FACULTY

SHI Yan

SHI Yan Professor

Department: School of Electronic Engineering

Research Area: Computational electromagnetics, Metamaterial-based devices, Antenna theory and application, Wireless power transfer

Keywords: Electromagnetic simluation, Metamaterial design, Antenna design

Biography

Yan Shi received the B. Eng. and Ph.D. degrees in electromagnetic fields and microwave technology from Xidian University, Xi’an, China, in 2001 and 2005, respectively. He joined the School of Electronic Engineering, Xidian University, in 2005 and was promoted to full Professor in 2011. From July 2007 to July 2008, he worked at City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China, as a Senior Research Associate. From September 2009 to September 2010, he was a Visiting Postdoctoral Research Associate with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. From June 2017 to July 2017, he was a Visiting Professor at State Key Laboratory of Millimeter Wave of City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. He has authors or coauthored over 100 papers in referred journal, a book and a book chapter. His research interests cover computational electromagnetics, metamaterial, antenna, and wireless power transfer.

Dr. Shi received Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University awarded by Ministry of Education of China in 2011, New Scientific and Technological Star of Shaanxi Province awarded by Education Department of Shaanxi Provincial Government in 2013, First Prize of Awards for Scientific Research Results of High Education of Shaanxi Province awarded by Education Department of Shaanxi Provincial Government in 2013, and Second Prize of Awards of Science and Technology awarded by Shaanxi Province Government in 2015. Dr. Shi is a senior member of the IEEE and CIE.

Project:

1.     NSFC project: Research on electromagnetic wave carrying orbital angular momentum in the plasma, Jan. 2018-Dec. 2021.

2.     Natural Science Basic Research Plane in Shaanxi Province: Research on time domain decomposition method for multiscale complicate EM problems, Jan. 2018-Dec. 2019.

Publication:

1.     Cheng Yi Tian, Yan Shi, Kam Man Shum, Chi Hou Chan, “Wave equation-based discontinuous Galerkin time domain method for co-simulation of electromagnetics-circuit systems,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, early access, 2019.

2.     Yan Shi, Xiang Fan Zhang, Zan Kui Meng, and Long Li, “Design of low-RCS antenna using antenna array,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 67, no. 10, pp. 6484-6493, 2019.

3.     Cheng Yi Tian, Yan Shi, and Chi Hou Chan, “An improved vector wave equation-based discontinuous Galerkin time domain method and its hybridization with Maxwell’s equation-based discontinuous Galerkin time domain method,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 66, no. 11, pp. 6170-6178, 2018.

4.     Cheng Yi Tian, Yan Shi, and Chi Hou Chan, “Interior penalty discontinuous Galerkin time domain method based on wave equation for 3D electromagnetic modeling,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 65, no. 12, pp. 7174-7184, 2017.

5.     Yan Shi, Zhi Yi Li, Ke Li, Long Li, and Chang Hong Liang, “A retrieval method of effective electromagnetic parameters for inhomogeneous metamaterials,” IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 65, no.4, pp. 1160-1178, 2017.

6.     Yan Shi, Ke Li, Jing Wang, Long Li, and Chang Hong Liang, “An etched planar metasurface half maxwell fish-eye lens antenna,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 63, pp. 3742-3747, 2015.

7.     Yan Shi and Chi Hou Chan, “An OpenMP parallelized multilevel Green's function interpolation method accelerated by fast Fourier transform technique,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 60, pp. 3305-3313, 2012.

8.     Yan Shi and Jian Ming Jin, “A time-domain volume integral equation and its marching-on-in-degree solution for analysis of dispersive dielectric objects,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 59, pp. 969-978, 2011.

9.     Yan Shi and Chi Hou Chan, “Comparison of interpolating functions and interpolating points in full-wave multilevel Green's function interpolation method,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 58, no. 8, pp. 2691-2699, 2010.

10. Yan Shi and Chang Hong Liang, “Multidomain pseudospectral time domain algorithm using a symplectic integrator”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 55, pp. 433-439, 2007.

11. Yan Shi, Long Li, and Chang Hong Liang, “Two dimensional multi-domain pseudospectral time-domain algorithm based on alternating-direction implicit method”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 54, pp. 1207-1214, 2006.