Songbin Gong

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Songbin  Gong
Songbin Gong
Assistant Professor
2264 Micro and Nanotechnology Lab
208 N. Wright Street
Urbana Illinois 61801

Primary Research Area

  • Electromagnetics and Optics - Microwave devices and circuits

Profile

Education

  • PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia, May 2010  
  • Bachelor, Electrical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Academic Positions

  • Graduate Research Assistant, ECE Department, University of Virginia, May, 2005- April, 2010.
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, ESE Department, University of Pennsylvania, April, 2010-Aug, 2012.
  • Research Scientist, ECE Department, Carnegie Mellon University, Aug, 2012- Aug, 2013.
  • Assistant Professor, Micro and Nano Technology Lab, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Aug, 2013-Now
  • Assistant Professor, ECE Department, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Aug, 2013-Now

For more information

Gong group website

Resident Instruction

  • ECE457 Spring 2015
  • ECE 329 Fall 2014
  • ECE329 Spring 2014
  • ECE329 Fall 2013

Post-Doctoral Research Opportunities

We are currently looking for qualified postdoctoral researchers in the area of RF-MEMS devices and components. Please contact Prof. Songbin Gong with your CV for more detailed information.

Graduate Research Opportunities

We are currently seeking self-motivated, creative and hard-working students to join the integrated RF micro-systems research group. Please contact Prof. Gong with your CV.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Prof. Gong welcomes undergraduates to work in his research group.

Research Interests

  • Antennas for communication and wireless sensing
  • Microwave acoustics
  • Millimeter wave integrated circuits
  • Microwave devices and circuits
  • Reconfigurable RF and microwave systems
  • Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems

Research Areas

  • Acoustics
  • Electromagnetic theory
  • Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
  • Microwave devices and circuits
  • Microwave integrated circuits
  • Millimeter wave integrated circuits
  • Nano-electro mechanical systems (NEMS)
  • Wireless communication systems

Selected Articles in Journals

Articles in Conference Proceedings

Patents

Method of fabricating MEMS resonators with suspended Lithium Niobate thin films

Professional Societies

  • IEEE Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control Society
  • IEEE Electron Devices Society
  • IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society

Research Honors

DARPA Young Faculty Award 2014 (9/13/2014)

Courses Taught