Dr Shaghik   Atakaramians
Senior Lecturer

Dr Shaghik Atakaramians

Engineering
Sch: Electrical Eng & Telecom

Shaghik Atakaramians is a Scientia Senior Lecturer at the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications at UNSW Sydney.

Shaghik Atakaramians was awarded ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) in 2014 on Terahertz metamaterial waveguides. She worked at the Institute of Photonics and Optical Science (IPOS) at the University of Sydney from 2011-2017 as a postdoctoral and research fellow. She also worked for The Centre for Ultrahigh bandwidth Devices for Optical Systems (CUDOS) 2012-2014.

Shaghik Atakaramians received her PhD in Electrical & Electronic Engineering with a Certificate of Merit from the Dean in 2011. Her PhD thesis has won the Gertrude Rohan Memorial Prize and 2011 University Doctoral Research Medal for outstanding research. She received her Bachelor's degree from Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST) and the Master's degree from University of Tehran.

Research Interest

Shaghik Atakaramians carries out and leads interdisciplinary research in the field of Electrical Engineering and Physics. Her current interests are:

  • Terahertz (THz) radiation and its application
  • THz waveguides/fibres
  • THz metawaveguides in particular topologically protected waveguides 
  • THz planar waveguide based devices for wireless communications (hybrid and reflection free)
  • Electromagnetics
  • Metamaterial, metasurfaces and metadevices
Phone
+61 2 93850916
Location
School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications rm 122 (G17)

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Khan MTA; Li H; Duong NNM; Blanco‐Redondo A; Atakaramians S, 2021, 'Terahertz Waveguide: 3D‐Printed Terahertz Topological Waveguides (Adv. Mater. Technol. 7/2021)', Advanced Materials Technologies, vol. 6, pp. 2170040 - 2170040, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admt.202170040
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Christoe MJ; Phaoseree N; Han J; Michael A; Atakaramians S; Kalantar-Zadeh K, 2021, 'Meandering Pattern 433 MHz Antennas for Ingestible Capsules', IEEE ACCESS, vol. 9, pp. 91874 - 91882, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3092068
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Khan MTA; Li H; Duong NNM; Blanco-Redondo A; Atakaramians S, 2021, '3D-Printed Terahertz Topological Waveguides', Advanced Materials Technologies, vol. 6, pp. 2100252 - 2100252, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admt.202100252
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Ako RT; Lee WSL; Atakaramians S; Bhaskaran M; Sriram S; Withayachumnankul W, 2020, 'Ultra-wideband tri-layer transmissive linear polarization converter for terahertz waves', APL Photonics, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.5144115
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Low MX; Ako RT; Bhaskaran M; Sriram S; Withayachumnankul W; Kuhlmey BT; Atakaramians S, 2020, 'Broadband Single-Mode Hybrid Photonic Crystal Waveguides for Terahertz Integration on a Chip', Advanced Materials Technologies, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admt.202000117
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Wang Q; Afshar V. S; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Atakaramians S, 2020, 'Realization of a Single-Layer Terahertz Magnetic Mirror', IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 229108 - 229116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3045446
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Low MX; Ako RT; Bhaskaran M; Sriram S; Withayachumnankul W; Kuhlmey BT; Atakaramians S, 2020, 'Terahertz Waveguides: Broadband Single‐Mode Hybrid Photonic Crystal Waveguides for Terahertz Integration on a Chip (Adv. Mater. Technol. 7/2020)', Advanced Materials Technologies, vol. 5, pp. 2070039 - 2070039, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admt.202070039
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Dong FQ; Monro TM; Afshar SS, 2019, 'Radiated and guided optical waves of a magnetic dipole-nanofiber system', Scientific Reports, vol. 9, pp. 3568, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-38115-z
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Habib MS; Stefani A; Atakaramians S; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2019, 'Analysis of a hyperprism for exciting high- k modes and subdiffraction imaging', Physical Review B, vol. 100, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.100.115146
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Shadrivov IV; Miroshnichenko AE; Stefani A; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro TM; Afshar VS, 2018, 'Enhanced terahertz magnetic dipole response by subwavelength fiber', APL Photonics, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.5010348
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Atakaramians S; Yuan J; Xiao H; Wang W; Li Y; Wu B; Han Z, 2018, 'Terahertz polarization-maintaining subwavelength filters', Optics Express, vol. 26, pp. 25617 - 25629, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.26.025617
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Johnston M; Padilla W; Mendis R, 2018, 'Preface to Special Topic: Frontiers on THz photonic devices', APL Photonics, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.5039879
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Monro TM; Afshar V S, 2018, 'Dipole-fiber system: from single photon source to metadevices', Frontiers of Optoelectronics, vol. 11, pp. 30 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12200-018-0762-8
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Stefani A; Li H; Habib MS; Hayashi JG; Tuniz A; Tang X; Anthony J; Lwin R; Argyros A; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2017, 'Fiber-Drawn Metamaterial for THz Waveguiding and Imaging', Journal of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, vol. 38, pp. 1162 - 1178, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10762-017-0383-0
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Habib MS; Stefani A; Atakaramians S; Fleming SC; Argyros A; Kuhlmey BT, 2017, 'A prism based magnifying hyperlens with broad-band imaging', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4978445
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Vial P; Blake S; Cheng Z; Deshpande S; Atakaramians S; Lu M; Meikle S; Greer P; Kuncic Z, 2017, 'PO-0767: Revisiting EPID design for modern radiotherapy requirements', Radiotherapy and Oncology, vol. 123, pp. S406 - S406, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0167-8140(17)31204-5
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Atakaramians S; Lwin R; Tang X; Yu Z; Argyros A; Kuhlmey BT, 2016, 'Flexible single-mode hollow-core terahertz fiber with metamaterial cladding', Optica, vol. 3, pp. 941 - 947, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPTICA.3.000941
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Habib MS; Tuniz A; Kaltenecker KJ; Chateiller Q; Perrin I; Atakaramians S; Fleming SC; Argyros A; Kuhlmey BT, 2016, 'Removing image artefacts in wire array metamaterials', Optics Express, vol. 24, pp. 17989 - 18002, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.24.017989
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Blake SJ; Cheng Z; Atakaramians S; Meikle S; Lu M; Vial P; Kuncic Z, 2016, 'In silico investigation of factors affecting the MV imaging performance of a novel water-equivalent EPID', Physica Medica, vol. 32, pp. 1819 - 1826, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejmp.2016.09.019
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Ren G; Atakaramians S; Kuhlmey BT; Jian S, 2016, 'Linearly polarized single TM mode terahertz waveguide', Optics Letters, vol. 41, pp. 4004 - 4007, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.41.004004
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Miroshnichenko AE; Shadrivov IV; Mirzaei A; Monro TM; Kivshar YS; Afshar SV, 2016, 'Strong Magnetic Response of Optical Nanofibers', ACS Photonics, vol. 3, pp. 972 - 978, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsphotonics.6b00030
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Kuhlmey BT, 2016, 'Compact air-cavity resonators within a metamaterial waveguide', Optics Letters, vol. 41, pp. 3379 - 3382, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.41.003379
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Argyros A; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2013, 'Hollow-core uniaxial metamaterial clad fibers with dispersive metamaterials', Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics, vol. 30, pp. 851 - 867, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.30.000851
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar Shahraam V; Monro TM; Abbott D, 2013, 'Terahertz dielectric waveguides', Advances in Optics and Photonics, vol. 5, pp. 169 - 215, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AOP.5.000169
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Argyros A; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2012, 'Hollow-core waveguides with uniaxial metamaterial cladding: Modal equations and guidance conditions', Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics, vol. 29, pp. 2462 - 2477, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.29.002462
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Singh N; Tuniz A; Lwin R; Atakaramians S; Argyros A; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2012, 'Fiber-drawn double split ring resonators in the terahertz range', Optical Materials Express, vol. 2, pp. 1254 - 1259, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OME.2.001254
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Tuniz A; Pope B; Wang A; Large MCJ; Atakaramians S; Min SS; Pogson EM; Lewis RA; Bendavid A; Argyros A; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2012, 'Spatial dispersion in three-dimensional drawn magnetic metamaterials', Optics Express, vol. 20, pp. 11924 - 11935, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.011924
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar V. S; Nagel M; Rasmussen HK; Bang O; Monro TM; Abbott D, 2011, 'Direct probing of evanescent field for characterization of porous terahertz fibers', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 98, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3568892
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar V. S; Fischer BM; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2009, 'Low loss, low dispersion and highly birefringent terahertz porous fibers', Optics Communications, vol. 282, pp. 36 - 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.optcom.2008.09.058
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Cook K; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Afshar V. S; Canning J; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2009, 'Cleaving of extremely porous polymer fibers', IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 1, pp. 286 - 292, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JPHOT.2009.2038796
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar SV; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Nagel M; Fischer BM; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2009, 'THz porous fibers: Design, fabrication and experimental characterization', Optics Express, vol. 17, pp. 14053 - 14062, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.014053
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Shahraam Afshar V; Fischer BM; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2008, 'Porous fibers: A novel approach to low loss THz waveguides', Optics Express, vol. 16, pp. 8845 - 8854, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.008845
    Journal articles | 2004
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Shahabadi M; Atakaramians S; Hojjat N, 2004, 'Transmission line formulation for the full-wave analysis of two-dimensional dielectric photonic crystals', IEE Proceedings: Science, Measurement and Technology, vol. 151, pp. 327 - 334, http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/ip-smt:20040819
    Journal articles | 2004
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    AtaKaramians S; Hojjat N; Shahabadi M, 2004, 'A new method for calculating propagation modes of a one-dimensional photonic crystal', International Journal of Engineering, Transactions A: Basics, vol. 17, pp. 25 - 28
  • Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Chu Y; Atakaramians S; Zhang R; Fan D; Xiao G; Fu X; Wei S; Zhang B; Tian Y; Ma Z; Chai Q; Ren J; Luo Y; Zhang J; Peng GD, 2020, 'Characterization of Erbium Doped Phosphate Glasses by Terahertz Time Domain Spectroscopy', in Hatsuzawa T (ed.), Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, SPIE, Yokohama, Japan, pp. 1114201-136 - 1114201-139, presented at Optical Technology and Measurement for Industrial Applications Conference, 22–26 April 2019, Yokohama, Japan, Yokohama, Japan, 22 April 2020 - 26 April 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2535570
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Low MX; Ako RT; Bhaskaran M; Sriram S; Withayachumnankul W; Kuhlmey BT; Atakaramians S, 2020, 'Terahertz Integrated Photonic Chip based on Metal/Dielectric Hybrid Waveguide', in 2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2020 - Proceedings, IEEE, Sydney, Australia, Australia, presented at Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim (CLEO-PR), Sydney, Australia, Australia, 02 August 2020 - 06 August 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/CLEOPR.2020.C9B_5
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Khan MTA; Li H; Duong NNM; Blanco-Redondo A; Atakaramians S, 2020, '3D printed Topologically Protected Terahertz Waveguides', in 2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2020 - Proceedings, IEEE, Sydney, Australia, Australia, presented at Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim (CLEO-PR), Sydney, Australia, Australia, 02 August 2020 - 06 August 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/CLEOPR.2020.C10B_2
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Shastri M; MacHarla P; Thigale S; Goldys E; Atakaramians S, 2020, 'Towards Identifying Grass Seed Infestation in the Australian Sheep Using Terahertz Radiation', in 2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2020, IEEE, Sydney, Australia, Australia, presented at Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim (CLEO-PR), Sydney, Australia, Australia, 02 August 2020 - 06 August 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/CLEOPR.2020.P3_17
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Wang Q; Shahraam Afshar V; Atakaramians S, 2020, 'Experimental realization of a terahertz meta-lattice', in 2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2020 - Proceedings, IEEE, Sydney, Australia, Australia, presented at Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim (CLEO-PR), Sydney, Australia, Australia, 02 August 2020 - 06 August 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/CLEOPR.2020.C10B_4
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Wang Q; Dempster AG; Shahraam Afshar V, 2019, 'A Terahertz Metalattice: Single-layered sub-wavelength fibers', in International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2019.8873973
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Shah SDA; Atakaramiansa S; Ladouceur F, 2019, 'Feasibility study of THz multiplexer and demultiplexer employing arrayed waveguide gratings', in Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2544053
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Xue Y; Atakaramians S, 2019, 'Terahertz Polarization-Maintaining Grating Based on Dielectric Subwavelength Waveguide', in International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2019.8874413
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Blake SJ; Cheng Z; Atakaramians S; Lu M; Vial P; Kuncic Z, 2018, 'Towards a next-generation plastic scintillating fiber array with improved sensitivity for radiotherapy imaging and dosimetry', in 2018 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2018 - Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NSSMIC.2018.8824708
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Shadrivov IV; Miroshnichenko AE; Stefani A; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro TM; Afshar SV, 2018, 'Subwavelength fiber: Enhanced THz Magnetic Source', in International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2018.8510187
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Afshar SV; Dong FQ; Atakaramians S; Monro TM, 2018, 'Symmetry breaking in directional coupling to radiation modes of a nanfofiber by dipole emission', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/BGPPM.2018.JTu5A.18
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Stefani A; Shardivov IV; Miroshinchenko AE; Kulhmey BT; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro TM; Kivshar YS; Shahraam Afshar V, 2017, 'Enhanced electric and magnetic response of a THz sub-wavelength fiber excited by a localized source', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Afshar SV; Atakaramians S; Dong F; Miroshnichenko A; Shadrivov I; Kivshar Y; Monro TM, 2017, 'Purcell effect of magnetic dipoles in nanofibers', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Cheng ZJ; Blake SJ; Vial P; Lu M; Kuncic Z; Atakaramians S, 2017, 'Light output enhancement for a plastic scintillator using nanofibers', in Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2273531
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Meikle S; Lu M; Vial P; Kuncic Z; Atakaramians S, 2017, 'A novel water-equivalent electronic portal imaging device for radiotherapy with improved detective quantum efficiency: Proof of concept', in 2017 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2017 - Conference Proceedings, IEEE, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, pp. 1 - 3, presented at 2017 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 21 October 2017 - 28 October 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NSSMIC.2017.8533132
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Habib MS; Stefani A; Atakaramians S; Fleming SC; Argyros A; Kuhlmey BT, 2017, 'Experimental demonstration of a magnifying prism hyperlens at THz frequencies', in 2017 11th International Congress on Engineered Material Platforms for Novel Wave Phenomena, Metamaterials 2017, Marseille, France, pp. 133 - 135, presented at 2017 11th International Congress on Engineered Materials Platforms for Novel Wave Phenomena (Metamaterials), Marseille, France, 27 August 2017 - 02 September 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MetaMaterials.2017.8107865
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Blake SJ; Cheng J; Vial P; Lu M; Atakaramians S; Meikle S; Kuncic Z, 2016, 'Evaluation of the Imaging Performance of a Novel Water-Equivalent EPID', in MEDICAL PHYSICS, WILEY, Washington, DC, pp. 3813 - 3813, presented at 58th Annual Meeting and Exhibition of the American-Association-of-Physicists-in-Medicine (AAPM), Washington, DC, 31 July 2016 - 04 August 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.4957835
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Kuhlmey BT, 2016, 'Sub-wavelength air cavities in uniaxial metamaterials', in 16th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices, NUSOD 2016, pp. 29 - 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NUSOD.2016.7547010
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Habib MS; Atakaramians S; Fleming SC; Argyros A; Kuhlmey BT, 2016, 'Removing imaging artefacts in wire media based hyperlenses', in 16th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices, NUSOD 2016, pp. 95 - 96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NUSOD.2016.7547046
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Habib MS; Atakaramians S; Fleming SC; Argyros A; Kuhlmey BT, 2016, 'Removing image artefacts in magnifying hyperlenses', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/ACOFT.2016.AM5C.4
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Miroshnichenko AE; Shadrivov IV; Monro TM; Kivshar YS; Afshar SV, 2016, 'Electric and magnetic response of a coupled dipole-nanofiber system', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/ACOFT.2016.ATh3C.7
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Miroshnichenko AE; Shadrivov IV; Monro TM; Kivshar YS; Afshar SV, 2015, 'Dipole-fiber systems: Radiation field patterns, effective magnetic dipoles, and induced cavity modes', in Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2204783
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Li H; Atakaramians S; Kuhlmey BT, 2015, 'Low loss and single mode metal dielectric hybrid-clad waveguides for Terahertz radiation', in Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2207697
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Monnai Y; Withayachumnankul W, 2015, 'Circularly polarized terahertz leaky-wave antenna with metamaterial scatterers', in IRMMW-THz 2015 - 40th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2015.7327906
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Kuhlmey B; Tuniz A; Naman OT; Singh N; Lwin R; Atakaramians S; Argyros A; Fleming S, 2012, 'Drawn metamaterials', in ICP 2012 - 3rd International Conference on Photonics 2012, Proceedings, pp. 168 - 170, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICP.2012.6379529
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Argyros A; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2012, 'Sub-diffraction modes in fibers with uniaxial metamaterial cladding', in International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2012.6380393
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Singh N; Tuniz A; Lwin R; Atakaramians S; Argyros A; Fleming SC; Kuhlmey BT, 2012, 'Drawn double split ring magnetic metamaterial in terahertz range', in International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2012.6380332
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar SV; Nagel M; Monro TM; Abbott D, 2011, 'A new technique to measure loss, effective refractive index and electric field distribution of THz porous fibers', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/cleo_si.2011.cthn3
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar VS; Nagel M; Monro TM; Abbott D, 2011, 'A new technique to measure loss, effective refractive index and electric field distribution of THz porous fibers', in 2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar SV; Nagel M; Monro TM; Abbott D, 2011, 'A new technique to measure loss, effective refractive index and electric field distribution of THz porous fibers', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers
    Conference Papers | 2009
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Shahraam AV; Nagel M; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Fischer BM; Monro TM; Abbott D, 2009, 'Experimental investigation of dispersion properties of THz porous fibers', in 34th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz 2009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICIMW.2009.5324967
    Conference Papers | 2008
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar V S; Fischer BM; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2008, 'Porous fibers: Low loss, low dispersion waveguides for terahertz transmission', in 33rd International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves and the 16th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics, 2008, IRMMW-THz 2008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICIMW.2008.4665703
    Conference Papers | 2008
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar V. S; Fischer BM; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2008, 'Porous fibre: A novel THz waveguide', in 2008 Joint Conference of the Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference and the Australian Conference On Optical Fibre Technology, OECC/ACOFT 2008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/OECCACOFT.2008.4610449
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Withayachumnankul W; Png GM; Yin X; Atakaramians S; Jones I; Lin H; Ung SY; Balakrishnan J; Ng BWH; Ferguson B; Mickan SP; Fischer BM; Abbott D, 2007, 'T-ray sensing and imaging', in Proceedings of the IEEE, pp. 1528 - 1558, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JPROC.2007.900325
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Vahid SA; Fischer BM; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro T; Abbott D, 2007, 'Microwire fibers for low loss THz transmission', in Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.695785
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Vahid SA; Fischer BM; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2007, 'Loss mechanisms for T-ray microwires', in IRMMW-THz2007 - Conference Digest of the Joint 32nd International Conference on Infrared and Millimetre Waves, and 15th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics, pp. 811 - 812, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/icimw.2007.4516743
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Afshar S; Atakaramians S; Fischer BM; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro T; Abbott D, 2007, 'Low loss, low dispersion T-ray transmission in microwires', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Afshar S; Atakaramians S; Fischer BM; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro T; Abbott D, 2007, 'Low loss, low dispersion T-ray transmission in microwires', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Afshar S; Atakaramians S; Fischer BM; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro T; Abbott D, 2007, 'Low loss, low dispersion T-ray transmission in Microwires', in Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science (QELS) - Technical Digest Series, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/QELS.2007.4431359
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Afshar S; Atakaramians S; Fischer BM; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro T; Abbott D, 2007, 'Low loss, low dispersion T-ray transmission in microwires', in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2007, CLEO 2007, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/CLEO.2007.4453582
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Vahid SA; Fischer BM; Abbott D; Monro TM, 2007, 'Loss Mechanisms for T-ray Microwires', in 2007 JOINT 32ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INFRARED AND MILLIMETER WAVES AND 15TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TERAHERTZ ELECTRONICS, VOLS 1 AND 2, IEEE, Cardiff, ENGLAND, pp. 794 - +, presented at Joint 32nd International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves/15th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics, Cardiff, ENGLAND, 03 September 2007 - 09 September 2007, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000257936900364&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Afshar S; Atakaramians S; Fischer BM; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Monro T; Abbott D, 2007, 'Low loss, low dispersion T-ray transmission in microwires', in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers
    Conference Papers | 2006
    Dr Shaghik Atakaramians
    Atakaramians S; Afshar Vahid S; Ebendorff-Heidepriem H; Fischer BM; Monro T; Abbott D, 2006, 'Terahertz waveguides and materials', in IRMMW-THz 2006 - 31st International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves and 14th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics, pp. 281, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICIMW.2006.368489

Awards

 

2020

  • UNSW Academic Women in Leadership (AWIL) Program

2019

  • Eng Future Women Leaders Conference Award (Monash University, University of Melbourne and UNSW)

2019

  • OSA (Optical Society of America) Senior Member Designation

2019

  • UNSW Women in Engineering Visitor Funding Scheme

2017

  • RMIT Vice-Chancellor’s Senior Research Fellow (unable to accept the award)

2016-2017

  • OSA recognition certificate for dedication to quality scientific peer-review

2015-2016

  • OSA recognition certificate for dedication to quality scientific peer-review

2012

  • Faculty of Science Fellowship for assistance with childcare expenses for travel and attendance at conferences, The University of Sydney

2011

  • The Adelaide University Doctoral Research Medal for outstanding PhD research
  • Dean's Merit Award for PhD thesis, University of Adelaide
  • Gertrude Rohan Prize for PhD thesis, University of Adelaide

2009

  • Winner of the best poster presentation at Research Expo, University of Adelaide

2008

  • Australian Research Council Nanotechnology Network Overseas Travel Fellowship
  • IEEE South Australia Travel Assistance Award
  • Research Abroad Scholarship, The University of Adelaide

2007

  • Incubic/Milton Chang Travel Award for CLEO

2000

  • “Outstanding Graduate,” E.E. Dept. of IUST, Tehran, Iran

1999

  • “The Best Student of the Year,” E.E. Dept. of IUST, Tehran, Iran
  • “The Best Job Trainee,” E.E. Dept. of IUST, Tehran, Iran

Grants

2019-2020

  • New Type Fibre with Ultra-broadband emission” Huawei Technologies (CN), G Peng, Y Lou, S Atakaramians, S Wei

2018-2019

  • UNSW Learning and Teaching Platform for Cyber-Physical Systems and Algorithms; V Sethu, W Hu, A Seneviratne, J Epps, S Atakaramians, M Hassan, S Kanhere

2018 – 2021

  • UNSW Scientia Fellowship

2015 - 2018

  • A novel scintillating optical fibre array for cancer imaging and therapy; Z Kuncic, P Vial, S Atakaramians, S Meikle; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP), 

2014 – 2018

  • ARC DECRA Fellowship DE140100614, Terahertz metamaterial waveguides: a platform to create the next generation of compact THz devices

2007 – 2010

  • Endeavour International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (EIPRS),
  • University of Adelaide Scholarship

2006

  • Visiting Scholarship, Adelaide T-ray group, The University of Adelaide

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