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Forward thinking 5G and beyond research at IMDEA Networks receives major backing

14 January 2019 -- seltime-editor

The Wireless Networking Group at IMDEA Networks, led by the Institute’s Research Director Dr. Joerg Widmer, has received major financial backing to pursue a new communication paradigm for future very high speed wireless networks. The Madrid-based team has set itself to explore communication in the extremely high frequency part of the radio spectrum, the millimeter wave band (mm-wave) from 30 to 300GHz, to vastly increase data rates of future wireless and mobile networks.

Data Transparency efforts receive major boost at IMDEA Networks

21 December 2018 -- seltime-editor

IMDEA Networks Institute, the networking research institute, has announced the incorporation of Dr. Nikolaos Laoutaris as Research Professor at its Madrid facility.  In this role, Dr. Laoutaris joins the Institute’s top researchers who are leading the laboratory’s scientific development of future network technologies.

Key players in Madrid’s research and innovation ecosystem visit 5TONIC

18 December 2018 -- op-net-admin

Officials from the Department of Education and Research of Madrid were given a guided tour of the 5TONIC international 5G co-creation laboratory. These key decision-makers and enablers within Madrid’s education, research and innovation ecosystem were keen to learn about the lab’s current activities to boost technology, entrepreneurship and business innovation ventures.

SMOOTH transitioning to GDPR compliance for MEnts

30 November 2018 -- op-net-admin

A new European innovation action under the H2020 Cibersecurity-PPP funding program is assisting micro enterprises, also known as MEnts, to comply with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which was launched in 2018 to enhance privacy protection for all European citizens. The SMOOTH project, in which IMDEA Networks Institute participates, aims to become the reference platform for MEnts transitioning to GDPR compliance, whilst safeguarding the interests of EU citizenry on data privacy and security.

“As wireless spectrum is a scarce resource, protecting it from malicious users is a key in modern society”

22 November 2018 -- seltime-editor

Dr. Domenico Giustiniano is the head of the Pervasive Wireless Systems group at IMDEA Networks. He is also the leader of the OpenVLC project, an open-source platform for research in visible light communication networks and the co-founder of the non-profit Electrosense association, a crowd-sourcing initiative to collect and analyse spectrum data.

Spotting and stopping the spectrum saboteurs

05 November 2018 -- seltime-editor

A new research project has been launched with the aim of developing a system for detecting threats to the electromagnetic space.  Led by IMDEA Networks Institute (a networking research organization based in Madrid, Spain), the SOCRATES project has recently been awarded funding by NATO’s Emerging Security Challenges Division – Science for Peace and Security Programme (SPS). The two other collaborating partners on the project are the ElectroSense non-profit association of Switzerland (a crowd-sourcing initiative that collects and analyses spectrum data) and Katholieke Universiteit (KU) Leuven of Belgium. Their work will be concluded by May 2021.

Arturo Azcorra new member of the Academy of Europe

16 October 2018 -- seltime-editor

Professor Dr. Arturo Azcorra, Director of  IMDEA Networks (Madrid, Spain) and Full Professor at the Department of Telematics Engineering of University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M), has been appointed member of the prestigious Academy of Europe. This appointment recognizes Azcorra’s role as one of the world leaders in the research and development of the advanced solutions and systems leading to the 5G revolution.

 

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