Chemical Process Engineering and Forest Products Research Centre

Belmiro Duarte

Belmiro Pereira Mota Duarte
Adjunct Professor at Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra (ISEC)

MSc in Information and Organizations Management, University of Coimbra, 1998

PhD in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, 1995

Diploma in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, 1991

BSc in Chemical Engineering, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra, 1988

E-mail address
Research group
Process Systems Engineering (GEPSI)
Research interests

Simulation and Process Control

Process Optimization

Numerical Methods

Key publications

Duarte, B.P.M., and Saraiva, P.M., Hybrid models combining mechanistic models with Multivariate Adaptive Regression Splines and local Stepwise Regression, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 42, p. 99-108 (2003)

Duarte, B.P.M., Baptista, C.M.S.G., "Moving Finite Elements Method applied to the solution of dynamic population balance equations", AIChE Journal, 54, p. 673-692 (2008)

Duarte, B.P.M., Santos, L.O., Mariano, J.S., “Optimal sizing, scheduling and shift policy policy of the grinding section of a ceramic tile plant”, Computers & Operations Research, 36, p. 1825-1834 (2009)

Duarte, B.P.M., Saraiva, P.M., “Optimal design of acceptance sampling plans by variables for nonconforming proportions when the standard deviation is unknown”, Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation, 42, p. 1318-1342 (2013)

Duarte, B.P.M., Wong, W.K., “A Semidefinite Programming based approach for finding Bayesian optimal designs for nonlinear models”, In Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences Preprints 2013 - http://www.newton.ac.uk/preprints/NI13041.pdf (2013)

Duarte, B.P.M., Tsoukalas, A. “Solving Quality Control problems with an algorithm for minimax programs with coupled constraints”, Computers & Operations Research, 41, p. 223-230 (2014)

Other information
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-2550-4320