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... Nuno Manuel Garcia dos Santos

Researcher

Nuno Garcia

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 31-12-2008
Roles in IT: Researcher
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Network Architectures and Protocols – Cv

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Address: IT Branch – Covilhã
Faculdade de Engenharia
Covilhã
6201-001
Tel: 275329953
Fax: 275329972


Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Universidade da Beira Interior, 01-01-2008
  • Optical Burst Switching Networks
  • Biosignal algorithms
  • Ambient Assisted Living
  • Network traffic analysis
  • University of Beira Interior, 01-01-2010, Assistant Professor
  • Lusophone University of Humanities and Technologies, 01-01-2007, Invited Associate Professor
Supervision of theses
  • Criação de uma infra-estrutura VoIP para hotelaria, MSc Student, Euclides Gaspar, 07-2018
  • Criação de uma estrutura de web-hosting para Angola, MSc Student, João Santos Motta, 07-2018
  • Audio fingerprinting, MSc Student, Rui Santos, 07-2017
  • Collection and analysis of biosignals in open environments, MSc Student, Celina Micaela Afonso Alexandre, 06-2016
  • Assessment of the conditions to the creation of a Cloud infrastructure in Angola, MSc Student, Cláudia Sambo, 06-2016
  • Validation of the TICE.Healthy diabetic foot image device, MSc Student, Hugo Rodrigues, 06-2016
  • Study of efficiency of IPv4 versus IPv6 communications within the Portuguese Academic Network RCTS, MSc Student, Nuno Galego, 06-2016
  • Detection of biosignals using Radar-on-a-Chip, MSc Student, Sérgio Nunes, 06-2016
  • Tracking platform using off-the-shelf components, MSc Student, Celina Micaela Afonso Alexandre, 07-2015
  • An off-the-shelf platform for automatic and interactive text messaging using Short-Message-Service, MSc Student, Daniel Sabugueiro Oliveira, 09-2014
  • Validação do questionário de processos de estudos revisto e do questionário de auto-eficácia académica geral. Impacto de um programa de intervenção por SMS numa amostra de estudantes do ensino superior., MSc Student, Diana Patrícia Sabugueiro Oliveira, 09-2014
  • Testes e qualidade de software, melhores práticas aplicadas à indústria de desenvolvimento de software, MSc Student, Ricardo Ferreira, 05-2011
  • Aquisition of physiological parameters to assess the caloric expenditure using an accelerometer, MSc Student, V, 10-2010
  • Physiological Signals and heart beat detection algorithm for intelligent textiles” (Sinais fisiológicos e algoritmo de batimentos cardíacos em têxteis inteligentes), Research Grant, Pedro Tavares, 07-2012
  • Building lighting management” (Gestão da iluminação de um edifício), Research Grant, Samuel Alves, 07-2012
  • Desenvolvimento de uma aplicação para extração de meta-dados da estrutura de DNS, Research Grant, Arley Silveira, 06-2009
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Aquisition of physiological parameters to assess the caloric expenditure using an accelerometer, MSc Student, V, 10-2010
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, RFID supporting IoT in health and well-being applications, Chapter in, Energy Efficient Computing: Devices, Circuits, and Systems, CRC Press, N/A, 2018
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, Computerized systems for remote pain monitoring: a case study of ambulatory post-operative patients, Chapter in, Introduction to Smart eHealth and eCare Technologies, CRC Press, New York, 2016
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, V. Felizardo, Towards interoperable enhanced living environments, Chapter in, Active and Assisted Living: Technologies and Applications, IET, London, 2016
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, A Survey on IoT: Architectures, Elements, Applications, QoS, Platforms and Security concepts, Chapter in, Advances in Mobile Cloud Computing and Big Data under the 5g Era, Springer, N/A, 2016
  • N. M. Garcia, J. R. Rodrigues, Ambient Assisted Living, Chapter in, Ambient Assisted Living, Nuno M. Garcia, Joel Rodrigues, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl, USA, 2014
  • P. D. G. Gaspar, V. F. Felizardo, N. M. Garcia, Monitoring And Assisted Therapeutic Devices, Chapter in, Ambient Assisted Living, Nuno M. Garcia, Joel Rodrigues, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl, USA, 2014
  • J. C. S. Silva, A. A. Arsénio, N. M. Garcia, Mobility and Multihoming Data Transmission Protocls, Chapter in, Ambient Assisted Living, Nuno M. Garcia, Joel Rodrigues, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl, USA, 2014
  • V. F. Felizardo, P. S. Sousa, DO Oliveira, CA Alexandre, R. G. C. Couto, N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, E-Heatlh: Current status and future trends, Chapter in, Handbook of Research on Democratic Strategies and Citizen-Centered E-Government Services, Cemal Dolicanin, Ejub Kajan, Dragan Randjelovic, Boban Stojanovic, IGI global, Medical Information Science Reference, Hershey, PA, USA, 2014
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, K. B. Bousson, V. F. Felizardo, Machine Learning Approaches to Automated Medical Decision Support Systems, Chapter in, Handbook of Research on Artificial Intelligence Techniques and Algorithms, Pendiant Vasant, IGI global, Medical Information Science Reference, 2014
  • N. M. Garcia, N. R. C. G. Garcia, IP over Optical Fiber, Chapter in, Convergence through all IP Networks, Asoke Taludker, Nuno M. Garcia, G. M. Jayatheertha, Pan Stanford Publishing, Singapore, 2013
  • A. Taludker, N. M. Garcia, G. M. J. Jayatheertha, All IP Networks: Introduction, Chapter in, Convergence through all IP Networks, Asoke K Talukder, Nuno M. Garcia, G. M. Jayateertha, CRC Press, 2013
  • N. M. Garcia, P. S. Sousa, I. G. Trindade, R. A. L. M. Miguel, J. Lucas, Smart Clothing for Health Care, Chapter in, Telemedicine and E-Health Services, Policies and Applications, Joel Rodrigues, Isabel de la Torre Diez, Beatriz Sainz de Abajo, IGI global, Medical Information Science Reference, 2012
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, V. Felizardo, N. Pombo, M. Drobics, FR Florez-Revulta, Validation of a method for the estimation of energy expenditure during physical activity using a mobile device accelerometer, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 315 - 326, August, 2018 | Full text (PDF 371 KBs) | BibTex
  • I. Pires, N. M. Garcia, V. Felizardo, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, Validation of a method for the estimation of energy expenditure during physical activity using a mobile device accelerometer, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 0 - 0, May, 2018 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, M.C.C.T. Canavarro Teixeira, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, S.P. Spinsante, R. Goleva, E. Zdravevski, Android Library for Recognition of Activities of Daily Living: Implementation Considerations, Challenges, and Solutions, The Open Bioinformatics Journal, Vol. 11, No. 2011, pp. 3 - 29, May, 2018 | Full text (PDF 1 MB) | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, S.P. Spinsante, M.C.C.T. Canavarro Teixeira, Identification of Activities of Daily Living through Data Fusion on Motion and Magnetic Sensors embedded on Mobile Devices, Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 1 - 30, May, 2018 | Full text (PDF 1 MB) | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, S.P. Spinsante, Approach for the Development of a Framework for the Identification of Activities of Daily Living Using Sensors in Mobile Devices, MDPI Sensors, Vol. 18, No. 640, pp. 1 - 22, February, 2018 | Full text (PDF 698 KBs) | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, R. M. S. S. Santos, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, S.P. Spinsante, R. Goleva, E. Zdravevsky, Recognition of Activities of Daily Living Based on Environmental Analyses Using Audio Fingerprinting Techniques: A Systematic Review, Sensors, Vol. 2018, No. 18, pp. 1 - 23, January, 2018,
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  • N. M. Garcia, V. Albuquerque, R. Damasevicius, P. Pinheiro, P. Filho, Brain Computer Interface Systems for Neurorobotics: Methods and Applications, Biomed Research International, Vol. 2017, No. 2505493, pp. 1 - 2, October, 2017 | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, K. B. Bousson, Classification techniques on computerized systems to predict and/or to detect Apnea: A systematic review, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, Vol. 140, No. 0, pp. 265 - 274, March, 2017 | Full text (PDF 1 MB) | BibTex
  • E. Zdravevski, P. Lameski, V. Trajkovik, A. Kulakov, I.C. Chorbev, R. Goleva, N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, Improving Activity Recognition Accuracy in Ambient Assisted Living Systems by Automated Feature Engineering, IEEE Access, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 1 - 17, March, 2017 | Full text (PDF 15 MBs) | BibTex
  • I. Pires, N. M. Garcia, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, N.R. Natalia Díaz Rodríguez, Validation Techniques for Sensor Data in Mobile Health Applications, Journal of Sensors, Vol. 2016, No. 2016, pp. 1 - 9, October, 2016,
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  • N. M. Garcia, N. Pombo, T. Braun, FR Florez-Revulta, I.C. Chorbev, S.P. Spinsante, D. Lamas, R. Goleva, Stepping into the Era of Personal Big Data: a Roadmap to the Design of a Personal Digital Life Coach, Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR), Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 1 - 17, October, 2016 | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, K. B. Bousson, S.P. Spinsante, I.C. Chorbev, Pain Assessment–Can it be Done with a Computerised System? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 1 - 27, April, 2016 | BibTex
  • I. Pires, N. M. Garcia, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, From Data Acquisition to Data Fusion: a Comprehensive Review and a Roadmap for the Identification of Activities of Daily Living using Mobile Devices, Sensors, Vol. 0, No. 0, pp. 0 - 0, January, 2016 | BibTex
  • P. S. Sousa, V. F. Felizardo, DO Oliveira, R. G. C. Couto, N. M. Garcia, A review of thermal methods and technologies for diabetic foot assessment, Expert review of medical devices, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 439 - 448, July, 2015,
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  • V. F. Felizardo, P. D. G. Gaspar, V. R. Reis, N. M. Garcia, Aquisition of multiple physiological parameters during physical exercise, Intrnl. Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications (IJEHMC), Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 37 - 49, October, 2011 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, J. M. Santos, P. Lenkiewicz, Common Control Channel Optical Burst Switching - a new architectural approach to the OBS paradigm, Optical Switching and Networking, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 173 - 188, June, 2007 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, P. Monteiro, H. Castro, J. Castro, R.S. Luis, D. Fonseca, L. Pellegrino, M.H. Hajduczenia, S. Pato, CS Santiago, Optical Communications Research Activities at COM RD1 Siemens S.A., Fiber and Integrated Optics, Vol. 24, No. 3-4, pp. 395 - 410, August, 2005 | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, Unobtrusive System for the Detection of Mental Focus Depletion, 10th International Conference on e-Health, Madrid, Spain, Vol., pp. -, July, 2018 | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, Scaffolding Students on Connecting STEM and Interaction Design, EDUCON2018 – IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference EDUCON, Tenerife, Spain, Vol., pp. -, April, 2018,
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  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, Towards a fully automated bracelet for health emergency solution, IoTBDS 2018, Funchal, Portugal, Vol., pp. -, March, 2018,
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  • N. M. Garcia, M. Workineh, D. Midekso, Cloud Suitability Assessment Method for Application Software, INSTICC International Conf. on Cloud Computing and Services Science - CLOSER, Oporto, Portugal, Vol., pp. -, April, 2017 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, S. Reis, V. F. Felizardo, N. Pombo, Elderly mobility analysis during Timed Up and Go test using biosignals, International Conference on Software Development and Technologies for Enhancing Accessibility and Fighting Info-exclusion, Vila Real, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 6, December, 2016 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Alexandre, V. F. Felizardo, N. Pombo, Contribution of Biosignals for Emotional Analysis on Image Perception, IET International Conference on Technologies for Active and Assisted Living, London, United Kingdom, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 7, October, 2016 | Full text (PDF 574 KBs) | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, H. Silva, P. Fazendeiro, A. Pinto Pinto, G. Dias, V. F. Felizardo, Electrocardiography, Electromyography, and Accelerometry Signals Collected with BITalino While Swimming: Device Assembly and Preliminary Results, IEEE 12th International Conference on Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, September, 2016,
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  • N. M. Garcia, N. Pombo, A. Pinho, Sleep Apnea Detection Using a Feed-Forward Neural Network on ECG Signal, International Conf. on E-Health Networking, Applications and Services - HealthCom, Munich, Germany, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 6, September, 2016 | Full text (PDF 257 KBs) | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, V. F. Felizardo, Metabolic.Care: a novel solution based on a thermography for detection of diabetic foot, 7th International Conference on Ambient Intelligence ISAMI, Seville, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 8, June, 2016 | Full text (PDF 403 KBs) | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, V. F. Felizardo, Metabolic.Care: a novel solution based on a thermography for detection of diabetic foot, 7th International Conference on Ambient Intelligence ISAMI, Seville, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 8, June, 2016 | Full text (PDF 403 KBs) | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, N. Pombo, FR Florez-Revulta, Identification of Activities of Daily Living using Sensors Available in Off-the-shelf Mobile Devices: Research and Hypothesis, 7th International Conference on Ambient Intelligence ISAMI, Seville, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 6, June, 2016 | Full text (PDF 177 KBs) | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, A Data Fusion Model to Evaluate Computerized Pain Diaries on Anxiety and Depression Assessment, IEEE 4th IEEE BlackSea Conference on Communications and Networking, Varna, Bulgaria, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, June, 2016,
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  • C. Y. Yahaya, M. L. Latiff, M Umaru, N. M. Garcia, QoS Performance Analysis of Non-slotted and Slotted Optical Burst Switched Networks, 2015 IEEE 12th Malaysia International Conference on Communications (MICC), Sarawak, Malaysia, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, November, 2015 | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, Assistive Technologies for Homecare: Outcomes from Trial Experiences, Innovations Conference ICT, Ohrid, Macedonia, FYOM, Vol. 0, pp. 240 - 249, October, 2015 | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, Differential image analysis using Shannon’s entropy: preliminary results, Innovations Conference ICT, Ohrid, Macedonia, FYOM, Vol. 0, pp. 260 - 269, October, 2015 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, FR Florez-Revulta, Multi-sensor data fusion techniques for the identification of activities of daily living using mobile devices, European Conf. on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases - ECML/PKDD, Porto, Portugal, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, September, 2015,
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  • N. M. Garcia, I. Pires, FR Florez-Revulta, Multi-sensor data fusion techniques for the identification of activities of daily living using mobile devices,, ECMLPKDD 2015 Doctoral Consortium, European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases, Porto, Portugal, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, September, 2015 | BibTex
  • P. Crocker, N. M. Garcia, Security of SmartPhone Solutions for Implantable  Cardioverter Defibrillator Communication, ACPI 14th European Conference on Cyber Warfare & Security ECCWS, Hatfield, United Kingdom, Vol. 14, pp. 241 - 248, July, 2015 | BibTex
  • I. Pires, M.A. Andrade, N. M. Garcia, R.C. Crisóstomo, FR Florez-Revulta, Measurement of Heel-Rise Test Results using a Mobile Device, 2nd International Conference on Physiological Computing Systems PhyCS 2015, Angers, France, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, February, 2015 | Full text (PDF 563 KBs) | BibTex
  • I. Pires, N. M. Garcia, M.C.C.T. Canavarro Teixeira, Calculation of Jump Flight Time using a Mobile Device, 8th International Conference on Health Informatics HEALTHINF 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, January, 2015 | Full text (PDF 911 KBs) | BibTex
  • I. Pires, N. M. Garcia, Wound Area Assessment using Mobile Application, 8th International Conference on Health Informatics HEALTHINF 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 0, January, 2015 | Full text (PDF 338 KBs) | BibTex
  • DO Oliveira, DO Oliveira, N. M. Garcia, GE Esgalhado, An off-the-shelf platform for automatic and interactive text messaging using Short Message Service, International Conf. on Computer Information Systems and Industrial Management Applications - CISIM 2014, Ho Chi Min City, Vietnam, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 6, October, 2014 | BibTex
  • S. Dias, AB Bessa, A.A.R. Baptista, N. M. Garcia, Web platforms for conference management, Conf. on Enterprise Information Systems - CENTERIS, Troia, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 7, October, 2014 | BibTex
  • N. Pombo, N. M. Garcia, K. B. Bousson, V. F. Felizardo, Big Data Reduction Using RBFNN: A Predictive Model for ECG Waveform for eHealth platform integration, International Conf. on E-Health Networking, Applications and Services - HealthCom, Natal, Brazil, Vol. 0, pp. 66 - 70, October, 2014 | BibTex
  • DO Oliveira, DO Oliveira, N. M. Garcia, GE Esgalhado, A validated multidisciplinary study on the assessment of SMS messages as a mean to improve self-efficacy in university students, International Conf. on Education, Technologies and Computers - ICETC 2014, Lodz, Poland, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 6, September, 2014 | BibTex
  • A. Espírito Santo, B. J. F. Ribeiro, N. M. Garcia, Development of a Low Power Wireless Network to Support Elderly People Based on Ez430-Chronos and Simpliciti, 6th European DSP Education and Research Conf. - EDERC2014, Milan, Italy, Vol. -, pp. - - -, September, 2014 | BibTex
  • C. Y. Yahaya, M. L. Latiff, , , N. M. Garcia, Study on the performance of slotted and non-slotted Optical Burst Switching networks, IEEE International Conf. on Photonics - ICP, Melaka, Malaysia, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1-8, October, 2013 | BibTex
  • J. C. S. Silva, A. A. Arsénio, N. M. Garcia, Context-Awareness for Mobility Management: A Systems Survey for Healthcare Monitoring, International Conf. on Broadband and Biomedical Communications, Melbourne, Australia, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 6, November, 2011 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, R. G. C. Couto, A. P. P. Pinheiro, Wearable wireless device for interface control, International Conf. on Engineering - ICEUBI, Covilha, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, November, 2011 | BibTex
  • M. L. Latiff, A. M. Muhammad, N. M. Garcia, The Effect of Time Slot Parameters on Slotted Optical Burst Switched Networks, Asia Pacific Comunication Conf., Sabah, Malaysia, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 6, October, 2011 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, P. T. Tavares, Resilient Heart-Beat Detection Algorithm for Signals Captured by Smart Textiles, World Textile Conference - AUTEX 2011, Mulhouse, France, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 5, June, 2011 | BibTex
  • A. S. Silveira, N. M. Garcia, Automated extraction and visualization of metadata from Domain Name Server records, International Conf. on Advances in Mesh Networks (MESH), Mestre, Italy, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 6, July, 2010 | BibTex
  • I. G. Trindade, J. Lucas, R. A. L. M. Miguel, N. M. Garcia, Portable Systems for Health Care, International Conf. on E-Health Networking, Applications and Services - HealthCom, Lyon, France, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 6, July, 2010 | BibTex
  • I. G. Trindade, J. Lucas, J. E. Araújo, N. M. Garcia, Piezoresistive Sensors for Medical applications, International Conf. on Surfaces Coatings and Nanostructured Materials - NanoSmat 2009, Rome, Italy, Vol. 0, pp. 1 - 1, December, 2009 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, P. Lenkiewicz, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, A New Architecture for Optical Burst Switching Networks Based on Cooperative Control, IEEE International Symp. on Network Computing and Applications - NCA 2009, Boston, United States, Vol. 0, pp. 310 - 313, July, 2009 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, P. Lenkiewicz, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, Performance Assessment of Optical Burst Switching Networks Based on a Common Control Channel with Distributed Control, IFIP International Conf. on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks - WOCN 2009, Cairo, Egypt, Vol. 0, pp. 1 - 5, April, 2009 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, The Ethernet frame payload size and its effect on IPv4 and IPv6 traffic, IEEE International Conf. on Information Networking - ICOIN, Busan, Korea, South, Vol. 0, pp. 0 - 6, January, 2008 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, On the Performance of Shortest Path Routing Algorithms for Modeling and Simulation of Static Source Routed Networks: an Extension to the Dijkstra Algorithm, International Conf. on Systems and Networks Communications, Cap Esterel, France, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, August, 2007 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, J. R. Rodrigues, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, Enhanced Just-in-Time: A New Resource Reservation Protocol for Optical Burst Switching Networks, IEEE Symp. on Computers and Communications (ISCC), Aveiro, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, July, 2007 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Pereira Pereira, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, P. Lenkiewicz, Performance of Optical Burst Switched Networks for Grid Applications, The First International Workshop on GRID over Optical Burst Switching Networks, Athens, Greece, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, July, 2007 | BibTex
  • N. M. Garcia, P.R.M. Inácio, M.H. Hajduczenia, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, H. Silva, Método e dispositivo para avaliação da variação da auto-semelhança de um sinal fisiológico, Portuguese Patent 105404, pending, November, 2012, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, P. S. Sousa, M. C. B. Castelo Branco, Máquina de avaliação do estado de saúde através dos métodos conjuntos de auto-semelhança e entropia, Portuguese Patent 105403, pending, November, 2011, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, R. G. C. Couto, A. P. P. Pinheiro, Sistema de Interação Mista Web+SMS para Monitorização e Treino de Estilos de Vida, Portuguese Patent 105903, pending, June, 2011, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, Gerador para transformação da energia cinética de um gás em energia eléctrica, Portugues Patent 105703, pending, May, 2011, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, R. G. C. Couto, A. P. P. Pinheiro, Wearable device for interface control, Portuguese Patent 105404, pendin, May, 2011, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, J. M. Santos, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, Method for the Transmission of Data Packets by Means of an Optical Burst Switching Network and Network Nodes for an Optical Burst Switching Network, US Patent US 7817919-B1, October, 2010, (Pending)
  • M. Freire, N. M. Garcia, P. Lenkiewicz, P. Monteiro, J. M. Santos, Method and Device for Processing Data in an Optical Network and Communication System Comprising Such Device, International Patent WO 2009/156409 A1, December, 2009, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, P. Lenkiewicz, J. M. Santos, Method and Device for Processing Data in an Optical Network and Communication System Comprising Such Device, International Patent WO/2009/156409, December, 2009, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, J. R. Rodrigues, M. Freire, Método de melhoria do agendamento de reservas de recursos em redes com comutação óptica de agregados de pacotes baseados na melhoria do protocolo Just-In-Time, Portuguese patent PT/103881 A, March, 2009, (Pending)
  • P. Monteiro, P. Monteiro, P.R.M. Inácio, N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, H. Silva, Methods for estimating self-similarity degree and related estimator, International Patent EP1983687, October, 2008, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, M.H. Hajduczenia, P.R.M. Inácio, P. Monteiro, H. Silva, Method for detection of malign instrusions in a communication system and related detector, European Patent - EP/1983714-A1, March, 2008, (Pending)
  • M. Freire, N. M. Garcia, M.H. Hajduczenia, H. A. Silva, Method for Aggregating a Plurality of Data Packets Into a Unified Transport Data Packet and Machine for Performing Said Method, International Patent WO 2007/118594 A1, October, 2007, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, M.H. Hajduczenia, P. Monteiro, M. Freire, H. Silva, Method for Aggregating a Plurality of Data Packets with Different IP Formats and Machine for Performing Said Method, International Patent WO/2007/118594-A1, October, 2007, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, N. M. Garcia, P. Monteiro, M. Freire, H. Silva, Monitoring Method an Apparatus of Processing of a Data Stream with High Rate/Flow, European Patent EP/1780955-A1, May, 2007, (Pending)
  • M. Freire, N. M. Garcia, M.H. Hajduczenia, P. Monteiro, H. A. Silva, Monitoring Method and Apparatus of Processing of a Data Stream with High Rate/Flow, European Patent EP 1780955 A1, May, 2007, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, M. Freire, M.H. Hajduczenia, P. Monteiro, H. Silva, Method for Aggregating a Plurality of Data Packets with Different IP Formats and Machine for Performing Said Method, European Patent - EP/1848172-A1, March, 2007, (Pending)
  • N. M. Garcia, J. M. Santos, M. Freire, P. Monteiro, Method for the Transmission of Data Packets by Means of an Optical Burst Switching Network and Network Nodes for an Optical Burst Switching Network, International Patent WO/2006/072406-A1, October, 2006, (Pending)
  • M. Freire, N. M. Garcia, P. Lenkiewicz, P. Monteiro, J. M. Santos, Method for the Transmission of Data Packets by Means of an Optical Burst Switching Network and Network Nodes for an Optical Burst Switching Network, International Patent WO 2006/072406 A1, July, 2006, (Pending)

Closed Projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
AAPELE COST IC1303 AAPELE - Architectures, Algorithms and Platforms for Enhanced Living Environments ESF/COST, EU/H2020 01-11-2013 01-11-2017
SmartHeart Smarter Cardiac Sensing via Integrated Signal Processing IT 01-01-2017 01-03-2018
TRAMANET TRAMANET – Traffic and Trust Management in Peer-to-Peer Networks FCT/PTDC 01-01-2008 01-06-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, University of Beira Inteiror - Best Student Award, Best graduating student for the Mathematics and Informatics course in the year 2004, 01-04-2005
  • N. M. Garcia, Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia - Doctoral scholarship award, Doctoral scholarship awarded by the Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia and by Siemens SA / Nokia Siemens SA (grant number SFRH/BDE/15527/2004), 01-01-2005
  • 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,
  • N. M. Garcia, The IEEE EUROCON 2013, Member of Technical Committee, 01-07-2013
  • N. M. Garcia, 4th International Symposium in Ambient Intelligence (ISAmI 2013), Member of Technical Committee, 01-05-2013
  • N. M. Garcia, 2012 IEEE Colloquium on Humanities, Science and Engineering Research (CHUSER 2012), Member of Technical Committee, 01-12-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, 2012 IEEE CONFERENCE ON CONTROL, SYSTEMS & INDUSTRIAL INFORMATICS (ICCSII 2012), Member of Technical Committee, 01-12-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, 2012 IEEE International Conference on Power and Energy (PECON 2012), Member of Technical Committee, 01-12-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, 2012 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Development (SCOReD 2012), Member of Technical Committee, 01-12-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, The Fourth International Conference on Networks & Communications (NETCOM-2012), Member of Technical Committee, 01-12-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, International Conference on Ultra Modern Communications (ICUMT 2012), Member of Technical Committee, 01-10-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, Internet Governance, Invited Talks, “Portuguese Internet Governance Forum”, Science and Technology Foundation of Portugal and Internet Society ISOC Portugal, 01-07-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, A. P. P. Pinheiro, Simões T. Simões, Segurança na Internet, Invited Talks, 01-03-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, AAL 2012, Living Usability Lab Workshop on AAL latest solutions, trends and applications, Member of Technical Committee, 01-02-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, International Journal "Advances in Network and Communications", Associate Editor, ISSN: 2093-4734, 01-02-2012
  • N. M. Garcia, INMIC 2011, 2011 IEEE 14th International Multitopic Conference, Member of Technical Committee, 01-12-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, EMERGING 2011, The Third International Conference on Emerging Network Intelligence, Member of Technical Committee, 01-11-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, ICEUBI2011 - International Conference on Engineering UBI2011 - Innovation and Development, Member of Technical Committee, 01-11-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, International Conference on Ultra Modern Communications (ICUMT 2011), Member of Technical Committee, 01-10-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, Internet of the Future, Invited Talks, 01-10-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, The Fourth International Conference on Advances in Mesh Networks MESH 2011, Member of Technical Committee, 01-08-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, 11th ACIS International Conference on Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing (SNPD 2010), Member of Technical Committee, 01-07-2011
  • R. G. C. Couto, N. M. Garcia, CE Marking - A synthesis of the conformance CE marking on medical devices, Technical Audit, 01-03-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, International Conference on Recent Advances in Technology, Engineering, Management and Science – ICRATEMS 2011, Member of Technical Committee, 01-03-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, Investigação em Ambientes Assistidos, Invited Talks, 01-02-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, Traffic Monitoring and Analysis, Invited Talks, 01-02-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, 1st International Living Usability Lab Workshop on AAL Latest Solutions, AAL 2011, Member of Technical Committee, 01-01-2011
  • N. M. Garcia, International Conference on Ultra Modern Communications (ICUMT 2010), Member of Technical Committee, 01-10-2010
  • N. M. Garcia, International Conference on Ultra Modern Communications (ICUMT 2010), Member of Technical Committee, 01-10-2010
  • N. M. Garcia, Seventh IEEE and IFIP International Conference on wireless and Optical communications Networks (WOCN2010), Member of Technical Committee, 01-09-2010
  • N. M. Garcia, Optical and Backbone Networks Track of the 19th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2010), Member of Technical Committee, 01-08-2010
  • N. M. Garcia, Mobile computing activities with wireless sensors at PLUX, Invited Talks, 01-12-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, SocialNet’09 (The 2009 IEEE International Symposium on Social Computing and Networking), Member of Technical Committee, 01-12-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, First Asian Himalayas International Conference on Internet (AH-ICI2009), Member of Technical Committee, 01-11-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, International Conference on Ultra Modern Communications (ICUMT 2009), Member of Technical Committee, 01-10-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, The Fifth European Conference on Universal Multiservice Networks (ECUMN 2009), Member of Technical Committee, 01-10-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, 2009 IEEE International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom-09), Member of Technical Committee, 01-08-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, The 18th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2009), Member of Technical Committee, 01-08-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, CISTI 2009 - 4ª Conferência Ibérica de Sistemas e Tecnologias de Informação, Member of Technical Committee, 01-07-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, The Internet of the Future, Invited Talks, 01-06-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, The 1024 tricks to be a Computer Science Engineer, Invited Talks, University of Beira Interior, NINF conference, 01-03-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, Security in Internet: things to do and things to avoid today and in the future (Segurança na Internet: coisas a fazer e coisas a evitar hoje e no futuro), Invited Talks, 01-02-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, COST Action IC0703 “Data Traffic Monitoring and Analysis (TMA): theory, techniques, tools and applications for the future networks”, National Delegate, COST IC0703, 01-01-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, Future Scenary for Video over IP Transport Networks, Invited Talks, 01-01-2009
  • N. M. Garcia, Architectures and Algorithms for IPv4/IPv6-compliant Optical Burst Switching Networks, Invited Talks, 01-12-2008
  • IFIP International Conf. on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks - WOCN 2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2010
  • International Conf. on Computer Communications and Networks - ICCCN 2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2010
  • International Conf. on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies - SECURWARE, Technical Programme Committee, 2010
  • International Conf. on Ultra Modern Telecommunications - ICUMT, Technical Programme Committee, 2010
  • Conf. Ibérica de Sistemas e Tecnologias de Informação - CISTI, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • European Conf. on Universal Multiservice Networks - ECUMN, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • First Asian Himalayas International Conf. on Internet - AH-ICI2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • IEEE International Conf. on Social Computing - SocialCom-09, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • IEEE International Symp. on  Social Computing and Networking - SocialNet 2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • IFIP International Conf. on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks - WOCN 2009, Sessions Chairman, 2009
  • International Conf. on Computer Communications and Networks - ICCCN 2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • International Conf. on Ultra Modern Telecommunications - ICUMT, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • International Workshop on Traffic Monitoring and Analysis - TMA 2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • Reviewer, Computing Reviews, 01-01-2008 - 01-12-2012
  • Editorial committee, Elearning Europa, 01-01-2008 - 01-12-2012
  • IET Communications
    2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • Journal of Optical Networking
    2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Communications Magazine
    2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • Optical Switching and Networking
    2010, 1 review(s);