Staff Directory

Jenshan Lin

Jenshan Lin portrait
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Program Director

Program Responsibilities:
Addressing Systems Challenges through Engineering Teams (ASCENT)
Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems (CCSS)
NSF/Intel Partnership on Machine Learning for Wireless Networking Systems (MLWiNS)
Real-Time Machine Learning (RTML)
Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC)
Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace Frontiers (SaTC Frontiers)
Spectrum and Wireless Innovation enabled by Future Technologies (SWIFT)


Dr. Lin joined NSF as a Program Director in October 2016. He is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. Before joining University of Florida in 2003, Dr. Lin worked for AT&T/Lucent Bell Laboratories and its spin-off Agere Systems from 1994 to 2003, in both Murray Hill and Holmdel, NJ. His research area is RF circuits and systems, and the past research topics include biomedical radar, wireless power, wireless sensor systems, RFIC/MMIC for communications and sensing, high-speed circuits, and active integrated antennas. He has authored or co-authored over 280 technical publications in refereed journals and conference proceedings, 2 books, and 5 book chapters. He holds 19 patents and has several other patent applications. Since joining University of Florida, he has graduated 27 Ph.D. students. 

Dr. Lin is a Fellow of IEEE, and has been an active volunteer in IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S). He served as an elected MTT-S AdCom member for two terms (2006-2011), and was the Chair of Technical Coordinating Committee, overseeing all technical committees in the society and exploring new technical fields. He served as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques for the term of 2014-2016, and was the Transactions' Associate Editor in 2006-2010. He has served on several conference committees, and was the General Chair of 2008 RFIC Symposium, Technical Program Co-Chair of 2006 and 2007 RFIC Symposia, Technical Program Chair of 2009 Radio and Wireless Symposium, and General Co-Chair of 2012 Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference. 

Dr. Lin received 1994 UCLA Outstanding Ph.D. Award, 1997 ETA KAPPA NU Outstanding Young Electrical Engineer Honorable Mention Award, 2007 IEEE MTT-S N. Walter Cox Award, 2016 NCTU Distinguished Alumnus Award, and 2016 IEEE RFIC Symposium Tina Quach Outstanding Service Award. He received the University of Florida Technology Innovator Awards in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, and 2017 for patents licensed in prior calendar year.