Antônio Tadeu Azevedo Gomes

Short bio

Antônio Tadeu A. Gomes is a researcher at the National Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC), Brazil. He is head of the MARTIN Research Group, and the executive officer of the Brazilian National System for High-Performance Computing (SINAPAD). He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Brazil, in 2005. His main research areas are in computer networks, distributed systems, high-performance computing, and software architecture, as well as in their application to e-Science, e-Gov and e-Health. He is a member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC). He is recipient of the productivity research award PQ-2 from the Brazilian Research Council (CNPq).

Selected Publications

For a constantly updated list of all my publications, please check my CV Lattes.

  1. PASZYNSKI, MACIEJ ; AZEVEDO GOMES, ANTÔNIO TADEU . A wrapper around parallel MUMPS solver to reduce its memory usage and execution time for finite element method computations. PROCEDIA COMPUTER SCIENCE, v. 108, p. 838-847, 2017.

  2. Bastos, B. F. ; BRAGA, R. M. ; Gomes, A. T. A. . WISP: A pattern-based approach to the interchange of scientific workflow specifications. Concurrency and Computation, p. N/A, 2016.

  3. Vivas, José Luis ; Brasileiro, Francisco ; Barros, Abmar ; Farias da Silva, Giovanni ; Nóbrega Jr, Marcos ; Neto, Francisco Germano de Araújo ; Blanquer, Ignacio ; Torres, Erik ; Aloisio, Giovanni ; Badia, Rosa M. ; Lezzi, Daniele ; Gomes, Antonio Tadeu A. ; Ca a, Jacek ; Julia de Lima, Maria ; Ururahy, Cristina . EUBrazilCC Federated Cloud:. Developing Interoperable and Federated Cloud Architecture. 1ed.: IGI Global, 2016, v. , p. 220-251.

  4. GOMES, A. T. A., Bastos, Bruno F., MEDEIROS, VIVIAN, MOREIRA, VINICIUS M. Experiences of the Brazilian national high-performance computing network on the rapid prototyping of science gateways. Concurrency and Computation. , v.27/2, p.271 - 289, 2014. (DOWNLOAD HERE)

  5. ZIVIANI, A.; CARDOZO, T.B.; GOMES, A.T.A. Rapid prototyping of active measurement tools. Computer Networks, v.56, p.870 - 883, 2012. (DOWNLOAD HERE)

  6. GOMES, ANTÔNIO T.A., Paredes, Diego, Valentin, Frédéric. Supporting the Perpetuation and Reproducibility of Numerical Method Publications. Procedia Computer Science. , v.4, p.688 - 696, 2011.

  7. CASTELUCIO, A.; GOMES, A. T. A.; ZIVIANI, A.; SALLES, R. M. Intra-domain IP traceback using OSPF. Computer Communications, v. 35(5), p. 554-564, 2010. (DOWNLOAD HERE)

  8. GOMES, A. T. A. ; ZIVIANI, A. ; LIMA, L. S. ; ENDLER, M. . Service discovery approaches to mobile peer-to-peer computing. In: Boon-Chong Seet. (Org.). Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing for Next Generation Distributed Environments: Advancing Conceptual and Algorithmic Applications. Hersey, PA - EUA: IGI Publishing, 2009, v. , p. 437-459.

  9. GOMES, A. T. A. ; ZIVIANI, A. ; LIMA, L. S. ; ENDLER, M. . Performance Evaluation of a Discovery and Scheduling Protocol for Multihop Ad Hoc Mobile Grids. Journal of the Brazilian Computer Society, v. 15, p. 15-30, 2009.

  10. GOMES, A. T. A. ; BATISTA, T. V. ; JOOLIA, A. ; COULSON, G. . Architecting Dynamic Reconfiguration in Dependable Systems. In: Rogério de Lemos; Cristina Gacek; Alexander Romanovsky. (Org.). Architecting Dependable Systems. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2007, v. , p. 237-261.

  11. ZIVIANI, A. ; GOMES, A. T. A. ; MONSORES, M. L. ; RODRIGUES, P. S. S. . Network Anomaly Detection using Nonextensive Entropy. IEEE Communications Letters, v. 11, p. 1034-1036, 2007.

  12. COLCHER, S. ; GOMES, A. T. A. ; SILVA, A. O. ; SOUZA, G. L. ; SOARES, L. F. G. . VoIP: Voz sobre IP. 1. ed. Rio de Janeiro: Campus Elsevier, 2005. v. 1. 308 p.

  13. COULSON, G. ; BLAIR, G. S. ; HUTCHISON, D. ; JOOLIA, A. ; LEE, K. ; UEYAMA, J. ; GOMES, A. T. A. ; YE, Y. . NETKIT: a software component-based approach to programmable networking. Computer Communication Review, Nova Iorque, v. 33, n. 5, p. 55-66, 2003.

Selected projects

For a constantly updated list of all my projects, please check my CV Lattes.

  1. Santos Dumont: The Brazilian Petaflopic Supercomputing System
    Sponsor: FINEP / Status: Ongoing

  2. HPC4e: High-Performance Computing for Energy
    Sponsors: CTIC-RNP, EU / Status: Ongoing

  3. INCT-MACC 2: National Institute of Science and Technology in Medicine Assisted by Scientific Computing - Phase 2
    Sponsors: CNPq, CAPES, FAPERJ, FAPESP / Status: Ongoing

  4. CICN: Cloud Computing Innovation Center
    Sponsor: FINEP / Status: Ongoing

  5. HOMAR: High performance Multiscale Algorithms for wave pRopagation problems
    Sponsors: FAPERJ, INRIA / Status: Ongoing

  6. EUBrazilCloudConnect: EU-Brazil Cloud infrastructure Connecting federated resources for Scientific Advancement
    Sponsors: CNPq, EU / Status: Finished

  7. HOSCAR: High performance cOmputing and SCientific dAta management dRiven by highly demanding applications
    Sponsors: CNPq, INRIA / Status: Finished

  8. INCT-MACC: National Institute of Science and Technology in Medicine Assisted by Scientific Computing
    Sponsors: CNPq, CAPES, FAPERJ, FAPESP, FAPEMIG / Status: Finished

  9. GT-MC2: My Scientific Cloud Working Group
    Sponsor: RNP / Status: Finished

Teaching and Advising

I'm currently a lecturer and advisor at the graduate course on computational modeling (master and doctoral levels) at LNCC.


  1. GA-024: Data Structures and Applications
    Since 2008

  2. GA-031: Architecture, Design and Implementation of Software-Intensive Systems
    Since 2010

  3. GB-500: Object-Oriented Programming for Finite-Element Methods


  1. Juan Humberto Leonardo Fabián
    Strategies for parallel implementation of adaptive finite element simulators. Doctorate (ongoing).

  2. Weslley Pereira
    Parallel implementation of multiscale finite element methods for elastic wave problems. Doctorate (ongoing).

  3. Franklin Zillmer
    Use of actor model for distributed numerical simulations. Doctorate (ongoing).

  4. Bruno Fernando Bastos
    A pattern-based approach to the interchange of scientific workflow specifications. Master (finished).

  5. Vivian Medeiros
    Use of architectural concepts for enhancing the expressiveness in scientific workflow modeling. Master (finished).

  6. Iuri Malinoski Teixeira
    Automatic synthesis of graphical user interfaces for health information systems. Master (finished).

  7. Luciana dos Santos Lima
    A resource discovery and selection protocol for ad hoc mobile grids. Doctorate (finished).

Personal interests

I'm a marathon (PR 04h03m41s) and half-marathon (PR 01h46m32s) runner.

I'm also a master (42+) handball player.