Chip Shot: Intel, Universities Explore 5G Wireless

Intel has formed a research collaboration with leading universities worldwide to explore technologies for next-generation wireless networks. Intel is investing at least $3 million to support wireless research at more than 10 universities including Stanford University, ITT Delhi and Pompeu Fabra University. The work focuses on topics including how to improve quality of service via context awareness, wireless device power efficiency and enabling new radio spectrum. The “Intel Strategic Research Alliance” includes industry partner Verizon.