FAPESP announces result of SPRINT 2/2015 call Versão em português

FAPESP announces result of SPRINT 2/2015 call Proposals of collaboration between researchers from Brazil and Australia, Germany, Spain, UK and USA were selected

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) announces the result of the second call for proposals in 2015 for SPRINT - São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration, a strategy designed to encourage and promote the advancement of scientific research through the engagement of researchers affiliated with research institutions in the State of São Paulo with researcher partners abroad.

In this SPRINT Edition the partner institutions were:

  • Germany: University of Münster

  • Australia: University of New South Wales and University of Sydney

  • Spain: Universidad de Salamanca

  • UK: Bangor University and Queen's University of Belfast

  • USA: University of California Davis and University of Miami

FAPESP will provide the selected proposals with funds for travel (air tickets), health insurance and living allowances for researchers from the State of São Paulo that will visit the partner institution.

Selected proposals:


Project title

Daniel Souza Ferreira Magalhães
Faculdade de Ciências Médicas / UNICAMP

Ying Weng
Bangor University

Multiview Autostereoscopic Three-Dimensional Display for Medical Imaging Visualization

FAPESP grant: 2015/50304-1

Gustavo Muniz Dias
Centro de Ciências Naturais e Humanas / UFABC

Katherine Margareth Griffith
Bangor University

The Importance of Large-Scale Variation of Predation Pressure on the Organization of Sessile Communities

FAPESP grant: 2015/50325-9

Amauri Antonio Menegario
Centro de Estudos Ambientais / UNESP

Paul Nicholas Williams
Queen's University Belfast

Predicting the Availability of Toxic Trace Elements in Field Crops: Performance Study and Development for New DGT Approaches to Predict As, Cd and Pb Transfer from Soils to Plants

FAPESP grant: 2015/50306-4

Daniel Jose Galafasse Lahr
Instituto de Biociências / USP

Helen M. Roe
Queen's University Belfast

Understanding Microbial Responses to Environmental Stress: Integrated Molecular and Palaeocological Approaches Using Testate Amoebae

FAPESP grant: 2015/50327-1

Gastão Inácio Krein
Instituto de Física Teórica / UNESP

Alfredo Valcarce Mejia
Universidad de Salamanca

Charmed Hadron Physics

FAPESP grant: 2015/50326-5

Tania de Fatima Salvini
Centro de Ciências Biológicas e da Saúde / UFSCar

Francisco Albuquerque Sendin
Universidad de Salamanca

Study of The Sensorial, Perceived Pain, Quality of Life and Biomechanical Adaptations Associated to Physical Therapy Intervention in the Fibromyalgic Syndrome

FAPESP grant: 2015/50303-5

Cassio Machado de Campos Bottino
Faculdade de Medicina / USP

Katrin Seeher
University of New South Wales

Ausbra Collaboration on the Detection of Cognitive Impairment in the Elderly

FAPESP grant: 2015/50309-3

Cristiano Feldens Schwertner
Instituto de Ciências Ambientais, Químicas e Farmacêuticas / UNIFESP

Gerasimos Cassis
University of New South Wales

Disentangling the Southern Connections Between the Australian and the Neotropical Bioregions: Biodiversity, Phylogenetic and Biogeographic Relationships of The Megadiverse Stink Bug Family

FAPESP grant: 2015/50322-0

Guenther Carlos Krieger Filho
Escola Politécnica / USP

Evatt Hawkes
University of New South Wales

Numerical and Experimental Studies on Direct Injection Dual Fuel Engines

FAPESP grant: 2015/50328-8

Michael John Brennan
Faculdade de Engenharia de Ilha Solteira / UNESP

Nicole Kessissoglou
University of New South Wales

The Vibro-Acoustic Behaviour of Buried Plastic Water Pipes and its Influence on Leak Detection

FAPESP grant: 2015/50312-4

Tercio Ambrizzi
Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciências Atmosféricas / USP

Angela Maharaj
University of New South Wales

Untangling the Drivers of Ocean Variability in the Southwest Atlantic

FAPESP grant: 2015/50324-2

William Roberto Wolf
Faculdade de Engenharia Mecânica / UNICAMP

Con Doolan
University of New South Wales

Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Airfoil Self Noise

FAPESP grant: 2015/50302-9

Antonio Thomaz Junior
Instituto de Políticas Públicas e Relações Internacionais / UNESP

Alana Mann
University of Sydney

A Comparison of The Regional Dynamics of Large-Scale Land Acquisitions or Land-Grabbing in Australia, South America and South East Asia

FAPESP grant: 2015/50307-0

Carlos Eduardo Vergani
Faculdade de Odontologia de Araraquara / UNESP

Wojciech Chrzanovwski
University of Sydney

Focus on Nano-Antibiofilm-Interfaces - Current Approaches to Examine and Combat Infections Associated with Biomedical Devices

FAPESP grant: 2015/50311-8

Flavio Vieira Meirelles
Faculdade de Zootecnia e Engenharia Alimentos / USP

Michael John D'Occhio
University of Sydney

Building Metabolomics Capacity in Livestock Research: Focus on Cattle and Application to Reproductive Biotechnology

FAPESP grant: 2015/50339-0

Rafael Zambelli de Almeida Pinto
Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia de Presidente Prudente / UNESP

Paulo Henrique Ferreira
University of Sydney

E-Health and Physical Activity in Back Pain

FAPESP grant: 2015/50314-7

The call for proposals is published at:

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