Investigation Units

Basic Sciences

Research Center in Pure and Applied Mathematic, (CIMPA for its acronym in Spanish)

It develops scientific research in the area of Mathematics, in its theoretical and applied aspects, and in its incorporation into the scientific-technological processes of production and administration. Its services are oriented to the training and advice in the public and private institutions.

Objectives

  • To carry out high level basic and applied research in all fields of Mathematics to provide information and training to the different sectors of Costa Rican society related to the area of Mathematics or which demand scientific solutions to various problems.

Main functions

  • To carry out high level basic and applied research in all fields of Mathematics.
  • To conduct the International Symposium on Mathematical Methods Applied to Sciences, SIMMAC, for its acronym in Spanish.
  • To conduct the International Symposium on Educational Mathematics, SIME, for its acronym in Spanish
  • To provide in the research project 821-A5-775, Journal of Mathematics: Theory and Applications a space of scientific dissemination
  • To publish two volumes per year of the Journal of Mathematics: Theory and Applications
  • To offer the external sector our knowledge and services in order to contribute positively to the solution of these diverse national problems of public and private interest
  • To strengthen joint research at the national and international levels through the participation of academic networks
  • To encourage the development of projects and joint activities between the different areas of knowledge
  • To promote the study of national problems with an interdisciplinary approach

Services

Remunerated

  • We offer to the public and private sector of Costa Rican society, the human services in Mathematics for the development of advising and consulting so that the University of Costa Rica increases its projection and image at the national level