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... Fernando de Sousa


Fernando Sousa

Academic position: Associate Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1999
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


Fernando Sousa received his B.Sc. in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL) and his E.E., M.Sc., and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon, Portugal. He is currently a coordinator professor at the Electronics, Telecommunications and Computer Engineering Department, ISEL, and researcher with the Communication Theory Group at the Instituto de Telecomunicações in Lisbon.

Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 22-05-2014
  • MSc, Instituto Superior Técnico, 31-03-1993
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 31-12-1985
  • Undergraduate, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 31-12-1983
  • Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL), 01-01-1983, Professor-coordenador

Closed Projects5

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ARNAGGS Advanced Receivers and Navigation Algorithms for GPS/Galileo Signals FCT/PTDC 01-09-2007 01-03-2011
DNURS Development of a Navigation User Receiver Simulator ESA-ESTEC 03-01-2003 31-12-2003
ESTIP (III) ESTudo, desenvolvimento e experimentação de soluções inovadoras em redes IP (III) PT Inovação 01-01-2006 30-06-2006
INPOS Indoors Positioning Using GNSS Aided Techniques QREN 01-06-2008 01-06-2010
ROCAT Techniques for Robust Carrier Phase Tracking (under High Dynamics/Strong Fading/Scintillation Conditions) ESA-ESTEC 01-07-2012 01-06-2013
  • F. Sousa, Entidade de Certificação Electrónica do Estado (ECEE), Member of Technical Committee, 03-12-2005
  • F. Sousa, Jornadas de Engenharia de Telecomunicações e Computadores, Member of Technical Committee, 04-05-2005