ThoR workshop 20-Sep-2019

Workshop on TeraHertz end-to-end wireless systems
supporting ultra high data Rate applications (ThoR)

FRI 20-Sep-2019
Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan
Nishi-Waseda Campus (Room 04/05 2F, Building 63)

The ThoR project is hosting a free workshop at Waseda University to present the latest progress on THz communications systems. In addition to a full programme of presentations from the consortium and guest speakers (see below) there will be a opportunities for networking, a poster session and small exhibition area.

Registration
If you would like to attend this event, please send an email to:
thor-workshop@list.waseda.jp

Workshop Organizer       
Waseda Research Institute for Science and Engineering
Optics for Photonic Networks Research Group, Optical Society of Japan  

Technical Co-Sponsors
IEICE Technical Committee on Microwave Photonics
Terahertz Systems Consortium

Admission Free!

Programme

[Subject to change.]

10:30Opening Address and Overview of ThoR
Thomas Kürner, Technische Universität Braunschweig
Tetsuya Kawanishi, Waseda University
11:00Keynote #1
National Research Projects on THz technologies in Japan
Akifumi Kasamatsu, National Research Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan.
11:40Keynote #2
Technology Trends toward Beyond 5G
Yoji Kishi, KDDI Research
12:20 Lunch & Exhibition
14:00Overall System Design and Scenarios for Demonstrations
Petr Jurcik, Deutsche Telekom
14:25Network interface and mm-wave IF
Yigal Leiba, Siklu
14:50300 GHz RF front-end
Guillaume Ducournau, University of Lille/ IEMN Laboratory
15:15Coffee break & Exhibition
16:00THz propagation antennas (including THz standardization)
Akihito Hirata, Chiba Institute of Technology
16:25High-speed THz transmission (including Thor 1st DEMO)
Shintaro Histake, Gifu University
16:50Coffee break & Exhibition
17:15Panel discussion on role of THz in 6G
17:55Closing Remarks
Thomas Kürner, Technische Universität Braunschweig
Tetsuya Kawanishi, Waseda University
18:00Reception

Posters

P-1 Automatic Planning of 300 GHz Backhaul Links
Thomas Kürner, Technische Universität Braunschweig
P-2 Regulatory Aspects for THz Communications
Thomas Kürner, Technische Universität Braunschweig
P-3 Antenna and propagation study for THz Communications
Akihito Hirata, Chiba Institute of Technology
P-4 THz Travelling-wave tube amplifier [TBC]
Kunio Tsutaki, Shizuoka University