International Collaborative Partner (ICP)

Name Emeritus Professor Kazuhiro Hirasawa
Qualification Ph.D in EE,Syracuse University (USA)(1971)
MS in EE, Keio University (Japan)(1966)
BS in EE, Keio University (Japan)(1964)
Organization University of Tsukuba
UTAR Contact Person Ir Dr Yeap Kim Ho,

  • Emeritus Professor: University of Tsukuba (Japan) (2005-present)
  • Adjunct Professor: Hosei University (Japan) (2007-2012)
  • Consultant: Technical Research and Development Institute, Department of Defense (Japan) (2005-2009)
  • Professor: Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (Japan) (2005-2007)
  • Professor: University of Tsukuba (Japan) (1978-2005)
  • Visiting Professor: Inst. for Infocomm Research (Singapore) (summer 2002)
  • Consultant in USA (1975-1977)
Professional Activities
  • Chairman: IEEE Tokyo Chapter, Antennas and Propagation Society (1993)
  • Editorial Board: 
    International Journal on Wireless and Optical Communications (2003-2007)
    IEICE Transactions (1987-1988, 1991-1992)
    Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications (1986-1989)
Research Interests
  • Multipurpose Antennas (broadband, dual band, polarization control, etc.) 
  • Cavity-Backed Slot Antennas 
  • Adaptive Arrays
  • Near-Field Control between Antennas
Awards & Honours
  • Best Paper Award (IEEE International EMC Symposium) with Dr. T. Morioka (2010)
  • IEEE Life Fellow (2007-present)
  • IEICE Fellow (2004-present)
  • More than 150 papers in reviewed journals and conference proceedings
  • 5 books and 4 book chapters.