|Full Name||Mikhail Balaban|
|Volunteer Position||IEEE Ukraine Section Treasurer 2016 – 2017|
|Occupation||Senior Scientific Researcher|
|Affiliation||O. Ya. Usikov Institute for Radiophysics and Electronics NAS of Ukraine (Kharkiv)|
|Scientific interests||Singular Integral Equations, Analytical Regularization, Hankel Transform, Thin Disk Scatterers, Microstrip Antennas, Eigenvalue Problems, Plasmon Resonances, Lasing|
|Other Information||– Treasurer of IEEE East Ukraine Joint Chapter of the AP, MTT, ED, AES, GRS & NPS Societies (2013 – 2014);
– Treasurer of IEEE Ukraine Young Professionals Affinity Group (2015);
– Vice Chairperson of IEEE East Ukraine Joint Chapter of the AP, MTT, ED, AES, GRS & NPS Societies (2015 – 2016).
Born on February 20, 1980 in Kharkiv (Ukraine). In 2002 graduated from V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Department of Mathematical Physics) and obtained specialty of mathematician and teacher of Mathematics and Informatics. Same year Mikhail started his postgraduate study at O. Ya. Usikov Institute for Radiophysics and Electronics NAS of Ukraine (IRE NASU), specialty “Radiophysics”. In 2012 defended his PhD thesis. Since 2005 Mikhail has been working in Micro- and Nanooptics laboratory of IRE NASU.
At the present time Mikhail works as a senior scientific researcher. He is the author of more than 30 scientific publications and conference materials. During his work in scientific field Mikhail took part in several projects of international scientific collaboration with research and educational organizations of Turkey, Great Britain and France.