Gerard Gomez was born in 1952, in Barcelona, Spain. He obtained his M.S. degree in 1974 at the Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, and his Ph.D. degree at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain, in 1981 under Professor C. Simo's supervision. He is currently serving as a Professor of applied mathematics at the Universitat de Barcelona. His research interest concerns celestial mechanics and astrodynamics, with particular reference to the application of numerical and dynamical systems methods to astronomy and spacecraft mission design.
Biography Updated on 8 January 2013