Ham Radio Digital Communication Conference

The TAPR/ARRL amateur radio Digital Communication Conference takes place next week, 20-22nd September 2013, in Cedarbrook Lodge, Seattle.

Our Saturday evening banquet speaker, Tom Van Baak will present a speech entitled “Passion and Precision: Adventures of a Time Nut.”

Our Sunday morning seminar will be about programming Androids and will be presented by Ron Frohne, KL7NA.

Submitted papers for the DCC are, as follows:

  • “(CAB) Controllable Altitude Balloon Proposal” by Pedro Converso, LU7ABF
  • “A Software Defined Radio for Mesh Networks” by John B. Stephensen, KD6OZH
  • “Applications and Infrastructure for Marathon Support” by Erik Westgard, NY9D
  • “DATV-Express – a Testing Report” by Art Towslee, WA8RMC and Ken Konechy W6HHC
  • “Evaluating OLSR and B.A.T.M.A.N over D-STAR” by John Ronan, EI7IG and Darren Long, GØHWW
  • “Gnuradio Companion module for openHPSDR Hermes / Metis SDR Radio” by Tom McDermott, N5EG
  • “High Performance BPSK31: Ideas for a New Generation” by John A. Gibbs, NN7F
  • “Modulation – Demodulation Software Radio” by Alex Schwarz, VE7DXW and Guy Roels, ON6MU
  • “Narrowband IP over Amateur Radio Networks (NIPARnets): Next-Generation Networking for Amateur Radio” by Timothy J. Salo, ABØDO
  • “Noise Power Ratio (NPR) Testing of HF Receivers” by Adam Farson, VA7OJ/AB4OJ
  • “Raspberry Pi Applications in Digital Communications: A Mobile Xastir-Based APRS Station” by John A. Hansen, W2FS
  • “Whitebox Handheld Software Radio Kit” by Chris Testa, KD2BMH
  • Our Saturday evening banquet speaker is Tom Van Baak, whose speech is titled “Passion and Precision: Adventures of a Time Nut.”

ARRL and TAPR Digital Communications Conference - http://www.tapr.org/dcc.html

Kickstarter for ARRL-TAPR DCC video - http://www.southgatearc.org/news/august2013/kickstarter_launch_for_arrl_tapr_dcc_video.htm

Cedarbrook Lodge - http://www.tapr.org/dcc.html/#hotel