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... Nuno Manuel Branco Souto

Researcher

Nuno Souto

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 01-02-2002
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Wireless Technologies
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, 18-09-2006
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 31-10-2000
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 21-09-2016, Senior
  • Signal processing for communications
  • Communication signal transmission, reception and detection algorithms; channel estimation and modeling
  • Optimization Techniques in Wireless Communications
As Supervisor
As Co-supervisor
  • F. A. Monteiro, I. J. Wassell, N.S. Souto, MIMO Detection Methods, Chapter in, MIMO Processing for 4G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Evolution, M. Marques da Silva, and F. A. Monteiro, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, USA, 2014
  • N.S. Souto, F. A. Monteiro, MIMO optimized for OFDM, Chapter in, MIMO Processing for 4G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Evolution, M. Marques da Silva, and F. A. Monteiro, CRC-Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, 2014
  • J. C. Silva, N.S. Souto, R. Dinis, MIMO optimized for WCDMA, Chapter in, IMO Processing for 4G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Evolution, Mario Marques e Francisco Monteiro, CRC Press, Lisboa, 2014
  • R. Dinis, J. C. Silva, N.S. Souto, MIMO optimized for Single Carrier Frequency Domain Equalization, Chapter in, MIMO Processing for 4G and Beyond:: Fundamentals and Evolution, M. Silva, F. Monteiro, CRC Press, 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
  • J. C. Silva, N.S. Souto, Cercas, F. Cercas, Iterative MMSE Detection for MIMO Blast DS-CDMA Systems in Frequency Sective Fading, Chapter in, E-business and Telecommunication Networks, Filipe, Joaquim; Coelhas, Helder; Saramago, Monica, Springer, 2007
  • Método de separação de pacotes de informação envolvidos em colisões ocorridas quando dois ou mais emissores transmitem para uma estação base no mesmo intervalo de tempo em sistemas de telecomunicações de acesso aleatório baseados em OFDM, PT104830, National, Granted, 20-11-2009, Portugal
  • Método de emissão e receção para suporte de serviços de difusão em sistemas WCDMA que utilizam constelações QAM hierárquicas e detecção iterativa, PT103527, National, Granted, 14-07-2006, Portugal

Closed Projects11

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ADCOD Advanced Code and Receiver Designs for Transmission over Selective Radio Channels FCT/PTDC 01-03-2010 01-02-2013
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
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
HETCOP Joint Cooperative and Cognitive Strategies for Heterogeneous Wireless Systems IT/LA 01-04-2014 01-07-2016
NEUF LTE-Advanced Enhancements using Femtocells FCT/PTDC 01-03-2012 01-03-2014
PURE-5GNET Cooperative Multi-band Access Strategies for 5G Ultra Dense Networks IT, FCT 01-04-2016 01-09-2018
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
SEACORN Simulation of Enhanced UMTS Access and Core Networks EU 01-03-2002 28-02-2004
  • IEEE Global Communications Conference - GLOBECOM, Technical Programme Committee, 2017
  • Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC-Spring, Technical Programme Committee, 2017
  • European Signal Processing Conference EUSIPCO, Technical Programme Committee, 2014