18 OCT

The 5GCAR EU initiative pushes for future wireless vehicular communication

By 5GCAR consortium 5GCAR has released the first report on use cases and scenarios to support a fast and successful path towards safer and more efficient future driving. With derived automotive, network and qualitative requirements a deeper understanding of what is truly needed to build the future system is presented. In the report “5GCAR Scenarios, [...]

10 OCT

New Job Openings

The Communication Systems Division and  Communication Networks Division of the CTTC are searching for research candidates. Go to careers to apply now.

03 OCT

The CTTC, at the IoT Solutions World Congress

03 October 2017 - 05 October 2017

CTTC will take part as exhibitor in the IoT Solutions World Congress 2017 (IOTSWC17) which will take place in the Gran Via venue of ‘Fira de Barcelona’ October 3rd-5th. The last developments concerning the IoTWORLD® testbed together with the progress in different National and European projects related to IoT, as well as industrial solutions will [...]

02 OCT

CTTC organizes the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference

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 institutions to exchange information and ideas on [...]

02 OCT

CTTC – Annual Report 2016

The Annual Report 2016 from the CTTC has already been published. For more details, please visit

01 SEP

IoTWORLD® testbed – New website and APP

Georgios Angelopoulos, Angelos Chatzimparmpas, Anestis Dalgkitsis and Georgios Theodoros Kalampokis are the last-course students from the Department of Engineering Informatics and Τelecommunications of the University of Western Macedonia (Greece) who visited the CTTC thanks to the Erasmus+ programme, the EU programme for education, training, youth and sport. During their two months stay (June-July’17) at CTTC [...]

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27 JUL

PhD thesis Defense: Subset selection in signal processing using sparsity-inducing norms

In the context of this PhD thesis defense, Luis Blanco presents his work realized at CTTC. This dissertation deals with different subset selection problems in wireless communications systems. These type of problems have a combinatorial nature, which makes them computationally intractable for medium and large-scale sizes. In particular, two different types of problems are addressed [...]

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25 JUL

PhD thesis Defense: Estimation and Control in Energy Harvesting Wireless Communication Networks

In the context of this PhD thesis defense, Miguel Calvo-Fullana presents his work realized at CTTC. Long thought to be an unattainable ambition, self-sustainable and green-powered wireless networks are rapidly becoming a reality. This is driven by recent hardware improvements in what is known as Energy Harvesting (EH). This technology makes it possible for devices [...]