News

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

UPM_innovatech, the Innovation and technology bring to market UPM program (CAIT-UPM), launches a new edition of UPM_innovatech 2T Challenge ‘ 2018, after the success of the first edition in recognizing and awarding the most innovative R&D technologies and results....

Monday, 14 May 2018

Last May 11, the Deputy Director of CeDInt Asunción Santamaría and Silvia Calatrava researcher of our Center, participated in the meeting of the launching of the second Open Call (OC2) of the SymbIoTe Project (symbiosis of intelligent objects in IoT environments), project in...

Friday, 11 May 2018

On the occasion of the BrAIns Workshop event, yesterday 10th May, we received the visit of 24 European students participating in the EURIELEC programme, as part of the collaboration programme that CeDInt has had with EESTEC (Electrical Engineering STudents European assoCiation...

Thursday, 10 May 2018

We are glad to announce the publishing of the VirtualMine Project website!  https://sites.google.com/view/virtualmine/home

The website is intended to include all the presentations given at project meetings and reviews, the videos promoting the...

Thursday, 26 April 2018

CPSE Labs marketplace has been created to provide an open forum for sharing platforms, architectures, and software tools for engineering of dependable and trustworthy cyber-physical systems. The ultimate goal is to establish an engineering framework which sets a world-wide...

Francisco y Álvaro en la mina de la ETSIME
Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Yesterday, April 22, Francisco Pedro Luque, CeDInt researcher, visited the facilities of the E.T.S.I. MINES - UPM.

The visit, as part of the VirtualMine project, consisted of knowing the mine that the School has, with the aim of incorporating...

Monday, 2 April 2018

The third issue of the VirtualMine project bulletin is now available. We also attach the comic book “Kobold the Treasurer and a history of raw materials in a nutshell”. The comic book was created in such a way as to build educational programs for children and youth based on it...

Friday, 16 March 2018

Doctors of different specialties of the University Hospital '12 de Octubre 'visited throughout the month of March CeDInt facilities in the Campus of International Excellence of Montegancedo of the Polytechnic University of Madrid. The visits had the objective of knowing the research activities...

Thursday, 15 March 2018

Students from the Liceo Sorolla School in Pozuelo de Alarcón, visited last March 13 the CeDInt facilities in the Montegancedo Campus of Excellence of the Polytechnic University of Madrid. The visit, part of the Pre-University Master's Degree in Engineering at the Sorolla...

Friday, 16 February 2018

One more year, CeDInt has joined the Advisory Committee of the Congress of Intelligent Buildings, will take place 19th June in Madrid.

The Intelligent Buildings Congress is the leading professional forum on Intelligent Buildings in Spain and will...

Thursday, 15 February 2018

The 15 edition of actúaupm contest for new company creation is aimed at professors and researchers. ActúaUPM also welcomes anyone outside the UPM, who form a team with personnel belonging to the Technical University of Madrid, who accept the challenge of testing their business ideas.

The...

Thursday, 15 February 2018

Guillermo del Campo, PhD researcher of CeDInt, presented the work entitled "Power Distribution Monitoring Using LoRa: Coverage Analysis in Suburban Areas" at the 2018 edition of the International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks, located in Madrid. In this...

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Yesterday, February 13th, it took place at the CeDInt premises the High Level Conference Digital transformation of cities: creating value with novel and energy-efficient applications within the context of the Project TR @NSENER, organized by Rocío Martínez, CeDint’s Researcher...

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Yesterday, February 13th 2018, the Inspiring Girls Foundation visited CeDInt facilities at the Montegancedo Campus on the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

The objective of the visit was to motivate the students to...

Monday, 12 February 2018

On February 9th , Prof. Asunción Santamaría, deputy director of CeDInt, attended the radio program “Primera Hora” of Gestiona Radio. She attended a round table whose main topic was the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. You can listen to the program in the link...

Monday, 12 February 2018

Tomorrow, February 13th 2018, the Inspiring Girls Foundation will visit CeDInt facilities at the Montegancedo Campus on the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science Day.

Inspiring Girls International is an organisation dedicated...

Visits

Friday, 11 May 2018
On the occasion of the BrAIns Workshop event, yesterday 10th May, we received the visit of 24 European students participating in the EURIELEC programme, as part of the collaboration programme that CeDInt has had with EESTEC (Electrical Engineering STudents European assoCiation) over the last few...
Friday, 16 March 2018
Doctors of different specialties of the University Hospital '12 de Octubre 'visited throughout the month of March CeDInt facilities in the Campus of International Excellence of Montegancedo of the Polytechnic University of Madrid. The visits had the objective of knowing the research activities of...
Thursday, 15 March 2018
Students from the Liceo Sorolla School in Pozuelo de Alarcón, visited last March 13 the CeDInt facilities in the Montegancedo Campus of Excellence of the Polytechnic University of Madrid. The visit, part of the Pre-University Master's Degree in Engineering at the Sorolla University Liceo, aims to...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
Yesterday, February 13th, it took place at the CeDInt premises the High Level Conference Digital transformation of cities: creating value with novel and energy-efficient applications within the context of the Project TR @NSENER, organized by Rocío Martínez, CeDint’s Researcher. The conference...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
Yesterday, February 13th 2018, the Inspiring Girls Foundation visited CeDInt facilities at the Montegancedo Campus on the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. The objective of the visit was to motivate the students to continue expanding their knowledge in the exciting...
Monday, 12 February 2018
Tomorrow, February 13th 2018, the Inspiring Girls Foundation will visit CeDInt facilities at the Montegancedo Campus on the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science Day. Inspiring Girls International is an organisation dedicated to raising the aspirations of young girls...
Monday, 20 November 2017
Once again we have organized at CeDInt our open house days within the Week of science framework. Five Secondary education schools from Madrid Community have visited us with one or more student groups.  Visitors this year have been: Colegio Escolapios de Getafe FP Medio Teleco 10 Stu. IES Alpages 2º...
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...

Awards

Thursday, 18 January 2018
Clara Jiménez Recio and Edgar Saavedra Darriba CeDInt researchers, has been the winners of the first prize of the Photo Contest on UPM science and technology, last November.  They presented three photographs to the competition, The winner photo was: Small things are the ones that change the world....
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...

Dissertations

Thursday, 15 February 2018
Guillermo del Campo, PhD researcher of CeDInt, presented the work entitled "Power Distribution Monitoring Using LoRa: Coverage Analysis in Suburban Areas" at the 2018 edition of the International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks, located in Madrid. In this work, carried out in...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
Yesterday, February 13th, it took place at the CeDInt premises the High Level Conference Digital transformation of cities: creating value with novel and energy-efficient applications within the context of the Project TR @NSENER, organized by Rocío Martínez, CeDint’s Researcher. The conference...
Thursday, 4 January 2018
Official photos of the “II Jornadas Cátedra Milla del Conocimiento: GijónSmartCities”, Engineering School by the University of Oviedo. CeDInt representatives were Asunción Santamaría with the presentation "Trends in The Internet of Things (IoT)" and Igor Gómez with "6LowPAN Protocol for the...
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
The II Conference "Cátedra Milla del Conocimiento: Gijón SMART CITIES", by the  University of Oviedo. CeDInt participates in the Conference with two papers., “Trends in The Internet of Things (IoT)” by Asunción Santamaría, and  “6LowPAN Protocol for the connection of objects to The Internet” by...
Friday, 24 November 2017
PhD. Luca Piovano, a CeDInt researcher of the Virtual Reality and Visual Analytics group, presented his talk ("Virtual and Augmented Reality experiences in mining and other fields") as our contribution to the Raw Materials University Day hosted by the Mining and Energy Engineering School of Madrid...
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Last Tuesday September 26th, 2017, Belén Ríos, researcher of the Biometrics Biosignals and Security Group of CeDInt, finished her PHd with the dissertation of his Doctoral at CeDInt auditorium. Her Thesis, titled: “Analyssis of image Processing, Machine Learning and Infirmation Fusion Techniques...
Thursday, 14 September 2017
Last Thursday September 14th, Jie Song, CeDInt researcher of the Energy Efficiency and IoT group, finished her PHd with the dissertation of his Doctoral work in the Auditorium of CeDInt. Her Thesis, titled: “A Semantic Implementation for Data Management in an Open Building Automation Platform”, has...
Thursday, 7 September 2017
Next Friday September 15  at 11:30, the Lecture "The Web of things For Semantic Interoperability" by Prof. Matthias Kovatsch will take place at CeDInt. After the conference (13:00h approx.) a refreshment will be served for attendees interested in further discussion and networking. If you are...
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....

Other News

Friday, 16 February 2018
One more year, CeDInt has joined the Advisory Committee of the Congress of Intelligent Buildings, will take place 19th June in Madrid. The Intelligent Buildings Congress is the leading professional forum on Intelligent Buildings in Spain and will bring together key players in the sector to address...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
The 15 edition of actúaupm contest for new company creation is aimed at professors and researchers. ActúaUPM also welcomes anyone outside the UPM, who form a team with personnel belonging to the Technical University of Madrid, who accept the challenge of testing their business ideas. The contest is...
Monday, 12 February 2018
On February 9th , Prof. Asunción Santamaría, deputy director of CeDInt, attended the radio program “Primera Hora” of Gestiona Radio. She attended a round table whose main topic was the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. You can listen to the program in the link below: http://www.ivoox...
Friday, 9 February 2018
In the academic ceremony  The Honorary doctorate Investiture Prof. Ángel Cabrera  and new doctorates Investiture  that was held today, 9th February  2018, three researchers CeDInt-UPM have been invested: • Guillermo del Campo Jiménez, from the Energy Efficiency and Internet of Things (IoT) group •...
Friday, 9 February 2018
High level conference: "Digital transformation of cities: creating value with innovative and energy efficient applications" Within the framework of the TR @NSENER European project, a High Level Conference entitled Digital transformation of cities: creating value with innovative applications and...
Wednesday, 7 February 2018
Asunción Santamaría, Deputy Director of CeDInt-UPM, woman engineer with an extensive and recognized professional career will participate on February 9th, as a guest researcher, in the open days of the IMDEA Software Institute, organized by the Fundación para el Conocimiento madri+d. It will be in...
Friday, 2 February 2018
An international study in which the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) participates has provided the first scientific proof that killer whales "are capable of imitating human speech sounds". Furthermore, they could "acquire their vocal dialects through social learning". The research results...
Monday, 8 January 2018
From January 8th, 2018,  ​​​​​bus schedules belonging to  lines 591 and 865 (Campus Montegancedo) are extended. Besides, the starting point of line 865 is moved to Moncloa (Paseo Ruperto Chapí), with no stops in Ciudad  Universitaria.   The new schedules can be seen in the following files:...
Wednesday, 3 January 2018
The call for students wishing to apply for PhD stays within the Erasmus+ KA107 program has been launched. There are oportunities in Brasil, China, Japan and Russia. The call will be open until October 2018. The stays are of three months and the candidate selection will be done month by month while...
Tuesday, 19 December 2017
The Fulbright Association grants every year more than 100 scholarships to Spanish students based on their academic excellence and skills to meet the objectives of the programme. Submission period to apply for the summer Fellowships is now open. The program is aimed to second or third year...
Friday, 10 November 2017
UPM centers CEDINT and ETSI Minas offer  2 scholarships for students at the last year of the Degree in Ingeniería en Tecnología Minera (Engineering in  Mining Technology) and related (GITM, GIG) or Máster Universitario en Ingeniería de Minas (Master degree in Mining Engineering)- MUIM.   The...
Wednesday, 8 November 2017
Ph D. Luca Piovano, CeDInt-UPM researcher, will make a presentation about the Virtual Mine project (https://eitrawmaterials.eu/course/virtualmine/) and the Virtual reality role in the project. The Raw Materials University Days (RMUD) is a communication campaign launched by the European Commission (...
Friday, 27 October 2017
Light pollution, environment, and energy consumption and efficiency will capitalize the Madrid contribution to CLIMATHON, a hackaton that will take place between 20:00h of October, 27 and 20:00h of 28 in the premises of the School of computer sciences Engineering of Montegancedo Campus. This...
Friday, 20 October 2017
The reservation period for the activities of the Week of Science (Semana de la Ciencia) 2017. As in previous years CeDInt offers sessions of open house and guided tours for schools and individual visitors interested in our research activities. The Week of science of Madrid is one of the most...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Today MAIGE Project (Advanced monitoring system for gas and electricity infrastructures and distribution) participated by CeDInt, has launched it's technological platform. The scope of the project includes developing advanced monitoring systems for infrastructures and networks for gas and...
Wednesday, 11 October 2017
After anouncing the selected finalists to the enerTIC Awards 2017, To innovation in energy efficiency in the digital era, they can be voted onwww.enerTIC.org/Awards by the general public. enerTIC Awards have been rewarding innovative technological projects in energy efficiency since 2013,...