Updated September 2019
Prof. Eleftheriades wins IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society's "Distinguished Achievement Award"
"For pioneering contributions to metamaterials and metasurfaces, and their applications to antennas and subdiffraction imaging."
photo from IEEE AP-S meeting in Atlanta, July 2019
Updated September 2016
MASc student Ayman Dorrah wins 3rd prize at the IEEE Intl. Microwave Symposium, San Francisco, USA
Updated February 2016
New low profile, highly efficient, high-gain metasurface antenna published in Nature Communications.
Updated December 2015
Colan Ryan successfully defends his PhD. Joins Huawei in San Diego, CA.
Hassan Mirzaei successfully defends his PhD. Joins Keysight, CA.
Updated October 2015
Professor Eleftheriades wins the 2015 IEEE John Kraus Antenna Award.
Updated June 2014
Our paper, M. Selvanayagam and G.V. Eleftheriades, "Circuit Modeling of Huygens' Surfaces", IEEE
Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 12, pp. 1642-1645, 2013
wins the Piergiorgio L.E. Uslenghi Best Paper Award.
Updated May 2014
MAsc student Joseph Wong selected as a finalist at the 2014 IEEE Intl. Microwave
Symposium held in Tampa Fl in June 2014.
Updated March 2014
Professor Eleftheriades gives a TEDx UofT seminar on his group's recent research on invisibility
cloaking and super-resolution microscopy.
Updated Feb. 2014
Our thin active metasurface cloaking receives wide media coverage
Toronto Star: coverage.http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2013/11/12/
Updated July 2013
Doctoral student Hassan Mirzaei selected as finalist in the student paper
contest at both the IEEE Intl. Microwave Symposium held in Seattle, WA and the IEEE Intl. Symposium on Antennas and Propagation held in Orlando, FL.
Doctoral student Loic Markley presents a paper at the IEEE
Intl. Microwave Symposium demonstrating how negative refraction of pulses DOES NOT violate causality
Updated May 2013
Read about our new far-field, real-time, no-labeling "Super-microscope"
Updated May 2013
Doctoral student Loic Markley successfully defended his
PhD thesis titled "Subwavelength Imaging using Scanning Near-Field Antenna Arrays". Loic is moving to UBC as an Assistant Professor in the Fall 2013. Congratulations Loic!
Updated September 2012
Doctoral student Alex Wong is the recipient of the 2012 RWP King Award for the paper: A.M.H. Wong and G.V. Eleftheriades, "Sub-wavelength focusing at the multi-wavelength range using superoscillations: An experimental demonstration", IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation, pp. 4766-4776, vol. 59, Dec. 2011. This is the second time that members of our group receive this award; it was previously won by Ashwin Iyer in 2008
Updated June 2012
The March/April 2012 Issue of the IEEE Microwave Magazine is devoted to
Metamaterials. Read the Editorial.
Updated October 2011
The October 2011 Issue of the Proceedings of the IEEE is devoted to
Metamaterials. Read the Editorial.
Updated September 2011:
Dr. Marco Antoniades is starting as an Assistant Professor at the
University of Queensland in Australia. Good luck Marco!
Updated August 2011:
Rubaiyat Islam defends successfully his PhD thesis and starts his career at AMD, Canada. Good luck Rubaiyat!
Updated December 2010:
Loic Markley won the best student paper award: L. Markley, G. V.Eleftheriades, ``Experimental verification of two-dimensional subwavelength-focused imaging using a near-field probe", Metamaterials, Karlsruhe, Germany, September 2010.
Updated July 2010:
The 2010 Intl. Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and CNC/USNC/URSI Radio Science Meeting has been successfully completed and attracted more than 1600 attendees.
The 2010 IEEE Intl. Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and CNC/USNC/URSI Radio Science Meeting is opening its doors in Toronto (July 11-17) http://www.apsursi2010.org/.
Graduate students Jiang Zhu and Alex Wong are selected as finalists in the student paper contest (through a blind review process) during the 2010 IEEE Intl. Symposium on Antennas and Propagation.
Updated June 2010:
Paper “Two-dimensional subwavelength focusing using a slotted meta-screen", by L. Markley and G.V. Eleftheriades, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, vol. 19, pp. 137-139, March 2009 received the Best Paper Award for a paper published in IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters during the year 2008-2009.
PhD student Loic Markley was awarded a 2010-11 IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques (MTT) Fellowship.
PhD Alumni Anthony Grbic received a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
Updated October 2009:
Professor Eleftheriades has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. http://www.rsc.ca
Updated July 2009:
Ashwin Iyer defends his PhD and becomes Assistant Professor at the University of Alberta. Congratulations Ashwin and good luck!
A review article is published: G.V. Eleftheriades, “EM Transmission-line metamaterials,” Materials Today, vol. 12, pp. 30-41, March 2009 (invited).
PhD graduate student Loïc Markely was awarded the Walter Summers Memorial Fellowship 2009-10.
PhD graduate student Jiang Zhu was awarded an IEEE Antenna and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award for 2008-2009.
PhD student Jiang Zhu received a Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Student Abroad 2008-2009.