Sensing the environment with a miniaturised mm-wave radar module

Speaker: Wim Van Thillo, Program Director Perceptive Systems Company/ Institute: imec Event: 20th work meeting Date: 8 December 2015 Abstract: Imec develops a millimeter-wave radar module, capable of detecting the position, direction and relative speed of objects in its environment. We discuss the underlying technology, and present a diverse range of possible applications. Slides: available […]

Next-generation positioning: a new Wi-Fi standard amendment in the making

Speaker: Andre Bourdoux, Principal Scientist, imec Company/ Institute: imec Event: 20th work meeting Date: 8 December 2015 Abstract: In the future WiFi products will possibly include embedded technology for (more accurate) positioning. In this talk we discuss the ongoing standardisation effort in the IEEE 802.11 NGP (Next Generation Positioning) project, including the targets, the timeline, […]

yooBee, Blooloc’s technology for accurate indoor positioning of smartphones and active tags

Speaker: Dirk Callaerts, CEO BlooLoc Company/ Institute: BlooLoc Event: 20th work meeting Date: 8 December 2015 Abstract: With yooBee, BlooLoc has a technology for accurate indoor positioning of smartphones and active tags. yooBee is tuned for a range of applications, such as large venue navigation, person and asset tracking, person flow analysis for retail applications. yooBee […]

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20th Work Meeting: Wireless Technologies for Indoor/Outdoor Localisation

8 December 2015 at imec – Leuven Wireless Technologies for Indoor/Outdoor Localisation Join this 20th workshop of the Wireless Community and get an extensive overview of existing and emerging technologies for indoor/outdoor localisation and tracking. Experts from both industry and academia will explain the concepts behind the localisation technologies such as received signal strengths, time-of-flight, […]

19th Work Meeting: Experimental Facilities for Robust Wireless Solutions

29 October 2015 at imec – Leuven How open wireless experimental facilities can help to develop robust wireless solutions Wireless solutions often experience reduced performance , due to inefficient spectrum usage, competition with other wireless solutions or due to interference. More intelligent configurations based on the cognitive radio concept can boost wireless performance. This workshop […]