Luís Filipe Pinheiro de Castro (born in November 1968) received the Diploma (“Licenciatura”) Degree from the University st1:placetype> of Aveiro st1:placename>, Portugal st1:place> st1:country-region>, in 1991, the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in applied mathematics and mathematics from IST, Technical University of Lisbon, in 1994 and 1998, respectively. In 2004, he received the Habilitation (“Agregação”) Degree from University st1:placetype> of Aveiro st1:placename> st1:place>. o:p>
From 1998 to 2000 he was in the Directive Council of Department of Mathematics of University of Aveiro; from 2000 to 2002 he was Vice-President of the Directive Board of the Centre Delegation of the Portuguese Mathematical Society; from 2001 to 2003 he was President of the Scientific-Pedagogic Council of Department of Mathematics of University of Aveiro; from 2001 to 2003 he was Coordinator of the Scientific Committee of Department of Mathematics of University of Aveiro; from January 2006 to December 2009, he was the Scientific Coordinator of the Research Unit Mathematics and Applications, which had 55 Ph.D. members and 82 elements in total (see http://ma.mat.ua.pt/).
He is currently the Scientific Coordinator of CIDMA - Center for Research and Development in Mathematics and Applications, which has more than 100 Ph.D. members and over 140 elements in total (see http://cidma.mat.ua.pt/ ).
o:p>He has more than 20 years of teaching experience in Mathematics at B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. levels.
His current research interests include several topics in the areas of Operator Theory, Functional Analysis, Integral and Differential Equations, and Mathematical-Physics.
He has contributed over 150 peer-reviewed papers, and gave more than 125 talks at research seminars and international conferences or workshops. He supervised 5 M.Sc. students, 5 Ph.D. students and served as adviser for 5 post-docs.
Since 2009 he has been Full Professor at University of Aveiro, Portugal.
Last Update: 2017