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LASIGE’s Executive Committee Elected (2022/2023)

LASIGE’s Executive Committee Elected (2022/2023)

On January 11, 2022, the LASIGE Scientific Council elected the Executive Committee (EC), for the 2022/2023 period, constituted by Alysson Bessani (Director), Tiago Guerreiro, and Cátia Pequita. This new team is very grateful for the accomplished work and commitment of the former EC members (Vasco Vasconcelos, Manuel Fonseca, and Andreia Mordido), during the 2020/2021 period. […]

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Ibéria Medeiros and Nuno Neves publish in IEEE Transactions on Reliability

Ibéria Medeiros and Nuno Neves publish in IEEE Transactions on Reliability

Ibéria Medeiros and Nuno Neves, LASIGE’s integrated researchers, has published a work on natual language (NLP) model for detecting vulnerabilities in web applications in the IEEE Transactions on Reliability, a high-impact journal (h5-index: 102). The paper, titled “Statically Detecting Vulnerabilities by Processing Programming Languages as Natural Languages”, is co-authored by Miguel Correia, INESC-ID researcher. The […]

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LASIGE at the Portuguese Logic Society

LASIGE at the Portuguese Logic Society

Vasco Vasconcelos, LASIGE’s integrated member, is a board member of the setting up committee of the Portuguese Logic Society. This commission is entitled to call the first general meeting to elect the next governing bodies and also counts with several renowned members as Cristina Sernadas, Luís Caires, Fernando Ferreira, and Paulo de Sousa Mendes, among […]

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Vawlt is now multilingual

Vawlt is now multilingual

Betting on its internationalization, our spinoff Vawlt Technologies, has now a new version of its website, that features, besides the English language, Spanish, French, and German translations, as well as a Brazilian Portuguese version. The spinoff has been founded in 2019 by Alysson Bessani, LASIGE integrated researcher, and the former members: Ricardo Mendes, Tiago Oliveira. […]

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LASIGE helping predict Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness

LASIGE helping predict Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness

Prostate cancer is one of the most prevalent cancers in the male population. Its diagnosis and classification rely on unspecific measures such as PSA levels and DRE, followed by a biopsy, where an aggressiveness level is assigned in the form of Gleason Score. Efforts have been made in the past to use radiomics coupled with […]

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LASIGE’s Season Greetings

LASIGE’s Season Greetings

This year has been, again, quite challenging for everyone. Although we would like to take a moment to thank you for being our valued network, to all our collaborators and partners in the academic community, and also to all our funding entities and suppliers. Despite all obstacles, we made major advancements in our research activity […]

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