The Frontier of Wireless Research

Notre Dame Wireless Institute (NDWI) is a leading academic research and development center focused on advancing wireless technology integrated with economics and regulatory policy.


The Wireless Institute's team of faculty and staff cover a broad range of expertise including multiple antennas and RF coupling; low power and low complexity radio frequency (RF) circuits and devices; dynamic spectrum sharing and distributed sensing; software defined radio communications; wireless standards; signal processing and error control coding; network modeling, network characterization, protocols, optimization, and mobile applications; coherent MIMO; SAR and electromagnetic exposure; millimeter wave wireless; drone communications. Expertise in economics and regulatory policy for the wireless arena strengthens our technology core.