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... Telmo Rui Carvalhinho Cunha Fernandes

Researcher

Telmo Fernandes

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1999
Roles in IT: Researcher
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Antennas and Propagation – Lr

Email: Send Email
Address: IT Branch – Leiria
Morro do Lena - Alto do Vieiro
Leiria
2411 - 901
Tel: 244820340
Fax: 244820310

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Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, University of Glamorgan, 01-01-2007
  • MSc, Universidade de Coimbra, 23-12-2000
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Coimbra, 24-06-1996
  • CINAMIL - Centro de Investigação da Academia Militar, 01-01-2014, Researcher
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-01-2004, Senior Member
  • Radiowave Propagation and System Design Research Unit, University of Glamorgan, CF 37 1DL, Wales, UK, 25-09-2002, Researcher
  • Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, 23-03-1997, Assistant Professor
  • Comunicações Móveis, , Bacharelato en Eng. Electrotécnica
  • Comunicações por Microondas I, , Bacharelato em Eng. Electrotécnica
  • Electronica para Telecomunicações I, , Lic. em Eng. Electrotécnica
  • Electric Circuits II, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Microwave Communications, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Telecommunication Systems, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Cellular Network Planning, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Electrical Engineering
  • Antennas and Radiowave Propagation, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Electrical Engineering
  • Vehicle Communications, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Automotive Enginnering
  • Electromagnetic Compatibility, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Electrical Engineering
  • Telecommunications Laboratory, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Project, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Digital Systems, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Radio Frequency Electronics, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Msc in Electrical Engineering
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Sistema rádio de recolha de imagens da Estação Espacial Internacional, BSc Student, Mário António Patrício Carreira Vala, 12-2017
  • BACrono – Sistema de cronometragem para natação, BSc Student, , 09-2015
  • Projeto de circuitos de conversão RF-DC para sistemas de transmissão de energia sem fios 2, BSc Student, Adelino Ferreira, 09-2015
  • Projeto de circuitos de conversão RF-DC para sistemas de transmissão de energia sem fios, BSc Student, Luís Sismeiro, 09-2015
  • Phase conjugated antenna array, BSc Student, Rodolfo Vitorino Gomes, 09-2012
  • Study of the reflection and transmission in smooth and rough surfaces, BSc Student, Bruno Feitor, 08-2011
  • Agregado de antenas em ondas milimétricas para utilização em sistemas de radar de veículos, BSc Student, Sérgio Alves, 09-2010
  • Propagação de ondas de rádio em florestas de copas elevadas a 18 e 36 GHZ, BSc Student, Nuno Ricardo Cordeiro Leonor, 07-2010
  • Sistema de ID de Morcegos, BSc Student, Miguel Santos, 07-2009
  • Alternativas à implementação do HSPA , BSc Student, André Ricardo Carvalho Nunes, 07-2008
  • S.M.M. Faria, T. Fernandes, F. Perdigoto, DISPOSITIVO PORTÁTIL SEM FIOS PARA MONITORIZAÇÃO E ASSISTÊNCIA MÉDICA REMOTA DE PACIENTES, PT104068, August, 2010

Currently running projects2

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
e-Beaming Electronically Reconfigurable FSS-inspired Transmitarray for Two Dimensional Beamsteering IT/LA 01-02-2017 01-03-2018
MMSUPER Metamaterial superabsorbers for harnessing wireless power IT, FCT 01-12-2016 01-12-2018

Closed Projects13

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ADCOD Advanced Code and Receiver Designs for Transmission over Selective Radio Channels FCT/PTDC 01-03-2010 01-02-2013
BenchProM Benchmarks for High-resolution Mobile Radiowave Propagation Models IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-09-2016
DVB-Probe DVB-Probe - Sistema de monitorização portá¡til para DVB-T e DVB-S2 PT Inovação 01-03-2009 01-03-2010
DVB-T Trials DVB-T Trials IT/LA 01-05-2009 01-12-2009
e-DRET Enhancement of dRET input parameter extraction using deconvolution IT/LA 01-07-2009 01-06-2010
GRINFOREST A generic radio channel model for propagation in inhomogeneous forests at 40 GHz FCT/POSC 01-07-2005 30-06-2008
MultiSound Improvement of a multi-frequency swept-time delay cross-correlation channel sounder for propagation studies and SAR imagery IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-09-2016
P3DTV Performance Optimisation in 3D TV Broadcasting Services IPLeiria 01-11-2009 01-10-2011
PROVEG Propagation Channel Modelling in Vegetation Media for Future Fixed and Mobile Radio Systems British Council, CCISP 01-04-2004 31-03-2005
Ray-BaM Ray trace based model for micro- and millimeter-wave propagation through vegetation IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-10-2016
RFWALL RF transparency control of building wall structures in the Iberian context IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-09-2016
STDCC-IF Development of a swept-time delay cross-correlation channel sounder – IF Stage IT/LA 01-05-2009 01-04-2010
UDICMI Ultra High Definition Image Communication for Medical Imaging QREN 01-01-2013 01-03-2015
  • N. Leonor, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. Sanchez, T. Fernandes, A feasibility study on the extension of the point scatterer formulation to raised canopy forests, Best Non-Student Paper (1st place) award at 2016 Loughborough Antennas & Propagation, 01-11-2016
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, B. Feitor, T. Fernandes, D. Ferreira, N. Leonor, Estimation of Dielectric Concrete Properties from Power Measurements at 18.7 and 60 GHz, Nominated for the IET best student paper competition at Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conf. – LAPC, Loughborough, United Kingdom, November, 2011., 01-11-2010
  • T. Fernandes, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Modelling Radiowave Propagation through Vegetation media: a comparison between RET and dRET models, Best Propagation Poster Prize at EuCAP 07 - European Conference on Antennas and Propagation - 11 - 16 November 2007, EICC, Edinburgh, UK, 01-11-2007
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, T. Fernandes, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Parameter extraction and sensitivity analysis for the discrete RET model for radiowave propagation in inhomogeneous forests, Nominated best student paper contest at the Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Peniche, Portugal, May, 2007., 01-05-2007
  • T. Fernandes, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Directional Spectrum Modelling in Inhomogeneous Forests at 20 and 62.4 GHz, Awarded Best Paper in the WINSYS 2006 -International Conference Wireless Information Networks and Systems, to be published by Springer., 22-12-2006
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, T. Fernandes, Electromagnetic scattering from vegetation: modelling including DRET models for applications in present and future wireless communication systems, Seminars, University of Glamorgan, 01-11-2007
  • IEEE Trans. on Vehicular Tech.
    2010, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE PIMRC 2008 Workshop
    2008, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Symp. on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Commun - PIMRC
    2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s);
  • European Signal Processing Conf. - EUSIPCO
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP
    2015, 1 review(s);