Industry Research Contracts

2016

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): José Higino Correia, "Brain-Lighting (Neural Electrodes)". Project reference: ANI/3416/Brain-Lighting, 899.537,52 €. Consortium: INOVA+ Lda, Fundação Champalimaud. Start: 1 April 2016. End: 31 March 2019. Team members: Carlos Silva, José Cabral.
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): Marcos Silva Martins, "Desenvolvimento de hardware e software de controlo de dispositivos têxtei (DHSCDT)". Project reference: Projeto nº 006124, 25000,00 €. Consortium: Tecminho, AFF. Start: 1st January 2016. End: 31 December 2016. Team members: José Cabral, Gil Lopes.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): L. A. Rocha, "SIMOLDES #4.0". Project reference: ANI/17639/SIMOLDES #4.0, 253.217,36 €. Consortium: Simoldes Aços S.A, CENTIMFE. Start: 1st September 2016. End: 31st August 2019. Team members: L.A. Rocha, A.S. Ferreira, J. Afonso.
  4. Principal Investigator (PI): Luis Paulo Reis, "QVIDA+". Project reference: XXX, 200.000,00 €. Consortium: Optimizer, UMinho, UPorto. Start: 1st February 2016. End: 31 January 2019.
  5. Principal Investigator (PI): Fatih Toptan, "Bio-functionalization of new titanium alloys with low elastic modulus". Project reference: CAPES-FCT 039/2014-8666/14-8, 9.000,00 €. Consortium: Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho". Start: 1st February 2016. End: 31st January 2018.
  6. Principal Investigator (PI): Fatih Toptan, "Development of bio-functionalized and tribocorrosion resistant hybrid surfaces on novel Ti-based alloys". Project reference: M-ERA-NET/0001/2015, 185.843,23 €. Consortium: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho", Universidade de São Paulo. Start: 1st June 2016. End: 31st May 2019.
  7. Principal Investigator (PI): Delfim Soares, "Desenvolvimento de materiais abrasivos, recorrendo a uma matriz polimérica, de alto desempenho". Project reference: Vale I&D, Nº 0147793, 19.450,00 €. Start: 5th May 2016. End: 4th May 2017.
  8. Principal Investigator (PI): A. Marques Pinho, "iCubas5D". Project reference: I&DT em Copromoção N.º 017584, 805.518,00 €. Consortium: U. Minho, EFACEC. Start: 1st July 2016. End: 30th June 2019. Team members: M. Pinho, J. Barbosa, D. Soares, N. Peixinho, J. Meireles, F. Castro.
  9. Principal Investigator (PI): Óscar Carvalho, "Cutinov - Desenvolvimento de Cutelaria esteticamente inovadora recorrendo a tecnologias avançadas - with company BeloInox". Project reference: Nº 017828, nº 33/SI/2015, 412.045,92 €. Start: 1st January 2017. End: 31st December 2019.

2015

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): Óscar Carvalho, "Desenvolvimento de equipamento inovador para marketing olfativo". Project reference: Vale IDT N.º 10216, 19.980,00 €. Consortium: UMinho, Nortempresa . Start: 1st December 2015. End: 31st November 2017.

2014

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): L.M. Gonçalves, "Desenvolvimento de um protótipo de uma célula de combustível de metanol direto para alimentação de dispositivos eletrónicos portáteis". Project reference: NORTE-07-0401-FEDER-037936, 20.000,00 €. Consortium: Tecminho, IEPE. Start: 1st June 2014. End: 1st June 2015.
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): F. Toptan, "Biofunctionalization of porous titanium implants with porosity gradient". Project reference: TC-12_14, 4.500,00 €. Consortium: École Centrale Paris. Start: 1st May 2014. End: 30th April 2016. Team members: A. Alves, E. Ariza, A.M. Pinto, F. Silva, L.A. Rocha.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Samuel Silva, "Implementation of a bio-inspired solution for combustion chambers". Project reference: Project with Vulcano- Bosch Group, 49.000,00 €. Consortium: UMinho, Vulcano-Bosch Group. Start: 1st January 2014. End: 31st December 2015.

2013

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): José Higino Correia, "PhotonicPill". Project reference: ADI/33914/PhotonicPill, 351.000,00 €. Start: 1 July 2013. End: 30 June 2015.
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): Luis Rocha, "MEMSMAG - Miniaturization of a Magnetometer based on Micro Technology". Project reference: ESA/MEMSMAG, 57.478,00 €. Consortium: Lusospace Lda. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2015.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): Luis Rocha, "Self- Energy". Project reference: QREN/34035, 97.264,00 €. Consortium: PIEP, Tecno4y. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2015.
  4. Principal Investigator (PI): Nuno Sousa PI da Uminho: Graça Minas - Coordenadora do Módulo MyLab, "MyHealth - Module MyLab - Development of a portable commercial prototype for obtaining biological fluids laboratorial data on-chip". Project reference: ADI/13853/DoIT-MyHealth, 828.054,00 €. Start: 1st January 2013. End: 28th February 2015.
  5. Principal Investigator (PI): Ana Maria Pires Pinto, "New insights on the surface functionalization of implants". Project reference: PMAP2012- FCG, 90.000,00 €. Start: 1st June 2013. End: 31 May 2016.
  6. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Samuel Pereira Correia da Silva, "Study and proposal for new materials for combustion chambers". Project reference: XXX, 5.000,00 €. Consortium: Uminho, Vulcano - Bosch Termotecnologia. Start: 1st January 2013. End: 31st March 2013.
  7. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Samuel Correia Pereira da Silva, "Development of dental models for teaching purposes ". Project reference: Project Vale I&DT n.º 2012/24327, 31.834,00 €. Consortium: UMinho, Denteduco. Start: 1st January 2013. End: 31st December 2014.
  8. Principal Investigator (PI): Delfim Fernandes Soares, "Abracer - Estudo e desenvolvimento de novos compósitos cerâmicos abrasivos". Project reference: QREN nº. 2012/24924, 134.000,00 €. Start: 1st September 2013. End: 31st August 2016.
  9. Principal Investigator (PI): J. Barbosa, "ULTRACAST". Project reference: POCI/EME-TME/119658/2010, 81.119,00 €. Consortium: U. Minho. Start: 1st March 2012. End: 31st August 2015. Team members: J. Barbosa, A.M.P.Pinto, F.Silva, .
  10. Principal Investigator (PI): J. Meireles, "HTPB - High Performance Torsion Beam". Project reference: 8037 - HTPB, 1.540.009,00 €. Consortium: U. Minho, Sodecia. Start: 2nd January 2011. End: 31st December 2013. Team members: J. Meireles, J. Barbosa, D. Soares, M. Pinho, C. Ribeiro, D. Oliveira.
  11. Principal Investigator (PI): J.Teixeira, "Heat Exchanger Raw Material Replacement". Project reference: SL-0660, 48.940,00 €. Consortium: U. Minho, Bosch Termotecnologia. Start: 2012. End: 2013. Team members: J.Teixeira, J. Barbosa, D. Soares, F. Silva.
  12. Principal Investigator (PI): Cristina Manuela Peixoto dos Santos, "Flexible and Adaptive Quadruped Locomotion Generation Using the Dynamical Systems Approach". Project reference: FCT PTDC/EEA-CRO/100655/2008, 157.067,00 € €. Start: 01 June 2010. End: 31 November 2013. . Team members: Cristina Santos, PI, Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho; Manuel João Oliveira Ferreira, Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho; Ana Rocha, Production Department, University of Minho; Lino Costa, Production Department, University of Minho; and Carla Pinto, ISEP Porto. http://asbg.dei.uminho.pt/ .
  13. Principal Investigator (PI): Cristina Manuela Peixoto dos Santos, "Desenvolvimento de um andarilho ". Project reference: Instituto Nacional para a Reabilitação 417/2013 Andarilho, 4.032,00 € €. Start: 01 September 2013 . End: 31 December 2013. Team members: Cristina Santos, PI, Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho; Eurico Seabra, Mechanics Department, University of Minho.