Dietmar Kissinger (S’08-M’11-SM’14) received the Dipl.-Ing., Dr.-Ing. and habil. degree in electrical engineering all from the FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany, in 2007, 2011 and 2014, respectively.
From 2007 to 2010, he was with Danube Integrated Circuit Engineering, Linz, Austria, where he worked as a System and Application Engineer in the Automotive Radar Group. From 2010 to 2014, he held a position as Lecturer and Head of the Radio Frequency Integrated Sensors Group at the Institute for Electronics Engineering, Erlangen. Since 2015, he is a Full Professor at the Technische Universität Berlin and Head of the Circuit Design Department at IHP, Frankfurt (Oder). He is a co-director of the Joint Lab for Radio Frequency Integrated Systems, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg. His research interests include silicon high-frequency and high-speed as well as low-power integrated systems for communication and automotive, industrial, security and biomedical sensing applications. He has authored or co-authored more than 100 technical papers and holds several patents.
Prof. Kissinger is a senior member of the IEEE, a member of the European Microwave Association (EuMA) and the German Information Technology Society (ITG) and Society of Microelectronics, Microsystems and Precision Engineering (VDE/VDI GMM). He also serves as the Chair of IEEE MTT-S Technical Committee Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Integrated Circuits (MTT-6) and as a member of Biological Effects and Medical Applications (MTT-10). He is an Executive Committee member of the IEEE Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF) and Steering Committee member of the IEEE Radio Wireless Symposium (RWS). He was a two-time Chair of the IEEE Topical Conference on Wireless Sensors and Sensor Networks (WiSNet), a two-time Chair of the IEEE Topical Conference on Biomedical Wireless Technologies, Networks and Sensing Systems (BioWireless) and a member of the 2013 European Microwave Week (EuMW) Organizing Committee. He was a five-time Guest Editor for the IEEE Microwave Magazine and served as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (2013-2015). He is the co-recipient of several best paper awards.