Facilities and equipment

The Centre for Intelligent Antenna and Radio systens consists of six interconnected indoor laboratories, on outdoor lab, and a highly advanced computational facility.

electromagnetic radiation lab

ERL Lab: Anechoic Chamber

Frequency Range: 500 MHz to 110 GHz; Planar/Cylindrical/Spherical Far-field Systems, Far-field System, EMC-EMI Test

Location: E5 Room 1018

Near-Field measurement setup

ERL Lab: Near-Field Measurement

Frequency range: 2 GHz-1.1 THz, 6' Planar scanning aperture span

Location: E5 Room 1018

RF/Microwave lab

RF/Microwave, Millimeter and Sub-Millimeter-Wave System Lab 

Frequency Range: 50 MHz to 1.1THz; 4-port PNAX-based Network analyzer, PSA spectrum/signal analysis, programmable signal generator, noise figure characterization.

Location: E5 Room 4031

    thz photonics lab

    THz-Photonics Lab

    Frequency range: GHz to THz; CW/pulse THz signal generation/characterization using in-house photo-mixing system, wide-band/narrow-band THz spectroscopy and imaging, quasi-optical BWO characterization setup

    Location: E5 4034

    On-chip Antenna Measurement

    On-Chip Antenna Measurement Lab

    Frequency range: GHz to THz, on-chip/off-chip wafer probing, on-chip antenna pattern measurement

    Location: E5 4034

    rapid prototyping lab

    Rapid Prototyping Lab (RPL)

    Laser-based planar circuit/antenna fabrication high precision circuit printing on flexible substrate, multi-layer circuit and planar antenna array fabrication using milling machine, high precision miniaturized circuit and micro-system assembly

    Location: E5 Room 4001

     

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      High Performance Computational Facility

      Advanced multi-core parallel computing platform, all main stream software packages, in-house  computational EM software tools

      vehicular mobile radio network lab

      Vehicular Mobile Radio Network Lab and Outdoor Test Road Track

      Car-to-car/car-to-roadside radio network measurement, realistic Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) simulation and test, vehicular sensor network characterization, simulation and test of electronic toll plaza vehicle tracking/identification using advancing intelligent antenna/radio systems

      Location: off-campus