Recerca conjunta i lideratge a nivell internacional, així com captació i formació de talent, en l’àmbit dels sistemes de comunicacions radio i amb especial èmfasi en els sistemes de comunicacions sense fils (cel•lulars i wireless) co¿laborant en el disseny, anàlisi, modelat i optimització, incloent-hi, entre d’altres: estudi de tècniques avançades de transmissió, modulacions avançades,models de propagació, protocols d’accés, enrutat, gestió de recursos ràdio, planificació, dimensionat, implantació de serveis, garanties de QoS, millores en l'eficència energètica etc. Alguns dels camps d'aplicació son els radioenllaços digitals terrestres, els sistemes de comunicació mòbils cel•lulars, tant actuals com futurs (3G, 4G, LTE-A, 5G), les xarxes WLAN, WPAN, WSN, ad-hoc i mesh, els sistemes de difusió (televisió, ràdio) i els sistemes via satèl•lit (fixos i mòbils), i molt especialment els sistemes inte¿ligents de suport a la mobilitat, les ciutats intel•ligents i la salut.

http://futur.upc.edu/WiComTec

Realizar investigación de forma conjunta y coordinada en el ámbito de los sistemas de comunicaciones radio, con énfasis especial en los sistemas inalámbricos (celulares y wireless). Dirigir tesis doctorales en estas temáticas, publicando en revistas y congresos de prestigio los resultados alcanzados. Ser competitivos a nivel nacional y europeo aportando, mediante convenios de investigación avanzada y de transferencia de tecnología, conocimiento a las empresas del sector. Desarrollar aplicaciones de valor añadido en estas tecnologías, que puedan resultar innovadoras y atractivas para el sector empresarial. Finalmente, hacer llegar a los futuros profesionales del sector, el concimiento y la técnicas adquiridas mediante una buena planificación de los cursos docentes en titulaciones de grado, másters profesionales y de investigación en los que se colabore, así com en la dirección de trabajos y proyectos fin de carrera en estos temas.

http://futur.upc.edu/WiComTec

Perform coordinated research activity in the area of radio-communication systems, with emphasis in wireless systems and technologies. Direction of doctorals thesis (PhD) publishing the achieved results in prestigious journals and conferences. Being competitive, both at national and intrnational levelm through the participation in advanced research funded projects as well as in technology transfer activities , translating the experience to companies. Developing new and attractive applications oriented to improve the companies knowledge. Finally translate our experience to future professionals, by participating in high quality teaching activities for both, undergraduate and graduate students, as well as directing final thesis. Enroll advanced students in our team offering them the opportunity to work in research projects and activities.

http://futur.upc.edu/WiComTec

Perform coordinated research activity in the area of radio-communication systems, with emphasis in wireless systems and technologies. Direction of doctorals thesis (PhD) publishing the achieved results in prestigious journals and conferences. Being competitive, both at national and intrnational levelm through the participation in advanced research funded projects as well as in technology transfer activities , translating the experience to companies. Developing new and attractive applications oriented to improve the companies knowledge. Finally translate our experience to future professionals, by participating in high quality teaching activities for both, undergraduate and graduate students, as well as directing final thesis. Enroll advanced students in our team offering them the opportunity to work in research projects and activities.

http://futur.upc.edu/WiComTec

Enviaments recents

  • Communication recovery with emergency aerial networks 

    Mekikis, Prodromos Vasileios; Antonopoulos, Angelos; Kartsakli, Elli; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (2017-08-01)
    Article
    Accés obert
    In spite of the significant advancements in wireless connectivity, the static form of the network infrastructure cannot guarantee an uninterrupted operation of the ever-growing wireless consumer electronics in emergency ...
  • Evaluating cost allocation imposed by cooperative switching off in multi-operator shared HetNets 

    Oikonomakou, Maria; Antonopoulos, Angelos; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (2017-12)
    Article
    Accés obert
    The anticipated explosion in the total data traffic load will impose to mobile network operators (MNOs) the necessity to densify their networks to provide coverage. At the same time, since MNOs plan their networks according ...
  • Contention tree-based access for wireless machine-to-machine networks with energy harvesting 

    Vázquez Gallego, Francisco; Kalalas, Charalampos; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Alonso Zárate, Jesús (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-06)
    Article
    Accés obert
    In this paper, we consider a wireless machine-to-machine network composed of end-devices with energy harvesters that periodically transmit data to a gateway. While energy harvesting allows for perpetual operation, the ...
  • Non-saturation delay analysis of medium transparent MAC protocol for 5G 60GHz fiber-wireless towards 5G mmWave networks 

    Kalfas, George; Vardakas, John S.; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos; Pleros, Nikos (2017-07-04)
    Article
    Accés obert
    In this paper we demonstrate an analytical model for computing the end to end packet delay of a converged Optical/Wireless 60GHz Radio-over-Fiber (RoF) network operating under the Medium-Transparent MAC (MT-MAC) protocol. ...
  • Multi-tenant slicing for spectrum management on the road to 5G 

    Vincenzi, Matteo; Antonopoulos, Angelos; Kartsakli, Elli; Vardakas, John S.; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (2017-10-01)
    Article
    Accés obert
    The explosive data traffic demand in the context of the 5G revolution has stressed the need for network capacity increase. As the network densification has almost reached its limits, mobile network operators are motivated ...
  • Audit of a real Wi-Fi deployment to provide data, VoIP communications and an IIoT item location service 

    Pérez Díaz de Cerio, David; Valenzuela González, José Luis; García Lozano, Mario (Academy Publisher, 2017-10-17)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    As the number of Access Points and stations sharing the unlicensed ISM (Industrial Scientific Medical) bands increases, interference diminishes the theoretical performance of 802.11 standard. This paper presents results ...
  • Proposal and evaluation of BLE discovery process based on new features of bluetooth 5.0 

    Hernandez Solana, Angela; Pérez Díaz de Cerio, David; Valdovinos, Antonio; Valenzuela González, José Luis (MDPI AG, 2017-09-01)
    Article
    Accés obert
    The device discovery process is one of the most crucial aspects in real deployments of sensor networks. Recently, several works have analyzed the topic of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) device discovery through analytical or ...
  • A mobile network planning tool based on data analytics 

    Moysen Cortes, Jessica; Giupponi, Lorenza; Mangues Bafalluy, Josep (HINDAWI, 2017-02-05)
    Article
    Accés obert
    Planning future mobile networks entails multiple challenges due to the high complexity of the network to be managed. Beyond 4G and 5G networks are expected to be characterized by a high densification of nodes and heterogeneity ...
  • Downlink scheduling and resource allocation for 5G MIMO-multicarrier: OFDM vs FBMC/OQAM 

    Femenias Nadal, Guillem; Riera Palou, Felip; Mestre, Xavier; Olmos Bonafé, Juan José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-07-20)
    Article
    Accés obert
    OAPA The definition of the next generation of wireless communications, so-called 5G networks, is currently underway. Among many technical decisions, one that is particularly fundamental is the choice of the physical layer ...
  • Energy-and spectrum-efficient user association in millimeter-wave backhaul small-cell networks 

    Mesodiakaki, Agapi; Adelantado Freixer, Ferran; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; di Renzo, Marco; Verikoukis, Christos (2017-02-01)
    Article
    Accés obert
    Macrocells are expected to be densely overlaid by small cells (SCs) to meet increasing capacity demands. Due to their dense deployment, some SCs will not be connected directly to the core network, and thus, they may forward ...
  • Analytical and experimental performance evaluation of BLE neighbor discovery process including non-idealities of real chipsets 

    Pérez Díaz de Cerio, David; Hernández, Ángela; Valenzuela González, José Luis; Valdovinos, Antonio (MDPI AG, 2017-03-03)
    Article
    Accés obert
    The purpose of this paper is to evaluate from a real perspective the performance of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) as a technology that enables fast and reliable discovery of a large number of users/devices in a short period ...
  • Connectivity of large-scale WSNs in fading environments under different routing mechanisms 

    Mekikis, Prodromos Vasileios; Kartsakli, Elli; Lalos, Aristeidis; Antonopoulos, Angelos; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    As the number of nodes in wireless sensor networks (WSNs) increases, new challenges have to be faced in order to maintain their performance. A fundamental requirement of several applications is the correct transmission of ...

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