Giuseppe Castaldi was born in Benevento, Italy, in 1968.
He received the Laurea degree (summa cum laude) in electrical engineering from the
“Federico II” University of Naples, Italy, in 1993, and the Ph.D. degree in applied electromagnetics from the
University of Salerno, Italy, in 1999.
In 2001, he was a post-doctoral research fellow at the TNO Physics and Electronics Laboratory, The Hague, The Netherlands.
In 2004, he was appointed Assistant Professor of Electromagnetics, and joined the Department of Engineering
at the University of Sannio, Benevento, Italy, where is currently working as an Associate Professor.
He has co-authored over a hundred scientific papers in international journals and books.
His research interests include metamaterials, non-Hermitian optics, transformation electromagnetics, aperiodically ordered structures,
electromagnetic chaos, antenna array diagnostics, and phase retrieval.
He is the co-founder of MANTID srl, a spinoff company of the University of Sannio.