Job Opportunity: RF Transceiver Architect (University of Bristol)

Applications are sought for the research post of an RF Transceiver Architect (ACAD104397) within the Communication Systems and Networks research group at the University of Bristol. The successful applicant will join the UKRI Prosperity Partnership on Secure Wireless Agile Networks (SWAN) – bristol.ac.uk/news/2019/october/swan.html – with specific skills in the frequency agile, blocker resilient and multi-band radio frequency (RF) receiver front-end … Read More

Event Alert: SSPD2020 – Sensor Signal Processing for Defence Conference

15th & 16th September 2020 Edinburgh janet.forbes@ed.ac.uk The SSPD conference organisers are pleased to invite you to submit a paper to the 9th Conference of the Sensor Signal Processing for Defence (SSPD) series. This conference is a fantastic opportunity to present and hear about the latest scientific findings in signal processing for defence. We welcome papers from both academia, industry … Read More

5G News: Ericsson Mobility Report November 2019 released

Ericsson have released their latest Mobility Report, looking back at developments over the past year as well as exploring what lies ahead for communications service providers as 5G networks continue to emerge and expand. You can download a copy from their website: https://www.ericsson.com/en/mobility-report/reports/november-2019

Event alert: ‘Rate-Splitting, NOMA, and Robust Interference Management for 5G and Beyond’ Workshop 02/10/2019, London

Wednesday 2nd October 2019 Room 909B, Level 9, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, SW7 2AZ Lina Mao : y.mao16@imperial.ac.uk Imperial College are hosting a half-day workshop on “Rate-Splitting, NOMA, and Robust Interference Management for 5G and Beyond”. The event will take place on Wednesday 2nd October 2019, starting at 1pm. The agenda for the … Read More

Event News: The 2nd Future Networks Workshop was held in July 2019

The 2nd Future Networks Workshop was held at The Cosener’s House in Abingdon, Oxfordshire on Wednesday 3rd July 2019. The first workshop on Future Networks was held at Middlesex University in January 2017 and was sponsored by CommNet2. The aim of the Future Networks Workshops is to bring together researchers and organisations working on mobile communication infrastructure, such as 5G, … Read More

Event News: The first ever 6G Wireless Summit held in Finland

The first ever 6G Wireless Summit has been held in Lapland, Finland. The event was held over three days, 24th-26th March 2019. The aim of the inaugural summit was to identify what are the key challenges to overcome in moving beyond 5G, and what will be the potential applications of 6G. The event was organised by 6G Flagship, part of … Read More

Latest 5G News: UK Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology release report on 5G

The UK Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology (POST) has released a report providing a technical overview of 5G technology, including the radio spectrum, infrastructure and software it is expected to use. It discusses the application of 5G in mobile broadband and its potential applications in other sectors such as healthcare and transport. It provides an overview of some of … Read More

Market News: Ofcom Communications Market Report 2019

Ofcom have published their Communications Market Report 2019 looking at how communications services are used by consumers. A summary of the key findings can be downloaded here: https://www.ofcom.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0028/155278/communications-market-report-2019.pdf Some of the relevant key findings from the report: Fibre-to-the-cabinet broadband connections overtook copper broadband connections for the first time. There was a 17% increase in consumers upgrading from standard broadband to … Read More

Event Alert: Symposium on New Trends in Communication Engineering

Tuesday 23rd July 2019 (10am to 5pm) The University of Sheffield sntce@sheffield.ac.uk The Symposium on New Trends in Communication Engineering (SNTCE) will have a theme of “Connected Living” providing a platform for academics and industry professionals to discuss the opportunities and challenges presented by the strategic technology trends such as 5G (and 6G), Internet of Things and Industry 4.0. The … Read More