World Congress on Computational Mechanics


Herbert Gomes

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul

Dept. of Mech. Engineering


Herbert M. Gomes has been a professor of the Mechanical Engineering Department at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil (UFRGS) since 2003. He received his D.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Civil Engineering from UFRGS in 1997 and 2001 respectively. In 2005, he was granted a Research Productivity Fellowship from the Brazilian National Research Council (CNPq) designated for innovative researches. He is a member of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering. His main research interests include Finite Elements and Uncertainty Quantification