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Dimitris E. Anagnostou, Ph. D.
Associate Professor, ECE Department, SDSMT
Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation

Education
Post-Doc, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of ECE, Atlanta, GA, 2006
Ph.D. Electrical & Computer Engineering, UNM, Albuquerque, NM, 2005
M.Sc. Electrical & Computer Engineering, UNM, Albuquerque, NM, 2002
Diploma Electrical & Comp. Eng. (5-yr degree), DUTh, Greece, 2000

Google Scholar Citations: 719, h-index:13
Scopus Citations: 378, h-index:10

Research Interests:

- Antennas: Reconfigurable, autonomous and flexible antennas and arrays; analytical design methods and physical principles of antennas; electrically small antennas; nobel antennas; phase-change materials and applications; radiating QR codes & barcodes for anticounterfeiting and security; metamaterial-inspired arrays, microwave/RF circuits; applied electromagnetics.
- RF, Energy: Paper-electronics (flexible, eco-friendly 'Green'); RF harvesters;
- Other: Medical and digital image processing; Remote sensing; RF-MEMS; Artificial neural network (ANN) applications in reconfigurable systems & electromagnetics. Packaging; MHz, THz, Optical circuits and components; Direct-write; Wave propagation; DoA (Direction-of Arrival) estimation.

Sponsored projects have been funded by the following agencies:
DARPA, DOD ARO, NSF, AFRL/SAIC, NASA SD EPSCOR and SD EPSCOR 

 

Major Achievements, Awards and Service

- DARPA Young Faculty Award

- IEEE John Kraus Antenna Award by the IEEE APS, for MEMS reconfigurable antennas

- ASEE SFFP Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship

- ASEE Campus Star Award (*link*)

- Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation

- Associate Editor, Intl' J. of Machine Learning and Cybernetics, Springer

- IEEE Senior Member

- Distinguished Scientist award , by the Greek Ministry of National Defense


Awards of Students:
2013 Outstanding SDSMT Graduate Student Award: M. Al-Tarifi
2012 NASA SD EPSCoR Space Grant Student Award: M. Cover
2012 NANO EXPO, SD, 3rd Place Award, Poster: M. Iskander
2011 NANO EXPO, SD, 1st Place Award, Poster: M. Al-Tarifi
2009 IEEE APS Int'l Symp. , Student Competition Honorary Mention & award: A. Gheethan

Patent: USPTO invention disclosure and patent #7,589,674, by D. E. Anagnostou, G. Zheng, J. Papapolymerou and C. Christodoulou, "RF-MEMS Reconfigurable Self-Similar Antenna", 15-Sept. 2009.

Technical Program Committee: IEEE-APS Int'l Symposia, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.  

Session Chair: IEEE-APS Int'l Symposia, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.  

Convened Session co-Organizer: EuCAP 2014, "Novel Advances in Reconfigurable Systems"

Reviewer
NSF National Science Foundation  
U.S. Department of Defense  
Hellenic Gov't. State Scholarship Foundation (IKY) 
Romanian Ministry of Education  
Artech House Publishers (book review)  
SciTech Publishing, Inc. (book review)  

IEEE Transactions in Antennas and Propagation [T-AP] 
IEEE Transactions in Microwave Theory and Techniques [T-MTT] 
IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Magazine [APS-Mag]
IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters [AWPL]
IEEE Microwaves and Wireless Components Letters [MWCL]
IEEE/OSA Journal of Display Technology [JDT]
IEE IET Microwaves Antennas and Propagation [MAP] (UK)
IEE IET Wireless Sensor Systems [WSS] (UK)
JOSA B, Journal of the Optical Society of America - Optical Physics
ACS AMI, Applied Materials & Interfaces (Paragon)
Elsevier AEUE Intl' Journal of Electronics and Communications
Wiley Intl’ Jour. of Numer. Modeling: Elec. Networks, Devices & Fields
PIERS Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications [JEMWA]
Springer IJMLC, Intl’ Journal of Machine Learning and Cybernetics
SDAS South Dakota Academy of Sciences [SDAS Proc.]
ETRI Journal (Korea)
Other Intl' Journals & Symposia in the U.S., Latin America and Europe (inc. Greece) 

Associations
Senior Member, IEEE: APS, MTT, RAS, EMB, VTS, EMC, Broadcasting
Member, ASEE
Member, Eta Kappa Nu (HKN, Honors Society)
Member, Technical Chamber of Greece, Electrical Engineers

University and Community Service: 
Outreach: "Buffalo Antennas" mini course with lab tours and hands-on activities for K-12 students.
IEEE APS Education Committee (Member): Provides educational opportunities for students.
Faculty Senate, SDSMT, 2008-2010.
Various ECE, NANO and SDSMT Committees.

Students and Post-Docs
Post-Docs: 
Dr. Xiao Ding, Visiting Fellow 2013. (now Assistant Professor, UESTC, China)
Dr. Shengwen (Kevin) Zhang, 2012-2013 (now Assoc. Professor Chem., Jiangnan U China)
Dr. Arash Rashidi, 2012 (now Post-Doc at Univ. of W-M)
Dr. RongLin Li, 2011-2012 (now Professor at S. China Univ. of Tech.)

Ph. D.: 
Mina Iskander, Graduate RA, NanoEng, SDSMT, 2011-pres
Muhannad Al-Tarrifi, Graduate RA, NanoEng, SDSMT, 2013 (now Post-Doc, UC Boulder)

M.Sc.: 
Tarron Teeslink, Graduate Student, Elec. Eng., SDSMT,2013-pres
Numan Al-Mobin, Graduate Student, Elec. Eng., SDSMT,2012-pres
Akhter Hossan, Graduate Student, Elec. Eng., SDSMT,2012-pres
Ahmad A. Gheethan, M.Sc. ECE, 2009 (now at USF)

U/G and REUs: 
Mason Cover, Undergraduate RA, Spring 2011 - present (*NASA EPSCOR Award*)  
Sierra Rasmussen, Undergraduate RA, Summer 2013 (collab. /w J. Kellar, G. Crawford)  
Andrew Carpenter, Undergraduate RA, Spring 2011 - Dec. 2011 
Curtis Wynia, Undergraduate RA, Spring 2010 
Richard Handoko, Undergraduate RA, Fall 2009, SDSMT, 2007,
Cole Deichert, Undergraduate RA, Summer 2007, SDSMT, 2007, 

Teaching
At SDSMT:
EE 221 – Circuits II (Spring and Fall)
EE 483 – Antennas for Wireless Communications (Spring), 
EE 692 – Advanced Electromagnetics
EE 692 – Advanced Antenna Engineering

At Georgia Institute of Technology (labs and a few lectures)
ECE 4415 – RF Engineering I, (Microwave Ampl., Gonzalez), F'06
ECE 6360 – Microwave Design, (Microwave Eng., Pozar), S'06

At University of New Mexico (labs & TA work)
ECE 560 – Microwave Eng., CAD & RF design seminars F'01
ECE 561 – Electrodynamics, S'03
ECE 560 – Microwave Engineering (Labs), F'04

Technical Skills
Software: ADS (Agilent), IE3D (Zeland), Ensemble/Designer (Ansoft)

Equipment: Antenna and microwave equipment and components such as:
Network Analyzers (Vector, Spectrum, Impedance) up to 67 GHz PNA, Synthesized sweepers
Oscilloscopes, RF Probe Stations, Anechoic chambers and pattern measurements

Cleanroom : CVC DC-sputterer, Karl Suss MA-6, CEE 100CB Spinner, Lapmaster polisher,
A-Step profilometer, Plasma-therm RIE.

Lasers: CO2, IR, Excimer

DSP: Max/MSP, Cool Edit Pro, Paintshop Pro

PCs: Software & Hardware – Fast adaptation to new PC technologies

MS-DOS – WinXP (administrator level), Unix (some experience)

Pascal, MatLAB + Toolboxes (Mathworks)

Publications
More than 80 peer-reviewed Journal and Conference Publications in various areas of interest
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Last Updated: 11/25/2013