FRIDAY, 19 OCT 2018

 

CONNECT

Facebook Linked In Twitter
GAP_Group_2018_728x90px
GloriaJeans_266x90px
IMH LTD

Anastasiades’ Meeting with Akinci set for October 26

Lazarou: Cyprus on Track to Achieve Full Absorption of EU Funds

IMH LTD
CIFA_12/10-13/11_468x60px

BUSINESS

brought to you by Deloitte

SignalGenerix To Deliver Emerging Signal Processing Technologies

SignalGenerix To Deliver Emerging Signal Processing Technologies

Following its recent success at the European Business Awards, in which the company is selected as the ‘National Champion’, the Cypriot R&D company SignalGeneriX announces that it has secured two new and major EU contracts in the area of Future Emerging Technologies and Information Communication Technologies. The two projects, which total budget of 12Meuros, combine the efforts of leading research institutes, internationally recognised universities and innovative high-tech SMEs across Europe. Through its participation in the VISORSURF and MOVECARE projects SignalGeneriX consolidates its leading position in Signal Processing and Communications R&D. It further reinforces its long-term high-level collaboration with top research organisations such as the German Fraunhofer Institute and builds new dynamic collaborations with important European technology organisations, academic institutions and technology companies.

The project VIROSURF (A Hardware Platform for Software-driven Functional Metasurfaces) is funded with 6M euro under the European Commission flagship program H2020 FET-Open for "Novel ideas for radically new technologies". It aims to support the early stages of joint science and technology research for radically new future technological possibilities. The project, which is coordinated by the Foundation for Research and Technology (CERTH), brings together SignalGeneriX the leading Fraunhofer Institute, the University of Cyprus, Aalto University and the Nano Networking Center of Catalunya, in an effort to develop ground breaking software-controlled metasurfaces and nanonetworks. These will lay the foundations for the development technologies beyond the state-of-the-art and will inspire ground breaking engineering functionalities. Such functionalities are expected to include total electromagnetic radiation absorption, filtering and steering of light and sound signals, as well as the development of nano-antennas for sensors and future implantable devices.

The MOVECARE (Multiple-actors Virtual Empathic Caregiver for the Elder) project is funded at the level of 6M euro under the EU framework H2020-ICT-2016. The project is coordinated by University of Milano and combines the efforts of fourteen European organisations. It is aimed at the development of an innovative multi-actor platform that integrates an existing robotic system with domotic sensors, smart objects, a virtual community and an activity center, to provide assistance, transparent monitoring and activities to the elderly at home. This is to be achieved through a full-fledged, modular, personalized, and compliant approach which does not require the elderly to wear any particular device or to change their normal habits.

The company’s CEO Dr Tasos Kounoudes stated “We are delighted that our company is again selected by the highest EU technology companies, research institutions and universities as an equal partner. This is also a recognition that at SignalGeneriX we are continuously investing in the development of world class research infrastructure and enhancing our research and development team both of which are essential for the development of breakthrough technologies. These two new contracts, which will start in 2017, is an acknowledgement for the hard work of our researchers and engineers and the quality of our work. This success for a Cypriot Innovation company is very important at this specific timing since it is evident that growth can be achieved through investment in innovation.”

For more information about the projects: info@signalgenerix.com

MORE ON BUSINESS

Τhe Mall of Cyprus: New era for Debenhams, Intersport Cyprus and Sklavenitis

Having undergone radical renovations and total transformations, Debenhams, Intersport ...

The 2nd Cyprus Fintech Expo: Celebrate the New Emerging Reality of Financial Technology

The 2nd Cyprus FinTech Expo set to take place on Tuesday, 13 November 2018 at the ...

Τhe 17th Leadership and HR Management Conference

Transitioning successful family businesses in Cyprus For the founders of family ...

FROM AROUND GOLDNEWS

   

China Grows at Slowest Pace since 2009

China has reported its slowest quarterly growth rate since the global financial crisis. The growth figure for the July to September quarter was 6.5% from a ...
   

Lazarou: Cyprus on Track to Achieve Full Absorption of EU Funds

Cyprus in on track to achieve full absorption of the EU funds earmarked for Cyprus in the programme period of 2014-2020, Lazaros Lazarou member of the EU Court ...
   

CBC: Residential Prices Index Rises for Eight Quarters but Prices Remain Moderate

The increase of residential property prices remains moderate the Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC) has said as the residential property price index in the second ...
   

Cryptos: The Future or the Next Bubble?

Cryptocurrencies have undoubtedly been the centre of attention in the markets since they were introduced. Considering the fact that everything is gradually ...
   

MAP S.Platis Awarded Contract for the Provision of Services to EASO

MAP S.Platis Group is delighted to announce the award of a Contract for the Provision of Interim Services to the European Asylum Seekers Office (EASO) in ...
   

Cobalt Air License Revoked, Company Recorded Annually €30m Losses in the Past Three Years

Cyprus’ Air Transport Licensing Authority (ATLA) decided to revoke Cobalt Air’s operating license, Alecos Michaelides, the Permanent Secretary of ...
   

Cyprus Airways Offers Free Tickets to Cobalt’s Passengers

Cyprus Airways expresses its sorrow for Cobalt’s suspension of operation and its support to everyone affected. Cyprus Airways, aiming to minimize ...
   

TUS Airways Supports Cobalt's Passengers Offering a 20% Discount

The Cyprus-based airline, TUS Airways: “Τhe Ultimate Schedule” will offer Cobalt's passengers, who already bought tickets, a 20% discount in ...
 

YOUR COMMENTS

HEADLINES

MOST POPULAR

Vassos_Eliades_31/08-31/12_300x250px
GloriaJeans_300x250px

IMH LTD