Women in Microwaves (WIM)


WIM stands for “Women in Microwaves” and is the subset of Women in Engineering (WIE) working within the field of microwave engineering and typically active within the MTT society. WIM is also a subcommittee under MGA within the MTT-S AdCom.


The mission of WIM is to attract more woman graduate students and professionals to join MTT-S, and to increase the visibility of females in MTT-S throughout a variety of activities.


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Attend a WIE/WIM networking event at upcoming MTT-S conferences.
Sign up for our WIM email list https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/35K83DH

WiM Upcoming Event: 'Wearable Devices: Engineering Meets Creativity'

Wednesday 28th September 2022
15:30 – 18:00
Room: Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, Piazza Pio XI, 2, Milano

We continue the tradition of holding the Women in Microwave Engineering event, sponsored by IEEE MTT-S, during the European Microwave Week. The event will take place at the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana (Milan), both women and men are welcome. Taking a cue from the wonderful location, Milan, the capital of Italian fashion, this year’s event will focus on wearable technologies and devices. Three invited speakers will present the recent trends on materials, fabrication techniques and devices for wearable applications. The event will end with a guided tour of the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

Register (free of charge) for this event via: www.eumweek.com
To attend, please pre-register by sending an email to: wim@eumw2022.org
Subject: EuMW 2022 – Attend WiM Event

Microwave Magazine WIM Columns

Issue Date Article Title Link Author(s)
July 2022 Women in Microwaves at the 2021 IEEE Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference WIM Column July 2022 Rodica Ramer and Sherry Hess
June 2022 IMS2022 Women in Microwaves Retrospective: We’ve Come a Long, Long Way WIM Column June 2022  Sherry Hess
May 2022 Candid Thoughts From the IMS2022 Women in Microwaves Event Committee WIM Column May 2022 Sherry Hess
April 2022 Women, STEM, and South Asia WIM Column April 2022 Tayyaba Farooqi
March 2022 3MT’s Positive Impact: Personal and Professional Growth WIM Column March 2022 Valentina Palazzi
February 2022 Women In Microwaves: My Story Decades of Perspective on Women In Microwaves
(long version)
Dr. Kiki Ikossi
January 2022 Interview With Prof. Rashaunda Henderson:
The New MTT-S President
WIM Column January 2022 Prof Henderson Prof. Rashaunda Henderson and Sherry Hess

Microwave Magazine WIM Archive

Issue Date Article Title Link Author(s)
February/March 2019 Let’s Keep Women in Microwaves (But Let’s Turn Down the Heat) Let’s Keep Women in Microwaves (But Let’s Turn Down the Heat) Kate A. Remley
November/December 2018 Interview with Dr. Dominique Schreurs: The Road to Becoming the First Female MTT-S President The Road to Becoming The First Female MTT-S President Prof. Dominique Schreurs, Sherry Hess and Wenquan Che
September/October 2018 A Multidimensional, Multiscale, Multifunctional Life A Multidimensional, Multiscale, Multifunctional Life Wenquan Che and Ye Han


Photos from previous WIM Events. Photos by LylePhotos.com.