Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... José Rodrigues Ferreira da Rocha

Scientific Area Coordinator

José Rocha

Academic position: Full Professor
Joining date: 01-03-1993
Roles in IT: Scientific Area Coordinator
Scientific Area: Optical Communications
Group: Optical Communications and Photonics – Av

Email: Send Email
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

  • Agregação, Universidade de Aveiro, 01-07-1994
  • PhD, University of Essex, 25-05-1983
  • MSc, University of Essex, 30-06-1980
  • University of Aveiro, 25-02-1978, Full Professor
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Quality of Signal in Transparent Optical Networks, PhD Student, Sudhir Kumar Routray, 05-2015

Currently running projects2

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ORCIP Optical Radio Convergence Infrastructure for Communications and Power Delivering PO Centro 01-05-2017 01-05-2020
SoftTransceiver Software Defined Transceiver for Flexible Optical Networks IT 01-04-2016 01-03-2018

Closed Projects23

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
AdaptDig Adaptive Digital Compensation in Access and Transport Optical Networks PT Inovação 01-01-2011 01-12-2012
ARPA Techniques and Algorithms for Raman Multi-Pump Allocation FCT/POSC 01-06-2005 01-12-2007
ATLAS All-optical Terabit per second Lambda-Shifted transmission EU 01-01-2000 31-12-2002
BONE BONE EU/FP7 01-01-2008 01-12-2010
CRT Control of Transient Response of Fiber Raman Amplifiers PT Inovação 01-03-2008 01-11-2009
DiNEq Digital Nonlinear Equalization in Very-High Speed Coherent Optical Transmission Systems FCT/PTDC 01-07-2013 01-06-2015
DOPTNET Highly Dispersive Pulses in Dense WDM Optical Network FCT/POSI 01-04-2002 31-10-2004
E-Photon I Optical Networks: Towards Bandwidth Manageability and Cost efficiency EU/FP6 01-03-2004 01-03-2006
e-Photon ONe + e-Photon/ONe + – Optical Networks:Towards Bandwidth Manageability and Cost Efficiency EU 01-03-2006 28-02-2008
FEFOF Fuse effect on optical fibers FCT/PTDC 01-11-2007 01-10-2010
IP over WDM Integration Strategies for IP over WDM Networks FCT/POSC 01-10-2005 30-09-2008
NG-COS Next-Generation Coherent Optical Communication Systems IT/LA 01-09-2011 01-08-2013
NGPON2 NGPON2 ADI, PT Inovação 01-01-2013 01-12-2014
ONECI ONECI - Optimizing Next-generation Elastic Core Network Infrastructure FCT/PTDC 01-05-2013 01-04-2015
PMD Polarization Mode Dispersion in High-Speed Optical Communication Systems FCT/POSI 01-01-2004 31-07-2007
PosDig Digital Post-Compensation of Chromatic Dispersion and Nonlinearities in Optical Communication Systems PT Inovação 01-03-2010 01-12-2011
QuantTel Quantum Secure Telecommunications IT/LA 01-11-2008 01-10-2010
Quantum Quantum Effects in High Speed Optical Communication Systems IT/LA 01-07-2005 01-06-2008
Raman Raman Amplification for CWDM Systems PT Inovação 01-03-2005 31-07-2007
TOBLU Single Side Band Optical Transmission FCT/POSI 01-01-2001 30-06-2004
TOMAR-PON Techniques Of Modulation And Remodulation for PON FCT/PTDC 01-01-2010 01-12-2012
WIDECOM Amplificador de banda larga para DWDM FCT/POSI 01-01-2001 31-12-2002
WoNet Wavelength Division Multiplexing and OCDMA for broadcast and Select Networks FCT/POSI 01-05-2002 30-04-2004