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Recent Thematic and Young Investigator projects

Projects contracted between March and April 2013

Thematic projects

Study of day-to-day variability of the mesosphere, thermosphere and ionosphere at low latitude and equatorial region, during the solar cycle 24
Lead researcher: Paulo Roberto Fagundes
Institution: Institute of Research and Development/Univap
Case: 2012/08445-9
Term: 03/01/2013 to 02/28/2018

The 3-D universe: astrophysics with large galaxy surveys
Lead researcher: Laerte Sodré Junior
Institution: Institute of Astronomy, Geophysics and Atmospheric Sciences/USP
Case: 2012/00800-4
Term: 01/01/2013 to 12/31/2017

Modulation of T Lymphocytes differentiation in infections by Protozoa, Fungus and Bactéria
Lead researcher: João Santana da Silva
Institution: Ribeirão Preto School of Medicine/USP
Case: 2012/14524-9
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2016

Work accidents: from sociotechnical analysis towards social construction of changes
Lead researcher: Rodolfo Andrade de Gouveia Vilela
Institution: School of Public Health/USP
Case: 2012/04721-1
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2018

Sports related orthopedic conditions: clinical, genetic and molecular aspects
Lead researcher: Moisés Cohen
Institution: Paulista School of Medicine/Unifesp
Case: 2012/07721-2
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2017

Geometry of control systems, dynamical and stochastic systems
Lead researcher: Marco Antonio Teixeira
Institution: Institute of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science/Unicamp
Case: 2012/18780-0
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2018

Regression models and applications
Lead researcher: Heleno Bolfarine
Institution: Institute of Mathematics and Statistics/USP
Case: 2012/21788-2
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2018

Role of pattern recognition receptors (PRRs) in activating macrophages in cutaneous fungal infections caused by Fonsecaea pedrosoi, Sporothrix schenckii and Trichophyton rubrum
Lead researcher: Sandro Rogério de Almeida
Institution: School of Pharmaceutical Sciences/USP
Case: 2012/18598-7
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2016

Bioenergy contributions of Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa to the GSB project – LACAf-Cane I
Lead researcher: Luís Augusto Barbosa Cortez
Institution: Interdisciplinary Center for Energy Planning/ Unicamp
Case: 2012/00282-3
Term: 03/01/2013 to 02/28/2015

Particle physics phenomenology
Lead researcher: Gustavo Alberto Burdman
Institution: Physics Institute/USP
Case: 2012/10995-7
Term: 03/01/2013 to 02/28/2018

Prevention and treatment of depression in the elderly: a population-based study
Lead researcher: Cássio Machado de Campos Bottino
Institution: Psychiatric Institute/SSSP
Case: 2012/50010-0
Term: 03/01/2013 to 02/28/2017

Improving food safety by eliminating pathogens in mixed biofilms (FAPESP-DCSR)
Lead researcher: Elaine Cristina Pereira de Martinis
Institution: Ribeirão Preto School of Pharmaceutical Sciences/USP
Case: 2012/50507-1
Term: 02/01/2013 to 01/31/2017

Modeling the dynamics of equatorial forest soil deep carbon in changing environments – C-PROFOR (FAPESP/ANR-BLANC)
Lead researcher: Adolpho José Melfi
Institution: Luiz de Queiroz School of Agriculture /USP
Case: 2012/51469-6
Term: 01/02/2013 a 31/01/2016

Evolution of Archaean terranes of the São Francisco Craton and the Borborema Province, Brazil: global environmental and geodynamic implications
Lead researcher: Elson Paiva de Oliveira
Institution: Geosciences Institute/Unicamp
Case: 2012/15824-6
Term: 01/04/2013 a 31/03/2017

Artificial satellite dynamics
Lead researcher: Rodolpho Vilhena de Moraes
Institution: Science and Technology Institute/Unifesp
Case: 2012/21023-6
Term: 04/01/2013 to 09/30/2015

Labor conditions in current Brazil: formalization, job insecurity, outsourcing and regulation
Lead researcher: Marcia de Paula Leite
Institution: School of Education/Unicamp
Case: 2012/20408-1
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2017

Vibrational spectroscopy in condensed phases
Lead researcher: Mauro Carlos Costa Ribeiro
Institution: Chemistry Institute/USP
Case: 2012/13119-3
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2017

The function of phosphatase encoding genes in the Aspergillus fumigatus virulence and pathogenicity
Lead researcher: Gustavo Henrique Goldman
Institution: Ribeirão Preto School of Pharmaceutical Sciences/USP
Case: 2012/23942-9
Term: 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2017

Photosensitization in the life sciences
Lead researcher: Mauricio da Silva Baptista
Institution: Chemistry Institute/USP
Case: 2012/50680-5
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2017

History of electrical energy in the state of São Paulo (1890-1960): industrial heritage, landscape and environment
Lead researcher: Gildo Magalhães dos Santos Filho
Institution: School of Philosophy, Language and Literature, and Humanities/ FFLCH/USP
Case: 2012/51424-2
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2017

Evolution of consumption patterns, economic convergence and carbon footprint of development. A comparison Brazil-France (FAPESP/ANR-BLANC-ECOPA)
Lead researcher: Suani Teixeira Coelho
Institution: IEE/USP
Case: 2012/51466-7
Term: 03/01/2013 to 08/31/2016

São Paulo Excellence Chairs (SPEC)

Graphene: Photonics for optical communications. Collaboration UPM-NUS
Lead researcher: Antonio Hélio de Castro Neto
Institution: Center for Advanced Studies in Graphene and Nanomaterials/UPM
Case: 2012/50259-8
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2018

Young Investigators Awards

Analysis of gravitational waves
Lead researcher: Riccardo Sturani
Institution: Institute of Theoretical Physics/Unesp
Case: 2012/14132-3
Term: 02/01/2013 to 1/31/2017

Utilization of ruthenium complex as pharmacological strategy to revert and/or prevent the endothelial dysfunction
Lead researcher: Gerson Jhonatan Rodrigues
Institution: Biological and Health Sciences Center/UFSCar
Case: 2012/24477-8
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2017

Transcription factors of Chromobacterium violaceum: integrating signaling pathways, regulons and pathogenicity
Lead researcher: José Freire da Silva Neto
Institution: Biosciences Institute/USP
Case: 2012/20435-9
Term: 01/04/2013 a 31/03/2017

Primary productivity in oceans studying magnetotactic bacteria in sediments
Lead researcher: Luigi Jovane
Institution: Oceanographic Institute/USP
Case: 2011/22018-3
Term: 01/04/2013 a 31/03/2017

Evolution of acute and chronic renal injury in rats submitted to physical
preconditioning: role of endothelial cells
Lead researcher: Heloisa Della Coletta Francescato
Institution: Ribeirão Preto School of Medicine/USP
Case: 2012/50180-2
Term: 01/04/2013 a 31/03/2016

Elastography, contrast enhanced ultrasonography and Doppler as diagnostic of method of the mammary neoplasm, prostatic and testicular diseases in canines
Lead researcher: Marcus Antonio Rossi Feliciano
Institution: Jaboticabal School of Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences/Unesp
Case: 2012/16635-2
Term: 05/01/2013 to 04/30/2017

Retrocopies: origins, polymorphism and somatic variations
Lead researcher: Pedro Alexandre Favoretto Galante
Institution: Syrian-Lebanese Hospital/SBSHSL
Case: 2012/24731-1
Term: 05/01/2013 to 04/30/2017

Interaction between hypometabolism, calcium dynamics and neuronal excitability – implications in the degenerative process of Alzheimer’s disease
Lead researcher: Fernando Augusto de Oliveira Ribeiro
Institution: Institute of Environmental, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences/Unifesp
Case: 2012/50336-2
Term: 03/01/2013 to 02/28/2017

Effect of short chain fatty acids produced by probiotic bacteria on the prophylactis and treatment of allergic inflammation of the airways
Lead researcher: Caroline Marcantonio Ferreira
Institution: Institute of Biomedical Sciences/USP
Case: 2012/50410-8
Term: 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2017

How the brain of the Apis mellifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hymenoptera, Apidae) responds to a sub-lethal dose of thiamethoxam
Lead researcher: Thaisa Cristina Roat
Institution: Center for Social Insect Research/Unesp
Case: 2012/13370-8
Term: 05/01/2013 to 04/30/2015

Migration study of specific T cells generated by vaccination or Trypanosoma cruzi infection
Lead researcher: José Ronnie Carvalho de Vasconcelos
Institution: EPM/Unifesp
Case: 2012/22514-3
Term: 05/01/2013 to 04/30/2017

Spatio-temporal dynamics of soil carbon stocks and nitrous oxide emissions under Sugarcane in Brazil – convergence between specific models for time and space
Lead researcher: Marcelo Valadares Galdos
Institution: Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials /CNPEM
Case: 2012/06933-6
Term: 03/01/2013 to 02/28/2017