Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Paulo Miguel Nepomuceno Pereira Monteiro

Senior Researcher

Paulo Monteiro

Academic position: Associate Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1999
Roles in IT: Senior Researcher
Thematic Line: Optics and Photonics
Group: Optical Communications Systems – 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, 17-11-1999
  • MSc, University College of North Wales, 14-12-1990
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Aveiro, 30-09-1988
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 07-10-2017, Senior
  • Nokia Siemens Netowrks, 01-01-2007 - 30-06-2012, Optical Networks
  • Universidade de Aveiro, 15-03-2005, Associate Professor
  • Institituto de Telecomunicações, 10-04-1992,
As Supervisor
As Co-supervisor
As Supervisor
As Co-supervisor
As Supervisor
As Co-supervisor
  • Método de correção e monitorização do ruído de fase em sistemas óticos coerentes multiportadora na presença de dispersão cromática, PT116299, Pending, 27-04-2020, Portugal
  • Método e dispositivo para avaliação da variação da auto-semelhança de um sinal fisiológico, Portuguese Patent 105404, pending, 01-11-2012
  • 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, 01-10-2010
  • Upstream Efficiency Improvement Method for Passive Optical Networks, WO 2010/012304 A1, 01-02-2010
  • Automatic Topology Discovery for Passive Optical Networks, EP 2141832 A1, 01-01-2010
  • Method and Device for Processing Data in an Optical Network and Communication System Comprising Such Device, International Patent WO 2009/156409 A1, 01-12-2009
  • Method and Device for Processing Data in an Optical Network and Communication System Comprising Such Device, International Patent WO/2009/156409, 01-12-2009
  • Fail safe Optical Splitter and Method to Isolate Faults in a Passive Optical Network, WO2009037300 A1, 01-03-2009
  • Method to Secure the Upstream Data Transmission in an Optical Network, EP2034648 A1, PCT, 31-03-2009
  • Methods for estimating self-similarity degree and related estimator, International Patent EP1983687, 01-10-2008
  • All-Optical Regeneration Through Manipulation of the Signal Constellation, 1, 01-07-2008
  • Method for detection of malign instrusions in a communication system and related detector, European Patent - EP/1983714-A1, 01-03-2008
  • Method for Aggregating a Plurality of Data Packets with Different IP Formats and Machine for Performing Said Method, International Patent WO/2007/118594-A1, 01-10-2007
  • A Method, Communication System, Central and Peripheral Communication Unit for Secure Packet Oriented Transfer of Information, International Patent WO 2007/099045 A1, 01-09-2007
  • Monitoring Method an Apparatus of Processing of a Data Stream with High Rate/Flow, European Patent EP/1780955-A1, 01-05-2007
  • Monitoring Method and Apparatus of Processing of a Data Stream with High Rate/Flow, European Patent EP 1780955 A1, 01-05-2007
  • Method for Aggregating a Plurality of Data Packets with Different IP Formats and Machine for Performing Said Method, European Patent - EP/1848172-A1, 01-03-2007
  • 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, 01-10-2006
  • A method, communication system and central communication unit for detecting at least one faulty peripheral communication unit, 06020615.8, 01-09-2006
  • Adaptive optical single sideband filter based on a phase modular, WO2006/077176, 01-07-2006
  • 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, 01-07-2006
  • Enhanced electrical dispersion method for optical transmission systems, EP1739865A1, 01-06-2006
  • Method for Aggregating a Plurality of Data Packets with Different IP Formats and Machine for Performing said Method, 06007960.5, 01-04-2006
  • A method, communication system, central and peripheral communication unit for packet oriented transfer of information, 06004417.9, 01-03-2006
  • A method, communication system and central communication unit for controlling accesses to a shared medium, 05026647.7, 01-12-2005
  • A method, communication system, central communication unit and a peripheral communication unit for controlling accesses to a shared medium, 05024740.2, 01-11-2005
  • Monitoring method and apparatus of processing of a data stream with high rate/flow, 05023580.3, 01-10-2005

Currently running projects7

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
FreeCom-B5G Ultra-high-capacity free-space optical communications for beyond 5G IT 01-01-2020 31-12-2021
Huawei-DSP Digital Signal Processing for Digital Subcarrier Multiplexing Huawei Technologies France 21-04-2021 20-10-2022
LandMark LandMark FCT/POCTI 26-07-2018 27-07-2021
ORCIP Optical Radio Convergence Infrastructure for Communications and Power Delivering PO Centro 01-05-2017 30-04-2029
Q.DOT SI I&DT Copromoção Nr. 039728 - Distributed Quantum Oblivious Transfer P2020 17-07-2019 16-07-2021
RETIOT Utilização de Tecnologias de Reflectometría no melhoramento do futuro Internet das Coisas e Sistemas Ciber-Físicos P2020 09-01-2017 30-06-2021
SOFTLI Software defined LIDAR (confidential) 01-12-2018 01-12-2021

Closed Projects23

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
5G SI I&DT Copromoção Nr. 024539 - Componentes e serviços para redes 5G P2020 01-01-2018 31-12-2020
ARPA Techniques and Algorithms for Raman Multi-Pump Allocation FCT/POSC 01-06-2005 01-12-2007
CONDENSA IPv4/IPv6-Compliant Optical Burst Switching Network Design with Enhanced Signaling Architectures FCT/POSC 01-01-2005 31-12-2007
CONPAC CONtention free all-optical PACket switch (CONPAC) FCT/POSC 15-06-2005 16-06-2007
CONTACT Components and techniques for high capacity optical communications FCT/PTDC 01-01-2011 01-12-2012
ConvOCO Wavelength Optical Conversion ADI 01-10-2003 30-09-2005
CONVOCO Optical Wavelength CONVersiOn Siemens Networks SA 01-03-2004 31-12-2006
ETOBLU Terminal Equipments for Optical Single Side Band Transmission Siemens Networks SA 01-10-2004 31-12-2006
FLEXICELL FLEXICELL ADI/QREN 01-01-2014 01-06-2015
FUTON Fibre Optic Networks for Distributed, Extendible Heterogeneous Radio Architectures and Service Provisioning EU/FP7 01-01-2008 01-06-2010
HYDRA-ROF Hybrid Dynamic Radio Access supported by Radio over Fiber IT/LA 01-02-2014 01-03-2016
NGPON Next Generation Passive Optical Networks ASI, Nokia Siemens Networks SA 01-04-2007 01-12-2008
ONECI ONECI - Optimizing Next-generation Elastic Core Network Infrastructure FCT/PTDC 01-05-2013 01-04-2015
OPTRONET OPtimized Transponders for Robust Optical NETworks ADI 01-01-2006 01-06-2008
PhoTech-5G/60GHz Photonic Technologies to support 5G/60GHz WLANS IT 01-11-2016 01-10-2018
ROPE Ethernet Passive Optical Networks Nokia Siemens Networks 01-07-2004 31-12-2007
SHOTS Super High-capacity Optical Transmission Systems FCT/POSC 01-04-2005 31-12-2007
SUPRESSOR All Optical Side band SUPRESSOR based on SOA’s to operate at 40GBit/s Siemens SA 01-07-2005 02-07-2006
THE MOST Transimpedance Highly Efficient Micro & millimetrewave Optical Smart Transceiver ADI 01-01-2003 31-12-2006
THRONE Devices and techniques for optical processing in high bit-rate networks FCT/PTDC 01-11-2007 01-10-2010
TOBLU Single Side Band Optical Transmission FCT/POSI 01-01-2001 30-06-2004
TRAMANET TRAMANET – Traffic and Trust Management in Peer-to-Peer Networks FCT/PTDC 01-01-2008 01-06-2011
TWave Phase conjugated twin waves to unlock the potential of future spatial division multiplexed systems (TWave) FCT/COMPETE/FEDER 01-03-2014 01-03-2015
  • 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,
  • Technical Programme Committee, 2007
  • International Conference on Service Assurance with Partial and Intermittent Resources [SAPIR 2005]., Technical Programme Committee, 2005
  • Advanced Industrial Conference on Telecommunications [A-ICT 2005]., Technical Programme Committee, 2005
  • Electronics Letters
    2016, 5 review(s); 2015, 4 review(s); 2014, 5 review(s);
  • Journal of Lightwave Technology
    2013, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s); 2005, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
    2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s); 2006, 3 review(s); 2005, 1 review(s);
  • Photonics
    2016, 1 review(s);
  • Optical Engineering
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
    2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Communications Magazine
    2016, 1 review(s);
  • Optical and Quantum Electronics
    2016, 1 review(s);
  • Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation
    2007, 1 review(s); 2006, 5 review(s); 2005, 3 review(s); 2003, 2 review(s); 2002, 3 review(s);
  • Journal of Optical Networking
    2006, 2 review(s);
  • Optics Letters
    2007, 2 review(s);
  • Optics Express
    2012, 2 review(s);
  • IEEE International Symp. on Computers and Communications - ISCC
    2007, 1 review(s);

  • 2006, 1 review(s);