Student Design Competition


When: Tuesday, 12.01.2021, and Wednesday, 13.01.2021 
Where: Exhibition hall
Contact: Ulf Johannsen via

Thrust 1 – Drone Localisation System: This competition is organised by ASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy. The goal is to design a system to localize drones using the drone’s self-generated broadband radio frequency interference (RFI). Eight teams will receive a drone and receivers to build a demonstrator for the 2020 European Microwave Week. The three best teams will receive cash prizes. To participate, submit your team’s preliminary design by 31st August 2020.

For more information and additional competition details visit

Thrust 2 – Ampleon Competition

For the fourth time in a row, Ampleon is offering a Student Competition at the European Microwave Week. For further details, please visit their designated competition website at


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