Biography

Research Interests: 

Integrated Circuits & Systems for

  • High-Speed Wireline Signaling Links
  • Silicon Photonics Links
  • Radio-Frequency (RF) Transceivers
  • Low Power Sensing and Compute Interfaces

Awards:

  • 2019 Young Alumni Achiever Award, IIT Kharagpur
  • 2015 IEEE Radio-Frequency IC Symposium, Best Student Paper Award, Third place (co-recipient)
  • 2013 Intel Divisional Recognition Award
  • 2010 Darlington Best Paper Award of the IEEE Circuits & Systems Society
  • 2010 Intel Divisional Recognition Award
  • 2007-08 IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS) Predoctoral Fellowship
  • 2007-08 Intel Foundation Ph.D. Fellowship
  • 2006-07 Intel Foundation Ph.D. Fellowship
  • 2007 Analog Devices Outstanding Student Designer Award
  • 2004 Analog Devices Inc. International Circuit Design Contest, Second place

Experience:

  • 2018- Associate Professor, ECE, The University of British Columbia
  • 2013-2018 Assistant Professor, ECE, The University of British Columbia
  • 2011-2013 Senior Research Scientist, Signaling Research, Intel Labs, Intel Corp., Hillsboro, OR
  • 2008-2011 Research Scientist, Signaling Research, Intel Labs, Intel Corp., Hillsboro, OR

Education:

  • 2003-2008 Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Washington.

Thesis: Wideband Frequency Synthesizers

  • 2003-2005 M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Washington.

Thesis: Bandwidth Extension Techniques – Theory and Applications

  • 1999-2003 B.Tech., Electronics & Electrical Communications Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

Thesis: Spread Spectrum Image Steganography