Team Members

Microelectronics Lab (meLAB) - Team    

Dr Hadi Heidari is a lecturer at the School of Engineering and director of the meLAB team. His research interests include Microelectronics Design, Implantable electronics, Spintronics, and magnetic sensors, energy harvesting and Biomedical sensors and sensor readouts.
Dr Rami Ghannam is an electronic engineer and a lecturer at the School of Engineering with research interests in the broad field of photonics. Following his PhD from Cambridge University in 2007, Dr Ghannam has spent the past ten years in the field of photovoltaics.
Dr Qammer Abbasi is a lecturer at the School of Engineering. His research interests include nano communication, biomedical millimeter & terahertz communication, wearable sensors, antenna design, RF design, and radio propagation, Implants, and wireless body sensor networks.

Postdoctoral Researchers:

 

 

Dr Rupam Das is a Research Associate in the meLAB, School of Engineering.

 

 

Dr Vahid Nabaei is a Research Associate in the meLAB, School of Engineering.

 

PhD Students:

Siming Zuo is a PhD student in the meLAB, University of Glasgow, from October 2018.

Education:
B.Eng., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC) and University of Glasgow (UofG), 2017
Research interests:
- Biomagnetic detection
- Magnetic sensors
- Magnetomyography

Supervisors: Dr Heidari, Prof Cochran and Dr Nazarpour

Adnan Zahid, is a PhD student in the meLAB, University of Glasgow, from Oct 2017.

Education:
M.Sc., Electronics and Electrical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, UK, 2016
B.Sc., Electronics and Communications Engineering, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK, 2010
Research interests:
- Smart sensors
- Terahertz sensing
- AgriTech

Supervisors: Dr Abbasi and Dr Heidari

Kaung Oo Htet is a PhD student in the meLAB, University of Glasgow, from Oct 2017.

Education:
M.Sc., Automation and control, Newcastle University, UK, 2017
B.Eng., Electronics and Communications Engineering, Birmingham University, UK, 2016
Research interests:
- Power management
- DC-DC converter
- Wearable and implantable systems

Supervisors: Dr Heidari

Jinwei Zhao is a PhD student in the meLAB, University of Glasgow, from January 2018.

Education:
M.Sc.,  Electric Power, Newcastle University, UK, 2016
B.Eng, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Edinburgh, 2015
Research interests:
- Energy Harvesting
- Implantable Systems
- Solar cells

Supervisors: Prof Imran, Dr Ghannam and Dr Heidari

 

Haobo Li is a PhD student in the School of Engineering, University of Glasgow from Jan 2017.

Education:
M.Sc., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Newcastle University, UK, 2016
B.Sc., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Northumbria University, 2015
Research interests:
- Remote Health Monitoring
- Wearable sensors
- Radar sensing system 

Supervisors: Dr Fioranelli and Dr Heidari 

 

Asfand Tanwear is a PhD in the meLAB, University of Glasgow, from October 2018. 

Education:
M.Eng., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Glasgow, UK, 2018
Research interests:
- Biomagnetic detection
- Wearable sensors
- Magnetoencephalography

Supervisors: Dr Heidari, Dr Vuckovic and Dr Ghannam

 

Xianpeng Liang is a PhD in the meLAB from October 2018. 

Education:
M.Sc., Mechatronics, University of Glasgow, UK, 2017
B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering & Automation, Guangzhou College of South China University of Technology, China, 2016
Research interests:
- Neuromorphic chips
- Wearable sensing systems
- Spintronics

Supervisors: Dr Heidari, Dr Vuckovic and Dr Ghannam

 

Yuchi Liu is a PhD in the meLAB from February 2019. 

Education:
M.Sc., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Glasgow, UK, 2018
B.Eng., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Glasgow College UESTC, 2017
Research interests:
- Gesture control systems
- Wearable sensors
- Multimodal sensing systems

Supervisors: Dr Ghannam, Dr Heidari and Dr Fioranelli

 

MEng/MSc Students:

Borislav Gachev (MEng), project title: Miniaturising electronics for Microultrasound applications
Lina El Dani (MSc), project title: Magneto-optical air pollution monitoring
Jon Bertram (MEng), project title: Spintronics-based brain-inspired computing
Yuchi Liu (MSc), project title: Wearable multimodal Sensing
Andreas Kyriakou (MSc), project title: Gesture control of robotic/prosthetic hands
Jinyu Cao (MSc), project title: Analogue-to-digital converters for biomedical systems
Jingbo Zong (MSc), project title: Spintronics simulation and modelling

Past Students:

MSc Katrin Pieper Perovskite photodiodes for food spoilage monitoring 2018
BEng Himmy Tam Wireless Power Delivery for Implantable Devices 2018
BEng Konstantinos Giannopoulos Magnetomyography Simulation 2018
BEng Dadong Shang Gesture Control of Robotic/Prosthetic Hands 2018
BEng Chengzhi Fu Circuit Design Interfaces for Biosensors 2018
MEng Asfand Tanwear Magnetic Levitation Gesture Control Delta Robot 2018
MEng Naeem Mannan Food Spoilage Monitoring 2018
MSc Henry Briggs Design Low-Power SAR ADC 2017
MSc Xiangpeng Liang Wearable Gesture Control Wrist-Worn 2017
MSc Zhaochen Yin On-chip Magnetic Biosensors 2017
MSc Jiuge Chen Magnetic Biosensors Simulation 2017
Visitor Leopold Deboos Gesture Control Delta Robot, Icam, France 2017
Visitor Alex Boyd Nuffield Foundation 2017
Visitor Marie Magnaudeix Flexible GMR Sensors, Icam, France 2016
 BEng Alexandra Todorova Fashion Electronics 2016
 BEng Samyak Shah Magnetic Biosensors 2016
 BEng Vincent Wong Data Analysis for Electrochemical Sensors 2016
 BEng Makhdum Haider Wearable RFID 2016

First published: 2 February 2019