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LAPC 2017

The Loughborough Antennas & Propagation Conference

13 - 14 November 2017 | Loughborough, UK

CPD 18 hours
 

Technical scope

Antennas

  • 3D Printed antennas
  • Active and integrated array antennas
  • Adaptive and reconfigurable antennas
  • Antenna and RF front-end integration
  • Antenna feeds and matching circuits
  • Antennas for IoT devices
  • Antennas for television whitespace communications
  • Antenna interactions and coupling
  • Antenna systems and architectures
  • Array antennas
  • Automotive antennas
  • Cellular mobile communications (includes: base station, handheld devices)
  • Conformal antennas
  • Dielectric resonator antennas
  • Electrically small antennas
  • EMI/EMC/PIM chamber design, measurements and instrumentation
  • End-to-end system testing
  • Energy harvesting and scavenging
  • Frequency and polarisation selective surfaces
  • General antenna measurements
  • High-power antennas
  • Imaging and inverse scattering
  • Lens antennas and radomes
  • Measurement standards and range comparisons
  • Measurements of radar scattering and radar calibration techniques
  • Millimeter-wave, submillimetre wave and TeraHertz antennas
  • MIMO, antenna diversity, smart and signal processing antennas
  • Multiband and wideband antennas
  • Nanoantennas
  • Numerical methods
  • Optical technology in antennas
  • RADAR
  • Reflectarrays and transmit arrays
  • RFID and sensor networks
  • Satcom on-the-move terminal antennas
  • Slotted, guided and leaky wave antennas
  • Small antennas and RF sensors
  • UWB antennas and time-domain techniques
  • UWB or frequency-independent antenna measurements
  • Wearable antennas
  • Wire antennas

 

Propagation

  • 5G propagation
  • Advances in near-field, far-field, compact and RCS test ranges
  • Earth-space & terrestrial propagation
  • Aeronautical and maritime propagation
  • Body-centric propagation
  • Channel sounding techniques and channel estimation techniques
  • HF propagation
  • Indoor propagation
  • Joint antenna-channel issues in propagation
  • Millimeter- and submillimeter-wave propagation
  • Multi-link MIMO and cooperative channels
  • Navigation, localisation, positioning and tracking
  • Outdoor/urban propagation
  • Outdoor-to-indoor propagation
  • Over-the-air (OTA) testing of antennas and wireless devices in multipath
  • Polarisation issues in propagation
  • Propagation aspects in remote sensing
  • Propagation effects for radio-astronomy and deep space communications
  • Propagation in complex media (underground, etc.)
  • Propagation for IoT
  • Propagation in random media and diffuse scattering
  • Propagation/interaction with natural media (surface/vegetation)
  • Radio astronomy
  • Radio climatology
  • Satellite communications
  • Satellite passive and active remote sensing
  • Satellite propagation modelling and measurement campaigns
  • Scattering, diffraction and RCS
  • Trans-ionospheric propagation
  • Tropospheric propagation
  • UWB propagation
  • Vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure channels
  • Wireless networks (includes: WLAN, indoor communication)
  • Wireless power transfer


Related topics

  • Additive manufacturing
  • Advanced RF materials, meta-materials, meta-surfaces and EBG
  • Biomedical (includes: human body interaction, on-body antennas,electromagnetic exposure and interactions)
  • Fundamental electromagnetic research
  • Guided wave propagation
  • Printed elements, baluns and associated circuits
  • Reflector, feed systems and components
  • RF materials characterisation, test techniques and facilities
  • Short-range Giga-bit communications

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Gold sponsors

Pricing

Member - from £250

Non-member - from £295

Student - from £275