Dr Pedroso develops algorithms and numerical methods for the solution of diverse problems in mechanics. He has also expertise in solving optimization problems using evolutionary algorithms.
He is currently interested in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for applications in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, and Porous Media Mechanics.
Dr Pedroso has experience with a number of computer languages and frameworks including Fortran, C/C++, Python, Go, TypeScript, React and Vue (among others).
Dr Pedroso was born in Brazil, lived in Japan, Australia, and he is currently living in the USA.
He is a Senior Lecturer at The University of Queensland (UQ) in Australia.
See paper: Goga Go Evolutionary Algorithm
Constitutive modelling of solids and porous media
Numerical solutions of partial differential equations
Engineering optimisation using evolutionary algorithms
The code developed by Dr Pedroso is mostly available as OpenSource on GitHub. This includes a comprehensive library for Scientific Computing (Gosl) and a complete package for finite element analyses (Gofem) using high-performance computing (HPC) techniques.GitHub
Dr Pedroso has published 40 papers in top scientific journals and over 40 papers in conferences.
Dr Pedroso has delivered some keynote lectures and recently he has presented a prestigious end-of-term lecture at the University of Stuttgart, Germany.University of Stuttgart