Legatheaux Martins elected President of Internet Society Portugal

The first public debate promoted by the new Directorate of the Internet Society - Portugal Chapter, chaired by FCT NOVA’s Professor of the Department of Informatics, José Legatheaux Martins, will tackle pressing Internet issues in today's world.


Portuguese teams awarded at the 15th edition of the Science Olympics (EUSO 2017)

The Portuguese teams that participated in the 15th edition of the Science Olympics (EUSO 2017), which took place this year in Copenhagen, Denmark, awarded a silver medal and a bronze medal.

FCT NOVA student returns to beat National University Record

The FCT NOVA Student, Paulo Conceição, once again beat the National High School Record (RNU) of High Jump.

Sixth edition of the TEDxFCTUNL Conference

The Faculty of Science and Technology, New University of Lisbon hosts the sixth edition of TEDxFCTUNL Conference, on June 2, 2017, in the CGD FCT Auditorium.

Pitch Bootcamp FCT NOVA

The next Pitch Bootcamp edition it will be held the 26th and 27th October at the Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia in Caparica.

Lecture by Herro Mustafa, Minister Counselor of the US Embassy in Lisbon

On June 5th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., in the Auditorium of the FCT NOVA Library, will take place a lecture under the subject "Herro Mustafa - Pursuing the American Dream". 

 NOVA paleontologists announce new species of giant amphibian

A new species of amphibian, 208 million years old, the largest discovered to date in Greenland, was announced today by an international team that integrates the paleontologists from the NOVA University of Lisbon, Octávio Mateus and Marco Marzola. 

MatNova 2017

The Department of Mathematics of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the NOVA University of Lisbon, with the support of the Center for Mathematics and Applications, hosts this Summer School of Mathematics every year.

European Researchers' Night – Activities Submission until 9 June

Submission of activities to the European Researchers' Night 2017 must be made by June 9th through the completion of the form.


ToPAS Lx Second Edition

The second edition of ToPAS, "Programming Tournament for Secondary School Students" took place last 12 May, at the Department of Informatics of the Faculty of Science and Technology of the NOVA University of Lisbon.

Grant “Caloiros da NOVA” recognizes 16 best FCT "Caloiros"

In order to check the excellence of its new students, the NOVA University of Lisbon created the ‘’Caloiros da NOVA’’ grant.

FCT NOVA Student’s Association at the National University Championships

A Associação dos Estudantes, da FCT NOVA, esteve presente nos Campeonatos Nacionais Universitários que decorreram em Coimbra, entre os dias 24 de Abril e 5 de Maio, com as suas equipas de Basquetebol Masculino, Voleibol Feminino, Futsal Feminino, Andebol Masculino e Futebol de 11 Masculino.

MARE Researcher in FameLab's national final

Mónica Ribau, researcher at FCT NOVA’s MARE Research Center (Center for Marine and Environmental Sciences), was selected for the national final of the international science communication competition FameLab. 

FCT NOVA participates in the "FemaleTalent @ ECB Open Day"

On May 4, students Mécia Miguel (MIEA) and Vanessa Lopes (MIEI), participated in the "FemaleTalent @ ECB Open Day "in Frankfurt, Germany, an event promoted by the European Central Bank (ECB).

Call for Central CLCs 2nd Kick-start Booster

The Central CLCs 2nd Kick-start Booster Call targets Start-ups that develop new process and concepts to secure the raw materials supply and produce innovative materials. 

RawMAT Cop – Call for post-doctoral research scholarship projects

The deadline for the proposals for the RawMAT Cop post-doctoral research scholarship projects is 28/05/2017, and the duration of the scholarship is 12 months. 

Final Session of the 2nd Edition of the“FCT NOVA Challenge” Competition

The Final Session of the 2nd Edition of the "FCT NOVA Challenge" Competition - powered by U.S. Embassy will take place on June 7, at 3:00 p.m., at FCT NOVA’s Grand Auditorium.

Mathematics Competition "Pangea" at FCT NOVA

The second phase of the Pangea Mathematics Competition - Portugal (Southern Zone) was held on 29 April at the Faculty of Science and Technology of the NOVA University in Lisbon. At Campus da Caparica, more than 800 students from elementary and secondary education were received, from the 3rd to the 10th grade.

Researchers Octavio Mateus and Emanuel Tschopp discover new dinosaur specie

Researchers Octavio Mateus and Emanuel Tschopp, from FCT NOVA's Department of Earth Sciences, have discovered a new species of sauropod dinosaur. The scientific paper of which was published on May 2nd in the scientific journal "Peerj". The new dinosaur specie is the  Galeamopus pabsti.

Invitation regarding the special issue "Chemistry Open", journal by Wiley

The Wiley publisher, together with "ChemPucSoc Europe", asked the Professors of the Chemistry Department of FCT NOVA, Carlos Lodeiro and José Luís Capelo, to organize a special issue on "Translational Chemistry" in the journal "Chemistry Open".

2nd NOVA Biomedical Engineering Workshop

This Workshop is intended for faculty, research staff and students at all levels, and aims to disseminate ongoing research and innovation activities to Biomedical Engineering at the several schools of NOVA, and other Universities.

 DoCEIS 2017

Eight edition of the annual international conference organized by the PhD Program on Electrical and Computer Engineering conferência, Costa de Caparica, from 3 to 5 May 2017. 

Mathematics Competition "Pangea" at FCT NOVA

Next Saturday, April 29, will be held at the Faculty of Science and Technology of the NOVA University of Lisbon the second phase test of the Pangea - Portugal Mathematics Competition (South Zone). 

Professor Virgílio Cruz Machado receives "IEOM Distinguished Service Award"

Professor Virgílio Cruz Machado, President of the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering of FCT NOVA, is the first Portuguese to be awarded with the "IEOM Distinguished Service Award".

Business Idea Competition 2017

The “Business Idea Competition 2017” of the EIT RawMaterials is now open!

Printed Electronics: Boosting Innovation For New Materials To Various Applicatio

The workshop will take place on 24 May 2017 and is embedded in the EMRS Spring Conference in Strasbourg, France. 

Professor Peter Atkins gives lecture at FCT NOVA

No próximo dia 3 de Maio pelas 15H00 no Grande Auditório da FCT NOVA, o Professor Peter Atkins, químico e antigo Professor de Química da Universidade de Oxford e um Associado do Lincoln College, irá proferir uma conferência organizada pelo Núcleo de Química Aplicada. 

Jared Espley, scientist at the NASA Goddard Space Center, gives lecture at EXPO

One of the highlights of the 11th edition of EXPO FCT was undoubtedly the presence of Jared Espley, scientist at the "Planetary Magnetosphere Laboratory" at the NASA Goddard Space Center, who gave an interesting conference entitled "Exploring Jupiter and its Moons" . 

NOVA leads U-Multirank 2017 at national level in 11 indicators

The NOVA University of Lisbon leads the U-Multirank 2017 at national level, with a maximum score of 11 indicators in category A ("Very Good") of this global ranking, compiled and financed by the European Commission.

FCT NOVA signs cooperation protocol with the Directorate General for Economic Ac

On 12 April, FCT NOVA signed a protocol with the General Directorate of Economic Activities (DGAE), which was represented by its Director General, Dr. Artur Lami.

NOVA University in the top 150 of the best in the world and national leader in c

The NOVA University of Lisbon was distinguished for the sixth consecutive year in the international ranking THE Young University Rankings prepared by Times Higher Education .

Dr. Jared Espley 'Exploring Jupiter and its Moons' at FCT NOVA

In the framework of  EXPO FCT 2017,the lecture "Exploring Jupiter and its Moons" lecture will be held next 19 April at 3.30 pm in the CGD Grand Auditorium.

High-Speed Aerodynamics Portfolio at Air Force Office of Scientific Research

Under the agreement with the US Embassy, ​​and within the framework of the activities of its partnership between FCT NOVA and the 'American Corner', the Faculty of Science and Technology receives recognized American speakers who will cover themes from various scientific areas.

Research results in solar laser highlighted by the journal “Laser Focus World”

The research results of the solar laser laboratory (Professor Dawei Liang CEFITEC. Physics Department, FCT, New University of Lisbon) were highlighted by NEWSBREAKS of the prestigious journal "Laser Focus World". 

Former students Vitor Antunes and António Monteiro, from the Department of Civil

The former students Vítor Antunes and António Monteiro from Department of Civil Engineering have been awarded the 1st prize and two honourable mentions in the competition Young Masters in Experimentation organized within the 1st Conference on Testing and Experimentation in Civil Engineering, which was held from 4 to 6 June 2016 at IST.