About CEMAT

CEMAT (Center for Computational and Stochastic Mathematics) is a Research Unit of Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa (IST-UL), hosted by the Department of Mathematics and with a research/management Pole at Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa (FC-UL). CEMAT was founded in 1996 with the original name of Center for Applied Mathematics, and later named Center for Mathematics and its Applications.  The Center is funded by FCT (Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia), Project UID/Multi/04621/2013 and is a member of CIM (International Mathematics Center). Presently, it has 35 PhD Members from several institutions, 19 PhD Students and 41 Collaborators.

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05
May
2022

Modelling, analysis, observability and identifiability of epidemic dynamics with reinfections

In order to understand if counting the number of reinfections may provide supplementary information on the evolution of an epidemic, we consider in this paper a general SEIRS model describing the dynamics of an infectious disease including latency, waning immunity and i...
27
Apr
2022

Spatial modelling and mapping of urban fire occurrence in Portugal

Fires continue to be a leading cause of property damage, psychological effects, physical damage and death in modern society. Since 43% of Portuguese population lives in urban areas, these numbers potentially carry severe consequences. In literature, several approaches a...
20
Apr
2022

Second mini-workshop on Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems - Working on some recent trends

This event gathers a small group of researchers in Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems to discuss some recent trends. The main objective is to develop joint research projects. Students interested in the morning expository sessions are welcome. More inform...

Members of the Board

Manuel Scotto (President)  |  Carlota Rebelo Gonçalves (Coordinator of the Scientific Council)

Members of the Executive Committee

Manuel Scotto (President)  |   Carlota Rebelo  |   Conceição Amado  |  Ana Leonor Silvestre (Vice-President)

Members of the International Advisory Board

Alfio Quarteroni (Chair)  |  Ivan Graham  |  Jean-Éric Pin  |  Peter Rousseeuw