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Brno to the map of leading technological regions


Centre of Sensor, Information and Communication Systems (SIX) at Brno University of Technology, and the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and IT at Technische Universit√§t Wien (TU Wien) have cooperated on the project Advanced Technologies for Clever Engineering (ADWICE) for 12 months. The project was a part of the Teaming call of the European research program […]

City of Brno and SIX Centre cooperate on smart city project


The City of Brno became a team member of the European project Rotterdam, Umea and Glasgow: Generating Districts in Sustainable Energy Deployment (RUGGEDISED). The project team consists of 34 partners from 8 different European countries. Cities of Rotterdam, Umea and Glasgow will demonstrate exploitation of smart technologies for the development of urban districts on their […]

H2020 MSCA ITN Celta [Press Release]


European Integrated Research Training Network on Convergence of Electronics and Photonics Technologies for Enabling Terahertz Applications (CELTA) Press release for download [doc, 1800 kB] The goal of the ITN CELTA is to develop technologies and complete sub-systems for sensing, instrumentation, imaging, spectroscopy, and communications utilising the Terahertz spectrum. CELTA will provide PhD degrees to a […]

New Director of SIX

Martin Slanina

Effective December 1, 2015, the SIX Centre will be managed by a new Director – Dr. Martin Slanina, who succeded in the open competition for the Director’s position. Dr. Slanina has been involved in the managemeent of the Centre since January 2015, serving as a Deputy Director. The main challenge in the beginning of the […]

DW reports about laser communication research in SIX


Communication using Free Space Optical (FSO) links is a very promising technology allowing for very high data rates with extremely fast link setup with no worries about spectrum licensing.The scientists in the SIX Centre have shown and explained the benefits of the perspective technology to a correspondent of Deutsche Welle radio station. A recording of […]