Dr. Atif Shamim has been appointed Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Antennas & Propagation (TAP). He has been included in the editorial board due to his work on "Co-design of on-chip antennas and circuits on CMOS platform". Since 1952, TAP has been the premium journal in the field of interest of the IEEE Antennas & Propagation Society. According to the JCR study, released in June 2013, IEEE TAP is ranked number 2nd in the world in terms of the Eigenfactor Score and number 9th in terms of impact factor for research journals in telecommunication. According to editor-in-chief's presentation, TAP is ranked 3rd out of all IEEE publications (275) based on the number of downloads from Xplore.