Thursday, August 16, 2007

Nortel Teams with Universities on 4G R&D

Nortel is conducting collaborative research on 4G technologies with several leading universities, including the University of Waterloo in Canada, The University of Texas at Austin, and National Taiwan University (NTU) in Taiwan. The R&D is aimed at improving spectral efficiency, and decreasing time to market for Nortel's 4G mobile broadband solutions, which include Mobile WiMAX (IEEE 802.16e), and the Long Term Evolution (LTE) and Ultra Mobile Broadband (UMB) cellular standards.

Nortel has also formed new partnerships with Mera Networks in Russia and Technische Universitaet Ilmenau in Germany.

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