School of
Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

Current active areas of interest

  • Communications and Signal Processing

    • Passive and active radar signal processing
    • Space surveillance
    • Signal processing for electronic warfare
    • Coding and information theory
    • Detection and estimation theory
    • Sensor fusion
  • Microwave Imaging Systems

    • Portable microwave system for imaging and monitoring of the human body
    • Pulmonary oedema detection
    • Brain stroke detection and classification
    • Breast cancer detection
    • Lung cancer detection
    • Plural effusion microwave-based detection system
  • Microwave Devices

    • Design of planar microwave devices
    • Subsystems for wideband applications
    • Wideband antennas for biomedical applications
    • Reconfigurable and switched beam antenna arrays for satellite and mobile communications
    • Compact radar systems for imaging and surveillance
    • Compact, planar multi-band antennas for mobile applications
    • Millimetre wave beamforming systems for 5G mobiles
  • Photonics

    • Self mixing laser sensors
    • Biomedical imaging sensors based on two-dimensional arrays of Vertical-Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers (VCSELS)
    • Embedded flow sensors in microfluidic systems
    • Quantification and imaging of skin blood perfusion
    • Optical measurement of surface biopotentials
    • Development of self-mixing techniques with Terahertz quantum cascade lasers