SYMETA International Steering Board
SYMETA is researching areas of global significance. To ensure that the research is informed by the latest development from around the world and that its research reaches global audiences the project has recruited an International Steering Board. Members of the Board are world-leading experts in relevant fields. The board meets formally on an annual basis and in the interim provides advice and guidance to the project. It is chaired by Prof Raj Mittra:
Professor Raj Mittra, Professor of Electrical Engineering
Chair of the SYMETA International Steering Board
Dr. Mittra joined Penn State, USA in 1996. He is the Director of the Electromagnetic Communication Laboratory. Prior to joining Penn State, he was a Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois. He is a Life Fellow of the IEEE, a Past-President of AP-S, and he has served as the Editor of the Transactions of the Antennas and Propagation Society. He has been a Visiting Professor at Oxford University and the Technical University of Denmark. He is the President of RM Associates, a consulting organisation providing services to industrial and governmental organisations. He has published over 700 journal papers and more than 35 books or book chapters. He also has three patents in communication antennas.