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INSPECSUB MAP EADA

INSPECSUB project at MAP-EADA entrepreneurship program

EADA is a Business School located in the heart of Barcelona. Its masters are ranked amongst the top in the world according to The Financial Times and it is accredited by the most reliable agencies, such as EQUIS or AACSB. EADA has been developing highly skilled professionals since 1957 with the mission of training managers of companies and organizations who are economically efficacious, socially responsible and environmentally friendly through research…

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Computer-aided lesion detection and segmentation on breast ultrasound

Doctoral thesis “Computer-aided lesion detection and segmentation on breast ultrasound”   By Gerard Pons Rodríguez. Supervised by Joan Martí Bonmatí, Robert Martí Marly.   Abstract This thesis deals with the detection, segmentation and classification of lesions on sonography. The contribution of the thesis is the development of a new Computer-Aided Diagnosis (CAD) framework capable of detecting, segmenting, and classifying breast abnormalities on sonography automatically. Firstly, an adaption of a generic…

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PANDORA FP7 2nd annual review in Girona

Next thursday the 6th of March it will take the 2nd annual review of the PANDORA FP7 project funded on the Cognitive Robotics topic.   Researchers from the 5 participating entities will gather in Girona to present to the EC officer and reviewers the work done in the last year. On friday, an advisory board from industrial world will give advise to the consortium regarding the commercial possibilities of the…

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MASTER ERASMUS MUNDUS VIBOT: new generation

Yesterday, through ViBOT website, the organizing comitee of this ERASMUS MUNDUS MASTER VIBOT promoted by the University of Bourgogne, Heriot Watt University and University of Girona, announced the accepted students for the new generation as well as the granted ones.   In the coming days, each candidate will receive an official notification by email, with rank and possibly alternative offers.   Congratulations to you all and see you soon in…

Girobotica

Girobòtica: a robotics competition for children!

Next Sunday at 9:30 pm, there will be the first edition of Girobòtica, a project of the University of Girona (Girona) with support from the Department of Education, for children of primary school (from between 6 and 12 years) from schools throughout the surroundings of Girona. The competition promotes teamwork, innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship among children. This initiative aims to arouse the curiosity of children and encourage interest in science…

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L’Escola Politècnica Superior celebra avui el seu 40è aniversari

L’Escola Politècnica Superior (EPS) de la Universitat de Girona acollirà el 18 de febrer l’acte de commemoració del 40è aniversari dels estudis politècnics a la ciutat. L’acte, previst a les 6 de la tarda, comptarà amb la presència del conseller d’Empresa i Ocupació, Felip Puig; del rector, Sergi Bonet; de l’alcalde de Girona, Carles Puigdemont; de la presidenta del Consell Social, Rosa Núria Aleixandre; del director de l’EPS, Joaquim Salvi;…

euRathlon

euRathlon competition offers SPARUS II AUV to its participants

euRathlon is a new outdoor robotics competition which invites teams to test the intelligence and autonomy of their robots in realistic mock emergency-response scenarios. Inspired by the 2011 Fukushima accident, the euRathlon competition will require a team of land, underwater and flying robots to work together to survey the scene, collect environmental data, and identify critical hazards. Leading up to this ‘grand challenge’ in 2015, will be directly related land and underwater robot…