David Kearney

David Kearney

MPhil Graduate

B.E. (Hons) in Computer Engineering (Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland)


David Kearney was a Part-Time Masters Research student in the Dublin Institute of Technology’s Antennas & High Frequency Research Centre. He completed his MPhil in 2009. His research on "Small Antenna Options for Ultra-Wideband Applications" was funded by TDK Electronics Ireland, where David has worked as a Front End Module and Antenna Design Engineer since 2001. His work at TDK has included various Ceramic Chip Antenna designs for Bluetooth, WiMAX & UWB applications and their integration into portable devices such as Handsets, PDAs, Laptops etc.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the [external]IEEE
  • Member of the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society

Research Interests and Expertise

Small Antenna Theory
Size ReductionTechniques for Ceramic Chip UWB Antennas
Broadbanding Techniques for Planar Inverted-F Antennas
Near-Field and Far-Field Antenna Measurement Techniques