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Terminal Antenna Design for Future Wireless (IEEE Distinguished Lecturer Program)

2017-04-14, webmaster


Czechoslovakia Section of IEEE, MTT/AP/ED/EMC Joint Chapter a Vysoké učení technické v Brně, UREL FEKT vás srdečně zvou na přednášku:

prof. Buon Kiong Lau

Lund University, Sweden

Terminal Antenna Design for Future Wireless (IEEE Distinguished Lecturer Program)

Abstract: Massive MIMO, full-dimension (FD) MIMO, millimeter-wave and small cells are some popular candidates for the 5th generation (5G) wireless communication systems. However, as much as these technologies present exciting new challenges for antenna design, the conventional design framework is expected to remain, partly due to the current emphasis on non-antenna issues. Conventionally, terminal antennas are designed based on simple, and often unrealistic criteria, including an emphasis on antenna performance in free space. Moreover, the need for compact multi-antenna implementation makes it even more challenging to deliver efficient antenna designs. Though poor antenna performance in reality is largely overlooked for different reasons, future wireless systems with high performance requirements will greatly benefit from a more comprehensive antenna design paradigm.

In this lecture, I will start by giving an overview of conventional terminal antenna design and comment on its limitations. Then, I will outline current trends in terminal antenna design for 4G systems. I will then introduce a new antenna design paradigm that has the potential to dramatically improve 5G performance. In particular, the paradigm takes into account the interactions of the antenna system with its nearfield and farfield surroundings and provides a powerful framework to optimize these interactions. Finally, I will provide some practical techniques to take advantage of this design paradigm, where each technique offers promising performance gains over the state-of-the-art.

Přednáška proběhne ve středu 19.4.2017 od 11 hod v Aule prof. Braunera, FEKT VUT v Brně, Technická 12, místnost SG2.173 a je součástí akce MAREW 2017 (https://marew.cz/program).