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2024 Welcome Message - Fawzi Behmann

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INGR Wins Award
Dr. Ashutosh Dutta and Dr. Paul Sanberg Received the 2022 IEEE-USA George F. McClure Citation of Honor

Upcoming events

6G Core Network Workshop (12 September)

The goal of this workshop will be to discuss the challenges, impacts, and future directions as we move from 5G to 6G.  These will include discussions on 6G core network architectures, E2E service enablement and quality assurance, cloud and edge computing for 6G, network automation, and the roles of AI in 6G core networks and E2E service enablement. In addition, we will discuss possible concerns on the transition from 5G to 6G.

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Upcoming Webinars

AI-Centric Future Wireless (19 July)

This talk will explore major paradigm shifts expected towards defining the next generation of wireless networks and devices. 

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Latest Webinars On-Demand

IEEE 802.11: Future of Wi-Fi Standards

This webinar provides an overview of ongoing work on the IEEE 802.11 standard, including the P802.11be amendment (Wi-Fi 7) and 6GHz support.

Available on-demand

Millimeter Wave Hardware for 5G: A Look Toward 2033 from IEEE INGR (19 April)
The talk will address Semiconductors and Advanced Packaging technical trades and needs for improvementsons.
Available on-demand

Latest Events

2nd IEEE SA Open RAN SUMMIT (9 August)

The 2nd IEEE SA Open RAN Summit, hosted by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab, will cover topics related to the standardization of Open RAN including O-RAN Alliance, 3GPP, IEEE, various deployment, testing, and integration scenarios, among others. 

IEEE BHARAT 6G Summit (23 July)
IEEE Communication Society Bangalore Chapter, in association with IEEE Future Networks, IEEE Bangalore Section, and IEEE Signal Processing Society Bangalore Chapter, has organized the IEEE BHARAT 6G SUMMIT at the Indian Institute of Science on July 22, 2023. IEEE Future Networks Chair, Ashutosh Dutta gave the closing Keynote.

AI-Assisted Cybersecurity for 5G and Beyond Talk (23 June) 
This talk will focus on the use of AI to execute and enforce security, protection, and privacy mechanisms, given by Dr. Glaucio Carvalho Assistant Professor at Brock University.
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IEEE Testbed leveraging Open Source for 5G and 6G Innovations (16 May)
The panel will address IEEE's approved virtual testbed project for developing 5G products and services with open-source components and founding members like AT&T, VMware, EXFO, Samsung, and China Mobile.

IEEE Future Networks Roadmap towards 6G (17 May)
The panel will address INGR as crucial for IEEE's Future Networks Initiative, with 15 working groups aiming to evolve 5G networks and establish a predictive model for mobile networks.

2nd Future Network Security: Challenges and Opportunities Workshop (4-15 March)
Virtual workshop from Security Working Group
Available on-demand

2nd Systems Optimization Imperatives, Techniques, and Opportunities for Future Networks Workshop (13 Dec)
Virtual workshop from Systems Optimization Working Group
Available on-demand

5G Demystified (15 Dec)
Hosted by David Witkowski, co-chair the IEEE Future Networks Deployment working group
Available on-demand

Distinguished Lecture (20 Dec)
Kumar Vijay Mishra, Senior Fellow @United States Army Research Laboratory
Available on-demand

Latest Publications
Tech Focus - December 2022
Topics include 6G in Germany, Indoor 5G Coverage, Secure RF/FSO Communications, and a view from 6GIC
Read the Articles

Featured Video
NCC 2023 - Plenary Talk by Dr. Ashutosh Dutta (Fellow, IEEE)
39th National Conference on Communications in IIT Guwahati 
25 February 2023
Link to the Video

Feature Article


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“Connectivity and Climate” Accurate to 10 Centimeters or Better

5G and 6G will usher in an era of "connectivity everywhere," but what are the implications on global climate change?

Read more at IEEE Transmitter

GPS location

“SuperGPS” Accurate to 10 Centimeters or Better

New optical-wireless hybrid makes use of existing telecommunications infrastructure

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

DIY Projects

Hi-fi, Radio, and Retro: The DIY Projects Spectrum Readers Love

They also really like Lego and hacking pretty much everything

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

John Deere Facility

John Deere Sows the Seeds for Private 5G

Plans to run own cell networks for its wireless factories

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

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How This Startup Cut Production Costs of Millimeter Wave Power Amplifiers

Elve’s secret is additive manufacturing

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

Technology Spotlight


Ajay Poddar

Congratulations to IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Dr. Ajay Poddar on receiving the Radio Club of America (RCA) 2023 Armstrong Medal

Read more at RCA

Transistors for 6G 

A Diamond “Blanket” Can Cool the Transistors Needed for 6G

Gallium nitride transistors have struggled to handle the thermal load of high-frequency electronics

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

Security Broken

New Ethernet Cyberattack Crunches Critical Systems

PCspooF can interrupt the delicate timing required for technologies used in aerospace and power

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

Optical Chip

This Chip Could Replace a Thousand Lasers

Frequency combs are key to optical chips that could cut Internet power consumption

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

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White Papers: Future-enabling Technology Solutions for Business

Address technical challenges and realize the transformative consumer, business, and research potential of emerging technologies like 5G, 6G, and quantum computing.

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

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