Luís Neves de Almeida
CNRS Research Director (Directeur de Recherche)

Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions
Sorbonne Université
4 place Jussieu, F75005 PARIS, FRANCE

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e-mail : luis (at)
Office 321,Tower 16-26, 3rd floor,
Tél : +33 1 44 27 91 70

Member of the INRIA team MAMBA

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Main research interests:


Mathematical modeling of organization in living matter: January to April 2022 at IHP.

Teaching in 2020:

Present and recent scientific administration activities:

Selected Publications:
Optimal releases for population replacement strategies: Application to Wolbachia. L. Almeida, Y. Privat, M. Strugarek, N. Vauchelet, SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis (2019). doi: 10.1080/17513758.2019.1593524.

Traveling Pulses for a Two-Species Chemotaxis Model. Emako C, Gayrard C, Buguin A, Neves de Almeida L, Vauchelet N, PLoS Comput Biol. (2016) 12(4): e1004843. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004843.

Gap geometry dictates epithelial closure efficiency, A. Ravasio, I. Cheddadi, T. Chen, T. Pereira, H.T. Ong, C. Bertocchi, A. Brugues, A. Jacinto, A.J. Kabla, Y. Toyama, X. Trepat, N. Gov, L. Neves de Almeida and B. Ladoux, Nature Commun. (2015), 10.1038/ncomms8683.

Emergence of Drug Tolerance in Cancer Cell Populations: An Evolutionary Outcome of Selection, Nongenetic Instability, and Stress-Induced Adaptation, R.H. Chisholm, T. Lorenzi, A. Lorz, A.K. Larsen, L. Neves de Almeida, A. Escargueil, and J. Clairambault
Cancer Res. March 15, 2015 75:930-939; Published OnlineFirst January 27, 2015; doi:10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-14-2103

Mechanics of epithelial closure over non-adherent environments, SRK Vedula, G. Peyret, I. Cheddadi, T. Chen, A. Brugués, H. Hirata, H. Lopez-Menendez, Y. Toyama, L. Neves de Almeida, X. Trepat, CT Lim and B. Ladoux, Nature Commun. (2015), 10.1038/ncomms7111,

Topological methods for the Ginzburg-Landau equations. L. Almeida, F. Bethuel, J. Math. Pures Appli. 77, 1-49. (1998).