Milton C. L. Filho

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Milton C. Lopes Filho was born in Rio de Janeiro, received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in mathematics at the Catholic University, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil, and Ph.D. in mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley, Calif, USA, 1990, under the supervision of Alan Weinstein. Filho received Postdoc at University of Houston, Houston, Tex, USA, and University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky, USA. He was Permanent Faculty at the State University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil, from 1992 to 2012, and currently he is a Professor of Mathematics at the Department of Applied Mathematics, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He arranged sabbatical visits at Indiana University (1997), Penn State University (2003-2004), and University of California, Riverside (2011). His current interests focus on the mathematical modeling of incompressible fluid motion, specially on vortex dynamics, interface dynamics, boundary layer theory, optimal transportation and turbulence.

Biography Updated on 26 December 2012

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