Topics

Topics include, but will not be limited to: Small antennas, Innovative structures, and Applications

Small antennas

Adaptive (smart) arrays, Antennas for 5G communications, Antenna measurements, Antennas on/in IC packages, Body-Centric Antennas, Broadband antennas, Conformal antennas, Magnetic Nanoparticles, Graphene or Carbon nanotubes in Antennas, Measurements for SAR of handheld devices, MEMS/nano technology for antennas, Millimeter-wave/Terahertz antennas, Modeling and simulations, Non-Foster/active elements, On-chip antennas, Reconfigurable antennas, Reflectarrays, Ultra-wideband (UWB) antennas, Wearable antennas, 3D printed antennas and structures

Innovative structures

Analysis and design of EM materials, Artificial magnetic conductors (AMC), Electromagnetic anisotropy, Electromagnetic bandgap (EBG) structures, Frequency selective surfaces (FSS), Fractal Structures, Single and double negative metamaterials, Electromagnetic Skins: Epidermal, Flexible and Stretchable Antennas, Sensing Substrates, Automotive systems, Biomedical and Healthcare Applications, Bluetooth/WLAN (PDAs, laptops), Energy harvesting, Hyperthermia and RF Ablation, Satellite navigation systems, Medical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications, Millimeter-wave/terahertz communications and imaging, MIMO systems

Applications

RFID antennas and Wireless Sensing systems, Software-defined / cognitive radio, Satellite communications, UWB communications, WBAN systems, Wireless communication systems (handheld devices, base stations), Wireless power transmission and harvesting for implanted systems, 5G communication systems, Simultaneous transmit and receive systems, Antenna measurements