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Dr Michael Elsdon

Senior Lecturer

Department: Mathematics, Physics and Electrical Engineering

I joined the team in 2008. I obtained my first and second degrees at Northumbria University. Following this I became a post-doctoral researcher in the area of breast cancer detection on a joint project between Northumbria University and Newcastle University Medical School. 

Michael Elsdon


  • Engineering PhD August 31 2005
  • September 01 1994
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 1998
  • Member (MIET) & Chartered Engineer (CEng) Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) 1998

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Indirect Microwave Holography and Through Wall Imaging, Yurduseven, O., Elsdon, M. 6 Aug 2019, In: FRELSI
  • A comparative assessment of delivery methods of mathematics and technology enhanced learning, Elsdon, M., Busawon, K., Vigouroux, A., Binns, R., Forbes, I., Railland, V. 19 Jun 2018
  • Ku-Band Suspended Meshed Patch Antenna Integrated with Solar Cells for Remote Area Applications, Nashad, F., Foti, S., Smith, D., Elsdon, M., Yurduseven, O. 28 Apr 2018, In: Progress In Electromagnetics Research C
  • Development of transparent patch antenna element integrated with solar cells for Ku-band satellite applications, Nashad, F., Foti, S., Smith, D., Elsdon, M., Yurduseven, O. 9 Jan 2017, 2016 Loughborough Antennas & Propagation Conference (LAPC), Piscataway, IEEE
  • Wideband metamaterial solar cell antenna for 5 GHZ Wi-Fi communication, Elsdon, M., Yurduseven, O., Dai, X. 8 Mar 2017, In: Progress In Electromagnetics Research C
  • The development of indirect microwave holography for measurement and imaging applications, Smith, D., Livingstone, B., Elsdon, M., Zheng, H., Schejbal, V., Yurduseven, O. 7 Jan 2016, Proceedings of the 15th IEEE Mediterranean Microwave Symposium, Piscataway, NJ, IEEE
  • Direct-fed reduced size patch antenna using array of cSRR in the ground plane, Elsdon, M., Yurduseven, O. Jul 2015, In: Microwave and Optical Technology Letters
  • A Dual-Polarised Solar Cell Stacked Microstrip Patch Antenna with a λ/4 DC/RF Isolation Circuit for 5.8 GHz band WiMAX Network, Elsdon, M. Apr 2014
  • A dual-polarized solar cell stacked microstrip patch antenna with a λ/4 DC/RF isolation circuit for 5.8 GHz band WiMAX networks, Yurduseven, O., Smith, D., Elsdon, M. 2014, In: Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2014 8th European Conference on
  • A transparent meshed solar monopole antenna for UWB applications, Yurduseven, O., Smith, D., Elsdon, M. 2014, In: Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2014 8th European Conference on

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Farhat Nashad Design and Development of Dual-Polarised Photovoltaic Solar Antennae for Ku-band SatComs Start: 10/11/2014


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