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Researchers set an autonomous vehicle communications record using 5G - a movie’s worth of data sent in seconds

Researchers in WMG at the University of Warwick have set a new 5G communications speed record to a “Level 4” low speed autonomous vehicle in the pioneer 28 GHz millimetre wave band. They hit 2.867 gigabits per second in over-the-air transmissions, which is nearly 40 times faster than current fixed line broadband speeds. It is equivalent to sending a detailed satellite navigation map of the United Kingdom within a single second, or the full contents of a high definition blockbuster film in less than 10 seconds.

Wed 26 September 2018, 10:49 | Tags: University of Warwick, WMG, Coventry, autonomous vehicles, electronics, WIG, 5G, LiDAR

Institute of Risk Management launches new Digital Risk Management Certificate developed with support of Warwick experts

A new specialist Certificate, awarded by the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) and developed with support from the WMG Cyber Security Centre at the University of Warwick and the University’s Department of Politics and International Studies, has been designed to equip individuals to apply and develop their skills in an increasingly digital world.

£14.7m industry partnership to boost engine research

Scientists at the University of Warwick’s Department of Computer Science are to benefit from an initiative that seeks to build links between industry and researchers, as part of a project with Rolls-Royce to create a detailed simulation of a gas-turbine engine in operation.

Tue 25 September 2018, 13:55 | Tags: Computer Science, Grants, Coventry, Rolls Royce

The virtual factory – boost for steel innovation with £7 million to speed up new alloy development

A new method of testing alloys - Rapid Alloy Prototyping, is 100 times faster than current methods, allowing new products to reach the market more quickly, thanks to £7 million of funding announced today for a new “virtual factory” designed by the Prosperity Partnership, including WMG at the University of Warwick.

Tue 25 September 2018, 08:12 | Tags: WMG, Business, TATA

New pelvis motion tracking technology to transform hip replacement decisions

A new pelvis motion tracking device developed by WMG, at the University of Warwick, can help detect flexible pelvises without numerous x-rays, to determine who will benefit from more advanced surgical planning before hip replacement surgery.

Mon 24 September 2018, 16:05 | Tags: Health, 3D Printing, UK, IDH, WMG, Coventry, Corin, Health and Medicine

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