“RISAT” Research Institute of Science and Technology
RISAT

Research Institute of Science and Technology (RISAT) is a private, non-profit institution governed by its Board of Directors. Its mission is to enhance science and technology in Albania and surrounding countries. RISAT assumes an obligation to advance knowledge through research and scholarship of its members. The Institute's research and scholarship mission takes expression in a variety of forms ranging from basic studies, improving curricula, and active research.

All of those who are interested in joining our efforts should contact any member of the Institute.

Instituti Shqiptar i Shkencave dhe Teknollogjise është një institucion që drejtohet nga Bordi Drejtues. Misioni i institutit është të nxisë zhvillimin e shkencës dhe teknollogjisë në Shqipëri nëpërmjet bashkëpunimit midis universiteteve të ndryshme në Shqipëri si edhe kërkuesve shqiptarë në diasporë.


Activities


“Albanian

Conferences

We organize a wide array of workshops, conferences, and Summer Schools in Albania and surrounding countries. Most of the funding is secured via grants or private donations. More information can be found by clicking in the logo or by going to the website Conferences

“Workshops”

Workshops

RISAT organizes several workshops a year, mostly in Albania, but also in surrounding countries and in the USA. Each of the main groups organize one or two workshops per year. For more details check each group under Projects.

“Summer

Summer Schools

In 2008 in Vlora was organized a NATO Advanced Study Institute, financed by a NATO grant. The PI for this grant was Prof. Shaska, who a couple of years later was also one of the founders of RISAT. IN 2014, T. Shaska and E. Zhupa organized another NATO Advanced Study Institute in Ohrid (North Macedonia). Since then RISAT regularly applied for grants and organizes Summer Schools in Albania and surrounding countries.


“Albanian

NATO ASI, Vlora 2008

From April 27 until May 8, 2008 we organized NATO ASI: New Challenges in Digital Communications. The conference had over 120 participants from all over the world and was the first major mathematical conference organized in Albania.

Among participants were V. Pless, W. Huffman, E. Previato, I. Shparlinski, F. Luca, J. Gutierrez, K. Maggard, S. Shpectorov, A. Stein, G. Nebe, et al.

“Workshops”

ACA Vlora 2009

The ACA series of conferences is devoted to promoting all manner of computer algebra applications, and encouraging the interaction of developers of computer algebra systems and packages with researchers and users (including scientists, engineers, educators, etc.). Topics include, but are not limited to, computer algebra in the sciences, engineering, medicine, pure and applied mathematics, education and computer science.

ACA 2010 was organized in Vlora, Albania from June 24-27, 2010.

“Ervin

Seminars

We organize a wide array of workshops, conferences, and Summer Schools in Albania and surrounding countries. Most of the funding is secured via grants or private donations. Below are some of the upcoming conferences.

Algebra and Number Theory Seminar at Oakland University
A2G2: Seminar në Gjeometrinë Arithmetike
Algebra Working Seminar at RISAT



Publications

“Albanian

Albanian J. Math.

The Institute publishes the only Albanian research journal in mathematics, the Albanian Journal of Mathematics. The journal is in its XI year of publication and has published over 150 research articles. It is indexed by MathSciNet and ZbMath. More information can be found by clicking in the logo or by going to the website of the journal at albanian-j-math.com

“Arkiva

Digital Archives

RISAT has its own digital archives which contain a large selection of preprints mostly in Albanian. For interested authors who want to post their work at these archives they should visit repo.risat.org

“Arkiva

Digital Archives

RISAT has its own digital archives which contain a large selection of preprints mostly in Albanian. For interested authors who want to post their work at these archives they should visit repo.risat.org