Xianming Qing received his B.Eng. degree from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), Chengdu, China, in 1985, and his Ph.D. degree from Chiba University, Chiba, Japan, in 2010. During 1987–1996, Dr. Qing joined UESTC for teaching and research and was appointed as a Lecturer in 1990 and an Associate Professor in 1995. He joined the National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore, in 1997 as a Research Scientist. Since 1998, he has joined the Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R, formerly known as CWC and ICR), Singapore. He is currently holding the position of Senior Scientist and the Leader of the Antenna System Lab. His main research interests are antenna design and characterization for wireless applications. In particular, his current R&D focuses on small and broadband antennas/arrays for wireless systems, such as ultrawideband (UWB) systems, radio frequency identification (RFID) systems and medical imaging systems, microwave, mmW, submmW, and THz imaging systems. Dr. Qing has authored and coauthored 185 technical papers, published in international journals or presented at international conferences, and 5 book chapters. He is holding 10 granted and filed patents. He received six science and technology advancement awards in China from 1987 to 1997. He is also the recipient of the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Award 2006, 2013, and 2014 and International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation Best Paper Award 2010. Dr. Qing has been a Member of the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society since 1990 and the RFID Technical Committee (TC-24) of the IEEE MTT since 2009. He is serving as the Associate Editor of the International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies (Cambridge University Press/EuMA). He has also served as a Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, and so forth.
Biography Updated on 23 August 2014