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FROM NATURE TO PRODUCTS, TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY.

José Manuel Ribeiro Correia Afonso dos Santos

Auxiliary Researcher
Group: Sustainable Processes and Products
Phone: 273303832
E-mail: josesantos@ipb.pt
ORCID: 0000-0003-2103-4085
Scopus Author ID: 24802593600

Career

  • Since 2019: Assistant Researcher at Polytechnic Institute of Bragança (Portugal)
  • 2012 - 2019: RTD Manager at Polytechnic Institute of Bragança (Portugal)
  • 2011 - 2011: Manager of the Project Management Office at the Oil and Gas Business Unit of ISA - Intelligent Sensing Anywhere, S.A., Coimbra (Portugal)
  • 2007 - 2011: Senior Researcher and Senior Project Manager at CeNTI - Centre for Nanotechnology and Smart Materials, VN Famalicão (Portugal)
  • 2006 - 2007: Senior Researcher at UMR 7610-Chimie des Polymères, Université Pierre-et-Marie-Curie, Paris (France)
  • 2005 - 2006: European Projects Manager at the the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology
  • 2002 - 2005: Lecturer at the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança (Portugal)
  • 1999 - 2002: PhD programme at GE Plastics, Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands/The University of Leeds, United Kingdom
  • 1998 - 1998: Trainee at the R&D Laboratory of Soporcel, Figueira da Fozb( Portugal)

Roles

  • Since 2017: Member, past board member, past co-moderator of the group on Benchmarking and Science Policies at the "Plataforma de Interface à Ciência" (Platform for Science Interface Professionals in Portugal)
  • 2017 - 2019: Member of the Core Team and Facilitator at the Demola North Portugal Innovation Centre
  • 2012 - 2018: Evaluator of European Project Proposals (FP7, H2020, EUROSTARS (EUREKA) and COST (ESF)) and of Project Proposals submitted to the Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique (FRS-FNRS, Belgium), to the National Innovation Agency (ANI, Portugal), to the Irish Research Council (IRC) and to the Innovation Fund Denmark

Qualifications

  • 2010 - Post-graduate degree in Professional Project Management at The Instituto Superior Bissaya Barreto, Coimbra (Portugal)
  • 2004 - Post-graduate degree in Environmental Technology at the University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real (Portugal)
  • 2003 - PhD. in Chemical Engineering at the University of Leeds, United Kingdom
  • 1999 - First degree in Chemical engineering at the University of Coimbra, Portugal

Awards and Honors

  • 2012 - Listed in the 2012 edition of Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • 2011 - Listed in the 2011 edition of Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • 2010 - Student Support Award by the Organising Committee of the First International Conference on IGC, Imperial College, London, UK. This award was granted on the basis of the two Posters and the Oral Presentation with which I contributed to this Conference
  • 2005 - Award by the Portuguese Engineers Professional Association for the professional activity carried out during the period I was a Trainee Member of this organisation

Interests

  • Research and Innovation Management, Knowledge and Technology Transfer, Professional Project Management
  • Chemical engineering, materials science and engineering, polymer chemistry and technology, surface engineering: novel surface treatments for cellulosic materials (since 1998), polymeric materials processing technologies, inverse gas chromatography, surface modification of inorganic particles, inorganic-organic composites, ATRP, superhydrophobic/oleophobic materials, biomimetic reversible adhesives, novel PU-based formulations, novel polyolefin- based coatings and composite materials, surface treatments based on the use of actinic radiation.

Projects:

PulpIng - Development of Pumpking Pulp Formulations using a Sustainable Integrated Strategy Participant No PI name Organisation
Funding body: FCT/PRIMA
Reference: PRIMA/0007/2019
Principal Investigator:Lillian Bouçada de Barros
Start: 2020-09-01
End: 2023-08-31
STC 4.0 HP - New Generation of Stoneware Tableware in Ceramic 4.0 by High Pressure Casting Robot work cell
Funding body: COMPETE 2020
Reference: 69654
Start: 2021-01-01
End: 2023-06-30
VALORNATURAL - Valorização de Recursos Naturais através da Extração de Ingredientes de Elevado Valor Acrescentado para Aplicações na Indústria Alimentar
Funding body: PORTUGAL 2020- SI-IDT - Programas mobilizadores
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Lillian Bouçada de Barros
Start: 2018-09-01
End: 2022-02-28
INBEC - Circular Bio-Economy. Promotion and Development of a Sustainable Economy through Innovation and Business Cooperation
Funding body: POCTEP – Programa de Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal – Espanha
Reference: 00627_INBEC_6_E
Principal Investigator:José Manuel Ribeiro Correia Afonso dos Santos
Start: 2018-01-01
End: 2021-12-31
- Professionals at the Interface of Science: the missing link
Funding body: n/a
Reference:
Principal Investigator:José Manuel Ribeiro Correia Afonso dos Santos
Start: 2019-12-01
End: 2021-12-31
ESPACIO T3 - Transferencia Tecnológica Transfronteriza / Transferencia Tecnologica Transfronteiriça
Funding body: POCTEP – Programa de Cooperação Transfronteiriça Portugal – Espanha
Reference: 0087_ESPACIO_T3_2_E
Principal Investigator:José Manuel Ribeiro Correia Afonso dos Santos
Start: 2017-01-01
End: 2020-05-31
DeCodE - Bring natural colorants and preservers into a real alternative to artificial additives through a strategy of open data and experience based research
Funding body: FCT-SAICT
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Isabel Cristina Fernandes Rodrigues Ferreira
Start: 2017-04-01
End: 2019-10-01
CIMO4H2020 - Promoção da participação do CIMO no Horizonte 2020
Funding body: PORTUGAL 2020 - SAICT - Internacionalização
Reference:
Principal Investigator:José Manuel Ribeiro Correia Afonso dos Santos
Start: 2015-12-01
End: 2018-06-30
Castwine - Pedido internacional de Patente relativo à aplicação de bio resíduos de Castanea sativa Mill como conservantes naturais de vinhos em alternativa à adição de sulfitos
Funding body: COMPETE 2020
Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-024676
Principal Investigator:Isabel Cristina Fernandes Rodrigues Ferreira
Start: 2017-12-14
End: 2018-05-10
SIMWOOD - Sustainable Innovative Mobilisation of Wood
Funding body: FP7-KBBE Knowledge Based Bio-Economy
Reference:
Principal Investigator:João Carlos Martins Azevedo
Start: 2013-11-01
End: 2017-12-01
AgroAli@EU - Promotion of the participation of the Portuguese agrifood sector in the 7FP for RTD
Funding body: COMPETE
Reference: 01/SIAC/2012
Principal Investigator:José Manuel Ribeiro Correia Afonso dos Santos
Start: 2014-01-01
End: 2016-12-31
TRADEIT - Traditional Food: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Technology Transfer
Funding body: FP7-KBBE Knowledge Based Bio-Economy
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Elsa Cristina Dantas Ramalhosa
Start: 2013-11-01
End: 2016-10-31

Total results: 17
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Santos J.M.R.C.A.,Brandão A.S.
The R&D Canvas: A Design Thinking Tool for the Management of R&D Projects
Journal of Research Administration, 53, 62-92, 2022

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Brandão A.S.,Santos J.M.R.C.A.
Rural regions as key locations for the Circular Bioeconomy: Insights from the northern interior of Portugal
Bioresource Technology Reports, 17, , 2022

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Brandão A.S.,Gonçalves A.,Santos J.M.R.C.A.
Circular bioeconomy strategies: From scientific research to commercially viable products
Journal of Cleaner Production, 295, , 2021

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Santos J.M.R.C.A.
Management of public–private R&D projects in Higher Education: key trends and issues
Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education, 25, 106-112, 2021

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Santos J.M.R.C.A.,Varela C.,Kerridge S.
Professionals at the interface of science: is there more than meets the eye?
Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education, 25, 100-105, 2021

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Agostinho M.,Moniz Alves C.,Aresta S.,Borrego F.,Borlido-Santos J.,Cortez J.,Lima Costa T.,António Lopes J.,Moreira S.,Santos J.,Trindade M.,Varela C.,Vidal S.
The interface of science: the case for a broader definition of research management
Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education, 24, 19-27, 2020

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Santos J.M.R.C.A.,Sampaio A.R.,Branquinho J.
Superhydrophobic and oleophobic UV-curable surface engineering of cellulose-based substrates
Journal of Renewable Materials, 4, 31-40, 2016

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Santos J.,Guthrie J.
Lewis acid/base character and crystallisation properties of poly(butylene terephthalate)
Journal of Chromatography A, 1379, 92-99, 2015

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Stoffelbach F.,Belardi B.,Santos J.M.R.C.A.,Tessier L.,Matyjaszewski K.,Charleux B.
Use of an amphiphilic block copolymer as a stabilizer and a macroinitiator in miniemulsion polymerization under AGET ATRP conditions
Macromolecules, 40, 8813-8816, 2007

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Santos J.,Guthrie J.
Polymer blends: The PC-PBT case
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 16, 237-245, 2006

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Santos J.,Guthrie J.
Analysis of interactions in multicomponent polymeric systems: The key-role of inverse gas chromatography
Materials Science and Engineering R: Reports, 50, 79-107, 2005

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Santos J.,Guthrie J.
Study of a core-shell type impact modifier by inverse gas chromatography
Journal of Chromatography A, 1070, 147-154, 2005

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Carvalho M.,Ferreira P.,Santos J.,Amaral J.,Figueiredo M.
Effect of extended cooking and oxygen prebleaching on the surface energy of Eucalyptus globulus kraft pulps
Journal of Pulp and Paper Science, 31, 90-94, 2005

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Santos J.,Fagelman K.,Guthrie J.
Characterisation of the surface Lewis acid-base properties of poly(butylene terephthalate) by inverse gas chromatography
Journal of Chromatography A, 969, 111-118, 2002

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