Circuits: Terahertz (THz) and Beyond

Circuits; Terahertz (THz) and Beyond features the most innovative and active researchers who are pushing the limits of electrical engineering. Over the Fall of 2018, eight pioneering circuit designers will explain how they are exploring the outer limits of engineering capabilities, as they forge new ground and develop new knowledge that had led to new devices …

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Theodore S. Rappaport Elected as National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Theodore S. Rappaport, an NYU professor and founding director of the research center NYU WIRELESS, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). His pioneering work in radio wave propagation for cellular and personal communications, wireless communication system design, and broadband wireless communications circuits and systems at millimeter wave (mmWave) frequencies (30 to 300 …

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5G Wireless Is Coming! OK, What Exactly Does That Mean?

You’ve probably heard some of the hype: if you thought 4G wireless was great, you won’t believe 5G. In fact, the next generation of cell-phone service is already being launched in several U.S. cities. But how does it work? What makes it faster, better, and more efficient than what we’ve got now? And is there a wireless world …

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Largest In-Kind Equipment Gift to NYU Tandon Helps Propel NYU WIRELESS Beyond 5G Telecommunications

As the industry begins to look beyond the fifth generation of wireless communications, or 5G, NYU WIRELESS announced that Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) has made a donation that will further the research center’s exploration of millimeter wave (mmWave) and terahertz (THz) electromagnetic spectra for ultra-fast and high-capacity data transmission as well as revolutionary applications in medicine, optics, computing, …

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Radio Club of America Awards Armstrong Medal to Wireless Communications Researcher and Educator Theodore Rappaport

The Radio Club of America (RCA) announced that Professor Theodore “Ted” Rappaport, founding director of NYU WIRELESS and a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, will receive the Armstrong Medal for demonstrated excellence and lasting contributions to radio arts and sciences. Rappaport conducted seminal research, most recently in the millimeter wave (mmWave) radio …

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Save the date: Verizon 5G is coming to Los Angeles Oct 1

On Tuesday, Verizon announced that Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles and Sacramento will be the trial locations for what it deems “the first 5G deployment in the World.” Installation is set to begin October 1, with service beginning soon after. Not everyone in those cities will be able to participate, but residents can check if their area is …

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Inaugural Seminar Envisions Smart Dust, Electronic Drugs, Nanochip Pacemakers, and More

A new seminar series, “Circuits: Terahertz and Beyond,” hosted by NYU WIRELESS and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, kicked off with a presentation that evoked a future filled with remarkable technologies enabled by new research into the terahertz (THz) electromagnetic spectrum and new developments in low-cost silicon chips. The inaugural seminar, featured Aydin Babakhani, an associate professor of electrical …

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