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Success in the GACR call

The Czech Science Foundation (GACR) has announced the results of this year’s call for fundamental research projects. The teams of SIX have been extremely successful in this call with six approved projects, including one in the “junior” category. Since four of the six successful projects have been prepared jointly by our the researchers of SIX […]

IQRF Hackathon – invitation

The IQRF Alliance, which is a partner of the SIX Research Centre, organizes a hackathon event as a competition of different grade students. The event is a great opportunity to get a hands-on experience with different products and win valuable prices at the same time. For more information, contact us

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 Universität 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 […]

ADWICE press release

Brno University of Technology has succeeded with a grant proposal, aiming to upgrade the Centre of Sensor, Information and Communication Systems to an excellent research institution. A press release (in Czech) is available for download: 2015/07/01 ADWICE press release [docx]  

WORKSHOP: Optimization, Security and Implementation of New Services in Wireless and Mobile Networks

The SIX Research Center and AT&T Brno cordially invite all interested guests to a workshop focused on the current trends and issues in local wireless and mobile networks. The workshop will be held at Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication, Brno University of Technology, Technicka 12, room n. SD2.99 on Tuesday 17th March, 2015, 8:00 […]

CST Microwave Studio Workshop

The SIX Centre coridally invites you to a workshop, dealing with recent news in CST Microwave Studio, combined with an extensive discussion seccion. You can put your eventual questions into a shared document: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1NDqV6ml14_1opIZ-lvAzLhPQAGXnAXJeJgiWeoMyA98/edit?usp=sharing The workshop will take place on Tuesday, Januray 17, 2015, from 13.00 to 16.00 in the seminary room of Dept. of […]

Meeting of the SIX boards

On Tuesday, January 13, 2015, the Scientific Advisory Board and the Managing Board of the SIX Research Center held a physical meeting. The intention of the meeting was to wrap up the results of the center achieved during 2014 and to discuss the plans for the upcoming year. Slides of the meeting presentation are attached. […]

Workshop on Emerging Technologies and Services for Current and Future Mobile Networks

The Brno University of Technology in cooperation with Tampere University of Technology and Telekom Austria Group organize a joint workshop with title Emerging Technologies and Services for Current and Future Mobile Networks. The workshop will be held on Tuesday 25th February, 2014, at Department of Telecommunications, Brno University of Technology, Technická 12, 616 00 Brno, […]

SIX Research Center: Full operation starting

Thanks to the project Center of Sensor, Information and Communication Systems (SIX), Brno University of Technology has established and equipped a research center which strongly cooperates with companies applying information and communication technologies in different areas of a practical life. The SIX project was started on the 1st of August 2010 and will be finished on […]

Jiri Mekyska took 1st place in Joseph Fourier prize award

French Embassy in Czech Republic and its partner Bull Ltd. held in 2013 the competition for “Joseph Fourier Prize for computer sciences.” The aim of this competition is to reward the best research works of Czech PhD students and junior researchers in the field of informatics and computer science with a special focus on the design […]

WICOMT project closing seminar

The WICOMT project, supported by the operational program Education for Competitiveness, is in its final stage and will be finished at the end of May 2013. This project has enabled a significant improvement in the international recognition and scientific quality of the members of two SIX programes – Microwave Technologies and Wireless Technologies. To conclude the […]