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... Pedro Renato Tavares Pinho

Senior Researcher

Pedro Pinho

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


Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Universidade de Aveiro, 17-12-2004
  • MSc, Universidade de Aveiro, 26-04-2000
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Aveiro, 18-07-1997
  • Antenna design
  • Wireless Systems
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 24-02-2016, Senior Member
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-11-2013 - 23-02-2016, Member
  • Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 01-01-2010, Prof. Adjunto
  • Electromagnetismo Aplicado, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, Lic. Engenharia Electrónica Telecomunicações e Computadores
  • Propagação e Radiação, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, Lic. Engenharia Electrónica Telecomunicações e Computadores
  • Radio Comunicações, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, Licenciatura em Eng.ª Electrónica e Telecomunicações
  • Sistemas de comunicação ótica, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, Mestrado em Engª Eletrónica e Telecomunicações
Supervision of theses
  • Classificação automática de cancro da mama em imagiologia por micro-ondas, MSc Student, José Paulo Dos Santos Nunes, 02-2019
  • IoT Network – Design and Implementation, MSc Student, Bruno Alexandre Duarte Santos Costa, 12-2018
  • Antena de dupla banda para Wi-Fi, MSc Student, Nuno Filipe Caim Cascalho, 12-2018
  • Deteção do Cancro da Mama por MWI, MSc Student, Pedro Manuel Osório Lopes, 12-2018
  • Aplicações sobre redes definidas por Software baseadas em OpenFlow, MSc Student, David Alexandre Figueira Pernes, 12-2016
  • Análise e simulação de guias de onda dielétricos, MSc Student, Paulo Jorge Passos Sério Lourenço, 12-2016
  • Intelligent Brand Protection, MSc Student, Joaquim Henriques Félix, 10-2016
  • Reconfigurable Antenna for Mobile Terminal, MSc Student, André Miguel dos Santos Soares, 12-2015
  • Algoritmos de Estimação da Direção de Chegada de Sinal, MSc Student, Jaime Francisco Saraiva de Almeida, 12-2015
  • Sobrevivência das Redes de Transporte da Nova Geração, MSc Student, Henrique Manuel da Fonseca Fernandes, 11-2015
  • Avaliação do consumo energético de uma rede de acesso, MSc Student, Celso José Monteiro Alice, 07-2015
Co-Supervision of theses
  • UWB RADAR for Medical Imaging, MSc Student, Beatriz Carvalho de Melo Ferreira, 12-2018
  • 17GHz ISM Antena, MSc Student, MICHAEL RODRIGUES DUARTE, 12-2017
  • Antena UWB para imagem médica, MSc Student, Vitor Cruz, 12-2017
  • Plataforma de projeto de ligações óticas ponto a ponto, MSc Student, João Neto Cordeiro, 06-2017
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Detect and Pointing Algorithms Performance for a 2D Adaptive Antenna Array, Chapter in, Antenna Arrays and Beam-formation, Prof. Modar Shbat, Intech Open, Rijeka-Croatia, 2017
  • P. Pinho, Introductory Chapter: The Path to the Future, Chapter in, Optical Communication Technology, Intech Open, Croatia, 2017
  • C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, Poluição Eletromagnética e os Novos Desafios em Moda: Antenas no Vestuário, Chapter in, Espaços de moda geográficos, físicos e virtuais, Isabel Cantista, Actual, Lisboa, 2016
  • C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, S A Agneessens, H R Rogier, Wearable technologies: Dielectric materials for textile antennas, Chapter in, Pesquisas em Design, Gestão e Tecnologia de Têxtil e Moda: 1º semestre de 2014, Isabel Cristina Italiano, João Paulo Marcicano, Júlia Baruque Ramos, Maria Silvia Barros de Held e Regina Aparecida Sanches, EDUSP, São Paulo, 2014
  • J. R. Pereira, P. Pinho, Using the Smith chart in an E-learning approach, Chapter in, E-Learning-Organizational Infrastructure and Tools for Specific Areas, Elvis Pontes, Anderson Silva, Adilson Guelfi and Sergio Takeo Kofuji, In-Tech, 2012
  • H. Catarino, P. Pinho, Comparison of UMTS and DVB-SH in Terms of the Quality of the Received Signal and the Cell Range, Chapter in, Mobile Multimedia Communications, Jonathan Rodriguez, Rahim Tafazolli and Christos Verikoukis, Springer, 2012
  • P. Pinho, Telecomunicações, Chapter in, CLME 08, J. F. Silva Gomes, EDIÇÕES INEGI, Porto, 2008
  • C. Gouveia, J. Vieira, P. Pinho, Motion Detection Method for Clutter Rejection in the Bio-Radar Signal Processing, ICRST 2018 : International Conference on Radar Science and Technology, Barcelona, Spain, Vol., pp. -, August, 2018 | BibTex
  • F. Pereira, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Small Size Antennas Mountable on Mettalic Gas Cylinders, IEEE International Symp. on Antennas and Propagation - IEEE AP-S/USNC-URSI, Boston, United States, Vol., pp. -, July, 2018,
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  • C. Gouveia, D. Malafaia, J. Vieira, P. Pinho, Influence of Radiation Pattern in the Performance of Bio-Radar, IEEE 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, Vol., pp. -, July, 2018 | BibTex
  • D. Belo, D. Ribeiro, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, A low Complexity and Accurate Batery-less Trackable Device, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS2018, Philadelphia, United States, Vol., pp. -, June, 2018 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, M. DUARTE, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Microstrip Antenna for IoT/WLAN Applications in Smart Homes at 17GHz, European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP, London, United Kingdom, Vol., pp. -, April, 2018 | BibTex
  • M. DUARTE, T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, In house development of 17GHz antennas: potentialities and difficulties, 11º Congresso do Comité Português da URSI, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol., pp. -, November, 2017 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, R. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, R. Salvado, Influence of the Laminating Manufacturing Technique on the S11 Parameter of Printed Textile Antennas, IEEE International Microwave Workshop Series on Advanced Materials and Processes IEEE-MTTS, Pavia, Italy, Vol., pp. -, September, 2017 | BibTex
  • F. Pereira, P. Pinho, R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, S.I. Lopes, Antenna design for ultra-compact Bluetooth devices, IEEE International Symp. on Antennas and Propagation - IEEE AP-S/USNC-URSI, San Diego, United States, Vol., pp. -, July, 2017,
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  • D. Belo, R. Correia, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, Enabling a Constant and Efficient Flow of Wireless Energy for IoT Sensors, IEEE International Microwave Symposium IMS2017, Honolulu, United States, Vol., pp. -, June, 2017 | BibTex
  • D. Belo, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, 12.6 GHz off-set fed multilayer reflectarray, IEEE International Symp. on Antennas and Propagation - IEEE AP-S/USNC-URSI, San Diego, United States, Vol., pp. -, June, 2017 | BibTex
  • I. Elfergani, A. Hussaini, J. Rodriguez, A. Navarro, P. Pinho, R.A. Abd-Alhameed Abd-Alhameed, Balanced antenna structure with slotted ground plane for LTE dual-band, Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conf. – LAPC, Loughborough, United Kingdom, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 5, November, 2016 | BibTex
  • I. Elfergani, A. Hussaini, J. Rodriguez, A. Navarro, P. Pinho, A. Mahmoud, R.A. Abd-Alhameed Abd-Alhameed, A small-size zigzag balanced antenna for LTE systems, IEEE Nanotechnology Council. 11th IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference (NMDC 2016) NMDC 2016, Toulouse, France, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 2, October, 2016 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Non-uniform microstrip antenna array for tolling using a single access lane, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Fajardo, Puerto Rico, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 2, July, 2016 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, S A Agneessens, H R Rogier, P. Pinho, R. Salvado, Electromagnetic Characterization of Textile Materials for the Design of Wearable Antennas, The Fiber Society Conference, Mulhouse, France, Vol. 1, pp. 108 - 109, May, 2016 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, R. Gonçalves, C. Lopes, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, Textile Antenna for RF Energy Harvesting Fully Embedded in Clothing, European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP, Davos, Switzerland, Vol. 10, pp. 1 - 4, April, 2016 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, C. Lopes, R. Salvado, R. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, Smart Coat with a Textile Antenna for Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting, 2nd International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications, Sciforum Electronic Conference Series, Switzerland, Vol. 2, pp. 1 - 7, November, 2015 | BibTex
  • C. Lopes, C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, H R Rogier, S A Agneessens, Development of Substrate Integrated Waveguides with Textile Materials by Hand-made Techniques, 2nd International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications, Basel, Switzerland, Vol. 2, pp. 1 - 6, November, 2015 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Microstrip antenna array for a new tolling approach in highways access, 10th Conference on Telecommunications Conftele, Aveiro, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 4, September, 2015,
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  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, V. C. Duarte, Circularly polarized microstrip antenna array for the Ka-band, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Vancouver, Canada, Vol. 1, pp. 1864 - 1865, July, 2015 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, R. Abreu, Non-uniform printed antenna array for wireless communications in sports arenas, European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 4, April, 2015 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Passive Sensors for Food Quality Monitoring and Counterfeiting, IEEE Sensors, Valencia, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, November, 2014 | BibTex
  • R. F. Fernandes, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, T. Varum, Wi-Fi intruder detection: An experimental approach, International Conf. on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies - SECURWARE, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 101 - 105, November, 2014,
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  • C. Loss, C. Lopes, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, Designing Technology Systems with Textile Materials: Wearable Antennas, Global Fashion Conference 2014 – Rethinking and Reworking: Challenges and Solutions for the Conjunction of Creation and Technology, Ghent, Belgium, Vol. 3, pp. 1 - 6, November, 2014 | BibTex
  • C. Lopes, C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, Fashion and internet of things, Global Fashion Conference 2014 – Rethinking and Reworking: Challenges and Solutions for the Conjunction of Creation and Technology, Ghent, Belgium, Vol. 3, pp. 1 - 6, November, 2014 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, C. Lopes, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, R. Gonçalves, Textile Materials for Developing the Wireless Communication, Transition: Re-thinking Textiles and Surfaces, Huddersfield, United Kingdom, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 11, November, 2014 | BibTex
  • C. Lopes, C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, Conductive Textiles and Surfaces to Protect Against Electromagnetic Radiation, Transition: Re-thinking Textiles and Surfaces, Huddersfield, United Kingdom, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 9, November, 2014 | BibTex
  • R. F. Fernandes, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, T. Varum, Wi-Fi Intruder Detection, IEEE Conf. on Wireless Sensors - ICWiSe, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Vol. 1, pp. 96 - 99, October, 2014 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, R. M. Magueta, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, Passive Sensors Embedded Into Logistic Chains, URSI General Assembly, Beijing, China, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 4, August, 2014 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, R. Abreu, Non-uniform microstrip antenna array for Rx DSRC communications, IEEE International Symp. on Antennas and Propagation - IEEE AP-S/USNC-URSI, Memphis, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 1071 - 1072, July, 2014 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, R. Abreu, The impact of different power dividers used in a non-uniform planar antenna array, IEEE International Symp. on Antennas and Propagation - IEEE AP-S/USNC-URSI, Memphis, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 1690 - 1691, July, 2014 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, R. M. Magueta, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, RFID passive tag antenna for cork bottle stopper, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Memphis, TN, United States, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, July, 2014 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, R. M. Magueta, A. D. Duarte, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, UHF RFID tag antenna for bottle labeling, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Memphis, TN, United States, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, July, 2014 | BibTex
  • P. S. Soares, R. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, Corrugated Horn Antenna for CosmoGal Satellite with Reduced Dimensions, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Memphis, TN, United States, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, July, 2014 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Smart Environment Technology as a Possible Enabler of Smart Cities, IEEE International Microwave Theory and Tech. Symp., Tampa, FL, United States, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, June, 2014 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, S.R. Rima, R. M. Magueta, A.C. Collado, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, A. G. Georgiadis, RFID Tags on Cork Stoppers for Bottle Identification, IEEE International Microwave Theory and Tech. Symp., Tampa, FL, United States, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, June, 2014 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, C. Lopes, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, R. Gonçalves, F V Velez, H S Saraiva, J T Tavares, N. Barroca, L B Borges, Developing Sustainable Communication Interfaces Through Fashion Design, STS Italia 5th STS Italia Conference – A Matter of Design: Making Society through Science and Technology, Milan, Italy, Vol. 5, pp. 1 - 15, June, 2014 | BibTex
  • Henrique M. Saraiva M. Saraiva, Luis M. Borges, P. Pinho, N. Barroca, J. Tavares, Paulo T. Gouveia T. Gouveia, F. J. Velez, C. Loss, , R. Gonçalves, Experimental Characterization of Wearable Antennas and Circuits for RF Energy Harvesting in WBANs, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf. - VTC-Spring, Seoul, Korea, South, Vol. -, pp. - - -, May, 2014,
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  • Luis M. Borges, N. Barroca, P. Pinho, Henrique M. Saraiva M. Saraiva, J. Tavares, Paulo T. Gouveia T. Gouveia, F. J. Velez, C. Loss, , R. Gonçalves, Design and Evaluation of Multi-Band RF Energy Harvesting Circuits and Antennas for WSNs, International Conf. on Telecommunications - ICT, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, May, 2014,
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  • R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Intermodulation in Active Reconfigurable Antennas, Integrated Non-linear Microwave and Millimetre-wave Circuits Conf. - INMMIC, Leuven, Belgium, Vol. 1, pp. - - -, April, 2014 | BibTex
  • J. Tavares, N. Barroca, P. Pinho, Henrique M. Saraiva M. Saraiva, Luis M. Borges, F. J. Velez, C. Loss, R. Salvado, R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, Spectrum Opportunities for Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting from 350 MHz to 3 GHz, URSI Seminar of the Portuguese Committee, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. -, pp. - - -, November, 2013 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Investigation into cork substrate printed antennas for RFID applications, URSI Seminar of the Portuguese Committee, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. -, pp. - - -, November, 2013 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, R. Salvado, R. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, Development of a textile antenna for 2,45 GHz applications, International Conf. on Engineering - ICEUBI, Covilhã, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 9, November, 2013 | BibTex
  • C. Lopes, C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, R. Gonçalves, F. J. Velez, J. Tavares, H S Saraiva, N. Barroca, Têxteis Condutores: Interface entre o indivíduo e o ambiente, DESIGNA 2013 - International Conference on Design Research - Interface, Covilhã, Portugal, Vol. 3, pp. 291 - 298, November, 2013 | BibTex
  • N. Barroca, Henrique M. Saraiva M. Saraiva, P. Pinho, Paulo T. Gouveia T. Gouveia, J. Tavares, Luis M. Borges, F. J. Velez, C. Loss, , R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, , Antennas and Circuits for Ambient RF Energy Harvesting in Wireless Body Area Networks, IEEE International Symp. on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Commun - PIMRC, London, United Kingdom, Vol. -, pp. - - -, September, 2013 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, C. Loss, R. Salvado, Textile Antenna for Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting for GSM900 and DCS1800 bands, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Orlando, United States, Vol. -, pp. - - -, July, 2013 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Metamaterial inspired compact printed antenna for WLAN applications, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Orlando, United States, Vol. -, pp. - - -, July, 2013 | BibTex
  • L. Brás, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Planar Omnidirectional Microstrip Antenna Array for 5 GHz ISM and UNII band, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Orlando, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 2, July, 2013,
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  • L. Brás, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, Omnidirectional Printed Loop Antenna for Taxi Communications, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Orlando, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 2, July, 2013,
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  • R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Increasing the RFID Readability Range Using Wireless Power Transmission Enhancements, IEEE Wireless Power Transfer Conf. - WPTC, Perugia, Italy, Vol. -, pp. - - -, May, 2013 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, E. S. Santana, N.B.C. Carvalho, Smart Floor: Indoor navigation based on RFID, IEEE Wireless Power Transfer Conf. - WPTC, Perugia, Italy, Vol. -, pp. - - -, May, 2013 | BibTex
  • J. Tavares, N. Barroca, Henrique M. Saraiva M. Saraiva, Luis M. Borges, F. J. Velez, C. Loss, , P. Pinho, R. Gonçalves, N.B.C. Carvalho, Spectrum Opportunities for Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting from 350 MHz to 3 GHz, International Symp. on Medical Information and Communication Technology - ISMICT, Tokyo, Japan, Vol. -, pp. 126 - 130, March, 2013 | BibTex
  • R. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, Antena Impressa Reconfigurável de Pequena Dimensão para Dispositivos Móveis, URSI Seminar of the Portuguese Committee, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. . - ., November, 2012 | BibTex
  • N. Sousa Sousa, P. Pinho, Aplicação das ondas electromagnéticas na auto-suficiência de circuitos electrónicos, URSI Seminar of the Portuguese Committee, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, November, 2012 | BibTex
  • N. Sousa Sousa, P. Pinho, Aplicação das ondas electromagnéticas na auto-suficiência de circuitos electrónicos, URSI Seminar of the Portuguese Committee, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, November, 2012 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, Electromagnetic Pollution And New Fashion Challenges: Antennas On Clothing, Global Fashion Conference 2012, Madrid, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 18, November, 2012 | BibTex
  • C. Loss, R. Salvado, P. Pinho, Antenas têxteis integradas em vestuário para recolha de energia ambiente, Designa 2012 - International Conference on Design Research - Un/Sustainability, Covilhã, Portugal, Vol. 2, pp. 237 - 242, November, 2012 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, A. Oliveira, Printed Antenna for DSRC Systems with Omnidirectional Circular Polarization, IEEE Conf. on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Anchorage, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 4, September, 2012,
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  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Omnidirectional Circularly Polarized Antenna for DSRC Systems, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Chicago, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 2, July, 2012,
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  • P. Pinho, M. Véstias, A high-rate MIMO receiver in an FPGA, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Chicago, United States, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, July, 2012 | BibTex
  • J. Silva, P. Pinho, M. Véstias, Receptor MIMO em FPGA Baseado no Esquema de Alamouti, Jornadas sobre Sistemas Reconfiguráveis - REC, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, February, 2012 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, M. Véstias, Receptor MIMO em FPGA Baseado no Esquema de Alamouti, Jornadas sobre Sistemas Reconfiguráveis - REC, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, February, 2012 | BibTex
  • M. Almeida, P. Pinho, F. M. Ramos, Radio over Fiber (RoF):A comparison of low-cost systems, Conf. on Electronics, Telecommunications and Computers - CETC, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. -- - --, November, 2011,
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  • J. Silva, P. Pinho, M. Véstias, Design of the Alamouti Scheme for a MIMO Receiver and its implementation in a FPGA, Conf. on Electronics, Telecommunications and Computers - CETC, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. -- - --, November, 2011,
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  • L. Brás, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Improved Sectorised Antenna for Indoor Localization Systems, European Microwave Week/European Microwave Conf., Manchester, United Kingdom, Vol., pp. 1 - 4, October, 2011,
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  • L. Brás, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Location System applied in Management of Emergency Scenarios, ETH Zurich 10 International Conf. on Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation - IPIN, Guimaraes, Portugal, Vol., pp. 1 - 4, September, 2011,
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  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Printed antenna for On-Board Unit of a DSRC System, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Spokane, United States, Vol., pp. 457 - 460, July, 2011,
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  • L. Brás, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Patch-Excited Horn Antenna Array for Localization Systems, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Spokane, United States, Vol., pp. 1 - 4, July, 2011,
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  • F.S. Silva, P. Pinho, Performance of microstrip antennas in the presence of EBG in an indoor localization system, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Spokane, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 3095 - 3098, July, 2011,
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  • M. Almeida, P. Pinho, F. M. Ramos, Evaluation of a Low-Cost Radio-Over-Fiber System, Symp. on Enabling Optical Networks - SEON, Aveiro, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. -- - --, July, 2011,
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  • N. Amaro, C. Mendes, P. Pinho, Bending effects on a textile microstrip antenna, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Spokane, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 282 - 285, July, 2011,
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  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, R. Abreu, Microstrip antenna for vehicular communications with improved axial ratio band, EUROCON and CONFTELE 2011, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol., pp. 1 - 4, April, 2011,
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  • L. Brás, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Indoor/Outdoor Management System Compliant with Google Maps and Android® OS, EUROCON and CONFTELE 2011, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol., pp. 1 - 4, April, 2011,
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  • L. Brás, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Low Power Localization Engine Based on Wireless Sensor Networks, IBERSENSOR 2010 - 7th Ibero-American Congress on Sensors, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol., pp. 1 - 5, October, 2010,
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  • P. Pinho, Comparison of UMTS and DVB-SH in terms of the quality of the received signal and the cell range, International Mobile Multimedia Communications Conf. - Mobimedia, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. --, pp. -- - --, September, 2010 | BibTex
  • T. Varum, J. M. Matos, P. Pinho, Antena para comunicações DSRC, URSI Seminar of the Portuguese Committee, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol., pp. 1 - 4, September, 2010,
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  • L. Brás, N.B.C. Carvalho, P. Pinho, Low Power Location Protocol based on ZigBee Wireless Sensor Networks, ETH Zurich 10 International Conf. on Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation - IPIN, Zurich, Switzerland, Vol., pp. 1 - 7, September, 2010,
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  • P. Pinho, Mobile radio channel characterization using FDTD, Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Cáceres, Spain, Vol. --, pp. -- - --, May, 2010 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Low Profile Multiband antenna for mobile communications, European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP, Barcelona, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, April, 2010 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Bi Dimensional Characterization of a Wimax radio channel at 3.5GHz, European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP, Barcelona, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, April, 2010 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, A. F. Fantoni, FDTD simulation of light propagation inside a-Si:H structures, Materials Research Society Symp., São Francisco, United States, Vol. --, pp. -- - --, April, 2010 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Caracterização bidimensional de um canal rádio wimax, Conf. da Engenharia - UBIEngenharias, Covilhã, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, November, 2009 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Comparação UMTS versus DVB-SH, URSI Seminar of the Portuguese Committee, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, November, 2009 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, SAR determination and influence of the human head in the radiation of a mobile antenna for two different frequencies, International Conf. on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications - ICEAA, Torino, Italy, Vol. 1, pp. --- - --, September, 2009 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Influence of the human head in the radiation of a mobile antenna, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symp. - PIERS, Moscovo, Russia, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, August, 2009 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, FDTD with selective update: a method to minimize the simulation time, Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. --- - ---, May, 2009 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Influência da presença humana no desempenho de uma antena de um terminal móvel, Jornadas de Engenharia de Telecomunicações e Computadores, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, November, 2008 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, FDTD com actualização selectiva. Método para minimizar o tempo de simulação, Jornadas de Engenharia de Telecomunicações e Computadores, Lisboa, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1, November, 2008 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, M. D. Domingues, P. Ferreira, S. Gomes, A. Gomide, J. R. Pereira, Resolution of 2D Maxwell's equations using interpolating wavelets, Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Chiclana, Spain, Vol. --, pp. -- - --, October, 2008 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Antenas impressas para terminais móveis pequenos e multibanda, Congresso Luso Moçambicano de Engenharia - CLME, Maputo, Mozambique, Vol. --, pp. -- - --, September, 2008 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, M. D. Domingues, P. Ferreira, S. Gomes, A. Gomide, J. R. Pereira, Adaptive finite difference schemes based on interpolating wavelets for solving 2D Maxwell's equations, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Honolulu, United States, Vol. --, pp. -- - --, July, 2007 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, M. D. Domingues, P. Ferreira, S. Gomes, A. Gomide, J. R. Pereira, Resolução das equações de Maxwell usando wavelets interpolatórias e esquemas adaptativos, Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Barcelona, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 4, April, 2007 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, Ferramenta pedagógica FDTD, Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Barcelona, Spain, Vol. 1, pp. 1 - 4, April, 2007 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, S. Gomes, P. Ferreira, J. R. Pereira, A. Gomide, Resolution of Maxwell’s Equations in a non staggered grid model, European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP, Nice, France, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, November, 2006 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, S. Gomes, P. Ferreira, J. R. Pereira, Adaptive Method in Space for the Resolution of Maxwell’s Equations, International Conf. on Telecommunications - ICT, Funchal, Portugal, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, May, 2006 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, S. Gomes, P. Ferreira, J. R. Pereira, Malhas entrelaçadas versus malhas não entrelaçadas na solução das equações de Maxwell no domínio do tempo, Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Seia, Portugal, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, September, 2005 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, S. Gomes, P. Ferreira, J. R. Pereira, Solving Maxwell’s Equations using Interpolating Wavelets, Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Tomar, Portugal, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, April, 2005 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, P. Ferreira, J. R. Pereira, Multiresolution Analysis using Biorthogonal and Interpolating Wavelets, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Monterey, United States, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, June, 2004 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, P. Ferreira, J. R. Pereira, Uso de wavelets biortogonais e interpolatórias para análise multiresolução, Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Sedano, Spain, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, December, 2003 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, Design of Microstrip Patch Antennas to be used as a Feed for Dielectric Lenses, Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Aveiro, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 499 - 502, June, 2003 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, Estudo de técnicas baseadas no método FDTD e suas aplicações no projecto e optimização de estruturas radiantes, Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Aracena, Spain, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, December, 2001 | BibTex
  • A. Morgado, P. Pinho, A. Gameiro, J. Fernandes, Pre-equalization Technique for Interference Cancellation in the UMTS-TDD Downlink Channel, IEEE Vehicular Networking Conf. (VNC), Atlantic City, United States, Vol. 1, pp. 0 - 0, October, 2001 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, Design of a PIFA antenna using FDTD and Genetic Algorithms, IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Boston, United States, Vol. 4, pp. 700 - 703, July, 2001 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, Design and Optimisation of PIFA Antennas Using FDTD and Genetic Algorithms, COST 260 - Workshop on Smart Antennas Design and Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, May, 2001 | BibTex
  • A. Morgado, P. Pinho, L.G. Gonçalves, J. Fernandes, A. Gameiro, Link Level Evaluation Platform with Space-time Processing for UMTS TDD, Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Figueira da Foz, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. ## - ##, April, 2001 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, Optimisation of a PIFA antenna using genetic Algorithms, Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Figueira da Foz, Portugal, Vol. ---, pp. --- - ---, April, 2001 | BibTex
  • A. Morgado, L.G. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, J. Fernandes, A. Gameiro, Advanced Space-Time Multiuser Receiver for Uplink TDD Mode of UMTS, IST Mobile and Wireless Communications Summit, Galway, Ireland, Vol. 1, pp. 725 - 730, October, 2000 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, Design of a PIFA Antenna Using FDTD, COST 260 - Workshop on Smart Antennas Design and Technology, Aveiro, Portugal, Vol. ---, pp. 62 - 66, November, 1999 | BibTex
  • P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, Antenna for Mobile Terminal for the Band 1.91 to 2.2 GHz, Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Sesimbra, Portugal, Vol. ---, pp. 437 - 440, April, 1999 | BibTex

Currently running projects2

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
STRx SI I&DT Copromoção Nr. 033623 - STRx - Sistema de transmissão e receção de sinal de orientação eletrónica para a próxima geração de constelações de satélites P2020 01-05-2019 30-04-2022
TexBoost SI I&DT Copromoção Nr. 024523 - TexBoost: less Commodities more Specialities P2020 01-07-2017 30-06-2020

Closed Projects9

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
COST IC1301 COST-IC1301 WIPE ESF/COST 01-10-2013 01-10-2017
CREATION CREATION – COGNITIVE RADIO TRANSCEIVER DESIGN FOR ENERGY EFFICIENT DATA TRANSMISSION FCT 01-04-2013 01-04-2018
PROENERGY-WSN Prototypes for Efficient Energy Self-sustainable Wireless Sensor Networks FCT/PTDC 01-01-2012 01-02-2015
ShopAnalytics ShopAnalytics: Sistema de Rastreamento e Analytics de Consumidores em Espaços Comerciais Indoor Norte2020 - Programa Operacional Regional do Norte 21-12-2015 20-12-2017
TROANTE TROANTE – DESENVOLVIMENTO DE TECNOLOGIA UAV PARA UTILIZAÇÃO DE ÂMBITO CONJUNTO E DUAL Ministério da Defesa 01-10-2015 01-10-2018
VALUE Novel dual-band balanced antennas for 700/2600 Mhz LTE frequency bands IT/LA 01-09-2014 01-08-2016
WIFI2020 WIFI2020 PT Inovação 01-07-2017 01-07-2018
WMAN WMAN QREN 01-09-2013 01-06-2015
WST4IIoT WS4IIoT P2020 01-10-2016 01-10-2018
  • C. Gouveia, J. Vieira, P. Pinho, Motion Detection Method for Clutter Rejection in the Bio-Radar Signal Processing, Best Paper Award by the Program Committee as per the Conference Awards Scheme, in ICRST 2018 : International Conference on Radar Science and Technology, with the conference paper "Motion Detection Method for Clutter Rejection in the Bio-Radar Signal Processing", 01-08-2018
  • C. Gouveia, D. Malafaia, J. Vieira, P. Pinho, Bio-radar performance evaluation for different antenna design, First Place Award for Best Student Paper Award from 11th Congress of the Portuguese Committee of URSI with the paper "Bio-radar performance evaluation for different antenna design", 01-11-2017
  • C. Loss, P. Pinho, R. Salvado, THE FIBER SOCIETY GRADUATE STUDENT PAPER COMPETITION, 3rd Place at The Fiber Society Student Paper Competition with the paper “Influence of Some Structural Parameters of Textiles on Their Dielectric Behaviour”. Contest sponsored by Johnson & during the fall The Fiber Society meeting, held in Athens (GA-USA), November 2017., 01-11-2017
  • C. Loss, R. Gonçalves, P. Pinho, R. Salvado, IEEE MTT-S STUDENT PAPER AWARD, Honourable mention in the Student Paper Award at the IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Workshop Series on Advanced Materials and Processes (IMWS-AMP) 2017 Conference, with the paper “Influence of the Laminating Manufacturing Technique on the S11 Parameter of Printed Textile Antennas”. Conference promoted by IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) and the European Microwave Association (EuMA), held in Pavia (IT), September 2017., 01-09-2017
  • D. Belo, R. Correia, P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, University of Aveiro - Research Day 2017, Research Day 2017, 01-06-2017
  • C. Loss, P. Pinho, R. Salvado, 3 MINUTES, 1 SLIDE... YOUR THESIS CHALLENGE, 3rd Place at the 3M Thesis Challenge promoted by the Instituto Coordenador de Investigação (ICI – UBI) and Santander Totta, in November 2015., 01-11-2015
  • A. Rocha, P. Pinho, J. R. Pereira, IT Productivity Prize, Prize awarded due to a book published with Pedro Pinho and José Rocha Pereira, 01-12-2014
  • C. Loss, C. Lopes, R. Gonçalves, J T Tavares, N. Barroca, H S Saraiva, F. J. Velez, P. Pinho, R. Salvado, STS ITALIA 10 BEST PAPERS OF YOUNG RESEARCHERS, One of the ten best papers of young researchers on 5th STS Italia Conference – A Matter of Design: Making Society through Science and Technology, with the paper “Developing Sustainable Communication Interfaces Through Fashion Design”. Merit fellowship to participate on the conference, held in Milan (IT), May 2014., 01-05-2014
  • J. Tavares, N. Barroca, R. Gonçalves, Henrique M. Saraiva M. Saraiva, Luis M. Borges, F. J. Velez, C. Loss, , P. Pinho, N.B.C. Carvalho, Spectrum Opportunities for Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting from 350 MHz to 3 GHz, Seminars, 16º Seminário RTCM - Rede Temática de Comunicações Móveis, 01-02-2013
  • Encuentro Ibérico de Electromagnetismo Computacional - EIEC, Organizing Committee, 2005
  • Conf. Ibero-Americana InterTIC, Scientific Committee,
  • E-Activity and Leading Technologies - E-ALT, Scientific Committee,
  • Associate Editor, IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, 16-11-2017 - today
  • Editorial Board, Radioengineering, 01-09-2016 - today
  • Editorial Board, i-ETC : ISEL Academic Journal of Electronics, Telecomunications and Computers, 01-01-2016 - today