Research Interests

Electrochemistry applied to biological systems, namely enzymes and other metalloproteins; Electronic transfer kinetics studies, enzyme/electrode interface studies, electrocatalysis; Biosensors; Biofilms electroactivity; New hydrogel conducting materials based on Ionic Liquids; Conducting polymers;Electrochemical Quartz Crystal Microbalance (EQCM); Nanopatterned systems based on electron transfer proteins (mineral core);Electroanalytical techniques using microelectrodes for the detection and quantification of pharmacological drugs.

Funding

Project “Physical and emotional stress biomarkers detection through non-invasive techniques”, ref. PTDC/SAU-SOC/28390/2017, predicted to start 01-10-2018, funding 239.990,00 €, IR Cristina M. Cordas, NovaID.FCT, LAQV, Requimte, Departamento de Química, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa; Funding agency: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia;

PTDC-EBB-BIO-114288-2009, “Ion Jelly® technology as matrix for new biosensors”, Principal Investigator Cristina Cordas (project coordinator), 25% time allocated (FCT/UNL), funds 135.660.00 Euros (Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, Ministério da Educação, Portugal)

Collaborations

Prof. José Moura (FCT/UNL)

Prof. Isabel Moura (FCT/UNL)

Prof. Luís Fonseca (IST-UTL)

Dr. Rogério Mendes (IPMA)

Prof. João Paulo Sousa (CINAMIL/Academia Militar)

Dr. TCOR Rouco (CINAMIL/Academia Militar)

Prof. Carlos Salgueiro (Chem.Dep., FCT-UNL)

Prof. Pedro Tavares (Chem. Dep., FCT-UNL)

Dr. Filipe Folgosa (ITQB, NOVA)

Dr. Pedro Vidinha (Chem. Institute, USP, Brasil)