SAPOR | Statistics, Applied Probability and Operational Research


The group of Statistics, Applied Probability and Operational Research is composed of 12 PhD members and 3 PhD students.

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

International Journal of Epidemiology | 2021

Maria João Fonseca

Ana Cristina Santos

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences | 2021

Patsy Haccou

Science of The Total Environment | 2021

Inês Paciência

André Moreira

João Cavaleiro Rufo

Oksana Sokhatska

Tiago Rama

Elaine Hoffimann

Journal of Mental Health | 2020

Susana Pedras

André Carvalho

Rui Carvalho

M. Pereira

Related Events

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Carla Moreira 

Universidade do Minho, Guimarães, Portugal | - | 09:00

The One Day Meeting on Statistics and Applied Probability 2021 is or

Pole I of ECVA - Geosciences Auditorium, UTAD |

The Open Day of CMAT is dedicated to research topic

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Victor De Oliveira

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Pablo Martinez-Camblor