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Asteroid Day 2022
Event date: Thursday, 30 June 2022
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From Idea to Startup: What is the Reality of Being an Entrepreneur
Event date: Tuesday, 05 May 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Speaker: Ilana Devillers (Food4All)
SnT 2019 Annual Report is Live
Annual Report Cover - 10 Years of Research
Published on Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Last year SnT continued to make strides in innovation as it marked its tenth year of cutting-edge ICT research. Highlights from the year have been collected for the 2019 Annual Report, where we go...
Balancing IT Security and Privacy Rights for Contact Tracing
Published on Wednesday, 13 May 2020
A critical information infrastructure-based approach to contact tracing.

Editorial by Paulo Estev...

SnT Director Recognised by IEEE for Signal Processing Work
Published on Friday, 15 May 2020
At the ICASSP conference held virtually last week SnT Director Björn Ottersten received the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine Best Column Award, with co-authors Prof Emil Björnson (Linköping Universi...
European Research Council Recognises SnT Radar Project
Proof of Concept SnT
Published on Monday, 18 May 2020
Prof. Björn Ottersten, Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), has received a Proof-of-Concept (PoC) grant from the European Research Council (ERC). The...
PhD Defense: Reconciling Data Privacy with Sharing in Next-Generation Genomic Workflows
Event date: Monday, 18 May 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:30
Speaker: Maria Fernandes
PhD Defense: Formal Framework for Verifying Implementations of Byzantine Fault-Tolerant Protocols Under Various Models
Event date: Wednesday, 20 May 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:30
Speaker: Ivana Vukotic
University Releases Beta of COVID-19 Exit Strategy Simulator
Exit Strategy Simulator
Published on Monday, 25 May 2020
A team at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), led by SnT Vice-Director Yves Le Traon, has developed an online tool to simulate COVID-1...
University Projects Receive Additional Funding to Research COVID-19
Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2020
The FNR has published the results of its second COVID-19 Fast Track Call. Eight projects from the University of Luxembourg have been retained for funding, representing a financial commitment of 347...
PhD Defense: Routing Strategies and Content Dissemination Techniques for Software-Defined Vehicular Networks
Event date: Wednesday, 03 June 2020
Hour:  14:15 16:00
Speaker: Antonio Di Maio
PhD Defense: Symbol Level Precoding Techniques for Hardware and Power Efficient Wireless Transceivers
Event date: Friday, 05 June 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Stavros Domouchtsidis
PhD Defense: A Formal Approach to Ontology Recommendation for Enhanced Interoperability in Open IoT Ecosystems
Event date: Monday, 15 June 2020
Hour:  11:00 13:00
Speaker: Niklas Kolbe
[Article series] The Experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 Fight
Published on Tuesday, 16 June 2020
Dr Raphael Frank is a research scientist and entrepreneur at the University of Luxembourg’s SnT. He is applying his expertise in computer vision to meet the challenges of the COVID-19 crisis. Maint...
PaperJam Club Talk: The Ambitious Path to Open Finance
Event date: Wednesday, 17 June 2020
Hour:  17:45 18:45
Speaker: Gilbert Fridgen
[Article series] The Experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 Fight
Peter Ryan profile text
Published on Wednesday, 24 June 2020
Peter Ryan is Professor of Applied Security at University of Luxembourg’s SnT. He brings some 30 years of experience as a privacy and information security researcher to the fight against COVID-19....
The Skill Set for the Future of Financial Services
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
New technologies are already making massive changes to the financial sector and professionals in Luxembourg are gearing up to ensure the country maintains its competitive edge. SnT’s PayPal-FNR PEA...
University’s supercomputer supports fight against COVID-19
HPC Uni.lu
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University’s High-Performance Computing (HPC) facility has significantly contributed to the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic since mid-March 2020.
Academic promotions announced
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg is pleased to announce the following academic promotions.
Asteroid Day 2020
Event date: Tuesday, 30 June 2020
Hour:  18:00 21:00
New Space Master Website Launched, Apply Today!
Published on Wednesday, 01 July 2020
Just in time for Asteroid Day, the University of Luxembourg unveiled its brand new website offering interested students a deep dive into the Interdisciplinary Space Master.
PhD Defence: Waveform Design for Automotive Joint-Radar Communication
Event date: Wednesday, 01 July 2020
Hour:  9:30 11:00
Speaker: Sayed Hossein Dokhanchi
How Machine Learning Can Help Assess SME Credit Risk
Yoba Smart Money Logo
Published on Tuesday, 07 July 2020
A new partnership between SnT and Yoba Smart Money, a Luxembourgish technology start-up, will explore the use of machine learning to assess the credit risk associated with Small and Medium Enterpri...
Cutting-Edge Research for Novel Satellite-Terrestrial Networks
Published on Thursday, 09 July 2020
A six-year research partnership between the University and SES will be funded by the Luxembourg National Research Fund’s Industrial Partnership Block Grant programme.
EU Commission approved European Space University for Earth & Humanity
Published on Friday, 10 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg is a partner in the project “European University - European Space University for Earth and Humanity” (UNIVERSEH), approved by the European Commission under the Erasmus+...
Partnership Strengthens Luxembourg’s Smart Mobility Industry
Civil Maps
Published on Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Silicon Valley start-up Civil Maps and the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) announce a research partnership focused on autonomous drivin...
PhD Defense: Blockchain Technology for Data Sharing in the Banking Sector
Event date: Thursday, 16 July 2020
Hour:  9:00 10:30
Speaker: Robert Norvill
PhD Defense: Blockchain-enabled Traceability and Immutability for Financial Applications
Event date: Monday, 20 July 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:03
Speaker: Nida Khan
University Spin-off DataThings Partners on Computer Vision Research
Published on Thursday, 30 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) has signed a partnership with DataThings to conduct research on intelligent softwa...
[Article series] The Experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 Fight
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Published on Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Lisa Veiber is a research and development specialist at the University of Luxembourg's SnT. A native Luxembourger, Veiber spent five years in the United Kingdom before moving back home. She holds a...
[Article series] The Experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 Fight
Profile photo of Jun Pang
Published on Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Dr. Jun Pang is a research scientist at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Science, Technology, and Medicine (FSTM) and its Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT)...
[Article series] The Experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 Fight
Published on Tuesday, 01 September 2020
Dr Jorge Augusto Meira and PhD student Fernando Kaway Carvalho Ota work together at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT). As a research...
Behind the News: Interview with Tegawendé F. Bissyandé
Published on Thursday, 03 September 2020
Today the University announced that Prof. Tegawendé F. Bissyandé from the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) has been awarded an ERC Start...
Prof. Bissyandé Receives ERC Grant for Software Repair Research
Tegawendé F. Bissyandé
Published on Thursday, 03 September 2020
Professor Tegawendé F. Bissyandé from the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) has been awarded the prestigious Starting Grant by the Europe...
PhD Defense: Automated Requirements-based Security Testing of Web-oriented Software Systems
Event date: Tuesday, 08 September 2020
Hour:  15:00 18:00
Speaker: Xuan Phu Mai
University Spin-off Databourg Tackles Flash Flooding With Satellite
Published on Monday, 14 September 2020
Rain nowcasting, a technology used to warn of imminent flash flooding and other extreme weather events, has been reimagined by the start-up Databourg Systems, the first Space sector spin-off to com...
ICT Spring 2020
ICT Spring
Event date: Tuesday, 15 September 2020
Hour:  9:00 16-09 | 18:00
Speaker: Symeon Chatzinotas
Space Forum 2020
Space Forum
Event date: Tuesday, 15 September 2020
Hour:  9:00 16-09 | 18:00
Speaker: Symeon Chatzinotas
PhD Defense: Logically centralized security for Software-Defined Networking
Event date: Tuesday, 15 September 2020
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Speaker: Diego Kreutz
PhD Defense: Security and Privacy of Blockchain Protocols and Applications
Event date: Thursday, 17 September 2020
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Speaker: Sergei Tikhomirov
SnT on Stage at ICT Spring 2020
ICT Spring Image
Published on Friday, 18 September 2020
Earlier this week SnT’s experts were featured in the speaker line-up of ICT Spring 2020 in Luxembourg - an event that gathers business decisions makers, innovation managers, startups, researchers a...
[Article series] The Experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 Fight
Published on Thursday, 24 September 2020
Salah Ghamizi is a PhD student at SnT and a member of Professor Yves Le Traon’s Security Design and Validation Research Group.
PhD Defense: Data Analytics and Consensus Mechanisms in Blockchains
Event date: Thursday, 24 September 2020
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Speaker: Daniel Feher
PhD Defense: Analyzing and Improving Very Deep Neural Networks: from Optimization, Generalization to Compression
Event date: Thursday, 24 September 2020
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Speaker: Oyebade Oyedotun
PhD Defense: From Secure to Usable and Verifiable Voting Schemes
Event date: Friday, 25 September 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Marie-Laure Zollinger
Hacking the Moon
Published on Thursday, 01 October 2020
The University of Luxembourg's research centre SnT’s LunaLab is challenging the next big names in Space to a test of creativity and skill as part of the 2020 Act In Space 24 hour hackathon.
PhD Defense: Learning of Control Behaviours in Flying Manipulation
Event date: Thursday, 01 October 2020
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Speaker: Anush Manukyan
French Senator Olivier Cadic Talks Space at SnT
Published on Monday, 05 October 2020
On 23 September 2020 our team welcomed French Senator Olivier Cadic and his delegation for a discussion about research for the Space sector, and a tour of our Space education and research facilities.
PhD Defense: An NLP-based Framework to Facilitate the Derivation of Legal Requirements from Legal Text
Event date: Monday, 05 October 2020
Hour:  15:30 18:30
Speaker: Amin Sleimi
PhD Defense: Machine Learning Techniques for Suspicious Transaction Detection and Analysis
Event date: Thursday, 08 October 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Speaker: Ramiro Daniel Camino
Keeping Up with the Cyber Arms Race
Jacques Klein profile photo
Published on Friday, 09 October 2020
As people entrust companies with more and more sensitive information the stakes for cybersecurity are getting higher. Making the investment to ensure systems and information are protected is vital....
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg 2020
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2020
Hour:  18:30 16-10 | 20:00
Place:  online
Artificial Intelligence Can Be Smarter
Published on Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Machine learning algorithms seem all-powerful, but still function passively: they merely analyse the data they are fed with. SnT's Director Björn Ottersten makes them smarter by letting them act...
PhD Defense: Analysis, Detection, and Prevention of Cryptographic Ransomware
Event date: Wednesday, 14 October 2020
Hour:  14:30 17:30
Speaker: Ziya Alper Genç
SnT Team Wins Hackathon with Secure Solution for Digital Payments
Published on Friday, 16 October 2020
Congratulations to our researcher’s recent first place win in the PayID BlockSprint Hackathon! Dr. Wazen Shbair, Flaviene Scheidt de Cristo, and Lucian Andrei Trestioreanu came together, with the l...
PhD Defense: Homomorphic Encryption and Multilinear Maps Based on the Approximate-GCD Problem
Event date: Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Speaker: Vitor Pereira
Luxembourg: The New Space capital?
Event date: Thursday, 22 October 2020
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Speaker: Björn Ottersten
Fostering Entrepreneurship in Portugal and Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 23 October 2020
SnT's Partnership Development Officer, José Soares, sat down with popular Portuguese magazine "Pontos de Vista" recently to discuss SnT and relationship between research and innovation in...
PhD Defense: Joint Scheduling and Precoding in Wireless Networks: A DC Programming Approach
Event date: Monday, 26 October 2020
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Speaker: Ashok Bandi
Discussing the Future of Space in Luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Last week SnT and PaperJam Club joined forces to organise an event on the Space industry in Luxembourg.
PhD Defense: Ensemble Learning for Anomaly Detection with applications for Cybersecurity and Telecommunications
Event date: Thursday, 29 October 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Georgios Kaiafas
Entrepreneurship in the Space Industry
Event date: Thursday, 29 October 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Speaker: Charles Beames
Cybersecurity in the pandemic
Event date: Thursday, 29 October 2020
Hour:  18:00 19:30
University and Ministry Launch Cybersecurity Project in West Africa
Published on Friday, 30 October 2020
Three universities in Burkina Faso and Senegal will soon boast newly minted cybersecurity study programmes thanks to a project initiated by the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre f...
ISM Students Talk Space Entrepreneurship with Charles Beames
Published on Tuesday, 03 November 2020
Last week, the Asteroid Foundation and SnT joined forces to host a special “Space Connects Us” event featuring the Chair of the SmallSat Alliance, Charles Beames. During the event he discussed the...
PhD Defense: Scalable Control of Asynchronous Boolean Networks
Event date: Tuesday, 03 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Cui Su
PhD Defense: A Multifaceted Formal Analysis of End-to-End Encrypted Email Protocols and Cryptographic Authentication Enhancements
Event date: Tuesday, 03 November 2020
Hour:  14:30 16:00
Speaker: Itzel Vazquez Sandoval
PhD Defence: Instruction coverage for Android app testing and tuning
Event date: Friday, 06 November 2020
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Speaker: Aleksandr Pilgun
PhD Defence: Argument Acceptance and Commitment in Formal Argumentation
Event date: Monday, 09 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Jeremie Dauphin
A Collaborative Approach for Designing a Lunar Base Camp
Published on Tuesday, 10 November 2020
As NASA prepares to return to the Moon in 2024, they are looking at a much different mission than just going for a walk.  The next time humanity reaches the moon, the goal will be to set-up su...
The University launches the Institute for Advanced Studies
Published on Wednesday, 11 November 2020
The University of Luxembourg has launched an Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) with the aim to strengthen its interdisciplinary research. The IAS will further reinforce the University’s internat...
PhD Defence: End-to-end Signal Processing Algorithms for Precoded Satellite Communications
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Speaker: Jevgenij Krivochiza
Act In Space 2020
Event date: Friday, 13 November 2020
Hour:  9:00 14-11 | 18:00
Smart Manufacturing Week
Event date: Monday, 16 November 2020
Hour:  11:00 20-11 | 12:00
Speaker: Holger Voos
Legal Design Offers a Human-Centered Perspective to the Law
Published on Tuesday, 17 November 2020
Adapting information and technology to all different types of potential users is becoming a common practice in many fields, but applying this philosophy to the legal domain is a complex question. L...
Interdisciplinary Talks on Cybersecurity - Science, Law and Comics: The art of unlocking genomic potential
Event date: Tuesday, 17 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Speaker: Dr Marietjie Botes
Prof Tonie Van Dam Inducted as AGU Fellow
Published on Thursday, 19 November 2020
Congratulations to Prof Tonie van Dam who yesterday became a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union (AGU)! AGU Fellows are a select group of scientists who have made exceptional contributions to...
FNR Awards 2020: Congratulations to Thierry Titcheu Chekam
Published on Tuesday, 24 November 2020
Thierry Titcheu Chekam, who did his doctorate at SnT, received an FNR Award for his outstanding PhD thesis: “Assessment and Improvement of the Practical Use of Mutation for Automated Softwa...
Digital Innovation is the Core, Not a Project
Published on Friday, 27 November 2020
Driving the future of the market instead of being guided by market forces is a vision many companies aspire to. Innovation is the key to unlocking this path, but the road can be perilous; as far to...
SnT’s Raphaël Frank General Chair of 2021 IEEE/IFIP WONS Conference
Published on Monday, 30 November 2020
In March SnT’s Prof Raphaël Frank will be serving as the General Chair of the 16th edition of the internationally renowned IEEE/IFIP WONS conference
Interdisciplinary Talks on Cybersecurity: Preserving Genomic Data Sharing
Event date: Tuesday, 01 December 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:00
SnT and Industry 4.0: Smart Factories
Published on Wednesday, 02 December 2020
Industry 4.0 has become a reality, generating an amount of interactions and data which can be used in a variety of ways.
PhD Defense: Robust Real-time Sense-and-Avoid Solutions for Remotely Piloted Quadrotor UAVs in Complex Environments
Event date: Monday, 07 December 2020
Hour:  9:00 12:00
Speaker: Min Wang
PhD Defense: Boosting Automated Program Repair for adoption by practitioners
Event date: Monday, 07 December 2020
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Speaker: Anil Koyuncu
5G and the Future of Road-Safety
Published on Thursday, 10 December 2020
In an editorial recently featured by Paperjam, Prof. Raphaël Frank explains the significance of 5G for autonomous driving technology.
Five higher education institutions create UNIVERSEH
Published on Monday, 14 December 2020
“UNIVERSEH – The European Space University for Earth and Humanity”, an alliance of five higher education institutions, was officially launched in a virtual inauguration ceremony today. UNIVERSEH wa...
Testing, Testing: SnT Investigates New Approach to Safety in Space
Published on Friday, 18 December 2020
On 4 June 1998 in French Guiana, the world held its breath as the brand-new Ariane 5 rocket exploded like a firebomb across the hazy summer sky. Just 37 seconds into its maiden flight, the new rock...
LunaLab’s Act In Space Challenge Winner is 41Space!
Published on Tuesday, 22 December 2020
The Luxembourg edition of the Act In Space Hackathon wrapped up on Friday with the announcement of the LunaLab’s challenge winner. Congratulations to 41Space!
SnT’s Wallace Martins Wins Best Paper Award at 2020 SBrT
Published on Monday, 04 January 2021
Congratulations to SnT research associate Wallace Alves Martins for winning the best paper award at the 2020 Brazilian Symposium on Telecommunications and Signal Processing (SBrT).
PhD Defense: Mining App Lineages: A Security Perspective
Event date: Thursday, 07 January 2021
Hour:  9:00 12:00
Speaker: Jun Gao
PhD Defense: Multipath Routing on Anonymous Communication Systems: Enhancing Privacy and Performance
Event date: Monday, 11 January 2021
Hour:  13:30 15:30
Speaker: Augusto Wladimir de la Cadena Ramos
PhD Defense: Human Motion Analysis Using 3D Skeleton Representation In the Context of Real-world Applications: From Home-based Rehabilitation to Sensing In the Wild
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Renato Baptista
Uni & ABBL Explore AI for Instant Anti-Money Laundering Due Diligence
Published on Thursday, 14 January 2021
The University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), the Luxembourg Bankers’ Association (ABBL) and Fondation ABBL pour l’éducation financière t...
Prof. Lionel Briand Becomes an ACM Fellow
Published on Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Congratulations to Prof. Lionel Briand for being named a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)! As the world’s largest computing society, being an ACM Fellow is a significant and...
PhD Defense: Securing Robots: An Integrated Approach for Security Challenges and Monitoring for the Robotic Operating System
Event date: Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Sean Arthur Rivera
PhD Defense: Direction of Arrival Estimation and Localization Exploiting Sparse and One-Bit Sampling
Event date: Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Speaker: Saeid Sedighi
Full Power to the Deflector! - Taking EM Shields from Scifi to Reality
Published on Thursday, 28 January 2021
For seven minutes during the most critical maneuver in any Mars lander’s mission, communications go dark. As millions of Euros in taxpayer investment hurdle out of the darkness towards the dusty re...
PhD Defense: Enhanced Signal Space Design for Multiuser MIMO Interference Channels
Event date: Thursday, 04 February 2021
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Speaker: Alireza Haqiqatnejad
Chercheurs à l’Ecole: Researchers Meet the Next Generation!
Published on Friday, 05 February 2021
Being a researcher is an exciting field but often misunderstood by the public. That is why the Fonds National de Recherche of Luxembourg (FNR) launched the “Chercheurs à l’école” programme in 2011....
ICISSP 2021 - 7th International Conference on Information Systems Security and Privacy
Event date: Thursday, 11 February 2021
Hour:  9:00 13-02 | 12:00
Encevo Group joins forces with LIST and SnT
Published on Friday, 12 February 2021
Encevo, the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) and The University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust of the University of Luxembourg (Sn...
PhD Defense: Probabilistic Content Popularity Learning in Proactive Caching Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 17 February 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Sajad Mehrizi
Preparing for a 5G Future
Published on Friday, 19 February 2021
As many other countries across the world, Luxembourg is currently in the process of evaluating the benefits of a local implementation of 5G systems and laying the technical groundwork. In 2019, to...
Developing a Lean and Mean Compliance Machine
Published on Wednesday, 24 February 2021
With software an ever present aspect of life and business, companies are now investing large sums of money to develop and test these systems. Yet many still rely on manual processes to verify and v...
Exploring the future: on forensics, robots, humans and more
Published on Thursday, 25 February 2021
Six new interdisciplinary research projects have received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanced Studies.
In-Orbit Autonomy Gets Closer and Closer
Published on Friday, 26 February 2021
In sci-fi movies autonomous droids’ shuttle across space to supply and service vehicles and space-stations. But before this long-term aspiration can be achieved, spacecraft need to be able to ident...
We Can Keep International Women’s Day Until We Have Equity in Society
International Women's Day - 8 March - Gender Equality
Published on Monday, 08 March 2021
The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted gender inequalities in academia, with women publishing fewer papers and suffering a drop in research hours. But the problem isn’t new, with the University o...
Chercheurs à l’Ecole: Interview with Jose Luis Sanchez Lopez
Published on Tuesday, 09 March 2021
Being a researcher is an exciting endeavour, but also one often misunderstood by the public. That is why the Fonds National de Recherche of Luxembourg (FNR) launched the “Chercheurs à l’école” prog...
2021 IEEE/IFIP WONS Conference | Free registration for PhD Students
Event date: Tuesday, 09 March 2021
Hour:  12:00 11-03 | 12:00
Speaker: Prof Raphaël Frank
University opens Master of Data Science in September 2021
Published on Thursday, 11 March 2021
Starting September 2021, the University of Luxembourg will offer a new Master of Data Science. Based on a multidisciplinary approach, the Master's programme will train students in data analysis, mo...
IEEE WONS Conference: Raphaël Frank is the New General Chair
Published on Thursday, 18 March 2021
The IEEE Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services (WONS) conference has been the home of a small community of wireless connectivity researchers for the past 17 years. Each year, the event we...
Chercheurs à l’Ecole: Interview with Eva Lagunas
Published on Wednesday, 17 March 2021
Being a researcher is an exciting endeavour, but also one often misunderstood by the public. That is why the Fonds National de Recherche of Luxembourg (FNR) launched the “Chercheurs à l’école” prog...
Inspiring The Next Generation Of Scientists
Published on Friday, 19 March 2021
Every year, Attert-Lycée Redange hosts the Journée de l'Orientation, an annual event to help their students determine their potential career paths and choose a future area of study...
Successful virtual Open Day welcomes 2,500 guests
Published on Monday, 22 March 2021
More than 2,500 guests explored the University of Luxembourg during its Virtual Open Day on Saturday, 20 March. The vast majority of guests came from Luxembourg, representing 41%.
Students Design Groundbreaking Satellite
Published on Tuesday, 23 March 2021
In less than two semesters, the first cohort of students in the Interdisciplinary Space Master (ISM) have successf...
Optimising electricity markets for electric vehicles
Published on Thursday, 25 March 2021
Decarbonising transportation is a cornerstone in the transition to sustainable energy. With this goal, Fondation Enovos, under the aegis of Fondation de Luxembourg, is providing support to the INDU...
Preparing for the future of finance with a new interdisciplinary track
Published on Thursday, 25 March 2021
Starting September 2021, the Master in Finance and Economics will offer a new track of specialisation in Digital Transformation in Finance.
ETAPS 2021 - European Joint Conferences on Theory and Practice of Software
ETAPS European Joint Conferences on Theory and Practice of Software
Event date: Saturday, 27 March 2021
Hour:  8:40 01-04 | 18:20
Speaker: Prof. Dr Peter Y. A. Ryan, University of Luxembourg
How We Help Tackle Cyberfraud In Africa
Published on Thursday, 01 April 2021
COVID-19 catapulted the world into a predominantly online shopping market on an unparalleled level to any event witnessed before in modern times. While some of us wouldn’t think...
FNR Science Image Competition 2021
Event date: Thursday, 01 April 2021
Hour:  12:00 30-04 | 12:00
LuxAI Develops At-Home Robot To Help Children With Autism
LuxAI Develops At-Home Robot To Help Children With Autism
Published on Thursday, 08 April 2021
Since LuxAI’s inception as a spin-off of SnT in 2016, their QTrobot has received international praise for its...
Developing 5G Communications on the Moon
Full Moon
Published on Wednesday, 14 April 2021
As countries and companies worldwide reach advanced milestones in the new space race and prepare for future missions to the Moon, a number of technical aspects have yet to be defined. 
International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC)
Event date: Sunday, 18 April 2021
Hour:  16:00 20-04 | 19:30
Space Resources Week 2021
Event date: Monday, 19 April 2021
Hour:  13:30 22-04 | 18:00
ETAPS 2021: Q&A with General Chair Peter Ryan
Published on Tuesday, 20 April 2021
The 2021 European Joint Conferences on Theory and Practical Software (ETAPS) were held in March this year under the general chairship of SnT’s
4th Congress of the Northern Network for Medical Humanities Research
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  0:00 23-04 | 0:00
Remembering Paul Helminger
Published on Thursday, 22 April 2021
This past weekend saw the announcement that Paul Helminger, former Luxembourg City mayor and SnT research fellow, has died at the age of 80. On Saturday 17th April, the prime minister X...
Building Inclusive Ethical Cultures in STEM
Event date: Friday, 23 April 2021
Hour:  0:00 24-04 | 0:00
IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management
Event date: Sunday, 25 April 2021
Hour:  9:00 19-01 | 4:14
Researchers Discover & Fix Vulnerability in Antivirus Software
Published on Monday, 26 April 2021
Researchers at the University of Luxembourg, in collaboration with Royal Holloway University of London, have found a significant security weakness in popular software applications.
How to patent your software?
Event date: Monday, 26 April 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:30
Speaker: Vincent Ryckaert
Luxembourg Blockchain Week
Blockchain week
Event date: Monday, 26 April 2021
Hour:  16:00 30-04 | 18:00
Technoport S.A. and SnT Partner To Support Start-up Talent
Published on Wednesday, 28 April 2021
The Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at The University of Luxembourg and 
BCC LIVE: Higher Innovation - From Research to Spinoffs
Event date: Thursday, 29 April 2021
Hour:  12:30 13:30
PhD Defense: Specification and model-driven trace checking of complex temporal properties
Event date: Thursday, 29 April 2021
Hour:  15:00 18:00
Speaker: Chaima Boufaied (SVV research group)
SnT Hosts Stream at Luxembourg Blockchain Week
Published on Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Last week saw SnT host a day of the Luxembourg Blockchain Week, an event centred around the importance of blockchain i...
PhD Defense: Efficient and Scalable Optimization Algorithms for Multiantenna Signal Processing
Event date: Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Hour:  15:00 20:00
Speaker: Aakash Arora (SIGCOM Research group)
How Companies Can Supercharge Their Innovation
Published on Thursday, 06 May 2021
The world of information and communication technology is ever evolving and changing. For companies looking to be a frontrunner of their industry, keeping up with this change is a necessity. However...
A Field Study on the Impact of Cryptographic Signatures and Encryption on Phishing Emails
Event date: Thursday, 06 May 2021
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Speaker: Stefanie Pham
First Graduating Students of the ISM Speak at Space Resources Week
Rocket going to space
Published on Monday, 10 May 2021
The 2021 edition of Space Resources Week saw five graduating students from the Interdisciplinary Space Master (ISM) holding sessions...
How To Implement Smart Contracts Safely
Published on Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Smart contracts are one of the latest innovations to result from blockchain technology, and its implementations in industry have made it a revolutionary creation. Automatically generating once cert...
PhD Graduation Ceremony 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Forward to the Moon - Launching a New Era of Space Exploration
Event date: Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Speaker: Miguel Olivares-Mendez
SnT’s 2020 Annual Report Is Live
Published on Wednesday, 19 May 2021
2020 was a year to thrive under challenging and unique circumstances. Even throughout a worldwide pandemic, SnT has continued to make headway in innovation a...
Is Artificial Intelligence the Future of Know Your Customer?
Published on Friday, 21 May 2021
Know your customer (KYC) checks are a standard regulatory process that banks must complete in order to verify who their customers are – both when they set up an account and also periodically during...
ISED 2021: Impact of Covid-19 on Cybersecurity: national review and associated challenges
Event date: Friday, 21 May 2021
Hour:  9:00 12:30
ISM Students Meet Space Industry Experts at Technoport
Published on Tuesday, 25 May 2021
On the 26 April, a group of graduating students of the Interdisciplinary Space Master (ISM) attended sessions held by space industry...
PhD Defense: Enhancing Smart Grid Resilience and Reliability by Using and Combining Simulation and Optimization Methods
Event date: Wednesday, 26 May 2021
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Speaker: Nikolaos Antoniadis (SerVal Research Group)
Prof. Lionel Briand Receives Second ICSE Award
Published on Friday, 28 May 2021
Congratulations to Prof. Lionel Briand for receiving the 
SnT Partners with LuxTrust to Research Post-Quantum Cryptography
Published on Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Yesterday, LuxTrust S.A. and the University of Luxembourg's&nbs...
Search for Life in the Universe - Dr. S. Peter Worden Visits SnT
Dr Worden visits SnT's LunaLab with Prof. Miguel Angel Olivares Mendez
Published on Friday, 04 June 2021
Are we alone in the Universe? From a probabilistic perspective, that seems unlikely. If so, as Enrico Fermi famously asked, “Where is everybody?”. Countless scientists have been trying to answer th...
How to Use Artificial Intelligence to Revolutionise Productivity
Published on Monday, 07 June 2021
Most companies are continually looking for ways to streamline their workflow in a bid to increase productivity. For many, this has meant steering their focus towards introducing automated systems w...
Ten University Projects Granted Early Access to MeluXina
Published on Monday, 07 June 2021
Luxembourg’s first supercomputer MeluXina was officially launched on 7 June. MeluXina is a key element of Luxembourg’s data-driven innovation strategy, catering for the needs of companies, start-up...
Group < a > Invests in SnT Spin-off Motion-S
Published on Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Motion-S, a leading data driven behaviour analytics provider in mobility, and first spin-off of SnT, has joined forces with Group < a >. Their industrial partnership will see Group < a >...
Three SnT Ph.D. Graduates Win Inaugural Excellent Thesis Award
Published on Friday, 11 June 2021
In May, the University of Luxembourg’s Ph.D. 2020 Graduation Ceremony took place, with 129 Ph.D. graduates receiving their official honours. As the world tries to retu...
The Antenna Network Catching Falling Stars
Published on Monday, 14 June 2021
Observing meteors on their path through the night sky can be a delight to watch, and there’s a very good chance you’ll spot them when there’s a clear sky. While the nighttime provides the perfect b...
Think before you click: how reflective patterns contribute to privacy
Event date: Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Forward to the Moon: The Future of Space Exploration
Published on Wednesday, 16 June 2021
In-situ space resource utilisation (ISRU) is an area of research that is proving increasingly important to the future of our exploration of space. As we continue to explore deeper into our solar sy...
How Artificial Intelligence is Shaping the Future of Finance
Published on Friday, 18 June 2021
When it comes to streamlining workflow within a company, artificial intelligence (AI) is increasingly being incorporated to help save precious time on tasks that can be automated. However, AI is by...
SHARP Challenge
Event date: Saturday, 19 June 2021
Hour:  9:00 18:00
SnT & GomSpace Collaborate on State-of-the-Art Satellite Constellation
Published on Monday, 21 June 2021
Prior to 1964, a geostationary orbit was an idea that existed only in science fiction. A recurring theme across articles and books was the notion of a satellite hovering above the Earth, with which...
International Women in Engineering Day: Q&A with Carol Martinez Luna
Published on Thursday, 24 June 2021
It’s a profession that has helped shape the world around us, but engineering often sees less women enter into the field than their male counterparts. In fact, according to data from 2019, just 28%...
Asteroid Day LIVE 2021: Q&A with Miguel Angel Olivares Mendez
Published on Monday, 28 June 2021
Prof. Miguel Olivares-Mendez heads the SpaceR Research Group, the LunaLab, and the Zero-Gravity Lab at the University of Luxembourg's Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (S...
PhD Defense: Leveraging Execution Logs to Support Model Inference and Software Testing
Event date: Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Hour:  15:00 18:00
Speaker: Salma Messaoudi (SVV Research group)
Asteroid Day 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Privacy & Security for Artificial Intelligence
Event date: Thursday, 01 July 2021
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Speaker: Professor Melek Önen
Explainable AI: The Future of Financial Services
Published on Friday, 02 July 2021
Artificial intelligence (AI) permeates our everyday lives, and with software being introduced that is increasingly more sophisticated, being able to understand how machines make decisions is vital....
Robots for Efficient Construction Sites
Published on Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Stugalux and the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) have begun a three-year research partnership focusing on advancing navigation capabili...
PhD Defense: Steps Towards Semantic Code Search
Event date: Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Hour:  10:00 15:00
Speaker: Kisub Kim (TruX Research group)
The Cutting-Edge Technology Shaping Space Robotics
Published on Friday, 09 July 2021
With an increasing amount of companies being able to put satellites up into orbit, having access to cutting-edge technology is a necessity to thrive in the space industry. SnT’s Prof. Miguel Angel...
IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems 2021
Event date: Sunday, 11 July 2021
Hour:  10:00 14-07 | 18:00
SnT Partners with Gas Control Innovation Leader Rotarex
Published on Tuesday, 13 July 2021
SnT has entered into a partnership with Rotarex, the world-leading producer of high-quality gas control products and systems. Their joint project will focus on developing a conc...
Science & Research Writing Competition
Event date: Thursday, 15 July 2021
Hour:  0:00 31-07 | 0:00
PhD Defense: Machine Learning for MIMO Detection and Eavesdropping with Symbol-Level Precoding Countermeasures
Event date: Thursday, 15 July 2021
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Speaker: Abderrahmane Mayouche (SigCom Research group)
SnT Collaborating on EBSILUX Project for Digitalised Diplomas
Published on Friday, 16 July 2021
In a press release this week, it was announced that SnT will contribute towards the EBSILUX project, a joint initiative that will see them work alongside Luxembourg’s Ministry for Digitalisation, I...
Pioneering Space Technology in the Heart of Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 19 July 2021
Since our first journey to the Moon over 50 years ago, worldwide efforts to explore further beyond now depend on our ability to extract resources from space to use in expeditions. Currently, astron...
The Research Centre Shaping the Future of Technology
Published on Thursday, 22 July 2021
Here at SnT, we have been partnering with institutions for more than 10 years, leading to the creation of highly relevant and competitive research in information and communication technology. Over...
Consortium to Define Luxembourg's Quantum Communication Infrastructure
Published on Wednesday, 28 July 2021
In a press release from late-July, SES announced their plan to develop satellite-terrestrial infrastructure and the roadmap for wider European integration that will define our next-generation of cy...
Improving Security in Future Automotive Networks
SETICA
Published on Monday, 02 August 2021
The University of Luxembourg and Honda R&D Europe have decided to work together to investigate and develop new efficient and secure in-vehicle communication technology. The three-year research...
ActInSpace Winner is Accepted into the Interdisciplinary Space Master
Published on Friday, 06 August 2021
Back in November 2020, the Space Robotics Research Group at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) of the University of Luxembourg launched a challenge&nbs...
ISM Students Program Rovers to Find Water Ice on the Moon
Published on Tuesday, 10 August 2021
On Wednesday 30 June, first-year Interdisciplinary Space Master (ISM) students took to SnT’s LunaLab, an environment that simulates the Moon’s surface, to test their rovers in finding res...
Computer Vision Research Helping Companies Achieve Success in Space
Published on Thursday, 12 August 2021
Gone are the days where the space industry was dominated by the public sphere. The new space movement has seen a commercialisation of the sector that is enabling more and more companies to join in...
The Opportunities and Challenges of AI in Retail Banking
Published on Monday, 16 August 2021
AI is changing the way the world does business — but its impact on retail banking has only just begun. To keep pace with looming shifts in the sector, retail banks need to take steps to implement A...
Preventing Fraud, Saving Billions & Saving Lives
Published on Thursday, 19 August 2021
As the demand for a product rises, so does the appeal for developing its counterfeit. In the eyes of a criminal looking to make a quick buck, the COVID-19 pandemic has provided a breeding ground fo...
PhD Defense: Optimal Motion Planning and Control with Safety Guarantees for Aerial Robots
Event date: Thursday, 19 August 2021
Hour:  15:30 18:00
Speaker: Manuel Castillo Lopez (Automation research group)
Using Mathematical Logic to Make Computer Systems More Reliable
Published on Wednesday, 25 August 2021
Having joined SnT in 2020, Joshua Dawes is a postdoctoral researcher in the Software Verification and Validation (SVV) research group. His research interests lie in the fundamental research nece...
Spuerkeess Partnership Explores New Insights into Blockchain Security
Published on Monday, 30 August 2021
Luxembourg bank Spuerkeess joined forces with SnT in 2018 to investigate how they address the security of blockchain based services, as an important step towards understanding and managing the risk...
University of Luxembourg Achieves its Highest THE Research Score
Published on Friday, 03 September 2021
The annual round-up of top universities across the globe for 2022 was published yesterday, with the University of Luxembourg ranking in the top 300. Including more than 1,600 universities in the wo...
The Autonomous Robot Swarms Protecting and Observing Space
Published on Monday, 06 September 2021
The device you are using to read this article is based on a centralised, monolithic architecture – a processor core steering a number of other components into executing tasks. Most of our technolog...
A Precision Radar for Performance Athletes
Published on Thursday, 09 September 2021
There’s an arms race going on in the world of sports — a technology arms race. Each year, new devices are introduced to sports clubs and elite athletes around the globe, which promise imp...
Digital ICT Week
Event date: Monday, 13 September 2021
Hour:  13:30 17-09 | 17:30
Space Propulsion Summer School (SPSS)
Event date: Tuesday, 14 September 2021
Hour:  0:00 15-09 | 0:00
Space Forum
Event date: Tuesday, 14 September 2021
Hour:  8:30 18:00
ICT Spring 2021
Event date: Tuesday, 14 September 2021
Hour:  9:00 15-09 | 18:00
PhD Defense: Verification of Design Models of Cyber-Physical Systems Specified in Simulink
Event date: Wednesday, 15 September 2021
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Speaker: Khouloud Gaaloul (SVV group)
PhD Defense: Attacks and Proofs for PAKE Protocols
Event date: Wednesday, 15 September 2021
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Speaker: Petra Sala (Department of Computer Science, FSTM)
Introducing the Space Systems Engineering Research Group
Published on Thursday, 16 September 2021
Andreas Hein loves space and complex systems. He joined SnT on 1 September 2021 as Head of the new Spac...
PhD Defense: On the Maintenance of System User Interactive Tests
Event date: Thursday, 16 September 2021
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Speaker: Renaud RWEMALIKA (SerVal group)
SPARK Challenge
Event date: Sunday, 19 September 2021
Hour:  9:00 22-09 | 18:00
Portes Ouvertes Luxembourg 2021: discover the magic of science!
Portes Ouvertes Luxembourg
Event date: Sunday, 19 September 2021
Hour:  10:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg: 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, L-1359 Luxembourg Campus Limpertsberg: 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie, L-1511 Luxembourg
PhD Defense: Communication Algorithms for 5G Internet of Things Systems via Satellites
Event date: Monday, 20 September 2021
Hour:  9:00 12:00
Speaker: Oltjon Kodheli (SigCom group)
SnT Experts Talk FinTech and Space at ICT Spring 2021
Published on Tuesday, 21 September 2021
ICT Spring 2021 took place on 14-15 September at the European Convention Center Luxembourg, as well as online. The tech conference g...
"Portes Ouvertes Luxembourg 2021": 560 Visitors Discover Our Labs
Portes Ouvertes
Published on Tuesday, 21 September 2021
On 19 September 2021, the University of Luxembourg welcomed 560 visitors on Kirchberg and Limpertsberg campus sites to discover the laboratories in engineering, space, mobility and physics in the f...
ArianeGroup and SnT Hold the First Space Propulsion Summer School
Published on Friday, 24 September 2021
On 14-15 September 2021, the ArianeGroup Launcher Academy and the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliabili...
PhD Defense: Development of a Decision Support System for Incorporating Risk Assessments during the System Design of Microsatellites
Event date: Friday, 24 September 2021
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Speaker: Raja Pandi Perumal (Automation group)
University Ranked in Top 10 Globally for Software Engineering Research
Published on Monday, 27 September 2021
Examining the entire spectrum of software development, from its very early stage of inception to maintenance, software engineering (SE) is part of an industry in constant movement, and a disci...
SnT and PaKTTO Acceleration Programme for ICT PoCs
Event date: Tuesday, 28 September 2021
Hour:  10:00 12:00
PhD Defense
Event date: Tuesday, 28 September 2021
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Speaker: Seifeddine Bettaieb (SVV group)
University launches a website for its Esch2022 projects
Published on Monday, 04 October 2021
In February 2022, the University’s hometown Esch-sur-Alzette will launch the European Capital of Culture 2022, under the leitmotiv REMIX. The University will support Esch2022 with eight diverse and...
PhD Defense: Automatic Analysis, Representation and Reconstruction of Textured 3D Human Scans
Event date: Monday, 04 October 2021
Hour:  14:00 19-01 | 4:14
Speaker: Alexandre Saint (SigCom group)
Connecting Tomorrow: 5G, broadband and beyond
Event date: Tuesday, 05 October 2021
Hour:  8:45 07-10 | 12:30
PhD Defense: A Distributed Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Traffic Management System
Event date: Tuesday, 05 October 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Nader Samir Labib (PCOG group)
DRONA: Transforming IT Projects with Artificial Intelligence
Published on Thursday, 07 October 2021
Digitalisation is becoming increasingly part of our daily lives, and has been an ongoing process for many decades now. A consequence of this is that, when it comes to financial services, if a busin...
Privacy Preference Signals: Past, Present and Future
Event date: Friday, 08 October 2021
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Speaker: Daniel Woods, University of Innsbruck
SnT Doctoral Candidate Wins Young Researcher Award
Published on Monday, 11 October 2021
On Tuesday 5 October, the European Committee for Standardization (CEN) and the European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization (CENELEC) hosted a virtual third edition of the Standards+Inno...
SnT and SES Expand Partnership, Launch Joint Lab to Drive Innovation
Published on Thursday, 14 October 2021
Technology advancements developed by both teams will focus on benefits of next-generation satellite connectivity network in domains such as quantum communications, and more.
Pitch Day - 2022 SnT & PakTTO Acceleration Programme for ICT PoC projects
Event date: Friday, 15 October 2021
Hour:  9:00 13:00
Prototype KYC Software Undergoes Successful International Test
Published on Thursday, 21 October 2021
On the 20 - 21 October 2021, CONCORDIA will host its annual Open Door event, where experts from the areas of IT, industry, entrepreneurship, education, economy and policy will gather to discuss the...
African Finance Cybersecurity Conference 2021
Event date: Thursday, 21 October 2021
Hour:  8:00 19:00
Place:  Kigali Convention Centre
72nd International Astronautical Congress Dubai
Event date: Sunday, 24 October 2021
Hour:  9:00 30-10 | 17:30
ActInSpace Hackathon Winners Awarded at SnT
Published on Monday, 25 October 2021
Back in November 2020, the Space Robotics research group (SpaceR) at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Secur...
Are We Secure Against Post-Quantum Cyber-Attacks?
Published on Friday, 29 October 2021
How safe is your data? Currently, most computer and mobile device users benefit from a generally high level of security, mainly since our data and communications – such as those processed in databa...
Two Projects Involving SnT Selected for Young Academics Funding
Connections
Published on Wednesday, 03 November 2021
Young Academics Funding is an initiative first launched by the University of Luxembourg’s Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) in June 202...
SnT Speakers at Annual International Astronautical Congress
Published on Friday, 05 November 2021
On the 25 – 29 October 2021, the 72nd International Astronautical Congress (IAC) took place in the United Arab Emirates. This year marks the first that the conference has been hosted in...
AI: A Double-Edged Sword in Cybersecurity
Published on Wednesday, 10 November 2021
In recent decades, corporations and researchers have been developing artificial intelligence tools with the aim to streamline processes and boost efficiency. The sophisticated technologies have rev...
Science Festival 2021: participate in our workshops!
Science Festival
Event date: Thursday, 11 November 2021
Hour:  9:00 14-11 | 19:00
Place:  Centre culturel de rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster + Musée national d’histoire naturelle
SpaceHack Luxembourg 2021
Event date: Friday, 12 November 2021
Hour:  0:00 14-11 | 0:00
The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis
Event date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Hour:  15:00 19-11 | 12:00
Luxembourg Internet-Days
Event date: Tuesday, 16 November 2021
Hour:  9:45 18-11 | 17:20
Partnership Day 2021
Event date: Thursday, 18 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 18:30
Partnership Day 2021: Together We Shape Tomorrow
SnT Partnership Day 2021 logo
Published on Tuesday, 23 November 2021
“The Covid-19 measures caused a surge in digitalisation, and at SnT we saw an increased demand for innovation and collaborative research projects around this topic. In fact, the last two years saw...
NewSpace Europe 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 24 November 2021
Hour:  8:00 18:30
PhD Defence - 5G and beyond Networks with UAV: Trajectory Design and Resource Allocation
Event date: Wednesday, 24 November 2021
Hour:  13:30 15:00
Speaker: Hieu Tran Dinh (SigCom group)
From Lab to Spin-off: How Researchers Become Entrepreneurs
Published on Monday, 29 November 2021
As we are all too familiar, in the space of just one or two years, everything can change. To survive and thrive in a fast-paced and small society like Luxembourg, keeping up with (and predicting) t...
PhD Defense: RAN Resource Slicing Mechanisms for Multiplexing of Multiple Services in 5G Downlink Wireless Networks
Event date: Tuesday, 30 November 2021
Hour:  9:30 11:00
Speaker: Praveen Kumar Korrai (SigCom group)
NewSpace Europe 2021: How to Boost Space Innovation
Published on Thursday, 02 December 2021
On 24 November 2021, the Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA) hosted the annual NewSpace Europe conference in Esch-sur-Alzette. Entrepreneurs, investors and industry leaders gathered physically and virtua...
SpaceR Participates in ESRIC-ESA Space Resources Challenge
Published on Tuesday, 07 December 2021
It’s the year 2028. A robot is landing on the southern pole of the lunar surface with one objective – to find resources. With poor visibility due to low lighting, this robot will need to navigate d...
Industry Space Days 2021
Event date: Tuesday, 07 December 2021
Hour:  9:30 08-12 | 18:00
Gala IT One
Event date: Tuesday, 07 December 2021
Hour:  17:00 0:00
Prof. Yves Le Traon Elevated to IEEE Fellow
Published on Thursday, 09 December 2021
The IEEE Board of Directors awarded the prestigious grade of Fellow to Prof. Le Traon, vice-director of SnT and head of the Security, Reasoning and Validation (SerVal) rese...
Luxembourg Space Café: The SmallSat Revolution
Event date: Thursday, 09 December 2021
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Ensuring Data Protection with Artificial Intelligence
Published on Friday, 10 December 2021
Data protection regulations are a cornerstone of our highly digitised society. With the vast amount of customer data being gathered by companies – likely more than ever before - data prot...
FINATRAX Participates in Winning Team for Infrachain Challenge 2021
Researchers from the FINATRAX team at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust of the University of Luxembourg were part of the winning team at Infrachain 2021.
Published on Monday, 13 December 2021
On October 5 and 6, Infrachain held its annual blockchain hackathon: the Infrachain Challenge, sponsored by the Ministry for Digitalisation of Luxembourg. The winners...
BRAINS - Uni students will conduct experiment in Space
Published on Wednesday, 15 December 2021
Five students from the University of Luxembourg will send mini brains to the International Space Station (ISS) to carry out research experiments under microgravity con...
SnT Gathers Experts for Space Café Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 17 December 2021
On 9 December, SnT resumed the Space Café Luxembourg, the premier event series gathering the members of the space community in the Grand Duchy. The dedicated evening, which took place at SnT’s faci...
PhD Graduation Ceremonies
Event date: Friday, 17 December 2021
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg 'Grand Auditoire -1' at the Maison du Savoir (MSA) Belval Campus 2 avenue de l’Université L-4365 Esch/Alzette
Gala IT One: SnT and Dr. Jean Hilger Receive Prestigious Awards
Published on Tuesday, 21 December 2021
The 2021 edition of the Gala IT One was held on 7 December 2021 at LuxExpo The Box. Organised by Farvest, this insightful conference gathered IT experts from all over the country and awarded some o...
A Second Chance for Damaged Satellites Who Face Their Last Odyssey
A project of the Computer Vision, Imaging and Machine Intelligence research group at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust in partnership with Lift Me Off
Published on Thursday, 23 December 2021
38,000 kilometres above Earth — beyond the Hubble telescope, the International Space Station, and even the farthest-flung geostationary satellites — is a graveyard. Littered with over 3,000 de...
Decentralised Finance (DeFi) Is Not So Decentralised After All
Published on Monday, 03 January 2022
In our everyday life, most of us rely on our banks to make payments, transfer money between accounts and take care of our financial interests. The world of traditional finance involves centralised...
Spacety and SnT Partner to Tackle Space Debris Pollution
Published on Tuesday, 11 January 2022
SnT has entered into a partnership with Spacety Luxembourg S.A., a global new space company specialised in small satellites and satellite-based services. The project will involve a collaboration be...
Chercheurs à l’école 2022: researchers, meet the next generation!
Event date: Friday, 14 January 2022
Hour:  12:00 18-03 | 12:00
PhD Defence: On Trustworthy AI and Localized Complex Network Analytics
Event date: Friday, 14 January 2022
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus- MNO – Room 1.040
Speaker: Saharnaz Dilmaghani (PCOG group)
The Millionaire Market of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)
Published on Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are one of the latest trends in the world of technology and art. But what exactly are they and what are their possible implications on the art world as we know it?&n...
Mentoring Cybersecurity Experts from West Africa
Published on Friday, 21 January 2022
With more than half a billion internet users, and a growing submarine cable network that will continue to boost the continent’s connectivity, Africa is a prime target for cybercrime. In fact, in Au...
PhD Defence: Security, Scalability and Privacy in Applied Cryptography
Event date: Wednesday, 26 January 2022
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus – MNO - Room 1.020
Speaker: Giuseppe Vitto (CryptoLux group)
SnT and uOttawa's Joint Research Programme on Cybersecurity and Safety
SnT and uOttawa Collaborate in Joint Research Programme on Cybersecurity and Safety
Published on Thursday, 27 January 2022
The University of Luxembourg and the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) have consolidated their research partnership with the University of Ottawa (uOttawa...
Data Privacy Day 2022
Data Privacy Day 2022
Event date: Friday, 28 January 2022
Hour:  8:45 13:00
Place:  online
SnT & LUXHUB Partner to Provide Open Finance with Federated Learning
Published on Thursday, 03 February 2022
Artificial intelligence can help financial institutions with fraud detection, anti-money laundering, product optimisation, and more. But when it comes to financial data, how can we train an AI a...
New partnership for state digital transformation
Published on Monday, 07 February 2022
Marc Hansen, Minister Delegate for Digitalisation, and Yves Elsen, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the University of Luxembourg representing the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliabi...
University Announces Launch of Finnovation Hub
Published on Thursday, 10 February 2022
The University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) today announces the launch of its Finnovation Hub, an initiative aiming to help Luxembourg continue...
International Day of Women and Girls in Science: Q&A with Elona Dupont
Published on Friday, 11 February 2022
Since 2015, 11 February has stood as the International Day of Women and Girls in Science – an initiative that aims to encourage gender equality in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (...
A Rain Check on Flash Flooding
Published on Monday, 21 February 2022
In a warming world, when it rains it pours. Each degree of warming increases the total water vapor that air can hold by an average of seven percent. For communities and businesses affected by urban...
PhD Defense: Architectural Support for Hypervisor-Level Intrusion Tolerance in MPSoCs
Event date: Monday, 21 February 2022
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Online
Speaker: Inês PINTO GOUVEIA
Technology Serving Productivity
Published on Thursday, 24 February 2022
The past years have shown intense growth in the field of digital transformation, which has revolutionised the way companies conduct their business. Adapting to this is a crucial area for any compan...
Esch2022 European Capital of Culture: Launch with Uni.lu participation
Published on Friday, 25 February 2022
On Saturday 26 February, the Esch2022 European Capital of Culture will officially kick off in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg’s second-largest city and home of the University’s main campus. This major...
PhD Defense: Analyzing the Privacy and Security of Proof-of-Work Cryptocurrencies
Event date: Friday, 25 February 2022
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Online
Speaker: Tong Cao
Beating the Blackout: Researching Re-Entry Communication Failings
Published on Tuesday, 01 March 2022
In a space mission, re-entry in the atmosphere is one of the most principal phases, but also the one of the riskiest. The spacecraft is subjected to high temperatures and disrupted communication, m...
Uni contributes cutting-edge projects to Esch2022 capital of culture
Published on Thursday, 03 March 2022
The University of Luxembourg is proud to be a partner of the European Capital of Culture Esch2022. University researchers have designed cutting-edge projects blending art, science and research into...
Research seminar - Finding and Following Optimal Trajectories With Free-Floating Platforms - Tips, Tricks & Tools
Event date: Friday, 04 March 2022
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Room 004/ 005
Speaker: Anton Bredenbeck
IRiSC Talk on Transparency with Zieni Baraa
Event date: Friday, 04 March 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Zieni Baraa
International Women’s Day: Q&A with Arianna Rossi
Published on Tuesday, 08 March 2022
International Women's Day is a global awareness day for celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Having been marked in our calendars for over a century now -...
Women in Entrepreneurship & Technology
Event date: Tuesday, 08 March 2022
Hour:  18:30 20:30
Place:  SnT - Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust
SnT Welcomes New Research Group in Signal Processing
Portrait photo of professor Bhavani Shankar Mysore
Published on Thursday, 10 March 2022
Having been a part of SnT since its inception in 2009, Prof. Bhavani Shankar has been conducting research on signal processing for satellite communication systems and radar, among other application...
SnT’s 2021 Annual Report is Live
Published on Monday, 14 March 2022
It gives us great pleasure to share with you the 2021 edition of SnT’s Annual Report: a collection of highlights from the last year of research. Together we went above and beyond – from the Univers...
Chercheurs à l’école 2022: researchers, meet the next generation! LAST SESSIONS
Event date: Monday, 14 March 2022
Hour:  8:00 18-03 | 19:00
PhD Defence: Figuring out where you are on the Moon: The selection and validation of different pose-estimation techniques for lunar surface robotics
Event date: Monday, 14 March 2022
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Philippe Ludivig (Automation & Robotics research group)
Prof. Lionel Briand Wins ACM SIGSOFT Outstanding Research Award
Published on Wednesday, 16 March 2022
Congratulations to Prof. Lionel Briand, head of the Software Verification and Validation research group at the University of Luxembourg's Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trus...
Open Day 2022
Open Day 2022
Event date: Saturday, 19 March 2022
Hour:  9:00 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus Esch-sur-Alzette
Evade the Machines
Event date: Tuesday, 22 March 2022
Hour:  10:00 26-03 | 17:00
Place:  Luxembourg Learning Centre (Belval)
PhD Defense: Verifiable, Secure and Privacy-Preserving Computation
Event date: Tuesday, 22 March 2022
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room MNO-1.030, Campus Belval & Online
Speaker: Najmeh Soroush
SnT and PaKTTO Acceleration Programme for ICT PoCs
Event date: Tuesday, 22 March 2022
Hour:  15:00 17:00
SnT Welcomes Prof. Christian Fisch to Head Entrepreneurship Research
Portrait of Christian Fisch, Head of the new Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and New Technology (EINT) research group
Published on Wednesday, 23 March 2022
Prof. Christian Fisch joined SnT on 1 February 2022 as Head of the new Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and New Technology (EINT) research group. Over the course of his career, Prof. Fisch has taught...
SpaceR Part of Finalist Team in ESA/ESRIC Challenge
Published on Tuesday, 29 March 2022
On Monday 29 March, it was announced that SpaceR, part of the LUVMI-XR team in the ESA/ESRIC Space Resources Challenge, will advance to the final stage of the competition. The European Space Agency...
TN' Teens
Event date: Thursday, 31 March 2022
Hour:  9:30 18:00
Place:  Les Terres Rouges, Belval 14, Porte de France Esch-sur-Alzette
Legal Hackers Event Celebrates International Women’s Day
Published on Friday, 01 April 2022
Earlier this month, the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust at the University of Luxembourg sponsored an event run by Luxembourg Legal Hackers celebrating International Wom...
A first testbed for quantum communication infrastructure in Luxembourg
LUQCIA-Quantum
Published on Wednesday, 06 April 2022
The University of Luxembourg's Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), in collaboration with the Department of Media, Connectivity and Digital Policy (SMC) of the Minist...
Escape game about machine learning
Published on Friday, 08 April 2022
More than 40 visitors played the escape game “Evade the Machines” from 22 – 26 March 2022 at the Luxembourg Learning Centre.
SnT’s Michael Dazhi Wins IEEE Internet for All Prize
Published on Wednesday, 13 April 2022
In a developed society, using the internet has become a part of our everyday routine. It often constitutes our working day, as well as time spent relaxing in the evening – in fact, the idea of livi...
SnT Spin-off LuxAI and LIH Awarded Funding for Health Research
Published on Friday, 15 April 2022
LuxAI, the creators of the expressive humanoid social robot ‘QTrobot’ and SnT spin-off, have been awarded 1.86 million EUR for a research project in partnership with the Luxembourg Institute of Hea...
A Five-Day Sprint to Find Water on the Moon
Published on Thursday, 21 April 2022
At 8:30 am on 4 April, 14 students made their way to the Concurrent Design Facility (CDF-LU) on the Kirchberg Campus to participate in an intensive five-day challenge organised by the European Spac...
Acceleration Programme - Pitch Day
Event date: Thursday, 21 April 2022
Hour:  9:00 12:00
SnT Researchers Participate in the 2022 Chercheurs à l’École Series
Published on Friday, 22 April 2022
Each year, researchers from across Luxembourg venture back into the classroom to inspire a new generation of future scientists. Chercheurs à l’École, an initiative that was started by the Fonds Nat...
SES and SnT Access MeluXina Supercomputer
Published on Monday, 25 April 2022

Luxembourg’s MeluXina enables research partners to perform advanced satellite communications optimisation tests

PhD Defense: User Experience Design for Cybersecurity & Privacy: addressing user misperceptions of system security and privacy
Event date: Tuesday, 26 April 2022
Hour:  14:30 17:00
Place:  Online
Speaker: Borce Stojkovski
PhD Defence - Data Analysis for Insurance: Recommendation System based on a Multivariate Hawkes Process
Event date: Tuesday, 26 April 2022
Hour:  14:30 16:30
Speaker: Laurent Lesage (SEDAN group)
PhD Defense: Towards a unified and robust data-driven approach. A digital transformation of production plants in the age of industry 4.0
Event date: Wednesday, 27 April 2022
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  E004, JFK Building & Online
Speaker: Paul-Lou Benedick
NewSpace Ventures Talks
Event date: Thursday, 28 April 2022
Hour:  18:20 19:30
Place:  Luxembourg City
Speaker: Massimo Bandecchi & Loveneesh Rana
Designing a machine-to-machine economy in space
Published on Friday, 29 April 2022
Time is money – especially in space. As a host of new lunar expeditions queue up for an eventful year, once they reach our natural satellite, rovers and other spacecraft will only have a limited am...
"Science meets Music" on 1 May at Rockhal in Belval
The Sound of Data
Published on Friday, 29 April 2022
The “Sound of Data” opening Event
Connecting ESA’s 5G/6G Hub to the Moon
Published on Tuesday, 03 May 2022
Recent times have made us all too familiar with the dreaded delay on a video call. The screen freezes, the audio crackles, and the ability to function in a remote environment becomes a question mar...
Luxembourg Space Resources Week 2022
Event date: Tuesday, 03 May 2022
Hour:  13:00 05-05 | 17:30
Place:  Luxexpo The Box & Online
Autonomy and AI to Create an In-Space Economy
Published on Thursday, 05 May 2022
In the last 2 years, LMO and the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) have been working together to bring computer vision-based autonomous t...
Seminar: The observation of meteors, and how such fundamental research can help today's space traffic management challenge
Event date: Friday, 06 May 2022
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  WebEx event
Speaker: Hervé Lamy, Scientist at the Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy
PhD Defence: From Smart to Secure Contracts: Automated Security Assessment and Improvement of Ethereum Smart Contracts
Event date: Friday, 06 May 2022
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Christof Ferreira Torres (SEDAN group)
The Inaugural NewSpace Ventures Talk
Published on Wednesday, 11 May 2022
On 28 April, about 70 participants from the business world gathered at the Spuerkeess offices in Luxembourg City to discuss ventures in the commercial space sector and learn about the latest advanc...
A First Step to Space for High School Students
Published on Friday, 13 May 2022
On 23 April a select group of Luxembourgish high school students gathered at the Elsenborn Airbase in Belgium to experience the satisfaction of launching a satellite for themselves. The students we...
PhD Defense: Machine Learning-based Efficient Resource Scheduling for Future Wireless Communication Networks
Event date: Friday, 13 May 2022
Hour:  11:00 14:00
Place:  E004/005, JFK Building & Online
Speaker: Yuan Yaxiong
PhD Defence: Next Generation Mutation Testing: continuous, predictive and ML-enabled
Event date: Tuesday, 17 May 2022
Hour:  15:30 17:30
Speaker: Wei Ma (SerVal group)
Training Data Scientists in Legal Practice
Published on Wednesday, 18 May 2022
In 2017, it was proposed by The Economist that the world’s most valuable resource was no longer oil, but data. In fact, as early as 2006, this shift in our technological activit...
Drafting a Real Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Published on Friday, 20 May 2022
In the true instruction manual for exploring the galaxy there will not be hints about towels, tea, and bad poetry like in the popular Sci-Fi novel by Douglas Adams. Instead, reaching interstellar o...
Information Security Education Day (ISED)
Event date: Friday, 20 May 2022
Hour:  9:00 12:30
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, room 3.350
EuADS Summer School on Data Science for Social Media
Event date: Wednesday, 15 June 2022
Hour:  12:00 17-06 | 12:00
Place:  Where: Chambre de Commerce, Kirchberg, Luxembourg
PhD Defence: mmWave Cognitive Radar: Adaptive Waveform Design and Implementation
Event date: Monday, 27 June 2022
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Online & JFK building E004/E005
Speaker: Ehsan Raei (SPARC group)
ICT Spring 2022
Event date: Thursday, 30 June 2022
Hour:  0:00 01-07 | 0:00
Asteroid Day 2022
Event date: Thursday, 30 June 2022
Hour:  0:00 04-07 | 0:00
Researchers' Days 2022
Event date: Friday, 25 November 2022
Hour:  12:00 26-11 | 12:00