Maxim Zhadobov is the leading scientist and principal investigator in Biomedical Electromagnetics at the Institute of Electronics and Telecommunications of Rennes (IETR), French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), France. He received the PhD degree in bioelectromagnetics in 2006 and HDR in 2016 from the University of Rennes 1, France. After a post-doctoral fellowship at the Center for Biomedical Physics, Temple University, Philadelphia, USA, he rejoined IETR as a CNRS Researcher.
His main research activities and expertise are in the field of innovative biomedical applications of electromagnetic fields and associated technologies. He co-authored 5 book chapters, more than 50 research papers in peer-reviewed journals, and received multiple scientific awards including EBEA Award for Excellence in Bioelectromagnetics 2015 and Brittany’s Young Scientist Award 2010. Since 2010, supervised PhD students received five national scientific awards and four awards from Bioelectromagnetics and IEEE Antennas & Propagation Societies. He was a session organizer and / or technical committee member at several conferences, including PIERS 2013, IMWS-Bio 2014, and MobiHealth 2015, 2016. He is a Senior member IEEE and has been acting as an expert at research councils worldwide. His teaching activities include lecturing at European School of Antennas (ESoA), Uppsala University (SE), University of Rennes 1, and INSA (FR).