mmWave Guru & Industry Visionary on 5G Future
Key voice in 5G R&D on anticipated applications and flexible spectrum use - Q&A with NYU's Rappaport
- Microwave Journal for Telecom Engine October 30th, 2016
- Source: http://www.telecomengine.com/article/mmwave-guru-industry-visionary-5g-future
On July 14, 2016 the FCC adopted new rules for wireless broadband operations above 24 GHz, making the U.S. the first country to make this spectrum available and leapfrogging other nations in the race for 5G mmWave technology. We thought this was a perfect time to talk with Theodore (Ted) Rappaport, Professor at NYU and the Founding Director of NYU Wireless, who was the first to prove that mmWave technologies were viable for cellular communications.