Robert D. Nevels


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Office: WEB 205K
Phone: 979.845.7591
Fax: 979.845.6259

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Research Interests

  • Electromagnetics
  • Nanophotonics
  • Electromagnetic Scattering
  • Antennas

Awards & Honors

  • IEEE AP-S President-elect 2009, President 2010
  • IEEE Fellow
  • Eugene E.Webb'43 Faculty Fellow
  • IEEE-APS Administrative Committee (ADCOM)-elected 1998-2001 and 2011-2014
  • The IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Educator Award
  • The Clear Lake Council of Technical Societies Technical Educator of the Year
  • The Clear Lake IEEE Technical Educator Award
  • Outstanding Professor Award from IEEE Texas A&M Student Chapter, awarded twice
  • Texas A&M Former Students Distinguished Teaching Award, University Level
  • Texas A&M Former Students Distinguished Teaching Award, College Level awarded twice
  • The Amoco Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching
  • The Electromagnetics Academy
  • Union of Radio Science International (URSI)-Commission B, elected
  • Eta Kappa Nu
  • Sigma Xi


  • Ph.D., EE, University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi
  • M.S., EE, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
  • B.S., EE, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

Selected Publications

R. Nevels and K. Michalski, ‘Coulomb Gauge Green’s Functions for the Electromagnetic Field’, 8 Chapter Monograph published in, Air Force Research Laboratory Interaction Notes, C. E. Baum Ed., Note 564, Feb. 2001.

R. Nevels and K. Michalski, ‘The Coulomb Gauge in Electromagnetics’, Chapter in Encyclopedia of Microwave and RF Engineering, Ed: Kai Chang, John Wiley & Sons, 2005.

Associate Editor for Antennas, Handbook of RF/Microwave Components and Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, 2003.

Associate Editor for Antennas, Handbook of Optical Components and Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, 2003.

J. C. Goswami, R. E. Miller, and R. D. Nevels, ‘Wavelet Methods for Solving Integral and Differential Equations’, Chapter in Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Ed: John Webster, John Wiley & Sons, 1998.

Associate Editor for Antennas, Handbook of Microwave and Optical Devices, 4 vols., John Wiley & Sons, 1991.

Microwave Laboratory Manual, Original Manual for TAMU Microwave Lab

Laszlo B. Kish, and Robert D. Nevels, "Twisted Radio Waves and Twisted Thermodynamics," Submitted.

R. Nevels, G. R. Welch, P. S. Cremer, P. Hemmer, T. Phillips, S. Scully, A.V. Sokolov, A.A. Svidzinsky, H. Xia and M.O. Scully, "Visualizing and Detection of Single Molecules," Molecular Physics issue in honor of Nobel Laureate TAMU Physics Prof. Dudley Herschbach's 80th birthday, Vol.110, Issue 15-16,pp 1993-2000, Aug. 2012.

Eyob A. Sete, Anatoly A. Svidzinsky, Hichem Eleuch, Robert D. Nevels, and Marlan O. Scully, "Correlated spontaneous emission on the Danube," Journal of Modern Optics, Volume 57 Issue 14, 1311, 2010.