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Senior Researcher

João Matos

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

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Address: IT – Aveiro
Instituto de Telecomunicações
Campus Universitário de Santiago
Tel: +351 234 377 900
Fax: +351 234 377 901

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Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Universidade de Aveiro, 17-11-1995
  • MSc, Universidade de Coimbra, 01-01-1989
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Aveiro, 01-01-1982
  • RF/MW Electronic Circuits and Systems
  • Vehicular Communications:
  • Smart antennas
  • Wireless Power Transmission
  • Universidade de Aveiro, 01-01-1983, Professor Associado
  • IEEE, , Member
  • Ordem dos Engenheiros, , Membro efectivo
Supervision of theses
  • Nonuniform 2D Microstrip Antenna Arrays for Wireless Applications, PhD Student, ., 12-2016
  • Person detection system, MSc Student, Diogo da Silva Matos, 12-2022
  • Multilayer radiating structures for mmWave, MSc Student, Amélia da Silva Ramos, 12-2018
  • Dinamic WIRELESS POWER TRANSMISSION (dWPT), MSc Student, André Daniel Araújo Santos, 12-2018
  • UWB RADAR for Medical Imaging, MSc Student, Beatriz Carvalho de Melo Ferreira, 12-2018
  • How to silence the noise, MSc Student, DIOGO BOTELHO RIBEIRO MARINHO, 12-2018
  • RADAR Through Walls System, MSc Student, Edgar Alexandre Soares Gonçalves, 12-2018
  • Vector Modulator for Beamforming control architectures in the Ka band, MSc Student, João Henriques Martins, 12-2018
  • Radar Beamforming Antenna, MSc Student, PEDRO JOSÉ DA SILVA GONÇALVES, 12-2018
  • Acoustic Communications in Water Pipes, MSc Student, DANIEL DA SILVA ALMEIDA, 12-2017
  • 17GHz ISM Antena, MSc Student, MICHAEL RODRIGUES DUARTE, 12-2017
  • Antena UWB para imagem médica, MSc Student, Vitor Cruz, 12-2017
  • BIIC/Nº917/2017- UID/EEA/50008/2013 - • Projeto e desenvolvimento de antenas em estruturas e materiais alternativos, Research Grant, Lucas Sabença Leitão, 12-2018
  • BIIC/Nº916/2017- UID/EEA/50008/2013 - Wireless energy transfer based on the electric field, Research Grant, Bernardo Bento Lopes, 03-2018
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Passive Wireless Sensor Networks, PhD Student, Ricardo Fernandes, 02-2016
  • Electrical Resonant Coupling, PhD Student, Ricardo Fernandes, 02-2016
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Detect and Pointing Algorithms Performance for a 2D Adaptive Antenna Array, Chapter in, Antenna Arrays and Beam-formation, Prof. Modar Shbat, Intech Open, Rijeka-Croatia, 2017
  • A. Boaventura, R. D. Fernandes, J. M. Matos, N.B.C. Carvalho, Unconventional RFID Systems, Chapter in, Green RFID Systems, Luca Roselli, Cambridge University Press, 2013

Currently running projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
GAMACHIP SI I&DT Copromoção Nr. 033688 - GAMACHIP Plataforma SDR integrada e multifuncional para comunicações espaciais P2020 01-06-2018 31-05-2020
INFANTE SI I&DT Copromoção Nr. 024534 - INFANTE Satélite para aplicações marítimas e comunicações a partir de constelações P2020 01-11-2017 31-10-2019
ORCIP Optical Radio Convergence Infrastructure for Communications and Power Delivering PO Centro 01-05-2017 01-05-2020

Closed Projects9

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
BEACON ScalaBle & Low-Power Microwave Photonics for FlexiblE, TerAbit Telecom Payloads & High-speed Coherent Inter-satellite LiNks EU/FP7 01-02-2014 01-02-2017
Headway DSRC 5,9GHz BIT/BRISA 01-01-2010 01-12-2010
HEADWAY DSRC 5,9GHz BRISA 01-01-2009 01-12-2009
HEADWAY DSRC 5,9GHz BIT/BRISA 01-01-2011 01-12-2012
ICSI Intelligent Cooperative Sensing for Improved traffic efficiency EC/FP7 01-11-2012 01-12-2015
LOPES Person Location ADI, TELESAL 01-03-2007 01-07-2008
RFID - Sticker Tags Sistemas RFID - Sticker Tags 01-01-2013 01-12-2013
RFoF DSRC Fiber Optic connection to the antenna DSRC 01-01-2014 01-12-2014
SPIDER Sensor Platform & network for Indoor Deployment and Exterior-based Radiofrequency awareness EU/H2020 01-11-2016 01-11-2017
  • IEEE International Microwave Workshop Series on ''RF Front-ends for Software Defined and Cognitive Radio Solutions'' - IMWS, Organizing Committee, 2011
  • IEEE Trans. on Education
    2012, 1 review(s);