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Release of Deliverable D2.1 addendum: Waveform design for low-power ultra-high data rate systems

This technical document gives complementary results to deliverable D2.1, regarding the definition and test of innovative energy-efficient sub-THz  modulation schemes (index modulation in the filter domain). In the previous deliverable D2.1, we investigated the spatial Index Modulation (IM) domain and mainly Generalized Spatial Modulation (GSM)-based schemes to achieve low-power ultra-high wireless rates in sub-THz bands.…
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A GDR-ISIS day on “Enabling technologies for (sub)-TeraHertz communications” – Virtual event on the 20th May 2021 supported by BRAVE

Sub-Terahertz (sub-THz) and Terahertz (THz) technologies, which are often referred as beyond-5G communication, are today attracting a great interest from both academia and industry. The transmission of information in the spectrum above 90GHz, up to 300GHz allows the use of huge bandwidths, from ones to tens of GHz. As the millimetre-wave communication systems will become…
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PhD defense of Majed Saad, Novel Index Modulation techniques for low-power Wireless Terabits system in sub-Terahertz bands

Majed Saad defended his PhD thesis on Tuesday, December 15 at CentraleSupélec. The research leading to these results received funding from the French National Research Agency (ANR-17-CE25-0013) within the frame of the BRAVE project, CentraleSupélec, Lebanese International University (LIU), and Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS)-France. Wireless Terabits per second (Tbps) link is needed…
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Release of Deliverable D2.1: Propagation channel model and RF impairments definition and Waveform design

BRAVE partners are proud to release their second deliverable regarding the sub-THz PHYsical layer modeling and design: D2.1, Propagation channel model and RF impairments definition and Waveform design. This technical deliverable D2.1, provides valuable results on propagation channel and RF impairments modelling, proposed waveform, related transceiver architecture/algorithm and initial performance evaluation. A first and very…
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PhD defense of Simon Bicaïs, Design of the Physical Layer for Future Sub-TeraHertz Communication Systems

Simon Bicaïs defended his PhD thesis on Thursday, November 12 at the CEA-Leti. Part of the work was founded by the ANR-Brave project. Slides are available here. To deploy high-rate wireless services, future communication networks envisage the use of wide frequency bands. Still, the usual frequency bands in the sub-6 GHz spectrum are extremely limited…
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Workshop on Enabling Technologies for Terahertz Communications (ETTCOM)

The BRAVE partners are proud to co-organize the ETTCOM workshop (Enabling Technologies for Terahertz Communications) in partnership with the EPIC H2020 project and ISEP engineering school. The full-day workshop will take place on the 31st of August as part of the international IEEE PIMRC conference (Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications). The workshop will…
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White paper on broadband connectivity in 6G published: BRAVE inside

A white paper on broadband connectivity in 6G has been recently published by an international consortium of academic and industrial expert entities. This white paper explores the road to implementing broadband connectivity in future 6G wireless systems. The BRAVE partners have actively contributed the white paper (regarding use cases and THz communications perspective) through the dissemination of…
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Sub-THz mesh backhaul

The long-term limitations of 5G standards are stressed already by the telecommunication industry and community research , for e.g. the delivery of ultra-low-latency broadband services, or the emergence of ubiquitous intelligence [1]. Next-generation wireless networks are imagined to be faster (1 Tbps for instance), more reactive (sub-ms latency), ultra-reliable and denser, thus allowing for very…
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Call of Paper for International Workshop ETTCOM

PIMRC 2020 host the International Workshop on Enabling Technologies for Terahertz Communications (ETTCOM), in London, UK, 31 August 2020. The workshop is supported by BRAVE. The deadline for paper submission is 24 April 2020. The call for papers can be downloaded here. We are inviting all researchers with innovative results onTHz communications to consider this call. TeraHertz…
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Release of Deliverable D1.1: Preliminary status on Regulation

BRAVE partners are proud to release their new deliverable D1.1 on the Spectrum regulation status. Apprehension of the spectrum regulations evolution to support new telecommunication usage in millimetre-wave and sub-THz frequency ranges requires a general understanding of the spectrum management framework at global, regional and national levels. Deliverable D1.1 provides an overview of the main regulatory…
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