Maria Navarro

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow​​

Research Interests

  • ​Uncertainty quantification: Efficient uncertainty quantification methods. In particular, for systems with correlated inputs and high-dimensional probability spaces.
  • Sensitivity analysis: Development of numerical methods to analyze the global sensitivity of the parameters.
  • Optimal experimental design to reduce the variance.

Selected Publications

  • ​A. Torres Valderrama, J. Witteveen, M. Navarro, J. Blom, Uncertainty Propagation in Nerve Impulses Through the Action Potential Mechanism, The Journal of Mathematical Neuroscience, 5(3), 2015.
  • A. Moreo, M. Navarro, J.L. Castro, J.M. Zurita, A high-performance FAQ retrieval method using minimal differentiator expressions, Knowledge-based System, 36, 9-20, 2012. 
  • J. L. Castro, M. Navarro, J. M. Sánchez, J. M. Zurita, Loss and gain functions for CBR retrieval, Information Sciences, 179(11): 1738-1750, 2009. 


  • ​Phd in Mathematics , University of Granada, Spain, 2011.
  • Master in Soft computing and Artificial Intelligence, University of Granada, Spain, 2006.
  • Degree in Mathematics, University of Granada, Spain, 2004.

Professional Profile

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Scientific and Professional Membership

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics