The research environment is composed of DEEC and the following research institutes associated with FEUP:

CISTER – Research Centre in Computing Systems is a host Research Centre associated with PDEEC.


FEUP and DEEC have on-going cooperation programs with the following USA Universities: CMU – Carnegie-Mellon University, MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and UTA – University of Texas at Austin. With CMU offers a double Ph.D. degree (