Ali Foudazi

Ph. D. Candidate

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department 301 W. 16th St. Rolla, MO 65409-0040

Ali Foudazi, (S’10) received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Shahed University, Tehran, Iran, in 2009 and 2012, respectively. He was visiting postgraduate student at Radar Remote Sensing Group at University of Cape Town, South Africa, spring 2011. He joined the Applied Microwave Nondestructive Testing Laboratory (amntl) at the Missouri University of Science and Technology in Fall 2013 as a Ph.D. candidate. His main research is on developing microwave thermography as a novel NDT&E technique for aerospace and transportation industries. He has over 20 technical publications consisting of journal articles, conference proceedings, and technical reports. He was honored with the 2015 IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Graduate Research Fellowship, 2015 American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) Graduate Research Fellowship, 2014 and 2015 ASNT Student Travel Grants, 2014 IEEE Autotest Travel Grant, and 2014 Council of Graduate Studies Travel Grant. He is an active member of IEEE, IEEE APS, IEEE IMS, and HKN. He is a reviewer for the IEEE Transaction of Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, IET Microwave Antennas and Propagation, and Journal of Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society.

Research Interests:

Nondestructive testing and evaluation (NDT&E), microwave thermography, microwave and millimeter wave imaging, antenna design, optimization techniques, signal integrity and RF circuit design, material characterization.