ESA Intended Invitation To Tender

15.1TF.10


Title: LIVE DEMONSTRATION OF ORTHOGONAL FREQUENCY DIVISION MULTIPLE ACCESS TECHNOLOGIES (ARTES 5.1 3C.011) RE-ISSUE OF ITT 1-8312
AO Number: 1-8498
Program ref.: ARTES 5 Sub-El. 5.1
Tender Type: C
Tender Status: COMPLETED
Price Range: > 500 KEURO
Budget Ref.: E/0505-01B - ARTES 5 Sub-El. 5.1
Special Prov.: BE+DK+FR+DE+IT+NL+ES+SE+CH+GB+IE+AT+NO+FI+PT+LU+CZ+RO+CA
Establishment: ESTEC
Directorate: Directorate Telecom & Integrated Applica
Department: Telecom Technologies,Product&Systems Dep
Division: Future Projects Division
Contract Officer: Dorval, Nathalie
Publication Date: 18-MAR-16

To develop and demonstrate in a real scenario the feasibility of the orthogonal frequency division multiple access technologies in satellite communication networks applicable to mobile or fixed satellite services. Optimisation of the link spectral efficiency, resilience against channel non-linearity, cost effective multi-carrier receivers to be demonstrated in a realistic satellite environment with a target spectral efficiency improvement of more than 20%. For the full description of this activity and up-t0-date intended issue quarter/intended issue week information, please consult the telecom website: http://artes.esa.int/artes-51/tenders. Procurement Policy: C(1) = Activity restricted to non-prime contractors (incl. SMEs). For additional information please go to EMITS news "Industrial Policy measures for non-primes, SMEs and R&D entities in ESA programmes".