Graduate Students in Progress


 Dongyi Liao, PhD candidate, BS from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, MS from Auburn.

 

 Ruixing Wang, PhD candidate, BS from Xian Jiaotong University, MS from Auburn.

 

 Zhan Su, Co-adviced with Dr. Wilamowski, PhD candidate, BS from Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications,
     MS from Auburn.

 

 Rong Jiang, PhD candidate, BS from Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, MS from Auburn.

 Hechen Wang, PhD candidate, BS from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, MS from Auburn.

 

 Xiao Liu, MS to be completed in 2016.

 

 Haoyi Zhao, MS to be completed in 2016.

 

 Yucheng Tong, MS to be completed in 2016.


 Hossein Noori, PhD candidate, BS from Sharif University of Technology, MS from Auburn; currently employed

      at Peregrine Semiconductor Inc., San Diego, CA, USA

 

 Akash Tyagi, MS to be completed in 2016.

 

 Zhenqi Chen, PhD candidate, BS and MS degrees from Tsinghua University; currently employed at
     Qualcomm Inc., Boston, MA, USA.



    PhD Students Completed


 Mike Pukish, co-advised with Dr. Wilamowski, PhD degree completed in 2014, dissertation title “Advancements and New
     Implementations of Polynomial Networks for Computational Intelligence
;"
currently employed at Symantec, Mountain View,
     CA, USA


 Joseph Cali, BS from Louisiana State University, recipient of Auburn Dean's Fellowship Award, PhD degree completed in

      May 2013; dissertation title “Digital Phase Accumulation for Direct Digital Frequency Synthesis," currently employed at

      at Silicon Labs, Nashua, NH, USA

 

 Feng Zhao,  BS from Hunan University, MS from Fudan University, PhD degree completed in Dec. 2012; dissertation title

      “Low Noise, Low Power Capacitive-Coupling Quadrature Voltage-Controlled Oscillator for Phase-Locked Loops,"

     currently employed at Apple Corp, Cupertino, CA, USA

 

 Jianjun Yu, BS from Hefei University of Technology, MS from Shanghai University, PhD degree completed in Dec. 2011;

     dissertation title “Vernier Ring Time-to-Digital Converter Based Digital Phase Locked Loop," currently employed at

      Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, CA, USA

 

 Yuehai Jin, BS & MS from Southeast University, PhD degree completed in Dec. 2011; dissertation title “Architecture

     Analysis and Block Design in Modern Communication Transceiver," currently employed at Qualcomm Inc., San Diego,

      CA, USA

 

 Jie Qin,  Co-adviced with Dr. Stroud, BS & MS from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, PhD degree

      completed in Dec. 2010; dissertation title “Selective Spectrum Analysis and Numerically Controlled Oscillator in Mixed-

     Signal Built-In Self-Test," currently employed at Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, CA, USA


 Desheng Ma,  BS from University of Science and Technology of China, MS from Chinese Academy of Sciences, PhD degree

      completed in May 2010; dissertation title “Design and Implementation of RF Receiver Front-end and Tunable Filter,"

      currently employed at Broadcom Corp., Irvin, CA, USA


 Xueyang Geng,  BS from University of Science and Technology of China, MS from Chinese Academy of Sciences, PhD

     degree completed in May 2010; dissertation title “Integrated Circuit Design for Ultrahigh Speed Frequency Synthesis: Direct

     Digital Synthesizer and Variable Frequency Oscillator," currently employed at NXP Semiconductors, AZ, USA

 

 Yuan Yao,  BS from Fudan University, MS from Chinese Academy of Sciences, PhD degree completed in May 2010;

      dissertation title “Design and Implementation of High-Speed Low-Power Data Converters," currently employed at Broadcom

      Corp., Irvine, CA, USA


 Xuefeng Yu, BS from Tsinghua University, MS from Chinese Academy of Sciences, PhD degree completed in August 2009;

     dissertation title “High Speed ROM-Less Direct Digital Frequency  Synthesizer," currently employed at Broadcom Corp.,

     Austin, USA


  Vasanth Kakani,  BS from Osmania University, MS from University of Texas at Arlington, PhD degree completed in Dec.

      2007; dissertation title “Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits for Wireless and Wireline Communications," currently

      employed at Prism Circuits, Hyderabad, India


 Dayu Yang,  BS & MS from Shanghai Jiaotong University, PhD degree completed in Aug. 2006; dissertation title “Frequency

     Syntheses with Delta-Sigma Modulations and Their Applications for Mixed Signal Testing,” currently employed at IDT Corp,

      Atlanta, GA, USA

 

 

    MS Students Completed


 

 Ren Tiangton, co-advisor with Dr. S. Wang, MS degree completed in 2015, thesis title “Integrated EEG acquisition system for MRI electromagnetic environment applications;" currently at NC State.

 

 Dongyi Liao, MS degree completed in 2013, thesis title “RFIC Design for Software-Defined Radio Receiver Frontend;" currently pursuing PhD at Auburn.

 

Ruixin Wang, MS degree completed in 2013, thesis title “A Two-Stage Vernier Ring Time-to-Digital Converter with Second Order Sigma-Delta Noise Shaping;" currently pursuing PhD at Auburn.

 

 Rong Jiang, co-advised with Dr. Wilamowski, MS degree completed in 2013, thesis title “Design of Wide Band Transformer-Based Oscillator and Capacitive Coupled Multi-Phase VCO;" currently pursuing PhD at Auburn.

 

 Zhan Su, co-advised with Dr. Wilamowski, MS degree completed in 2013, thesis title “Design of Low-Voltage Broadband Folded Blixer for SDR Application;" currently pursuing PhD at Auburn.

 

Hechen Wang, co-advised with Dr. Wilamowski, MS degree completed in 2013, thesis title “Low Phase Noise Voltage-Controlled Oscillators for Wide-Band Frequency Synthesis;" currently pursuing PhD at Auburn.

 

 Zachary Hubbard,  BS from Auburn University, MS degree completed in May, 2012; thesis title “Stretch Processing Radar

    RFIC System Analysis and Front-end Design,” currently employed at Phase IV Systems , Huntsville, AL, USA

 

 Abdullah Al Owahid,  MS degree completed in May, 2012; thesis title “Design of 3.33GHz CML Processor Datapath

 

 Hossein Noori, BS from Sharif University of Technology, MS degree completed in May 2011; thesis title “Reconfigurable

     RF Receiver Frontends for Multi-Standard Radios Analysis and Block Design in Modern Communication Transceiver,"

     currently employed at Peregrine Semiconductor Inc., San Diego, CA, USA

 

 Xin Jin, BS from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, MS degree completed in Dec. 2010; thesis title “Design

     of Reconfigurable Baseband Filter," currently employed at Broadcom Corp., Irvin, CA, USA 

 

 Mark Ray,  BS from Auburn University, MS degree completed in Spring, 2009; thesis title “A Low Power, Low Noise Phase

     Locked Loop MMIC for Ku- and X-Band Applications,” currently employed at US Army Space and Missile Defense Command,

      Huntsville, AL, USA

 

 William Souder,  BS from Auburn University, MS degree completed in Spring 2009; thesis title “A Low Power 10 GHz Phase

     Locked Loop for Radar Applications Implemented in 0.13 um SiGe Technology,” currently employed at US Navy, CA, USA

 

 Marcus Ratcliff,  BS from Auburn University, MS degree completed in Aug. 2008; thesis title “Phase Locked Loop Analysis

    and Design,” currently employed at US Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Huntsville, AL, USA

 

 Wenting Deng, BS from Sichuan University, MS degree completed in May 2007; thesis title “Frequency Synthesizer Designs

     and Their Applications

 

 Lakshmi S. Jyothi Chimakurthy,  BS from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, MS completed in May 2005; thesis title

      “Design of Direct Digital Frequency Synthesizer for Wireless Applications,” currently employed at Halliburton, TX, USA


Malinky Ghosh,  BS from Nagpur University, MS complete in Dec. 2005; thesis title “A Novel ROM Compression Technique

    and a High Speed Sigma-Delta Modulator Design for Direct Digital Synthesizer,” currently employed at Texas Instruments,

     AZ, USA


Ajay-venkata-han Tadiparti,  MS completed in Dec. 2004; thesis title “Design of a 5.2GHz Low Noise Amplifier for WLAN
    Applications
,” currently employed at TruePosition Inc, Philadelphia, PA, USA


Shuying Qi,  BS from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, MS completed in Dec. 2004; thesis title “Analog

    Circuit Testing Using Built-In Direct Digital Synthesis,” currently employed at Maxim Integrated Products, San Jose, CA, USA 

 

 Shenfang Wei,  BS from Tongji University, MS completed in Aug 2004; thesis title “Electronic Equalization for Fiber

     dispersion Compensation,” currently employed at Lear Corp. MI, USA