Personal profile


  • University of Kyoto, Japan
  • Teacher of mathematics, electrical and electric circuit at Kyoto Computer School( Part-time ), Kyoto
  •  M Eng, University of Kyoto, Japan
  • PhD in informatics, University of Kyoto, Japan Thesis title: High speed computational modeling in the application of UWB signals
  •  Researcher in Advanced Telecommunications Research International Laboratories(ATR), Kyoto
  •  Application support staff,Manchester Computing, The University of Manchester, UK
  •  Lecturer, the Department of Computer Science, The University of Manchester, UK
  •  Lecturer, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK

Memberships of committees and professional bodies


BSc, MSc, PhD

Research interests

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Supervision information

Karim Nasr registered in Sep 2001

Thesis: Smart Antenna Systems for Wireless Networks


Arnaud Thiry registered in Sep 2002



Kenan Tekbas registered in Jan 2013




Buraq Abdul Qader  registeed in Apr 2013

Thesis: Extension of Huygens  principle to model dispersive media in computation in electromagnetics



Hayder AL-Tameemi registered in Apr 2013

Thesis: High performance computing for the extension of subgridding

techniques for the Frequency-Dependent FDTD method

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Science, High speed computational modelling in the application of UWB signals., Kyoto University

Award Date: 25 Mar 2005

Master of Engineering, Image reconstruction for subsurface radar by a finite-difference time-domain method., Kyoto University

Award Date: 25 Mar 1993

Bachelor of Engineering, Direction-of-arrival finding for an adaptive array antenna system., Kyoto University

Award Date: 25 Mar 1991

External positions

Visiting researcher, RIKEN

2011 → …

Areas of expertise

  • TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
  • Computation in electromagnetics

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Digital Futures
  • Christabel Pankhurst Institute
  • Manchester Environmental Research Institute
  • Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing


  • Computation in Electromagnetics
  • Ultra-WideBand system
  • Cluster and Grid Computing
  • Parallel and distributed Computing
  • microwave imaging
  • microwave tracking
  • Machine Learning


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