Celebrating CQE’s 40th anniversary

Celebrating CQE’s 40th anniversary

The celebrations concern the coinage of a medal, the presentation of  invited lectures and a symposium with alumni (November 2016), as well as a few celebratory publications, including biographies of Prof. Fraústo da Silva (the founder of CQE) and of  Prof. Herculano de Carvalho (the founder of the precursor Centre), the history of CQE, the history of the Laboratório de Análises, etc.            Read more

Professor Hani Amouri will be the 1st speaker of Chemforum Autumn Edition

On the 14th of September we’ll have the 1st talk of the Autumn Chemforum Edition by Dr. Hani Amouri, from the Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France. Dr. Hani Amouri is a Research Director in CNRS and currently is the director of "ARC" group (Auto-assemblage, Reconnaissance et Chiralité) of the Institut Parisien de Chimie Molécualire at Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris-6. His main research interests are chirality, organometallic and coordination chemistry. Reports from his scientific activity include over 125 articles in peer-reviewed journals, three patents and 75 communication abstracts at national and international meetings. He…Read more

Professor José Nuno Canongia Lopes from CQE honoured by ULisboa

Eight professors and researchers from Técnico were awarded the prize “Prémios Científicos Universidade de Lisboa/Caixa Geral de Depósitos”, during the ceremony commemorating the 3rd anniversary of Universidade de Lisboa. According to ULisboa, this prize aims “to reward scientific research activity and to stimulate the publication of research work in prestigious international journals”. Ana Póvoa (Economics and Management), Vítor Cardoso (Physics and Materials), Hugo Tavares (Pure and Applied Mathematics) and Francisco C. Santos (Computer Science, Computer Engineering) were awarded the prize “Prémios Científicos Universidade de Lisboa/Caixa Geral de Depósitos”. Carla Carvalho (Biology, Biological Engineering, Biochemistry…Read more
3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers in Porto

3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers in Porto

Andreia Valente, a CQE@Ciencias member, belongs to the organizing committee of the 3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers and invites you all to attend. The conference will be held at the Faculty of Sciences of University of Porto, throughout September 12th-14th, 2016. The preliminary schedule can be found on the webpage (http://www.iceta.up.pt/EUSIPS3/). The Training School (TS) preceding the EuSIPs Conference (September 8th-12th, 2016) will be held at the Centre of Materials of the University of Porto (CEMUP). All candidates (maximum of 25 trainees) participating in the TS are expected afterwards to participate in the EuSIPs…Read more

Vijayakrishna Kari will be the 1st speaker of Chemforum Summer Edition

Vijayakrishna Kari, an associate professor of the Department of Chemistry, School of Advanced Sciences, VIT University in Tamil Nadu, India will be the 1st speaker of 2016 Chemforum Summer Edition, which is devoted to invited visiting scientists. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Viajayakrishna_Kari  Read more