Pedro Pinho was born in Vale de Cambra, Portugal in 1974. He received the Licenciado and Master\'s degrees in Electrical and Telecommunications Engineering, and the Ph. D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Aveiro in 1997, 2000, and 2004 respectively. He is currently an Assistant Professor in Electronics, Telecommunications and Computers Engineering Department in Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL/IPL) and a Senior Member of the research staff in Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT), Aveiro, Portugal. Dr. Pinho is also a senior member of the IEEE, and serves as Technical Program Committee in several conferences and reviewer of several IEEE journals. He has authored or co-authored one book, ten book chapters and more than 100 papers for conferences and international journals.