Peter Futter

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Peter Futter is a senior application specialist for electromagnetic (EM) solutions at Altair Engineering, based in Stellenbosch, South Africa. He has diverse expertise in numerical simulation for a range of Electromagnetic applications, technical support and product strategy and business development in a competitive global market place. His technical specialties include antenna design, integration and placement, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC).

Fast Matching Circuits Design with Optenni Lab

Ubiquitous connectivity which is used in so many upcoming and future technologies (consumer electronics, automotive, IoT, etc.) need antennas to enable the wireless communication layer. Often the antenna real estate is limited, either by the physical device size or simply … Read More

Antenna Design for 5G Communications

With the rollout of the 5th generation mobile network around the corner (scheduled for 2020 [wiki/5G]), technology exploration is in full swing. The new 5G requirements (e.g. 1000x increase in capacity, 10x higher data rates, etc.) will create opportunities for diverse … Read More

Electromagnetics in the Healthcare Industry

Electromagnetic fields are present in many of the medical applications today. The technology is becoming more complex and it is therefore vitally important that the tools and procedures perform at their maximum capacity and always yield precise and accurate data. … Read More