International Workshop on Modern Antennas and Communication Systems (MACS’18)

In the Framework of ICMCS’18, MACS’18 workshop will bring together academics, researchers, professionals and PhD students to share their latest achievements and explore future directions and synergies in modern and emerging antennas and communication systems.
MACS’18 consist of technical and invited sessions and keynote and tutorial sessions covering the state-of-the art of several hot topics related to antennas, microwave engineering and communication systems.


  • Computational and numerical techniques
  • Microwave Active Devices, Circuits and Subsystems
  • Microwave Passive Components and Circuits
  • Millimeter-wave circuits and devices
  • Photonics, non-linear optics devices and optoelectronics
  • Antenna Applications and Emerging Technologies
  • Reconfigurable antennas and applications
  • Millimetre-wave, submillimetre-wave and Terahertz
  • Measurement Techniques and Systems
  • Propagation, scattering and diffraction
  • Nanotechnology, Nanodevices and Nanomaterials
  • Metamaterials, FSSs and Electromagnetic Bandgap Structures
  • RF Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (RF-MEMS)
  • Radar and applications
  • Wireless technology and applications
  • Medical applications and biological effects
  • wireless power transmission and harvesting
  • RFID and sensor networks
  • Wireless networks : 4G/5G and beyond
  • Wireless Networking in Smart cities
  • Signal processing and Cognitive Radio Networks

Workshop Chairs

Francisco Falcone, Universidad Pública de Navarra, Spain
Otman EL Mrabet, Faculty of Science, Tetouan, Morocco

Technical Program Committee

Otman Aghzout, ENSA of Tetouan, Morocco
Ana Vazquez Alejos, Uvigo, Spain
Ibraheem Al-Naib, Dammam University, KSA
Yahia Antar Royal Military College of Canada, Canada
Miguel Beruete, UPNA, Spain
Mohsine Bouya, IUR, Morocco
Soumaya Cherkaoui, University of Sherbrooke, Canada
M’hamed Drissi, INSA de Rennes, France
Bilal El Jaafari, INSA Rennes, France
Jean Marie Floc’h, INSA, Rennes, France
Mohsine Khalladi, UAE, Morocco
Ferran Martin, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Stanislav Maslovski, Coimbra University, Portugal
Francisco Medina Mena, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Aoutoul Mohssine, FS, Chouaib Doukkali University, Morocco
Miguel Navarro-Cia, University of Birmingham, UK
Lotfi Osman, University of Carthage, Tunisia
Ahmed Oulad Said, ERA Marrakech, Morocco
Diego Pablo Ruiz Padillo, UGR, Spain
Mario Alberto Fernandez Pantoja, UGR, Spain
Pedro Pinho, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, Portugal
Tchanguiz Razban, Polytech’Nantes, France
Hatem Rmili, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi arabia
Smail Tedjini, Grenoble-INP, France
Guy Vandenbosch, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

Paper submissions

Prospective authors are invited to submit their papers which must describe original results on the proposed topics. Papers should be submitted in a PDF format according to the standard IEEE Conference Template.
Click here to go to submission page and choose MACS : International Workshop on Modern Antennas and Communication Systems as option in the submission topic in Easychair.


Otman EL Mrabet
Phone: +212 672 742 114

Video announcement

Important dates

Submission deadline March 14 18, 2018
Notification to authors March 31 April 6, 2018
Final version due April 10, 2018
Registration deadline April 16, 2018
ICMCS'18 Conference May, 10-12, 2018

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