IEEE International Conference on Communications
9–13 June 2024 // Denver, CO, USA
Scaling the Peaks of Global Communications


Sunday, 09 June
Time: 8:30 - 17:30
Location: Governor's Square 14/Concourse Level

MIMO, Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces, and Cell-Free Massive MIMO

Session 1: 8:30-10:45am (Keynotes) 8:30-8:35am  

8:30-8:35am Opening: Meilong Jiang, Qualcomm, USA

8:35-9:25am   Keynote 1: Prof. Thomas L Marzetta, NYU, USA

9:25-10:15am  Keynote 2: Prof. Fredrik Tufvesson, Lund University, Sweden (remote)

Coffee break: 10:15am-10:45am

Session 2: 10:45-12:30pm (topic: RIS design and massive MIMO)

  1. Near Field Sensing using Extra-Large MIMO Arrays
  2. Interference Randomization in Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface aided Communications
  3. A Deep Reinforcement Learning Approach for Autonomous Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface
  4. Fast Transition-Aware Reconfiguration of Liquid Crystal-based RISs
  5. Self-supervised Contrastive Learning for 6G UM-MIMO THz Communications: Improving Robustness Under Imperfect CSI

Lunch break: 12:30-13:30

Session 3: 13:30-15:15 (topic: RIS modeling, design, control, and applications)  (mostly remote)

  1. Reinforcement Learning for Antenna Selection and Optimization of Irregular Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces (US)
  2. Optimal Semi-quasi-static Design for An IRS-aided PLS Wireless Communication System
  3. Beamforming Design with Bilevel Optimization for RIS-Assisted SWIPT Systems
  4. Joint Design for NOMA-based Cell-Free Networks with Dual-Sided Wireless-Powered RIS
  5. Secure Transmission in Active RIS-Assisted Cell-Free MU-MISO Networks
  6. Performance Evaluation of RIS-Assisted Spatial Modulation for Downlink Transmission

Coffee break: 15:15-15:45

Session 4: 15:45-17:30 (topic:  Cell Free Massive MIMO ) (mostly remote)

  1. RIS-Assisted Massive MIMO Systems: Performance Limits and Realizations
  2. Model-Based Deep Learning for Massive Access in mmWave Cell-Free Massive MIMO System
  3. Joint Uplink and Downlink Resource Allocation for Cell-Free Radio Access Network with Network-Assisted Free Duplex
  4. Energy-Efficient Resource Allocation in Intelligent Reflecting Surface Aided Wireless Powered Mobile Edge Computing Systems
  5. Performance Optimization for Multicast MmWave MIMO Networks with Mobile Users
  6. Linear Compression-based Precoding for Massive MIMO Systems with Decentralized Baseband Processing

Session 5:  (Poster – interactive presentation)  10:45 - 15:15 ( whichever time allowed by the workshop )

  1. RIS-Aided Interference Cancellation for Joint Device-to-Device and Cellular Communications
  2. Robust Beamformer Design for Backscatter-Enabled RIS-Assisted NOMA ISAC
  3. RIBCE: RIS-BS virtual array based Channel Estimation for mm-Wave communication system
  4. Coded Random Access in Cell-Free Massive MIMO Networks with Access Point Signal Combining



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