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GROW News Feb/2011

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Vol. 6, No. 2, Feb. 2011

In this issue:
1. Publications
2. Conferences, Meetings & Seminars
3. Projects


1. Publications

Information about publications, at both national and international levels, concerning papers submitted, accepted, or published in the period.

Carla Oliveira, Daniel Sebastião, Diana Ladeira, Mónica Branco, and Luís M. Correia, “Electromagnetic Fields Measurements in Portuguese Schools”, accepted to the International Joint ICNIRP Workshop on Non-Ionising Radiation & Children’s Health, Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 2011.

Carla Oliveira, Daniel Sebastião, Diana Ladeira, Mónica Branco, and Luís M. Correia, “Projecto monIT – monitorização de radiação electromagnética em comunicações móveis”, accepted to Radio2011, Recife, Brazil.

Carla Oliveira, Michal Mackowiak and Luís M. Correia, “Challenges for Body Area Networks Concerning Radio Aspects”, accepted to European Wireless 2011 – 17th European Wireless Conference, Vienna, Austria, Apr. 2011.

Carla Oliveira, Michal Mackowiak and Luís M. Correia, “Challenges for Body Area Networks Concerning Radio Aspects”, submitted to IEEE VTC Fall 2011, San Francisco, CA, USA, Sep. 2011.


2. Conferences, Meetings and Seminars

List of Conferences, Meetings, Seminars, and other events held and attended during this period, and to be held the following month.

Luis M. Correia
ActionT Workshop, Dresden, Germany

Lúcio Ferreira and Luísa Caeiro, “The SAIL Project”
António Serrador and Filipe Cardoso, “The EARTH Project”
GROWing Meeting

Luis M. Correia
EC Concertation Meeting, Brussels, Belgium

Luisa Caeiro, “Radio Resource Management Strategies in Virtual Networks”
13th RTCM Meeting, IST

Filipe Cardoso, António Serrador, Luis M. Correia
EARTH Meeting, Santander, Spain

Daniel Sebastião, João Gonçalves, Lúcio Ferreira, Luísa Caeiro, Luis M. Correia
SAIL Meeting, Santander, Spain

Luis M. Correia
COST2100/NEWCOM++ Workshop, Paris, France

Luis M. Correia, “Challenges in Propagation and Channels in the Networks of the Future”,
IWPCM’2010 – International Workshop on Propagation and Channel Modelling, Lyon, France

Luis M. Correia, Diana Ladeira
Net!Works White Paper on Smart Cities Applications meeting, Brussels, Belgium

Luis M. Correia
Net!Works Steering Board meeting, Brussels, Belgium

Luis M. Correia
SAIL review meeting, Brussels, Belgium

Luis M. Correia, “Applications in the Future Internet and their Impact on Mobile and Wireless Networks”,
Canada-EU Future Internet Workshop, Waterloo, Canada

Luis M. Correia, “Smart Cities: Applications and Challenges”,
CELTIC PLUS Event, Heidelberg, Germany


3. Projects

News about the several projects in which GROW is involved.

Filipe Cardoso and António Serrador have contributed to the final inputs for the project review. António Serrador is developing a model where handovers in heterogeneous networks are used to save energy.

Net!Works –
Work on a Smart Cities white paper is ongoing.

Carla Oliveira and Michal Mackowiak contributed for the WPR1 presentation at the last project Dissemination Day, jointly organised with the COST 2100 meeting, on March 2-3 in Paris, France.

monIT –
The team is working on the measurement section of the new website, which should be available soon. Eleven more information actions were held in February and more are scheduled for the coming months. Regarding Prémio monIT, training actions on the measurement equipment were given to s-ome groups. In the meanwhile, the deadline for the delivery of the second progress report is approaching (March 14th).

Daniel Sebastião and João Gonçalves are working on the next deliverable (D.A.7 “New business models and business dynamics of the future networks”). Within the Open Connectivity Work Package, Luísa Caeiro and Lúcio Ferreira are currently working on the definition of the architecture and network management theme.