Dr Tinus Stander, SMIEEE, is a Senior Lecturer at the Carl and Emily Fuchs Institute for Microelectronics, Department Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Pretoria.
He heads the mm-Wave Research Laboratory at CEFIM, where he leads research activities on microwave and mm-wave devices on-chip and on hybrid media. Apart from his role in academia, Dr Stander is also a practicing engineering consultant, where he specialises in compact RADAR and EW front-end devices and subsystems.
He obtained his B.Eng. and Ph.D. (Electronic Engineering) degrees from Stellenbosch University, South Africa. After practicing as RF and Microwave Engineer at Denel Dynamics, a division of Denel SOC Ltd., he joined the University of Pretoria (UP), where he currently serves as Senior Lecturer with the Carl and Emily Fuchs Institute for Microelectronics, Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering.
Dr. Stander currently leads the University of Pretoria’s mm-Wave research focus, and also acts as consultant to various industries through Business Enterprises at UP (Pty) Ltd. He volunteers as Secretary for the joint IEEE chapter: Antennas and Propagation, Microwave Theory and Techniques (MTT) & Electromagnetic Compatibility Society, as well as faculty advisor to the University of Pretoria MTT Student Chapter, IEEE South Africa Section.