CERN awarded former USM student for his major contribution to the ATLAS experimen
Recently, the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN, for its French acronym) held the “ATLAS Thesis Award 2016” ceremony, where one of the winning works belongs to Miguel Arratia, a Graduate and Master in Physics from the Universidad Técnica Santa María.
Young engineer from CCTVal took part in the Hackathon organized by The Port Association at CERN
A CCTVal High Energy Experimental Physics engineer participated at the event organized by the Port Association, organization created with the support of CERN that gathers about a hundred professionals from different disciplines and countries, in an intensive three-day session, where science and technology converge around social humanitarian causes.
A UTFSM team will develop innovative project focused on upgrading the wear monitoring process for giant tires used in the mining industry.
With the objective of remote monitoring material fatigue factors caused by the stress on cargo trucks’ tires, a researcher from the Centro Científico Tecnológico de Valparaíso (CCTVal) will carry out an innovative project aimed at preventing accidents at mine sites.
CCTVal of the USM trains high school teachers on particle physics
In preparation of the International Particle Physics MasterClass, organized by CERN, Campus scholars and researchers carried out a series of activities to introduce high school teachers from the region to the subject.
Representatives from the Thomas Jefferson Laboratory visit CCTVal’s Experimental Physics Team
Last December, one of CCTVal´s experimental teams welcomed two representatives from the Thomas Jefferson Laboratory’s CLAS12 project to go over the advances of their fabrication project of carbon fiber base mirrors.
International Society of Automation presents its new Mining and Metals Division, led by CCTVal Manager.
The nonprofit Organization dedicated to providing expert advice and developing quality standards for companies and professionals applying automation in the optimization of industrial processes, will count with a new division led by the manager of the Scientific and Technological Center of Valparaiso of the USM (CCTVal for its Spanish acronym).
The activity was held in Santiago and was focused on presenting successful cases where technology and automation have helped increase efficiency and productivity.
The first version of the seminar “USM SUMMIT 2016” was organized with the aim of positioning the Universidad Técnica Federico Santa Maria as a source for technology transfer and to expedite the link among national and international companies, the Centro Científico Tecnológico de Valparaíso (CCTVal), the Oficina de Transferencia Tecnológica y Licenciamiento, and the Campus’ Ingeniería 2030 Project.
USM signs partnership with Digevo for the development of commercial services based on artificial intelligence
The agreement signed by the Centro Científico Tecnológico de Valparaíso of the USM and the President of the Divego Group, Roberto Musso (2016 Avonni Prize to trajectory), will allow to develop technological solutions based on Machine Learning, for Latin American clients.