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30th July 2020

Disinfection robot tested at S. Martinho Hospital, in Valongo

The autonomous robot uses sensors and UV lamps to disinfect spaces contaminated with COVID-19. It ensures an efficiency in disinfection up to 99.9%.

23rd July 2020

Portuguese researchers developed an automation system to make factories highly flexible

The Simoldes Plásticos, in Oliveira de Azeméis, integrated the technologies developed within the scope of the Scalable 4.0 project into the production line.

08th July 2020

University and Industry together to train professionals in Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

Portuguese Factory Unit is part of a European network that hopes to engage over 500 participants by 2022

06th July 2020

What are the implications of the pandemic in the forestry and fire prevention sectors?

The virtual forum “A floresta e o fogo nos tempos da pandemia” [The forest and fires in times of the pandemic] will take place this Tuesday, July 7, at 2:30 p.m.

02nd July 2020

Porto will host the first session "40 years of Science and Knowledge", with Commissioner Elisa Ferreira

Manuel Heitor, the Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, representing the Prime Minister, will close the session dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering.


Robot uses UV lamps to disinfect hospitals

The equipment with UVC radiation was tested in Porto, and the team is now looking for production companies.

Date31st July 2020

SourceJornal de Notícias



This robot disinfects hospitals, and it has already been tested in Valongo

The development of the Autonomous Robot for Disinfection at Hospitals (RADAR) started in May, with funding of 29.000€ from the Foundation for Science and Technology – within the scope of the Research 4 Covid-19 financing line.

Date31st July 2020

SourceExame Informática



Disinfection robot tested at a hospital in Valongo

The Autonomous Robot for Disinfection at Hospitals (RADAR) was tested this Wednesday, at the S. Martinho Hospital, in Valongo.

Date30th July 2020

SourceViva Porto



INESC TEC created a robot to disinfect surfaces in healthcare units

INESC TEC's Centre for Robotics in Industry and Intelligent Systems (CRIIS) developed a system for disinfecting surfaces contaminated with the new coronavirus.

Date30th July 2020




We've installed the STAYAWAY COVID app and we only have positive messages so far

SAPO TEK is part of the ongoing test and tells you all about the experience.

Date30th July 2020




The STAYAWAY COVID app has already been tested

The testing stage of the STAYAWAY COVID app, developed by INESC TEC and ISPUP, is now complete.

Date30th July 2020




The S. Martinho hospital has a new disinfection robot that uses UV light to eliminate COVID-19

According to the experts, the robot guarantees a disinfection of air and surfaces, with an efficiency of up to 99.9%.

Date30th July 2020




The autonomous robot for disinfection is already available, and it has been tested in Valongo

INESC TEC developed an autonomous robot with UV lamps to disinfect closed spaces.

Date30th July 2020

SourceJornal de Notícias



The code of the STAYAWAY app is already on Github

INESC TEC recently provided the source-code on Github, so people can analyse and improve it.

Date29th July 2020



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Institutional Presentation

Team of Experts

Computer Science

José Nuno Oliveira

Software Quality (Software Engineering)

Luís Soares Barbosa

E-Govermment and Smart Cities (Software Engineering)

Paolo Masci

Security and Usability of Medical Devices (Software Engineering)

Francisco Almeida Maia

Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Trust Clound and Internet of Things Infrastructures

José Manuel Valença

Data Security and Privacy

João Alexandre Saraiva

Green Computing (Software Engineering)

José Creissac Campos

Security and Usability of Medical Devices (Software Engineering)

Ana Nunes Alonso

Big Data, Data Base

José Miranda

Cryptography and Information Security

António Coelho

Graphic Computing and Visual Environments

Carla Lopes

Information Management, Information Systems

João Paiva Cardoso

Computational Systems of specific purpose

João Pascoal Faria

Software Engineering

João Barroso

Accessibility and Assisted Technologies

Alípio Jorge

Data Mining, Machine Learning, Artificial Inteligence, Recommendation Systems

João Mendes Moreira

Business Intelligence, Knowledge Discovery

Dalila Fontes

Operational Research, Problems defined in networks, Modeling and Optimization

Pedro Brito

Marketing, Consumer Behaviour, Tourism, Digital Technologies

Alberto Pinto

Dynamics and Game Theory

Paula Brito

Data Science, Multivariate Data Analysis, Statistical Learning

Industry and Innovation

Pedro Amorim

Drawing and Logistic's Optimization

Jorge Freire Sousa

Mobility and Transportation

Bernardo Almada-Lobo

Support Decision and Intelligent Systems

Ana Viana

Health Optimization and Decision

Ana Camanho

Performance Analysis

Rui Diogo Rebelo

Footwear industry, internal logistics, production layouts

António Correia Alves

Enterprise information systems, production innovation, project management

Luís Guardão

Construction industry information management, production planning and scheduling

César Toscano

Cyber-physical systems, Internet of Things

Hugo Miguel Ferreira

Industrial information systems integration, recommendation systems

Américo Azevedo

Competitiveness, business processes and operations, Industry 4.0

Jorge Pinho de Sousa

Mobility and transportation, decision support systems

António Lucas Soares

Collaborative networks, enterprise networks, enterprise information management

José Soeiro Ferreira

Systems optimization, decision support systems

António Paulo Moreira

Mobile Robotics

José Boaventura

Control, sensors, aquisition and data and LoT

Germano Veiga

Industrial and Collaborative Robotics

Filipe Neves Santos

Robotics in Agriculture and Forests

Hélio Mendonça

Control, sensors, aquisition and data and LoT

Power and Energy

Carlos Moreira

Network studying and renewable integration

Jorge Correia Pereira

Networks Management Systems

Manuel Matos

Planning and Reliability, Prediction and data knowledge extraction in energy

Vladimiro Miranda

Planning and Reliability, Prediction and data knowledge extraction in energy

João Peças Lopes

Network studying and renewable integration

Luís Seca

Prediction and data knowledge extraction in energy

João Tomé Saraiva

Electricity regulation and markets

Ricardo Jorge Bessa

Prediction and data knowledge extraction in energy

Networked Intelligent Systems

Jaime Cardoso

Processes of information and patterns recognition

Paula Viana

Multimedia Tecnologies

Manuel Ricardo

Communication's Networks

Henrique Salgado

Optical and electronic technologies

Hélder Filipe Oliveira

Processes of information and patterns recognition

Maria Teresa Andrade

Multimedia Tecnologies

Rui Lopes Campos

Communication's Networks

Luís Manuel Pessoa

Optical and electronic technologies

José Carlos Alves

Robotics and Automous Systems

Bruno Miguel Ferreira

Robotics and Automous Systems

Nuno Cruz

Robotics and Automous Systems

Nuno Dias

Robotics and Automous Systems

Aníbal Matos

Robotics and Automous Systems

André Dias

Robotics and Automous Systems

Hugo Alexandre Ferreira

Robotics and Automous Systems

Hugo Miguel Silva

Robotics and Automous Systems

Andry Maykol Pinto

Robotics and Automous Systems