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Ph.D., Candidate.
Ultrafast Optoelectronics Lab.,
Department of Electronics and Photonics,
College of Science and Engineering,
Ritsumeikan University.
1-1-1 Nojihigashi, Kusatsu, Shiga, 525-8577, Japan
Email: ndtrangbka2812@gmail.com
or gr0119ei@ed.ritsumei.ac.jp


Personal Information


Date of birth: December 28, 1986

Sex: Male

Marital status: Married

Nationality: Vietnamese

Current address: 525-0055, Japan, Shiga-ken, Kusatsu-shi, Noji-cho 648, Higashi Sugie Apartment B-5

Education Background

September 2011 ? Present:

Ritsumeikan University, Shiga, Japan

Course: Doctoral program in Integrated Science and Engineering

Major: Photonics

September 2009 ? August 2011:

Dongguk University, Seoul, South Korea

Course: Master of Engineering in Electronics

Major: Microwave and Antenna

September 2004 ? June 2009:

Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam

Course: Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Telecommunications

Major: Electronics and Telecommunications


Vietnamese: Mother tongue

English: Fluent

Research Interests

  • Optical communications engineering
  • Opto-electronics, Nano-optic, Surface Plasmon Polaritons (SPPs)
  • Microwave, antenna and propagation engineering
  • Electromagnetic band-gap (EBG) structures

Research Experiences

  • September 2011 ? Present: Research assistant at the Ultrafast Optoelectronics Laboratory, Ritsumeikan University, Shiga, Japan.
  • September 2009 ? August 2011: Research assistant at the Electromagnetic Wave Application Laboratory, Dongguk University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • August 2008 ? September 2009: Research assistant at the Laboratory for Communications Research and Development ? CRD, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam.

Academic Societies

JSAP - Japan Society of Applied Physics

Title of thesis written for degree most recently completed

  • Masterfs thesis: Study and design of ultra-wideband antenna with band-notched characteristics.
  • Undergraduate thesis: Study and design of SPPs filter and SPPs wavelength selected divider applying to nanometric integrated optical circuits (IOCs).

Awards and Scholarships

  • Second Prize with KSS soccer team at Kobe Viet Cup Open 2012 (Oct. 2012)
  • Third Prize with KSS soccer team at Kobe Viet Cup Open 2011 (Oct. 2011)
  • Japanese Government Scholarship (Monbokagakusho-MEXT scholarship) for doctoral course at Ritsumeikan University, Shiga, Japan, 2011-2014.
  • SRD Scholarship for master course at Dongguk University, Seoul, South Korea, 2009 - 2011.
  • Prospect Award at Student Scientific Research Award, Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam, 2009.

Social Activities

  • Vice President of Vietnamese Youths and Students Association in Shiga, Japan (November 2011 ~ November 2012)
  • Leader of KSS Soccer Club for international students at Biwako Campus, Ritsumeikan University (November 2011 ? Present)
  • Leader of IBG Badminton Club for international students at Biwako Campus, Ritsumeikan University (January 2012 ? Present)
  • Member of TED Translator Group on website: www.ted.com


  • Playing some sports such as Soccer, swimming, etc
  • Reading books about culture, history, science and novel
  • Listening to music
  • Watching action and comedy film, sport, news, discovery program


Dao Ngoc Chien, Prof.

Associate Professor / Vice-Dean

School of Electronics and Telecommunications

Hanoi University of Science and Technology.

E-mail: chiendn-fet@mail.hut.edu.vn

Hyun Chang Park, Prof.

Division of Electronics and Electrical Engineering,

Dongguk University, Seoul, South Korea.

E-mail: hcpark@dongguk.edu

MORIMOTO Akihiro , Prof.

Department of Photonics,

Ritsumeikan University, Shiga, Japan.

E-mail: morimoto@se.ritsumei.ac.jp