The workshop has included a tutorial on In-Home PLC offered by participants to the ICT EU FP7 Project OMEGA, Home Gigabit Networks. OMEGA is developing a user-friendly home access network capable of delivering high-bandwidth services and content at a transmission speed of one Gigabit per second. The interdisciplinary project consortium consists of 20 European partners from industry and academia.

Tutorial title: Advances Towards Gbps In-Home PLC Networks

Chair: A. Tonello


- Introduction, A. Tonello, University od Udine, Italy

- OMEGA vision and system, O. Hoffmann, University of Dortmund, Germany

- PLC state-of-the art and standardization, O. Isson, Spidcom, France

- PLC channel characterization, modeling, and EMC issues, P. Pagani, Orange Labs, France

- PLC physical layer advances, A. Tonello, University of Udine, Italy

- HomePlug AV MAC fundamentals, O. Isson, Spidcom, France

- MAC multiuser mechanisms and approches, A. Maiga, IETR, France

The tutorial material is included in the WSPLC09 Proceedings. They can be downloaded from the Programme page

Omega Gigabit Networks, Seventh Framework Programme
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WSPLC 2009 Contact:



Andrea M. Tonello
University of Udine
email: tonello@uniud.it
phone: +39 0432 558042
fax: +39 0432 558251

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