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There is not much here at the moment, but do not hesitate to contact me if you do not find what you are looking for.

Nowadays, I am Associate Professor at

Universidad de Córdoba (Dpto. de Matemáticas)
Edificio Einstein
Escuela Politécnica Superior de Córdoba
Campus de Rabanales,
Córdoba, España

Office: sala 114

email: malejo@uco.es

Ph.: (34) 957 21 1051

Fax: (34) 

Research Interests: Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, in particular: stability of coherent states, integrability. Mathematical Biology, Chemical Reaction Networks

CV Lattes: http://lattes.cnpq.br/5546115588679639


24-M.A. Alejo, L. Fanelli and C. Muñoz, Review on the stability of the Peregrine and related breathers, Frontiers in Physics, section Mathematical and Statistical Physics, (Mini-Review)  arxiv:2008.11590.

23-M.A. Alejo and Adán J. Corcho, Orbital stability of the black soliton for the quintic Gross-Pitaevskii equation, arXiv:2003.09994

22-M.A. Alejo, C. Muñoz and J.M. Palacios, On the asymptotic stability of the sine-Gordon kink in the energy space, arXiv:2003.09358

21-M.A. Alejo,  Propagação de Pacotes de ondas: Breathers, (in portuguese)  Revista Matemática Universitária (RMU) n.1 2020

20-M.A. Alejo, L. Fanelli and C. Muñoz, Stability and instability of breathers in the U(1) Sasa-Satusuma and Nonlinear Schrödinger models, preprint, arXiv:1901.10381

19-M.A. Alejo and C. Kwak, Global solutions and stability properties of the 5th order Gardner equation, submitted, arXiv:1901.03350

18-M.A. Alejo and J.L. López,  On global solutions to some non-Markovian quantum kinetic models of Fokker-Planck type,  ZAMP (Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Physik),  Z. Angew. Math. Phys. 71, 72 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00033-020-01295-8, arXiv:1811.12460

17-M.A. Alejo, L. Fanelli, and C. Muñoz,  The Akhmediev Breather is unstable, SPJM (Proceed. Third Workshop on Nonlinear Dispersive Equations 2017 (Campinas, Brazil)), p. 1-11, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40863-019-00145-4arXiv:1810.12543

16-M.A. Alejo, M. Cortez, C. Kwak, and C. Muñoz, On the dynamics of zero-speed solutions for Camassa-Holm type equations, IMRN (International Mathematics Research Notices),  DOI: 10.1093/imrn/rnz038, arxiv: 1810.09594

15-M.A. Alejo and E. Cardoso,  On the ill-posedness of the 5th-order Gardner equation, SPJM, DOI: 10.1007/s40863-019-00150-7 arXiv:1810.10434

14-M.A. Alejo  and C. Muñoz, Almost sharp nonlinear scattering in one-dimensional Born-Infeld equations arising in nonlinear Electrodynamics.    Proceedings of the  AMS, Vol.146, Num. 5, May 2018, pp. 2225–2237, http://www.ams.org/journals/proc/0000-000-00/S0002-9939-2018                       

13-M.A. Alejo, Nonlinear stability of Gardner breathers.  Journal of Differential Equations Vol. 264/2, (2018) pp. 1192-1230. arxiv: 1705.04206  https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1W0w0_W4cMoNO

12-M.A. Alejo, C. Muñoz and J.M. Palacios, On the variational structure of breather solutions II: periodic mKdV equation, Electron. J. Differential Equations, Vol. 2017 (2017), No. 56, pp. 1-26. ISSN: 1072-6691. URL: http://ejde.math.txstate.edu/Volumes/2017/56/alejo.pdf or http://ejde.math.unt.edu

11-M.A. Alejo, C. Muñoz and J.M. Palacios, On the variational structure of breather solutions I: sine-Gordon equationJournal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications Vol.453/2 (2017) pp. 1111-1138. DOI 10.1016/j.jmaa.2017.04.056, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022247X17304195            

10-M.A. Alejo and C. Muñoz, Dynamics of complex-valued modified KdV solitons with applications to the stability of breathers. Analysis & PDE 8-3 (2015) 629--674. DOI 10.2140/apde.2015.8.629

9-B. Sánchez-Rey, N.R. Quintero, J. Cuevas-Maraver and M.A. Alejo, Collective Coordinates Theory for Discrete Soliton Ratchets in the sine-Gordon model.  Phys. Rev. E 90 (2014), 042922, https://journals.aps.org/pre/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevE.90.042922;   doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.90.042922
8-M.A. Alejo and C. Muñoz, Nonlinear stability of mKdV breathers.  Communications in Mathematical Physics, \textbf{324}, 1, (2013), 233--262. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00220-013-1792-0

7-M.A. Alejo, C.Gorria and L.Vega,  Discrete conservation laws and the convergence of long time simulations of the mKdV equation.  J. Computational Phys. 235 (2013) 274--285. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcp.2012.10.044

6-M.A. Alejo, C. Muñoz and L. Vega, The Gardner equation and the $L^2$-stability of the N-Soliton solution of the Korteweg-de Vries equation  Transactions of the American Mathematical Society vol. 365 (2013), no. 1, 195–212.

5-M.A. Alejo and C. Muñoz, On the nonlinear stability of mKdV breathers.  J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 45 (2012), 432001, http://iopscience.iop.org/1751-8121/45/43/432001/

4-M.A. Alejo, On the ill-posedness of the Gardner equation. Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications (2012),Volume 396, Issue 1,  256–260, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmaa.2012.06.018

3-M.A. Alejo,  Geometric breathers of the mKdV equation.  Acta Applicandae Mathematicae: vol.121 Issue 1 (2012), p.137--155, http://www.springerlink.com/content/h7831738164j3757/fulltext.pdf

2-M.A. Alejo, Well posedness and stability results for solitons of the Gardner equation. NoDEA/Nonlinear Differential Equations and Applications, Volume 19, Number 4 (2012), 503--520, DOI: 10.1007/s00030-011-0140-3

1-M.A. Alejo, Focusing mKdV breather solutions with non vanishing boundary conditions by the Inverse Scattering Method.  Journal of Nonlinear Mathematical Physics 19 no.1 (2012) 1--17. http://www.worldscientific.com/doi/pdf/10.1142/S140292511250009X

or in MathScinet and arXiv


* M.A. Alejo and E. Cardoso, Dynamics of breathers in the Gardner hierarchy: universality of the variational characterization, preprint, arXiv:1901.10409

* M.A. Alejo and E. Cardoso, Nonlinear Stability of higher order mKdV breathers, preprint, arxiv: 1804.02285

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25-M.A. Alejo.......................

PhD Thesis:
The geometric modified Korteweg-de Vries(mKdV) equation.
Thesis Advisor: Prof.Dr. Luis Vega González.
Mark: Sobresaliente cum laude(highest mark)
. Extraordinary doctorate award 2010.
Defended: 25/10/2010

Academic achievements

Nov.~2005 - Oct.~2010 Ph.D. Mathematics, University of the Basque Country-EHU/Spain.
2004 - 2005 Ph.D. program with quality award Fisymat, University of Granada/Spain.
2000 - 2004 Degree on Mathematics, Universidad de Murcia/Spain.
1995 - 2002 Degree on Physics(Theoretical), Universidad Autónoma de Madrid/Spain.

Grants and contracts

March 01/2017 - March 01/2020 Bolsa de Produtividade em Pesquisa/CNPq

Feb 05/2015.-Feb 15/2020  Assistant professor at Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC),

Oct 01/2013.-Feb 28/2015  Iberoamericano Visiting Professor fellowship at IMPA(Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada)/Rio de Janeiro/Brazil.

May 10.-Sept 30/2013  Research Contract as Postdoctoral member at the Department of Mathematics, University of the Basque Country-EHU/Spain.
May.2012- 30/04/2013
Postdoctoral fellowship at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copenhagen/Denmark (1yr ).
Sept.2011- April.2012 Postdoctoral fellowship at the Theoretical Biology Department, University of Bonn/Germany (8 months).
Jun.-Aug.2011  Research Contract as Postdoctoral member at the Department of Mathematics, University of the Basque Country-EHU/Spain.
Feb.-Jun.2011Teaching Contract as Substituting professor at the Department of Theoretical Physics, University of the Basque Country-EHU/Spain.
Mar.-Aug.2010 Research contract,  University of the Basque Country-EHU/Spain (6 months).
Nov.2005 - Oct.2009 FPI fellowship supported by the Spanish Ministry of Education and Science, Department of Mathematics,  University of the Basque Country-EHU/Spain. Advisor: Luis Vega González.

Videos - Simulaciones

Periodic mKdV Breather with nonzero mean:


Periodic and Aperiodic Gardner Breather with nonzero mean



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