Special Issue of Mathematical and Computational Applications

This special issue of Mathematical and Computational Applications (MCA),

is devoted to publishing significant results on the development and/or applications

of mathematical and/or computational techniques in different knowledge fields such as engineering,

natural sciences or social sciences.

Original research papers addressing all aspects of numerical and symbolic computation within the scope of MCA are welcome.



SYMCOMP 2019 participants  are cordially invited to submit an enhanced version of their papers for publication in this special issue, according to the information to be oportunely available. Be sure that the Journal scope is the adequate to your work and please observe the Journal  guidelines to prepare the paper, namely concerning the template to use.

The Journal guidelines to be observed, can be consulted at https://www.mdpi.com/journal/mca/instructions

The submitted work must not have been published or simultaneously submitted for publication in other journals or refereed conference proceedings.

Received submissions will be peer-reviewed according to the standard refereeing procedure  of Mathematical and Computational Applications.


Important dates

· Submission of papers deadline:

· Notification of acceptance:

· Publication of the special issue:


Guest editors

             Amélia Loja (Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering)

             J. Infante Barbosa (Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering)      

            (in progress)                                                             














Thematic Conference


4th International Conference on Numerical and Symbolic Computation

Developments and Applications

Porto, Portugal, 11-12 April 2019