Dr. Loic Marnat

Postdoctoral Fellows
​Post-doctoral researcher 2011-13​

Recently joined the CEA Research Center
Grenoble, France​

Research Interests

  • Nano-electronics for RF applications (Graphene, Carbon nanotubes, etc.)
  • Antenna Integration and Miniaturization Techniques
  • Electronics on flexible substrate,
  • Micro-fluidic based reconfigurable antennas.

Selected Publications

  • L. Marnat, M.H. Ouda, M. Arsalan, K. Salama, A. Shamim, "On-chip implantable antennas for wireless power and data transfer in a glaucoma monitoring SoC,"  IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters (AWPL), accepted, January 2013. Doi: 10.1109/LAWP.2013.2240253

  • L. Marnat, A.A.A. Arevalo, D. Conchouso, M.G. Martínez, I.G. Foulds, A. Shamim, "New Movable Plate for Efficient Millimeter Wave Vertical on-Chip Antennas," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, accepted, November 2012. Doi: 10.1109/TAP.2013.2241720

  • L. Marnat, R. Loison, R Gillard, D. Bresciani, and H. Legay, "Comparison of Synthesis Strategies for a Dual-Polarized Reflectarray," International Journal of Antennas and Propagation, vol. 2012, Article ID 708429, 10 pages, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/708429

  • L. Marnat, R. Loison, R. Gillard, D. Bresciani, H. Legay, “Accurate synthesis of a Dual linearly polarized reflectarray”, 3rd European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, p. 2523-2526, 2009.

  • L. Marnat, D. Lo Hine Tong, P. Minard, A. Louzir, “A Vivaldi Antenna Push-Pull Power Amplifier Design”, International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, p. 1-4, 2006 [PDF​]

  • L. Marnat, A. Shamim, D. Liu, "Package Structures to Improve On-Chip Antenna Performance", U.S. Patent Application No. 13/686377, filed on November 27, 2012.

  • A. Louzir, D. Lo Hine Tong, P. Minard, L. Marnat, “Slot type antenna with integrated amplifiers”, n°EP1887655, Thomson R&D, February 2008.


  • Ph.D. 2009, Electrical Engineering, INSA of Rennes, France
  • M.Sc. 2006, Telecommunication Engineering, INSA of Rennes, Franc