Personal Information

Title: Senior research fellow
Work address: 199034, Russia, Saint Petersburg, NRU ITMO, Birjevaja line V.O., 14
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Date of birth: 4 July 1975

Education

Dates: 2004
Name of organization: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Principal subjects: Radiophysics and Electronics
Title of qualification: Candidate of Physics and Mathematics (PhD equivalent)
Title of thesis: Electromagnetics of composite materials with pronounced spatial dispersion

Dates: 2002 – 2003
Name of organization: Helsinki University of Technology, Dept. of Electrical and Communic. Eng., PO. Box 3000, FIN-02015 TKK, Espoo, Finland
Title of qualification: Postgraduate

Dates: 1999 – 2002
Name of organization: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Title of qualification: Postgraduate

Dates: 1997 – 1999
Name of organization: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Radiophysics Dept., Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Principal subjects: Electromagnetics of Composite Materialas and Optical Information Systems
Title of qualification: Master of Science
Title of thesis: Artificial media with second order spatial dispersion

Dates: 1993 – 1997
Name of organization: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Radiophysics Dept., Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Principal subjects: Radiophysics and Electronics
Title of qualification: Bachelor of Science
Title of thesis: Generalization of the average potential method and its application to the calculation of multipole moments of a complex-shaped conducting inclusion

Dates: 1982 – 1993
Name of organization: School (11 classes)

Work experience

Dates: 2011 - Present time
Work address: The National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics, 197101, Kronverkskiy pr., 49, Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.ifmo.ru)
Title: Senior research fellow

Dates: 2009 – Present time
Work address: Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Title: Researcher
Principal subjects: Characterization of metamaterials with spatial dispersion and their applications

Dates: February 2006 – 2008
Work address: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Title: Associate Professor
Principal subjects: Design of active ultra-wideband low-noise receiving antennas, Dispersion of magnetoinductive waves in metasolenoids (supervising graduate students), Restrictions on constitutive parameters of metamaterials, Resonance sub-wavelength microscopy based on frequency scanning

Dates: September 2004 – November 2005
Work address: Helsinki University of Technology, PO. Box 3000, FIN-02015 TKK, Espoo, Finland
Title: Researcher
Principal subjects: Artificial magnetics for loading of compact antennas, Magnetoinductive waves, Sub-wavelength imaging, Backward waves in loaded transmission lines

Dates: January 2004 – August 2004
Work address: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Title: Teaching assistant
Principal subjects: RF antenna measuremens, Remote sensing and control

Dates: January 2002 – December 2003
Work address: Helsinki University of Technology, PO. Box 3000, FIN-02015 TKK, Espoo, Finland
Title: Researcher
Principal subjects: Reducing SAR and improving efficiency of small antennas for mobile equipment, Negative refraction and perfect lensing

Dates: 2000 – 2001
Work address: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Title: Researcher
Principal subjects: Broadband active absorber for application in anechoic chambers, Active suppression of parasitic resonances in GTEM measurement cells

Dates: 1997 – 1999
Work address: St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia (www.spbstu.ru)
Title: Research Student
Principal subjects: Artificial bianisotropic, chiral and “knotted” media, Dipole arrays, Media with second-order spatial dispersion

Research Interests and Background

Electromagnetics of Complex Media, Artificial Materials and Metamaterials, Negative Refraction and Sub-wavelength Imaging, Loaded Transmission Lines and Devices, Antenna Theory, Diffraction Theory, Design of Compact and Conformal Antennas for Mobile Equipment, Antennas Loaded with Artificial Materials, Active and Smart Antennas, Active Absorbers, Microwave Measurements, Analog Electronics

Scientific output

3 thesis dissertations, 40 papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals, 54 papers in conference proceedings and abstracts, a co-inventor in 4 patents.

List of journal papers

Publications in conference proceedings (selected)

  1. S.A. Tretyakov, A.A. Sochava, and S.I. Maslovski, Knotted media as models of complex anisotropic crystals at microwave frequencies, Proc. of 25th General Assembly of the International Union of Radio Science, Lille, France, p. 37, 1996.
  2. S.I. Maslovski, C.R. Simovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Constitutive equations for media with second-order spatial dispersion, Bianisotropics'98, Proc. of 7th International Conference on Complex Media, Braunschweig, Germany, pp. 197-200, 1998.
  3. V.V. Yatsenko, S.I. Maslovski, Electromagnetic diffraction by double arrays of dipole scatterers, Proc. of International Seminar "Day on Diffraction'99", St. Petersburg, Russia, pp. 196-209, 1999.
  4. S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, C.R. Simovski, Electromagnetic modelling of composite media with second-order spatial dispersion, Proc. of XXVIth URSI General Assembly, University of Toronto, Canada, p. 91, 1999.
  5. S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Full-wave interaction of inclusions in planar composite sheets, Proc. of XXVIth URSI General Assembly, University of Toronto, Canada, p. 184, 1999.
  6. S.A. Tretyakov, T.G. Kharina, S.I. Maslovski, V.V. Yatsenko, A.A. Sochava, Artificial composite materials and thin layers with active inclusions, Proc. of the Intern. conf. on Electromagnetics in Advance Applications (ICEAA'99), Torino, Italy, pp. 35-38, 1999.
  7. S.A. Tretyakov, A. Viitanen, S.I. Maslovski, Impedance boundary conditions for regular dense arrays of dipole scatterers, Proc. of International seminar Day on Difraction Millenium Workshop, Russia, p. 70, June 2000.
  8. S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, and V.V. Yatsenko, Interaction of bianisotropic particles and energy conservation in regular arrays, Proc. of Bianisotropics 2000, Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 339-342, September 2000.
  9. S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Additional boundary conditions for spatially dispersive media, Proc. of Bianisotropics 2000, Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 7-10, September 2000.
  10. S.I. Maslovski, A.A. Sochava, V.V. Yatsenko, S.A. Tretyakov, L.R. Arnaut, RF wide-band active absorber with periodic inclusions: simulations of the periodical array in one-cell measurements, Proc. of European Microwave Conference, Paris, France, October 2000.
  11. I.S. Nefedov, S.A. Tretyakov, P.A. Belov, S.I. Maslovski, "Photonic band gap structures composed of exotic materials", Proc. of 4th Int. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2002) and European Symp. on Photonic Crystals, Warsaw (Poland), Vol. 2, pp. 41-44, 2002.
  12. S.A. Tretyakov, I.S. Nefedov, C.R. Simovski, S.I. Maslovski, Modelling and microwave properties of artificial materials with negative parameters, in Advances in Electromagnetics of Complex Media and Metamaterials, S. Zouhdi, A. Sihvola, and M. Arsalane (editors), Kluwer, 2002, pp. 99-122.
  13. S.I. Maslovski, Negative refraction and causality, USSI/IEEE XXVII Convention on Radio Science, Espoo, Finland, Digest ot technical papers, ISBN 951-22-6170-7, pp. 110-111, October 2002.
  14. M.K. Karkkainen, S.A. Tretyakov, S.I. Maslovski, P.A. Belov, Evanescent waves in LHM slabs: numerical study with the FDTD method, International Student Seminar on Microwave Applications of Novel Physical Phenomena, Seminar Proceedings, ISBN 951-22-6534-6, pp. 13-16, May 2003.
  15. S.I. Maslovski, Pendry's lens: Physics behind and possible alternatives, International Student Seminar on Microwave Applications of Novel Physical Phenomena, Seminar Proceedings, ISBN 951-22-6534-6, pp. 26-29, May 2003.
  16. S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, I.S. Nefedov, M.K. Karkkainen, Resonators with backward-wave slabs: Evanescent modes memorized, Intern. Conf. On Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA'03, pp. 443-446, Torino, Italy, September 8-12, 2003.
  17. S.A. Tretyakov, S.I. Maslovski, Thin absorbing structure operational for all incidence angles, European Microwave Conference 2003, pp. 1107-1110, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2003.
  18. S. Tretyakov, S. Maslovski, M. Karkkainen, P. Belov, Recent research in the field of backward-wave metamaterials and related devices, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2003, p. 233, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, October 13-16, 2003.
  19. M.K. Karkkainen, S. Tretyakov, S. Malsovski, P. Belov, A numerical study of the amplification of evanescent fields in backward-wave slabs, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2003, p. 100, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, October 13-16, 2003.
  20. S. Tretyakov, I. Nefedov, A. Sihvola, S. Maslovski, C. Simovski, A metamaterial with extreme properties: The chiral nihility, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2003, p. 468, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, October 13-16, 2003.
  21. I.A. Kolmakov, S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Numerical simulation of artificial magnetic media realized by LTCC technology, 27th ESA Antenna Technology Workshop on Innovative Periodical Antennas, pp. 589-593, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, March 9-11, 2004.
  22. P. Ikonen, S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, I. Kolmakov, New artificial high-permeability material for microwave applications, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium PIERS 2004, Pisa, Italy, pp. 485-488, March 28-31, 2004.
  23. S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, A.A. Sochava, C.R. Simovski, The influence of complex material coverings on the bandwidth of antennas, Proc. of URSI 2004 International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory, Pisa, Italy, vol. 1, pp. 99-101, May 23-27, 2004.
  24. P.A. Belov, C.R. Simovski, R. Marques, S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, I.S. Nefedov, M. Silveirinha, Strong spatial dispersion in wire media in the very large wavelength limit, Proc. of URSI 2004 International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory, Pisa, Italy, vol. 1, pp. 621-623, May 23-27, 2004.
  25. P. Ikonen, S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Experimental waveguide characterisation of a new artificial magnetic particle, 11th International Student Seminar on Microwave Applications of Novel Physical Phenomena, St. Petersburg, Russia, pp. 6-8, June 7-9, 2004.
  26. S. Maslovski, P. Ikonen, M. Karkkainen, C. Simovski, S. Tretyakov, V. Denchev, Artificial impedance surfaces as near-field screens, 2004 USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Monterey, CA, USA, p. 102, June 20-25, 2004.
  27. S. Maslovski, C. Simovski, S. Tretyakov, Backward-wave materials: How to realize and how to use them, 2004 USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Monterey, CA, USA, p. 273, June 20-25, 2004.
  28. C. Simovski, S. Tretyakov, S. Maslovski, Meta-materials supporting backward waves in the microwave range, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium PIERS 2004, Nanjing, China, p. 171, August 28-31, 2004.
  29. S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, P. Alitalo, Exotic materials and thin sheets for near-field imaging and detection, Bianisotropics'2004, Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Complex Media and Metamaterials, Ghent, Belgium, pp. 150-155, September 22-24, 2004.
  30. I.A. Kolmakov, S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Numerical simulation of artificial magnetic media realized by LTCC technology, 27th ESA Antenna Technology Workshop on Innovative Periodical Antennas, pp. 589-593, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, March 9-11, 2004.
  31. M. Karkkainen, M. Ermutlu, S. Maslovski, P. Ikonen, S. Tretyakov, Numerical simulation of patch antennas with stacked split-ring resonators as artificial magnetic substrates, 2005 IEEE International Workshop on Antenna Technology, Singapore, pp. 395-398, March 7-9, 2005.
  32. G. Fedorov, A.V. Dorofeenko, A.P. Vinogradov, I.A. Ryzhikov, S.I. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Wire grids as resolution-enhancement elements in near-field imaging, Workshop on Metamaterials for Microwave and Optical Technologies, Book of Abstracts, p. 42, San Sebastian, Spain, July 18-20, 2005.
  33. L. Jylha, S. Maslovski, S.A. Tretyakov, Higher-order modes of a metasolenoid, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Hangzhou, China, Book of Abstracts, p. 117, August 22-26, 2005.
  34. H. Pernaa, S. Maslovski, S. Tretyakov, 2D equivalent networks of near-field imaging systems, 18th International Conference on Applied Electromagnetics and Communications, Dubrovnik, Croatia, pp. 313-315, October 12-14, 2005.
  35. I.A. Kolmakov, L. Jylha, S.A. Tretyakov, S. Maslovski, Lattice of dielectric particles with double negative response, XXVIIIth General Assembly of International Union of Radio Science (URSI), New Delhi, India, paper BCD.5(0109).pdf, October 23-29, 2005.
  36. P. Ikonen, S. Maslovski, S. Tretyakov, On artificial magneto-dielectric substrates with microstrip antennas: The role of frequency dispersion, XXVIIIth General Assembly of International Union of Radio Science (URSI), New Delhi, India, paper BCDP.6(0052).pdf, October 23-29, 2005.
  37. S. Maslovski, R.A. Silin, I.S. Nefedov, H. Pernaa, S.A. Tretyakov, Physical insight into perfect lens using local oscillations concept, XXVIIIth General Assembly of International Union of Radio Science (URSI), New Delhi, India, paper B07.1(0794).pdf, October 23-29, 2005.
  38. I. Vendik, O. Vendik, M. Gashinova, I. Kolmakov, M. Odit, L. Jylha, S. Maslovski, S. Tretyakov, O. Ouchetto, and S. Zouhdi, Modeling isotropic DNG media for microwave applications, Abstracts of the Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2006, Cambridge, USA, p. 8, March 26-29, 2006.
  39. L. Jylha, S. Maslovski, S. Tretyakov, Traveling waves along the metasolenoid, Abstracts of the Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2006, Cambridge, USA, p. 262, March 26-29, 2006.
  40. P. Alitalo, S. Maslovski, S. Tretyakov, Three-dimensional isotropic TL-based superlens, Third Workshop on Metamaterials and Special Materials for Electromagnetic Applications and TLC, Rome, Italy, p. 32, March 30-31, 2006.
  41. P. Ikonen, S. Maslovski, K. Rozanov, M. Ermutlu, S. Tretyakov, Performance enhancement of wire and patch antennas using artificial materials, Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference 2006, Loughborough University, UK, pp. 263-266, April 11-12, 2006 (invited).
  42. P. Ikonen, S. Maslovski, S. Tretyakov, Antennas with artificial magneto-dielectric substrates: The dominant role of frequency dispersion, IEEE AP-S Int. Symposium, Albuquerque, USA, paper 151.2, pp. 390-393, July 9-14, 2006 (invited).
  43. S. Maslovski, Reflection from a half-space filled with wire medium: the auxiliary source method, Abstracts of Days on Diffraction'2007, St. Petersburg, Russia, p. 61, May 29 – June 1, 2007.
  44. S. Maslovski, Subwavelength focusing with impedance plates, Abstracts of Days on Diffraction'2008, St. Petersburg, Russia, p. 62, June 03-06, 2008.
  45. S. Maslovski, P. Alitalo, and S. Tretyakov, Subwavelength-resolution imaging device based on frequency scanning, Proceedings of 2008 Asia Pacific Microwave Conference, Hong Kong, December 16-20, 2008, paper H3-10.
  46. S.I. Maslovski, Subwavelength imaging without negative index metamaterials, Proc Days on Diffraction, St. Petersburg, Russia, Vol. 1, pp. 126 - 126, June, 2009.
  47. S.I. Maslovski, D.K. Morits, S.A. Tretyakov, Symmetry and reciprocity constraints on optical activity in 2D-chiral metamaterials, Proc. of 3rd International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics (Metamaterials'2009), pp. 239-241, London, UK, August 30- September 4, 2009.
  48. S. Tretyakov, I. Nefedov, P. Alitalo, S. Maslovski, Transforming electromagnetic fields, SPIE Photonics Europe, Brussels, Belgium, April 12-16, 2010.
  49. S.I. Maslovski, M.G. Silveirinha, Spatial dispersion from a quasi-static model: crossing wires and patches, Proc. Days on Diffraction, St. Petersburg, Russia, Vol. 1, p. 116, June, 2010.
  50. A. Alu; S.I. Maslovski, A simplified analytical model for receiving wire antennas consistent with power conservation, Proc. Days on Diffraction, St. Petersburg, Russia, Vol. 1, p. 94, June, 2010.
  51. S.I. Maslovski, M.G. Silveirinha, Channelling Casimirs force: ultra-long range Casimir-Polder interactions in uniaxial nanowire composites, Proc. Days on Diffraction, St. Petersburg, Russia, Vol. 1, p. 115, July, 2010.
  52. Morgado, T. M.; J. Marcos; Maslovski , S.; Silveirinha, M.; "Experimental Study of the Transport of an Arbitrary Near-Field Component with an Array of Tilted Wires", Proc. IEEE AP-S/URSI International Symp., Toronto, Canada, July, 2010.
  53. Maslovski , S.; Morgado, T. M.; Silveirinha, M.; "The auxiliary source method and its application to the reflection problem at an interface with tilted wires", Proc. URSI International Symp. in Electromagnetic Theory, Berlin, Germany, pp. 373-376, August, 2010.
  54. Maslovski , S.; Silveirinha, M.; "Enhanced Casimir-Lifshitz forces in uniaxial metamaterials", Proc. Metamorphose International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics - METAMATERIALS, Berlin, Germany, Vol. , pp. 724-726, September, 2010.