Microwaves Circuits & Sensors IoT OTA Measurement 5G Antennas
Dr. Rashid Mirzavand is a research and development scientist with the Intelligent Wireless Technology Laboratory, University of Alberta. He is a co-founder of WiDyne Tech., SenZioT Tech., and Anteligen Tech. from the University of Alberta. He is the author of more than 140 papers published in refereed journals and conference proceedings. His major topics of research interest include, but are not limited to measurement systems, sensors, and microwave/millimeter-wave circuits and antennas.
Dr. Mirzavand is currently involved in several multidisciplinary research projects, striking at electrical engineering and mechanical engineering, with a focus on the development and commercialization of intelligent integrated sensors and antenna technologies that are applicable to ICT, smart cities, construction, healthcare, environment, transportation, and the energy sector.
Undergraduate co-op, visiting, and graduate students and postdoctoral Fellowship positions (Contact Dr. Mirzavand by email)
Review of vector calculus, electrostatics, and magnetostatics. Electric and magnetic fields in material media, including polarization mechanisms and general boundary conditions. Solutions to static field problems. Maxwell's equations and waves in free space, dielectrics and conducting media. Reflection and refraction, standing waves. Prerequisites: MATH 102, 209 and PHYS 230. Credit may be obtained in only one of ECE 370 or E E 315.Fall Term 2021
Principles of microwave and millimeter-wave circuit design, various transmission lines and their frequency dependency behavior, transition between different transmission lines, standard components realization and their analysis and applications, Emerging technologies and state of the art microwave and millimeter-wave circuit realization, System and higher level integration with focus on configurations and technological challenges, measurement techniques and instruments.Winter Term 2022