The São Carlos Institute of Physics (Instituto de Física de São Carlos) is a dynamic interdisciplinary research center located in the heart of the State of São Paulo. With access to excellent research funding, the Institute coordinates several Brazilian research networks in diverse fields, such as optics and photonics, structural biology, ceramic materials, nanobiotechnology, scientific computing and organic electronics.


Recent Publications                                                               See more

Crystal structure of Zika virus NS5 RNA-dependent RNA polymerase.

GODOY, Andre S.; LIMA, Gustavo M. A.; OLIVEIRA, Ketllyn I. Z.; TORRES, Naiara U.; MALUF, Fernando V.; GUIDO, Rafael Victorio Carvalho; OLIVA, Glaucius.
Nature Communications
Expression in Escherichia coli of cysteine protease inhibitors from cowpea (Vigna unguiculata): the crystal structure of a single-domain cystatin gives insights on its thermal and pH stability.

MONTEIRO JÚNIOR, José Edvar; VALADARES, Napoleão Fonseca; PEREIRA, Humberto d'Muniz; DYSZY, Fábio Henrique; COSTA FILHO, Antonio José da; UCHÔA, Adriana Ferreira; OLIVEIRA, Adeliana Silva de; CARVALHO, Cristina Paiva da Silveira; GRANGEIRO, Thalles Barbosa.
International Journal of Biological Macromolecules
Observation of distinct two-photon transition channels in CdTe quantum dots in a regime of very strong confinement.

VIVAS, Marcelo Gonçalves; SOUSA, José Carlos Leandro de; DE BONI, Leonardo; SCHIAVON, Marco Antônio; MENDONÇA, Cleber Renato.
Evidence for a mixed mass composition at the 'ankle' in the cosmic-ray spectrum.

AAB, A.; ALBUQUERQUE, Ivone Freire da Mota e; SOUZA, Vitor de; GOUFFON, Philippe; PRADO, R. R.; PEIXOTO, Carlos Jose Todero.
Physics Letters B


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