Chaos-based cryptography: a new promise to online security
A team of researchers at IFSC at the University of S. Paulo is working on the development and improvement of a new encryption system based on chaos theory, more efficient than conventional methods which could offer better security for online financial transactions, for instances, with the advantage of operating at high speed even on devices with limited hardware and low processing capacity. (read more)
Biodiversity and Math
Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics and biodiversity, are there connections between these fields ? In this link you can find an article about how the SCG deals and connects these topics.
Thesis CTDIA prize
The Academic Dalcimar Casanova won the second best dissertation in the field of Artificial Intelligence. The prize was awarded by the Special Committee on Artificial Intelligence of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC-CEIA) during the 2010 Joint Conference.
To read more visit: VII Best MSc Dissertation/PhD Thesis Contest in Artificial Intelligence
SCG - Scientific Computing Group
The SCG is an interdisciplinary scientific research group whose main goal is integrating Computer Science, Mathematics and Physics into the study of theoretical and applied scientific challenges.