Are you a PhD student and interested in knowing more about the emerging technologies and research trends that drive the development of future wireless communication and radar systems?
Chalmers MC2, Gothenburg (SE), January 15 – 17, 2020
Credits: Students get 1,5 ECTS credits upon active participation and completed homework exercise.

Technology and Integration Platforms for Future mm-wave Communication and Radar Applications

We have compiled a comprehensive three-day program where renowned international experts from academia and leading industries give tutorial talks on up-to-date research trends for future wireless technology – from semiconductors to millimeter wave systems!

Programme for Winter School 2020

Wednesday Jan 15, 13:00-17:00

Trends and Requirements in Emerging Wireless Systems

  • 5G and beyond mobile communications (Ericsson)
  • Sensor technologies for automotive industry (Veoneer)
  • Short-range mm-wave radar sensors for airborne applications (FOI)

Common lunch

Thursday Jan 16, 13:00-17:00

Emerging mm-wave Technologies and System Integration

  • Packaging and system-integration platforms with integrated antennas (Fraunhofer IZM)
  • Micromachining for mm-wave and sub-mm-wave components systems (KTH)

Social Activity & Dinner


Lab Tours

Thursday Jan 16, 08:30-12:00

Technology and Circuits for mm-wave Communication and Sensing

  • Silicon technology trends (Infineon)
  • Gallium Nitride technology trends (Chalmers, OMMIC)
  • SiGe circuit design research (Ericsson, Chalmers)
  • GaN circuit design research (MC2 technologies, Chalmers, Ericsson)

Friday Jan 17, 08:30-11:00

System Level Design and Analysis

  • Mm-wave communication and radar sensing: Basic principles and research trends (TU Berlin)
  • Multi-physics simulation of mm-wave systems (Chalmers)

Friday Jan 17, 11:00-12:00

Concluding discussions

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Address of the Winter School & Suggestion of Hotel:

Chalmers University of Technology, Department of Microtechnology and
Nanoscience, Kemivagen 9, SE-41296 Göteborg, Sweden

Recommended Hotel: Quality Hotel Panorama, Göteborg

Main Contact:

Prof. Christian Fager (Chalmers)