Program

8:45 am - 9:00 am -- Opening remarks

9:00 am - 10:00 am -- Keynote address

Defining the Future of Multi-Gigabit mmWave Wireless Communications

Ali S. Sadri, Chairman and President of WiGig Alliance

10:00 am - 10:30 am -- Break

10:30 am - Noon -- Session 1: Coding and Beamforming

Session Chair: Ada Poon (Stanford University, USA)

Efficient Codebook-Based Symbol-Wise Beamforming for Millimiter-Wave WPAN System, Hyun-Ho Lee, Young-Chai Ko (Korea University, Korea)

Fast Beam Training for mmWave Communication System: from Algorithm to Circuits, Y. Ming Tsang, Saihua Lin, Ada S. Y. Poon (Stanford University, USA)

Adaptive Beamforming for 60 GHz Radios: Challenges and Preliminary Solutions, Kishore Ramachandran, Narayan Prasad (NEC Labs America, USA), Kenichi Hosoya, Kenichi Maruhashi (NEC Corporation, Japan), Sampath Rangarajan (NEC Labs America, USA)

LDPC Code Set for mmWave Communication, Andrew Blanksby, Ba-Zhong Shen (Broadcom Corporation, USA), Jason Trachewsky (Passif Semiconductor Corporation, USA)

Noon - 1:30 pm -- Lunch

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm--Session 2: mmWave modeling and implementation challenges

Session Chair: Mona Hella (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA)

Statistical Modeling of Fading and Diversity for Outdoor 60 GHz Channels, Hong Zhang, Upamanyu Madhow (University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)

Effect of Device Mobility and Phased Array Antennas on 60 GHz Wireless Networks, Minyoung Park, Helen Kankan Pan (Intel Corporation, USA)

On the Feasibility of Spatial Multiplexing for Indoor 60 GHz Communication, Eric G. Torkildson, Upamanyu Madhow, Mark J. W. Rodwell (University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)

Systematic Design of mm-Wave PLLs Based on N-Push Oscillators, Burak Catli, Mona Hella (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA)

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm -- Break

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm -- Session 3: mmwave Networks and Applications

Session Chair: Upamanyu Madhow (University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)

IEEE 802.11ad: Introduction and Performance Evaluation of the First Multi-Gbps WiFi Technology, Carlos Cordeiro, Dmitry Akhmetov, Minyoung Park (Intel Corporation, USA)

A Dual-band Architecture for Multi-Gbps Communication in 60 GHz Multi-hop Networks, Ketan Mandke, Scott Nettles (University of Texas at Austin, USA)

Support of High-Performance I/O Protocols over mmWave Networks, Bahareh Sadeghi (Intel Corporation, USA), Bart Vertenten (NXP Semiconductors, Belgium) Dmitry Akhmetov (Intel Corporation, USA)

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm -- Panel

5:30 pm--Adjourn