• Sofia Castro

  • Research Area

    Bifurcation; Symmetry; Singularities; Economics

  • Institution

    University of Porto

  • PhD

    Institution: University of Warwick, UK
    Year: 1993

  • Main research publications

    • Global Dynamics for Symmetric Planar Maps (with B. Alarcón and I.S. Labouriau) ", Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - series A 33 (2013)
    • The Discrete Markus-Yamabe Conjecture for symmetric planar polynomial maps (with B. Alarcón and I.S. Labouriau) ", Indagationes Mathematicae 23 (2012)
    • The core-periphery model with three regions and more (with J. Correia-da-Silva and P. Mossay) ", Papers in Regional Science 91 (2012)
    • Chaotic switching in a two-person game (with M.A.D. Aguiar ) ", Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena 239 (2010)
    • Direct Perturbations of Aggregate Excess Demand (with S. Dakhlia and P.B. Gothen) ", Journal of Mathematical Economics 46 (2010)
  • PhD Students

    • co-supervision with João Correia da Silva, ongoing
    • co-supervision with Isabel S. Labouriau, ongoing
    • Essays on New Economic Geography co-supervision with João Correia da Silva, 2010
    • Three essays on the interaction among exit, sunk costs and entry decisions by the firms 2005
    • Vector fields with heteroclinic networks 2003
    • Redução do espaço de fase em campos de vectores simétricos 2000

Research and Events


  • PhD Defense
    Fernando Lucatelli Nunes - Pseudomonads and Descent
    10:00 - Sala dos Capelos, Univ. Coimbra
    January 24, 2018
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Defended Theses

  • Descent theory of (T,V)-categories: global-descent and étale-descent
      Pier Giorgio Basile (September 2017)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
  • Representations of generalized quivers
      Artur Duarte Ferreira de Araújo (June 2017)
      Peter Gothen
  • On semisimple Hopf actions
      Deividi Ricardo Pansera (June 2017)
      Christian Edgar Lomp
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