The main horizontal research areas of CERIDES include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Management
  • Human Factors
  • Risk management
  • Risk Perception
  • Risk Communication
  • Decision Sciences
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Optimisation
  • Interdisciplinary Systems
  • Operations Research
  • Operations Management
  • Heuristics

The main industrial application fields of CERIDES include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Civil Protection
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
  • Financal Crisis
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Management
  • SMEs
  • Public Policies
  • Emergency Logistics
  • Planning
  • Scheduling
  • Health Informatics
  • Medical Decision Support Systems
  • Transportation Systems
  • Science in Society