Zhewang Ma (S’91-M’96) received the B. Eng. and M. Eng. degrees from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Hefei, China, in 1986 and 1989, respectively. In 1995, he was granted the Dr. Eng. degree from the University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan.
He was a Research Assistant with the University of Electro-Communications in 1996, and became an Associate Professor there in 1997. From 1998, he was an Associate Professor with the Saitama University, Japan, and has been a Professor there since 2009. His current research interests include computational electromagnetics, microwave and millimeter-wave passive circuits, measurements of dielectric materials and high temperature superconductors.
Dr. Ma was granted the URSI Young Scientist Award in 1993. He was awarded the CJMW Microwave Prize in 2008. He was also the recipient of the Best Paper Award from IEICE in 2018. He was the Vice-President of the Technical Group on Electronics Simulation Technology of the Electronics Society, IEICE. He has served on the Editorial Board of IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Review Board of IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, Review Board of the International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Review Board of IEICE Transactions on Electronics, Japan, and as the Editor of two Special Issues of IEICE Transactions on Electronics. He has also served on the technical program, award, and steering committees of various microwave conferences.