SCIENTIFIC PROJECTS

Principal Investigator of the project PT/A13/17-DE/57339863
Team Members: V. M. Lourenço (PI), Piepho, H.P. and Oguto, J.
Title of the project: “Robust statistical methods in plant genomic selection and prediction studies”
Awarded by the Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Portuguesas (CRUP) and the
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) through the Luso-German Integrated Actions.

2017 – 2018; Budget: 4.000,00 Euro (PT); 2.846,00 Euro (DE).


Principal Investigator of the project PTDC/MAT-STA/0568/2012
Team Members: V. M. Lourenço (PI), P.C. Rodrigues and Pires, A.M.
Title of the project: “ROBSTATGEN - Robust methods in statistical genetics”
Funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).
April 1 2013 – March 31 2015; Success rate: 12% (635/5126); Budget: 40.000,00 Euro.


OTHER GRANTS

29191/002/2017/STT Erasmus Mobility Grant
5-Day funding for research work at the School of Mathematics,
University of Edinbourgh, Edinbourgh, Scotland.
Awarded by the European Commission for Education and Training.


CRoNoS Winter Course on Econometrics and Statistics Grant
Seville, Spain.
Awarded by the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST-ACTIONS).


12611/Work+/014/STT Erasmus Mobility Grant
5-Day funding for research work at the Centre for Applied Statistics and Data Analytics,
SIS - School of Information Sciences, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland.
Awarded by the European Commission for Education and Training.


29191 (T) 009/2015/STT Erasmus Mobility Grant
5-Day funding for research work at the Department of Biostatistics,
Hohenheim University, Stuttgart, Germany.
Awarded by the European Commission for Education and Training.


SFRH/BSAB/105935/2014 FCT Grant
3-Month sabbatical research grant to do research at the Department of Biostatistics,
Hohenheim University, Stuttgart, Germany.
Awarded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).


29191(P) 04/2014/STT Erasmus Mobility Grant
5-Day funding for research work at the Department of Biostatistics,
Hohenheim University, Stuttgart, Germany.
Awarded by the European Commission for Education and Training.


123/2014 FLAD Grant
Funding for the presentation of research work at a conference in the USA.
Awarded by the Luso-American Development Foundation.

Vanda Milheiro Lourenço