atlanTTic is the Research Center for Telecommunication Technologies promoted by the University of Vigo (Galicia, Spain). Based at the university campus of Vigo, atlanTTic develops its scientific activity in the field of privacy and security, multimedia technologies, data networks, and services, bioengineering, radar, satellite communications and, in general , radio and optical communications. With more than 160 professionals, it carries out an intense research and transfer activity, with participation in several H2020 projects, diverse prizes and recognitions to its work, and distinguished members of some of the most recognized academies and scientific and professional societies.


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In the last five years, the Center has attracted more than 179 R&D contracts and research projects, of which 26% of projects are European or international calls. atlanTTic combines its research excellence with a high capacity of technological knowledge transfer, as shown the 27 R&D active projects and contracts last year.

Likewise, atlanTTic is committed to the training and recruitment of young talent. The Center coordinates several postgraduate programs and participates in activities and seminars that offer a competitive international environment for the training of new researchers.