Carlos Sato Baraldi Dias

Dr. Carlos Sato Baraldi Dias

Current Position
  • Beamline scientist in charge of the HIKa (Hierarchical Imaging at Karlsruhe) station at P23 beamline at Petra III synchrotron source - Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY)

Previous Position
  • 2020 - 2021: Beamline Scientist at Carnaúba (coherent and nanofocusing imaging) beamline at Sirius 4th generation synchrotron source - Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS)
  • 2016 - 2019: Beamline Scientist at IMX (absorption u-tomography) beamline at UVX 2nd generation synchrotron source - Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS)
  • Jul(2016) - Sep(2016): Visiting Scientist at the Biomaterials Laboratory - Brazilian Center for Research in Physics (CBPF)
  • 2015 - 2016: Post-Doctoral Fellow at Dr. Jianwei (John) Miao group - University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • Jul(2014) - Feb(2015): Junior Researcher, SAXS beamline at UVX synchrotron source - Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS)
Field of research
  • Development and implementation of x-ray tomography by both full-field imaging methods and also scanning x-ray imaging



  1. Dose-efficient in vivo X-ray phase contrast imaging at micrometer resolution by Bragg magnifiers
    Spiecker, R.; Pfeiffer, P.; Biswal, A.; Shcherbinin, M.; Spiecker, M.; Hessdorfer, H.; Hurst, M.; Zharov, Y.; Bellucci, V.; Faragó, T.; Zuber, M.; Herz, A.; Cecilia, A.; Czyzycki, M.; Dias, C. S. B.; Novikov, D.; Krogmann, L.; Hamann, E.; van de Kamp, T.; Baumbach, T.
    2023. Optica, 10 (12), 1633. doi:10.1364/OPTICA.500978
  2. Characterization of Systemic Disease Development and Paw Inflammation in a Susceptible Mouse Model of Mayaro Virus Infection and Validation Using X-ray Synchrotron Microtomography
    de Carvalho, A. C.; Dias, C. S. B.; Coimbra, L. D.; Rocha, R. P. F.; Borin, A.; Fontoura, M. A.; Carvalho, M.; Proost, P.; Nogueira, M. L.; Consonni, S. R.; Sesti-Costa, R.; Marques, R. E.
    2023. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 24 (5), Art.-Nr.: 4799. doi:10.3390/ijms24054799
  3. Diagnostics of KB mirrors misalignments using Zernike rectangular polynomials and neural networks
    Luiz, S. A. L.; Bueno, C. S. N. C.; Silva, F. M. C.; Celestre, R.; Meyer, B. C.; Oliveira, R. S.; Tomal, A.; Tolentino, H. C. N.; Dias, C. S. B.
    2022. Proceedings Volume 12240, Advances in X-Ray/EUV Optics and Components XVII Ed.: A. Khounsary, Art.-Nr.: 1224003, SPIE. doi:10.1117/12.2633614
  4. Unveiling Center‐Type Topological Defects on Rosettes of Lead Zirconate Titanate Associated to Oxygen Vacancies
    Neckel, I. T.; Silva, F. M. C. da; Guedes, E. B.; Dias, C. S. B.; Soares, M. M.; Costa, C. A. R.; Mori, T. J. A.; Björling, A.; Zakharov, A.; Tolentino, H. C. N.
    2022. Annalen der Physik, 534 (2), Art.-Nr.: 2100219. doi:10.1002/andp.202100219
  5. Development of CdWO-polystyrene scintillator composites for X-ray detection in imaging systems
    Novais, S. M. V.; Monteiro, T. J.; Andrade, A. B.; Gomes, M. A.; Dias, C. S. B.; Valerio, M. E. G.; Macedo, Z. S.
    2022. Nuclear instruments & methods in physics research / A, 1025, Art.-Nr.: 166196. doi:10.1016/j.nima.2021.166196
  6. Core-shell Fe@FeO nanoring system: A versatile platform for biomedical applications
    Galeano-Villar, B. M.; Caraballo-Vivas, R. J.; Santos, E. C. S.; Rabelo-Neto, R. C.; Gemini-Piperni, S.; Finotelli, P. V.; Checca, N. R.; Dias, C. S. B.; Garcia, F.
    2022. Materials and design, 213, Art.-Nr.: 110303. doi:10.1016/j.matdes.2021.110303
  7. X-ray microscopy developments at Sirius-LNLS: first commissioning experiments at the Carnauba beamline
    Tolentino, H.; Geraldes, R. R.; Moreno, G. B. Z. L.; Pinto, A. C.; Bueno, C. S.; Kofukuda, L. M.; Sotero, A. P.; Neto, A. C.; Lena, F. R.; Wilendorf, W. H.; Baraldi, G. L.; Luiz, S. A.; Dias, C. S. B.; Perez, C. A.; Neckel, I. T.; Galante, D.; Teixeira, V. C.; Hesterberg, D.
    2021. B. Lai & A. Somogyi (Eds.), X-Ray Nanoimaging: Instruments and Methods V. Ed.: B. Lai, Art.-Nr.: 1183904, SPIE. doi:10.1117/12.2596496
  8. Illuminating the Brain With X-Rays: Contributions and Future Perspectives of High-Resolution Microtomography to Neuroscience
    Rodrigues, P. V.; Tostes, K.; Bosque, B. P.; Godoy, J. V. P. de; Amorim Neto, D. P.; Dias, C. S. B.; Fonseca, M. de C.
    2021. Frontiers in neuroscience, 15, Art.-Nr.: 627994. doi:10.3389/fnins.2021.627994
  9. A correlation analysis of Light Microscopy and X-ray MicroCT imaging methods applied to archaeological plant remains’ morphological attributes visualization
    Calo, C. M.; Rizzutto, M. A.; Carmello-Guerreiro, S. M.; Dias, C. S. B.; Watling, J.; Shock, M. P.; Zimpel, C. A.; Furquim, L. P.; Pugliese, F.; Neves, E. G.
    2020. Scientific reports, 10, Art.-Nr.: 15105. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-71726-z
  10. Fast reconstruction tools for ptychography at Sirius, the fourth-generation Brazilian synchrotron
    Baraldi, G. L.; Dias, C. S. B.; Silva, F. M. C.; Tolentino, H. C. N.; Miqueles, E. X.
    2020. Journal of applied crystallography, 53 (6), 1550–1558. doi:10.1107/S1600576720013886
  11. Comparative analysis of sample preparation protocols of soft biological tissues for morphometric studies using synchrotron-based X-ray microtomography
    Dias, C. S. B.; Neto, D. P. A.; Baraldi, G. L.; Fonseca, M. de C.
    2019. Journal of synchrotron radiation, 26 (6), 2013–2023. doi:10.1107/S1600577519011299
  12. TARUMÃ station for the CARNAUBA beamline at SIRIUS/LNLS
    Tolentino, H.; Geraldes, R. R.; Moreno, G.; Dias, C. S. B.; Perez, C.; Soares, M. M.
    2019. X-Ray Nanoimaging: Instruments and Methods IV. Ed.: B. Lai, Art.-Nr.: 1111206, SPIE. doi:10.1117/12.2531110
  13. Direct route for preparing multi-oxide inorganic nanocomposites of nanoparticles-decorated nanotubes
    Dias, C. S. B.; Garcia, F.; Mazali, I. O.; Cardoso, M. B.; Martins de Souza e Silva, J.
    2019. Journal of alloys and compounds, 774, 1133–1139. doi:10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.09.358
  14. Single-shot 3D coherent diffractive imaging of core-shell nanoparticles with elemental specificity
    Pryor, A., Jr; Rana, A.; Xu, R.; Rodriguez, J. A.; Yang, Y.; Gallagher-Jones, M.; Jiang, H.; Kanhaiya, K.; Nathanson, M.; Park, J.; Kim, S.; Kim, S.; Nam, D.; Yue, Y.; Fan, J.; Sun, Z.; Zhang, B.; Gardner, D. F.; Dias, C. S. B.; Joti, Y.; Hatsui, T.; Kameshima, T.; Inubushi, Y.; Tono, K.; Lee, J. Y.; Yabashi, M.; Song, C.; Ishikawa, T.; Kapteyn, H. C.; Murnane, M. M.; Heinz, H.; Miao, J.
    2018. Scientific reports, 8, Art.-Nr.: 8284. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-26182-1
  15. High-resolution synchrotron-based X-ray microtomography as a tool to unveil the three-dimensional neuronal architecture of the brain
    Fonseca, M. de C.; Araujo, B. H. S.; Dias, C. S. B.; Archilha, N. L.; Neto, D. P. A.; Cavalheiro, E.; Westfahl, H., Jr; Silva, A. J. R. da; Franchini, K. G.
    2018. Scientific reports, 8, Art.-Nr.: 12074. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-30501-x
  16. Compact arrangement for femtosecond laser induced generation of broadband hard x-ray pulses
    Giles, C.; Celestre, R.; Tasca, K.; Dias, C. S. B.; Vescovi, R.; Faria, G.; Ferbonink, G.; Nome, R.
    2018. Compact EUV & X-ray Light Sources: in Proceedings High-Brightness Sources and Light-driven Interactions ; Part of High-brightness Sources and Light-driven Interactions ; 26–28 March 2018, Strasbourg, France, Art.-Nr.: ET1B.3, Optica Publishing Group (OSA). doi:10.1364/EUVXRAY.2018.ET1B.3
  17. Location of water in fresh sugarcane bagasse observed by synchrotron X-ray microtomography
    Driemeier, C. E.; Ling, L. Y.; Yancy-Caballero, D.; Mantelatto, P. E.; Dias, C. S. B.; Archilha, N. L.
    2018. PLOS ONE, 13 (12), Art.-Nr.: e0208219. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0208219
  18. Correlative cellular ptychography with functionalized nanoparticles at the Fe L-edge
    Gallagher-Jones, M.; Dias, C. S. B.; Pryor, A., Jr.; Bouchmella, K.; Zhao, L.; Lo, Y. H.; Cardoso, M. B.; Shapiro, D.; Rodriguez, J.; Miao, J.
    2017. Scientific reports, 7, Art.-Nr.: 4757. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-04784-5
  19. Shape Tailored Magnetic Nanorings for Intracellular Hyperthermia Cancer Therapy
    Dias, C. S. B.; Hanchuk, T. D. M.; Wender, H.; Shigeyosi, W. T.; Kobarg, J.; Rossi, A. L.; Tanaka, M. N.; Cardoso, M. B.; Garcia, F.
    2017. Scientific reports, 7, Art.-Nr.: 14843. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-14633-0
  20. Selective hydrogenation of CO into CO on a highly dispersed nickel catalyst obtained by magnetron sputtering deposition: A step towards liquid fuels
    Gonçalves, R. V.; Vono, L. L. R.; Wojcieszak, R.; Dias, C. S. B.; Wender, H.; Teixeira-Neto, E.; Rossi, L. M.
    2017. Applied catalysis / B, 209, 240–246. doi:10.1016/j.apcatb.2017.02.081
  21. Magnetic hyperthermia in brick-like Ag@FeO core–shell nanoparticles
    Brollo, M. E. F.; Orozco-Henao, J. M.; López-Ruiz, R.; Muraca, D.; Dias, C. S. B.; Pirota, K. R.; Knobel, M.
    2016. Journal of magnetism and magnetic materials, 397, 20–27. doi:10.1016/j.jmmm.2015.08.081
  22. Photocatalytic hydrogen production of Co(OH) nanoparticle-coated α-FeO nanorings
    Wender, H.; Gonçalves, R. V.; Dias, C. S. B.; Zapata, M. J. M.; Zagonel, L. F.; Mendonça, E. C.; Teixeira, S. R.; Garcia, F.
    2013. Nanoscale, 5 (19), Art.-Nr.: 9310. doi:10.1039/c3nr02195e