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Wookpyo Hong (Ph.D. Student)

Analog Devices Inc, Phoenix AZ

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University

– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Chungbuk National University, South Korea.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Power management system
Email: whong(at)wsu.edu

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Luke Renaud 

Blue Origin, Kent, WA

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University
– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

-CMOS amplifier design

Email: lrenaud(at)wsu.edu

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Bai N.Nguyen

Empower Semiconductor, Mitipas, CA

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University.

– M.S. in Computer and Communication Engineering, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Chungbuk National University (CBNU), South Korea.

– B.S. in Electronics and Telecommunication, UET-Vietnam National University of Hanoi (VNUH), Vietnam.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– DC/DC switching converters

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Joe Baylon

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Pullman WA

EDUCATION

-Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University.

-B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Cooper Union, New York.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

-mmWave signal generation circuits for Wireless Network-On-Chips

Email: joseph_baylon(at)wsu.edu

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Sheikh Nijam Ali 

Skyworks Solutions, San Jose, CA

EDUCATION

-Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University.

-M.A.Sc in Electrical Engineering – The University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada.

-B.Sc in Electrical Engineering – Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Bangladesh.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– High efficiency & linear CMOS Power Amplifiers for 5G applications

– Reconfigurable energy-efficient mm-wave transceivers

Email: nijam.rony(at)gmail.com

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Srinivasan Gopal 

Intel, Hillsboro, OR

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University 

-M.Tech. in  Microelectronics & VLSI design, Electrical Engineering – Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.

– B.Tech. in  Electrical Engineering – Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Wireless 3D interconnects using Near Field Inductive Coupling
– Time-domain Mixed-Signal Processing for Neuromorphic Computing
– Low Power Mixed-Signal Design

Email: srinivasan.iitm(at)gmail.com

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Pawan Agarwal

Max Linear, Carlsbad, CA

EDUCATION

-PhD in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University, USA 2017

-M.Tech. in  in Microelectronics&VLSI design, Electrical Engineering – Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India, 2009

– B.Tech. in  Electrical Engineering – Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India, 2009.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Wireless Transceivers
– Frequency Synthesizers
– Data Converters, Low Power Analog Circuits

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Evan Juras

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Pullman WA

EDUCATION

M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Washington State University, USA 2016

B.S. Electrical Engineering, Montana Tech. 2012

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

-DCDC converter for Energy Harvesting

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Tai N. Nguyen

Audacy Corporation, San Francisco Bay Area

EDUCATION

– Post Doctoral Research, Washington State University

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Kyung Hee University, South Korea

– B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Vietnam National University of Hanoi, Vietnam

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– RF transceiver including VCO, PLL, Mixer, Divider

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Nghia Tang

Texas Instruments (TI), Dallas, TX

EDUCATION

-PhD in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University US 2016

– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University, US, 2009.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Power management system
– Mixed signal design

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Xinmin Yu

Qualcomm, San Diego

EDUCATION

Ph.D Washington State University 2014

– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Beijing Univ. of Posts and Telecom., China, 2009
– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Zhejiang University, China, 2006

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– 60 GHz wireless transciver for on-chip interconnection
– RF/Mixed signal design

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Suman Prasad Sah

Max Linear, Carlsbad, CA

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. Washington State University, 2014

-M.Tech. in Microelectronics&VLSI design, Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering – Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, 2009
– B.Tech. in Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering – Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, 2009.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Body enabled & Low power analog/RF circuits
– Wireless Transceivers

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Siqi Zhu

Tubis Technology, LA, CA

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University (2013)
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Institute of Microelectronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2008.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Mixed Signal IC Design

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Huan Peng

Apple, Cupertino, CA

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University(2013)
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Power management system
– Mixed signal design

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Yu You

Freescale Semiconductor, Tempe, AZ

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University(2013)
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – University of Electronic Science and Technology of China.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Receiver and Transmitter for Navigation [LNA, Mixer, RF switch, and VGA].
– SiGe and CMOS Technology Experience

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Peng Liu

Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. – Santa Clara (CA)

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engeering – Washington State University, 2011

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Wireless Transceivers
– Frequency Synthesizers
– Data Converters, Low Power Analog Circuits

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Jaeyoung Jung

Freescale Semiconductor Inc. (CA)

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engeering – Washington State University, 2011

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Wireless Transceivers
– Frequency Synthesizers
– Data Converters, Low Power Analog Circuits

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Parag Upadhyaya

Xilinx Inc. (CA)

EDUCATION

– Ph.D. in Electrical Engeering – Washington State University, 2008.
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University, 2005.
– B.S. in Electrical Engineering (Honors) – WSU, 2000.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– RF/OPTICAL Transceiver Design [Mixers, LNAs, VCOs, PLLs]
– X & Ku Band MMIC Circuits
– SiGe/Bi-CMOS/CMOS Technology Experience.

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Pinping Sun

IBM (VT)

EDUCATION

– Ph.D in Electrical Engeering – Washington State University, 2008
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – National University of Singapore.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– High Performance MMIC Design- [Pin Diode, Attenuator, RF Switch].
– SiGe Technology Experience

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Alex Mikul

EDUCATION

– B.S. in Electrical Engineering (Honors) – WSU.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Phase shifter
– Beam-forming array antenna

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Jeremy Asmussen

EDUCATION (MS student)
– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University, US.
RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– RFIC design ( Body enabled Mixer )

Mallesh Rajashekharaiah

Micron (ID)

EDUCATION
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University
– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – VTU, India
RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– RF Receiver Front-End Component Design [LNA, Switch]
– SiGe Bi-CMOS/CMOS Technology Experience.

Le Wang

Qualcomm

EDUCATION
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University, 2006.
– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Nanjing, China
RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– Pin Diode MMICs Design for Phase Array Antenna – [Phase Shifter]
– RF Transceiver Design for Wireless Communication

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Yang Zhang

National Semiconductor (WA)

EDUCATION
– M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Washington State University, 2007.
– B.S. in Electrical Engineering – Zhejiang University 2004.
RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

– RFIC Design in CMOS Technology