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Bob Collin was born in Alberta, Canada. He received the B.Sc. degree in engineering physics from the University of Saskatchewan in 1951. He attended Imperial College in England for graduate work and obtained the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of London in 1954. From 1954 to 1958, he was a Scientific Officer at the Canadian Armament Research and Development Establishment, where he worked on guided missile antenna, randome, and radar system evaluations. He joined the Electrical Engineering Department at Case Institute of Technology in 1958, now Case Western Reserve University. During his tenure there, he served as Chairman of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Applied Physics for five?years and as Interim Dean of Engineering for two years. He has been an Invited Professor at Catholic University in Rio de Janeiro, at Telebras Research Center, Campinas, Brazil, and at Beijing University, People's Republic of China. He was also Distinguished Visiting Professor at the Graduate School, The Ohio State University, during the 1982–1983 academic year.
Professor Collin authored more than 150 technical papers and 5 books. Two books, Field Theory of Guided Waves and Foundation ...