27 FEB

New staff member: Mischa Dohler

New Senior Research Associate in Radio Communications Area. Mischa Dohler is now Senior Researcher with CTTC in Barcelona. Prior to this, he has been Senior Research Expert in the R&D department of France Telecom working on cooperative communication systems and wireless sensor networks from June 2005 to February 2008. From September 2003 to June 2005, [...]

27 FEB

Wireless Sensor Networks: the future of sensors

Speaker: José Polo, PhD and Manel Gasulla, PhD
Place: Auditorium CTTC/11h

Weekly Seminar: This seminar introduces wireless sensor networks (WSN), highlights some important aspects and presents a work in progress of a WSN at the Campus del Baix Llobregat of the UPC.

20 FEB

MIMO Applicability for satellites

Speaker: Ana I. Pérez, PhD
Place: CTTC Auditorium/10h

Weekly Seminar: This seminar focuses on the evaluation of performances of MIMO techniques for broadband mobile communications. They are derived through detailed simulations, including also the channel estimation algorithm.

13 FEB

New staff member: Ciprian George Gavrincea

New Research Ingineer in Ingineering Unit. Ciprian George Gavrincea was born in Baia Mare, Romania, in 1976. He obtained his Electro-mechanical Engineering degree from the North University of Baia Mare in June 1999, after finishing a Final Thesis consisted in data acquisition system. Currently, he is a PhD student at the "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, working on [...]

13 FEB

Seamless Mobility for Heterogeneous Wireless Networks

Speaker: Paolo Dini, PhD
Place: CTTC Auditorium/10h

Weekly Seminar: This seminar will focus on vertical handoff management in heterogeneous wireless networks. In particular will be discussed the network interface selection problem for a multi-interface and multi-homed mobile terminal.

11 FEB

CTTC will participate in the Mobile World Congress 2008

11 February 2008 - 14 February 2008

The CTTC takes part in Mobile World Congress Brokerage Event 2008 with a several interviews with companies, research centres and universities to discuss technology solutions and new opportunities for the future.

Fco. Javier Vílchez-2
06 FEB

New staff member: Francisco Javier Vílchez

New Research Engineer in Optical Networking Area. Francisco Javier Vílchez Bermúdez was born in Barcelona, Spain, in 1975. He obtained his Telecommunication Engineering degree from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia in April 2002, after finishing a Final Thesis consisted in modelling routing protocols (OSPF and LDP) for IP optical networks. Later, he started to study Electronics [...]

M. Di Renzo
30 JAN

New staff member: Marco Di Renzo

New Research Associate in Access Technologies Area. Marco Di Renzo (S'05-AM'07) was born in L'Aquila, Italy, in 1978. He received the Laurea degree (cum laude and distinction) in Electronic Engineering from the University of L'Aquila, Italy, in 2003, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Information Engineering from the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, [...]