ERCIM's scientific fields of competence

   
CNR
CRCIM
CWI
Fraunhofer ICT Group
FNR
FNRS & FWO *
FORTH (ICS)
INRIA
ISI
NTNU
PEG
SICS
SpaRCIM
STFC
SZTAKI
UCY UWAW
VTT
Informatics                              
B. Hardware B.1 Control Structures and Microprogramming (D.3.2)       FOKUS FNR FNRS & FWO (1)               UCY  VTT
  B.2 Arithmetic and Logic Structures     CWI     INRIA NTNU         UWAW  
  B.3 Memory Structures       (1)FNRS & FWO FORTH INRIA ISI           UCY  
  B.4 Input/Output and Data Communications       IIS FNRS & FWO (1) FORTH   ISI NTNU SICS       UCY VTT
   B.5 Register-Transfer-Level Implementaion       IIS FNRS & FWO (1) FORTH              
   B.6 Logic Design   MUNI   FOKUS FNR FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH   ISI NTNU         UCY UWAW  
   B.7 Integrated Circuit   MUNI   FOKUS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH   ISI NTNU PEG         VTT
  B.8 Performance and Reliability (C.4) ISTI, IIT   CWI FOKUS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (3) FORTH   ISI NTNU         UCY  
C. Computer Systems Organization C.1 Processor Architectures   UTIA   FOKUS FNRS & FWO (3) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS       UCY  
  C.2 Computer Communication Networks ISTI, IIT MUNI CWI FOKUS, ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (5) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS   STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  C.3 Special-Purpose and Application-Based Systems (J.7) ISTI, IIT     IAIS, FOKUS, IIS FNR   FORTH INRIA   PEG SICS       UCY  
  C.4 Performance of Systems ISTI, IIT MUNI CWI FOKUS, ISST, ITWM, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU SICS       UCY VTT
  C.5 Computer System Implementation       FOKUS, ISST FNRS & FWO (1) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU SICS       UCY  
D. Software D.1 Programming Techniques (E) ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI IESE, FOKUS, IAIS, IIS FNRS & FWO (6) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  D.2 Software Engineering (K.6.3) ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI ISST, IESE, FIT, FOKUS, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (8) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  D.3 Programming Languages ISTI, IIT CS CWI FOKUS, IAIS, IIS FNRS & FWO (6) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  D.4 Operating Systems (C) ISTI, IIT  CS   FOKUS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
E. Data E.1 Data Structures ISTI, IIT CS CWI IESE, FOKUS, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (5) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM     UCY UWAW  
  E.2 Data Storage Representations ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS CWI  IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM     UCY UWAW  
  E.3 Data Encryption ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS CWI IGD, IESE, FOKUS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH INRIA NTNU SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  E.4 Coding and Information Theory (H.1.1)   MUNI, UTIA CWI IGD, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (3) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  E.5 Files (D.4.3, F.2.2, H.2) ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS CWI  IAIS, IIS FNRS & FWO (1) FORTH INRIA NTNU SICS       UCY  
F. Theory of Computation F.1 Computation by Abstract Devices   MUNI, CS CWI   FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH INRIA   PEG SICS       UWAW  
  F.2 Analysis of Algorithms and Problem Complexity (B.6, B.7, F.1.3) ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS CWI  IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (6) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS     SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  F.3 Logics and Meaning of Programs ISTI, IIT CS CWI   FNR FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH INRIA NTNU SICS SpaRCIM     UCY UWAW  
  F.4 Mathematical Logic and Formal Languages ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS CWI   FNR FNRS & FWO (8) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
G. Mathematics of Computing G.1 Numerical Analysis (MSC 65, 33-35) ISTI, IIT MUNI, UTIA CWI SCAI, ITWM, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (7)   INRIA NTNU PEG   SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  G.2 Discrete Mathematics (MSC 05, 06)   MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI SCAI, ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH INRIA ISI   PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  G.3 Probability and Statistics (MSC 60, 62) ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI FOKUS, ITWM, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (6) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  G.4 Mathematical Software   MUNI, CS CWI ITWM, SCAI FNR FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA NTNU SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI VTT
H. Information Systems H.1 Models and Principals ISTI, IIT CS, UTIA CWI FOKUS, IESE, ITWM, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  H.2 Database Management (E.5) ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS CWI FOKUS, FIT, ITWM, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (5) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG   SpaRCIM STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  H.3 Information Storage and Retrieval ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI FOKUS, FIT, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (5) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  H.4 Information Systems Applications ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI ISST, IESE, FIT, FOKUS, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (5) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  H.5 Information Interfaces and Presentation (e.g., HCI) (I.7) ISTI, IIT MUNI CWI IGD, IOSB, IESE, FIT, FOKUS, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM STFC   UCY VTT
I. Computing Methodologies I.1 Symbolic and Algebraic Manipulation     CWI ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (4)   INRIA   PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  I.2 Artificial Intelligence ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI FOKUS, IESE, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (6) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  I.3 Computer Graphics ISTI, IIT MUNI, UTIA IGD, FOKUS, FIT, IESE, IAIS, ITWM, IIS FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG   SpaRCIM STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  I.4 Image Processing and Computer Vision ISTI, IIT MUNI, UTIA CWI IOSB, FIT, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (8) FORTH INRIA ISI   PEG   SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  I.5 Pattern Recognition ISTI, IIT MUNI, UTIA CWI IOSB, FOKUS, IESE, IAIS, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (6) FORTH INRIA ISI   PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  I.6 Simulatin and Modeling (G.3) ISTI, IIT UTIA CWI ITWM, SCAI, IESE, FIT, FOKUS, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS   STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW VTT
  I.7 Document and Text Processing (H.4, H.5) ISTI, IIT MUNI CWI FOKUS, ISST, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (3) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG SpaRCIM     UCY UWAW VTT
J. Computer Applications J.1 Administrative Data Processing       FOKUS, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (1)         PEG     STFC SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  J.2 Physical Sciences and Engineering   CS CWI ITWM, SCAI FNR FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM STFC   UCY  
  J.3 Life and Medical Science ISTI, IIT MUNI, CS CWI SCAI, IESE, FOKUS, FIT, ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (6) FORTH INRIA ISI NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM     UCY VTT
  J.4 Social and Behavioral Science ISTI, IIT   CWI IAO, IAIS FNR   FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG          
  J.5 Arts and Humanities ISTI, IIT MUNI CWI IAO, IAIS FNR   FORTH     NTNU PEG SICS       UWAW  
  J.6 Computer-Aided Engineering ISTI, IIT     IGD, ITWM FNR   FORTH INRIA ISI   PEG     STFC SZTAKI VTT
  J.7 Computers in other Systems (C.3)       IESE FNR   FORTH INRIA   PEG SICS       UCY  
K. Computing Milieux K.1 Computer Industry           FORTH       PEG         UCY  
  K.2 History of Computing       FNRS & FWO (1)     NTNU          
  K.3 Computers and Education ISTI, IIT   CWI IESE, FIT FNR FNRS & FWO (3) FORTH   NTNU   SpaRCIM     UCY UWAW  
  K.4 Computers and Society     CWI IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (1) FORTH   ISI   PEG SICS        
  K.5 Legal Aspects of Computing       IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (1)                 UCY  
  K.6 Management of Computing and Information Systems ISTI, IIT     ITWM, FOKUS, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH     PEG SICS SpaRCIM     UCY  
  K.7 The Computing Profession                   PEG SICS        
  K.8 Personal Computing           FORTH       PEG SICS        
                      PEG          
                                 
Mathematics 00 General     CWI SCAI, ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (2)                  
  01 History and biography                         UWAW  
  03 Mathematical logic and foundations   CS CWI   FNR FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA     SpaRCIM     UWAW  
  05 Combinatorics   MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI ITWM FNRS & FWO (2) FORTH INRIA     SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UWAW VTT
  06 Order, lattices, ordered algebraic structures   MUNI     FNRS & FWO (2)   INRIA     SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UWAW  
  08 General algebraic systems   MUNI     FNRS & FWO (1)   INRIA       SpaRCIM     UWAW  
                               
  11 Number theory   CS CWI   FNRS & FWO (2)         PEG       SZTAKI UWAW  
  12-22 Algebra   MUNI   ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)   INRIA NTNU PEG   SpaRCIM     UWAW  
                               
  26 Real functions       ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)       NTNU PEG         UWAW  
  28 Measure and integration       ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)   INRIA   NTNU         UWAW  
                               
  30 Functions of a complex variable       ITWM FNRS & FWO (3)       NTNU PEG         UWAW  
  31 Potential theory       ITWM         NTNU         UWAW  
  32 Several complex variables and analytic spaces       ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)   INRIA   NTNU       SZTAKI UWAW  
  33 Special functions     ITWM     INRIA   NTNU         UWAW  
  34 Ordinary differential equations   MUNI, UTIA CWI ITWM FNRS & FWO (4)   INRIA NTNU PEG       SZTAKI UWAW  
  35 Partial differential equations   MUNI, UTIA CWI ITWM FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA NTNU PEG       SZTAKI UWAW  
  37 Dynamical systems and ergodic theory   UTIA   ITWM FNRS & FWO (3)   INRIA   NTNU       SZTAKI UWAW  
  39 Difference and functional equations       ITWM FNRS & FWO (3)   INRIA             UWAW  
  40 Sequences, series, summability       ITWM         NTNU PEG          
  41 Approximations and expansions     CWI ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)   INRIA   NTNU PEG       SZTAKI UWAW  
  42 Fourier analysis       ITWM, IIS FNRS & FWO (4) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG       SZTAKI UWAW  
  43 Abstract harmonic analysis       ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)       NTNU       SZTAKI UWAW  
  44 Integral transforms, operational calculus       ITWM FNRS & FWO (2)         PEG         UWAW  
  45 Integral equations       ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)   INRIA     PEG         UWAW  
  46 Functional analysis   MUNI   ITWM FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA   NTNU PEG         UWAW  
  47 Operator theory   MUNI   ITWM FNRS & FWO (2)       NTNU         UWAW  
  49 Calculus of variations and optimal control; optimization   UTIA CWI ITWM FNRS & FWO (4)   INRIA   NTNU PEG   SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UWAW  
                               
  51 Geometry   MUNI   ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (2)       NTNU       SZTAKI UWAW  
  52 Convex and discrete geometry     CWI ITWM                 SZTAKI UWAW  
  53 Differential geometry   MUNI   ITWM FNRS & FWO (2)       NTNU       SZTAKI UWAW  
  54 General topology       ITWM     INRIA           SZTAKI UWAW  
  55 Algebraic topology       ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)   INRIA   NTNU   SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UWAW  
  57 Manifolds and cell complexes       ITWM FNRS & FWO (1)       NTNU       SZTAKI UWAW  
  58 Global analysis, analysis on manifolds       ITWM FNRS & FWO (2)       NTNU         UWAW  
                               
  60 Probability theory and stochastic processes   MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (5) FORTH INRIA NTNU PEG   SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UWAW VTT
  62 Statistics   MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI ITWM, IAIS FNR FNRS & FWO (6)   INRIA NTNU PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UWAW VTT
  65 Numerical analysis ISTI MUNI, CS, UTIA CWI ITWM, IIS FNRS & FWO (6)   INRIA NTNU PEG   SpaRCIM   SZTAKI UWAW  
                               
  70-86 Mathematical Physics     CWI ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (1)       NTNU PEG     STFC   UWAW  
                               
  90 Operations research, mathematical programming   MUNI, UTIA CWI FOKUS, ITWM, IIS FNR FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA   PEG SICS SpaRCIM   SZTAKI  
  91 Game theory, economics, social and behavioral sciences ISTI UTIA CWI
CWI
FNR FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA     PEG       SZTAKI UCY UWAW  
  92 Biology and other natural sciences     CWI ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (3) FORTH INRIA NTNU SICS     SZTAKI UWAW  
  93 Systems theory; control   UTIA CWI ITWM FNR FNRS & FWO (5)   INRIA   NTNU PEG     STFC SZTAKI UWAW  
  94 Information and communication, circuits       ITWM, IIS FNRS & FWO (3)   INRIA   NTNU PEG         UWAW  
  97 Mathematics education   UTIA   ITWM FNRS & FWO (2)                 UWAW  

FNRS-FWO: The figures in brackets refer to the number of Belgian institutes active in this field:

UCL: http://www.ucl.ac.be
KUL: http://www.kuleuven.ac.be
CETIC: http://www.cetic.be
ULB: http://www.ulb.ac.be
VUB: http://www.vub.ac.be
UGent: http://www.ugent.be
UAntwerpen: http://www.ua.ac.be
ULg: http://www.ulg.be
LUC: http://www.luc.ac.be
FPMS: http://www.fpms.ac.be
UMH: http://www.umh.ac.be
FUNDP: http://www.fundp.ac.be