Xun Gong (S’02-M’05-SM’11) received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from FuDan University, Shanghai, P.R. China, in 1997 and 2000, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor in 2005.
He is currently a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at University of Central Florida (UCF) and Director of the Antenna, RF and Microwave Integrated Systems (ARMI) Laboratory. He joined UCF as an assistant professor in 2005. He worked at Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) in Hanscom, MA in 2009 under the support of Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Summer Faculty Fellowship Program (SFFP). He was with the Birck Nanotechnology Center at Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, as a Post-Doctoral Research Associate in 2005. His research interests include microwave passive components and filters, sensors, antennas and arrays, flexible electronics, and packaging.
Dr. Gong has served on the Editorial Boards of IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (TMTT), IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation (TAP), IEEE Microwave and Wireless Component Letters (MWCL), and IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters (AWPL). He was the associate editor of IEEE TMTT in 2018-2019. He is an elected AdCom member of IEEE MTT-S in 2021-2023. He served as the associate editor of IEEE MWCL from 2013 to 2018, He was the technical program committee (TPC) chair in the 2013 IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and Operations chair in the 2014 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS). He was the general chair in the 2016 IEEE International Workshop on Antenna Technology (iWAT) and 2012 IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference (WAMICON). He was the IEEE AP/MTT Orlando Chapter Chair in 2007-2010. He has been the recipient of the NSF Faculty Early CAREER Award in 2009. He is awarded the UCF Lockheed Martin Professorship in 2018-2023. He received the UCF Reach for the Stars Award in 2016. He received the Research Incentive Award (RIA) at UCF in 2011, 2016 and 2021. He was the recipient of the Teaching Incentive Program (TIP) Award at UCF in 2010 and 2015. He received Outstanding Engineer Awards from IEEE Florida Council and Orlando Section, respectively, in 2009.