Anton Bardera at WFAFQI28/06/2013
Anton Bardera, researcher at GILAB, attended the workshop on farm animal and food quality imaging (WFAFQI). The event was run by COST action FAIM in Helsinki on June 17th and it took place in the framework of the Scandinavian conference on image analysis (SCIA 2013). The goal of the workshop was to bridge the gap between food technology and computer vision and image analysis...
Pere Vilà chairs SPECTS 201328/06/2013
Pere Vilà, member of the BCDS research group, will be the General Chair of the 2013 International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems. The event will be held in Toronto on July 7-10th. Pere Vilà will also give the paper entitled "Decentralized Routing Algorithm for Wireless Mesh Network based on Multi-Objective Optimization" at the event.
MICELAB at JARCA 201326/06/2013
Josep Vehí, Remei Calm and Yenny Leal Moncada, researchers at MICELAB have presented three papers at the XV Jornadas sobre Sistemas Cualitativos y sus Aplicaciones en Diagnosis, Robótica e Inteligencia Ambiental (JARCA 2013). The titles of the papers are:
"Detección de medidas incorrectas en los SMDGs aplicando una nueva estrategia de post-procesamiento de SVM para ajustar el sesgo...
GILAB at Eurographics Symposium on Rendering26/06/2013
Rubén García and Mateu Sbert, at the GILAB research group, along with Carlos Ureña, at the Universidad de Granada, presented the paper "Description and solution of an Unreported Intrinsic Bias in Photon Mapping Density Estimation with Constant Kernel" at the Eurographics Symposium on Rendering 2013, which took place in Zaragoza on 19-21 June 2013.
GILAB presents LISSA at ICEIS 201326/06/2013
Voravika Wattanansoontorn, researcher at the IIiA and member of the GILAB research group, is going to present the paper "Visual realism in 3D serious games for learning" at the 15th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS). The paper, which focuses on LISSA (Life Support Simulation Application) serious game will be one of the highlights of the...
5 Undergraduate students collaborate with MICELAB25/06/2013
Over the next three months five undergraduate students will collaborate with MICELAB. Aleix Beneyto, Aniol Gallego, Eduard Gruartmoner, Igor Kopytov and Gerard Busquets will carry out engineering tasks in several projects whose ultimate goal is to develop an artificial pancreas for patients suffering from diabetes.
The IIiA broadens its masters offer25/06/2013
The Master in Smart Cities has been accredited by AQU (agency in charge of the quality of the Catalan universities). This means that the masters will be taught as of the 2013-2014 academic year. This master and the MTIA (Master in Information Technologies and Automation), which has been going on for several years, will make up the IIiA's master programs. These two masters were...
Patronat of the EPS awards two projects carried out by the IIiA20/06/2013
Joan Carles Blavi and Anna Carreras were awarded with the Degree Project Prize for their respective projects. The Patronat of the Escola Politècnica Superior of the University of Girona gives this award. Dr. Mateu Sbert and Dra Imma Boada, from the GILab group, supervised Joan Carles' project, “Life Support Simulation Activities”. Anna Carreras project, “Nova plataforma amb...
Meeting of MOSHCA project19/06/2013
The eXiT research group of the IIiA hosted a Meeting of the ITEA2 MOSHCA project at the University of Girona on June 17-18. MOSHCA is a European co-funded R&D project designed to improve the patient-doctor interaction and control of chronic diseases. For more information about this project click here.
New robotics workshop at the Escola Forn d’Anells de Fornells de la Selva18/06/2013
Bianca Innocenti from the eXiT group ran a robotics workshop for five year old children at the Escola Forn d’Anells de Fornells de la Selva on June 13th.
During the workshop young boys and girls were introduced to the to the robotics world trough the interaction with bee robots. The children were distributed in groups of three and each student had the chance to interact with a bee...
Sergio Gómez defends his doctoral thesis07/06/2013
Sergio Gómez, a PhD student in the BCDS research team, defended his doctoral thesis on June 6th. His dissertation "Learning design implementation in context-aware and adaptive mobile learning" was supervised by Dr Ramon Fabregat.