Manuel J. Freire was born in Cádiz (Spain) in 1972. He received the Licenciado degree in Physics in 1995, and the Ph. D. degree in Physics in 2000, both from the University of Seville (Spain). From 1995 through 1996 he served in the Royal Naval Observatory of the Spanish Navy in San Fernando, Cádiz. In 1996 he joined the microwave Group of the Department of Electronics and Electromagnetics, University of Seville. In 1998 he was a visiting researcher in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Houston, Texas. Since 1999 to 2004 he was Assistant Professor in the Department of Electronics and Electromagnetics, University of Seville. He is currently Associate Professor in this department. His research interests include leakage in microwave planar circuits, magnetostatic wave propagation in ferrite devices, frequency selective surfaces and subwavelength imaging with metamaterials with application in magnetic resonance imaging. He is reviewer for the following international journals: Journal of Applied Physics, Aplied Physics Letters, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEE Proceedings Microwaves Antennas and Propagation, IEE Proceedings Devices Circuits and Systems, Optics Communications, Optics Express, Metamaterials. He is also member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Microwave Science and Technology.
Biography Updated on 31 March 2010