Category: University of Salamanca

Knowledge Transfer and R&D Management

Project management in Research, Development and Innovation (R&D&i) has undergone significant growth in both private companies and public institutions. Organizations have realized that they can benefit from having departments specialized in research and in the execution of new projects for the evolution of the company.

Omid Abrishambaf’s thesis defence with honours

Omid Abrishambaf from the GECAD Research Group (IPP), and a collaborator with the BISITE Group at USAL, has recently defended his doctoral thesis.

Smart Cities: a great opportunity for professional development

At BISITE we work on the development of Smart city concepts and their applications in Barcelona, Istanbul, Doha and other cities. As we have become experts in this field, we can not only work on extraordinarily interesting projects but also enjoy them with our students. The transformation of cities has come to stay.

Using artificial intelligence to select employees

Recruitment as we knew it a decade ago has changed significantly, the use of print-out CVs is becoming less frequent. Candidates use the online platforms or channels of a company to apply for a job.

Sergio Miguel Tomé wins a Marie Curie-Global Fellowship with Juan M. Corchado as Director

Understanding the brain is one of the greatest challenges of the 21st century because of the enormous variety of factors that influence its functioning. Sergio Miguel Tomé, trained as a researcher at the University of Salamanca, has been awarded the prestigious Marie Curie-Global Fellowship to create computer tools for the study of one of the least known elements of the brain, extra-cellular space.

Dubai and its ongoing challenges

At the most recent AI Over Everything congress, Omar Bin Sultan Al Olama, Dubai’s Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, presented the government’s plans to promote an economy based on AI and on the sustainable and intelligent growth of a city like Dubai.

IoT and data analysis in industrial processes

At BISITE we work on projects that aim to improve production processes through the application of multiple technologies. These solutions also improve the quality of life, as in the case of the COSIBAS project, whose main objective is to integrate a layer of intelligence in network services and IoT devices for the automated control of processes.

The benefits of IoT in the car industry

The car industry is one of the world’s largest industries and one of the most rapidly digitized sectors. As a result, it has been able to design more sustainable, efficient and personalized vehicles that adapt to the needs of their customers.

5G as a boost to Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 is one of the pillars of the Digital Spain 2025 Plan, which prioritizes the incorporation of technologies in the value chain. The aim is to achieve more efficient and flexible production, shorter manufacturing times and better stock control; these features will be of great value to the Spanish industry, making it more competitive. Moreover, it will be profitable for the country.