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Sylvio Ferraz de Mello

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Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciências Atmosféricas (IAG)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

B.S. in Physics, Universidade de São Paulo (1959) and Docteur ès Sciences Mathématiques, Académie de Paris / Sorbonne (1966). Professor Emeritus, Universidade de São Paulo (2007). Editor-in-chief of the journal "Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy" (Springer/Nature) (2001-2017) Work in Astronomy, with emphasis on the Dynamics of the Solar System and Extrasolar Planetary Systems with results in the following subjects: Asteroids, Resonance, Tides, Chaos and Extrasolar planets. Awards: Grã-cruz da Ordem Nacional do Mérito Científico (Brasil), Docteur Honoris Causa de l'Observatoire de Paris (2007) and Brouwer Award of the American Astronomical Society/Division of Dynamical Astronomy. The International Astronomical Union named as "Ferraz-Mello" the asteroid 1983 XF (5201). (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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FOLONIER, H. A.; FERRAZ-MELLO, S.; ANDRADE-INES, E.. Tidal synchronization of close-in satellites and exoplanets. III. Tidal dissipation revisited and application to Enceladus. CELESTIAL MECHANICS & DYNAMICAL ASTRONOMY, v. 130, n. 12, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (16/20189-9, 16/13750-6, 17/10072-0, 14/13407-4)

GOMES, G. O.; FOLONIER, H. A.; FERRAZ-MELLO, S.. Rotation and figure evolution in the creep tide theory: a new approach and application to Mercury. CELESTIAL MECHANICS & DYNAMICAL ASTRONOMY, v. 131, n. 12, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/25224-0, 16/20189-9, 16/13750-6)

ZOPPETTI, F. A.; BEAUGE, C.; LEIVA, A. M.; FOLONIER, H.. A self-consistent weak friction model for the tidal evolution of circumbinary planets. Astronomy & Astrophysics, v. 627, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/20189-9)

CARRUBA‚ V.; MICHTCHENKO‚ TA; ROIG‚ F.; FERRAZ-MELLO‚ S.; NESVORNỲ‚ D.. On the V-type asteroids outside the Vesta family. Astronomy & Astrophysics, v. 441, n. 2, p. 819-829, .

CALLEGARI‚ N.; MICHTCHENKO‚ TA; FERRAZ-MELLO‚ S.. Dynamics of two planets in the 2/1 mean-motion resonance. CELESTIAL MECHANICS & DYNAMICAL ASTRONOMY, v. 89, n. 3, p. 201-234, .

CALLEGARI‚ N.; FERRAZ-MELLO‚ S.; MICHTCHENKO‚ TA. Dynamics of two planets in the 3/2 mean-motion resonance: application to the planetary system of the pulsar PSR B1257+ 12. CELESTIAL MECHANICS & DYNAMICAL ASTRONOMY, v. 94, n. 4, p. 381-397, .

CARRUBA‚ V.; ROIG‚ F.; MICHTCHENKO‚ TA; FERRAZ-MELLO‚ S.; NESVORNỲ‚ D.. Modeling close encounters with massive asteroids: a Markovian approach. Astronomy & Astrophysics, v. 465, n. 1, p. 315-330, . (06/50005-5)

GOMES, G. O.; FERRAZ-MELLO, S.. Tidal evolution of exoplanetary systems hosting potentially habitable exoplanets. The cases of LHS-1140 b-c and K2-18 b-c. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, v. 494, n. 4, p. 5082-5090, . (17/25224-0, 16/13750-6, 19/21201-0)

GOMES, G. O.; BOLMONT, E.; BLANCO-CUARESMA, S.. Influence of equilibrium tides on transit-timing variations of close-in super-Earths I. Application to single-planet systems and the case of K2-265 b. Astronomy & Astrophysics, v. 651, . (16/13750-6, 17/25224-0, 19/21201-0)

ZOPPETTI, F. A.; FOLONIER, H.; LEIVA, A. M.; BEAUGE, C.. Creep tide model for the three-body problem The rotational evolution of a circumbinary planet. Astronomy & Astrophysics, v. 651, . (16/13750-6, 16/20189-9)

FOLONIER, HUGO A.; BOUE, GWENAEL; FERRAZ-MELLO, SYLVIO. Ellipsoidal equilibrium figure and Cassini states of rotating planets and satellites deformed by a tidal potential in the spatial case. CELESTIAL MECHANICS & DYNAMICAL ASTRONOMY, v. 134, n. 1, . (16/13750-6, 19/11276-3, 16/20189-9)

FERRAZ-MELLO, SYLVIO; BEAUGE, CRISTIAN; FOLONIER, HUGO A.; GOMES, GABRIEL O.. Tidal friction in satellites and planets. The new version of the creep tide theory. European Physical Journal-Special Topics, v. 229, n. 8, SI, p. 1441-1462, . (16/13750-6, 16/20189-9, 17/25224-0)

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