CWI has a 60-strong team of research academics, postdocs, PhD students and engineers develop innovative underpinning technologies for Wireless.
The work of our researchers focuses on the themes of RF through THz Systems and Signal Processing and Communication Theory.
Researchers collaborate specifically on six sub-themes:
- Future Cellular Systems
- Physical Layer Secure Wireless
- Electromagnetic Sensing
- Green Wireless
- Space Applications
- Connected & Autonomous Systems
Professor Simon Cotton, Research Director at CWI, explains the research culture in wireless.
The videos below show the cutting-edge research that we perform at CWI to create a positive impact for society.
The effect of the human body on mm-wave wireless channels for 5G networks
Resonant FSS as Linear to Circular Polarisation Converters
Building Advanced Structures for Spacecrafts
Electromagnetic Energy Absorbing Structures
Creating New Medical Communication Networks
Tissue-independent implantable antenna for in-body communications
Join our Research Team
Completing a PhD is a highly rewarding experience.
At CWI you will have the opportunity to work with some of the most passionate researchers in their field. We are currently seeking applications for a variety of research projects in wireless technologies. See our full list of PhD projects available in the link below.View our PhD vacancies here