Ahmed Kishk

Concordia University

Dr. Kishk works at Concordia University, Montréal, Québec, Canada (since 2011) as a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Advanced Antenna Systems. His research interests include the areas of millimeter-wave antennas for 5G/6G applications, analog beamforming network, dielectric resonator antennas, microstrip antennas, small antennas, microwave sensors, RFID antennas for readers and tags, multi-function antennas, microwave circuits, EBG, artificial magnetic conductors, soft and hard surfaces, phased array antennas, reflect/transmitarray, wearable antennas, and feeds for parabolic reflectors. He has published over 380-refereed journal articles and 510 conference papers. He is a co-author of four books and several book chapters and the editor of four books and thirteen patents. He offered several short courses in international conferences. Prof. Kishk and his students received several awards: the 1995 and 2006 outstanding paper awards for papers published in the Applied Computational Electromagnetic Society Journal, the 1997 Outstanding Engineering Educator Award from the Memphis section of the IEEE, the Outstanding Engineering Faculty Member of the Year in 1998 and 2009, Faculty research award for outstanding research performance in 2001 and 2005, the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, Microwave Prize 2004, the 2013 Chen-To Tai Distinguished Educator Award of the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society in recognition “for contributions and continuous improvements to teaching and research to prepare students for future careers in antennas and microwave circuits. Dr. Kishk is a Fellow of IEEE since 1998, a Fellow member of the Electromagnetic Academy, and the Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES). He was a member of the AP-S AdCom and AP-S distinguished lecturer (2013-2015), and the 2017 AP-S president.

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The Fifth Generation (5G) of Wireless Communication is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. The book comprises single chapters authored by various researchers and edited by an expert active in the Electrical and Electronic Engineering research area. All chapters are complete in itself but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims at providing a thorough overview of the latest research efforts by international authors on the fifth generation (5G) of wireless communication, and open new possible research paths for further novel developments.

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