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Jorge Tiago

Institutional Address

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

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Post-Doctoral Fellow, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa


Mathematical Modeling in Biomedicine

Principal Area

Optimal Control and Applications


  • PhD in Mathematics (2010), Faculty of Sciences - University of Lisbon.


Papers in International Journals

Guerra, Telma; Catarino, C.; Mestre, T.; Santos, S.; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2018) A data assimilation approach for non-Newtonian blood flow simulations in 3D geometries. Applied Mathematics and Computation: 321: 176-194,
Apura, J.; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia; Rosário, Luís Brás (2018) Numerical modeling of cardiovascular physiology. Study of dynamic changes during autonomic reflexes. Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd., IFMBE Proceedings: 65, 278-281.
Tiago, Jorge; Guerra, Telma; Sequeira, Adélia (2017) A velocity tracking approach for the data assimilation problem in blood flow simulations. International Journal of Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, (in press).
Kafi, Oualid; El Khatib, N.; 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.
Silva, Telma; Sequeira, Adélia; Santos, Rafael F.; Tiago, Jorge (2016) Existence, uniqueness, stability and asymptotic behaviour of solutions for a mathematical model of atherosclerosis. Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems: Series S 9, Issue1, 343 - 362.
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.
Javad Hatami; Ferreira, F. C.; Silva, C. L.; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2016) Computational Modelling of Megakaryocytic Differentiation of Umbilical Cord Blood-Derived Stem/Progenitor Cells. Computers & Chemical Engineering: 94, 117-127.
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.
Tiago, Jorge (2015) Numerical simulations for the stabilization and estimation problem of a semilinear partial differential equation. Applied Numerical Mathematics: 98, 18-37.
Buchot, J.M.; Raymond, J.P.; Tiago, Jorge (2015) Coupling estimation and control for a two dimensional Burgers type equation. ESAIM-COCV: Vol. 21, Number 2, 535-560.
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.
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.
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 (2013) Mathematical modeling of atherosclerotic plaque formation coupled with a non-Newtonian model of blood flow. Conference Papers in Mathematics: 2013, 405914.
Periago, Francisco; Tiago, Jorge (2010) A Local Existence Result for an Optimal Control Problem Modeling the Manoeuvring of an Underwater Vehicle. Nonlinear Analysis-Real World Applications: 11(4), 2573-2583.
Pedregal, Pablo; Tiago, Jorge (2009) Existence Results for Optimal Control Problems with Some Special Nonlinear Dependence on State and Control. SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization: 48(2), 415-437.
Pedregal, P.; Tiago, Jorge (2007) New Existence Result for Autonomous One-Dimensional Optimal Control Problems. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications: 134(2), 241-255.

Papers or Chapters in Edited Books

Silva, Telma; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2016) Mathematical analysis and numerical simulations for a model of atherosclerosis. Mathematical Fluid Dynamics, Present and Future, Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics, 577-595.

Communications in Conference Proceedings

Guerra, Telma; Tiago, Jorge (2014) Improving Blood Flow Simulations Using Know Data. Proceedings of the Comsol Conference, September 17-19, Cambridge, UK.
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.
Pedregal, Pablo; Tiago, Jorge (2009) Existence Results for Optimal Control Problems with Some Special Non-Linear Dependence on State and Control. Proceedings of the 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 1212-1217.


Tiago, Jorge (2010) Existence results and applications for some non-linear optimal control problems. University of Lisbon.

Papers in National Scientific Journals

Guerra, Telma; Tiago, Jorge (2016) Aplicação de problemas de controlo a uma estenose idealizada. Boletim da Sociedade Portuguesa de Matemática, Special Issue, May, 9-12.
Guerra, Telma; Sequeira, Adélia; Tiago, Jorge (2015) Existence of optimal boundary control for the Navier-Stokes equations with mixed boundary conditions. Boletim da Sociedade Portuguesa de Matemática, Special Issue, May, 9-12.
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.
Garcia, J.; Ovalle, D.M.; Periago, F.; Tiago, Jorge (2010) Una herramienta de simulación numérica para el análisis de la capacidad de maniobrabilidad de un submarino. SeMA Journal: 52(1), 129-142.

Other Information

  • During my PhD fellowship I worked mainly on Optimal Control Theory under the supervision of Pablo Pedregal Tercero (UCLM, Spain).
  • During my postdoc at IMToulouse (France) I worked on Feedback Control under the supervision of Jean-Pierre Raymond. 


Data Driven Computations in the Life Sciences (Autumn School) (2015-11-09)