TurboRAN is a state of the art testbed for enabling unprecedented experimental research on multi-band, multi-tier artificial intelligence enabled wireless networks of future.

TurboRAN Layout

TurboRAN Layout

TurboRAN is made up of 3 tiers of cells connected to an open and commercial EPC via fiberoptic links. The EPCs are connected through multi-gigabit routing system to a central Hadoop cluster for high-speed data transmission and processing.
TurboRAN Hardware

TurboRAN Hardware

TurboRAN combines state-of-the-art hardware from a variety of vendors to construct customized network entities including mmWave cells, mobile cell nodes, and weatherproof outdoor nodes to enable experiments for future mobile cellular networks.
TurboRAN Software

TurboRAN Software

TurboRAN network entities use a combination of commercial LTE protocol stacks to enable testing of state-of-the-art SON solutions, and open source LTE protocol stacks to enable development of solutions for future cellular networks.
Cutting Edge Feature

Cutting Edge Feature

TurboRAN testbed contains a variety of cutting edge features including multi-gigabit routing, fiber optic backhaul, high-speed high-capacity Hadoop data processing cluster, mmWave cell nodes, commercial and open source EPCs, autonomous ground and aerial vehicles, and multi-tier cell infrastructure with mobility support to enable development of future mobile cellular networks.
Research Themes

Research Themes

TurboRAN will enable research on a host of applications for future mobile cellular networks including, but not limited to Control-Data Split Architecture, Big-data enabled Proactive Self-Optimization, Aerial Mobile Cellular Networks, and Proactive Self-Healing.
Publications

Publications

TurboRAN 5G testbed is part of BSONLab which is devoted to research on a variety of topics related to Self Organizing Network (SON) solutions for mobile cellular networks.
News

Top News

BSONLab is home to TurboRAN.
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BSONLab director, Dr. Ali Imran, granted $1 million from National Science Foundation for TurboRAN 5G testbed.
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4502 East 41st Street Building 4,
Tulsa, OK 74135
+1-(918)-660-3348
info@bsonlab.com

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