Malcolm Robertson
Strategic Planning Manager, 5G Wireless, Keysight Technologies
Keysight Technologies


Malcolm Robertson joined Keysight Technologies (then Agilent Technologies) in 2000, working on the development and production of SONET/SDH and OTN test equipment, as well as network test platforms. After managing the development of RF and Microwave Power Measurement products, he returned to wireless technologies in Bluetooth, WLAN, and WiMAX test solutions, followed by work in developing cellular non-signaling test solutions for high volume 4G smartphones.  More recently, Malcolm held positions in Strategic Planning for Keysight’s Modular and 5G initiatives, with a particular focus on the challenges of over-the-air measurement at millimeter-wave frequencies. 

Malcolm holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in Physics and Electronics and a Ph.D. from the University of St.Andrews in Scotland.  His Ph.D. and subsequent postgraduate work in the mmWave and Terahertz group focused on novel mmW sources, quasi-optical techniques, imaging, and detection. His work resulted in various collaborations including radio astronomy, IFF systems, and fusion plasma diagnostics.