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Join Dr. Bendlin as he presents a "Sneak Peek at the 3GPP 5G New Radio (NR) Specifications" this afternoon

tsammons • Date: August 30, 2017

This tutorial style seminar will give a brief introduction of the key technologies and features of the 3GPP 5G NR specifications, particularly focusing on the physical layer aspects of the proposed standard. After a general description of the 5G NR access network and physical layer, the 5G NR physical channels and signals are introduced in detail as well as the associated physical layer procedures and measurements.

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Notre Dame research funding reaches record-breaking levels

The University of Notre Dame has received $138.1 million in research funding for fiscal year (FY) 2017, surpassing the previous record of $133.7 million set in FY 2015. Additionally, the University also broke its monthly record receiving $27.6 million in June alone.

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Laneman to Receive IEEE Tomiyasu Award

Nina Welding • Date: July 10, 2017

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has named J. Nicholas Laneman, professor of electrical engineering at the University of Notre Dame, the recipient of the 2018 Kiyo Tomiyasu Award.

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Null joins ND Wireless Institute as Senior Research Software Engineer

tsammons • Date: July 5, 2017

Scott Null has joined the ND Wireless Institute in the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame as a Senior Research Software Engineer.

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Nokia Explores MEC Applications for In-venue Mobile Services

tsammons • Date: June 29, 2017

Venue owners are looking to enhance that experience even more, through better mobile integration of way-finding and venue information, special access to content and augmented and virtual reality experiences. Nokia tested those concepts recently in a trial of applications for multi-access edge computing at the University of Notre Dame Compton family Ice Arena with Notre Dame’s Wireless Institute. The tests relied on both Wi-Fi and cellular networks to provide high-capacity, low-latency wireless coverage: Nokia small cells and Wi-Fi access points, with Nokia’s MEC platform and its AirFrame server hosting the applications.

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