Terahertz imaging and spectroscopy

Speaker: Marion Matters Company/ Institute: TU Eindhoven Event: 14th work meeting – Remote Sensing Technologies Date: 10 December 2013 Abstract: In this presentation we discuss systems and applications for generating 3D images using very-high-frequency radio signals. Research in such systems is in the early stage worldwide, but we expect this technology to enable many applications in gaming, security, […]

THz imaging in CMOS at KU Leuven: status and some examples

Speaker: Patrick Reynaert and Wouter Steyaert Company/ Institute: KU Leuven ESAT Event: 14th work meeting – Remote Sensing Technologies Date: 10 December 2013 Abstract: This presentation will present the recent progress at KU Leuven ESAT-MICAS in the field of THz imaging with CMOS. A 0.55THz signal generator in 40nm CMOS with an on-chip antenna will be presented. The challenges […]

Trends in signal processing for automotive radar systems

Speaker: Feike Jansen Company/ Institute: NXP Semiconductors Event: 14th work meeting – Remote Sensing Technologies Date: 10 December 2013 Abstract: In an effort to lower traffic accidents car manufacturers and regulatory organizations are proposing new advanced driver assistance systems such blind spot monitors and automatic emergency braking systems.  Automotive radar is a key enabling technology of these systems due […]

CMOS-based millimeter-wave sensing: technology and applications

Speaker: Wim Van Thillo Company/ Institute: Imec Event: 14th work meeting – Remote Sensing Technologies Date: 10 December 2013 Abstract: Today already car radars save countless lives every year by preventing road accidents. In the near future, the 79 GHz frequency band will add high-resolution radar capabilities, further increasing safety and comfort of all road users including the […]