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mmWave Communications in the Built Environments

Deliverables

Report on precipitation effects and potential interference between mmW radio links

Report on precipitation effects and potential interference between millimeter radio links

Report on scattering model of mmW

Report on scattering model of millimeter wave propagation

Report on estimated channel parameters in the built environment

Report on estimated channel parameters in the built environment

Recommendation on optimal MIMO configurations for mmW SCs in 3D BEs

Recommendation on optimal MIMO configurations for millimeter wave small cells in 3D built environments

Report on Guidelines for OTA characterization of massive MIMO antennas (to be submitted to CTIA and 3GPP)

Report on Guidelines for OTA characterization of massive MIMO antennas (to be submitted to CTIA and 3GPP)

Recommendation (to 3GPP, NGMN, Small Cell Forum, etc.) on optimal mmW SC deployment in typical BEs

Recommendation to 3GPP NGMN andor Small Cell Forum etc on optimal millimeter wave small cell deployment in typical built environments

Report on massive MIMO antenna numerical models

Report on massive MIMO antenna numerical models

Technical documents to be submitted to the ITU to be incorporated in ITU-R 1411 & 1238

Technical documents to be submitted to the International Telecommunication Union ITU to be incorporated in ITUR 1411 1238

Report on Network performance impact of massive MIMO antenna

Report on Network performance impact of massive MIMO antenna

Report on massive MIMO antenna prototype and characterization

Report on massive MIMO antenna prototype and characterization

Report on the fundamental performance limits of dense 3D mmW SC deployment

Report on the fundamental performance limits of dense 3D millimeter wave small cell deployment

Year 2 project workshop

Year 2 project workshop

Year 3 project workshop

Year 3 project workshop

Year 4 project workshop

Year 4 project workshop

Year 1 project workshop

Year 1 project workshop

WAVECOMBE training school

WAVECOMBE training school on millimeter wave communications

Publications

A ±45º Dual-Polarized Antenna for 5G mmWave Applications Based on Gap Waveguide Technology

Author(s): Alireza Bagheri, Julius Petersson, Abolfazl Haddadi, Andres Alayón Glazunov
Published in: 2019 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP), 2019, ISBN 978-1-7281-5113-7
Publisher: IEEE

Simulation-based Investigation on Spatial Channel Hardening of Massive MIMO in Different Indoor Scenarios and with Different Array Topologies

Author(s): C. Qin, Y. Miao, Y. Gao, J. Chen, J. Zhang, A.A. Glazunov
Published in: 2020 XXXIIIrd General Assembly and Scientific Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science, 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-9-4639-6800-3
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/ursigass49373.2020.9232421

Long Term Rain Attenuation Measurements at Millimeter Wave Bands for Direct and Side Short-Range Fixed Links

Author(s): O. Zahid, J. Huang, S. Salous
Published in: 2020 XXXIIIrd General Assembly and Scientific Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science, 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-9-4639-6800-3
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/ursigass49373.2020.9232024

Wideband Cavity-Backed Slot Subarray Fed by Gap Ridge Waveguide for 5G mmWave Base Station

Author(s): Wai Yan Yong, Abolfazl Haddadi, Alireza Bagheri, Thomas Emanuelsson, Andres Alayón Glazunov
Published in: 2019 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP), 2019, ISBN 978-7-9009-1404-0
Publisher: IEEE

Millimeter-Wave Indoor Directional Propagation Measurements

Author(s): Amar Al-jzari, Sana Salous
Published in: 2021 15th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2021, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-88-31299-02-2
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/eucap51087.2021.9410912

A 2-layer 45° -Slant-Polarised Phased Array Antenna with Baffles Based on Gap Waveguide Technology for mmWave 5G Systems

Author(s): Gerolf Meulman, Alireza Bagheri, Andres Alayon Glazunov
Published in: 2020 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP), 2021, Page(s) 575-576, ISBN 978-4-88552-326-7
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/isap47053.2021.9391397

Multi-band Measurements in Indoor Environments

Author(s): Sana Salous, Amar Al-Jzari, Mohamed Abdulali, Jack Towers
Published in: 2021 15th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2021, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-88-31299-02-2
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/eucap51087.2021.9410968

5G Wideband Magneto-Electric Dipole Antenna Fed by a Single-Layer Corporate-Feed Network based on Ridge Gap Waveguide

Author(s): Wai Yan Yong, Thomas Emanuelsson, Andres Alayon Glazunov
Published in: 2020 14th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-88-31299-00-8
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/eucap48036.2020.9135588

Chamber Array Antenna Layout for Compact OTA Measurements

Author(s): Mohammad Poordaraee, Andres Alayon Glazunov
Published in: 2020 14th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-88-31299-00-8
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/eucap48036.2020.9135200

Long Term Rain Attenuation Measurements for Millimeter Wave Short-range Fixed Links for 5G applications

Author(s): Othman Zahid, Jie Huang, Sana Salous
Published in: Festival of Radio Science (FRSci-2019), UK URSI Symposium 2019, Manchester University, 2019
Publisher: -

Characterisation of conference room environment in the 60 GHz band

Author(s): Amar Al-jzari, Sana Salous
Published in: Festival of Radio Science (FRSci-2019), UK URSI Symposium 2019, 2019
Publisher: -

Wideband H-Slot Antenna Fed by Substrate Integrated Gap Waveguide for mmWave Arrays

Author(s): Ryosuke Kon, Wai Yan Yong, and Andres Alayón Glazunov
Published in: International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, ISAP 2020, 2021, Page(s) 3
Publisher: IEEE

Microstrip to Ridge Gap Waveguide Transition for 28 GHz Steerable Slot Array Antennas

Author(s): Alireza Bagheri, Hanna Karlsson, Carlo Bencivenni, Abolfazl Haddadi, Thomas Emanuelsson, Andres Alayon Glazunov
Published in: 2020 14th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-88-31299-00-8
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/eucap48036.2020.9135076

4 × 4 Magneto-Electric Dipole Array with Single-Layer Corporate-Feed Ridge Gap Waveguide for mmWave Applications

Author(s): Wai Yan Yong, Thomas Emanuelsson, and Andres Alayón Glazunov
Published in: International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, ISAP 2020, 2021, Page(s) 3
Publisher: Virtual Conference

Parameter Optimization for Energy Efficient Indoor Massive MIMO Small Cell Networks

Author(s): Chen Chen, Yan Jiang, Jiliang Zhang, Xiaoli Chu, Jie Zhang
Published in: 2020 IEEE 91st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2020-Spring), 2020, Page(s) 1-5, ISBN 978-1-7281-5207-3
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/vtc2020-spring48590.2020.9129437

Irregular MultiFocal Reflector for Efficient mmWave Propagation in Indoor Enviroments

Author(s): J. Samuel Romero-Pena, Narcis Cardona
Published in: 2020 14th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2020, Page(s) 1-5, ISBN 978-88-31299-00-8
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/eucap48036.2020.9136074

Clutter Loss Measurements and Modeling at 26 GHz Band

Author(s): J. Huang, O. Zahid, S. Salous
Published in: 2020 XXXIIIrd General Assembly and Scientific Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science, 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-9-4639-6800-3
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/ursigass49373.2020.9232316

Plane Wave Synthesis with Irregular Chamber Planar Antenna Arrays for Compact OTA Measurements

Author(s): Mohammad Poordaraee, A. Alayón Glazunov
Published in: 2019 13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 31 March-5 April 2019, 2019, Page(s) 1-5, ISBN 978-88-907018-8-7
Publisher: IEEE

High Gain, Wideband Grid Array Antenna for 28 GHz 5G Base Station

Author(s): Wai Yan Yong, Andrés Alayón Glazunov
Published in: 2019 13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 31 March-5 April 2019, 2019, Page(s) 1-5, ISBN 978-88-907018-8-7
Publisher: IEEE

Applicability Limits of Simplified Human Blockage Models at 5G mm-Wave Frequencies

Author(s): J. Samuel Romero-Peña, Narcís Cardona
Published in: 2019 13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 31 March-5 April 2019, 2019, Page(s) 1-5, ISBN 978-88-907018-8-7
Publisher: IEEE

Comparison of Optimization Methods for Aerial Base Station Placement with Users Mobility

Author(s): Danaisy Prado, Saul Inca, David Martin-Sacristan, Jose F. Monserrat
Published in: 2019 European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC), 18-21 June 2019, 2019, Page(s) 485-489, ISBN 978-1-7281-0546-8
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/eucnc.2019.8802053

Multi-Power-Level Beam Sensing-Throughput Tradeoff in Millimeter Wave Multi-User Scenario

Author(s): Yixin Zhang, Sai Huang, Zhengyu Zhu, Di Zhang, Yue Gao, Zhiyong Feng
Published in: 2018 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), 2018, Page(s) 1-6, ISBN 978-1-5386-4727-1
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/glocom.2018.8647364

Characterization of Indoor Environment in the 60 GHz band

Author(s): Amar Al-jzari, Jack Towers, Sana Salous
Published in: 2020 XXXIIIrd General Assembly and Scientific Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science, 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-9-4639-6800-3
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/ursigass49373.2020.9232213

mmWave Array Antenna based on Gap Waveguide Technology for 5G Applications

Author(s): Alireza Bagheri, Carlo Bencivenni, Andrés Alayón Glazunov
Published in: 2019 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), 2019
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/iceaa.2019.8878978

Channel Modelling based on Game Engines Light Physics for mmW in Indoor Scenarios

Author(s): Saul Inca, Danaisy Prado, David Martin-Sacristan, Jose F. Monserrat
Published in: 2020 14th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2020, Page(s) 1-5, ISBN 978-88-31299-00-8
Publisher: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/eucap48036.2020.9135755

On the Performance of Indoor Multi-storey Small-cell Networks

Author(s): Chen Chen, Yixin Zhang, Jiliang Zhang, Xiaoli Chu, Jie Zhang
Published in: IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2020, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 1536-1276
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/twc.2020.3032740

Tractable performance analysis of small‐cell networks with a novel bounded path loss model

Author(s): Chen Chen, Songjiang Yang, Jiliang Zhang, Xiaoli Chu, Jie Zhang
Published in: Electronics Letters, 56/2, 2020, Page(s) 105-107, ISSN 1350-911X
Publisher: The Institution of Engineering and Technology
DOI: 10.1049/el.2019.3299

Effects of Wall Reflection on the Per-Antenna Power Distribution of ZF-Precoded ULA for Indoor mmWave MU-MIMO Transmissions

Author(s): Yixin Zhang, Jiliang Zhang, Xiaoli Chu, Jie Zhang
Published in: IEEE Communications Letters, 25/1, 2021, Page(s) 13-17, ISSN 1089-7798
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/lcomm.2020.3022914

A Bandwidth-Enhanced Cavity-Backed Slot Array Antenna for mmWave Fixed-Beam Applications

Author(s): Wai Yan Yong, Abolfazl Haddadi, Thomas Emanuelsson, Andres Alayon Glazunov
Published in: IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 19/11, 2020, Page(s) 1924-1928, ISSN 1536-1225
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/lawp.2020.3022988

How Friendly Are Building Materials as Reflectors to Indoor LOS MIMO Communications?

Author(s): Yixin Zhang, Chen Chen, Songjiang Yang, Jiliang Zhang, Xiaoli Chu, Jie Zhang
Published in: IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 7/9, 2020, Page(s) 9116-9127, ISSN 2327-4662
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/jiot.2020.3004008

Millimeter-wave Human Blockage Model Enhancements for Directional Antennas and Multiple Blockers

Author(s): Danaisy Prado-Alvarez, Saul Inca, David Martin-Sacristan, Jose F. Monserrat
Published in: IEEE Communications Letters, 2021, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 1089-7798
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/lcomm.2021.3095617

Lower-Bound Capacity-Based Wireless Friendliness Evaluation for Walls as Reflectors

Author(s): Yixin Zhang, Jiliang Zhang, Xiaoli Chu, Jie Zhang
Published in: IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting, 2021, Page(s) 1-8, ISSN 0018-9316
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tbc.2021.3113283

On the Optimal Base-station Height in mmWave Small-cell Networks Considering Cylindrical Blockage Effects

Author(s): Chen Chen, Jiliang Zhang, Xiaoli Chu, Jie Zhang
Published in: IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2021, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 0018-9545
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tvt.2021.3098626