Doctoral Program

Doctoral Program

PhD Publications

Journal Articles


1 - M. Abbasi, L. Paquete, A. Liefooghe, M. Pinheiro, P. Matias, Improvements on bicriteria pairwise sequence alignment: algorithms and applications, Bioinformatics, 29(8): 996-1003, 2013. (IF=5.323)

2 - Castelhano, N. and Silva, F. and Rezende, M. and Magalhães, L. and Licinio Roque , "Ludic Content in Multisensory Stimulation Environments: An Exploratory Study about Practice in Portugal", Occupational Therapy International, vol. 20, pp. 134-143, 2013

3 - L. Conceição, M. Curado, Onto Scalable Wireless Ad Hoc Networks: Adaptive and Location-aware Clustering, Adhoc Networks, 11(8):2484-2499, 2013 (IF=1.456)

4 - Cação, R. , "Disconfirmation of Expectations of Utility in e-Learning", International Journal on e-Learning, vol. 12, pp. 229-247, 2013

5 - Javier Cámara and Lemos, R.d. and Marco Vieira and Raquel Almeida and Ventura, R.S. , "Architecture-Based Resilience Evaluation for Self-Adaptive Systems", Computing: Special Issue on Software Architecture for Code Testing and Analysis, 2013

6 - J.R. and Mollaei, M.R.K. and Bandarabadi, M. and Teixeira, C. and António Dourado , "Preprocessing effects of 22 univariate features on the performance of seizure prediction methods", Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 2013

7 - Gonçalo Oliveira, H, and Paulo Gomes , "Towards the automatic enrichment of a thesaurus with information in dictionaries", Expert Systems, 2013

8 - Rodrigues, F. and Pereira, F.C. and Ribeiro, B. , "Learning from Multiple Annotators: Distinguishing Good from Random Labelers", Pattern Recognition Letters, Elsevier, 2013

9 - Gonçalo Oliveira, H, and Paulo Gomes , "ECO and Onto.PT: A flexible approach for creating a Portuguese wordnet automatically", Language Resources and Evaluation Journal, 2013

10 - D. Palma and Marilia Curado , "Scalability and Routing Performance of Future Autonomous Networks", International Journal of Internet Protocol Technology, 2013

11 - Figueiredo, M. and Ribeiro, B. and Ana Maria de Almeida , "Electrical signal source separation via non-negative tensor factorization using on-site measurements in a smart home", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 2013

12 - Pereira, F.C. and Rodrigues, F. and Ben-Akiva, M. , "Text analysis in incident duration prediction", Transportation Research Part C, Elsevier, 2013

13 - D. Palma and Marilia Curado , "Scalable Multi-hop Routing in Wireless Networks", EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2013

14 - Rodrigues, F. and Pereira, F.C. and Ribeiro, B. , "Sequence labeling with multiple annotators", Machine Learning, Springer, 2013

15 - Fiorese, A. and Junior, O.C.A. and Matos, F.M. and Ruppenthal, R.M. , "Multi-Criteria Approach to Select Service Providers in Collaborative/Competitive Multi-providers Environments", International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security, vol. 13, pp. 15-22, 2013

16 - Costa, J. and Silva, C. and Antunes, M. and Ribeiro, B. , "Customized Crowds and Active Learning to Improve Classification", Expert Systems With Applications, Elsevier, vol. 40, pp. 7212-7219, 2013


1 - R. Lopes, E. Costa, The Regulatory Network Computational Device, Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines, 13(3): 339-375, 2012. (IF=1.333)

2 - Soeiro, D. and Figueiredo, A. D. and Ferreira, J.A.G. , "Mediating Diversity and Affection in Blended Learning: a Story With a Happy Ending", The Electronic Journal of e-Learning, vol. 10, pp. 339-348, 2012

3 - D. Palma, H. Araújo, M. Curado, Link Quality Estimation in Wireless Multi-hop Networks Using Kernel Based Methods, Computer Networks, 56(16): 3629-3638, 2012. (IF=1.231)

4 - N. Antunes, M. Vieira, Defending against Web Application Vulnerabilities,
IEEE Computer, 45(2): pp. 66-72, 2012, (IF=1.675)

5 - Laranjeiro, N. and Marco Vieira and Madeira, H. , "A Robustness Testing Approach for SOAP Web Services", Journal of Internet Services and Applications (JISA), 2012

6 - R.P. Paiva, P. Carvalho, R. Couceiro, J. Henriques, M. Antunes, I. Quintal, J. Muehlsteff, Beat-to-Beat Systolic Time-Interval Measurement from Heart Sounds and ECG, Physiological Measurement , 33(2): 177-194 (IF=1.496)

7 - R. Silva, J.S. Silva, F. Boavida, A proposal for proxy-based mobility in WSNs, Computer Communications, 35(10): 1200-1216, 2012 (IF=1.079)

8 - D. Palma, M. Curado, Onto Scalable Ad-hoc Networks: Deferred Routing, Computer Communications, 35(13): 1574-1589, 2012. (IF=1.079)

9 - Gomes, R. and Anjos, E. G. and Lima, A. and Belo, F. and Spohn, M. , "Correlation between Spectral Occupancy and Packet Error Rate in IEEE 802.15.4-based Industrial Wireless Sensor Networks", Latin America Transactions, IEEE, vol. 10, pp. 1312-1318, 2012

10 - Raquel Almeida and Vieira, J. and Marco Vieira and Madeira, H. and Jorge Bernardino , "Cost-Effective Data Allocation in Data Warehouse Striping", International Journal of Database Management Systems (IJDMS), ISSN: 0975-5705 (online) - 0975-5985 (print), vol. 4, 2012

11 - Ricardo Rodrigues and Gonçalo Oliveira, H, and Paulo Gomes , "Uma Abordagem ao Págico baseada no Processamento e Análise de Sintagmas dos Tópicos", Linguamática, vol. 4, pp. 31-39, 2012

12 - Figueiredo, M. and Ana Maria de Almeida and Ribeiro, B. , "Home Electrical Signal Disaggregation for Non-intrusive Load Monitoring (NILM) Systems", Neurocomputing, Elsevier, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neucom.2011.10.037, vol. 96, pp. 66-73, 2012

13 - Martins, S.W. and Antonio Jose Mendes and Figueiredo, A. D. , "A Context for Learning Programming Based on Research Communities", Cadernos de Pedagogia do Ensino Superior, vol. 4, pp. 3-22, 2012

14 - Marinho, J.M. and Edmundo Monteiro , "Cognitive radio: survey on communication protocols, spectrum decision issues, and future research directions", Wireless Networks, vol. 18, pp. 147-164, 2012

15 - Nunes, D.S. and Tran, T. and Raposo, D. and Pinto, A. and A. Gomes and Jorge Sá Silva , "A Web Service-Based Framework Model for People-Centric Sensing Applications Applied to Social Networking", Sensors special issue on "Microprocessors and System-on-Chip", vol. 12, pp. 1688-1701, 2012


1 - J. Carvalho, R.L. Lopes, J. Tojo, Modelling Settlement Patterns in Real Territories, Advances in Complex Systems, 14(4): 549-566, 2011. (IF=0.647)

2 - Valter Alves and Licinio Roque , "Empowering independent game developers to perform sound design", Revista de Ciências e Tecnologias de Informação e Comunicação do CETAC.MEDIA - Prisma.Com, vol. 14, 2011

3 - V. Borges, M. Curado, E. Monteiro, The Impact of Interference-Aware Routing Metrics on Video Streaming in Wireless Mesh Networks, Ad hoc Networks, 9(4): 652-661, 2011. (IF=1.456)

4 - C.A. Teixeira, B. Direito, A. Dourado, et al., EPILAB: A software package for studies on the prediction of epileptic seizures, Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 200(2): 257-71, 2011 (IF=2.114)

5 - Lourenço, N. and Pereira, F.B. , "PSO-CGO: A Particle Swarm Algorithm for Cluster Geometry Optimization", International Journal of Natural Computing Research, 2011

6 - P. Cruz, P. Machado. Generative storytelling for information visualization.
IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 31(2):6–11, 2011 (IF=1.411)

7 - Araújo Neto, A.C.d. and Marco Vieira , "Selecting Secure Web Applications Using Trustworthiness Benchmarking", International Journal of Dependable and Trustworthy Information Systems , vol. 2, pp. 1-16, 2011

8 - Borges, V.C.M. and Marilia Curado and Edmundo Monteiro , "Cross-layer Routing Metrics for Mesh Networks: Current Status and Research Directions", Computer Communications, vol. 34, pp. 681-703, 2011

9 - Araújo Neto, A.C.d. and Marco Vieira , "Security Gaps in Databases: A Comparison of Alternative Software Products for Web Applications Support", International Journal of Secure Software Engineering, vol. 2, pp. 42-62, 2011

10 - Tran, T. and Silva, R.M. and Nunes, D.S. and Jorge Sá Silva , "Characteristics of channels of IEEE 802.15.4 compliant sensor networks", Wireless Personal Communications, 2011

11 - Jara, A. and Silva, R.M. and Jorge Sá Silva and Zamora, M. and Skarmeta, A. , "Mobile IP-based Protocol for Wireless Personal Area Networks in Critical Environments", Wireless Personal Communications, 2011

12 - Vasco Pereira and Jorge Sá Silva and Alberto Cardoso and P. Gil and Furtado, P. and Silva, R.M. and Cecílio, J. and Santos, A. and A. Gomes and Edmundo Monteiro and O, J.d. and Eiras, R. , "Redes de Sensores sem Fios com Desempenho Controlado – Projecto FP7 GINSENG", Ingenium (Revista da Ordem dos Engenheiros), 2011