Last week, IDL received the visit of Mona Lisa Oliveira from Universidade Estadual do Ceará (UECE) in Brasil, who spoke about the “Collaboration FCUL and UECE: Energy, Transports and Sustainability". Mona Lisa was the first PhD student of Carla Silva, IDL's researcher. You can find this fact and more in the conversation we had with Mona Lisa after her talk.
Yesterday, Sara Freitas presented her PhD on "Photovoltaic Potential in Building Façades". Congratulations! Here you can find more about Sara's research.
Read more about the visit of Colégio da Beloura to IDL the news of FCUL (in Portuguese).
Yesterday, Célia Lee was interviewed by Ciências. Image Credit: Pedro Côrte-Real (ACI Ciências) Here you can read the interview (in Portuguese).
Last week, IDL members of the Energy Transition group and the journalists of Ciências tested a solar boat, which will provide small trips in the Tagus river in the "Festival Solar Lisboa". Here you can read (in Portuguese) more details about the event, the group, the boat and one of the organizers of the events: Sara Freitas, IDL's PhD student.
Carlos Marques da Silva was one of the speakers of the TEDx Almada 2018. The theme of the event was "Diversity". (Image Credit: TEDX Almada) Here you can watch the talk of Carlos Marques da Silva.
"Num mundo mais quente, a palavra de ordem é adaptação" ("In a warmer world, the most important word is adaptation") is the title of the news article produced by "Fronteiras XXI | Temas que desafiam Portugal e o Mundo"*, that includes interviews with IDL researchers Pedro M. Soares and Rita Cardoso. *cooperation betweeen Fundação Francisco Manuel [...]
Here you can read the newspiece "Manchas florestais ajudam a proteger os solos e a gerar chuva" written by Nuno Patrício, journalist of RTP. The interview to Emanuel Dutra and Pedro Miranda took place in IDL's conference room.
On the 28th of March - a day of spring tides that coincided with the local festivities - the opening of the sand barrier (which separates the lagoon from the ocean) of Santo André beach took place. IDL researchers (Conceição Freitas, Anabela Cruces, César Andrade, Miguel Inácio e Vera Lopes) together with the group of Environmental Engineering (FE-ULHT), [...]
Martin Schilller, Martin Bizzarro and Vera Assis Fernandes (Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Germany and IDL) published the article "Isotopic evolution of the protoplanetary disk and the building blocks of Earth and the Moon". You can read more about the article in the news of FCUL (in Portuguese). Image Credit: NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University