Miguel Aguiar

Software Developer
Short Bio

Miguel Aguiar is an MSc student in Electrical and Computers Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal. He has worked on trajectory optimization for marine vehicles using ocean current data, and is currently working on his dissertation on the same topic.

Publications

2021

R. Praveen Jain, João Borges de Sousa, António Pedro Aguiar. 2021 , "Three Dimensional Moving Path Following Control for Robotic Vehicles with Minimum Positive Forward Speed",  has been accepted for publication in the IEEE Control Systems Letters (L-CSS).

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João Borges de Sousa. 2021 , "Cyber-Physical Maritime Robotic Systems", Encyclopedia of Systems and Control, Springer-Verlag, 2021.

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2020

Miguel Aguiar, Jorge Estrela da Silva, João Borges de Sousa. 2020 , "Minimal Time Delivery of Multiple Robots", 59th Conference on Decision and Control - CDC’2020, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea

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DOI

Aya Saad, Annette Stahl, Andreas Våge, Emlyn J.Davies, Tor Nordam, Nicole Aberle, Martin Ludvigsen, Geir Johnsen, João Borges de Sousa, Kanna Rajan. 2020 , "Advancing Ocean Observation with an AI-Driven Mobile Robotic Explorer", Oceanography,  VL - 33,  

Daniel Alcaraz, Gianluca Antonelli, Massimo Caccia, Gerard Dooly, Niamh Flavin, Achim Kopf, Martin Ludvigsen, Jan Opderbecke, Matthew Palmer, António Pascoal, João Borges de Sousa, Roberto Petroccia, Pere Ridao, Nikola Mišković, Sen Wang. 2020 , "The Marine Robotics Research Infrastructure Network (EUMarine Robots): An Overview", IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Symposium (AUV), St Johns, NL, Canada, 2020, pp. 1-2, doi: 10.1109/AUV50043.2020.9267940.

Paulo Dias, Maria Costa, José Pinto, Keila Lima, Luís Venâncio, Miguel Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa. 2020 , "Large Scale Unmanned Vehicles Oceanic Exercise REP(MUS)19 Field Report", IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Symposium (AUV), St Johns, NL, Canada, 2020, pp. 1-2, doi: 10.1109/AUV50043.2020.9267898.

Miguel Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa, João Dias, Jorge Estrela da Silva, Renato Mendes, Manuel Ribeiro. 2020 , "The Value Function as a Decision Support Tool in Unmanned Vehicle Operations", IFAC World Conference, 2020.

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Paulo Dias, José Pinto, João Borges de Sousa. 2020 , "Toolchain for autonomous systems and its use in real-life scenarios: from science to defence",  'Autonomous Underwater Vehicles: Design and practice', Institution of Engineering and Technology, Chap. 8, pp. 213-236

João Borges de Sousa. 2020 , "Veículos não tripulados para observação do oceano ", Gazeta Física

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2019

Matheus Reis, R. Praveen Jain, António Pedro Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa. 2019 , "Robust Cooperative Moving Path Following Control for Marine Robotic Vehicles", Frontiers in Robotics and AI, V6, 121 

Frank Allgöwer, João Borges de Sousa, James Kapinski, Pieter Mosterman, Jens Oehlerking, Patrick Panciatici, Maria Prandini, Akshay Rajhans, Paulo Tabuada, Philipp Wenzelburger. 2019 , "Position paper on the challenges posed by modern applications to cyber-physical systems theory", Nonlinear Analysis: Hybrid Systems, Volume 34, Pages 147-165, ISSN 1751-570X, .

Miguel Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa, João Miguel Dias, Jorge Estrela da Silva, Renato Mendes, Américo S. Ribeiro. 2019 , "Optimizing autonomous underwater vehicle routes with the aid of high resolution ocean models", OCEANS 2019 MTS/IEEE SEATTLE, Seattle, WA, USA, 2019, pp. 1-7

Paulo Dias, Maria Costa, João Borges de Sousa. 2019 , "REP18 Atlantic: a large scale exercise using unmanned systems", OCEANS 2019 - Marseille, Marseille, France, pp. 1-7

Matheus Reis, R. Praveen Jain, António Pedro Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa. 2019 , "Robust moving path following control for robotic vehicles: Theory and experiments", in IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 3192-3199, Oct. 2019, doi: 10.1109/LRA.2019.2925733.

L. M. González-deSantos, J. Martínez-Sánchez, H. González-Jorge, Manuel Ribeiro, João Borges de Sousa, P. Arias. 2019 , "Payload for Contact Inspection Tasks with UAV Systems", Sensors 2019, 19, 3752.

Keila Lima, José Pinto, Vasco Ferreira, Bárbara Ferreira, André Diegues, Manuel Ribeiro, João Borges de Sousa. 2019 , "Comprehensive Habitat Mapping of a Littoral Marine Park", OCEANS 2019 - Marseille, Marseille, France, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/OCEANSE.2019.8867074.

Maria Costa, José Pinto, Manuel Ribeiro, Keila Lima, Alexandre Monteiro, Peter Kowalczyk, João Borges de Sousa. 2019 , "Underwater Archaeology with Light AUVs", OCEANS 2019 - Marseille, Marseille, France, pp. 1-6

João Galante, Manuel Ribeiro, Roberto Nóbrega, Jorge Neiva, António Sérgio Ferreira, João Borges de Sousa. 2019 , "Water Take-off and Landing Hybrid Copter approach for Maritime CONOPs", 2019 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), Atlanta, GA, USA,  pp. 475-481, doi: 10.1109/ICUAS.2019.8798079.

Keila Lima, Paulo Dias, Maria Costa, José Pinto, Tiago Marques, João Borges de Sousa, Sara Cardigos, Renato Mendes. 2019 , "REP18 Atlantic – A Large Scale Exercise Using Unmanned Systems, Field Report", OCEANS 2019 - Marseille, Marseille, France, 2019, pp. 1-7

2018

Pedro Gonçalves, Tiago Marques, Bruno Loureiro, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "The new iteration of the wavy drifter (MELOA) ", Instrumentation viewpoint 20 (2018): 50-50

Renato Mendes, João Borges de Sousa, José da Silva, João Dias. 2018 , "The Role of networked robotic systems to survey coastal phenomena: the Douro river plume case study", Instrumentation viewpoint.

André Diegues, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "A survey on automatic habitat mapping ", Instrumentation viewpoint 20 (2018): 62-63.

Paulo Dias, Maria Costa, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "REP18 Atlantic: a large scale exercise using unmanned systems ", Instrumentation viewpoint 20 (2018): 52-52.

Miguel Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa, João Dias, Jorge Estrela da Silva, Renato Mendes, Américo S. Ribeiro. 2018 , "Trajectory Optimization for Underwater Vehicles in Time-Varying Ocean Flows", 2018 IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Workshop (AUV), Porto, Portugal, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/AUV.2018.8729777.

Igor Belkin, João Borges de Sousa, José Pinto, Renato Mendes, Francisco López-Castejón. 2018 , "A new front-tracking algorithm for marine robots", 2018 IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Workshop (AUV), Porto, Portugal, , pp. 1-3, doi: 10.1109/AUV.2018.8729788.

Igor Belkin, João Borges de Sousa, José Pinto, Renato Mendes, Francisco López-Castejón. 2018 , "Marine robotics exploration of a large-scale open-ocean front", 2018 IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Workshop (AUV), Porto, Portugal, pp. 1-4, doi: 10.1109/AUV.2018.8729725.

José Pinto, Paulo Dias, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Coordinated Operation of Multiple AUVs using the LSTS Toolchain", 2018 IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Workshop (AUV), Porto, Portugal, 2018, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/AUV.2018.8729766.

Narjes Davari, António Pedro Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "An AUV Navigation System Using an Adaptive Error State Kalman Filter Based on Variational Bayesian", 2018 IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Workshop (AUV), Porto, Portugal, 2018, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/AUV.2018.8729756.

Maria Costa, José Pinto, Paulo Dias, João Pereira, Keila Lima, Manuel Ribeiro, João Borges de Sousa, Trent Lukaczyk, Renato Mendes, Maria Tomasino, Catarina Magalhães, Igor Belkin, Francisco López-Castejón, Javier Gilabert, Kay Skarpnes, Martin Ludvigsen, Kanna Rajan, Zara Mirmalek, Alex Chekalyuk. 2018 , "Field Report: Exploring Fronts with Multiple Robots", 2018 IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Workshop (AUV), Porto, Portugal, pp. 1-7

Alessandro Rucco, P.B. Sujit, António Pedro Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa, Fernando Lobo Pereira. 2018 , "Optimal Rendezvous Trajectory for Unmanned Aerial-Ground Vehicles", in IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, vol. 54, no. 2, pp. 834-847

António Sérgio Ferreira, Maria Costa, Frédéric Py, José Pinto, Mónica Silva, Alex Nimmo-Smith, Tor Arne Johansen, João Borges de Sousa, Kanna Rajan. 2018 , "Advancing multi-vehicle deployments in oceanographic field experiments", Advancing multi-vehicle deployments in oceanographic field experiments. Auton Robot 43, 1555–1574

Manuel Ribeiro, Diogo Dias, Renato Mendes, João Miguel Dias, João Galante, António Sérgio Ferreira, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Development and deployment of an estuarine microbuoy", OCEANS 2018 MTS/IEEE Charleston, Charleston, SC, pp. 1-5

Keila Lima, Eduardo Marques, José Pinto, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Dolphin: a task orchestration language for autonomous vehicle networks", 2018 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Madrid, pp. 603-610, doi: 10.1109/IROS.2018.8594059.

R. Praveen Jain, António Pedro Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa, Artur Zolich, Tor Arne Johansen, Jo Alfredsen, Elias Erstorp, Jakob Kuttenkeuler. 2018 , "Localization of an Acoustic Fish-Tag using the Time-of-Arrival Measurements: Preliminary results using eXogenous Kalman Filter", 2018 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Madrid,  pp. 1695-1702, doi: 10.1109/IROS.2018.8593659.

Mário Marques, Vitor Lobo, R. Batista, J. Oliveira, António Pedro Aguiar, Jorge Estrela da Silva, João Borges de Sousa, Maria de Fátima Nunes, Ricardo Adriano Ribeiro, Alexandre Bernardino, Jorge Salvador Marques. 2018 , "An unmanned aircraft system for maritime operations: The sense and avoid subsystem with software-in-the-loop evaluation", International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems. July 2018. doi:10.1177/1729881418786338

R. Praveen Jain, Andrea Alessandretti, António Pedro Aguiar, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Cooperative moving path following using event based control and communication", 2018 13th APCA International Conference on Automatic Control and Soft Computing (CONTROLO), Ponta Delgada, 2018, pp. 189-194, doi: 10.1109/CONTROLO.2018.8514299.

Keila Lima, Eduardo Marques, José Pinto, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Programming Networked Vehicle Systems Using Dolphin - Field Tests at REP'17", 2018 OCEANS - MTS/IEEE Kobe Techno-Oceans (OTO), Kobe, pp. 1-5, doi: 10.1109/OCEANSKOBE.2018.8559474.

João Alves, Roberto Petroccia, Alberto Grati, Nicolas Jourden, Gennaro Vitagliano, Paulo Garcia, Jose D. Prieto, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "A Paradigm Shift for Interoperable Submarine Rescue Operations: The Usage of JANUS During the Dynamic Monarch 2017 Exercise", 2018 OCEANS - MTS/IEEE Kobe Techno-Oceans (OTO), Kobe, pp. 1-7, doi: 10.1109/OCEANSKOBE.2018.8559465.

José Pinto, Renato Mendes, José da Silva, João Dias, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , " Multiple Autonomous Vehicles Applied to Plume Detection and Tracking", 2018 OCEANS - MTS/IEEE Kobe Techno-Oceans (OTO), Kobe, 2018, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/OCEANSKOBE.2018.8558802.

Tiago Marques, Keila Lima, Manuel Ribeiro, António Sérgio Ferreira, João Borges de Sousa, Renato Mendes. 2018 , "Characterization of Highly Dynamic Coastal Environments, Employing Teams of Heterogeneous Vehicles: A Holistic Case Study", 2018 OCEANS - MTS/IEEE Kobe Techno-Oceans (OTO), Kobe, pp. 1-8

Claudio Paliotta, Erjen Lefeber, Kristin Ytterstad Pettersen, José Pinto, Maria Costa, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Trajectory Tracking and Path Following for Underactuated Marine Vehicles", in IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 1423-1437, doi: 10.1109/TCST.2018.2834518.

Renato Mendes, José Pinto, João Dias, José da Silva, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Using a Autonomous Underwater Vehicle to track the frontal region of a river plume", 10.13140/RG.2.2.23213.33766/1

Artur Zolich, David Palma, Kimmo Kansanen, Kay Fjørtoft, João Borges de Sousa, Karl Johansson, Yuming Jiang, Hefeng Dong, Tor Arne Johansen. 2018 , "Survey on Communication and Networks for Autonomous Marine Systems", J Intell Robot Syst 95, 789–813 (2019).

José Pinto, Maria Costa, Paulo Dias, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Studying the Pacific Subtropical Front with Multiple Assets", 8th International Workshop on Marine Technology : MARTECH 2018. "Instrumentation Viewpoint". Vilanova i la Geltrú: SARTI, 2018, p. 49. 

José Pinto, Paulo Dias, João Borges de Sousa. 2018 , "Ripples: A tool for supervision and control of remote assets", Instrumentation viewpoint, 51-51.

2017

Lukáš Chrpa, José Pinto, Tiago Marques, Manuel Ribeiro, João Borges de Sousa. 2017 , "Mixed-initiative planning, replanning and execution: From concept to field testing using AUV fleets", 2017 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Vancouver, BC, pp. 6825-6830

António Sérgio Ferreira, João Pereira, José Pinto, Paulo Dias, João Borges de Sousa, Paulo Claro Lourenço. 2017 , "Rapid Environmental Picture Atlantic exercise 2016: Field report", OCEANS 2017 - Aberdeen, Aberdeen, 2017, pp. 1-7

António Sérgio Ferreira, João Pereira, Paulo Dias, João Borges de Sousa, Tor Arne Johansen, Paulo Claro Lourenço, Vegard Hovstein. 2017 , "Managing communication challenges in vehicle networks for remote maritime operations", OCEANS 2017 - Aberdeen, Aberdeen, 2017, pp. 1-7

José Pinto, Manuel Ribeiro, Stefania Giodini, Patrick L'Hoir, Alessandro Sartore, J. Giron-Sierra, José Braga, João Borges de Sousa. 2017 , "Network enabled cooperation of autonomous vehicles: A communications perspective", OCEANS 2017 - Aberdeen, Aberdeen,  pp. 1-6

José Pinto, Paulo Dias, Manuel Ribeiro, Maria Costa, João Borges de Sousa. 2017 , "Networked vehicle systems: From vision to reality", OCEANS 2017 - Aberdeen, Aberdeen, 2017, pp. 1-6

António Sérgio Ferreira, José Pinto, Paulo Dias, João Borges de Sousa. 2017 , "The LSTS software toolchain for persistent maritime operations applied through vehicular ad-hoc networks", 2017 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), Miami, FL, USA,  pp. 609-616

2016

Martin Ludvigsen, Sigurd Albrektsen, Krzysztof Cisek, Tor Arne Johansen, Petter Norgren, Roger Skjetne, Artur Zolich, Paulo Dias, António Sérgio Ferreira, João Borges de Sousa, Trygve Olav Fossum, Oystein Sture, Thomas Krogstad, Oivind Midtgaard, Vegard Hovstein, Erlend Vagsholm. 2016 , "Network of heterogeneous autonomous vehicles for marine research and management", OCEANS 2016 MTS/IEEE Monterey, Monterey, CA, 2016, pp. 1-7

João Borges de Sousa, João Pereira, José Pinto, Paulo Claro Lourenço, João Madaleno Galocha, Jorge Fontes, Mónica Silva, Kanna Rajan, Tor Arne Johansen, João Alves, Andrea Munafò, Konstantinos Pelekanakis, Roberto Petroccia, Marina Carreiro Silva, Michael Incze. 2016 , "Rapid Environmental Picture Atlantic exercise 2015 : a field report", OCEANS 2016 MTS/IEEE Monterey, Monterey, CA, 2016, pp. 1-6

Frédéric Py, José Pinto, M.A. Silva, Tor Arne Johansen, João Borges de Sousa, Kanna Rajan. 2016 , "EUROPtus: A Mixed-initiative Controller for Multi-Vehicle Oceanographic Field Experiments",  EUROPtus: A Mixed-initiative Controller for Multi-Vehicle Oceanographic Field Experiments. 10.13140/RG.2.2.24176.25603.

José Pinto, Manuel Ribeiro, Pedro Gonçalves, João Borges de Sousa. 2016 , "Web enabling ocean vehicles under intermittent communications", OCEANS 2016 MTS/IEEE Monterey, Monterey, CA, pp. 1-6

Manuel Ribeiro, António Sérgio Ferreira, Pedro Gonçalves, João Galante, João Borges de Sousa. 2016 , "Quadcopter platforms for water sampling and sensor deployment", OCEANS 2016 MTS/IEEE Monterey, Monterey, CA, 2016, pp. 1-5

Gerard Dooly, Edin Omerdic, Joseph Coleman, Liam Miller, Admir Kaknjo, James Hayes, José Braga, Filipe Ferreira, Hugh Conlon, Hugh Barry, Jesús Marcos-Olaya, Thomas Tuohy, João Borges de Sousa, Dan Toal. 2016 , " Main navigation About Research Systems People News Publications Contact Unmanned vehicles for maritime spill response case study: Exercise Cathach", Marine Pollution Bulletin, Volume 110, Issue 1, Pages 528-538

Lara Sousa, Francisco López-Castejón, Javier Gilabert, Paulo Relvas, Ana Couto, Nuno Queiroz, Renato Caldas, Paulo Dias, Hugo Dias, Margarida Faria, Filipe Ferreira, António Sérgio Ferreira, João Fortuna, Ricardo Gomes, Bruno Loureiro, Ricardo Martins, Luis Madureira, Jorge Neiva, Marina Oliveira, João Pereira, José Pinto, Frédéric Py, Hugo Queirós, Daniel Silva, P.B. Sujit, Artur Zolich, Tor Arne Johansen, João Borges de Sousa, Kanna Rajan. 2016 , "Integrated Monitoring of Mola mola Behaviour in Space and Time", Integrated Monitoring of Mola mola Behaviour in Space and Time. PLOS ONE 11(8): e0160404.

2015

Lukáš Chrpa, José Pinto, Manuel Ribeiro, Frédéric Py, João Borges de Sousa, Kanna Rajan. 2015 , "On mixed-initiative planning and control for Autonomous underwater vehicles", 2015 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Hamburg, pp. 1685-1690

Mário Marques, Pedro Dias, Nuno Santos, Vitor Lobo, Ricardo Batista, D. Salgueiro, António Pedro Aguiar, Maria Costa, Jorge Estrela da Silva, António Sérgio Ferreira, João Borges de Sousa, Maria Bento, Elói Pereira, José Morgado, Ricardo Ribeiro, Jorge Marques, Alexandre Bernardino, Miguel Griné, Matteo Taiana. 2015 , "Unmanned aircraft systems in maritime operations: Challenges addressed in the scope of the SEAGULL project", OCEANS 2015 - Genova, Genoa, pp. 1-6

João Borges de Sousa, João Pereira, João Alves, João Madaleno Galocha, Baptista Pereira, Paulo Claro Lourenço, Marinha Portuguesa. 2015 , "Experiments in multi-vehicle operations: The Rapid Environmental Picture Atlantic exercise 2014", OCEANS 2015 - Genova, Genoa, 2015, pp. 1-7,

Eduardo Marques, Manuel Ribeiro, José Pinto, João Borges de Sousa, Francisco Martins. 2015 , "NVL: a coordination language for unmanned vehicle networks", SAC '15: Proceedings of the 30th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, April 2015, Pages 331–334

Eduardo Marques, Manuel Ribeiro, José Pinto, João Borges de Sousa, Francisco Martins. 2015 , "Towards programmable coordination of unmanned vehicle networks", IFAC-PapersOnLine, Volume 48, Issue 2, Pages 256-261

A.Ch. Kapoutsis, G.V. Salavasidis, S. Chatzichristofis, José Braga, José Pinto, João Borges de Sousa, Elias Kosmatopoulos. 2015 , "The NOPTILUS project overview: A fully-autonomous navigation system of teams of AUVs for static/dynamic underwater map construction", IFAC-PapersOnLine, Volume 48, Issue 2, Pages 231-237

José Pinto, Paulo Dias, João Pereira, Renato Caldas, Tiago Rodrigues, João Borges de Sousa, Frédéric Py, Kanna Rajan. 2015 , "Mixed-Initiative Interaction for Tracking of Ocean Sunfish", IFAC-PapersOnLine, Volume 48, Issue 2,Pages 94-99

2014

João Borges de Sousa, José Pinto, Ricardo Martins, Maria Costa, Filipe Ferreira, Ricardo Gomes. 2014 , "Building oceanographic and atmospheric observation networks by composition: unmanned vehicles, communication networks, and planning and execution control frameworks", American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2014, abstract id. OS41A-1181

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Jorge Estrela da Silva, João Borges de Sousa, Fernando Lobo Pereira. 2014 , "Dynamic Optimization Techniques for the Motion Coordination of Autonomous Vehicles", In: van Schuppen J., Villa T. (eds) Coordination Control of Distributed Systems. Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences, vol 456. Springer, Cham.

João Borges de Sousa, Fernando Lobo Pereira. 2014 , "Coordination Challenges in Networked Vehicle Systems: Are We Missing Something?", In: van Schuppen J., Villa T. (eds) Coordination Control of Distributed Systems. Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences, vol 456. Springer, Cham.

Fernando Lobo Pereira, João Borges de Sousa, Ricardo Gomes, Pedro Calado. 2014 , "A Model Predictive Control Approach to AUVs Motion Coordination", In: van Schuppen J., Villa T. (eds) Coordination Control of Distributed Systems. Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences, vol 456. Springer, Cham.

Ricardo Martins, João Borges de Sousa, Renato Caldas, Chiara Petrioli, John Potter. 2014 , "SUNRISE project: Porto university testbed", Underwater Communications and Networking (UComms), Sestri Levante, 2014, pp. 1-5

João Borges de Sousa, Philip McGuillivary, João Vicente, Maria Bento, José Morgado, Maria Matos, Ricardo Bencatel, Paulo de Oliveira. 2014 , "Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Maritime Operations", In: Valavanis K., Vachtsevanos G. (eds) Handbook of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Springer, Dordrecht.

Maria Matos, João Caetano, José Morgado, João Borges de Sousa. 2014 , "From Research to Operations: The PITVANT UAS Training Experience", In: Valavanis K., Vachtsevanos G. (eds) Handbook of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Springer, Dordrecht.

P.B. Sujit, J.G. Manathara, Debasish Ghose, João Borges de Sousa. 2014 , "Decentralized Multi-UAV Coalition Formation with Limited Communication Ranges", In: Valavanis K., Vachtsevanos G. (eds) Handbook of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Springer, Dordrecht.

Margarida Faria, José Pinto, Frédéric Py, João Fortuna, Hugo Dias, Ricardo Martins, Frederik Leira, Tor Arne Johansen, João Borges de Sousa, Kanna Rajan. 2014 , "Coordinating UAVs and AUVs for oceanographic field experiments: Challenges and lessons learned", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), Hong Kong, 2014, pp. 6606-6611

António Sérgio Ferreira, Guilherme Carvalho, Filipe Ferreira, João Borges de Sousa. 2014 , "Assessing the capacity of man-portable UAVs for network access point localization, using RSSI link data", International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), Orlando, FL, 2014, pp. 355-364