Phone: 614.302.8896

Physical Address

Room 326B
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Building # 46 on the UNM map

Mailing Address

MSC01 1100
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070

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Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2008

BS, Electrical Engineering and Information Science, University of Science and Technology of China, 2003


Dr. Zhen Peng is currently an Assistant Professor at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of New Mexico. He was a Senior Research Associate at the ElectroScience Laboratory at the Ohio State University (2010-2013). His research interests are directed towards a long-term goal of simulation-based engineering of multi-scale and multi-physics systems.

He is a recipient of 2013 Young Scientist Award of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI), a candidate for 2012 P. W. King award of IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, the recipient of 2011 ElectroScience Laboratory Annual Best Paper Award and a recipient of 2010 Young Scientist Award in International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory. His Ph.D. thesis work was awarded 2010 The First Prize of Beijing Science and Technology Progress.

Teaching Interests

  • Computational Methods in Electromagnetics
  • Electromagnetic Wave Theory
  • Microwave Engineering

Research Interests

  • Computational electromagnetics and multi-physics analysis
  • Power integrity (PI) and signal integrity (SI) analyses of integrated circuits (ICs)
  • Simulation-based design of multi-scale metamaterials and reconfigurable antennas

Center/Laboratory/Program Affiliations

  • Applied Electromagnetics Group