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Welcome to the 5G Lab Germany in Dresden

The upcoming fifth generation (5G) of mobile communication systems will impact our life more than any other wireless technology in the past. The disruptive changes are the introduction of the Tactile Internet introducing latencies of 1ms, massive increase of security and resilience, as well as massive increase in throughput. It will enable tackling new markets such as Industry 4.0, transportation systems including secure driving, smart grids, health care, and many more disruption in markets as agriculture and construction industry.

The new technical requirements must be carefully extracted from a deep understanding of the Tactile Internet applications. New key technologies in network architecture, air interface, and cloud systems will achieve the requirements. This holistic 5G view is the core theme of the 5G Lab Germany, which is organized in four different technology tracks. With more than 20 faculty members, more than almost 600 researchers and our cooperation partners from industry we are well prepared for the upcoming research challenges in the 5G world.

Visit us in Dresden and share your view on 5G
Gerhard Fettweis & Frank Fitzek

May 10-13, 2016 Frank Fitzek: Keynote “5G enabling the Tactile Internet”, MMSYS 2016, Klagenfurt, Österreich.
May 27, 2016 Frank Fitzek, Muriel Medard: Tutorial “Network Coding: From Theory to Practice,” IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
June 10, 2016 49. Treffen der VDE/ITG-Fachgruppe 5.2.4 in Dresden
Sept 21-28, 2016 5G Lab Summerschool 2016
Sept 29, 2016 IEEE 5G Dresden Summit

Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 3:45pm
Professor Fitzek’s keynote on “Cooperation for 5G Communication Systems” at ICC 2016 Kuala Lumpur. #5Glab #telekom https://t.co/fcvi1MOm2j

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Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at 6:18pm
5G Lab Germany coordinator Frank Fitzek gives an inspiring keynote on 5G at IEEE ICC 2016 in Kuala Lumpur. https://t.co/Zm3t4yinKq

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Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 8:58pm
RT @GadgetInspektor: Noch kein “5G-Handy“, aber “Mobiltelefon“ ;-) @5g_lab, @ericsson + @vodafone_de zeigen > 14 GBit Mobilfunk #CeBIT16 ht…

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Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 9:35pm
Press Conference #Date2016: Rico Radeke from @5g_lab on value of 5G research for Industry4.0, Dresden and Europe https://t.co/MAS6k8cU2L

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Download VR Demo

Tactile Internet demo available for download [Google Play]

ETR Article

New article about “5G facilitates Rail 4.0” is online (Source: Eisenbahntechnische Rundschau)

MWC 16: New Video Online

New Industry Partner

IDT and 5G Lab Germany announce collaboration [more]


RCR Wireless News: 5G Lab Germany coordinator Gerhard Fettweis in Top 50 Industrial IoT 5G innovators [more]

New Industry Partner

Deutsche Telekom supports Chair of Communication Networks and 5G Lab Germany [more]

National IT Summit 2015

5G Lab Germany performs at National IT Summit in Berlin and 5G Silicon Valley Summit in California [more]
IT-Gipfel 2015_Fitzek-Merkel

Administrative Support