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08/06/2018

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IEC TC106 Meeting Update

Thanks to the tireless efforts of IEC TC106 and ICES TC34, we are maintaining our aggressive schedule to complete exposure assessment standards for 5G and IoT (Internet of Things) communication technologies.

 
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04/06/2018

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Members of the Swiss Society for Biomedical Engineering Visit IT'IS

Members of the Swiss Society for Biomedical Engineering (SSBE) visited the IT'IS Foundation on Friday, 1 June 2018.

 
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01/06/2018

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Radio Oncology Team of Cantonal Hospital Aarau Visits IT'IS

Members of the Radio-Oncology Center of the Cantonal Hospitals of Aarau (KSA) and Baden (KSB) visted the IT'IS Foundation on Thursday, 31 May 2018.

 
EUROSTARS RESTORE Project Workshop
28/05/2018

EUROSTARS RESTORE Project Workshop

The second workshop of the EUROSTARS project RESTORE was hosted by ZMT at Z43 on May 25, 2018. The workshop started with a welcome address by Niels Kuster, Director of the IT'IS Foundation and ZMT's President of the Board, followed by project updates from each of the partners in attendance.

The project partners were represented by Nico van den Berg of the University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU), Jurriaan Bakker and Edoardo Paoles of GTX medical, Andreas Rowald and Nathan Greiner of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), and Marco Capogrosso from the University of Fribourg. Attending from Z43 were Esra Neufeld of ZMT, and Bryn Lloyd, Antonino Cassará and Hazael Montanaro of the IT'IS Foundation. Specifically, progress was reported on work packages related to system design, integration, and verification and validation, as well as model development and personalization. The workshop was wrapped up with prioritization of action items and identification of the next steps.

Many thanks to all participants who joined IT’IS and ZMT for fruitful discussions!

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11/04/2018

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Meeting of IEC TC106 WG9 and New Project Team for WPT Compliance Hosted by IT’IS April 10–11

Z43 was the site of the latest meeting of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Technical Committee (TC) 106 Working Group (WG) 9, held April 10 – 11 April 2018, convened by Dr. Teruo Onishi and hosted by the IT’IS Foundation, with sponsoring by Schmid & Partner Engineering (SPEAG). The 2-day meeting included the inauguration of the new Project Team (PT) 63184, established after the October 2017 plenary meeting of TC106 in Melbourne, Australia to formulate the basic standard for exposure to wireless power transfer (WPT) systems over the frequency range 1 kHz – 10 MHz.

 
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30/03/2018

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Surprising Outcome of the Peer Review of the Draft Technical Reports of National Toxicology Program’s Radiofrequency Radiation Studies in Rodents

On March 26 – 28, 2018, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) conducted an intense peer review of draft technical reports of the results of the National Toxicology Program (NTP) study of exposure of rodents to radiofrequency radiation. The public review process was attended by members of the public and was broadcast live from the NIEHS campus in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. Scientists responsible for the studies made presentations to a panel of external experts on the methodologies used in the studies and the evaluation of the results and answered questions. 

 
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27/03/2018

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Snow + Sun = Fun: 2018 Z43 Ski Day

A record number of participants enjoyed outstanding snow conditions atop Klosters-Madrisa for Z43 Ski Day 2018 on Thursday, 22 March.

 

 
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02/03/2018

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"Brown Bag Lunch" Seminar Series Special Guest Prof. em. Juan Mosig

Prof. em. Juan Mosig of the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) visited the IT'IS Foundation on Thursday, March 1. He was a guest speaker in the Brown Bag Lunch Seminar series with a talk on "Graphene-Based Terahertz Antennas and Related Devices."

 
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22/02/2018

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Update from IEC & IEEE Meeting

Plantation, Florida was the site of engaging standards work last week, where two new standards were initiated for assessing human exposure to electromagnetic fields at frequencies >10 GHz, and two existing standards were revised for SAR measurements at frequencies <10 GHz.