14 December 2018

PEGASUS first Review Meeting

The first Review Meeting of the PEGASUS project took place at Instituto Superior Técnico, in Lisbon, on December 14th, 2018, with the presence of the lead partners of the consortium. The purpose of the meeting was for the Evaluation Panel and the European Commission Officer to evaluate the progress achieved during the first year of the PEGASUS project and assess the future steps.
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2 - 4 July 2018

PEGASUS in Ciência 2018

PEGASUS project was present in the latest edition of Ciência 2018, the National Science and Technology Summit of Portugal, which took place in the Lisbon Congress Center from 2 to 4 July 2018. The event gathered people from all over the country to promote the interaction between researchers, the business sector and the general public. Ana Dias, PhD researcher from IPFN, presented the "Fabrication of free-standing graphene and derivatives via a microwave plasma-based method" to a broad audience.

10 - 17 June 2018

PEGASUS first international Workshop

PEGASUS first international workshop took place during the course of the 8th International Workshop and Summer School on Plasma Physics in Kiten, Bulgaria, from 10 to 17 June 2018. The PEGASUS workshop was a great opportunity to share the project’s goals and ambitions with the scientific community. For example, Uros Cvelbar, lead partner from the Jozef Stefan Institute in Ljubljana, Slovenia, presented a lecture on: "How can plasmas build carbon nanostructures?"
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June 2018

Microwave plasmas meet graphene

The PEGASUS project was highlighted in the Materials and Nanotechnology section of SciTech Europa Quarterly, issue 27, pages 68 to 69. The article, entitled "Microwave plasmas meet graphene”, presents the primary advantages of using microwave plasmas as a disruptive ‘green’ alternative for the production of high quality graphene and its derivative N-graphene at a large scale.
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18 December 2017

PEGASUS in Portuguese television - "A revolução do grafeno passa por Portugal"

The PEGASUS project figured in Exame Informática, a Portuguese television segment focused on new technologies. Dr. Elena Tatarova, project coordinator, gave an interview in the Plasma Engineering Laboratory, in IPFN, in Lisbon, where she explained the project's goals and ambitions in the production of graphene by microwave plasmas. The interview can be seen here: "A revolução do grafeno passa por Portugal"

6 November 2017

PEGASUS Kick-off Meeting

The PEGASUS Kick-Off Meeting took place in Lisbon on November 6th, 2017. The Kick-off Meeting was organized to mark the start of the PEGASUS project. The meeting was a great opportunity for all project partners to meet and interact, as well as to introduce the project to the scientific community.
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