The 2017 Malaysia-Japan Workshop on Radio Technology (MJWRT2017)

Memories of MJWRT2017


About MJWRT2017

Malaysia-Japan Workshop on Radio Technology 2017 (MJWRT2017) is the second workshop on Radio Technology between Malaysia and Japan. The MJWRT2017 is sponsored and organized by the Technical Committee on Antennas and Propagation of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE/AP), technically co-sponsored by the IEEE AP/MTT/EMC Malaysia Chapter, and is held in cooperation with the IEEE AP-S Tokyo Chapter. This workshop will be held on January 26-27, 2017 at Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Kuala Lumpur (UTMKL). The workshop is intended to provide an international forum for the exchange of information on the progress of research and development in antennas, propagation, RF/microwave and radio communication systems. It is also an important objective of this workshop to enhance the friendship between Malaysian and Japanese researchers.


January 26 – 27, 2017


Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), UTMKL, Malaysia

Presentation Style

Oral presentation

Program at a Glance

Jan. 26, 2017

08:50-09:00Opening Ceremony
09:00-10:15Session I
10:45-11:45Session II
13:00-14:15Session III
14:25-15:40Session IV
15:55-17:05Session V

Jan. 27, 2017

09:30-10:45Session VI
11:00-12:30Session VII
14:30-15:30Tutorial Workshop 1: Basic theory and performance in massive MIMO system
Prof. Kentaro Nishimori (Niigata Univ.)
15:30-16:30Tutorial Workshop 2: 5G-Initiatives and Activities in Malaysia (Tentative)
Prof. Tharek Abd. Rahman (Universiti Technologi Malaysia)
16:45-17:45Tutorial Workshop 3: 5G mobile radio propagation
Dr. Tetsuro Imai (NTT DOCOMO)

Information of Paper Submission to Technical Session

(1) Submit your paper title, authors’ names, and a 100-word abstract by November 15, 2016 November 29, 2016 via the following IEICE technical committee submission system.

  Paper registration  

Copyright of the submitted paper remains in the authors.
Please ignore the copyright check in the paper registration system.

For Japanese:

(2) The corresponding author will receive an E-mail to announce an URL for submission of your paper. Following the instruction in the E-mail, please submit the final paper by December 27, 2016.
Note: Reprint Order Sheet and Speaker’s Introduction Sheet are not necessary.

Important Dates

Deadline for submission of paper title and authors: November 15, 2016 Extended to November 29, 2016
Deadline for final paper submission: December 27, 2016
Deadline for registration: December 27, 2016

Paper Format, Language, and Template

  • The manuscript for the technical session should be printed on IEICE technical report format (A4, 2 columns, typically 2 pages, max. 4 pages) including figures and tables. All papers must be written in English.


  • All participants including speakers should preregister by the following form.

    Registration Form (Click here!)
    (Deadline for registration: Dec. 27, 2016)

    Note: If you cannot register by the above form, please contact the secretary.
  • Registration fee

    IEICE/IEEE MemberNon-MemberRegularMYR150MYR200StudentMYR60MYR60
  • Registration fee should be paid in cash (Malaysian Ringgit only) on site. Credit card payment and bank transfer are not available.

Accommodations (only for Japanese)


  • 学生向け:
    Scholar’s Inn(1泊4,200~6,300円程度)


Organizing Committee

  • General Co-Chairs
    Prof. Keizo Cho, Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan
    Prof. Tharek Abd. Rahman, Universiti Technologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Vice Chair
    Prof. Yoshihide Yamada, Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology, Universiti Technologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Technical Program Chair
    Prof. Mayumi Matsunaga, Ehime University, Japan
  • Local Arrangement Chair
    Prof. Yoshihide Yamada, Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology, Universiti Technologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Local Arrangement Vice Chair
    Prof. Kunio Sakakibara, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
  • IEEE Liaison
    Prof. Muhammad Ramlee Kamarudin, Universiti Technologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Secretary
    Prof. Naobumi Michishita, National Defense Academy, Japan

Contact Person

Prof. Naobumi Michishita (National Defense Academy)
Please use the above address by replacing (a) as @.


MJWRT2015 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 15, 2015)