Dr. Neil B. Buchanan



Photo of Neil B. Buchanan E-mail: n dot buchanan at ecit dot qub dot ac dot uk

Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 1721
Fax: +44 (0)28 9097 1702
Room: 01/27 ECIT
The Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT)
Queen’s University Belfast
NI Science Park
Queen’s Road
Queen’s Island

Personal Profile: 1994-2000
Higher Degree, Queens University Belfast:
PhD “Phase Locked Millimetre Wave HEMT Oscillators”

Undergraduate Degree, Queens University Belfast:
BEng Hons. Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
Research Interests: Self Steered Antennas, mm-wave MMIC design, mm-wave super regenerative detectors
Responsibilities: Investors in People Committee
Health and Safety Committee
Trained First Aider
Fire Warden
Trained workstation risk assessor
Contribution to Community: Church praise group singing and involvement in community outreach events.


  1. V. F. Fusco, C.B. Soo and N. B. Buchanan,
    Analysis and Characterization of PLL Based Retrodirective Array,
    IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 53, No. 2, Feb 2005, pp 730-738.

Other Publications

  1. V. F. Fusco, C.B. Soo and N. B. Buchanan,
    Constant Phase IF Self-tracking Receiver Analysis and Characterisation,
    IEEE Proceedings on Microwave Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 151, No. 6, Dec 2004

  2. V.F. Fusco, N.B. Buchanan,
    Direct BPSK/QPSK Demodulation by Polarisation Rotation,
    European Microwave Conference., September 2004

  3. N. B. Buchanan, V. F. Fusco,
    Triple Mode PLL Antenna Array,
    IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, Fort Worth, Texas, June 2004.