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... Telmo Rui Carvalhinho Cunha Fernandes

Researcher

Telmo Fernandes

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1999
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Wireless Technologies
Group: Antennas and Propagation – Lr

Email: Send Email
Address: IT Branch – Leiria
Morro do Lena - Alto do Vieiro
Leiria
2411 - 901
Tel: 244820340
Fax: 244820310

Alternative Personal Web Page


Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, University of Glamorgan, 17-07-2007
  • MSc, Universidade de Coimbra, 23-12-2000
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Coimbra, 24-06-1996
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-01-2004, Senior Member
  • University of South Wales, 25-09-2002 - 17-07-2007, Researcher
  • Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, 23-03-1997, Assistant Professor
  • Radiowave propagation
  • Radiowave propagation through vegetation
  • Channel Characterization
  • Wireless Energy Harvesting
  • Sensor Networks, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, BSc. Electrical Engineering
  • Digital Communications, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, BSc. Electrical Engineering
  • Telecommunication Electronics I, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Electric Circuits II, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Microwave Communications, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Telecommunication Systems, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Cellular Network Planning, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Electrical Engineering
  • Antennas and Radiowave Propagation, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Electrical Engineering
  • Vehicle Communications, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Automotive Enginnering
  • Electromagnetic Compatibility, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, MSc in Electrical Engineering
  • Telecommunications Laboratory, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Final Project, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Digital Systems, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Electrical Engineering
  • Radio Frequency Electronics, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Msc in Electrical Engineering
  • Sensors and Instrumentation, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Lic. in Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Lic. in Health Equipment Technologies
  • Optical Communications, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Lic. in Electrical Engineering
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  • Dispositivo portátil sem fios para monitorização e assistência médica remota de pacientes, PT104068, National, Granted, 21-05-2008, Portugal

Closed Projects16

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
5G TESTBED Hardware Testbed for 5G (mmWave) Wireless Communications based on FPGA Software Defined Radio IT/LA 01-02-2017 31-12-2018
ADCOD Advanced Code and Receiver Designs for Transmission over Selective Radio Channels FCT/PTDC 01-03-2010 01-02-2013
BenchProM Benchmarks for High-resolution Mobile Radiowave Propagation Models IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-09-2016
DVB-Probe DVB-Probe - Sistema de monitorização portá¡til para DVB-T e DVB-S2 PT Inovação 01-03-2009 01-03-2010
DVB-T Trials DVB-T Trials IT/LA 01-05-2009 01-12-2009
e-Beaming Electronically Reconfigurable FSS-inspired Transmitarray for Two Dimensional Beamsteering IT/LA 01-02-2017 01-12-2018
e-DRET Enhancement of dRET input parameter extraction using deconvolution IT/LA 01-07-2009 01-06-2010
GRINFOREST A generic radio channel model for propagation in inhomogeneous forests at 40 GHz FCT/POSC 01-07-2005 30-06-2008
MMSUPER Metamaterial superabsorbers for harnessing wireless power IT, FCT 01-12-2016 01-12-2018
MultiSound Improvement of a multi-frequency swept-time delay cross-correlation channel sounder for propagation studies and SAR imagery IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-09-2016
P3DTV Performance Optimisation in 3D TV Broadcasting Services IPLeiria 01-11-2009 01-10-2011
PROVEG Propagation Channel Modelling in Vegetation Media for Future Fixed and Mobile Radio Systems British Council, CCISP 01-04-2004 31-03-2005
Ray-BaM Ray trace based model for micro- and millimeter-wave propagation through vegetation IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-10-2016
RFWALL RF transparency control of building wall structures in the Iberian context IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-09-2016
STDCC-IF Development of a swept-time delay cross-correlation channel sounder – IF Stage IT/LA 01-05-2009 01-04-2010
UDICMI Ultra High Definition Image Communication for Medical Imaging QREN 01-01-2013 01-03-2015
  • A. Abraray, T. Fernandes, S. Maslovski, Best Non-Student Poster Award at LAPC2018, Best Non-Student Poster Award at Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference., 01-11-2018
  • D. Ferreira, I. Cuinas, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, T. Fernandes, 2018 IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation Premium Award, Each year the IET awards a prize to the authors of the best paper published within the last two years in each of the IET’s journals. 2018 IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation Premium Award Ferreira, D., Cuiñas, I., Caldeirinha, R.F.S., Fernandes, T.R.: ‘ Dual-band single-layer quarter ring frequency selective surface for Wi-Fi applications’, IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, 2016, 10, (4), pp. 435–441, 30-06-2018
  • N. Leonor, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. Sanchez, T. Fernandes, A feasibility study on the extension of the point scatterer formulation to raised canopy forests, Best Non-Student Paper (1st place) award at 2016 Loughborough Antennas & Propagation, 01-11-2016
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, B. Feitor, T. Fernandes, D. Ferreira, N. Leonor, Estimation of Dielectric Concrete Properties from Power Measurements at 18.7 and 60 GHz, Nominated for the IET best student paper competition at Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conf. – LAPC, Loughborough, United Kingdom, November, 2011., 01-11-2010
  • T. Fernandes, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Modelling Radiowave Propagation through Vegetation media: a comparison between RET and dRET models, Best Propagation Poster Prize at EuCAP 07 - European Conference on Antennas and Propagation - 11 - 16 November 2007, EICC, Edinburgh, UK, 01-11-2007
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, T. Fernandes, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Parameter extraction and sensitivity analysis for the discrete RET model for radiowave propagation in inhomogeneous forests, Nominated best student paper contest at the Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Peniche, Portugal, May, 2007., 01-05-2007
  • T. Fernandes, R. F. S. Caldeirinha, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, Directional Spectrum Modelling in Inhomogeneous Forests at 20 and 62.4 GHz, Awarded Best Paper in the WINSYS 2006 -International Conference Wireless Information Networks and Systems, to be published by Springer., 22-12-2006
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, T. Fernandes, Electromagnetic scattering from vegetation: modelling including DRET models for applications in present and future wireless communication systems, Seminars, University of Glamorgan, 01-11-2007
  • T. Fernandes, Course on Antennas and Radiowave Propagation, Portugal, Leiria, 11-2014
  • R. F. S. Caldeirinha, S. Morgadinho Rebelo, M. AL-Nuaimi, J. Richter, T. Fernandes, 4th Research Student Workshop: Time-Varying Wideband Channel Model for Propagation of Radiowaves in Vegetation Media, United Kingdom, Pontypridd, Wales, 11-2008
  • Sensors
    2022, 1 review(s); 2021, 1 review(s); 2020, 1 review(s); 2019, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation
    2021, 1 review(s); 2020, 4 review(s); 2019, 1 review(s); 2018, 2 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters
    2021, 1 review(s); 2020, 1 review(s); 2018, 2 review(s); 2017, 2 review(s);
  • IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation
    2018, 2 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s);
  • URSI Radio Science Bulletin
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
    2009, 1 review(s);
  • Applied Sciences (Switzerland)
    2019, 1 review(s); 2018, 1 review(s);
  • Electronics (Switzerland)
    2020, 1 review(s); 2018, 1 review(s);
  • Inventions
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine
    2019, 2 review(s);
  • IEEE Access
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • International Journal of Communication Systems
    2020, 1 review(s);
  • International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems
    2021, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE PIMRC 2008 Workshop
    2008, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Symp. on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Commun - PIMRC
    2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s);
  • European Signal Processing Conference EUSIPCO
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP
    2018, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Annual International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications PIMRC
    2019, 1 review(s); 2018, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s);
  • International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics ICACCI
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Symposium on Recent Advances in Communication Theory, Information Theory, Antennas and Propagation - CIAP
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • 12th International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networks and Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP) (CSNDSP)
    2020, 1 review(s);
  • Telecoms Conference (ConfTELE)
    2020, 1 review(s);
  • Congresso do Comité Português da URSI
    2020, 1 review(s);