Research Projects

Ethanol tolerant oxygen reaction catalysts

Development of platinum-based materials as electrocatalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction in the presence of ethanol.

Finance support: CNPq

Determination of high value added products with glycerol

Development of platinum and palladium based materials as electrocatalysts for glycerol oxidation reaction for direct fuel cell application.

Finance support: CNPq


INCT-DATREM – National Institute of Alternative Technologies for Detection, Toxicological Assessment and Removal of Micropollutants and Radioactive

INCT-DATREM aims to form a national network of research groups active in the search for innovative technologies for the evaluation of micropollutants at the chemical, toxicological and radioactive level, as well as in the search for more efficient technologies for the treatment of waste, sewage, effluents and catchment waters, contributing to risk assessment, environmental preservation, human health and control of the safety and quality of export and import products.

Finance support: CNPq and FAPESP