolvimento de competências para a utilização de tecnologia laser em operações de fabrico aditivo por deposição localizada de material e operações de tratamento térmico micro localizado em metais. A conceção de um sistema laser integrado e estratégias de controlo, bem como o desenvolvimento de metodologias para o ...

Sistemas ativados por estímulos para a terapia com monóxido de carbono (SASCOT)

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Smart Geopolymers (SMART-G)

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The project aims at the development,production, and demonstration of light weight, fire resistantcomponentsfortheconstructionindustry.Industrialresidueswillbevalorised andviageopolymerizationturnedintofireresistantmaterials.Thewasteenvisionedis 'bauxite residue (or red mud)', bricks and tiles from construction and demolishing waste, and fly ash ...

Solar thermochemical production of hydrogen based on cork Ecoceramics (H2CORK)

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Goal: H2CORK will develop novel CeO2-based Ecoceramics, exploiting the regular, highly porous microstructure of sustainable cork templates, for the innovative renewable production of hydrogen via direct solar thermochemical fuel production (TCFP). Sustainable alternatives to fossil fuels, such as H2, are urgently nee...

Solubility of Gases in Ionic liquid or binary mixture of ionic liquid + Ionic liquid (Indo-Portuguese Programme for Cooperation in Science & Tecnology 17-19)

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Study of compatible mortars for the preservation of the built heritage (POCI/HEC/57890/2004)

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built heritage mortars adobe conservation

Study of functional mortars for a sustainable construction (PTDC/ECM/72104/2006)

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mortar sustainable construction functional material energy and environment

Study of structural modifications induced by thermal and oxidative degradation in oligo and polysaccharides by advanced mass spectrometry (PTDC/QUI-QUI/100044/2008)

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Mass Spectrometry polysaccharides oxidation thermal degradation

Supercritical Fluid Extraction of Grape Seed Oil: Enhancement of Recovery Using Enzymatic Pre-Treatment of Seed (POCTI/EQU/47533/2002)

Fundação para a Ciência e a TecnologiaCoordinator
supercritical fluid extraction enzymes grape seed oil modelling

SusPhotoSolutions - Soluções Fotovoltaicas Sustentáveis (SUSPHOTOSOLUTIONS)

Other NationalCoordinator

Sweetening of natural gas using ionic liquids (PTDC/EQU-FTT/102166/2008)

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Natural gas ionic liquids acid gases seewtening

Synthesis and characterization of new microporous niobium silicate and titanosilicate membranes and their application to the separation of hydrogen-containing mixtures (PTDC/EQU-EQU/100476/2008)

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Hydrogen Separation Membranes Titanosilicates Niobium silicates

Synthesis, characterization and catalytic applications of ionic liquids supported on nanocrystalline metal oxides (Transnational cooperation Portugal-India (441.00))

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Terpenes and Terpenoids: Physicochemical Property Data for Fate Predictions of Biogenic Volatile Organic Compounds in the Environment (PTDC/AAC-AMB/121161/2010)

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Biogenic Volatile Organic Compounds Terpenes Aqueous Solubilities Vapour Pressures

ThermoCer - Pavimentos cerâmicos com materiais com mudança de fase para melhoria da eficiência energética em edificios (ThermoCer)

Industry NationalPartner
Este projecto visa o desenvolvimento de pavimentos cerâmicos com características térmicas melhoradas, por incorporação de materiais com mudança de fase (PCM), para a gestão passiva do consumo de energia em edifícios. Indicado para pisos radiantes eléctricos, este produto permitirá beneficiar das propriedades de acumulação e libertação de calor d...

Towards the improvement of recombinant proteins bioprocessing using ionic liquids (IL2BioPro)

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ToxMix - Toxicity of mixtures of alternative solvents with industrial potential (PTDC/ATP-EAM/5331/2014)

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Ecotoxicity of mixtures ionic liquids Deep eutetic solvents effluents

Transferência de competências integradas e geradoras de inovação empresarial na Região Centro (INTEGRA@TEC)

Other NationalPartner

Unidade básica de transferência de tecnologia (TT@esan)

Industry NationalCoordinator
O projeto visa a criação de uma Unidade Básica de Transferência de Tecnologia na ESAN-UA, estando contempladas diversas ações sendo uma deles de ID&T em torno da temática da manufatura aditiva 3D com materiais de cortiça.

Use of molecular containers to modify metallocene-based catalysts (PTDC/QEQ-SUP/1906/2012)

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Metallocenes Host-guest chemistry Molecular containers Organic transformations

Using biorefinery to value cyanobacteria pigments (REFINECYANO)

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Using natural deep eutectic solvents for the extraction of bioactive compounds from plant material (ALLNAT)

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Valorização de desperdícios de espumas flexíveis de poliuretano por conversão em polióis (FlexiRecover)

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The main purpose of this project is the development of a production process of polyols from residues and sub products of flexible polyurethane foams with quality to be reincorporated in the production of new foams, with a percentage of 10-20% of the virgin polyols used and whose application sectors are the Flexible polyurethane foam manufacturer...

Vapour Liquid Equilibrium of Pure Ionic Liquids and their Mixtures with Organic Solvents (PTDC/EQU-FTT/65252/2006)

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Ionic Liquids Vapour pressure Molar enthalpies and entropies of vaporization Vapour Liquid equilibrium

[ILTOX] Ecotoxicological evaluation and treatment of aqueous effluents contaminated with ionic liquids (PTDC/AAC-AMB/119172/2010)

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Ecotoxicity Ionic liquids Water treatment QSAR model

Publications

Multiscale Computational Approaches toward the Understanding of Materials

M. Bordonhos, T.L.P. Galvão, J.R.B. Gomes, J.D. Gouveia, M. Jorge, M.A.O. Lourenço, J.M. Pereira, G. Pérez-Sánchez, M.L. Pinto, C.M. Silva, J. Tedim, B. Zêzere
2023, Advanced Theory and Simulations, Advanced Theory Simulations.

3D-printed red mud/metakaolin-based geopolymers as water pollutant sorbents of methylene blue

Nuno P.F. Gonçalves, Susana M. Olhero, João A. Labrincha, Rui M. Novais
2023, Journal of Cleaner Production, 383.

Dissolvable Carboxymethylcellulose Microneedles for Noninvasive and Rapid Administration of Diclofenac Sodium

Macromolecular Bioscience
2023.

Efficient Extraction of the RuBisCO Enzyme from Spinach Leaves Using Aqueous Solutions of Biocompatible Ionic Liquids

Ana I. Valente, Ana M. Ferreira, Mafalda R. Almeida, Aminou Mohamadou, Mara G. Freire and Ana P. M. Tavares
2022, Sustainable Chemistry, 3, 1-18.

Development of eco-ceramic wall tiles with bio-CaCO3 from eggshells waste

I.S.Vilarinho; E.Filippi; M.P.Seabra
2022, Open Ceramics, 9.

From monitoring to treatment, how to improve water quality: The pharmaceuticals case

Dimitra Papagiannaki, Masho H. Belay, Nuno P.F. Gonçalves, Elisa Robotti, Alessandra Bianco-Prevot, Rita Binetti, Paola Calza
2022, Chemical Engineering Journal Advances, 10.

A Guide to Polysaccharide-Based Hydrogel Bioinks for 3D Bioprinting Applications

Teixeira, MC; Lameirinhas, NS; Carvalho, JPF; Silvestre, AJD; Vilela, C; Freire, CSR
2022, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, 23, 12.

Accurate Effective Diffusivities in Multicomponent Systems

Rios, WQ; Antunes, B; Rodrigues, AE; Portugal, I; Silva, CM
2022, PROCESSES, 10, 10.

Advanced Nanocellulose-Based Materials: Production, Properties, and Applications

Freire, CSR; Vilela, C
2022, NANOMATERIALS, 12, 3.

Alginate-Lysozyme Nanofibers Hydrogels with Improved Rheological Behavior, Printability and Biological Properties for 3D Bioprinting Applications

Teixeira, MC; Lameirinhas, NS; Carvalho, JPF; Valente, BFA; Luis, J; Pires, L; Oliveira, H; Oliveira, M; Silvestre, AJD; Vilela, C; Freire, CSR
2022, NANOMATERIALS, 12, 13.

Advanced Nanocellulose-Based Materials: Production, Properties and Applications

C. Vilela; C.S.R. Freire
2022, MDPI.
ISBN: 978-3-0365-3190-8

Advanced Biopolymer-Based Nanocomposites and Hybrid Materials

Armando J. D. Silvestre; Carmen S.R. Freire; Carla Vilela
2021, Basel, MDPI.
ISBN: 978-3-0365-0511-4

Polysaccharide Based Hybrid Materials, Metals and Metal Oxides, Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes

Carla Vilela, Ricardo J. B. Pinto, Susana Pinto, Paula Marques, Armando J. D. Silvestre, Carmen S. R. Freire
2018, Springer.
ISBN: 978-3-030-00347-0

Application of analytical techniques to study chemical structure of degraded wood components

Tribulová, T., František, K., Evtuguin, D.V., Čabalová, I.
2017, Zvolen, Technical University of Zvolen Publ..
ISBN: 978-80-228-3000-3

Evaluation of Chemically Degraded Wood and Cellulose Using the Spectroscopic Methods

Tribulová, T., František, K., Evtuguin, D.V., Čabalová, I.
2016, 85, Technical University of Zvolen Publ..
ISBN: 978-80-228-2834-5

Biotechnologies and Biomimetics for Civil Engineering

Pacheco Torgal, F., Labrincha, J.A., Diamanti, M.V., Yu, C.-P., Lee, H.K.
2015, Cham, Springer International Publishing.
ISBN: 978-3-319-09286-7

Eco-efficient materials for mitigating building cooling needs: design, properties and applications

Fernando Pacheco Torgal; J Labrincha; Luisa Cabeza; Claes G Granqvist
2015, Cambridge, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 978-1-78242-380-5

Handbook of Alkali-Activated Cements, Mortars and Concretes, 1st Edition

F. Pacheco-Torgal; J.A. Labrincha; C. Leonelli; A. Palomo; P. Chindaprasit
2014, Cambridge, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 9781782422761

Eco-efficient Masonry Bricks and Blocks

Pacheco-Torgal; P.B. Lourenço; J.A. Labrincha; P. Chindaprasit; S. Kumar
2014, Cambridge, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 9781782423058

Handbook of Recycled Concrete and Demolition Waste

Fernando Pacheco-Torgal, Vivian Tam, João Labrincha, Yining Ding and Jorge de Brito
2013, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 9780857096821

Eco-efficient Construction and Building Materials

Fernando Pacheco-Torgal, Luisa F. Cabeza, João Labrincha and Aldo Giuntini de Magalhaes
2013, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 9780857097675

Eco-efficient concrete

Fernando Pacheco-Torgal, Said Jalali, , João Labrincha, and Vanderley M. John.
2013, Elsevier.
ISBN: 9780857094247

Chemistry@ua '03 > '07 : highlights

Paulo Ribeiro Claro, João A. P. Coutinho, Carlos Pascoal Neto.
2008, Departamento de Química da Universidade de Aveiro.
ISBN: 978-972-789-271-6

Active packaging

In Galanakis, Charis (Eds.), Sustainable Food Processing and Engineering Challenges
Carvalho, João P.F.; Freire, Carmen S.R.; Vilela, Carla
2021, Academic Press.
ISBN: 9780128227145

Modification of textiles for functional applications

In Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal (Eds.), Fundamentals of Natural Fibres and Textiles
Ana C. Q. Silva, Armando J. D. Silvestre, Carmen S. R. Freire, Carla Vilela
2021, 303-365, Elsevier.
ISBN: 9780128214831

Anti-Cancer Biosurfactants

In Springer (Eds.), Microbial Biosurfactants
Flávia F. Magalhães, João C. F. Nunes, Marília T. Araújo, Ana M. Ferreira, Mafalda R. Almeida, Mara G. Freire, Ana P. M. Tavares
2021, 159-196.
ISBN: 10.1007/978-981-15-6607-3_8

Purification, characterization and clinical applications of therapeutic fungal enzymes

In Pankaj Kumar Chaurasia and Shashi Lata Bharati (Eds.), Research Advances in the Fungal World: Culture, Isolation, Identification, Classification, Characterization, Properties and Kinetics
Mafalda R. Almeida, Ana M. Ferreira, João C. F. Nunes and Ana P. M. Tavares
2020, 273-320, Nova Science Publishers.
ISBN: 978-1-53617-197-6

Aqueous biphasic systems formed by cholinium-based ionic liquids and mixtures of polymers

In Rasmus Fehrmann, Catherine Santini (Eds.), Ionic Liquids: Synthesis, Properties, Technologies and Applications
Teresa B.V Dinis, Catarina M.S.S. Neves, Luís Barbosa, João A.P. Coutinho, Mara G. Freire
2019, 29-54, Berlin, Walter de Gruyter GmbH.
ISBN: 978-3-11-058201-7

Application of Ionic Liquids in Separation and Fractionation Processes

In Buxing Han and Tianbin Wu (Eds.), Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Emanuel V. Capela, João A.P. Coutinho, Mara G. Freire
2019, 637-665, New York, NY, Springer.
ISBN: 978-1-4939-9059-7

Aquatic Toxicology of Ionic Liquids (ILs)

In Suojiang Zhang (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Ionic Liquids
Francisca A. e Silva, João A. P. Coutinho, Sónia P. M. Ventura
2019, 1-18, Singapore, Springer.
ISBN: 978-981-10-6739-6

Aqueous Two-Phase Systems

In Colin F. Poole (Eds.), Liquid-Phase Extraction
Pereira, J.F.B., Coutinho, J.A.P.
2019, 157-182, Elsevier.
ISBN: 978-0-12-816911-7

Immobilization of Ionic Liquids, Types of Materials, and Applications

In Zhang S. (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Ionic Liquids
Augusto Q. Pedro, João A. P. Coutinho, Mara G. Freire
2019, Springer.
ISBN: 978-981-10-6739-6

Ionic Liquids and Deep Eutectic Solvents in the Field of Environmental Monitoring

In Płotka-Wasylka, Justyna, Namieśnik, Jacek (Eds.), Green Analytical Chemistry: Past, Present and Perspectives
Cardoso I.S., Pedro A.Q., Silvestre A.J.D., Freire M.G.
2019, 203-240, Singapore, Springer.
ISBN: 978-981-13-9104-0

Lightweight inorganic polymers: going beyond conventional applications

In Jordan, Vidal Manuel Miguel; Pinet, Olivier; Rincón, Jesús Ma. (Eds.), Vitrogeowastes - Vitrification and Geopolymerization of Wastes for Immobilization or Recycling
R.M. Novais, J.A. Labrincha
2019, 239-257, Universidad Miguel Hernardéz.
ISBN: 978-84-16024-78-0

Optical Applications of Nanomaterials

In Bhat A., Khan I., Jawaid M., Suliman F., Al-Lawati H., Al-Kindy S. (Eds.), Nanomaterials for Healthcare, Energy and Environment
Bharmoria P., Ventura S.P.M.
2019, 1-29, Singapore, Springer.
ISBN: 978-981-13-9833-9

Novel Route for Rapid Sol-Gel Synthesis of Bioglass & Bioceramics, Using Fast Drying with a 100-Fold to 200-Fold Reduction in Processing Time

In Maryann C. Wythers (Eds.), Advances in Materials Science Research: Volume 32
Basam A. E. Ben-Arfa and Robert C. Pullar
2018, 171-200, New York, Nova.
ISBN: 978-1-53613-329-5

Magnetic and Nanostructural Properties of Cobalt–Zinc Ferrite for Environmental Sensors

In C. M. Hussain (Eds.), Handbook of Environmental Materials Management
A.-H. El Foulani, R. C. Pullar, M. Amjoud, K. Ouzaouit and A. Aamouche
2018, 1-18, Cham, Springer.
ISBN: 978-3-319-58538-3

Synthesis and Characterisation of Magnetoelectric Ceramic Composites based on M-type Strontium and Barium Hexagonal Ferrites and Barium Titanate

In Jotania, RB; Mahmood, SH (Eds.), MAGNETIC OXIDES AND COMPOSITES
Medeiros, MSA; Amaral, JS; Pullar, RC
2018, 1-48, MILLERSVILLE, PA 17551 USA, MATERIALS RESEARCH FORUM LLC.
ISBN: 00433396700001

Comprehensive Insight into the Elderflowers and Elderberries (Sambucus nigra L.) Mono and Sesquiterpenic Metabolites: Factors that Modulate Their Composition

In Ramasamy Vijayakumar (Eds.), Secondary Metabolites, sources and applications
Ângelo C. Salvador, Armando J. D. Silvestre and Sílvia M. Rocha
2018, IntechOpen.
ISBN: 978-1-78923-642-2

Furanoate-Based Nanocomposites: A Case Study Using Poly(Butylene 2,5-Furanoate) and Poly(Butylene 2,5-Furanoate)-co-(Butylene Diglycolate) and Bacterial Cellulose

In George Z. Papageorgiou (Eds.), Polymers from Renewable Resources
Marina Matos, Andreia Sousa, Nuno H.C.S. silva, Carmen S.R. Freire, Márcia Andrade, Adélio Mnedes, Armando J.D. Silvestre
2018, MDPI.
ISBN: 978-3-03897-451-2

NMR Spectroscopy in Bitumen Characterization

In A. K. Shukla (Eds.), Analytical Characterization Methods for Crude Oiland Related Products
Varanda, C. , Portugal, I. , Ribeiro, J. , Silva, C. M. and Silva, A. M.
2018, 141-161, Wiley‐VCH Verlag.
ISBN: 978-1-119-28631-8

Sambucus nigra Berries and Flowers Health Benefits: From Lab Testing to Human Consumption

In Mérillon JM., Ramawat K. (Eds.), Bioactive Molecules in Food
Salvador Â.C., Guilherme R.J.R., Silvestre A.J.D., Rocha S.M.
2018, 1-35, Springer, Cham.
ISBN: 978-3-319-54528-8

Development and applications of cellulose nanofibres based polymer nanocomposites

In Ehsan Bafekrpour (Eds.), Advanced Composite Materials: Properties and Applications
Carla Vilela, Ricardo J. B. Pinto, Ana R. P. Figueiredo, Carlos Pascoal Neto, Armando J. D. Silvestre, Carmen S. R. Freire
2017, 1-65, Warsaw/Berlin, De Gruyter Open.
ISBN: 9783110574432

Extraction of value-added compounds from microalgae

In Cristina Gonzalez-Fernandez and Raúl Muñoz (Eds.), Microalgae-Based Biofuels and Bioproducts
S.P.M Ventura, B.P. Nobre, F. Ertekin, M. Hayes, M. Garcia-Vaquero, F. Vieira, M. Koc, L. Gouveia, M.R. Aires-Barros, A.M.F. Palavra
2017, 461-483, Woodhead Publishing .
ISBN: 978-0-08-101023-5

Laccase Properties, Reaction Mechanisms and Applications: An Overview

In Amanda Harris (Eds.), Laccase: Applications, Investigations and Insights
Ana P.M. Tavares, Cláudia G. Silva and Ana M.R.B. Xavier
2017, 1-26, Nova Science Publishers Inc.
ISBN: 978-1-53610-556-8

Other Important Materials

In Mailadil T. Sebastian, Heli Jantunen, Rick Ubic (Eds.), Microwave Materials and Applications
M.T. Sebastian, R.C. Pullar
2017, 267-344, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
ISBN: 978-1-119-20852-5

Antimicrobial Properties and Therapeutic Applications of Silver Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites

In Alexandru Mihai Grumezesc (Eds.), Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics - From Synthesis to Applications
R.J.B. Pinto, M. Nasirpour, J. Carrola, H. Oliveira, C.S.R. Freire, I.F. Duarte
2017, 223-259, Elsevier.
ISBN: 978-0-323-52733-0

Emerging technologies for the recovery of valuable compounds from coffee processing by-products

In Charis M. Galanakis (Eds.), Handbook of Coffee Processing By-Products - Sustainable Applications
Melo M.M., Silvestre A.J.D., Portugal I., Silva C.M.
2017, 141-169, Academic Press.
ISBN: 978-0-12-811290-8

Environmentally Benign Supercritical Fluid Extraction

In Francisco Pena-Pereira and Marek Tobiszewski (Eds.), The Application of Green Solvents in Separation Processes
de Melo, M.M.R,, Portugal, I., Silvestre, A.J.D., Silva, C.M.
2017, 325-348, Elsevier.
ISBN: 978-0-12-805297-6

General conclusion and the way forward

In Wouter Schroeyers (Eds.), Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction
W. Schroeyers, F. Puertas, K. Kovler, C. Nuccetelli, H. Friedmann, T. Kovacs, J. Labrincha, H.A. van der Sloot, D.S. Kosson, R. Wiegers
2017, 301-304, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 978-0-08-102009-8

From NORM by-products to building materials

In Wouter Schroeyers (Eds.), Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction
J. Labrincha, F. Puertas, W. Schroeyers, K. Kovler, Y. Pontikes, C. Nuccetelli, P. Krivenko, O. Kovalchuk, O. Petropavlovsky, M. Komljenovic, E. Fidanchevski, R. Wiegers, E. Volceanov, E. Gunay, M.A. Sanjuán, V. Ducman, B. Angjusheva, D. Bajare, T. Kovacs, G. Bator, S. Schreurs, J. Aguiar, J.L. Provis
2017, 183-252, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 978-0-08-102009-8

From raw materials to NORM by-products

In Wouter Schroeyers (Eds.), Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction
T. Kovacs, G. Bator, W. Schroeyers, J. Labrincha, F. Puertas, M. Hegedus, D. Nicolaides, M.A. Sanjuán, P. Krivenko, I.N. Grubeša, Z. Sas, B. Michalik, M. Anagnostakis, I. Barisic, C. Nuccetelli, R. Trevisi, T. Croymans, S. Schreurs, N. Todorović, D. Vaiciukyniene, R. Bistrickaite, A. Tkaczyk, K. Kovler, R. Wiegers, R. Doherty
2017, 135-182, Woodhead Publishing.
ISBN: 978-0-08-102009-8

Hexagonal Ferrite Fibres and Nanofibres

In R. B. Jotania and H. S. Virk (Eds.), Solid State Phenomenon – Ferrites and Ceramic Composites Vol II
Robert C. Pullar
2016, 1-68, Zurich, Trans Tech.
ISBN: 978-3-03835-618-9

Lipase Production and Purification from Fermentation Broth Using Ionic Liquids

In Xuebing Xu, Zheng Guo, Ling-Zhi Cheong (Eds.), Ionic Liquids in Lipid Processing and Analysis
Sónia P.M. Ventura, João A.P. Coutinho
2016, 59-97, Academic Press and AOCS Press .
ISBN: 978-1-63067-047-4

Toward the Recovery and Reuse of the ABS Phase-Forming Components

In Mara G. Freire (Eds.), Ionic-Liquid-Based Aqueous Biphasic Systems
Sónia P.M. Ventura, João A.P. Coutinho
2016, Springer.
ISBN: 978-3-662-52873-0

Combinatorial Materials Science, and a Perspective on Challenges in Data Acquisition, Analysis and Presentation

In Turab Lookman, Francis J. Alexander, Krishna Rajan (Eds.), Information Science for Materials Discovery and Design
Robert C. Pullar
2016, 241-270, Springer International Publishing.
ISBN: 978-3-319-23870-8

Sulphite Pulping

In Naceur Belgacem, Antonio Pizzi (Eds.), Lignocellulosic Fibers and Wood Handbook: Renewable Materials for Today's Environment
Dmitry V. Evtuguin
2016, 225-244, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
ISBN: 978-1-118-77352-9

Chapter 3 - Control of Coffee Samples Quality: Geographic and Roasting Factors

In John L. Massey (Eds.), Coffee: Production, Consumption and Health Benefits
Paulo R.A.B. de Toledo, Marcelo M.R. de Melo, Helena R. Pezza, Aline T. Toci, Leonardo Pezza, Carlos M. Silva
2016, 51-66, Nova Science Publishers.
ISBN: 978-1634847148

Biopolymer Production by Mixed Microbial Cultures: Integrating Remediation with Valorization

In Martin Koller (Eds.), Microbial Biopolyester Production, Performance and Processing
Luísa Seuanes Serafim, Diogo Queirós, Simona Rossetti and Paulo Costa Lemos
2016, 226-264, Bentham Science Publishers.
ISBN: 978-1-68108-326-1

Sambucus nigra L.: A Potential Source of Healthpromoting Components

In Atta-ur-Rahman (Eds.), Frontiers in Natural Product Chemistry, Volume 2
Ângelo C. Salvador, Armando J. D. Silvestre and Sílvia M. Rocha
2016, 343-392, Bentham Science Publishers.
ISBN: 978-1-68108-360-5

CHAPTER 8:Ionic Liquids as Efficient Tools for the Purification of Biomolecules and Bioproducts from Natural Sources

In Rafal Bogel-Lukasik (Eds.), Ionic Liquids in the Biorefinery Concept : Challenges and Perspectives
Matheus M. Pereira, João A. P. Coutinho and Mara G. Freire
2016, 227-257, Royal Society of Chemistry.
ISBN: 978-1-84973-976-4

Polyethylene Terephthalate: Copolyesters, Composites, and Renewable Alternatives

In P. M. Visakh Mong Liang (Eds.), Poly(ethylene Terephthalate) Based Blends, Composites and Nanocomposites.
Andreia F. Sousa, Carla Vilela, Marina Matos, Carmen S.R. Freire, Armando J.D. Silvestre, Jorge F.J. Coelho
2015, 111-139, Elsevier Science Ltd.
ISBN: 9780323313063

Preparative Chromatography: Batch and Continuous

In Jared Anderson, Alain Berthod, Veronica Pino, Apryll M. Stalcup (Eds.), Analytical Separation Science
José P.S. Aniceto, Carlos M. Silva
2015, 4, Weinheim, Wiley-VCH.
ISBN: 978-3-527-33374-5

Recent advances on the development of antibacterial polysaccharide-based materials, Chitosan, cellulose and starch

In Ramawat, Kishan Gopal, Mérillon, Jean-Michel (Eds.), Polysaccharides: Bioactivity and Biotechnology
V. Coma, C.S.R. Freire and A.J.D. Silvestre
2015, 1751-1803, New York, Springer International Publishing.
ISBN: 978-3-319-16297-3

Preparative Chromatography: Batch and Continuous

In Alain Berthod (Eds.), Analytical Separation Science
José P.S. Aniceto, Carlos M. Silva
2015, Wiley-VCH.
ISBN: 9783527678129

Polyethylene Terephthalate: Copolyesters, Composites, and Renewable Alternatives

In Visakh P.M., Mong Liang (Eds.), POLY(ETHYLENE TEREPHTHALATE) BASED BLENDS, COMPOSITES AND NANOCOMPOSITES
Andreia F. Sousa, Carla Vilela, Marina Matos, Carmen S.R. Freire, Armando J.D. Silvestre, Jorge F.J. Coelho
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Ch 7: Multiferroic and Magnetoelectric Hexagonal Ferrites

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2 Bacterial  Cellulose-Based  Nanocomposites: Roadmap for Innovative Materials

Nanocellulose Polymer Nanocomposites: Fundamentals and Applications
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Chapter 7 - Application of Oxidative Enzymes in the Treatment of Industrial Effluents

Biotechnology Volume 12: Bioprocess Engineering
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2014, Houston (USA), STUDIUM PRESS LLC.
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Chapter 22 - Biotechnology Applications in Pulp and Paper Industry

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2014, Houston (USA), STUDIUM PRESS LLC.
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Chapter 14 - Extraction, Characterization and Potential Health Benefits of Grape Seed Procyanidins

Grapes: Production, Phenolic Composition and Potential Biomedical Effects
Joana Afonso, Cláudia P. Passos, Manuel A. Coimbra, Patrício Soares-da-Silva and Carlos M. Silva
2014, New York, Nova Science Publishers.
ISBN: 978-1-63321-402-6

Recent simulated moving bed strategies for enhanced separations

Recent Research Developments in Chemical Engineering, Vol. 7
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Chapter 12. Supercritical Fluid Extraction of Oil and Bioactive Compounds from Grape Residues: Experimental Optimization, Modeling and Economic Evaluation

Grapes: Production, Phenolic Composition and Potential Biomedical Effects
Marcelo M. R. de Melo, Armando J. D. Silvestre and Carlos M. Silva
2014, New York, Nova Science Publishers.
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Enhanced technologies for the valorization of waste and side vegetable produts using supercritical fluids

Recent Research Developments in Chemical Engineering, Vol. 7
Marcelo M.R de Melo, Armando J.D. Silvestre and Carlos Manuel Silva
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Elderberry Juice Composition and Health Benefits

Fruit Juices: Types, Nutritional Composition and Health Benefits
Robert E. Smith, Kevin Tran, Kristy M. Richards, Sean Ryan, Rensheng Luo, Ângelo C. Salvador, Armando J. D. Silvestre, Sílvia M. Rocha, Park University, Parkville, MO, USA, and others
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An eco-efficient approach to concrete carbonation

Eco-efficient concrete
Pacheco Torgal F, Miraldo S, Labrincha JA, Brito J
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High volume recycled aggregates HPC: geopolymers vs Portland cement

Handbook of recycled concrete & other demolition wastes
Pacheco Torgal F, Ding Y, Miraldo S, Abdollahnejad Z, Labrincha JA
2013, Cambridge, Woodhead Publishing Limited.
ISBN: 9780857096821

Nano-particles for HPC

Nanotechnology in eco-efficient construction. Materials, processes and applications
Pacheco Torgal F, Miraldo S, Ding Y, Labrincha JA
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Ch 4: Titania nanostructures for environmental remediation

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Metal recovery, separation and/or concentration.

Ion-Exchange Technology II: Applications
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Ion-exchange equilibria and kinetics

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Grape Seed Procyanidins: Occurrence, Structural Features, and Health Benefits

Tannins: Types, Foods Containing, and Nutrition
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Lignin applications in chemical sensing

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Composites of cellulose and metal nanoparticles

In F. Ebrahimi (Eds.), Nanocomposites - New Trends and Developments
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Piezoelectricity and Ferroelectricity in Biomaterials: From Proteins to Self-assembled Peptide Nanotubes

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Acidogenic Valorisation of High Strength Waste Products from Food Industry

Industrial Waste
Arroja L, Capela I,Nadais H, Serafim LS, Silva S
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ISBN: 978-953-51-0253-3

Second Generation Bioethanol from Lignocellulosics: Processing of Hardwood Sulphite Spent Liquor

Bioethanol
Fernandes DLA, Pereira SR, Serafim LS, Evtuguin DV, Xavier AMRB
2011, Rijeka, InTech.

Carbamates: Human Exposure and Health Effects

The Impact of Pesticides
Freire CSR, Fernandes SCM, Silvestre AJD, Neto CP, Gandini A
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Freire MG, Santos LMNBF, Marrucho IM, Coutinho JAP
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In R Auras, LT Lim, SEM Selke and H Tsuji (Eds.), Poly(lactic acid): Synthesis, structures, properties, processing and applications
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Biosurfactants from yeasts: Characteristics, production and application

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ISBN: 978-1617611278

Mass spectrometry studies in ionic liquid aggregates

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Revisão Científica de Química em Contexto. 1. Metais e Ligas Metálicas

Física e Química A - Química 12º ano
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2009, Porto, Porto Editora.

Revisão Científica de Química em Contexto. 2. Combustíveis, Energia e Ambiente

Física e Química A - Química 12º ano
Simões TS, Queirós MA, Simões MO, Silva CM
2009, Porto, Porto Editora.

Revisão Científica de Química em Contexto. 3. Plásticos, Vidros e Novos Materiais

Física e Química A - Química 12º ano
Simões TS, Queirós MA, Simões MO, Silva CM.
2009, Porto, Porto Editora.

A Non-Linear Programming Approach for Formulation of Three-Component Ceramics as a Function of Physical and Mechanical Properties

In Edgar Lara-Curzio (Eds.), Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings
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2008, 26 (2).
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Terpenes: major sources, properties and applications

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Rosin: sources, properties and applications

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Chemical composition and lignin structural features of banana plant leaf sheaths and rachis

In Thomas Q. Hu, Blackwell (Eds.), Characterization of Lignocellulosic Materials
Oliveira L, Evtuguin DV, Cordeiro N, Silvestre AJD, Silva MAS
2008, 171-188, Oxford, UK, Blackwell Publishing Ltd..
ISBN: 9781405158800

Cork and suberins: major sources, properties, applications

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Neto CP, Silvestre AJD, Gandini A
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ISBN: 978-1-60456-702-1

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ISBN: 1-60021-335-9

Cellulose-Silica Hybrid Materials Obtained by Heteropolyacid Catalyzed Sol-Gel Synthesis

Materials, Chemicals, and Energy from Forest Biomass
Sequeira S, Evtuguin DV
2007, 121-136, American Chemical Society.
ISBN: 9780841239814

Nanoscale Structure of Cellulosic Materials: Challenges and Opportunities for AFM

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2007, 1, 726-733, Formatex.
ISBN: 978-84-611-9419-3

The bulk oxypropylation of chitin and chitosan and the characterization of the ensuing polyols

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Fernandes S, Freire CSR, Pascoal Neto C, Gandini A
2007, 10, 530-535, Antalya.
ISBN: 978-975-491-250-0

Modelling Phase Equilibria In Systems With Organic Solid Solutions

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ISBN: 972-8704-22-4

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Coffee silverskin as active and plasticizing agent for starch films

Gonçalo Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, Fifth International Congress on Cocoa Coffee and Tea, 26th – 28th June, Bremen, Germany..

Eggshells-derived calcium carbonate as lightweight filler for plastic formulations

Jéssica D. C. Santos, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, EuroFoodChem XX, 17th – 19th June, Porto, Portugal..

Potato chips byproducts to produce thermoplastic biogranulates

Gonçalo Oliveira, Paulo Brites, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, EuroFoodChem XX, 17th – 19th June, Porto, Portugal..

Using potato and egg industry byproducts on the development of bio-based films

Joana Lopes, Idalina Gonçalves, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, EuroFoodChem XX, 17th – 19th June, Porto, Portugal..

Development of starch films with enhanced elastic, antioxidant, and UV-protective properties using coffee silverskin

Gonçalo Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal. .

In-situ hydrophobization of starch-based films by potato spent frying oils

Sílvia Petronilho, André Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, M. Rosário Domingues, Fernando Nunes, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal..

Starch from potato industry byproducts can be reinforced with calcium carbonate eggshells for bio-based films production

Joana Lopes, Idalina Gonçalves, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal..

Incorporation of a cationic porphyrin into starch-based formulations for the development of biobased photosensitizers

Paloma Lopes, Nuno M. M. Moura, Ana T. P. Gomes, M. Amparo F. Faustino, Adelaide Almeida, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra, M. Graça P. M. S. Neves, Idalina Gonçalves
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal.

The suitability of potato starch and peels waxes for biobased thermoplastics production

Paulo Brites, Gonçalo Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal.

Development of photosensitive starch films using a cationic porphyrin

Paloma Lopes, Nuno M. M. Moura, Ana T. P. Gomes, M. Amparo F. Faustino, Adelaide Almeida, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra, M. Graça P. M. S. Neves, Idalina Gonçalves
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal.

Manufacturing and characterization of ecological starch-based 3D printer filaments

Idalina Gonçalves, Marta Rocha, Tiago L. Águeda, Bernardo Amorim, Pedro Duarte, André Santos, Manuel A. Coimbra, Paula M. Vilarinho, Paula Ferreira
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal.

POTATOPLASTIC - Development of starch-based bioplastics using potato chips industry byproducts

Idalina Gonçalves, Inês Vilarinho, Gonçalo Oliveira, Paulo Brites, Ana Barra, Joana Lopes, Liliana Pires, Liliana Cancela, Cidália Costa, Armando Brites, Rodrigo Barros, Cláudia Nunes, José Martinho Oliveira, Manuel A. Coimbra, Paula Ferreira
Poster, 2019, 13th International Meeting of the Portuguese Carbohydrate Group – GLUPOR 13, 3rd – 5th September, Porto, Portugal.

Incorporation of coffee silverskin in potato starch films

Gonçalo Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2018, XIV Encontro de Química dos Alimentos (XIV EQA), Viana do Castelo, Portugal (6th – 9th November). .

Chitosan-genipin coating: an alternative approach for active paper-based materials

Gonçalo Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, Stéphane Dufreney, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra, Julien Bras
Poster, 2018, ActInPak Fair and Conference: Active and Intelligent Packaging on display - COST Action FP1405 Final Conference, Vienna, Austria, 2018, (20th – 22nd November)..

Agrofood byproducts as feedstocks for active bioplastics production

Idalina Gonçalves, Joana Lopes, Gonçalo Oliveira, Cláudia Nunes, Manuel A. Coimbra, Paula Ferreira
Poster, 2018, ActInPak Fair and Conference: Active and Intelligent Packaging on display - COST Action FP1405 Final Conference, Vienna, Austria, 2018, (20th – 22nd November)..

Using phenolics from potato peels for the production of active starch-based films

Joana Lopes; Idalina Gonçalves; Cláudia Nunes; Paula Ferreira; Manuel A. Coimbra (2018)
Poster, 2018, 3rd International EPNOE Junior Scientists Meeting, Maribor, Slovenia (14 – 15th May)..

Mechanical, antimicrobial and antioxidant assessment of starch-based films produced by reusing potato chips byproducts

Joana Lopes; Ana Barra; Diana Dias; Idalina Gonçalves; Cláudia Nunes; Sónia Mendo; Paula Ferreira; Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2017, Congresso de Microbiologia e de Biotecnologia – MICROBIOTEC17, Porto, Portugal (7 – 9 dezembro)..

Influence of deacetylated chitin nanocrystals crosslinked with genipin on mechanical, antioxidant and antimicrobial properties of starch-based films

Ana Barra; Idalina Gonçalves; Fatma Larbi; Joana Lopes; Diana Dias; Julien Bras; Sónia Mendo; Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2017, Congresso de Microbiologia e de Biotecnologia – MICROBIOTEC17, Porto, Portugal (7 – 9 dezembro)..

Genipin-protein complexes promote the plasticization and the hydrophobization of the starch-based films

Cátia Cruz; Idalina Gonçalves; Cláudia Nunes; Paula Ferreira; José A. Lopes da Silva; Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2017, 12ª Reunião do Grupo de Glúcidos – GLUPOR’12, Aveiro, Portugal..

Active packaging materials using starch, oil/waxes and phenolics recovered from potato chips industry byproducts

Joana Lopes; Ana Barra; Idalina Gonçalves; Cláudia Nunes; Paula Ferreira; Manuel A. Coimbra
Poster, 2017, 12ª Reunião do Grupo de Glúcidos – GLUPOR’12, Aveiro, Portugal..

Potato industry byproducts: an alternative source to extract starch and phenolic compounds suitable for active films production

Rita Sardão; Idalina Gonçalves; Cláudia Nunes; Paula Ferreira; Manuel Coimbra
Poster, 2017, 12ª Reunião do Grupo de Glúcidos – GLUPOR’12, Aveiro, Portugal..

Potato industry byproducts: an alternative biopolymers’ source for renewable packaging materials

Idalina Gonçalves; Ana Barra; Cláudia Nunes; Manuel A. Coimbra; Paula Ferreira
Poster, 2016, XIII Encontro de Química dos Alimentos, September, Porto, Portugal..

Development of potato industry byproducts-based bioplastics

Idalina Gonçalves, Joana Lopes, Gonçalo Oliveira, Liliana Pires, Cláudia Nunes, José Martinho Oliveira, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2019, VII AEICBAS Biomedical congress, Porto, Portugal.

Starch-based films as biocarriers of porphyrinoid photosensitizers

Paloma Lopes, Nuno M. M. Moura, Ana T. P. Gomes, M. Amparo F. Faustino, Adelaide Almeida, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra, M. Graça P. M. S. Neves, Idalina Gonçalves
Oral communication, 2019, International Conference on Polysaccharides for Nutraceuticals and Biomaterials, Shenzhen, China.

Agrofood byproducts as feedstocks for active food packaging materials

Idalina Gonçalves, Joana Lopes, Gonçalo Oliveira, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2019, EuroFoodChem XX, Porto, Portugal.

Ecological and sustainable 3D printing through agrofood and rubber tire wastes recycling

Idalina Gonçalves, Marta Rocha, Tiago L. Águeda, Bernardo Amorim, Pedro Duarte, André Santos, Manuel A. Coimbra, Paula M. Vilarinho, Paula Ferreira
Oral communication, 2019, E-MRS Fall Meeting and Exhibit, Warsaw, Poland.

Hydrophobization of starch-based films by potato spent frying oil transesterification

Sílvia Petronilho, André Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, M. Rosário Domingues, Fernando Nunes, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2019, 6th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Aveiro, Portugal..

Chitosan-genipin for coating cellulose-based materials

Gonçalo Oliveira, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2019, 6th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Aveiro, Portugal..

POTATOPLASTIC: Development of starch-based formulations by a company operating within plastic compounds

Helena Sousa, Idalina Gonçalves, Rodrigo Barros
Oral communication, 2019, 6th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Aveiro, Portugal..

Manufacturing and characterization of starch-based 3D printer filaments using industrial byproducts

Idalina Gonçalves, Marta Rocha, Tiago L. Águeda, Bernardo Amorim, Pedro Duarte, André Santos, Manuel A. Coimbra, Paula M. Vilarinho, Paula Ferreira
Oral communication, 2019, 6th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Aveiro, Portugal.

Influence of potato starch incorporation into calcium carbonate fillers

Jéssica D. C. Santos, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2019, 6th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Aveiro, Portugal.

Starch, waxes, and oil recovered from potato chips by-products applied on biobased thermoplastics production

Paulo Brites, Gonçalo Oliveira, Inês Vilarinho, Sónia Ferreira, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2019, 6th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Aveiro, Portugal.

Development of potato starch/phenolics films with potential to preserve smoked fish fillets during refrigerated conditions

Joana Lopes, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Bárbara Teixeira, Rogério Mendes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2018, XIV Encontro de Química dos Alimentos (XIV EQA), Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

Up-scaling bioplastics formulations: from solvent casting to extrusion and injection processes

Idalina Gonçalves, Joana Lopes, Gonçalo Oliveira, Liliana Pires, Cláudia Nunes, José Martinho Oliveira, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2018, 3rd International EPNOE Junior Scientists Meeting, Maribor, Slovenia.

Starch films reinforced with broccoli by-products with antioxidant activity

Sónia S. Ferreira, Idalina Gonçalves, Susana M. Cardoso, Dulcineia Ferreira Wessel, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2018, 3rd International EPNOE Junior Scientists Meeting, Maribor, Slovenia .

Active and transparent chitosan-genipin films: a promising approach for food packaging materials

Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Sónia Mendes, Lígia O. Martins, Manuel A. Coimbra, Paula Ferreira
Oral communication, 2017, MATERIAIS 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.

“POTATOPLASTIC”: Development of starch-based bioplastics using potato chips industry byproducts

Idalina Gonçalves, Ana Barra, Joana Lopes, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2017, Glupor 12, Aveiro, Portugal.

Incorporation of cellulose nanocrystals into chitosan-genipin formulations: a step towards the production of an active paper

Idalina Gonçalves, Charlène Reverdy, Stéphane Dufreney, Céline Martin, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra, Julien Bras
Oral communication, 2017, COST Action FP1405 Meeting: Application and Communication of Active and Intelligent Packaging, Judean Hills, Israel.

Designing biobased films using potato starch, oil, and waxes recovered from potato chip industry byproducts

Idalina Gonçalves, Ana Barra, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2017, 5th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Jena, Germany.

Recovering starch, oils and waxes from potato chip industry byproducts: an alternative route for packaging production

Idalina Gonçalves, Ana Barra, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2016, XXII Encontro Luso-Galego de Química, Bragança, Portugal.

Genipin, a natural crosslinking agent for potato starch-based bioplastics

Diana Hernández, Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2016, XIII Encontro de Química dos Alimentos, Porto, Portugal.

Renewable active food packaging using potato chip industry byproducts

Idalina Gonçalves, Ana Barra, Cláudia Nunes, Manuel A. Coimbra, Paula Ferreira
Oral communication, 2016, COST Action FP1405, Bled, Slovenia.

Decolorized chitosan-genipin films for active food packaging

Idalina Gonçalves, Cláudia Nunes, Paula Ferreira, Manuel A. Coimbra
Oral communication, 2015, 4th EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Warsaw, Poland.

Copper, cobalt, nickel, and zinc metallodrugs with antibacterial activity

Gomes, Adriana; Pereira, Carla; Mendes, Ricardo; Paz, Filipe; Almeida, Adelaide; Santos, T. M.; Freire, Carmen; Leite Ferreira, B. J. M
2022.

Metallodrugs with antibacterial activity and their incorporation into nanocellulose membranes for wound healing applications

Gomes, Adriana; Pereira, Carla; Mendes, Ricardo; Paz, Filipe; Almeida, Adelaide; Santos, T. M.; Freire, Carmen; Leite Ferreira, B. J. M.
2022.

Evaluation of the Reactivity of Red Mud-Based Slags for Geopolymers Production

Gameiro, T; Labrincha, J.; Novais, R.M.
2022.

Reusing spent fluid catalytic cracking catalyst as adsorbent in wastewater treatment applications

Gameiro, T; Costa, C.; Labrincha, J.; Novais, R.M.
2022.

Reactivity assessment of red mud-based slags towards geopolymers production

Tânia GAMEIRO, Elise FRANÇOIS, Lukas ARNOUT, Youen DIQUÉLOU, David TOBALDI, Catarina NOVO, Silviana ONISEI, João LABRINCHA, Rui NOVAIS
2022.

Cellulose nanobeads functionalized with gold nanoparticles for biomedical imaging

João Leite*, Ana C.Q. Silva, Armando J.D. Silvestre, Carla Vilela, Carmen S. R. Freire
2021.

The suitability of potato chips industry byproducts for biobased thermoplastics production

Brites, Paulo; Oliveira, Gonçalo; Vilarinho, Inês; Gonçalves, Idalina; Nunes,Cláudia; Ferreira, Paula
2020.

New Molybdenum Funcionalized Hafnium-UiO-66 For Heterogeneous Catalytic Olefin Epoxidation

Diana M. Gomes, Andreia Silva, Ana C. Gomes, Patrícia Neves, Martyn Pillinger, Anabela A. Valente, Isabel S. Gonçalves
2020.

Molybdenum Carbonyl Funcionalized Hafnium-UiO-66 For Heterogeneous Catalytic Olefin Epoxidation

Diana M. Gomes, Andreia Silva, Ana C. Gomes, Patrícia Neves, Martyn Pillinger, Anabela A. Valente, Isabel S. Gonçalves
2020.

Layered nanosystems based on polysaccharides and protein nanofibers for the controlled release of curcumin as anticancer biomolecule

João Carvalho, Tiago Carvalho, Nuno H. C. S. Silva, Ricardo J. B. Pinto, Helena Oliveira, Carla Vilela, and Carmen S. R. Freire
2019.

From common plastics to sustainable alternatives: A mechanistic study of a green catalyst

Beatriz C. Almeida; Figueiredo, Pedro; Alexandra T. P. Carvalho
2019.

Enzymatic transesterification of PCL-PEG co-polymers

Figueiredo, Pedro; Beatriz C. Almeida; Alexandra T. P. Carvalho
2019.

Rational design of enzymatic production of high-value biodegradable polymers

Almeida, Beatriz C.; Pedro Figueiredo; Alexandra T. P. Carvalho
2019.

Enzymatic synthesis of poly(e-caprolactone): a QM/MM MD study

Figueiredo, Pedro; Almeida, Beatriz C.; Carvalho, Alexandra T. P.
2019.

Rational design of enzymatic production of high-value biodegradable polymers for biomedical applications

Alexandra T. P. Carvalho; Pedro R. Figueiredo; Almeida, Beatriz C.
2019.

Synthesis of poly(e-caprolactone): a bio-based polymer for biomedical applications

Figueiredo, Pedro; Almeida, Beatriz C.; Carvalho, Alexandra T. P.
2019.

Rational design of enzymatic production of high value biodegradable polymers for biomedical applications

Almeida, Beatriz C.; Figueiredo, Pedro; Alexandra T. P. Carvalho
2019.

Catalytic cycle of CALB towards the synthesis of poly(e-caprolactone)

Figueiredo, Pedro; Carvalho, Alexandra
2019.

Rational design of enzymes for biopolymer synthesis

Alexandra T. P. Carvalho; Pedro R. Figueiredo; Almeida, Beatriz C.
2019.

Rational design of esterases for biopolymer synthesis

Pedro R. Figueiredo, Beatriz C. Almeida, Alexandra T. P. Carvalho
2019.

Starch, waxes, and oil recovered from potatochips by products applied on biobased thermoplastics production

Brites, Paulo; Oliveira, Gonçalo; Vilarinho, Inês; Gonçalves, Idalina; Nunes,Cláudia; Ferreira, Paula
2019.

Aqueous biphasic systems as purification platforms

Ana M. Ferreira, Ana R. F. Carreira, Tânia Sintra, João A.P. Coutinho,
2019.

ECOGRES + NG: uma pasta de gres inovadora

Vilarinho, Inês; Jorge Carneiro; Paula Seabra; João A. Labrincha
2019.

ECOGRES - Pasta obtida a partir dos residuos/subprodutos da Grestel

Vilarinho, Inês; Jorge Carneiro; Paula Seabra; João A. Labrincha
2019.

Influence of polylatic acid on fluidity, plasticity, elasticity and wettability of thermoplastic starch-based formulations

Vilarinho, Inês Lousada Silveirinha Borges; Ana Cachide; Gonçalo Oliveira; Paulo Brites; Idalina Gonçalves; Paula Ferreira
2019.

Development of starch-based bioplastics using potato chips industry byproducts

Gonçalves, Idalina; Vilarinho, Inês; Oliveira, Gonçalo; Brites, Paulo; Barra, Ana; Lopes, Joana; Pires, Liliana; Ferreira, Paula; Coimbra, Manuel
2019.

pH control in anaerobic bioreactors using fly-ash based geopolymers as buffer material

T. Gameiro, C. Correia, R. Novais, P. Seabra, J. Labrincha, I. Capela
2019.

Magnetic zerovalent iron nanoparticles for adsorbable organic halides (AOX) removal from pulp and paper mill effluents

T. Gameiro, M. Kamali, C. Correia, M. E. V. Costa, I. Capela
2019.

Novel multilayered nanostructured drug delivery systems obtained by layer-by-layer assembly of cellulose nanocrystals

Maia. M, Vilela. C, Pinto. R, Valente. B, Carvalho. T, Freire. C
2018.

Biosorbent films based on nanocellulose and lysozyme nanofibers for efficient removal of mercury (II) from natural waters

Silva, N; Figueira, P; Vilela, C; Pinto, R; Marrucho, I; Periera, M; Freire, C
2018, ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 255.

Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant nanostructured cellulose membranes loaded with phenolic-based ionic liquids for cutaneous application

E. S. Morais, N. H.C.S. Silva, T. E. Sintra, S. A.O. Santos, B. M. Neves, I. F. Almeida, P. C. Costa, I. Correia-Sá, S. P. M. Ventura, A. J. D. Silvestre, M. G. Freire, C. S. R. Freire
2018.

Deep Eutectic Solvent Hemicellulose extraction in biorefinery processes

E. S. Morais, M. G. Freire, C. S.R. Freire, J. A. P. Coutinho and A. J. D. Silvestre
2018.

Deep eutectic solvents as green tools for selective extraction of hemicellulose or lignin from biomass

Belinda Soares, Eduarda S. Morais, André M. da Costa Lopes, Mara G. Freire, Carmen S. R. Freire, Armando J. D. Silvestre and João A. P. Coutinho
2018.

Rigorous Modelling of the NOx Absorption Process: Steady state sensitivity and validation of the dynamic behavior

Inês Vilarinho, Nuno Oliveira, Belmiro Duarte and Susana Pereira
2018.

Measurement of diffusion coefficients of lycopene and astaxanthin in compressed liquids

J. M. Silva, B. Zêzere, I. Portugal, C. M. Silva
2018.

Rigorous Modelling of the NOx Absorption Process: Steady state sensitivity and validation of the dynamic behavior

Vilarinho, Inês Lousada Silveirinha Borges; Nuno Oliveira; Belmiro P. M. Duarte; Susana E. F. M. Pereira
2018.

Xylose fermentation by Scheffersomyces stipites for 2nd generation bioethanol: Optimization of bioprocess aeration strategy

Ana M.R.B. Xavier, Tiago M. Henriques, Suana R. Pereira, Luísa S. Serafim
2016, 33, S113.

Equation-based Rigorous Modelling of the NOx Absorption Process: Model Development and Process Optimization

Inês Vilarinho, Nuno Oliveira, Belmiro Duarte and Susana Pereira
2016.

Synthesis and characterization of new perylenediimides functionalized with dehydroamino acid

Figueiredo, Pedro; Proença, Maria Fernanda; Martins, José Alberto
2016.

Síntese de perilenobisimidas modificadas com derivados de antraquinona e ferroceno (para posterior aplicação como sensores electroquímicos)

Figueiredo, Pedro; Proença, Maria Fernanda
2016.

NOx Absorption Process in Nitric Acid Plants: Model Development and Process Optimization

Vilarinho, Inês Lousada Silveirinha Borges; Oliveira, Nuno; Duarte, Belmiro; Pereira, Susana
2016.

Different dissolved oxygen tensions on bioethanol production by Scherffersomyces stipitis

T. M. Henriques, S. R. Pereira, L. S. Serafim, and A. M. R. B. Xavier
2015.

Antitumoral potential of Cynara cardunculus L. var. altilis (DC) terpenic extracts on MDA-MB-231 cells

Ramos, P. A. B.; Guerra, A. R.; Guerreiro, O.; Oliveira, H.; Freire, C. R. S.; Silvestre, A. J. D.; Duarte, M. F.
2013.

Lipophilic composition of different parts of Cynara cardunculus L. var. altilis (DC)

Ramos, P.; Villaverde, J.; Bohm, M.; Guerra, A.; Guerreiro, O.; Freire, C.; Pascoal Neto, C.; Duarte, M.; Silvestre, A. J. D.
2012.

Valorization strategy for by-products of olive oil extraction industry

Lourenço, P.; Martins, C.; Carvalheiro, F.; Torrado, I.; Telhada, J.; Duarte, J.; Duarte, L.; Roseiro, L.; Viegas, M.; Moniz, P.; Bernardo, P.; Braco, P. C.; Lukasik, R.; Morais, R. C.; Marques, S.; Fernandes, T. S.; Guerra, V.; Pinto, F.; Lopes, H.; Duarte, M.; Neves, L. A.; Fernandes, M. C.; Ramos, P.; Sengo, S.; Brás, T.
2012.

Energy reduction in the freezers cabinets

Vilarinho, Inês Lousada Silveirinha Borges; Rossetti, Damiano
2011.

Sustainable conversion of whey into Polyhydroxyalkanoates by Haloferax mediterranei

Pais, J; Gameiro, T; Farinha, I; Serafim, LS; Reis, MAM
2010.

Growth of nanophase semiconductors on surface modified cellulosic fibers

Neves M., Monteiro O., Marques P., Gonçalves G., Pinto R., Pascoal Neto C., Trindade T.
2006.

Compósitos de polímeros naturais e nanopartículas de prata: síntese, caracterização e estudo da sua aplicação

Pinto R., Pascoal Neto C., Trindade, T.
.

Optically transparent thin films of nanocomposites of chitosan and silver: chemical strategies and antimicrobial properties

Pinto R., Fernandes S., Freire C., Sadocco P., Causio J., Pascoal Neto C., Trindade T.
.

Effects of cadmium and phenanthrene mixtures on leaf-litter decomposition by fungi in stream

Catarina Moreirinha, Sofia Duarte, Cláudia Pascoal, Fernanda Cássio
.

Phage therapy in aquaculture: in vitro and in vivo studies

Catarina Moreirinha, Carla Pereira, Adelaide Almeida
.

Alves, Catarina Moreirinha, Maria Faustino, Ângela Cunha, Ivonne Delgadillo, Maria Neves. Overall biochemical changes in bacteria photosensitized with cationic porphyrins studied by infrared spectroscopy

Adelaide Almeida, Eliana Alves, Catarina Moreirinha, Maria Faustino, Ângela Cunha, Ivonne Delgadillo, Maria Neves
.

Wavelength dependence of the molecular targets involved in UV-induced damage to aquatic bacteria

Ana L. Santos, Vanessa Oliveira, Inês Baptista, Catarina Moreirinha, Isabel Henriques, Newton Gomes, Adelaide Almeida, Ivonne Delgadillo, António Correia, Ângela Cunha
.

Phage therapy as an alternative technology to inactivate pathogenic bacteria in aquaculture

Adelaide Almeida, Carla Pereira, Catarina Moreirinha
.

Monitoring microbial changes in fish after HPP by infrared spectroscopy

Catarina Moreirinha, Jorge Saraiva, Adelaide Almeida, Ivonne Delgadillo
.

Monitoring microbial changes in fish after HPP by IR spectroscopy

Catarina Moreirinha, Jorge Saraiva, Adelaide Almeida, Ivonne Delgadillo
.

Identification of fish bacteria by mid infrared spectroscopy

Catarina Moreirinha, António Barros, Jorge Saraiva, Adelaide Almeida, Ivonne Delgadillo
.

Evaluation of the potential of infrared spectroscopy to assess microbiological quality of ham

Catarina Moreirinha, Alexandra Nunes, António Barros, Adelaide Almeida, Ivonne Delgadillo
.

Detection of microorganisms by infrared spectroscopy

Catarina Moreirinha, Alexandra Nunes, António Barros, Jorge Saraiva, Adelaide Almeida, Ivonne Delgadillo
.

Harvest season effect on chemical characteristics of day-neutral strawberry cultivar 'San Andreas'

Diana Lopes, Mário Cunha, Ana Maria Costa, Catarina Moreirinha, Ivonne Delgadillo
.

Alternative methods for identification for detection of Salmonella spp. and Listeria monocytogenes

Joana Trindade, Catarina Moreirinha, Adelaide Almeida, Ivonne Delgadillo
.

Potential of mid-infrared spectroscopy for the identification of plant pathogenic Fungi

Carla Barradas, Catarina Moreirinha, Ivonne Delgadillo, António Correia, Artur Alves
.

Bacteriophages with potential to inactivate Escherichia coli during bivalve depuration

Carla Pereira, Catarina Moreirinha, Liliana Santos, Jesus Romalde, Leonor Nunes, Adelaide Almeida
.

Reductions of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium in cockles after bacteriophage application during depuration

Carla Pereira, Catarina Moreirinha, Liliana Santos, Rui Rocha, Ricardo Calado , Jesus Romalde, Maria Leonor Nunes, Adelaide Almeida
.

Eutectic Solvents as efficient media for the extraction of hemicelluloses and triterpenic acids in Biorefinery processes

Eduarda S. Morais, Mara G. Freire, Carmen S.R. Freire, João A. P. Coutinho and Armando J. D. Silvestre
.

Deep Eutectic Solvents as efficient media for the extraction of hemicelluloses and triterpenic acids in Biorefinery processes.

Eduarda S. Morais, Mara G. Freire, Carmen S.R. Freire, João A. P. Coutinho and Armando J. D. Silvestre
.

Enhanced Extraction and Biological Activity of 7-hydroxymatairesinol obtained from Norway Spruce knots using Aqueous Solutions of Ionic Liquids

Ana M. Ferreira, Eduarda S. Morais, Ana Cláudia Leite, Aminou Mohamadou, Bjarne Holmbom, Thomas. Holmbom, Bruno M. Neves , João A. P. Coutinho , Mara G. Freire and Armando J. D. Silvestre
.

Deep eutectic solvents as efficient media for the extraction of hemicelluloses and lignins in Biorefinery processes

E.S. Morais, B. Soares, M.G. Freire, C.S.R. Freire, J.A.P. Coutinho, A.J.D. Silvestre
.

Bioactive compounds from plants @ CEBAL and CICECO: from the green extraction to the evaluation of biological potential

Ramos, P.
.

Cellulose nanofibrils modified with latex nanoparticles as reinforcement for biodegradable poly(ε-caprolactone)-based composites

C. Vilela, J. Engström, B.F.A. Valente, M. Jawerth, A. Carlmark, C.S.R. Freire
.

Release behaviour of Ag(I) in synthetic silver/cellulose nanocomposites

Fábio Silva, Ricardo Pinto and Tito Trindade
.

Desenvolvimento de catalisadores a partir de materiais residuais para aplicação nos processos Fenton

Luana Sarinho
2020, supervised by Maria Isabel da Silva Nunes.

Development of more sustainable polymers and composites materials based on 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid

Marina Matos
2019, supervised by Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre and Andreia Fernandes de Sousa.

Separation of triterpenic acids by simulated moving bed chromatography

José P.S. Aniceto
2018, supervised by Carlos M. Silva.

Biofuncionalização de nanocristais de celulose para o desenvolvimento de novos sistemas para tratamento e diagnóstico do cancro

Diogo Pinheiro
2018, supervised by Carmen Freire and Ricardo Pinto.

Biossíntese de nanopartículas através do uso de extratos naturais e estudo da sua aplicação no desenvolvimento de novos biomateriais funcionais

Elisa Martins
2018, supervised by Ricardo Pinto and Carmen Freire.

Production of Protein Nanofibers and their Application in the Development of Innovative Materials

Nuno H. C. S. Silva
2018, supervised by Isabel M. Marrucho, Carmen S. R. Freire.

Multi-layered nanosystems for the controlled release of anticancer drugs

João Pedro Fernandes Carvalho
2018, supervised by Carmen Freire Barros; Carla Vilela.

Measurement and modeling diffusivities of bioactive compounds in compressed liquids

José M. Silva
2018, supervised by Carlos Manuel dos Santos Silva and Maria Inês Purcell de Portugal Branco.

Ionic Liquids Aqueous Solutions as Sustainable Solvents in Separation Processes

Ana Maria da Conceição Ferreira
2018, supervised by Mara G. Freire and João A. P. Coutinho.

Studies on the synthesis of adenine derivatives and analogues as anticancer drug candidates

Figueiredo P.R
2018, supervised by Proença M.F..

Sustainable development of active biomaterials based on rice industry byproducts

Paulo David Martins Brites
2018, supervised by Cláudia Sofia Cordeiro Nunes; Paula Celeste da Silva Ferreira.

Development and characterization of new extraction platforms using ionic-liquid-based aqueous biphasic systems

Helena Passos
2017, supervised by João A. P. Coutinho and Mara G. Freire.

Produção de Extratos Bioativos a partir de Resíduos da CMC-Biomassa SA por Extração Supercrítica com Solventes Verdes

Vítor Hugo Dos Louros Rodrigues
2017, supervised by Carlos Manuel Santos Da Silva , Maria Inês Purcell De Portugal Branco .

Métodos preditivos para os parâmetros de associação de moléculas multifuncionais com a CPA EoS

André Manuel Moreira Palma
2017, supervised by João Manuel Da Costa E Araújo Pereira Coutinho , Mariana Belo De Oliveira .

Caracterização de nanopartículas de Fe3Se4 por dispersão Raman: conceção de protótipo para estudos sob efeito de campo magnético

Ricardo Batalha Guincho
2017, supervised by Maria Do Rosário Pimenta Correia , Nuno João De Oliveira E Silva .

Biofuncionalização de Nanocristais de Celulose para o Desenvolvimento de Novos Sistemas de Tratamento e Diagnóstico do Cancro

Nicole Silva Lameirinhas
2017, supervised by Carmen Sofia da Rocha Freire Barros, Ricardo João Borges Pinto.

Estudos para e desenvolvimento de novos processos de separação com terpenos e sua distribuição ambiental

Mónia Andreia Rodrigues Martins
2017, supervised by Ana Luísa Daniel Da Silva , Rui Vitorino .

Desenvolvimento de Membranas de Nanocelulose Bacteriana e Fucoidano para Regeneração da Pele

Ana Cristina Quintans Da Silva
2017, supervised by Carmen Sofia da Rocha Freire Barros, Sónia Andreia Oliveira Santos.

Avaliação de Sistemas de Lavagem na Linha de Branqueamento da Pasta Kraft

Inês Da Silva Ferreira Mendes
2017, supervised by João Manuel Da Costa E Araújo Pereira Coutinho .

Biofuncionalização de nanocristais de celulose com ácido fólico para o desenvolvimento de novos sistemas para o diagnóstico e tratamento do cancro

Nicole Silva Lameirinhas
2017, supervised by Ricardo Pinto and Carmen Freire.

Biofuncionalização de nanocristais de celulose com ácido fólico para o desenvolvimento de novos sistemas para o diagnóstico e tratamento do cancro

Fátima Gabriela Guedes Faria
2017, supervised by Carmen Freire and Ricardo Pinto.

Processamento e caracterização de extratos fenólicos de macroalgas: uma abordagem sistemática

Rafael Alexandre Faria Da Costa Félix
2017, supervised by Sónia Andreia Oliveira Santos, Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre .

Concentration and purification of prostate cancer biomarkers envisaging an early diagnosis

Sónia N. Pedro
2016, supervised by Mara G. Freire & João A. P. Coutinho.

Extração da casca de Eucalyptus globulus através de alta pressão e sua influência na síntese de nanopartículas metálicas

Joana Lopes
2016, supervised by Ricardo Pinto and Jorge Saraiva.

Biosynthesis of metallic nanostructures using natural extracts: study of structural and morphological features and evaluation of its therapeutic potential

Madalena Pinheiro Morais
2016, supervised by Ricardo Pinto and Carmen Freire .

Hyperbaric storage of liquid sweetened yoghurt

Paulo David Martins Brites
2016, supervised by orge Manuel Alexandre Saraiva; Ivonne Delgadillo Giraldo.

Chemical characterization and evaluation of biological activity of Cynara cardunculus extractable compounds

Patrícia Alexandra Bogango Ramos
2015, supervised by Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre; Maria de Fátima Pereira Duarte.

Development of Infrared Spectroscopy for assessing bacterial quality in foods

Catarina Moreirinha
2015, supervised by Ivonne Delgadillo, Adelaide Almeida, Jorge Saraiva.

Synthesis and characterization of silver nanoparticles: a toxicity and metabolomics approach in skin cells

Maryam Nasirpour
2015, supervised by Ricardo Pinto, Iola Duarte, Helena Oliveira.

Biosynthesis of metallic nanostructures using natural extracts: study of structural and morphological features and evaluation of its therapeutic potential

Catarina dos Reis Viegas
2015, supervised by Carmen Freire and Ricardo Pinto.

Green reduction of graphene oxide with Eucalyptus globulus bark extract

Mariana Rodrigues Ferreira da Silva
2015, supervised by Carmen Freire and Ricardo Pinto.

Prospeção de compostos bioativos nas macroalgas Himanthalia elongata, Laminaria ochroleuca e Undaria pinnatifida

Cátia Oliveira
2015, supervised by Armando Silvestre, Sónia Santos.

Synthesis of anthraquinone derivatives (as electrochemical sensors)

Figueiredo P.R
2015, supervised by Proença M.F., Araújo R.F..

Microrreatores – uma ferramenta para a otimização de bioprocessos

Bruno Miguel Marques Godinho
2014, supervised by Luísa Seuanes Serafim; Artur Jorge Faria Ferreira.

Application of new oxidoreductases in bleaching of kraft pulp.

ANDREIA DE FREITAS SILVA
2014, supervised by Dmitry Evtyugin; Craig Stuart-Paul (NOVOZYMES); .

Novos biomateriais baseados em celulose bacteriana para aplicações biomédicas

BRUNO FILIPE AFONSO VALENTE
2014, supervised by Carmen Sofia da Rocha Freire Barros; Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre; .

Designing new downstream processes based in FPLC and ABS methodologies

JOÃO HENRIQUE PICADO MADALENA SANTOS
2014, supervised by Osvaldo Pessoa Jr; Sónia Patrícia Marques Ventura; .

Tratamento de efluentes aquosos contaminados com líquidos iónicos

CATARINA MAIA SECO SEIÇA NEVES
2014, supervised by João Manuel Costa Araújo Pereira Coutinho; Mara Guadalupe Freire Martins; .

Concentration of a prostate cancer biomarker using aqueous biphasic systems

Sónia N. Pedro
2014, supervised by Mara G. Freire & Matheus M. Pereira.

Characterization of new nanocomposites based on natural matrices (cellulose) and metallic nanostructures of copper

Kornelia Pielak
2014, supervised by Carmen Freire and Ricardo Pinto.

Desenvolvimento de novos nanomateriais híbridos a partir de biopolímeros e nanopartículas metálicas para aplicação em biosensores e catálise

Joana Filipa Martinho Lopes
2014, supervised by Carmen Freire and Ricardo Pinto.

Vidros e vitrocerâmicos bioativos e antibacterianos dopados com prata

Marinélia de Neto Capela
2014, supervised by Professora Doutora Maria Helena Figueira Vaz Fernandes; Doutora Maria Paula da Silva Seabra.

Synthesis and characterization of magnetoelectric/multiferroic ceramics

Marco Sílvio Assamo Medeiros
2013, supervised by Rob Pullar; Andrei Kholkin.

Síntese de nanocristais de semicondutores em líquidos iónicos

Fábio Martins Silva
2013, supervised by Tito Trindade; João Manuel Costa Araújo Pereira Coutinho.

Separation of dyes with reversible aqueous biphasic systems

Ana Maria da Conceição Ferreira
2013, supervised by Ana M. Fernandes and Mara G. Freire.

Estudos de síntese e libertação de Ag(I) em nanocompósitos celulósicos de prata

Fábio Martins Silva
2013, supervised by Tito Trindade and Ricardo Pinto.

Alternative Solvents in the Biomass Refinery Concept

Sara Magalhães da Silva
2013, supervised by Rafal Bogel-Łukasik and Armando Silvestre.

Catalytic routes to convert saccharides into furanic aldehydes

Margarida M. Antunes
2012, supervised by Anabela Tavares Aguiar Valente; Martyn Pillinger.

Phenolic compounds from forest industrial by-products

Sónia Andreia Oliveira Santos
2012, supervised by Carlos Pascoal Neto; Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre.

New materials containing supported polyoxometalates and their application in oxidative catalysis

Joana L. C. Sousa
2009, supervised by Ana Cavaleiro, Helena Nogueira.

Infrared spectroscopy for assessing bacterial quality of ham

Catarina Moreirinha
, supervised by Ivonne Delgadillo, Adelaide Almeida.

Development of new biomaterials with anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties for topical application

Eduarda S. Morais
, supervised by Carmen S. R. Freire and Mara G. Freire.

Patents

Alkaline activation of inert industrial wastes and clay by-products, process for their implementation and use in construction

Processes National

Batista, João; Ferreira, Victor; Pinto, Amândio; Tavares, Pedro

The present invention relates to articles for the building industry based on inert industrial waste, natural clays or clay by-products, obtained by alkaline activation method. In optimal conditions, bodies with adequate mechanical strength (30 MPa) and increased resistance to salt or acid attack are obtained. These products present a pe...

Alumina-based materials obtained by sintering of sludge generated from aluminium anodizing and lacquering processes

Materials National

Batista, João; Boia, Cristina; Pereira, Maria;

The present invention relates to obtaining alumina-based powder or consolidated refractory bodies, processed from sludge generated in Wastewater Treatment Plants (WWTP) of surface treatment, anodizing and aluminum lacquering industries.Proper operation and monitoring of WWTP ensures properties reasonable consistency, in term...

Aqueous coating compositions for use in surface treatment of cellulosic substrates

Products InternationalNational

Neto, Carlos; Barros, Carmen; Fernandes, Susana; Silvestre, Armando; Gandini, Alessandro;

The present invention relates with the application of novel coating compositions, containing chitosan (and its derivatives) and bacterial cellulose, for the improvement of the final properties of cellulosic based materials, like paper and textile materials. The process involves the preparation of homogeneous bacterial cellulose-chitosan...

Ceramic pigments based on industrial waste

Products National

Batista, João; Ribeiro, Manuel; Costa, Maria

The present invention relates to the synthesis of ceramic pigments by solid state reaction from industrial residues: sludges from wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) of metallic surface treatment industries (eg.: anodizing, galvanizing processes), blasting steel grits used in the shipping industry, smelting sands and wastes from cutting ...

Expanded clay containing sludge from the filtration process and treatment of water for human consumption

Products National

Batista, João

The present invention relates to the use of sludge generated in the filtration process and treatment of water for human consumption, in expanded clay formulations.The proper control of the operation of the filtration system and water treatment ensures reasonable consistency of properties, in terms of chemical composition and...

Expanded clay containing sludge generated in the paper pulp production process

Products National

Batista, João; Ferreira, Victor; Correia, António

The present invention relates to the use of sludge generated in paper pulp production process, in expanded clay formulations. The processing conditions control ensures consistency of sludge properties, in terms of chemical composition and particle size distribution. The sludge has a moisture content greater than 50%, which is almost ent...

Fast method of preparing porous ceramic artifacts

Processes InternationalNational

Segadães, Ana; Morelli, Márcio; Zurba, Nadia

The present invention is concerned with the preparation method, fast and at room temperature, of a very porous new ceramic material, that combines fast setting of magnesium phosphate cements with the gas evolution that occurs during carbonates dissociation in acidic media. The mixture of dry powders can be commercialized alr...

Fertilizing hydroactive pavement for the geobiochemical cycle of photosynthesis

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Segadães, Ana; Morelli, Márcio; Zurba, Nadia

The present invention is concerned with self-locking nonslip paver blocks, laid without using adhesive mortar, highly porous, based on magnesium phosphate cement, manufactured at room temperature by mould casting. The paver blocks combine the typical characteristics of the material (chemical composition, structure, easy and versatile ma...

Inorganic pigments based on hibonite structure, synthesis and usages

Materials National

Batista, João; Ribeiro, Manuel; Costa, Maria;

The present invention relates to a blue inorganic pigment which is based on the structure of hibonite consisting of a calcium hexaluminate, with the simplified formula CaAl12O19. The synthesis of hibonite structure with chromophore ions incorporated in the crystal net (eg. Ni), by solid state reaction, partially replacing Al3+ cations, ...

Lightweight aggregates exclusively produced from mixes of sludges generated from cutting and polishing of granite rocks and from filtration of potable water

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Batista, João; Pereira, Fabiano; Monteiro, Miguel

The present invention relates to the use of sludge generated in the granite rocks cutting process and in the filtration and treatment of water for human consumption process in lightweight aggregate formulations. The stable formation of the granite rocks composition and the correct control of the operation of the water treatment system e...

Lignocellulosic composites and phase transition materials for thermo insulation and energy storage

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Coutinho, João ; Neto, Carlos

The present invention relates to the formulation and preparation of composites based on lignocellulosic materials by incorporating phase change materials with the purpose of their application in thermal insulation and reversible energy storage. Lignocellulosic materials provide thermal insulation properties to the composite while also p...

Method for Obtaining na Extract Rich in Triterpenic Acids From Eucalyptus Barks

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Domingues, Rui ; Barros, Carmen; Silvestre, Armando; Neto, Carlos; Silva, Carlos;

The present invention relates to a method of obtaining extracts having very high contents (up to 98%) of triterpenic acids, mainly oleanolic and ursolic acids, from Eucalyptus barks. The method involves the solid-liquid extraction of the bark with organic solvents, preferably hexane, and the fractionation of the crude extract by means o...

Method for the prediction of paraffinic deposits formation in crude oil during extraction, transport and storage

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Coutinho, João ; Daridon, Jean-Luc

The present invention relates to a method to predict the formation of paraffin deposits in crude oil during extraction, transport and storage operations.Often oils contain considerable amounts of heavy n-alkanes that upon cooling or release of gases due to pressure drop, during operation or transport, tend to deposit in stor...

Modified cellulose pulps, a method of high pressure processing for preparing same and uses thereof

Materials InternationalNational

Evtyugin, Dmitry; Saraiva, Jorge; Santos, Andreia

The present invention relates to a method for modifying the properties of cellulose pulps. Said method consists of modifying the properties of cellulose pulps by means of cold/hot processing with the application of high hydrostatic pressure (100-1000 MPa) at temperatures between 0-100 ºC for a time period of between 1-75 minute...

Mortars containing phase change material microcapsules, their preparation process and use

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Lucas, Sandra ; Ferreira, Victor ; Aguiar, José; Batista, João

The present invention relates to a mortar for use in the interior and exterior coating of construction systems, comprising phase change material (PCM) microcapsules together with a lime binder and other auxiliary materials. The invention also concerns a process for the preparation of these mortars by blending the PCM microcapsules with ...

Nanocellular blocks for stonework construction

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Segadães, Ana; Morelli, Márcio; Zurba, Nadia

The present invention is concerned with a very porous ceramic block (cellular composite) for wall building, based on magnesium phosphate cement, having a mechanical strength rarely found in products with comparable porosity and low density, which acts as thermal insulator and sound absorption network. By combining the versatility of man...

Procedure for the production and use of porcelain stoneware tiles with antibacterial activity

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Seabra, Maria; Batista, João; Grave, Cristina

The present invention describes the production process to obtain porcelain stoneware tiles with antibacterial action. The material promotes the bacteria’s death, while all the other required technological characteristics, particularly the chemical resistance and anti-staining properties, are assured. The product is made from a...

Process to obtain red clay ceramic by incorporating sludge from effluents treatment generated in metal surface treatment operations, or sands or smelting sand fines, and resulting products

Processes National

Batista, João; Silva, Rui; Castro, Fernando; Figueiredo, José

The present invention relates to the manufacture of red clay ceramic products, containing sludge from treatment of effluents generated in metal surface treatment operations. The optimization of the processing conditions, particularly the mixing of sludge with the clay matrix, had by reference the minimum deviation from the n...

Production of extruded ceramic floor tiles fully based on wastes

Processes National

Batista, João; Ribeiro, Manuel; Boia, Cristina

The present invention relates to obtaining a recycled ceramic formulation to produce extruded floor/coating by combining ceramic sludges, glass cullet and aluminum anodizing sludges. Careful separation process of impurities and of treating glass and anodizing wastes, and use of ceramic sludges properly handled and re...

Production of Mixed-Metal-Oxide Inorganic Pigments from Industrial Wastes such as Slimes from Metal Winning and Processing

Products InternationalNational

Batista, João; Peixoto, Manuel; Cordeiro, Maria

The invention relates to the production of mixed-metal-oxide black inorganic pigments cobalt-free, using industrial waste as raw materials such as a galvanizing sludge from Cr/Ni plating and Fe2O3-based sludge generated from steel wiredrawing. The industrial wastes were collected, analysed, treated and the formulation were prepared by t...

Reuse of aluminous sludges in the manufacture of mullite-based ceramic bodies

Processes National

Batista, João; Ferreira, José; Ribeiro, Manuel

The present invention relates to the obtainment of refractory ceramic bodies through different conformation processes, from aluminous sludge from waste water treatment plants (WWTP) of surface treatment, anodizing and lacquering aluminum industries.The sludge, as it exits the WWTP, can be used as raw material in the formulat...

Screen printing of titanium and zinc oxides layers in glazed ceramic pieces showing photocatalytic activity to degrade organic dye solutions

Processes National

Batista, João; Marcos, Pedro; Marto, John

The present invention relates to deposition, by screen-printing, of oxides layers such as TiO2 and ZnO on glazed ceramic pieces, to promote organic dyes degradation by photocatalysis in an aqueous medium. Deposition conditions optimization and subsequent heat treatment of the obtained layers, as well as the oxide/dye concentrations rati...

Turquoise ceramic pigment free of cobalt, vanadium and zirconium containing chromium/nickel plating sludge

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Batista, João; Ribeiro, Manuel; Costa, Maria; Trindade, Tito;

The present invention relates to the synthesis, by solid state reaction, of a turquoise ceramic pigment, free of cobalt, vanadium and zirconium. This pigment comprises calcium oxide, silica, alumina, tin oxide and nickel oxide, being this the chromophore component. One of the formulations uses sludge from wastewater treatmen...

Use of a crystalline microporous aluminium methylphosphonate for the purification of vinyl chloride

Processes National

Rocha, João; Coutinho, João ; Freitas, Francisco; Valente, Anabela ; Lin, Zhi

The present invention relates to the separation of ethyl chloride and vinyl chloride by absorption using a crystalline microporous aluminium metilphosphate as the absorbent.The absorption ability of aluminium methylphosphonate to ethyl chloride is always higher than to vinyl chloride, at the same temperature and in the press...

Use of sludge generated in the water filtration process as workability adjuvant of single coating mortars

Processes National

Batista, João

The present invention relates to the use of sludge generated in the process of filtration and treatment of potable water as a workability adjuvant (setting retarder) of industrial mortars, in replacement of bentonites with a high commercial value. The proper operation control of water treatment system ensures reasonable consistency of p...

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