Microwave Sensing, Signals and Systems (MS3), Department of Microelectronics Themes: Radar technology
Michael Inggs was born and educated in the Eastern Cape, South Africa (Uitenhage and Grahamstown). He has an Honours degree in Physics and Applied Mathematics from Rhodes University (1973) and a PhD, DIC from Imperial College, London (1979). He has worked in industry in the UK, USA and South Africa, and joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Cape Town in 1988, where he holds the rank of Professor. He has holds a Visiting Professorship at University College London. His research is in the area of radar, radar remote sensing and high performance computing. He has more than 190 journal and conference publications, four patents, and has supervised more than 90 M.Sc. and 10 Ph.D. to completion. He is a member of the Administration Committee of the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society 2011-2013 as Director of Education, member IEEE AESS Radar Panel, and after being the convenor of the taught masters M.Eng.(Radar) programme at UCT, was funded as a Research Professor by KACST for 2014. In 2015 he is on sabbatical leave at the Technical University of Delft.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2016