Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge

12th Edition

Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2021

1.

Contest Presentation

 

Get to know all about the contest by downloading the presentation of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2021.

2.

The Challenge

 

Consult the information you need before applying to the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2021.

3.

Submit your idea

 

The application period ended on July 31st 2021

 

Gallery

 

See the highlights of the Closing Events over the years.

 

Previous editions

 

Get to know all the previous winners and the themes of their theses, as well as the jury panels since the 1st edition, back in 2010.

 

Success beyond the Challenge

 

We catch up with some past edition participants who have gone on to do great things since participating.

 

In the Press

 

Read what is being said in the press about us and the participants.

12th edition

PhD winners of 2021

1st prize

Emanuel Carlos

 

Institution: FCT NOVA

Thesis: “Printed Metal Oxides: A New Era for Sustainable Electronics”

2nd prize

Luís Pádua

 

Institution: UTAD

Thesis: “Automated Monitoring system for a sustainable agriculture”

3rd prize

Mario Salgado

 

Institution: UA

Thesis: “Development and implementation of devices for the conversion of agroresidues into energy and biochar in farmers cooperatives of the north Ecuadorian Amazon”

12th edition

MSc winners of 2021

1st prize

Pedro Rolo

 

Institution: UA

Thesis: “Instrumented and adaptive electromagnetic generators: a new concept of harvesting”

2nd prize

Maria Morais

 

Institution: FCT NOVA

Thesis: “Wearable non-enzymatic glucose sensor”

3rd prize

Helena Montenegro

 

Institution: FEUP

Thesis: “Privacy-Preserving visual case-based explanations”