Engr. Dr. Usman Illahi (Assistant Professor)


  • Ph.D. Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia).
  • M.Sc. Electronic Communications and Computer Engineering (University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus).
  • B.Sc. Electrical Engineering (University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar, Pakistan).

Research Interests

  • Antenna Design.
  • Dielectric Resonator Antennas.
  • Antennas for 5G Communication Systems.
  • Wearable Antennas for WBAN Applications.
  • MIMO Antennas and Mitigation of Mutual Coupling Techniques.
  • Millimetre-Wave Technology.

Selected Publications

  1. A Novel Design and Development of a Strip-Fed Circularly Polarized Rectangular Dielectric Resonator
    Antenna for 5G NR Sub-6 GHz Band Applications. Sensors.
  2. Mutual Coupling Reduction through Defected Ground Structure in Circularly Polarized, Dielectric Resonator-Based MIMO Antennas for Sub-6 GHz 5G Applications. Micromachines.
  3. Novel Single-Fed Dual-Band Dual-Circularly Polarized Dielectric Resonator Antenna for 5G Sub-6 GHz Applications. Applied Sciences.
  4. Bandwidth enhancement by using parasitic patch on dielectric resonator antenna for sub-6 GHz 5G NR bands application. Alexandria Engineering Journal.
  5. Bandwidth Enhancement and Generation of CP of Yagi-Uda-Shape Feed on a Rectangular DRA for 5G Applications. Micromachines.