Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Paulo Jorge Salvador Serra Ferreira

Senior Researcher

Paulo Salvador

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1999
Roles in IT: Senior Researcher
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Telecommunications and Networking – 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

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Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Universidade de Aveiro, 04-04-2005
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Aveiro, 01-09-1998
  • Universidade de Aveiro, 01-09-2003, Assistant Professor
Supervision of theses
  • Identification of Encrypted Traffic in Corporate Networks, MSc Student, JOÃO PEDRO MARTINS DE CARVALHO, 09-2016
  • Customer-Side Detection of BGP Routing Attacks, MSc Student, José Rosa, 09-2016
  • Cloud Server Performance Modeling and Failure Prediction, MSc Student, Mário Jorge Rodrigues Pina, 09-2016
  • Multi-level Analysis of BotNets Behavior, MSc Student, Rui Sousa, 12-2011
  • Sistema Integrado para Recolha de Informação de Rede, MSc Student, Catarina Monteiro, 07-2008
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Communication between nodes and domains in self-management networks, PhD Student, Lucas Guardalben, 04-2014
  • Segurança em ambientes Machine-to-Machine, MSc Student, José Miguel Martins Lopes Mendes, 12-2013
  • Comunicação e decisão entre elementos da rede na internet do futuro, MSc Student, Tomé Gomes, 07-2011
  • Simulação de sistemas peer-to-peer e estudo do seu tráfego característico, MSc Student, Roberto Nogueira, 07-2007
  • P. Salvador, A. N. Nogueira, Multiscale Internet Statistics: Unveiling the Hidden Behavior, Chapter in, Mathematics of Energy and Climate Change, Springer, -, 2015
  • A. N. Nogueira, P. Salvador, R. Valadas, A. Pacheco, Markovian Modelling of Internet Traffic, Chapter in, Performance Handbook in Next Generation Internet: Performance Evaluation & Applications, D. Kouvatsos, Springer, Berlin-Heidelberg, 2011
  • J. Rodrigues, A. N. Nogueira, P. Salvador, Classifying Users Profiles and Content in a Content-Zapping IPTV Service, Chapter in, Advances in Next Generation Services and Service Architectures, A. Prasad, J. Buford, V. Gurbani, River Publishers, 2011
  • A. N. Nogueira, P. Salvador, R. Valadas, A. Pacheco, A Hierarchical Approach based on MMPPs for Modelling Self-similar Traffic over Multiple Time Scales, Chapter in, Heterogeneous Networks: Vol. I - Traffic Engineering, Performance Evaluation Studies & Tools, Demetres Kouvatsos, Elsevier Science, 2009
  • J. Gonçalves, P. Salvador, A. N. Nogueira, R. Valadas, Peer-Level Analysis of Distributed Multimedia Content Sharing, Chapter in, Traffic Management and Traffic Engineering for the Future Internet, Rui Valadas and Paulo Salvador, Springer, Berlin Heidelberg New York, 2009
  • R. Oliveira, A. Pacheco, C. Pascoal, R. Valadas, P. Salvador, On the Dependencies between Internet Flow Characteristics, Chapter in, Traffic Management and Traffic Engineering for the Future Internet, Rui Valadas and Paulo Salvador, Springer, Berlin Heidelberg New York, 2009
  • A. N. Nogueira, P. Salvador, R. Valadas, A. Pacheco, Modeling IP Traffic Behavior through Markovian Models, Chapter in, Encyclopedia of Internet Technologies and Applications, Mário Freire and Manuela Pereira, Idea-Group Inc., Hershey, 2007
  • A. N. Nogueira, P. Salvador, R. Valadas, A Framework for Detecting Internet Applications, Chapter in, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag Berlin, Springer, Berlin, 2007

Currently running projects2

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
DARTEG Deteção de Ataques de Redirecionamento de Tráfego a uma Escala Global FCT/PTDC 01-05-2016 01-12-2018
PASMO Plataforma aberta para o desenvolvimento e experimentação de soluções para a mobilidade P2020 01-05-2017 01-05-2019

Closed Projects10

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
Bots PTDC/EEA-TEL/101880/2008 - Design and Implementation of a BotNet Detection System FCT/PTDC 01-03-2010 01-09-2012
DMeSTrES Distributed Measurement System with Traffic Engineering Support IT/LA 01-06-2005 31-05-2007
Euro-NGI Design and Engineering of the Next Generation Internet, Towards Convergent Multi-Service Networks EU/FP6 01-12-2003 30-11-2006
MODCOMP Modeling User Behavior in Social Networks FCT/PTDC 01-07-2013 01-06-2015
PANORAMA Desenvolvimento de um Sistema de Telecomunicações sustentado em Plataformas Ópticas e de Rádio Avançadas com gestão integrada PT Inovação 01-01-2009 01-06-2011
SCALE Statistical Characterization of Telecommunications Traffic FCT/POSI 01-01-2001 31-07-2001
SCALE II Trafic Modelling and Performance Evaluation of Multiservice Networks FCT/POSI 01-02-2002 31-01-2005
SCALE III Internet Traffic Measurements, Modelling and Statistical Analysis FCT/POSC 01-01-2005 31-12-2006
TELEMAT Traffic Engineering for DiffServ/MPLS Networks PT Inovação 01-04-2001 31-03-2002
VDTN@Lab Vehicular Delay-Tolerant Networks IT/LA 01-01-2009 01-12-2010
  • E. Rocha, P. Salvador, A. N. Nogueira, Best Paper, Best Paper at the MONAMI 2011 for the paper ''Classification of hidden users' profiles in wireless communications'', 01-09-2011
  • E. Rocha, P. Salvador, A. N. Nogueira, Best Student Paper, Best Student Paper for the paper "Detection of Illicit Traffic based on Multiscale Analysis", 01-09-2009
  • 2010
  • IEEE International Workshop on Medical Applications Networking - MAN 2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2010
  • Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • IEEE International Workshop on Medical Applications Networking - MAN 2009, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • International Conf. on Next Generation Internet Networks - NGI, Organizing Committee, 2009
  • IEEE International Symp. on Consumer Electronics - ISCE, Technical Programme Chairman, 2008
  • International Workshop on Traffic Management and Traffic Engineering for the Future Internet (FITraMEn 08), Organizing Committee, 2008
  • IEEE International Symp. on Computers and Communications - ISCC
    2007, 1 review(s);
  • International Conf. on Next Generation Internet Networks - NGI
    2006, 1 review(s);