Name:
Emeritus Professor Kazuhiro Hirasawa
Designation:
Emeritus Professor
Qualification:
BS in EE: Keio University (Japan) (1964)
MS in EE: Keio University (Japan) (1966)
Ph.D. in EE: Syracuse University (USA) (1971)
Organization:
University of Tsukuba
Email:
kazuhiro@utar.edu.my
Email2:
hirasawa@ieee.org
Tel no. :
+81-3-3339-3475
Fax no. :
+81-3-3339-3475
URL:
http://microw.is.tsukuba.ac.jp/~hirasawa/hirasawa.html
Profile
Involvement with UTAR in academic & research


Contact Person:
  - Engr Dr Yeap Kim Ho
(Faculty of Engineering and Green Technology)
Employment

  • 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)
Profesional 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)
Publications 
  • More than 150 papers in reviewed journals and conference proceedings 
  • 5 books and 4 book chapters.