SYST Group Introduction
SYST group was created in 1998 by Juan Garbajosa Sopeña associated to Organización y Estructura de la Información Department at Technical University of Madrid (UPM). This group was permanently involved in research activities since its creation. These activities has been developed in National and European contracts. The main objective of the group is to provide solutions based on R&D&I to industry needs in the Systems and Software fields Permanent teaching and research staff from the Escuela Universitaria de Informática were members of the group from the first and postgraduate students has been members of the group.
Currently, the group is integrated into CITSEM. CITSEM has been initiated by three UPM Research Groups: System & Software Technology Group (SYST), Electronic and Microelectronic Design Group (GDEM) and Next-Generation Networks and Services (GRYS). The total number of full time researchers exceeds forty, being all of them comitted to make of CITSEM one of the main actors that strengthen the R&D&I activity performed in UPM's South Campus. Moreover, postgraduate and doctorate teaching activities are among the centre's interests, and it is envisaged to promote the participation of students that will carry out their graduate, master or PhD Theses inside the framework of their R&D&I activities.