09 MAR

Course: Radar Interferometry for engineering applications

09 March 2015 - 13 March 2015

Welcome to the new course on: Radar Interferometry for engineering applications. This course will be held at the Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Madrid (Spain) from 9th to 13th March 2015, and will be taught by lecturers from the Remote Sensing Department of CTTC, the Instituto Geológico y Minero de España (IGME) and the University of Alicante [...]

02 FEB

Weekly Seminar: “SMARTWORLD: A heterogeneous testbed for the Internet of Things at CTTC”

Speaker: Elisavet Grigoriou

ABSTRACT: In this seminar, we will make an overview of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications and the Internet of Things (IoT). Then, we will describe the activities of the SMARTWORLD project run by the M2M Department at CTTC. SMARTWORLD is developing a heterogeneous testbed for the IoT integrating various Radio Access Technologies, such as 3G/4G, IEEE 802.15.4, [...]

28 JAN

Weekly Seminar: “Overview of Internet of Things and Security issues”

ABSTRACT: In the forthcoming Internet of Things everything (smart phones, dishwashers, refrigerators, game machines, TVs, cameras, home security systems, vehicles, lighting systems, traffic control systems, engines, bridges, SCADA systems, blood pressure and heart rate monitors, environment monitors etc.) will carry sensors and/or actuators that will be interconnected via sensor networks and the Internet. The sensors [...]

27 JAN

Weekly Seminar: “Activitats i productes Satcom d’Indra Sistemas Barcelona”

27 January 2015 - 27 January 2015

ABSTRACT: Aquest Weekly Seminar servirà per fer una presentació de les activitats de R+D i productes enfocats a sistemes de comunicacions per satèl·lit que l’empresa INDRA du a terme. Així mateix, pretén identificar punts de connexió amb el CTTC. PONENT: Jorge Calvin Gil-Mascarell és Account/Business Development Manager a l’empresa Indra des de 2007. Té més [...]

14 JAN

Ultra High Speed Data Generation and Analysis Workshop

Anritsu in collaboration with LeCroy is pleased to invite you to attend a workshop covering Serial Data Analysis on High Speed data links.  The workshop is going to be held next January 14th in the CTTC, Castelldefels (Barcelona). Learn from the experts in Ultra High Speed Data Generation and Analysis – Register now for your [...]

08 JAN

The CTTC is invited to participate at the NEWSPACE Community

08 January 2015 - 08 January 2015

Barcelona City Council, through the Municipal Institute of IT (IMI) , gives full support to the initiative called ‘Comunitat NEWSPACE’, which rises in the field of Space Technologies with the aim of generating economic activity encouraging the creation of new solutions for industries, but also for taking advantage of these technologies in the advancement and [...]

31 DEC

CTTC Technologies Capabilities

Last December, 22nd, 2014, the CTTC Technologies Capabilities, prepared for the Spanish Minister of Defense (DGAM), have been posted at the corresponding website “Capacidades Tecnológicas del CTTC para el Portal de Tecnología e Innovación del Ministerio de Defensa”.

19 DEC

Weekly Seminar: “Research Challenges for Wireless Technologies in Next Generation Medical Implant Devices”

ABSTRACT: Wireless technologies offer significant opportunities to support remote patient monitoring in an unobtrusive, reliable and cost effective manner thereby providing personalized sustainable services to patients. Medical Body Area Networks (MBANs) form one such emerging technology. MBANs need to provide highly reliable and low power communications for medical devices, especially those implanted in the human [...]

17 DEC

A journal article from Geomatics Division mentioned in ESA earth online

The journal article entitled “Use of Satellite SAR for Understanding Long-Term Human Occupation Dynamics in the Monsoonal Semi-Arid Plains of North Gujarat, India”  co-authored by Núria Devanthéry and Oriol Montserrat from the Geomatics division of CTTC, is mentioned in the earth online webpage of ESA as an example of using ENVISAT data for Archaelogical applications. [...]

12 DEC

Best Paper Award, Globecom 2014

The research paper “Sharing the Small Cells for Energy Efficient Networking: How much does it cost?” presented in the prestigious IEEE Globecom 2014 conference and authored by the Head of the SMARTECH department Dr. Christos Verikoukis in collaboration with Ms. Alexandra Bousia, Dr. Angelos Antonopoulos, Dr. Elli Kartsakli, and Dr. Luis Alonso has been awarded [...]

01 DEC

Weekly Seminar: “Government Satellite Services”

ABSTRACT:During the talk, the Government Satellite Services that are being provided by HISDESAT will be presented: Secure Communications Satellite and Information System of Marine Traffic AIS (Automated Identification System) by Satellite, as well as Services for Earth Observation by Satellite which will start next year. Configuration of space and terrestrial systems, necessary to provide these [...]

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