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Group including Ricardo Schiappa funded by ERC


The ERC Synergy Grant 810573 ReNewQuantum — Recursive and Exact New Quantum Theory, which includes Professor Ricardo Schiappa, has been funded by the European Research Council with a €10 000 000 grant.

Yasser Omar and quantum technologies projects in the news


Professor Yasser Omar is the leader of the Portuguese component of two quantum technologies projects funded with 13 million euros.

Adélia Sequeira elected member of the Lisbon Academy of Sciences


The Lisbon Academy of Sciences elected Professor Adélia Sequeira as a national corresponding member in the Class of Sciences (Mathematics).

It is the third time this title is granted to a professor of the Department of Mathematics of IST (Luís Torres Magalhães, 1995; Rui Loja Fernandes, 2006).

BIGMATH – Big Data Challenges for Mathematics

14/11/2018 — 01/01/2019

7 open PhD positions are available in the framework of the Marie Curie EID (European Industrial Doctorate) BIGMATH – Big Data Challenges for Mathematics, at Università degli Studi di Milano (Italy), TU Eindhoven (The Netherlands), IST Lisbon University (Portugal), University of Novi Sad (Serbia). Of these two are open at IST-Lisbon:

Project 1 (with 3lateral )
Distributed optimization for human face model animation

Project 2 (with CIF and SDG)
Credit scoring and statistical prediction of credit default

For more information about the positions check the announcement.

The mathematical fields of research involved in the projects are mainly: Statistics, Optimization, Large Scale Linear Algebra.

European Courses in Advanced Statistics on Statistical Analysis for Space-Time Data

15/07/2019 — 17/07/2019

Locate in map Anfiteatro, Piso3, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa

ECAS2019 is organized by SPE and SEIO and will take place in Lisbon, Portugal.

IWOTA 2019 — 30th International Workshop on Operator Theory and its Applications

22/07/2019 — 26/07/2019

Locate in map Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal

IWOTA 2019 intends to bring together mathematicians and engineers working in Functional Analysis, Operator Theory and their applications, namely mathematical physics, control theory and signal processing.

Upcoming seminars

Research, work, and student seminars to be held at DMIST during the next few weeks.


Agregações and doctorates

Final public defenses for agregação or PhD either recent or upcoming.


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