Call for papers - until 20.10.2008

/ Updated on 15.10.2008

2nd Congress of Portuguese Committee of URSI

Electromagnetic Compatibility and New Radiocommunications Services

Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações
(Portuguese Foundation for Communications)
20 and 21 November 2008

URSI - International Union of Radio Science is a non-governmental and non-profit making organisation under the auspices of the International Council of Scientific Unions. Its aim is to encourage and coordinate, at an international level, studies, research, applications, scientific exchanges and information sharing in the area of radio electricity sciences.

The 2nd Congress of the Portuguese Committee of URSI is being held on 20 and 21 November, with the first day focusing on the subject of "Electromagnetic Compatibility and New Radiocommunications Services", and the second day reserved for the presentation of International Projects. An exhibition will held in parallel on equipment and systems.

All interested parties are invited to submit original papers on the following areas:

Principal subject

Electromagnetic Compatibility and New Radiocommunications Services

Other scientific subjects

  • Electromagnetic metrology
  • Waves and fields: electromagnetic theory and applications
  • Radiocommunication systems and signal processing
  • Electronics and photonics
  • Electromagnetic noise and interference
  • Wave propagation and remote sensing
  • Ionospheric radio and propagation
  • Waves in plasmas
  • Radio Astronomy
  • Electromagnetics in biology and medicine

Scientific Committee:

Chairs of the Scientific Committees of the Portuguese Committee of URSI:
Prof. Nuno Borges Carvalho
Prof. Afonso M. Barbosa
Prof. José Nunes Leitão
Prof. Francisco José Oliveira Restivo
Eng.º José Pedro Borrego
Prof. José Carlos da Silva Neves
Cte. Eduardo Ludovico Bolas
Profª. Maria Emília Manso
Prof. Luís Cupido
Prof. Pais Clemente

Rules governing submission of papers

Summaries of the communications should be submitted no later than 20 October 2008, in PDF format, by email to Endereço electró The official language of the conference is Portuguese, but communications in English and Spanish are also accepted.


Submission of summaries: 20.10.2008
Notification of authors: 24.10.2008
Submission of articles: 8.11.2008
Date of Congress: 20-21.11.2008

Further information available at the Portuguese Committee of URSI area at ANACOM website: Portuguese Committee of URSI