The 4G (LTE) and 5G mobile network expansion in Germany promises to improve network coverage and increase data rates. However, it must be ensured that electromagnetic exposure complies with the legal limits are with at all times. In this context, the attenuation of roofs below mobile communications base stations is of particular importance. To quantify this and improve the data situation, Sykno conducted a broad-based measurement campaign together with Deutsche Telekom Technik.
A freely available OpenAccess publication in the renowned IEEE Access Journal presents the results in detail.