Communications

Storytelling and Technology and Space Based Connectivity in a Post Pandemic World with Geoff Varrall

Artech House author Geoff Varrall shares his monthly insights and RTT Technology Topic, focusing on space-based connectivity in our current climate and the importance of storytelling in technology: Writing about technology or engineering or science can be tiresome at times particularly if we are struggling to meet a deadline and life and work keep getting …

The Why with Habib F. Rashvand and Ali Abedi

Artech House authors Habib Rashvand and Ali Abedi let us know a bit more about why they wrote their book, Design Solutions for Wireless Sensor Networks in Extreme Environments, and what their writing process was: What prompted you to write your book Attending IEEE International Conference on Space and Extreme Environments for several years made …

STEM in a Pandemic with Geoff Varrall

As technical authors, our job is to write and sometimes talk about technology and the ways in which other related disciplines, science, engineering and maths, make technology more efficient and effective. Our education system, professional institutions and the publishing industry place the four STEM disciplines, Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths, into separate silos but in …

Plugging the Intrusion Detection Gap in the Smart Grid

As the number of malicious cyberattacks on smart utilities continue to rise, smart grid cybersecurity leaders are under immense pressure to implement intrusion detection alongside their prevention and response strategies. Not only would IDS systems deployed at key points of network vulnerability significantly reduce the severity of attacks and improve grid resilience, but they are …

Microwave and Millimetric Frequency Co-fired Dielectric and Ferrite Assemblies for 4G and 5G Circulator Devices with Dave Cruickshank

Artech House author David Cruickshank’s title, Implementing Full Duplexing for 5G, examines the current state of the art in developing full duplex (FD) systems in 5G LTE cellular communications. He shared a fascinating invited plenary presentation on Microwave and Millimetric Frequency Co-fired Dielectric and Ferrite Assemblies for 4G and 5G Circulator Devices, click to see …

Telecommunication Electronics – Phase Locked Loop in Lock Down with Geoff Varrall

We at Artech House encourage a spirit of collaboration, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have author Geoff Varrall review Telecommunication Electronics, by Dante Del Corso, Roberto Quaglia, Vittorio Camarchia, Paolo Bardella. Read on for his insights: Those of us still self-isolating have a once in a lifetime (hopefully longer) opportunity to catch up …

Geoff Varrall on connectivity and coronavirus

Zoom Teleconferencing Boom The impact of the corona virus on telecoms is one obvious starting point – in last month’s posting, The Zoom Boom, we discussed the demand side impact of Covid-19 on teleconferencing. Business is booming for Zoom Video, the remote conferencing services platform. Since the start of the year Zoom’s market value has risen …