Chan Hwang See

chan hwang see

Dr Chan Hwang See BEng(Hons) PhD PGCHE CEng FIET SMIEEE FHEA

Associate Professor

Biography

Chan H. See received a first class B.Eng. Honours degree in Electronic, Telecommunication and Computer Engineering and a Ph.D. degree from the University of Bradford, UK. Currently, He is a Associate Professor (Head of Electrical Engineering & Mathematics ) in School of Engineering & the Built Environment, Edinburgh Napier University, UK. He also is a Visiting Research Fellow in Faculty of Engineering & Informatics, University of Bradford, UK and in School of Engineering, University of Bolton, UK. Previously, he was a Senior Lecturer (Programme Leader) in School of Engineering, University of Bolton, UK. His research interests cover wireless sensor network system design, computational electromagnetism, antennas and acoustic sensor design. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed journal articles. He is a co-author for one book and five book chapters. He was awarded a IEEE Malaysia AP/MTT/EMC Joint Chapter- Best Paper Award in 2020. He was also a recipient of two Young Scientist Awards from the International Union of Radio Science (URSI) and Asia-Pacific Radio Science Conference (AP-RASC) in 2008 and 2010, respectively. He was awarded a certificate of excellence for his successful Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) with Yorkshire Water on the design and implementation of a wireless sensor system for sewerage infrastructure monitoring in 2009. Dr. See is a Chartered Engineer (CEng), Senior member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (SMIEEE), Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (FIET). He is also a Fellow of The Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and an Associate Editor for IEEE Access and Peej Computer Science journals.

Research Groups

Esteem

Advisory panels and expert committees or witness

  • MDPI Sensors Journal, Conference Board Committee Member

 

Editorial Activity

  • Guest Editor for Special Issue in MDPI Sensors Journal- "AI-Enabled Low Power Implantable and Wearable Medical Devices"
  • Guest Editor for Special Issue in MDPI Future Internet Journal- "6G Wireless Communication Systems: Applications, Opportunities and Challenges"
  • Editor for PeerJ Computer Science Journal
  • Guest Editor for Special Issue “RF/Microwave Circuits for 5G and Beyond”, Electronics, MDPI,
  • Guest Editor for Special Issue in MDPI Electronics Journal- "Design and Theoretical Study of New Antennas"
  • Guest Editor for International Journal of Antennas and Propagation- Special Issue "Antennas for Emerging 5G Systems”
  • Associate Editor for IEEE Access Journal

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • IEEE AP/MTT/EMC Malaysia Joint Chapter: Best Paper Award 2020
  • Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology
  • Jenkinson Research Awards Winner
  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy
  • International Young Scientist Award
  • URSI International Young Scientist Award
  • KTP Certificate of Excellence

 

Grant Reviewer

  • EPSRC Associate College Membership
  • Dutch Research Council (NWO) Proposal
  • EPSRC (Call: Properity Partnerships: EPSRC, Business & University) Proposal
  • EPSRC (Call: Software for the future) Proposal
  • EPSRC Standard Proposal

 

Invited Speaker

  • Design of Sensors and Antennas in Challenging Water Utility Environments

 

Membership of Professional Body

  • Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (SMIEEE), US
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng) from Engineering Council, UK

 

Research Degree External Examining

  • Respiratory Monitoring System Using Wireless Sensors
  • Design and implementation of a wheelchair ergometer for interactive, entertaining rehabilitation and data capture
  • Efficient Surrogate Model-Assisted Evolutionary Algorithm for Electromagnetic Design Automation with Applications
  • Novel Multi-Polarised Mobile communication Antennas Using Classical and Efficient Design Automation Approaches

 

Visiting Positions

  • Visiting Research Fellow in School of Engineering, University of Bolton
  • Honorary Visiting Research Fellow in Faculty of Engineering and Informatics, University of Bradford, UK

 

Date


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Impedance Bandwidth Improvement of a Planar Antenna Based on Metamaterial-Inspired T-Matching Network

Journal Article
Alibakhshikenari, M., Virdee, B. S., Shukla, P., Wang, Y., Azpilicueta, L., Naser-Moghadasi, M., …Limiti, E. (in press)
Impedance Bandwidth Improvement of a Planar Antenna Based on Metamaterial-Inspired T-Matching Network. IEEE Access,
In this paper a metamaterial-inspired T-matching network is directly imbedded inside the feedline of a microstrip antenna to realize optimum power transfer between the front-e...

Bandwidth and Gain Enhancement of Composite Right Left Handed Metamaterial Transmission Line Planar Antenna Employing a Non Foster Impedance Matching Circuit Board

Journal Article
Alibakhshikenari, M., Virdee, B. S., Althuwayb, . A., Azpilicueta, L., Parchin, N., See, C. H., …Limiti, E. (2021)
Bandwidth and Gain Enhancement of Composite Right Left Handed Metamaterial Transmission Line Planar Antenna Employing a Non Foster Impedance Matching Circuit Board. Scientific Reports, 11, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-86973-x

High-Isolation Antenna Array Using SIW and Realized with a Graphene Layer for Sub-Terahertz Wireless Applications

Journal Article
Alibakhshikenari, M., Virdee, B. S., Salekzamankhani, S., Aïssa, S., See, C. H., Soin, N., …Limiti, E. (in press)
High-Isolation Antenna Array Using SIW and Realized with a Graphene Layer for Sub-Terahertz Wireless Applications. Scientific Reports,
This paper presents the results of a study on developing an effective technique to increase the performance characteristics of array antennas for sub-THz integrated circuit ap...

Energy Harvesting Circuit with High RF-to-DC Conversion Efficiency

Conference Proceeding
Limiti, E., Falcone, F., Abd-Alhameed, R. A., Virdee, . B. S., Alibakhshikenari, M., & See, C. H. (2021)
Energy Harvesting Circuit with High RF-to-DC Conversion Efficiency. In 2020 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and North American Radio Science Meeting. https://doi.org/10.1109/IEEECONF35879.2020.9329604
This paper presents an energy harvesting circuit for high efficiency performance. The proposed circuit consists of an RLC shunt resonance circuit integrated to a RF antenna. T...

Impedance Matching Network Based on Metasurface (2-D Metamaterials) for Electrically Small Antennas

Conference Proceeding
Limiti, . E., Falcone, F., Abd-Alhameed, R. A., Virdee, B. S., Alibakhshikenari, M., & See, C. H. (2021)
Impedance Matching Network Based on Metasurface (2-D Metamaterials) for Electrically Small Antennas. In 2020 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and North American Radio Science Meeting. https://doi.org/10.1109/IEEECONF35879.2020.9330460
The paper shows the gain-bandwidth limitations of traditional discrete component matching used in electrically small antennas can be overcome by implementing the impedance mat...

Via-less Electromagnetic Band-Gap-Enabled Antenna based on Textile Material for Wearable Applications

Journal Article
Elamin, N., Zubair, . M., Ashyap, A. I., Dahlan, S. H., Abidin, Z., See, C. H., …Esmail, . B. F. (2021)
Via-less Electromagnetic Band-Gap-Enabled Antenna based on Textile Material for Wearable Applications. PLOS ONE, 16(1), https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0246057
A compact fabric antenna structure integrated with a miniature electromagnetic band-gap structures (EBGs) covering the desired frequency spectrum between 2.36 GHz and 2.40 GHz...

A Design of UWB Band-Pass Filter with Variable Dual Notched Bands Using EBG Structure

Conference Proceeding
Parchin, N. O., Basherlou, H. J., Al-Yasir, Y. I., Abdulkhaleq, A. M., See, C. H., & Abd-Alhameed, R. A. (2020)
A Design of UWB Band-Pass Filter with Variable Dual Notched Bands Using EBG Structure. In Proceedings of the 1st International Multi-Disciplinary Conference Theme: Sustainable Development and Smart Planning, IMDC-SDSP 2020, Cyperspace, 28-30 June 2020. https://doi.org/10.4108/eai.28-6-2020.2298174
A new design of band-pass filter (BPF) with variable dual notched bands characteristic is introduced for ultra-wideband (UWB) applications. The configuration of the pr...

Singular Integral Formulations for Electrodynamic Analysis of Metamaterial-Inspired Antenna Array

Journal Article
Alibakhshikenari, M., Virdee, B. S., Aïssa, S., See, C. H., Althuwayb, A. A., Abd-Alhameed, R., …Limiti, E. (2021)
Singular Integral Formulations for Electrodynamic Analysis of Metamaterial-Inspired Antenna Array. IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 20(2), 179-183. https://doi.org/10.1109/LAWP.2020.3043380
In this paper, a set of singular integral formulations are derived to calculate the surface impedance matrix on the antenna array elements. The proposed mathematical model ena...

Compact, Low-profile and Robust Inversely E-shaped Antenna Integrated with EBG Structures for Wearable Application

Conference Proceeding
Ashyap, A., Abidin, . Z., Dahlan, S. H., Shah, . S., Yee, S., Majid, H., …See, C. H. (2020)
Compact, Low-profile and Robust Inversely E-shaped Antenna Integrated with EBG Structures for Wearable Application. In 2020 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Development (SCOReD). https://doi.org/10.1109/SCOReD50371.2020.9250943
A compact and robust inversely E-shaped antenna (IESA) integrated with electromagnetic band-gap (EBG) is presented for wearable applications at 2.4 GHz. The EBG ...

Liquid-Sensing Metamaterial Ring Resonator in Millimeter-wave Band for 5G Applications

Conference Proceeding
Gureshi, S., Ashyap, . A., Abidin,, Z., Dahlan, S. H., Majid, . H., & See, C. H. (2020)
Liquid-Sensing Metamaterial Ring Resonator in Millimeter-wave Band for 5G Applications. In 2020 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Development (SCOReD). https://doi.org/10.1109/SCOReD50371.2020.9250999
A novel microwave technology-based biosensor operating at 36 GHz is developed for liquid-sensing properties for 5G applications. The metamaterial resonator in the designed bio...

Pre-Napier Funded Projects

  • KTP: Wireless sensors for detecting obstructive sleep apnoea
  • KTP: Development of smart fire protection products capable of sensing and reporting their local environment wirelessly
  • UHF balanced antenna design for a wireless transceiver
  • UHF and mobile antennas designs for a wireless lighting system
  • Antenna Designs for Subsurface Underground Communication Systems
  • KTP: Zigbee Based Wireless Sensor Systems for Drainage System Monitoring

Current Post Grad projects

Non-Napier PhD or MSc by Research supervisions

  • MIMO antenna design using meta-material
  • Sensor design and implementation for underground applications.
  • Dielectric antenna design for wireless communication applications.
  • Harmonic rejection antenna design using GA
  • investigation, design and implementation of frequency tunable antennas for mobile handset and UWB applications
  • UWB Antenna design for breast cancer detection.
  • Design of small compact wideband and ultra-wideband antennas for wireless communications applications
  • Analysis and solutions for RFID tag and RFID reader deployment in wireless communications applications
  • Modelling the non-uniform current distribution on wire antennas
  • Antenna array design using genetic algorithms for mobile base stations
  • Design, model and implementations of EBG and defected ground planes.
  • Quadrifilar antennas for satellite mobile personal handset
  • Design and modelling of Sub-surface Radar for detection of breast cancer
  • Design and modelling of dielectric resonator Antennas for mobile handsets