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Douglas Werner

John L. and Genevieve H. McCain Chair Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Center for Acoustics and Vibration

211A Electrical Engineering East

dhw@psu.edu

814-863-2946

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Research Areas:

Biomedical Devices; Electromagnetics; Optical Materials, Devices, and Systems

Interest Areas:

Antenna design, Computational electromagnetics, Fractal antennas, Genetically engineered antennas, Electromagnetic wave Interaction with materials, Metamaterials.

 
 

 

Education

Publications

Books

  • Zhi Hao Jiang and Douglas H. Werner, 2021, Electromagnetic Vortices: Wave Phenomena and Engineering Applications, Wiley-IEEE Press, pp. 496 pages
  • Douglas Werner, S. D. Campbell and L. Kang, 2020, Nanoantennas and Plasmonics: Modelling, Design, and Fabrication, SciTech Publishing, pp. 472 pages
  • Douglas Werner and Z. H. Jiang, 2016, Electromagnetics of Body Area Networks: Antennas, Propagation, and RF Systems, Wiley-IEEE Press, pp. 536 pages
  • D. H Werner and D. -H Kwon, 2014, Transformation Electromagnetics and Metamaterials: Fundamental Principles and Applications, Springer
  • Randy L. Haupt and Douglas Werner, 2007, Genetic Algorithms in Electromagnetics, Wiley-IEEE Press

Journal Articles

  • R. P. Jenkins, S. D. Campbell and Douglas Werner, 2021, "Establishing Exhaustive Metasurface Robustness Against Fabrication Uncertainties Through Deep Learning", Nanophotonics, 10, (18), pp. 4497-4509
  • W. Mai and Douglas Werner, 2021, "Analytical Transient Analysis of Temporal Boundary Value Problems Using the d’Alembert Formula", Optics Letters, 46, (22), pp. 5727-5730
  • R. J. Beneck, A. Das, G. G. Mackertich-Sengerdy, R. J. Chaky, Y. Wu, S. Soltani and Douglas Werner, 2021, "Reconfigurable Antennas: A Review of Recent Progress and Future Prospects for Next Generation", Progress in Electromagnetics Research, 171, pp. 89-121
  • K. Zhang, Z. H. Jiang, T. Yue, Y. Zhang, W. Hong and Douglas Werner, 2021, "A Compact Dual-Band Triple-Mode Antenna with Pattern and Polarization Diversities Enabled by Shielded Mushroom Structures", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 69, (10), pp. 6229-6243
  • W. Mai, S. D. Campbell and Douglas Werner, 2021, "A Conductive Mixed-Order Generalized Dispersion Model for Noble Metals in the Optical Regime", Optics Express, 29, (19), pp. 30520-30531
  • V. Jandieri, R. Khomeriki, T. Onoprishvili, D. Erni, L. Chotorlishvili, Douglas Werner and J. Berakdar, 2021, "Band-Gap Solitons in Nonlinear Photonic Crystal Waveguides and Their Application for Functional All-Optical Logic Gating", Photonics, 8, (7), pp. 250/1-14
  • M. Balasubramanian, S. D. Campbell and Douglas Werner, 2021, "A High-frequency Solution for Scattering by a Multilayer Anisotropic Slab", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 20, (6), pp. 923-927
  • S. D. Campbell, R. P. Jenkins, P. J. O'Connor and Douglas Werner, 2021, "The Explosion of Artificial Intelligence in Antennas and Propagation: How Deep Learning is Advancing Our State of the Art", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, 63, (3), pp. 16-27
  • W. Mai, J. Xu and Douglas Werner, 2021, "Antireflection Temporal Coatings: Comment", Optica, 8, (6), pp. 824-825
  • R. P. Jenkins, M. D. Gregory, L. Cardillo, R. B. Bunes, S. D. Campbell, P. L. Werner and Douglas Werner, 2021, "A Low-Power Tunable Frequency Selective Surface for Multiplexed Remote Sensing", IEEE Access, 9, pp. 58478-58486
  • J. Xu, W. Mai and Douglas Werner, 2021, "Complete Polarization Conversion Using Anisotropic Temporal Slabs", Optics Letters, 46, (6), pp. 1373-1376
  • L. Kang, Y. Wu and Douglas Werner, 2021, "Active Terahertz Spin Hall Effect in Vanadium Dioxide Metasurfaces", Optics Express, 29, (6), pp. 8816-8823
  • R. F. Ma, Z. H. Jiang, Y. Zhang, T. Yu, X. Y. Wu, W. Hong and Douglas Werner, 2021, "Theory, Design, and Verification of Dual-Circularly Polarized Dual-Beam Arrays With Independent Control of Polarization: A Generalization of Sequential Rotation Arrays", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 69, (3), pp. 1369-1382
  • S. K. Goudos, D. E. Anagnostou, Z. Bayraktar, S. D. Campbell, P. Rocca and Douglas H. Werner, 2021, "Guest Editorial: Special Section on Computational Intelligence in Antennas and Propagation: Emerging Trends and Applications", IEEE Open Journal of Antennas and Propagation, 2, pp. 224-229
  • Y. Wang, S. Xu, F. Yang and Douglas H. Werner, 2021, "1-Bit Dual-Linear Polarized Reconfigurable Transmitarray Antenna Using Asymmetric Dipole Elements with Parasitic Bypass Dipoles", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 69, (2), pp. 1188-1192
  • C. Mao, M. Khalily, L. Zhang, P. Xiao, Y. Sun and Douglas H. Werner, 2021, "Compact Patch Antenna with Vertical Polarization and Omnidirectional Radiation Characteristics", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 69, (2), pp. 1158-1161
  • T. Yue, Z. H. Jiang, K. Zhang, J. Yi, W. Hong and Douglas H. Werner, 2021, "Polarization-Controllable Dual-Band Antennas Using Non-Bianisotropic Complementary Split Ring Resonator-Loaded Metasurfaces", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 69, (2), pp. 1146-1151
  • L. Kang, H. Bao and Douglas H. Werner, 2021, "Efficient Second-Harmonic Generation in High Q-factor Asymmetric Lithium Niobate Metasurfaces", Optics Letters, 46, (3), pp. 633-636
  • L. Kang, H. Bao and Douglas H. Werner, 2021, "Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain Method with Dispersive Modified Debye Model and its Application to the Analysis of Optical Frequency Selective Surfaces", Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Journal, 36, (1), pp. 27-34
  • W. Mai, L. Kang, R. P Jenkins, D. Z Zhu, C. Mao, P. L. Werner, Y. Chen and D. H Werner, 2020, "A Knotted Meta-Molecule with Axisymmetric Strong Optical Activity", Advanced Optical Materials, 8, (23), pp. pp. 2000948/1-5
  • M. Balasubramanian, S. D Campbell and D. H Werner, 2020, "A Heuristic UTD Solution for Scattering by a Thin Lossless Anisotropic Slab", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, (12), pp. pp. 8009-8020
  • Y. Wu, I. Kim, Z. Li, H. Soewardiman, D. H Werner and J. S Jur, 2020, "Direct-Write Coating of a Full-Duplex Antenna for E-Textile Applications", Micromachines, Special Issue on Flexible and Stretchable Microwave Devices: Design, Fabrication, and Applications, 11, (12), pp. pp. 1056/1-15
  • W. Mai, S. D Campbell, E. B Whiting, L. Kang, P. L. Werner, Y. Chen and D. H Werner, 2020, "Prismatic Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain Method with an Integrated Generalized Dispersion Model for Efficient Optical Metasurface Analysis", Optical Materials Express, 10, (10), pp. pp. 2542-2559
  • N. R Famularo, L. Kang, Z. Li, T. Zhao, K. L Knappenberger, C. D Keating and D. H Werner, 2020, "Linear and Nonlinear Chiroptical Response from Individual 3D Printed Plasmonic and Dielectric Micro-Helices", Journal of Chemical Physics, 153, (15), pp. pp. 154702/1-9
  • D. H Werner, 2020, "Exact Expressions for the Total Radiated Power, Radiation Resistance, and Directivity of an Arbitrary Size Uniform Current Elliptical Loop Antenna", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, (9), pp. pp. 6816-6820
  • C. Mao, Y. Zhou, Y. Wu, H. Soewardiman, D. H Werner and J. S Jur, 2020, "Low-Profile Strip-Loaded Textile Antenna with Enhanced Bandwidth and Isolation for Full-Duplex Wearable Applicatio", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, (9), pp. pp. 6527-6537
  • Y. Wu, L. Kang, H. Bao and D. H Werner, 2020, "Exploiting Topological Properties of Mie-Resonance-Based Hybrid Metasurfaces for Ultrafast Switching of Light Polarization", ACS Photonics, 7, (9), pp. pp. 2362-2373
  • E. B Whiting, S. D Campbell, L. Kang and D. H Werner, 2020, "Meta-Atom Library Generation via an Efficient Multi-Objective Shape Optimization Method", Optics Express, 28, (16), pp. pp. 24229-24242
  • A. Akopian, G. Burduli, V. Jandieri, H. Maeda, W. Hong, A. A Omar, K. Yasumote, D. H Werner and D. Erni, 2020, "Efficient Analysis of Electromagnetic Scattering in Post-Wall Waveguides and Its Application to Optimization of Millimeter Wave Filters", IEEE Open Journal of Antennas and Propagation, 1, pp. pp. 448-455
  • J. Yi, C. Liu, Z. Shi, L. Zhu, X. Chen, D. H Werner and N. Burokur, 2020, "Assembled Medium: A Route to the Generation of Vortex Waves Carrying Orbital Angular Momentum with Different Modes", Journal of Applied Physics, 128, pp. pp. 044101/1-6
  • Y. Li, Y. Wang, S. Qi, Q. Ren, L. Kang, S. D Campbell, P. L Werner and D. H Werner, 2020, "Predicting Scattering from Complex Nano-Structures via Deep Learning", IEEE Access, 8, pp. pp. 139983-139993
  • M. Y Shalaginov, S. D Campbell, S. An, Y. Zhang, C. Rios, E. B Whiting, Y. Wu, L. Kang, B. Zheng, C. Fowler, H. Zhang, D. H Werner, J. Hu and T. Gu, 2020, "Design for Quality: Reconfigurable Flat Optics Based on Active Measurfaces", Nanophotonics, 9, (11), pp. pp. 3505-3534
  • V. Jandieri, R. Khomeriki, T. Onoprishvili, D. H Werner, J. Berakar and D. Erni, 2020, "Functional All-Optical Logic Gates for True Time-Domain Signal Processing in Nonlinear Photonic Crystal Waveguides", Optics Express, 28, (12), pp. pp. 18317-18331
  • B. Ghosh, D. Bhattacharya, P. D Sinha and D. H Werner, 2020, "Design of Circular Waveguide Annular Slot Coupled Two-Layer DRA for Linear and Circular Polarizations", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 19, (6), pp. pp. 1012-1016
  • C. Mao, D.. Vital, D. H Werner, Y. Wu and S. Bhardwaj, 2020, "Dual-Polarized Embroidered Textile Armband Antenna Array with Omni-Directional Radiation for On-/Off-Body Wearable Applications", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, (4), pp. pp. 2575-2584
  • I. Martinez, C. Mao, H. Shahariar, D. Vital, D. H Werner, J. S Jur and S. Bhardwaj, 2020, "Compact, Low-Profile and Robust Textile Antennas with Improved Bandwidth for Easy Garment Integration", IEEE Access, 8, (1), pp. pp. 77490-77500
  • K. Zhang, Z. H. Jiang, W. Hong and D. H Werner, 2020, "A Low-Profile and Wideband Triple-Mode Antenna for Wireless Body-Area Network Concurrent On-/Off-Body Communications", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, (3), pp. pp. 1982-1994
  • J. D. Binion, E. Lier, D. H Werner, T. H. Hand, Z. H Jiang and P. L Werner, 2020, "Metasurface Enabled Advanced Short Backfire Antenna", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, (3), pp. pp. 1302-1311
  • L. Kang, C. Wang, X. Guo, X. Ni, Z. Liu and D. H Werner, 2020, "Nonlinear Chiral Meta-Mirrors: An Enabling Technology for Ultrafast Switching of Light Polarization", Nano Letters, 20, (3), pp. pp. 2047-2055
  • Z. H Jiang, L. Kang, T. Yue, W. Hong and D. H Werner, 2020, "Wideband Transmit-Arrays Based on Anisotropic Impedance Surfaces for Circularly-Polarized Single-Feed Multibeam Generation in the Q-band", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, (1), pp. pp. 217-229
  • J. D. Binion, E. Lier, Douglas Werner, T. Hank, Z. H. Jiang and P. L. Werner, 2019, "Metasurface Enabled Advanced Short Backfire Antenna. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Special Issue on Recent Advances in metamaterials and Metasurfaces
  • Z. H. Jiang, L. Kang, T. Yue, H. Xu, Y. Yang, Z. Jin, C. Yu, W. Hong, Douglas Werner and C. Qiu, 2019, "Single Noninterleaved Metasurface for High-capacity and Flexible Mode Multiplexing of Higher-order Poincaré Sphere Beams", Advanced Materials, pp. pp. 1903983/1-7
  • L. Kang, H. Bao and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Interference-Enhanced Optical Magnetism in Surface High-Index Resonators: A Pathway Toward High-Performance Ultracompact Linear and Nonlinear Meta-Optics", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 7, (11), pp. pp. 1273-1282
  • Z. Bayraktar, D. E. Anagnostou, S. K. Goudos, S. D. Campbell, Douglas Werner and A. Massa, 2019, "Guest Editorial: Special Cluster on Machine Learning Applications in Electromagnetics, Antennas, and Propagation", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 18, (11), pp. pp. 2220-2224
  • H. Bao, L. Kang, S. D. Campbell and Douglas Werner, 2019, "PML Implementation in a Non-conforming Mixed-Element DGTD Method for Periodic Structure Analysis", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 67, (11), pp. pp. 6979-6988
  • D. Z. Zhu, E.. B. Whiting, S. D. Campbell, D. Burckel and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Optimal High Efficiency 3D Plasmonic Metasurface Elements Revealed by Lazy Ants", ACS Photonics, 6, (11), pp. pp. 2741-2748
  • W. Mai, C. Mao, L. Kang, Y. Chen, J. Hu, J. Hu and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Chiral Balls: Knotted Structures with Both Chirality and Three-Dimensional Rotational Symmetry", arXiv:1904.05750
  • E. Lier, Douglas Werner and T. S. Bird, 2019, "The Evolution from Metal Horns to Metahorns: The Development of EM Horns from Their Inception to the Present Day", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, 61, (4), pp. pp. 6-18
  • P. Moradifar, L. Kang, P. Mahale, Y. Liu, N. N. Nova, A. Glaid, T. E. Mallouk, J. Badding, Douglas Werner and N. Alem, 2019, "Plasmonic Metalattices: A Correlated Monochromated Electron Energy Loss Study and Theoretical Calculations", Microscopy Society of America, 25, (2), pp. pp. 678-679
  • M. Svanda, M. Polivka, J. Havlicek, J. Machac and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Platform Tolerant, High Encoding Capacity Dipole Array-Plate Chipless RFID Tags", IEEE Access, 7, pp. pp. 138707-138720
  • W. Mai, L. Kang, C. Mao, R. P. Jenkins, D. Z. Zhu, P. L. Werner, Douglas Werner, J. Hu, W. Cao and Y. Chen, 2019, "A Knotted Meta-molecule with 2-D Isotropic Optical Activity Rotating the Incident Polarization by 90°", arXiv:1908.03254
  • J. Yi, X. Cao, R. Feng, B. Ratni, Z. H. Jiang, D. Z. Zhu, L. Zhu, A. De Lustrac, Douglas Werner and S. N Burokur, 2019, "All-Dielectric Transformed Material for Microwave Broadband Orbital Angular Momentum Vortex Beam", Physical Review Applied, 12, (2), pp. pp. 024064/1-8
  • J. Yi, D. Li, R. Feng, Z. H. Jiang, A. De Lustrac, Douglas Werner and S. N. Burokur, 2019, "Design and Validation of a Metasurface Lens for Converging Vortex Beams", Applied Physics Express, 12, (8), pp. pp. 084501/1-5
  • C. Mao, Z. H. Jiang, Douglas Werner, S. Gao and W. Hong, 2019, "Compact Self-Duplexing Dual-Band Dual-Sense Circularly-Polarized Array Antenna with Closely-Spaced Operating Frequencies", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation,, 67, (7), pp. pp. 4617-4625
  • S. Wang, C. Cai, M. You, F. Liu, M. Wu, S. Li, H. Bao, L. Kang and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Vanadium Dioxide Based Broadband THz Metamaterial Absorbers with High Tunability: Simulation Study", Optics Express, 27, (14), pp. pp. 19436-19447
  • H. Bao, L. Kang, S.. D. Campbell and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain Analysis of Electromagnetic Scattering from Dispersive Periodic Nanostructures at Oblique Incidence", Optics Express, 27, (9), pp. pp. 13116-13128
  • L. Kang, R. P Jenkins and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Recent Progress in Active Optical Metasurfaces", Advanced Optical Materials, 7, (14), pp. pp. 1801813/1-26
  • W. Mai, P. Li, H. Bao, X. Li, L. Jiang, J. Hu and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Prism-based DGTD with a Simplified Periodic Boundary Condition to Analyze FSS with D2n Symmetry in a Rectangular Array Under Normal Incidence", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 18, (4), pp. pp. 1 - 5
  • S. D. Campbell, D. Sell, R. P. Jenkins, E. B. Whiting, J. A. Fan and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Review of Numerical Optimization Techniques for Meta-Device Design", Optical Materials Express, 9, (4), pp. pp. 1842 - 1863
  • W. Ami, D. Zhu, Z. Gong, X. Lin, Y. Chen, J. Hu and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Broadband Transparent Chiral Mirrors: Design Methodology and Bandwidth Analysis", AIP Advances, 9, (4), pp. pp. 045305/1-6
  • J. Nagar, R. J. Chaky, M. F. Pantoja, A. F. McKinley and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Optimization of Far-field Radiation from Impedance-Loaded Nanoloops Accelerated by an Exact Analytical Formulation", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 67, (3), pp. pp. 1448 - 1458
  • A. V. Kildishev, J. Hu, O. Martin and Douglas Werner, 2019, "Feature Issue Introduction: Advanced Compuational Nanophotonics: From Materials to Devices", Opyical Materials Express, 9, (4), pp. pp. 1967-1970,