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For any inquiry or proposal, contact us on + 34 936 452 900 or write an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

This Webpage is governed by law solely applicable in Spain and both national and foreign users of this Website are subject to same.

The USER’s access to our Webpage is free of charge and contingent upon reading and fully and expressly accepting without reservation these GENERAL CONDITIONS OF USE that are in effect at the time of access, which we would ask you to read carefully. When using our portal, its contents or services the USER expressly accepts and submits to the general conditions for the use of same. Should the user not be in agreement with these Conditions of Use, they must refrain from using this portal and operating via same.

We may modify the presentation and configuration of our Webpage, expand or reduce the services and even remove it from the Internet at any time, together with the services and contents provided, unilaterally and without prior notice.


All the content, texts, images and source codes of the web are the property of CTTC or third parties for which the exploitation rights have been acquired and are protected by Intellectual and Industrial Property rights.

The user is solely entitled to make private, not for profit use of same, and requires express authorization to modify, reproduce, exploit or distribute them or exercise any other right belonging to the owner.

CTTC is a registered trademark and the reproduction, imitation, use or insertion of these brands is prohibited without our due authorization.

The addition of links to our portal confers no right over same. Moreover, the mere addition of a link to our webpage affords no right to describe oneself as an associate or partner.

CTTC shall be held harmless from all and any claims with regard to the intellectual property rights over the articles and images published by third parties on its portal. Any total or partial imitation of our portal is strictly prohibited.


Access to our Webpage is free of charge and no prior subscription or registration is required.

Any personal data sent implies express acceptance on the USER’s part of our privacy policy.

The user must access our Webpage in good faith, in accordance with public order and these General Conditions of use. Access to our Website is at the sole liability of the user who shall be liable for any damages they may cause to us or to third parties.

Users are expressly prohibited from using and obtaining the services and contents of this webpage using any procedure other than those stipulated in these conditions of use.

The USER may not carry out any action on our portal that may cause an overload of our computer systems or introduce viruses or the installation of robots or software that alters the normal operation of our website or which may damage our computer systems.

Taking into account the impossibility of controlling the information, contents and services contained on third-party websites which are accessible via the links on our webpage, we inform you that CTTC is not liable for any damages of any nature which may arise from the use of these third-party webpages by the user.

CTTC reserves the unilateral right without notice to remove any USER that the organization deems has infringed the conditions governing the use of our webpage. Said USER shall have no right to bring any claim for this type of action. It also reserves the right to exercise the appropriate legal action against those who infringe the general conditions of use, and the USER accepts that failure to file any such action does not constitute a formal waiver of same, which shall remain in effect until expiry of the limitation period of said infringements.


Confidentiality and security are CTTC’s core values and we therefore undertake to ensure the User’s privacy at all times and not to gather any unnecessary information.

To supply personal data via our portal requires a minimum age of 14 years and express acceptance of our Privacy Policy.


By placing this Webpage at the disposal of the user, we wish to offer a quality service by applying the maximum diligence to the provision of same and to the technological means used. However, we shall not be liable for the presence of virus or other elements that may damage the user’s computer system.

CTTC does not warrant that the availability of the service be continuous or uninterrupted due to circumstances originating as a result of Internet network issues, breakdown of IT devices or other unforeseeable circumstances, such that USER shall tolerate these circumstances within reasonable limits and expressly waives any claim against CTTC for any liability for possible failures, errors or use of the service.

The USER accepts full liability for the use of our webpage and is solely liable for any direct or indirect effect on the webpage, including but not limited to any adverse economic, technical and/or judicial result together with the non-fulfillment of the expectations created by our portal, and the user undertakes to hold CTTC harmless from any claims resulting directly or indirectly from said events.

CTTC does not vouch for the accuracy, veracity or currency of the contents of this webpage, either its own or third parties or linkable to other websites and shall be held fully harmless from any liability arising from the use of same.

CTTC shall not be liable for any claim, including legal counsel fees, for any third-party actions or claims originated by third parties due to any breach by the USER of our conditions of use, access and privacy policy or any other claim for breach under current law.

The USER acknowledges that they have understood all the information relating to the conditions of use of our portal and that they are sufficient to exclude any error from same and therefore expressly accepts them in full. The USER is fully aware that the mere browsing of this webpage and the use of its services implies acceptance of these conditions of use.

All matters relating to our webpage shall be governed by Spanish law. Should any type of discrepancy or dispute arise between the parties as to the interpretation and content of this webpage, all the parties expressly waive any other jurisdiction and submit to the Courts of Barcelona.


These General Conditions of Use were modified on 18/04/2019. We may modify them at any time: please check the date of issue every time you connect to our Webpage so as to ensure no modification has been made that may affect you.

For any matters relating to the Conditions of Use of our webpage, please contact us using the details indicated above.

Confidentiality and security are CTTC’s core values and we therefore undertake to ensure the User’s privacy at all times and not to gather any unnecessary information. Below we provide all the information necessary regarding our Privacy Policy in relation to the personal data collected, explaining:

  • Who is the processor of your data.
  • The purpose for which we gather the data requested.
  • What is the legitimisation for their processing.
  • The length of time we store the data.
  • Who your data are assigned to.
  • What your rights are.

Data controller

CENTRE TECNOLÒGIC DE TELECOMUNICACIONES DE CATALUNYA (G-62616586) Av. Carl Friedrich Gauss 11 08860 Castelldefels (Barcelona) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Purposes, legitimisation and storage of the data


  • Purpose: To provide the means for contacting us and answering your requests for information and also to send you information on our products, services and activities via digital media (Email, SMS, WhatsApp), if you check the acceptance box.
  • Legitimisation: The user’s consent when requesting information via our contact form and checking the acceptance box for the sending of information.
  • Retention: Once your request has been resolved via our form or answered by email, if no new processing is generated and having accepted receipt of commercial communications until the user requests their de-registration.


  • Purpose: To answer your information requests, deal with your requests and answer any inquiries or doubts.
  • Legitimisation: The user’s consent when requesting information via our email address.
  • Retention: Once your email request has been answered, if no new processing has been generated.

Obligation to provide your personal data and the consequences for a failure to do so. The supply of personal data requires a minimum age of 14 years, or, if applicable, sufficient legal capacity to enter into a contract. The personal data requested are necessary to manage your requests and/or render the services that can be contracted and therefore any failure to do so signifies we cannot attend to you correctly nor provide the service requested.

Recipients of the data

Your data are confidential and will not be transferred to third parties unless legally required.

Rights in relation to your personal data

Any person may withdraw their consent at any time after granting it for the processing of their data. Under no circumstance does withdrawal of consent affect the execution of the subscription contract or the relations established previously. Likewise, you may also exercise the following rights:

  • Request access to your personal data or rectification of same when inaccurate.
  • Request their deletion when, amongst other reasons, they are no longer necessary for the purpose for which they were governed.
  • Request the limitation of processing in certain circumstances.
  • Request opposition to the processing of your data due to your particular situation.
  • Request data portability when so provided in law.
  • Other rights recognised in applicable law.

Where and how to exercise your Rights: By writing to the party concerned at their postal or electronic address (provided in Data Controller section), indicating the reference “Personal Data”, specifying the right to be exercised and with regard to which personal data. In the event of any dispute with the company with regard to the processing of your data you may lodge a claim with the Data Protection Authority (apdcat.gencat.cat).


This webpage uses only its own and third-party (Google Analytics) technical, personalisation and analysis cookies which under no circumstance process personal data nor capture browsing habits for advertising purposes. As a result, pursuant to article 22 of the Law on Information Society Services, and as analysis cookies are used, we have requested your authorisation to use them and informed you of same, and they will be installed after a reasonable period of time for the user to have time to decide whether or not to authorise them.

Security of your personal data

In order to safeguard the security of your personal data, we inform you that we have adopted all the necessary measures of a technical and organisational nature to ensure the security of your personal data against alteration, loss and non-authorised processing and access.

Updating your data

It is important you inform us whenever there has been any modification so we may update your personal data; otherwise we cannot be liable for the accuracy of same. We shall not be liable for the privacy policy regarding the personal data you may supply to third parties via the links on our webpage. This privacy policy may be modified to adapt them to any changes on our website together with any legal or jurisprudential modifications regarding personal data which may appear, and you are therefore requested to read this policy every time you supply your data via this Website.

  1. National Technical University of Athens.
    1. Dr. Athanasios D. Panagopoulos.
  2. University of Bologna.
    1. Dr. Alessandro Vanelli-Coralli.
    2. Dr. Alessandro Guidotti.
    3. Dr. Daniele Tarchi.
  3. University of Parma.
    1. Prof. Giulio Colavolpe.
    2. Dr. Tomaso Foggi.
  4. University of Vigo.
    1. Prof. Carlos Mosquera.
  5. University of Luxembourg.
    1. Dr. Symeon Chatzinotas.
    2. Dr. Bhavani Shankar.
  6. University of Siena.
    1. Dr. Giovanni Giambene.
  7. University of Genoa.
    1. Prof. Franco Davoli.
  8. University of Firenze.
    1. Dr. Simone Morosi.
  9. CNR-Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell’Informazione
    1. Dr. Alberto Gotta.
  10. Athens University of Economics and Business.
    1. Prof. George C. Polyzos.
    2. Dr. Vasilios A. Siris.
  11. University of Ferrara.
    1. Prof. Michele Zorzi.
  12. Telecommunications Space and Aeronautics (TESA).
    1. Dr. Corinne Mailhes.
  13. University of Ghent.
    1. Dr. Nele Noels.
    2. Prof. Marc Moeneclaey.
  14. Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.
    1. Dr. Ángeles Vázquez.
  15. University of Surrey.
    1. Prof. Barry Evans.
  16. ONERA - Le centre français de recherche aérospatiale
    1. Dr. Laurent Castanet.
  17. University of Aberdeen.
    1. Prof. Gorry Fairhurst.
  18. University Tor Vergara Rome.
    1. Dr. Cesare Roseti.
  19. Fraunhoffer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS  
    1. Dr. Markus Landmann.
  20. Heriot Watt University.
    1. Prof. Mathini Sellathurai.
  21. EURECOM.
    1. Prof. Dirk Slock.
  22. University of Ilmenau.
    1. Prof. Martin Haardt.
  23. DLR
    1. Dr. Tomaso De Cola.
  24. Technical University of Gratz
    1. Dr. Wilfried Gappmair.
  25. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.
    1. Dr. Pertti Kärvensivu.
  26. University of Lund
    1. Dr. Fredik Rusek.
  27. University of Málaga.
    1. Prof. Raquel Barco.
  28. Technical University of Delf
    1. Prof. Alle-Jan van der Veen.
  29. Athens Information Technology
    1. Prof. Constantinos B. Papadias.
  30. Politecnico di Torino.
    1. Prof. Guido Montorsi.
    2. Prof. Giorgio Taricco.
  31. Warsow U. of Technology
    1. Prof. Kotulski Zbigniew.
  32. Endurosat.
    1. Mr. Raycho Raychev.
  33. Military University of Technology.
    1. Dr. Piotrowski Zbigniew.
  34. Imperial College London.
    1. Dr. Bruno Clerckx.
  35. University of Napoli.
    1. Prof. Antonio Napolitano.
  36. University of Pisa.
    1. Dr. Marco Moretti.
  37. Universität der Bundeswehr München
    1. Prof. Andreas Knopp.
  38. RAL-Space.
    1. Dr. Charilaos Kourogiorgas.
  39. University of Hertfordshire.
    1. Dr. Pandelis Kourtessis.


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