Paper Submittal Instructions

Call for Papers-CLOSED

Authors addressing advancement and innovation in these or other topics of interest to AMTA are invited to submit a 250 - 350 word abstract. A committee will review the abstracts for possible presentation at the symposium.

Key Dates:

  • 250-350 word email abstract: Extended to May 9, 2016
  • E-mail notification of acceptance: May 31, 2016
  • MS Word or searchable PDF manuscripts: August 1, 2016
We understand that some authors may be required to submit their abstracts, papers, and presentations for public release approval.
Please start this process early so that you can meet the above deadlines

Potential topics include but are not limited to:

  • Theory and applications of the measurement of antennas and radar scattering
  • Advances in indoor and outdoor test ranges
  • Measurement standards and laboratory comparisons
  • Advances in near-field, far-field, compact and RCS range measurement techniques
  • New instrumentation for testing
  • Data acquisition and processing methods
  • Measurement imaging, algorithms and processing techniques
  • Diagnostic methods for antenna acceptance testing
  • Phased array, adaptive/smart antenna application and measurement
  • EMI/EMC/PIM chamber design, measurement and instrumentation
  • GNSS, PCS, cellular, satellite, and automotive antennas and measurement
  • RF material design, measurement and instrumentation
  • Ultra-wideband or frequency independent antenna measurement
  • Mm-Wave, terahertz, and quasi-optical antenna measurement
  • Applied computational electromagnetics
  • Numerical methods related to EM measurements
  • RFID characterization
  • Radome characterization
  • Wearable antenna designs and measurements
  • NEW Multi-link MIMO and cooperative channels
  • NEW In-situ testing and channel sounding
  • Other antenna measurement topics

Submit an Abstract - CLOSED

Electronic submission of abstracts is required. The abstract portal is NOW CLOSED. Click here to submit your abstract. Submission requires an account and password; account registration is free. .
Questions may be referred to:

Student Papers

AMTA 2016 will award at least three (3) Best Student Paper Awards. Each student award recipient will receive a $500 (USD) cash award, a complimentary registration at AMTA 2017, and a one (1) year AMTA membership, active through December 31, 2017.
Award recipients are required to present their papers at the AMTA 2016 Symposium. Student paper guidelines will be sent upon acceptance of the abstract. Authors are asked to mark their abstract as "Student Paper" when submitting.

Student Travel Scholarship

The scholarship is designed to encourage students interested in electromagnetics with an emphasis on antennas. It is open world-wide to undergraduate juniors and seniors.
Students must show a demonstrated interest in electromagnetics and/or in antennas as well as be able to attend the AMTA 2016 symposium.Award winners will receive travel funding up to $2000 USD to attend the symposium as well as many other benefits. In order to apply, students must submit:

  • An essay about his/her interest in AMTA, antennas, radar, or/and electromagnetic related field, giving background and plans for the future.
  • A resume with course/grade listings.
  • A letter of recommendation from an AMTA Senior Member or Fellow who is not a sitting Board Member or a member of the scholarship selection committee.

Submittal deadline: Extended to May 9, 2016
Award announcement: June 4, 2016

See for complete details or contact the Scholarship Chairman at

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