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Campus Box 7911
NC State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7911
Research Areas: RF and microwave communication, radar and sensor systems; RF and acoustic sensors, technology integration; global modeling; multi physics simulation; circuit simulation; defense systems
- 1983 - PhD in Electrical Enginering, University of Queensland
1976 - BE (Hons) in Electrical Enginering, University of Queensland
| Primary Research Interests
- Electronic Circuits and Systems (Including Computer-Aided Design / Modeling*, Electromagnetic Fields / Antenna Analysis*, Microwave Devices and Circuits*)
| Selected Publications
- M. B. Steer, “Beyond 3G,” IEEE Microwave Magazine, February 2007.
- 3. K. Gard, H. Gutierrez and M. B. Steer, “Characterization of spectral regrowth in microwave amplifiers based on the nonlinear transformation of a complex gaussian process,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, Vol. 47, July 1999, pp. 1059–1069.
- A. M. Victor, J. Nath, D. Ghosh, B. Boyette, Jon-Paul Maria, M. B. Steer, A. I. Kingon and G. T. Stauf, “Noise characteristics of an oscillator with a Barium Strontium Titanate (BST) varactor,” Proc. IEE Part H. Microwave Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 153, No. 1, Feb. 2006, pp. 96–102.
- A. Walker, M. B. Steer and K. Gard, “A vector intermodulation analyzer applied to behavioral modeling of nonlinear amplifiers with memory effect,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Tech, Vol. 54, Issue 5, May 2006, pp. 1991–1999.
- 54. J. R. Wilkerson, K. G. Gard, A. G. Schuchinsky, and M. B. Steer, "Electro-thermal theory of intermodulation distortion in lossy microwave components,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 56, Iss. 12, Part 1, December 2008, pp. 2717–2725.
- 5. J. Nath, D. Ghosh, J.-P. Maria, A. I. Kingon, W. Fathelbab, P. D. Franzon and M. B. Steer, “An electronically-tunable microstrip bandpass filter using thin-film Barium Strontium Titanate (BST) varactors,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 53, No. 9, Sep. 2005, pp. 2707 – 2712.
| Awards and Honors
- 2012 - Distinguished Educator Award from the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
- 2012 - Named one of the "Most Creative Teachers in the South" by the Oxford American Magazine
- 2011 - Distinguished Educator Award, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
- 2010 - Commander's Award for Public Service, Military Medal from the US Army Research Development and Engineering Command
- 2010 - Certificate of Appreciation for Distinguished Service, College of Engineering, NC State University
- 2010 - Microwave Prize, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
- 2003 - ALCOA Foundation Distinguished Engineering Research Award (NC State)
- 2003 - Jack S. Kilby Lecturer
- 2001, 1998 - Service Recognition Award, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
- 2000 - Certificate of Appreciation from the Automatic RF Techniques Group
- 1999 - IEEE Fellow, for contributions to the computer aided engineering of non-linear microwave and millimeter-wave circuits
- 1996, 1994 - U.S. Army Research Bronze Medallion for Outstanding Scientific Accomplishment
- 1987 - Presidential Young Investigator Award
- 1977 - Commonwealth Postgraduate Research Award