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21 NOV

PhD Thesis Defense: Design and implementation of low complexity adaptive optical OFDM systems for software-defined transmission in elastic opcial networks

In the context of this PhD thesis defense, Laia Nadal presents her work realized at CTTC . Abstract: Due to the increasing global IP traffic and the exponential growing demand for broadband services, optical networks are experimenting significant changes. Advanced modulation formats are being implemented at the Digital Signal Processing (DSP) level as key enablers [...]

20 NOV

A Researcher of CTTC, is awarded with the KTH ISSLS 2000 Foundation Scholarship in Sweden

Charalampos Kalalas, researcher at CTTC with the M2M Department, has been awarded on November 2014 with the Swedish ISSLS 2000 Foundation Scholarship of KTH for the M.Sc. Thesis Project “Enabling LTE for Control System Applications in a Smart Grid Context”. The purpose of the foundation is to facilitate scientific research and education within the telecommunication [...]

20 NOV

Weekly Seminar: “The self-seeded source: potentiality of an “unusual” transmitter”

Speaker: Dr. Lucia Marazzi, Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy

ABSTRACT: Since its first introduction self-seeding concept has arisen the interests of researcher mainly as a potential low-cost approach for colorless transmission in wavelength division multiplexed passive optical networks. This transmitter is constituted by the network elements with minimal additions, so that it can be considered network embedded. The key device of this transmitter is [...]

19 NOV

CTTC-HK gives support to the Conference “Hong Kong: The window for innovation and technology in China and Asia Pacific market”

CTTC-HK, Ltd. gives support to the Conference “Hong Kong: The window for innovation and technology in the China and Asia Pacific market”, organized by ESADECREAPOLIS and InvestHK. This Conference is going to be held next November 19th in the Auditorium of  ESADECREAPOLIS, Sant Cugat del Vallès (Barcelona). The goal of this Conference is to present [...]

18 NOV

CTTC participates in Science Week 2014 through demos, lab. tours and talk

From November 14th through November 23th, the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation coordinates Science Week, and initiative that seeks to introduce the science carried out at CTTC and other research institutions to society. This year, CTTC has organized a talk to present the center and some demos and lab. experiments. EOS ADRENALINE [...]

17 NOV

Researcher of the CTTC is a Guest Editor of the Proceedings of the IEEE Special Issue on “Energy Harvesting and Scavenging”

Dr. Apostolos Georgiadis, Senior Researcher of the CTTC, is a Guest co-Editor of the Special Issue on “Energy Harvesting and Scavenging” in the Proceedings of the IEEE. This special issue covers the recent advances in energy-harvesting and energy-scavenging systems with reviews of numerous “renewable” transducer technologies, including solar, electromagnetic, thermal and kinetic energy transducers. This [...]

16 NOV

CTTC and CTTC-HK are present at China Hi-Tech Fair 2014

16 November 2014 - 21 November 2014

The CTTC represented by Mr. Albert Sitjà (IPR& Corporate Development Director) and CTTC-HK Ltd. represented by Dr. Ernest Lo (Founding Director and Chief Representative) will be present at China Hi-Tech Fair 2014 (CHTF), that is going to be held next November 16th to 21st at Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center. CTTC will show our capabilities [...]

11 NOV

New Job Opening

CTTC is interested in filling new Post-Doctoral Position. Call 6/2014-1 – Post Doctoral Position in the Remote Sensing Department. The Remote Sensing Department announces the availability of a 2-year post-doctoral position. See more information here.      

11 NOV

What 5G Visionaries May Learn from “Smart-FiWi-HetNets”

The EU is actively pursuing the vision of a ubiquitous, ultra-high bandwidth communication infrastructure, also known as 5G, to drive the future networked society in the year 2020. Given the integrative vision of 5G, wireless network researchers may benefit from lessons learned in other areas of high-speed communications networks in the past in order to [...]

05 NOV

Weekly Seminar: “GAL – Galileo for Gravity”

ABSTRACT: GAL project aims the study and development of a state-of-the-art methodology for the determination of precise and high-resolution gravity field models. The key issue is the precise Kinematic Airborne Gravimetry (KAG), with the joint use of most recent techniques and technologies, such as EGNOS, GPS, Galileo and strapdown Inertial Measurement Units (IMUs), and its [...]

05 NOV

Mr. Albert Sitjà participates, as speaker, at XVI Jornadas de Tecnologías para la Defensa y la Seguridad

05 November 2014 - 06 November 2014

The CTTC, represented by Mr. Albert Sitjà (IPR & Corporate Development Director and Secretary of AMETIC Council in Catalonia) participates at XVI Jornadas de Tecnologías para la Defensa y la Seguridad: “Globalización e internacionalización de la Defensa y la Seguridad. Reinventando el sector” that is going to be held next November 05th to 06th in [...]

05 NOV

4,000 downloads of a research work authored by CTTC

Science and research is about impact. This can be measured in many different ways. A typical one consists is counting the number of citations of a given publication. Unfortunately, in some cases this might be tricky due to the use of self-citations (citations by the same author) and the creation of communities of scientists citing [...]

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