Coimbra University Press

João Filipe Cortez Rodrigues Queiró

He is Full Professor at the Department of Mathematics of the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Coimbra. He is also a member of the Scientific Commission, in charge of the publication of the works of Pedro Nunes, the President of the Department of Mathematics Scientific Commission, and a Board Member of the International Linear Algebra Society. He was President of the University of Coimbra Mathematical Centre and Vice-President of the International Centre for Mathematics. Among his scientific research interests, the following areas have taken precedence: matrix theory, spectral inequalities for linear operators and the History of Mathematics in Portugal. He has published many books among which include: “José Anastácio da Cunha: a forgotten forerunner”, The Mathematical Intelligencer, vol. 10, p. 38-43, 1988; "A Universidade Portuguesa - Uma Reflexão", Gradiva, 1995; “Group representations and matrix spectral problems” (with A. P. Santana and E. Marques de Sá), Linear and Multilinear Algebra, vol. 46, p. 1-23, 1999; "História da Matemática" (with M. F. Estrada, C. Sá, M. C. Silva and M. J. Costa), Universidade Aberta, 2000; "Governar a Universidade Portuguesa" (with Júlio Pedrosa) the Gulbenkian Foundation, 2005.