UNINOVA installs telemedicine system in Madeira
Telemedicina in Madeira
Smart4Health Project starts with the first citizen use case for back pain prevention.
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UNINOVA participates in the creation of a robot that aims to "decontaminate spaces" and "fight the pandemic"
Robot and Covid-19
Visit to UNINOVA of Prime Minister of Portugal, António Costa, and Prime Minister of The Netherlands, Mark Rutte
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The Smart4Health Coordination at the European Parliament
Foto Virgílio Machado e Ricardo Gonçalves

Uninova mission

The main aim of UNINOVA is to pursue excellence in scientific research, technical development, advanced training, and education.

Projects

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249 587 €
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This project aims to address several scientific and technological challenges towards the use of shuttle drones to perform launch and capture maneuvers of other vehicles or objects. A first scenario is considered where the shuttle drones cooperate with the vehicles to be launched or captured, either relaying information about their planned motion or actively synchronizing.
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11 883 025 €
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35
The rising decentralization of the energy system is unveiling an enormous opportunity for energy stakeholders to leverage on big data & AI technologies to improve decision making. There are however some barriers hampering the exploitation of this potential, such as the lack of standardized big data architectures for smart grids and regulatory frameworks not enabling data sharing.
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7 720 799 €
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12
SOLSTICE answers the quest for stationary energy storage with two Na-Zn molten salt batteries, which operate at elevated temperature. The first concept benefits from the existing and successful ZEBRA® technology. Replacing their Ni-electrode by cheap and abundant Zn will only minimally affect other system parts thereby ensuring fast commercialisation.
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3 950 469 €
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18
TExTOUR uses ICTs and social innovation tools to work with 8 Cultural Tourism Pilots in less known areas to conceive and design collaborative work methodologies for the development of CT strategies for their sites. Each pilot sets up Labs Communities, composed of a wide range of stakeholders with a relevant role in the development of CT sector.
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11 618 610 €
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20
Coordinated by UNINOVA
ICU4Covid will deploy and test the a Cyber-Physical System for Telemedicine and Intensive Care at large-scale, in 4+4 Intensive Care Unit Hubs in Europe (4 from initial consortium and 4 selected by an Open Call), involving more than 30000 patients/year with a coverage of approximately 60 Million citizens.
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5 998 878 €
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13
The EU-funded VesselAI project plans to develop a framework that facilitates the modelling and prediction of ships’ behaviour. Using digital twin technology, the framework will efficiently fuse and assimilate huge amounts of data, enabling highly accurate modelling as well as design and operation optimisation of ships and fleets under various dynamic conditions.
More info: https://cordis.europa.eu/project/id/958205
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11 442 342 €
Partners
24
The EU-funded i4Q project will develop a Reliable Industrial Data Services (RIDS) solution based on the Internet of things (IoT). This is a complete suite based on 22 i4Q solutions that can manage a large amount of industrial data.
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897 000 €
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7
Coordinated by UNINOVA
The EU-funded SYNERGY project will boost the scientific and technical capacity of Portuguese institutions in the domain of energy harvesting and micropower management. The project will encourage scientific excellence, leading to the establishment of new self-powered smart platforms entirely compatible with Portuguese institutions.
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3 992 100 €
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5
FOXES project will develop a clean, compact, low-cost and scalable high-energy density solution for powering IoT devices such as wireless sensor nodes. More specifically, the proposed system will combine a high-efficiency solar cell with a multilayer capacitor and an energy management circuit, minimising the use of harmful materials and improving recyclability and end-of-life disposability.
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6 999 654 €
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34
Home to more than 2 200 inhabited islands, the EU is committed to facilitating their clean energy transition. A long-term framework can ensure the islands are able to generate their own sustainable, low-cost energy. The EU-funded IANOS project is working in this direction starting from the islands of Terceira (Azores),Ameland (Netherlands),Lampedusa (Italy),Bora Bora (France) and Nisyros (Greece).

News & Events

Smart Bear, a European project that develops a Big Data platform to provide an intelligent and personalized digital solution to support an independent and healthy lifestyle in the elderly community, is already in the testing phase in Madeira, coordinated by UNINOVA.
The Regional Government of Madeira now provides the population with the "Holobalance" technology, which consists of specific equipment to promote personalized and motivational virtual training for patients and users with balance disorders.
The testing phase of the Smart4Health platform has now arrived to Lisbon and Vale do Tejo region, specifically at UNINOVA facilities on the FCT campus. Access and manage your health data anywhere and at any time. Collaborate with a unique and innovative project at EU level.
We are happy to announce that DIH4CPS website is a finalist at the .eu Web Awards in category Laurels! DIH4CPS is one of the H2020 projects coordinated by UNINOVA. The final result will be revealed at the 14th of October at the Award Ceremony.
The initiative "Madeira Digital Health and Wellbeing", organized by UNINOVA, brings together digital projects in the areas of health and well-being, and promotes, starting today 24 May 2021, a set of public demonstrations, in Funchal, on the use of technology in medicine.
UNINOVA installs telemedicine system in Madeira. This telemedicine system is part of the “Madeira Digital Health and Wellbeing” initiative, which will be launched to the public on May 26, in Funchal.
UNINOVA - Institute for the Development of New Technologies at NOVA School of Science and Technology participates in a project that intends the robot "Júlia 1" to be able to decontaminate, in a practical and efficient way, large spaces, such as health units, factories, offices or shopping centers.

Jobs Opportunities

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2021-10-19
The UNINOVA opens a Call for granting three (3) PhD Scholarships (BD), from now on designated as PhD research grants, complying with the provisions of the FCT Regulation for Studentships and Fellowships (RBI) and the Research Fellowship Holder Statute (EBI).
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2021-10-19
UNINOVA, opens an international call to hire a Researcher, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and at full-time under the following Research Projects funded by the H2020 Programme from the European Commission: INEDIT (GA 869952), ZDMP (GA 825631) and FAITH (GA 875358).
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2021-10-12
A call is open for the award of 1 (one) Research Fellowship (BI) at UNINOVA within the scope of the project H2020-SC1-FA-DTS-2018-2 - (GA 857172) Smart Bear funded by the European Commission, for the development of R&D activities.
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2021-10-12
A call is open for the award of 1 (one) Research Fellowship (BI) at UNINOVA within the scope of the project H2020-SU-DS-2020 (GA 101021659) SENTINEL funded by the European Commission, for the development of R&D activities.
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2021-10-12
UNINOVA, by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call to hire a Doctoral Researcher, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract, under the following the Research Project SOLSTICE (GA 963599) and under the scientific coordination of Prof. Doutor José António Barata de Oliveira.
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2021-10-12
A call is open for the award of 1 (one) Research Fellowship (BI) at UNINOVA - Institute for the Development of New Technologies within the scope of the project H2020-SC1-DTH-2018-1- (GA 826117) Smart4Health funded by the European Commission for the development of R&D activities.
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2021-10-08
Call is open for the award of 1 (one) Research Grant under the project SOLSTICE – 963599 - Sodium-Zinc molten salt batteries for low-cost stationary storage, funded by the H2020 Program from the European Commission for the development of R&D activities.
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2021-09-21
A call is open for the award of 1 (one) Research Grant under the project UNI/OCCAM BIO LIMITED, for the development of R&D activities to be carried out by PhD students or graduates and masters enrolled in non-academic degree courses.
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2021-09-13
A call is open for the award of 1 (one) Research Grant under the project SOLSTICE – 963599 - Sodium- Zinc molten salt batteries for low-cost stationary storage, funded by the H2020 Program from the European Commission, for the development of R&D activities.
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2021-09-06
UNINOVA, by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call to hire a Researcher under the project MUSEP “Multi-Mission Data Exploitation Platform”, funded by the European Space Agency, contract CCR Nº2 to ESA Contract Nº 4000127068/19/ES/JD for the development of R&D activities.
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2021-09-06
UNINOVA, by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call to hire a Researcher under the project MUSEP “Multi-Mission Data Exploitation Platform”, funded by the European Space Agency, contract CCR Nº2 to ESA Contract Nº 4000127068/19/ES/JD for the development of R&D activities.
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2021-08-26
UNINOVA opens an international call to hire an Administrative Assistant, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and at full-time under the following Research Projects funded by the H2020 Programme from the EU: DIH4CPS, ICU4Covid, Smart4Health, Impactour, BIECO and Vessel AI.
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09-08-2021
UNINOVA – Instituto de Desenvolvimento de Novas Tecnologias, by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call for 1 (one) Research Grant under the PTDC/CTM-REF/1008/2020 – FLEXSOLAR – "Flexible Solar Cells of Perovskite Thin Films and Epitaxial Silicon with High Efficiency".
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2021-07-29
UNINOVA, by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call to hire a Researcher, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and at full-time under the following Research Projects funded by the H2020 Programme from the EU: i4Q – 958205, Vessel-AI – 957237, TExTOUR – 101004687.
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2021-07-29
UNINOVA, by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call to hire 2 Researchers, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and at full-time under the following Research Projects funded by the H2020 Programme from the EU: ICU4Covid – 101016000, Smart Bear – 857172, FAITH – 875358.
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2021-07-29
UNINOVA, by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call to hire Researchers, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and at full-time under the following Research Projects funded by the H2020 Programme from the EU: ICU4Covid – 101016000, i4Q – 958205, FAITH – 875358.
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2021-07-29
UNINOVA by decision of the Executive Committee, opens an international call to hire 2 Researchers, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and at full-time under the following Research Projects funded by the H2020 Programme from the EU: INEDIT 869952, ZDMP 825631 and ICU4Covid 101016000.
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2021-07-29
UNINOVA by decision of the Executive Committee opens an international call to hire a Researcher, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and at full-time under the Research Project entitled Bridging the security, privacy and data protection gap for smaller enterprises in Europe (SENTINEL - 10102165)
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2021-05-11
UNINOVA opens an international call to hire a Researcher, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and in exclusivity under the research Unit “Instituto de Nanoestruturas, Nanomodelação e NanoFabricação” (I3N – UIDB/50025/2020-2023), with the support of national funds from FCT budget.
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2021-04-23
UNINOVA opens an international call to hire a Researcher, in the form of an Unfixed-Term Contract and in exclusivity under the Research Project “Fully Oxide-based Zero-Emission and Portable Energy Supply" (FOXES, Grant Agreement 951774) funded by the H2020 Programme from the European Commission.

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