Albert Redo-Sanchez

MBA (GPA 3.96) Graduated May 2008, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY (USA)
Ph.D. in Applied Physics (Grade A with Honors – Excellent Cum Laude) July 2004, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain)
Masters Degree in Advanced Physics (Grade A) July 2001, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain)
Bachelors in Physics July 1999, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain)
Sophomore in Industrial Engineering July 2001, ETSEIB, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona (Spain)

Career Highlights:
Albert Redo-Sanchez received the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degree in Physics from the University of Barcelona (Spain) in 1999, 2001 and 2004. He is currently a Research Assistant Professor at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY (USA). His work focused in Continuous-Wave THz systems for NDE applications. Previously, he worked in ASM-Dimatec Ingenieria S.A. (Spain) as R&D manager in several projects for the automotive sector with a result of 4 patent applications. His research interests are in the areas of millimeter-wave applications, signal/image processing, and computer science.

Select Publications

Redo-Sanchez, A., and Zhang, X.-C. “Terahertz Technology and Science Trends.” Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 14.2 (2008): in press

Zeng, G., Redo-Sanchez, A., Zhang, X.-C., and Embrechts, M. “Independent Component Analysis for Separating Water Vapor Spectrum from Terahertz Spectra.” Artificial Neural Networks in Engineering, Nov. 2007, Rolla, MO, USA

Zhong, Z., Redo-Sanchez, A., and Zhang, X.-C. “Standoff Sensing and Imaging of Explosive Related Chemical and Bio-chemical Materials Using THz-TDS.” International Journal of High Speed electronics and Systems 17.2 (2007): 239-249

Redo-Sanchez, A., and Zhang, X.-C. “Terahertz Photonics,” chapter “Microwave Photonics.” CRC Press, 2006

Zeng, G., Embrechts, M., Redo-Sanchez, A., Han, L., and Zhang, X.-C. “Independent Component Analysis for Materials Identification from Terahertz Spectra.” Artificial Neural Networks in Engineering, Nov. 2006, St. Louis, MO, USA

Zhong, H., Redo-Sanchez, A., and Zhang, X.-C. “Identification and Classification of Chemicals Using a Terahertz Reflective Spectroscopy Focal-Plane Imaging System.” Optics Express 14.20 (2006): 9130-9141

Redo-Sanchez, A., Tejada, J., and Bohigas, X. “Bubble Detector in Polyurethane Applications Based on a Microwave System.” IEEE Sensors Journal 6.4 (2006): 939-944

Redo-Sanchez, A., Karpowicz, N., Xu, J., and Zhang, X.-C. “Damage and Defect Inspection with Terahertz Waves.” The 4th International Workshop on Ultrasonic and Advanced Methods for Non-destructive Testing and Material Characterization, June 2006, Dartmouth, MA, USA

Redo, A., Karpowicz, N., and Zhang, X.-C. “Sensing and Imaging with Continuous-Wave Terahertz Systems.” AIP Conference Proceedings 820.1 (2006): 508-514

Zhong, H., Redo, A., Chen, Y., and Zhang, X.-C. “THz Wave Standoff Detection of Explosive Material.” Terahertz for Military and Security Applications IV (Proc. of SPIE) 6212 (2006): 62120L

Redo, A., Karpowicz, N., Li, X., and Zhang, X.-C. “THz Wave Sensing and Imaging for Industrial Applications.” Teratech 2005, Nov. 2005, Osaka, Japan

Liu, H., Zhong, H., Karpowicz, N., Li, X., Redo, A., Chen, Y., Xu, J., and Zhang, X.-C. “THz Photonics Technology and its Applications.” International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics (2005): 15-18

Zhong, H., Karpowicz, N., Redo, A., Li, X., Wang, S.H., Ferguson, B., and Zhang, X.-C. “Terahertz Wave Imaging Technology.” The 4th World Congress on Industrial Process Tomography, Sept. 2005, Aizu, Japan

Zhong, H., Redo, A., Chen, Y., and Zhang, X.-C. “Standoff Distance Detection of Explosive Materials with THz Waves.” IRMMW-THz 1.1 (2005): 42-43

Karpowicz, N., Redo, A., Zhong, H., Li, X., Xu, J., and Zhang, X.-C. “Continuous-Wave Terahertz Imaging for Non-Destructive Testing Applications.” IRMMW-THz 1.1 (2005): 329-330

Ruiz, X., Ramirez-Piscina, L, Redo, A., and Casademunt, J. “Nonlinear Response of Fluid Flow to G-jitter in Differentially Heated Cavities. Sub-harmonic Route to Chaos and Beyond.” European Space Agency Publications 454.2 (2001): 871-878

As inventor/co-inventor:
WO2004/106149 “Palpation system for insertion of windows in vehicles;” WO2004/011918 “Microwave system for detecting bubbles;”
WO2002/094693 “Machine for transporting and stacking magnetic and non-magnetic sheets;”
WO2002/08100 (US 6746063) “Device for separating, lifting and transporting sheets of aluminum or other non-ferromagnetic material”

Other patents participated:
PCT/ES03/00673 “Mixer-dozer bi-component system;”
PCT/ES02/00344 “Universal Stacker;” PCT/ES02/00197 “Machine for cleaning nozzles using paper”