Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Pedro Joaquim Amaro Sebastiao


Pedro Sebastião

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1995
Roles in IT: 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

  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-2010
  • MSc, Instituto Superior Técnico, 31-12-1998
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 31-12-1995
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 01-01-1992
Supervision of theses
Co-Supervision of theses
  • F. J. Velez, P. Sebastião, R. Costa, D.R. Robalo, C. Comissário, A. J. Rodrigues, H. Aghvami, Radio and Network Planning, Chapter in, WiMAX Networks: Techno-economic Vision and Challenges, amjee Prasad and Fernando J. Velez, Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2010
  • P. Sebastião, F. Cercas, A. Cartaxo, Chapter 7: Efficient Discrete Simulation of Coded Wireless Communication Systems, Chapter in, Handbook of Research on Discrete Event Simulation Environments: Technologies and Applications, Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Idea-Group Inc., Pennsylvania, 2010

Currently running projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
CONQUEST Carrier Aggregation between Licensed Exclusive and Licensed Shared Access Frequency Bands in Heterogeneous Networks with Small Cells FCT/ CMU 01-09-2018 31-12-2019
OCTHOPUS Otimização Conjunta de Transmissão Hertziana e Óptica Privilegiando o Utilizador e Seu Ambiente (OCTHOPUS) (confidential) 01-10-2018 30-09-2020
TeamUp5G New RAN TEchniques for 5G UltrA-dense Mobile networks EU/H2020 01-01-2019 01-12-2022

Closed Projects6

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
B-BONE Broadcasting and Multicasting Over Enhanced UMTS Mobile Broadband Networks EU 01-02-2004 30-06-2006
MESMOQoE Orquestração Automática Energeticamente Eficiente de Redes Móveis Optimizando a Qualidade de Experiência P2020 01-09-2017 31-08-2019
MobileMAN Mobile IP for Broadband Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks IT/LA 01-06-2005 01-10-2007
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
SATSTATION Satellite Ground Station for Study and Development of Radio Communications FCT/REEQ 01-01-2006 31-12-2006
  • F. Cercas, E. Cercas Cercas, P. Sebastião, New acelerated simulation method to obtain the performance of concatenated codes, Best Student Paper Award for this paper presented at Global Wireless Summit, Aalborg, Denmark., 01-05-2014