Student Day Program

Where: Hyatt Regency Long Beach, 200 South Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA
When: Tuesday, Oct. 13th, 11:30 AM to 6:15 PM
Who: Undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in electromagnetics, antennas or anyone interested in networking with members of industry, government and academia.



11:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Registration & Lunch – Sandwiches, snacks and refreshments

12:15 to 12:30 PM

Student Day introductions by Student Day coordinator, Pat Pelland

12:30 to 1:30 PM

Guest Speaker Brian Kent from Applied Research Associates and IEEE Distinguished Lecturer to give his talk titled: “Return-to-Flight Electromagnetic Measurements – The NASA Shuttle Ascent Debris Radar System”

1:45 to
2:05 PM

Sit in on technical paper presentation by an AMTA member

2:05 to
3:00 PM

Vendor demonstrations and walkthrough of exhibit hall. Great networking opportunity with members of industry!

3:00 to
3:30 PM

Break – another chance to mingle.

3:30 to
5:00 PM

Antenna design competition – prizes for the winning team!

5:00 to
5:45 PM

Guest speaker Yahya Rahmat-Samii from UCLA and IEEE Distinguished Lecturer to give his talk titled: “The Art, Science and Engineering of Modern Antenna Measurements: From Marconi's First Measurements to Today's Amazing Advances”

5:45 to
 6:15 PM

Dinner with fellow students and AMTA members.


We’re also looking for student volunteers to help run the design competition, AMTA audio/visual and more. For more information visit or contact the Student Day Coordinator, Pat Pelland to discuss Student Day or the benefits to volunteering. Hope to see you there!

(310) 525-7000, ext. 147