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Proposals for Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2004

Physical Sciences

    Painel de Física - 2004
  • Denis Weaire
  • James Stirling
  • Martial Ducloy
  • Martin C. E. Huber
  • Arne T. Skjeltorp

From relativistic shocks to ultra intense lasers: igniting discovery in High Energy Density Science. Luís Miguel de Oliveira e Silva, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €86,000.


Complex Systems: from Physics to Biology and the Social Sciences. Margarida Maria Telo da Gama, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €64,224.


Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays. Mario Joao Martins Pimenta, Laboratório de Instrumentação e Física Experimental de Partículas (LIP). €80,000.


Development of Superheated Droplet Detectors for Neutron Dosimetry and Spectrometry Applications. Ana Rita Lopes Ramos Wahl, Instituto Tecnológico e Nuclear (ITN). €65,000.


Cosmic Concordance. Orfeu Bertolami, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €58,824.


Nonlinear waves in discrete, periodic and quasiperiodic systems. Vladimir Vladlenovich Konotop, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €61,243.


Reinterpretation of direct searches for galactic dark matter in the form of WIMPs. Franco Giuliani, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €5,400.


Data analysis and calibration of the Solar Neutrino detector Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO). José Carvalho Maneira, Laboratório de Instrumentação e Física Experimental de Partículas (LIP). €35,000.


Physics and technology of composite structures based on semiconductor nanocrystals dispersed in a dielectric matrix sandwiched between two electrodes. Maria de Jesus de Matos Gomes, Universidade do Minho (UM). €85,000.


Cosmological Consequences of Quantum Theories of Gravity. Alfredo Barbosa Henriques, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €57,034.


Optical doping of AlN and GaN/AlN nanostructures by ion implantation. Katharina Lorenz, Instituto Tecnológico e Nuclear (ITN). €51,780.


Superradiance in Black Hole Physics and Astrophysics. José Pizarro de Sande Lemos, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €60,490.


Super Symmetric Model of particle physics: stellar diagnostic of the nature of dark matter particles. Jorge Venceslau Comprido Dias de Deus, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €60,180.


Continuation of the SIMPLE Dark Matter Project. Thomas A. Girard, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €70,000.


Structural and Magnetic Study of Low-dimensional Coordination Compounds. Manuela Ramos Marques da Silva, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €80,000.


Effects of the interplay between electronic correlations and low dimensionality in complex materials. José Manuel Pereira Carmelo, Universidade do Minho (UM). €35,000.


Hydrodynamics of colloidal liquid crystals. Pedro Manuel Alves Patrício da Silva, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €28,224.


Deposition of photocatalytic and self-cleaning Titania on glass surfaces. Carlos José Macedo Tavares, Universidade do Minho (UM). €95,000.


First principles and x-ray studies of the charge density and optical properties of octupolar molecules. Fernando Manuel da Silva Nogueira, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €90,000.


Turbulent Mixing in the Interstellar Medium of Star forming Galaxies. Miguel Ângelo Pignatelli de Avillez Nunes Pereira, Universidade de Évora (UE). €15,000.


Structural and electronic properties of nano-structures. Jorge Manuel dos Santos Pacheco, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €26,131.


Perturbed Angular Correlations experiments at the Portuguese Research Reactor. José Joaquim Gonçalves Marques, Instituto Tecnológico e Nuclear (ITN). €85,000.


Fonte de radiação com polarisação circular à base de injecção spin-polarizada de portadores de carga em heteroestruturas metal-InAs/GaAs com pontos quânticos. Mikhail Igorevich Vasilevskiy, Universidade do Minho (UM). €75,000.


Manipulation of spin and charge currents in magnetic nanostructures. Vitalii Dugaev, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €80,000.


Advanced plasma accelerators: beam optimization, diagnostics and applications. Nelson Manuel Carreira Lopes, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €80,000.


Electron transfer in biomolecules: A mechanism for damage and repair? Paulo Manuel Assis Loureiro Limão Vieira, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €62,234.


Evanescent Field Configurations for Fibre Optic Sensing. José Luís Santos, Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores do Porto (INESC Porto/FE/UP). €85,000.


Neutron Tomography at the Portuguese Research Reactor. José Joaquim Gonçalves Marques, Instituto Tecnológico e Nuclear (ITN). €80,000.


Theoretical Studies of Fast Ignition Inertial Confinement Fusion. Jonathan Robert Davies, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €71,216.


New sub-cycle radiation sources in the visible by relativistic mirror. João Alberto dos Santos Mendanha Dias, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €80,000.


Particle Physics at the Large Hadron Collider and at the Linear Collider. Rui Santos, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €37,800.


Study of nanostrusctured half-metallic systems prepared by pulsed injection MOCVD. Maria Margarida da Fonseca Beja Godinho, Fundação da Universidade de Lisboa (FUL/ULisboa). €54,090.


Modes of current transfer to cathodes of high-pressure arc discharges and their stability. Mikhail Benilov, Universidade da Madeira (UMA). €81,594.


XENON Dark Matter Direct Search experiment collaboration. José António Matias-Lopes, Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Departamento de Física da Universidade de Coimbra (ADDFUC/FCT/UC). €92,000.


Synthesis and characterization of diluted magnetic semiconductors for spintronics applications. Nikolai Andreevitch Sobolev, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €75,000.


ThermoBIOPOL-Thermal behaviour of biodegradable polyesters for biomedical applications. Joao Filipe Colardelle da Luz Mano, Universidade do Minho (UM). €70,000.


Flows in complex networks and cooperative effects in them: application to cellular, information, and socio-economics nets. Sergey Dorogovtsev, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €24,000.


Ecological Plasma Engineering Laboratory. CARLOS MATOS FERREIRA, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €51,880.