Bill completes his MS thesis!

Bill successfully defended his MS thesis, “Effects of Near-Field Loading on Compact MIMO Antennas.” He has accepted an RF Engineer position at Apple in …

Welcome new AEL members!

Thomas Williamson, Yongduk Oh, and Feng Xie join the group!  Thomas is a new PhD student coming directly from his undergraduate degree at NCSU.  Yongduk …

Kurt accepts new faculty position!

Dr. Kurt Schab accepted a new faculty position at Santa Clara University in Silicon Valley.  Dr. Schab was a postdoc in the AEL group from …

About the Lab

The Antennas and Electromagnetics Lab (AEL) was established at NC State in 2013.  The driving mission of the lab is to develop dynamic RF apertures that sense and adapt to their electromagnetic environment and are structurally integrated with a variety of platforms, and to develop fundamental, quantitative methods to understand the physical capabilities and limitations of next generation antennas.

Learn more about the AEL’s researchpeople and facilities.

About the PI

Dr. Adams received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Ohio State University in 2005 and 2007, and he received the PhD degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2011. From January 2011 until December 2012, he was an Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Electromagnetics Laboratory at the University of Illinois. He joined the faculty at NC State in 2013. Dr. Adams is a recipient of the DARPA Young Faculty Award and the Army Research Office Young Investigator Award.