CWC News

5G Insights and Trends

Sunday, November 1, 2015

by Shannon Prior

The Center for Wireless Communications’ research review, held on Oct. 30, 2015, at UC San Diego, aimed to ignite conversation around industry insights and trends as well as the opportunities and challenges inherent to the CWC’s future work in wireless initiatives,  while also considering the future impact of Mobile Health and IoT.

Mobile Health, the at-home clinic

Friday, October 30, 2015

by Shannon Prior

Mobile technology adoption -- from mobile applications to wearable devices -- has been growing exponentially in the healthcare ecosystem in recent years.. Researchers at the University of California San Diego Center for Wireless Communications aim to leverage technology that already exists within the wireless ecosystem to deepen the remote doctor/patient interaction. With wireless infrastructure already in place globally, the hope is to identify, treat, and manage disease in every country with the aid of the at-home clinic, by way of the smartphone. 

With this new universal wireless charger, compatibility won't be an issue

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Engineers develop a new technology for concurrently powering multiple devices that support different wireless standards

A wireless charger that’s compatible with different consumer electronics from different brands is one step closer to becoming a reality thanks to research by electrical engineers at the University of California, San Diego.

New Frontiers of Cognitive Networking

Monday, September 21, 2015

Most of us use many devices — perhaps too many — throughout the day: A smartphone at home and then at the cafe around the corner, a laptop computer at work and maybe a tablet or e-reader in the evening. That's not counting all of the other possible "smart" devices at our fingertips, such as health monitors, fitness trackers and smart watches.

5G Wireless Forum: The Promise and the Peril of Future Wireless Systems

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The format for the recent 5G Forum on Next-Generation Wireless Systems and Applications, held at the University of California, San Diego, was a reflection of the two poles — the promise and the peril — that define the future of wireless technology.