Vincenzo Galdi is a Professor of Electromagnetics in the Department of Engineering
at the University of Sannio, Benevento, Italy, where he leads the Fields & Waves Lab.
He received the Laurea degree (summa cum laude) in electrical engineering and the Ph.D. degree in applied electromagnetics from the University of Salerno, Italy, in 1995 and 1999, respectively.
He has held several visiting positions at abroad research institutions, including the European Space Research and Technology Centre (Noordwijk, NL),
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and California Institute of Technology.
At the University of Sannio, he has served as Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies in Telecommunication Engineering from 2005-2010.
He has co-edited two books, and co-authored about 150 papers in peer-reviewed international journals, 7 book chapters, and 170 conference papers (50 invited).
He is currently serving as an Associate Editor of Optics Express and Heliyon,
and a regular reviewer for many journals, conferences and funding agencies. He has served as an Associate Editor (2013-2014), Senior Associate Editor (2015-2016) and Track Editor (2016-2020) of the IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, and as an Associate Editor of Applied Sciences (2017-2019)
and of the International Journal of Antennas and Propagation (2012-2019).
His research interests encompass wave interactions with complex structures and media, multiphysics metamaterials, electromagnetic chaos,
inverse scattering, millimeter-wave radars, and gravitational interferometry.
Dr. Galdi is a Fellow of the IEEE and of Optica, and a member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the American Physical Society.
He is also the recipient of an Outstanding Associate Editor Award (IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 2014) and a URSI Young Scientist Award (2001).
He is the co-founder of MANTID srl, a spinoff company of the University of Sannio.