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Awards

  • J. Mendes, Honour Award, Honor Award, Second Best Post-Doctoral Research, received during the University of Aveiro Research Day, 01-06-2022
  • T.R. Cunha, Exemplary Reviewer 2016, Recognition by the IEEE Communications Society for the paper reviewing activity in 2016., 01-06-2017
  • DACD Dinis, A. Oliveira, J. Vieira, Designing Frequency Agile FPGA-based All-Digital RF Transmitters, Best Live Demo in the XIII Jornadas sobre Sistemas Reconfiguráveis (REC 2017) ., 01-01-2017
  • R. Aguiar, IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer, Eleito IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer para o biénio 2017-18., 01-01-2017
  • R. Correia, N.B.C. Carvalho, 1st place ANACOM-URSI Portugal prize, 10º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI, 01-11-2016
  • C. Marques, P. Antunes, N. Alberto, J. Melo, P.S André, H Varum, BEST YOUNG RESEARCH PAPER - CINPAR 2016, Bond-slip monitoring of RC through optical fiber sensor, XII. International Conference on Structural Repair and Pathology – CINPAR 2016, 01-10-2016
  • R. Correia, N.B.C. Carvalho, 1st place Student Poster Competition, 6th Workshop WIPE (Wireless Power Transmission for Sustainable Electronics), 01-05-2016
  • J. C. Pedro, Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, José Carlos Pedro was named as the next Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, the most reputed journal of RF and microwave technology, for the term 2017-2019., 01-05-2016
  • J. C. Pedro, IEEE MTT-S Distinguished Educator Award, José Carlos Pedro was awarded with the 2016 IEEE MTT-S Distinguished Educator Award, 01-05-2016
  • S. Sargento, EU Prize for Women Innovators 2016, Vencedora do EU Women Innovation Prize 2016 que é o maior prémio mundial destinado a celebrar as mulheres inovadoras, 10 de Março 2016. http://ec.europa.eu/research/innovation-union/index_en.cfm?section=women-innovators, 01-03-2016
  • J. C. Pedro, T.R. Cunha, P. M. Cabral, P.M.L. Lavrador, Annual Collaboration Team Award, O Projecto de Investigação com a empresa Huawei Technologies Sweden, AB., foi agraciado com o Prémio “Annual Collaboration Team Award” atribuído pela multinacional chinesa Huawei Technologies, Co. Ltd., 01-12-2015
  • C. Loss, 3rd PLACE AT “3 MINUTES, 1 SLIDE, YOUR THESIS” Challenge, Challenge promoted by the Instituto Coordenador de Investigação (ICI – UBI) and Santander Totta., 01-11-2015
  • S. Lopes, Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2015, 1st place in the Ph.D. Category, 01-10-2015
  • H. Z. Zargar, A. B. Banai, J. C. Pedro, EuMC Microwave Prize 2015, The European Microwave Conference Microwave Prize is attributed to one paper presented at the EuMC Conference, has a value of 5,000€, and is sponsored by the European Microwave Association., 01-09-2015
  • DB Branco, P.P. Pedreiras, Winner of BRESIMAR ”IDEAS CONTEST FOR ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS" 2015, Winner of the 2015 Edition of the ”IDEAS CONTEST FOR ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS“, promoted by Bresimar Automação, Aveiro, Portugal, with the project “Applying Estimation Techniques to the TekOn Sensors”, 01-06-2015
  • R. Correia, N.B.C. Carvalho, S. Kawasaki, 3rd place Student Paper Competition, IEEE WPTC (Wireless Power Transfer Conference), 01-05-2015
  • G. Fernandes, N. J. Muga, A. N. Pinto, Signal Processing Techniques for Transmissions Systems Based on Space-Division Multiplexing, Best Poster Award in Engineering -Research Day 2015, 01-05-2015
  • R. D. Fernandes, J. N. Matos, N.B.C. Carvalho, Wireless energy harvesting design competition at the International Microwave Symposium, Second place, 01-05-2015
  • A. Rocha, P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, IT Productivity Prize, Prize awarded due to a book published with Pedro Pinho and José Rocha Pereira, 01-12-2014
  • P.P. Pedreiras, T. Silva, R. L. Lopes, L. Almeida, Winner of the "Open Mind ESEGUR 2014 - Innovation on the Security Sector" competition, Winner of the "Open Mind ESEGUR 2014 - Innovation on the Security Sector" competition, with the work “IstreamS: Intelligent stream management for Security applications", 01-11-2014
  • C. Marques, D. J. Webb, Best poster award, Early Career Researcher Event, 01-09-2014
  • D. Corujo, C. Ferreira, A. Neto, A. Mota, F. Silva, J. Pereira, C. Guimarães, P. R. Rosa, S. Kofuji, R. Aguiar, Best Paper Award, 10th Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications (AICT-2014), IARIA, for the work “Towards a Carrier Grade SDN Controller: Integrating OpenFLow with Telecom Services”, in Paris, France, 01-07-2014
  • C. Marques, 2nd Best PhD Thesis, Prize for the 2nd PhD Thesis in the optics domain. Portuguese Optics and Photonics Society (SPOF) with suport of SPIE., 01-06-2014
  • R. D. Fernandes, J. N. Matos, N.B.C. Carvalho, Research day 2014 at the University of Aveiro (poster session), Best poster award, 01-06-2014
  • R.P. Dionísio, A. Teixeira, R.N. Nogueira, Best Student Paper Award on Optical Communications and Sensors, AOP2014, Aveiro Portugal, 01-05-2014
  • R. D. Fernandes, J. N. Matos, N.B.C. Carvalho, Wireless Power Transfer Conference 2014, Best paper award, 01-05-2014
  • C. Marques, D. J. Webb, Marie Curie IEF Fellowship - "POSSIBLE (Polymer Optical Sensing System Innovation Benefits Leadership Education)", Grant agreement - People Marie Curie programmes from European Commission: http://cordis.europa.eu/project/rcn/188264_en.html, 01-04-2014
  • T.R. Cunha, P. M. Cabral, L. N. Nunes, Best Paper Award - CCSP-SSD'14, Best paper award for the paper ''Characterizing power amplifier static AM/PM with spectrum analyzer measurements'' presented at the IEEE 11th International Multi-Conference on Systems, Signals and Devices - Conference on Communication & Signal Processing, CCSP-SSD’14, Castelldefels-Barcelona, Spain, February 11-14, 2014., 01-02-2014
  • D. Corujo, Outstanding Young Researcher Award, IEEE ComSoc EMEA Regional Award (2014) for ​their promising research activities for the benefit of the society, 01-02-2014
  • N. A. Silva, A. N. Pinto, Best Student Paper Award, for the paper entitled ''Photon-Pair Generation in Chalcogenide Glass - Role of Waveguide Linear Absorption'' presented at the International Conference on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology (PHOTOPTICS), held in Lisbon - Portugal, 01-01-2014
  • A.P. Prata, A. Oliveira, N.B.C. Carvalho, Undergraduate Student Design Competition for Software Defined Radio and Signal Processing, First prize award in Student Design Competition for Software Defined Radio and Signal Processing at International Microwave Symposium 2013, sponsored by IEEE MTT-S., 01-06-2013
  • J. C. Pedro, IEEE Distinguished Microwave Lecturer for the Period 2014 to 2016, José Carlos Pedro was nominated IEEE Distinguished Microwave Lecturer for the Period 2014 to 2016 when he went several academic and industry institutions around the world and delivered nearly 30 talks., 01-05-2013
  • D. Ribeiro, P.M. Cruz, N.B.C. Carvalho, Best Student Paper Award 2012 - URSI Portuguese Committee, Best Student Paper Award at the 6th Conference of URSI Portuguese Committee with the paper entitled "Evaluation of Comb Generator Performance for Nonlinear Measurements on Mixed-Domain Instrumentation"., 01-11-2012
  • S. Sargento, A. Cardote, J. Barros, Track Final of the ISCTE-IUL MIT Portugal Ventures Competition, VENIAM, a spin-off of our group in University of Aveiro (DETI) and Institute de Telecommunications, and of our colleagues in University of Porto, just won the Track Final of the ISCTE-IUL MIT Portugal Ventures Competition (http://www.amiando.com/WVMMUCD.html), 01-11-2012
  • L. Bilro, N. Alberto, P. Antunes, P.S André, R.N. Nogueira, Best poster award, Best poster award in the Engineering Category at the Annual Research Day at University of Aveiro "Optical Fiber Sensors and Applications by: Lúcia Bilro, Nélia Alberto, Paulo Antunes, Rogério Nogueira, Paulo André", 01-06-2012
  • N.V.S. Silva, A. Oliveira, N.B.C. Carvalho, MTT Software Defined Radio and Digital Signal Processing, Second place at the IMS2012 Software Defined Radio and Digital Signal Processing Student Design Competition, 01-06-2012
  • A. Almeida, N. J. Muga, N. A. Silva, P.S André, A. N. Pinto, SEONS Best Student Paper, Best Student Paper on Optical Communication in the X SEONS, in Porto, 01-06-2012
  • P.M. Cruz, N.B.C. Carvalho, M.E. Valkama, Best Student Presentation Award COST Action IC0803, Work: “Evaluation of Second-Order Bandpass Sampling Receivers for Software Defined Radio” Location: 8th MC Meeting and Workshop of COST IC0803, Belfast, United Kingdom, 01-05-2012
  • N.V.S. Silva, A. Oliveira, N.B.C. Carvalho, RWS Best Student Paper, Finalist at the IEEE Radio & Wireless Week Best Student Paper Contest, 01-01-2012
  • P.T. Tavares, P. Gonçalves, J. L. Oliveira, Best paper award LANOMS 2011, 01-11-2011
  • R. Aguiar, L. Alves, Fraunhofer Challenge 2011, Won Second prize in PhD category for the best Idea in PhD thesis work for session 2010-1011, 01-10-2011
  • R. D. Fernandes, N.B.C. Carvalho, J. N. Matos, Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2011, Winner of the MSc category, 01-10-2011
  • E. Rocha, P. Salvador, A. N. Nogueira, Best Paper, Best Paper at the MONAMI 2011 for the paper ''Classification of hidden users' profiles in wireless communications'', 01-09-2011
  • Nuno Rafael Lourenço, L. Alves, R. Aguiar, Visible Light Communication for Road Safety: Poster Award, Awarded one of the best poster award in the Engineering Category at Annual Research Day at University of Aveiro, 01-06-2011
  • M. Luís, Ph.D. scholarship, granted by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) with the reference SFRH/BD/68367/2010, 01-01-2011
  • N.B Borges, A. Oliveira, P.M. Cruz, N.V.S. Silva, Prémio PLUG 2010 - Rádios Cognitivos, Atribuído pela APRITEL (Associação dos Operadores de Telecomunicações), 01-12-2010
  • 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
  • P.M. Cruz, N.B.C. Carvalho, 3rd place GAAS Association Student Fellowship for EuMIC 2009, Third place in Gallium Arsenide Application Symposium Association Student Fellowship 2009 given at European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference (EuMIC) in Rome, Italy, 01-09-2009
  • E. Rocha, P. Salvador, A. N. Nogueira, Best Student Paper, Best Student Paper for the paper "Detection of Illicit Traffic based on Multiscale Analysis", 01-09-2009
  • C. Loss, Summa cum laude, High level academic performance, 01-08-2009
  • A. Radwan, Best Paper Award, IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC) best paper award, 01-07-2009
  • A. M. O. D. Duarte, HP Innovations in Education grant 2009, HP Innovations in Education grants are targeted at key faculty responsible for undergraduate degree programs. The focus is on proposals that are enhancing degree programs in engineering, computer science, information systems, and information technology. HP Innovations in Education grants distinguish academics that are committed to exploring the innovations at the intersection of teaching, learning, and technology., 01-06-2009
  • Nuno Rafael Lourenço, R. Aguiar, Michael Spiez, Best Paper Award, IETE Gowri Memorial Award for Best Paper in Journal, 01-12-2008
  • R. D. Fernandes, Merit scholarship, Merit scholarship for exceptional academic performance (awarded by the University of Aveiro), 01-07-2008
  • D. Corujo, V. Jesus, S. Sargento, R. Aguiar, M. A. Almeida, N. Sénica, Best Local Student Paper, IEEE Sumposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC 2007), for the work "Mobility with Quality of Service Support for Multi-Interface Terminals: Combined User and Network Approach", Aveiro, Portugal, 01-07-2007
  • S. Sargento, Best Local Student Paper Award, Vítor Jesus, Susana Sargento, Daniel Corujo, Nuno Sénica, Miguel Almeida, Rui L. Aguiar, “Mobility with QoS Support for Multi-Interface Terminals: Combined User and Network Approach”, in Proc. 12th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC 2007), Aveiro (Portugal), Julho 2007, Best Local Student Paper., 01-07-2007
  • R. D. Fernandes, Merit scholarship, Merit scholarship for exceptional academic performance (awarded by the University of Aveiro), 01-07-2007
  • A. Neto, A Resource Reservation Protocol Supporting QoS-aware Multicast Trees for Next Generation Networks, BEST LOCAL PAPER ISCC'07, 01-06-2007
  • S. Lopes, ESPA Award, Excellence in Signal Processing Award given by Texas Instruments., 01-04-2007
  • J. C. Pedro, IEEE Fellow Member, In January 2007 he was elected, by the Board of Directors of the IEEE, IEEE Fellow Member for his outstanding contributions to nonlinear distortion analysis of microwave devices and circuits., 01-01-2007
  • AA Antunes, P.P. Pedreiras, L. Almeida, AM Mota, Best Paper Award, Bets paper award in ANIPLA 2006 – International Congress of the Italian National Association for Automation, Rome, Italy, 13-15 November, 2006;, 01-11-2006
  • G.C. Cabral, E.T. Titus, T.S. Shokufar, J. Mendes, Nanochallenge 2006, Final phase of International Nanotechnology Business Plan Competition, Supported by Veneto nanotech, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Padua, 18th November 2006, 01-11-2006
  • Ana M. Rocha, M. Facão, J. P. Sousa Sousa, A. Viegas Viegas, Best poster award, Best poster award in International Conference on Electromagnetic fields Health and Environment (EHE'06) with "Simulation of Electromagnetic Leakage from a Microwave Oven", 01-04-2006
  • R.N. Nogueira, IEEE Student grant award, , 01-10-2002
  • J. C. Pedro, C. Fager, P. Linnér, 2002 IEEE MTT-S Student Paper Contest - 1st Prize, Christian Fager, Pos-Graduate Student of Chalmers University, and working for a period at IT-Aveiro received the 1st Prize of the 2002 IEEE MTT-S Student Paper Contest with the paper C. Fager, P. Linnér and J. C. Pedro, “Uncertainty Estimation and Optimal Extraction of Extrinsic FET Small Signal Model Parameters”, 2002 IEEE Intern. Microwave Theory and Tech. Symposium Digest, pp.729-732, Seattle, Jun. 2002, granted by IEEE Microwave Theory and Tech. Society., 05-06-2002
  • S. Sargento, Bolsa no âmbito do programa PRAXIS XXI para visitar o grupo de redes na Universidade de Rice em Houston, EUA, Foi agraciada com uma Bolsa no âmbito do programa PRAXIS XXI para visitar o grupo de redes na Universidade de Rice em Houston, EUA, de Janeiro a Maio de 2000 e de Outubro de 2000 a Março de 2001., 01-01-2000
  • S. Sargento, Prémio de Engenharia de Telecomunicações, Oferecido pelo Colégio de Engenharia da Ordem dos Engenheiros ao melhor estudante nacional licenciado em 1996/1997 na área de Engenharia de Telecomunicações., 21-11-1998
  • S. Sargento, Prémio Eng. José Ferreira Pinto Basto, Prémio Eng. José Ferreira Pinto Basto, oferecido pela Alcatel Portugal, em Outubro de 1998, ao melhor aluno que conclui a licenciatura em Engenharia Electrónica e de Telecomunicações da Universidade de Aveiro no ano lectivo de 1996/1997, 01-10-1998
  • S. Sargento, Bolsa de Doutoramento (BD/15678/98) no âmbito do programa PRAXIS XXI da Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, Foi agraciada com uma Bolsa de Doutoramento (BD/15678/98) no âmbito do programa PRAXIS XXI da Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia., 01-09-1998
  • N.B.C. Carvalho, J. C. Pedro, MTT Student Paper Contest (3rd Place), Third place at the Student Paper Contest in the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Symposium, Baltimore, USA, 20-06-1998
  • N.B.C. Carvalho, Prémio Engº Ferreira Pinto Basto, Best student in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineer in the year 1994-1995 at Aveiro University, this prize was granted by ALCATEL Portugal., 07-10-1996
  • N.B.C. Carvalho, Best student in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineer at UA, Best student in Engineer in the year 1995 at Aveiro University, this prize was granted by Portuguese Engineers Association, 15-06-1996
  • S. Sargento, prémio Egas Moniz, Melhor estudante da Universidade de Aveiro, prémio Egas Moniz, oferecido pelo Governo Civil de Aveiro em Outubro de 1995., 01-10-1995
  • J. Mendes, Best student of University of Aveiro, Award given by the Aveiro Civil Government to the best student of the university, 01-09-1994
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, Best paper award, Best paper award for the paper in ICOIN 2008, intitled "The Ethernet frame payload size and its effect on IPv4 and IPv6 traffic",
  • N. M. Garcia, M.H. Hajduczenia, P. Monteiro, Siemens Innovation and Excelence Award, Siemens Innovation and Excelence R&D Award for their work on self-similiarity of data signals,