• Elias A. Alwan (Member, IEEE) was born in Aitou, Lebanon, in 1984. He received the B.E. degree (summa cum laude) in computer and communication engineering from Notre Dame University–Louaize, Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon, in 2007, the M.E. degree in electrical engineering from the American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, in 2009, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from The Ohio State University (OSU), Columbus, OH, USA, in 2014. From 2015 to 2017, he was a Senior Research Associate with the ElectroScience Laboratory, OSU. He is currently an Assistant Professor with the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Florida International University. His research interests include antennas and radio frequency systems with particular focus on ultra-wideband (UWB) communication systems, including UWB arrays, reduced hardware and power efficient communication back-ends, and millimeter-wave technologies for 5G applications. Since 2010, he has been a Phi Kappa Phi member.(Based on document published on 16 April 2021)

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  • Ultra-wideband (UWB) Communication Systems: including UWB arrays, RF beam- forming techniques, simultaneous transmit and receive (STAR) systems, high data rate secure communication systems with multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) capabilities, and millimeter-wave technologies for 5G applications. In particular, design, fabrication, and measurement of antennas and RF systems, with emphasis on UWB applications.

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  • Elias Alwan


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