Maria João Mesquita Rodrigues Cunha Nicolau PintoMaria João Mesquita Rodrigues Cunha Nicolau Pinto
From 2010 to Present
Assistant Professor (Professor Auxiliar) at Escola de Engenharia da Universidade do Minho
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Maria João Nicolau is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Information Systems, School of Engineering, University of Minho, Portugal where she actually develops teaching and research activities in the field of Communication Networks and Protocols. As a researcher she is within Ubicomp@UMinho research group at ALGORITMI Research Centre, University
of Minho, Portugal.Maria João Nicolau was graduated in Systems and Informatics Engineering by University of Minho, Portugal, in 1992, and obtained a MSc Degree (1995) and a PhD Degree (2005), in Informatics (Computer Communications) in the same University. She has been with the University of Minho as a lecturing and research staff member, since 1994. During her teaching career, she has lectured in Operating Systems, Computer Architectures and Computer Networks and Data Communication Systems. Regarding the research activity, Maria João Nicolau has participated in several research projects, supervised almost forty pos-graduated students, and co-authored more than fifty peer-reviewed papers. Current research interests concern network technologies and protocols, routing in IP networks, networks simulation and indoor positioning.