Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Américo Manuel Carapeto Correia

Senior Researcher

Américo Correia

Academic position: Full Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1999
Roles in IT: Senior Researcher
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Radio Systems – Lx

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Address: IT – Lisboa
Instituto Superior Técnico - Torre Norte - Piso 10
Av. Rovisco Pais, 1
1049 - 001 Lisboa
Tel: +351 21 841 84 54
Fax: +351 21 841 84 72


Scientific Achievements

  • Agregação, ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, 01-01-2006
  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-2000
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-01-1988, Senior Member
Supervision of theses
Co-Supervision of theses
  • M. Silva, A. Correia, MIMO Techniques and Applications, Chapter in, MIMO Processing for 4G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Evolution, Mário Marques da Silva and Francisco A. Monteiro, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, FL, USA, 2014
  • A. Correia, M. Silva, Link and System Level simulations for MIMO, Chapter in, MIMO Processing for 4G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Evolution, M. Marques da Silva, F. A. Monteiro, CRC Press, New York, 2014
  • A. Correia, R. Dinis, N.S. Souto, J. C. Silva, LTE E-MBMS capacity and inter-site gains, Chapter in, Evolved Cellular Network planning and Optimization for UMTS and LTE, L. Song and J. Shen, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, New York, 2010
  • A. Correia, N.S. Souto, J. C. Silva, Air Interface Enhancements for Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Service, Chapter in, Handbook of Mobile Brodcasting, Borko Furt, Syed Ahson, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, 2008
  • A. Correia, Modulation and Coding, Chapter in, Third Generation Mobile Communication Systems, Ramjee Prasad, Walter Konhauser, Werner Mohr, Artech House, Boston,London, 2000

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
MESMOQoE Orquestração Automática Energeticamente Eficiente de Redes Móveis Optimizando a Qualidade de Experiência P2020 01-09-2017 31-08-2019

Closed Projects8

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ADIN Advanced PHY/MAC Design for Infrastructure-less Networks FCT/PTDC 01-07-2013 01-12-2015
B-BONE Broadcasting and Multicasting Over Enhanced UMTS Mobile Broadband Networks EU 01-02-2004 30-06-2006
BMRUF Broadcasting and Multicasting in Enhanced UMTS Networks FCT/POSC 01-03-2005 30-09-2006
C-MOBILE Advanced MBMS for the Future Mobile World EU 01-03-2006 01-04-2008
COILS Comparison of WiMAX and LTE on a Personal Cell Scenario for the Provision of Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Services IT/LA 01-12-2008 01-11-2010
NEUF LTE-Advanced Enhancements using Femtocells FCT/PTDC 01-03-2012 01-03-2014
SAAS Remote Piloted Semi-Autonomous Aerial Surveillance System Using Terrestrial Wireless Networks IT/LA 01-03-2012 01-04-2014
SEACORN Simulation of Enhanced UMTS Access and Core Networks EU 01-03-2002 28-02-2004
  • Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC-Spring, Technical Programme Committee, 2011