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2018 annual AP-S student design contest announced

Enter the 9th IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S) Antenna Design Contest! Design and build a radio system to sound a radio channel in real time localize the position of a hidden transmitter. The top 6 teams will receive up to US $2,500 in travel funds to attend the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium in Boston, Massachusetts, July 8-13, 2018 to demonstrate their working systems. From these 6 teams, 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners will be announced at the 2018 IEEE AP-S Awards Presentation at the conference and will receive cash awards of US$1,500, $750 and $250, respectively. Final reports will have the opportunity to be considered for publication in the IEEE AP Magazine. Important deadlines are November 24, 2017 and March 30, 2018.

The full call for proposals can be found at:

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