LaMEP’s researcher is co-author of paper published in Soil & Tillage Research

Waldir Roque, retired professor of DCC/UFPB and active collaborator at LaMEP has co-authored the paper X-ray microtomography analysis of representative elementary volume (REV) of soil morphological and geometrical properties, published in Soil & Tillage Research. The paper is intended to study macroporous characteristics of Ferralsol Rhodic soils.

LaMEP publishes paper at the Journal of Applied Mathematics

In collaboration with Prof. Jesus da Mota, researcher at Federal University of Goiás, Prof. Aparecido de Souza had the paper Multiple Traveling Waves for Dry Forward Combustion Through a Porous Medium published at the SIAM’s Journal of Applied Mathematics da SIAM. The paper studies the problem of the combustion front propagated over porous media, a relevant issue for improving thermal oil recovery processes.

LaMEP publishes new paper at Petroleum Science and Technology

Profs. Gustavo Oliveira and Moises Dantas are co-authors of a newly published paper for publication at Petroleum Science and Technology, from Taylor & Francis. The paper A Study on continuous and intermittent THAI processes in Brazil’s Northeastern Region was intended to compare different approaches for enhanced heavy-oil recovery using the  Toe-to-Heel Air Injection – THAITM  technique.

LaMEP releases its 2017 Annual Report

LaMEP releases its 2017 Annual Report

LaMEP’s administration releases the Annual Report of activities for 2017. See our updates, relevant facts and actions taken during our first working year. Download the PDF here.

LaMEP and CENPES/Petrobras narrow down R,D&I partnership

LaMEP and CENPES/Petrobras narrow down R,D&I partnership

On the last October 25 and 26, the researchers Eduardo Roemers and Flávia Falcão at CENPES/Petrobras came to CI to meet LaMEP and know more about the group’s research interests.  In the first day of visitation, both researchers spoke to a general audience in an overview talk where the CENPES foundation, the role of Petrobras in fostering the Brazilian research…

CI/UFPB Attendance Portfolio at EXPOTEC 2017 is now available

CI/UFPB Attendance Portfolio at EXPOTEC 2017 is now available

Attendance Portfolio of the Center of Informatics at the event EXPOTEC 2017, in João Pessoa, authored by Prof. Gustavo Oliveira – LaMEP, is now available. The material is a white paper of projects being conducted by research groups and laboratories at CI/UFPB in the ambit of Research, Development, Innovation and Extension. Download the file (Portuguese only) here. Partial report credits:…

Prof. Aparecido Souza recalls his doctoral thesis in event at IMPA, in Rio

During the first week of August, Prof. Aparecido Souza attended to the conference Conservation Laws and Applications: celebrating the 70th birthday of Dan Marchesin at Pure and Applied Mathematics Institute – IMPA, in Rio de Janeiro, where he spoke about the subject of his doctoral thesis, defended in 1989 at IMPA under Prof. Marchesin’s advisory. His talk, entitled Recalling the Riemann problem…

Prof. Gustavo Oliveira speaks at EXPOTEC 2017

During August 9-11th, EXPOTEC 2017 was held in João Pessoa city, a fair about technology and digital inclusion that gathered third sector, visitors and many research groups from Center of Informatics. While representing LaMEP, Prof. Gustavo Oliveira spoke to a small audience where the talk “FaceRock, LinkedOil, RockBook ou TwittOiler? Rocks that “share” oil are looking for a name to their social…

LaMEP welcomes new students

This month, LaMEP is receiving 5 new students to its staff, 2 of them funded by the institutional scholarship program (PIBIC) and the others engaged as volunteers according to the institutional volunteer program (PIVIC). All of them, with their different backgrounds in Computational Mathematics, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, will work in projects focused on data analysis, petrophysics, reservoir modeling…