AWARD    Japan Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Award

Date released: March 15, 2022


  •  AWARD    Japan Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Award
  • Date:

    March 15, 2022

  • Awarded to:

    Yukimasa Nagai, Jianlin Guo, Philip Orlik, Takenori Sumi, Benjamin A. Rolfe and Hiroshi Mineno

  • Description:

    MELCO/MERL research paper “Sub-1 GHz Frequency Band Wireless Coexistence for the Internet of Things” has won the 37th Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Award (Telecom System Technology Award) in Japan. This award started in 1984, and is given to research papers and works related to information and telecommunications that have made significant contributions and achievements to the advancement, development, and standardization of information and telecommunications from technical and engineering perspectives. The award recognizes both the IEEE 802.19.3 standardization efforts and the technological advancements using reinforcement learning and robust access methodologies for wireless communication system. This year, there were 43 entries with 5 winning awards and 3 winning encouragement awards. This is the first time MELCO/MERL has received this award. Our paper has been published by IEEE Access in 2021 and authors are Yukimasa Nagai, Jianlin Guo, Philip Orlik, Takenori Sumi, Benjamin A. Rolfe and Hiroshi Mineno.

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  • External Link:

    https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9521217

  • Research Areas:

    Communications, Machine Learning

    •  Higuchi, Y., Moritz, N., Le Roux, J., Hori, T., "Advancing Momentum Pseudo-Labeling with Conformer and Initialization Strategy", IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), April 2022.
      BibTeX TR2022-026 PDF
      • @inproceedings{Higuchi2022apr,
      • author = {Higuchi, Yosuke and Moritz, Niko and Le Roux, Jonathan and Hori, Takaaki},
      • title = {Advancing Momentum Pseudo-Labeling with Conformer and Initialization Strategy},
      • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP)},
      • year = 2022,
      • month = apr,
      • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2022-026}
      • }