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... Carlos Manuel dos Reis Paiva

Senior Researcher

Carlos Paiva

Academic position: Associate Professor
Joining date: 10-04-2002
Roles in IT: Senior Researcher
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Antennas and Propagation – Lx

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Address: IT – Lisboa
Instituto Superior Técnico - Torre Norte - Piso 10
Av. Rovisco Pais, 1
1049 - 001 Lisboa
Tel: +351 21 841 84 54
Fax: +351 21 841 84 72


Scientific Achievements

  • Agregação, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-2009
  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 16-03-1992
  • MSc, Instituto Superior Técnico, 16-12-1986
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-1982
  • OSA - Optical Society of America, USA, 01-10-1987, Member
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-10-1982, Member
  • Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-10-1982, Professor
  • Ordem dos Engenheiros, Portugal, 01-10-1982, Membro
  • A. Topa, C. R. Paiva, A. Barbosa, Dispersion and losses in metamaterial DNG H-guides, Chapter in, Metamaterials and Plasmonics: Fundamentals, Modelling and Applications, S. Zouhdi, A. Sihvola, and A. Vinogradov, Springer, 2009
  • M. Ribeiro, C. R. Paiva, Transformation and moving media: a unified approach using geometric algebra, Chapter in, Advances in Electromagnetics of Complex Media and Metamaterials (NATO Science Series), Said Zouhdi, Ari Shivola and Alexander Vinogradov, Springer, 2008
  • A. Topa, C. R. Paiva, A. Barbosa, Electromagnetic Wave Propagation in Omega Waveguides:Discrete Complex Modes and Application to a Ridge Waveguide, Chapter in, Progress in Electromagnetic Research, J. A. Kong, EMW Publishing, Cambridge, Massachussets, 2004
  • A. Topa, C. R. Paiva, A. Barbosa, Surface and Leaky Modes of Multilayered Omega Structures, Chapter in, Advances in Electromagnetics of Complex Media and Metamaterials, Saïd Zouhdi, Ari Sihvola, and Mohamed Arsalane, Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 2002
  • A. Topa, C. R. Paiva, A. Barbosa, Complete Spectral Representation for the Electromagnetic Field of Planar Multilayered Waveguides Containing Pseudochiral Omega Media, Chapter in, Progress In Electromagnetic Research, J. A. Kong, EMW Publishing, Cambridge, Massachussets, 1998

Closed Projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
CHIRAL 2D and 3D Chiral and Omega Structures:Guidance,Leakage and Radiation Behaviour FCT/POSI 01-02-2002 30-09-2005
FS Fiber Solitons: Propagation, Amplification and Switching FCT/POSI 01-10-2000 01-10-2004
Non Linear and Chiroguides Microwave and optical devices for transmission and switching using linear and nonlinear media FCT/PRAXIS 15-05-1997 21-02-2001
  • F. Prudêncio, S.A. Matos, C. R. Paiva, The most general classes of Tellegen media reducible to simple reciprocal media: a geometrical approach, ''Best student paper award'', ''31st URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium'', 01-08-2014
  • F. Prudêncio, S.A. Matos, C. R. Paiva, The most general classes of Tellegen media reducible to simple reciprocal media: a geometrical approach, ''Young Scientist Award'', ''31st URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium'', 01-06-2014
  • F. Prudêncio, S.A. Matos, C. R. Paiva, Generalized Image Method for Radiation Problems Involving the Minkowskian Isotropic Medium, "3rd place in the Student Paper Competition", "The 7th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics", 01-09-2013
  • S.A. Matos, C. R. Paiva, A. Barbosa, Honorable mention from the Student Paper Contest associated with the 2009 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, A Spacetime Algebra Approach to Moving Bi-Isotropic Media, 01-06-2009
  • Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications
    2007, 2 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation
    2007, 2 review(s);
  • Optics Letters
    2007, 2 review(s);
  • Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics
    2007, 1 review(s);
  • Metamaterials
  • IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine
    2008, 1 review(s);