Technical Program and Meetings

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Session Code Explanation
Code D - TT . N M
Explanation Day - Track . Ordinal Time
Possible Values MO TU WE TH FR
(Add P for
Interactive Forum)
- A1-A5: AP-S Tracks
UA-UK: URSI Commissions
SP: Joint Special Sessions
. 1-5 A: Morning
P: Afternoon
Sample MO - A5 . 2 A
Monday - AP-S Track 5 . 2nd Session AM (Morning)
Saturday, July 7
11:30 - 14:00
Society Review Committee Revere
14:15 - 16:15
Strategic Planning Committee Revere
16:30 - 17:30
AP-S Meetings Committee Alcott
17:30 - 18:30
JMC Meeting (Closed Session) Alcott
18:30 - 21:30
JMC Meeting, Dinner and Presentations Alcott
19:00 - 22:00
USNC-URSI Officers Meeting Revere
19:15 - 22:15
IEEE AP-S Constitution and Bylaws Committee Meeting & Dinner Hale
Sunday, July 8
08:00 - 12:00
Short Course: SC-1: Ultra-Wideband Antennas Hancock
Short Course: SC-2: THz Technology and Instrumentation Otis
Short Course: SC-3: Gap Waveguides for mmWave Antenna Systems and Electronic Packaging Paine
Short Course: SC-4: Wearable Small Antennas for Wireless Communication and Medical Systems Revere
08:00 - 10:00
Past Presidents' Breakfast Stone
10:00 - 18:00
AdCom Meeting Webster
13:00 - 17:00
Short Course: SC-5: Space-Time (ST) Metamaterials Hancock
Short Course: SC-6: Novel Antennas for Modern Communication Systems Otis
Short Course: SC-7: Surface Electromagnetics in Antenna Engineering: From EBG to Meta-surface and Beyond Paine
Monday, July 9
07:00 - 08:00
Amateur Radio Breakfast Meeting Adams
08:00 - 11:40
Special Session: MO-SP.1A: Innovative Phased Array Architectures and Beamforming Technology Grand A
Special Session: MO-SP.2A: Applications of Electromagnetics in Medicine and Biology Grand B
MO-UB.1A: Metamaterials: Part I Grand C
MO-A5.1A: MIMO Antenna Design Grand D
MO-A1.1A: Reconfigurable Antennas for Modern Applications Grand E
MO-A1.2A: Low Frequency Electrically Small Antennas Commonwealth C
MO-A4.1A: Propagation in Outdoor and Urban Environments Stone
MO-A1.3A: Antenna Theory I Webster
MO-A1.6A: Leaky-Wave Antennas (I) Commonwealth B
MO-A3.1A: Hybrid Methods Otis
MO-UA.1A: Metrology Marina I
MO-UC.1A: Radar Systems, Target Detection, Localization, Tracking Marina II
08:00 - 09:40
MO-A1.4A: Multi-band Circularly Polarized Antennas Commonwealth A
MO-A2.1A: Devices based on electromagnetic bandgap materials Marina III
MO-A1.8A: Planar Antenna and Arrays with Circular Polarization Marina IV
08:15 - 12:15
Technical Tour to MIT Haystack Observatory
09:40 - 10:00
Coffee Break Concourse
10:00 - 11:40
MO-A1.5A: Antennas based on origami geometries Commonwealth A
MO-A1.7A: Adaptive, active, and smart antennas II Marina III
MO-A1.9A: Planar Passive Components and Circuits Marina IV
12:00 - 13:20
Transactions Editorial Board Lunch Meeting Adams
Young Professionals Committee Frost Boardroom
13:20 - 17:00
Special Session: MO-SP.1P: Implantable Devices for Wireless Biomedical Telemetry Grand A
Special Session: MO-SP.2P: Emerging Approaches and Future Trends in Electromagnetic Inverse Problems Grand B
MO-UB.1P: Metamaterials: Part II Grand C
MO-A1.1P: Millimeter Wave Phased Arrays Grand E
MO-A1.3P: Frequency Agile Antennas Webster
MO-UB.2P: Reconfigurable Arrays Commonwealth A
MO-UE.1P: EMC Effects on System Performance Commonwealth B
MO-A1.4P: Applications-oriented Electrically Small Antennas Otis
MO-UA.1P: Antennas Marina I
MO-UC.1P: Sensor-Array, Signal, and Image Processing Marina II
MO-A5.4P: RFID Antenna Design Marina III
MO-A1.5P: Circularly-Polarized Microstrip Antennas Marina IV
13:20 - 15:00
MO-A5.1P: Additive Manufacturing for Antenna Applications Grand D
MO-A1.2P: Transmitarray Antennas Commonwealth C
MO-A4.1P: Propagation in Atmospheric and Ionospheric Environments Stone
15:00 - 15:20
Coffee Break Concourse
15:20 - 17:00
MO-A5.2P: MIMO Antenna Concepts Grand D
MO-A5.3P: Advances in on-chip antennas and antenna/system integration techniques Commonwealth C
MO-A4.2P: Propagation in Traffic Environment Stone
17:00 - 18:00
URSI Commission B Stone
URSI Commission C Otis
URSI Commission F Webster
19:30 - 21:30
Welcome Dessert Reception Museum of Science Boston
Tuesday, July 10
07:00 - 08:00
AP Magazine Staff Meeting Quincy
APS 2019 Committee Meeting Frost Boardroom
Industrial Initiatives Hale
Member Benefits Committee Adams
Student Design Contest (Set-Up - Closed to Others) Grand Ballroom Foyer
08:00 - 11:40
TU-UK.1A: Medical Devices and Human Effects Grand A
TU-A5.1A: Ultrawideband Antenna Systems Grand B
Special Session: TU-SP.2A: Gap waveguide and other antenna technologies for mm-wave applications Marina I-II
TU-A2.1A: Metamaterial Lenses and Other Applications Grand C
TU-A1.1A: Multi-band mobile antennas Grand D
TU-A1.2A: Reconfigurable Arrays, Reflectarrays, Transmittarays and their Elements Grand E
TU-UB.1A: Numerical Methods: Part I Commonwealth C
TU-UF.1A: Remote Sensing in Complex and Random Media I Stone
TU-A1.3A: Adaptive, active, and smart antennas I Webster
TU-UB.2A: Conformal and Curved Antenna Arrays Commonwealth A
TU-UA.1A: Advanced Antenna Technologies Otis
TU-A3.1A: Advances in Electromagnetic Optimization Faneuil
TU-A4.3A: Propagation in Underground Environment Douglass
08:00 - 09:40
Special Session: TU-SP.1A: Advances in Commercial Electromagnetic Simulation Tools Marina III-IV
TU-A1.4A: Slot and Slot-Fed Arrays Commonwealth B
08:00 - 09:30
Student Design Contest (Demo for Judges - Closed to Others) Grand Ballroom Foyer
08:00 - 11:40
Student Paper Competition Grand Ballroom Foyer
08:30 - 14:00
Standards Committee Meeting Alcott
09:30 - 12:00
Student Design Contest (Demo for Public) Grand Ballroom Foyer
09:40 - 10:00
Coffee Break Exhibit Hall
09:40 - 11:00
Student Design Contest Judges Meeting Frost Boardroom
10:00 - 11:40
TU-A4.1A: Advances in Sensing Marina III-IV
TU-A4.2A: Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging and Simulation Commonwealth B
12:00 - 13:20
Distinguished Lecturer Lunch Adams
12:00 - 13:00
Student Design Contest (Luncheon for Judges and Teams) Hale
Women In Engineering Lunch and Speaker Pavilion
13:20 - 17:00
TU-A5.1P: Antenna design for ablation and advanced biomedical application Grand A
TU-A5.2P: Design and implementation of advanced 3D manufacturing technique for millimeter-wave antennas Grand B
Special Session: TU-SP.1P: Modern Advances in Electromagnetic Imaging, Compressive Sensing and Radar Marina III-IV
Special Session: TU-SP.2P: Wideband Antenna and Phased Arrays for Performance and Physical Layer Security in Mobile Wireless 5G Marina I-II
TU-A2.1P: Metamaterials for Antennas Grand C
TU-A1.1P: Dual-band and Multi-band antennas (I) Grand D
TU-A5.3P: RFID Design and Implementation Issues Grand E
TU-UB.1P: Numerical Methods: Part II Commonwealth C
TU-UF.1P: Remote Sensing in Complex and Random Media II Stone
TU-A4.1P: Advances in Inverse Scattering Techniques Webster
TU-UB.2P: Applications of Electrically Small Antennas Commonwealth A
TU-A1.2P: Antenna feeds and matching circuits (I) Commonwealth B
TU-A1.3P: Antenna Theory II Otis
TU-A4.2P: Propagation in Indoor Environment Douglass
13:20 - 15:00
TU-UB.3P: Antenna Array Theory and Measurement Faneuil
15:00 - 15:20
Coffee Break Exhibit Hall
15:20 - 17:00
TU-UB.4P: Electromagnetic Coupling and Interactions Faneuil
16:00 - 18:00
TUP-A1.1P: Array Pattern Synthesis and Optimization Techniques Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.2P: Arrays for 5G and Millimeter Wave Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.3P: Arrays for Radar: Weather, Multifunction, and OTH Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.4P: Communications Arrays: Modulations and Apertures Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.5P: Dielectric Resonator and SIW Antennas Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.6P: Dielectric Resonator Antennas Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.7P: Low Cost Arrays for Scanning and Fixed Beams Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.8P: Pattern Synthesis, DOA, and Calibration with Non-Ideal Arrays Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A1.9P: Wideband and UWB Array Radiators Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A2.1P: Advances in Frequency Selective Surfaces Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A2.2P: Electromagnetic Theory Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A2.3P: Frequency Selective Surface Applications Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A2.4P: Frequency Selective Surfaces: Polarizers and Absorbers Galleria Exhibit Hall
TUP-A2.5P: Nanoscale Electromagnetics Galleria Exhibit Hall
16:00 - 17:00
Future Symposia Meeting Adams
18:30 - 21:30
Young Professionals Afloat – A Sail Through Boston Harbor Aboard the Spirit of Boston 200 Seaport Boulevard, Commonwealth Pier
Wednesday, July 11
07:00 - 08:00
Student Paper Judges Committee Breakfast Adams
Technical Committee on Antenna Measurements Frost Boardroom
08:00 - 11:40
WE-A1.2A: Dual-band and Multi-band antennas (II) Grand D
WE-A5.1A: Applications of millimeter-wave, terahertz and optical antennas Grand E
WE-UB.1A: Numerical Methods: Part III Commonwealth C
WE-UF.1A: Remote Sensing Stone
WE-A1.3A: High Directivity Broadband Antennas and Arrays Webster
WE-UB.2A: Antenna Arrays in Advanced Applications Commonwealth A
WE-A1.4A: Frequency Independent Antennas Commonwealth B
Special Session: WE-SP.1A: Functional Material Platforms Enabling Exotic Scattering Phenomena Marina I
Special Session: WE-SP.2A: EM Propagation and Prediction in Non-Standard Atmosphere Supported by Field Measurements Marina II
WE-A5.2A: Biomedical applications of antennas in imaging and detection Marina III
WE-A2.2A: RCS Management and Cloaking Marina IV
WE-A5.3A: Additively Manufactured Antennas and Structures Faneuil
WE-A1.7A: Antenna feeds and matching circuits (II) Douglass
08:00 - 09:40
WE-A2.1A: Applications of Metasurfaces Grand C
WE-A1.5A: Polarization Reconfigurable Antennas Otis
09:40 - 10:00
Coffee Break Exhibit Hall
10:00 - 11:40
WE-A1.1A: Metasurface and Metamaterial Antennas Grand C
WE-A1.6A: Pattern Reconfigurable Antennas Otis
12:00 - 13:20
APS Reviewers Lunch Grand Ballroom A/B
13:00 - 16:00
FCC Amateur Radio License Exam Alcott
13:20 - 17:00
WE-A2.1P: Wave and Polarization Control with Metastructures Grand C
WE-A1.1P: Multi-Band Planar Antennas and Arrays Grand D
WE-A5.1P: Multi-layer fabrication and design techniques for millimeter-wave antennas Grand E
WE-UB.1P: Antenna Characterization and Design Commonwealth C
WE-UF.1P: Point-to-Point Propagation Effects Stone
WE-A1.2P: Omnidirectional UWB Antennas - I Webster
WE-UB.2P: Imaging, Inverse Scattering and Remote Sensing: Part I Commonwealth A
WE-A2.2P: Measurement of electromagnetic material properties Commonwealth B
WE-A1.3P: Antenna Theory III Otis
Special Session: WE-SP.1P: GAP Waveguide Technology for Millimeter Wave Antenna Design Marina I
Special Session: WE-SP.2P: Characteristic Modes 2.0 -- From Fundamental Limits to 5G Antenna Systems Marina II
WE-A5.2P: Antenna and system design for brain imaging and neurological monitoring Marina III
WE-A3.1P: Finite Difference Time Domain Methods Faneuil
WE-A1.4P: Novel reflectarray design approaches Douglass
13:20 - 15:00
WE-A4.1P: Microwave Remote Sensing Marina IV
Publications Committee Meeting Grand Ballroom A/B
15:00 - 15:20
Coffee Break Exhibit Hall
15:20 - 17:00
WE-A5.3P: Wearable and implantable antennas and radiating systems Marina IV
16:30 - 17:30
EuCAP Speakers Meeting Frost Boardroom
17:00 - 18:00
URSI Commission A Stone
URSI Commission E Otis
URSI Commission G Webster
URSI Commission K Marina 1
18:30 - 19:30
Awards Presentation Grand Ballroom C/D/E
19:30 - 21:30
Banquet Dinner Grand Ballroom A/B
Thursday, July 12
07:00 - 08:00
Women In Engineering Breakfast Panel Pavilion
08:00 - 11:40
TH-A5.1A: Applications of millimeter-wave and 5G antenna systems Grand A
TH-UB.1A: Printed Antennas and Arrays Grand B
Special Session: TH-SP.1A: Next Generation Space Antennas Marina III-IV
Special Session: TH-SP.2A: Reconfigurable RF Circuits for Wideband Antenna Systems Marina I-II
TH-A2.1A: Analysis of Metamaterials and Metasurfaces Grand C
TH-A1.1A: Wideband Slot Antennas Grand D
TH-A1.2A: Planar Antennas for Wireless Applications Grand E
TH-A3.1A: Recent Advances in the Finite Element Method Commonwealth C
TH-A4.1A: Propagation Stone
TH-A1.3A: Omnidirectional UWB Antennas - II Webster
TH-UB.2A: Guided Waves and Waveguiding Structures Commonwealth A
TH-A1.4A: Mitigation and Control of Mutual Coupling in Antenna Arrays Commonwealth B
TH-UK.1A: Electromagnetic imaging and sensing applications Otis
TH-A2.2A: Techniques and models for electromagnetic field measurements Faneuil
TH-A1.5A: Reflectarray Antennas for Advanced System Applications Douglass
09:40 - 10:00
Coffee Break Exhibit Hall
12:00 - 13:20
AWPL Editors' Lunch Meeting Adams
12:00 - 15:00
Chapter Activities Committee Luncheon Alcott
12:00 - 13:20
Education Committee Quincy
13:20 - 17:00
TH-A5.1P: 3D Printed Antennas and Structures Grand A
Special Session: TH-SP.1P: Advances in Steering the Beam of High Gain Antennas Marina III-IV
Special Session: TH-SP.2P: Millimeter and Submillimeter wave Metasurfaces for Radar and Communication Systems Marina I-II
TH-A2.1P: Design of metamaterials and metasurfaces Grand C
TH-A1.2P: Radiation Pattern Enhancement for Planar Antennas and Arrays Grand E
TH-A5.3P: Characteristic Mode Analysis and Applications Commonwealth C
TH-A4.2P: Propagation II Stone
TH-A1.3P: Innovative Modeling and Advanced Analysis Techniques of Mutual Coupling Effects Webster
TH-UB.1P: Sensor Network and Cognitive Radio Commonwealth A
TH-A3.1P: Optimization Methods in Antenna Designs Commonwealth B
TH-A1.4P: Microstrip Antennas, Circuits, Analysis, Design Otis
TH-A1.5P: Reflectarray Antennas with Novel Elements Douglass
13:20 - 15:00
TH-UG.1P: Ionospheric technology Grand B
TH-A5.2P: Chipless RFID Grand D
TH-A5.4P: Antenna theory and design for biomedical applications Faneuil
15:00 - 15:20
Coffee Break Exhibit Hall
15:00 - 18:00
FCC Amateur Radio License Exam Adams
15:20 - 17:00
TH-A4.1P: Satellite communication technology Grand B
TH-A1.1P: Small Antenna Theory Grand D
TH-A5.5P: Vehicular antennas and electromagnetics Faneuil
16:00 - 18:00
THP-A3.10P: New Well-Conditioned Integral Equations Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.11P: Time Domain Approach in Computational Electromagnetics Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.1P: Accurate and Stable Integral Equations Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.2P: Applications of Computational Electromagnetics Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.3P: Fast Algorithms in Computational Electromagnetics Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.4P: Fast Integral Equation Solvers Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.5P: High Frequency and Asymptotic Methods Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.6P: Integral Equation Approach and Basis Functions Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.7P: Integral Equation Strategies and Applications Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.8P: Modeling of Wave Propagation Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A3.9P: New Integral Equation Formulations Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A4.1P: Inverse scattering and imaging Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A4.2P: RCS Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A4.3P: RCS II Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A4.4P: Scattering II Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A4.5P: Scattering, diffraction, and RCS Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A5.1P: Wearable, Implantable Wireless Power Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A5.2P: Wireless Power Harvesting Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-A5.3P: Wireless Power Transmission Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-UB.1P: Frequency Selective Surfaces and Filters Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-UB.2P: High Frequency Techniques and Metamaterials Galleria Exhibit Hall
THP-UB.3P: Nanoscale Electromagnetics Galleria Exhibit Hall
18:00 - 22:00
MGA/NTDC/SIGHT Dinner Meeting Alcott
USNC-URSI Strategic Planning Meeting Frost Boardroom
Friday, July 13
08:00 - 11:40
Special Session: FR-SP.1A: 3-D Printed Antennas and Components for Practical RF Applications Grand A
FR-A5.1A: Millimeter-wave beamforming systems and phased arrays for 5G Grand B
FR-A1.1A: Reflector Antennas Grand E
FR-A1.2A: Bandwidth Enhancement for Planar Antennas and Arrays Commonwealth C
FR-UB.2A: Radio Wave Propagation and Scattering Effects Stone
FR-A1.3A: Directional UWB Antennas I Webster
FR-A5.2A: Recent Advances in Mobile Antennas Commonwealth A
FR-A4.1A: Advances in microwave imaging techniques Commonwealth B
FR-UB.4A: Low noise and periodic devices Marina IV
08:00 - 09:40
FR-A2.1A: Metasurfaces for Antennas Grand C
FR-UB.1A: MIMO Antennas and Systems Grand D
FR-A5.3A: Theoretical Channel Models and Verifications Otis
FR-A5.5A: Advances in millimeter-wave antennas and radiating systems Marina I
FR-A1.4A: Leaky-Wave Antennas Based on SIW Marina II
FR-A3.1A: Parallel and Hardware Acceleration Methods Marina III
09:40 - 10:00
Coffee Break Concourse
10:00 - 11:40
FR-A2.2A: Cloaking Structures Grand C
FR-UC.1A: Communication and MIMO Systems Grand D
FR-A5.4A: Communication Technology Otis
FR-UA.1A: High-Frequency and millimeter wireless metrology Marina I
FR-A1.5A: Leaky Wave Antennas Based on Fabry-Perot Structures Marina II
13:20 - 17:00
Special Session: FR-SP.1P: Additive Manufacturing in Antennas and RF Systems Grand A
FR-A2.1P: Active and Reconfigurable Metamaterials and Metasurfaces Grand B
FR-UB.3P: Millimeter Wave and Terahertz Antennas Grand E
FR-A1.1P: Directional UWB Antennas II Webster
FR-A4.3P: Advanced microwave imaging applications Commonwealth B
FR-A1.3P: Antenna feeds and matching circuits (III) Otis
FR-UB.5P: Differential Equation Methods Marina III
FR-UB.3A: Numerical Methods: Part IV Marina IV
13:20 - 15:00
FR-UB.1P: Metamaterials: Part III Grand C
FR-UK.1P: Human Body Interactions with Antenna and Biomedical Telemetry Grand D
FR-A5.2P: Software defined/cognitive radio applications Commonwealth C
FR-A4.1P: EM Propagation Analysis and Prediction in Non-Standard Atmosphere Stone
FR-A1.2P: Dual-band and Multi-band antennas (III) Commonwealth A
FR-A4.4P: Millimeter-Wave Propagation Marina I
15:00 - 15:20
Coffee Break Concourse
15:20 - 17:00
FR-UB.2P: Complex, Novel or Specialized Media Grand C
FR-A5.1P: RFID and Remote Sensing Grand D
FR-UB.4P: UWB Electromagnetics and Wireless Communications Commonwealth A
FR-UE.1P: Spectrum Management Marina I