Edições anteriores/Past editions

2014-2015

A edição Xperience 2014-2015 foi patrocinada em conjunto pela Caixa Geral de Depósitos e pela Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian e contou com o apoio institucional da Embaixada de Portugal em Londres.

PARSUK Xperience 2014-2015 was jointly sponsored by Caixa Geral de Depósitos and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. The Embassy of Portugal in the United Kingdom gave its institutional support.

Xperience 2015

 

2013-2014

A edição Xperience 2013-2014 foi patrocinada em conjunto pela Stab Vida e pela Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian e contou com o apoio institucional da Embaixada de Portugal em Londres.

PARSUK Xperience 2013-2014 was jointly supported by Stab Vida and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. The Embassy of Portugal in the United Kingdom gave its institutional support.

Project nr.

Project title

Supervisor

Current position

Institution

Field of research

Available period

1

Walking through apertures in virtual environments

Rita Oliveira

Senior lecturer

London South Bank University

Human movement science; Visual perception

11 August – 5 September

2

Solving PDE using stochastic calculus – applications in Finance and Physics

Gonçalo Reis

Lecturer

University of Edinburgh

Stochastic analysis; Numerical Analysis; Finance; PDE analysis

1 – 31 July and 15 August – 30 September

3

Multi-level Monte-Carlo methods and applications

Gonçalo Reis

Lecturer

University of Edinburgh

Stochastic analysis; Numerical Analysis; Finance; PDE analysis

1 – 31 July and 15 August – 30 September

4

Scanning Kelvin Probe Microscopy in ferroelectrics

Rui Goncalves Lopes

PhD Student

University of Leeds and National Physical Laboratory

Functional Materials; AFM

1 August – 30 September

5

Computational analysis of telomere position effects in human cells

Angela Goncalves

Postdoctoral Fellow

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge

Bioinformatics

23 June – 20 July and 1 – 30 September

6

Feeding behaviour of stalked barnacles (Pollicipes pollicipes): a step towards aquaculture

Sofia Cota Franco

PhD Student

Newcastle University

Marine biology; Aquaculture

4 – 31 August

7

Targeting multi-subunit complexes with peptidic chemical probes

Teresa Faria Cardote

PhD Student

College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee

Structural Biology; Biophysics

1 July – 8 August

8

Molecular evolution of vision in snakes

Bruno Fonseca Simões

Postdoctoral Researcher

Department of Life Science, The Natural History Museum, London

Molecular Evolution; Vision Biology

1 – 31 July

9

Medical imaging and adaptive radiotherapy for prostate cancer

Catarina Veiga

PhD Student

University College London

Medical Physics; Bioengineering

1 July – 10 August

10

Exploring metabolic adaptations as targets for prostate cancer therapy

Nelma Pértega Gomes

Honorary PostDoc

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute and University of Cambridge

Prostate Cancer; Cancer Metabolism

1 – 30 September

11

Investigation of hypoxia-mediated cell invasion using 3D cancer cell models

Isabel Pires

Lecturer/

Group leader

University of Hull

Cancer Biology

14 July – 9 August

12

Nerve regeneration after injury

João Nuno Alves

PhD Student

University of Cambridge

Clinical Neurosciences

31 July – 31 August

13

Innovation and competitiveness of small and medium enterprises in Portugal

Sara Barbosa de Melo

 Lecturer

Queen’s University Management School, Belfast

Innovation; Organisational learning

1 – 31 July 2014

14

The New Public Management movement and its influence on healthcare – the case of Portugal

Sara Barbosa de Melo

 Lecturer

Queen’s University Management School, Belfast

Healthcare management; Innovation; Organisational learning

1 – 31 July 2014

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