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FAPESP announces result of SPRINT 4/2018 call

FAPESP announces result of SPRINT 4/2018 call

The strategy designed to fund the mobility of researchers from the State of So Paulo with institutions abroad selects proposals (photo: Daniel Antonio / Agncia FAPESP)

The So Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) announces the result of the forth call for proposals in 2018 under the SPRINT – So Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration initiative.

The SPRINT aims at promoting the engagement of researchers affiliated with higher education and research institutions in the State of So Paulo in partnership with researchers abroad in order to further develop qualitatively the ongoing research projects and work cooperatively, aiming at the elaboration of joint research projects for medium and long term.

The call detailed the conditions to submit proposals for the mobility of researchers with the following institutions, that hold cooperation agreements with FAPESP: Australian Technology Network (Australia), CALDO Consortium - University of Waterloo and Western University (Canada), Universitt Hamburg (Germany), Leiden University (Netherlands), Lund University (Sweden), Brunel University London e University of Southampton (United Kingdom), Duke University, Emory University, Texas Tech University e University of Illinois (United States).

The opportunity was also opened to proposals from researchers whose partners are from institutions that did not applied for this edition or with those that FAPESP does not have a current agreement.

No proposals were selected with partners from Lund University.

Selected proposals:

Australian Technology Network (ATN)

Evolutionary Generative Adversarial Networks Applied to Computer-assisted Diabetic Retinopathy Diagnosis

Processo / Grant number

2019/00585-5

Acordo / Agreement

Australian Technology Network (ATN)

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Joo Paulo Papa

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Dinesh Kant Kumar

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

RMIT University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Faculdade de Cincias de Bauru/FC/UNESP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Brunel University London

Popular, Musical, and Political: New Approaches to Understanding and Historicizing Theatre in Brazil and United Kingdom

Processo / Grant number

2019/00837-4

Acordo / Agreement

Brunel University London

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Larissa de Oliveira Neves Catalo

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Grant Peterson Anderson

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Brunel University London

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Artes da Unicamp

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

CALDO – University of Waterloo e Western University

Dispersion of cellulose nanocrystals in aqueous media

Processo / Grant number

2019/00584-9

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – CALDO

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Watson Loh

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Michael KC Tam

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Waterloo

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Qumica/IQ/UNICAMP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Effects of physical exercise on the autophagy pathway

Processo / Grant number

2019/00137-2

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – CALDO

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Adelino Sanchez Ramos da Silva

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Joe Quadrilatero

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Waterloo

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Escola de Educao Fsica e Esporte de Ribeiro Preto/EEFERP/USP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Failure induced by instability in structural composites under longitudinal compression

Processo / Grant number

2019/00917-8

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – CALDO

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Alfredo Rocha de Faria

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

John Montesano

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Waterloo

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Diviso de Engenharia Mecnica/IEM/ITA

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Spatial Microgrid Planning with Renewable Energy and Electric Vehicles

Processo / Grant number

2019/00466-6

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – CALDO

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Joel David Melo Trujillo

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Claudio Canizares

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Waterloo

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Centro de Engenharia, Modelagem e Cincias Sociais Aplicadas/CECS/UFABC

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Evaluation of biodegradable films and membranes containing nanocellulose, essential oils and proteins for food and water safety

Processo / Grant number

2019/00657-6

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – CALDO

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Derval dos Santos Rosa

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Sushanta Mitra

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Waterloo

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Centro de Engenharia, Modelagem e Cincias Sociais Aplicadas/CECS/UFABC

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Functional covariates - Statistical modeling and software development for energy consumption data

Processo / Grant number

2019/00787-7

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – CALDO

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Nancy Lopes Garcia

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Camila Pedroso Estevam de Souza

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Western University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Matemtica, Estatstica e Computao Cientfica/IMECC/UNICAMP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Regulation of proteostasis in pluripotent stem cells by the co-chaperone STIP1

Processo / Grant number

2019/00341-9

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – CALDO

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Marilene Hohmuth Lopes

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Marco Antonio Maximo Prado

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Western University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Cincias Biomdicas/ICB/USP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Duke University

Neutrino physics from astrophysical objects

Processo / Grant number

2019/00938-5

Acordo / Agreement

Duke University

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Orlando Luis Goulart Peres

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Kate Scholberg

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Duke University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Fsica Gleb Wataghin/IFGW/UNICAMP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Emory University

Rotational diffusion in two-dimensional colloidal glasses

Processo / Grant number

2019/00290-5

Acordo / Agreement

Emory University

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Ren Alfonso Nome Silva

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Eric R Weeks

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Emory University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Qumica/IQ/UNICAMP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Neuroprotective effects of neuromodulation in acute stroke

Processo / Grant number

2019/00956-3

Acordo / Agreement

Emory University

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Adriana Bastos Conforto

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Raul Gomes Nogueira

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Emory University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Hospital das Clnicas de So Paulo/HC/SSSP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Leiden University

Airborne microplastics: detection in environmental air samples, lung tissue and effects on cultured lung epithelial cells

Processo / Grant number

2019/02898-0

Acordo / Agreement

Leiden University

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Thais Mauad

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Pieter S Hiemstra

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Leiden University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Faculdade de Medicina/FM/USP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Texas Tech University – TTU

Condition monitoring and prognostics of bearings considering uncertainties

Processo / Grant number

2019/00974-1

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – TTU

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Katia Lucchesi Cavalca Dedini

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Stephen Ekwaro-Osire

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Texas Tech University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Faculdade de Engenharia Mecnica/FEM/UNICAMP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Mechanisms underlying the antiinflammatory and thermogenic effects of fish oil in obesity and associated metabolic diseases

Processo / Grant number

2019/00726-8

Acordo / Agreement

FAPESP – TTU

Pesq. Resp. / PI

William Tadeu Lara Festuccia

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Naima Moustaid-Moussa

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Texas Tech University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Cincias Biomdicas/ICB/USP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Universitt Hamburg

Structural Dissection of Nanoparticle-assisted Drug Delivery in Human Infectious Diseases

Processo / Grant number

2019/00899-0

Acordo / Agreement

Universitt Hamburg

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Carsten Wrenger

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Christian Jochen Betzel

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Universitt Hamburg

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Cincias Biomdicas/ICB/USP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

University of Illinois

International collaboration for the study of accuracy, feasibility, and cost-effectiveness of two novel techniques for early pregnancy diagnosis in dairy cattle

Processo / Grant number

2019/01039-4

Acordo / Agreement

University of Illinois

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Guilherme Pugliesi

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Fbio Soares de Lima

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Faculdade de Medicina Veterinria e Zootecnia/FMVZ/USP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Impact of Protein Adsorption on Nanoparticle Location Inside Mammalian Cells

Processo / Grant number

2019/00720-0

Acordo / Agreement

University of Illinois

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Mateus Borba Cardoso

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Andrew Michael Smith

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Centro Nacional de Pesquisa em Energia e Materiais/CNPEM/MCTI

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

University of Southampton

Natural metabolites for treating antimicrobial resistant gonorrhoea and visceral leishmaniasis

Processo / Grant number

2018/26655-7

Acordo / Agreement

University of Southampton

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Andr Gustavo Tempone Cardoso

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Myron Christodoulides

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Southampton

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto Adolfo Lutz/SSSP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Improved leak detection methods for buried plastic pipes based on measurements of ground-borne vibration

Processo / Grant number

2019/00745-2

Acordo / Agreement

University of Southampton

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Michael John Brennan

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Emiliano Rustighi

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Southampton

Instit. sede / Host In titution

Faculdade de Engenharia de Ilha Solteira/Unesp

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Exploring Dark Matter at the LHC and future colliders beyond monojet paradigm

Processo / Grant number

2019/01056-6

Acordo / Agreement

University of Southampton

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Sergio Ferraz Novaes

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Alexander Belyaev

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Southampton

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Ncleo Computao Cientfica/Unesp

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Proposals in partnership with researchers funded by institutions which do not have a current Agreement for Collaboration with FAPESP (see item 2.2);

Universidade de Nova Lisboa

Microstructural assessment of additive manufacturing parts towards aeronautic

Processo / Grant number

2019/00691-0

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Julian Arnaldo Avila Diaz

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Joo Pedro de Sousa Oliveira

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Faculdade de Cincias e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa/FCTUNL

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Cmpus Experimental de So Joo da Boa Vista/CESJBV/UNESP

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT

Proposals in partnership with researchers funded by institutions which have a current Agreement for Collaboration with FAPESP, but the institutions are not joining the current SPRINT edition (see item 2.3).

Purdue University

Development of Advanced Catalysts for Methane Conversion and Characterization Using In-operando Synchrotron Tools

Processo / Grant number

2019/00776-5

Acordo / Agreement

Purdue University

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Andr Santarosa Ferlauto

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Fabio Henrique Lobo Alvim Ribeiro

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

Purdue University

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Centro de Engenharia, Modelagem e Cincias Sociais Aplicadas/CECS/UFABC

Assunto(s) / Subject

Projetos SPRINT