TEACHING ACTIVITY

  • University
    • Professional Progression at IST

–    Full Professor, since October 2007;

–    Associate Professor, from May 1993 to October 2007;

–    Assistant Professor, from May 1988 to May 1993;

–    Assistant, from April 1975 to May 1988;

–    Monitor, from December 1974 to March 1975.

  • Courses Lectured (Licenciatura in Electrical/Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST)

–    Sensors and Actuators, from 2002/03 to 2006/07;

–    Instrumentation and Measurements, 3rd year, from 1991/92 to 2006/07;

–    Electrical Measurements, 3rd year (2nd Semester) from 1985/86 to 1990/91;

–    Electrical Measurements II, 4th year (2nd Semester), in 1976/77 and from 1978/79 to 1980/81;

–    Electrical Measurements I, 4th year (1st Semester), in 1976/77 and from 1978/79 to 1980/81;

–    Theoretical Electrotechnics II, 3rd year (1st Semester), in 1987/88 and 1988/89;

–    Theoretical Electrotechnics I, 3rd year (1st Semester), in 1975/76, 1987/88 and 1988/89;

–    Electronics II, 3rd year (2nd Semester), in 1974/75, 1975/76 and 1978/79;

–    Electronics I, 3rd year (1st Semester), in 1974/75 and 1975/76.

  • Courses Lectured (Licenciatura in Aerospacial Engineering, IST)

Electronic Instrumentation, 5th year, in 1996/97.

  • Courses Lectured (Licenciatura in Biomedical Engineering, IST)

Instrumentation and Signal Acquisition, 4th year, in 2004/05 and 2005/06.

  • Courses Lectured (Licenciatura in Naval Military Sciences, Naval Engineering, Naval School)

Technology and Electrical Measurements, 3rd year (2nd Semester), from 1993/94 to 2014/2015.

  • Courses Lectured (Licenciatura in Electronics Engineering, IST)

Soft Skills I, 2nd year, 2017/2018;

Oral and Written Communication, 2nd year, 2013/14 and 2014/2015.

  • Courses Lectured (Master Degree in Electrical/Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST)

–    Sensors and Actuators, from 2002/03 to 2005/06;

–    PC-based Instrumentation, in 1990/91, 1991/92 and 1993/94;

–    Automated Measuring Systems, in 1989/90;

–    Measuring Transducers, in 1995/96, 1988/89, 1990/91 and 1996/97.

  • Courses Lectured (Master Degree in Electronics Engineering, IST)

–    Soft Skills II, 1st year, 2013/14, 2014/2015 and 2017/2018;

–    Smart Sensors and Actuators, 1st year, 2006/07.

  • Courses Lectured (Integrated MSc. In Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST)
  • Instrumentation and Measurements, 3rd year, 2013/14;
  • Sensors and Actuators, 4th year, in 2006/07.
    • Teaching responsibilities

–    Soft Skills I, 2017/2018;

–    Oral and Written Communication, 2013/14 and 2014/2015;

–    Soft Skills II, 2013/14, 2014/2015 and 2017/2018;

–    Electrical Measurements I and II in 1979/80 and 1980/81;

–    Electrical Measurements, from 1985/86 to 1990/91;

–    Instrumentation and Measurements, in 1991/92, 1992/93, from 1997/98 to 2000/01 and in 2002/03;

–    Electronic Instrumentation, in 1996/97 and 1997/98;

–    Sensors and Actuators, from 2002/03 to 2005/2006;

–    Smart Sensors and Actuators, in 2006/07;

–    Technology and Electrical Measurements, since 1993/94;

–    Electronics for Instrumentation, Licenciatura in Chemical Engineering – Processes and Industry and Applied Chemistry -;

–    Instrumentation and Automated Measuring Systems, from 1988/89 to 1991/92;

–    Measuring Systems, in 1992/93 and 1993/94.

In the M.Sc. Program in Electrical and Computer Engineering – Instrumentation and Measurements -, we proposed and were in charge of:

–    Radiofrequency Measuring Systems, 1st Semester, in 2003/04.

–    PC-based Instrumentation, 2nd Semester, from 1990/91 to 1995/96;

–    Automated Measuring Systems, 2nd Semester, from 1987/88 to 1989/90;

–    Instrumentation for Electrical Measurements, 1st Semester, from 1987/88 to 1990/91;

–    Metrology, 1st Semester, from 1987/88 to 1990/91;

  • Final Year Projects Supervision

“Sistema Automático para Determinar a Característica Magnética e Medir Perdas em Materiais Ferromagnéticos Macios Utilizando o Aparelho de Epstein”, LEEC, IST/UTL, 1993/94, Gilberto António Lopes;

“Implementação de um sistema automático de medida da condutividade de materiais semicondutores amorfos”, LEEC, IST/UTL, 1993/94, J. A. Ferreira Lopes and J. O. Machado Vitorino;

“Extracção de formas de onda imersas em ruído”, LEEC, IST/UTL, 1994/95, Federico Montesello, Pádua University, Italy;

“Determinação, em tempo real, do binário de uma máquina assíncrona pela medição digital dos valores instantâneos das tensões e correntes aos terminais”, LEEC, IST/UTL, 1996/97, Adérito Machaieie, Fernando Mendes and Nuno Caldeira;

“Sistema de telemetria para meio atmosférico e meio aquoso”, LEEC, IST/UTL, 1998/99, Rodrigo Parra and José Barreto.

  • Post-Graduation Supervision

Post-Doc

Octavian Adrian Postolache, June 2000 to May 2005, PRAXIS XXI post-doc grant;

Octavian Adrian Postolache, from February to September 1999.

Ph.D.

Paulo Miguel dos Santos Ferreira, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Classification and pattern recognition of multimodal images for co-recording and three-dimensional dosimetry in liver treatment by radioembolization”. To be concluded in 2017-2018;

Eduardo Correia Pinheiro, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Unobstructive Vital Signs Monitoring of Wheelchair Users”, concluded in 2013;

Vítor Manuel Rodrigues Viegas, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Plataformas de Interoperabilidade para Sistemas de Instrumentação, Medida e Controlo”, concluded in January 2012;

Ricardo Filipe de Queirós, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Medidas de Alta Resolução Utilizando Ultrasons”, concluded in 2008;

José Luís Gonçalves Correia da Mata, Ph.D in Physics Engineering, IST/UTL, “Modelos e Técnicas de Instrumentação para Medidas Simultâneas de Densidade e Viscosidade de Líquidos”, concluded in 2004;

José Miguel Costa Dias Pereira, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Técnicas para Aumento de Desempenho em Sistemas de Digitalização de Sinais”, concluded in December 1999;

Helena Maria dos Santos Geirinhas Ramos, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Modelização do Comportamento de Materiais Ferromagnéticos Macios Sujeitos a Campos Magnéticos de Direcção Variável”, concluded in January 1995.

M.Sc.

Pedro Daniel Pinheiro da Silva, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, “smartHealthCareMobunit – Unidade móvel baseada na utilização de plataformas “smart phone” para monitorização e gestão de valores biomédicos e da qualidade do ar em ambientes inteligentes, to be concluded;

Francisco Cary, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UL, EHR & Kinect for Physiotherapy, concluded in 2014;

Mário Sérgio Barata Cunha Ribeiro, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UL, “Monitoring with Application in Human Machine Interfacing”, concluded in May 2013;

João Miguel Correia Freire, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Smart Sensors for Ubiquitous Health Monitoring of Wheelchair Users”, concluded in December 2012;

Paulo Maia Santos, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Sistema Telemétrico para Monitorização da Qualidade da Água”, concluded in July 2000;

José Miguel Costa Dias Pereira, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, “Identificação de Componentes e Sistemas Passivos em Radiofrequência”, concluded in February 1995.

Internships

Octavian Adrian Postolache, PhD. preparation, from March to July 1997;

José Carlos Neves, Departamento de Engenharia Electrotécnica da Universidade Agostinho Neto, Luanda, Angola, 1990.

  • Course Evaluation

BSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label evaluation commission member, 2018;

MSc in Electrical Engineering, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label evaluation commission member, 2018;

Integrated Master in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Universidade de Coimbra, EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label evaluation commission member, 2017;

MSc in Electrical Engineering, Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto (ISEP), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label evaluation commission member, 2017;

Integrated Master in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, Universidade de Aveiro, EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2015;

BSc in Telecommunications and Informatics Engineering, ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2014;

BSc in Electrical Engineering – Electrical Power Systems, Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto (ISEP), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2014;

BSc in Electrical Engineering, Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto (ISEP), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2014;

MSc in Electrical Engineering – Electrical Power Systems, Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto (ISEP), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2013;

MSc in Electrical Engineering, Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto (ISEP), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2013;

Integrated Master in Physical Engineering, Universidade de Aveiro, EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2012;

MSc in Telecommunications and Informatics Engineering, ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2012;

Integrated Master in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FEUP), EUR-ACE (EURopean ACcredited Engineer) Label, president of the evaluation commission, 2012.

  • Juries of Academic and Research Degrees

Agregação (Aggregation/Habilitation)

Doctor Eng. Paulo Fernando Pereira de Carvalho, in Computer Science and Engineering, FCTUC, 2018;

Doctor Eng. Octavian Adrian Postolache, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST/UL, 2016;

Doctor Eng. António Barbosa Lobo Ribeiro, in Physics, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, 2013;

Doctor Eng. Henrique Manuel Gomes, in Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering, Universidade do Algarve, 2012;

Doctor Eng. Carlos Jorge Ferreira Silvestre, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST/UTL, 2011;

Doctor Eng. Pedro Miguel Pinto Ramos, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST/UTL, 2010;

Doctor Eng. Marcelino Bicho Santos, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST/UTL, 2010;

Doctor Eng. Jorge Manuel dos Santos Ribeiro Fernandes, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST/UTL, 2010;

Doctor Eng. Eduardo José Ramos Morgado, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST/UTL, 2009;

Doctor Eng. José Miguel Costa Dias Pereira, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, IST/UTL, 2008;

Doctor Eng. Silvestre Dias Antunes, in Mechanical Engineering, IST/UTL, 2004.

Habilitation (Habilitação)

Doctor Bruno Miguel Soares Gonçalves, Habilitation for Scientific Coordination (Provas de Habilitação para o exercício de Funções de Coordenação Científica), Instituto Superior Técnico/UTL, February 2012.

Coordinator Professor

Instrumentation and Measurement, Escola Superior de Tecnologia, Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, July 2005;

Instrumentation and Measurement – Group of Processing and Signal Transmission, Escola Superior de Tecnologia do Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, June 2000;

Electrical Engineering (Group of Electronics and Telecommunications), Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Instituto Politécnico do Porto, March, 1998.

Ph.D.

Tiago João Nunes Domingues, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, January 2018, “Click Modulation”;

Bruno André Marçal Jacinto, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, December 2017, “Digitally Controlled DC-DC Buck Converter for SoC”;

Giordana Severino, Ph.D. in Engineering, Department of Engineering, University of Sannio, Benevento, Italy, October 2017, “High precision PCB rotating coil for magnets’ magnetic measurements”. Thesis evaluation;

Domenico Caiazza, Ph.D. in Engineering, Department of Engineering, University of Sannio, Benevento, Italy, October 2017, “Metrological performance enhancement of wire methods for magnetic field measurements in particle accelerators”. Thesis evaluation;

Dário Jerónimo Loureiro Pasadas, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, May 2017, “Characterization of Defects by Eddy Current Image Constructions”;

Paula Cristina Alves Pereira, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, April 2017, “Multiple Phase Ring Oscillators”;

Tiago Jorge Rocha, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, February 2017, “Velocity Induced Eddy Current Testing”;

Pedro Daniel Graça Casau, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, November 2016, “Synergistic Hybrid Feedback Control with Applications to Autonomous Air Vehicles”;

Taimur Gibran Rabuske Kuntz, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, June 2016, “Charge-Sharing SAR ADCs for Low-Voltage Low-Power Applications”;

José Carlos Sequeira Martins dos Santos, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, June 2015, “Development and Implementation of an Impedance Measuring System Applied to Viscosity Sensors”;

Tiago Manuel Oliveira Henriques Moita, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, March 2015 “Characterization Test Preparation for Mixed-Signal Integrated Circuits”;

Eduardo Correia Pinheiro, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UL, December 2013, “Unobstructive Vital Signs Monitoring of Wheelchair Users”;

Abdolkarim Pahliani, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, March 2012, “Active Cooperative Perception in Networked Robot Systems”;

Vítor Manuel Rodrigues Viegas, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, January 2012, “Plataformas de Interoperabilidade para Sistemas de Instrumentação, Medida e Controlo”;

José António Rodrigues Germano, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, October 2011, “A Hand-Held Microsystem for Biological Analysis”;

José Ângelo Rebelo Sarmento, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, July 2011, “Optimized Digital Clock and Data Recovery Architectures”;

Antonino Petrolino, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, July 2011, “Development of Efficient and Accurate SISO and MIMO Multipath Fading Channel Simulators”;

Svetislav Momcilovic, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, June 2011, “Parallel Video Coding on Multi-Core Platforms”;

Carlos Leong, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, June 2011, “Design of High-Performance and Testable Globally Asynchronous Locally Synchronous Systems for Medical Imaging Applications”;

Rui Pedro Batoreo Amaral, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, April 2011, “Indexação de Programas Noticiosos”;

Maria Isabel de Araújo Godinho, Ph.D. in Physics, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, March 2011, “Implementação de um Sistema Experimental e Aplicação Metrológica para a Materialização do Ohm e Calibração de Resistências-Padrão”;

Catarina Isabel Carvalheiro Brites, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, March 2011, “Explorando a Modelação do Ruído de Correlação em Codificação de Vídeo Wyner-Ziv”;

Sónia Alexandra Ferreira de Magalhães Antunes Pelizzari, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, February 2011, “Oil Spill Detection Using SAR Images”;

Ana Paula Filipe Tomé, Ph.D. in Architecture, IST/UTL, October 2010, “Visão Computacional da Mobilidade em Espaços Informais de Aprendizagem para um Método de Análise Espaço-Uso. Um caso de Estudo”;

Indira Nolivos Alvarez, Free University of Brussels, October 2010, “A Bayesian Model to Construct a Knowledge Based Spatial Decision Support System for the Chaguana River Basin”;

Jorge Filipe Leal Costa Semião, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, July 2010, “Power-Supply and Temperature Based Methodologies to Improve Tolerance and Detection of Delay Faults in Synchronous Digital Circuits”;

Ricardo Filipe de Queirós, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, March 2008, “Medidas de Alta Resolução Utilizando Ultrasons”;

Álvaro Silva Ribeiro, Ph.D. in Physics, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, July 2006, “Avaliação de Incertezas de Medição em Sistemas Complexos Lineares e Não-lineares”;

José Luís Correia da Mata, Ph.D. in Physics, IST/UTL, July 2004, “Modelos e Técnicas de Instrumentação para Medidas Simultâneas de Densidade e Viscosidade de Líquidos”;

Maria da Conceição Falcão Líbano Monteiro da Costa Macedo, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, December 2003, “Dynamic Characterization of Analogue to Digital Converters Exhibiting Input Slope Dependent Nonlinearities”;

Manuel José Freire Fonseca da Silva, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, January 2003, “Sistema Automático de Medida de Impedâncias”;

Francisco André Corrêa Alegria, IST, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, June 2002, “Caracterização Estática e Dinâmica de Conversores Analógico/Digitais pelo Método do Histograma”;

Jorge Manuel dos Santos Ribeiro Fernandes, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, March 2000, “Conversores A/D com Arquitecturas do Tipo Paralelo”;

José Miguel Costa Dias Pereira, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, December 1999, “Técnicas para Aumento do Desempenho em Sistemas de Digitalização de Sinais”;

Bernardo Maria Pereira Barata Gorjão Henriques, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, October 1995, “Circuitos Integrados em Tecnologia CMOS Digital para Conversão de Sinal Digital-Analógico de Alta Velocidade”;

Helena Maria dos Santos Geirinhas Ramos, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, January 1995, “Modelização do Comportamento de Materiais Ferromagnéticos Macios Sujeitos a Campos Magnéticos de Direcção Variável”;

Artur Fernando Delgado Lopes Ribeiro, Ph.D. in ECE, IST/UTL, October 1990, “Gravação Magnética em Materiais de Partículas”.

Equivalence to Ph.D.

Octavian Adrian Postolache, Technical University of Lisbon, July 2008.

Researcher

Assistant Researcher, Rui Palha de Mello Freitas, INETI, March 2002.

M.Sc.

André Gonçalves Torres, M.Sc. in Engineering Physics, IST/UL, November 2017, “Preliminary Design of the ITER Magnetic Diagnostic Integrators”;

João Miguel Correia Freire, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, December 2012, “Smart Sensors for Ubiquitous Health Monitoring of Wheelchair Users”;

Pedro Miguel Mouta Rodrigues, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, February 2008, “Satellite Attitude Determination with an Optical Position Sensing Detector”;

Miguel António Felizardo da Costa, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, February 2008, “New Instrumentation for Superheated Droplets Detectors”;

Luís Miguel da Silva Gurriana, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, October 2004, “Implementação e Caracterização Metrológica de um Sistema de Medida para Monitorização da Qualidade da Água”;

João Bernardo Pereira Correia, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, January 2004, “Calibração e Correcção da Sensibilidade Cruzada Utilizando o Modelo Adoptado pela Norma IEEE 1451.2”;

Vítor Manuel Rodrigues Viegas, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, June 2003, “Projecto e Implementação de um Sistema de Sensores Inteligentes Baseado na Norma IEEE 1451”;

Carlos Manuel Almeida Santos, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, October 2001, “Automatização dos Ensaios de Carga Vertical em Estacas de Fundações”;

Paulo Maia Santos, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, October 2000, “Sistema Telemétrico para Monitorização da Qualidade da Água”;

Francisco André Corrêa Alegria, M.Sc. in ECE, IST/UTL, October 1997, “Calibração Automática de Aparelhos de Medida”;

André Gil Martin Cardoso, April 1996, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, “Síntese, análise e realização de filtros passivos”;

José Miguel Costa Dias Pereira, IST/UTL, February 1995, “Identificação de Componentes e Sistemas Passivos em Radiofrequência”.

Pedagogical and Scientific Capabilities

Manuel José Freire Fonseca da Silva, IST, July 1996.

Final Year Projects

Pedro Pedroso, LEEC, IST/UTL, December 2007, “Módulo Educacional da Malha de Captura de Fase”;

Rodrigo Parra and José Barreto, LEEC, IST/UTL, December 1998, “Sistema de telemetria para meio atmosférico e meio aquoso”;

José Luís Crespo Simão Nunes and António Jorge de Sousa Narra, LEEC, IST/UTL, August 1998, “Optimização e Simulação de um Sistema de Transmissão Óptica TDM com Igualação Discreta”;

André de Jesus and Pedro Ferreira, LEEC, IST/UTL, July 1998,: “Comutação Fotónica de Solitões em Acopladores Não-Lineares de Fibras Ópticas”;

Miguel Alexandre Cabral and Rui Filipe Efigénio Gomes, LEEC, IST/UTL, April 1998, “Tecnologias para Calibração de Conteúdo Visual MPEG-4”;

Hélder Milheiros and Nuno Felizardo, LEEC, IST/UTL, December 1997, “Disrupção de Linhas Aéreas de Alta Tensão Face a Descargas Atmosféricas”;

Paulo Manuel Martins dos Santos, LEEC, IST/UTL, October 1997, “Placa Multi-Função para PC”;

Adérito Machaieie, Fernando Mendes and Nuno Caldeira, LEEC, IST/UTL, August 1997, “Determinação, em Tempo Real, do Binário de uma Máquina Assíncrona pela Medição Digital dos Valores Instantâneos das Tensões e Correntes aos Terminais”;

Angela de Dominicis, Erasmus student, LEEC, IST/UTL, April 1997, “Ground Electrodes Behaviour for Lightning Currents “;

Nuno Daniel Mendonça Leitão and Pedro Escudeiro Morais, LEEC, IST/UTL, November 1996, “Defeitos Múltiplos em Linhas de Transmissão de Energia Originados por Descargas Atmosféricas “;

Ana Isabel Gonçalves Fernandes and Rui Manuel Boavida Martinho, LEEC, IST/UTL, October 1996, “Automatização de um Analisador de Redes, de Espectros e Medida de Impedância”;

João Saldanha Festas, LEEC, IST/UTL, September 1996, “Sobretensões em Linhas de Transmissão de Energia Causadas por Descargas Atmosféricas Indirectas”;

Sérgio Rui Abrantes Simões, Erasmus student, LEEC, IST/UTL, September 1996, “Estudo do Comportamento das Linhas de Média Tensão Face a Descargas Atmosféricas”;

Manuel Chen, Erasmus student, University of Erlangen, Nuremberg, Germany, IST, July 1996, “A graphical interface under windows for the test of ADCs using the VXI Standard”;

Maria de Fátima Trindade Guerreiro, Adriano Miguel Pinto de Almeida Farinha Rodrigues and Pedro Miguel Pinto Ramos, LEEC, IST/UTL, November 1995;

Francisco André Corrêa Alegria, LEEC, IST/UTL, November 1995, “Placa Multifunção para PC”;

  1. A. Ferreira Lopes and J. O. Machado Vitorino, LEEC, IST/UTL, June 1995, “Implementação de um Sistema Automático de Medida da Condutividade de Materiais Semicondutores Amorfos”;

Gilberto António Lopes, LEEC, IST/UTL, February 1995, “Sistema Automático para Determinar a Característica Magnética e Medir Perdas em Materiais Ferromagnéticos Macios Utilizando o Aparelho de Epstein”;

Maria da Conceição Falcão Líbano Monteiro, LEEC, IST/UT, January 1995.

  • Juries for Academic Positions

Associate Professor, Electronics, DEEC, IST, January 2017.

External expert in committees formed by Greek Universities for the evaluation of professors of different levels, since March 2014.

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, University of Évora, February 2012.

Assistant Professor, Computers, DEEC, IST, July 2011.

Full Professor, Electronics, DEEC, IST, December 2010.

Associate Professor, Electronics, DEEC, IST, December 2010.

Full Professor, Electronics or Computer, DEEC, IST, December 2009.

Associate Professor, Electronics, DEEC, IST, December 2009.

  • Other Juries

Prémio Luís Vidigal, 2014

  • University Extension
    • Post-University

European Social Fund:

–    Fundamentals of Laboratorial Instrumentation, action “Projecto Hidrometalúrgico”, in 1987;

–    Instrumentation, action “Instalações e Sistemas de Energia Eléctrica”, in 1986 and 1987.

  • Pré-University

European Social Fund:

–    Instrumentation and Measuring Equipment, Metropolitano de Lisboa, 1996;

–    Foundations of Measurements and Instrumentation, FUNDETEC, actions “Especialistas em Sistemas Industriais e Robóticos” and “Técnicos Base em Sistemas Industriais e Robóticos”, in 1987;

–    Laboratorial Instrumentation, FUNDETEC, actions “Especialistas em Sistemas Industriais e Robóticos” and “Técnicos Base em Sistemas Industriais e Robóticos”, in 1987.

  • Seminars, Talks and Short-term Courses
  • “Automated Measuring Systems for Environmental Monitoring”. Invited talk under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer presented in Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, July 2018;
  • “Globalization: past, present and future”. Invited talk under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer presented in the American University of Armenia, June 2018;
  • “Wireless Sensor Networks”. Plenary talk under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer program presented at the 22nd IMEKO TC 4 International Symposium and 20-th International Workshop on ADC Modelling and Testing, 14-15 September 2017, Iasi, Romania;
  • “Health Monitoring in Ambulatory Regime. Telecare”. Invited talk as keynote speaker under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer presented at the 13th International Conference on Healthcare and Life Science Research (ICHLSR), May 26-27, 2017, Lisbon, Portugal;
  • “Environmental Monitoring”. Invited talk as keynote speaker under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer program presented at the IEEE Mexican Humanitarian Technology Conference 2017, March 29‐31, 2017, Puebla, Mexico;
  • “Meet I&M: Environmental Monitoring”. Invited talk and participation in a round table at the IEEE Mexican Humanitarian Technology Conference 2017, March 29‐31, 2017, Puebla, Mexico;
  • “Wireless Sensor Networks and their Applications”. Plenary talk under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer program presented at the World Congress on Engineering and Applications – 2016 (WCEA – 2016), 16 -17 December 2016, Bangkok, Thailand;
  • “Automated Measuring Systems for Environmental Monitoring”. Invited talk as keynote speaker under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer program presented at the Second International Symposium on Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (ISTA’16), September 21‐24, 2016, Jaipur, India;
  • “Tactile Sensors for Industrial, Medical and Robotic Applications”, 7th International Conference on Advanced Concepts on Mechanical Engineering (ACME 2016). Invited talk as keynote speaker under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer program in Plenary Session, Iasi, Romania, 9th June 2016;
  • “Wireless Sensor Networks for Smart/Precise Agriculture”, 7th International Conference on Advanced Concepts on Mechanical Engineering (ACME 2016). Invited talk under the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Distinguished Lecturer program in Session ACME-07-01 Technologies in Agriculture and Food Processing, Iasi, Romania, 9th June 2016;
  • “Microwave Doppler Radar in Unobtrusive Health Monitoring”, invited talk in 2014 Joint IMEKO TC1-TC7-TC13 Symposium, Funchal, Madeira Island, 4th September 2014;
  • “Marine Technology Instrumentation”, short-term course, The IP Martin Summer School Marine Technology Instrumentation, Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), 29th June – 18th, July 2014;
  • Invited Professor, Warsaw University of Technology, May-June 2014. Seminars on:

“Directives, Standards, Regulation, Industrial property”

“Health Monitoring”

“Environmental Monitoring”

“Tactile Sensors: Industrial, Robotic and Medical Applications”

“Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN)”

“Globalization: The World today and in the future”

  • “Registo de Saúde Electrónico: Porquê? Como?”, invited talk in seminar “Relação Terapêutica em Enfermagem. A Multidimensionalidade da Comunicação, 4-5 January 2013;
  • “Redes Sem Fios de Sensores (Wireless Sensor Networks)”, invited talk, 2012-2013 Academic Year Opening Ceremony, Escola Naval, 16th November 2012;
  • “Smart System for Biological Parameters Monitoring Based on NI Technology”, invited talk, NI Days2007, April 2007;
  • “Automated Remote Electronic Instrumentation: Virtual Instrumentation”, (http://db.intersek.ntnu.no/athens/catalog/show/137), IST1 course, Athens Programme, March 2007;
  • “Sensores de Fibras Ópticas”, invited talk, Mestrado em Recuperação e Conservação do Património Construído, Instituto Superior Técnico, May 2006;
  • “National Instruments and the IT Instrumentation and Measurements Group”, invited talk, NIDays, March 2006;
  • “Formação e Qualificação de Técnicos de Instalações Eléctricas”, seminar, CS-01 of CNQ, June 2002;
  • “Uma Visão sobre Metrologia: Presente e Futuro”; invited speaker, Plenary Session of Jornadas de Engenharia de Automação, Controlo e Instrumentação, Escola Superior de Tecnologia do Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, May 2002;
  • Invited talks: “Qualidade; Acreditação de Laboratórios de Calibração e de Ensaios; Compatibilidade Electromagnética”; invited lesson, “Controlo e Transmissão de Dados em Sistemas de Medida via RS 232 e IEEE 488”, Convénio ICCTI/UEM (Projecto 423 UEM), Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, República of Mozambique, November 2001;
  • “Desenvolvimento e Teste de Conversores A/D”, seminar, Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores (INESC), January 2000;
  • “Ensino Universitário e Cursos Técnicos Profissionais”, in seminar “A Qualidade no Sector Eléctrico”, Comissão Sectorial 01 (CS-01), Conselho Nacional da Qualidade (CNQ), November 1999;
  • Qualidade (Quality) and Compatibilidade Electromagnética – Directivas Comunitárias, Normas e Ensaios (Electromagnetic Compatibility – Directives, Standards and Tests), Programme SOCRATES: Higher Education ERASMUS, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, “Gh. Asachi” Technical University, Iasi, Romania, January 1999;
  • “Compatibilidade Electromagnética” (Electromagnetic Compatibility), IEEE chapters Industry Applications Society, Industrial Electronic Society and Power Electronic Society, Instituto Superior Técnico and Instituto de Telecomunicações, January 1998;
  • “Interferência e Compatibilidade Electromagnéticas (EMI/EMC)” (Electromagnetic Interference and Susceptibility), Departamento de Armas e Electrónica, Escola Naval, 5th and 6th June 1995.
    • Juries for Professional Positions

Director of the Metrology Department, Instituto Português da Qualidade, I.P, IPQ, April 2016.

Director of Unit National Metrology Laboratory, Instituto Português da Qualidade, I.P, IPQ, January 2015.

Director of the Metrology Department, Instituto Português da Qualidade, I.P, IPQ, February 2010.

Buildings and Spaces Manager, Departamento de Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores, IST/UTL, December 2010.

Coordinator of the Administrative Services, Departamento de Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores, IST/UTL, December 2010.

Finance Services Coordinator, Departamento de Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores, IST/UTL, December 2010.

  • Other Juries

Prémio Inovação Jovem Engenheiro, Ordem dos Engenheiros, 2010.

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