NAME OF THE ORGANISATION
NOVA School of Science and Technology - NOVA University of Lisbon
TYPE OF INSTITUTION
Campus de Caparica, 2829-516, Caparica, Portugal
NAME OF CONTACT PERSON
Doctor João Pedro Gouveia
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE ORGANISATION
NOVA University of Lisbon through the School of Science and Technology (NOVA ST) is one of the most prestigious Portuguese and European engineering and science public schools. It is engaged in extensive research activity developed in 16 research centers involving 1600 PhD and Master’s students of the total enrolment of 8000. Regarding research outputs NOVA ST has published about 13 000 papers indexed in Scopus and Web of Science (from 2016 to 2020, FCT NOVA published 4 709 papers), in top journals and conferences with high impact, where has earned recognition by its peers. F NOVA ST has a broad expertise in cutting edge R&D+I due to a multidisciplinary nature and strong experience in fundamental and applied research projects, ranging from materials, environment and biotechnologies to conservation and restoration. With a total of 630 academic staff and 200 non-academic staff, NOVA ST's has internationally recognized professionals due to their high potential in R&D+I activities, with researchers awarded ERC grants (9 in total) and merit prizes. NOVA ST has been awarded since 2014 with ~120 European and International projects. This shows the visibility and competitiveness of the school at International level and its strong experience in collaborative projects, working with partners from all over the world.
HOW THE ORGANISATION WILL CONTRIBUTE TO THE DISSEMINATION AND EXPLOITATION OF THE PROJECT RESULTS
- Identification of needs in the Energy sector;
- Comment the structures of the professional modules and university courses, which are being developed;
- Participate in seminars or even give classes on topics related to professional courses and modules;
- Dissemination of project activities and results.