EM Waveguiding through HDR (High Dielectric Resonator) Metamaterial Array for Wireless Wearable Application. (Wearable Europe 2020)

Mr Jaewon Kim, Research Scientist
3M Corporate Research LAB
United States

Presentation Summary

HDR array features and benefits will be presented with electromagnetic modeling results and experimental results.
• Lower power consumption >> Longer battery life
• No alignment/wire required >> Easy connection
• EM wave guiding with lower pathloss >> No dead spots
• Low complexity and low cost >> Better communication

Speaker Biography (Jaewon Kim)

Jaewon Kim received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electronics Engineering from Korea University, South Korea, in 2001 and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical engineering from University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, in 2008. He is Research Specialist at 3M Corp. Research Systems Lab in St.Paul, MN. His research area includes electromagnetics and metamaterials regarding to wearable, wireless power transfer, and high frequency materials for 5G and 77GH radar applications.

Company Profile (3M Corporate Research LAB)

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