The principal activity of GIDyC is centered on the research and realization of prototypes which verify theoretical results obtained in the areas of spacial temporal , multimedia and Object Oriented databases, integration of heterogeneous software, methods engineering, and information recovery. Principal research areas: - Object Oriented programming engineering - Object Oriented Databases - Software integration - Methods engineering - Diffuse logic - Multiagent systems - Human/computer interaction - Information recovery - Geographic information systems - Graphic computation - Spacial temporal databases - Object Oriented Programming languages - hypermedia systems and multimedia systems