25 years of Science and Innovation









28-05-2020 | 12:00

LEPABE: The Present and the Future challenges

Maria Arminda Alves

LEPABE Coordinator

04-06-2020 | 12:00

Laser nerds at LEPABE: a successful transition

from research to industry!

Ali Emami

PhD Student at LEPABE/PPE

18-06-2020 | 12:00

Exploring Life Cycle Assessment: a tool to quantify

environmental impacts

Belmira Neto

Senior Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

25-06-2020 | 12:00

NAM4Covid19 – What if you could know the test results

in less than 1 hour?

Ricardo Oliveira

PhD Student at LEPABE/BIO

02-07-2020 | 12:00

Oscillatory Flow Reactors/Crystallizers: From Lab to Market

António Ferreira

Assistant Researcher at LEPABE/SA

16-07-2020 | 12:00

Chemometrics: From fundamentals

to practical applications

Ana Lacerda Leal

PhD Student at LEPABE/PSE

23-07-2020 | 12:00

Biomedical applications of graphene

Artur Pinto

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/PPE

30-07-2020 | 12:00

Indoor air pollution in schools: Towards solving the problem

Pedro Branco

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

10-09-2020 | 12:00

The “social” life and “secret language” of bacteria:

New ways to fight antibiotic resistance

Anabela Borges

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/BIO

17-09-2020 | 12:00

The world of biosensors towards early detection of  neurodegenerative diseases

Pedro Carneiro

PhD Student at LEPABE/SA

24-09-2020 | 12:00

Environmental applications of microalgae:

From bioremediation to biomass valorisation

Ana Luísa Gonçalves

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

01-10-2020 | 12:00

Low toxicity and environmentally friendly

wood-based products

Jorge Santos

Postdoc Researcher at Polytechnic Institute of Viseu|LEPABE/PPE

08-10-2020 | 12:00

Using Proteomics to unravel biofilm’s resistance

Idalina Machado

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/BIO

15-10-2020 | 12:00

Microencapsulation: chemical engineering applied to the microscale

Berta Estevinho

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/SA

22-10-2020 | 12:00

Shipping emissions modelling - revealing a

black secret of the sea

Rafael Nunes


5-11-2020 | 12:00

Perovskite Solar Cells: the new age of photovoltaics?

Cristina Teixeira

PhD Student at LEPABE/PPE

12-11-2020 | 12:00

Defining strategies to enhance microalgae production

Mariana Carneiro

PhD Student at LEPABE/BIO

19-11-2020 | 12:00

Olive Mill Wastewater Valorization through Steam Reforming Reaction in a Sorption-Enhanced Membrane Reactor

Cláudio da Silva Rocha

PhD Student at LEPABE/ENV

26-11-2020 | 12:00

Tailoring the crystal size distribution of an active pharmaceutical ingredient

Patrícia Cruz

PhD Student at LEPABE/SA

03-12-2020 | 12:00

Solar Redox Flow Cells:

the future of solar energy storage

Telmo Lopes

PhD Student at LEPABE/PPE

10-12-2020 | 12:00

Sewage Sludge as a Potential Sustainable Agricultural Fertilizer

Vera Homem

Assistant Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

17-12-2020 | 12:00

APQuímica and the chemical sector: challenges for the next decade and the role of R&D and innovation

Carla Pedro

Director General at APQuímica

21-01-2021 | 12:00

Nucleic acid mimics delivery into bacteria:

fighting antibiotic resistance

Nuno Guimarães

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/BIO

28-01-2021 | 12:00

Electrochemical reduction of CO2:

a clean process for carbon recycling

Cátia Azenha

PhD Student at LEPABE/PPE

11-02-2021 | 12:00

Horizon Europe: the new R&I Framework-Programme (2021-2027)

Pedro Coelho

Head of INOV Unit @ FEUP

25-02-2021 | 12:00

Integration of agroindustrial by-products

in the Fenton-like oxidation of olive mill wastewater

Bruno M. Esteves

PhD Student at LEPABE/ENV

11-03-2021 | 12:00

A Chemical Industry without CO2:

Where to Start

Hermann J. Feise

EFCE President

25-03-2021 | 12:00

The challenge to microencapsulate liposoluble vitamins, for cosmetic and food applications

Marisa Ribeiro

PhD Student at LEPABE/SA

08-04-2021 | 12:00


Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells for Artificial and Solar Light Conversion

Dzmitry Ivanou

Assistant Researcher at LEPABE/PPE

22-04-2021 | 12:00

Delivery of oligonucleotides to control bacteria

Rita Sobral F. M. Santos

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/BIO

06-05-2021 | 12:00

Optimized Gas Cyclones

Romualdo Salcedo

Senior Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

27-05-2021 | 12:15


Revisiting the LEPABE TALKS


The organizing committee of the LEPABE Talks

17-06-2021 | 12:00

Siloxanes in WWTPs: presence, impact, and challenges in their removal

Nuno Ratola

Principal Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

01-07-2021 | 12:00

From research to business – Amnis Pura, a spinoff dedicated to gas purification

Frederico Moura Relvas

PhD student at LEPABE/PPE and co-founder of AmnisPura

15-07-2021 | 12:00

Are emerging contaminants affecting drinking water bacteria?

Inês Bezerra Gomes

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/BIO

09-09-2021 | 12:00

Sustainability: Understanding and Technology Development

Carlos Costa

Emeritus Professor at LEPABE/PPE

23-09-2021 | 12:00

Engineered nanoparticles for targeted brain delivery

Maria João Ramalho

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/SA

07-10-2021 | 12:00

Cluster Analysis as a Procedure for Categorizing Crude Oils

André Mendes Sancho

PhD student at LEPABE/PSE

21-10-2021 | 12:00

Longe da Vista, Longe do Coração

(Far from the eyes, far from the heart)

Olga C. Nunes

Senior Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

04-11-2021 | 12:00

Catalytic methane decomposition: A clean pathway for competitive hydrogen production

Luís Alves

PhD student at LEPABE/PPE

18-11-2021 | 12:00

Liposomes as Biomembrane Models for Drug Discovery and Development: The case of Alzheimer's disease

Stéphanie Andrade

PhD student at LEPABE/SA

02-12-2021 | 12:00

Food safety: surveillance and diagnostic tools

Carina Almeida

Senior Researcher at INIAV || Recently Integrated Member LEPABE/ BIO

16-12-2021 | 12:00

Presence and removal of carcinogenic PAHs from recycled tires used in synthetic football fields

Nikola Kurucová

PhD student at LEPABE/ENV

20-01-2022 | 12:00

About the Future of Research in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Sebastião Feyo de Azevedo

Emeritus Professor at LEPABE/FEUP

03-02-2022 | 12:00

Effect of citric acid on the dimensional stability of solid wood of pinus sylvestris submitted to thermo-mechanical densification

Matheus Couto Crisóstomo

PhD student at LEPABE/PPE

17-02-2022 | 12:00

Drawing Lessons from Nature to Develop Antifouling Surfaces for the Food Industry

Luciana Gomes

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/BIO

17-03-2022 | 12:00

Controlled delivery systems to improve the chemotherapeutic action of retinoic acid

Antónia Gonçalves

PhD student at LEPABE/SA

31-03-2022 | 12:00

Hydrogen production through water-gas shift reaction in multifunctional reactors

Miguel Angel Soria

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

21-04-2022 | 12:00

Prospection of Marine Biocatalisers for Natural Pigments

Joana Assunção


05-05-2022 | 12:00

The Digitalization and The Chemical Engineering:          A Few Thoughts

Fernando G. Martins

Process Systems Engineering

19-05-2022 | 12:00

Hydrogen and fuel cells  -  A future perspective!

Paulo Ribeirinha


02-06-2022 | 12:00

Scaled-down reactors for crystallization and precipitation processes

Filipa Castro

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/SA

23-06-2022 | 12:00

Finding chemotherapy's fingerprints on hospital surfaces to assess potential health risks for workers

Mónica Santos

Junior Researcher at LEPABE/ENV

08-09-2022 | 12:00

The Arrow of Time


22-09-2022 | 12:00

From Portugal to Brussels – the experience of an ex-FEUP at the European Commission (HaDEA)

Susana Xará

06-10-2022 | 12:00

112CO2 – Low temperature catalytic methane decomposition for COx-free hydrogen production

Tiago Lagarteira


20-10-2022 | 12:00

Advanced Oxidation Processes for Liquid and Gaseous Effluents Treatment

Carmen Rodrigues


03-11-2022 | 12:00

A successful ERC application: writing process and interview preparation

Ana Rita Lado Ribeiro


03-11-2022 | 12:00

Bacterial detection using NAM-FISH and spectral imaging

Andreia Azevedo


15-12-2022 | 12:00

Nós nos Presépios… as the Christian communities always loved to be actors in Nativity Scenes

Conceição Alvim Ferraz


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