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The Centre for Wireless Innovation celebrates 60 years of Microwave Engineering at QUB

21/11/2018 - The Centre for Wireless Innovation (CWI) at Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) hosted a workshop on "Research Advances in Radio Frequency Through Millimetre Wave Radio Communications Technologies" to celebrate 60 years of Microwave Engineering at QUB.

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University Defence Research Collaboration in Signal Processing Host Annual Conference

20/11/2018 - The University Defence Research Collaboration (UDRC) will host the 8th conference of the Sensor Signal Processing for Defence (SSPD) series which will be held in Brighton on the 9-10 May.

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ECIT Director recognised for outstanding contributions to computing

13/11/2018 - The world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery), has named Professor Dimitrios Nikolopoulos among 49 Distinguished Members recognised for outstanding contributions to the field.

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Irish Academy of Engineering presents Parsons Medal to Prof Sir McCanny at a ceremony in Belfast

12/11/2018 - The IAE presented the Parsons Medal to Prof Sir McCanny at a ceremony in Belfast, onboard HMS Caroline, on 25 October. A crowd of esteemed engineers, academics and Prof Sir McCanny’s friends and family attended the day’s festivities.

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CWI researcher receives another international best paper award for his work

5/11/2018 - Dr Michalis Matthaiou, a researcher at the Centre of Wireless Innovation (CWI) at Queen’s University Belfast, won Best Paper Award at the 2018 International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP) in Hangzhou, China.

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Securing Connected Devices: An Arms Race - Academy Discourse by Professor Máire O'Neill

1/11/2018 - This Academy Discourse by Professor Máire O'Neill is the eighth in the series sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran

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Parsons Medal awarded to Queen’s University Belfast’s Prof Sir John McCanny

10/10/2018 - The Irish Academy of Engineering (IAE) has announced that Professor Sir John McCanny CBE FRS FREng FIAE of Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) will receive this year’s Parson’s Medal.

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Worldwide Support programme Allows Cybersecurity Companies and Entrepreneurs to Explore New Markets

4/10/2018 - Today, 9 global cyber security ecosystems in 5 different countries announced a 'Soft Landing Programme'.

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CSIT SUPPORTS SECURE TICKET DELIVERY START-UP TIXSERVE AT TIME OF INCREASED CYBER ATTACKS

9/07/2018 - The Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) based at Queen’s University Belfast has announced Kildare based start-up Tixserve as the newest addition to its associate membership programme.

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QUEEN’S STUDENT CREATES SOFTWARE SYSTEM THAT COULD BE ‘GAME-CHANGER’ FOR DETECTING INSURANCE FRAUD

26/06/2018 - A Queen’s University Belfast student has developed software which can detect insurance fraud quickly.

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A Queen’s University Researcher wins best PhD award for 2018

5/06/2018 - A Queen’s University Researcher has been awarded the Best PhD award for 2018 by the European Association for Signal Processing (EURASIP).

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Queen’s University invests £500k in state-of-the-art cyber security research lab

1/06/2018 - Queen’s University Belfast is investing £500k in a brand new state-of-the-art cyber security research lab at the Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT).

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CSIT announces jobs boost for cyber security industry

8/05/2018 - Ten new research and engineering jobs are being created at Queen’s University Belfast, to meet the demands of new contracts and the rapidly growing cyber security industry in Northern Ireland.

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New Keysight Millimeter-Wave research lab opened at Queen’s University Belfast

24/04/2018 - A new millimeter-wave research lab has been opened by Keysight Technologies, Inc. in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast.

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Kainos colleagues master new skills in cyber security

14/12/2017 - Four employees from Kainos will graduate today (Thursday 14 December) with a Master’s in Applied Cyber Security.

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£5m UK Hardware Security Institute launched at Queen’s University Belfast

22/11/2017 - A £5m multi-university Research Institute to improve hardware security and reduce vulnerability to cyber threats has been launched at the Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT), Queen's University Belfast.

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Queen’s University researcher wins prestigious 2017 Newton Prize

15/11/2017 - A researcher at Queen’s University Belfast has been awarded the 2017 Newton Prize in Vietnam for his work designing a wireless communications system which can withstand natural disasters such as an earthquake, tsunami or hurricane.

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Queen’s researcher creates communications system that can battle a natural disaster

24/10/2017 - A researcher at Queen’s University Belfast has been shortlisted for the 2017 Newton Prize after he created a robust wireless communications system which can battle through an earthquake, tsunami or hurricane.

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Kainos and Queen’s University Belfast partner to pilot eLearning initiative

31/01/2017 - Distance learning programme will see Kainos staff turn on-the-job training and expertise into world-class qualifications in cyber security subjects

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Dr Trung Q Duong wins a Vice-Chancellor’s Research Prize 2016

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Government-backed cyber security pre-start up programme launches

8/06/2016 - Cyber London and the Centre for Secure Information Technologies invite applications for joint programme to encourage entrepreneurship in cyber security

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Queen’s welcomes award of Northern Ireland’s first Regius Professorship by Her Majesty the Queen.

6/06/2016 - Queen’s University Belfast has welcomed the announcement that it has been awarded Northern Ireland’s first Regius Professorship by Her Majesty the Queen.

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Financial technology firm Intelligent Environments partners with CSIT to combat cybercrime

1/06/2016 - Queen’s University Belfast’s Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) collaborates with digital financial solutions firm Intelligent Environments through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership

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His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales launches Queen’s University’s first Global Research Institute

23/05/2016 - His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has officially launched Queen’s University Belfast’s first Global Research Institute today (Monday 23 May 2016).

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Queen's University receives Royal award for strengthening cyber security

25/02/2016 - The Centre for Secure Information Technologies at Queen’s – a major hub for research and innovation in electronic engineering and cyber security – will receive a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education.

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Justice Minister addresses international cyber summit

15/03/2016 - Justice Minister, David Ford has highlighted work ongoing through the Organised Crime Task Force to tackle cyber crime.

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Queen's Uniserver project awarded almost €5 million of European funding

17/05/2016 - The UniServer project “A Universal Micro-Server Ecosystem by Exceeding Energy and Performance Scaling Boundaries ” led by Queen’s University Belfast has been awarded €4.8million from the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation program.

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Royal Academy of Engineering Research awared a Fellowship to ECIT Researcher

25/02/2016 - The Royal Academy of Engineering, with additional support from the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, has awarded eight Research Fellowships to some of the UK’s top engineering researchers working on projects from X-ray imaging to antibiotic resistance.

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