Gaetano Bellanca received his M.S. degree, in 1991, and Ph.D. degree, in 1995. He joined the Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy, and obtained the M.S. degree in electronic and telecommunication engineering and became a Lecturer in optical communications and antennas, in 1999. From 1991 to 1999, he was a Contract Professor of electromagnetic fields and an Assistant Professor of telecommunication systems at the Department of Electronics, Computer Science, and Systems, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy. In 1996, Bellanca was a Visiting Researcher at the Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée, University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France, and in 2008, he was a Visiting Professor at the same laboratory, for both research and teaching activities. His research activity is mainly focused on the development of numerical techniques for electromagnetics in the fields of applied microwave and optics. He has more than 15 years of experience in developing and using different numerical methods in both frequency (BPM, FDFD, and FEM) and time (FDTD) domains. He has skills in installing and managing clusters of parallel computers and in developing parallel codes using OMP and MPI paradigms.
Biography Updated on 16 October 2013