Balint Seeber is a researcher at Ettus, designers of the USRP line of software defined radios. Every so often he gives an interesting conference talk about his latest projects. This time he’s given a talk at Ruxmon Sydney in April of this year and it has just been uploaded to YouTube.
In the talk Balint overviews the projects that he’s working on or completed. His topics include:
- His work with creating his own battery powered GSM base station including a live demo where members from the audience connect to and call him via the base station.
- His work with FPV drones and creating an SDR based FPV digital video system.
- Hacking restaurant pagers.
- Attempting to communicate with and revive the ISEE-3 spacecraft using the large radio dish at Arecibo.
- Gathering actual RADAR data from listening to a real airport active RADAR system and plotting the returns on a map.
- Investigating RFID tags and attempting to unlock his car via an SDR.