Susana Faria

sfaria@math.uminho.pt

People Detail

Address : Dep Matemática, Universidade do Minho, Campus de Azurém, 4800-058 Guimarães, Portugal

Phone Number : +253510400

Research Area : Modelling

Position : Integrated members

Qualifications

Assistant Professor at the Department of Mathematics of Minho University, Portugal, since 2006. Academic degrees: (2006) Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences, Porto University, Portugal; (2003) Postgraduate Studies in Statistics, Neuchâtel University, Suisse; (1997) M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics, Porto University, Portugal; (1994) B.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Porto University, Portugal.

Research

Scientific areas of interest: Generalized linear models; Generalized linear mixed models; Mixture models; Multilevel models.

Ongoing Projects

Improving spatial estimation and survey design through preferential sampling in fishery and other biological applications, PTDC/MAT-STA/28243/2017, funded by FCT, the Portuguese national funding agency for science, research and technology, 2018–2021, involved institutions UMinho, NOVA.ID.FCT, IPMA, UPorto and FCiências.ID. (team member)

Concluded Projects

“Sistema de Classificação de Doentes em Enfermagem: Estudo de Novas Valências para a Criação de Instrumentos para a Classificação de Doentes em Enfermagem nas áreas de Pediatria Oncológica, Lesões Vertebro-Medulares (fase aguda) e Cardiologia Intensiva” (team member).

Students

PhD supervision
– Luisa Novais. Misturas de modelos de regressão com efeitos aleatórios. Started in December 2018. (FCT grant)
– António Neco de Oliveira. Modelação por regressão incorporando dependência espacial e temporal. Concluded in July 2018. Jointly supervised with Raquel Menezes. (part-time student, lecturer at Instituto Federal Goiano, Brazil)
- Shirin Shahriari. Variable selection in linear regression models with large number of predictors, Concluded in December 2014. Jointly supervised with A. Manuela Gonçalves. (Programa Doutoral de Matemática e Aplicações – PDMA, Universidade do Minho)

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