IEEE Press Series on Electromagnetic Wave Theory and Applications

Aims and Scope

The IEEE Press Series on Electromagnetic Wave Theory and Applications offers new titles as well as reprints and revisions of recognized classics in electromagnetic waves and applications.

Series Editor: Douglas Werner

Douglas Werner photoProfessor, Electrical Engineering
Pennsylvania State University, USA

Dr. Werner joined the faculty of Electrical Engineering in 1998. He holds the John L. and Genevieve H. McCain Chair Professorship in the Pennsylvania State University Department of Electrical Engineering and is the director of the Computational Electromagnetics and Antennas Research Lab (CEARL) as well as a member of the Communications and Space Sciences Lab (CSSL). He is also a faculty member of the Materials Research Institute (MRI) at Penn State. He has been awarded 14 patents, has published over 800 technical papers and proceedings articles, and is the author of 28 book chapters with several additional chapters currently in preparation. Dr. Werner is a Fellow of the IEEE, the IET, the OSA, and the ACES.

Ph.D. Penn State University, Electrical Engineering
M.A. Penn State University, Mathematics
M.S. Penn State University, Electrical Engineering
B.S. Penn State University, Electrical Engineering

Theoretical and computational electromagnetics, antenna theory and design, phased arrays (including ultra-wideband arrays), microwave devices, wireless and personal communication systems (including on-body networks), wearable and e-textile antennas, RFID tag antennas, conformal antennas, reconfigurable antennas, frequency selective surfaces, electromagnetic wave interactions with complex media, metamaterials, transformation optics, nanoscale electromagnetics (including nanoantennas), fractal and knot electrodynamics, and nature-inspired optimization techniques (genetic algorithms, clonal selection  algorithms, particle swarm, wind driven optimization, ant colony and various other evolutionary programming schemes).

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