TOPICS OF INTEREST

Abstracts of original papers are solicited, which shall clearly identify the object of the proposed papers and highlight the technological innovation, recent developments and targeted applications. A non-exhaustive list of the topics is given below. Authors are encouraged to submit papers in areas they consider relevant, even if they are not explicitly mentioned in the list:

A) Space antennas and instrumentation
A.1. Astronomy instruments and missions
A.2. Solar system exploration instruments and missions
A.3. Reflectors and antennas
A.4. Quasi-Optical and guided components
A.5. Focal plane arrays
A.6. Heterodyne and direct detectors (e.g. TES, KID, HEB, SiS, Schottky, bolometers)
A.7. Sources and local oscillator systems
A.8. Back-end 
A.9. Cryogenics

B) Ground antennas and instrumentation
B.1. Radio astronomy instruments and observatories
B.2. Deep space antennas 
B.3. Antenna arrays 
B.4. Feeds
B.5. Quasi optical networks and components
B.6. Very-long-baseline interferometry
B.7. (Sub)-mm wave communications 

C) Modelling, manufacturing and testing techniques
C.1. Antenna, system and sub-system modelling techniques
C.2. Antenna, system and sub-system manufacturing techniques
C.3. Antenna, system and sub-system testing techniques

D) General
D.1. General antenna for space science topics
D.2. Other related topics

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