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Adélia Sequeira

Morada Institucional

Instituto Superior Técnico (IST)
Av. Rovisco Pais 1
1049-001 LISBOA


Telefone: +351 218417073 | Email: adelia.sequeira@math.tecnico.ulisboa.pt | Web: www.math.ist.utl.pt/~asequeir

Posição

Professora Catedrática, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa

Área

Modelação Matemática em Biomedicina

Área Principal

Modelação matemática e computacional do sistema cardiovascular

Outra Área

Análise numérica de equações diferenciais. Modelação matemática e numérica em Mecânica dos Fluidos

Qualificações

  • Agregação em 'Matemática', IST-UTL, Lisboa, Portugal, 2001
  • Doutoramento em 'Matemática - Análise Numérica', FCUL, Lisboa, Portugal, 1985
  • Doctorat de 3ème Cycle em 'Matemática - Análise Numérica', Univ. Paris VI, France, 1981.
  • DEA em 'Matemática - Análise Numérica', Univ. Paris VI, France, 1978.
  • Licenciatura em 'Matemática', FCUL, Lisboa, Portugal, 1973.

       

Editor em Revistas Internacionais

  • ISRN Mathematical Physics (2011 - )
  • Archive of Mechanical Engineering (2011 -)
  • Recent Patents on Computer Science (CSENG) (2008 -)
  • Revista Intern. de Métodos Numéricos para Cálculo y Diseno en Ingeníeria (RIMNI) (2009 -)
  • Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena (MMNP) (2010, 2013)
  • Conference Papers in Mathematics (2013 -)

 


Publicações

Artigos em Revistas Internacionais

Kafi, Oualid; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2017) Numerical Simulations of a 3D Fluid-Structure Interaction Model for Blood Flow in an Atherosclerotic Artery. Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering: 14, 179-193.
Jantarada, Ana; Gambaruto, A. M.; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2016) Computational advances applied to medical image processing: an update. Open Acess Bioinformatics (Dove Medical Press): 8, 1-15.
Silva, Telma; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2016) Existence, uniqueness, stability and asymptotic behaviour of solutions for a mathematical model of atherosclerosis. Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - S: 9, 343-362.
Javad Hatami; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2016) Computational modeling of megakaryocytic differentiation of umbilical cord blood-derived stem/progenitor cells. Computers and Chemical Engineering: 94, 117-127.
Pavlova, Jevgenija; Fasano, A.; Janela, João; Sequeira, Adélia (2015) Numerical validation of a synthetic cell-based model for blood coagulation. Journal of Theoretical Biology.
Silva, Telma; Sequeira, Adélia; Santos, Rafael F.; Tiago, Jorge (2015) Existence of optimal boundary control for Navier-Stokes with mixed boundary conditions. Portugaliae Mathematica: Volume 72, Issue 2-3, 267–283.
Tricerri, Paolo; Dede, L.; Deparis, S. ; Quarteroni, A.; Robertson, A.; Sequeira, Adélia (2015) Fluid-structure interaction simulations of cerebral arteries modeled by isotropic and anisotropic constitutive laws. Computational Mechanics: 55(3), 479-498.
Sequeira, Adélia; Bodnár, T. (2014) Blood Coagulation Simulations using a Viscoelastic Model. Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena: 9 (06), 34-45.
Guerra, Telma; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) On the optimal control of a class of non-Newtonian fluids. Annali dell’Universita di Ferrara: 60(1), 133-147.
Pavlova, Jevgenija; Janela, João; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Numerical validation of a synthetic cell-based model of blood coagulation. , (submitted).
Tiago, Jorge; Gambaruto, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Patient-specific blood flow simulations: setting Dirichlet boundary conditions for minimal error with respect to measured data. Mathematical Models of Natural Phenomena: 9(6), 98-116.
Rossi, Simone; Lassila, T.; Ruiz-Baier, R.; Sequeira, Adélia; Quarteroni, A. (2014) Termodinamically consistent orthotropic activation model capturing ventricular systolic wall thickening in cardiac electromechanics. European Journal of Mechanics - A/Solids: 48, 129-142.
Guerra, Telma; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Optimal Control in Blood Flow Simulations. International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics: 64, 57-69.
Silva, Telma; Sequeira, Adélia; Santos, Rafael F.; Tiago, Jorge (2014) Existence, uniqueness, stability and asymptotic behaviour of solutions for a mathematical model of atherosclerosis. , (submitted).
Bras-Rosario, L.; Nunes, C.; Moura, Alexandra; Rocha, I.; Pinto, F.; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Influence of the baroreflex on the evolution of ventriculo arterial coupling. The Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology: 28(1), 681.3.
Pavlova, Jevgenija; Fasano, Antonio; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Numerical simulations of a reduced model for blood coagulation. , (submitted).
Gambaruto, A. M.; Janela, João; Moura, Alexandra; Sequeira, Adélia (2013) Shear-Thinning Effects of Hemodynamics in Patient-Specific Cerebral Aneurysms. Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering: 10(3), 649-665.
Fasano, Antonio; Pavlova, Jevgenija; Sequeira, Adélia (2013) A Synthetic Model for Blood Coagulation Including Blood Slip at the Vessel Wall. Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation: 54(1), 1-14.
Silva, Telma; Sequeira, Adélia; Santos, Rafael F.; Tiago, Jorge (2013) Mathematical modeling of atherosclerotic plaque formation coupled with a non-Newtonian model of blood flow. Conference Papers in Mathematics: 2013, 405914.
Ramalho, S.; Moura, Alexandra; Gambaruto, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2012) Sensitivity to Outflow Boundary Conditions and Level of Geometry Description for a Cerebral Aneurysm. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering: 28(6-7), 697-713.
Moura, Alexandra; Sequeira, Adélia (2012) Modeling and simulation of the human cardiovascular system. CIM Bulletin (International Center for Mathematics): 31, 27-34.
Smith, Keith D.; Sequeira, Adélia (2011) Micro-Macro Simulations of a Shear-Thinning Viscoelastic Kinetic Model: Applications to Blood Flow. Applicable Analysis: 90(1), 227-252.
Sellountos, Euripides; Sequeira, Adélia; Polyzos, Demosthenes (2011) A New LBIE Method for Solving Elastodynamic Problems. Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements: 35(2), 185-190.
Sequeira, Adélia; Santos, Rafael F.; Bodnar, Tomas (2011) Blood Coagulation Dynamics: Mathematical Modeling and Stability Results. Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering: 8(2), 425-443.
Bodnar, T.; Rajagopal, K. R.; Sequeira, Adélia (2011) Simulation of the Three-Dimensional Flow of Blood Using a Shear-Thinning Viscoelastic Fluid Model. Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena: 6(5), 1-24.
Bodnar, T.; Sequeira, Adélia; Prosi, M. (2011) On the Shear-Thinning and Viscoelastic Effects of Blood Flow Under Various Flow Rates. Applied Mathematics and Computation: 217(11), 5055-5067.
Gambaruto, A. M.; Janela, João; Moura, Alexandra; Sequeira, Adélia (2011) Sensitivity of Hemodynamics in a Patient Specific Cerebral Aneurysm to Vascular Geometry and Blood Rheology. Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering: 8(2), 409-423.
Janela, João; Pontrelli, G.; Sequeira, Adélia; Succi, S.; Ubertini, S. (2010) Unstructured Lattice Boltzmann Method for Hemodynamic Flows with Shear-Dependent Viscosity. International Journal of Modern Physics C: 21(6), 795-811.
Sellountos, Euripides; Sequeira, Adélia; Polyzos, D. (2010) Solving Elastic Problems with Local Boundary Integral Equations (LBIE) and Radial Basis Functions (RBF) Cells. CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences: 57(2), 109-135.
Janela, João; Moura, Alexandra; Sequeira, Adélia (2010) A 3D Non-Newtonian Fluid-Structure Interaction Model for Blood Flow in Arteries. Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics: 234(9), 2783-2791.
Janela, João; Moura, Alexandra; Sequeira, Adélia (2010) Absorbing Boundary Conditions for a 3D Non-Newtonian Fluid-Structure Interaction Model for Blood Flow in Arteries. International Journal of Engineering Science: 48(11), 1332-1349.
Gambaruto, A. M.; Moura, Alexandra; Sequeira, Adélia (2010) Topological Flow Structures and Stir Mixing for Steady Flow in a Peripheral Bypass Graft with Uncertainty. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering: 26(7), 926-953.
Sequeira, Adélia; Artoli, A. M.; Silva-Herdade, A. S.; Saldanha, Maria Carlota (2009) Leukocytes Dynamics in Microcirculation Under Shear-Thinning Blood Flow. Computers & Mathematics with Applications: 58(5), 1035-1044.
Sellountos, Euripides; Sequeira, Adélia; Polyzos, D. (2009) Elastic Transient Analysis with MLPG(LBIE) Method and Local Rbfs. CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences: 41(3), 215-241.
Robertson, A. .; Sequeira, Adélia; Owen, R. (2009) Rheological models for blood. Cardiovascular Mathematics: 1, 211-241 .
Nazarov, Serguei A.; Sequeira, Adélia; Specovius-Neugebauer, Maria; Videman, J. H. (2008) Artificial Boundary Conditions for Viscoelastic Flows. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences: 31(8), 937-958.
Sellountos, Euripides; Sequeira, Adélia (2008) A Hybrid Multi-Region BEM/LBIE-RBF Velocity-Vorticity Scheme for the Two-Dimensional Navier-Stokes Equations. CMES-Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences: 23(2), 127-147.
Sellountos, Euripides; Sequeira, Adélia (2008) An Advanced Meshless LBIE/RBF Method for Solving Two-Dimensional Incompressible Fluid Flows. Computational Mechanics: 41(5), 617-631.
Borges, L.; Sequeira, Adélia (2008) Numerical simulation of a viscoelastic fluid with a preconditioned Schwarz method. Banach Center Publ., Inst. Math, Polish Acad. Sc.: 81, 65-80.
Bodnar, T.; Sequeira, Adélia (2008) Numerical Simulation of the Coagulation Dynamics of Blood. Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine: 9(2), 83-104.
Carapau, F.; Sequeira, Adélia (2008) 1D dynamics of a second-grade viscous fluid in a constricted tube. Banach Center Publ., Inst. Math, Polish Acad. Sc.: 81, 95-103.
Artoli, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia; Silva-Herdade, A. S.; Saldanha, C. (2008) Localized Hydrodynamics of Clustering Leukocytes. Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation: 39(1-4), 375-380.
Janela, João; Sequeira, Adélia (2008) On a constrained minimization problem arising in hemodynamics. Banach Center Publ., Inst. Math, Polish Acad. Sc.: 81, 227-241.
Silva-Herdade, Ana Santos; Artoli, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia; Saldanha, C. (2007) Leukocyte Rolling and Recruitment by Endothelial Cells: Hemorheological Experiments and Numerical Simulations. Inflammation Research: 56, S388-S389.
Artoli, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia; Silva-Herdade, A. S.; Saldanha, C. (2007) Leukocytes Rolling and Recruitment by Endothelial Cells: Hemorheological Experiments and Numerical Simulations. Journal of Biomechanics: 40(15), 3493-3502.
Robertson, AM; Sequeira, Adélia (2005) A Director Theory Approach for Modeling Blood Flow in the Arterial System: An Alternative to Classical 1D Models. Mathematical Models & Methods in Applied Sciences: 15(6), 871-906.

Artigos ou Capítulos em Livros Editados

Bodnár, Tomáš; Fasano, Antonio; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Mathematical models for blood coagulation. Fluid-Structure Interaction and Biomedical Applications. Advances in Mathematical Fluid Mechanics, Springer Basel, 483-569.
Ramalho, S.; Moura, Alexandra; Gambaruto, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2013) Influence of blood rheology and outflow boundary conditions in numerical simulations of cerebral aneurysms. Mathematical Methods and Models in Biomedicine, Lecture Notes on Mathematical Modelling in the Life Sciences, Springer, New York, 149-175.
Fasano, A.; Santos, Rafael F.; Sequeira, Adélia (2012) Blood coagulation: a puzzle for biologists, a maze for mathematicians. Modeling of Physiological Flows, MS&A — Modeling, Simulation and Applications, Springer Milan : 5, 41-75.
Ramalho, S.; Moura, Alexandra; Gambaruto, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2012) Importance of the choice of mathematical model and level of geometry description in computational hemodynamics of cerebral aneurysms. Mathematical Models and Methods in Biomedicine, American Institute of Mathematical Sciences, 151-178.
Pires, Marília; Sequeira, Adélia (2011) Flows of generalized Oldroyd-B fluids in curved pipes. Parabolic Problems, Progress in Nonlinear Differential Equations and Their Applications, Springer Basel: 80, 21-43.
Sequeira, Adélia; Moura, Alexandra; Janela, João (2010) Towards a geometrical multiscale approach to non-Newtonian blood flow simulations. Advances in Mathematical Fluid Mechanics, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 295-309.
Bodnár, T. ; Sequeira, Adélia (2010) Numerical study of the significance of the non- Newtonian nature of blood in steady flow through a stenosed vessel. Advances in Mathematical Fluid Mechanics, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 83-104.
Robertson, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia; Kameneva, M. (2008) Hemorheology. In G.P. Galdi, R. Rannacher, A.M. Robertson, and S. Turek, eds., Hemodynamical Flows: Modeling, Analysis and Simulation, Series: Oberwolfach Seminars, Birkhauser: 37, 63-120.
Artoli, Abdel Monim; Sequeira, Adélia (2006) Mesoscopic Simulations of Unsteady Shear-Thinning Flows. Computational Science - Iccs 2006, PT 2, Proceedings (Ed. Alexandrov, VN et Al.). Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 3992, 78-85.

Comunicações em Actas de Conferência

Janela, João; Pavlova, Jevgenija; Fasano, A. ; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) A Synthetic cell-based model for blood clotting modelling. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering (CMMSE 2014), July 3-7, Rota, Cadiz – Spain.
Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Coupling multiscale fluid-structure interaction models for blood flow simulations. Proceedings of the 10-th Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications (AIMS), Madrid, Spain, July 7-11.
Pavlova, Jevgenija; Fasano, A.; Janela, João; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) A model approach to understand blood-clotting dynamics. Proceedings of the 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XI), 5th European Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM V), 6th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ECFD VI), July 20-25, Barcelona, Spain.
João, A.J.; Gambaruto, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Impact of robust image processing to reduce error in computational hemodynamics. Proceedings of the 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XI), 5thEuropean Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM V), 6th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ECFD VI), July 20 - 25, Barcelona, Spain.
Santos, Rafael F.; Sequeira, Adélia (2014) Time scaling on a reduced blood coagulation model. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering (CMMSE 2014), July 3-7, Rota, Cadiz – Spain.
Guerra, Telma; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2013) Towards a data assimilation method for blood circulation. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference of Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering (CMMSE), Almeria.
Jantarada, Ana; Gambaruto, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2012) The Effects of Medical Image Processing Techniques on the Computational Haemodynamics. The IEEE 2nd Portuguese Meeting in Bioengineering, 1-4.
Pavlova, Jevgenija; Sellountos, Euripides; Sequeira, Adélia (2010) Meshless LBIE–RBF Velocity – Vorticity Formulation for 2D Fluid Flows. Proceedings of ECOMAS, CFD 2010.
Gambaruto, A. M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2010) Study of Geometrical Uncertainty Stemming From Different Reconstruction Procedures on the Flow Field for a Peripheral Bypass Graft.. Proceedings of IEEE 2010 Annual International Conference, Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 4076-4079.

Edição de Livros

Sequeira, Adélia; Volpert, V.  (2014) Modeling of Natural Phenomena. Blood Flows, Cambridge: 9(6), ISSN: 0973-5348.
Pereira, J.C.F.; Sequeira, Adélia; Pereira, J.M.C.; Janela, João; Borges, L. (2010) Book of Abstracts. The 5th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, 14-17 June, 2010, Lisbon, Portugal: Vol. I, Vol. II .
Baker, Christopher T. H.; Ford, Neville J.; Diogo, Teresa; Lima, Pedro M.; Sequeira, Adélia (2010) Special issue: Third International Workshop on Analysis and Numerical Approximation of Singular Problems. Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics: 234(9), 2617.
Sequeira, Adélia; Rannacher, R. (2010) Advances in Mathematical Fluid Mechanics (Dedicated to G.P. Galdi on his 60th birthday). Springer Verlag.

Artigos em Revistas Científicas Nacionais

Moura, Alexandra; Sequeira, Adélia (2011) A Matemática do Sistema Cardiovascular. Gazeta de Matemática: 164.
Sequeira, Adélia (2010) Hemorheology and Mathematical Models. Boletim da Sociedade Portuguesa de Hemorreologia e Microcirculação: 25(3), 5-17.

Outro Informação

Prémios

  • Medalla de Mérito da Faculdade de Engenharia Mecânica, Universidade Técnica da Reública Checa, Praga 2011. 
  • Primeiro Prémio na área de Matemática Pura e Aplicada - Prémios Científicos UTL/Santander Totta 2010.
  • Menção Honrosa na área de Matemática Pura e Aplicada - Prémios Científicos UTL/Santander Totta 2008 e 2009.
  • Projecto SIMCARD (Imagiologia, Modelação e Simulação do Sistema Cardiovascular) - Parceria Internacional UTAustin|Portugal distinguido pela rede EUREKA (EUREKA 4990).

 Experiência na Orientação

  • Pós-Doutoramento: 13 (desde 2001); 3 (actualmente)
  • Doutoramento: 13 (concluídos); 4 (em curso)
  • Mestrado: 9 (concluídos); 2 (em curso)

 Liderança de Projectos de I&D

Investigador Responsável por vários projectos de investigação nacionais financiados pelo INIC, JNICT, POCTI-FCT, projectos bilaterais CRUP-DAAD e GRICES (França, Itália, Tunísia, Marrocos). Investigador Responsável por um projecto FCT CoLab UTAustin|Portugal e pelos grupos de investigação portugueses em 3 Projectos Europeus.

 Projectos em Curso:

  • Modelação Matemática e Computacional da Fisiologia Humana - PHYSIOMATH (Projecto FCT EXCL/MAT-NAN/0114/2012). Centros de Investigação: CEMAT/IST, IMM/FM/UL, AIDFM/FM/UL, CHUC, IBILI/FM/UC) [2013-2016].
  • Modelação Computacional do Escoamento Sanguíneo e do Depósito de Nanopartículas em Pacientes com Doença Arterial Periférica usando Técnicas de Imagiologia Médica: Perspectivas na Gestão da Doença - Projecto CoLab UT Austin|Portugal (com Thomas J.R. Hughes - PI em UT Austin) [2014-2016]. 

Seminars

Aplicações da Matemática a Simulações do Sistema Cardiovascular  (2016-11-11) Sala 3.10
Innovative Modeling Techniques for Predictive Medicine (Workshop) (2015-11-12)

Conferências

Workshop on PDE's and Biomedical Applications Lisboa, Portugal  (Comissão Organizadora, Comissão Científica)
Nonlinear Mechanics and Applications in Life Sciences  IST, Lisbon  (Comissão Organizadora)