Education
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Michigan State University, August, 1991
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, June, 1988
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University, June, 1986
Research Interests
Nanoelectromagnetics and electromagnetics of carbon nanotubes,
electromagnetic wave phenomena in layered media; integrated
transmission lines, waveguides and antennas; leaky waves; mathematical
methods in electromagnetics.
Selected Publications
 Operator Theory for ElectromagneticsAn Introduction George W. Hanson and Alexander B. Yakovlev, Springer, 2002.
 Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics, George W. Hanson, PrenticeHall, 2007.
 G.W. Hanson, "On the Applicability of the Surface Impedance
Integral Equation for Optical and Near Infrared Dipoles," IEEE Trans.
Antennas Propagat., v. 54, pp. 36773685, Dec. 2006.
 J. Hao and G.W. Hanson, "Infrared and Optical Properties of
Carbon Nanotube Dipole Antennas," IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology, v. 5, pp.
766775, Nov. 2006.
 J. Hao and G.W. Hanson, "Electromagnetic Scattering from
FiniteLength Metallic Carbon Nanotubes in the Lower IR Bands," Phys.
Rev. B, v. 74, pp. 035119 (16), 2006.
 G.W. Hanson, "Fundamental Transmitting Properties of Carbon
Nanotube Antennas," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propagat., v. 53, pp.
34263435, Nov. 2005.
 E.M. Kartchevski, A.I. Nosich, and G.W. Hanson,
"Mathematical Analysis of the Generalized Natural Modes of an
Inhomogeneous Optical Fiber," Siam Journal of Applied Mathematics, v.
65, n. 6, pp. 20332048, 2005.
 G.W. Hanson, "Current on an InfinitelyLong Carbon Nanotube Antenna

Excited by a Gap Generator," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propagat., v.
54, pp. 7681, Jan. 2006.
 G.W. Hanson, A.B. Yakovlev, and W. Elliott Hutchcraft, " Leaky
Wave
Excitation on ThreeDimensional ViaFed Printed Interconnects,"
Radio
Science, v. 40, RS6S08, doi:10.1029/2004RS003168, 2005.
 G.W. Hanson, "Dyadic Green's Function for Planar Media –
A Dyadic
Eigenfunction Approach," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propagat., v. 52,
pp.
33503356, Dec. 2004.
 G.W. Hanson, "Dyadic Eigenfunctions and Natural Modes for Hybrid
Waves
in Planar Media," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propagat., v. 52, pp. 941947,
April 2004.
