Electronics Letters is an internationally renowned peer-reviewed rapid-communication journal that publishes short original research papers every two weeks. Its broad and interdisciplinary scope covers the latest developments in all electronic engineering related fields including communication, biomedical, optical and device technologies. Electronics Letters also provides further insight into some of the latest developments through special features and interviews.
Highlights from the issue
Water skating robots take off?
An insect-inspired microbot that uses the motion of its wings to skate across the surface of water at high speed is presented in work from China aimed at creating microbots that can also fly. Read more...
Interview with Chris Baker
Professor Chris Baker is a researcher at Ohio State University, USA. In this interview with Electronics Letters he discusses his research on radar systems and his new paper, ‘Human echolocation: waveform analysis of tongue clicks’. Read more...
A team of researchers in France working between the CNRS Centre de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies in Orsay and Université Paris Nanterre have been developing technology to enable and study superluminal wave propagation. In this issue of Electronics Letters they report a transmission line showing phase velocity reaching 1.2 c 0 and a group velocity of 2.6 c 0 over a bandwidth of more than 200MHz.Read more...
Interview with Jun-ichi Hashimoto
Dr Jun-ichi Hashimoto is a researcher at the Transmission Devices Laboratory, Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd., Japan. Here he tells us about his research and new Electronics Letters paper, ‘Low power-consumption mid-infrared distributed feedback quantum cascade laser for gas-sensing application’. Read more...