SAPOR | Statistics, Applied Probability and Operational Research


The group of Statistics, Applied Probability and Operational Research is composed of 12 PhD members, 4 PhD students and 1 scholarship.

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

Science of The Total Environment | 2021

André Moreira

Carla Moreira

João Cavaleiro Rufo

Oksana Sokhatska

Tiago Rama

Elaine Hoffimann

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences | 2021

Patsy Haccou

Frontiers in Pediatrics | 2021

raquel Teixeira

Ana Catarina Queiroga

Ana Isabel Freitas

Ana Cristina Santos

Henrique Barros

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health | 2021

Luís Ruano

Carla Moreira

Sílvia Fraga

Ofélia Carvalho

Henrique Barros

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