Block Windowed Burst Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing Transmission Method with Window Overlapping and Time-Interleaving

Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) is still at 5G (and since 3G) the preferred modulation of choice, due to its robustness to inter-symbol interference associated with multipath channels. (more…)

BLOODless – Unique Blood-free Diet for Rearing Malaria Mosquito Vectors

A mosquito diet similar to blood that frees research and control of vector-borne diseases like malaria of financial and ethical constraints. (more…)

CAPSEL – Cellulose Aluminium Polymer multi-ions composite Solid-electrolyte and Capacitors

CAPSEL is a low cost and efficient cellulose aluminium polymer multi-ions solid electrolyte, with ionic conductivity in the range of 0.1-10 mS/cm. (more…)

CrystalTwins – gas sensing technology for fine alcohol discrimination

CRYSTALTWINS is an innovative solution for sustainable, fast & fine methanol discrimination in ethanol environments, such as for methanol detection in alcoholic drinks. (more…)

Dendritic cell-based therapies for cancer treatment

Viable dendritic cells with up to 2-fold higher capacity to boost antigen-specific anti-tumour and anti-viral activity (more…)

EK reactor – electrodialytic technology as a pre-treatment for wastewater reuse applications

Improved electrodialytic technology for materials and irrigation sector application and hydrogen production for clean energy production (more…)

Engineered enzyme-like polymer particles for catalytic processes

This technology describes a new strategy for production of enzyme-like polymer particles useful for industrial catalytic processes. Versatile, very specific and multi-functional template-monomer complexes were synthesized for further use in polymerization reactions where highly stable and reusable polymer particles are obtained with catalytic activity. (more…)

Explosion Energy Dissipation System

A invenção permite a utilização flexível em termos de dimensões físicas, curso deformável disponível e materiais empregues, mantendo um comportamento altamente estável do dissipador durante o processo de dissipação, permitindo adaptar as suas caraterísticas a qualquer estrutura existente ou em construção, de modo a absorver e redistribuir a energia remanescente da explosão pela estrutura global, protegendo os elementos portantes essenciais à estabilidade estrutural. (more…)

Innovative one-pot method for synthesis of a chemical building block in human healthcare, from succinic acid in carbon dioxide and ionic liquid media.

A new method to produce a chemical compound named  9-Thiabicyclo[3.3.1]nonane-2,6-dione in a one-pot process was invented. (more…)

Innovative process for obtaining multiple Polymer Ionic Liquid (PILs) gels electrolytes from renewable source

The present invention describes an innovative process for obtaining multiple Polymer Ionic Liquid (PILs) gels electrolytes from renewable source. (more…)

Low-cost and high-performance 3D printed advanced ceramic materials

3D printing of advanced ceramic materials, such as superconductors, is a new approach to obtain cheaper and easily processed complex shapes. (more…)

New eddy currents probe for tubular geometries

The invention consists of a new eddy currents probe for non-destructive testing of components with circular geometry. The probe is composed by 2 main features, the sensitive coil and the excitation winding which disposition allows a greater sensibility in the components testing. (more…)

Novel multi-resistant microbial, biofilm and biofouling hybrid isoprenoid inhibitors isolated from MAR4 strains

Actinomycetes were targeted from marine sediments collected off Madeira Archipelago, located at the unexplored Macaronesia Atlantic ecoregion. (more…)

RADIANT – Raman based probe and decision-making tool for dental diagnostics in preventive dentistry

Raman based probe and decision-making tool for dental diagnostics in preventive dentistry, aiming to reduce the need for painful and expensive treatments. (more…)

Smart Fishing

The Smart Fishing project was designed to make face to safety and sustainability issues in artisanal fishing through the community-based development of an Integrated Technological Solution. (more…)

Synthetic antigen biosensor for detection of Pneumocystis pneumonia

A Pneumocystis jirovecii recombinant synthetic antigen and an ELISA for detection of anti-P. jirovecii antibodies, were developed for the serodiagnosis of severe interstitial pneumonia (more…)

System for Selective and Controlled Sampling of Exhaled Air

A system and method for selective sampling of exhaled air in which the user exhale into the portable sampling device and the breath flow is calculated from the user’s air flow temperature obtained by the sensor. Furthermore, it is possible to correlate the air flow with the variation of temperature of the exhaled air. (more…)