The experience is unprecedented. So much so that it has led to the invention of a word: co-incarnation. This experience consists of two people sharing the simultaneous control of one and the same avatar. This milestone opens up an array of possibilities, in particular in the field of VR-based training. Débutées en 2018, les résultats de ces expériences surprenantes sont parus dans l'édition de [..]
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Health & Technology Meetings: DNA, polymers and big data - Brain-Computer Interfaces
Two colloquia co-organized by the CNRS (INSIS, INSB, INC, INS2I, INP, INSHS), the National Academy of Medicine and the Academy of Technology. The first meetings will focus on two areas whose recent developments are spectacular, and which have been the subject of recent reports from the Academies of Technology and Medicine: the storage of information at the molecular level on DNA as on other types [..]
Death of Yves Bekkers
It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of Yves Bekkers, a university professor in computer science, on Thursday, October 8, 2020. He was 73 years old. Researcher at Inria from 1975 to 1984, then Inria research director from 1984 to 1995, Yves Bekkers was on secondment at the University of Rennes 1 from 1993 to 1995, then professor at the University of Rennes 1 since 1995. Yves was [..]
The 5G, how it works explained by Xavier Lagrange on The Conversation
Xavier Lagrange, Professor of Network Systems at IMT Atlantique and member of the ADOPNET team, explains the technological aspects of 5G operation on the Conversation site. Read the article (in French)
How to facilitate the integration of migrants and refugees with the help of digital technology?
This is the ambition of the European project NADINE with the involvement of Damien Lolive, Arnaud Delhay and Gwénolé Lecorvé, all three Associate Professor at the Université de Rennes 1 and members of the Expression research team. What does this project consist of? The objective of the NADINE project is to develop a new way of integrating migrants and refugees thanks to solutions that [..]
Eight young international researchers design novel technology for smarter water management
Eight young researchers, who have followed academic and industrial training specifically focused on "fog computing", apply their research to improving some aspects of drinking water consumption and management in the smart city of Valencia. Discover this 29 of September, the presentation of the results and the announcement of the new experiments. Fog computing vs Cloud computing The evolution of [..]
Best Paper Award for Stéphanie Delaune at ESORICS conference
Congratulations to Stéphanie Delaune (directrice de recherche CNRS, member of the EMSEC research team and head of the Cybersecurity cross-cutting axis), Véronique Cortier (directrice de recherche CNRS, Loria) and Jannik Dreier (associate professor Loria) for joint best paper award for "Automatic generation of source lemmas in Tamarin: towards automatic proofs of security protocols" at ESORICS [..]
IRISA joins the ARS ELECTRONICA Festival in an artistic performance "CREATIVE HARMONY"
Two virtual environments, two cities, two audiences to create a single networked virtual world ... when IRISA's expertise is at the center of a work of art "CREATIVE HARMONY" at the Festival Ars Electronika*, it is to be discovered this weekend in streaming. "CREATIVE HARMONY", is a work of art in virtual reality, composed of two virtual environments that will be networked between 2 cities (Rennes [..]