N. D. Lopes _____________________



Ph.D. Thesis (2014-05-02)

Last talk @ MatNova

DOLFWAVE has a new LOGO. Thanks to the weddar man G. Catarino.

DOLFWAVE is being tested in a real world scenario Portuguese Tsunami

Invited talk @ the First European Meeting of Phd students in Mathematics- Amiens, 28 - June, 2011

DOLFWAVE is part of the FEniCS-apps list.

Scientific Interests

  • Water Waves Modelling
  • Navier-Stokes Equations
  • Numerical Analysis of Partial Differential Equations


  • N.D. Lopes, P.J.S Pereira and L. Trabucho, A numerical analysis of a class of KdV-BBM equations using Continuous/Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Method @ Proceedings of MEFTE 2012, LNEC, 2012

  • N.D. Lopes, P.J.S Pereira and L. Trabucho, Improved Boussinesq Equations for Surface Water Waves @ Automated Solution of Differential Equations by the Finite Element Method, in Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering 84, Eds. A. Logg et al.,
    Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012. DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-23099-8_25 (The FEniCS Book)
  • N.D. Lopes, P.J.S Pereira and L. Trabucho, A numerical analysis of a class of generalized
    Boussinesq-type equations using continuous/discontinuous FEM. DOI:10.1002/fld.2631
    @ International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, V. 69, 7, p. 1186-1218, Wiley 2012.
  • N.D. Lopes, P.J.S. Pereira and L. Trabucho, Um método numérico para uma classe de
    equações de Boussinesq para ondas de supefície com batimetria dependente do tempo.
    @ Boletim da SPM-Encontro Nacional da SPM 2010, pp. 42-46, 2011, Portugal.
  • N.D. Lopes, P.J.S. Pereira and L. Trabucho, A C/DG-FEM Solution of an Improved
    Boussinesq System for Surface Water Waves. @ Proceedings, Fifth European Conference
    on CFD, ECCOMAS CFD 2010, June 14-17, Lisbon, Portugal
  • N.D. Lopes, Aplicação do Método dos Elementos Finitos na Análise de uma Classe de
    Problemas de Convecção-Difusão @ Métodos Computacionais em Engenharia,
    31 de Maio-2 de Junho 2004, Lisbon, Portugal (pdf) (Simulations)


  • About convection-difusion equation
    • @ CMCE2004 conference

Work in Progress

  • DOLFWAVE application for water waves simulation
  • Incompressible Navier-Stokes


  • P. Freitas and N. Lopes, Cooling of a rotor
    @ 65th European Study Group with Industry, 2008



Date: 2014-09-09T15:14+0100

Author: Nuno D. Lopes

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