Institutos Universitarios

Juan Antonio Infante del Río

Titular de Universidad (Associate Professor)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Analysis
School of Mathematical Sciences
Complutense University of Madrid







Associate Professor at Complutense University of Madrid since 2010. PhD in Mathematics since 2009. Academic visitor at CIMAT, Guanajuato, México (6 months), Universidad de San Andrés, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2 months) and Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, México (1 month). Academic Secretary of the Faculty of Mathematics (1992-1995 and 2003-2008). Coordinator in the Faculty of Mathematics of the Virtual Campus, from 2003 to date. Coordinator of the Degree in Mathematical Engineering of the UCM from 2018.


Research interests

Numerical analysis of Partial Differential Equations. Finite Element Method. Multigrid methods. Inverse problems. Uncertainty quantification.


Latest Publications

  • I. M. Gómez-Chacón, A. Díaz-Cano, J. A. Infante, A. Riesco. Teaching Inquiry-Oriented Mathematics: Establishing Support for Novice Lecturers. In Inquiry in University Mathematics Teaching and Learning. Editorial: Masaryk University Press. ISBN 978-80-210-9982-1 e-ISBN 978-80-210-9983-8.
  • M. A. Capistrán, J. A. Infante del Río. Estimating a pressure dependent thermal conductivity coefficient with applications in food technology. Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering. 2020, 28, 2, 277-293.


Contact details 


J. A. Infante del Río, J. M. Rey CabezasMétodos numéricos. Teoría, problemas y prácticas con MATLAB. 5ª edición, Ediciones Pirámide, Septiembre 2018.
ISBN: 978-84-368-3983-8.