Hendrik Rogier was born in 1971. He received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Ghent University, Gent, Belgium, in 1994 and in 1999, respectively. He is a currently a Full Professor with the Department of Information Technology of Ghent University, Belgium, Guest Professor at iMinds, Ghent, Belgium, and Visiting Professor at the University of Buckingham, UK. From October 2003 to April 2004, he was a Visiting Scientist at the Mobile Communications Group of Vienna University of Technology. He authored and coauthored more than 120 papers in international journals and more than 130 contributions in conference proceedings. He is an Associate Editor of IET Electronics Letters and serving as a member of the Editorial Boards of IET Science, Measurement Technology and of Wireless Power Transfer. He acts as the URSI Commission B representative for Belgium. Within the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, he is a member of Technical Committee 24 on RFID technology and within the European Microwave Association, he is a member of the Governing Board of Topical Group MAGEO on Microwaves in Agriculture, Environment and Earth Observation. His current research interests are antenna systems, radiowave propagation, body-centric communication, numerical electromagnetics, electromagnetic compatibility and power/signal integrity.
Dr. Rogier was twice awarded the URSI Young Scientist Award, at the 2001 URSI Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory and at the 2002 URSI General Assembly. In addition, he received the 2014 Premium Award for Best Paper in IET Electronics Letters, the Best Poster Paper Award at the 2012 IEEE Electrical Design of Advanced Packaging and Systems Symposium (EDAPS), the Best Paper Award at the 2013 IEEE Workshop on Signal and Power Integrity (SPI) and the Joseph Morrissey Memorial Award for the First best scientific paper at BioEM 2013. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE.