Continuous Aperture Phased (CAP) MIMO

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List of relevant main papers (MP):
  1. A. Sayeed and N. Behdad, Continuous Aperture Phased MIMO: Basic Theory and Applications, Allerton 2010. Extended version.
  2. A. Sayeed and N. Behdad, A Novel Hybrid Analog-Digital Architecture for Optimum AgileWireless Communication Using Discrete Lens Arrays, NSF EAGER proposal.
  3. A. Babakhani, D. Rutledge, A. Hajimiri, Near-Field Direct Antenna Modulation, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Feb 2009.
  4. P. Daly and J. Bernhard, Directional Modulation Technique for Phased Arrays, IEEE Trans. Antenna and Propagation, Sep 2009. Earlier conference paper. 
  5. P. Daly, E. Daly and J. Bernhard, Demonstration of Directional Modulation for Phased Arrays, IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propagation, May 2010.
  6. IMAT white paper from Skycross.
  7. D. Lawrence, Low Probability of Intercept Antenna Array Beamforming, IEEE Antennas and Propagation, Sep 2010.
  8. H. Kogelnik and T. Li, Laser Beams and Resonators, Proceedings of the IEEE, October 1966. (Also in some cases Applied Optics, October 1966).
  9. H. Friis, A Note on A Simple Transmission Formula, Proc. IRE, May 1946.
  10. H. Friis, An Introduction to Radio and Radio Antennas, IEEE Spectrum, April 1971.
Other papers (OP):
  1. S. A. Schelkunoff, A Mathematical Theory of Linear Arrays, Bell Sys Tech Journal, 1942-43
  2. J. B. Keller, Geometrical Theory of Diffraction, J. Optical Society of America, Feb 1962
  3. M. Kales and R. Brown, Design Considerations for Two-Dimensional Symmetric Bootlace Lenses, IEEE Antennas and Propagation, July 1965.
  4. W. Kock, Metallic Delay Lenses, Bell Sys Tech Journal, 1948. 
  5. W. Kock, Path-length Microwave Lenses, Proc. IRE, August 1949.
  6. D. McGrath, Planar Three-Dimensional Constrained Lenses, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Jan 1986.
  7. R. Harrington and J. Mautz, Theory of Characteristic Modes for Conducting Bodies, IEEE Trans. Antennas and Prop., Sep 1971.
  8. M. Cabedo-Fabres, E. Antonino-Daviu, A. Valero-Nogueira and M. Ferrando Bataller, The Theory of Characteristic Modes Revisited: A Contribution to the Design of Antennas for Modern Applications, IEEE Antennas and Prop. Magazine, Oct 2007.
  9. E. Antonino-Daviu, M. Cabedo-Fabres, M. Gallo, M. Ferrando-Bataller, and M. Bozzetti, Design of a Multimode MIMO Antenna Using Characteristic Modes, European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2009. 
  10. W. Rotman and R. F. Turner, Wide-angle microwave lens for line source applications, IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propagation, Nov. 1963, pp 623-632.
  11. J. Dong, A.I. Zahloul, and R. Rotman, Phase-error performance of multi-focal and non-focal two-dimensional Rotman lens designs, Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, IET, Dec 2012, Vol. 4 Issue 12
Related presentations, white papers and articles (RP):
  1. R. Daniels, J. Murdoch, T. Rappaport, R. Heath, 60 GHz Wireless: Upclose and Personal, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Dec 2010.
  2. T. Rappaport, M. Corsi, R. Heath, Broadband Wireless Personal Area Networks - 60 GHz and Beyond, IEEE Globecomm, Business Forum,  Dec 2010.
  3.  WiGig white paper - Defining the Future of Multi-gigabit wireless communications, Wireless Gigabit Alliance, July 2010.
  4. J. Wells, Faster than Fiber - the future of multi-Gb/s wireless communication, IEEE Microwave Magazine, May 2009.
  5. A. Niknejad, Siliconization at 60GHz, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Feb 2010.
  6. Vijay Venkateswaran and Alle-Jan van der Veen, Analog beamforming in MIMO communications with phase shift networks and online channel estimation, IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, August 2010.
  7. T. Marzetta, Noncooperative Cellular Wireless with Unlimited Numbers of Base Station Antennas, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Nov 2011.
  8. mm-wave beamforming in MIMO-OFDM for WPAN, IEEE Wireless comm, 2011.

Communication Modes (Optics) papers (CM):
  1. D.A.B. Miller, Communicating with waves between volumes: evaluating orthogonal spatial channels and limits on coupling strengths,Applied Optics, April 2000.
  2. A. Burvall, P. Martinsson, A. Friberg, Communication modes in large aperture approximation, optics letter, march 2007.
  3. P. Martinsson, H. Lajunen, A. Friberg, Communication modes with partially coherent fields, JOSA, October 2007.
  4. Shapiro et. al. Ultimate Capacity of Optilcal links.

Ray Tracing Papers

1. R. Brem and T. F. Eibert, Multi-Radiation Center Transmitter Models for Ray Tracing, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 60, no.7, July 2012 pp. 3382-3388.

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