dr. H Thippur Shivamurthy

PhD student
Terahertz Sensing (THZ), Department of Microelectronics

PhD thesis (Feb 2020): On the Design and Analysis of Micro-metric Resolution Arrays in Integrated Technology for Near-Field Dielectric Spectroscopy
Promotor: Marco Spirito, Andrea Neto

Expertise: Integrated near-field sensors for dielectric spectroscopy applications - Applied Electromagnetics, Numerical Techniques

Themes: Applied Electromagnetics


H. Thippur Shivamurthy received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Bengaluru, India, in 2012, and the M.Sc. degree in telecommunication engineering from Delft University of Technology (TUDelft), Delft, The Netherlands, in 2014. She received her Ph.D. degree at the Terahertz Sensing Group, TUDelft, in 2020.
Currently she is an RF engineer at NXP research, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Her research interests include the design of integrated antennas, arrays, and near-field probes.


  1. Equivalent Circuit Modeling of a Single-Ended Patch Sensing Element in Integrated Technology
    Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Z. Hu; G. Vlachogiannakis; M. Spirito; A. Neto;
    IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques,
    Volume 68, Issue 1, pp. 17-26, Jan. 2020. DOI: 10.1109/TMTT.2019.2956938

  2. Miniaturized Broadband Microwave Permittivity Sensing for Biomedical Applications
    G. Vlachogiannakis; Z. Hu; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; A. Neto; M.A.P. Pertijs; L.C.N. de Vreede; M. Spirito;
    IEEE Journal of Electromagnetics, RF and Microwaves in Medicine and Biology,
    Volume 3, Issue 1, pp. 48-55, Mar. 2019. DOI: 10.1109/JERM.2018.2882564

  3. Integrated waveguide power combiners with artificial dielectrics for mm-wave systems
    Hu, Z.; Alonso-delPino, M.; Cavallo, D.; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Spirito, M.;
    In IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium,
    Honolulu, Hawaii, Jun. 4-9 2017.

  4. Wideband, wide-scan planar array of connected slots loaded with artificial dielectric superstrates
    Syed, W.H.; Cavallo,D.; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Neto, A.;
    IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag.,
    Volume 64, Issue 2, pp. 543-553, Feb. 2016. 10.1109/TAP.2015.2507167.

  5. BiCMOS integrated waveguide with artificial dielectric at submillimeter wave frequencies
    Alonso-delPino, M.; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Cavallo, D.; Galatro, L.; Spirito, M.;
    In IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium,
    San Francisco, CA, USA, May 22-27 2016.

  6. Design of wideband, wide-scan planar arrays by combining connected arrays and artificial dielectrics
    Syed, W.H.; Cavallo, D.; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Neto, A.;
    In Eur. Conf. Antennas Propag., Lisbon, Portugal,
    April 12-17 2015.

  7. BiCMOS integrated waveguide power combiner at submillimeter-wave frequencies
    Alonso-delPino, M.; Cavallo, D.; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Gao, H.; Spirito, M.;
    In 40th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves,
    Honk Kong, Aug. 23-28 2015.

  8. A planar wideband wide-scan connected array loaded with artificial dielectric layers
    Syed, W.H.; Cavallo, D.; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Neto, A.;
    In 36th ESA Antenna Workshop on Antennas and RF Systems for Space Science,
    Noordwijk, Netherlands, Oct. 6-9 2015.

  9. A planar wideband wide-scan phased array: Connected array loaded with artificial dielectric layers
    Cavallo, D.; Syed, W.H.; Thippur Shivamurthy, H.; Neto, A.;
    In IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium,
    Vancouver, Canada, Jul. 19-25 2015.

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Last updated: 4 Mar 2022

Harshitha Thippur Shivamurthy

  • Left in 2020
  • Now: Antenna & Electromagnetic Design Engineer at NXP
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