PERSONAL:
Date & Place of Birth: 1987, Nikopol, Ukraine
EDUCATION and EMPLOYMENT:
2017+ 
Postdoctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 
20152017 
Scientist, Laboratory of Micro and Nano Optics, IRE NASU 
2014 
Ph.D. degree in Radio Physics, Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics NASU 
20122015 
Junior scientist and parttime Ph.D. student, LMNO, IRE NASU 
20092012 
Ph.D. student in Radio Physics, LMNO, IRE NASU 
2007 
Student, English language course at "International House," Kharkiv 
20042009 
Student in Applied Mathematics, Kharkiv National University, Ukraine. M.S. degree 
TOPICS of THESES:
Ph.D.: 
"Resonance scattering of electromagnetic waves by finite gratings of
thin metal and graphene strips."
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Supervisor: Prof. A.I. Nosich

M.S.: 
"Numerical simulation of spectral characteristics of
certain twodimensional open resonators." Supervisor: Prof. V.A. Shcherbina

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Singular Integral Equations, Imperfect Strip Scattering, Plasmon Resonances,
Optical Antennas, Eigenvalue Problems, Lasing
AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS:
2016 
Postdoctoral Fellowship of the Canon Foundation in Europe for research in Chuo University, Tokyo
(Prof. K. Kobayashi)
Team leader, Young Scientist Grant of the President of Ukraine,
"Electromagnetic analysis of modal spectrum and emission thresholds of plasmon nanolasers"

2015 
NATO Travel Grant for attending TERAMIR2015 Workshop in Cesme
URSI Young Scientist Travel Grant for attending ATRASC2015 in Gran Canaria
Travel Grant of OWTNM2015 for attending OWTNM2015 in London

2014 
EuMA Young Scientist Travel Grant for attending EuMC2014 in Rome
TICRA Foundation Young Scientist Grant for excellence in research and for attending EuCAP2014 in The Hague

2013 
USARFECA Travel Grant for attending CAOL2013 in Sudak
URSI Young Scientist Travel Grant for attending EMTS2013 in Hiroshima


Travel Grant of the ESF Network "PlasmonBionanosense" for visiting IPE ASCR 
2012 
IVF Ph.D. Scholarship, for the work on the project "Optical nanoantennas
made of thin noblemetal strips: integral equation modelling and surface plasmon resonances,"
in collaboration with IPE ASCR, Czech Republic (Prof. J. Ctyroky)

2012 
Researcher Mobility Grant of ESF for collaboration with Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
(Prof. J. Mosig)


EurAAP Travel Grant for attending EuCAP2012 in Prague

2011 
ONRG Travel Grant for attending TACONA2011 in Bad Honnef
COST Travel Grant for attending Summer School "New Frontiers in Optical Technologies"
at the Tampere University of Technology
COST Young Scientist Travel Grant for attending ICTON2011 in Stockholm

2010 
IEEE Antennas and Propagation Graduate Research Scholarship, for the work
on the project "The scattering of electromagnetic waves by single and multiple material
and impedance strips"
URSI Young Scientist Travel Grant for attending APRASC2010 in Toyama
Honorable Mention of MSMW10 int'l symposium Young Scientist Paper Contest with citation "The Next to the Best" 
20092012 
Scholarship from NASU 
20042009 
Scholarships from the Kharkiv National University 
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:
2013 
Elected Chair, IEEE PHS IREKharkiv Student Branch Chapter 
20112012 
Team member, MAEESASII joint project "Dnipro" with ENS de Cachan, France
Elected Secretary, IEEE EDS IREKharkiv Student Branch Chapter 
20102014 
Team member, Project #1.1.3.45 of the State Target Program "Nanotechnologies
and Nanomaterials" 
2010 
Team member, ASCRNASU exchange research project with IPE ASCR, Prague, Czech Republic 
2010+  IEEE student member, Member (since 2015) 
2009 
Team member, MENESR research and training network project
with Universite de Rennes 1, France
Team member, TUBITAKNASU exchange research project with Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey 
INVITED SEMINARS AND LECTURES:
Istitute of Photonics and Electronics v.v.i., Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic (2010, 2012)
Laboratory of Quantum and Molecular Photonics, Ecole Normale Superieur de Cachan, Cachan, France (2011)
Laboratory of Antennas, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan (2012)
Department of Electrical Engineering, Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan (2012)
Laboratory of Electromagnetics and Acoustics, Ecole Politechnique Federale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland (2012)
Department of Electrical, Electronics, and Communications Engineering, Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan (2016)
JOURNAL PAPERS (personal Hindex = 9 by Scopus):
1. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Scattering and
absorption of waves by flat material strips analyzed using generalized boundary
conditions and Nystromtype algorithm," IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propagation,
vol. 59, no 9, pp. 33393346, 2011.
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2. 
M.V. Balaban, E.I. Smotrova, O.V. Shapoval, V.S. Bulygin, A.I. Nosich,
"Nystromtype techniques for solving electromagnetics integral equations with smooth
and singular kernels,"
Int. J. Numerical Modeling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields, vol. 25,
no 5, pp. 490511, 2012. Special Issue on Nontraditional Differential and Integral
Equation Discretization Schemes
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3. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich,
"Grating and plasmon resonances in the scattering of light by finite silver nanostrip
gratings," Int. J. Semiconductor Physics, Quantum Electronics, and Optoelectronics,
Kiev, ISP NASU Press, vol. 15, no 3, pp. 200203, 2012.
[pdf]

4. 
O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich, "Finite gratings of many thin silver nanostrips:
optical resonances and role of periodicity,"
AIP Advances, vol. 3, no 4, pp. 042120/13, 2013.
[pdf]

5. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Modeling of plasmon resonances
of multiple flat noblemetal nanostrips with a medianline integral equation technique,"
IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology, vol. 12, no 3, pp. 442449, 2013.
[pdf]

6. 
O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich, J. Ctyroky,
"Resonance effects in the optical antennas shaped as finite comblike gratings of
noblemetal nanostrips," Proc. SPIE,
vol. 8781, pp. 87810U/8, 2013. Special Issue on Integrated Optics: Physics and Simulation
[pdf]

7. 
O.V. Shapoval, J. S. GomezDiaz, J. PerruisseauCarrier, J. Mosig, A.I.
Nosich, "Integral equation analysis of plane wave scattering
by coplanar graphenestrip gratings in the THz range,"
IEEE Trans. Terahertz Science and Technology, vol. 3, no 5, pp. 666673, 2013.
[pdf]

8. 
M.V. Balaban, O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich, "THz wave scattering by a graphene strip
and a disk in the free space: integral equation analysis and surface plasmon resonances,"
IOP J. of Optics, vol. 15, no 11, art. no. 114007/9, 2013. Special Issue on Graphene Nanophotonics
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9. 
I.O. Sukharevsky, O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich, A. Altintas, "Validity and
limitations of the medianline integral equation technique in the scattering by material strips of
subwavelength thickness," IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propagation,
vol. 62, no 7, pp. 36233631, 2014.
[pdf]

10. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Comparison of refractiveindex sensitivities of
opticalmode resonances on a finite comblike grating of
silver nanostrips," IEEE J. of Quantum Electronics,
vol. 51, no 4, art. no. 7200108/8, 2015.
[pdf]

11. 
O.V. Shapoval,
"Scattering of light waves by finite metal nanostrip gratings: Nystromtype method and resonance
effects," Radioelectronics and Communications Systems,
vol. 58, no 5, pp. 201211, 2015.

12. 
O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich,
"Bulk refractiveindex sensitivities of the THzrange plasmon resonances on a microsize
graphene strip," IOP J. of Physics D: Applied Physics,
vol. 49, no 5, pp. 055105/8, 2016.
[pdf]

13. 
O.V. Shapoval, K. Kobayashi, A.I. Nosich, "Electromagnetic engineering
of a singlemode nanolaser on a metal plasmonic strip placed into a circular quantum
wire," IEEE J. Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics,
vol. 23, no 6, art. no 1501609, 2017.
Special Issue on Semiconductor Lasers
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CONFERENCE PAPERS:
1. 
O.V. Shapoval, V.O. Shcherbina, "Resonators
of microwave oscillators," Proc. FrenchUkrainian
School on HighEnergy Physics, Mukachevo, 2008, pp. 195196.

2. 
O.V. Shapoval, V.O. Shcherbina, "Diffraction
characteristics of open 2D
resonators," Proc. Ukrainian Student Conf. Applied Mathematics and
Informatics, Lviv, 2009.

3. 
V.O. Shcherbina, O.V. Shapoval, "Spectral and diffraction
characteristics of open planar resonators," Abstracts Int. Workshop Modern Challenges
in Microwave Superconductivity,
Photonics and Electronics, Kharkiv, 2009.

4. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Backscattering from
thin magnetodielectric strips at the grazing incidence of the Hpolarized plane wave,"
Proc. Int. Symp. Physics and Engineering of Microwaves, MM and SubMM Waves (MSMW10),
Kharkiv, 2010, A4.
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This paper was awarded the NexttotheBest honorable mention

5. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Hwave scattering by
a magnetodielectric strip analyzed with the Nystromtype numerical algorithm,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON10),
Munich, 2010, Tu.P.14.
[pdf]

6. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Numerical algorithm for the
scattering by imperfect strips using the Nystromtype discretization,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Mathematical Methods in Electromagnetic Theory (MMET*10),
Kiev, 2010, IET3.
[pdf]

7. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Plasmon resonances in
the Hwave scattering by a nanosize thin flat silver strip,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Laser and FiberOptic Networks Modeling (LFNM10),
Sebastopol, 2010, pp. 3739.
[pdf]

8. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Hwave scattering by
a flat impedance strip analyzed with the Nystromtype numerical method,"
Proc. AsiaPacific Radio Science Conference (APRASC2010),
Toyama, 2010, B5b7.
This paper was awarded the URSI Young Scientist Award

9. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Coplanar gratings of
multiple thin noblemetal nanostrips as surface plasmon resonance structures,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON11),
Stockholm, 2011, We.B2.4.
[pdf]

10. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Surface plasmon
resonances and gap size effects in multistrip nanoantennas,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Laser and FiberOptic Networks Modeling (LFNM11),
Kharkiv, 2011, 079.
[pdf]

11. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Essentials of the medianline integral
equation technique for the simulation of scattering by flat metal nanostrips,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Theoretical and Computational Nanophotonics (TACONA2011), Bad Honnef, 2011,
pp. 174176.
[pdf]

12. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "FabryPerotlike resonances in the
Epolarized electromagnetic plane wave scattering and absorption by a thin dielectric strip,"
Proc. European Conf. on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP2012), Prague, 2012, A072.3.
[pdf]

13. 
D.M. Natarov, O.V. Shapoval, M. Marciniak, A.I. Nosich, "Rayleigh anomalies
in the Epolarized scattering by finite flat gratings of silver nanostrips or nanowires,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Mathematical Methods in Electromagnetic Theory (MMET’12), Kharkiv, 2012
pp. 4447.
[pdf]

14. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Hwave scattering by a finite periodic
silver nanostrip grating: from surface plasmons to periodicityinduced grating resonances,"
Proc. Int. Conf. NearField Optics (NFO12), San Sebastian, 2012, p. 195.

15. 
O.V. Shapoval, R. Sauleau, A.I. Nosich, "Grating and plasmon resonances in the
light scattering by finite silver nanostrip gratings,"
Proc. Int. Symp. Antennas and Propagation (ISAP2012), Nagoya, 2012, pp. 656659.
[pdf]

16. 
O.V. Shapoval, J. Ctyroky, A.I. Nosich, "Mathematical simulation of optical
nanoantenna based on a comblike finite nanostrip grating,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Electronics and Nanotechnology (ELNANO2013), Kiev, 2013, pp. 6165.

17. 
O.V. Shapoval, J. S. GomezDiaz, J. PerruisseauCarrier, J. Mosig,
A.I. Nosich, "Integral equation modeling of the THz wave scattering by graphenestrip
gratings,"
Proc. URSI Comm. B Symposium on EM Theory (EMTS2013), Hiroshima, 2013, pp. 4144.
This paper was awarded the URSI Young Scientist Award

18. 
A.I. Nosich, V.O. Byelobrov, O.V. Shapoval, D.M. Natarov, T.L. Zinenko,
M. Marciniak, "Grating resonances as an alternative to plasmon resonances in nanophotonics
applications,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON2013), Cartagena, 2013, We.C5.2.
Invited paper

19. 
A.I. Nosich, V.O. Byelobrov, O.V. Shapoval, D.M. Natarov, T.L. Zinenko,
M. Marciniak, J. Ctyroky, "Grating resonances on periodic arrays of subwavelength wires and
strips: historical narrative and possible applications,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Advanced Optoelectronics and Lasers (CAOL2013), Sudak, 2013, pp. 1013.
Invited paper
[pdf]

20. 
O.V. Shapoval, J. Ctyroky, "Finite comblike silver nanostrip grating in the
optical range: interplay of resonances,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Advanced Optoelectronics and Lasers (CAOL2013), Sudak, 2013, pp. 214216.

21. 
O.V. Shapoval, I.O. Sukharevsky, A. Altintas, A.I. Nosich, "Wave scattering by
one and many thin material strips: singular integral equations, meshless Nystrom discretization, and
periodicity caused resonances,"
Proc. European Conf. on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP2014), The Hague, 2014, pp. 19441946.

22. 
O.V. Shapoval, I.O. Sukharevsky, A. Altintas, "Validity of generalized boundary
conditions and singular integral equation method in the scattering of light by thin dielectric
strips,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Electronics and Nanotechnology (ELNANO2014), Kiev, 2014, pp. 9396.
Invited paper

23. 
A.I. Nosich, O.V. Shapoval, I.O. Sukharevsky, A. Altintas, "Test of accuracy of
the generalized boundary conditions in the scattering by thin dielectric strips,"
Proc. Int. Conf. on Numerical Electromagnetic Modeling and Optimization (NEMO2014), Pavia, 2014, no 163.

24. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Refractiveindex sensitivities of optical resonances of a
finite comblike silver nanostrip grating,"
Proc. European Microwave Conf. (EuMC2014), Rome, 2014, pp. 672675.

25. 
O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich, "Analysis of modal spectrum and associated
thresholds of a silverstrip plasmonic nanolaser as a novel light emitter,"
Abstracts Int. Workshop Optical Wave and Waveguide Theory and Numerical Modeling, London,
2015, p. 110.

26. 
A.I. Nosich, V.O. Byelobrov, T.L. Zinenko, D.M. Natarov, O.V.
Shapoval, "Optical grating or lattice resonances on silver strip and wire gratings,"
Abstracts Int. Workshop Optical Wave and Waveguide Theory and Numerical Modeling, London,
2015, p. 22.

27. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Basic equations of LEP for a silver strip nanolaser,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Electronics and Nanotechnology (ELNANO2015), Kiev, 2015, pp. 222224.

28. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Electromagnetic modeling of a silver nanostrip
laser placed into an active cylinder,"
Proc. Atlantic Radio Science Conference (ATRASC2015), Gran Canaria, 2015.
This paper was awarded the URSI Young Scientist Award

29. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Near fields of the lasing modes of a plasmonassisted nanostrip
with an active shell,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON2015), Budapest, 2015, We.A6.5.

30. 
O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich, "Microsize graphene strip as a surface
plasmon resonance based bulk refractive index sensor,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON2015), Budapest, 2015, We.P.21.

31. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Modes and associated thresholds of a silverstrip
plasmonic nanolasers,"
Proc. Young Scientist Forum on Applied Physics (YSF2015), Dnipropetrovsk, 2015, EM5.

32. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Microsize graphene strip as a plasmonresonance sensor
of the bulk refractive index,"
Proc. NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Detection of Explosives and CBRN Using Terahertz,
Cesme, 2015.

33. 
A.I. Nosich, O.V. Shapoval, V.O. Byelobrov, D.M. Natarov, "New frontiers
for Maxwell equations: electromagnetic modeling of lasers as open resonators with active regions,"
Proc. National Electromagnetic Theory Meeting Japan (EMT2015), Miyazaki, 2015, pp. 4956.
Invited paper

34. 
O.V. Shapoval, "Electromagnetic engineering of a plasmonstrip loaded quantum wire,"
Proc. Int. Conf. Electronics and Nanotechnology (ELNANO2016), Kiev, 2016, pp. 154156.

35. 
O.V. Shapoval, A.I. Nosich, "Nystromtype method essentials in the scattering
by comblike graphene strip grating in the THz range,"
Proc. European Conf. on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP2016), Davos, 2016, PS3.19.

36. 
A.I. Nosich, M.V. Balaban, V.O. Byelobrov, D.M. Natarov, O.V. Shapoval,
"Essentials and merits of the method of analytical regularization in computational optics and
photonics," Proc. Int. Conf. Laser and FiberOptics Numerical Modeling (LFNM2016),
Odessa, 2016, pp. 7781. Invited paper

37. 
O.V. Shapoval, D.M. Natarov, K. Kobayashi, "Wave scattering and emission by a plasmonic strip
placed into a circular quantum wire,"
Proc. Young Scientist Forum on Applied Physics and Engineering (YSF2016), Kharkiv, 2016.
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EXTERNAL REFERENCES:
Prof. 
J. Ctyroky,
Institute of Photonics and Electronics ASCR, Prague 18251, Czech Rep.
FAX: +420284680222, Email: ctyroky@ufe.cz


Prof. 
K. Kobayashi, Chuo University, Tokyo, 1128551, Japan.
FAX: +81338171847, Email: kazuya@tamacc.chuou.ac.jp 

Prof. 
R. Sauleau,
IETR, University of Rennes 1, Rennes Cedex 35042, France.
FAX: +33223236969, Email: ronan.sauleau@univrennes1.fr 
Prof. 
J. Mosig,
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, CH1015 Lausanne, Switzerland.
FAX: +41216932673, Email: juan.mosig@epfl.ch 
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