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... Pedro Filipe Vieira Rito

Researcher

Pedro Rito

Academic position: Researcher
Joining date: 01-04-2020
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Networks and Services
Group: Network Architectures and Protocols – 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, Technical University Berlin, 11-04-2019
  • MSc, Universidade de Aveiro, 30-11-2011
  • Wireless Networks
  • Radio Access Networks
  • Software-defined Radio
  • Software-defined Networking
  • Vehicular communications
  • Smart cities
  • Communications Networks I, Universidade de Aveiro, Computer and Informatics Engineering
  • Communications Networks I, Universidade de Aveiro, Computer and Informatics Engineering
As Supervisor
As Co-supervisor
  • A. Mai, I. López, P. Rito, R. Nagulapalli, A. Awny, M. Elkhouly, M. Eissa, M. Ko, A. Malignaggi, M. Kucharski, H. Ng, K. Schmalz, D. Kissinger, High-Speed SiGe BiCMOS Technologies and Circuits, Chapter in, Scaling and Integration of High Speed Electronics and Optomechanical Systems, WSPC, English, 2017
  • D. Dias, R. Rosmaninho, A. F. Figueiredo, P. A. Almeida, M. Luís, P. Rito, D. Raposo, S. Sargento, A dataset of ITS-G5 and cellular vehicular connectivity in urban environment, Data in Brief, Vol. 52, No. 109846, pp. 1 - 8, February, 2024 | BibTex
  • T. Ferreira, D. Raposo, A. Figueiredo, E. D. Dias, P. Rito, M. Luís, S. Sargento, Experimental mmWave WiGig-based backhaul network dataset, Data in Brief, Vol. 52, No. 109954, pp. 1 - 8, February, 2024 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, A. Almeida, A. F. Figueiredo, C. Gomes, P. T. Teixeira, R. Rosmaninho, R. Lopes, D. Dias, G. P. Perna, M. Silva, C Senna, D. Raposo, M. Luís, S. Sargento, A. Oliveira, N.B.C. Carvalho, Aveiro Tech City Living Lab: A Communication, Sensing, and Computing Platform for City Environments, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Vol. 10, No. 15, pp. 13489 - 13510, August, 2023 | BibTex
  • T. Ferreira, A. Figueiredo, D. Raposo, M. Luís, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Improving mmWave backhaul reliability: A machine-learning based approach, Ad Hoc Networks, Vol. 140, No. 103050, pp. 103050 - 103050, March, 2023 | BibTex
  • R. Valente, C Senna, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Embedded Federated Learning for VANET Environments, Applied Sciences (Switzerland), Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 2329 - 2329, February, 2023 | BibTex
  • T. Ferreira, A. Figueiredo, D. Raposo, M. Luís, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Millimeter-Wave Feasibility in 5G Backhaul: A Cross-Layer Analysis of Blockage Impact, IEEE Access, Vol. 11, No. 3236100, pp. 5178 - 5192, January, 2023 | BibTex
  • P. T. Teixeira, S. Sargento, P. Rito, M. Luís, F. Castro, A Sensing, Communication and Computing Approach for Vulnerable Road Users Safety, IEEE Access, Vol. 11, No. 99, pp. 4914 - 4930, January, 2023,
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  • A. Figueiredo, P. Rito, M. Luís, S. Sargento, Mobility Sensing and V2X Communication for Emergency Services, Mobile Networks and Applications, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 1 - 1, November, 2022,
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  • G. Vítor, P. Rito, S. Sargento, F. Pinto, A scalable approach for smart city data platform: Support of real-time processing and data sharing, Computer Networks, Vol. 213, No. 213, pp. 109027 - 109027, August, 2022 | BibTex
  • A. Figueiredo, T. Ferreira, D. Raposo, M. Luís, P. Rito, S. Sargento, On the Real Experimentation and Simulation Models for Millimeter-Wave, IEEE Access, Vol. 10, No. 21725245, pp. 51191 - 51208, May, 2022 | BibTex
  • F. Cabrini, F. Filho, P. Rito, A. Filho, S. Sargento, A. Neto, S. Kofuji, Enabling the Industrial Internet of Things to Cloud Continuum in a Real City Environment, Sensors, Vol. 21, No. 22, pp. 7707 - 7707, November, 2021 | Full text (PDF 1 MB) | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, M. Ko, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A 0.87-pJ/b 115-Gb/s 2^7-1 PRBS Generator in 130-nm SiGe:C BiCMOS Technology, IEEE Solid-State Circuits Letters, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 42 - 45, February, 2018 | BibTex
  • I. López, A. Awny, P. Rito, M. Ko, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, 100 Gb/s Differential Linear TIAs With Less Than 10 pA/√Hz in 130-nm SiGe:C BiCMOS, IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 458 - 469, February, 2018 | BibTex
  • I. López, P. Rito, A. Awny, M. Ko, D. Kissinger, A. Ulusoy, A DC-75-GHz Bandwidth and 54 dBΩ Gain TIA With 10.9 pA/√Hz in 130-nm SiGe:C BiCMOS, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 61 - 63, January, 2018 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, A. Awny, M. Ko, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A DC-90-GHz 4-Vpp Modulator Driver in a 0.13-μm SiGe:C BiCMOS Process, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 65, No. 12, pp. 5192 - 5202, December, 2017 | BibTex
  • I. López, A. Aimone, S. Alreesh, P. Rito, T. Brast, V. Höhns, G. Fiol, M. Gruner, J. Fischer, J. Honecker, A. Steffan, D. Kissinger, A. Ulusoy, M. Schell, DAC-Free Ultralow-Power Dual-Polarization 64-QAM Transmission at 32 GBd With Hybrid InP IQ SEMZM and BiCMOS Drivers Module, Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 404 - 410, February, 2017 | BibTex
  • A. Aimone, F. Frey, R. Elschner, I. López, G. Fiol, P. Rito, M. Gruner, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, J. Fischer, C. Schubert, M. Schell, DAC-Less 32-GBd PDM-256-QAM Using Low-Power InP IQ Segmented MZM, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 221 - 223, January, 2017 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, D. Petousi, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, M. Kroh, S. Lischke, D. Knoll, D. Micusik, A. Awny, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A Monolithically Integrated Segmented Linear Driver and Modulator in EPIC 0.25-μm SiGe:C BiCMOS Platform, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 64, No. 12, pp. 4561 - 4572, December, 2016 | BibTex
  • I. López, A. Aimone, P. Rito, S. Alreesh, T. Brast, V. Höhns, G. Fiol, M. Gruner, J. Fischer, J. Honecker, A. Steffan, M. Schell, A. Awny, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, High-Speed Ultralow-Power Hybrid Optical Transmitter Module With InP I/Q-SEMZM and BiCMOS Drivers With 4-b Integrated DAC, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 64, No. 12, pp. 4598 - 4610, December, 2016 | BibTex
  • D. Petousi, P. Rito, S. Lischke, D. Knoll, I. López, M. Kroh, R. Barth, C. Mai, A. Ulusoy, A. P Pęczek, G WINZER, K. Voigt, D. Kissinger, K. Petermann, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, Monolithically Integrated High-Extinction-Ratio MZM With a Segmented Driver in Photonic BiCMOS, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 28, No. 24, pp. 2866 - 2869, December, 2016 | BibTex
  • I. López, P. Rito, D. Micusik, A. Aimone, T. Brast, M. Gruner, G. Fiol, A. Steffan, J. Borngräber, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, D. Kissinger, A. Ulusoy, High speed BiCMOS linear driver core for segmented InP Mach-Zehnder modulators, Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Vol. 87, No. 2, pp. 105 - 115, December, 2015 | BibTex
  • A. Almeida, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Safe Roads: Traffic Management and Road Safety Platform for Smart Cities, IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things WF-IoT, Aveiro, Portugal, Vol., pp. -, October, 2023 | BibTex
  • J. F. S Sargento, M. Luís, D. Raposo, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Backhaul Assessment in Dual Band WiFi Mesh, IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC), Gammarth, Tunisia, Vol., pp. -, July, 2023 | BibTex
  • P. M. Mateus, D. Raposo, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Disaggregated Mobile Core for Edge City Services, IEEE International Symp. on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks - WoWMoM, Boston, United States, June, 2023 | Full text (PDF 5 MBs) | BibTex
  • J. Perpétua, P. Rito, S. Sargento, M. Luís, F. Castro, Communication and Sensing for Two-Wheelers’ Safety in an Autonomous Shuttle Scenario, Mediterranean Communication and Computer Networking Conference IEEE MedComNet, ponza, Italy, Vol., pp. -, June, 2023 | BibTex
  • P. M. Mateus, J. V. Oliveira Oliveira, D. Raposo, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Demo: Edge-based IPFS in a Disaggregated Mobile Core, IEEE International Symp. on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks - WoWMoM, Boston, United States, June, 2023,
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  • R. Rosmaninho, D. Raposo, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Time Constraints on Vehicular Edge Computing: A Performance Analysis, IEEE IEEE Symposium Network Operations and Management (NOMS) NOMS, Miami, United States, May, 2023,
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  • R. Valente, C Senna, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Federated Learning Framework to Decentralize Mobility Forecasting in Smart Cities, IEEE IEEE Symposium Network Operations and Management (NOMS) NOMS, Miami, United States, May, 2023,
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  • P. A. Almeida, A. Figueiredo, P. Rito, M. Luís, S. Sargento, On the Real Evaluation of a Collective Perception Service, IEEE IEEE Symposium Network Operations and Management (NOMS) NOMS, Miami, United States, May, 2023,
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  • G. Perna, P. Rito, C. M. Marques, M. Luís, F. Pinto, S. Sargento, Emergency and Infotainment Services through Mobility-based Dynamic and Predictive 5G Network Slicing, IEEE IEEE Symposium Network Operations and Management (NOMS) NOMS, Miami, United States, May, 2023,
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  • J. Amaral, J. Viegas, B. Lemos, P. A. Almeida, R. Rosmaninho, G. Perna, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Autonomous Shuttle Integrated in a Communication and Sensing City Infrastructure, IEEE International Conference on Mobility: Operations, Services, and Technologies (MOST) MOST, Detroit, United States, May, 2023,
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  • A. Almeida, H. Sousa, P. Figueiredo, M. Monteiro, R. Dias, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Safe Roads: an Integration between Twitter and City Sensing, The 12th International Conference on the Internet of Things, Delft, Netherlands, November, 2022,
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  • R. Torres, R. Correia, P. Rito, N.B.C. Carvalho, S. Sargento, SDR-based Distributed Spectrum Analysis in a Smart City, URSI Atlantic Radio Science Meeting AT-AP-RASC, Gran Canaria, Spain, May, 2022 | BibTex
  • G. Perna, R. Rosmaninho, H. Sampaio, P. Rito, M. Luís, S. Sargento, On the Performance of 5G for Cloud- and Edge-based Emergency Services in Smart Cities, International Conference on Network of the Future NoF, Coimbra, Portugal, October, 2021 | BibTex
  • G. Vítor, P. Rito, S. Sargento, Smart City Data Platform for Real-Time Processing and Data Sharing, IEEE International Symposium on Computer and Communications - ISCC, Athens, Greece, September, 2021 | BibTex
  • G. Mehrpoor, C. Schmidt-Langhorst, B. Wohlfeil, R. Elschner, D. Rafique, R. Emmerich, A. Dochhan, I. López, P. Rito, D. Petousi, D. Kissinger, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, C. Schubert, B. Schmauss, M. Eiselt, J. Elbers, 64-GBd DP-Bipolar-8ASK Transmission over 120 km SSMF Employing a Monolithically Integrated Driver and MZM in 0.25-μm SiGe BiCMOS Technology, OSA Optical Fiber Communications - OFC, San Diego, United States, March, 2019 | BibTex
  • B. Wohlfeil, N. Eiselt, P. Rito, A. Dochhan, G. Mehrpoor, D. Rafique, D. Petousi, I. López, S. Lischke, D. Kissinger, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, M. Eiselt, H. Griesser, J. Elbers, First Demonstration of Fully Integrated Segmented Driver and MZM in 0.25-μm SiGe BiCMOS employing 112 Gb/s PAM4 over 60 km SSMF, European Conference on Optical Communication ECOC, Rome, Italy, September, 2018 | BibTex
  • I. López, P. Rito, D. Petousi, S. Lischke, D. Knoll, M. Kroh, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, M. Ko, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, Monolithically Integrated Si Photonics Transmitters in 0.25 μm BiCMOS Platform for High-Speed Optical Communications, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS, Philadelphia, United States, June, 2018 | BibTex
  • D. Rafique, B. Wohlfeil, G. Mehrpoor, H. Griesser, D. Petousi, P. Rito, I. López, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, M. Eiselt, J. Elbers, Modeling and Design Aspects of a Monolithically Integrated Optoelectronic Chip enabling 64Gbaud Operation, OSA Optical Fiber Communications - OFC, San Diego, United States, March, 2018 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, A. Awny, M. Ko, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, High-efficiency 100-Gb/s 4-Vpp PAM-4 driver in SiGe:C BiCMOS for optical modulators, Asia Pacific Microwave Conf. - APMC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November, 2017 | BibTex
  • I. López, A. Awny, P. Rito, M. Ko, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A 60 GHz bandwidth differential linear TIA in 130 nm sige:C BiCMOS with < 5.5 pA/√Hz, IEEE Bipolar/BiCMOS Circuits and Technology Meeting (BCTM), Miami, United States, October, 2017 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, A. Awny, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A DC-90 GHz 4-Vpp differential linear driver in a 0.13 μm SiGe:C BiCMOS technology for optical modulators, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS, Honolulu, United States, June, 2017 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, B. Heinemann, A. Awny, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A 28 Gb/s 3-V optical driver with high efficiency in a complementary SiGe:C BiCMOS technology, IEEE 17th Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF), Phoenix, United States, January, 2017 | BibTex
  • I. López, P. Rito, D. Petousi, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, M. Kroh, S. Lischke, D. Knoll, A. Awny, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A 40 Gb/s PAM-4 monolithically integrated photonic transmitter in 0.25 μm SiGe:C BiCMOS EPIC platform, IEEE 17th Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF), Phoenix, United States, January, 2017 | BibTex
  • S. Lischke, D. Knoll, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, P. Rito, A. Ulusoy, A. Awny, D. Petousi, I. López, C. Mai, M. Kroh, B. Heinemann, H. Rücker, R. Barth, J. Katzer, M. Schubert, M. Kaynak, A. Mai, Photonic BiCMOS technology — Enabler for Si-based, monolithically integrated transceivers towards 400 Gbps, European Microwave Integrated Circuits - EuMIC, London, United Kingdom, October, 2016 | BibTex
  • D. Petousi, I. López, S. Lischke, D. Knoll, P. Rito, M. Kroh, G WINZER, C. Mai, K. Voigt, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, K. Petermann, High-Speed Monolithically Integrated Silicon Photonic Transmitters in 0.25 μm BiCMOS Platform, European Conference on Optical Communication ECOC, Dusseldorf, Germany, September, 2016 | BibTex
  • I. López, P. Rito, A. Awny, B. Heinemann, D. Kissinger, A. Ulusoy, A 50 Gb/s TIA in 0.25μm SiGe:C BiCMOS in folded cascode architecture with pnp HBTs, IEEE Bipolar/BiCMOS Circuits and Technology Meeting (BCTM), New Brunswick, United States, September, 2016 | BibTex
  • D. Petousi, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, P. Rito, M. Kroh, D. Knoll, S. Lischke, C. Mai, I. López, A. Ulusoy, G WINZER, K. Voigt, K. Petermann, Monolithic photonic BiCMOS sub-system comprising MZM and segmented driver with 13 dB ER at 28 Gb/s, Conf. on Lasers and Electro-optic - CLEO, San Jose, United States, June, 2016 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, D. Petousi, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, M. Kroh, S. Lischke, D. Knoll, D. Kissinger, A. Ulusoy, A monolithically integrated segmented driver and modulator in 0.25 μm SiGe:C BiCMOS with 13 dB extinction ratio at 28 Gb/s, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS, San Francisco, United States, May, 2016 | BibTex
  • I. López, P. Rito, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, D. Kissinger, A. Ulusoy, A 40 Gbaud SiGe:C BiCMOS driver for InP segmented MZMs with integrated DAC functionality for PAM-16 generation, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS, San Francisco, United States, May, 2016 | BibTex
  • A. Aimone, I. López, S. Alreesh, P. Rito, T. Brast, V. Höhns, G. Fiol, M. Gruner, J. Fischer, J. Honecker, A. Steffan, D. Kissinger, A. Ulusoy, M. Schell, DAC-free ultra-low-power dual-polarization 64-QAM transmission with InP IQ segmented MZM module, OSA Optical Fiber Communications - OFC, Anaheim, United States, March, 2016 | BibTex
  • P. Rito, I. López, D. Micusik, J. Borngräber, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A 40 Gb/s 4 Vpp IQ modulator driver in 0.13 μm SiGe:C BiCMOS technology for 25 Ω Mach-Zehnder Modulators, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS, Phoenix, United States, May, 2015 | BibTex
  • I. López, P. Rito, D. Micusik, J. Borngräber, L. Zimmermann Zimmermann, A. Ulusoy, D. Kissinger, A 2.5 Vppd broadband 32 GHz BiCMOS linear driver with tunable delay line for InP segmented Mach-Zehnder modulators, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS, Phoenix, United States, May, 2015 | BibTex

Currently running projects6

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
6G-PATH 6G-PATH: 6G Pilots and TriAls THrough Europe EU/Horizon Europe 01-01-2024 31-12-2026
CONNECT5 DIH - CONNECT5 Next generation EU - Plano de Recuperação e Resiliência (PRR) - Componente 16 “Empresas 4.0” - TD-C16-i03 “Catalisação da Transformação Digital das Empresas” 01-10-2022 30-09-2025
MH-SDVanet Multihomed Software Defined Vehicular Networks FCT 01-03-2021 28-02-2025
NewSpacePortugal New Space Portugal IAPMEI 01-10-2021 31-12-2025
POWER SI I&DT Copromoção Nr. 182851 - POWER - Empowering a Digital Future P2020 01-06-2021 30-06-2024
Route25 Route 25: Agenda for Autonomous, Intelligent, Interoperable and Inclusive Mobility IAPMEI 01-10-2022 30-09-2025

Closed Projects8

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
AVEIRO STEAM City AVEIRO STEAM City EU/H2020 01-11-2018 01-05-2022
CityCatalyst SI I&DT Empresarial (Programas Mobilizadores) Nr. 046119 - Catalisador para cidades sustentáveis P2020 01-07-2020 30-06-2023
Fed4FIRE+ Fed4FIRE+: Aveiro Tech City Living Lab EU 15-03-2022 31-12-2023
FERROVIA 4.0 SI I&DT Empresarial (Programas Mobilizadores) Nr. 046111 - FERROVIA 4.0 P2020 01-07-2020 30-06-2023
fiQare fiQare (confidential) 01-10-2020 31-12-2021
IMMINENCE Projetos de I&D Industrial à Escala Europeia Nr. 112314 - IMMINENCE: Intelligent Management of next generation MobIle NEtworks aNd serviCEs P2020 01-06-2021 30-06-2023
Ride2Autonomy Ride2Autonomy EU 15-04-2021 17-11-2022
SNOB-5G MIT-PT SNOB-5G: Scalable Network Backhauling for 5G P2020 01-02-2020 30-06-2023