Marinos Vouvakis

Associate Professor

215 J Marcus Hall
University of Massachusetts
100 Natural Resources Rd
Amherst MA 01003-9292 

Phone: 
(413) 577-2148
Education: 

B.S., Democritus University of Thrace, Greece, 1999
M.S., Arizona State University, 2002
Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2005 

Research Interests: 

Applied and Computational Electromagnetics, EM CAD Design, Domain Decomposition Methods, Finite Element Methods, Boundary Element Methods, Hybrid Techniques, Antenna Arrays. 

Selected Publications: 
  • M. N. Vouvakis, Z. Cendes, and J.-F. Lee, "A FEM Domain Decomposition Method for Photonic and Electromagnetic Bangap Structures," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagations, accepted.
  • S.-C. Lee, M. N. Vouvakis, and J.-F. Lee, "A Non-Overlapping Domain Decomposition Method with Non-Matching Grids for Modeling Large Finite Antenna Arrays", Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 203 No 1, pp. 1-21, Feb. 2005.
  • S.-C. Lee, M. N. Vouvakis, K. Zhao, and J.-F. Lee, "Analyzing Microwave Devices Using an IE-QR Accelerated Symmetric FEBI," Internationals Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol. 203, No. 64, pp.528-546, Jun 2005
  • M. N. Vouvakis, S.-C Lee, K. Zhao and J.-F. Lee, "A Symmetric FEM-IE Formulation with Single-Level IE-QR Algorithm for Soling Electromagnetic Radiation and Scattering Problems," IEEE Transactions s on Antennas and Propagation, Vol 52, No 11, pp. 3060-3070, Nov 2004.
  • M. N. Vouvakis, C. A. Balanis, C. R. Birtcher and A. C. Polycarpou, "Ferrite-Loaded Cavity-Backed Antennas Including Nonlinear and Nonuniform Magnetization Effects," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 51, No 5, pp 1000-1010, May 2003.
Society Memberships: 

 Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S),  Microwave Theory and Techniques( MTT) and Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). 

Honors & Awards: 

2005 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium Best Student Paper Award (3rd Place). The Ohio State University ECE Department Teaching Fellow. ANSOFT Corp. Fellow.  

Institutional & Professional Service: 

2004 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium Technical Committee Program, Special session organizer and chair at international symposia in 2002 IEEE AP-S, Boston, 2004 IEEE AP-S, Monterey, 16th International Domain Decomposition Conference, New York, 2004 PIERS, Pisa. Technical Reviewer of IEEE APT, IEEE MTT and IEE Proc.-Micro. Antennas Propag.