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Vitor Viegas

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 01-01-2001
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Basic Sciences and Enabling Technologies
Group: Instrumentation and Measurements – 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


Vítor Viegas (M’16) was born in Portugal in 1976. He received his degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Instituto Superior Técnico (IST)/ Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (UTL) in 1999, followed by the MSc and PhD degrees in 2003 and 2012, respectively. He works as Assistant Professor at the Portuguese Naval Academy (main affiliation) and at the Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal (as invited teacher). His research interests concern measurements, signal processing and industrial informatics. In the last five years he has been involved in research projects sponsored by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT), in the areas of biomedical engineering and environmental monitoring.

Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 30-01-2012
  • MSc, Instituto Superior Técnico, 25-07-2003
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 30-12-1999
  • Escola Naval, 01-09-2018, Faculty
  • Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, 01-10-2000, Faculty
  • Industrial Informatics
  • Instrumentation and Measurement
  • Instrumentação e Medida, Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, Engenharia de Automação Controlo e Instrumentação
  • Acondicionamento, Conversão e Transmissão de Sinal, Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, Engenharia de Automação, Controlo e Instrumentação
  • Análise de Sinais, Escola Naval, Mestre em Ciências Militares-Navais (ramo de Armas e Eletrónica)
  • Eletrotecnia, Escola Naval, Mestre em Ciências Militares-Navais (todos os ramos)
  • V. Viegas, A. C. Correia, Methodologies and Use Cases on Extended Reality for Training and Education, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, USA, 2022,
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Closed Projects5

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
AQA/Sado Water Quality Assessment in Sado Estuary IPS 01-01-2010 01-12-2012
IDS/EM Instrumentation Distributed System for Environmental Monitoring Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal 01-09-2002 01-12-2004
OSTRAQUAL OSTRAQUAL – Enhancing and Promoting the Oyster Aquaculture Quality in Sado and Mira Region FEDER/QREN, FCT 01-01-2018 30-09-2019
TailorPhy Smart Sensors and Tailored Environments for Physiotherap FCT 15-04-2016 15-06-2019
WeHope WeHope - Wearable e-health optical fiber monitoring system IT 01-10-2016 01-09-2018
  • V. Viegas, Industrial Communication Protocols and Networks, Portugal, Setubal, 11-2016
  • V. Viegas, Automatic Measurement Systems, Portugal, 09-2010
  • V. Viegas, Electrical Measurements, Portugal, 04-2006
  • Computer Applications in Engineering Education
    2018, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement
    2016, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Sensors Journal
    2019, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 2 review(s);
  • Sensors
    2018, 2 review(s);
  • Electronics (Switzerland)
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Magazine
    2019, 1 review(s);