The research areas of our Communication Systems Group include the design, analysis and optimisation of future communication systems and networks.
Recent emphasis concentrates on:
- 5G Mobile Wireless Communication Systems
- Green Communications
- Cognitive Radio Networks
- Intelligent Wireless Communication Techniques
- Heterogeneous Networks
- Small Cells
- Massive MIMO
- Advanced Network Coding
- Cross-layer Design
- Machine Learning, AI and Big Data Analytics for Communication Networks
- Millimetre Wave Communications
The group's Wireless Broadband Laboratory owns £1 million worth of wireless network development and testing equipment donated by Cobham plc as well as state-of-the-art software defined radio development facilities.
These facilities provide unique testbed for leading research in Future Wireless Communications, Intelligent and Cognitive Radio technologies and IoT research.