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Fraunhofer-Burley Award of Optical Society of America to Professor Juan Carlos Miñano of CeDInt

Fri, 21/02/2014
Body: translated: 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...

New advances in body scent as biometric identifier

Mon, 03/02/2014
Body: translated: Researchers of the group Biometrics Biosignals and Security (GB2S) in partnership with the company Ilía Sistemas, advance in the study of a new biometric technique that will identify individuals from their body scent. The El Biometrics Biosignals and Security Group of CeDInt-UPM in partnership with...

Dissertation of Doctoral thesis by Pablo Zamora

Fri, 31/01/2014
Body: translated: 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...

Accesit award for the biometrics Group in the open inovation middleware contest actua COM

Wed, 29/01/2014
Body: translated: 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...

Award for CeDInt in the first edition of the Platform enerTIC Awards

Thu, 12/12/2013
Body: translated: 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...

4.9M€ project to help Europeans manage their weight

Wed, 11/12/2013
Body: translated: Researchers and businesses are joining forces to develop innovative techniques to help people manage their weight and increase their physical fitness with the use of emerging technology and information systems.  A three-year project, dubbed DAPHNE, comes at a time when more than 70% of adults and a...

Mr. Lahcen Daoudi Minister of High Education of Moroco visits CeDInt

Mon, 09/12/2013
Body: translated: As part of his official visit to Spain Mr. Lahcen Daoudi, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Moroco, visited CeDInt premises and instalations. Mr. Lahcen Daoudi took advantage of his official visit to the Spanish Ministery of Education, on occasion of the signing of an...

Termina la XIII semana de la ciencia con nuevo record de asistencia

Fri, 15/11/2013
Body: translated: Como en años anteriores El CeDInt abrio sus puertas a visitantes con motivo de la XIII Semana de la ciencia de la Comunidad de Madrid. En esta ocasión 295 personas conocieron de primera mano nuestras instalaciones y nuestros proyectos superando el número de la pasada edición. Muchas gracias por...

V Sesions of Cátedras Telefónica on the UPM

Tue, 15/10/2013
Body: translated: CeDint has been ivited to participate in the V SESSIONS of CÁTEDRAS TELEFONICA in the UPM, this year with the title enterpreneusship in the digital world. You are Invited... to assit in person or virtualy through:  http://www.catedra-telefonicamovistar.etsit.upm.es/?q=node%2F77 An Official App has...

Alberto de Santos colects accesit prize to best patent from Madri+d

Tue, 08/10/2013
Body: translated: 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...

The DomAlz report has been presented by Fundacion Alzheimer Espana and CeDInt

Wed, 25/09/2013
Body: translated: The DomAlz report initiated by FAE (Fundación Alzheimer España) and with the colaboration of CeDint unifies the knowledge of the caretakers and the patients of the Alzheimer desease, and the latest home automation technologies to offer compleete solutions for the everyday life of this colective of...

The Biometrics Group of CeDint in prime time news of spanish national TV tve1

Fri, 20/09/2013
Body: translated: The Group Biometrics Biosignals and Security GB2S made his debut on spanish TV last September 20th talking about hou tu use biometrics and biologic features as security elements demonstrating some of the aplications they have developed in this area. If you missed it you can wach it here: http://www...

Students of Master MDHD visit CeDInt

Wed, 19/06/2013
Body: translated: Last June 17th we recieved the visit of the students of the Master program for Home Automation and Digital Home (MDHD)to CeDInt premises. Along the visit they coul see diferent demonstrations of cedint projects, and also the Virtual Reality Lab, CAVE and Energy Eficiency Lab.

Claudio Feijoo invited to lecture to the European Parliament.

Tue, 18/06/2013
Body: translated: 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.

Juan Carlos Miñano Elected SPIE Fellow

Mon, 03/06/2013
Body: translated: 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...