Negar Reiskarimian
Recent News

  • February 2018: Our paper titled "Full Duplex Circulator-Receiver Phased Array Employing Self-Interference Cancellation via Beamforming" is accepted to IEEE Radio-Frequency Integrated Circuits Symposium (RFIC) 2018.
  • Our Nature Electronics News and Views paper titled “Coupled Resonators Give Direction” is out (Link).
  • November 2017: I made it to Forbes '30 Under 30' list in Science category, class of 2018.
    30 Under 30 In Science: Inventing The Future One Atom At A Time
    Columbia Alumni Featured in Forbes '30 Under 30' List

  • October 2017: Proud to be a member of Marconi Society Young Scholars. With chairman and vice chairman of Marconi Society and my fellow 2017 young scholars:
  • Ahmed and I had the opportunity to present our work under the Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship (QInF) at Qualcomm HQ.
  • September 2017: Honored to be selected as a Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar. Read my story here: My profile at Marconi Society, 2017 Young Scholars
    Columbia's coverage: Columbia SEAS, Columbia EE
    Sharif University's coverage (in Farsi): Sharif's Link
  • I am selected to participate in the Rising Stars in EECS 2017 workshop at Stanford University this November. Rising Stars 2017 website, Columbia EE coverage
    This workshop brings top graduate and postdoc women in EECS together for scientific discussions and informal sessions aimed at navigating the early stages of an academic career.
  • May 2017: Our group will have an invited paper at DAC 2017 and an invited keynote presentation at ESSCIRC 2017, featuring our magnetic-free nonreciprocal components.
  • April 2017: Fortunate to have the opportunity to present my research at Caltech as part of Caltech's Young Investigator Lecture Series in Engineering and Applied Science.
    Caltech's Young Investigator Lecture Series in Engineering and Applied Science, hosted by the Division of Engineering and Applied Science (EAS) at Caltech, provides research exposure and networking opportunities for selected female and underrepresented minority (URM) PhD students and postdoctoral scholars with faculty and the Caltech community.
  • February 2017: Check out the Columbia Columbia EE article on my recent achievements.
  • I have been chosen as a recipient of 2017 IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) Graduate Fellowship.
  • I presented our paper and demo at ISSCC 2017, San Francisco, CA.
  • January 2017: Our IEEE Communication Magazine paper is accepted for publication.
  • I have been chosen as a recipient of ISSCC ADI Outstanding Student Designer Award 2017.
  • I presented our invited paper titled "Fully-integrated Non-Reciprocal Components Based on Linear Periodically-Time-Varying Circuits" in SiRF conference in Phoenix, AZ.
  • December 2016: I have been chosen as a recipient of IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS) Predoctoral Achievement Award 2016-2017.
  • The press release for our Nature paper was the 10th most popular news release on Eurekalert! in 2016.
  • Our demo has also been accepted for presentation in ISSCC 2017.
  • October 2016: Our paper titled "Highly-Linear Integrated Magnetic-Free Circulator-Receiver for Full-Duplex Wireless" has been accepted to the 2017 IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference.
  • Our work has been featured in the Columbia Engineering Magazine Fall 2016 issue. Check out pages 42-43!
  • September 2016: Ahmed and I presented our poster at Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship winner's day.
  • July 2016: An article titled "1 Chip 2x Bandwidth", covering the full-duplex research being performed under the Columbia FlexICoN project, with an emphasis on CoSMIC lab's research on full-duplex transceiver ICs (also featuring our magnetic-free circulator) appeared in the July 2016 issue of IEEE Spectrum Magazine. Online Version
  • April 2016: Ahmed Kord (advisor: Prof. Andrea Alu from UT Austin) and I have received a 2016 Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship. We are among 8 winning teams selected from 129 proposals submitted from 18 universities. Our project is titled “Fully-Integrated Reconfigurable Magnet-less Non-reciprocal Components for Next-Generation Wireless Communication Systems”. Qualcomm Website, SEAS Article, EE Article
  • Some more press coverage of our recent work: IEEE Spectrum Blog EE Times Gizmodo DailyMail ScienceDaily TechXplore
  • Our Nature paper's story is featured on Columbia Engineering and Columbia EE websites.
    Our story on university's main webpage (
  • Our recent Nature paper is featured on Darpa's website! link
  • March 2016: Our paper entitled "Magnetic-free Non-Reciprocity Based on Staggered Commutation" got accepted into Nature Communications. link
  • February 2016: I alongside with Ahmed Kord from UT Austin (advisor: Prof. Andrea Alu) have been chosen as a finalist team for the 2016 Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship. Qualcomm Website
  • December 2015: Our paper entitled "Analysis and Design of Two-Port N-Path Band-Pass Filters with Embedded Phase Shifting" got accepted for publishing in IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems Part II - Express Briefs. IEEE link
  • October 2015: Our paper entitled "Receiver with integrated magnetic-free N-path-filter-based non-reciprocal circulator and baseband self-interference cancellation for full-duplex wireless" is accepted to IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) 2016! IEEE link Columbia EE Coverage
  • May 2015: I presented our paper entitled "Design of All-Passive Higher-Order CMOS N-Path Filters" in RFIC 2015, Phoenix, AZ.
  • February 2015: Our paper entitled "Design of All-Passive Higher-Order CMOS N-Path Filters" is accepted to IEEE Radio-Frequency Integrated Circuits Symposium (RFIC) 2015. IEEE link
  • January 2014: I passed the Doctoral Qualifying Exam (DQE).
  • September 2013: I joined CoSMIC Lab as a PhD-track student.