On-going PhD thesis


Adriana Maria da Silva Vieira
Joint Models for Survival and Longitudinal Data in Health Sciences
Supervisor: Inês Sousa (UM)
Fellowship: PD/BD/128191/2016

Ana Pedro Lemos Paião
Controlo ótimo e modelos matemáticos em epidemologia
Supervisors: Delfim Torres (UA) and Cristiana João Soares da Silva (UA)
Fellowship: PD/BD/114184/2016

Atefeh Afsar
R&D investments and Dynamics on costs in Cournot competition
Supervisors: Alberto Pinto (UP) and Bruno Oliveira (UP)

Benjamin Anwasia
Hydrodynamic Limits of the Boltzmann Equation for Reactive Mixtures.
Supervisors: Ana Jacinta Soares (UM) and Patrícia Gonçalves (IST)
Fellowship: PD/BD/128188/2016

Claudio Alexandre Guerra Silva Gomes da Piedade
CPR Graphs and Classification of Highly Symmetric Hypertopes
Supervisor: Maria Elisa Fernandes (UA)

Daniel Oliveira Figueiredo
Logic foundations and computational tools for synthetic biology
Supervisors: Manuel Martins (UA) and Luís Soares Barbosa (UM)
Fellowship: PD/BD/114186/2016

Diana Isabel Cardoso Rocha
Estimação Bayesiana em sistemas dinâmicos para a criação de trajetórias individuais de pacientes com VIH
Supervisors: Sónia Gouveia (UA), Carla Pinto (IPP) and Manuel Scotto (UL)
Fellowship: SFRH/BD/107889/2015

Diyako Ghaderyan
Distributed Optimization and Control Methods over Power Networks
Supervisors
: António Pedro Aguiar (UP) and Fernando Lobo Pereira (UP)

Eduardo Felippe Aguiar Mendes
Control of Quadrotor UAVs: a hybrid systems approach
Supervisor
: Fernando Lobo Pereira (UP)

Eduardo Miguel Lage Dixo Sousa
Solving Sparse-Reward Problems in Robot Manipulation Tasks using Deep Reinforcement Learning
Supervisors
: Jaime Cardoso (UP) and António Pedro Aguiar (UP)

Eros Martinelli
Multicategorias, estuturas de Yoneda, e tudo isso
Supervisor: Dirk Hofmann (UA)
Fellowship: PD/BD/128187/2016

Faïçal Ndaïrou
Optimal control with applications to water-borne diseases
Supervisors: Delfim Torres (UA) and Ivan Area (Univ. Vigo, Galicia)
Fellowship: PD/BD/150273/2019

Gustavo Domingos da Costa Coelho Soutinho
Statistical Analysis of Complex Survival Data: New Contributions in Statistical Inference, Software Development and Biomedical Applications
Supervisors
: Pedro Oliveira (UP) and Luis Machado (UM)

João Miguel da Silva Oliveira
Aspectos físicos e matemáticos de buracos negros com cabelo síncrono
Supervisors: Carlos Herdeiro (UA) and Filipe Mena (IST)
Fellowship: PD/BD/128184/2016

João Paulo Simões Maurício de Carvalho
Mathematical Modeling of HIV Dynamics and Related Comorbidities
Supervisors
: Carla Pinto (IPP), João Nuno Tavares (UP) and Sónia Gouveia (UA)

Jorge Miguel Pereira Pinto da Silva
Personalized Control of Complex Systems in Anesthesia: A Robust and Feasible Approach
Supervisors
: Paula Malonek (UP) and Teresa Mendonça (UP)

Maria de Fátima Cruz Tavares
Optimality conditions for variational problems involving distributed order fractional derivatives
Supervisors: Natália Martins (UA) and Ricardo Almeida (UA)

Olena Kostylenko
Análise Dinâmica e Controlo Ótimo com Aplicações à Economia
Supervisors: Delfim Torres (UA) and Helena Sofia Rodrigues (IPVC)
Fellowship: PD/BD/114188/2016

Ricardo José dos Santos Reis Pinto da Silva
Making Sense of Partial Observations of Big Data in Adaptive Supervisory Control Structures: an Application in Smart Factories
Supervisor
: Gil Gonçalves (UP)

Rômulo Teixeira Rodrigues
Perception-Aware Motion Planning for Autonomous Robotic Vehicles
Supervisors
: António Pedro Aguiar (UP) and António Pascoal (IST)

Rosa Celeste dos Santos Oliveira
Métodos de Regressão para Outcomes Múltiplos em Investigação em Saúde 
Supervisors: Armando Teixeira-Pinto (Univ. Sydney) and Rosa Antónia Ferreira (UP)

Simon Ranjith Jeyabalan
Dynamics of Large-Scale Perturbations of Steady Convective Dynamos in a Horizont Plane Layer of Electrically Conducting Fluid
Supervisors
: Roman Chertovskikh (UP), Sílvio Gama (UP) and Vladislav Zheligovsky (Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow)

Sofia da Silva Fernandes    
Tensor-based Approaches for Evolving Social Network Analysis
Supervisors: João Gama (UP) and Hadi Tork (University of Oslo)
Fellowship: PD/BD/114189/2016

Vera Alexandra do Amparo Ribeiro Enes
Modeling the Microbiome: Statistical approaches for high-dimensional, sparse and compositional data
Supervisors: Vera Afreixo (UA), Gabriela Moura (UA) and Lisete Sousa (UL)

Vítor Emanuel Moreira Bessa
Dynamical Systems in General Relativity and in Modified Gravity Theories
Supervisors
: Jorge Carvalho (UP), Filipe Mena (IST) and Artur Alho (IST)

Weronika Wojtak
A novel dynamic field model supporting a continuum of bump amplitudes: Analysis and Applications
Supervisors: Wolfram Erlhagen (UM) and Estela Bicho (UM)
Fellowship: PD/BD/128183/2016

Zine Houssine
Stochastic Fractional Generalizations in Optimal Control
Supervisor: Delfim Torres (UA)