José Figueiredo
BSc in Physics: Electronic and Optics 
MSc in Optoelectronics and Lasers  
Ph.D. in Physics: Electronics and Optoelectronics

Research interests: Quantum and low dimensional structures, microwave-photonic transceivers,
neuromorphic photonics, terahertz sources and detectors, wireless sensors, complex systems, chaos, and synchronization; neuromorphic systems; science communication.


Horário de atendimento (Lab EAD): quarta-feira, 10h00-11h00 e 14h00-15h00. 

  • Dispositivos e Sistemas Optoelectrónicos (T, TP, Lab)
  • Circuitos Eléctricos e Sistemas Digitais (T, TP, Lab)
  • Electrónica Analógica e Digital (Lab)  
  • Processamento de Sinal (Lab)
+ disciplinas e materiais de apoio

Research - Current projects:

  • ChipAI – Energy-efficient and high-bandwidth neuromorphic nanophotonic Chips for Artificial Intelligence systems. EU H2020 Future and Emerging Technologies (2019-2022).
    •       Previous work:
      • Delay dynamics of neuromorphic optoelectronic nanoscale resonators: Perspectives and applications, Bruno Romeira, Jose Figueireo, Julien Javaloyes; CHAOS 27, 114323. DOI: 10.1063/1.5008888. 
      • Regenerative memory in time-delayed neuromorphic photonic resonators, B Romeira, R Avo, Jose Figueiredo, S Barland, J Javaloyes, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS | 5:19510 | DOI 10.1038/srep19510.  
      • Excitability and optical pulse generation in semiconductor lasers driven by resonant tunneling diode photo-detectors, B. Romeira, J. Javaloyes, C. N. Ironside, Jose Figueiredo, S. Balle, and O. Piro, Optics Express 21(18), 20931-20940. DOI: 10.1364/OE.21.020931. 
  • TeraApps - Doctoral Training Network in Terahertz Technologies for Imaging, Radar and Communication Applications. H2020-EU.1.3.1. - Fostering new skills by means of excellent initial training of researchers. EU H2020 (2017-2021). 
  • RETIOT - Reflectometry Technologies to Enhance the Future Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems. Portugal 2020 (2017-2019).
  • iBROW - Innovative ultra-BROadband ubiquitous Wireless communications through terahertz transceivers. Funded under: H2020-EU. - Future Internet: Software, hardware, Infrastructures, technologies and services. EU H2020 (2015-2018). 
    •       Seed project:
      • WOWi - (Resonant tunneling diode based) Wireless-Optical-Wireless interfaces for picocellular access networks. FCT-Portugal (2010-2013).

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Selected publications:


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Departamento de Física da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Campus da FCUL - Campo Grande, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal
E-mail: Email: jose.figueiredo@ciencias.ulisboa.pt   https://ciencias.ulisboa.pt/perfil/jmfigueiredo
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