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Surrey University opens new 5G Innovation Centre

Wednesday 16 September 2015 | 10:39 CET | News
The University of Surrey in the UK has officially opened its new 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC). The facility has attracted more than GBP 70 million of investment, including GBP 12 million from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE). Housing over 170 researchers, it is the world's largest academic research centre dedicated to next generation 5G mobile and wireless technology. Opening alongside the Centre is the 5GIC's new testbed facility, providing researchers with a fully-functioning advanced 4G network. This will be upgraded to include fully-fledged 5G technologies and

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