News

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

CeDInt participates in the organization pf the 2018 edition of the International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks EWSN 2018 and as such we want to disseminate the following news. If you click the "Like" in the official Facebook page for the Conference at: ...

Friday, 23 June 2017

The deadline to enter the enerTIC Awards 2017 contest is coming, The contest awards innovation and technology for energy efficiency in the digital age. Projectas that contributed to reduce energy consumption aplying emerging technologies as IoT, BigData, Augmented Reality etc...

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Last Jne 20th took place the Technical committee meeting for follow up and activity control of the MAIGE project. The meeting took place at the Gas Natural Headquarters and the main topic was the analysis of the usage data cases planned for the second part of the project.

Thursday, 18 May 2017

The third edition of the intelligent Building Congress has been launched. CeDInt takes part as part of the technical advisor commettee and as such has been reading and evaluating congress content to ensure a good technical level and good quality in the dissertations. In order...

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

UPM_innovatech, the Innovation and technology bring to market UPM program (CAIT-UPM), launches a new edition of UPM_innovatech 2T Challenge ‘ 2017, after the success of the first edition in recognizing and awarding the most innovative R&D technologies and results.

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Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Last Tuesday May 9th, 2017, Milena Nikolic, CeDInt researcher of the Advanced Optical Engineering group, finished her PHd with the dissertation of his Doctoral work in the Main Hall of CeDInt.

Her Thesis, titled: “SMS for imaging systems using freeforms”, has been...

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Members of the UPM Social Council, as part of a visit to the Montegancedo Campus, have made an stop at CeDInt. They have been able to visit some of the infrastructures and laboratories in our premises: Energy Efficiency and IoT lab, Virtual Reality Lab, and CAVE, as well as...

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

The participants of the Madrid gathering of EESTEC 2017 have included CeDInt visit within their activities program. 38 Students of multiple European countries all EESTEC members have meet in Madrid as part of their activities program. As in previous years the CeDInt visit was...

Friday, 28 April 2017

Last thursday April 27th a group of eleven students of the Liceo Sorolla school visited CeDInt as part of an activity targeted to help them to choose the most suitable studies for they future professional careers. The group not only visited our premises and knew our research...

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Last April 24th took place the kick-off meeting of the VirtualMine project in the headquarters of the project leader, KGHM Cuprum Ltd., in Wroclaw (Poland)

The main goal of the project is to increase the awareness among local community about the importance of raw materials and its...

Premio Actua UPM 2017
Friday, 7 April 2017

Last April 6th took place the award ceremony of the 14th edition of the Actua UPM competition for the best entrepreneur project ideas.

In this edition 450 project ideas have been presented, and the best 10 of them have been awarded with a cash prize...

Monday, 3 April 2017

Next April 22 a march for science will take pace in more tha 100 cities all over the world. This initiative started in USA as an answer to the deep worries of scientists and citizens over the recent wave of antiscientific policies and the consequences for the public image of...

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

The new map of  PTE-ee (Technology Spanish Platform for Energy Efficiency) gives visibility to innovation in energy efficiency. We reproduce bellow the launch announcement from PTE-ee:

" The Technology Spanish Platform for Energy Efficiency (PTE-ee)...

Thursday, 23 March 2017

The third ES-ODM has been hold at CeDInt (Centro de Domótica Integral – Research Centre for Smart Buildings and Energy Efficiency) R&D Center, Universidad Politécnica of Madrid, on the 23 March 2017. We want to thank, ASE Europe Ltd, Synopsys - Optical Solutions Group and...

Friday, 17 March 2017

Last Friday March 17th of 2017, Guillermo del Campo Jiménez, CeDInt researcher of the Energy Efficiency and Internet of things group, finished his PHd with the dissertation of his Doctoral work in the Main Hall of CeDInt.

His Thesis, titled: “Contribution to the study of VLC systems in...

Monday, 27 February 2017

Asunción Santamaría, Silvia Calatrava, Jorge Olloqui, Guillermo Cañada and Guillermo del Campo attended the 2017 edition of the International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks, which took place in Uppsala (Sweden) between the 20th and the 22th February....

Visits

Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Members of the UPM Social Council, as part of a visit to the Montegancedo Campus, have made an stop at CeDInt. They have been able to visit some of the infrastructures and laboratories in our premises: Energy Efficiency and IoT lab, Virtual Reality Lab, and CAVE, as well as presentations of some of...
Tuesday, 9 May 2017
The participants of the Madrid gathering of EESTEC 2017 have included CeDInt visit within their activities program. 38 Students of multiple European countries all EESTEC members have meet in Madrid as part of their activities program. As in previous years the CeDInt visit was included in the agenda...
Friday, 28 April 2017
Last thursday April 27th a group of eleven students of the Liceo Sorolla school visited CeDInt as part of an activity targeted to help them to choose the most suitable studies for they future professional careers. The group not only visited our premises and knew our research activity and areas of...
Friday, 18 November 2016
One more year the open house event organized by Comunidad de Madrid "The Week os Science" has come to end in its 16th edition. Balance for CeDInt this year closes with 218 visitors including several secondary schools and individual visitors. To all our visitors thank you very much for choosing our...
Wednesday, 14 September 2016
Last September 9th, employees of IBM IT group visited our CeDInt Labs, in particular, Augmented Reality Lab, IoT Lab and the Optics Lab.
Monday, 13 June 2016
Last June 9th, representatives of Gas Natural Fenosa, visited our CeDint Labs, in particular, Augmented Reality Lab,  IoT Lab and the Optics Lab. Thanks for comming here to:  Heiko Kleemann,‎ Innovation Representative at Gas Natural Fenosa Milagros Rey Porto, Innovation Smart Client Area Manager at...
Monday, 30 May 2016
Last Friday 27th of May, CeDInt-UPM celebrated the Day to promote the scientific and technological vocations for young people. Around 40 people visited the laboratories of  R+D, exactly: Internet of Things Lab Augmented Reality Lab iSpace Digital manufacturing and prototyping Lab Thanks everybody!
Monday, 23 May 2016
Last Friday May 20th, President and directives of promoting company Vía Célere with Venture Capital representatives related to innovation projects visited CeDInt. The were specially interested in our activities in energy efficiency and virtual reality as well as the possibilities of participating...
Friday, 6 May 2016
Last April 29th , IT Academics from Glasgow University payed a visit to CeDInt in the continuing effort to find common ground to future joint research projects.  This small group of academics has interests in: The use of data (human interaction and physical material) in the management of the built...
Friday, 6 May 2016
Last April 29th, representatives of the State Distance University of Costa Rica and the GATE (Tele-Education Cabinet ) visited the facilities of CeDInt for his interest in physics laboratories of the Universidad Politécnica of Madrid around the telecommunications sector. They visited the CeDInt...
Wednesday, 27 April 2016
Last April 26th students of the Renewable Energy Master of the EOI Business School visited CeDInt and our infrastructures of renewable energy and microgrid.  The had special interest in understanding the solar plant on top of the building as well as the PV panels and windmills micro grid that the...
Monday, 25 April 2016
Yesterday April 25th students of 4th grade of secondary education of (ESO) of Colegio Europeo Aristos visited CeDInt. They had the opportunity of knowing and learning about our latest research projects as well as the laboratories of Energy Efficiency, Virtual reality and iSpace CAVE. Thank you very...
Monday, 16 November 2015
In the open house days celebrated at CeDInt with the ocassion of the Semana de la Ciencia event celebrated in Madrid we received more than 200 visitors who were toured around the premises and explained our latest projects. Among our visitors we received the following school groups and secondary...
Wednesday, 23 September 2015
Past September 22nd a delegation of Cuban Ministery  for Science, Technology and Environment headed by its Vice-Minister, D.José Fidel Santana Núñez, cisited Campus Montegancedo. This visit was hosted by Gonzalo León Serrano, Deputydean of research, included several centers like CBGP (Centro de...
Monday, 20 July 2015
Last 16 of July, a mass organization for scientist, engineers and technicians from Jiangsu Province, located in the Yangtze River Delta bordering the East China Sea, visited the installations of CeDInt.  They took a tour around the Campus, including CeDInt building, where they could learn about the...
Tuesday, 23 June 2015
Last June 22nd Students of  Master Excutive In Technology and Industrial Compaies Management rom the Indusrtrial Organization School visited CeDInt premises to know fist hand the works of the center as well as the labs of virtual Reality, energy efficiency demo lab and CAVE. 

Awards

Premio Actua UPM 2017
Friday, 7 April 2017
Last April 6th took place the award ceremony of the 14th edition of the Actua UPM competition for the best entrepreneur project ideas. In this edition 450 project ideas have been presented, and the best 10 of them have been awarded with a cash prize of 1.000 euros and 15 with a recognition diploma...
Wednesday, 30 November 2016
CeDInt project "Synchronized Consumption measurement for industrial processes" has been voted winner in the fourth edition of the enerTIC awards in the category of Smart Industry. This is the third CeDInt project awarded by enerTIC. We want to thank the organizers for their continuous efforts...
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
CeDInt project "Synchronized Consumption measurement for industrial processes" has been voted finalist by the experts’ committee of enerTIC in the category of Smart Industry. Now is open for voting to the general public to make it winner. If you think the project is worth it please support us with...
Thursday, 4 December 2014
December 4, 2014. The Smart Street Lighting System "LoWin" project (Light Only When is needed), was awarded in the category "Smart Cities" of the II Enetic Awards celebrated at the Hotel NH Ribera del Manzanares. These awards are born with the objetive to identify, recognize and publicize the...
Thursday, 4 December 2014
The "Smart Street Lighting System: 'LoWin' (Light only when is needed)" project has got the first place in the Smart Cities section of the ener-TIC  association awards for energy efficiency in the ICT environments. The ener-TIC awards are preselected by an expert's panel by category and then voted...
Friday, 21 February 2014
This award recognizes a new design method that has had a high impact in the development of optical systems with better quality and image precision and at a lower cost. Juan Carlos Miñano, Professor of the Physics and Electronics Department of the Communication Engineering School of the Technical...
Wednesday, 29 January 2014
Biometrics Biosignals and Security Group (GB2S) obtained an accesit award in the Open Middleware contest actúa.COM sponsored by  Banco de SANTANDER for the project "CashAir". The objective of the Open Innovation contest  for OPEN Middleware actúa_COM is to identify and support talent and new...
Thursday, 12 December 2013
December 12th of 2013, the project "Ip Networks for monitoring electricity consumption in buildings" of CeDInt was awarded in the first edition of enerTIC awards in the category of Smart Cities. These awards are born with the purpose to identify, recognize and disclose involvement in the use of ICT...
Tuesday, 8 October 2013
Last Tuesday October, 8th Alberto de Santos, Researcher of CeDInt picked up the Accesit award from MadrI+D organization for his patent foa a method and system to measure stress from Heart rate and skin conductance alone.  Madri+d awards recognice scienific-technological advances that solve...
Monday, 3 June 2013
BELLINGHAM, WA, USA — 29 May -- SPIE will promote 69 new Fellows of the Society this year, to recognize the significant scientific and technical contributions of each in the multidisciplinary fields of optics, photonics, and imaging. SPIE Fellows are honored for their technical achievements and for...
Monday, 15 April 2013
The accesit to the best patent award on the 9th edition of the Madri+d awards has been granted to the Biometrics, Biosignals & Security research group of CeDInt. The jury granted an accesit to the patent "Devide and method for stress detction through fisiological signals" whos main inventor is...
Friday, 15 March 2013
l of Physics (NJP) has selected the work of PhD Juan Carlos Gonzalez, researcher at CeDInt titled: "Circuital model for the spherical geodesic waveguide perfect drain", published last year, for inclusion in the exclusive Highlights of 2012 collection.   The article is another step in the attempt to...
Friday, 1 February 2013
As part of the awards yearly granted by UPM in an official act celebrated in the day of Saint Thomas Aquinas, CeDInt PhD. researcher Gonzalo Bailador has been awarded with the PhD. Extraordinary mention Award. These awards are granted to the best PhD. Thesis presented in each and every major School...
Tuesday, 29 January 2013
As part of the institutional act celebrated past monday January 18th, where Professor Miñano was awarded UPM Researcher of the year, His coleeges have published this brief note (only available in spanish). in the UPM site. Take a minute to go through it.
Friday, 14 December 2012
The Technical University of Madrid gives once a year the UPM Research Award.  The 5th edition of 2012 has been granted to Professor Juan Carlos Miñano of the Advanced Optics Group of CeDInt. The UPM Research Award is granted to researchers that have an outstanding research career within UPM...
Sunday, 2 December 2012
On the IX edition of the start-up building competition ActuaUPM, BiomMo (Biometría Móvil) has been awarded as best business idea. The Biometrics group has created libraries and biometric apps for mobile phones to unmistakably identify users guarantying this way operational security.

Dissertations

Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Last Tuesday May 9th, 2017, Milena Nikolic, CeDInt researcher of the Advanced Optical Engineering group, finished her PHd with the dissertation of his Doctoral work in the Main Hall of CeDInt. Her Thesis, titled: “SMS for imaging systems using freeforms”, has been Advised by Professor Pablo Benitez...
Friday, 17 March 2017
Last Friday March 17th of 2017, Guillermo del Campo Jiménez, CeDInt researcher of the Energy Efficiency and Internet of things group, finished his PHd with the dissertation of his Doctoral work in the Main Hall of CeDInt. His Thesis, titled: “Contribution to the study of VLC systems in home...
Monday, 27 February 2017
Asunción Santamaría, Silvia Calatrava, Jorge Olloqui, Guillermo Cañada and Guillermo del Campo attended the 2017 edition of the International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks, which took place in Uppsala (Sweden) between the 20th and the 22th February. CeDInt participated with...
Monday, 11 July 2016
Last Friday July 8th, João Mendes Lopes, researcher of the Advanced Optical Design Group of CeDInt, finished his PhD with the dissertation of his Doctoral work in the Main Hall of CeDInt. His work, titled: “Design and development of multichannel optical systems for imaging and non-imaging...
Wednesday, 16 December 2015
Last December 16th, 2015, Iris Galloso,Virtual Reality Group leader of CeDInt, has made her Phd dissertation in the auditory of CeDInt. Her work titled: "User experience with inmersive and interactive media" has been directed by Asunción Santamaría and Claudio Feijóo, and has been awarded with the...
Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Today September 29th, Jorge Gorospe has presented his graduation project in the main hall of CeDInt. The Project Titled "Study of the wave-guide effect on polymethylmethacrylate for a LED lamp with wireless control", has obtained A+ mark with special mention proposal.   The project objective...
Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Last July 1st, 2015 Anne Teupner got her PhD degree as redults of her thesis disertation titled: " Color Uniformity in Spotlights - Visual Perception and System Design" en el salón de actos del CeDInt.  The Thesis has been directed by Professor Pablo Benitez, deputy director of CeDInt, and...
Friday, 26 June 2015
Last 25 of June, Fco. Javier Morales Blasco read his final year project titled: "Design, development and evaluation of a detection module video heart rate for a biometric facial recognition system". Fco. Javier work has been awarded with the maximun calification by the reviewing tribunal....
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
On March 23rd the IT department of Pozuelo de Alarcón council celebrated the session: “Pozuelo Smart City: Present and future”, addressed to professionals of technology and public administration.Asunción Santamaría, was appointed speaker in the round table “Pozuelo Smart City: Future”. Ms. Paloma...
Monday, 8 December 2014
On the 3th of December, Guillermo Del Campo from CeDInt-UPM, attended the EIP Quick Win Kick-Start Event in Almere. Holland.  The Humble Lamppost is a commitment with strong interest and expectation within the European Commission which belongs to the action cluster “Integrated Infrastructures...
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Jorge Martin Perandones and Jaime Cafarel CeDInt researchers participated in the  first International Conference on IoT in Urban Space last October 27th that took place in Rome. CeDInt participated with the poster titled " Energy-saving Smart Street Lighting System based on 6LoWPAN" For further...
Friday, 26 September 2014
Today friday September 26th Patricia Alcalde Sanz from the Biometrics, Biosignals and Security group made her diosertation on her final engineering project in the assembly hall of CeDInt. Her work titled: "Metrics definition and evaluation to quantfy image cuality in iris biometrics" has been...
Tuesday, 1 April 2014
Today April 1st , 2014 Marina Buljan researcher of the Advanced Optical Engineering Group of CeDInt, has made her Phd dissertation in the auditory of CeDInt. His work titled: ""Free-form optical systems for nonimaging applications" has been directed by Professor Juan Carlos Miñano, and has been...
Friday, 31 January 2014
Today January 31st , 2014 Pablo Zamora researcher of the Advanced Optical Engineering Group of CeDInt, has made his dissertation in the auditory of CeDInt.   His work titled: "Advanced Fresnel Köhler Concentrators for Photovoltaic applications" has been directed by Professor Pablo Benitez, and has...
Tuesday, 18 June 2013
Last June 17th Claudio Feijoo was appointed to present the report “PUBLIC AND COMMERCIAL MODELS OF ACCESS IN THE DIGITAL ERA”, of which is coauthor, in the European Parliament. For more information about this publication and report please click here.
Monday, 8 April 2013
Last April 4th David Garrido, researcher of the Virtual Reality group of CeDInt, gave a lecture on his graduation project titled: "Developement of a network aplication for 3D visualization of skulls and bones for forensic identification of individuals" His work allows for 2D photo materials to be...

Other News

Tuesday, 25 July 2017
CeDInt participates in the organization pf the 2018 edition of the International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks EWSN 2018 and as such we want to disseminate the following news. If you click the "Like" in the official Facebook page for the Conference at: https://www.facebook....
Friday, 23 June 2017
The deadline to enter the enerTIC Awards 2017 contest is coming, The contest awards innovation and technology for energy efficiency in the digital age. Projectas that contributed to reduce energy consumption aplying emerging technologies as IoT, BigData, Augmented Reality etc, can be presented to...
Friday, 23 June 2017
The deadline to enter the enerTIC Awards 2017 contest is coming, The contest awards innovation and technology for energy efficiency in the digital age. Projectas that contributed to reduce energy consumption aplying emerging technologies as IoT, BigData, Augmented Reality etc, can be presented to...
Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Last Jne 20th took place the Technical committee meeting for follow up and activity control of the MAIGE project. The meeting took place at the Gas Natural Headquarters and the main topic was the analysis of the usage data cases planned for the second part of the project.
Thursday, 18 May 2017
The third edition of the intelligent Building Congress has been launched. CeDInt takes part as part of the technical advisor commettee and as such has been reading and evaluating congress content to ensure a good technical level and good quality in the dissertations. In order to disseminate the...
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
UPM_innovatech, the Innovation and technology bring to market UPM program (CAIT-UPM), launches a new edition of UPM_innovatech 2T Challenge ‘ 2017, after the success of the first edition in recognizing and awarding the most innovative R&D technologies and results. Additional value added...
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Last April 24th took place the kick-off meeting of the VirtualMine project in the headquarters of the project leader, KGHM Cuprum Ltd., in Wroclaw (Poland) The main goal of the project is to increase the awareness among local community about the importance of raw materials and its possible use for...
Monday, 3 April 2017
Next April 22 a march for science will take pace in more tha 100 cities all over the world. This initiative started in USA as an answer to the deep worries of scientists and citizens over the recent wave of antiscientific policies and the consequences for the public image of science. Madrid, thanks...
Tuesday, 28 March 2017
The new map of  PTE-ee (Technology Spanish Platform for Energy Efficiency) gives visibility to innovation in energy efficiency. We reproduce bellow the launch announcement from PTE-ee: " The Technology Spanish Platform for Energy Efficiency (PTE-ee) has launched a map of Technology capacities...
Thursday, 23 March 2017
The third ES-ODM has been hold at CeDInt (Centro de Domótica Integral – Research Centre for Smart Buildings and Energy Efficiency) R&D Center, Universidad Politécnica of Madrid, on the 23 March 2017. We want to thank, ASE Europe Ltd, Synopsys - Optical Solutions Group and Kidger Optics...
Friday, 3 February 2017
More than 40.000€ in prizes, specialized tuition in company management, individualized counseling, expert counselors, contact network, enterprise and entrepreneur encounters, funding access... all this and much more if you decide to participate on the 14 edition of the Actua UPM contest for new...
Tuesday, 13 December 2016
Through the  Sino Spanish Campus (SSC) of UPM in Tongji-Shanghai, we receive this jobs offer for PhDs. The meeting with staff manager of Tongji and the interviews will take place next Friday December 23rd in the afternoon in a location to be announced. Professor Angel Álvarez (aalvarez@dit.upm.es)...
Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Asunción Santamaría, deputy director of CeDInt in company of Técnica 6000 director Francisco Javier Prieto attended the SmartCity expo World Congress that took place in Barcelona last November 15 to 17th. We want to thank Colegio Oficial de Ingenieros de Telecomunicación, its Catalonia chapter, and...
Friday, 11 November 2016
Last November 3rd took place the kick-off meeting of the MAIGE project in the headquarters of the project leader, Gas Natural Fenosa, in Madrid. The main goal of the project is the development of monitoring system which will enable to optimize the management of electrical distribution...
Wednesday, 8 June 2016
Last Saturday 21th of May,  researchers of CeDInt, Guillermo del Campo and Jorge Martin, taught a practical session to students of the Master in Science City of the UPM http://www.citysciences.com/, called "Energy Efficiency and Smart Lighting Session". They discussed about different topics around...
Tuesday, 31 May 2016
After the success of enerTIC Awards 2015 awarding tne most innovative projects and the most energy efficiency and sustainablity committed managers, in the Awards Gala celebrated in "Secretaría de Estado de Telecomunicaciones y para la Sociedad de la Información (Madrid)", enerTIC presents the...