FCT expresses great sadness at the passing of José Mariano Gago. The Portuguese scientific community will pay tribute to this leading scientist and politician with a 5 minute-silence on 20 April.
A research team at the Instituto de Plasmas e Fusão Nuclear (IPFN-IST) is developing a pioneering X-ray technology that will allow 3D imaging of the inside of the human body, using low doses of radiation.
Could energy-producing windows one day replace traditional photovoltaic panels? A study on third generation photovoltaic cells, takes a major step towards developing windows that directly transform sunlight into electricity.