Modelling Week in LUT

We remind that the 31th ECMI-MW will take place in Lappeeranta, from 9th till 16th July. The deadline for students registration has been extended  till next week’s Monday, 22h May, at 23:59 Helsinki time. The list of projects is already in the website ( and the registration link in More information can be found in  

Second Advanced School on Integral Equations and Applications

The Second Advanced School on Integral Equations and Applications (SIE2017) will be held in Lisbon, at Instituto Superior Técnico The school is mainly directed to early career researchers/students who want to increase their knowledge on the analysis and numerical solution of different types of integral equations and their applications.

AXA Driver Telematics Analysis Kaggle competition

This student’s project is based on telematics data provide by AXA for a Kaggle completion, and was supervised by Conceição Amado, Prof, Math Department, IST. The objective of this work is to develop an algorithm that allows profiling for each driver, namely: knowing if a driver makes short or long trips; If attends more curvy […]

The HyLEF project (Hydrodynamic Limits and Equilibrium Fluctuations: universality from stochastic systems)

The HyLEF project (Hydrodynamic Limits and Equilibrium Fluctuations: universality from stochastic systems) is one of the projects funded by the European Research Council(ERC) in the 2016 edition of the ERC Starting Grants. This is the first ERC grant awarded in Portugal in the field of mathematics and is headed by Patrícia Gonçalves, an associate professor […]

DSSV 2017

The Department of Mathematics-Instituto Superior Técnico is pleased to announce the international meeting Data Science, Statistics & Visualisation, DSSV2017. The event will take place between the 12th and 14th July 2017 at Alameda Campus, Lisboa. DSSV2017 is promoted by the International Association for Statistical Computing (IASC), preceding the 61st World Statistics Congress in Marrakesh, July […]

Call for Applications to the Doctoral Program in Physics and Mathematics of Information

We are happy to announce the opening of the call for applications to the new edition of the <>Doctoral Programme in the Physics and Mathematics of Information: Foundations of Future Information Technologies (DP-PMI), starting in September 2017. The DP-PMI aims at providing advanced curricular and research training in the recent developments and fundamental challenges in […]

The Mathematics Journeys (JM) is an event organized by the Nucleus of Students of Mathematics at Instituto Superior Técnico (NMATH-IST). Its third edition will take place from 4th to 7th April. The NMATH-IST is an non-profit organization of math students, that involves students from the 1st and 2nd cycle of Math programs of IST. For […]

MOOC Lab at IST-Lisboa

A workshop dedicated to the production and design of online learning contents for the courses will take place at Técnico Lisboa, on the 10th an 11th April. The goal of MOOC Lab is to provide teachers and researchers, future instructors of MOOC Técnico courses, with the guidelines to planning and multimedia developing content production for […]

Mathematics Department of IST

The mathematics department of Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) is an active member of the ECMI network, and it is an ECMI teaching center. The mathematics department of IST is one of the largest mathematics department in Portugal, with more than 100 members and researchers, organized in several scientific areas and research centers. Instituto Superior Técnico aims to […]

31st ECMI Modelling Week

The 31st ECMI Mathematical Modeling Week will be organized by the Department of Computational Engineering and Physics of Lappeenranta Unversity of Technology (LUT), and will take place on 9-16 July, 2017 at LUT’s campus by Lake Saimaa in Lappeenranta, Finland. More infos can be found here.