Integrated Circuits

Analog and Mixed Design

Examines how to rapidly generate a Massive MIMO ASIC from system concept through to layout.

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Electronic-photonic Design

Investigates the applications of photonic-electronic architectures in mm-wave massive MIMO arrays, and demonstrate scalable photonic links to enable future systems.

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High-datarate Basebands

Enables high-datarate, scalable, energy-efficient signal processing in multi-user MIMO systems.

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High-power and High-efficiency Transmitters

Develops high-power and high-efficiency IC and packaging for basestation and picocell communication systems. 

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ICs for Long-range Links

Develops low-noise and high-power amplifiers to extend link range.

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mm-wave Broadly-tunable Interference Tolerant Receivers

Develops techniques for a wider range of mmWave time varying circuits, and to provide interference-tolerant front-end circuitry for eventual inclusion in the 140GHz testbed.

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Reconfigurable Radio-Frequency Front Ends

Demonstrates radio frequency signal processing building blocks using acoustic waves.

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RF Front-end Arrays

Develops sub-THz wafer-scale phased-arrays with minimum calibration overhead.

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RF IC Design

Demonstrates 10X increase in frequency, 10X increase in bandwidth, and 10X reduction in power for a mm-wave massive MIMO system.

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300-400 GHz High Performance CMOS Integrated Systems

Develops efficient, low-cost sub-THz CMOS transceivers.

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Wideband Interference Cancellation

Enables the next generation of millimeter-wave and terahertz wireless applications through novel device-circuit-system co-design techniques.

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Integrated Circuits
Team Leaders

Elad Alon

Elad Alon, Professor

Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

University of California Berkeley

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Teams: Analog and Mixed Design

Muhannad Bakir

Muhannad Bakir, Professor

3D ICs & Heterogeneous Integration

Georgia Institute of Technology

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James Buckwalter

James Buckwalter, Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of California Santa Barbara

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Teams: High-power and High-efficiency Transmitters

Tim Fisher

Tim Fisher, Professor & Department Chair

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department

University of California Los Angeles

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Alyosha Molnar

Alyosha Molnar, Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Cornell University

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Teams: mm-wave Broadly-tunable Interference Tolerant Receivers

Borivoje Nikolic

Borivoje Nikolic, Professor

Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

University of California Berkeley

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Teams: High-datarate Basebands

Kenneth O

Kenneth O, Professor

Electrical Engineering

The University of Texas at Dallas

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Teams: 300-400 GHz High Performance CMOS Integrated Systems

Gabriel Rebeiz

Gabriel Rebeiz, Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of California San Diego

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Teams: RF Front-end Arrays

Madhavan Swaminathan

Madhavan Swaminathan, Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

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