IEEE MTT-S DMI Workshop - Region 8 - May 4th





Thursday, May 04, 2023
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (Paris Time)

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IEEE MTT-S DMI Workshop - Region 8 - May 4th

The Distinguished Microwave Instructor (DMI) Workshop in IEEE Region 8 will be held on May 4th (Thursday) from 12 pm to 2 pm (CET – Central European Time). Please click here for registration!
The DMI program is supported by the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) and organized by its Education Committee. The DMI program aims to stimulate interest among undergraduate or tertiary students to bridge the pathway to the development of future wireless communications and sensing systems.

Prof. Jasmin Grosinger
Graz University of Technology, Austria

Prof. Jae-Sung Rieh
Korea University, Korea

Prof. Shiban K. Koul
Indian Institute of Technology, India

Speaker’s Bio: Jasmin Grosinger received the Dipl.-Ing. (M.Sc.) degree (Hons.) in telecommunications and the Dr.techn. (Ph.D.) degree (Hons.) from the Vienna University of Technology, Austria, in 2008 and 2012. In January 2021, she received the Venia Docendi (post-doctoral degree) in radio frequency and microwave engineering from Graz University of Technology, Austria.
Since 2013, Prof. Grosinger has been with Graz University of Technology, working on ultra-low-power wireless systems at the Institute of Microwave and Photonic Engineering. In 2021, she was elevated to an Associate Professor. From 2008 to 2013, she was a Project Assistant with the Institute of Telecommunications, Vienna University of Technology. She was a Laboratory Associate with Disney Research, Pittsburgh, USA, in 2011. In 2018, 2019, and 2021, she was a Guest Professor at the Institute of Electronics Engineering, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. Prof. Grosinger has authored more than 60 peer-reviewed publications and holds one US patent.
Prof. Grosinger is actively involved in the Technical Program and Steering Committees of various RF-related conferences and is an Associate Editor of the IEEE MICROWAVE AND WIRELESS COMPONENTS LETTERS. She is a member of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Technology Society (MTT-S) and the Union Radio-Scientifique Internationale Austria (Commission D). Within MTT-S, she serves as a Distinguished Microwave Lecturer (Tatsuo Itoh DML class of 2022–2024), a member of the IEEE MTT-S Technical Committees MTT-25 Wireless Power Transfer and Energy Conversion Committee and MTT-26 RFID, Wireless Sensors and IoT Committee, and as the Vice-Chair of the Women in Microwaves Sub-Committee of the Member and Geographic Activities Committee. In 2022, she is serving as the MTT-S AdCom Secretary.

Speaker’s Bio: Jae-Sung Rieh received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electronics engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 1991 and 1995, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, in 1999. In 1999, he joined IBM Semiconductor R & D Center, where he was responsible for the development of high frequency SiGe HBT technologies. Since 2004, he has been with the School of Electrical Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, Korea, where he is currently a Professor. He was a visiting scholar at Submillimeter Wave Advanced Technology team (SWAT) in JPL, Pasadena, USA, in 2012, and at High Speed Electronics Lab (HSEL) in UCLA, Los Angeles, USA for 2018-2019. His major research interest lies in the mm-wave and terahertz devices and circuits.
Dr. Rieh was a recipient of IBM Faculty Award (2004) and a co-recipient of IEEE EDS George E. Smith Awards (2002 and 2006) and IEEE Microwave and Wireless Component Letters Tatsuo Itoh Best Paper Award (2013). He has served as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters (2006-2009) and the IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (2010-2013). He is the author of a book, “Introduction to Terahertz Electronics (Springer Nature, 2021)”. He is a Fellow of IEEE.

Speaker’s Bio: Shiban K Koul is a Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. He is also the Chairman of Astra Microwave Products Limited, Hyderabad, a major company involved in the Development of RF and Microwave systems in India. His current research interests include: RF MEMS, Device modeling, Microwave and Millimeter wave IC design and Reconfigurable microwave circuits including antennas.
Dr. Koul has been a member of the IEEE for the past 30 years. He has served as the Chairman of IEEE ED/MTT Chapter, India Council in (1988, 89, 1992, 93, 94, 95). He has also been a member of the executive committee of the IEEE Delhi Section and IEEE ED/MTT Chapter, India Council. He was the past chairman of the Fellow and awards nomination committee of IEEE Delhi Section. Currently, he is the Chairman of Delhi section and also chairman of the Microwave Theory and Techniques Chapter under Delhi section. He is currently a serving ADCOM member and a Member of IEEE MTT society’s Technical committees on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Integrated Circuits (MTT-6) and RF MEMs (MTT-21), Member of India Initiative team of IEEE MTT-S, Membership Services Regional Co-coordinator India, Vice Chair MGA and MTT-S Speaker bureau lecturer.
Dr. Koul is the author/co-author of 199 Research Papers and 7 state-of-the art books and holds 6 patents and 6 copyrights. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, USA (IEEE), Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) and Fellow of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE).

The Distinguished Microwave Instructor (DMI) program
Through the DMI program, world-famous educators and engineers will introduce the history of wireless technologies, the evolution of modern wireless systems, and the cutting-edge wireless applications to be used in our daily lives in the foreseeable future. These DMls will also share their own experience of growth.

Being A Part of The DMI Program
The DMls will reveal the mysterious veil of wireless technologies and show you the long journey of wireless technologies from traditional applications 30 years ago (radio, TV and analogue mobile phone) to today’s portable devices and wearable/implantable wireless sensors. The participants will learn about the ground-breaking achievements that microwave and wireless technologies have made in human civilization. By engaging with the DMls, the participants will have access to excellent educational resources, touch on the evolution of microwave engineering and feel the changes in the world through vibrant technologies such as 5G/6G wireless communications, virtual reality, telepresence and automotive radar in unmanned vehicles.