Dr David Hayes Founder
Dr David Hayes is the founder of Plasma Antennas Limited, where he helps coordinate the company’s research and development of their selectable, multi-beam antennas for both civil and defence applications. He has over 40 years’ experience in the electronics industry. He has authored papers in the fields of telecommunications, antenna technology, electronic warfare and radar and has been the invited speaker at various international conferences. Currently, his areas of special interest include solid state plasma antennas, wide-band antennas, smart antennas for future wireless networks and the efficient electromagnetic modelling of antennas using optical ray tracing techniques. Dr. Hayes has held a variety of research posts, including Chief Engineer, Microwave and Optics Group, Roke Manor Research Limited and Technical Director, Elettronica UK Limited.