His research interests include all aspects of computational electromagnetics, and electromagnetic wave propagation in complex media. He has authored/coauthored more than 70 journal articles and presented over 120 papers at conferences. He is a senior member of the IEEE and a full member of the United States National Committee (USNC) for the International Union for Radio Science (URSI) Commission B. He is also an Associate Editor for the IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters (AWPL).
Withrow Teaching Excellence Award
Withrow Distinguished Scholar Award
Mortimer and Raymond Sackler Institute for Advanced Studies, Invited Lecturer, 2011-2012
Elected Fellow of IEEE, Class of 2010
AFOSR Summer Faculty Fellow, 2006
Ph. D., Pennsylvania State University 1993
M.S., Pennsylvania State University 1992
B.S., Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India 1989
C. Lu and B. Shanker, "Hybrid Boundry Integral-Generalized (Partion of Unity) Finite-Element Solvers for the Scalar Helmholtz Equation," IEEE Transaction on Magnetics, 43, 1002-1012, 2007.
J. Gao and B. Shanker, "Time Domain Weyl's Identity and the Causality Trick Based Formulation of the Time Domain Periodic Green's Function," IEEE Transaction on Antennas and Propagation, 55, 1656-1666, 2007
C. Lu and B. Shanker, "Generalized Finite Element Method for Voctor Electromagnetic Problems," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 55, 1369-1381, 2007.