Technical papers and presenters are sought for the virtual online ARRL-TAPR Digital Communications Conference (DCC), September 17-18, 2021. Papers will also be published in the Conference Proceedings (authors do not need to participate in the conference to have their papers included in the Proceedings). The submission deadline is August 15, 2021. Submit papers via email to Maty Weinberg, KB1EIB, firstname.lastname@example.org. Papers will be published exactly as submitted, and authors will retain all rights.
Conference papers will be distributed as pdf’s to participants. Printed copies of the papers will be available for sale at Lulu.
Also, speakers are invited to make presentations on topics of interest without submitting papers for the Conference Proceedings.
All speakers and presenters must contact Steve Bible, N7HPR, n7hpr @ tapr.org, to reserve a slot for a presentation. Indicate whether you need a 15- or 30-minute slot and if you need to present on a specific day (Friday, September 17 or Saturday, September 18). A pre-recorded presentation can be submitted in lieu of a live virtual presentation.
Paper and presentation topic areas include, but are not limited to software defined radio (SDR), digital voice, digital satellite communication, digital signal processing (DSP), HF digital modes, adapting IEEE 802.11 systems for Amateur Radio, Global Positioning System (GPS), Automatic Position Reporting System (APRS), Linux in Amateur Radio, AX.25 updates, Internet operability with Amateur Radio networks, TCP/IP networking over Amateur Radio, mesh and peer-to-peer wireless networking, emergency and homeland defense backup digital communications in Amateur Radio.