January 2021 Luncheon Meeting

Friday, January 22, 2021

Design of Synchronized SFN for Maxxcasting/Zonecasting

Bert Goldman, President of Goldman Engineering Management

Bert Goldman will give a tutorial on the design of synchronized SFN (or Maxxcasting) which Geo has deployed in several places and then discuss the Zonecasting design which is based upon Maxxcasting as the foundation.

Mr. Goldman is…
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May, 2019 Luncheon Meeting

Friday, May 17, 2019

Use of drone based technology for antenna system assessments

Gary Cavell and John Kean of Cavell, Mertz, & Associates

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) based systems will be explained for use in antenna pattern, RF measurements and IR (thermal) imaging.

Techniques and challenges of drone technology for RF and antenna measurements will…
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November 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Spectrum Sharing:
Why Troposcatter Matters

Andrew Clegg,
Spectrum Engineering Lead at Google

Shared spectrum is the new mantra, but aggregate interference is the common refrain.  We’ll explore at a high level why long distance propagation prediction is becoming a critical, yet poorly-constrained, limit on spectrum sharing.

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May 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Friday, May 18, 2018

Streamlining the FM Translator Rules

Larry Walke Associate General Counsel,
National Association of Broadcasters

Mr. Walke will give a presentation on the recent FCC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Streamlining the FM Translator Rules.

The growth in the number of FM translator stations has led to an increasing…
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