YPACK intends to create bioplastics from waste coming from the food industry like whey. 

EUSO 2019 Opening Session

On the morning of the 5th May, the FCT NOVA Grand Auditorium hosted the great reception of the 150 "science athletes" who came from 24 European countries to compete in the 17th edition of EUSO (Science Olympiad of the European Union).


O Departamento de Informática e o NOVA LINCS tem vindo a desenvolver várias iniciativas de promoção de igualdade de género nas profissões ligadas à Engenharia Informática como o Girls in ICT e o Technovation Challenge


The evening was a celebration of the 150th aniversary of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements with various activities scheduled around the theme.



Equipa Alga4Food

The team, from the Food Gastronomy laboratory, is also preparing recipes that will be available free on the official site of the project.

Research team represents FCT NOVA in Guinea Bissau

FCT NOVA / MARE was present at the V International Congress of Environmental Education of Portuguese-speaking Countries and Communities in the Bijagós archipelago, which took place from 14 to 18 April in Guiné-Bissau.

Researchers at UCIBIO use smart gelatin as an electronic nose sensor

For the first time, it was shown an example of soft matter in artificial olfaction, where engineered gelatin materials combined with artificial intelligence tools were used to mimic the sense of olfaction


NOVA's surfing team regained the trophy of first place in the collective standings at the CNU de Surf


FCT NOVA's research reinforces its alignment with the market with the latest spin off, Des Solutio, which aims to develop safe and environmentally friendly products. 


Des.solve, a FCT NOVA research group, will present promising results in a new tuberculosis treatment methods at the first congress dedicated to eutectic systems in Portugal.


interreg europe

The "CAPonLITTER - Capitalising good coastal practices and improving policies to prevent marine litter" counts with the participation of 9 partners from 7 different countries 


This award aims to distinguish the best article from the authorship of a student and presented at the conference.