Gonzalo Camarillo, Head of Data/IT Standardization at Ericsson and one of the distinguished members of the Scientific Council of IMDEA Networks Institute, has been appointed Chairman of the Internet Society Board. The ISOC is the world’s independent source of leadership for Internet policy, technology standards, and future development. Its diverse Board of Trustees is dedicated to ensuring the Internet stays open, transparent and defined by its users.
28 Jun 2016
Amr Abdelnabi has recently become a member of the IMDEA Networks research team. He will be working as a PhD Student within the Opportunistic Architectures Lab, led by Dr. Vincenzo Mancuso and Dr. Marco Ajmone Marsan, faculty researchers at the Madrid Institute. His main areas of interest are Opportunistic Communication; Stochastic Geometry Application to Wireless networks; Cellular Networks; Wireless PHY and MAC Layers; D2D Communication; Cooperative Communication; Wireless Channel Modeling; Interference Modeling.
Qing Wang, First Prize Winner of the 1st China (Shenzhen) Innovation Competition of International Talents
23 Jun 2016
IMDEA Networks Institute is proud to announce that Qing Wang, who obtained his PhD from University Carlos III of Madrid & IMDEA Networks Institute last May, became First Prize Winner (1 out of 155) of the 1st China (Shenzhen) Innovation Competition of International Talents held in Munich (Germany Division), in April 2016.
15 Jun 2016
5TONIC and IMDEA Networks Institute are proud to announce that the multinational telecommunications company CommScope has joined 5TONIC, the first laboratory of 5G excellence in Spain. Founded last autumn by experts from Telefónica and the research institute IMDEA Networks, 5TONIC exists as an open ecosystem for innovation and research based in Madrid, which also counts with Intel and Ericsson Spain amongst its members.
13 Jun 2016
Accurate indoor localization has the potential to transform the way people navigate indoors in a similar way that GPS transformed the way people navigate outdoors. Over the last 15 years, several indoor localization technologies have been proposed and experimented by both academia and industry. A major problem is that the proposed solutions are evaluated in different conditions, which makes hard any comparison of their performance.
03 Jun 2016
As of 2020, 5G networks shall operate with a view to provide impetus for the age of “all-connected”
02 Jun 2016
A team of four researchers from University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M), IMDEA Networks and Telefonica participated in the Data Science Hackathon contest celebrated in conjunction with the I-COM Global Summit 2016 with noteworthy results. The team excelled at a challenge involving social media analysis, winning one of two finalist awards thanks to the innovative and business oriented results achieved.
16 May 2016
Rubén Cuevas, researcher and visiting professor at the department of Telematics Engineering of University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M), is interviewed by the radio station Cadena SER MADRID SUR 94.4 FM about his research work on the business behind internet advertising.
Dr. Joerg Widmer receives the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
26 Apr 2016
Dr. Joerg Widmer, Research Professor and Research Strategy Manager at IMDEA Networks Institute, has been awarded the “Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation”. Dr. Widmer has been honored for his academic achievements in the field of wireless networking.