Kam Weng TAM  譚錦榮
Professor
Associate Dean (Research and Graduate Studies), FST
IET Fellow

Academic Qualifications | Working Experience | Award and Honor | Teaching | Research | Selected Publications | Professional Affiliations | Services | Contact Details

Academic Qualifications
Working Experience
Award and Honor

Honors and Awards

Student Honors and Awards under Advisory
Teaching

Undergraduate Courses

Graduate Courses
Research

Research Interests

Recent Research Projects

Projects funded by University of Macau

Projects funded by The Science and Technology Development Fund

Projects funded by Bureau of Telecommunication Regulation


Selected Publications

Journal Papers

  1. P. Cheong, K. F. Chang, W. W. Choi and K. W. Tam, “A highly integrated antenna-triplexer with simultaneous three-port isolations based on multi-mode excitation,” accepted by IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 2015.
  2. W. Yang, K. W. Tam, W. W. Choi, W. Che and H. T. Hui, “Novel polarization rotation technique based on an artificial magnetic conductor and its application in a low-profile circular polarization antenna,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. vol. 62, pp. 6206-6216, Dec, 2014.
  3. H. Wang, L. M. Gao, K. W. Tam, W. Kang and W. Wu, “A wideband differential BPF with multiple differential- and common-mode transmission zeros using cross-shaped resonator,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett. vol. 24, pp. 854-856, Dec, 2014.
  4. H. Wang, K. W. Tam, W. W. Choi, W. Y. Zhuang, S. K. Ho, W. Kang and W. Wu, “Analysis of coupled cross-shaped resonator and its application to differential bandpass filters design,” IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Tech., vol. 62, pp. 2942-2953, Dec 2014.
  5. R. Gomez-Garcia, M. Sanchez-Soriano, K. W. Tam and Q. Xue, “Flexible filters,” IEEE Microw. Magazine, pp. 43 – 54, July, 2014.
  6. P. Cheong, K. Wu, W. W. Choi and K. W. Tam, “Yagi-Uda antenna for multiband radar applications,” IEEE Antennas Wireless Propag. Lett., vol. 13, pp. 1065 – 1068, 2014.
  7. H. Wang, K. W. Tam, S. K. Ho, W. Kang and W. Wu, “Short-ended self-coupled ring resonator and its application for balanced filter design,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett. vol. 24, pp. 312-314, May, 2014.
  8. H. Wang, K. W. Tam, S. K. Ho, W. Kang and W. Wu, “Design of ultra-wideband bandpass filters with fixed and reconfigurable notch bands using terminated cross-shaped resonators,” IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Tech., vol. 62, pp. 252-265, Feb, 2014.
  9. H. Wang, B. K. Ou, K. W. Tam and W. Wu, “A novel decoupling network using parallel coupled lines for increasing the port isolation of two coupled antennas,” Prog. Electromagnetics Research Lett. vol. 42, pp. 109-118, 2013.
  10. H. Wang, Y. Q. Yang, W. Kang, W. Wu, K. W. Tam and S. K. Ho, “Compact ultra-wideband differential bandpass filter using self-coupled ring resonator,” Electron Lett. vol. 49, No. 18, 29th Aug, 2013.
  11. J. R. Mao, W. W. Choi, K. W. Tam, W. Che and Q. Xue, “Tunable bandpass filter design based on external quality factor tuning and multiple mode resonator for wideband applications,” IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Tech., vol. 61, pp. 2574-2584, Jul, 2013.
  12. Suyang Shi, W. W. Choi, Wenquan Che, K. W. Tam and Q. Xue “Ultra-wideband differential bandpass filter with narrow notched band and improved common-mode suppression by DGS,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett. vol. 22, pp. 185-187, April, 2012.
  13. Y. H. Lai, W. Y. Cheung, S. K. Lok, G. K. L. Wong, S. K. Ho, K. W. Tam and I. K. Sou “Rocksalt MgS solar blind ultra-violet detectors,” AIP Advances, pp. 012149, 2012.
  14. Li Yang, Pedro Cheong, Wai-Wa Choi, Kam-Weng Tam and Ke Wu “Miniaturized parallel coupled-line filter-antenna with spurious response suppression,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett. vol. 5, pp. 726-729, May, 2011.
  15. Pedro Cheong, Ka-Fai Chang, Ying-Hoi Lai, Sut-Kam Ho, Iam-Keong Sou and Kam-Weng Tam, “A ZigBee-based wireless sensor network node for ultraviolet detection of flame,” IEEE Trans. Ind. Electron. vol. 11, pp. 5271-5277, Nov., 2011
  16. Pedro Cheong, Ting-Shan Lv, Wai-Wa Choi and Kam-Weng Tam, “A compact microstrip square-loop dual-mode balun-bandpass filter with simultaneous spurious response suppression and differential performance improvement,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett. vol. 4, pp. 77-79, April, 2011.
  17. K. W. Tam, “Macao’s wireless technology study summer camp and its five wireless games,” IEEE Microw. Magazine, vol. 11, pp. 103 – 105, 2010.
  18. C. P. Chiang and K. W. Tam, “Compact quasi-elliptic microstrip bandpass filter using terminated anti-parallel coupled-line,” IET Microw. Antennas Propag., vol. 3, pp. 1206 – 1210, 2009.
  19. D. Piscarreta, S. W. Ting and K. W. Tam, "Microstrip parallel coupled-line bandpass filter with selectivity improvement using U-shaped defected ground structure," Microwave and Optical Technology Lett., vol. 50, pp. 911-914, April 2008.
  20. K. H. Chiang and K. W. Tam, “Electromagnetic assessment on human safety of mobile communication base stations at University of Macau,” American Journal of Applied Sciences, vol. 5, pp. 1344 – 1347, 2008.
  21. K. H. Chiang and K. W. Tam, “Microstrip monopole antenna with enhanced bandwidth using defected ground structure,” IEEE Antennas Wireless Propag. Lett., vol. 7, pp. 532 – 535, 2008.
  22. S. W. Ting, K. W. Tam and R. Martins, "Novel defected ground structure element with triple transmission zeros and its application for multispurious suppression of microstrip parallel-coupled-line bandpass filter," Microwave and Optical Technology Lett., vol. 49, pp. 1409-1412, June 2007.
  23. K. M. Ho, H. K. Pang and K. W. Tam, "Dual-band bandpass filter using defected ground structure," Microwave and Optical Technology Lett., vol. 48, pp. 2259-2261, November 2006.
  24. W. W. Choi, K. W. Tam and R. Martins, "Spurious suppressed microstrip bandpass filter with two transmission zeros,” Microwave and Optical Technology Lett., vol. 48, pp. 1979-1981, October 2006.
  25. G. Y. Su, C. N. Chan, U. L. Tam and K. W. Tam, "Compact microstrip lowpass filter using a meander-line structure," Microwave and Optical Technology Lett., vol. 48, pp. 1339-1341, July 2006.
  26. W. W. Choi, K. W. Tam and R. Martins, "Design of microwave lumped and transversal bandpass filter with noise reduction,” Microwave and Optical Technology Lett., vol. 48, pp. 1161-1164, June 2006.
  27. S. W. Ting, K. W. Tam and R. P. Martins, “Miniaturized microstrip lowpass filter with wide stopband using double equilateral U-shaped defected ground structure,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett. vol. 16, pp. 240-242, May, 2006.
  28. S. W. Fok, P. Cheong, K. W. Tam and R. P. Martins, “A novel microstrip square-loop dual-mode bandpass filter with simultaneous size reduction and spurious response suppression,” IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Tech., vol. 54, pp. 2033-2041, May 2006.
  29. P. Cheong, S. W. Fok and K. W. Tam, “Miniaturized parallel coupled-line bandpass filter with spurious response suppression,” IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Tech., vol. 53, pp. 1810-1816, May 2005.
  30. K. F. Chang and K. W. Tam, “Miniaturized cross-coupled filter with second and third spurious responses suppression,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett. vol. 15, pp. 122-124, February, 2005.
Conference Papers

IEEE International Microwave Symposium

  1. Suyang Shi, Wai-Wa Choi, Kam-Weng Tam, Che Wenquan and Xue Quan, “Differential UWB power-distribution network with equal power ratio and out-of-phase single-ended outputs,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., June 2012, pp. 1-3.
  2. Chan-Keong Chio, Ting Sio-Weng, Eng-Hock Lim and Tam Kam-Weng,“Compact dual-band quasi-elliptic bandpass filter with transmission-zero control,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., June 2012, pp. 1-3.
  3. Pedro Cheong, Kuong-In Lai and Kam-Weng Tam, “Compact Wilkinson power divider with simultaneous bandpass response and harmonic suppression,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., May 2010, pp. 1588-1591.
  4. S. W. Ting, K. W. Tam and R. Martins, “Compact microstrip quasi-elliptic bandpass filter using open-loop dumbbell shaped defected ground structure,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., Jun. 2006, pp. 527-530.
  5. Wai-Wa Choi, Kam-Weng Tam and Rui P. Martins, “ Improvement of gain compression in microwave lumped and transversal bandpass filters,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., Jun. 2005, pp. 2171-2174.
  6. S. W. Fok, Pedro Cheong, K. W. Tam and R. P. Martins, “Microstrip dual-mode bandpass filter design with simultaneous size reduction & spurious response suppression,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., Jun. 2005, pp. 2175-2178.
  7. K. K. Sun and K. W. Tam, “A novel compact dual-mode bandpass filter with meander open-loop arms,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., June. 2004, pp. 1479-1482.
  8. H. K. Pang, K. M. Ho, K. W. Tam and R. P. Martins, “A compact microstrip l/4-SIR interdigital bandpass filter with extended stopband,” in IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Dig., Jun. 2004, pp.1621 – 1624.

Asia Pacific Microwave Conference

  1. Li Yang, Pedro Cheong, W. W. Choi and K. W. Tam, “Differential microstrip bandpass filter with dual-band responses using parallel-coupled line structure,” to appear in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Dec. 2012.
  2. C. C. Leong, W. W. Choi and K. W. Tam, “A tunable dual-band DGS stub tapped brach-line coupler,” in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Dec. 2010, pp. 1252-1255.
  3. Wai-Wa Choi and Kam-Weng Tam, “A novel compact microstrip dual-band bandpass filter based on transversal filter structure and centrally loaded resonator with independent control of passbands,” in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Dec. 2008, pp. 783-786.
  4. Chung-Pong Chiang and Kam-Weng Tam, “Novel CMOS voltage sensor with process invariant threshold for passive UHF RFID transponders,” in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Dec. 2008, pp. 1-4.
  5. Wai-Wa Choi, Kam-Weng Tam and R. P. Martins, “A novel microstrip transversal bandpass filter with simultaneous size reduction and spurious responses suppression,” in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Dec. 2005 pp. 508-511.
  6. D. Piscarreta and Kam-Weng Tam, “Miniaturized microstrip square loop resonator probe for solution sensing,” in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Dec. 2005 pp. 249-251.
  7. K. V. Chiang, W. W. Choi and K. W. Tam, “Source degeneration inductor based noise suppression scheme for microwave lumped and transversal bandpass filter,” in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Nov. 2003, pp.1961-1964.
  8. K. P. Lei, C .P. Chiang, W. W. Choi and K. W. Tam, "Novel coupled-line microstrip duplexer with high frequency isolation and 2nd spurious passband suppression," in Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, Nov. 2002, pp. 501-503.

International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation

  1. Li Yang, Pedro Cheong, Wai-Wa Choi and Kam-Weng Tam, “A three-port integrated dual band filter-antenna module,” in Proc. Int. Symp. Antenna and Propagation, Nov. 2010, pp. 1029-1032.
  2. Wen-Yao Zhuang, Pedro Cheong, Wai-Wa Choi and Kam-Weng Tam, “An integrated open-loop resonator bandpass filter-slot antenna with stopband improvement,” in Proc. Int. Symp. Antenna and Propagation, Nov. 2010, pp. 1033-1036.
  3. Bin-Kai Ou, Daniel Piscarreta, Pedro Cheong, Wai-Wa Choi and Kam-Weng Tam, “Open-loop stub-loaded dual-band resonator for solution sensing,” in Proc. Int. Symp. Antenna and Propagation, Nov. 2010, pp. 836-839.
  4. C. C. Leong, W. W. Choi and K. W. Tam, “A tunable monopole antenna using double U-shaped defected ground structure with islands,” in Proc. Int. Symp. Antenna and Propagation, Oct. 2009, pp. 783-786.

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Contact Details

Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Macau, E11
Avenida da Universidade, Taipa,
Macau, China

Room: E11-4042a
Telephone: (853) 8822-4373
Fax: (853) 8822-2426
Email: kentam