25 APR

Weekly Seminar Series: “Binary Re-balance via Likelihood Ratio Invariance”

25 April 2018 - 25 April 2018

ABSTRACT: Imbalanced classification problems are those in which populations and (mis)classification costs are very different. They are pervasive and important in many real-world application fields, from Health to Security, including Economy, Industry, Business, and Social Media, to cite just a few. Unfortunately, the powerful discriminative machines seriously fail when applied to these problems –just as [...]

25 APR

Weekly Seminar Series: “Learning from Playing Games”

25 April 2018 - 25 April 2018

ABSTRACT: Many baby animals play to understand the world. From this evidence, some psychologists and pedagogists have proposed “gamification” as a technique for better learning… With inconclusive results. Here, Prof. Figueiras proposes a different perspective: To learn from (consciously) playing different kinds of (singular and collective, mainly) games, and even to learn from players. Playing [...]

05 APR

Weekly Seminar Series: “Compressed Sensing: Introduction to Theory and Practical Algorithms”

05 April 2018 - 05 April 2018
Speaker: Carlos Buelga, Researcher, David Gregoratti, Ph.D.

ABSTRACT: ASIP Department of Communication System Division is pleased to invite you to the course entitled “Compressed Sensing: Introduction to Theory and Practical Algorithms”. Compressed Sensing studies the compression and recovery of sparse signals with a reduced number of measurements. Efficient algorithms for reconstruction exists, such as the L1 minimization, many applications in signal processing [...]

04 APR

Weekly Seminar: “Two ways you did not know mobile networks could be useful”

04 April 2018 - 04 April 2018

ABSTRACT: Mobile networks provide support to a variety of communication-based services that are steadily changing our lives. However, they are also pervasive infrastructures that can be used in unconventional ways unrelated to communication. Specifically, mobile networks can be seen as large-scale remote sensing platform capable of providing fine-grained information about a large (and increasing) fraction [...]

16 MAR

New Job Openings

The CTTC looks for a procurement & legal officer and the  Communication Technologies Division, Communication Networks Division and Geomatics are searching for research candidates. Go to careers to apply now.

15 MAR

Weekly Seminar: “Dissemination activities related to the project: HEIMDALL”

15 March 2018 - 15 March 2018
Speaker: Federico Di Traglia, Ph.D., Emanuele Intrieri, Ph.D.

This Seminar has as its central focus the subject  of the project “HEIMDALL: H2020-EU.3.7.5 (Increase in Europe’s resilience to crises and disasters), HEIMDALL – MULTI-RISK COOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT TOOL FOR DATA EXCHANGE, RESPONSE PLANNING AND CREATION OF SCENARIOS” It is structured in two brief seminars, complemented by each other, as follows: TITLE: “Catching geomorphological response in [...]

26 FEB

CTTC participates in the Mobile World Congress as an exhibitor

26 February 2018 - 01 March 2018

This year, CTTC participates in the Mobile World Congress (Barcelona, Feb 26-Mar 1) as an exhibitor. In our booth, you can learn about Our portfolio of R&D services for the industry: research and innovation contracts, technology alliance, standards support, feasibility studies, license agreements, etc;…and a number of success stories of R&D projects in collaboration with [...]

23 FEB

5G Technology for the Connected Car: CTTC researchers Demonstrate the 5GCAR Research Project at the 2018 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

(BARCELONA, 19 Feb 2018) The European Commission is funding, through a Private Public Partnership (PPP) within the Horizon 2020 funding program, a number of Europe-wide collaborative research and innovation projects to develop the next generation of mobile wireless communications, 5G. One of these, 5GCAR, consists of activities aimed at enabling the connected and autonomous car [...]

23 FEB

CTTC contributes to the future 5G mobile transport platform for verticals at MWC’18

»     CTTC participates in the 5G-TRANSFORMER project, which defines an SDN/NFV-based architecture using slicing, multi-access edge computing (MEC) and federation as key concepts to meet vertical industries’ (eHealth, automotive, industry 4.0 and media) requirements in 5G mobile networks. »     CTTC shows at its booth at MWC’18 (CS20, Booth34) work in progress with respect to one [...]

23 FEB

CTTC leads a European Project on Prevention and Impact Assessment of Geological Hazards in Urban Areas and Infrastructure

On January 30-31, 2018, a group of geo-hazard experts, coming from different European countries, have come together at the CTTC (Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain) for the kick-of meeting of the European Project U-Geohaz. U-Geohaz (UCPM-2017-PP-AG: UCPM-783169) is a two-year project financed by the European Commission’s Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department (ECHO), which is coordinated by [...]

14 FEB

BLUESPACE project: 3rd Plenary Meeting

14 February 2018 - 16 February 2018

CTTC holds the 3rd Plenary Meeting of the Project BLUESPACE: Building on the Use of Spatial Multiplexing 5G Networks Infrastructures and Showcasing Advanced technologies and Networking Capabilties (H2020-ICT-07-2017-762055). The meeting will take place in February, from the 14th to the 16th, in the CTTC premises (  

07 FEB

CTTC organizes the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference

On-Line Registration is now available. Register Now!!! The CTTC organizes the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, on April 15th-18th, 2018. This edition will take place in Barcelona. IEEE WCNC is the only IEEE conference focused exclusively on wireless research, technology, and applications. It brings together thought leaders from industry, academia, government agencies and other [...]

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