Dr. D.V. Giri
Dr. Giri through his consulting company Pro-Tech, has provided services to several defense contractors and governmental organizations in US and Western Europe. He has taught short courses in his field of expertise in many countries including India. He has made significant contributions in the design and development of many NEMP Simulators around the world used to study the vulnerability of aircrafts, missiles, ships etc. to high-altitude nuclear bursts. Dr Giri has made noteworthy contributions to the design of radiation systems for the high-power microwave systems and in the design and development of the ultra-wideband (UWB) systems which finds many applications such as detection of buried unexploded mines, and several other applications in various civilian sectors. One of his books was published by Harvard University Press in 2004.
He received Hind Rattan (Jewel of India) and Non-Resident Indian of the year awards in 2017. He is also a recipient of many international awards such as IEEE John Krauss Antenna award, Life Fellow of the IEEE, Prestigious Electromagnetics Fellowship from the SUMMA foundation, USA as well as best paper awards for 3 of his papers. He has served as a Visiting Professor at Indian Institute of Science under the BEL Chair Program.
Dr Giri has a PhD form Harvard University and BE and ME from Indian Institute of Science.