María Cecilia Rivara

Professor Titular
Ph.D. in Applied Sciences (1984), Master of Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (1980); Ingeniera Matemático, Universidad de Chile (1973).

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General areas of research

  • Resolution and analysis of physical problems modeled by differential equations; terrain modeling, objects; medical applications such as scanner systems, tumor visualization; computer graphics entertainment applications.
  • 2D y 3D Triangulations.

Lines of specialization  

  • Geometric meshes and applications; numeric methods; graphic computing; finite element systems
  • Computer assisted Geometric Design