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Microwave Metamaterials and their applications resource

Gain an insight in the intriguing area of metamaterials and view the presentations from recent events.

IET RF and Microwave Technology Network proudly hosted a technical workshop on "Microwave Metamaterials and their Applications" on Wednesday 22 February 2012. This event was jointly organised by the London Metropolitan University and IET Professional Networks on Antenna and Propagation, and IET Radar Sonar and Navigation.

External speakers included Professor Yang Hao (Queen Mary, University of London) and David Daniels (Chief Consultant, at Cobham plc). This was the first in a series of technical workshops planned by the professional network. Around 70 delegates attended the workshop including delegates from several international companies like Astrium, BT, Cobham, CST UK Ltd, Samsung Electronics, SELEX Galileo Ltd, Thruvision Systems Ltd, Entuple Technologies etc. 

Also representatives from 12 Universities across the UK and Ireland also attended the workshop including Imperial College London, Liverpool John Moores University, Queen Mary, UCL, University College Dublin, UEL, University of Greenwich, University of Manchester, University of Newcastle, and University of Westminster.

The event included research student poster competition which was sponsored by Computer Simulation Technology (CST). The students who won the best poster and runner up poster were Miss Wenxuan Tang and Miss Di Bao, both from Queen Mary. They received prize money of £100 and £50 Amazon Voucher, respectively. The event was concluded with a closing plenary by Dr Chris Mann, Chief Scientific Advisor, ThruVision Systems Ltd. The presenters and students participating in the poster competition were awarded with a certificate from IET. 

Next Workshop: "Today’s RF technology for tomorrow’s medicine" (more details for the event will follow soon)
Date:22 February 2013 at Queen Mary College, London

Sponsorship opportunities are open now, please email David Houssein for further information.

Please contact Kafil Ahmed for any queries regarding the past and future technical workshop.

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Welcome and introduction on Metamaterials

Dr Bal Virdee, London Metropolitan University
From: Technical Workshop: Microwave metamaterials and their applications, Organised by the IET Professional Networks: RF & Microwave Technology Antennas and Propagation Radar, Sonar and Navigation, 22 February 2012, London

2012-02-22 | Communications Channel

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Metamaterials and Invisibility Cloak: An Academic Perspective

Professor Yang Hao, Queen Mary University of London
From: Technical Workshop: Microwave metamaterials and their applications, Organised by the IET Professional Networks: RF & Microwave Technology Antennas and Propagation Radar, Sonar and Navigation, 22 February 2012, London

2012-02-22 | Communications Channel

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A system designer's view of potential applications for metamaterials in ground penetrating radar

David Daniels, Chief Consultant, Cobham Technical Services
From: Technical Workshop: Microwave metamaterials and their applications, Organised by the IET Professional Networks: RF & Microwave Technology Antennas and Propagation Radar, Sonar and Navigation, 22 February 2012, London

2012-02-22 | Communications Channel

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