UCL Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Dr Lidia Galdino

Dr Lidia Galdino

Royal Academy of Engineering Fellow

Dept of Electronic & Electrical Eng

Faculty of Engineering Science

Joined UCL
15th Jan 2016

Research summary


Lidia Galdino

Lecturer and a Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow

Dr Lidia Galdino received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in electronic and electrical engineering from the University of Campinas, Brazil, in 2008 and 2013, respectively.Dr Galdino commenced a lectureship and a Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship in September 2018 on the topic of "Capacity-approaching, Ultra-Wideband Nonlinear optical Fibre Transmission System", and a co-investigated in the EPSRC TRANSNET programme grant. She previously worked as a Senior Research Associate on the EPSRC UNLOC programme grant.

She is Associate Editor of Optical Fiber Technology and worked on the Technical Programme Subcommittee for several international conferences

Dr Galdino was a co-recipient of the RAEng Colin Campbell Mitchell Award in 2015 for pioneering contributions to optical communications technology and named as one of the 2017 “Top 50 Women in Engineering under 35” by The Telegraph and Women in Engineering Society which features the U.K.’s top rising female stars of engineering.