Dr. Paulina Segovia Olivera

Postdoctoral Fellow

Email: segovia_paulina'at'hotmail.com

Work address (office): 

Electrical Engineering Department
Tel Aviv University, Israel



Dates: 2007-2012
Name of Organization: Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon
Degree: Ph.D. in Physics
Thesis: Elastic scattering of surface plasmons polaritons: near field and farfield interactions. 
Supervisor: Dr. Victor Coello and Dr. Nora Elizondo

Dates: 2002-2007
Name of Organization: University of Guanajuato
Degree: B. Sc. In Physics Engineering
Thesis: Rate equations Dynamics for Upconversion emission in nanocrystalline ZrO2: Yb3+,Er3+
Supervisor: Dr. Luis Armando Díaz from the Optics Research Centre (CIO).


Dates: 2015 - PRESENT 
Job Description: Postdoctoral Fellow
Name of Organization: Tel Aviv University, Israel

Dates: 2015 - PRESENT
Job Description: External Collaborator
Name of Organization: ITMO University, Russian Federation

Dates: 2012 – 2014 
Job Description: CONACYT Postdoctoral Fellow
Name of Organization: King’s College London, UK


Dates: 2015 - PRESENT 
DescriptionMember of the Mexican National System of Researchers, level 1 (SNI 1)

Journal referee:  Optics Express, Photonics Technology Letters (IEEE).

Dates: 2012-2014
Teaching experience: Tutoring in Mathematics, Thermal and Field physics modules
Name of Organization:  King’s College London, UK


  1.  Hyperbolic metamaterial antenna for second-harmonic generation tomography 

    Paulina Segovia, Giuseppe Marino, Alexey V. Krasavin, Nicolas Olivier, Gregory A. Wurtz, Pavel A. Belov, Pavel Ginzburg, and Anatoly V. Zayats 

    Opt. Express 23, 30730-30738 (2015).

    Link: Opt. Express 23, 30730-30738 (2015).

    Download PDF: Opt. Express 23, 30730-30738 (2015).

  2.  Purcell effect in Hyperbolic Metamaterial Resonators

    A. P. Slobozhanyuk, P. Ginzburg, D. A. Powell, I. Iorsh, A. S. Shalin, P. Segovia, A. V. Krasavin, G. A. Wurtz, V.A. Podolskiy, P. A. Belov and A. V. Zayats  

    Phys. Rev. B. 92, 195127 (2015) 

    Link: Phys. Rev. B. 92, 195127 (2015)

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  3.  Nanotechnology 26 (2015) 444001Boundary effects in finite size plasmonic crystals: focusing and routing of plasmonic beams for optical communications

    M I Benetou, J-S Bouillard, P Segovia, W Dickson, B C Thomsen, P Bayvel and A V Zayats

    Nanotechnology 26 (2015) 444001

    Link: Nanotechnology 26 (2015) 444001

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  4. Sci. Rep.  4, 7234, 2014Shaping plasmon beams via the controlled illumination of finite-size plasmonic crystals

    J.-S. Bouillard, P. Segovia, W. Dickson, G. A. Wurtz & A. V. Zayats

    Sci. Rep.  4, 7234, 2014.

    Link: Sci. Rep.  4, 7234, 2014.

    Download PDF:  Sci. Rep. 4, 7234, 2014


  5. NANO 07, 1150003 (2012)Elastic Surface Plasmons Polaritons scattering: near and far field interactions

    Paulina Segovia and Victor Coello

    NANO 07, 1150003 (2012) 

    Link: NANO 07, 1150003 (2012) 

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Book Chapters:

 Green Chemistry - Environmentally Benign ApproachesGreen Synthesis and Characterizations of Silver and Gold Nanoparticles

Nora Elizondo, Paulina Segovia, Víctor Coello, Jesús Arriaga, Sergio Belmares, Aracelia Alcorta, Francisco Hernández, Ricardo Obregón, Ernesto Torres and Francisco Paraguay

Green Chemistry - Environmentally Benign Approaches, Dr. Mazaahir Kidwai (Ed.),
ISBN: 978-953-51-0334-9, InTech,
DOI: 10.5772/34365

Link: Green Chemistry - Environmentally Benign Approaches

Download PDF: Green Chemistry - Environmentally Benign Approaches 

 Plasmonic phenomena in nanoarrays of metallic particlesPlasmonic phenomena in nanoarrays of metallic particles

Victor Coello, Rodolfo Cortes, Paulina Segovia, Cesar Garcia and Nora Elizondo

Plasmons: Theory and Applications, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2010,
ISBN : 1617613061

Link: Green Chemistry - Environmentally Benign Approaches