Dissemination & Comunication



The 25th meeting of the International Society for Molecular Recognition (AFFINITY 2023), Lisbon, Portugal (June)

1st Iberian Symposium on Functional Organic Polymers (ISFOP2023), Aveiro, Portugal (May)


European Advanced Materials Congress (June)

13th International Symposium on Supercritical Fluids (ISSF2022), Montreal, Canada (May)

2nd Online International Conference on Functional Materials and Chemical Engineering (April)

2nd Iberian Meeting on Supercritical Fluids (EIFS2022), Coimbra, Portugal (February)


4th International Caparica Christmas Conference on Translational Chemistry 2021 (IC3TC2021) (December)

5th EuChemS Conference on Green and Sustainable Chemistry (5th EuGSC) (September)

XXVII National Meeting of Portuguese Society of Chemistry (SPQ), Braga, Portugal (July)

24th meeting International Society for Molecular Recognition (AFFINITY 2021) (June)

7th Portuguese Young Chemists Meeting (7PYCheM), Bragança, Portugal (May)

EuroNanoForum 2021 (May)

Digital Colloquium of Chemistry Students in Portugal 2021 (March)

1st GREENERING International Conference, Caparica - Lisbon, Portugal (February)


1st Iberian Meeting on Supercritical Fluids (EIFS2020), Santiago de Compostela, Spain (February)

13th National Organic Chemistry Meeting (13ENQO) and 6th National Medicinal Chemistry Meeting (6ENQT), Aveiro, Portugal (January)


3rd International Caparica Conference on Pollutant Toxic Ions and Molecules, Caparica, Portugal (November)

XXVI National Meeting of the Portuguese Society of Chemistry, Porto, Portugal (July)


1st Lisbon Area Post Doctoral Meeting (LAPD meeting), Lisbon, Portugal (November)

13th International Chemical and Biological Engineering Conference (CHEMPOR 2028), Aveiro, Portugal (October)

11th International Conference on Distillation & Absorption (D&A2018), Florence, Italy (September)

PSST! Post-doc Scientific Short Talks, LUPA, LAQV & UCBIO Postdoctoral Association @FCT-NOVA, Campus de Caparica, Portugal (April)


5th International Conference on Green Chemistry and Technology, Rome, Italy (July)

22nd Meeting of the International Society for Molecular Recognition (AFFINITY 2017),  Paris, France (June)

7th Graduate Student Symposium on Molecular Imprinting (GSSMIP2017), Porto, Portugal (June)

16th European Meeting on Supercritical Fluids (EMSF 2017), Lisbon, Portugal (April)


2nd Caparica Christmas Conference on Sample Treatment, Caparica, Portugal (December)

The 9th International Conference on Molecular Imprinting (MIP 2016), Lund, Sweden (June)


2nd EuChEMS Congress on Green and Sustainable Chemistry (2nd EuGSC), Lisbon, Portugal (October)

11th International Symposium on Supercritical Fluids (ISSF 2015), Seoul, South Korea (October)

1st International Caparica Christmas Congress on Translational Chemistry, (IC3TC2015) Caparica, Portugal (December)

6th graduate Student Symposium on Molecular Imprinting (GSSMIP2015), Kent, United Kingdom (August)


14th European Meeting on Supercritical Fluids (EMSF 2014), Marseille, France (May)


11st National Meeting on Physical-Chemistry (11ENQF), Porto, Portugal (May)

1st FCT Science Spring Day


6th International Meeting On Molecular Imprinting (MIP2010), New Orleans, USA (August)




Ana I. Furtado, Raquel Viveiros, Vasco D.B. Bonifácio, André Melo, Teresa Casimiro, Biomolecular Fishing: Design, Green Synthesis and Performance of L-Leucine-Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, ACS Omega, 2023, 8(10), 9179–9186.

Raquel Viveiros, José J. Pinto, Nuno Costa, William Heggie, Teresa Casimiro, Development of affinity polymeric particles for the removal of 4-dimethylaminopyridine (DMAP) from Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient crude streams using a green technology, The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 2023, 194, 105853.


Raquel Viveiros, Luísa B. Maia, Marta C. Corvo, Vasco D.B. Bonifácio, William Heggie, Teresa Casimiro, Enzyme-inspired dry-powder polymeric catalyst for green and fast pharmaceutical manufacturing processes, Catalysis Communications, 2022, 172, 106537.


(Book chapter) Ana I. Furtado, Raquel Viveiros, Teresa Casimiro, MIP Synthesis and Processing Using Supercritical Fluids, Methods in Molecular Biology, 2021, 2359, pp. 19–42.

Rima Tedjini, B.E.C. Ziani, Teresa Casimiro, Raquel Viveiros, R.C. Calhelha, L. Barros, A. Hamdi, R. Chebout, K. Bachari, O. Talhi, A.M.S. Silva, Hemi-synthesis of novel (S)-carvone hydrazone from Carum carvi L. essential oils: structural and crystal characterization, targeted bioassays and molecular docking on human protein kinase (CK2) and Epidermal Growth factor Kinase (EGFK), Journal of Molecular Structure, 2021, 1246, 131220:1-13.

Rima Tedjini, Raquel Viveiros, Teresa Casimiro, Vasco D.B. Bonifácio, One-pot three-step mechanically assisted synthesis and catalytic performance of tripodal metallic complexes, Reaction Chemistry & Engineering, 2021, 11(6), 2140-2145.


Raquel Viveiros, Vasco D.B. Bonifácio, William Heggie, Teresa Casimiro, Green Development of Polymeric Dummy Artificial Receptors with Affinity for Amide-based Pharmaceutical Impurities, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2019, 7(18), 15445–15451.


Gonçalo Marcelo, Inês C. Ferreira, Raquel Viveiros, Teresa Casimiro, Development of itaconic acid-based molecular imprinted polymers using supercritical fluid technology for pH-triggered drug deliveryInternational Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2018, 542, 125-131.

(Review) Raquel Viveiros, Sílvia Rebocho, Teresa Casimiro, Green Strategies for Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Development, Polymers, 2018, 10(3), 306:1-27.

Sílvia Rebocho, Cristina Cordas, Raquel Viveiros, Teresa Casimiro, Development of a ferrocenyl-based MIP in supercritical carbon dioxide: Towards an electrochemical sensor for bisphenol AThe Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 2018, 135, 98-104.

R. Viveiros, Química Verde no desenvolvimento de materiais de afinidade para purificação de princípios ativos farmacêuticos, Paper published in QUÍMICA – Bulletin of Portuguese Society of Chemistry, December 2018. 


Raquel Viveiros, Maria Inês Lopes, William Heggie, Teresa Casimiro, Green approach on the development of lock-and-key polymers for API purificationChemical Engineering Journal, 2017, 308, 229-239.

Raquel Viveiros, Francisco M. Dias, Luísa B. Maia, William Heggie, Teresa Casimiro, Green strategy to produce large core–shell affinity beads for gravity-driven API purification processesJournal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 2017, 54, 341-349.

Raquel Viveiros, Kal Karim, Sergey A. Piletsky, William Heggie, Teresa Casimiro, Development of a molecularly imprinted polymer for a pharmaceutical impurity in supercritical CO2: Rational design using computational approachJournal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 168, 1025-1031.


Teresa Esteves, Raquel Viveiros, João Bandarra, William Heggie, Frederico Castelo Ferreira, Molecularly imprinted polymer strategies for removal of a genotoxic impurity, 4-dimethylaminopyridine, from an active pharmaceutical ingredient post-reaction stream, Separation and Purification Technology, 2016, 163, 206-214.

Raquel Viveiros, Teresa Casimiro, Paper published in QUÍMICA – Bulletin of Portuguese Society of Chemistry, “Supercritical CO2 - assisted molecular imprinting: A green approach to the development of new affinity materials”, March 2016.


André N.C. Martins, Svilen P. Simeonov, Luís M.T. Frija, Raquel Viveiros, Anita Lourenço, Mara Soares da Silva, Teresa Casimiro, Carlos A.M. Afonso, Isolation, analytical quantification and seasonal variation of labdanolic acid from the Portuguese-grown Cistus ladaniferusIndustrial Crops and Products, 2014, 60, 226-232.

Anita LourençoRaquel Viveiros, Artur Mouro, João Carlos Lima, Vasco D.B. Bonifácio, Teresa Casimiro, Supercritical CO2-assisted synthesis of an ultrasensitive amphibious quantum dot-molecularly imprinted sensor, RSC advances, 2014, 4, 63338-63341.

Joana P. Ferreira, Raquel Viveiros, Anita Lourenço, Mara Soares da Silva, Andreia Rosatella, Teresa Casimiro, Carlos A.M. Afonso, Integrated desulfurization of diesel by combination of metal-free oxidation and product removal by molecularly imprinted polymers, RSC Advances, 2014, 4, 54948-54952.


Mara Soares da Silva, Raquel Viveiros, Mónica B. Coelho, Ana Aguiar-Ricardo, Teresa Casimiro, Supercritical CO2-assisted preparation of a PMMA composite membrane for bisphenol A recognition in aqueous environment, Chemical Engineering Science, 2012, 68, 1, 94-100.

Mara Soares da Silva, Raquel Viveiros, Ana Aguiar-Ricardo, Vasco D.B. Bonifácio, Teresa Casimiro, Supercritical fluid technology as a new strategy for the development of semi-covalent molecularly imprinted materialsRSC Advances, 2012, 2, 5075-5079.


Mara Soares da Silva, Raquel Viveiros, Patrícia I. Morgado, Ana Aguiar-Ricardo, Ilídio J. Correia, Teresa Casimiro, Development of 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate-based molecular recognition devices for controlled drug delivery using supercritical fluid technology, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2011, 416(1), 61-68.


Mara Soares da Silva, Eva R. Vão, Márcio Temtem, Luís Mafra, Jorge Caldeira, Ana Aguiar-Ricardo, Teresa CasimiroClean synthesis of molecular recognition polymeric materials with chiral sensing capability using supercritical fluid technology. Application as HPLC stationary phasesBiosensors and Bioelectronics, 2010, 25(7), 1742-1747.




PT107208 - Raquel Viveiros, Teresa Casimiro, William Heggie, “Large core-shell affinity beads for gravity-driven purification processes”.