Zhen  Peng


Phone: 505-277-1904

Physical Address

Room 326B
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Building # 46 on the UNM map

Mailing Address

MSC01 1100
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070

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Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2008

BS, Electrical Engineering and Information Science, University of Science and Technology of China, 2003


Dr. Zhen Peng is currently an Assistant Professor at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of New Mexico. He was a Senior Research Associate at the ElectroScience Laboratory at the Ohio State University (2010-2013). His research interests are directed towards a long-term goal of simulation-based engineering of multi-scale and multi-physics systems.

Peng is also the recipient of 2016 UNM ECE Department's Distinguished Researcher Award,  2015 Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Early Career Award, 2014 IEEE Antenna and Propagation Sergei A. Schelkunoff Transactions Prize Paper Award, and a number of Young Scientist Awards and Best Paper Awards from various conferences.

Teaching Interests

  • Computational Methods in Electromagnetics
  • Electromagnetic Wave Theory
  • Microwave Engineering

Research Interests

  • Computational electromagnetics and multi-physics analysis
  • Power integrity (PI) and signal integrity (SI) analyses of integrated circuits (ICs)
  • Simulation-based design of multi-scale metamaterials and reconfigurable antennas

Center/Laboratory/Program Affiliations

  • Applied Electromagnetics Group