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Oswaldo Baffa Filho

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Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto (FFCLRP)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

Oswaldo Baffa Filho received his Bachelor's degree in Physics (1976), at the Institute of Physics and Chemistry of São Carlos (IFQSC) at the University of São Paulo (USP), where he also completed his master's degree (1980) and doctorate (1984) in Applied Physics (Molecular Biophysics). Since then he has worked in interdisciplinary projects at the interface of the areas of biophysics and medical physics. Dosimetry and Electron Spin Resonance Dating (ESR), Biomagnetism and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) have been areas of interest. Since graduation, he has been working in undergraduate and graduate teaching activities and is responsible for structuring and teaching various disciplines. He was one of the creators of the Postgraduate program in Physics Applied to Medicine and Biology and of the undergraduate program in Medical Physics at FFCLRP-USP. In 1981, he joined the Department of Physics and Mathematics, current Department of Physics, Faculty of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters of Ribeirão Preto (FFCLRP), University of São Paulo as assistant professor where he was promoted to full professor in 1996. He completed an internship Postdoctoral fellowship (1986-1988) at the Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, with the support of the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, which was very important for the creation of a research group on biomagnetism. This group gained national and international recognition with several pioneering works in magnetism applied to the study of the gastrointestinal system. Baffa maintains a long-standing collaboration with the Biomagnetism Laboratory of the UW-Madison Medical Physics Department where he was appointed as a Visiting Professor until 2022. His research interests in the early times were focused primarily on Biophysics, investigating the structural aspects of hemoproteins. Later he has been dedicating more efforts to the area of medical physics, especially with works in biomagnetism, ESR for dosimetry and dating, magnetic resonance (MRI) for dosimetry, spectroscopy (MRS), and functional magnetic resonance imaging FMRI), among other applications. The ESR dating method has applied to several Brazilian archaeological sites, such as Pedra Furada in São Raimundo Nonato, Piauí. He was one of the coordinators of the CINAPCE Project, FAPESP, for the area of Neurosciences. He was Deputy Director and Director of the Faculty of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters of Ribeirão Preto-USP FFCLRP, member of the university council of USP, member of the Council of the Museum of Archeology and Ethnology (MAE-USP), department head, committee chair, Vice president of the Editorial Board of Revista USP, president of the Medical Physics Area Commission of the Brazilian Society of Physics and participant of other associations. He was lecturer of the College on Medical Physics (1988) and the College on Advanced Techniques in Archeology and Conservation of Works of Art (1994) of the International Center for Theoretical Physics-Trieste, Italy. Has visited several scientific institutions in Brazil and abroad conducting seminars and scientific exchange. He has received students from Latin America and other countries for internships at his laboratories. He participated and organized several national and international scientific events. Baffa was a Fellow of the Fulbright Program (2015). Participated in several evaluation committees of CNPq, FAPESP, CAPES and the State Board of Education. He is a reviewer of several international journals and a member of the editorial board of Biomedical Physics and Engineering Express (BPEX) and the International Advisory Board of Physics in Medicine and Biology. He is a member of the Brazilian Society of Physics and the Brazilian Association of Medical Physics. He was the president of the Strategic Council of the Technological Park of Ribeirão Preto, representative of the titular professors in the University Council and member of CNPq Advisory Committee. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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RECH, AMANDA BURG; BARBI, GUSTAVO LAZZARO; ALMEIDA VENTURA, LUIZ HENRIQUE; GUIMARAES, FLAVIO SILVA; OLIVEIRA, HARLEY FRANCISCO; BAFFA, OSWALDO. In vivo dose evaluation during gynaecological radiotherapy using l-alanine/ESR dosimetry. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, v. 159, n. 1-4, SI, p. 194-198, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (10/12780-2)

OLIVEIRA, LUIZ C.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. A new luminescent material based on CaB6O10:Pb to detect radiation. Journal of Luminescence, v. 181, p. 171-178, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (12/18687-0)

BAFFA, O.; MATSUDA, R. H.; ARSALANI, S.; PROSPERO, A.; MIRANDA, J. R. A.; WAKAI, R. T.. Development of an optical pumped gradiometric system to detect magnetic relaxation of magnetic nanoparticles. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, v. 475, p. 533-538, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/06032-0)

OLIVEIRA, L. C.; BAFFA, O.. Optically and thermally stimulated luminescence of CaB6O10:Ce,LiCl: Basic properties. Journal of Luminescence, v. 188, p. 180-187, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (12/18687-0)

KINOSHITA, ANGELA; SKINNER, ANNE R.; GUIDON, NIEDE; IGNACIO, ELAINE; FELICE, GISELE DALTRINI; BUCO, CRISTIANE DE A.; TATUMI, SONIA; YEE, MARCIO; GRACIANO FIGUEIREDO, ANA MARIA; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Dating human occupation at Toca do Serrote das Moendas, Sao Raimundo Nonato, Piaui-Brasil by electron spin resonance and optically stimulated luminescence. Journal of Human Evolution, v. 77, n. SI, p. 187-195, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (07/06720-4)

FRANCA, LEONARDO V. S.; OLIVEIRA, LUIZ C.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Development of a thermoluminescence and radioluminescence integrated spectrometer. MEASUREMENT, v. 134, p. 492-499, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (12/18687-0)

WALG, Y. PELEG; SILVEIRA, M. A.; EAFERGAN, N.; KRUTMAN, Y.; BAFFA, O.; BERMAN, A.; ORION, I. Characterization of novel polydiacetylene gel dosimeter for radiotherapy. BIOMEDICAL PHYSICS & ENGINEERING EXPRESS, v. 6, n. 5, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/07699-0, 15/18221-9)

SOUZA, VICTOR HUGO; BAFFA, OSWALDO; GARCIA, MARCO A. C.. Lateralized asymmetries in distribution of muscular evoked responses: An evidence of specialized motor control over an intrinsic hand muscle. Brain Research, v. 1684, p. 60-66, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (12/11937-0)

LUCAS APARECIDO ROSA LEITE; ANGELA KINOSHITA; OSWALDO BAFFA; RODNEY KOZLOWISKI DE AZEVEDO; VANESSA DORO ABDALLAH. Electron Spin Resonance (ESR) in detection of aquatic pollution through host-parasite relationship. Rev. Ambient. Água, v. 13, n. 6, p. -, . (07/06720-4)

OLIVEIRA, LUIZ C.; YUKIHARA, EDUARDO G.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. MgO:Li,Ce,Sm as a high-sensitivity material for Optically Stimulated Luminescence dosimetry. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v. 6, . Web of Science Citations: 14. (12/18687-0)

GUIDELLI, EDER JOSE; RAMOS, ANA PAULA; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Unconventional Increase in Non-Radiative Transitions in Plasmon-Enhanced Luminescence: A Distance-Dependent Coupling. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v. 6, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (11/09521-8)

GUIDELLI, EDER JOSE; RAMOS, ANA PAULA; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Enhancing and quenching luminescence with gold nanoparticle films: the influence of substrate on the luminescent properties. Nanotechnology, v. 27, n. 1, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (11/09521-8)

GUIDELLI, EDER JOSE; RAMOS, ANA PAULA; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Silver nanoparticle films for metal enhanced luminescence: Toward development of plasmonic radiation detectors for medical applications. SENSORS AND ACTUATORS B-CHEMICAL, v. 224, p. 248-255, . Web of Science Citations: 11. (11/09521-8)

BRAVO-MIRANDA, CARLOS; RECH, AMANDA BURG; OLIVEIRA, HARLEY FRANCISCO; BERTUCCI, EDENYSE; CORDOVA-FRAGA, TEODORO; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Measurement of rectum dose by in vivo alanine/ESR dosimetry in gynecological Ir-192 HDR brachytherapy. Radiation Measurements, v. 75, p. 45-52, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (13/03258-9)

ARSALANI, SOUDABEH; GUIDEILI, EDER J.; SILVEIRA, MATHEUS A.; SALMON, CARLOS E. G.; ARAUJO, JEFFERSON F. D. F.; BRUNO, ANTONIO C.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Magnetic Fe3O4 nanoparticles coated by natural rubber latex as MRI contrast agent. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, v. 475, p. 458-464, . Web of Science Citations: 6. (16/06032-0)

SOUZA, VICTOR HUGO; MATSUDA, RENAN H.; PERES, ANDRE S. C.; AMORIM, PAULO HENRIQUE J.; MORAES, THIAGO F.; SILVA, JORGE VICENTE L.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Development and characterization of the InVesalius Navigator software for navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE METHODS, v. 309, p. 109-120, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (09/09064-6, 12/11937-0)

SOUZA, VICTOR HUGO; VIEIRA, TAIAN MARTINS; CUNHA PERESA, ANDRE SALLES; CAVALCANTI GARCIA, MARCO ANTONIO; VARGAS, CLAUDIA DOMINGUES; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Effect of TMS coil orientation on the spatial distribution of motor evoked potentials in an intrinsic hand muscle. BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING-BIOMEDIZINISCHE TECHNIK, v. 63, n. 6, p. 635-645, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (13/07699-0, 12/11937-0)

GUIDELLI, EDER J.; LIMA, IARA S.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Monosodium glutamate for accidental, retrospective, and medical dosimetry using electron spin resonance. RADIATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL BIOPHYSICS, v. 57, n. 4, p. 349-356, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (07/06720-4)

BRAZ, GUILHERME A.; BAGGIO, ANDRE L.; AGNOLLITTO, PAULO M.; GRILLO, FELIPE W.; PAVAN, THEO Z.; PAULA, FRANCISCO J. A.; NOGUEIRA-BARBOSA, MARCELLO H.; CARDOSO, GEORGE C.; CARNEIRO, ANTONIO A. O.. TISSUE CHARACTERIZATION BY LOW-FREQUENCY ACOUSTIC WAVES GENERATED BY A SINGLE HIGH-FREQUENCY FOCUSED ULTRASOUND BEAM. ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY, v. 47, n. 2, p. 334-344, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/06032-0)

CORTES FARIA, FABIO HENRIQUE; KINOSHITA, ANGELA; CARVALHO, ISMAR DE SOUZA; DE ARAUJO-JUNIOR, HERMINIO ISMAEL; PEGORIN, PRISCILA; FIGUEIREDO, ANA MARIA G.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. ESR dating of late Quaternary megafauna fossils from Joao Dourado, Bahia, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, v. 101, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (18/02866-9, 07/06720-4, 17/10690-5, 13/07699-0)

LIMA, IARA S.; GUIDELLI, EDER J.; BAFFA, OSWALDO. Dose enhancement factor caused by gold nanoparticles: influence of the dosimetric sensitivity and radiation dose assessed by electron spin resonance dosimetry. Physics in Medicine and Biology, v. 66, n. 21, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/07699-0, 07/06720-4)

RIBEIRO, RICARDO DA COSTA; KINOSHITA, ANGELA; DE ARAUJO-JUNIOR, HERMINIO ISMAEL; GRACIANO FIGUEIREDO, ANA MARIA; CARVALHO, ISMAR DE SOUZA; BAFFA, OSWALDO. ESR dating of Toxodon teeth from Baixa Grande, Bahia, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, v. 112, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/07699-0, 18/02866-9, 07/06720-4)

WALG, Y. PELEG; SILVEIRA, M. A.; EAFERGAN, N.; KRUTMAN, Y.; BAFFA, O.; BERMAN, A.; ORION, I. Characterization of novel polydiacetylene gel dosimeter for radiotherapy. BIOMEDICAL PHYSICS & ENGINEERING EXPRESS, v. 6, n. 5, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/07699-0, 15/18221-9)

Academic Publications

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SOUZA, Victor Hugo de Oliveira e. Avaliação dos efeitos da orientação da bobina de estimulação magnética transcraniana nos potenciais evocados motores do músculo abdutor curto do polegar por eletromiografia de alta densidade. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Ribeirão Preto.  (12/11937-0

GUIDELLI, Éder José. Luminescência opticamente estimulada em condições de ressonância plasmônica. Tese (Doutorado) -  Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Ribeirão Preto.  (11/09521-8

RECH, Amanda Burg. Avaliação de dose administrada no tratamento de neoplasia ginecológica por ressonância de spin eletrônico com L-alanina. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Ribeirão Preto.  (10/12780-2

RECH, Amanda Burg. Small radiation field and alternative materials in dosimetry with electron magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Tese (Doutorado) -  Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Ribeirão Preto.  (13/03258-9

CARNEIRO, Antonio Adilton Oliveira. "Um biossusceptômetro supercondutor AC para quantificar o ferro hepático".. Tese (Doutorado) -  Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Ribeirão Preto.  (98/01657-1

PERES, André Salles Cunha. Implementação de um sistema de localização espacial de regiões cerebrais em tempo real para aplicação de TMS por co-registro com fMRI. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Ribeirão Preto.  (05/03293-2

GUIDELLI, Éder José. Influência de nanoestruturas na resposta dosimétrica de compósitos particulados de alanina/ouro e alanina/prata. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  Ribeirão Preto.  (09/12331-6

Patent applications

USO DE NANOESTRUTURAS METÁLICAS PARA AUMENTAR A EMISSÃO LUMINESCENTE DE MATERIAIS UTILIZADOS COMO DETECTORES DE RADIAÇÃO BR1020130109975 - Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Oswaldo Baffa Filho; Éder José Guidell - May 2013, 03

SISTEMA PARA NAVEGAÇÃO VIRTUAL E CO—REGISTRO DE CORPOS RÍGIDOS E SEUS MODELOS VIRTUAIS E MÉTODO PARA A DETERMINAÇÃO DAS COORDENADAS COMUNS AOS COMPONENTES DO SISTEMA BR1020130256510 - Universidade de São Paulo (USP); Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN). Oswaldo Baffa Filho; Draulio Barros de Araujo; Andre Salles Cunha Peres; Victor Hugo de Oliveira Souza; Jorge Vicente Lopes da Silva; Paulo Henrique Junqueira Amori; Thiago Franco de Moraes; Tatiana Alchueyr P. Martins; Eduardo de Matos Rodrigues - October 2013, 04

FÓSFORO PARA DOSIMETRIA DAS RADIAÇÕES IONIZANTES, DETECTOR PASSIVO DE RADIAÇÃO IONIZANTE E SEUS USOS BR1020160189721 - Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Oswaldo Baffa Filho; Luiz Carlos De Oliveira - August 2016, 17

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