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Awards

  • R. L. Magueta, A. Silva, D. Castanheira, R. Dinis, Best Iberian Doctoral Thesis in Information Systems and Technologies, Roberto Magueta (supervised by Adão Silva and Daniel Castanheira and Rui Dinis ) , was distinguished by the Iberian Association for Information Systems and Technologies (AISTI) with the award “Best Iberian Doctoral Thesis in Information Systems and Technologies, 01-02-2021
  • R. Oliveira, A. Sabah, Best Student Paper, Best Student Paper Award, 14th conference of the Portuguese Committee of URSI (União Rádio Científica Internacional), sponsored by ANACOM, Ayman Sabah, Rodolfo Oliveira, “Aggregate Interference Power Characterization for Directional Beamforming Wireless Networks”, Dec. 2020., 01-12-2020
  • J.P. Pavia, 3rd Place of PhD Student Initiative at IMaRC Conference promoted by IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, This initiative was intended to give PhD students the chance to attend the presentations of regular and special sessions and to provide suggestions for improving the papers presented at the conference. The IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society wanted to provide to the students the opportunity of broaden their knowledge and have their first experience as reviewers., 01-12-2019
  • A. C. Jaime, I. Sousa, M.P. Queluz, A. J. Rodrigues, Best Paper Award, WPMC 2018 ('Planning a Smart City Sensor Network Based on LoRaWAN Technology'), 30-11-2018
  • F. Rosário, F. A. Monteiro, A. J. Rodrigues, Paper in the Most Downloaded Papers in the IEEE Signal Processing Letters in The Last Two Years, The 2016 paper in IEEE Signal Processing Letters (SPL) was showcased in the list of the 10 "Most Downloaded Papers from IEEE Xplore" for the SPL during the previous two years (2015-2016). The list was showcased in the May 2017 issue of the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine., 01-05-2017
  • A. Almeida, Pedagogical Excellence, First prize attributed by the School of Technology and Architecture for pedagogical work selecting and applying techniques, and teaching the most appropriate methods to the objectives defined for self-assess performance, motivation, and to achieve the desired competence profile., 01-12-2016
  • M. Monteiro, P. Vieira, 1º place, Best Student Paper Award, 10º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI, • Monteiro M., Martins A, Vieira P, Rodrigues R, "Balanceamento de Carga em Redes de 4a Geração (LTE) Auto-Otimizadas", 10º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI, Lisboa, Portugal, Novembro de 2016, (1º lugar, Best Student Paper Award), 01-11-2016
  • M. Veríssimo, P. Vieira, 2nd place, Best Student Paper Award, 10º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI, Veríssimo M., Gonçalves S., Martins A., Vieira P., Rodrigues A., "Avaliação de Capacidade em Redes Multi-Serviço UMTS/HSPA Baseada em Estatísticas Reais de Desempenho", 10º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI, Lisboa, Portugal, Novembro de 2016, (2º lugar, Best Student Paper Award), 01-11-2016
  • R. Oliveira, Best Symposium Award, In appreciation for organizing the Best Symposium "Communications and Signal Processing" for the IWCMC conference, Paphos, Cyprus., 01-09-2016
  • M. Sousa, P. Vieira, Best Student Paper Award, WINSYS 2016, • Sousa M., Martins A., Vieira P., “Self-Diagnosing Low Coverage and High Interference in 3G/4G Radio Access Networks based on Automatic RF Measurement Extraction”, 13th International Conference on Wireless Networks and Mobile Systems (WINSYS 2016), Lisbon, Portugal, Julho de 2016(Best Student Paper Award)., 01-07-2016
  • J. S. Lemos, F. Rosário, F. A. Monteiro, A. J. Rodrigues, Luís Vidigal Prize 2015, Co-supervision of the two winners (ex aequo) of the Luís Vidigal Prize 2015 . This prize awards the Best MSc Thesis of the Year at IST in the fields of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Compute Science, and related fields, completed in 2015. Mr. Francisco Rosário and Mr. João Sande Lemos were both scholars under the L-DIMM-NetCod project in our group., 01-03-2016
  • F. A. Monteiro, Exemplary Reviewer Award 2015, From the the IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, a 1st-quartile journal co-sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society, the IEEE Signal Processing Society, and the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society. The prize is awarded to the top 3% best reviewers nominated by the associate editors., 01-01-2016
  • F. Nunes, Best paper award, The paper "Practical Simulation of GNSS Signals in the Presence of Ionospheric Scintillation" - F. Nunes, F. Sousa, received the best paper award (track B) in the conference IEEE/ION PLANS 2014, Monterey, CA, May 2014., 01-09-2015
  • P. Carvalho, J. Guerreiro, R. Dinis, Best paper award, Best paper award at IEEE VTC’2015(Fall) for the paper “Optimum Performance and Spectral Characterization of CE-OFDM Signals”, by J. Guerreiro, R. Dinis, P. Carvalho, 01-09-2015
  • TC Cunha, P. Vieira, A. Martins, Best Student Paper Award, RSI Atlantic Radio Science Conference - URSI AT-RASC, Energy Savings in 3G Using Dynamic Spectrum Access and Base Station Sleep Modes URSI Atlantic Radio Science Conference - URSI AT-RASC , Maspalomas , Spain , Maio de 2015 (2nd Place, Best Student Paper Contest), 01-05-2015
  • I. Sousa, Young Engineer Innovation Award 2014, 2nd prize (ex-aequo) given by the 'Ordem dos Engenheiros' (Portuguese Order of Engineers)., 01-05-2015
  • F. A. Monteiro, Exemplary Reviewer Award 2014, From the IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, a 1st-quartile journal co-sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society, the IEEE Signal Processing Society, and the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society. The prize is awarded to the top 3% reviewers who have performed reviews considered by the associate editors as being relevant and timely reviews, consistently for a number of papers over the year., 01-01-2015
  • L. Bernardo, IEEE Communications Letters 2014 Exemplary Reviewer, IEEE Communications Letters 2014 Exemplary Reviewer award, 01-12-2014
  • Cercas, F. Cercas, E. Cercas Cercas, P. Sebastião, New acelerated simulation method to obtain the performance of concatenated codes, Best Student Paper Award for this paper presented at Global Wireless Summit, Aalborg, Denmark., 01-05-2014
  • L. Bernardo, B. B. Branco, F. Ganhão, L.I. Irio, R. Dinis, R. Oliveira, P. Amaral, P. Pinto, SC-FDE Femtocell Energy Saving using IB-DFE Interference Cancellation Techniques, Second Best Paper Award at International Conf. on Telecomunications (ICT’14), Lisboa, Portugal, May 4-7, 2014., 01-05-2014
  • C. Loss, C. Lopes, R. Gonçalves, J T Tavares, N. Barroca, H S Saraiva, F. J. Velez, P. Pinho, R. Salvado, STS ITALIA 10 BEST PAPERS OF YOUNG RESEARCHERS, One of the ten best papers of young researchers on 5th STS Italia Conference – A Matter of Design: Making Society through Science and Technology, with the paper “Developing Sustainable Communication Interfaces Through Fashion Design”. Merit fellowship to participate on the conference, held in Milan (IT), May 2014., 01-05-2014
  • M. Ribeiro, C. Duque, Best Non-Student Paper Award, Loughborough Antennas & Propagation Conference, Loughborough, United Kingdom, 01-11-2013
  • P. Vieira, N. Cota, A. Serrador Serrador, A.B. Beire, A. J. Rodrigues, Best Student Paper Award WPMC 2013, On the Use of Okumura-Hata Propagation Model on Railway Communications", 16th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC'13), Atlantic City, New Jersey, EUA, Junho de 2013 (Best Student Paper Award)., 01-06-2013
  • M. Carvalho, P. Vieira, Best Student Paper Award, 5.º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI, Um Algoritmo Avançado de Controlo de Oscilação de Handover em Redes LTE Auto-Geridas 5.º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI - ''Detecção e medição de sinais rádio no futuro das Rádio-comunicações'', 11 de Novembro de 2011, Lisboa, Portugal (Best Student Paper Award)., 01-11-2011
  • F. Ganhão, L. Bernardo, M. Pereira, R. Dinis, R. Oliveira, P. Pinto, Runner up for best paper award in IEEE ICCCN 2011, Runner up for best paper award in IEEE ICCCN 2011 conference (http://icccn.org/icccn11/award.html), 01-08-2011
  • A. Marchetti, N. Prasad, A. J. Rodrigues, R. Prasad, Adaptive counting rule for cooperative spectrum sensing under correlated environments, 13th International Symposium on Wireless Multimedia Communications (WPMC'10) - Best Paper Award, 01-10-2010
  • J. Reis, J. Sanguino, A. J. Rodrigues, Influence of baseline length in single-frequency real-time vehicle heading determination, 13th International Symposium on Wireless Multimedia Communications (WPMC'10) - Best Paper Award, 01-10-2010
  • A. Marchetti, N. Prasad, A. J. Rodrigues, R. Prasad, Capacity limits introduced by data fusion on cooperative spectrum sensing under correlated environments, 8th International Conference on Communications (COMM2010) - Best Student Paper Award, 01-06-2010
  • P. Vieira, Prémio Inovação Jovem Engenheiro 2008 - 2nd place, Maximização do Desempenho em Redes Macro-Celulares 4G Usando Técnicas de Multiplexagem Espacial Multi-Antena, 01-11-2009
  • M. Luís, R. Oliveira, L. Bernardo, P. Pinto, Controlo de Topologia de Redes ad hoc Veiculares em Cenários de Auto-estradas, Best Student Paper Award @ Conferência sobre Redes de Computadores 2009, 01-10-2009
  • I. Sousa, Best Student Award - Technical University of Lisbon, 01-12-2008
  • F. A. Monteiro, Senior College Scholar, awarded ''on the basis of first class work” by the Tutorial Committee of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, UK, 01-11-2007
  • F. A. Monteiro, Best Paper Award (Conference Prize) at the European Conference on Wireless Technology 2007, Prize given by the European Microwave Association during the European Microwave Week 2007, Munich, Germany, 01-10-2007
  • I. Sousa, Merit diploma - Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-05-2007
  • P. Vieira, Prémio Inovação Jovem Engenheiro 2004 -1st place (ex-aequo), Aumento de Capacidade em Redes Móveis de 3ª Geração Usando Tecnologia MIMO, 01-10-2005
  • F. A. Monteiro, Best Student Paper Award (Young Engineer Prize) at the European Conference on Wireless Technology 2004, Prize from the European Microwave Association (EuMA), delivered by it's president (Prof. R. Sorrentino) and by the conference chairman (Prof. R. Prasad) in Amsterdam, Netherlands, during the European Microwave Week, 12-10-2004
  • F. A. Monteiro, Innovation Young Engineer Prize (3rd place), Project title: ''Complexity Reduction of CPM Receivers on Wireless Communications Systems'', prize from Ordem dos Engenheiros (Portuguese Engineers Institution) sponcered by the Luso-American Fundation for Development (FLAD), Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and the Ministry for Science and Higher Education, 01-12-2002