Information Systems branch on Algoritmi Center
Algoritmi Center is a unit of R&D integrated in the University of the Minho that develops its scientific activity in the areas of Electronics Technologies, Information and the Production.
The team of investigators, currently about 140 elements from different departments, defines as fulcral strategy a strong relation with the local industry and services.
This strategy is already noticeble by the number of projects in colaboration with external institutions, with a significant expression in the industrial sector. University of the Minho, is hosted in a region of strong implantation of the textile industry, of clothes and the footwear. Also, the growth of diverse urban regions with the inevitable appearance of services that need support in different levels.
Algoritmi Center privileges projects that allow a technology transfer to the captation of added-value for the national industry.