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Lecture by specialists from the Lodz University of Technology on the pilot 5G network given at the seminar of the Institute of Radiocommunications

On April 8, 2021, the seminar of the Institute of Radiocommunications hosted guests from the Lodz University of Technology: prof. Sławomir Hausman and prof. Piotr Korbel, who delivered a lecture entitled "5G pilot network at the Lodz University of Technology".

On April 8, 2021, the Institute of Radiocommunications hosted prof. Sławomir Hausman and prof. Piotr Korbel from the Department of Telecommunications of the Institute of Electronics, Lodz University of Technology, who took part in our seminar, and gave a talk on "5G pilot network at the Lodz University of Technology". The presentation concerned the pilot installation of the 5G network as well as sample projects and applications that were implemented with its use. After an interesting lecture attended by 50 persons, employees of the Institute of Radiocommunications and students, the professors answered the questions of the participants. We would like to thank them for the inspiring lecture and interesting discussion.

Created: 2021-04-08
Dr. Paweł Kryszkiewicz at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute in the USA.

March 3, 2021 Dr. Paweł Kryszkiewicz gave an invited lecture entitled "Brain-Inspired Communications for Dense IoT Networks" at the Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering seminar, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA

On March 3, 2021, Dr. Paweł Kryszkiewicz gave an invited lecture entitled "Brain-Inspired Communications for Dense IoT Networks" at the Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering seminar, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA. Dr. Kryszkiewicz talked about analogies between the ubiquitous Internet of Things and the paradigms observed in the human brain for communication between millions of closely spaced neurons. These similarities can be exploited in wireless networks to improve the energy efficiency of communications. During the presentation, the main features of brain communication were presented, as well as their assignment to possible solutions in wireless communication technology.

Created: 2021-03-05
Best Paper Award for Małgorzata Wasilewska, Hanna Bogucka and Adrian Kliks at EAI WiCON 2020.

The Best Paper Award of the 13th EAI International Conference on Wireless Internet Conference (EAI WiCON 2020) held on December 11-12, 2020 has been presented to Małgorzata Wasilewska, M.Sc., prof. Hanna Bogucka and prof. Adrian Kliks for their paper entitled: “Spectrum Sensing and Prediction for 5G Radio”.

On the 21st of January, 2021, the Conference Committee of the 13th EAI International Conference on Wireless Internet Conference (EAI WiCON 2020) held on December 11-12, 2020 in the cyberspace, announced that the Best Paper Award was presented to Małgorzata Wasilewska, M.Sc., prof. Hanna Bogucka and prof. Adrian Kliks for their paper entitled: “Spectrum Sensing and Prediction for 5G Radio”. The paper presents results of research conducted at the Institute of Radiocommunications within the CERTAIN project funded by the National Science Centre for Polish-Lithuanian collaboration (DAINA 1 programme).

Created: 2021-01-21
Dr. Krzysztof Cichoń presented the webinar on

Dr. Krzysztof Cichoń presented the webinar on "mmWave propagation modeling", an uptodate topic related to 5G channel modelling.

On the 16th of January, 2021, dr. Krzysztof Cichoń presented the webinar on "mmWave propagation modeling". He went through mmWave propagation basics, discussed various models (from simple to the more advanced ones), and shown live simulation and their results. The webinar was attended by over 500 participants and commented as “"The webinar with Krzysztof was terrific. A huge success!" The recording is now available at CafeTele Telecom Training web: https://courses.cafetele.com/courses/5G-mmWave.

Created: 2021-01-17
Prof. Hanna Bogucka appeared on the TOK FM radio in the program

Prof. Hanna Bogucka gave an interview on "What is green telecommunications" on radio TOK FM in the program "Human 2.0" ("Człowiek 2.0" in Polish).

January 16, 2021 prof. Hanna Bogucka appeared on TOK FM radio in the program "Human 2.0". Prof. Bogucka was interviewed by Jan Stradowski, head of the science department of the "Focus" magazine, who invites specialists in science, technology and civilization trends to discuss what the new version of Homo Sapiens - Human 2.0 - looks like today, and where is it going? Journalist Stradowski and prof. Bogucka talked about the predictions of a significant increase in energy consumption due to new technologies, how it can be remedied - what is green telecommunications and zero-energy radio, what is the future of telecommunications and the theoretical limits of radio technologies. You are invited to listen to the program as a podcast at: https://audycje.tokfm.pl/podcast/100753,Na-czego-polega-zielona-telekomunikacja

Created: 2021-01-16
Prof. Russell Hsing delivered a lecture on ''Where Technologist and Entrepreneur Meet To Stimulate Academic Spin-offs''

On December 15, 2020 prof. Russell Hsing from the USA gave a lecture on ''Where Technologist and Entrepreneur Meet To Stimulate Academic Spin-offs''

On December 15, 2020 at 15:15, prof. Russell Hsing from the USA gave a lecture for our students and staff on "Where Technologist and Entrepreneur Meet To Stimulate Academic Spin-offs". Prof. Hsing was the Executive Director of Applied Research at Bellcore / Telcordia / Ericsson (now retired), Honorary Chair Professor at National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan, Member of Advisory Council of Harvard Business Review USA, Visiting Professor at IIT Kanpur, India, University Beijing, China, and Arizona State University in the US. He is also a board member and advisor to the boards of start-ups and academic companies in the USA, Taiwan, Poland and Ireland.

During the lecture, prof. Hsing presented his over 35 years of industrial research and development experience in the US and 8 years in academia around the world. Using his global experience and involvement in several start-ups, he presented how to combine competences in the field of technology and management, how to use creativity, innovation and business to achieve success. He discussed the "Curiosity> Opportunity> Business Model> Risk> Management> Technology Commercialization> Money" proces of successfull business.

 

Abstarct: "Where Technologist and Entrepreneur Meet To Stimulate Academic Spin-offs"

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Created: 2020-12-08
Prof. Hanna Bogucka on the list of Top 15 Women in 5G

The Perspektywy Foundation announced the Top 15 Women in 5G list, which included prof. dr hab. Eng. Hanna Bogucka. The list was also published by Forbes.

Perspektywy announced the list of Top 15 Women in 5G, which included prof. Hanna Bogucka (https://womenintechsummit.pl/top5g) . The list and profiles of the winners were also published by Forbes, Perspektywy monthly and Wysokie Obcasy website.

The awards gala was held during the Perspektywy Women in Tech Summit 2020 conference (www.womenintechsummit.pl), 8-9 December 2020, attended annually by several thousand participants. This year, the conference was opened by the EU Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Education and Youth, Mariya Gabriel.

Prof. Hanna Bogucka on the list of Top 15 Women in 5G
Created: 2020-12-07
Małgorzata Wasilewska, M.Sc. awarded for the best article by a young author at the KKRRiT 2020 conference

Małgorzata Wasilewska, M.Sc. received an award funded by ATDI for the female author of the best article presented at the National Conference on Radiocommunication, Radio- and Television Broadcasting in 2020

During the summary of the National Conference of Radiocommunication, Radio- and Television Broadcasting, held in Łódź on September 17-18, 2020, Ms. Małgorzata Wasilewska, MSc., the PhD student at the Institute of Radiocommunications, received an award funded by ATDI for the female-author of the best article presented at this conference. ATDI is a company with French roots, creator and publisher of HTZ and ICS software for radio planning, spectrum management and monitoring, a leader for 32
years in the field of military and civilian solutions. The author received the award in the form of a new laptop for the article entitled "Recurrent Neural Network for LTE Spectrum Occupation Prediction"

The award ceremony took place on October 28, 2020 during a virtual meeting of the President of ATDI Spółka z o.o. and Vice President of the ATDI group, Agnieszka Slosarska, Chairman of the Organizing Committee of KKRRiT 2020 and KSTiT 2020, dr hab. inż. Sławomir Hausmann with the laureate, MSc. Małgorzata Wasilewska and her supervisor and co-author prof. dr hab. inż. Hanna Bogucka.

Created: 2020-10-06
Professor Hanna Bogucka „Polish Teleinformatics Leader” award.

The “Golden Cyborg” Award Board operating under the patronage of Telecommunication Section of the Electronics and Telecommunication Committee, Polish Academy of Sciences awarded professor Hanna Bogucka with the title of „Polish Teleinformatics Leader” and the “Golden Cyborg” Statuette.

During the opening of the multi-conference, covering the two largest national meetings of radio- and telecommunication specialists: the National Conference of Radiocommunication, Radio and Television Broadcasting (KKRRiT) and National Telecommunication and Teleinformatics Symposium (KSTiT), on the 17th of September, 2020, in Łódź, the Golden Cyborg Award ceremony was held.

Professor Hanna Bogucka received this award for scientific achievements in the field of mobile radiocommunication, high scientific and organizational recognition in the world and activity in international scientific bodies in the field of telecommunications.

This year, the Golden Cyborgs were also awarded to: Henryk Kamiński, the President of the Supervisory Board and co-owner of Sprint S.A., and dr hab. Eng. Jordi Mongay Batalla from the National Institute of Telecommunication and Warsaw University of Technology.

Golden Cyborgs have been awarded since 1998. Their laureates are personalities distinguished in the telecommunications and ICT industries, who have achieved success in the field of science or management. The statuette is a proof of recognition for the activity for the ICT industry in Poland.

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Created: 2020-09-22
RIMEDO Labs signs agreement with Poznan University of Technology

On the 31st of August, 2020 Poznan University of Technology granted RIMEDO Ltd., a startup founded by the employees of the Institute of Radiocommunications, a license for using the Know-how regarding specific algorithms applied in radio communication networks (IPRs belonging to Poznan University of Technology).

On the 31st of August, 2020 Poznan University of Technology granted RIMEDO Ltd., a startup founded by the employees of the Institute of Radiocommunications, a license for using the Know-how regarding specific algorithms applied in radio communication networks (IPRs belonging to Poznan University of Technology).

The agreement was signed by prof. dr hab inż. Tomasz Łodygowski, the Rector of Poznan University of Technology and by dr. inż. Marcin Dryjański, CEO of RIMEDO Labs. In the solemn conclusion of the agreement, some shareholders of RIMEDO Labs: prof. dr hab. inż. Hanna Bogucka, dr inż. Paweł Kryszkiewicz and mgr Witold Klimas took part, as well as University representation: prof. dr hab. inż. Teofil Jesionowski, Rector of Poznan University of Technology in term 2020 - 2024, dr hab. inż. Joanna Józefowska, Vice-Rector for Research and mgr inż. Paulina Szewczyk, Director of the Technology Transfer Centre.

RIMEDO Labs is a start-up created by the employees of Poznan University of Technology with the goals of providing technical consulting and development services in the area of modern wireless communication solutions. Know-how, the subject of license agreement has been worked out by the team of researchers from the Institute of Radiocommunications as a result of long-term scientific research conducted at the University and funded by national and European funding agencies and business partners.

The granted license will allow the company for best-quality, innovative, research and development services in the free-market conditions, and for building up the specialized knowledge based on benefits coming from the science-business collaboration agreement.

Created: 2020-08-31
RIMEDO Labs, a startup company originating from the Institute of Radiocommunications

On the 15 th of June, 2020, RIMEDO Ltd. come into existence as a startup originating directly from the Institute of Radiocommunications of Poznan University of Technology. The company was created with the goals of providing technical consulting and development services, commercialization of the intellectual property resulting from projects implemented in our Institute, promotion of newest scientific findings and innovations, as well as strengthening cooperation between the Institute, its PhD students and graduate students with business environment.

On the 15 th of June, 2020, RIMEDO Ltd. come into existence as a startup originating directly from the Institute of Radiocommunications of Poznan University of Technology. The company was created with the goals of providing technical consulting and development services, commercialization of the intellectual property resulting from projects implemented in our Institute, promotion of newest scientific findings and innovations, as well as strengthening cooperation between the Institute, its PhD students and graduate students with business environment. The main area of RIMEDO Labs competences and operation are modern radiocommunication technologies: 5G and future generations of telecommunication networks and wireless solutions for humans and machines communication in the Internet of Things. You are invited to read more about RIMEDO, its operation, business model, vision and an interesting blog on newest technologies at: www.rimedolabs.com

Created: 2020-06-15
What is 5G and is it health-threatening? An expert's opinion provided by professor Krzysztof Wesołowski, Institute of Radiocommunications

Prof. dr hab. inż. Krzysztof Wesołowski was interviewed by Benchmark.pl as an expert on the new 5G technology of mobile communications. He answered questions that are currently asked by many people: How does 5G communication work? Why is 5G better than 4G? Are 5G transmitters more powerful than in 4G? Is 5G dangerous to humans?

The entire interview is available at https://www.benchmark.pl/testy_i_recenzje/czy-trzeba-sie-bac-5g.html.
Prof. Wesołowski also gave a brief interview at Radio Poznań on a similar subject: Is 5G technology a necessity?

The podcast featuring his statement is available at: https://radiopoznan.fm/informacje/wielkopolskie-popoludnie/czy-technologia-5g-jest-koniecznoscia

Created: 2020-05-15
Institute of Radiocommunications joined 6G Flagship Initiative

Institute of Radiocommunications representatives join the international 6GFlagship initiative set on defining 6G mobile networks.

6g-flagship-logo.png Researchers from the Institute of Radiocommunications of the Faculty of Computing and Telecommunications of PUT, prof. dr hab. inż. Hanna Bogucka and dr hab. inż. Adrian Kliks, have joined the international 6G Flagship initiative (https://www.oulu.fi/6gflagship/) aimed at research on next-generation mobile networks - 6G. The initiative gathers experts from various circles around the world, including scientists and representatives of business and industry, and aims to stimulate further technical development in the field of wireless communications. Currently, there is a multifaceted discussion on defining the vision of wireless communications in the year 2030. It will produce a series of over a dozen white papers presenting selected aspects of 6G mobile networks. The Polish scientists will participate in this initiative both as wireless telecommunication experts (authors of papers), and as editing assistants. For more information, please visit the website of the project's lead institution - the Oulu University in Finland (https://www.oulu.fi/6gflagship/).

Created: 2020-03-16
Paweł Kryszkiewicz, PhD, received a Senior Award scholarship from Polish-U.S. Fulbright Commission

Paweł Kryszkiewicz, PhD, received in February 2020 a Senior Award scholarship from Polish-U.S. Fulbright Commission in academic year 2020/2021. It covers research placement in the United States at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) for over 3.5 months.

Paweł Kryszkiewicz, PhD, received in February 2020 a Senior Award scholarship from Polish-U.S. Fulbright Commission in academic year 2020/2021. It covers research placement in the United States at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) for over 3.5 months. The grant planned to start in September 2020 has been moved to the first quarter of 2021 due to the epidemiological situation. Dr Kryszkiewicz will work on multicarrier wireless communications systems abstraction for dynamic spectrum access. This research will be based on Model-Based System Engineering methodology as a result of collaboration with expert in this field, dr Shamsnaz Virani Bhada, employed at WPI.

Created: 2020-02-28
Prof. dr hab. inż. Hanna Bogucka took part in high-level meetings regarding the future Horizon Europe framework programme.

On the 28th and 29th of January, 2020, prof. dr hab. inż. Hanna Bogucka took part in a series of meetings of Vice-Rectors for Research from the Wielkopolska and Lubuskie regions with European Union policy-makers, which were held to discuss the perspectives, prospects and opportunities in the future Horizon Europe framework programme.

Prof. Bogucka joined a delegation of Vice-Rectors for Research from the Wielkopolska and Lubuskie regions for a series of meetings with the policy-makers of the European Commission and European Parliament, i.a., with the Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, Mariya Gabiel, the Chair of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE), Cristian-Silviu Buşoi, the President of the European Research Council (ERC), prof. Mauro Ferrari, and members of the European Parliament (including two former Polish Prime Ministers and the President of EP - prof. Jerzy Buzek and Ewa Kopacz). The discussions concerned the perspectives, prospects and opportunities in the future Horizon Europe framework programme, as well as scientific research and innovation funding. A presentation of the Horizon Europe programme is available at: https://ec.europa.eu/info/files/horizon-europe-investing-shape-our-future_en

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Created: 2020-01-31
Adrian Kliks received a prestigious scientific award from Division IV of the Polish Academy of Sciences

On 11th of December 2019, Adrian Kliks, PhD, was awarded by Division IV of the Polish Academy of Sciences for his publication series entitled "Methods for Improving Spectrum Resource Utilization in Future Wireless Networks".

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Created: 2019-12-12
Łukasz Kułacz, M.Sc., received the Best Paper Award in the Young Authors Competition

Łukasz Kułacz, M.Sc. received the Best Paper Award in the Young Authors' Competition of the Foundation for the Support of Radiocommunication and Multimedia Techniques Development.

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During the National Conference on Radiocommunication, Radio- and Television Broadcasting in 2019, Łukasz Kułacz received the Best Paper Award in the Young Authors Competition sponsored by the Foundation for the Support of Radiocommunication and Multimedia Techniques Development.

The awarded paper has been entitled: "Dense wireless network inspired by the nervous system".

Created: 2019-07-01
Prof. dr hab. inż. Krzysztof Wesołowski has been elected the member of the Scientific Excellence Council

Prof. dr hab. inż. Krzysztof Wesołowski has been elected the member of the Scientific Excellence Council in its first term (2019-2023) in the scientific discipline of computer engineering and telecommunications.

Prof. dr hab. inż. Krzysztof Wesołowski has been elected the member of the Scientific Excellence Council (in Polish: Rady Doskonałości Naukowej - RDN)  in the scientific discipline of computer engineering and telecommunications. On the 1st of June 2019, RDN has officially started its four-years term. It is a new governmental institution established to assure high standards of scientific research required to accomplish scientific degrees, degrees in art and the professor title.

Created: 2019-06-15
Dr inż. Krzysztof Cichoń Wins 2nd Place in Best PhD Thesis Awards

Krzysztof Cichoń, PhD came 2nd in the contest awarding the best PhD theses.

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In the national contest awarding the best PhD theses in radiocommunications and multimedia technologies dr inż. Krzysztof Cichoń won 2nd place with his dissertation on "Reliable and Energy Efficient Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio Systems". It was written under the supervision of prof. dr hab. inż. Hanna Bogucka, with auxiliary supervision of dr inż. Adrian Kliks. The award was granted by the Foundation for the Development of Radiocommunication and Multimedia Technologies and announced at the opening session of the National Conference on Radiocommunications and Broadcasting held in Gdańsk on June 20, 2018. In this year's editio of the contest, no 1st prize was awarded, only two 2nd prizes of equal rank. Congratulations!

Created: 2018-07-01
1st Prize in Young Authors' Competition

The 1st prize in the Young Authors' Competition at the 2018 National Conference on Radiocommunications and Broadcasting went to Bartosz Bossy of the Institute of Radiocommunications.

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We are proud to inform that Bartosz Bossy, an employee of the Institute of Radiocommunications of the Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications of PUT, won the 1st prize in the Young Authors' Competition at the 2018 National Conference on Radiocommunicatons and Broadcasting held on June 20-22, 2018.

Created: 2018-06-30
Prof. Hanna Bogucka appeared on the TOK FM radio in the program “Human 2.0”.

Prof. Hanna Bogucka gave an interview on "What is green telecommunications" on radio TOK FM in the program “Human 2.0” (“Człowiek 2.0” in Polish).

January 16, 2021 prof. Hanna Bogucka appeared on TOK FM radio in the program “Human 2.0”. Prof. Bogucka was interviewed by Jan Stradowski, head of the science department of the "Focus" magazine, who invites specialists in science, technology and civilization trends to discuss what the new version of Homo Sapiens - Human 2.0 - looks like today, and where is it going? Journalist Stradowski and prof. Bogucka talked about the predictions of a significant increase in energy consumption due to new technologies, how it can be remedied - what is green telecommunications and zero-energy radio, what is the future of telecommunications and the theoretical limits of radio technologies. You are invited to listen to the program as a podcast at: https://audycje.tokfm.pl/podcast/100753,Na-czego-polega-zielona-telekomunikacja

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