25th International Conference on Optical Network Design and Modelling (ONDM-2021) is orga­nized by the Optical Networks group at Chalmers (Prof. Paolo Monti, et al). The venue is Gothenburg on 30-May – 3-June 2021. IEEE Photonics Society Sweden Chapter will sponsor the Best Paper and Best Poster Awards ONDM-2021 addresses cutting-edge research in established areas of… Read more

Women-in-STEM event @ CSW-2021

As a part of the Compound Semiconductor Week (CSW-2021) Prof. Qin Wang (RISE/KTH) is organizing a Women-in-STEM symposium with a number of invited international speakers. The event is sponsored by IEEE Sweden Section, as well as IEEE Photonics Society Sweden Chapter through IEEE Chapter Grants. The CSW 2021 venue is at the Münchenbryggeriet in Stockholm on 9-13 May-2021 (the… Read more

Printed Electronics – Small Inks, Big Sustainability

KTH Docent Seminar Speaker: Jiantong Li, KTH EECS Abstract Due to their unique two-dimensional atomic crystal structure, graphene and its analogues often simultaneously possess multiple excellent properties to enable novel applications that can hardly be realized by traditional materials. On the other hand, various ink-based printing techniques have become more and more popular in electronics… Read more

Webinar: Metamaterials for Photonics

On behalf of the IEEE Photonics Society Sweden Chapter Board, I am delighted to invite you to a webinar on Metamaterials for Photonics. Prof. Philippe Tassin (Chalmers) and Prof. Qin Wang (RISE/KTH) will give an introduction to metamaterials and its applications to IR detection/sensing. The webinar will take place on 8-Dec-2020. Time: 15:00 – 16:00… Read more

IEEE VTS Workshop on Wireless Vehicular Communications, Online, 8th December, 2020

8 December, 2020 Online, Zoom
9.00 Online virtual coffee
9.30 Augmented Vehicle Localisation using Wireless Infrastructure, Paul D. Alexander, Cohda Wireless, Australia
11.00 Hybrid Analog-Digital Combiner for V2V Broadcast Communication, Chouaib Bencheikh Lehocine, Chalmers University of Technology
11.30 Lunch on your own
13.00 Full stack C-ITS V2X simulations with 3D realistic physical behavior, Aleksei Fedorov, Lund University
13.30 Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication for Safe and Fuel-Efficient Platooning, Galina Sidorenko, Halmstad University
14.00 Design and Performance of Congestion-Aware Collective Perception, Quentin Delooz, Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt, Germany
14.30 Coffee, zoom room is opened
15.15 Teleoperated driving, or remote-controlled driving: challenges and opportunities, Arrate Alonso Gómez, Mondragon Unibertsitatea, Spain
15.45 Evolution of short-range wireless technologies for automotive applications, Ioannis Sarris, u-blox, Greece
16.15 Closing

Breakfast seminar in functional Safety “Software & Safety”

IEEE/Semcon Breakfast Seminar: Software & Safety – If the challenges make an L3 (or L4) vehicle more of L2+, can it still be safe and ”good enough”? Prof. Dr. Viacheslav Izosimov Senior Expert Embedded Systems and Functional Safety, Semcon Dual M.Sc., PhD in Computer Systems from Linköping University, Docent in Machine Design from KTH Royal Institute of Technology,… Read more

Research plans and needs for the Nordic transmission-system operators

Presentation: 00_Introduction_Bollen 01_Fingrid_R&D_plans_Matilainen 02_Statnett_R&D_plans_Berlijn 02_Svk_R&D_plans_Ericson   There were 109 participants who signed up for the event, out of those 60 were IEEE members. agenda_201111_SR Research plans and needs for the Nordic transmission-system operators    Luleå University of Technology and IEEE Sweden, 11 November 2020, via Teams. Registration (by November 4th) on https://simplesignup.se/private_event/173568/d361cfe70a   There  is … Read more


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IEEE Sweden MN2020-Q3

Dear IEEE Members, I hope you and your loved ones are healthy and doing fine in these tough times with the pandemic. The Newsletter gives a summary of our past, present and future activities. Check it out. In the midst of many activities, the Section will have elections for 2021 soon and if you are… Read more

8th Swedish Workshop on Data Science, submission deadline extended

SweDS brings together researchers and practitioners of data science working in a variety of academic, commercial, industrial, or other sectors. In the past the workshop has included presentations from a variety of domains, e.g., computer science, linguistics, economics, archaeology, environmental science, education, journalism, medicine, health-care, biology, sociology, psychology, history, physics, chemistry, geography, forestry, design, and… Read more