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Special Issue "Advances in Antenna and Sensors System"

A special issue of Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220). This special issue belongs to the section "Sensor Networks".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 December 2022) | Viewed by 399

Special Issue Editors

LEME, UPL, Université Paris Nanterre, F92410 Ville d’Avray, France
Interests: metamaterials; metasurfaces; transformation optics; antennas; lenses; orbital angular momentum; holographic imaging; 3D printing; materials characterization
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LEME, UPL, Université Paris Nanterre, F92410 Ville d’Avray, France
Interests: metasurface; metamaterial; antenna

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

With the advent of new communication technologies such as 5G and 6G and the Internet of Things (IoT and M-to-M), the needs for the development of new, connected, embedded systems have increased. Among these needs, we can identify the development of new architectures of connected sensors, which have experienced unprecedented growth these last few decades. Indeed, sensors that were formerly used as a simple module in a circuit and that allowed measuring a particular physical quantity have today become fully fledged autonomous systems integrating intelligent functionalities of monitoring, self-calibration, and even decision making. We thus find these autonomous devices almost everywhere today, namely in home automation, industrial, aeronautical applications, etc. Therefore, the needs in terms of developing new, high-performance, autonomous sensors that do not require a lot of energy to operate are constantly increasing.

Furthermore, antennas, which are essential components of any wireless communication system, require adaptation for these new architectures and these new communication technologies. Therefore, new antennas incorporating features such as multiple input and multiple output (MIMO), beamforming, and beam steering capabilities that go far beyond what is achievable with conventional antennas need to be developed.

For this purpose, this Special Issue proposes to focus on new architectures of advanced sensor and antenna systems in a broad sense, which will cover the following areas but not be limited to:

  • IoT architectures;
  • Sensor physics;
  • Antenna for sensors;
  • Antenna for IoTs and M-to-M;
  • Connected sensors;
  • Embedded antennas;
  • Low energy sensors;
  • Mmwave antenna;
  • Antenna for 5G and 6G;
  • Energy harvesting;
  • Reconfigurable antennas.

Dr. Shah Nawaz Burokur
Dr. Badreddine Ratni
Guest Editors

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  • IoT architectures
  • sensor physics
  • antenna for sensors
  • antenna for IoTs and M-to-M
  • connected sensors
  • embedded antennas
  • low energy sensors
  • mmwave antenna
  • antenna for 5G and 6G
  • energy harvesting
  • reconfigurable antennas

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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