In addition to teaching classes, professors at the Institute of Computing are involved in research activities that aim to solve problems in Computing and other Sciences, advancing scientific knowledge in the area.

Scientific research is directly related to the teaching and training of people during Scientific Initiation, Master's and Doctorate.

The results of research conducted at the Institute of Computing have been published in periodicals and important events, which indicates the relevance of the institute's research.

Research projects in progress are dynamic and information is constantly updated by teachers in their lattes curricula. You can access updated information in the CAPES database.

Research is generally associated with Research Laboratories IC and cover the most different areas of Computer Science, such as:

  • Engineering and Data Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Database
  • Data Mining
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Informatics in Education
  • Algorithms and Graph Theory
  • Optimization and Combinatorics
  • Computational Geometry
  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Codesign Hardware-Software
  • Computer architecture
  • VLSI Projects
  • Compilers and Programming Languages
  • Parallel Computing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Big Data
  • wearable computing
  • Distributed systems
  • Computer network
  • Cloud computing
  • Sensor Networks
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Cryptography
  • Computational Security
  • CG
  • Computer vision
  • Numerical Computing
  • Digital Forensics
  • Information Retrieval
  • Fault Tolerance
  • Image Processing
  • eScience
  • Collaborative