Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Nuno Ricardo Cordeiro Leonor


Nuno Leonor

Academic position: Post. Doc.
Joining date: 01-11-2013
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
2411 - 901
Tel: 244820340
Fax: 244820310

Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, University of Vigo, 15-02-2018
  • MSc, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, 01-01-2012
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, 01-01-2010
  • Instituto de Telecomunicações, 18-05-2018, Researcher
  • Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, 15-02-2018, Invited Assistant Professor
  • A generic doubly-selective 3D vegetation model using point scatterers

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
RESCuE-TOOL Radio coverage for emergency communication systems to operate under critical wildfire environments TOOL FCT 01-01-2019 28-02-2022

Closed Projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
BenchProM Benchmarks for High-resolution Mobile Radiowave Propagation Models IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-09-2016
Propagation5G Study and optimisation of propagation models for 5G FCT/CAPES 01-04-2019 31-12-2020
Ray-BaM Ray trace based model for micro- and millimeter-wave propagation through vegetation IT/LA 01-10-2014 01-10-2016
  • S. Faria, M. Vala, P. Coimbra, N. Leonor, J.F. Felício, C. A. Fernandes, C. Salema, Rafael Caldeirinha, Radiowave Propagation Modelling of Dual Wildfire Front Spreading Over Hilly Terrain at 700 MHz, ConfTELE 2021 Top 10% Best Paper Award. Seven papers (10%) were nominated for consideration for this award by the Reviewers and the Technical Program Committee., 01-02-2021
  • N. Leonor, Rafael 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
  • Rafael Caldeirinha, N. Leonor, Semi-finalist of the IEEE AP-S Student Design Contest 2011: Radiation Patterns on a Budget, This paper presents a radiation pattern measurement system in order to evaluate 2.4GHz antennas. This measurement system was built with the demand of being an inexpensive and easily reproducible system, lightweight and visually and user friendly. Prize of $1,500, 01-06-2011
  • Rafael 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