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Researcher

Quirina Ferreira

Academic position: Researcher
Joining date: 01-03-2008
Roles in IT: Researcher
Scientific Area: Basic Sciences and Enabling Technologies
Group: Organic Electronics – Lx

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Address: IT – Lisboa
Instituto Superior Técnico - Torre Norte - Piso 10
Av. Rovisco Pais, 1
1049 - 001 Lisboa
Tel: +351 21 841 84 54
Fax: +351 21 841 84 72


Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 01-01-2008
  • Nanotechnology
  • Self-Assembled Materials
  • Molecular Electronics
  • Nanomedicine
  • Scanning Tunneling Microscopy
Supervision of theses
  • Liquid Cell Development To Study An Ocular Drug Release In Real Time, MSc Student, Tiago Pereira, 07-2019
  • Filmes nanoestruturados de grafeno para a libertação controlada de fármacos oculares, MSc Student, Helena Morais, 11-2017
  • Denoise Toolbox for Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Images, Research Grant, Catarina Delfino, 12-2019
  • Denoise Toolbox for Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Images, Research Grant, João Filipe Rodrigues Antunes, 10-2014
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Preparation of nanostructured films for the controlled drug delivery, MSc Student, Mónica Sofia da Costa Araújo, 12-2015
  • F. Pires, A. Duarte, Q. Ferreira, G. Magalhães Mota, P.A. Ribeiro, M. R. Raposo, Imaging of liposomal drug delivery systems by atomic force microscopy, Chapter in, Microscopy and imaging science: practical approaches to applied research and education, A. Méndez Vilas, Formatex Research Center, Badajoz, 2017 | Full text (PDF 1 MB)
  • M. R. Raposo, Q. Ferreira, P.A. Ribeiro, A Guide for Atomic Force Microscopy Analysis of Soft-Condensed Matter, Chapter in, Current Issues on Multidisciplinary Microscopy Research and Education, A. Méndez-Vilas and L.Labajos-Broncano, 2007

Currently running projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
NEURON NEURON-Electrically conductive platforms for neural stem cell culture and differentiation FCT 01-10-2018 30-09-2021
SATRAP Rational design of Self-Assembling networks for TRansparent electrode APplications FCT/POCI 01-10-2018 30-09-2021
SUPRASOL Supramolecular assemblies for efficient, stable, and sustainable organic solar cells FCT 16-07-2018 15-07-2021

Closed Projects4

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
GreenSOL Materials for green processing and their integration in low cost organic photovoltaic cells 01-04-2016 01-03-2018
MOLDELIV Drug Delivery Control at the Molecular Level FCT 01-05-2013 01-04-2014
NOVO Non volatile polymer memories for flexible electronics FCT/PTDC 01-01-2012 01-07-2015
STM Image Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Image Processing Tools IT/LA 01-03-2014 01-06-2016
  • Q. Ferreira, C. Delfino, Self-assembled ordered phthalocyanines on graphite with applications in organic electronics, Best Poster Award - E-MRS 2018 Fall Meeting, 01-09-2018
  • J. Farinhas, Q. Ferreira, A. Charas, J. Morgado, Controlling the Morphologies on Solar Cells Based on Cross-linked Semiconducting Polymers at the Nanoscale, Best Poster Award in the 1st Cluster Workshop in Materials and Nanotechnology on December 4 – 6, 2013, 01-12-2013
  • Q. Ferreira, L. Alcácer, J. Morgado, Electrical transport in molecular wires of zinc octaethylporphyrins linked by bipyridines, Conference Participation Grant - 11th European Conference on Molecular Electronics, Barcelona, 01-09-2011
  • A. T. P. Pereira, Q. Ferreira, E. Pecoraro, C. S. R. F. Ferreira, J. Morgado, L. Alcácer, Inkjet printing of organic field-effect transistors using biocellulose derivative materials, Best poster in the XXII Encontro Nacional da SPQ, 01-07-2011
  • Q. Ferreira, Marie Curie Conferences and Training Courses series, Selected (only 12 people) to participate at the ProMiNaS course “Organic Polymer Electro-Optic Nano-Devices” in TECHNION – Israel Institute of Technology em Haifa, 5 – 16 July, 01-07-2009
  • INSTICC International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS, Technical Programme Chairman, 2017
  • University of Stirling, UK 13th International Conference on Computational Intelligence Methods for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics CIBB2016, Special Sessions Chairman, 2016
  • Small
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • Materials Chemistry and Physics
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces
    2016, 1 review(s);
  • INSTICC International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS
    2017, 1 review(s);