The IULATERM research group (Lexicon and technology) works in the following lines of research: terminology, neology, specialized lexicography, specialized discourse, lexical variation and change, lexicology (morphology, semantics and lexicon syntax, phraseology), language technologies, computational linguistics, corpus linguistics, and management of linguistic change and diversity.All research topics are approached from a threefold perspective: theoretical, descriptive, and applied.The line of terminology is the most internationally recognized, because within the group the Communicative Theory of Terminology (Cabré 1999) has been developed. IULATERM is part of the Institute of Applied Linguistics (IULA), a specific research center of UPF.