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Sandra C. Hilário

Sandra C. Hilário

PhD Student

  • Thesis title: The genus Diaporthe on blueberry plants in Portugal: from species diversity to pathogenicity
  • Supervisor: Dr. Artur Alves

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  • ORCID: 0000-0002-6463-9757
  • Department: Department of Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • Thesis title: The genus Diaporthe on blueberry plants in Portugal: from species diversity to pathogenicity Supervisor: Dr. Artur Alves Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: SFRH/BD/137394/2018 Start date: 2019-01-01 End date: 2023-01-01


Research interests

Integrated crop protection
Plant diseases and Microbiology
Emergence of new fungal plant pathogens
Systematic, taxonomy and phylogenetics of filamentous fungi
Molecular Evolution
Fungal/plant interactions
Plant pathogens genomics
Microbial biocontrol agents

Academic degrees

01/2019-ongoing | PhD fellowship from FCT: "The genus Diaporthe on blueberry plants in Portugal: from species diversity to pathogenicity" (SFRH/BD/137394/2018)

2015-2017 | Master in Microbiology | University of Aveiro

2009-2012 | Degree in Agronomic engineering | Agrarian School of Polytechnic Institute of Viseu (ESAV/IPV)

Scientific activities

Sep.2019 | Advanced course on Data Analysis using R (1st edition) | Department of Biology | University of Aveiro

Jul.2019 | Scientific monitor at Academia de Verão | Department of Biology | University of Aveiro

Jul.2019 | Presentation of the work "The genus Diaporthe on blueberry plants in Portugal: from species diversity to pathogenicity" at the Research Summit 2019 | University of Aveiro

Jul.2019 | Advanced course on Fundamentals on Animal Cell Culture (2nd edition) | Department of Biology | University of Aveiro

Jan.2019 | Advanced course on Experimental Design and Analysis of Multivariate Data | University of Aveiro

Jul.2017 | Advanced Course on Scientific writing and communication (5th edition) | Department of Biology | University of Aveiro

May.2012 | Organization/collaboration team of Black rot on grapevines technical workshop | Polytechnic Instistute of Viseu

Nov.2012 | Organization/collaboration team of the "9th National Integrated Protection Meeting" and co-author of the poster "8 Main Principles of Integrated Protection" | Polytechnic Institute of Viseu

2011 | Collaboration on the project CARDOP | Polytechnic Institute of Viseu, Catholic University of Portugal and University of Coimbra | Identification of Cynara cardunculus ecotypes for the genetic resource experimental field (ESAV), monitorization of the vegetative cycle and morphological characterization of the ecotypes of cardoon

Others

Mar.2015 | Award | University Merit Scholarship

Jul.2011 | "Best business plan" winning team at the 8th Poliempreende contest| Regional edition | Polytechnic Institute of Viseu

Sep.2011 | 3rd "Best business plan" at the 8th Poliempreende contest | National edition | Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon

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