Resumo CV
Track record of more than 34 years of experience that includes: - University teaching for 30 years, 15 at IST and 15 at ISCTE-IUL where he is a Full Professor and the Chairman of the Scientific Council (Presidente do Conselho Científico) of ISCTE-IUL. - Applied research for similar period in several institutions (CAPS, INESC and Instituto de Telecomunicações, where he is presently a Director of the IT Lisbon pole) in the area of telecommunications (satellite communications, location and positioning, modulation and coding theory, mobile communications and related topics). - Authorship of a new class of codes, TCH (Tomlinson, Cercas, Hughes), one patent, 4 book chapters, 14 journal papers, 152 conference papers and several research reports, 5 PhDs theses supervision completed, as well as many MsCs and Final Year's Projects at both IST and ISCTE-IUL. - Participation in several national and international projects, as well as National Delegate in four COST European projects. - Senior Member of IEEE, Coordinator of the Specialization in Telecommunications of Ordem dos Engenheiros since 2014 and Vice-coordinator of that Engineering Society between 2008 and 2013. - Worked in industry for one year, before entering the academic career.
Qualificações Académicas
Universidade/Instituição Tipo Curso Período
Instituto Superior Técnico - UTL
Doutoramento Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores 1996
Instituto Superior Técnico - UTL
Mestrado Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores 1989
Instituto Superior Técnico - UTL
Licenciatura Engenharia Electrotécnica 1982
Áreas de Investigação
Satellite communications
Mobile and personal communications
Channel coding
Spread spectrum communications