FINANCED PROJECTS

LSRE-LCM - Laboratory of Separation and Reaction Engineering - Laboratory of Catalysis and Materials
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-006984
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Programa de Financiamento Plurianual de Unidades de I&D
Starting Date: 2015-01-01, Duration: 48 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias
Project website: http://www.google.com

MicroPhotOGen - Microfluidic photoelectrochemical devices for blood oxygenation
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-030674
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-07-26, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Maria José Sampaio
Partners: Laboratório Ibérico nternacional de Nanotecnologia

DEPCAT - Demonstração de novo Equipamento envolvendo Processos CATalíticos integrados para tratamento de poluentes orgânicos e desinfecção de águas
Reference: NORTE-01-0247-FEDER-033330
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Copromoção
Starting Date: 2018-10-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Adrián Silva
Partners: ICETA - Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Universidade Católica Portuguesa

Valor Natural - Natural Resources through the Extraction of High Added Value Ingredients for Applications in the Food Industry
Reference: NORTE-01-0247-FEDER-024479
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, P2020|COMPETE - Programas Mobilizadores
Starting Date: 2018-09-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias
Partners: TECPAN - Tecnologia e Produtos para Pastelaria e Panificação, Lda, VERA MATA - Soluções Perfumadas, Lda, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, INEGI - Instituto de Ciência e Inovação em Engenharia Mecânica e Engenharia Industrial

GALP7/Hidrogas - Reaction Process for CO2 and CH4 Hydrate Formation
Reference: FEUP/EXPOENTEDECADA/2018-73065
Funded by: Expoentedécada, Lda
Starting Date: 2018-08-01, Duration: 17 Months
Coordinator: José Carlos Lopes

2DMAT4FUEL - Two-Dimensional Materials for Carbon Dioxide Separation and Conversion
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-029600
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-07-26, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Joaquim Luís Faria

LED-NETmix - LED-NETmix: um fotoreator inovador para a intensificação de processos em síntese química
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-031398
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-07-26, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Cláudia Gomes Silva

SmarText4Estore - Smart Textiles for Energy Storage: From New Scalable Fabrication Processes to Wearable Supercapacitor Clothing
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-031271
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-07-15, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira
Partners: CITEVE - Centro Tecnológico das Indústrias Têxtil e Vestuário de Portugal, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto

InSpeCt - Identifying and interrupting micropollutants of EU concern by using Smart Carbon materials
Reference: NORTE-01-0145-FEDER-031049
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-07-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Adrián Silva

InTreat - Simultaneous removal of organic and inorganic pollutants in water
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-031337
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-07-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Carla Orge

HXmeso - Intensificação de processo em meso reatores com elevadas taxas de transferência de calor
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-030445
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-07-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Ricardo Santos
Partners: INEGI - Instituto de Ciência e Inovação em Engenharia Mecânica e Engenharia Industrial

SiMoBedMethaSep - Leito móvel simulado em fase gasosa para separação de metano e azoto
Reference: NORTE-01-0145-FEDER-029384
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-06-04, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Ana Mafalda Ribeiro

PLASTIC_TO_FUEL&MA - Upcycling Waste Plastics into Fuel and Carbon Nanomaterials
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-031439
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-06-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Adrián Silva
Partners: Resíduos do Nordeste, EIM, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança

SAMPREP - Novas técnicas miniaturizadas de preparação de amostra para determinação de micropoluentes em matrizes ambientais
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-030521
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-06-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Ana Rita Ribeiro

NanoPurAsp - Desenvolvimento de nanomateriais sustentáveis para a purificação de fármacos antileucémicos
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-031268
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2018-06-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Cláudia Gomes Silva
Partners: Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Universidade Estadual Paulista

NoMIC2Bone - NanoXIM® Based Antimicrobial Structures for Bone Regeneration
Reference: NORTE-01-0247-FEDER-017905
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Copromoção
Starting Date: 2017-07-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias
Partners: Fluidinova S.A., Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, ISEP - Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto

TEXBOOST - TexBoost - Less Commodities more Specialities
Reference: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-024523
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, P2020|COMPETE - Programas Mobilizadores
Starting Date: 2017-06-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira
Partners: CITEVE - Centro Tecnológico das Indústrias Têxtil e Vestuário de Portugal, OnWork Technical and Functional Wear LDA, POSSIBLE ANSWER S.A., Leandro Magalhães de Araújo (Filhos), Lda, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto Project website: https://www.texboost.pt/

UnirCell - Unitised regenerative fuel cell for efficient renewable energy supply: from materials to device
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016422
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, PAC - P2020|COMPETE -Programa de Ações Conjuntas
Starting Date: 2017-01-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

TIP_MOFs - Upgrading of Total Isomerization Processes with Metal-Organic Frameworks
Reference: PTDC/QEQ-PRS/3599/2014
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2016-07-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: José António Silva
Partners: ENS Paris (France)

SolkSCritSMBR - Sustainable production of green fuel additives assisted by supercritical carbon dioxide
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016866
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2016-07-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Rui Faria

2Dmix - 2D Mixing Devices - Fundamental Study and Applications of the Inversion of the Turbulent Energy Cascade
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016851
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2016-07-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Ricardo Santos
Partners: Universidade Aveiro

AIProcMat@N2020 - Advanced Industrial Processes and Materials for a Sustainable North Region of Portugal2020
Reference: NORTE-01-0145-FEDER-000006
Funded by: CCDR-N - Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte, P2020|Norte2020 - Projetos Integrados ICDT
Starting Date: 2016-06-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias
Partners: Instituto Politécnico de Bragança

Desenvolvimento e caracterização de materiais microencapsulados
Reference: FEUP/DEVAN/2016-69802
Funded by: Devan Micropolis S.A.
Starting Date: 2016-04-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias
Partners: Devan Micropolis S.A.

HyWATER - Treatment of contaminated drinking water using an hybrid low cost process
Reference: lnn-INDIGO/0003/2014
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Starting Date: 2015-10-01, Duration: 41 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues
Partners: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (India), Indian School of Mines (India), Jadavpur University (India), Technische Universität München (Germany)

Challenging fine chemicals synthesis: a novel metal-free photocatalytic approach
Reference: IF/00514/2014/CP1249/CT0004
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Starting Date: 2015-07-01, Duration: 60 Months
Coordinator: Cláudia Gomes Silva

Consultoria em Computação de Fluidos Dinâmicos
Reference: FEUP/A4F/2018-72684
Funded by: A4F - Algae for Future, S.A.
Starting Date: 2018-04-10, Duration: 4 Months
Coordinator: Ricardo Santos
Partners: A4F - Algae for Future, S.A.

Supply of services to DMT
Reference: FEUP/DMT/2018-72678
Funded by: DMT Environmental Technologies
Starting Date: 2018-01-12, Duration: 3 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Ensaios de permeabilidade
Reference: FEUP/DEVAN/2017-71968
Funded by: Devan Chemicals N.V.
Starting Date: 2017-12-06, Duration: 12 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues
Partners: Devan Chemicals N.V.

Desenvolvimento e análise de formulações químicas de materiais para revestimento de superfícies para impressão direta por jato de tinta
Reference: FEUP/DIGIDELTA/2017-71478
Funded by: Digidelta Internacional - Import Export, S.a
Starting Date: 2017-09-01, Duration: 12 Months
Coordinator: Ricardo Santos
Partners: Digidelta Internacional - Import Export, S.A.

Separation of propylene and ethylene by gas-phase SMB - Study the separation of mixtures of propylene (25%) and ethylene (75%) by gas-phase SMB
Reference: FEUP/ExxonMobil/2017-72068
Funded by: ExxonMobil Chemical Company
Starting Date: 2017-06-24, Duration: 8 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Simulations of imaginary 12 and 24 column gas-phase SMB configuration to separate ethylene and ethane with purity/recovery > 99%
Reference: FEUP/ExxonMobil/2017-72066
Funded by: ExxonMobil Chemical Company
Starting Date: 2017-06-24, Duration: 3 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Cork-a-Tex Yarn - Yarn with high incorporation of cork
Reference: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-17714
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Copromoção
Starting Date: 2016-10-01, Duration: 19 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira
Partners: Sedacor-Sociedade Exportadora de Artigos de Cortiça, Lda, Têxteis Penedo, S.A., CITEVE - Centro Tecnológico das Indústrias Têxtil e Vestuário de Portugal

FluCOREDin - Development of a Dynamic Thermal-Hydraulic Network Model (FluCOREdin) for Core-Type Power Transformers
Reference: FEUP/EFACEC/2016-70815
Funded by: EFACEC Energia
Starting Date: 2016-07-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: José Carlos Lopes
Partners: EFACEC Energia

TexBioPro - Functionalization of textile substrates with biodegradable microparticles produced by continuous processes
Reference: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-003472
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, P2020|COMPETE - Projetos em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2016-04-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias
Partners: Devan Micropolis S.A., Universidade de Coimbra

PAPERSU - Plano de Ação do Sistema de Gestão de Resíduos Urbanos do Município do Porto
Reference: FEUP/CMP/2015-69146
Funded by: Câmara Municipal do Porto
Starting Date: 2015-12-23, Duration: 12 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

HydraGTS - Novel GTS technology for carbon capturing and transportation
Reference: 6_2015_IP133_HydraGTS
Funded by: KIC InnoEnergy SE, European Institute of Technology
Starting Date: 2015-10-01, Duration: 48 Months
Coordinator: José Carlos Lopes
Partners: Galp Energia, S.A., AGH - Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia (Poland), Instituto Superior Técnico

Photocatalytic membranes for CO2 conversion to hydrocarbon chemical fuels
Reference: IF/01248/2014/CP1249/CT0005
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2015-06-29, Duration: 30 Months
Coordinator: Luisa Pastrana Martinez

Study of the regenerability of saponifiable spent mineral oils
Reference: FEUP/SISAV/2015-67745
Funded by: SISAV
Starting Date: 2015-03-02, Duration: 15 Months
Coordinator: José Luís Figueiredo

Production of Vanillin from Tobacco Biomass Lignin
Reference: FEUP/RJR/2014/01
Funded by: R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, USA
Starting Date: 2014-07-01, Duration: 4 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues
Partners: R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company (United States)

LA 20 - Strategic Project - LA -2013-2014
Reference: PEst-C/EQB/LA0020/2013
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Programa de Financiamento Plurianual de Unidades de I&D
Starting Date: 2013-01-01, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

ZnO-based materials for the photocatalytic production of hydrogen
Reference: FCT/CAPES 4.4.1.00.01/2013
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT/CAPES
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Cláudia Gomes Silva

LA 20 - Incentivo/EQB/LA0020/2014
Reference: Incentivo/EQB/LA0020/2014
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Programa de Financiamento Plurianual de Unidades de I&D
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

Municipal solid waste planning and management
Reference: FEUP/CMP/2014/03
Funded by: Câmara Municipal do Porto
Starting Date: 2014-11-10, Duration: 12 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

NEREUS - New and emerging chalenges and oppurtunities in wastewater reuse
Reference: ES1403PT
Funded by: European Comission
Starting Date: 2014-11-06, Duration: 48 Months
Coordinator: Adrián Silva

Anchoring of organometallic gold complexes on heterogeneous supports and their use in synthesis of high-added value products
Reference: IF/01381/2013/CP1160/CT007
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Starting Date: 2014-10-13, Duration: 50 Months
Coordinator: Sónia Carabineiro

EconPat - Removal of emerging contaminants and pathogens from wastewaters by using advanced technologies
Reference: P1404290052
Funded by: European Comission, 7º Framework Programme - Integrating Activities (SFERA)
Starting Date: 2014-04-01, Duration: 14 Months
Coordinator: Adrián Silva

ENRECOM - Encapsulation of reactive components in coatings
Reference: FEUP/DEVAN/2014
Funded by: Devan Micropolis S.A., Portugal
Starting Date: 2014-04-01, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

ECO-H2O - Air-to-Water: producing driking water from thin air
Reference: EXPL/AAG-TEC/2205/2013
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Starting Date: 2014-02-28, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Alexandre Ferreira

CO2 separation from natural gas at low temperature
Reference: Total FR00006986
Funded by: Total SA, France
Starting Date: 2014-02-01, Duration: 17 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Cork-a-Tex - Textiles with high incorporation of cork
Reference: SI IDT - 38418/2012 F3
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, Projectos de I&DT em Co-Promoção
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

NEPCAT - New equipment involving integrated catalytic processes for treatment of organic pollutants and disinfection of water
Reference: SI IDT - 38900/2012 F3
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, Projectos de I&DT em Co-Promoção
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Adrián Silva

RL2_P2 - Mixing in Chemical Reactors
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000013
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

RL1_P3 - Environmental Technologies
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000008
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

RL2_P1 - Engineering Perfumes and Microencapsulation
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000012
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

CarbonMaterial@MetalicMagneticNanoparticles composites as electron shuttles for the biodegradation of dyes
Reference: EXPL/AAG-TEC/0898/2013
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Starting Date: 2014-02-28, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

RL1_P1 - Cyclic Adsorption Processes
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000006
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2014-01-01, Duration: 18 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

New cyclic adsorption-reaction processes
Reference: EXCL/QEQ-PRS/0308/2012|FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-027458
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, EXCL - Linhas de Investigação de Excelência
Starting Date: 2013-01-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

SIMALGA - CO2 Capture and Biomass Production through Industrial Production of Microalgae
Reference: FEUP/A4F/2010-2013
Funded by: ALGAFUEL, SA, Portugal
Starting Date: 2010-11-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: José Carlos Lopes

BIOBLOCKS - Concepção de produtos de base biológica como percursores para a bioindústria de síntese química e de biomateriais a partir de fontes lenhocelulósicas
Reference: SI IDT - 33969/2012 F2
Funded by: QREN/AdI, QREN Project
Starting Date: 2013-07-01, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

AdvancedLFT - Technology for the Treatment of Leachates from Landfill Leachates through Integration of Biological Oxidation and Photo-Chemical Oxidation Processes, combining Natural and Artificial Radiation
Reference: SI IDT - 33960/2012 F2
Funded by: ANI – Agência Nacional de Investigação, Projectos de I&DT em Co-Promoção
Starting Date: 2013-06-30, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Vítor Vilar

Synthesis and characterization of new microporous niobium silicate and titanosilicate membranes and their application to the separation of hydrogen-containing mixtures
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/100476/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-04-30, Duration: 42 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

FOTOTEXT - New strategy to light responsive smart textiles
Reference: PTDC/CTM-POL/0813/2012
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2013-06-01, Duration: 28 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

ALGAEVALUE - Adding value to marine macro-algae through its use in separation and recovery of toxic metal ions from water
Reference: PTDC/AAG-TEC/2685/2012
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2013-04-30, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Vítor Vilar

CFD Simulation of Pilot Stirred Reactors
Reference: FEUP/IFPEN/2013
Funded by: IFP Energies Nouvelles
Starting Date: 2013-01-31, Duration: 16 Months
Coordinator: José Carlos Lopes

RL2_P3 - Polymer Reaction Engineering
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000014
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2013-01-01, Duration: 30 Months
Coordinator: Filomena Barreiro

RL1_P2 - Multifunctional Reactors/Process Intensification
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000007
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2013-01-01, Duration: 30 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

RL1_P4 - Molecular Engineering and Simulation
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000011
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2013-01-01, Duration: 30 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

RL2_P4 - Catalysis and Materials
Reference: NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000015
Funded by: CCDR-N, Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (ON.2)
Starting Date: 2013-01-01, Duration: 30 Months
Coordinator: José Luís Figueiredo

LA 20 - Strategic Project - LA 20 -2011-2012
Reference: PEst-C/EQB/LA0020/2011
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Programa de Financiamento Plurianual de Unidades de I&D
Starting Date: 2011-01-01, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

AQUAPHOTOBIO - Solar Photocatalytic Degradation of Antibiotics: Chemical, Ecotoxicological and Biodegradability Assessment
Reference: PP-IJUP-2011-180
Funded by: Universidade do Porto
Starting Date: 2012-12-31, Duration: 12 Months
Coordinator: Vítor Vilar

New adsorption-based cyclic reaction-separation processes
Reference: EXCL/QEQ-PRS/0308/2012
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, EXCL - Linhas de Investigação de Excelência
Starting Date: 2012-12-31, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Enrichment for low concentration coal-bed methane by adsorption technology
Reference: FCT/MOST/China - 441.00.01
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Acordo de Cooperação Portugal / China (MOST)
Starting Date: 2012-12-31, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

LFOTOBIO - Pre-industrial plant with an integrated photocatalytic (40 m2 CPCs)/biological oxidation (3 m3) systems for the treatment of leachates, installed at a sanitary landfill in the north of Portugal
Reference: FEUP/EFACEC/2012/05
Funded by: EFACEC Engenharia e Sistemas, S.A.
Starting Date: 2012-07-31, Duration: 6 Months
Coordinator: Vítor Vilar

SolarNETmix - Solar-Driven Catalytic NETmix® Reactor
Reference: PTDC/EQU-ERQ/123045/2010
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2012-03-31, Duration: 40 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

FREECATS - Doped Carbon Nanostructures as Metal-free Catalysts
Reference: FP7 280658
Funded by: European Comission, 7.º Programa-Quadro de IDT
Starting Date: 2012-03-31, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

Carbon nanotube membranes for water desalination and purification
Reference: PTDC/AAC-AMB/122312/2010
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2012-03-31, Duration: 30 Months
Coordinator: Adrián Silva

Multicomponent Chiral Separations by Simulated Moving Bed Based-Processes
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/119025/2010
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2012-03-01, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Luís Pais

Desulfurization of diesel using green heterogeneous oxidative catalytic processes
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/121677/2010
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2012-02-29, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

AdTechP2 - Advanced Separation Technologies for the Protein Purification
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/113310/2009
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2011-03-01, Duration: 39 Months
Coordinator: Luís Pais

Hy2Seps 2 - Hybrid Membrane - Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) Hydrogen Purification Systems
Reference: FP7 278539
Funded by: European Comission, FP7 Project
Starting Date: 2011-10-31, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

NEWALK - Materials, Components and Technologies for Shoes of the Future
Reference: QREN-ADI-13850
Funded by: QREN/AdI, QREN Project
Starting Date: 2011-09-30, Duration: 39 Months
Coordinator: Filomena Barreiro

GASCLEAN - Development of a prototype for gaseous depollution of VOCs by adsorption/catalytic oxidation
Reference: SI IDT - 21616/2011
Funded by: Agência de Inovação, S.A., SI IDT - Sistema de Incentivos de I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Co-Promoção
Starting Date: 2011-07-01, Duration: 30 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

FluSHELL - Development of a Thermo-Hydraulic Network Model for SHELL Type Power Transformers
Reference: FEUP/EFACEC/2011/03
Funded by: EFACEC Energia
Starting Date: 2011-04-29, Duration: 24 Months
Coordinator: José Carlos Lopes

Elimination of micropollutants with antimicrobial activity from wastewaters
Reference: PTDC/AAC-AMB/113091/2009
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2011-03-31, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Vítor Vilar

Theoretical Study of Silicate Chemistry in the Synthesis of Nanoporous Materials
Reference: PTDC/QUI-QUI/109914/2009
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2011-01-31, Duration: 36 Months

Reforço e qualificação da infra-estrutura de engenharia química da Universidade do Porto
Reference: NORTE-07-0162-FEDER-000050
Funded by: ON2, ON2 Infraestruturas
Starting Date: 2010-12-31, Duration: 45 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

Protein-Aqueous Environment Interactions
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/112812/2009
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-12-31, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Degradation of organic pollutants by catalytic oxidation with hydrogen peroxide on carbon materials
Reference: PTDC/AAC-AMB/110088/2009
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2011-01-01, Duration: 42 Months
Coordinator: Helder Gomes

HIDROCORK - Use of Cork Wastes and By-Products for the Elimination of Oils and Fats from Waters
Reference: SI IDT - 13493/2010
Funded by: Agência de Inovação, S.A., SI IDT - Sistema de Incentivos de I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Co-Promoção
Starting Date: 2010-09-01, Duration: 27 Months
Coordinator: Rui Boaventura

Novel Functional Textiles Obtained by the Incorporation of Silica Nanoparticles, Nanoclays and Carbon Nanotubes: Production, Characterization and Applications
Reference: PTDC/CTM/108820/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2010-06-01, Duration: 38 Months
Coordinator: Fernando Pereira

BIIPP - Integrated Biorefinery in Pulp and Paper Industry
Reference: SI IDT - 11551/2010
Funded by: QREN/AdI, QREN Project
Starting Date: 2010-05-31, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

AIRPHOTOXI - Solar Indoor Air Detoxification: Bioaerosols and VOCs
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/100554/2009
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-04-30, Duration: 42 Months
Coordinator: Vítor Vilar

Tjets - Mini and Micro T-jets reactors with high throughput
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/098617/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-04-30, Duration: 42 Months
Coordinator: Ricardo Santos
Partners: Universidade Aveiro

Heterogenization of gold complexes and their use in catalysis
Reference: PTDC/QUI-QUI/100682/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-04-30, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Sónia Carabineiro

Selective oxidation of renewable organic substrates
Reference: PTDC/EQU-ERQ/101456/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-03-31, Duration: 40 Months
Coordinator: José Luís Figueiredo

Molecular Engineering, Synthesis and Testing of Water Compatible Smart Polymers
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/098150/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-03-31, Duration: 42 Months
Coordinator: Rolando Dias

Advanced experimental techniques and molecular simulation for the development of selective separation processes of xylene isomers with MOFs (Metallorganic Frameworks)
Reference: PTDC/EQU-ERQ/104413/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-03-31, Duration: 42 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Process Intensification in the Synthesis of Green Fuel Additives
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/100564/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-02-28, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

EUROBIOREF - EUROpean multilevel integrated BIOREFinery design for sustainable biomass processing
Reference: FP7 241718
Funded by: European Comission, FP7 Project
Starting Date: 2010-02-28, Duration: 48 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Equilibria, Structure and Liquid-Liquid Interfacial Dynamics Involving Ionic Liquids
Reference: PTDC/EQU-FTT/104195/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2010-03-01, Duration: 37 Months
Partners: ICETA - Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares

Eco-efficient Separation of Propane/Propylene by Gas Phase Simulated Moving Bed
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/103756/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-02-28, Duration: 36 Months
Coordinator: Alírio Rodrigues

Enhancement of oxygen transport by functionalized magnetic nanoparticles (FMP) in non-Newtonian highly viscous microbial fermentations for biopolymer production: theoretical foundations and technological feasibility
Reference: PTDC/EBB-EBI/103761/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT Project
Starting Date: 2010-01-31, Duration: 42 Months
Coordinator: Madalena Dias

H2Solar - Photoelectrochemical cells for the production of hydrogen from solar energy
Reference: PTDC/EQU-EQU/107990/2008
Funded by: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I&DT - Projectos de I&DT em Todos os Domínios Científicos
Starting Date: 2010-05-01, Duration: 42 Months