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Hire Dr. André Pontes da Costa

Freelance Innovation Consultant ► EU Fundraising Specialist ■ Grant Writer ■ H2020 SME Instruments

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Science and Innovation Consultant


April 2018 - Present

Research and Teaching Assistant (Teaching: Organic Chemistry; Research: Polymer Chemistry and Catalysis)

Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris VI (France)

September 2015 - August 2017

Post-Doc (Polymer Chemistry and Catalysis)

Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris VI (France)

October 2014 - August 2015

Post-Doc (Photophysics)

Instituto Superior Técnico (Portugal) and Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica (Spain)

January 2012 - September 2014

Research Fellow (Organic Chemistry)

Instituto Superior Técnico (Portugal)

May 2011 - December 2011

PhD Student (Organometallic Chemistry and Homogeneous Catalysis)

Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica e Biológia (Portugal) and Universitat Jaume I (Spain)

December 2006 - December 2010

Research Fellow (Inorganic Chemistry)

Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica (Portugal)

December 2005 - November 2006


PhD (Chemistry)

Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica

December 2006 - June 2011

PhD (Chemistry)

Universitat Jaume I

December 2006 - June 2011

Diploma of Advanced Studies (Chemistry)

Universitat Jaume I

December 2006 - September 2010

Licenciatura em Química Aplicada - Ramo de Química Orgânica (Química)

Faculdade de Ciencias e Tecnologia Universidade Nova de Lisboa

September 1999 - October 2005

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Sérgio Alves, Catarina Santos, André P. da Costa, Mara Silva, Carlos Baleizão, José Paulo S. Farinha(2017). Smart polymeric nanoparticles for boron scavenging . Chemical Engineering Journal. 319. p. 31--38. Elsevier {BV}
André Pontes da Costa, Danilo Rosa Nunes, Mickaël Tharaud, Julie Oble, Giovanni Poli, Jutta Rieger(2017). Palladium(0) Nanoparticles Embedded in Core-shell Nanogels as Recoverable Catalysts for the Mizoroki-Heck Reaction . ChemCatChem. 9. (12). p. 2167--2175. Wiley
L. R. P. Areias, A. P. da Costa, S. P. C. Alves, C. Baleizão, J. P. S. Farinha(2017). Optical sensing of aqueous boron based on polymeric hydroxytriphenylene derivatives . RSC Adv. 7. (8). p. 4627--4634. Royal Society of Chemistry ({RSC})
L. R. P. Areias, A. P. da Costa, S. P. C. Alves, C. Baleizão, J. P. S. Farinha(2017). Optical sensing of aqueous boron based on polymeric hydroxytriphenylene derivatives . RSC Advances. 7. (8). p. 4627--4634. Royal Society of Chemistry ({RSC})
Rafael Ballesteros-Garrido, André P. da Costa, Pedro Atienzar, Mercedes Alvaro, Carlos Baleizão, Hermenegildo García(2016). Electroluminescence response promoted by dispersion and interaction of perylene-3,4,9,10-tetracarboxylic dianhydride inside MOF5 . RSC Adv. 6. (42). p. 35191--35196. Royal Society of Chemistry ({RSC})
Jennifer Lesage de la Haye, André Pontes da Costa, Gaëlle Pembouong, Laurent Ruhlmann, Bernold Hasenknopf, Emmanuel Lacôte, Jutta Rieger(2015). Study of the temperature-induced aggregation of polyoxometalate-poly(N,N-diethylacrylamide) hybrids in water . Polymer. 57. p. 173--182. Elsevier {BV}
Da Costa, A.P., Lopes, R., Cardoso, J.M.S., Mata, J.A., Peris, E., Royo, B.(2011). Enantiomerically pure cyclopentadienyl- and indenyl-functionalized N-heterocyclic carbene complexes of iridium and rhodium . Organometallics. 30. (16). p. 4437-4442.
Da Costa, A.P., Mata, J.A., Royo, B., Peris, E.(2010). Preparation of Cp-Functionalized N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes of Ruthenium. Resolution of Chiral Complexes and Catalytic Studies . Organometallics. 29. (7). p. 1832-1838.
Da Costa, A.P., Sanaú, M., Peris, E., Royo, B.(2009). Easy preparation of Cp*-functionalized N-heterocyclic carbenes and their coordination to rhodium and iridium . Dalton Transactions. (35). p. 6960-6966.
Kandepi, V.V.K.M., Da Costa, A.P., Peris, E., Royo, B.(2009). Molybdenum(II) complexes containing cyclopentadienyl-functionalized N-heterocyclic carbenes: Synthesis, structure, and application in olefin epoxidation . Organometallics. 28. (15). p. 4544-4549.
Gamelas, C.A., Lourenço, T., da Costa, A.P., Simplício, A.L., Royo, B., Romão, C.C.(2008). Selective and mild oxidation of sulfides to sulfoxides or sulfones using H2O2 and Cp′Mo(CO)3Cl as catalysts . Tetrahedron Letters. 49. (32). p. 4708-4712.
Da Costa, A.P., Viciano, M., Sanaú, M., Merino, S., Tejeda, J., Peris, E., Royo, B.(2008). First Cp*-functionalized N-heterocyclic carbene and its coordination to iridium. Study of the catalytic properties . Organometallics. 27. (6). p. 1305-1309.
da Costa, A.P., Reis, P.M., Gamelas, C., Romão, C.C., Royo, B.(2008). Dioxo-molybdenum(VI) and -tungsten(VI) BINOL and alkoxide complexes: Synthesis and catalysis in sulfoxidation, olefin epoxidation and hydrosilylation of carbonyl groups . Inorganica Chimica Acta. 361. (7). p. 1915-1921.