SAPOR | Statistics, Applied Probability and Operational Research


The group of Statistics, Applied Probability and Operational Research is composed of 13 PhD members, 6 PhD students and 4 scholarships.

The members of this group have collaborations with external researchers and work in a wide variety of topics on statistic, probability and operational research. The team work is strongly motivated by multidisciplinary applications, involving areas such as Engineering, Biology, Environment and Health Sciences.  The main research areas include Continuous and Mixed-integer Nonlinear Programming, Extreme Value Theory, Global Optimization, Modelling, Multivariate Analysis, Non and Semi-parametric Inference, Spatial and Temporal Data Analysis, and Stochastic Processes.


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Last Publications

Infant Behavior and Development | 2023

Vanessa Moutinho

Joana Baptista

Ana Mesquita

Dieter Wolke

Carolina Toscano

Carla Moreira

Scientific Reports | 2023

Jesús Rufino

Davide Frey

Christin Glorioso

Antonio Ortega

Nina Reščič

Julian Roberts

Geoscience Communication | 2023

Joana Rodrigues

Elsa Costa e Silva

Diamantino Insua Pereira

Elsa Costa e Silva

D. I. Pereira

Hugo Costeira

João Gouveia

Pedro Martins

João Silva

Journal of Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems | 2022

R.M.S. Pereira

S.O. Lopes

N. Haie

F.A.C.C. Fontes

13th International Conference of Experimental Linguistics. 17-19 October. Paris, France. | 2022

Ana Amorim

Maria Loureço-Gomes

G. Bezerra

Fisheries Management and Ecology | 2022

Francisco Izquierdo

Laura Wise

Ana Teles‐Machado

Susana Garrido

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