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Lígia Maria Ribeiro

Fotografia de Lígia Maria da Silva Ribeiro
Name: Lígia Maria da Silva Ribeiro Ligação à página pessoal de Lígia Maria da Silva Ribeiro
Sigla: LMR
Estado: Retired
FCT Association Key: j576349
Email Institucional: lmr@fe.up.pt
Telf.Alt.: 22 041 3857
Voip: 3857
Salas: A207


Data de Fim: 31-12-2020
Categoria: Investigador Principal
Carreira: Pessoal Investigador das Universidades
Professional Group: Investigação Científica
Gabinete: Studies of Special Projects
Unidades de Projetos Especiais: GPE - Investigadores

Apresentação Pessoal

Lígia Ribeiro received her degree in Applied Mathematics by the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto and holds a PhD in Engineering Science from the University of Minho

In November 2020, when Lígia Ribeiro left office, she was Principal Researcher at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto and collaborator at the Center for Studies of Architecture and Urban Planning (CEAU) at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto. She was also a member of the board of the Vietsch Foundation.

She was pro-rector at the University of Porto between 2006 and 2014, responsible for ICT. She was vice-president of the Institute for Common Resources and Initiatives of the same University between 2003 and 2006 and director of the Computer Centre of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto between 1997 and 2002.

Between 1978 and 1988 she was Assistant Professor within the group of Applied Mathematics at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto. In 1988 she started to work at the Faculty of Engineering of the same University as a researcher. 

She was President of EUNIS, the European University Information Systems Organization, between 2004 and 2006, after being a vice-president for two years, and a member of the Technical Committee of TERENA, the Trans-European Research and Education Networking Association, between 2008 and 2011. She was a member of The Leadership Board for CIO’s, formed by The Chronicle of Higher Education and Dr Michael Zastrocky and she was the first Chairperson of the CASRAI (Consortium Advancing Standards in Research Administrative Information) European Chapter, between 2017 and 2018.

She was a professional member of ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery from 1997 onwards. That year she started the FEUP ACM Student Chapter, having previously promoted, in 1994, the annual participation of the University of Porto in the international programming contest ACM-SWERC (ACM Southwestern Europe Programming Contest).

Her main research areas of interest were Computer Simulation, High-Performance Computing, Information Systems, Electronic Administration and Informal Learning Spaces.

She is author or co-author of more than 70 publications, mainly in international conference proceedings but also in peer-review journals, as well as book chapters and books of proceedings, as editor. She was responsible for several financed projects, with a global financed budget of more than 28 million euros. She was also responsible for other U.Porto projects, specifically the information system, SIGARRA, the institutional repository, the grid project and the e-learning cafés project. 

She supervised several students, in particular, PhD's and Master's, and she was a member of the organising and/or the programme committees of 40+ international conferences, some as chairperson, namely as chairperson of the organising committee of VECPAR’93VECPAR'98 and EUNIS 2018 Rectors' Conference, and of the programme committee of the 3rd EUNIS Rectors Conference, in 2012. 


Áreas de Interesse

  1. Physical sciences > Mathematics > Applied mathematics
  2. Physical sciences > Mathematics > Applied mathematics > Engineering mathematics
  3. Technological sciences > Technology > Information technology


Categoria: Membro Integrado
Research and Development Centre: Centro de Estudos de Arquitectura e Urbanismo
Institution: Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto
University of Porto: University of Porto
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