A lecture about leaky wave antennas by a professor from Czech Republic

A lecture about leaky wave antennas by a professor from Czech Republic

Jan Macháč, professor from Czech Technical University in Prague will deliver a lecture titled as “Substrate Integrated Waveguide – Base for Leaky Wave Antennas” on 21 May, at 10:30 a.m., at ETU “LETI” (Conference Hall, Building 5).

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Jan Macháč will make a presentation on his research of leaky wave antennas based on substrate integrated waveguides (SIW). SIW antennas are planar structures and can be as easily manufactured as a standard circuit board. As a result, SIW antennas can be mass-produced at a low cost.

At the end of his lecture Professor Macháč will talk shortly about the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) within the organization.

The lecture will be delivered in English. Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Jan Macháč is a senior member of IEEE, professor at the Department of Electromagnetic Field at Czech Technical University in Prague. His main scientific interests are: investigation of planar passive elements and subsystems of microwave technology, planar antennas, planar microwave filters, propagation of electromagnetic waves in periodic structures, metamaterials. Prof. Machac is an author or co-author of more than 250 publications in scientific journals and scientific international and national conferences.

Member of the MTT Society AdCom Membership and Geographic Activities Committee MTT-S Region 8 Coordinator. Member of the IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. TPRC, since 2008. Member of the TPC of the European Microwave Conference, 1995-1997, and since 2013.

Reviewer of: IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techn., IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, Electronics Letters, IET Microwave Antennas & Propagation.