Cooperation with industry

  • Organization of workshops with industry and government institutions in Mexico
  • Participation of industrial partners in projects
  • Prototypes: 7 (submitted for national patent recognition in Mexico)

Scientific training

  • 12 thematic schools organized
  • Robotics and vision
  • Distributed systems and databases
  • Telecommunications

Publication rate per researcher: 1,4 per year


Projects in Computer Science 


Projects evaluated every year by a bilateral committee

  • Robotics and vision: 6
  • Distributed systems and databases: 14
  • Other topics: 4

Projects with industries

  • Embedded systems and automobile systems (DELFOS), UDLA, LANIA, LIG and Volkswagen Mexico
  • Robotics and vision, ITESM, INRIA and TENARIS-TAMSA, Veracruz, Probayes
  • Reconstruction of cardiopathies, UAM, UTC and National Institute of Cardiology

Industrial collaboration

  • TAMSA, ICAVE, Gpo. la provincial, GNP, CIATEC, HYLSA, CEMEX, CONDUMEX
  • Mexican government councils: CFE, Veracruz region government, education council (SEP), Mexican Institute of Oil, e-Mexico
  • Major computing industries: Sun Microsystems, Microsoft, SAP, Oracle, GEDAS, NASOFT, INFOTEC, Tiburon Software, Renault, ALCATEL, IBM Mexico, AMITI, IST-in Tech Solutions, CISCO Systems

Scientific networks

  • Robotics and vision: ITESM, UAM-IZT, ITAM, UDLA, INAOE, CICESE, CIC, CIMAT, INRIA-M, LAAS, ENSEEIGHT, UTC, INP, UJF

Contact people: C. Laugier, INRIA and J.L.    Gordillo, ITESM

Thematic schools*: 8

  • Distributed systems and databases: UDLA, UV, LANIA, UAM-IZT-CUA, UATx, CICESE, UABC, CINVESTAV, IIMAS, IMAT, LIG, LINA, LIP6, LRI, INRIA-ROQ, LIRMM, LIFL, LORIA, LIRIS

Contact people: J.L. Zechinelli-Martini, UDLA and Ch. Collet, INPG/G. Vargas-Solar, CNRS

Thematic schools*: 6

  • Telecommunications: ITAM, ITESM, URM, IRISA, INRIA, ENST

Contact people: Marcelo Mejia, ITAM and Laurent   Toutain, IRISA

Thematic schools*: 3

* The last edition of these schools took place  resp. in august, november and december 2007