Zhao Wang

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Zhao Wang received the BEng in Electronic and Information Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China in 2003 and the Ph.D. in Wireless Communication and Electromagnetics from Queen Mary University of London, UK in 2009, respectively.
Dr. Wang has been with the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University, where she is currently an associate professor, since 2010. Her research interests are antennas and the optimization algorithms, RF & microwave engineering, energy harvesting and wireless power transfer.
  • Qualifications

    • 09/1999 - 07/2003 B.Eng. in Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Xian Jiaotong University, Xian, Shaanxi, China
    • 09/2003 - 09/2004 M.Sc. in School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    • 10/2004 -05/2009 Ph.D. in School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
  • Experience

    • 06/2009 – 01/2010 Research Assistant School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    • 09/2020 – Present Associate Professor, Programme Director, Department of Communication and Networking, School of Advanced Technology, XJTLU
    • 09/2014 – 08/2020 Associate Professor, Programme Director, Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, XJTLU
    • 02/2010 –08/2014 Lecturer Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, XJTLU
  • Research interests

    • 4. Wireless / Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting: harvesting ambient EM energy with antennas or antenna array; with front-end matching circuit, RF-DC converting circuit, filtering circuit and storage component, obtaining DC power from RF energy.
    • 3. Simultaneous Wireless Information and Power Transfer: transmitting information and power at the same time, especially for low power portable or wearable devices.
    • 2. Wireless Power Supply: low power wireless power supply using inductive coupling and magnetic resonant coupling. Especially for small device wireless charging.
    • 1. Antennas and Radio Propagation On-body: wearable and implanted antennas and radio propagation, ubiquitous computing and communication, communication of wearable or implanted medical devices.
  • Articles

    • 9. M. He, Z. Wang, M. Leach, Z. Jiang, E. G. Lim, “Big Data Analytics Bio-inspired optimization algorithms applied to rectenna design”, Big Data Analytics. 2018.
    • 8. J. C. Wang, M. Leach, E. G. Lim, Z. Wang, R. Pei and Y. Huang, “An Implantable and Conformal Antenna for Wireless Capsule Endoscopy”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters. May 2018.
    • 7. J. Wang, M. Leach, Z. Wang, E.G. Lim and Yi Huang, “Investigation of Magnetic Resonance Coupling Circuit Topologies for Wireless Power Transmission”, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, No. 1, January 2019.
    • 6. Z. Jiang, Z. Wang, M. Leach, Y. Huang, E. G. Lim, J. Wang, and R. Pei, "Wideband Loop Antenna with Split Ring Resonators for Wireless Medical Telemetry," IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Volume 8, pp. 1415-1419, July 2019.
    • 5. J. Wang, M. P. Leach, E. G. Lim, Z. Wang, Z. Jiang, R. Pei, and Y. Huang, "A Conformal Split-ring Loop as a Self-resonator for Wireless Power Transfer," IEEE Access, pp. 1-1, 2019, doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2918640.
    • 4. Z. Jiang, Z. Wang, M. Leach, E. G. Lim, J. Wang, R. Pei and Y. Huang, "Wideband Loop Antenna With Split-Ring Resonators for Wireless Medical Telemetry," in IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 18, no. 7, pp. 1415-1419, July 2019.
    • 3. J. Wang, E. G. Lim, M. Leach, Z. Wang and K. L. Man, "Open-Ended Coaxial Cable Selection for Measurement of Liquid Dielectric Properties via the Reflection Method", in Mathematical Problems in Engineering, 2020(2020), doi: https://doi.org/10.1155/2020/8942096.
    • 2. R. Pei, M. P. Leach, E. Lim, Z. Wang, C. Song, J. Wang, W. Zhang, Z. Jiang and Y. Huang, "Wearable EBG-Backed Belt Antenna for Smart On-body Applications," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, pp. 1-1, 2020. doi: 10.1109/TII.2020.2983064.
    • 1. Z. Jiang, Z. Wang, M. Leach, E. G. Lim, H. Zhang, R. Pei and Y. Huang, “Symbol-Splitting-Based Simultaneous Wireless Information and Power Transfer System for WPAN Applications”, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, 2020, doi:10.1109/LMWC.2020.2996012.
  • Proceedings

    • 5. R. Pei, M. Leach, E. G. Lim, Z. Wang, J. Wang, Y. Huang“A Belt Antenna Design with Textile Aritificial Magnetic Conductor Reflector”, International Wireless Symposium 2019 (IWS2019), Guangzhou, China. May 2019.
    • 4. J. Wang, E. G. Lim, M. Leach, Z. Wang, R. Pei and Z. Jiang, “Design of an implantable antenna for wireless communication of Ingestible capsule endoscope”, International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Xi’an, China, pp. 1-3, October 2019.
    • 3. Z. Jiang, M. Leach, Z. Wang, E. G. Lim and Y. Huang, "Modelling and Performance Analysis of an Efficient Compact Integrated Rectifier-Receiver for SWIPT", 2020 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Workshop Series on Advanced Materials and Processes for RF and THz Applications (IMWS-AMP), 2020.
    • 2. Z. Jiang, M. Leach, Z. Wang, E. G. Lim, H. Zhang, and Y. Huang, "Simultaneous Wireless Power Transfer and Communications by Recycling Third Harmonics for WPAN Applications", 2020 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Workshop Series on Advanced Materials and Processes for RF and THz Applications (IMWS-AMP), 2020.
    • 1. J. Wang, M. Leach, E. G. Lim and Z. Wang, “An open-ended coaxial cable reflection methods for measuring dielectric properties of biological liquid”, 7th International Conference on Information System and Convergence Applications, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, Feb 2020.
  • Books, monographs, compilations and manuals

    • 2. KaLok Man, Kaiyu Wan, Tomas Krilaviius, Enggee Lim, Zhao Wang, “A Practical Student’s Guide: Programming in JAVA and MATLAB”, ISBN 9783844398557, 2011.
    • 1. Zhao Wang, Eng Gee Lim, TammamTillo, Jun Yin, “Review of the Wireless capsule transmitting and receiving antennas”, Wireless Communications, ISBN 9799533073940, 2011.
  • Chapters, cases, readings and supplements

    • 1. Zhao Wang, Eng Gee Lim, TammamTillo, Jun Yin, “Review of the Wireless capsule transmitting and receiving antennas”, Wireless Communications, ISBN 9799533073940, 2011.
  • Grants

    • Zhao Wang and Enggee Lim. Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu province, "Electromagnetic Wave Propagation and the Real-time Localization of Wireless Capsule in the Human Body". Grant No.”BK2011352”, duration 24 months, 2011.6-2013.5.
    • Enggee Lim and Zhao Wang. Suzhou Science and Technology Bureau Fund, “Electromagnetic wave properties of wireless capsule antenna in the human digestion system". Grant No. “SYG201211”, duration 24 months, 2012.7-2014.6.
    • Enggee Lim and Zhao Wang. Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu province, “Characteristics of in-body wireless capsule endoscopy antenna”. Grant No.”BK20131183”, duration 36 months, 2013.7-2016.6.
  • Courses taught

    • EEE336 Signal Processing and Digital Filtering
    • EEE225 Advanced Electrical Circuits and Electromagnetics
    • EEE209 Electromagnetics
    • EEE207 Electrical Circuits II
    • EEE213 Power Electronics and Electromechanism
    • EEE325 Signal Processing
    • EEE315 Information Theory and Coding
    • EE11032 C++ Programming and Software Engineering
    • EEE22032 Industrial Awareness and Group Project
  • Telephone

    +86 (0)512
  • Email

    zhao.wang@xjtlu.edu.cn
  • Address


    Suzhou Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District
    Suzhou Industrial Park
    Suzhou
    P.R.China
    215123