• Esmeralda Gonçalves

  • Research Area

    Stochastic Processes; Time Series

  • Institution

    University of Coimbra

  • PhD

    Institution: University of Llle, Flandres Artois - France, University of Coimbra - Portugal
    Year: 1988

  • Main research publications

    • North and South Hemispheric Solar Activity for Cycles 21-23: Asymmetry and Conditional Volatility of Plage Region (with E. Gonçalves, N. Mendes-Lopes, I. Dorotovic;, J. M. Fernandes, A. Garcia) ", Solar Physics 289 (2014)
    • The ARL of modified Shewart control charts for conditionally heteroskedastic models (with Gonçalves, E., Leite, J., Mendes Lopes, N.) ", Statistical Papers 54 (2013)
    • On the structure of generalized Threshold ARCH processes (with E. Gonçalves, N. Mendes Lopes) ", Statistics and Probability Letters 90 (2010)
    • Epidemiology of Autism spectrum disorder in Portugal: Prevalence, clinical characterization and medical conditions (with Oliveira, G., Gonçalves, E., Mendes Lopes, N. et al.) ", Dev. Med. Child Neurol. 49 (2007)
  • PhD Students

    • Power Threshold GARCH processes: probabilistic structure and applications to control charts co-supervision with Maria Esmeralda Elvas Gonçalves e Maria de Nazaré Mendes Lopes, 2013
    • co-supervision with Maria de Nazaré Mendes Lopes e Maria Esmeralda Elvas Gonçalves, ongoing
    • Bilinear Models for Time Series: probabilistic properties and statistical decision co-supervision with Maria de Nazaré Mendes Lopes e Maria Esmeralda Elvas Gonçalves, 2000
  • Adittional information

    Licence in Mathematics,  Probability and Statistics, Universidade de Coimbra, 1981.
    Master in Ciências da Computação, FCTUC, 1984.
    Docteur de l'Université, Mathématiques Appliquées, Université des Sciences et Techniques de Lille, 1988.

    Teacher in the  Mathematics Departament of  FCTUC since 1980 and Associate Professor since 1992.
    Prémio Pfizer Investigação Clínica 2005 (member of the team).
    Menção Honrosa do Prémio Bial Medicina Clínica 2006 (member of the team).

Research and Events


  • PhD Defense
    Khadijeh Alibabaei - On the profinite topology on groups and tameness of pseudo-varieties of groups
    15h00m - Room FC1 029, Dep. Mathematics, Univ. Porto
    March 1, 2018
  • 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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