Afonso Botelho Wins Professor Luís Vidigal Award
Afonso Botelho, a student from Instituto Superior Ténico (IST), who did his thesis in collaboration within INESC-ID and DEIMOS Engenharia, is one of the winning authors from the 2019 edition of Professor Luís Vidigal Award.
Titled “Design and Application of Thrust Manoeuvres in a Constrained Spacecraft Rendezvous Context Using Optimal Control Techniques”, this thesis was guided by Prof. João Miranda Lemos, from INESC-ID and IST and Engr. Baltazar Parreira, from Deimos Engenharia.
The Professor Luís Vidigal Award is an annual prize that distinguishes the author of one Master’s Dissertations that bring together the best scientific characteristics, of innovative and quality, with themes within the scientific areas of Electrical Engineering, Informatics and Computers.
Congratulations to Afonso Botelho for this distinction, to all the nominees and also Simão Nava de Moraes Sarmento, from IST, who also won this award.
Mathematics, Physics & Machine Learning Seminar Series (Online)
The Mathematics, Physics & Machine Learning seminar series takes place until July 16, between 17:30 and 18:30, via Zoom.
The seminars aims to bring together mathematicians and physicists interested in machine learning (ML) with ML and AI experts interested in mathematics and physics, with the goals of introducing innovative Mathematics and Physics-inspired techniques in Machine Learning and, reciprocally, applying Machine Learning to problems in Mathematics and Physics.
Attendance is free but registration is required.
More information and the next seminars available here.
LxMLS 2020 – 10th Lisbon Machine Learning School
The 10th edition of Lisbon Machine Learning School, LxMLS, will take place from July 21st to July 29th at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST).
This event is organized by IST, Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT), INESC-ID, Unbabel, and Priberam Labs.
Applications until March 15th. For more information and to apply, access here.