Giampiero Lovat was born in Rome in 1975. He received a “Laurea” degree (cum laude) in electronic engineering and a Ph.D. degree in electromagnetics in 2001 and in 2005, respectively, from the University of Rome “Sapienza”, Italy. In 2005 he joined the Electric Engineering Department of the University of Rome “Sapienza” as an Associate Researcher. As of 2010, he is an Assistant Professor in the Astronautical, Electrical, and Energetic Engineering Department at the same university. He has been doing research activity on leaky waves, periodic structures, nanoelectromagnetics, artificial materials, and electromagnetic shielding. From January 2004 to July 2004 he was a Visiting Scholar at the University of Houston, Houston, TX. He is co-author of more than 100 papers on national and international books, journals, and conference proceedings. In 2011 he was the recipient of the Best Paper Symposium Award at the 2011 IEEE EMC-S International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility in Long Beach, CA, USA. He is author of “Fast Breaking Papers, October 2007” in EE and CS, about metamaterials (the paper that had the highest percentage increase in citations in Essential Science Indicators, ESI). In 2005 he was the recipient of the Young Scientist Award at the URSI General Assembly in New Delhi, India. Giampiero Lovat is a Member of IEEE, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S), and IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) and serves as a reviewer for tens of international journals.
Biography Updated on 15 November 2012