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Research Position:

Title: Research Grant - BIM/Nº73- 20/11/2019 - MASSIVE5G
Funding Reference Number: BIM/Nº73- 20/11/2019 - MASSIVE5G
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação - BI Master)) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project MASSIVE5G, funded by the applicable financial framework (FCT). The work will be focused on pre-coding and equalization techniques for massive MIMO systems operating in mmwave bands.
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Radio Systems – Lx
Admission Requirements: Master in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications or related. Expertise in wireless communications, physical layer. Knowledge of mmwave communications, MIMO systems, OFDM and GFDM. Experience in MatLab and Symulink.
Work Objectives: Implementation and performance evaluation in realistic scenarios of pre-coding and equalization algorithms for wireless communication systems operating in mmwave bands and using terminals with a massive number antenas.
Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ” Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação”, according to Law no. 40/2004, dated August 18 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow), as amended and republished by Decree-Law No.202/2012 of August 27, and as amended by Decree-Law No.233/2012 of October 29 and by Law No.12/2013 of January 29, and Decree-Law No. 89/2013 of July 9, and also by Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. Fellowship Regulation of Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P., approved by Regulation no. 234/2012, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 25 of 2012, amended and republished by Regulation no. 326/2013, published in Series II of Diário da República of July 27 of 2013 and amended by Regulation no. 339/2015, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 17 of 2015, and amended by Regulation nº137-A/2018, published in Series II of Diário da República of February 27 of 2018.
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at Lisboa, under the supervision of Prof. Doutor Rui Dinis
Duration: 12 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: 01-01-2020 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 989,70€ net, according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal ( The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
MSc grade  (40%)
Curriculum Vitae  (40%)
Interview  (20%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Rui Miguel Henriques Dias Morgado Dinis
Adão Paulo Soares Silva
Daniel Filipe Marques Castanheira
Manuel Alberto Reis de Oliveira Violas (Substitute)
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Lisbon. The selected candidate will be notified by email. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form or at E-mail submissions are not accepted.
Required Documents: Required Documents for Admission: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with transcripts, Copy of the relevant certificates (Copy of the Degree Certificate). IMPORTANT NOTICE: If the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his degree must be certified in Portugal For more information see: Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES):
Application Period: 04-12-2019 to 17-12-2019
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Published on: 20-11-2019