Negar Reiskarimian
Recent News

  • May 2017: Our group will have two invited papers in DAC 2017 and ESSCIRC 2017, featuring our magnetic-free nonreciprocal components.
  • February 2017: Check out the Columbia EE SEAS 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.
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  • 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" got 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.