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Maria de Lurdes Pintassilgo Prize awarded to Mathematics and Applications MSc alumna


The jury, presided by professor Arlindo Oliveira, unanimously decided to honour engineer Isabel Aníbal Vaz, president of the executive board at Grupo Luz Saúde, with the Maria de Lurdes Pintasilgo award in the category Role Model for her professional and social career. Bárbara Fernandes Simões won the award in the category Young Alumni for “her outstanding academic performance that culminated in her master’s thesis in Mathematics and Applications with a remarkable final grade: 19”. The jury is composed by Professors Luís Oliveira e Silva, Raquel Aires de Barros, Helena Geirinhas Ramos, Ana Paiva, Ana Póvoa, Isabel Sá Correia, João Ramôa Ribeiro, Maria da Graça Carvalho, José Nuno Canongia Lopes and Dr. Dora Rego.

Técnico established the Maria de Lourdes Pintasilgo award as a way to honour her outstanding contribution as Engineer, alumna and national leader with a decisive role and impact on Portuguese society.

7th IST-IME Meeting

23/07/2018 — 27/07/2018

This meeting, whose scope will comprise Analysis and applications, aims to promote integration of researchers of both IST and IME (and other institutions), with the presentation of research works and plenary lectures of the participants.

This edition will honor Paulo Cordaro, on the occasion of his 65th birthday.



Decidir para Ganhar
Cláudia Nunes Philippart, Instituto Superior Técnico, CEMAT - Universidade de Lisboa

@ Anfiteatro Abreu Faro, IST

Professor Jaime Campos Ferreira Prizes 2017


The Professor Jaime Campos Ferreira Prizes 2017 were awarded to:

  • Gabriel da Fonseca Matos
  • Luís Pedro Lopes Duarte
  • Miguel Martins dos Santos
  • Miguel Miranda Ribeiro Moreira
  • Rodrigo Girão Marques Rodrigues Serrão

An Honorable Mention was also awarded to

  • Beatriz Henriques Xavier.

The awards cerimony will take place on November 23rd at 4pm in the Mathematics Commons Room.



The Mathematics of the Brain

, Instituto Superior Técnico, CEMAT - Universidade de Lisboa

09/11/2017, 16:00 — 17:00 — Anfiteatro Abreu Faro, IST

SPE 2017 Prize — Portuguese Statistical Society


Carlos Oliveira, a doctoral student in Mathematics at Técnico, was awarded the SPE 2017 Prize of the Portuguese Statistical Society for his work Optimal stopping problems with integral criteria which was supervised by Profs. Cláudia Nunes and Manuel Guerra.

The award was received on October 20, 2016, during the XXIII Congress of the Portuguese Statistical Society.

Inter-University Programming Marathon - MIUP 2017


The LMAC team aLMAConsquISTadora (Henrique Nava, Duarte Nascimento e João Tavares) won the first prize at the Inter-University programming marathon - MIUP 2017, held at the DI - Universidade do Minho, on Saturday October 7th. The team was accompannied by the PhD student Filipe Casal.

Colloquium: The Power of Analog-Digital Systems


Only in the screen at the Mathematics Building entrance.

International Day 2017


International experience, intercultural skills and the ability to work in innovative environments have become fundamental to increase the competitiveness of IST’s future Engineers and Architects. In this context, IST will organise the 10th edition of the International Day. This popular event has almost 50 foreign Higher Education Institutions confirmed, from more than 25 different countries. This notable exposure will be crucial to broaden the horizons and intensify international student mobility perspectives in the near future.

Only in the screen at the Mathematics Building entrance.

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