Institute of Information and Communication Technologies (ITACA)

Call for the recruitment of a pre-doctoral researcher

For a project on security and performance in U-space communications, focusing on 5G networks for urban drones

The Air Navigation Systems Area of the ITACA Institute has published a call for the recruitment of a pre-doctoral researcher (FPI) linked to the project «Definition and validation of safety, performance and interoperability requirements for the future U-space communications and surveillance framework», funded by the State Research Agency. The aim of the research work will be to assess how 5G networks can be used to provide communications, navigation and surveillance services to drones flying in urban airspace.

Those interested can contact Professor Juan Vicente Balbastre Tejedor ( for more information.

The deadline for applications is 18 December 2023. More info here.

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