The Portuguese Pact for Plastics is a collaborative initiative that aims to lead by example and serve as an inspiration in the movement of transition from plastics to a circular economy
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.
Organized by students and for students, the event provides contact between future engineers and scientists and professionals from different areas.
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
The meeting was intended to be a starting point for the establishment of future research and service partnerships between the two institutions.
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".
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.
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.
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.
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.
Frank Rimalovski, entrepreneur, venture fund manager and one of the pioneers of teaching entrepreneurship techniques will be at the NOVA School of Science and Technology on January 21, with the lecture "How to start a startup".