Official start date of the R2D2 projectSaturday 1 February 2014
Andrea Tassi joined our team and signalled the start of the 18-month R2D2 project.
Vacancy in Joint Coding Designs for Error Correction is filledMonday 25 November 2013
Andrea Tassi filled the position of post-doctoral Research Associate. Andrea has completed his PhD studies at the University of Florence (Firenze, Italy). During the last three years, he joined several research teams formed by people belonging to both the academic and the industrial world. In particular, he developed strong links with researchers at different universities, such as the University of Edinburgh and the University of Novi Sad, who work on coding theory and multimedia communications over 3GPP's systems.
Assignment of first MSc research projectTuesday 1 October 2013
Andrew Jones joined the School as a postgraduate student pursuing an MSc by Research in Communication Systems. He is affiliated to the R2D2 project and his work is concerned with the definition, implementation and validation of different fountain and random linear network coding strategies with a focus on multimedia service delivery over next-generation cellular networks.
Vacancy in Joint Coding Designs for Error CorrectionSaturday 21 September 2013
Applications for the position of post-doctoral Research Associate in Joint Coding Designs for Error Correction are invited from the 21st of September until the 20th of October 2013.
Ioannis joined the COST Action IC1104Wednesday 10 July 2013
Ioannis became a member of the COST Action IC1104 Random Network Coding and Designs over GF(q) and will participate in the second Working Group (WG2), which focuses on the development of encoding/decoding schemes and practical aspects of Network Coding. He also joined the Management Committee of IC1104 as a substitute member of the UK team.
Meeting of ICT panel and recommendationTuesday 11 June 2013
The EPSRC Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) panel met in early June to assess the submitted proposals and ranked the R2D2 project first among the eleven submitted First Grant proposals.
Peer review completed, feedback receivedWednesday 8 May 2013
The Peer Review process was completed and EPSRC forwarded the feedback to us. Our sincere thanks to the anonymous and independent reviewers for their overwhelmingly supportive and enthusiastic comments on our proposal.
Project proposal submitted to EPSRCMonday 25 March 2013
The proposal for the R2D2 project under the First Grant scheme of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and all required supporting documents were submitted to the Joint Electronic Submissions (Je-S) system. Fingers crossed!