Category: Research

Social computing, a range of possibilities

Currently, humans communicate and interact by means of the new technologies designated for social use. The structure of social computing incorporates systems that facilitate both group and individual communication between citizens.

Visit of Kenji Matsui, director of the Robotics and Design Centre of the Osaka Institute of Technology

Professor Kenji Matsui, visited us last week. He is the Director of the Robotics and Design Centre of the Osaka Institute of Technology. We’ve been collaborating with this centre for years and now it will be one of the three building blocks of the new Biodesign centre, which is being setup in Osaka by the Japanese government.

Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning in collaboration with Saya Fujino

Today I wanted to tell you about our collaboration with Saya Fujino. She has been with us since several months and we are very glad to have her in our group.

Denisa Kera collaborates with the BISITE Group thanks to a Marie Curie scholarship

Recently we have been receiving many international visitants at our labs. Some researchers come for short stays while others come for longer periods, as in the case of Denisa Kera, who will be with us until 2020. She comes from Charles University, Prague. Dr. Kera is a philosopher and designer and experiments with various creative strategies for public participation in emerging issues of science and technology.

Blockchain and its Applications in Edge Computing, Industry 4.0, IOT and Smart Cities.

Keynote for ICACCCI and ISTA 2018

 It will be a pleasure to be one of the speakers at the 7th International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI 2018) and the Fourth International Symposium on Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (ISTA ‘ 18), where issues related to informatics and technological advances will be addressed.

Participation in IJCAI, the largest Artificial Intelligence event in Stockholm

Artificial intelligence is in full swing and the world’s artificial intelligence researchers are currently gathering in Stockholm for the year’s largest event in this field, IJCAI (International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence). Hundreds of events take place at this conference, they tackle very interesting and topical issues.

Our research group creates a device to help tinnitus patients

A group of colleagues from the BISITE Research Group has developed a device which allows to monitor the progress of tinnitus from the patients’ homes. This condition is associated with a noise or ringing in the ears which may be caused by a damaged auditory nerve or ear injury.

The International Congress on Case Based Reasoning Systems

Today was a good day. Twenty years ago I defended my first doctoral thesis, in which I studied case-based reasoning systems and it came to be one of the pillars of my research work.

The visit of Vishesh Mistry from IIT-J, expert in artificial intelligence and neural networks

Vishesh Mistry from the Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur (IIT-J) will join our research group in the months of June and July. During his stay, Vishesh will help us to solve automatic vision problems and image analysis, by applying different artificial intelligence and artificial neural networks techniques.