Luís Neves de Almeida


  • Wave blocking in a bistable system by local introduction of a population: application to sterile insect techniques on mosquito populations, L. Almeida, J. Estrada and N. Vauchelet, to appear in Math. Mod. Nat. Phen.,   hal-03377080

  • Discrete and continuum models for the coevolutionary dynamics between CD8+ cytotoxic T lymphocytes and tumour cells, L. Almeida, C. Audebert, E. Leschiera and T. Lorenzi, preprint   hal-03348931

  • Analysis of the "Rolling carpet" strategy to eradicate an invasive species, L. Almeida, A. Leculier, N. Vauchelet, preprint  hal-03261142

  • An Asymptotic Preserving Scheme for Capturing Concentrations in Age-structured Models Arising in Adaptive Dynamics, L. Almeida, B. Perthame, X. Ruan, Journal of Computational Physics (2022), Vol 464, doi:10.1016/ , hal-02438316

  • A mathematical model to study the impact of intra-tumour heterogeneity on anti-tumour CD8 + T cell immune response, E. Leschiera, T. Lorenzi, S.Shen, L. Almeida, C. Audebert. J. Theor Biol (2022), Vol 538, doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2022.111028 hal-03283699

  • Optimal strategies for the sterile mosquito technique, L. Almeida, M. Duprez, Y. Privat and N. Vauchelet, J. Diff. Eq. DOI: 10.1016/j.jde.2021.12.002 ,  hal-02995414 hal-02995414

  • Final size and convergence rate for an epidemic in heterogeneous populations, L. Almeida, P. Bliman, G. Nadin, B. Perthame and N. Vauchelet. Math. Mod. Meth. Appl. Sci. (M3AS), Vol. 31, No. 05, pp. 1021-1051 (2021) doi: 10.1142/S0218202521500251, hal-02981952 

  • Treatment-induced shrinking of tumour aggregates: A nonlinear volume-filling chemotactic approach, L Almeida, G Estrada-Rodriguez, L Oliver, D Peurichard, A Poulain and F. Vallette, to appear in J. Math. Biol. J. Math. Biol. 83, 29 (2021). doi: 10.1007/s00285-021-01642-x hal-02906240

  • The sterile insect technique used as a barrier control against re-infestation, L Almeida, J Estrada, N Vauchelet, preprint hal-02615391

  • Minimal cost-time strategies for mosquito population replacement, Luís Almeida, Jesús Bellver, Michel Duprez, Yannick Privat, preprint hal-02532677

  • Oscillatory regimes in a mosquito population model with larval feedback on egg hatching, M. Strugarek, L. Dufour , N. Vauchelet, L. Almeida, B. Perthame and D. Villela, J Biol Dyn. 2019 Dec;13(1):269-300.
    doi: 10.1080/17513758.2019.1593524 , hal-01674280
  • Optimal releases for population replacement strategies, application to Wolbachia, L. Almeida, Y. Privat, M. Strugarek and N. Vauchelet (2019), SIAM J. Math. Anal. 51 (2019), no 4, 3170-3194. doi: 10.1137/18M1189841 , hal-02438316v1

  • Obesity paradox in cancer: Is bigger really better? B. Ujvari, C. Jacqueline, D. Misse, V. Amar V, JC Fitzpatrick, G. Jennings, C. Beckmann, S. Rome, PA Biro, R. Gatenby, J. Brown, L. Almeida, F. Thomas, Evol Appl. 2019 Apr 24;12(6):1092-1095.
    doi: 10.1111/eva.12790 , hal-02438316v1

  • A chemotaxis-based explanation of spheroid formation in 3D cultures of breast cancer cells., F. Bubba, C. Pouchol, N. Ferrand, G. Vidal, L. Almeida, B. Perthame, M. Sabbah, J. Theor Biol. (2019), Oct 21;479:73-80.
    doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2019.07.002 , hal-01895999

  • Evolution of cancer cell populations under cytotoxic therapy and treatment optimisation: insight from a phenotype-structured model, L. Almeida, P. Bagnerini, G. Fabrini, B. D. Hughes and T. Lorenzi, ESAIM: M2AN 53 (2019) 1157–1190.
    doi: 10.1051/m2an/2019010 ,

  • Energy and implicit discretization of the Fokker-Planck and Keller-Segel type equations L. Almeida, F. Bubba, B. Perthame and C. Pouchol, Networks Heter. Media (2019), 14(1) : 23-41.
    doi: 10.3934/nhm.2019002,

  • Optimal releases of mosquitoes to control dengue transmission, L. Almeida, A. Haddon, C. Kermovant, A. Leculier, Y. Privat, M. Strugarek, N. Vauchelet and J. Zubelli, ESAIM: Proceedings and Surveys, EDP Sciences, 2020, CEMRACS 2018 - Numerical and mathematical modeling for biological and medical applications: deterministic, probabilistic and statistical descriptions, 67, pp.16-29. hal-02115805

  • Mosquito population control strategies for fighting against arboviruses, L. Almeida, M. Duprez, Y. Privat and N. Vauchelet, Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering, 16:6274-6297, 07 2019. doi:10.3934/mbe.2019313 ,hal-01984426

  • Contôle d’épidémies par lâchers de moustiques, L. Almeida, Y. Privat, M. Strugarek and N. Vauchelet (2018), Images des Maths,

  • Why is evolution important in cancer and what mathematics should be used to treat cancer? Focus on drug resistance. L. Almeida, R.H. Chisholm, J. Clairambault, T. Lorenzi, A. Lorz, C. Pouchol, E. Trélat, In:Trends in Biomathematics: Modeling, Optimization and Computational Problems, Rubem P. Mondaini Ed., pp. 107-120, Springer 2018, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-91092-5-8

  • Occluding junctions as novel regulators of tissue mechanics during wound repair. L. Carvalho, P. Patricio, S. Ponte, CP. Heisenberg, L. Almeida, AS. Nunes, N. Araújo, A. Jacinto, J Cell Biol. 2018 Dec 3;217(12):4267-4283.
    doi: 10.1083/jcb.201804048. Epub 2018 Sep 18.

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

  • Phenotype heterogeneity in cancer cell populations, Almeida, L., Chisholm, R., Clairambault, J., Escargueil, A., Lorenzi, T., Lorz, A., Trélat, E. In: Proceedings of ICNAAM 2015, Session 70, AIP Conference Proceedings 1738, 320003 (2016); doi: 10.1063/1.4952107. hal-01249242

  • Emergence of cytotoxic resistance in cancer cell populations: single-cell mechanisms and population-level consequences, Lorenzi, T., Chisholm, R.H., Lorz, A., Larsen, A.K., Neves de Almeida, L., Escargueil, A., Clairambault, J. (2015). AIP Conf. Proc. 1738, 320008-1-320008-4; doi: 10.1063/1.4952112 , hal-01249239

  • Emergence of cytotoxic resistance in cancer cell populations. From individual-level mechanisms to population-level consequences, Lorenzi, T., Chisholm, R.H., Lorz, A., Larsen, A.K., Neves de Almeida, L., Escargueil, A., Clairambault, J (2015). ITM Web of Conferences 5, 00009 (2015) doi: 10.1051/itmconf/20150500009 , hal-01249235

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

  • Existence and diffusive limit of a two-species kinetic model of chemotaxis, C. Emako, L. Neves de Almeida, N. Vauchelet, Kinet. Rel. Mod. Volume 8, Issue 2, 359 - 380, June 2015, doi:10.3934/krm.2015.8.359

  • Emergence of Drug Tolerance in Cancer Cell Populations: An Evolutionary Outcome of Selection, Nongenetic In- stability, 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 a117-14b52a39f8d3

  • 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),,

  • Multi-scale tissular-cellular model for wound healing. L. Almeida, P. Bagnerini. AIMS Series on Applied Mathematics, Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics, Applications, vol. 8, 293-300 (2014).

  • Coordinated waves of actomyosin flow and apical cell constriction immediately after wounding. M. Antunes, T. Pereira, JV. Cordeiro, L. Almeida, A. Jacinto. J Cell Biol., 202(2):365-79 (2013).

  • Implicit scheme for mean curvature flow with obstacles, L. Almeida, A. Chambolle and M. Novaga, Ann. Inst. Henri Poincar ́e (C) Anal. non lin ́eaire 29 (2012), p 667-681.

  • Modeling actin cable contraction, L. Almeida, P. Bagnerini and A.Habbal, Comput. Math. Appl., 2012, vol. 64, no 3, p. 310-321.

  • Predictive power of “a minima” models in biology, L. Almeida and J. Demongeot, Acta Biotheoretica, 2012, vol. 60, p. 3-19.

  • A Mathematical Model for Dorsal Closure, L. Almeida, P. Bagnerini, A.Habbal, S. Noselli and F. Serman, J. Theor Biol. 268 (2011), p.105-119.

  • Remodelling of the segment boundary through cell reprogramming during Drosophila morphogenesis, M. Gettings, F. Serman, R. Rousset, P. Bagnerini, L. Almeida and S. Noselli, PLoS Biol. 8 (2010).

  • Tissue repair modeling, L. Almeida, P. Bagnerini, A. Habbal, S. Noselli and F. Serman, Singularities in nonlinear evolution phenomena and applications, M. Novaga et G. Orlandi (eds), CRM Series, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa (2009), p.27-46.

  • Mathématiques du vivant, L. Almeida and A. Habbal, Encyclop ́edie de l’informatique et des systèmes d’information, Vuibert (2006) 880-891.

  • Some Connections Between Symmetry Results for Semilinear PDE in Real and Hyperbolic Spaces, L. Almeida, Y. Ge and G. Orlandi, J. Math. Anal. Appl. 311 (2005), 626-634.

  • Regularity of positive solutions of p-Laplace equations on manifolds and its applications, L. Almeida, L. Damascelli and Y. Ge, Seminario Interdisciplinare di Matematica 3 (2004), 9-25.

  • Equations de la soudure épithéliale , L. Almeida, R. Rousset and S. Noselli, M ́edecine & Sciences, 19 (2003), 785-787.

  • Drosophila Morphogenesis: The Newtonian Revolution, L. Almeida, R. Rousset and S. Noselli, Current Biol., 13 (2003), R494-R495.

  • Interfaces de condensation de vorticité dans les modèles de Ginzburg-Landau, L. Almeida, F. Bethuel and G. Orlandi, Actes du congr ́es de la Soci ́et ́e Math ́ematique Tunisienne 2002.

  • A few symmetry results for nonlinear elliptic PDE on noncompact manifolds, L. Almeida, L. Damascelli and Y. Ge, Ann I. H. Poincar ́e - AN 19 (2002), 313-342.

  • Dynamical instability of symmetric vortices, L. Almeida and Y. Guo, Rev. Mat. Iberoamericana 17 (2001), 409-419.

  • Symmetry and monotonicity results for solutions of certain elliptic PDE on manifolds, L. Almeida and Y. Ge, Proceedings of the Autumn School on Nonlinear Analysis and its Application to Differential Equations, Progress in Nonlinear Differential Equations and Applications, Birkäuser Boston (2001) 161-173.

  • Persistent currents in Ginzburg-Landau models., L. Almeida and F. Bethuel, Connectivity and Superconductivity, Lecture Notes in Physics, Monographs 62, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg (2000) 174-187.

  • Symmetry results for positive solutions of some elliptic equations on manifolds, L. Almeida and Y. Ge, Annals Global Anal. Geom. 18 (2000) 153-170.

  • Threshold transition energies for Ginzburg-Landau functionals, L. Almeida, Nonlinearity 12 (1999), 1389-1414.

  • Topological sectors for Ginzburg-Landau energies, L. Almeida, Revista Matemática Iberoamericana 15 (1999) 487-546.

  • A Remark on the Instability of Symmetric Vortices with Large Coupling Constant, L. Almeida, F. Bethuel and Y. Guo, Comm. Pure Appl. Math. 50 (1997), 1295-1300.

  • Fonctionnelle de Ginzburg-Landau et espaces de configuration de particules positives et négatives, L. Almeida and F. Bethuel, Actes du Séminaire EDP 1995-1996, Ecole Polytechnique.

  • Topology of level sets and critical points of Ginzburg-Landau energies, L. Almeida, Proceedings of Equadiff 95, Lisbonne, Portugal, L. Magalh ̃aes, C. Rocha, L. Sanchez Eds., World Scientific.

  • Topological methods for the Ginzburg-Landau equation, L. Almeida and F. Bethuel, Journal de Math ́ematiques Pures et Appliqu ́ees 77 (1998), 1-49.

  • Multiplicity results for the Ginzburg-Landau equation in presence of symmetries, L. Almeida and F. Bethuel, Houston Journal of Mathematics 23 (1997), 733-764.

  • Méthodes topologiques pour l’équation de Ginzburg-Landau, L. Almeida and F. Bethuel, C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 320 (1995), 935-939.

  • On the regularity problem for generalized harmonic maps into homogeneous spaces, L. Almeida, Calculus of Variations and PDE 3 (1995), 193-242.

  • Extremely discontinuous generalized harmonic maps into S1, L. Almeida, in Proceedings of the Math. Soc. Japan International Research Institute on Geometry and Global Analysis (T. Kotake, S. Nishikawa, R. Schoen, Eds), Tohoku University, Japan (1993).

  • The N-alkane solvent effect on the dipole moment of the trans-1,2-dibromocyclohexane, M. Dionísio, L. Almeida and J. J. Moura Ramos, Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg. 99 (1990), 215-220.