Theses

Running PhD Theses: 10

Student Supervisor Co-Supervisor Title End date
Joana Cabral Amaral Nunes da Costa Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Hugo Pedro Martins Carriço Proença Defense Mechanisms for Deep Learning Applied to Facial Recognition in Real Contexts 9 / 2025
Geraldo Ernesto Miguel Cangondo Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Reputation mechanisms over Internet of Things ecosystem for Turism 9 / 2024
Rita Correia Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva SOPHIA – A Web Ecosystem for Fake or Malicious Text Reporting and Detection 9 / 2024
Vinícius de Miranda Rios Mário Marques Freire Detection of Advanced Distributed Denial of Service Attacks Using Behavioral Approaches Based on Entropy and Multifractal Analysis 12 / 2023
João Bernardo Ferreira Sequeiros Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Towards a Framework for System and Attack Modelling and Mapping of Requirements and Technology for the Internet of Things 9 / 2023
Francisco Tchissaquila Chimuco Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Sistematização do Processo de Engenharia de Segurança no Ecossistema Cloud e Mobile 9 / 2023
Pedro Miguel Pinto Rosa Mário Marques Freire Content Storage and Distribution based on Mobile Cloud Computing 7 / 2023
Manoel Campos da Silva Filho Mário Marques Freire Cláudio C. Monteiro Reducing Virtual Machine Live Migrations in Cloud Environments Using Hybrid and Decentralized Algorithms for Virtual Machine Placement 2 / 2023
Vanice Canuto Cunha Mário Marques Freire Timely Classification of Encrypted or Protocol-Obfuscated Internet Traffic Using Multifractal Analysis 12 / 2022
André Filipe Prata Ferreira Mário Marques Freire Malware Detection in Android Platforms Using Behaviour Analysis 12 / 2022

Running MSc Theses: 2

Student Supervisor Co-Supervisor Title End date
Tiago Lages Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Definindo o Equilíbrio entre Usabilidade e Conformidade com Proteção de Dados em Ambientes Hospitalares 9 / 2023
FRANCISCO JOSÉ MOREIRA MESQUITA CASTANHEIRA JERÓNIMO Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva LudVISION – An Interoperable Web Platform with Machine learning for Control of Exotic Invasive Aquatic Floral Species 9 / 2023

Completed PhD Theses: 8

Student Supervisor Co-Supervisor Title End date
Musa Gwani Samaila Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Internet of Things Hardware Platform Security Advisor: A Framework for Facilitating Secure Design and Development of IoT Systems 4 / 2021
Rui Costa Cardoso Abel Joao Padrão Gomes Mário Marques Freire Enhancing Trustability in MMOGs Environments 1 / 2017
Ângela Cristina Marques de Oliveira Mário Marques Freire José Alberto Fonseca Moutinho Autonomic Quantification and Classification of the Breast Density in 2D Ultrassound Images 5 / 2015
Filipe Cruz Gomes Soares Mário Marques Freire Computer-Aided Detection and Diagnosis of Breast Cancer in 2D and 3D Medical Imaging Through Multifractal Analysis 7 / 2014
João Vasco Paulo Gomes Mário Marques Freire Paulo Miguel Nepomuceno Pereira Monteiro Classication of Peer-to-Peer Traffic by Exploring the Heterogeneity of Traffic Features Through Entropy 6 / 2012
Pedro Ricardo de Morais Inácio Mário Marques Freire Paulo Miguel Nepomuceno Pereira Monteiro Study of the Impact of Intensive Attacks on the Self-Similarity Degree of the Network Traffic in Intra-Domain Aggregation Points 12 / 2009
Nuno Manuel Garcia dos Santos Mário Marques Freire Paulo Miguel Nepomuceno Pereira Monteiro Architectures and Algorithms for IPv4/IPv6-Compliant Optical Burst Switching Networks 11 / 2008
Joel José Puga Coelho Rodrigues Mário Marques Freire Performance Assessment of One-way Resource Reservation Protocols for IP Over Optical Burst Switched Networks 7 / 2006

Completed MSc Theses: 49

Student Supervisor Co-Supervisor Title End date
Matheus Guilherme Rohde Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva An Internet of Things (IoT) Solution for Predictive Analysis of Stress and Mood Disorders Based on Contextual and External Behaviors 9 / 2022
Rui Pedro de Oliveira Pinto Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva A System for The Promotion of Traceabilityand Ownership of Health Data UsingBlockchain 8 / 2022
Pedro Miguel Marques Batista Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Hugo Pedro Martins Carriço Proença Applying and Testing Multi-Class and Multi-Output Algorithms in the Mapping of Security Requirements with Technologies and Best Practices 7 / 2022
Daniel Pereira Reis Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Sistema IoT para gestão inteligente de extit{Smart Lockers} em ambientes remotos ou rurais 4 / 2022
Rita Correia Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Platform for Micro-interaction for Online Text 12 / 2021
Mónica Sofia Amoroso Rodrigues Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio João Paulo Cordeiro Improvement and Evaluation of a System for Dynamic Management of Users and Retrieval of Posts from Twitter 11 / 2021
Pedro Miguel Ferreira de Oliveira Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Hugo Pedro Martins Carriço Proença Multi-Factor and Continuous Verification of Identity during Remote Assessments and Individual Personalized Interactions 11 / 2021
Carolina Lopes Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Tiago Miguel Carrola Simões Semi-Automatic Generation of Tests for Assessing Correct Integration of Security Mechanisms in the Internet of Things 10 / 2021
Joana Cabral Amaral Nunes da Costa Tiago Miguel Carrola Simões Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Threat Modeling Solution for Internet of Things in a Web-based Security Framework. 7 / 2021
Michel Bauer Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva DEFINING DIGITAL JOY-OF-USE CRITERIA FOR SENIORS 12 / 2020
Luís Carlos Mendes Rodrigues Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Tiago Miguel Carrola Simões Modeling Attacks in IoT to Assist the Engineering Process 11 / 2020
Angela Filipa Oliveira Duarte Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Logo Generation Through Artificial Intelligence 11 / 2020
André Filipe Santos Ramos Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Performance Evaluation of a Mobile Health Predictive System to Empower Healthcare in Rural and Remote Locations 9 / 2020
Sergio Moreira Ferreira Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Sandra Soares An Internet of Things (IoT) Network for Predictive, Detection and Removal of Radon Gas 9 / 2020
Édi Marques Aires Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Devising Flows and Guides for a Text based Tool Assisting Security Engineering 1 / 2020
José Diogo Soares Albergaria Serejo Monteiro Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Blockchain-based Decentralized Application for Electronic Voting using an Electronic ID 12 / 2019
João Amaral Santos Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Performance Evaluation of the Use of Blockchain on Mobile Health data 9 / 2019
Cassio Siquara Rocha Bruno Miguel Correia da Silva Jogos Híbridos: Um problema novo em design visual 9 / 2019
Isabel Soqui Bongo Mário Marques Freire Avaliação de Desempenho das Plataformas Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark e Apache Flink Usando o Benchmark Hibench-master 7 1 / 2019
Bruno Carneiro da Silva Mário Marques Freire Towards Protection Against Low-Rate Distributed Denial of Service Attacks in Platform-as-a-Service Cloud Services 11 / 2018
Moser Zeferino Vicente José Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Mapping Security Requirements with Technology in the Internet of Things 11 / 2018
Moisés Alfredo da Cunha Ferreira Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Implementing and Evaluating Nonsingular Matrices Generators for the Hill Cipher 11 / 2018
Cristiano Duarte Gonçalves Ramos Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Improvement of TestH, a C Library for Generating Self-Similar Series and Estimating the Hurst Parameter 11 / 2017
Inês Gonçalves Fatelo Lopes Frutuoso Gomes Mendes da Silva Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Game for Cyber Crime Prevention 11 / 2017
Raysa Oliveira Mário Marques Freire Resource Allocation in Cloud Computing Environments Based on Service Level Agreement Requirements 7 / 2017
Manuel Luís Gama Meruje Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Monitoring of Medication Boxes Using Wireless Sensors 10 / 2016
João Bernardo Ferreira Sequeiros Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Forensic Box for Quick Network-Based Security Assessments 10 / 2016
Ivan Sousa Fernandes Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Dynamic OSINT System Sourcing from Social Networks 10 / 2016
Ana R. C. Figueira Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Elliptic Curve Cryptography Services for Mobile Operating Systems 11 / 2015
Ricardo X. P. Santos Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Password Habits and Cracking Toolkit 11 / 2015
Francisco Vigário Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Assessing and Addressing the Security of Persistant Data in the Android Operating System 11 / 2015
Paulo Macedo Pereira Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Analysis of Network Attacks and Security Events using Modern Data Visualization Techniques 11 / 2015
Luís Paulo Lemos Perez Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Seamless and Strong Authentication on Mobile Devices Based on User Activity 11 / 2015
Pedro Tavares Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio A Framework for Creating Applications for Different Mobile Operating Systems 11 / 2014
Sérgio Manuel Rodrigues da Costa Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Implementing a Loyalty Card for Smartphones using a Bitcoin like Approach 11 / 2014
Fábio José Sousa Rodrigues Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Dissection of Modern Malicious Software 11 / 2014
Liliana F. B. Soares Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Secure Authentication Mechanisms for the Management Interface in Cloud Computing Environments 12 / 2013
Diogo A. B. Fernandes Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Auditing the Quality of Cryptographic Material in Virtual Machines 12 / 2013
André Filipe Prata Ferreira Mário Marques Freire Secure and Efficient Storage of Multimedia Content in Public Cloud Environments Using Joint Compression and Encription 12 / 2013
Miguel Ângelo Silva Neto Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Traffic Classification Based on Statistical Tests for Matching Empirical Distributions of Internet Protocol Packet Lenghts 7 / 2013
Nuno Ricardo da Conceição Rosa Marques Mário Marques Freire Convergence Study of the Open Shortest Path First Protocol in an Institutional Network Using the Cisco Packet Tracer 11 / 2012
Pedro Miguel Pinto e Pinho Pedro Ricardo Morais Inácio Intrusion Detection Based on Behavioral Rules for the Bytes of the Headers of the Data Units in IP Networks 11 / 2012
André Esteves Mário Marques Freire Detection of Encrypted Traffic Generated by Peer-to-Peer Live Streaming Applications Using Deep Packet Inspection 12 / 2011
Fábio Duarte Beirão Mário Marques Freire NetOdyssey: A Framework for Real-Time Windowed Analysis of Network Traffic 7 / 2010
Rui Pedro Quaresma Braz Mário Marques Freire Maria Manuela Areias da Costa Pereira de Sousa An Object-Oriented Architecture for Transmission Simulation of Image and Video with Multiple Description Coding Over High-Speed Optical Fibre Channels 7 / 2010
David Alexandre Carvalho Mário Marques Freire Towards the Detection of Encrypted Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Traffic and Peer-to-Peer TV Traffic Using Deep Packet Inspection Methods 10 / 2009
Marisa Quaresma Maria Manuela Areias da Costa Pereira de Sousa Mário Marques Freire Transmissão de Imagens e Vídeos com Codificação por Descritores Múltiplos em Redes Peer-to-Peer 9 / 2009
Rui Brás Maria Manuela Areias da Costa Pereira de Sousa Mário Marques Freire Transmissão de Imagens e Vídeos com Codificação por Descritores Múltiplos em Canais de Redes de Fibra Óptica 9 / 2009
Rui Alexandre da Rocha Gonçalves Pereira Mário Marques Freire Editor para a Web Semântica Integrando Anotações Semânticas, Ontologias e RDF 7 / 2006