Maker Faire

Radio of the Future

Type: Presentation
Program Area: Electronics

Day/Time: Saturday, April 22 12:30 PM (30 minutes)

Day/Time: (30 minutes)

Location: DIY Theatre

The Software-Defined Radio is the crystal radio set of the 21st century. Learn how it works with free and open source software. We'll talk about open spectrum and how this might impact the future of radio. There will also be some extensive demos showing things that conventional radios are not capable of, like multi-channel operation and rapid reconfiguration.

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Presented by

Matt Ettus
Ettus Research LLC

I am wireless communication system consultant, living in the Bay Area. I am an amateur radio operator and amateur radio astronomer.