Dr Ravinder Dahiya

Director of Electronics Systems Design Centre (ESDC)
University of Glasgow
Electronic and Nanoscale Engineering
Dr. Dahiya is Reader and EPSRC Research Fellow. He is the director of Electronics Systems Design Centre (ESDC) and the leader of Bendable Electronics and Sensing Technologies (BEST) group. He received B.Tech (Electrical) from Kurukshetra University (India), M.Tech. (Electrical) from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (India), and Ph.D. from Italian Institute of Technology Genoa and University of Genoa (Italy). In past, he worked at NSIT - Univ. of Delhi (India), Italian Institute of Technology Genoa (Italy), Fondazione Bruno Kessler Trento (Italy), and has held visiting positions at Universiti Teknologi Mara (Malaysia), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, and University of Cambridge (UK). He is Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Sensors Council and Senior member of IEEE. Currently, he is serving on the Editorial Boards of IEEE Transactions on Robotics and IEEE Sensors Journal. He is editor of 'Flexible and Large-Area Electronics' series by Cambridge University Press. He has been guest editor for 4 Special Journal Issues. He is the member of IEEE Sensors Council AdCom (Administrative Committee) - representing IEEE Robotics and Automation Society. He is the founding chair of the UKRI section chapter of IEEE Sensors Council. He is Technical Program Chair of IEEE Sensors 2017. Dr. Dahiya holds prestigious EPSRC Fellowship and received Marie Curie Fellowship and Japanese Monbusho Fellowship in past. He was awarded with the University Gold Medal for First Class First Position in the University. He received the 2016 IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award, International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAMM) Medal for the year 2016, and the 2016 Microelectronic Engineering Young Investigator Award. He received 2 best paper awards as author and 2 second best paper awards as co-author – all in different IEEE conferences.