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Faculty

  • Pedro V. Silva

    pvsilva@fc.up.pt

  • Research Area

    Combinatorial Semigroup Theory and Language Theory

  • Institution

    University of Porto

  • PhD

    Institution: University of Glasgow
    Year: 1992

  • Main research publications

    • Turing machines and bimachines (with John Rhodes) ", Theoret. Comp. Sci. 400 (2008)
    • The spectra of lamplighter groups and Cayley machines (with Mark Kambites and Benjamin Steinberg) ", Geometriae Dedicata 120 (2006)
    • Free group languages: rational versus recognizable ", RAIRO/Theoretical Informatics and Applications 38 (2004)
    • A geometric characterization of automatic monoids (with Benjamin Steinberg) ", Quart. Oxford J. Math. 55 (2004)
    • Trees associated to inverse monoid presentations ", J. Pure Appl. Algebra 165 (2001)
  • PhD Students

    • ongoing
    • Gamma-products of Monoids and Semigroups 2003

Research and Events

Events

  • Research Seminar Program (RSP)
    2017/18 second session
    Room 2.5, DMat UC
    March 9, 2018
  • PhD Defense
    Muhammad Ali Khan - Statistical instability in chaotic dynamics
    Room 031, Dep. Mathematics, Univ. Porto
    March 9, 2018
  • PhD Defense
    Anderson Feitoza Leitão Maia - Sharp regularity for the inhomogeneous porous medium equation
    14:30 - Sala dos Capelos, Univ. Coimbra
    March 21, 2018
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Defended Theses

  • Forward-backward stochastic differential equations and applications
      Rui Manuel Tavares Pinto de Sá Pereira (January 2018)
      Evelina Shamarova
      Margarida Brito
  • Pseudomonads and descent
      Fernando Lucatelli Nunes (January 2018)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
  • Descent theory of (T,V)-categories: global-descent and étale-descent
      Pier Giorgio Basile (September 2017)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
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