Arquivo de notícias de January de 2020

Science Communication Workshop

Demystifying the science produced in the laboratories, making it accessible to society, talking to journalists or producing a press release will be some of the topics proposed in the agenda.

Jortec 2020

Organized by students and for students, the event provides contact between future engineers and scientists and professionals from different areas.

SLB; Ecocenter; Sustainability

Sustainable FCT NOVA team visited the Sport Lisboa e Benfica Ecocenter to learn and share experiences from the perspective of waste management.


The Microbial Stress group is looking for a highly motivated postdoc to integrate their team, which aims to understand the molecular mechanisms involved in the detoxification/homeostasis of metals and reactive oxygen species in pathogenic microorganisms. 


The study used a novel technique called Electron Backscatter Diffraction (EBSD) analysis to reveal their detailed crystallographic pattern and compare it with that of modern geckos as well as of birds and extinct bird-like dinosaurs

Networking session with Hospital Garcia da Orta had over 120 participants

The meeting was intended  to be a starting point for the establishment of future research and service partnerships between the two institutions.

Magic Lantern Society Award

The work "Technology and Preservation of painted glass slides for projection with Magic Lanterns” by Márcia Vilarigues, Ângela Santos, Vanessa Otero and Beatriz Rodrigues was distinguished with the "Special Comendation Prize".

Pedro Ferreira is the new aefct president

The ceremony was attended by the outgoing President, Pedro Horta, the sworn in President,Pedro Ferreira and the Director of FCT NOVA, Virgílio Cruz Machado.

 São Cristóvão church

The work wants to solve problems in the material preservation of the culture heritage. Museum pieces are subject to deterioration depending on the conditions under which they are stored, whether or not they are displayed or archived.

FCT NOVA Challenge 2020

Pela primeira vez, a FCT NOVA abriu o concurso às Escolas Profissionais. É também pela primeira que todos os estudantes poderão ver os seus projetos/trabalhos expostos e premiados na mostra pública de trabalhos que antecede a sessão de entrega de prémios, no dia 5 de junho de 2020.

praia com lixo

Through the exchange of experience and mutual knowledge at best practice level, the partners involved in this cooperation project will explore ways to improve their regional policies and promote the implementation of best practices, with the active participation of the key actors in the process.


Collaboration between JRC and NOVA School of Science and Technology wants to improve the safety of buildings in case of earthquakes.