Innovation, Engineering and Entrepreneurship

  • José Machado
  • Filomena Soares
  • Germano Veiga
Conference proceedings HELIX 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 505)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Control, Automation and Robotics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. António Magalhães, João Paulo Magalhães
      Pages 3-9
    3. Jorge Ribeiro, Victor Alves, Henrique Vicente, José Neves
      Pages 10-16
    4. P. B. de Moura Oliveira, J. Boaventura Cunha, Filomena Soares
      Pages 17-24
    5. Paulo Torres, Sergio Malhão
      Pages 25-31
    6. Bruno Amaro, Vinicius Silva, Filomena Soares, João Sena Esteves
      Pages 39-45
    7. Przemysław Zawadzki, Paweł Buń, Filip Górski
      Pages 46-52
    8. Marek Kubalcik, Vladimir Bobal, Tomas Barot
      Pages 75-81
    9. Daniel Honc, Milan Jičínský
      Pages 82-88
    10. Petr Chalupa, František Gazdoš, Michal Jarmar, Jakub Novák
      Pages 96-102
    11. Jakub Novak, Petr Chalupa, Viliam Dolinay, Lubomir Vasek
      Pages 110-115
    12. Joel Galvão, Cedrico Oliveira, Helena Lopes, Laura Tiainen
      Pages 124-131
  3. Mechatronics Design, Medical Devices and Wellbeing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Vlad Cârlescu, Dumitru N. Olaru, Gheorghe Prisăcaru, Cezar Oprișan, Radu Ștefan Știrbu, José Machado
      Pages 143-150
    3. Erika Ottaviano, Pierluigi Rea, Alessandra Grandinetti
      Pages 151-157
    4. Alexandre Calado, Pedro Leite, Filomena Soares, Paulo Novais, Pedro Arezes
      Pages 158-164
    5. Andreia S. Silveira, Patrícia A. Senra, Eurico Seabra, Luís F. Silva
      Pages 165-171
    6. P. Venugopal, S. Aswini Priya, V. K. Manupati, M. L. R. Varela, J. Machado, G. D. Putnik
      Pages 172-177
    7. Fausto O. Medola, Frode E. Sandnes, Ana Claudia T. Rodrigues, Luis C. Paschoarelli, Luciana M. Silva
      Pages 185-191
    8. Luisa M. Arruda, Helder Carvalho
      Pages 192-198
    9. Eurico Seabra, Luís F. Silva, Ricardo Ferreira, Valdemar Leiras
      Pages 199-205
    10. M. Filomena Teodoro, Carla Simão, Margarida Abranches, Sofia Deuchande, Ana Teixeira
      Pages 206-213
    11. Virginia Cardoso, Rachel Boldt, Hélder Carvalho, Fernando Ferreira
      Pages 214-220
    12. Ana Oliveira, João Freitas, Eurico Seabra, Luís F. Silva, Hélder Puga
      Pages 221-228
    13. André Paiva, Daniel Vieira, Joana Cunha, Hélder Carvalho, Bernardo Providência
      Pages 229-235
    14. Catarina Fernandes, Gizelle Carvalho, Lettícia Souza, Helder Carvalho
      Pages 236-243
    15. André Paiva, André Catarino, Hélder Carvalho, Octavian Postolache, Gabriela Postolache, Fernando Ferreira
      Pages 244-250
    16. Pedro Cunha, Vítor Carvalho, Filomena Soares
      Pages 251-258
    17. Fátima Gonçalves, Vítor Carvalho, Demétrio Matos
      Pages 259-266
    18. Leandro Pereira, José Machado, Vítor Carvalho, Filomena Soares, Demétrio Matos
      Pages 267-274
  4. Cyber-Physical Systems, IoT and Industry 4.0

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. Tiberiu S. Letia, Dahlia Al-Janabi
      Pages 277-283
    3. João Sousa, Joel Galvão, José Machado, João Mendonça, Toni Machado, Pedro Vaz Silva
      Pages 284-291
    4. Eva Masero Rúbio, Rogério Pais Dionísio, Pedro Miguel Baptista Torres
      Pages 292-298
    5. Camelia Avram, Karolina Bezerra, Dan Radu, Jose Machado, Adina Astilean
      Pages 307-314
  5. Innovations in Industrial Context and Advanced Manufacturing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 337-337

About these proceedings


This book presents endeavors to join synergies in order to create added value for society, using the latest scientific knowledge to boost technology transfer from academia to industry. It potentiates the foundations for the creation of knowledge- and entrepreneurial cooperation networks involving engineering, innovation, and entrepreneurship stakeholders.

The Regional HELIX 2018 conference was organized at the University of Minho’s School of Engineering by the MEtRICs and Algoritmi Research Centers, and took place in Guimarães, Portugal, from June 27th to 29th, 2018.

After a rigorous peer-review process, 160 were accepted for publication, covering a wide range of topics, including Control, Automation and Robotics; Mechatronics Design, Medical Devices and Wellbeing; Cyber-Physical Systems, IoT and Industry 4.0; Innovations in Industrial Context and Advanced Manufacturing; New Trends in Mechanical Systems Development; Advanced Materials and Innovative Applications; Waste to Energy and Sustainable Environment; Operational Research and Industrial Mathematics; Innovation and Collaborative Arrangements; Entrepreneurship and Internationalization; and Oriented Education for Innovation, Engineering and/or Entrepreneurship.



HELIX’18 Innovation Engineering Entrepreneurship Cooperation Networks Smart Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Editors and affiliations

  • José Machado
    • 1
  • Filomena Soares
    • 2
  • Germano Veiga
    • 3
  1. 1.School of EngineeringUniversity of MinhoGuimarãesPortugal
  2. 2.School of EngineeringUniversity of MinhoGuimarãesPortugal
  3. 3.Faculty of EngineeringUniversity of PortoPortoPortugal

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