Rob Maaskant

Docent at Electrical Engineering, Kommunikationssystem, informationsteori och antenner, Antennas

Projects

2012–2015

Electromagnetic Modeling of Next Generation Waveguides, Antennas, and Integrated Electronics

Rob Maaskant Antennas
Swedish Research Council (VR)

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Publications

2017

A Wideband Contactless and Bondwire-Free MMIC to Waveguide Transition

Alhassan Aljarosha, Ashraf Uz Zaman, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Mm-Wave contactless connection for MMIC integration in gap waveguides

Alhassan Aljarosha, Rob Maaskant, Ashraf Uz Zaman et al
2016 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, APSURSI 2016, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, 26 June - 1 July 2016, p. 253-254
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

W-band spatial power combiner and splitter in gap waveguide technology

Waqar Ali Shah, Rob Maaskant, Ashraf Uz Zaman et al
2016 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, APSURSI 2016, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, 26 June - 1 July 2016, p. 255-256
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Comparison of the iterative jacobi method and the iterative Domain Green'S Function Method for finite array analysis

D. J. Ludick, M. M. Botha, Rob Maaskant et al
10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2016, Davos, Switzerland, 10-15 April 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Capabilities and fundamental limitations of multi-mode antennas in an array environment

Marianna Ivashina, E. Redkina, Rob Maaskant et al
10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2016, Davos, Switzerland, 10-15 April 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Synergy in design of phased array antennas for modern radio astronomy and wireless communication systems

D. S. Prinsloo, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2016, Davos, Switzerland, 10-15 April 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Array-fed cylindrical reflector antenna for automotive OTA tests in Random Line-Of-Sight

Aidin Razavi, Andres Alayon Glazunov, Per-Simon Kildal et al
2016 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2016, p. 7481689
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Application of the Compressive-Sensing Approach to the Design of Sparse Arrays for SATCOM Applications

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
Swedish Microwave Days, March 15-16, Linköping. Vol. 2016, p. 114
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Synthesis of circular isophoric sparse arrays by using compressive-sensing

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
Proceedings. 2016 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, APSURSI 2016, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, 26 June - 1 July 2016, p. 761-762
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Reconfigurable aperiodic array synthesis by Compressive Sensing

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Synthesis of Maximally Sparse Arrays Using Compressive Sensing and Full-Wave Analysis for Global Earth Coverage Applications

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 64 (11), p. 4872-4877
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Spatial Power Combining and Splitting in Gap Waveguide Technology

Rob Maaskant, Waqar Ali Shah, Ashraf Uz Zaman et al
Ieee Microwave and Wireless Components Letters. Vol. 26 (7), p. 472-474
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Modal-Based Design of a Wideband Quadruple-Ridged Flared Horn Antenna

T. S. Beukman, P. Meyer, Marianna Ivashina et al
Ieee Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 64 (5), p. 1615-1626
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Teaching and Learning Electromagnetics: An Analytical Problem-Solving Approach

Rob Maaskant, Andreas Rosén,
Ieee Antennas and Propagation Magazine. Vol. 58 (2), p. 75-83
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Domain-Decomposition Approach to Krylov Subspace Iteration

Oleg Iupikov, C. Craeye, Rob Maaskant et al
Ieee Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters. Vol. 15, p. 1414-1417
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

High-Sensitivity Phased Array Receivers for Radio Astronomy

K. F. Warnick, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
Proceedings of the Ieee. Vol. 104 (3), p. 607-622
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Conical Quad-Mode Antenna With Integrated Tapered Slot Antennas For Wide-Field Polarimetry

D.S Prinsloo, P. Meyer, Rob Maaskant et al
Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE-APS Topical Conference on Antennas and Propagation in Wireless Communications, IEEE APWC 2015, Italy, 7-11 September , p. 1235-1238
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Fast Solution of Multiple Slot-Coupled Waveguide Junctions Using the CBFM

Carl Toft, Rob Maaskant, Johan Wettergren et al
Forum for Electromagnetic Research Methods and Application Technologies (FERMAT)
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Multi-Element Aperiodic Array Synthesis by Compressive Sensing

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
ICEAA 2015, p. 223-226
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Quad-Mode Antenna for Wide-Scan Sparse Arrays

D. S. Prinsloo, P. Meyer, Rob Maaskant et al
2015 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, APS 2015; Vancouver, Canada; 19-24 July 2015, p. 1516-1517
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Efficient Wideband Gain Modeling for Interferometric Imaging Arrays in Radio Astronomy

A. Young, D. B. Davidson, S. J. Wijnholds et al
2015 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APS 2015, Vancouver, Canada, 19-24 July 2015, p. 1374-1375
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Irregular Quad-Mode Antenna Array: Field-of-View Comparison with the Swedish LOFAR Station

D. S. Prinsloo, P. Meyer, Rob Maaskant et al
9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, 13-17 May 2015
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Optimal Aperture Distribution for Maximum Power Transfer in Planar Lossy Multilayered Matters

Aidin Razavi, Rob Maaskant, Zvonimir Sipus et al
9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, 13-17 May 2015
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Field Computations Through the ACA Algorithm

Rob Maaskant, Vito Lancelotti,
9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, 13-17 May 2015
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Fast Prediction of Aperture Efficiency and Sidelobe Levels in Shaped Reflector Systems through Model Based Output Space Mapping

Dirk de Villiers, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, 13-17 May 2015
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

A Comparison of Two Types of Macro Basis Functions Defined on LEGO Electromagnetic Bricks

V Lancellotti, Rob Maaskant,
9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, 13-17 May 2015, p. 1-5
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Equivalent Circuit of a Quadraxial Feed for Ultra-Wide Bandwidth Quadruple-Ridged Flared Horn Antennas

Theunis S. Beukman, Petrie Meyer, Rob Maaskant et al
9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, 13-17 May 2015
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Efficient correction for both direction-dependent and baseline-dependent effects in interferometric imaging: An A-stacking framework

A. Young, S. J. Wijnholds, Tobia Carozzi et al
Astronomy and Astrophysics. Vol. 577, p. Art. no. A56
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Design of Maximally Sparse Antenna Arrays in the Presence of Mutual Coupling

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters. Vol. 14, p. 159-162
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Maximum Aperture Power Transmission in Lossy Homogeneous Matters

Aidin Razavi, Rob Maaskant, Jian Yang et al
IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters. Vol. 14, p. 175-178
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Design of Wideband Quadruple-Ridged Flared Horn Feeds for Future Radio Telescopes

Marianna Ivashina, Theunis Beukman, Carlo Bencivenni et al
Swedish Microwave Days March 11-12, 2014, Gothenburg, Sweden
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Aperiodic Array Antennas for Future Satellite Systems

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
Swedish Microwave Days March 11-12, 2014, Gothenburg, Sweden
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Fast analysis of periodic antennas and metamaterial-based waveguides

Rob Maaskant,
Computational Electromagnetics: Recent Advances and Engineering Applications, p. 75-109
Chapter in monograph, book
2014

Scalability Analysis and Modeling of Future Massive MIMO Antenna Array Systems

Rob Maaskant, Christian Fager, Xavier Bland et al
Gigahertz Symposium
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2014

Optimal aperture distribution for near-field detection of foreign objects in lossy media

Aidin Razavi, Rob Maaskant, Jian Yang et al
2014 IEEE-APS Topical Conference on Antennas and Propagation in Wireless Communications, APWC 2014, p. 659-662
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Toward a practical demonstration of physics-based beam calibration models - CBFPs and the LOFAR-LBA antenna array radio telescope

A. Young, Tobia Carozzi, Rob Maaskant et al
Proceedings - 2014 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2014, p. 462-465
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Modal considerations for synthesizing the tapering profile of a quadruple-ridged flared horn antenna

T.S. Beukman, P. Meyer, Marianna Ivashina et al
Proceedings - 2014 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2014, p. 488-491
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Applying the NGF-enhanced Domain Green's Function Method to the analysis of antenna arrays and ground planes of finite sizes

D.J. Ludick, Rob Maaskant, D.B. Davidson et al
Proceedings - 2014 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2014, p. 632-635
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Beamforming strategies for active multi-mode antennas: Maximum gain, Signal-to-Noise ratio, and polarization discrimination

D.S. Prinsloo, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
Proceedings - 2014 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2014, p. 507-510
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

A comparison of domain decomposition techniques for analysing disjoint finite antenna arrays

D.J. Ludick, Rob Maaskant, D.B. Davidson et al
8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2014, p. 2411-2415
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Accelerating the Domain Green's Function Method through adaptive cross approximation

D.J. Ludick, Rob Maaskant, D.B. Davidson et al
Proceedings - 16th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2014, p. 636-639
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Radiation Pattern Modeling with Characteristic Basis Function Patterns

A. Young, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
The FERMAT Journal. Vol. 2, p. 1-12
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

A Quad-Mode Antenna for Accurate Polarimetric Measurements Over an Ultra-Wide Field-of-View

D. Prinsloo, P. Meyer, Marianna Ivashina et al
8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands 6-11 April 2014, p. 3260 - 3263
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Macro Basis Function Framework for Solving Maxwell’s Equations in Surface Integral Equation Form

C. Craeye, J. Laviada, Rob Maaskant et al
The FERMAT Journal . Vol. 3, p. 1-16
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Efficient Analysis of Large Aperiodic Antenna Arrays Using the Domain Green’s Function Method

D. J. Ludick, Rob Maaskant, D. B. Davidson et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 62 (4), p. 1579—1588
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Characteristic Basis Function Analysis of Large Aperture-Fed Antenna Arrays

Rob Maaskant, Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina et al
8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands 6-11 April 2014, p. 2427 - 2431
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

A Quadraxial Feed for Ultra-Wide Bandwidth Quadruple-Ridged Flared Horn Antennas

Theunis S. Beukman, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands 6-11 April 2014, p. 3312 - 3316
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Mixed-Mode Sensitivity Analysis of a Combined Differential and Common Mode Active Receiving Antenna Providing Near-Hemispherical Field-of-View Coverage

D. S. Prinsloo, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 62 (8), p. 3951-3961
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Fast and Accurate Analysis of Reflector Antennas with Phased Array Feeds Including Multiple Reflections between Feed and Reflector

Oleg Iupikov, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 62 (7), p. 3450 - 3462
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Mixed Common and Differential Mode Analysis of Active Receiving Antennas

D.S. Prinsloo, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 62 (8), p. 3951 - 3961
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Efficient Analysis of Large Aperiodic Antenna Arrays Using the Domain Green's Function Method

D. J. Ludick, Rob Maaskant, D. B. Davidson et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 62 (4), p. 1579-1588
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Fast Analysis of Periodic Antennas and Metamaterial-Based Waveguides

Rob Maaskant,
Computational Electromagnetics – Recent Advances and Engineering Applications, p. 75-109
Chapter in monograph, book
2013

Design of an active dual-mode antenna with near hemispherical Field of View coverage

D.S. Prinsloo, P.C. Meyer, Rob Maaskant et al
Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2013, p. 1064-1067
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Improving the Calibration Efficiency of an Array Fed Reflector Antenna through Con-strained Beamforming

A. Young, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 61 (7), p. 3538 - 3545
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Applying the CBFM-enhanced domain Green's function method to the analysis of large disjoint subarray antennas

D.J. Ludick, Rob Maaskant, R.M. Mittra et al
Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2013, p. 94-97
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Application of the characteristic basis function pattern method to reflector surface inaccuracies and sidelobe modeling

A. Young, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2013, p. 555-558
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

A Simple Method for Optimal Antenna Array Thinning Using a Broadside MaxGain Beamformer

Carlo Bencivenni, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
7th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2013, Gothenburg, Sweden, 8-12 April 2013, p. 1799-1802
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Accurate Beam Prediction Through Characteristic Basis Function Patterns for the MeerKAT/SKA Radio Telescope Antenna

Andre Young, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 61 (5), p. 2466-2473
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

A Plane Wave Approximation in the Computation of Multiscattering Effects in Reflector Systems

Oleg Iupikov, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
7th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2013, Gothenburg, Sweden, 8-12 April 2013, p. 3828-3832
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

An overview of Beam Modeling Techniques for Future Radio Telescopes

Andre Young, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
7th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2013, Gothenburg, Sweden, 8-12 April 2013, p. 656 - 657
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Comparison of parallel-plate Green’s function acceleration techniques

Pegah Takook, Rob Maaskant, Per-Simon Kildal et al
Proceedings of 6th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2012. Prague, 26-30 March 2012, s. 1311-1315, p. 1311-1315
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Noise-based antenna terms for active receiving arrays

K. F. Warnick, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Chicago, USA, July 8-14, 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Polarimetry With Phased Array Antennas: Sensitivity and Polarimetric Performance Using Unpolarized Sources for Calibration

S. J. Wijnholds, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 60 (10), p. 4688-4698
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Efficient Prediction of Array Element Patterns Using Physics-Based Expansions and a Single Far-Field Measurement

Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina, S. J. Wijnholds et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 60 (8), p. 3614-3621
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Towards the understanding of the interaction effects between reflector antennas and phased array feeds

Oleg Iupikov, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
2012 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), Cape Town, WP, South Africa, 2-8 Sept 2012, p. 792-795
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Characteristic basis function patterns – a novel expansion method for the fast and accurate prediction of antenna array beams

Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina,
2012 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), Cape Town, WP, South Africa, 2-8 Sept 2012, p. 796-799
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Performance evaluation of far-field patterns for radio astronomy applications through the Jacobi-Bessel series

A. Young, Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina et al
2012 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), Cape Town, WP, South Africa, 2-8 Sept 2012, p. 884-887
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Fast analysis of gap waveguides using the characteristic basis function method and the parallel-plate Green’s function

Rob Maaskant, Pegah Takook, Per-Simon Kildal et al
2012 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), Cape Town, WP, South Africa, 2-8 Sept 2012, p. 788-791
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Development of a detailed system model of the Eleven feed receiver using the CAESAR software

Benjamin Klein, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
6th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2012; Prague; Czech Republic; 26 March 2012 through 30 March 2012, p. 3416-3420
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Polarimetry With Phased Array Antennas: Theoretical Framework and Definitions

K. F. Warnick, Marianna Ivashina, S. J. Wijnholds et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 60 (1), p. 184-196
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Multi-level characteristic basis function method (MLCBFM) for the anaylsis of large antenna arrays

Rob Maaskant, R. Mittra, A. Tijhuis et al
Radio Science Bulletin. Vol. 336 (3), p. 23-34
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

The Method of Equivalent Dipole Moments (MEDM) - a Novel CBFM Approach for the Fast and Accurate Solution of Dielectric-Scattering Problems

Majid Naeem, Rob Maaskant, D. kant et al
Proceedings - 13th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA'11, Torino, 12-16 September 2011, s. 1013-1016, p. 1013-1016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Analysis of large microstrip-fed tapered slot antenna arrays by combining electrodynamic and quasi-static field models

Rob Maaskant, Marianna Ivashina, Oleg Iupikov et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 59 (6), p. 1798-1807
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Performance of polarimetric beamformers for phased array radio telescopes

Marianna Ivashina, S. J. Wijnholds, Rob Maaskant et al
30th URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium, URSIGASS 2011, Istanbul, 13-20 August 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Analysis of the EMBRACE aperture array antenna by the characteristic Basis Function Method

M. J. Arts, Rob Maaskant, G. W. Kant et al
Proceedings - 13th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA'11, Torino, 12-16 September 2011, p. 959-962
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Beamforming, calibration, and figures of merit for polarimetric phased array antennas

K. F. Warnick, Marianna Ivashina, S. Wijnholds et al
URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Spokane, USA, 3-8 July, 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Aperture array development for future large radio telescopes

P. Benthem, G. W. Kant, S. J. Wijnholds et al
European Conference on Antennas and Propagation 2011, 11-15 April 2011, Rome
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

An Optimal Beamforming Strategy for Wide-Field Surveys With Phased-Array-Fed Reflector Antennas

Marianna Ivashina, O. Iupikov, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 59 (6), p. 1864-1875
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Unified Definitions of Efficiencies and System Noise Temperature for Receiving Antenna Arrays

K.F. Warnick, Marianna Ivashina, Rob Maaskant et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 58 (6), p. 2121-2125
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Reply to Comments on ‘Decoupling efficiency of a wideband Vivaldi focal plane array feeding a reflector antenna’

Marianna Ivashina, Malcolm Ng Mou Kehn, Per-Simon Kildal et al
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. Vol. 58 (3), p. 1016-1017
Scientific journal article - non peer reviewed