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

Chemistry and Biochemistry - Chemistry

    Painel de Avaliação de Química e Bioquímica - 2008
  • Johannes Mulzer
  • Jan Reedijk
  • Britta Lindholm-Sethson
  • Philippe Anthony Bopp
  • Sophie Elizabeth Jackson
  • Manuel Yanez Montero
  • Beat Ernst
  • Reinhard Hoffmann
  • Paul Barker
  • Finian Leeper
  • Hans Allgeier
PTDC/QUI-QUI/098053/2008

NIDOS-NEW IDO (indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase) INIBITORS FROM MARINE SPONGES OF ERYLUS GENUS. Helena Margarida Guerreiro Galla Gaspar, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €125,443.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098098/2008

Nano-sized Functional Metal-Organic Frameworks Based on Lanthanide Polyphosphonates. Filipe Alexandre Almeida Paz, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €148,620.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098198/2008

Fluorescent membrane probes behaviour in lipid bilayers: combining theory and experiment. Luis Loura, Universidade de Évora (UE). €169,669.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098216/2008

Polymorphism in Molecular Organic Solids: Structure and Energetics. Manuel Eduardo Ribeiro MInas da Piedade, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €180,000.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098516/2008

Reactivity of transition metal complexes in ionic liquids. Maria Isabel Rodrigues Correia, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €108,696.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098562/2008

Development, characterization and applications of DNA biosensors. Ana Maria Coelho Ferreira de Oliveira Brett, Instituto Pedro Nunes (IPN). €131,061.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098682/2008

Development of imidazolium and oxazoline derivatized cyclopentadienyl compounds for biphasic catalysis and asymmetric processes. Beatriz Royo Cantabrana, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €62,992.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098760/2008

Novel highly-tunable carbene complexes with catalytic, biological and photophysical properties. Konstantin Luzyanin, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €99,478.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/098892/2008

Study of intermolecular interactions in alternative solvents: A NMR based contribution to sustainable chemistry. Eurico José da Silva Cabrita, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €198,111.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/099388/2008

Unveiling the secrets of Molecules with Colour and History: from Ancient to Modern times. A (Photo)chemical Approach. João Sérgio Seixas de Melo, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €199,540.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/099389/2008

Please MOC it! - Metal-Organo-Catalysis an emerging concept. Pedro Miguel Pimenta Gois, Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade de Lisboa (FF/ULisboa). €165,210.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/099599/2008

Nanopore based single-molecule ionic current spectroscopy for nanoparticle based catalysis. Yann Astier, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €61,352.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/099730/2008

Interfaces and Energy Efficiency: Design, synthesis and photoacoustic characterization of nanostructured materials for energy applications. Carlos Alberto Lourenço de Serpa Soares, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €158,636.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/099744/2008

In pursuit of increasingly accurate molecular potentials and dynamics. António Joaquim de Campos Varandas, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €158,436.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/099815/2008

Diterpenes as lead compounds for overcoming multidrug resistance in cancer cells: P-glycoprotein modulators and antiproliferative agents. Maria José Umbelino Ferreira, Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade de Lisboa (FF/ULisboa). €157,193.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/099873/2008

"Synthesis of new biodegradable and biocompatible polymers catalyzed by highly electrophilic Ca(II), Zn(II) and Al(III) compounds". Teresa Avilés, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €96,924.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100044/2008

Study of structural modifications induced by thermal and oxidative degradation in oligo and polysaccharides by advanced mass spectrometry. Maria do Rosário Gonçalves dos Reis Marques Domingues, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €160,944.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100089/2008

Hydrogen combustion dynamics. Joao Carlos Pereira Peres Brandao, Universidade do Algarve (UAlg). €63,096.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100372/2008

An innovative methodology to calculate drug-receptor binding free energies. Sérgio Filipe Maia de Sousa, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €9,675.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100416/2008

Understanding structure-activity relationships in peptide dendrimers using a molecular modelling approach. António Manuel Simões Carrão Albuquerque Baptista, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €131,220.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100672/2008

Ionic chiral selectors. Maria Manuela Marques Araújo Pereira, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €99,308.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100682/2008

Heterogenization of gold complexes and their use in catalysis. Sónia Alexandra Correia Carabineiro, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FE/UP). €118,272.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100896/2008

Affinity Interactions between Cyanine Dyes and Biomolecules in Chromatographic Processes. Paulo Jorge Silva Almeida, Universidade da Beira Interior (UBI). €164,984.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/100998/2008

Development of high-resolution 1H solid-state NMR methods and applications on materials and molecules of biological interest. Luís Mafra, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €97,368.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101022/2008

Development of azacalix(hetero)arene transporters for mediated anionic flux across membranes: a novel approach for studying ionic passive diffusion. VÍTOR MANUEL SOUSA FÉLIX, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €156,858.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101058/2008

Development of new polyesters derived from 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid. Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €88,458.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101187/2008

Ruthenium complexes for anti-tumour application. Ana Isabel Tomaz, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €120,546.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101409/2008

Opening Pandora's Box for Active Anti-Breast Cancer Therapy - The Role of Selective Targeting to Mitochondria. Paulo Jorge Gouveia Simoes Da Silva Oliveira, Centro de Neurociências e Biologia Celular (CNBC/UC). €193,776.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101433/2008

Electron Transfer in Organic Mixed-Valence Radical-Ions. João Paulo Nunes Cabral Telo, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €66,599.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101442/2008

Interactions in polyelectrolyte complexes: simulation and experiment. Alberto Antonio Caria Canelas Pais, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €106,657.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101497/2008

NOVEL SEMICONDUCTING NANOCRYSTALLINE OXIDES FOR DYE-SENSITISED SOLAR CELLS. Killian Lobato, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €188,672.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101788/2008

Eelectrocrystallisation of charge transfer salts; from crystalogenesis to electronic devices. Manuel José Duarte Leite de Almeida, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €179,106.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101794/2008

Molecular Modeling of Ionic Liquids: from Structure to Thermodynamics. José Nuno Aguiar Canongia Lopes, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €67,200.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/101813/2008

MariNatProd-XXI/Marine Bacteria as a Novel Resource for Drug Discovery. Ana Maria Félix Trindade Lobo, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FCTUNL/UNL). €197,555.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/102049/2008

Radiolabeled Benzazole Derivatives for In Vivo Imaging of Amyloid Aggregation. António Paulo, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €197,596.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/102114/2008

Carbohydrates as Scaffolds in Bioorganometallic Chemistry. A Synthetic and Structural Approach. Ana Cristina da Silva Fernandes, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €98,696.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/102150/2008

Single-pot Functionalization of Alkanes under Mild Conditions. Armando José Latourrette de Oliveira Pombeiro, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €143,000.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/102454/2008

Development of Organic Synthesis Methodologies Based on an Ohmic Heating Reactor. Vera Lúcia Marques da Silva, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €157,696.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/102460/2008

Development of molecular recognition-based materials using supercritical fluid technology. Application to chromatography, catalysis and extraction. Teresa Casimiro, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FCTUNL/UNL). €182,492.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/102760/2008

Molecular Mechanisms of Hypercholesterolemia: New insights and New Therapeutic Strategies. Pedro Manuel Azevedo Alexandrino Fernandes, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €107,273.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/102814/2008

Thermodynamic study of Fluorene and Fluorenone Derivatives. Maria das Dores Melo da Cruz Ribeiro da Silva, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto (FCUP/UP). €106,824.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/103118/2008

New Biomolecular Force Field. Maria João Ramos, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €126,897.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/103566/2008

ArsonCPU - Development of computational tools for arson detection with quantified reliability. Carlos Manuel Ferreira de Sousa Borges, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €144,480.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/104056/2008

The Development and Rationalization of Stereoselective Reactions in Some Chiral Systems. A mixed experimental and theoretical approach. António Gil Oliveira Santos, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €140,014.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/104129/2008

Encapsulated Flavylium Cations. António Jorge Dias Parola, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €65,760.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/104229/2008

Kinetic study of biorecalcitrant compounds degradation by pulse radiolysis. Maria Luisa Camelo de Beirão Soares Botelho, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €199,959.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/105000/2008

Antimicrobial coatings- Killmicrob. Lino Ferreira, BIOCANT - Associação de Transferência de Tecnologia (BIOCANT). €155,818.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/105304/2008

Silica nanoparticles as supports for homogeneous catalysts: a gateway to Nanocatalysis. Ana Cristina Moreira Freire, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €200,000.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/105504/2008

Metallo Beta-hairpins: in search of new recyclable catalysts for greener chemistry. Olga Iranzo, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €154,128.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/105514/2008

Automated flow systems based on a single reaction interface. Jose Luis Fontes da Costa Lima, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €94,930.

PTDC/QUI-QUI/108977/2008

Gas Phase Thermochemistry of 4d and 5d Transition Metal Oxides: A Study by FTICR-MS. Maria da Conceição Monteiro André de Oliveira, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €52,382.