Nano-satellite for emergency: D-SAT mission has been launched

SatAlert, designed in collaboration with CNIT (University of Florence Research Unit), is an in-orbit validation of the Multiple Alert Message Encapsulation (MAMES) protocol, defined by ETSI (European Telecommunications Standards Institute). MAMES is an extensible multiple alert message encapsulation protocol for transporting differently formatted alert messages over satellite links. It guarantees the timely distribution of alert messages to the intended

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Prof. Giancarlo Prati has been awarded the honorary distinction of Commander of the Order of “Merit of the Italian Republic”

On the 2nd of June at the Italian Embassy in Tokyo, Prof. Giancarlo Prati has been awarded the honorary distinction of Commander of the Order of “Merit of the Italian Republic” The request for this prestigious recognition has been endorsed by the CNIT Board of Directors and the Consortium Members to acknowledge Prof. Prati’s excellence throughout his long and

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The passive radar demonstrator SMARP realized by RaSS Lab-CNIT is on the cover page of the IEEE AES Magazine

The passive radar demonstrator SMARP (Software-defined Multiband Array Passive Radar) appears on the cover page of the February 2017 issue of the high-ranking IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine. The system has been realized during the homonymous research project funded by the Italian MoD under the National Plan for Military Research and carried out by the Radar and Surveillance

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