Webinar Series Update and Chapter Expansion

Nosherwan Shoaib, Chair for IEEE MTT/AP/EMC Islamabad Joint Chapter

The webinar series, initiated by IEEE MTT/AP/EMC Islamabad Joint Chapter at the Research Institute for Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Studies (RIMMS), National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Islamabad, Pakistan, has been a successful journey with an aim to promote the knowledge sharing during COVID-19 pandemic. The chapter has conducted more than 20 webinars so far. The speakers include renewed researchers and distinguished lecturers of MTT, AP and EMC societies. In particular, the chapter has conducted a technical webinar titled “Innovative Applications in Health and Food Industry through 3-D Microwave Sensing and Imaging” on 6th October 2020 to celebrate the IEEE Day. The speaker was Prof. Francesca Vipiana from Dept. of Electronics and Telecommunications, Politecnico di Torino, Italy. To amplify the nature of technical activities, the chapter has been expanded to include IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (CAS) in October 2020.