2021 CWC Virtual Research Review


Zoom Details Coming Soon!


Theresa Lachman  tlachman@eng.ucsd.edu



Welcome and Overview

Sujit Dey, Director, Center for Wireless Communications

Bill Lin, Chair, ECE Department



Session 1:  Circuits and Techniques for 5G and 6G Mobile Communications



Spectral Breathing and its Mitigation in Digital Fractional-N PLLs


Ian Galton


Dual-band/Dual-beam 28/39 GHz Phased-Arrays for Carrier Aggregation

Gabriel Rebeiz


High Efficiency Power Amplifiers for Sub-6 GHz and Mm-wave Applications

Peter Asbeck, Hanh-Phuc Le


LNAs for Ultra-Low Power IoT Radios

Drew Hall


Enabling Micro-power Standards-compatible Wi-Fi Over 10s of Meters via MIMO Backscatter Techniques

Patrick Mercier


Session 2:  Smart and Connected Vehicles and Roads: Data Fusion, mmWave, MMIMO


SM3D: Simultaneous Monocular Mapping and 3D Detection

Runfa Li (Advisor Truong Nguyen)


Bad Weather Sensing with Camera and Radar Fusion

Dinesh Bharadia


Low Overhead Codebook Design for mmWave Roadside Units Placed at Smart Intersections

Bryse Flowers (Advisors Sujit Dey and Xinyu Zhang


Channel Estimation and Modeling for mmWave Systems with Limited Sensing

Bhaskar Rao


Session 3:  New Initiatives


Robust mmWave Networking Through BS Cooperation, Opportunistic Relays and Erasure Coding

Sujit Dey  


Towards Self-supervised Super-Resolution Ambient Intelligence Using Wireless Signals

Xinyu Zhang 


Towards Deployable 5G mmWave V2X: Programmable Testbed Development, Measurements and Enhancements

Sujit Dey, Vikas Choudhary (Peregrine Semiconductor)


RF Radiation Safety in 5G Networks: Modeling and Field Testing

Xinyu Zhang


Collaborative Vehicular Perception with C-V2X: Challenges, Technologies and Testbed

Sabur Baidya, Jim Misener, Qualcomm


Virtual Poster Session



Board of Directors Meeting  (private)













Poster Title

Additional Authors or N/A


Zoom Link

Shih-Kai Kuo Improving the Range of Wi-Fi Backscatter via a Passive Retro-Reflective Single-Side-Band-Modulating MIMO Array and Non-Absorbing Termination M. Meng, M. Dunna, H. Yu, D. Bharadia, P.P. Mercier Patrick Mercier https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/6816737981
Yiqian  Wang Learning to Correct Axial Motion in OCT for 3D Retinal Imaging Alexandra Warter, Melina Cavichini-Cordeiro, William R. Freeman, Dirk-Uwe G. Bartsch, Truong Q. Nguyen, Cheolhong An Truong Nguyen https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/6539978953
Shiwei  Jin Triplet Differential Gaze Estimation Network with Ocular Counter-Rolling Compensation Ji Dai Truong Nguyen https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/93660151831
Kien  Nguyen In Defense of Scene Graphs for Image Captioning Subarna Tripathi, Bang Du, Tanaya Guha, Truong Nguyen Truong Nguyen https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/8060743133
Aditya  Sant General Total Variation Regularized Sparse Bayesian Learning for Robust Block-Sparse Signal Recovery Markus Leinonen, Bhaskar D. Rao Bhaskar D. Rao https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/97582885754
Tim  Woodford LiDAR-driven mmWave Beam Management Xinyu Zhang, Eugene Chai, Karthik Sundaresan, Amir Khojastepour Xinyu Zhang https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/96309414263
Jiannan  Huang High Dynamic Range VCO-based Sensor Front-end IC Patrick P. Mercier Patrick P. Mercier ucsd.zoom.us/j/94322974850
Ish  Jain Adaptive 360o Video Streaming Over a Wireless Link Tian Qiu, Raini Wu Dinesh Bharadia, Pamela Cosman https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/92707630749
Shufan  Wang 32-Element 28/39 GHz Dual-Band Dual-Polarized Phased Array Design Zhe Zhang Gabriel M. Rebeiz https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/7257175254
Kun  Qian Robust Multimodal Vehicle Detection in Foggy Weather using Complementary Lidar and Radar Signals Shilin Zhu, Xinyu Zhang Xinyu Zhang https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/93002968219
Govind Ravikumar  Gopal Access Point Placement for Hybrid UAV-Terrestrial Small-Cell Networks Bhaskar D. Rao, Gabriel Porto Villardi Bhaskar D. Rao https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/95740487828
Rohan R.  Pote A Novel Bayesian Approach for the Two-Dimensional Harmonic Retrieval Problem Bhaskar D. Rao Bhaskar D. Rao https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/93779053289
Jared   Leitner Classification of Patient Recovery from COVID-19 Symptoms using Consumer Wearables and Machine Learning Alexander Behnke, Po-Han Chiang, Michele Ritter, MD, Sujit Dey Sujit Dey https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/92764899318
Agrim  Gupta WiForce: Wireless Sensing and Localization of Contact Forces on a Space Continuum Cédric Girerd, Manideep Dunna, Qiming Zhang, Raghav Subbaraman, Tania Morimoto, and Dinesh Bharadia Dinesh Bharadia https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/9964948780
Hieu  Pham High-Efficiency Power and Envelope Modulator for 5G and 6G Transmitters Applications Ratul Das, Casey Hardy Hanh-Phuc Le, Peter Asbeck, Donald Kimball https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/91548426044
Yu-Jen  Ku Adaptive Computation Partitioning and Offloading in Real-time Sustainable Vehicular Edge Computing N/A Sujit Dey https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/94565751415
Sam  Thornton Multi-Source Feature Fusion for Object Detection Association in Connected Vehicle Environments Bryse Flowers, Sujit Dey Sujit Dey https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/96728892747