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... Manfred Niehus


Manfred Niehus

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 02-02-2009
Roles in IT: Researcher
Scientific Area: Basic Sciences and Enabling Technologies
Group: Physics of Information and Quantum Technologies - 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

  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-2005
  • Photonics
  • Nanowires
  • Single photon emitter
  • Non-linear effects
  • Semiconductors
  • Optical Fiber
  • Instituo Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 01-01-2002, Eq. Prof. Adjunto
Supervision of theses
  • Fibras ópticas especiais como sensores ambientais e biológicos, MSc Student, Hugo Rodrigues, 09-2010
  • Desenvolvimento de Aplicações da Visão Estereoscópica baseadas na Polarização da Luz , MSc Student, Paulo Simões, 09-2010
  • Comunicação Óptica Segura, MSc Student, Paulo Alves, 11-2008
  • Espectroscopia Óptica com orifícios nanométricos, Research Grant, Hugo Pinto, 01-2009
  • Espectroscopia por fotocorrente constante baseado em LED II, Research Grant, Joel Cruz, 09-2007
  • M. Niehus, R.S. Schwarz, M.K. Kunst, Electronic and thermal effects in transient photocurrent measurements after laser and microwave excitation in amorphous and microcrystalline semiconductors, Chapter in, Physics and Applications of Disordered Materials, M.A.Popescu, INOE Publishing House, Bucharest, 2002

Closed Projects4

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
CONLUZ Steering of light in nonlinear waveguides with resonant interactions FCT/PTDC 01-01-2011 01-12-2013
OSP-HNLF OSP-HNLF - Optical Signal Processing Using Highly Nonlinear Fibers FCT/PTDC 01-05-2010 01-04-2013
QuantPrivTel QuantPrivTel: Quantum PrivateTelecommunications FCT/PTDC 01-01-2010 01-06-2013
QuSim QuSim – Integrated Photonics Quantum Simulations IT/LA 01-07-2014 01-06-2016
  • M. Niehus, 3º WORKSHOP ISEL|SENSORES, Portugal, Lisboa, 11-2008
  • M. Niehus, Comunicação (Óptica) Segura (Uma Perspectiva da Engenharia), Portugal, Lisboa, 06-2008
  • M. Niehus, Electron Trapping in Wide Band Gap Semiconductors, Portugal, Lisboa, 05-2008
  • M. Niehus, 2º WORKSHOP ISEL|SENSORES, Portugal, Lisboa, 10-2007
  • M. Niehus, 1º WORKSHOP ISEL|SENSORES, Portugal, Lisbon, 12-2006
  • European Conf. on Networks and Optical Communications - NOC, Scientific Committee, 2010
  • IBERSENSOR 2010 - 7th Ibero-American Congress on Sensors, Organizing Committee, 2010
  • Jornadas de Engenharia de Electrónica e Telecomunicações e de Computadores do ISEL, Organizing Committee, 2008