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GROW News Aug/2011

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Vol. 6, No. 7, Aug. 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.

R. Aguero, L. Caeiro, L.M. Correia, L. Ferreira, M. Garcia-Arranz, L. Suciu and A. Timm-Giel, “OConS: Towards Open Connectivity Services in the Future Internet”, accepted to MONAMI – 3rd International ICST Conference on Mobile Networks & Management, Aveiro, Portugal, Sep. 2011.


2. Conferences, Meetings & 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
NEWCOM++ Review, Brussels, Belgium.

Michal Mackowiak, Carla Oliveira, Carlos Lopes and Luis M. Correia, “A Statistical Analysis of the Influence of the Human Body on the Radiation Pattern of Wearable Antennas”, Proc. of PIMRC’2011 – 22nd IEEE Symposium on Personal, Indoor, Mobile and Radio Communications, Toronto, Canada,

Lúcio Studer Ferreira and Luis M. Correia, “Energy-Efficient Radio Resource Management in Self-Organised Multi-Radio Wireless Mesh Networks”, PIMRC 2011 – 22nd IEEE Symposium on Personal, Indoor, Mobile and Radio Communications, Toronto, Canada

Luis M. Correia
NetWorld, Brussels, Belgium

Lúcio Studer Ferreira, Luisa Caeiro, Luis Correia
SAIL Meeting, Paderborn, Germany

Filipe Cardoso, Luis Correia
EARTH Meeting, Dresden, Germany


3. Projects

News about the several projects in which GROW is involved.

Filipe Cardoso and Monica Branco finished the work on the analytical power model for LTE Base Stations.

Net!Works –
Contributions to the review were prepared.

monIT –
The final ceremony of Prémio monIT was held on July 9th, where all finalists presented their work, and the awards were delivered. The 2012 competition is about to start, themed “Radiofrequencies in the Daylife”, applications will be open from October 3-14. All schools will receive posters and leaflets in the meantime. After the installation of the continuous measurement network in Vila Real, an agreement was signed with the local authorities. An update on the global measurement results was prepared as a press-release, and so, several references to the project have appeared in the media.

Daniel Sebastião and João Gonçalves finalised their work on Deliverable D.A.7 “New business models and business dynamics of the future networks”. Work for the next deliverable and for the meeting in Paderborn, Germany, has already started. Lúcio Ferreira and Luisa Caeiro prepared contributions to the meeting in Paderborn, Germany.