Former and Emeritus faculty members

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The Department of Mathematics lists on this page its faculty who have attained Emeritus status or have left due to retirement, death or career changes to another institution, as a way to honour their contributions past or present.


email Paulo Almeida, Associate Professor, retired 2012-11-30.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal, 1989.
Noncommutative Geometry.
email Nadir Arada, held the position of Invited Assistant Professor, left for Universidade Nova de Lisboa.
Doctorat, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France, 1997.
Optimal control of partial differential equations; Mathematical analysis and numerical methods for viscoelastic fluids.
email João Branco, Emeritus Associate Professor.
PhD in Statistics, University of Newcastle, UK, 1979.
Applied Statistics, Multivariate Analysis, Robust Methods, Teaching Statistics.
email Jorge Buescu, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa.
PhD in Mathematics, University of Warwick, UK, 1995.
Dynamical Systems.
email José Carmo, held the position of Associate Professor, left for Universidade da Madeira.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 1988.
Theory of Computation, Specification Logic, Deontic Logic.
email Michel Carpentier, Associate Professor, retired 2006-12-31.
Doutoramento em Engenharia Electrotécnica, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 1982.
Assymptotic Analysis.
email Rui Pedro Carpentier, Assistant Professor.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 2006.
Knot Theory, Topology.
email Raúl Cordovil, Investigador Coordenador (UTL), retired 2012-01-16.
Doctorat d'État ès Sciences Mathématiques, Université Paris 6, France, 1981.
Oriented Matroids, Discrete Geometry.
email Fernando Costa, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Universidade Aberta.
PhD in Mathematics, Heriot-Watt University, UK, 1993.
Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems.
email Luís Cruz-Filipe, held the position of Invited Assistant Professor, left for Universidade de Lisboa.
Doctor in de Natuurkunde, Wiskunde en Informatica, Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen (Holanda), 2004.
Logic and Computation.
email Pedro Duarte, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Instituto de Matemática Pura e Aplicada, Brazil, 1993.
Dynamical Systems.
email José Fachada, Assistant Professor, retired 2011-10-31.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 2001.
Discrete Mathematics. Combinatorics. Combinatorial Algebra, Geometry and Topology.
email Jaime Campos Ferreira, Professor Emeritus, deceased 2016-12-17.
Concurso para Professor Catedrático em Matemática, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 1967.
Functional Analysis, Theory of Distributions.
email José Manuel Ferreira, Associate Professor, retired 2011-12-30.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal, 1987.
Differential Equations, Stability in Functional Differential Equations.
email Carlos Florentino, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa.
PhD in Mathematics, State University of New York, Stony Brook, USA, 1997.
Complex Algebraic Geometry and Mathematical-Physics.
email Narciso Garcia, Associate Professor, retired 2010-01-01.
PhD in Mathematics, University of Oxford, UK, 1982.
Logic, Foundations of Mathematics.
email Claudio Alberto Hermida, held the position of Invited Assistant Professor, left for Queen's University, Ontario.
PhD Computer Science, University of Edinburgh, UK, 1993.
Category Theory, Logic and Semantics of Computation.
email Margarida Mendes Lopes, Associate Professor.
PhD in Mathematics, University of Warwick, UK, 1989.
Algebraic Geometry.
email Luís Canto de Loura, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa.
PhD in Mathematics, University of Houston, USA, 1988.
Theory of distributions.
email Marcos Mariño, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Université de Genève.
Doutoramento em Ciencias Físicas, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 1996.
Mathematical Physics, String Theory and Topological Field Theories.
email Filipe Moura, held the position of Invited Assistant Professor, left for Universidade do Minho.
PhD in Physics, Stony Brook, 2003.
String theory, general relativity.
email Monique Moura, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.
PhD in Mathematics, New York University, USA, 1993.
Numerical Methods in Integral Equations.
email Rahul Pandharipande, held the position of Invited Full Professor, left for ETH Zürich.
Phd in Mathematics, University of Harvard, 1994.
Algebraic Geometry.
email Carlos Daniel Paulino, Associate Professor.
Doutoramento em Estatística, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, 1989.
Discrete Multivariate Analysis, Classical and Bayesian Statistical Theory, Missing Data.
email Fernanda Ramalhoto, Full Professor, retired 2012-07-31.
PhD in Mathematical Statistics, University of London, UK, 1977.
Statistics, Stochastic Processes, Queue Theory, Reliability and Quality Control.
email José Sousa Ramos, Associate Professor, deceased 2007-01-01.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa, Portugal, 1990.
Dynamical Systems, Symbolic Dynamics, Topological Invariants.
email António Ravara, held the position of Assistant Professor, left for Universidade Nova de Lisboa.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 2000.
Theory of Computation, Concurrency.
email Filipe Romeiras, Associate Professor, retired 2011-12-30.
PhD, University of Cambridge, UK, 1977.
Dynamical Systems, Waves.
email José Roquette, Assistant Professor.
Doutoramento em Matemática, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 2005.
Foundations of Mathematics. Non-standard analysis.
email António Ferreira dos Santos, Professor Emeritus.
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Operator Theory, Factorization and Riemann-Hilbert Problems. Applications to Integrable Systems.
email Amílcar Sernadas, Full Professor.
PhD in Computer Science, University of London, UK, 1980.
Logic and Computation.
email Frank-Olme Speck, Invited Full Professor, retired 2010-09-15.
Dr. rer. nat. Mathematik, Technische Hochschule Darmstadt, Germany, 1974.
Operator Theory, Singular Integral Equations, Pseudodifferential Operators, Boundary Value Problems.
email Murilo Tomé, held the position of Invited Assistant Professor, left for Universidade de São Paulo.
PhD in Mathematics, University of Strathclyde, Scotland, 1993.
Computational fluid dynamics.