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... António Canelas

PhD Student

António Canelas

Academic position: PhD Student
Joining date: 01-09-2011
Roles in IT: PhD Student
Scientific Area: Basic Sciences and Enabling Technologies
Group: Integrated Circuits - 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

  • A. Canelas, R. M. Martins, R. P. Póvoa, N. Lourenço, J.G. Guilherme, N. Horta, Enhancing an Automatic Analog IC Design Flow by using a Technology-Independent Module Generator, Chapter in, Performance Optimization Techniques in Analog, Mixed-Signal, and Radio-Frequency Circuit Design, Mourad Fakhfakh, Esteban Tlelo-Cuautle, Maria Helena Fino, IGI global, Medical Information Science Reference, 2014
  • R. P. Póvoa, N. Lourenço, A. Canelas, R. M. Martins, N. Horta, Synthesis of LC-Oscillators using Rival Multi-Objective/Multi-Constraint Optimization Kernels, Chapter in, Performance Optimization Techniques in Analog, Mixed-Signal, and Radio-Frequency Circuit Design, Mourad Fakhfakh, Esteban Tlelo-Cuautle, Maria Helena Fino, IGI global, Medical Information Science Reference, 2014
  • P. Parracho Parracho, A. Canelas, R. Neves, N. Horta, Optimized Uptrend and Downtrend Pattern Templates for Financial Markets Trading Based on a GA Kernel, Chapter in, Financial Markets: Recent Developments, Emerging Practices and Future Prospects, Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee and Sahar Bahmani, Nova Publisher, 2013

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
AIDA-C AIDA-C: Analog IC Optimizer Thales Alenia Space 01-10-2013 01-11-2021

Closed Projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
DISRUPTIVE DISRUPTIVE - A Paradigm Shift in the Design of Analog and Mixed-Signal Nanoelectronic Circuits and Systems FCT 01-04-2013 01-12-2016
  • N. Lourenço, R. M. Martins, A. Canelas, R. P. Póvoa, N. Horta, Best Paper Award 2019 - Integration, the VLSI Journal, N. Lourenço, R. Martins, A. Canelas, R. Póvoa, and N. Horta, “AIDA: Layout-aware Analog Circuit-Level Sizing with In-Loop Layout Generation”, Integration, the VLSI Journal, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.vlsi.2016.04.009, 01-07-2019
  • D. Guerra, N. Lourenço, A. Canelas, R. P. Póvoa, N. Horta, R. M. Martins, Best Paper Award Runner-Up - International Conference on SMACD, Daniel Guerra, António Canelas, Ricardo Póvoa, Nuno Horta, Nuno Lourenço and Ricardo Martins "Artificial Neural Networks as an Alternative for Automatic Analog IC Placement", International Conference on SMACD 2019, Switzerland., 01-07-2019
  • F. Passos, R. M. Martins, N. Lourenço, E. Roca, R. Castro-López, A. Canelas, R. P. Póvoa, N. Horta, F. V. Fernandez Fernandez, Best Paper Award, Best paper award in SMACD 2018, 01-07-2018
  • R. M. Martins, A. Canelas, N. Lourenço, N. Horta, Best Paper Award at International Conference on Synthesis, Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Methods and Applications to Circuit Design (SMACD), "On-the-fly exploration of placement templates for analog IC layout-aware sizing methodologies," , in International Conference on Synthesis, Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Methods and Applications to Circuit Design (SMACD), Lisboa, Portugal, June 2016., 01-06-2016
  • R. M. Martins, N. Lourenço, A. Canelas, R. P. Póvoa, N. Horta, 1st Ranked on “Design Automation Competition” at International Conference on Synthesis, Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Methods and Applications to Circuit Design (SMACD), "AIDA: Robust Layout-Aware Synthesis of Analog ICs including Sizing and Layout Generation" at International Conference on Synthesis, Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Methods and Applications to Circuit Design (SMACD), Istanbul, Turkey., 01-09-2015
  • R. P. Póvoa, R. Lourenço Lourenço, N. Lourenço, A. Canelas, R. M. Martins, N. Horta, Best Student Paper Award Runner-Up at IEEE International Symp. on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), LC-VCO Automatic Synthesis Using Multi-Objective Evolutionary Techniques, Melbourne, Australia., 01-06-2014