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  • P. Domingues, OSDFCon 2017 - 2nd place (tied) with the software module "digiSignedOrProtected_PDFs", 2nd place (tied) of the Autopsy's software Module "digiSignedOrProtected_PDFs", 01-10-2017
  • J. Parreira, M. F. Frade, P. Domingues, OSDFCon 2017 - 2nd place (tied) with the software module "FEA – Forensics Enhanced Analysis", 2nd place (tied) with the Autopsy's Module "FEA – Forensics Enhanced Analysis", 01-10-2017
  • N. Leonor, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. Sanchez, T. Fernandes, A feasibility study on the extension of the point scatterer formulation to raised canopy forests, Best Non-Student Paper (1st place) award at 2016 Loughborough Antennas & Propagation, 01-11-2016
  • J. Proença, D. Celorico, C. Lopes, M. D. Dias, M.Tjalve Tjalve, A. Stolcke, S. Candeias, F. Perdigão, Camões Prize 2016 for the Technologies for the Portuguese Language, Best paper award at PROPOR 2016 – International Conference on the Computational Processing of Portuguese, given by the Camões Institue for the paper "Design and Analysis of a Database to Evaluate Children’s Reading Aloud Performance", 01-07-2016
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, Fellow Member of the IET (FIET), Awarded Fellowship of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, an UK academic award. IET Fellowship is awarded to individuals who have sustained high levels of achievement., 01-11-2015
  • G. Corrêa, P.A. Assunção, L. Agostini, L. A. S. C. Cruz, Best Paper Award (ICECS 2014), Best Paper Award at the 21st IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS 2014) for the paper entitled "Classification-Based Early Termination for Coding Tree Structure Decision in HEVC". Award given by the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society., 01-12-2014
  • J. Carreira, E.E. Ekmekcioglu, A. Kondoz, P.A. Assunção, S.M.M. Faria, V. De Silva De Silva, IEEE ICIP 2014 - Top 10% Paper Award, The Organizing Committee of the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, recognized the following paper as one of the “Top 10%” papers in ICIP 2014 Technical Program as based on reviewer scores and recommendations: "Selective Motion Vector Redundancies for Improved Error Resilience in HEVC” by Joao Carreira, Erhan Ekmekcioglu, Ahmet Kondoz, Pedro Assuncao, Sergio Faria and Varuna De Silva., 01-09-2014
  • P.A. Assunção, IEEE ICME 2013 Quality Reviewer, In recognition of the quality reviewing performed for the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, San Jose, CA, July 15-19, 2013., 01-07-2013
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, N. Leonor, Semi-finalist of the IEEE AP-S Student Design Contest 2011: Radiation Patterns on a Budget, This paper presents a radiation pattern measurement system in order to evaluate 2.4GHz antennas. This measurement system was built with the demand of being an inexpensive and easily reproducible system, lightweight and visually and user friendly. Prize of $1,500, 01-06-2011
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, B. Feitor, T. Fernandes, D. Ferreira, N. Leonor, Estimation of Dielectric Concrete Properties from Power Measurements at 18.7 and 60 GHz, Nominated for the IET best student paper competition at Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conf. – LAPC, Loughborough, United Kingdom, November, 2011., 01-11-2010
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. Antunes, SGF - Sistema multi-funcional de gestão de frotas, 2009-2011 Innovation program - PT Inovação, 01-03-2009
  • Rui Fonseca-Pinto Pinto, Best Paper Award, Best Paper Award in SIP - Signal and image processing IASTEWD conference 2009, Innsbruck, Austria, 01-02-2009
  • T. Fernandes, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Modelling Radiowave Propagation through Vegetation media: a comparison between RET and dRET models, Best Propagation Poster Prize at EuCAP 07 - European Conference on Antennas and Propagation - 11 - 16 November 2007, EICC, Edinburgh, UK, 01-11-2007
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, T. Fernandes, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Parameter extraction and sensitivity analysis for the discrete RET model for radiowave propagation in inhomogeneous forests, Nominated best student paper contest at the Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Peniche, Portugal, May, 2007., 01-05-2007
  • T. Fernandes, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Directional Spectrum Modelling in Inhomogeneous Forests at 20 and 62.4 GHz, Awarded Best Paper in the WINSYS 2006 -International Conference Wireless Information Networks and Systems, to be published by Springer., 22-12-2006
  • C. Lopes, F. Perdigão, VTLN through Frequency Warping Based on Pitch, prize for best paper in IEEE International Telecommunications Symposium-ITS2002, Natal, Brazil, 12-09-2002
  • P.A. Assunção, University of Essex - British Telecom Postgraduate Publication Prize 1997-98, The BT Laboratories Prize was awarded for the best published work by a postgraduate student, for the paper entitled "Transcoding of single-layer MPEG video into lower rates", IEE Proceedings on Vision, Image and Signal Processing, 144(6):377-383, December 1997., 11-06-1998
  • J. Pereira, 1997 Customer Driven Quality Award, Premium of quality production "1997 Customer Driven Quality Award"; FORD MOTOR COMPANY, 1997, presented in Cologne (Germany). The winning work consisted of an assembly of mechanical and automatic control electronic car radios implemented in Ford Portuguese Electronic components and systems - Palmela, Portugal., 01-01-1997