Dr Rabbani was born in Bal Damas (Kotli), Azad Kashmir, in 1984. He received his B. Eng. in Communications Engineering from Allama Iqbal University Islamabad and MSc. in Communications Engineering and Networks, and PhD. in Wireless Sensors and Networks from the University of Birmingham. He has worked on X-band waveguide filters with Emerging Device Technologies (EDT) research group at school of Electronic Electrical and System Engineering, University of Birmingham.
Currently, he is working as Researcher with Remote Wireless Sensors and Communications group at Electronic Electrical and System Engineering, University of Birmingham, to develop new millimetre-wave antenna technologies for 6G, IoT, and space applications. He has published over 30 research papers and book chapter in scientific journals and conferences in the fields of Doppler radar for remote vital signs detection, millimetre wave and terahertz antenna technologies, metamaterial techniques and multi-Gbits/sec wireless networks.
He is a reviewer of several journals including IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, Elsevier IJEC, MDPI Electronics and MDPI Sensors.