Next November 5th the researcher and professor Antonio Fernández Anta will receive the ARITMEL Award, one of the four National Computer Science Awards jointly granted by the Spanish Computer Science Association (SCIE) and the BBVA Foundation. Due to this award, we’ve asked him about some aspects of his professional career.
The researcher and professor Antonio Fernández Anta has received the Aritmel Award, one of the four National Computer Science Awards jointly granted by the Spanish Computer Science Association (SCIE) and the BBVA Foundation.
UTEK, a Spanish start-up company backed by the European Space Agency’s business incubator programme, is to join the 5TONIC co-creation laboratory in Madrid as a collaborator investigating and developing maritime applications of 5G technology.
Celling 5G, una nueva e innovadora empresa de tecnología española, se ha convertido en el último colaborador en unirse al laboratorio de creación conjunta 5TONIC, con sede en IMDEA Networks Institute. La compañía radicada en Madrid comenzará de inmediato un nuevo proyecto de investigación para probar su solución avanzada para el despliegue de células pequeñas en cooperación con otros miembros de 5TONIC.
Professor Mario Gerla, a pioneer in computer and communication networks who had supervised more than 100 Ph.D. graduates and published over 1000 papers and reports during his forty-five years of research, died on February 9 after a prolonged battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 75 years old.
At this month’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, 5TONIC VP Arturo Azcorra has been invited to join a main-stage conference discussion* on how mobile operators can capitalise on their assets and take advantage of opportunities in the field of Industry 4.0.
The 5TONIC co-creation laboratory in Madrid has successfully designed and deployed an open Management and Network Orchestration (MANO) platform based on ETSI’s open source management solution (OSM) that is capable of deploying services across multiple sites.
IMDEA Networks welcomes Suman Banerjee and Deepak Ganesan as new visiting professors. Suman and Deepak are two of the world’s most renown wireless communications experts and it is an honor to have them join the Institute. They have both simultaneously been appointed to the eminent role of Chair of Excellence University Carlos III of Madrid-Banco Santander. To date, 12 double appointees have come to IMDEA Networks through that program.
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.
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.