Abdolali Abdipour(M’97–SM’06) received his B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, in 1989, his M.Sc. degree in electronics from Limoges University, Limoges, France, in 1992, and his Ph.D. degree in electronic engineering from Paris XI University, Paris, France, in 1996. He is currently a professor with the Electrical Engineering Department, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran. He has authored five books,Noise in Electronic Communication: Modeling, Analysis, and Measurement(Amirkabir Univ. Press (AUP), 2005),Transmission Lines(AUP, 2006), Active Transmission Lines in Electronics and Communications: Modeling and Analysis (AUP, 2007 - top selected book of year), Communication Circuits(Nass Pub., 2013), andHigh Frequency Field Effect Transistors(AUP, 2013), all in Persian. His research areas include wireless communication systems, RF/Microwave/MM-wave circuits and system design, EM modeling of active devices and circuits, high-frequency electronics (signal and noise), and nonlinear modeling. He has publishedover 280 papers in refereed journals and international conferences.
Abbas Mohammadi(M’88–SM’08) received his B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from Tehran University, Iran, in 1988, and his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada, in 1995 and 1999, respectively. In 1998, he joined Vecima Networks Inc., Victoria, Canada, as a senior research engineer where he conducted research on Wireless Communications. Since March 2000, he has been with the Electrical Engineering Department of Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran, where he is currently a professor. Dr. Mohammadi has been an ICORE visiting professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the University of Calgary, Canada, and a Nokia visiting professor in Tampere University of Technology, Finland. He has published over 200 journal and conference papers and holds three U.S. and one Canadian Patents. He has co-authored Six-port Technique with Microwave and Wireless Applications (Artech House, 2009) and RF Transceiver Design for MIMO Wireless Communications (Springer,2012). His research interests include broadband wireless communications, adaptive systems, MIMO Systems, and advanced wireless transceiver architectures