Maria Antonietta Vincenti, PhD      


Maria Antonietta Vincenti is an Assistant Professor and Rita Levi Montalcini Fellow for the Department of Information Engineering at University of Brescia - Italy. She received her Laurea degree (summa cum laude) and PhD in Electronic Engineering from Politecnico di Bari, Italy in 2005 and 2009, respectively. 
From 2007 to 2009 she also worked as Research fellow at the US Army Charles M. Bowden Laboratory at Redstone Arsenal under several awards sponsored by the U.S. Army Forward Element Command Atlantic. 
From 2009 till 2012 and from 2016 to 2017 she worked as a Research Scientist for AEgis Technologies Inc. 
From 2012 to 2017 she was appointed as a Research Associate of the National Research Council at the U. S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center.
She is the recipient of the “Rita Levi Montalcini” award for young researchers funded by the Italian Ministry for Education (MIUR) for the year 2014. Her research activity focuses on theoretical investigations and computational modeling of linear and nonlinear interactions in optical nanostructures, including plasmonic devices, optical sensors, low-permittivity media, 2D materials like graphene, sub-wavelength structures for light harvesting. She has authored or co-authored more than 150 peer reviewed papers and conference proceedings; three book chapters; and holds one US patent.
She is a member of IEEE, OSA, SPIE, Italian Society of Electromagnetism (SiEm) and a Full Member of Sigma Xi. She serves as referee for several international journals such as Optics Letters, Optics Express, Journal of Optical Society of America B, Applied Optics,Journal of Optics, Journal of European Optical Society, Progress in electromagnetic research, Optics Communications, Journal of Applied Physics, ACS Photonics, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces,IEEE Photonics Journal, Materials Research Express, and Scientific Reports. She is also serves as a reviewer for international research projects funded by the US Department of Defense.

You can download the full Curriculum Vitae in .pdf format here.