The 5G-MAG Steering Group has approved the membership of UPV/EHU.
The University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) is a teaching and research institution officially founded in 1980. The university employs over 7.500 people in 31 faculties and schools distributed in three different campuses, with more than 57.000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The UPV/EHU offers the highest number of doctorate programmes of all Spanish universities, one third of which have received a mention of excellence from the Spanish Ministry of Education. The UPV/EHU has been recognised as an International Research Campus of Excellence by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation (MICINN), and in 2021 was awarded the HRS4R award by the European Commission for human resources excellence in research.
The Signal Processing and Radiocommunication research lab is a reference group of the UPV/EHU in wireless communications, although it also deals with communications over the electricity network. Made up of 15 PhD professors, it has more than 25 years of experience in research activities. The group has specialized in the design and planning of new communications technologies (digital radio and TV, 5G, industrial communications, IoT, communications over the electricity grid,...), and has extensive experience in carrying out measurement campaigns in different frequency bands and in different environments.