With current wireless data networks in the "fourth generation" or 4G, key players in the ICT sector are already paving the way for 5G wireless data networks and beyond technologies. At Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona this week we are witnessing examples of how current investment into this next generation networks has spread across research initiatives worldwide.
27 Feb 2018
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and IMDEA Networks researchers present at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 recent innovations stemming from several joint European projects aimed to develop 5G networks.
“The continuous need to understand better the small and the big things of the world around and within us is fascinating”
16 Feb 2018
As his research stay at IMDEA Networks comes to an end, we interview Prof. Ioannis Stavrakakis, who joined us in March 2017 as a Visiting Professor. During this period he has also occupied a visiting professorship at University Carlos III of Madrid and the prestigious Chair of Excellence from the Comunidad de Madrid.
IMDEA Networks and UC3M organizing international conference on embedded systems, wireless networking
06 Feb 2018
The International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks (EWSN 2018) kicks off next week in Madrid, hosted by University Carlos III (UC3M) and with IMDEA Networks Institute leading the organizational effort.
01 Feb 2018
Company’s EdgeLink™ 60GHz Solution and Fast-Forward 70GHz Solution Prove New 5G Fronthaul Upper-Layer and Lower-Layer Transport Over Wireless. Trials were performed at the 5G innovation lab 5TONIC, headquartered at IMDEA Networks.
"5G networks will transform tourism by giving us almost unlimited real-time access to communications, data and computation services"
24 Jan 2018
The organizers of FITUR 2018, the annual international tourism fair celebrated at IFEMA (Madrid, Spain), interview Arturo Azcorra, Director of IMDEA Networks, Telematics professor at Universidad Carlos III of Madrid and Vice President of 5TONIC.
22 Jan 2018
King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia inaugurated last week the IFEMA LAB 5G presented at the International Tourism Fair, FITUR 2018, held in Madrid from January 17th to the 21st. During the opening visit to the fair, the Spanish Monarchs visited the stand of the IFEMA LAB 5G, an initiative launched by IFEMA and 5TONIC to explore ways of applying 5G technology to the tourism and trade fair sectors.
15 Jan 2018
Edward Knightly, Sheafor-Lindsay Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and department chair at Rice University (Houston, TX, USA) and a member of the Scientific Council of IMDEA Networks Institute (Madrid, Spain) has been named a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for 2017. ACM is the world’s largest computing society.
12 Jan 2018
FITUR 2018 will be the presentation platform for a series of technological solutions aimed at the tourism industry and fair management, ready to spring into action with 5G technology- still in the standardisation process-,, in the near future. This is a line of prototypes developed by a multi-disciplinary team of researchers who have been working since last September at the IFEMA LAB 5G laboratory, set up by IFEMA and 5TONIC, a company founded by Telefónica, IMDEA Networks Institute, and ERICSSON.