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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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Address: IT – Aveiro
Instituto de Telecomunicações
Campus Universitário de Santiago
P-3810-193 AVEIRO - PORTUGAL
Tel: +351 234 377 900
Fax: +351 234 377 901


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
  • Optoelectrónica, Universidade de Aveiro, MESTRADO INTEGRADO EM ENGENHARIA FÍSICA
Supervision of theses
  • Dispositivos em fibras de múltiplos núcleo baseados em redes de período longo para comunicações óticas de nova geração, MSc Student, JOANA DOS SANTOS SARAIVA VIEIRA, 07-2019
  • Fibras especiais para amplificadores óticos de banda larga, MSc Student, José Pedro Duarte, 12-2018
  • Redes de período longo inscritas por irradiação com laser de CO2: produção e modelação, MSc Student, Ana Isabel Fonseca Coimbra Machado, 12-2017
  • Cavidades Esfericas WGM: Fabrico e Acoplamento de Luz, BSc Student, Diogo Rafael Rodrigues Santos, 07-2016
  • Degradação de POFs sujeitas a curvaturas e potências óticas elevadas, BSc Student, José Pedro Duarte, 07-2016
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Multimode optical components for the next generation of optical communications, PhD Student, Telmo David Pelicano Almeida, 03-2018
  • Emissor ótico reconfigurável para LIDAR baseado em matrizes de cristais líquidos, MSc Student, Liliana Sousa, 01-2020
  • Fabricação e caracterização de uma cavidade Fabry-Pérot com elevada sensibilidade à deformação, MSc Student, Isabel Lourenço, 07-2018
  • P.S André, Ana M. Rocha, P. Antunes, A. Martins, MÉTODO PARA A DETERMINAÇÃO DA OCORRÊNCIA DO EFEITO DE FUSÍVEL EM REDES ÓPTICAS E MONITOR CORRESPONDENTE, PT 104875, January, 2013
  • P.S André, Ana M. Rocha, P. Antunes, Method and monitor to determined the presence of fuse effect in optical networks, WO/2011/071405, June, 2011, (Pending)
  • P.S André, Ana M. Rocha, P. Antunes, Method and monitor to determined the presence of fuse effect in optical networks, PCT/PT2009/00076, December, 2009, (Pending)
  • P.S André, Ana M. Rocha, P. Antunes, Monitor e método para a determinação da ocorrência do efeito de fusível em redes ópticas, baseados em redes de difracção escritas numa fibra óptica, PT 104.975, December, 2009, (Pending)

Currently running projects2

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
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
  • 26th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres POF 2017, Conference co-chair, 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 Committee, 2017
  • INSTICC International Conf. on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology - PHOTOPTICS, Technical Programme Chairman, 2015
  • SPIE International Conf. on Applications of Optics and Photonics - AOP2014, Organizing Committee, 2014
  • Optics Express
    2016, 2 review(s); 2015, 3 review(s);
  • Optics Letters
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • Optical Fiber Technology
    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);
  • IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • IET Optoelectronics
    2018, 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);
  • 10th Conference on Telecommunications Conftele
    2015, 1 review(s);