Radio Technology (GF)

The Radio Technology Section:

  • functions as OFCOM's technological competence centre (Think Tank) for radiocommunications;
  • identifies at an early stage the implications of new wireless technologies for Switzerland;
  • establishes system engineering standards;
  • is responsible for spectrum engineering tasks (compatibility and interference calculations in co-operation with other sections);
  • develops scenarios for new frequency plans necessary for the introduction of new radiocommunications services;
  • works proactively in international bodies (ITU-R, CEPT, ETSI, EBU);
  • co-ordinates and represents the Swiss point of view on technical questions;
  • maintains the scientific contacts with members of the research, development and industry sector.

Specialist staff
Last modification 01.09.2013

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Damien Scherrer

Head of Radio Technology