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Call for Funding of Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2008

Physical Sciences

    Painel de Avaliação de Física - 2008
  • Martial Ducloy
  • David J. Fegan
  • Jon Otto Fossum
  • Lászlo Pál Csernai
  • Herwig Schopper
  • Wolfgang Hollik
PTDC/FIS/098025/2008

Numerical Relativity and the AdS/CFT correspondence. Vitor Cardoso, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €110,000.

PTDC/FIS/098032/2008

Astrophysics and fundamental physics with gravitational wave detectors. Vitor Cardoso, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €95,000.

PTDC/FIS/098188/2008

Neutrino Physics. Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €160,000.

PTDC/FIS/098254/2008

Patterned surfaces and colloids: the effects of texture on fluid adsorption and self-assembly. Margarida Maria Telo da Gama, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €136,000.

PTDC/FIS/098943/2008

Ferromagnetic nanocrystals based on doped ZnO for tunneling magneto resistance (TMR) devices. Maria de Jesus de Matos Gomes, Universidade do Minho (UM). €185,000.

PTDC/FIS/098962/2008

Phenomenology of gravitational events in LHC and black hole entropy. José Pizarro de Sande Lemos, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €125,000.

PTDC/FIS/099293/2008

Gauge/Gravity duality and QCD. Miguel Costa, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto (FCUP/UP). €110,000.

PTDC/FIS/100170/2008

On the pathway to SKA: science with the next generation of radio-telescopes. Mario Goncalo Rodrigues dos Santos, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €173,000.

PTDC/FIS/100448/2008

Free-charge carrier properties and doping mechanisms of InN-based materials. Vanya Georgieva Darakchieva, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €188,000.

PTDC/FIS/100474/2008

Participation in the direct dark matter search experiment XENON. José António Matias-Lopes, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €164,000.

PTDC/FIS/100968/2008

Portuguese Lattice QCD Collaboration - Confinement Scenarios, Exotic Potentials, Algorithms for Dynamical Fermions, Effective Theories. Orlando Olavo Aragão Aleixo Neves de Oliveira, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €50,000.

PTDC/FIS/101126/2008

Electronic properties of novel FeAs-based superconductors. Miguel António Nova Araújo, Universidade de Évora (UE). €60,000.

PTDC/FIS/101248/2008

Co-evolution and self-organization of cooperation. Francisco João Duarte Cordeiro Correia dos Santos, Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Investigação e Desenvolvimento em Lisboa (INESC-ID/INESC/IST/ULisboa). €150,000.

PTDC/FIS/101434/2008

Ultra-fast spectroscopy on the dynamics and relaxation of Dirac electrons in graphene. Tobias Stauber, Universidade do Minho (UM). €161,000.

PTDC/FIS/102110/2008

Muonic helium Lamb shift and precision tests of quantum electrodynamics. Luís Manuel Panchorrinha Fernandes, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €150,000.

PTDC/FIS/102120/2008

Phenomenology of supersymmetric models - impact for colliders and flavour violation. Jorge Romão, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €40,000.

PTDC/FIS/102127/2008

Optofluidic sensor based on femtosecond 3D micro and nanomachining technology. Rui Vilar, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €168,500.

PTDC/FIS/102270/2008

Nanostructured magnetic nitrides. Maria Margarida Colen Martins da Cruz, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €154,000.

PTDC/FIS/102284/2008

Study and development of new molecular magnets. Manuela Ramos Marques da Silva, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €160,000.

PTDC/FIS/102610/2008

High Accuracy 2D Angular Optical Metrology. Alexandre Cabral, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €64,000.

PTDC/FIS/102722/2008

Interstitial hydrogen and point defects in high-permittivity oxides. Apostolos Marinopoulos, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €165,000.

PTDC/FIS/102742/2008

Cosmology with Coupled Components. José Pedro Oliveira Mimoso, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €23,000.

PTDC/FIS/102797/2008

Construction of an atomichip based Bose-Einstein experiment to conduct experiments toward the development of a precision magnetometer prototype. José Carlos Viana Gomes, Universidade do Minho (UM). €180,000.

PTDC/FIS/103306/2008

Dynamical analysis and improvements on the Portuguese guitar strings and string-body interaction. Pedro da Graça Tavares Álvares Serrão, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €90,000.

PTDC/FIS/103587/2008

Non-linear optical properties study of organic materials. Fernando Manuel da Silva Nogueira, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €160,000.

PTDC/FIS/103599/2008

High efficiency Cr:Nd:YAG solar laser for sustainable magnesium-hydrogen energy cycle. Dawei Liang, NOVA.ID.FCT - Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento da FCT (NOVA.ID.FCT). €85,000.

PTDC/FIS/103860/2008

Participation in the international collaboration "NEXT-Neutrino Experiment with a Xenon TPC" aiming the direct detection of the neutrinoless double beta decay. Joaquim Marques Ferreira dos Santos, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €160,000.

PTDC/FIS/103902/2008

Moving towards FAIR: Complete study of halo nuclei in breakup reactions under quasi-free scattering conditions and simulations on the R3B experiment. Daniel Galaviz Redondo, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €175,000.

PTDC/FIS/104310/2008

high-pressure synthesis and structure determination of novel nanostructured materials. Leonel Marques Vitorino Joaquim, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €163,000.

PTDC/FIS/105416/2008

MULTIFOX: Nanometric Probing and Modification of Multiferroic Oxides. Vítor Brás de Sequeira Amaral, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €180,000.

PTDC/FIS/108025/2008

Novel Lead-Free Ferroelectric Films by PLD for Optoelectronics (NOLEAD). Reinhard Schwarz, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €134,000.

PTDC/FIS/108411/2008

Microwave Discharges: from Fundamentals to Nanostructures. CARLOS MATOS FERREIRA, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €175,000.

PTDC/FIS/108476/2008

Optimization of complex networks: statistical physics approaches to finding optimal architectures for information, cellular and technological networks. Sergey Dorogovtsev, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €109,684.

PTDC/FIS/108701/2008

Photovoltaics from Organics Materials (PhotOM). Luiz Fernando Ribeiro Pereira, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €165,000.