Largest In-Kind 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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NYU WIRELESS Welcomes Students Back with a Visit from the Dean

NYU WIRELESS held a welcome back party for students last night along with presentations from NYU WIRELESS Director, Ted Rappaport and the new Dean of NYU Tandon, Jelena Kovačević. Rappaport’s presentation focused on engaging NYU WIRELESS students, faculty, and staff members to create a “culture of collegiality, excellence, and fun.” New efforts include forming a …

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NYU series tackles next spectrum frontier: terahertz

The folks who conducted pioneering research into millimeter wave (mmWave) technology are now looking at what might be the next big thing: terahertz electromagnetic spectrum. A series of seminars organized by the New York University Wireless research center and NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s Electrical and Computer Engineering Department this fall will feature foremost scientists …

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Streaming Live This Fall: Terahertz – the Next Frontier for Communications and Electronics

The next frontier for ultra-fast computing and wireless communications – the terahertz electromagnetic spectrum – will be examined in a series of seminars by foremost scientists and engineers in the field. Organized by the NYU WIRELESS research center and NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, the series at the school’s Brooklyn, …

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