Dr. Hugo Martins awarded the best PhD thesis of 2014

ICONE post-doctoral researcher Hugo Martins has been awarded the best PhD Thesis in Optics and Photonics of 2014 in Portugal by the “Sociedade Portuguesa de Óptica e Fotónica” (Portuguese Society of Optics and Photonics).

The thesis, entitled “Distributed and Remote Fiber Sensing Assisted by Raman Effect” was focused in the use of the Raman effect in optical fibers as a means to increase the distance of distributed and point sensors.

As a result of the scientific work developed this 3-year PhD eight articles were published in international journals with scientific reviewing, eight communications were presented in international conferences with scientific reviewing and one patent was filled.

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