Placement of Router Key To Get The Best WiFi Connection

We often received calls about poor wifi signal in the home. There are many factors that affect the wifi signal. In a recent article in The Huffington Post, a clear explanation is given of the best location to place your wifi router in the home. Jason Cole, a PhD student in physics at Imperial College London, used math to figure out the best spot to place a wireless router. Cole solved the Helmholtz equation — which is used to map electromagnetic fields like the ones your router emits — for his apartment. What he discovered was that tucking a router away in an inconspicuous corner is not ideal for a good connection, even though that’s the way most of us do it.


Speaking with The Huffington Post, Cole offered a number of tips to help your WiFi router send a strong signal all over your home or apartment and reduce the amount of Netflix buffering you have to sit through.

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