Celebrating CQE’s 40th anniversary

Celebrating CQE’s 40th anniversary

The celebrations concern the  coinage of a medal, the presentation of  invited lectures and a symposium with alumni (November 2016), as well as a few celebratory publications, including biographies of Prof. Fraústo da Silva (the founder of CQE) and of  Prof. Herculano de Carvalho (the founder of the precursor Centre), the history of CQE, the history of the Laboratório de Análises, etc.            Read more
3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers in Porto

3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers in Porto

Andreia Valente, a CQE@Ciencias member, belongs to the organizing committee of the 3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers and invites you all to attend. The conference will be held at the Faculty of Sciences of University of Porto, throughout September 12th-14th, 2016. The preliminary schedule can be found on the webpage (http://www.iceta.up.pt/EUSIPS3/). The Training School (TS) preceding the EuSIPs Conference (September 8th-12th, 2016) will be held at the Centre of Materials of the University of Porto (CEMUP). All candidates (maximum of 25 trainees) participating in the TS are expected afterwards to participate in the EuSIPs…Read more

Vijayakrishna Kari will be the 1st speaker of Chemforum Summer Edition

Vijayakrishna Kari, an associate professor of the Department of Chemistry, School of Advanced Sciences, VIT University in Tamil Nadu, India will be the 1st speaker of 2016 Chemforum Summer Edition, which is devoted to invited visiting scientists. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Viajayakrishna_Kari  Read more

João Tomé will be the next Chemforum speaker

João Tomé will be the next speaker of Chemforum Winter Edition. João P. C. Tomé is Associate Professor at the Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon. He is graduated in chemistry from the University of Aveiro, from where he also received his Ph.D. in 2001 working on porphyrin chemistry with Prof. Cavaleiro. His current research interests include the synthesis of porphyrins and phthalocyanines with appropriate molecular properties mainly for: photomedicine, photoinduced energy- and electronic-transfer materials, optical (chemo)sensors and (photo)catalysis. For that, he has been establishing an international network with several colleagues in these fields, maintaining a…Read more