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Full name
Isabel Narra Figueiredo, PhD.

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Mathematics Department

Research group
Analysis

Research interests
Applied Mathematics (Differential Equations, Variational Models, Finite Elements, Numerical Methods)

 

 

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4.13

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+351-239791150

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+351-239793069

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isabelf@mat.uc.pt

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Publications
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Georg Stadler, Frictional contact of an anisotropic piezoelectric plate, ESAIM: Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations (COCV) 15 (2009), 149-­172;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, JosĂ© A. Carvalho, Rebeca MartĂ­nez, Plate-like smart structures: reduced models and numerical simulations, Journal of Elasticity 97 (2009), 47-75;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, JosĂ© Miguel Urbano, Carlos Leal, Pedro N. Figueiredo, A mathematical model for a comprehensive approach to the dynamics of human colonic aberrant crypt foci, PrĂ©-publicações do Departamento de Matemática da Universidade de Coimbra 08-01 (2008);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, JosĂ© R. Fernández, Rebeca MartĂ­nez, A convergence result in the study of bone remodeling contact problems, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications 343 (2008), no. 2, 951-964;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Rebeca MartĂ­nez, JosĂ© A. Carvalho, Smart plates: reduced models and numerical simulations, PrĂ©-publicações do Departamento de Matemática da Universidade de Coimbra 08-28 (2008);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, AdĂ©rito AraĂşjo, P. N. Figueiredo, G. Stadler, O. Ghattas, Variational image segmentation for endoscopic human colonic aberrant crypt foci, PrĂ©-publicações do Departamento de Matemática da Universidade de Coimbra 08-35 (2008);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Lino Costa, RogĂ©rio Leal, Pedro Oliveira, Georg Stadler, Modeling and numerical study of actuator and sensor effects for a laminated piezoelectric plate, Computers and Structures 85 (2007), no. 7-8, 385-403;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Georg Stadler, Frictional contact of an anisotropic piezoelectric plate, PrĂ©-publicações do Departamento de Matemática da Universidade de Coimbra 07-16 (2007);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Georg Stadler, Optimal control of piezoelectric anisotropic plates, PrĂ©-publicações do Departamento de Matemática da Universidade de Coimbra 06-12 (2006);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, P. Oliveira, L. Costa, R. Leal, Actuator effect of a piezoelectric anisotropic plate model, Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures 13 (2006), no. 5, 403-417;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, A generalized piezoelectric Bernoulli-Navier anisotropic rod model, Journal of Elasticity 85 (2006), no. 2, 85-106;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, JosĂ© Francisco Rodrigues , Lisa Santos, Free Boundary Problems: Theory and Applications, International Series of Numerical Mathematics, Birkhäuser Verlag, v. 154, 460 pages (2006);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Joaquim J. JĂşdice, SilvĂ©rio S. Rosa, A class of mathematical programs with equilibrium constraints: a smooth algorithm and applications to contact problems, Optimization and Engineering 6 (2005), 203-239;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, CecĂ­lia S. Pinto, Conical differentiability for bone remodeling contact rod models, ESAIM: Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations 11 (2005), no. 3, 382-400;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, A piezoelectric anisotropic plate model, Asymptotic Analysis 44 (2005), no. 3-4, 327-346;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, CecĂ­lia S. Pinto, Shape analysis of an adaptive elastic rod model, SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics 66 (2005), no. 1, 153-173;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Approximation of bone remodeling models, Journal de MathĂ©matiques Pures et AppliquĂ©es 84 (2005), no. 12, 1794-1812;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, A. Pinto da Costa, J.J. JĂşdice, J.A.C. Martins, The directional instability problem in systems with frictional contacts, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 193 (2004), no. 3-5, 357-384;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, P. Oliveira, L. Costa, L. Fernandes, J. JĂşdice, R. Leal, Multiple-and single-objective approaches to laminate optimization with genetic algorithms, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization 27 (2004), no. 1-2, 55-65;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Luis Trabucho, Asymptotic model of a nonlinear adaptive elastic rod, Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids 9 (2004), no. 4, 331-354;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, LuĂ­s Filipe Menezes, Juha Videman, Modelling and Numerical Simulation in Continuum Mechanics, CIM (Centro Internacional de Matemática), 23 (2003);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Joaquim J. JĂşdice, Pedro N. Oliveira, Complementarity and genetic algorithms for an optimization shell problem, Central European Journal of Operations Research 11 (2003), no. 2, 143-161;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, J.J. JĂşdice, SilvĂ©rio S. Rosa, Solution methods for structural optimization in contact rod problems, J.A.C. Martins and Manuel D.P. Monteiro Marques, Contact Mechanics (2002), 325-332;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, Sensitivity analysis of a nonlinear obstacle plate problem, Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations (COCV) 7 (2002), 135-155;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, LuĂ­s M. Fernandes, Joaquim J. JĂşdice, On the solution of a finite element approximation of a linear obstacle plate problem, International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science 12 (2002), no. 1, 27-40;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, A. Pinto da Costa, J.J. JĂşdice, J.A. C. Martins, A complementarity eigenproblem in the stability analysis of finite dimensional elastic systems with frictional contact, M.C. Ferris, O.L. Mangasarian and J-S. Pang, Complementarity: Applications, Algorithms and Extensions, 4 (2001), 67-83;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, R.P. Leal, P. Oliveira, L.A. Costa, Instabilidade direccional de sistemas com contacto unilateral e atrito: formulação em termos de complementaridade, Actas do VI Congresso Nacional de Mecânica Aplicada e Computacional, Universidade de Aveiro, Paulo M.M. Vila Real, JosĂ© J. Grácio (eds), 1, 645-654 (2000);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, A. Pinto da Costa, J.J. JĂşdice, J.A.C. Martins, Algoritmos genĂ©ticos na optimização de laminados, Actas do VI Congresso Nacional de Mecânica Aplicada e Computacional, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal, Paulo M.M. Vila Real, JosĂ© J. Grácio (eds), 1, 343-356 (2000);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, L.A. Costa, P. Oliveira, L.F. Roseiro, R.P. Leal, Structural optimization of laminated plates with genetic algorithms, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (2000), no. 621-627;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, D. Bucur, G. Buttazzo, On the attainable eigenvalues of the Laplace operator, SIAM Journal of Mathematical Analysis 30 (1999), no. 3, 527-536;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, P. Oliveira, L. Costa, L. Roseiro, R. Leal, Compliance minimization of a composite laminated plate by genetic algorithms, European Conference on Computational Mechanics, W. Wunderlich (ed) (1999), no. p. 16;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, Ellipticity of Koiter's and Naghdi's models for nonhomogeneous anisotropic shells, Applicable Analysis, An International Journal 70 (1998), no. 1-2, 75-84;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, P. Oliveira, L. Costa, L. Fernandes, J. JĂşdice, Application of genetic algorithms to plate optimization, Computational Mechanics, New Trends and Applications, S.R. Idelsohn, E. Oñate, E. Dvorkin (Eds.) (1998), no. p. 9;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, L. Fernandes, J. JĂşdice, Computational methods for plate and shallow shell contact problems, Computational Mechanics, New Trends and Applications, S.R. Idelsohn, E. Oñate, E. Dvorkin (Eds.) (1998), no. p. 9;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, Numerical analysis of contact and friction problems in thermoelasticity, Escola de Elementos Finitos e Aplicações, CIM (Centro Internacional de Matemática), 6 (1998), no. p. 33;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Escola de Elementos Finitos e Aplicações, CIM (Centro Internacional de Matemática), 6 (1998);
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, L. Fernandes, J. JĂşdice, Solution of nonlinear obstacle problems by complementarity algorithms, V Encontro Nacional de Mecânica Computacional (1997), no. 395-404;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Carlos Leal, Anisotropic shells, Shells Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing, M. Bernadou, P.G. Ciarlet and J.M. Viaño (Eds.), 105 (1997), no. 73-76;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Enrique Zuazua, Exact controllability and asymptotic limit for thin plates, Asymptotic Analysis 12 (1996), no. 3, 213-252;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, L. Trabucho, A class of contact and friction dynamic problems in thermoelasticity and in thermoviscoelasticity, International Journal of Engineering Science 33 (1995), no. 1, 45-66;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, Enrique Zuazua, Exact controllability, asymptotic methods and plates, Ciarlet/ Trabucho/Viaño, Asymptotic Methods for Elastic Strutures (1995), 69-74;
    - Isabel Narra Figueiredo, LuĂ­s Trabucho, Some existence results for contact and friction problems in thermoelasticity and in thermoviscoelasticity, Ciarlet/Trabucho/Viaño, Asymptotic Methods for Elastic Strutures (1995), 223-235;

 
     
 

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