• José Augusto Ferreira

  • Research Area

    Numerical Methods for Differential Equations

  • Institution

    University of Coimbra

  • PhD

    Institution: University of Coimbra
    Year: 1995

  • Main research publications

    • Numerical simulation of aqueous humor flow: from healthy to pathologic situations ", Applied Mathematics and Computation 226 (2014)
    • A 3D model for mechanistic control drug release (with M. Grassi, E. Gudiño, P. de Oliveira) ", to appear in SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. - (2014)
    • Supraconvergence and supercloseness of a scheme for elliptic equations on nonuniform grids (with R. Grigorieff) ", Numerical Function Analysis and Optimization 5-6 (2006)
    • Supraconvergence of a finite difference scheme for solutions in Hs(0,L) (with S. Barbeiro, R. Grigorieff) ", IMA Journal of Numerical Analysis 25 (2005)
    • On the supraconvergence elliptic finite difference methods (with R. Grigorieff) ", Applied Numerical Mathematics 28 (1998)
  • PhD Students

    • Parabolic partial differential equations- superconvergence estimates and applications 2014
    • Recent developments in non-Fickian diffusion - a new look at viscoelastic materials co-supervision with Paula de Oliveira, 2014
    • Modelinag and numerical analysis in option market with memory co-supervision with Helder Sebastião , 2013
    • On the numerical analysis on nonFickian flows in porous media co-supervision with J.A. Ferreira, Siílvia Barbeiro, 2013
    • co-supervision with Paula de Oliveira, ongoing
    • co-supervision with Paula de Oliveira, ongoing
    • Control drug delivery:analytical and numerical study co-supervision with Paula de Oliveira, 2010
    • Integro-differencial models with memory: analytical and numerical study 2009
    • Discrete dual norms for elliptic problems co-supervision with Rolf Grigorieff, 2005

Research and Events


  • PhD Defense
    Khadijeh Alibabaei - On the profinite topology on groups and tameness of pseudo-varieties of groups
    15h00m - Room FC1 029, Dep. Mathematics, Univ. Porto
    March 1, 2018
  • Research Seminar Program (RSP)
    2017/18 second session
    Room 2.5, DMat UC
    March 9, 2018
  • PhD Defense
    Muhammad Ali Khan - Statistical instability in chaotic dynamics
    Room 031, Dep. Mathematics, Univ. Porto
    March 9, 2018
  • PhD Defense
    Anderson Feitoza Leitão Maia - Sharp regularity for the inhomogeneous porous medium equation
    14:30 - Sala dos Capelos, Univ. Coimbra
    March 21, 2018
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Defended Theses

  • Forward-backward stochastic differential equations and applications
      Rui Manuel Tavares Pinto de Sá Pereira (January 2018)
      Evelina Shamarova
      Margarida Brito
  • Pseudomonads and descent
      Fernando Lucatelli Nunes (January 2018)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
  • Descent theory of (T,V)-categories: global-descent and étale-descent
      Pier Giorgio Basile (September 2017)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
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