Gerard Gómez

Full professor at UB
Research area: Dynamical Systems

PhD in Computer Science obtained at UAB


Catedràtic at Universitat de Barcelona (1988-present).
Prof. Titular at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (1985-1988).
Prof. Agregat at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (1982-1985).
Prof Adjunt at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (1977-1982).
Prof. Ajudant at Universitat de Barcelona (1974-1977).
Member of the Astrodynamics Committee of the International Astronautical Federation (2006-2011, 2015-2020).
Elected member of the ReialAcadèmia de Ciències I Arts de Barcelona.
Associated editor of Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy (2010-present).
Associated editor of ActaApplicandaeMathematicae (2010-2014).

Research lines

  • Celestial Mechanics
  • Astrodynamics
  • Dynamical Systems

Selected publications

  • E. M. Alessi,G. Gómez,J. J. Masdemont: A Methodology for the Computation of Constrained Orbits and its Application to the Design of Solar System Trajectories. J of Astronaut Sci (2012) 59:477–501
  • Y. Lian,G. Gómez,J. J. Masdemont, G. Tang: A note on the dynamics around the Lagrange collinear points of the Earth–Moon system in a complete Solar System model. Celest Mech Dyn Astr (2013) 115:185–211
  • N. Lladó, Y. Ren, J. J. Masdemont, G. Gómez: Capturing small asteroids into a Sun–Earth Lagrangian point.Acta Astronautica 95 (2014) 176–188
  • Y. Lian, G. Gómez, J. J. Masdemont, G. Tang: Station-keeping of real Earth–Moon libration point orbits using discrete-time sliding mode. Commun Nonlinear Sci Numer Simulat 19 (2014)-3792–3807
  • F.J.T. Salazar, J.J. Masdemont, G. Gómez, E.E. Macau, O.C. Winter: Zero, minimum and maximum relative radial acceleration for planar formation flight dynamics near triangular libration points in the Earth-Moon system. Advances in Space Research 54 (2014) 1838–1857