Projects

2017

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): Susana Oliveira Catarino, "iProof20 - Dispositivo para deteção automática de parasitas da malária". Project reference: Programa Operacional Norte 2020, 20.000,00 €. Consortium: Universidade do Minho, TecMinho, U Norte Inova. Start: 15th June 2017. End: 15th December 2017. Team members: Graça Minas, Vânia Pinto.
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): D. Soares, "Desenvolvimento de materiais abrasivos, recorrendo a uma matriz do tipo polimérico, de alto desempenho". Project reference: Vale I&D -12/SI/2015, 19.450,00 €. Start: 5th May 2016. End: 4th May 2017. Team members: D. Soares, J. Gomes, A. Guedes, M. Pereira, Z. Denchev, P. Capela.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): José Higino Correia, "MicroNanoFabs@PT Infrastructure". Project reference: 01/SAICT/2016, 800.736,00 €. Consortium: INL, INESC-MN. Start: 1 October 2017. End: 29 September 2020. Team members: CMEMS members.

2016

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): Maria Georgina Macedo Miranda, "Development of smart designed adaptive prosthesis for Orthopaedic Applications". Project reference: FCT/PTDC/EMS-TEC/5422/2014, 178.602,00 €. Consortium: UMinho; Instituto Politécnico de Leiria; Aalto University. Start: 1st April 2016. End: 31st March 2019.
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): Hélder Puga, "UMTechnology - Ultrasonic Microcasting Technology for Manufacturing of Biodegradable Magnesium Stents". Project reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-0168486 / PTDC/EMSTEC-3827-2014, 187.000,00 €. Consortium: U. Minho. Start: 1st April 2016. End: 31st March 2019. Team members: H. Puga, J. Barbosa, A. Guedes, J.L.Alves, N. Peixinho, L.A.Rocha.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Samuel Silva, "HAMaBICo _ Hybrid Additive Manufacturing for Bio Inspired Components". Project reference: NORTE-01-0145-FEDER-000018, 750.100,00 €. Start: 1st June 2016. End: 31st May 2019.
  4. Principal Investigator (PI): Luís Gonçalves, "Next Sea". Project reference: NORTE2020 Projeto estruturado, 1.226.922,11 €. Start: 1 January 2016. End: 31 December 2018.
  5. Principal Investigator (PI): José Luís Alves, "ARCADELIKE – Desenvolvimento da Arquitetura Fisiológica do Colagénio em Cartilagem Desenvolvida In-Vitro por Combinação de Estímulos Mecânico e Scaffolds Fibrosos Anisotrópicos em Biorreator". Project reference: PTDC/EMS-TEC/3263/2014, 27.984,00 €. Consortium: UAveiro, UMinho, CNBC. Start: June 2016. End: May 2019.
  6. Principal Investigator (PI): Luís Alves, "Estudo de cimentos de alta performance". Project reference: XXX, 44.064,00 €. Start: 1 January 2016. End: 31 December 2018.
  7. Principal Investigator (PI): José Luís Alves, "Melhorar o Fabrico de Placas Bipolares Metálicas para Células de Combustível através do Processo de Conformação com Borracha". Project reference: PTDC/EMS-TEC/0702/2014, 59.184,00 €. Consortium: UCoimbra,UMinho. Start: May 2016. End: April 2019.
  8. Principal Investigator (PI): Luís Gonçalves, "Nano-Therm". Project reference: FCT/PTDC, 39.840,00 €. Consortium: Uporto, CENTITVC, LIPOR. Start: 01 June 2016. End: 01 June 2019.
  9. Principal Investigator (PI): F.P. Brito, "Automotive Exhaust Heat Recovery with Thermal Control". Project reference: PTDC/EMS-ENE/3009/2014, 199.920,00 €. Consortium: UMinho, UPorto. Start: 01 July 2016. End: 01 July 2019. Team members: L.M. Gonçalves.
  10. Principal Investigator (PI): P. M. Mendes, "Wireless powered microsystem for thermal neurostimulation on medication-resistant neurological and psychiatric disorders". Project reference: FCT/PTDC/EEI-TEL/5250/2014, 199.787,00 €. Start: 6th January 2016. End: 5th January 2019. Team members: A. F. Silva; J. Fernandes; L. A. Rocha; L. M. Gonçalves.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.

2015

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): José Luís Alves, "Towards Improved Understanding of Damage and Fracture of High Performance Cementitious Materials by Development of Mesoscale Analysis Capabilities: 3-D Microstruction and FE Simulation". Project reference: FA9550-15-1-0486, 50.000,00 €. Start: 1st October 2015. End: 30th September 2017.
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): José Higino Correia, "Projeto Estratégico CMEMS". Project reference: UID/EEA/04436/2013, POCI-01-0145-FEDER-006941, 812.682,00 €. Start: 1st January 2015. End: 31th December 2017.

2014

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): F.P. Brito, " Waste Exhaust Heat Recovery using small thickness thermoelectric modules". Project reference: EXPL/EMS-ENE/1023/2013, 49.800,00 €. Consortium: Universidade do Minho, University of Texas at Austin. Start: 1st April 2014. End: 30th September 2015. Team members: L.M. Gonçalves, J.Martins.
  2. 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.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): Luís Gonçalves, "Solid-state flexible lithium battery". Project reference: CRUP/TC-09_14, 1.500,00 €. Consortium: LRCS, University of Jules Verne. Start: 1st January 2014. End: 31th December 2014. Team members: João Ribeiro, Loic Dupont.
  4. Principal Investigator (PI): João Ribeiro, "Adhesion layer for platinum with high temperature annealing". Project reference: KIT/KMNF/2014-011-003169, 0.0 €. Start: 1st March 2014. End: 31th August 2014. Team members: Luís Gonçalves.
  5. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Samuel Silva (coordinator of the portuguese side), "Development of high performance bio-inspired functionally graded materials for oral rehabiblitation ". Project reference: PVE-CNPq-Ciência sem Fronteiras - REF 407035/2013-3, 127.694,00 €. Start: 1st January 2014. End: 28th February 2017.
  6. Principal Investigator (PI): Cristina P Santos, "Uma proposta híbrida e adaptativa para a locomoção humanóide: combinação de primitivas rítmicas e discretas para a colocação dos pés". Project reference: Acções Integradas Luso-Francesas PAULIF project, 1.500,00 € €. Start: 01 January 2014 . End: 31 December 2014. Team members: Cristina Santos, PI, Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho; in collaboration with Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie..
  7. 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.

2013

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): José Higino Correia, "New optical functions". Project reference: FP7/MC-IEF, 243.847,00 €. Consortium: TU Delft. Start: 1 June 2013. End: 31 May 2015.
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): Paulo Mateus Mendes, "3D RF Micro Devices Fabrication Using Self-Folding Technology". Project reference: FCT/PTDC/EEI-TEL/2881/2012, 140.000,00 €. Start: 1 June 2013. End: 31 May 2015.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): Luis Rocha, "CIVIC - Wearable Integrated Cardiovascular Surveillance System". Project reference: FCT/PTDC/EEI-ELC/1838/2012, 33.540,00 €. Consortium: INESCTEC, UBI. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2015.
  4. Principal Investigator (PI): Delfim Soares, "Desenvolvimento de um procedimento de soldadura para restauro de sinos fracturados". Project reference: QREN, IAPMEI - VI/34763/2013, 19.450,00 €. Consortium: Carlos Jerónimo Lda. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2014. Team members: Joaquim Barbosa.
  5. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Multi-material laser sintering for the production of Functional Graded Structures". Project reference: EXCL/EMS-TEC/0460/2012, 219.639,00 €. Consortium: Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2015. Team members: Filipe Silva, Ana Pinto.
  6. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Soluções alternativas materiais compósitos e bi-metálicos para transporte". Project reference: SI I&D QREN/2013/22867, 69.868,00 €. Consortium: Cabelte S. A.. Start: 1 April 2013. End: 31 December 2014.
  7. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Desenvolvimento de revestimentos decorativos para componentes de ourivesaria". Project reference: Vale I&DT2013, 33.000,00 €. Consortium: Lusogold Lda. Start: 1 April 2013. End: 31 December 2013.
  8. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Desenvolvimento de revestimentos funcionais para componentes automóveis". Project reference: Vale I&DT2013, 20.000,00 €. Consortium: Doureca Lda. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2014.
  9. Principal Investigator (PI): Luís Augusto Rocha, "New insights on the surface functionalization of implants". Project reference: FCG/IMPLANTS/2013, 90.000,00 €. Consortium: Doureca Lda. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2016.
  10. Principal Investigator (PI): José Luis Alves, "Análise experimental e numérica na optimização do processo de estampagem a quente de ligas leves". Project reference: PTDC/EMS-TEC/1805/2012, 7.080,00 €. Consortium: INEGI, UA, FCTUC. Start: 1 January 2013. End: 31 December 2015. Team members: Anthony Pimentel.
  11. Principal Investigator (PI): Graça Maria Henriques Minas, "Microsystem with integrated spectroscopy and (bio)sensors for the detection of gastrointestinal dysplasia". Project reference: PTDC/EBB-EBI/120334/2010, 116.000,00 €. Start: 1st January 2013. End: 31st July 2015. Team members: Vanessa Cardoso; Luis Gonçalves; Carlos Lima.
  12. Principal Investigator (PI): P. M. Mendes, "3D RF Micro Devices Fabrication Using Self-Folding Technology". Project reference: FCT/PTDC/EEI-TEL/2881/2012, 170.544,00 €. Start: 3rd June 2013. End: 31th August 2015. Team members: A. F. Silva; F. Rodrigues; L. A. Rocha; L. M. Gonçalves; P. Anacleto.

2012

  1. Principal Investigator (PI): Joaquim Barbosa, "ULTRACAST - Ultrasonically Assisted Low Pressure Sand Casting Technique for Ultra-high Strength Aluminium Alloys". Project reference: POCI/EME-TME/119658/2010, 81.119,00 €. Consortium: UM, FEUP. Start: January 2012. End: December 2015. Team members: J. Barbosa (UM), A. M. Pinto (UM), E. Seabra (UM), F. Silva (UM), N. Peixinho (UM), H. Puga (UM), C. S. Ribeiro (FEUP), L. F. M. F. Ferreira (FEUP).
  2. Principal Investigator (PI): Delfim Soares, "Estudo e Desenvolvimento de Novos Compósitos Cerâmicos Abrasivos". Project reference: ANI - Co-promoção, 134.000,00 €. Consortium: UM, Dragão Abrasivos, Lda. Start: January 2012. End: December 2014. Team members: M. Pereira, A. Guedes, F. Silva, J. Gomes.
  3. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Estudo e proposta de substituição de materiais em câmaras de combustão". Project reference: ANI - Co-promoção, 5.000,00 €. Consortium: UM, Vulcano-Grupo Bosch. Start: January 2012. End: December 2012. Team members: F. Silva.
  4. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Implementação de uma solução bio-inspirada para câmaras de combustão". Project reference: ANI - Co-promoção, 49.000,00 €. Consortium: UM, Vulcano-Grupo Bosch. Start: January 2012. End: December 2013. Team members: F. Silva (UM), J. Teixeira (UM), J. Barbosa (UM), D. Soares (UM).
  5. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Development of dental models for teaching purposes". Project reference: Vale I&DT n.º 2012/24327, 31.834,00 €. Consortium: UM, Denteduco. Start: October 2012. End: July 2013. Team members: F. Silva (UM).
  6. Principal Investigator (PI): Filipe Silva, "Consórcio Gradouro". Project reference: ANI - Co-promoção, 20.700,00 €. Consortium: UM, 9 Industrial Companies. Start: January 2012. End: December 2012. Team members: F. Silva (UM).