Post-doctoral fellows

•      “Molecular Assemblies Based on Organotin(IV) Carboxylates: Synthesis, Structure and Biological Evaluation” Dr. Anup Paul (FCT, SFRH/BPD/88450/2012), since March 1st 2013.

•      “Synthesis, Electrochemical and Luminescent Behaviours of Polyaza-Complexes” Dr. Zhen Ma (FCT, SFRH/BPD/24691/2005), 2006-2015.

•      “Heteronuclear Coordination Polymers Inspired by Cycloaddition and Hydrogen Bonds: Towards Dynamic Porous Metal Organic Frameworks” Dr. Suman Mukhopadhyay (FCT, SFRH/BPD/45842/2008),  2009-2011 (3 years).

•      “Syntheses, Structures, Cytotoxicity and Preliminary Action Mechanism of Antitumor Diorganotin(IV) with Halo-arylhydroxamates” Dr. Xianmei Shang (FCT, SFRH/BPD/44773/2008) (16 months)

•      “Mono and Polynuclear Organotin Complexes with Functionalized Ligands”, Dr. Malgorzata Gajewska (FCT, SFRH/BPD/32522/2006), 2007-2010 (4 years).

“Activation of Nitriles by Electron-Rich Metal Centres” Dr Parimala Sowmia (FCT, SFRH/BPD/20339/2004), 2005-2006 (18 months).

PhD theses

•      Abdallah G. Mahmoud, grant holder of CATSUS PhD Program, IST – “Development of homogeneous and supported catalytic systems in aqueous medium”  (super-visor. Co-supervisors: A.J.L. Pombeiro and M. Calvete)

•      MSc. Bruno G.M. Rocha, grant holder of CATSUS PhD Program, IST – “Metal catalysed C-H bond activation and C bond formation” (supervisor. Co-supervisors: A.J.L. Pombeiro, L.M.D.R.S. Martins)

•      Gonçalo A.O. Tiago, grant holder of CATSUS PhD Program, IST – “Incorporation of metal complexes and ionic liquids for catalytic applications” (co-supervisor. Supervisor, A.P. Ribeiro; other co-supervisors, L. Branco and K. Mahmudov)

•      Lic. Natércia C. T. Martins, “Electrocatalysis of Small Organic Molecules", IST, 2004.

•      Lic. Sónia Maria Pena Rodrigues Meireles da Cunha, “Activation of Cyanamides and Dinitrogen by Molybdenum and Tungsten Phosphinic Centres” IST, 2003, provisional thesis (deceased in June 2004).

Lic. Cristina M. P. Ferreira, “Rhenium and Platinum Compounds with Nitrogen Ligands and their Reactivity”, IST, 2000.

Master theses

•      Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical Behavior of Polynuclear Metal Complexes with N,O-donor ligands, Riccardo Elefante (....2017)

•      Mononuclear Coinage Metals Complexes with Pyrazoles and Imidazoles. Syntheses, Characterizations and Catalytic Applications on MW Peroxidative Oxidation of Alkane of [3,5-dinitropyrazolyl-copper-triphenylphosphane]2, Serena Passarelli (.... 2017)

•      Aroylhydrazone-oxidovanadium(V) complexes: biological and catalytic activity, Francesco Ferretti (.... 2017)

•      Metallomacrocycles and Metal Organic Frameworks based on Pyridine Carboxylate Ligands: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications, Guilherme Marques Dias Moreno Rubio (05-01-2017)

•      COPPER AND SILVER METAL COMPLEXES SUPPORTED BY HETEROSCORPIONATE LIGANDS BASED ON BIS(AZOLYL)ACETATES: CHEMISTRY AND SPECTROSCOPIC STUDIES, Nello Mosca (23-07-2016)

•      Lic. Isabel Luísa Ferreira Machado, "Electrochemistry of Complexes with Unsaturated Nitrogen Ligands", IST, 1994.

•     Lic. Maria Estela Silva Dória, " Palladium and Platinum Complexes: Reactions with Diazo Compounds and electrochemical behavior of Cyanamide Complexes", IST, 1995.