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Astroparticle Physics  13          Astrophysics  27          
Cosmology  6          Experimental Particle Physics  28          
General Relativity  3          Theoretical Particle Physics  13          


 

Call: PhD Programme 2014


Title: 3D and multi-wavelength unravelling of massive star forming clusters with cutting-edge observations
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Paulo Garcia
Co-Supervisor: Joana Ascenso
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: CENTRA - Multidisciplinary centre for astrophysics and University of Vienna

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Title: A 3D semi-empirical model for the solar atmosphere
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: João Fernandes
Co-Supervisor: Teresa Barata
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: CITEUC

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Title: A Directionality Detector for the JUICE mission Radiation Hard Electron Monitor
Domain: Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Patricia Gonçalves
Co-Supervisor: Bernardo Tomé
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: A large double-blind Lyα-Hα survey at z~2.2: what does Lyα really tell us?
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: David Sobral
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: Accelerating Trigger Algorithms through parallelization for the Upgrade of the ATLAS Experiment at the LHC
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: José Soares Augusto
Co-Supervisor: Patricia Conde Muino
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: AdS gravity - a root to strongly correlated systems
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics / General Relativity
Supervisor: Miguel Costa
Co-Supervisor: João Penedones
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Centro de Física do Porto

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Title: Alternative theories of gravity and inflation
Domain: Cosmology
Supervisor: Orfeu Bertolami
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Departamento de Física e Astronomia

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Title: Analysis tools development for the XENON1T Dark Matter Experiment
Domain: Astroparticle Physics / Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: José Matias
Co-Supervisor: Francesco Arneodo
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: LIBPhys

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Title: Anti-neutrino Physics in SNO+
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Sofia Andringa
Co-Supervisor: Amelia Maio
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Asteroseismology of deeply embedded OB stars in star forming/HII regions
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Nanda Kumar
Co-Supervisor: Mario J. P. F. G. Monteiro
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto

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Title: Astrophysical and cosmological applications of modified theories of gravity
Domain: Cosmology
Supervisor: José Sande Lemos
Co-Supervisor: Francisco Lobo
Institution: IST
Host Institution: IST

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Title: Beyond the limits: finding and studying the first galaxies with the largest surveys and their evolution
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: David Sobral
Co-Supervisor: José Afonso
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: Beyond the Standard Model with Multi-Higgs
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo
Co-Supervisor: Gustavo Castelo Branco
Institution: IST
Host Institution: Instituto Superior Tecnico, CFTP/IST

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Title: Black holes and particle physics
Domain: General Relativity
Supervisor: Vitor Cardoso
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: IST
Host Institution: IST

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Title: Calibration of Neutron Directions for Geo and Reactor Anti-neutrino Separation in SNO+
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Sofia Andringa
Co-Supervisor: Amelia Maio
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Charged Particle Astronomy and Particle physics with the Pierre Auger Observatory
Domain: Astroparticle Physics / Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Lorenzo Cazon
Co-Supervisor: Bernardo Tomé
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Collective modes in neutron stars
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Constança Providência
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: CFC

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Title: Confinement and exotic hadrons with Lattice QCD
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Pedro Bicudo
Co-Supervisor: Marco Cardoso
Institution: IST
Host Institution: Centro de Física Teórica de Partículas

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Title: Cosmic Paleontology: Searching for Superstrings
Domain: Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Carlos Martins
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: CAUP

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Title: Dark Matter direct detection with XENON1T and R&D for XENONnT
Domain: Astroparticle Physics / Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: José Matias
Co-Supervisor: Joaquim Santos
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: LIBPhys

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Title: Development of a Polarimeter for AstroMeV ESA Space Mission Proposal
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Rui Curado da Silva
Co-Supervisor: Jorge Maia
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Development of data processing modules and analysis algorithms for the LUX and LZ dark matter direct search experiments
Domain: Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Alexandre Lindote
Co-Supervisor: Vladimir Solovov
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Development of high-performance timing detectors for the CMS forward proton spectrometer
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Michele Gallinaro
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Development of pulse finding, position reconstruction and intelligent context tagging algorithms for the LUX and LZ Dark Matter direct search experiments.
Domain: Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Francisco Neves
Co-Supervisor: Vladimir Solovov
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Development of the instrumentation and readout schemes of MARTA, an upgrade of the Pierre Auger Surface Detector
Domain: Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Pedro Assis
Co-Supervisor: Pedro Brogueira
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Electromagnetic Component of Extreme Energy Cosmic Rays Detected in Auger
Domain: Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Sofia Andringa
Co-Supervisor: Bernardo Tomé
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Energetics and thermodynamics of black holes
Domain: General Relativity
Supervisor: José Sande Lemos
Co-Supervisor: Vitor Cardoso
Institution: IST
Host Institution: IST

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Title: Extended theories of gravity and applications
Domain: Cosmology
Supervisor: Francisco Lobo
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: Fast wave-front reconstructors for Astronomical Adaptive Optics in the spatial-frequency domain
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Carlos Correia
Co-Supervisor: Thierry Fusco
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille and SIM/FEUP

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Title: First World Measurement of Polarised Drell-Yan in the COMPASS Experiment at CERN
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Sergio Ramos
Co-Supervisor: Catarina Quintans
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: From ESPRESSO to Plato: detecting and characterizing Earth-like planets in the presence of stellar noise
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Nuno Santos
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto

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Title: Fundamental Physics with Euclid
Domain: Cosmology
Supervisor: Carlos Martins
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: CAUP

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Title: Galactic stellar populations and planet formation with the Gaia-ESO Survey data
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Sérgio Sousa
Co-Supervisor: Vardan ADIBEKYAN
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto

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Title: Heavy Flavour Jet Trigger using the ATLAS - Tilecal
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Helena Santos
Co-Supervisor: Patricia Conde Muino
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Heavy Flavour Jets Production in Pb+Pb Collisions with the ATLAS Detector
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Helena Santos
Co-Supervisor: Patricia Conde Muino
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Imaging the Quark Gluon Plasma
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics / Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: José Guilherme Milhano
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: IST
Host Institution: CENTRA

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Title: Interaction of dark energy and dark matter to Standard Model states
Domain: Cosmology / Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Orfeu Bertolami
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Departamento de Física e Astronomia

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Title: Investigating Structure Formation around Massive Galaxies through a Radio-Infrared Synergy
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: José Afonso
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: Mapping the Dark Universe with Fundamental Couplings
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Carlos Martins
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: CAUP

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Title: Measurement of the Higgs boson Spin and CP quantum numbers using the WH associated production channel with the ATLAS detector at the LHC (CERN).
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Patricia Conde Muino
Co-Supervisor: Ricardo Gonçalo
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Measurement of the Higgs decay to b-quark pairs in the associated production channel with a W boson at 13/14 TeV with the ATLAS detector at the LHC
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: José Maneira
Co-Supervisor: Patricia Conde Muino
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Measurement of the tZ production at the ATLAS experiment and search for flavour changing neutral currents
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics / Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Nuno Castro
Co-Supervisor: Rui Santos
Institution: U. Minho
Host Institution: LIP and CFTC

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Title: Measurement of top quark rare decay t->sW at ATLAS
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Filipe Veloso
Co-Supervisor: Joao Carvalho
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Multi-Higgs models
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Joao Silva
Co-Supervisor: Jorge Romão
Institution: IST
Host Institution: IST

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Title: Objective criteria for the selection of very high redshift radio galaxies
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: José Afonso
Co-Supervisor: Mario Santos
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: Optical Calibration of a large volume liquid scintillator detector for Neutrino Physics
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: José Maneira
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Parametric stellar convection model for the exploration of helio- and asteroseismic eigenfrequencies properties.
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Michael Bazot
Co-Supervisor: Mario J. P. F. G. Monteiro
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto

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Title: Phenomenological and theoretical aspects of gauge symmetries beyond the Standard Model
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Ricardo Gonzalez Felipe
Co-Supervisor: David Emmanuel-Costa
Institution: IST
Host Institution: CFTP/IST

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Title: Phenomenology of Extensive Air Showers at 100 TeV scale
Domain: Astroparticle Physics / Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Lorenzo Cazon
Co-Supervisor: Bernardo Tomé
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Probing fundamental physics with scalar fields and cosmic defects using state of the art cosmological observations
Domain: Cosmology / Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Pedro Avelino
Co-Supervisor: Lara Sousa
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: CAUP

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Title: Probing the interior of red giant stars: a new tool for the asteroseismic characterization of large samples of stellar pulsators
Domain: Astrophysics / Astrophysics
Supervisor: Margarida Cunha
Co-Supervisor: Pedro Avelino
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto

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Title: QCD phenomenology based on chiral effective models in the presence of external magnetic fields: from hot matter to compact stars
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Constança Providência
Co-Supervisor: Pedro Costa
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: Center for Computational Physics (CFC)

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Title: Quest for a realistic Orbifold Grand Unification
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: David Emmanuel-Costa
Co-Supervisor: Ricardo Gonzalez Felipe
Institution: IST
Host Institution: CFTP/IST

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Title: Search for associated Higgs boson production with a top quark pair and measurement of the top Yukawa coupling using LHC run-II data from ATLAS
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Ricardo Gonçalo
Co-Supervisor: Patricia Conde Muino
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Search for Higgs production in association with top quark pairs
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Michele Gallinaro
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Search for neutrinoless double-beta decay in SNO+
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: José Maneira
Co-Supervisor: Gersende Prior
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Search for new heavy quarks in multi-lepton topologies at ATLAS
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Nuno Castro
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Minho
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Search for new physics via rare processes at the Large Hadron Collider
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Nuno Leonardo
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Search for single top quark production via FCNC 4-Fermion operators
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Filipe Veloso
Co-Supervisor: Rui Santos
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Search for the charged Higgs boson in proton-proton collisions at the LHC
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Michele Gallinaro
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Search for the supersymmetric partners of the tau lepton (stau) at the Large Hadron Collider
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Pedrame Bargassa
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP Lisbon

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Title: Search for the supersymmetric partners of the top quark (stop) at the Large Hadron Collider
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Pedrame Bargassa
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP Lisbon

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Title: Search for the supersymmetric partners of the top quark (stop) in compressed spectra at the Large Hadron Collider
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Pedrame Bargassa
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP Lisbon

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Title: Stellar and Orbital evolution during the Red-giant phase
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: João Fernandes
Co-Supervisor: Alexandre Correia
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: CITEUC

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Title: Study of the Strange Quark Polarisation Puzzle in the COMPASS Experiment at CERN
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Paula Bordalo
Co-Supervisor: Marcin Stolarski
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Super-sensitivity with non-linear curvature wave-front sensors
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Carlos Correia
Co-Supervisor: Thierry Fusco
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille and SIM/FEUP

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Title: Systematic study of hyperon properties in finite and infinite nuclear systems: consequencies for neutron stars
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics / Astrophysics
Supervisor: Isaac Vidaña
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution: Centro de Fisica Computacional

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Title: The Engineering Array of the MARTA detector for the upgrade of the Pierre Auger Observatory
Domain: Astroparticle Physics
Supervisor: Bernardo Tomé
Co-Supervisor: Ruben Conceição
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: The First Radio Galaxies in the Universe
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: José Afonso
Co-Supervisor: Mario Santos
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: The KMOS/VLT revolution: rotation curves, metallicities, dust extinction and galaxy formation and evolution with hundreds of very distant galaxies
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: David Sobral
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: The nature and formation history of pseudo-bulges in galaxies
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Polychronis Papaderos
Co-Supervisor: Jean Michel Gomes
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço, Universidade do Porto, CAUP

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Title: The orbital evolution of planetary systems: from formation to today
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Alexandre Correia
Co-Supervisor: Vardan ADIBEKYAN
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: University of Aveiro

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Title: Theoretical Aspects of Multi-Higgs extensions of the Standard Model
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Gustavo Castelo Branco
Co-Supervisor: Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo
Institution: IST
Host Institution: Instituto Superior Tecnico, CFTP/IST

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Title: Top quark physics and search for physics beyond the Standard Model at the Large Hadron Collider
Domain: Experimental Particle Physics
Supervisor: Michele Gallinaro
Co-Supervisor: Joao Varela
Institution: IST
Host Institution: LIP

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Title: Turbulence profilometry for high-resolution astronomical adaptive optics
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Carlos Correia
Co-Supervisor: Paulo Garcia
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: SIM/FEUP

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Title: Understanding non-perturbative QCD via computer simulations on a spacetime lattice
Domain: Theoretical Particle Physics
Supervisor: Orlando Oliveira
Co-Supervisor: Paulo Silva
Institution: U. Coimbra
Host Institution:

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Title: Unveiling the 3-D structure of a remarkable distant super-cluster: the roles of environment, mass and galaxy properties at z~1
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: David Sobral
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: What are the physical drivers of galaxy formation and evolution?
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: David Sobral
Co-Supervisor:
Institution: FCUL
Host Institution: FCUL

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Title: Wide-field Adaptive-Optics-corrected PSF reconstruction
Domain: Astrophysics
Supervisor: Paulo Garcia
Co-Supervisor: Carlos Correia
Institution: U. Porto
Host Institution: SIM/FEUP

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