Grants and Contracts

No available grants at this moment..

Internship and Master Themes Available

  • Contamination driven pre-conditioning effects on marine organisms fitness to global changes. Supervisors: Bernardo Duarte (baduarte@fc.ul.pt)  & Vanessa Fonseca (vffonseca@fc.ul.pt). 

  • Effects of pharmaceutical residues in marine primary producers (diatoms and macro algae). Supervisors: Bernardo Duarte (baduarte@fc.ul.pt)  & Vanessa Fonseca (vffonseca@fc.ul.pt). 

  • Ecotoxicological effects of metal oxide nanoparticles in marine primary producers (diatoms and macro algae). Supervisors: Bernardo Duarte (baduarte@fc.ul.pt)  & Vanessa Fonseca (vffonseca@fc.ul.pt). 

  • Metal nanoparticles as contamination vectors of pharmaceutical residues and its toxicity in marine organisms (heterotrophic and autotrophic). Supervisors: Bernardo Duarte (baduarte@fc.ul.pt)  & Vanessa Fonseca (vffonseca@fc.ul.pt). 

  • Bioaccumulation and biomagnification marine biotoxins through an estuarine food web. Supervisors: Vanessa Fonseca (vffonseca@fc.ul.pt) & Marisa Silva (mpdsilva@fc.ul.pt). 

  • Elemental and biochemical fingerprinting as tools for certified origin labelling. Supervisors: Bernardo Duarte (baduarte@fc.ul.pt)  & Vanessa Fonseca (vffonseca@fc.ul.pt). 

  • Effects of increased temperature in the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum subjected to glyphosate contamination. Supervisors: Bernardo Duarte (baduarte@fc.ul.pt)  & Ricardo Cruz de Carvalho (rfcruz@fc.ul.pt). 

  • Effects of increased temperature in fatty acid composition and oxidative stress in Ulva lactuca subjected to glyphosate contamination. Supervisors: Ana Rita Matos (armatos@fc.ul.pt)  & Ricardo Cruz de Carvalho (rfcruz@fc.ul.pt).

In case of interest please contact the supervisors.