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External positions

Research Manager (Radio Science), University of Bath

29 Sep 2017 → …

Technical Expert, Radiocommunications Agency Netherlands

1 Jun 1998 → …


  • TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
  • antennas
  • radio wave propagation
  • ionosphere
  • NVIS
  • Near Vertical Incidence Skywave
  • radio noise
  • radio spectrum sharing
  • antenna measurement
  • radio wave propagation measurement
  • humanitarian telecommunications
  • humanitarian
  • antenna design

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Antennas Engineering & Materials Science
Ionosphere Engineering & Materials Science
incidence Physics & Astronomy
propagation Physics & Astronomy
Radio systems Engineering & Materials Science
Wave propagation Engineering & Materials Science
antennas Physics & Astronomy
ionospheres Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 2005 2019

6 Downloads (Pure)

Design and validation of probes and sensors for the characterization of magneto-ionic radio wave propagation on Near Vertical Incidence Skywave paths

Witvliet, B. A., Alsina-Pagès, R. M., van Maanen, E. & Laanstra, G. J., 9 Jun 2019, In : Sensors (Switserland). 19, 11, 16 p., 2616.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Radio Waves
Radio waves
radio waves
Wave propagation
8 Downloads (Pure)

Measurement of ionospheric Total Electron Content using single‐frequency geostationary satellite observations

Cooper, C., Mitchell, C. N. M., Wright, C., Jackson, D. R. & Witvliet, B. A., 1 Jan 2019, In : Radio Science. 54, 1, p. 10-19 10 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
synchronous satellites
Geostationary satellites
geostationary satellite
satellite observation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Multiyear trans horizon radio propagation measurements at 3.5 GHz: System design and measurement results over land and wetland paths in the Netherlands

Colussi, L., Schiphorst, R., Teinsma, H., Witvliet, B. A., Fleurke, S., Bentum, M. J., van Maanen, E. & Griffioen, J., 1 Feb 2018, In : IEEE transactions on antennas and propagation. 66, 2, p. 884-896 13 p., 8239680.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Radio transmission
Systems analysis
Distribution functions
4 Citations (Scopus)
54 Downloads (Pure)

Radio communication via Near Vertical Incidence Skywave propagation: an overview

Witvliet, B. A. & Alsina-Pagès, R. M., 1 Oct 2017, In : Telecommunication systems. 66, 2, p. 295-309 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Radio communication
Military applications
3 Citations (Scopus)

A transportable hybrid antenna-transmitter system for the generation of elliptically polarized waves for NVIS propagation research

Witvliet, B. A., Laanstra, G. J., van Maanen, E., Alsina-Pagès, R. M., Bentum, M. J., Slump, C. H. & Schiphorst, R., 12 Apr 2016, 2016 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Solar energy
Wave propagation
Electric power utilization


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