Maria de Lourdes Alcoforado

    Maria de Lourdes Alcoforado

    Coordinator of the Post Graduate Program in Systems Engineering, University of Pernambuco

    Maria de Lourdes M. G. Alcoforado received her D.Sc. degrees (2005) in Electrical Engineering from the Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil. She was a researcher (2013- 2016) in the project entitled Coding and Security Advanced Techniques for Wireless Communications, involving the School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University and the Communications Research Group, Federal University of Pernambuco. Since 2001 she is with the University of Pernambuco,dedicated to researching and teaching in Undergraduate and Post Graduate courses, and currently is Coordinator of the Post Graduate Program in Systems Engineering. Her research interests include polar codes, turbo codes, multiple access channel, modulation and cryptography.