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... Américo Manuel Carapeto Correia

Senior Researcher

Américo Correia

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

  • Agregação, ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, 01-01-2006
  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-2000
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-01-1988, Senior Member
Supervision of theses
  • Planeamento Rádio para Redes 3G em Cabo Verde, MSc Student, Adilson Mendes Ramos, 11-2017
  • Comunicações Device to Device (D2D), MSc Student, Daniela Alexandra Monteiro Gonçalves, 11-2017
  • Software de Planeamento Rádio para 3GPP LTE-Advanced, MSc Student, Luís Filipe Vicente Henriques, 11-2017
  • Sistemas de comunicação para condução automática, MSc Student, Miguel José Ferreira Gonçalves, 11-2017
  • Interferência em comunicações D2D, MSc Student, Edvaldo de Sousa Soares Segundo, 09-2017
  • Comunicação Veículo para Veículo, MSc Student, Margarida do Carmo Mendes Barradas, 07-2017
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Low Complexity Receivers for Single Carrier Large-Scale Spatial Modulation Systems, MSc Student, Pedro Miguel Carvalho Cristóvão, 11-2018
  • M. Silva, A. Correia, MIMO Techniques and Applications, Chapter in, MIMO Processing for 4G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Evolution, Mário Marques da Silva and Francisco A. Monteiro, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, FL, USA, 2014
  • A. Correia, M. Silva, Link and System Level simulations for MIMO, Chapter in, MIMO Processing for 4G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Evolution, M. Marques da Silva, F. A. Monteiro, CRC Press, New York, 2014
  • A. Correia, R. Dinis, N.S. Souto, J. C. Silva, LTE E-MBMS capacity and inter-site gains, Chapter in, Evolved Cellular Network planning and Optimization for UMTS and LTE, L. Song and J. Shen, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, New York, 2010
  • A. Correia, N.S. Souto, J. C. Silva, Air Interface Enhancements for Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Service, Chapter in, Handbook of Mobile Brodcasting, Borko Furt, Syed Ahson, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, 2008
  • A. Correia, Modulation and Coding, Chapter in, Third Generation Mobile Communication Systems, Ramjee Prasad, Walter Konhauser, Werner Mohr, Artech House, Boston,London, 2000
  • N.S. Souto, J. C. Silva, F. Cercas, A. Correia, A. J. Rodrigues, Detecção Iterativa e Estimação de Canal para Sistemas WCDMA que utilizam constelações QAM hierárquicas, PT103527, -1, (status pending), Ownership: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • A. Correia, Diversity Transmission Method and System, NC 18264, EU, -1, (status pending), Ownership: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • A. Correia, Diversity Transmission Method and System, NC 18264, USA, -1, (status pending), Ownership: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • M. Silva, R. Dinis, A. Correia, RECEPTOR NO DOMÍNIO DA FREQUÊNCIA PARA MODULAÇÕES SC-FDE COM STBC, 105495, -1, (status pending), Ownership: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • A. Correia, Subjective Video Quality Computation, EP 1 763 248 A1, -1, (status pending), Ownership: Instituto de Telecomunicações

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
MESMOQoE Orquestração Automática Energeticamente Eficiente de Redes Móveis Optimizando a Qualidade de Experiência P2020 01-09-2017 31-08-2019

Closed Projects8

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ADIN Advanced PHY/MAC Design for Infrastructure-less Networks FCT/PTDC 01-07-2013 01-12-2015
B-BONE Broadcasting and Multicasting Over Enhanced UMTS Mobile Broadband Networks EU 01-02-2004 30-06-2006
BMRUF Broadcasting and Multicasting in Enhanced UMTS Networks FCT/POSC 01-03-2005 30-09-2006
C-MOBILE Advanced MBMS for the Future Mobile World EU 01-03-2006 01-04-2008
COILS Comparison of WiMAX and LTE on a Personal Cell Scenario for the Provision of Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Services IT/LA 01-12-2008 01-11-2010
NEUF LTE-Advanced Enhancements using Femtocells FCT/PTDC 01-03-2012 01-03-2014
SAAS Remote Piloted Semi-Autonomous Aerial Surveillance System Using Terrestrial Wireless Networks IT/LA 01-03-2012 01-04-2014
SEACORN Simulation of Enhanced UMTS Access and Core Networks EU 01-03-2002 28-02-2004
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf. - VTC-Spring, Technical Programme Committee, 2011