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... Ana Maria Sousa da Rocha

Researcher

Ana Rocha

Academic position: Researcher
Joining date: 02-01-2007
Roles in IT: Researcher
Scientific Area: Optical Communications
Group: Optical Components and Subsystems - Av

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Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Universidade de Aveiro, 22-03-2012
  • MSc, Universidade de Aveiro, 01-01-2007
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Aveiro, 01-01-2002
  • Optical amplifiers (Raman, EDFA, hybrids)
  • Propagation of high optical power in fiber optics
  • Fiber fuse effect
  • Spatial Division Multiplexing Transmission Systems - Multi core fibers
  • Optical sensors ( Fiber Sensors )
  • Optics Communications component and systems
Supervision of theses
Co-Supervision of theses

Currently running projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
AQUATICsens AQUATICsens - wAter QUAlity assessment using Fibre OpTICs SENSors FCT/POCI 01-06-2018 31-05-2021
LandMark LandMark FCT/POCTI 26-07-2018 27-07-2021
MCTechs Multicore fibers technologies for high-capacity Optical Networks FCT/POCI 01-05-2018 01-05-2021

Closed Projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
(NeCiRA) New Challenges in Raman amplification FCT/GRICES 01-11-2010 01-10-2013
HiPOF Paving the way for high capacity POF based communication systems FCT/PTDC 01-01-2016 01-07-2018
OPTICAL 5G High-Capacity SDM Solutions for Optical Backhaul in 5G Networks and Optical Data Center Connectivity IT 01-07-2016 01-12-2018
  • 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
  • Ana M. Rocha, Special topics in photonic devices - Multicore Optical Fibers, Brazil, Curitiba, 06-2016
  • International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS Photoptics, Technical Programme Committee, 2019
  • INSTICC International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS, Technical Programme Committee, 2018
  • International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - POF, Conference co-chair, 2017
  • III International Conference on Applications in Optics and Photonics (AOP 2017), Technical Programme Committee, 2017
  • INSTICC International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS, Technical Programme Committee, 2017
  • INSTICC International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS, Technical Programme Chairman, 2015
  • International Conf. on Applications of Optics and Photonics - AOP, Organizing Committee, 2014
  • Optics Express
    2019, 2 review(s); 2016, 2 review(s); 2015, 3 review(s);
  • Optics Letters
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • Optical Fiber Technology
    2019, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s);
  • Optics Communications
    2017, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Sensors Journal
    2018, 3 review(s);
  • IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • Journal of Lightwave Technology
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • IET Optoelectronics
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • Electronics Letters
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • Microwave and Optical Tech. Letters
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • Sensors
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • International Conference on Applications of Optics and Photonics - AOP2014
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • INSTICC International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS Photoptics
    2018, 1 review(s);