We have the following research projects in FY 2018:

  •  Horizon2020 5G Beyond (FY2018 – FY2020)
    • 稠密環境におけるモバイルブロードバンドアクセスネットワークの5Gによる高度化の研究開発 (5G-Enhance)
    • 5G Enhanced Mobile Broadband Access Networks in Crowded Environments(5G-Enhance). EU-Japan joint project with VTT Techinical Research Centre of Finland, Fraunhofer, University Oulu, Accelleran, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Ehime CATV, NICT, and UEC.


  •  KAKEN-C (FY2016 – FY2018)
    • 超多端末環境に適した多次元グラフ構造に基づく新たな媒体アクセス制御技術の研究
    • Fundamental research project about graph-based MAC protocols.


  •  KAKEN-A (FY 2018 – FY2020, w/ Hokkaido Univ., Osaka City Univ., and Osaka Univ.)
    • 確率伝搬法による大規模・過負荷MIMO信号検出を用いた超多数IoTデバイスの収容
    • Massive IoT Device Communications based on Belief Propagation Detector for Massive Overloaded MIMO Systems.


  •  KAKEN-A (FY 2016 – FY 2019, w/ Yokohama National Univ. and JAIST)
    • 次世代移動通信の大容量化実現のための格子構造に基づく新しい情報伝送方式の研究
    • Fundamental research project about lattice codes. A head of this project is Prof. Ochiai (Yokohama National Univ.).


  • CREST (FY2016 – FY2019)
    • Super SteepトランジスタとMeta Materialアンテナによる nW級環境RF発電技術の創出
    • Research project about RF energy harvesting and wireless-powered  communication. A head of this project is Prof. Koichiro Ishibashi (member of AWCC).

  • SCOPE (FY2018 – FY2018)
    • 5Gにおける極限的周波数利用効率のためのフレーム非直交多元接続の研究開発
    • Non-orthogonal multiple access technique based on frame theory for 5G. A head of this project is Prof. Giuseppe Abreu (Ritsumeikan Univ.).


  • Tokyo GAS Co., Ltd
    • Project about smart meters.

Major Past Projects:

  • STARC Feasibility Study (FY2015 – FY2018) – Research project about efficient communications with energy harvesting capability. A head of this project is Prof. Koichiro Ishibashi (member of AWCC).
  • KAKEN-A (FY 2015 – FY2017, w/ Hokkaido Univ., Kyoto Univ., and Osaka Univ.) – 大規模アナログ結合を有する2 部グラフ理論の確立 (Fundamental research project about large MIMO systems.).
  • SIP (Cross-ministerial Strategic Innovation Promotion Program, FY2014 – FY2016)
  • DENSO (FY 2014 – FY2015:Project on machines-to-vehicular networks)
  • KAKEN-B (FY2012 – FY2014: Project on ultra-long life and highly-reliable wireless distributed networks)
  • KAKEN-B (FY2009 – FY2011: Project on cooperative multihop networks)
  • SCOPE (FY2009 – FY2011: Project on ultra long life sensor networks based on cooperative communications)
  • SCOPE (FY2013: Project on non-orthogonal multiple access)
  • TOYOTA ITC-US (FY2011: Project on interference alignment)