SEA Lab - Smart Embedded Application Laboratory

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SEA Lab is a laboratory of the Department of Electrical, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering and Naval Architecture (DITEN) of Genoa University.

Activities at SEA Lab follow some basic threads:

Research in these threads typically adopts a multi-discliplinary approach from different viewpoints, mainly taking into account performance effectiveness, general application value, and implementation efficiency.

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.: December 2016 :. (students use only) Esito test Cyber Security del 20 dicembre 2016 --> Click here.
Sede e orario per Correzione: GIOVEDI 12/1 ore 9 - Aula D3 Edificio DITEN
.: July 2016 :. SEALab supervises and animates the diffusion of culture in electronics, mechatronics and educational robotics at the Robot Invasion event, within the Summer Camp organized by the Entella Calcio in conjunction with the Robofriends Association.
Check the local press coverage of the event.
.: June 2016 :. (students use only) Esito test Sistemi elettronci embedded (II parte) del 31 maggio 2016 --> Click here. Correzione e registrazione voti GIOVEDI 16 giugno ore 9-10 Aula Rappresentanza DITEN (piano terra)
.: June 2016 :. SEALab contributes to the UniverCity event, organized by the University of Genova, with a stand on mechatronics technologies end educational robotics, in conjunction with the Robofriends Association.
.: March 2016 :. The RoboFriends Team, the educational robotics and mechatronics team tutored by SEALAB, UNICEF, and Coop&Go, wins the Robot Game and the Final Four competition at the First LEGO League (Italian National Tournament), with the best-performing robot nation-wide. In addition, the Robofriends qualify to the Philippine Islands Open International (Cebu, Philippines, June 2016) tournament.
.: February 2016 :. SEALab contributes to the Event Stampa 3D: la terza dimensione del businees with a lecture on 3D printing and its impact on SME business. This event is co-organized by Confartigianato La Spezia and Ordine degli Ingegneri - La Spezia. Download from here a brochure of the event with registration procedure.
.: January 2016 :. The RoboFriends Team, the educational robotics and mechatronics team tutored by SEALAB, UNICEF, and Coop&Go, wins the North-West qualifiers of the First LEGO League (Italian Chapter) and in addition gains access to the Italian Final Tournament.
.: December 2015 :. SEALAb members Federica Bisio, Paolo Gastaldo, Rodolfo Zunino, Christian Gianoglio, and Edoardo Ragusa win the Best Paper Award at the Extreme Learning Machines Conference (ELM 2015), Hangzhou, China, with the paper "Learning With Similarity Functions: A Novel Design for the Extreme Learning Machine"
.: December 2015 - January 2016 :. SEALab contributes with UNICEF to a series of five local events on education in Mechatronics, offered to the primary/upper schools in Liguria -- "Orientamento scolastico verso competenze digitali (Meccatronica, robotica e nuove tecnologie) nel contesto dell’economia circolare (SDGs) per un mondo a misura di bambino". See the presentation flyer (in Italian) of this event.
.: December 2015 :. SEALAb members Federica Bisio, Paolo Gastaldo, Rodolfo Zunino, Christian Gianoglio, and Edoardo Ragusa win the Best Paper Award at the Extreme Learning Machines Conference (ELM 2015), Hangzhou, China, with the paper "Learning With Similarity Functions: A Novel Design for the Extreme Learning Machine"
.: June 2015 :. (students use only) Esito test Sistemi elettronci embedded (II parte) del 11 giugno 2015 --> Click here. Correzione e registrazione voti VENERDI 19-6 dalle 9 alle 10 Aula G3A
.: June 2015 :. SEALab contributes to the UNICEF XVII Interdisciplinary Course on Education to Growth with a lecture on Social Networks, Web Platforms and Security in the Web. This lecture frames within UNICEF's Programme on "City friend to children".
.: May 2015 :. SEALab contributes to the Aizoon4Talent Open Day with a lecture on Cyber Security: la difesa nell'Internet era. This event is framed within the Master Course (lev II) in CyberSecurity and Data Protection, and is offered to young professionals and students in the ICT Community.
.: March 2015 :. SEALAb's sponsored Team RoboFriends wins the prestigious "Best Scientific Communication" Award in the Italian Championship on Educational Robotics - FIRST LEGO League, and qualifies among the top-ten best teams in the Country. Click here to view press coverage (Il Sole 24 Ore) of the event. Click here to view Web-TV coverage (Il Sole 24 Ore) of the event.
.: February 2015 :. (Student use only) Esito test Sensors and Measurements & Electronics for Cyber Security (I parte) del mese di Febbraio 2015 --> Click here. Correzione presso Ufficio Docente previo appuntamento via email.
.: February 2015 :. The RoboFriends Team, the educational robotics and mechatronics team tutored by SEALAB, UNICEF, and Coop&Go, participates in the North-West play-off competition and qualifies to the Italian Final Tournament of the First LEGO League (Italian Chapter). More info at North-West FLL Selection.
Local press coverage at La Stampa.
.: February 2015 :. SEALAB initiates a strong cooperation with LegaCoop (Liguria), a major cluster of local entrepreneurs and firms operating in the Liguria Area. This partnership envisions a lasting, multi-faceted cooperation within the scope of technology transfer and training in Mechatronics and CyberSecurity. More info (in Italian) at SEALab-LegaCoop Alliance weblink Also a demo (in Italian) of the in-Lab developed robot prototype can be viewed at SEALab Giulio robot weblink
.: December 2014 / January 2015 :. SEALab contributes as a supporting sponsor and scientific mentor to the activities of the RoboFriends Team in the First LEGO League Competition. This stimulating event promotes and strengthens the teaching and diffusion of mechatronics,electronics, and educational robotics, in conjunction with a network local High/Middle School Institutes. More info at www.robofriends.it
.: December 2014 :. (Student use only) Esito test Sensors and Measurements & Electronics for Cyber Security (I parte) del 22-12-14 --> Click here. Correzione presso aula da assegnare che sarà notificata su questo sito.
.: September 2014 :. SEALab contributes to the professional and scientific update of Italian State Police Personnel, in conjunction with Polizia Postale e delle Comunicazioni, with a series of focused seminars on Windows 8 Forensics and Design and Maintenance of Network Infrastructures
.: June 2014 :. (Student use only) Esito esame test Sistemi Elettronici Embedded (II parte) del 17-6-14 --> Click here. Correzione e registrazione voti presso Ufficio docente, previo appuntamento via email.
.: June 2014 :. (Student use only) Esito prova II parte Elettronica/Elettronica (Cl3 Meccatronica - SP) del 6-6-14 --> Click here. Registrazione voti in occasione prova esame del 19/6/14.
.: June 2014 :. (Student use only) Esito esame test Sistemi Elettronici Embedded (II parte) del 3-6-14 --> Click here. Correzione e registrazione voti il 5-6-2014, h 9 aula rappresentanza DITEN (Piano 0).
.: May 2014 :. SEALab and DITEN host, in joint organization with IISFA and ReailtyNet, the 7th Edition of the IISFA Forum 2014
. This prestigious event (May 23-24, 2014) gathers the most important Italian Institutions and professionals in the area of Computer forensics and digital investigation.
Pls download the Call for Paper for submission of scientific contributions and preliminary event details.
.: December 2013 :. Risultati Test Cyber Security del 23/12/2013 (Students use only).
.: November 2013 :. SEALab contributes to the IISFA Seminar 2013 with a talk on Windows 8 Forensics
. The event (Nov 29th, 2013) gathers the most important Italian Institutions and professionals in the area of Computer forensics abd digital investigation. See here for program and additional info.
.: October 2013 :. SEALab contributes to a meeting on Critical Infrastructure Protection at the Italian Ministry of Environment and Land, dealing with Cyber-security issues about intrusion prevention and site security.
.: May 2013 :. SEALab is invited to the IISFA Forum 2013 and contributes with a talk on Text Mining in Computer Forensics and Investigation Support
. The event (May 24th, 2013) gathers the most important Italian Institutions and professionals in the area of Computer forensics abd digital investigation. See here for program and additional info.
.: May 2013 :. SEALab is invited to the Computer Day Initiative by Istituto Liceti - Rapallo
. The event (May 4th, 2013) covers important dissemination aspects related to a safe/secure use of Web-based technologies, especially for the younger. See here for local press coverage.
.: November 2012 :. SEALab contributes to a joint Course on Cyber Security and WiFi Network Security with the Italian Polizia Postale e delle Comunicazioni - Genoa Dept.
The event (Nov/Dec 2012) offers Law-Enforcement Officers the opportunity to get updated on recent advances in the protection of information, computers and communications.
.: March 2012 :. SEALab contributes to the INMOTOS Workshop with a talk on "Managing complexity in the Security of Critical Infrastructures".
The outline of this Workshop can be found here. The Workshop (March 29th, 2012) gathers European researchers and experts in the area of Critical Infrastructure Protection, and is organized within the EU project INMOTOS (www.inmotos.eu).
.: November 2011 :. SEALab contributes to the Meeting AIPSA on "La Cyber Security per le Infrastrutture Critiche" with a talk on "Data Intensive Security".
The outline of this Workshop can be found here. This important event gathers researchers and professionals throughout Italy in the area of Security for Enterprises and Corporates, and is jointly organized by AIPSA and Ansaldo STS.
.: March 2011 :. The Meeting on La Governance della Sicurezza delle Informazioni in Italia: stato dell’arte e nuove prospettive has achieved a considerable success in terms of distinguished speakers and quality/number of participants, in excess of 130 attendees. Please read the Press Coverage on this prestigious event.
BJLiguria.it   IlSecoloXIX   SevenPress   Virgilio.it   SecSolution  
.: February 2011 :. SEALab co-organizes with Ansaldo STS and Aizoon a national-wide event, framed within the celebrations by Faculty of Engineering for the 140th Anniversary of the "Regia Scuola Navale di Ingegneria": La Governance della Sicurezza delle Informazioni in Italia: stato dell’arte e nuove prospettive.
This one-day meeting is centered on crucial aspects in the governance and management of critical information for Security; the Program benefits from prestigious contributions from the highest Institutional positions, research scientists, and top-level managers from Industry. The Meeting takes place at the Headquarters of the Faculty of Engineering (Genoa University, Villa Cambiaso) and is held on February 18th, 2011.
.: January 2011 :. SEALab contributes with a talk to a meeting at CTI Liguria on January 25th, 2011 on the Governance of Information Security. The event (in Italian) is focused on La protezione delle Informazioni: Normazione e Governance and gathers eminent contributors in the area of standardization and governance in Security for Business. the Program can be found here. More info at www.ctiliguria.it/news.html
.: November 2010 :. SEA Lab creates a Natural Language Processing test with the aim of build a sort of social-based categorization of words.
Main page of the experiment can be found at: http://effimero-esng.dibe.unige.it
.: September 2010 :. SEA Lab participates in the Speed Dating event, framed within the Matching Innovazione convention in Genoa (28-29 Sept), sponsored by FinMeccanica and coordinated by CDO Liguria. More info at www.e-matchinginnovazione.it/cdo/areaPubblica/home.seam
.: June 2010 :. Please read the article appeared in the Ansaldo STS NewsLetter, "ASTSNEWS - Innovation and Excellence", where (page 4) the successful joint activities between SEA Lab and Ansaldo STS are highlighted.
.: June 2010 :. Please read national press article commenting on activities at SEA Lab in conjnction with INGV on undersea security research. Appeared in "Il Secolo XIX" on June 6th, 2010.
.: November 2009 :. SEA Lab organizes with Ansaldo STS and the Faculty of Engineering a one-day Meeting on Information security in Business. The Meeting takes place at the Headquarters of the Faculty of Engineering (Genoa University, Villa Cambiaso) and is held on November 6, 2009. This national-scope event gathers invited speakers about the issues in ICT security for the business, covering prominent experts that belong to the institutional, business and academic communities.
.: September 2009 :. SEA Lab announces the second edition of the International Workshop on Computational Intelligence for Security in Information Systems (CISIS '09) - Burgos, 24-25 September 2009. This world-wide event offers an insight into the use of learning methods for security, and the brilliant scientific organization by the GICAP Group of Burgos University iterates in that beautiful Spanish city the initiative of 2008. More info at www.cisis2009.org
.: May 2009 :. SEA Lab contributes to the teaching activities in a High-level Master Course in "Sustainability, Safety and Security in Transportation Systems", funded by FSE (European Fund for Society) and Regione Luguria. More details in the enclosed presentation sheet and at the website www.master.perform.unige.it.
.: February 2009 :. SEA Lab gladly contributes, within the realm of the Faculty of Engineering of Genoa University, to the local event organized by the Business Association Italy America (BAIA). This BAIA event is a first-time ever in Genova, and this year's topic focuses on technologies and perspectives for Web 2.0. More info at www.baia-network.org.
.: February 2009 :. SEA Lab welcomes the kick-off of the CyberSecurity Advisory Team (CYSAT), an initiative that integrates the competences of a Team of experts from multiple disciplines, and offers Corporate Entrprises advisory services in the Cyber-Security area, including digital investigation, perimeter protection, crime prevention, and auditing assistance.
.: January 2009 :. SEA Lab jointly cooperates with the Defense Geophysics Group (DGG) in supporting an official Seminar Course on "Measurements in Geophysics". The Course is held by Prof. Osvaldo Faggioni, and is aimed to PhD Students in Electronics and Computer Science as a component of their regular training progression.
.: November 2008 :. SEA Lab proudly contributes to Focus Seminars on Computer Security, involving Turin Polytechnic, Milan Polytechnic, and Genova University. This important series is organized by Aizoon and SVIEC within the fourth Silicon Valley Study Tour 2008. The Genoa event will be hosted by the Faculty of Engineering of Genoa University. More info at www.siliconvalleystudytour.com
.: October 2008 :. SEA Lab announces the first edition of the International Workshop on Computational Intelligence for Security in Information Systems (CISIS '08) - Genova, 23-24 October 2008. This world-wide event is sponsored by Ansaldo STS Spa and Elsag Datamat Spa, and is technically co-sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) through their Computational Intelligence Society (CIS). More info at www.cisis2008.org
.: December 2007 :. SEA Lab starts a cooperation with the Defense Geophysics Group (DGG), lead by Prof. Osvaldo Faggioni at INGV. SEALab contributes with the Lab's experience in the design and development of intelligent electronic systems for measurement and classification in noisy environments by using geomagnetic measurements.
.: December 2007 :. SEA Lab is awarded a grant from Parco Scientitico e Tecnologico della Regione Liguria for technology transfer in data- and text-mining methods in data-intensive applications for e-governemnt, environmental and transport domains.
.: November 2007 :. SEA Lab starts a three-year cooperation with the NATO Undersea Research Center (NURC) and the National Institute for Geophysics and Vulcanology (INGV) for a PhD grant in embedded electronics for the detection and characterization of magnetic weak signals.
.: July 2007 :. SEA Lab congratulates with the first-ever group of 15 students in Electronic Engineering who, after following the Course Suite in Network Security, also received the "Certification in Network Management" issued by Elsag Datamat
.: June 2007 :. SEA Lab organizes, in conjunction with the Genoa Office of Ordine degli Ingegneri, a three-day seminar on Information Security and Forensics.
Day 1: June 26 - Security Attacks and Defenses - Prof. R.Zunino, Dr. F.Picasso;
Day 2: July 3 - Legal issues in information security - Studio Avv. G.Sciacchitano & D.Andrei;
Day 3: July 10 - Information Forensics - Prof. D.Forte
.: October 2006 :. Local press article (Il Secolo XIX, Oct 5th 2006) presents SEA Lab's contribution to the Laurea degree in Electronics Engineering.
.: May 2006 :. SEA Lab and Elsag Datamat SpA jointly offer a Course Suite in Network Security with intensive LabWork and Official Certification
.: November 2005 :. SEA Lab contributes to the CRUI-Finmeccanica Workshop on Security.
.: October 2005 :. Read our interview by ISACA Roma on cryptology and dissemination aspects about security.
.: August 2005 :. Our Lab has been granted by Fondazione Carige with a three-year Doctorate in Intelligent Electronics for Security.