### Luís Lima Ferrás

Assistant Professor

Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto

**Research interests**: (numerical analysis) new models and numerical methods for integro-differential equations; (mathematical modelling) complex viscoelastic flows and anomalous diffusion; (machine learning) combining machine learning and differential equations.

__Education__:

(2019) Ph.D. in Mathematics - University of Chester (UK). The thesis is about the numerical solution of fractional differential equations and their application to physics and engineering.

(2012) Ph.D. in Science and Polymer Engineering - University of Minho (Portugal). The thesis is about the numerical solution of the Navier-Stokes Equations by the Finite Volume Method.

(2007) Master degree in Applied Mathematics - University of Porto (Portugal)

(2005) *Licenciatura* degree (5 years) in Mathematics - University of Aveiro (Portugal)

__Research Positions__:

**January 2019 – February 2022 **– Junior Researcher – Center of Mathematics – CMAT – University of Minho.

**April 2017– January 2019** – Post-Doc – Center of Mathematics – CMAT – University of Minho

**September 2016 – April 2017** – Researcher – Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

**July 2015 – August 2016** – Post-Doc – Institute for Polymers and Composites

Publications

Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics | 2023

arXiv | 2023