Dr. Robert Cahill

  

Reader

Photo of Robert Cahill E-mail: r dot cahill at ee dot qub dot ac dot uk

Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 1851
Fax: +44 (0)28 9097 1702
Room: R/137 ECIT
Postal
Address:
The Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT)
Queen’s University Belfast
NI Science Park
Queen’s Road
Queen’s Island
Belfast
BT3 9DT
Alternate
Room:
3017
Sonic Arts and Computer Science Research Centre


 
Personal Profile:

Robert Cahill received a BSc (1st class) honours degree in Physics from the University of Aston in Birmingham in 1979 and a PhD degree in microwave electronics from the University of Kent at Canterbury in 1982.

From 1982 – 1999 he was employed by British Aerospace and Matra Marconi Space in Bristol where he worked on antenna and passive microwave device technology projects for space and defence applications.

He joined the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Queen’s University in 1999 where is currently a reader.

 
Research Interests:

Antennas, Radar, Passive RF Components,
Electromagnetic scattering, Quasi-optical Measurement Systems, mm-THz Device Technology

Teaching: High Frequency Electronics 3 (ELE3018)
Avionics Systems 3 (ELE3030)
 
Responsibilities:
  • Industrial Placement Tutor
  • IAESTE Coordinator
  • Assessor for City & Guilds Licentiateship Award
  • Member of School Industrial Advisory Board
  • Member of Investor in People (IIP) Project Team   
 
Recent
Publications: 

Journals

  1. Perez-Palomino, G; Baine, P; Dickie, R; Encinar, J; Cahill, R; Barba, M,
    Design and Experimental Validation of Liquid Crystal-Based Reconfigurable Reflectarray Elements with Improved Bandwidth in F-Band ,
    Antennas and Propagation, IEEE, vol. 61, no.,4, pp.1704 - 1713, April 2013


Conferences

  1. Cochet, G; Vallecchi, A; Schuchinsky, A; Laur, V; Cahill, R,
    Intertwined Spiral Array on Magnitized Ferrite Substrate,
    European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2013), Gothenburg, 8-12 April 2013

  2. Doumanis, E; Perez-Palomino, G; Goussetis, G; Cahill, R; Dickie, R; Baine, P; Christie, S; Encinar, J; Barba, M; Mitchell, N; Baine, M; Toso, G,
    Nematic Liquid Crystals for Reconfigurable Millimeter Wavelength Antenna Technology,
    European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2013), Gothenburg, 8-12 April 2013

  3. Mohamad, S; Cahill, R; Fusco, V,
    Design of a Cavity Backed Spiral Antenna with Improved Pattern Symmetry,
    European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2013), Gothenburg, 8-12 April 2013

  4. Dickie, R; Cahill, R; Huggard, P; Henry, M; Kangas, V; de Maagt, P,
    Development of a 23 - 230 GHz FSS for the MetOp Second Generation Microwave Sounder Instrument,
    European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2013), Gothenburg, 8-12 April 2013

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