Personal Information
  • Date of Birth: 11 June 1991
  • Citizenship: Greek
  • Greek: Native Speaker
  • English: B2 Language Certificate

Awards and Distinctions

Internship and Work Experience

Journal Publications:
  1. S.N. Daskalakis, J. Kimionis, A Collado, G. Goussetis, M. M. Tentzeris and A. Georgiadis, Ambient Backscatterers using FM Broadcasting for Low Cost and Low Power Wireless Applications, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (TMTT), accepted, Dec. 2017. ​​
  2. A. Collado, S. N. Daskalakis, K. Niotaki, R. Martinez, F. Bolos and A. Georgiadis, Rectifier Design Challenges for RF Wireless Power Transfer and Energy Harvesting Systems, RADIOENGINEERING, Vol. 26, No. 1, Apr. 2017. ​
  3. S.N. Daskalakis, S.D. Assimonis, E. Kampianakis and A. Bletsas, Soil Moisture Scatter Radio Networking with Low Power, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (TMTT), Special Issue on RFID Sensing & Imaging, Vol. 64, No. 7, pp. 2338-2346, Jul. 2016. ​​
  4. S.D. Assimonis, S.N. Daskalakis and A. Bletsas, Sensitive and Efficient RF Harvesting Supply for Battery-less Backscatter Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (TMTT), Vol. 64, No. 4, pp. 1327-1338, Apr. 2016.

Conference Publications:
  1. S.N. Daskalakis, A. Georgiadis, A. Collado and M.M. Tentzeris, An UHF rectifier with 100% bandwidth based on a ladder LC impedance matching network, IEEE European Microwave Week (EuMW) (submitted), October 2017, Nuremberg, Germany.
  2. S. N. Daskalakis, A. Collado, A. Georgiadis, and M. M. Tentzeris, Backscatter Morse Leaf Sensor for Agricultural Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE Sensors Conf., October-November 2017, Glascow, Scotland, UK.
  3. S.N. Daskalakis, J. Kimionis, J. Hester, A. Collado, M. M. Tentzeris and A. Georgiadis,, Inkjet printed 24 GHz rectenna on paper for millimeter wave identification and wireless power transfer applications, IMWS-AMP Int. Microwave Workshop Series on Adv. Materials and Processes, September 2017, Pavia, Italy.
  4. S.N. Daskalakis, J. Kimionis, A. Collado, M.M. Tentzeris and A. Georgiadis, Ambient FM Backscattering for Smart Agricultural Monitoring, IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS), June 2017, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
  5. A. Servent, S.N. Daskalakis, A. Collado and A. Georgiadis, A Proximity Wireless Sensor Based on Backscatter Communication, International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Symposium, March 2017, Firenze, Italy.
  6. G. Vougioukas, S.N. Daskalakis and A. Bletsas, Could Battery-less Scatter Radio Tags Achieve 270-meter Range?, IEEE Wireless Power Transfer Conference (WPTC), May 2016, Aveiro, Portugal.
  7. S.N. Daskalakis, A. Georgiadis, A. Bletsas, C. Kalialakis, Dual Band RF Harvesting with Low-Cost Lossy Substrate for Low-Power Supply System, IEEE European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP), April 2016, Davos, Switzerland. ​​
  8. S.N. Daskalakis​, S.D. Assimonis, E. Kampianakis and A. Bletsas, Soil Moisture Wireless Sensing with Analog Scatter Radio, Low Power, Ultra-Low Cost and Extended Communication Ranges, IEEE Sensors Conference (SENSORS), November 2014, Valencia, Spain.
  9. S.D. Assimonis, S.N. Daskalakis and A. Bletsas, Efficient RF Harvesting for Low-Power Input with Low-Cost Lossy Substrate Rectenna Grid, IEEE International Conference on RFID-Technology and Applications (RFID-TA), September 2014, Tampere, Finland.

​Academic Experience

Research Interests
  • Backscatter Radio Communication
  • RF Energy Harvesting
  • Satellite Communications
  • Low-cost and Low-energy Wireless Sensor Networks
  • RF Engineering and Software-Defined Radios (RTL-SDR)
  • IC/MMIC Design ​​
  • InkJet/3D Printing for Additive Manufacturing ​​

​Other Activities
  • IEEE Student Member​
  • IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society Member​
  • Member of IEEE Sensors Council, IEEE Nanotechnology Council and IEEE Council on RFID
  • Chair of IEEE TUC Student Branch (2014 & 2015)
  • Old Member of TUC Radio Team (Radio Entasi)
  • PCB Design & 3D Printing ​ ​
  • Cycling