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Professor Geoffrey Mitchell was a member of the jury of Miriam Sousa, a PhD student in Biotechnology and Biosciences at Instituto Superior Técnico

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

Professor Geoffrey Mitchell was a member of the jury of Miriam Sousa, a PhD student in Biotechnology and Biosciences at Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon. The thesis was entitled Ex-Vivo Culture of Neural Stem Cells in Nanofiber Scaffolds: Cellular Organization and Dynamic Systems. Miriam passed with distinction unanimously. The other members of the jury were: Professor Joaquim Cabral (IST, UL, Portugal), Dr. Alessando Pellegata (UCL, London, UK),  Dr. [+]

International Collaboration between IPLeiria (CDRSP and Health School) and the University of Karntaka results in book chapter in the new  Elsevier Book

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

International Collaboration between IPLeiria (CDRSP and Health School) and the University of Karntaka results in book chapter in the new  Elsevier Book on Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery   https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-814033-8.00006-0     Protein Nanocarriers for Targeted Drug (2018) Delivery for Cancer Therapy p. 173-204   Authors: Mahadevappa Y. Kariduraganavar1, Geetha B. Heggannavar1, Sandra Amado2,3, Geoffrey R. Mitchell3,4   Karnatak University, Dharwad, India1; School of Health Sciences at the Polytechnic Institute [+]

The 2nd international conference ADDISPACE was held on the 3rd and 4th of October 2018 under the Interreg Sudoe program.

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

The 2nd international conference ADDISPACE was held on the 3rd and 4th of October 2018 under the Interreg Sudoe program.   This conference was part of the activities of the International Moulding Week of Marinha Grande. During this conference a workshop was held on October 3 at the CDRSP building to present the developments, results and future work for the ADDISPACE project. This international project aims at the study [+]

Nuno Alves, Paula Faria and Sandra Amado organized the fourth edition of the Symposium on Computational Tools for Direct Digital Manufacturing (CT4DDM)

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Nuno Alves, Paula Pascoal Faria and Sandra Amado from the Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development, Institute Polytechnic of Leiria, Portugal organized the fourth edition of the Symposium on Computational Tools for Direct Digital Manufacturing (CT4DDM),  held within the International Conference on Applied Mathematics ICNAAM 2018, on Rhodes, Greece from 13-18 of September 2018. This is the fourth time that they are invited to organise CT4DDM as part of ICNAAM.     [+]

Professor Paula Faria, researcher from CDRSP, was elected to be on the Direction Board of the Mathematics Portuguese Society

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Professor Paula Faria, researcher from CDRSP, was elected to be on the Direction Board of the Mathematics Portuguese Society in September 2018. The Portuguese Mathematical Society(SPM) is a Portuguese institution, founded in 1940, whose objectives are the development of education and the dissemination and promotion of mathematical research in Portugal. SPM is responsible for the edition of scientific journal Portugaliæ Mathematica, Boletim SPM, Gazeta de Matemática and several books. [+]