Jorge Fernando Jordão Coelho

Jorge_Coelho

Position:
Assistant Professor with aggregation at University of Coimbra
Email address:
jcoelho@eq.uc.pt
jcoelho3@gmail.com
Academic background:
  • PhD in Chemical Engineering (2002-2006) from the University of Coimbra – Part of the PhD project was undertaken at University of Pennsylvania (USA). This thesis received the CUF award in 2007
  • Degree in Chemical Engineering (2002) – Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology,University of Coimbra (DEQ/FCTUC)
Publications:
Research articles:
Rocha N, Mendes J, Durães K, Maleki H, Portugal A, Geraldes CFGC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, “Poly(ethylene glycol)-block-poly(4-vinyl pyridine) as a versatile block copolymer to prepare nanoaggregates of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2014, in press.
Góis JR, Rocha N, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Matyjaszewski K, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, “Synthesis of Well-defined Functionalized Poly(2-(Diisopropylamino)ethyl Methacrylate) Using ATRP with Sodium Dithionite as a SARA Agent, Polymer Chemistry, 2014, in press.
Barata I, Fonseca AC, Costa CSMF, Ferreira L, Júlio E, Coelho JFJ, “Insights into the thermo-mechanical properties of films cast from emulsion terpolymers”, Progress in Organic Coatings, 2014, in press.
Patrício T, Domingos M, Bártolo P, Coelho JFJ, Mitchell G, Gloria A, “Fabrication and characterization of PCL/PLA scaffolds for tissue engineering”, Rapid Prototyping Journal, 2014, in press.
Vilela C, Sousa AF, Fonseca AC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Freire CSR, Silvestre AJD, “The quest for sustainable polyesters – insights into the future”, Polymer Chemistry, 2013, DOI: 10.1039/c3py01213a.
Abreu CMR, Serra AC, Popov AV, Matyjaszewski K, Guliashvili T, Coelho JFJ, “Ambient temperature rapid SARA ATRP of acrylates and methacrylates in alcohol/water solutions mediated by mixed sulfites/Cu(II)Br2 catalytic system”, Polymer Chemistry, 2013, DOI: 10.1039/C3PY00772C.
Amaral AJR, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC, “Synthesis of bifunctional cyclic carbonates from CO2 catalysed by choline-based systems”, Tetrahedron Letters, 2013, 54, 5518-5522.
Ferreira L, Costa H, Barata I, Júlio E, Tiago P, Coelho JFJ, “Precast Alkali-Activated Concrete Towards Sustainable Construction”, Magazine of Concrete Research, 2013, in press.
Santos S; Villaver J, Sousa A, Coelho JFJ, Neto CP, Silvestre A, “Phenolic composition and antioxidant activity of industrial cork by-products”, Industrial Crops and Products, 2013, 47, 262-269.
Cordeiro RA, Rocha N, Mendes JP, Matyjaszewski K, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, “Synthesis of well-defined poly(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) under mild conditions and its co-polymers with cholesterol and PEG using Fe(0)/Cu(II) based SARA ATRP”, Polymer Chemistry, 2013, 4, 3088-3097.
Marques, J, Oliveira L, Pinto R, Coutinho P, Papot P, Góis J, Coelho JFJ, Magalhães F, Tavares C. “Release of Volatile Compounds from Polymeric Microcapsules Mediated by Photocatalytic Nanoparticles “, International Journal of Photoenergy, 2013, 1-9.
Silva ER, Ferreira HE, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC, “Hybrid fibre-reinforced cement composite”, Materials Science Forum, 2013, 710, 343-348.
Silva ER, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC, “Hybrid Polyethylene/polypropylene blended fiber-reinforced cement composite”, Journal of Composite Materials, 2013, DOI: 10.1177/0021998312462619.
Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Silva CL, Simões S, Coelho JFJ, “Polymeric bile acid sequestrants – review on design and new approach based on living radical polymerization techniques, Progress In Polymer Science, 2013, 38, 445-461.
Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC, Gil MH, Simões PN, “Novel poly(ester amide)s based on glycine and (L)-lactic acid by interfacial polymerization”, Polymer International, 2013, 62, 736-743.
Cordeiro R, Santos GL, Faneca H, Mendes JP, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, “Evaluation of the biocompatibility of cholesterol-poly[2-dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate] synthesized by atom transfer radical polymerization”, European Cells & Materials, 2013, 26, 58.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Cardoso PML, Barros B, Gonçalves PM, Gil MH. Guthrie JT, “Synthesis of amphiphilic PVC-b-PHPA-b-PVC block copolymers with low PHPA content and different molecular weights by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization, Journal of Vinyl and Additive technology, 2013, 19, 157-167.
Cordeiro R, Santos GL, Faneca H, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, “Comparative biocompatibility evaluation of poly(-amino ester) and poly[2-(dimethylamino) ethyl methacrylate]”, European Cells & Materials, 2013, 26, 67.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Gois JR, Gil MH, Gonçalves PM, Guthrie JT, “Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-poly(hydroxypropyl acrylate)-b-poly(vinyl chloride): understanding the synthesis of an amphiphilic PVC block copolymer at a pilot scale, Journal of Vinyl and Additive Technology, 2013, 19, 94-104.
Alves P, Hugo AA, Tymczysyn EE, Fausto R, Pérez PF, Coelho JFJ, Simões PN, Gómez-Zavaglia A, “Effect of cholesterol-PDMAEMA on the properties of stimuli-responsive polymer liposomes complexes”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2013, 104, 254-261.
Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Valente JFA, Correia TR, Correia IJ, Gil MH, Simões PN, “Poly(ester amide)s based on (L)-lactic acid oligomers and α-amino acids: influence of the α-amino acid side chain in the poly(ester amide)s properties” Journal of Biomaterials Science: Polymer Edition. 2013, 24, 1391-1409.
Silva ER, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC, “Strength improvement of mortar composites reinforced with newly hybrid-blended fibres: Influence of fibres geometry and morphology”, Construction & Building Materials, 2013, 40, 473–480.
Rocha N, Mendonça PV, Mendes JP, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, “Facile synthesis of well defined telechelic alkyne-terminated polystyrene in polar media using ATRP with mixed Fe/Cu transition metal catalyst”, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2013, 214, 76−84.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Cardoso PML, Barros B, Gonçalves PM, Gil MH. Guthrie JT, ”Deviation from the Theoretical Predictions in the Synthesis of Amphiphilic Block Copolymers in a Wide Range of Compositions Based on Poly(vinyl chloride) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Living Radical Polymerization in Suspension Medium”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2013, 127, 3407-3417.
Sousa AF, Matos M, Freire CSR, Silvestre AJD, Coelho JFJ, “New copolymers derived from terephthalic and 2,5-furandicarboxylic acids: a step forward in the development of biobased polyesters”, Polymer, 2013, 54, 513-519.
Rodrigues IV, Coelho JFJ, Carvalho MG. “Isolation and valorization of vegetable proteins: methods, limitations and potential”, Journal of Food Engineering, 2012, 109, 337-346.
Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC, Goncalves PMOF, Popov AV, Gil MH, “Scaling-up of Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by single electron transfer–degenerative chain transfer mediated living radical polymerization in water media—II: High molecular weight-ultra stable PVC”, Chemical Engineering Science, 2012, 69, 122-128.
Dias AMA, Marceneiro S, Braga MEM, Coelho JFJ, Ferreira AGM, Simões PN, Veiga IM, Tomé LC, Marrucho IM, Esperança JMSS, Matias AA, Duarte CMM, Rebelo LM, de Sousa HC, “Phosphonium-based ionic liquids as polimeric modifiers and their influence on the properties of biomedical grade poly(vinyl chloride)”, Acta Biomaterialia, 2012, 8, 1366-1379.
Duarte AP, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC, Cidade MT, Gil MH “Surgical adhesives: Systematic review of the main types and development forecast”. Progress in Polymer Science, 2012, 37,1031-1050.
Guliashvili T, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Popov AV, Coelho JFJ, “Copper Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in Polar Solvents: Insight into Some Relevant Mechanistic Aspects”, Chemistry – A European Journal, 2012, 18, 4607-4612.
Abreu CMR, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Popov AV, Gryn’ova G, Coote ML, Guliashvili T, “Reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer polymerization of vinyl chloride”, Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 2200-2208.
Abreu CMR, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, “Accelerated ambient-temperature ATRP of methyl acrylate in alcohol/water solutions with mixed transition metal catalyst system”, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2012, 213, 1677-1687.
Abreu CMR, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Popov AV, Matyjaszewski K, Guliashvili, Coelho JFJ, “Inorganic Sulfites: Efficient Reducing Agents and Supplemental Activators for Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization”, ACS Macro Letters, 2012, 1, 1308–1311.
Maia J, Carvalho RA, Coelho JFJ, Simões PN, Gil MH, “Insight on the periodate oxidation of dextran and its structural vicissitudes”, Polymer, 2011, 52, 258-265.
Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, “Ambient Temperature Rapid ATRP of Methyl Acrylate, Methyl Methacrylate and Styrene in Polar Solvents with Mixed Transition Metal Catalyst System”, European Polymer Journal, 2011, 47, 1460-1466.
Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC, Gois J, Gonçalves PMOF, Popov AV, Gil MH, “Scaling-up of Poly(vinyl chloride) Prepared by Single Electron Transfer Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in Water Media: 1) Low Molecular Weight. Kinetic Analysis”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2011, 169, 398-413.
Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC, Gonçalves PMOF, Popov AV, Gil MH,” Particle features and morphology of poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by living radical polymerization in aqueous media. Insight about particle formation mechanism”, Polymer, 2011, 52, 2998-3010.
Coelho JFJ, Góis J, Fonseca AC, Gil MH “Modification of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-co-poly(3-hydroxyvalerate) with Natural Rubber”, Journal Applied Polymer Science, 2010, 116, 718-726.
Carreira AS, Gonçalves FAMM, Mendonça PV, Gil MH, Coelho JFJ, “Temperature and pH responsive polymers based on chitosan: applications and new graft copolymerization strategies based on living radical polymerization”, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2010, 80, 618-630.
Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Alves P, Cordeiro RA, Fonseca AC, Góis JR, Gil MH, “Drug delivery systems: advanced technologies potentially applicable in personalized treatments”, EPMA Journal, 2010, 1, 164-209. (awarded by 49 Top-Experts in predictive, preventive &personalised Medicine from 49 countries worldwide as 2nd best review of this issue).
Coelho JFJ, Mendonça PV, Percev V, Popov AV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH ” Synthesis of High Glass Transition Temperature Copolymers based on Poly(Vinyl Chloride) via Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride in Water”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2009, 47, 7021-7031.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC, Kazlauciunas A, Gil MH, Gonçalves PM, Guthrie JT “Poly(vinyl chloride) and wood flour press mould composites: new bonding strategies” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 113, 4, 2727 – 2738, 2009.
Alves P, Coelho JFJ, Kaiser J-P, Spohn P, Hacek J, Rota A, Bruinink A, Gil MH, “Surface modification and characterization of thermoplastic polyurethane”, European Polymer Journal, 2009, 45, 1412-1419.
Simões PN, Coelho JFJ, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH “Comparative non-isothermal kinetic analysis of thermal degradation of poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by living and conventional free radical polymerization methods”, European Polymer Journal, 2009, 45, 1949-1959.
Coelho JFJ, Gois J, Fonseca AC, Carvalho R, Popov AV, Percec V, Gil MH ” Synthesis of Poly(2-methoxyethyl acrylate) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Transfer Living Radical Polymerization catalyzed by Na2S2O4 in Water “, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2009, 47, 4454-4463.
Coelho JFJ, Carvalho EY, Marques DS, Popov AV, Percec V, Gonçalves PMFO, Gil MH. “Synthesis of poly(ethyl acrylate) by single electron transfer-degenerative chain transfer living radical polymerization in water catalyzed by Na2S2O4”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2008, 46, 421-432.
Coelho JFJ, Simões PN, Mendonça PV, Fonseca AC, Gil MH “Thermal Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride) samples prepared by Living Radical Polymerization. Comparison with Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by Free Radical Polymerization”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2008, 109, 2729-2736.
Vieira AP, Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Gil MH “Photocrosslinkable starch-based for ophtalmologic drug delivery”, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2008, 43, 325-332.
Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Gil MH “New approaches in drug delivery systems: application for diabetes treatment”, Infectious Disorders – Drug Targets, 2008, 8, 119-128.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Gil MH “Development of a new photopolymerizable biodegradable bioadhesive”, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2008, 352, 172-181.
Coelho JFJ, Carvalho EY, Marques DS, Percev V, Popov AV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH ” Influence of the isomeric structures of Butyl Acrylate in its polymerization by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical in Water Catalyzed by Na2S2O4 “, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2008, 46, 6542-6551.
Ferreira P, Pereira R, Coelho JFJ, Silva AFM, Gil MH “Modification of the biopolymer castor oil with free isocyanate groups to be applied as bioadhesive” International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2007, 40, 144-152.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Pereira R, Silva AFM, Gil MH “Synthesis and characterization of polyethylene glycol pre-polymer to be applied as bioadhesive” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2007, 105, 593-601.
Coelho JFJ, Carvalho EY, Marques DS, Popov AV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH “Synthesis of Poly(Lauryl Acrylate) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization catalyzed by Na2S2O4 in Water”, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2007, 208, 1218-227.
Coelho JFJ, Alves P, Monteiro J, Castro MM, Abreu M, Gonçalves P, Gil MH “Scale-up of Poly(Vinyl Chloride)-b-Poly(n-Butyl Acrylate)-b-Poly(Vinyl Chloride) prepared by Living Radical Polymerization”. Materials Science Forum, 2006, 515, 975-979.
Santos KSCR, Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Pinto I, Lorenzetti S, Ferreira EI, Higa O, Gil MH “Synthesis and characterization of membranes obtained by graft copolimerization of hydroxyethyl methacrylate and acrylic acid onto chitosan to be applied on wound healing as topical drug delivery systems”, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2006,310, 37-45.
Coelho JFJ, Gonçalves P, Miranda D, Gil MH “Characterization of suspension Poly(vinyl chloride) resins and narrow Polystyrene standards by size exclusion chromatography with multiple detectors: online right angle laser-light scattering and differential viscometric detectors”. European Polymer Journal, 2006, 42, 751-763.
Coelho JFJ, Silva AMFP, Popov AV, Percec V, Abreu MV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH “Single electron transfer-degenerative chain transfer living radical polymerization of N-Butyl Acrylate in water media”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2006, 44, 2809-2825.
Coelho JFJ, Silva AMFP, Popov AV, Percec V, Abreu MV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH “Synthesis of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(n-butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) by the Competitive Single-Electron Transfer/Degenerative-Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in water”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2006, 44, 3001-3008.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Santos KSCR, Ferreira EI, Gil MH “Thermal characterization of chitosan grafted membranes to be used as wound dressings”, Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry, 2006, 2-3, 233-251.
Coelho JFJ, Carreira M, Popov AV, Percec V, Abreu MV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH “Processability and Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(n-butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by Living Radical Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride. Comparison with a flexible commercial resin formulation prepared with PVC and DOP”. Journal of Vinyl Additive and Technology, 2006, 12, 156-165.
Coelho JFJ, Carreira M, Popov AV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH “Thermal and Mechanical Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) obtained by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization in water”.
Percec V, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ, Hinojosa-Falcon LA. “Phase Transfer Catalyzed Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (PTC-SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride Catalyzed by Sodium Dithionate and Initiated with Iodoform in Water at 43ºC”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2005, 43, 779-788.
Percec V, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ. “Single Electron Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride Initiated with Methylene Iodide and Catalyzed by Sodium Dithionate”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2005, 43, 773-778.
Percec V, Guliashvili, T, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ, Hinojosa-Falcon, L.A. “Accelerated Synthesis of PMMA-b-PVC-b-PMMA Block Copolymers by CuCl/Me6-TREN Catalyzed Living Radical Block Copolymerization of MMA Initiated from α,ω-di(iodo)PVC in DMSO at 90ºC”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2005, 43, 1649-1659.
Percec V, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ, Hinojosa-Falcon LA. “Non-Transition Metal Catalyzed Living Radical Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride Initiated with Iodoform in Water at 25ºC”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2004, 42, 6267-6282.
 Patents:
Borges AFS, Silva BMA, Coelho JFJ, Silva CS, Simões SP (2013), “Oral Dispersible Film”, U.S. Provisional Application No. 61/860,516.
Gameiro DM, Coelho JFJ, Serrano JPC, Rocha NCSC (2013), “Process for the production of rosin resin, product obtained by said process and use thereof”, PPN 106499, PPI nº PCT/PT2013/000043.
Coelho JFJ, Serra AC, Abreu CMR, Mendonça PV (2012), “Living Radical Polymerization of acrylic and methacrylic derivatives with very low polidispersity in alcohols or alcohols/water solutions with mixed transition metal catalysts system”. Pedido Provisório de Patente, Nº 20121000039613.
Book:

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Book chapters:
Rocha N, Mendonça PV, Gois JR, Cordeiro R, Fonseca AC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ (2014), “Controlled/”Living” Radical Polymerization as a route to design personalized drug delivery systems”, em “PPPM: Fundamental and Practical Issues”, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscovo. Em impressão.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Murtinho D, Alves P, Simões P, Carvalho R (2014), “Caracterização de Materiais Poliméricos”, em “Biomateriais”. Lusodidacta, Portugal. Em impressão.
Rocha N, Mendonça P, Góis J, Cordeiro R, Fonseca A, Guliashivili T, Matyjaszewski, Serra A, Coelho JFJ (2013) “The Importance of Controlled/Living Radical Polymerization Techniques in the Design of Tailor Made Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery Systems”, em “Drug Delivery Systems: Advanced Technologies Potentially Applicable in Personalised Treatment (Advances in Predictive, Preventive and Personalised Medicine)”, Springer, New York, USA, ISBN: 978-9400760097.
Crisóstomo J, Coelho JFJ, Seiça R (2013), “Bioartificial pancreas: in the road to clinical applications”, em “Drug Delivery Systems: Advanced Technologies Potentially Applicable in Personalised Treatment (Advances in Predictive, Preventive and Personalised Medicine)”, Springer, New York, USA, ISBN: 978-9400760097.
Duarte AP, Coelho JFJ, Cidade MT, Bordado JC (2013), “Biomimetic Adhesives”, em “Focus on Biomimetics Research”, Nova Publishers, New York, USA, ISBN: 978-1-62417-333-2.
Fonseca AC, Ferreira P, Cordeiro RA, Mendonça PV, Gois JR, Gil MH, Coelho JFJ (2012), “Drug delivery systems for predictive medicine: polymers as tools for advanced applications”,em “New Strategies to Advance Pre/Diabetes Care: Integrative Approach by PPPM (Advances in Predictive, Preventive and Personalised Medicine)”, Springer, New York, USA, ISBN: 978-9400759701.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Almeida JF, Gil MH, (2011), “Photocrosslinkable polymers for biomedical applications”, em “Biomedical Engineering/Book 4”, InTech Publisher, Croatia, ISBN: 979-953-307-028-4.
Gil MH, Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Alves P (2011), “Polymers for biomedical applications: chemical modification and biofunctionalization” em “Nanocomposite Particles for Bio-Applications: Materials and Bio-Interfaces”, Pan Stanford Publishing, Singapure, ISBN: 9814267783.
Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Fonseca AC, Fernandes AF, Pereira P, Seiça R, Gil MH (2009) “Advanced drug delivery systems in Diabetes treatment” em “Predictive Diagnostics and Personalized Treatment: Dream or Reality?”, Nova Science Publishers, New York, USA, ISBN: 978-1606927373.