Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT)

  • Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia

    2829-516 Caparica


Organization profile

Profile Information

The NOVA School of Science and Technology (FCT NOVA) located at the Campus of Caparica (30 ha), south of Lisbon, is today one of the most prestigious Portuguese engineering and science schools.

With nearly 8 000 students, 440 academic (95% holding a PhD) and 200 non-academic staff, FCT NOVA is organized in 14 Departments, 16 R&D Units and 6 Support Services.

FCT NOVA participates in the consortia sponsored by the Portuguese State with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Carnegie Mellon (CMU) and the University of Texas at Austin (UTA) offering some of its advanced study programmes. With an intensive relationship culture with the exterior, FCT NOVA has strong links with several Portuguese and Foreign Universities, related to the exchange of teachers or students in the framework of the existing 300 bilateral agreements or within the numerous European and National research projects.

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    Research Output

  • Accessibility assessment in mobile applications for android

    Acosta-Vargas, P., Salvador-Ullauri, L., Jadán-Guerrero, J., Guevara, C., Sanchez-Gordon, S., Calle-Jimenez, T., Lara-Alvarez, P., Medina, A. & Nunes, I. L., 1 Jan 2020, Advances in Human Factors and Systems Interaction - Proceedings of the AHFE 2019 International Conference on Human Factors and Systems Interaction. Nunes, I. L. (ed.). Cham: Springer Verlag, p. 279-288 10 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 959).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2 Citations (Scopus)

    A comparative study of analytical rosenthal, finite element, and experimental approaches in laser welding of aa5456 alloy

    Hekmatjou, H., Zeng, Z., Shen, J., Oliveira, J. P. & Naffakh-Moosavy, H., Apr 2020, In : Metals. 10, 4, 436.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Prizes

    10th edition of Green Project Awards

    Raquel Filipa Costa Viveiros (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: National/international honour

  • 11th DNA Cascais Ideas and Business contest-CINC

    Raquel Filipa Costa Viveiros (Recipient), 2017

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • 1st edition of YERUN Research Mobility Award

    Raquel Filipa Costa Viveiros (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    DCSA - Departamento de Ciências Sociais Aplicadas (Organisational unit)

    Maria Luísa Sousa (Member)
    2020 → …

    Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

    Jury of Academic Degrees

    Luisa Bernardina Lopes Maia (Member of Jury)
    2020 → …

    Activity: Examination