European Microwave Week 2017

Nuremberg | Nürnberg Convention Center • 08 Oct 2017 - 13 Oct 2017

From 8 to 13 October, Nuremberg is hosting the 20th edition of the European Microwave Week (EuMW). TNO presents on 11 October under the direction of Frank van den Bogaart (TNO), as EUMA board member, The 2017 Defence, Security & Space Forum with the subject: Internet of Space. TNO is involved in various activities during the EuMW, including chairman and moderator of a number of paper sessions.

During the EuMW, TNO contributes to:


  • Paper “Design of a Ka-Band Sparse Array Antenna for Spaceborne SAR Applications” by Dave Bekers.
  • Paper “Design and Testing of a Polarimetric X-Band Antenna for Avionic Weather Radar” by Roland Bolt.
  • Paper “Spatial Filtering Frequency Selective Surface for Wide-Angle Scanning Phased Arrays” with co-authors Stefania Monni, Frank van Vliet en Christine Yepes.
  • Paper “gesture recognition” with a simple radar which is also demonstrated at the TNO Stand.


  • Huib Visser van TNO/Holst has a contribution in the workshop Wireless Energy Transfer.
  • Frank van Vliet is co-organising a Workshop together with Fraunhofer “Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) Systems – Status and Trends”.

You can visit TNO at Stand 110, Nürnberg Convention Center, Nuremberg, Germany.

Bringing users, industry and academia together, the European Microwave Week 2017 is a six day event, including three cutting edge conferences, the Defence, Security and Space Forum and one exciting trade and technology exhibition featuring leading players from across the globe. The EuMw is one of the two biggest and most prominent events in this area worldwide. The 20th European Microwave Week combines:

  • three major conferences
  • the Defence, Security and Space Forum
  • associated workshops, tutorials and short courses
  • tailored courses and seminars for industrialists, academics and researchers
  • leading international trade show

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