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International Workshop
Members of IMDEA Networks’ Scientific Council and researchers
7 Jun 2017
IMDEA Networks Institute annually holds a by-invitation-only thematic workshop in Madrid. The workshop accompanies a meeting of our Scientific Council comprised of prominent researchers. In addition to talks by... +
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David Hay, Associate Professor, Rachel and Selim Benin School of Computer Science and Engineering, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel...
30 Mar 2017
In this talk we present OpenBox — a software-defined framework for network-wide development, deployment, and management of network functions (NFs). OpenBox effectively decouples the control plane of NFs from their data... +
Savvas Zannettou, PhD student, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus / Research Intern, Telefonica I+D, Spain
8 Mar 2017
The use of deceptive techniques in user-generated video portals is ubiquitous. Unscrupulous uploaders deliberately mislabel video descriptors, such as headline, thumbnail etc., in order to increase their views and... +
Google's balloon
Ignacio Berberana, Senior Research Engineer, IMDEA Networks Institute
22 Feb 2017
The seminar will provide an introduction to the Project Loon, a network of balloons designed by Google to extend Internet connectivity to people in rural and remote areas worldwide. We will review its main technical... +
23 Jan 2017
ETSI Centre for Testing and Interoperability will be organizing its first NFV PlugtestsTM event on 23 January to 3 February 2017, hosted by 5TONIC Laboratory, headquartered at IMDEA Networks Institute, in Leganés,... +
Pablo Molinero, Technical Manager in the Global Customer Unit for the Telefonica Group, Ericsson
18 Jan 2017
In this talk, Pablo Molinero will provide a personal view about innovation in Spain, based on his personal experience when working in a startup company and a multinational corporation. Innovation is not just the process... +
Smart Antenna
Holger Maune, Head of the Tunable Microwave Devices Group at Institute for Microwave Engineering and Photonics, Technische Universität...
14 Dec 2016
There is a considerable demand for reconfigurable/tunable and compact devices in the Radio Frequency (RF) frontend modules as well as in the antenna systems in modern and future wireless systems for broadcast,... +
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Andrea Mariello, PhD Student, ICT International Doctoral School, University of Trento, Italy
12 Dec 2016
Nowadays, we are experiencing a growing interest in data science, a relatively new discipline at the intersection between Statistical Learning, Engineering and Operations Research in which practitioners develop and use... +
Angelos Chatzipapas
Angelos Chatzipapas, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks Institute and University Carlos III of Madrid
25 Nov 2016
This thesis tackles the optimization of energy efficiency in data centers in terms of network and server utilization.
Flexible TDD Design
David M. Gutierrez Estevez, Senior 5G Researcher, Samsung Electronics R&D Institute, UK
24 Nov 2016
Both the use of very large arrays of antennas and flexible time division duplexing (TDD) designs have become prominent features of next generation 5G cellular systems.