# Faculty Publications - Ali Niknejad

## Books

- A. Niknejad and H. Hashemi, Eds.,
*mm-Wave Silicon Technology: 60 GHz and Beyond*, Integrated Circuits and Systems, New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, 2008. [abstract] - A. Niknejad,
*Electromagnetics for High-Speed Analog and Digital Communication Circuits*, Cambridge University Press, 2007. [abstract] - A. M. Niknejad and R. G. Meyer,
*Design, Simulation and Applications of Inductors and Transformers for Si RF ICs*, Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science: Analog Circuits and Signal Processing, Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000. [abstract]

## Book chapters or sections

- M. Dunga, C. Lin, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "BSIM-CMG: A Compact Model for Multi-Gate Transistors," in
*FinFETs and Other Multi-Gate Transistors*, Springer, 2008, pp. 113-153. - M. V. Dunga, C. Lin, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "BSIM-CMG: A compact model for multi-gate transistors," in
*FinFETs and Other Multi-Gate Transistors*, J. P. Colinge, Ed., Integrated Circuits and Systems, New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, 2007, pp. 113-153. - A. Niknejad, "RF building blocks for the next-gen wireless systems," in
*Wireless Technologies: Circuits, Systems, and Devices*, K. Iniewski, Ed., Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 2007, pp. 3-52.

## Articles in journals or magazines

- S. Venugopalan, D. D. Lu, Y. Kawakami, P. M. Lee, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "BSIM-CG: A compact model of cylindrical/surround gate MOSFET for circuit simulations,"
*Solid-State Electronics*, vol. 67, no. 1, pp. 79 - 89, Jan. 2012. - M. Tabesh, J. Chen, C. Marcu, L. Kong, S. Kang, A. Niknejad, and E. Alon, "A 65 nm CMOS 4-Element Sub-34 mW/Element 60 GHz Phased-Array Transceiver,"
*IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 46, no. 12, pp. 3018-3032, Dec. 2011. [abstract] - C. Marcu, D. Chowdhury, C. Thakkar, J. Park, L. Kong, M. Tabesh, Y. Wang, B. Afshar, A. Gupta, A. Arbabian, S. Gambini, R. Zamani, E. Alon, and A. Niknejad, "A 90nm CMOS Low-Power 60GHz Transceiver With Integrated Baseband Circuitry,"
*IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 44, no. 12, pp. 3434-3447, Dec. 2009. [abstract] - C. Marcu, D. Chowdhury, C. Thakkar, J. Park, L. Kong, M. Tabesh, Y. Wang, B. Afshar, A. Gupta, A. Arbabian, S. Gambini, R. Zamani, E. Alon, and A. Niknejad, "A 90 nm CMOS Low-Power 60 GHz Transceiver With Integrated Baseband Circuitry,"
*Solid-State Circuits, IEEE Journal of*, vol. 44, no. 12, pp. 3434 -3447, Dec. 2009. - A. Arbabian and A. Niknejad, "Design of a CMOS Tapered Cascaded Multistage Distributed Amplifier,"
*Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on*, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 938-947, April 2009. [abstract] - H. Dogan, R. G. Meyer, and A. Niknejad, "Analysis and Design of RF CMOS Attenuators,"
*IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 43, no. 10, pp. 2269-2283, Oct. 2008. [abstract] - D. Chowdhury, P. Reynaert, and A. Niknejad, "Transformer-coupled power amplifier stability and power back-off analysis,"
*IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs*, vol. 55, no. 6, pp. 507-511, June 2008. - W. Chen, G. Liu, B. Zdravko, and A. Niknejad, "A highly linear broadband CMOS LNA employing noise and distortion cancellation,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 1164-1176, May 2008. - P. Haldi, D. Chowdhury, P. Reynaert, G. Liu, and A. Niknejad, "A 5.8GHz 1V linear power amplifier using a novel on-chip transformer power combiner in standard 90nm CMOS,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 1054-1063, May 2008. - Y. Wang, A. Niknejad, V. Gaudet, and K. Iniewski, "A CMOS IR-UWB transceiver design for contact-less chip testing applications,"
*IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs*, vol. 55, no. 4, pp. 334-338, April 2008. - G. Liu, P. Haldi, T. King Liu, and A. Niknejad, "Fully integrated CMOS power amplifier with efficiency enhancement at power back-off,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 43, no. 3, pp. 600-609, March 2008. - B. Heydari, M. Bohsali, E. Adabi, and A. Niknejad, "Millimeter-wave devices and circuit blocks up to 104GHz in 90nm CMOS,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 42, no. 12, pp. 2893-2903, Dec. 2007. - N. Poobuapheun, W. Chen, Z. Boos, and A. Niknejad, "A 1.5-V 0.7–2.5-GHz CMOS quadrature demodulator for multiband direct-conversion receivers,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 42, no. 8, pp. 1669-1677, Aug. 2007. - J. He, X. Xi, H. Wan, M. Dunga, M. Chan, and A. Niknejad, "BSIM5: An advanced charge-based MOSFET model for nanoscale VLSI circuit simulation,"
*Solid-State Electronics*, vol. 51, no. 3, pp. 433-444, March 2007. - A. Niknejad, M. Bohsali, E. Adabi, and B. Heydari, "Integrated circuit transmission-line transformer power combiner for millimetre-wave applications,"
*Electronics Letters*, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 47-48, March 2007. - J. Hu, X. Xi, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "On gate leakage current partition for MOSFET compact model,"
*Solid-State Electronics*, vol. 50, no. 11-12, pp. 1740-1743, Nov. 2006. - S. B. T. Wang, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "Design of a sub-mW 960-MHz UWB CMOS LNA,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 41, no. 11, pp. 2449-2456, Nov. 2006. - Z. Deng and A. Niknejad, "9.6/4.8 GHz dual-mode voltage-controlled oscillator with injection locking,"
*Electronics Letters*, vol. 42, no. 23, pp. 1344-1343, Nov. 2006. - M. V. Dunga, C. Lin, X. J. Xi, D. D. Lu, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "Modeling advanced FET technology in a compact model,"
*IEEE Trans. Electron Devices*, vol. 53, no. 9, pp. 1971-1978, Sep. 2006. - P. Haldi, G. Liu, and A. Niknejad, "CMOS compatible transformer power combiner,"
*Electronics Letters*, vol. 42, no. 19, pp. 1091-1092, Sep. 2006. - Y. H. Chee, A. Niknejad, and J. M. Rabaey, "An ultra-low-power injection locked transmitter for wireless sensor networks,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 41, no. 8, pp. 1740-1748, Aug. 2006. - J. M. Rabaey, F. De Bernardinis, A. Niknejad, B. Nikolic, and A. L. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Embedding mixed-signal design in systems-on-chip (Invited Paper),"
*Proc. IEEE*, vol. 94, no. 6, pp. 1070-1088, June 2006. - S. B. T. Wang, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "Circuit modeling methodology for UWB omnidirectional small antennas,"
*IEEE J. Selected Areas in Communications*, vol. 24, no. 4, Pt. 1, pp. 871-877, April 2006. - A. D. Berny, A. Niknejad, and R. G. Meyer, "A 1.8-GHz LC VCO with 1.3-GHz tuning range and digital amplitude calibration,"
*IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 40, no. 4, pp. 909-917, April 2005. - C. H. Doan, S. Emani, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "Millimeter-wave CMOS design,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 144-155, Jan. 2005. - A. Bevilacqua and A. Niknejad, "An ultrawideband CMOS low-noise amplifier for 3.1-10.6-GHz wireless receivers,"
*IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits*, vol. 39, no. 12, pp. 2259-2268, Dec. 2004. - K. Scott, T. Hirano, H. Yang, H. Singh, R. Howe, and A. Niknejad, "High-performance inductors using capillary based fluidic self-assembly,"
*J. of Microelectromechanical Systems*, vol. 13, pp. 300-309, April 2004. - S. Lam, H. Wan, P. Su, P. Wyatt, C. Chen, A. Niknejad, C. Hu, P. Ko, and M. Chan, "RF characterization of metal T-gate structure in fully-depleted SOI CMOS technology,"
*IEEE Electron Device Letters*, vol. 24, pp. 251-253, April 2003. - P. Su, S. Fung, P. Wyatt, W. Hui, A. Niknejad, M. Chan, and C. Hu, "On the body-source built-in potential lowering of SOI MOSFETs,"
*IEEE Electron Device Letters*, vol. 24, pp. 90-92, Feb. 2003. - A. Niknejad and R. G. Meyer, "Analysis of eddy current losses over highly conductive substrates,"
*IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques*, vol. 49, no. 1, pp. 166-176, Jan. 2001. - A. Niknejad and R. G. Meyer, "Analysis, design, and optimization of spiral inductors and transformers for Si RF ICs,"
*IEEE Journal of Solid State Circuits*, vol. 33, no. 10, pp. 1470-1481, Oct. 1998. - A. Niknejad, R. Gharpurey, and R. G. Meyer, "Numerically stable green function for modeling and analysis of substrate coupling in integrated circuits,"
*IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems*, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 305-315, April 1998.

## Articles in conference proceedings

- S. Venugopalan, Y. Chauhan, D. Lu, M. Karim, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "Modeling intrinsic and extrinsic asymmetry of 3D cylindrical gate/gate-all-around FETs for circuit simulations," in
*Non-Volatile Memory Technology Symposium (NVMTS), 2011 11th Annual*, 2011, pp. 1 -4. - V. Sriramkumar, D. Lu, T. Morshed, Y. Kawakami, P. Lee, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "BSIM-CG: A compact model of cylindrical gate / nanowire MOSFETs for circuit simulations," in
*VLSI Technology, Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA), 2011 International Symposium on*, 2011, pp. 1 -2. - M. Tabesh, J. Chen, C. Marcu, L. Kong, S. Kang, E. Alon, and A. Niknejad, "A 65nm CMOS 4-Element Sub-34mW/Element 60GHz Phased-Array Transceiver," in
*International Solid-State Circuits Conference*, 2011. - O. Bakr, M. Johnson, J. Park, E. Adabi, K. Jones, and A. Niknejad, "A Scalable-Low Cost Architecture for High Gain Beamforming Antennas," in
*IEEE International Symposium on Phased Array Systems and Technology*, 2010. [abstract] - D. Chowdhury, L. Ye, E. Alon, and A. Niknejad, "A 2.4GHz mixed-signal polar power amplifier with low-power integrated filtering in 65nm CMOS," in
*Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC), 2010 IEEE*, 2010, pp. 1 -4. [abstract] - C. Marcu, D. Chowdhury, C. Thakkar, L. Kong, M. Tabesh, J. Park, Y. Wang, B. Afshar, A. Gupta, A. Arbabian, S. Gambini, R. Zamani, A. Niknejad, and E. Alon, "A 90nm CMOS Low-Power 60GHz Transceiver with Integrated Baseband Circuitry," in
*IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference*, IEEE, 2009, pp. 314-315. [abstract] - C. Marcu, D. Chowdhury, C. Thakkar, L. Kong, M. Tabesh, J. Park, Y. Wang, B. Afshar, A. Gupta, A. Arbabian, S. Gambini, R. Zamani, A. Niknejad, and E. Alon, "A 90nm CMOS Low-Power 60GHz Transceiver with Integrated Baseband Circuitry," in
*IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference Digest of Technical Papers*, 2009, pp. 314-315. - C. Marcu and A. Niknejad, "A 60GHz High-Q Tapered Transmission Line Resonator in 90nm CMOS," in
*IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, IEEE, 2008, pp. 775-778. [abstract] - C. Marcu and A. Niknejad, "A 60 GHz high-Q tapered transmission line resonator in 90nm CMOS," in
*2008 IEEE MTT-S Intl. Microwave Symp. (IMS '08) Digest*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2008, pp. 775-778. - A. Arbabian and A. Niknejad, "A tapered cascaded multi-stage distributed amplifier with 370GHz GBW in 90nm CMOS," in
*Proc. 2008 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symp. (RFIC '08)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2008, pp. 57-60. - Y. Wang, B. Afshar, T. Cheng, V. Gaudet, and A. Niknejad, "A 2.5mW inductorless wideband VGA with dual feedback DC-offset correction in 90nm CMOS technology," in
*Proc. 2008 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symp. (RFIC '08)*, Piscataway, N: IEEE Press, 2008, pp. 91-94. - E. Adabi and A. Niknejad, "Broadband variable passive delay elements based on an inductance multiplication technique," in
*Proc. 2008 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symp. (RFIC '08)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEE Press, 2008, pp. 445-448. - C. Lin, M. V. Dunga, D. D. Lu, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "Statistical compact modeling of variations in nano MOSFETs," in
*Proc. 2008 Intl. Symp. on VLSI Technology, Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA '08)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2008, pp. 165-166. - B. Afshar, Y. Wang, and A. Niknejad, "A robust 24mW 60GHz receiver in 90nm standard CMOS," in
*2008 IEEE Intl. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC '08). Digest of Technical Papers*, L. C. Fujino, Ed., Vol. 51, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2008, pp. 182-183. - A. Arbabian and A. Niknejad, "A broadband distributed amplifier with internal feedback providing 660GHz GBW in 90nm CMOS," in
*2008 IEEE Intl. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC '08). Digest of Technical Papers*, L. C. Fujino, Ed., Vol. 51, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2008, pp. 196-197. - D. Chowdhury, P. Reynaert, and A. Niknejad, "A 60GHz 1V +12.3dBm transformer-coupled wideband PA in 90nm CMOS," in
*2008 IEEE Intl. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC '08). Digest of Technical Papers*, L. C. Fujino, Ed., Vol. 51, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2008, pp. 560-561. - D. D. Lu, M. V. Dunga, C. Lin, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "A multi-gate MOSFET compact model featuring independent-gate operation," in
*Proc. 2007 IEEE Intl. Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM '07)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 565-568. - A. Niknejad, S. Emami, B. Heydari, M. Bohsali, and E. Adabi, "Nanoscale CMOS for mm-wave applications (Invited Paper)," in
*29th Annual IEEE Compound Semiconductor Integrated Circuit Symp. (CSIC 2007) Technical Digest*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 1-4. - B. Heydari, P. Reynaert, E. Adabi, M. Bohsali, B. Afshar, M. A. Arbabian, and A. Niknejad, "A 60-GHz 90-nm CMOS cascode amplifier with interstage matching," in
*Proc. 2nd European Microwave Integrated Circuit Conf. (EuMIC 2007)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 88-91. - B. Heydari, M. Bohsali, E. Adabi, and A. Niknejad, "A 60 GHz power amplifier in 90 nm CMOS technology," in
*Proc. 29th IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conf. (CICC 2007)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 769-772. - E. Adabi and A. Niknejad, "CMOS low noise amplifier with capacitive feedback matching," in
*Proc. 29th IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conf. (CICC 2007)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 643-646. - P. Reynaert and A. Niknejad, "Power combining techniques for RF and mm-wave CMOS power amplifiers," in
*Proc. 33rd European Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ESSCIRC 2007)*, D. Schmitt-Landsiedel and T. Noll, Eds., Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 272-275. - A. Cathelin, B. martineau, N. Seller, S. Douyere, J. Gorisse, S. Pruvost, C. Raynaud, F. Gianesello, S. Montusclat, S. P. Voinigescu, A. Niknejad, D. Belot, and J. P. Schoellkopf, "Design for millimeter-wave applications in silicon technologies (Session Invited)," in
*Proc. 33rd European Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ESSCIRC 2007)*, D. Schmitt-Landsiedel and T. Noll, Eds., Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 464-471. - E. Adabi, B. Heydari, M. Bohsali, and A. Niknejad, "30 GHz CMOS low noise amplifier," in
*Proc. 2007 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symp. (RFIC '07)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 625-628. - P. Haldi, D. Chowdhury, G. Liu, and A. Niknejad, "A 5.8GHz linear power amplifier in a standard 90nm CMOS proces using a 1V power supply (Best Student Paper Award)," in
*Proc. 2007 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symp. (RFIC '07)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 431-434. - B. Heydari, E. Adabi, M. Bohsali, B. Afshar, A. Arbabian, and A. Niknejad, "Internal unilaterization technique for CMOS mm-wave amplifiers," in
*Proc. 2007 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symp. (RFIC '07)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 463-466. - M. V. Dunga, C. Lin, D. D. Lu, W. Xiong, C. R. Cleavelin, P. Patruno, J. Hwang, F. Yang, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "BSIM-MG: A versatile multi-gate FET model for mixed-signal design (Best Student Paper Award)," in
*Proc. 2007 IEEE Symp. on VLSI Technology*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 60-61. - W. Chen, G. Liu, Z. Boos, and A. Niknejad, "A highly linear broadband CMOS LNA employing noise and distortion cancellation," in
*Proc. 2007 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symp. (RFIC '07)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 61-64. - C. Hu, C. H. Lin, M. Dunga, D. Lu, and A. Niknejad, "A versatile multi-gate MOSFET compact model: BSIM-MG (Invited Paper)," in
*6th Workshop on Compact Modeling (WCM 2007)*, Vol. 3, Cambridge, MA: Nano Science and Technology Institute, 2007. - S. Emami, C. H. Doan, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "A highly integrated 60GHz CMOS front-end receiver," in
*2007 IEEE Intl. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC '07). Digest of Technical Papers*, L. C. Fujino, Ed., Vol. 50, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 190-191. - B. Heydari, M. Bohsali, E. Adabi, and A. Niknejad, "Low-power mm-wave components up to 104GHz in 90nm CMOS," in
*2007 IEEE Intl. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC '07). Digest of Technical Papers*, L. C. Fujino, Ed., Vol. 50, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2007, pp. 200-201. - C. Lin, M. V. Dunga, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "A compact quantum-mechanical model for double-gate MOSFET," in
*Proc. 8th Intl. Conf. on Solid-State and Integrated Circuit Technology (ICSICT-2006)*, T. Tang, G. Ru, and Y. Jiang, Eds., Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2006, pp. 1272-1274. - G. Liu, T. King Liu, and A. Niknejad, "A 1.2V, 2.4GHz fully integrated linear CMOS power amplifier with efficiency enhancement," in
*Proc. 2006 IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conf. (CICC '06)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2006, pp. 141-144. - B. Afshar and A. Niknejad, "X/Ku band CMOS LNA design techniques," in
*Proc. 2006 IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conf. (CICC '06)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2006, pp. 389-392. - N. Poobuapheun, W. Chen, Z. Boos, and A. Niknejad, "A 1.5V 0.7-2.5GHz CMOS quadrature demodulator for multi-band direct-conversion receivers," in
*Proc. 2006 IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conf. (CICC '06)*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2006, pp. 797-800. - Y. H. Chee, A. Niknejad, and J. M. Rabaey, "A 46% efficient 0.8dBm transmitter for wireless sensor networks," in
*2006 Symp. on VLSI Circuits. Digest of Technical Papers*, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press, 2006, pp. 43-44. - A. Niknejad, M. V. Dunga, B. Heydari, H. Wan, C. Lin, S. Emami Neyestanak, C. Doan, X. Xi, J. He, and C. Hu, "Challenges in compact modeling for RF and microwave applications," in
*Workshop on Compact Modeling*, 2005, pp. N/A. - J. He, J. Xi, M. Chan, H. Wan, M. V. Dunga, B. Heydari, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "Charge-based core and the model architecture of BSIM5," in
*Quality of Electronic Design*, 2005, pp. 96-101. - Z. Deng and A. Niknejad, "Dual-Mode Voltage-Controlled Oscillator with Injection Lock," in
*Proc. EDSSC 2005*, 2005, pp. N/A. - A. Niknejad, C. Doan, S. Emami Neyestanak, M. V. Dunga, X. Xi, J. He, R. W. Brodersen, and C. Hu, "Next generation CMOS compact mofels for RF and microwave applications (Invited)," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, 2005, pp. 141-144. - H. Dogan, R. G. Meyer, and A. Niknejad, "A DC-2.5GHz wide dynamic-range attenuator in .13 µm CMOS technology," in
*VLSI Circuits Digest of Technical Papers*, 2005, pp. N/A. - Y. Chee, A. Niknejad, and J. M. Rabaey, "A 89-µW 1.9-GHz CMOs oscillator using FBAR resonator," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, 2005, pp. 123-126. - S. Wang, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "A sub-mW 960-MHz ultra-wideband CMOS LNA," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, 2005, pp. 35-38. - S. Emami, C. H. Doan, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "A 60-GHz down-converting CMOS single-gate mixer," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, A. Jerng, Ed., Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2005, pp. 163-166. - Y. Chee, A. Niknejad, and J. M. Rabaey, "A class A/B low power amplifier for wireless sensor networks," in
*Proceedings of ISCAS*, 2004, pp. IV 409-412. - S. Wang, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "Modeling omnidirectional small antennas for UWB applications," in
*Antennas and Propagation Society Symposium*, 2004, pp. 1295-1298. - H. Dogan, R. G. Meyer, and A. Niknejad, "S DC-10 GHz linear-in-dB attenuator in .13 micron CMOS technology," in
*Proceedings of CICC*, 2004, pp. 609-612. - M. Y. Bohsali and A. Niknejad, "Micrwave performance of monolithic silicon passive transformers," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, 2004, pp. 647-650. - A. Niknejad, C. Doan, S. Emami Neyestanak, D. A. Sobel, and R. W. Brodersen, "60 GHz CMOS radio for Gb/s wireless LAN," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, 2004, pp. 2004. - A. Berny, A. Niknejad, and R. G. Meyer, "A 1.8 GHz Lc VCO with 1.3 GHz tuning range and mixed-signal amplitude calibration," in
*VLSI Circuits Digest of Technical Papers*, 2004, pp. 54-57. - C. Doan, S. Emami Neyestanak, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "Design of CMOS for 60GHz applications," in
*ISSCC Digest of Technical Papers*, 2004, pp. 440-538. - A. Bevilacqua and A. Niknejad, "An ultra wideband CMOS low noise amplifier for 3.1-10.6 GHz wireless receivers," in
*ISSCC Digest of Technical Papers*, 2004, pp. 382-383. - C. Doan, S. Emami Neyestanak, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "Millimeter-wave CMOS device modeling and simulation," in
*Proceedings of ISCAS*, 2004, pp. V524-V527. - X. Xi, J. He, M. V. Dunga, C. Lin, B. Heydari, H. Wan, M. Chan, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "The next generation BSIM for sun-100nm mixed-signal circuit simulation," in
*Proceedings of CICC*, 2004, pp. 13-16. - S. Emami, C. H. Doan, A. Niknejad, and R. W. Brodersen, "Large-signal millimeter-wave CMOS modeling with BSIM3," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, Y. Deval, Ed., Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2004, pp. 163-166. - M. Chan, C. Lin, J. He, Y. Taur, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "A framework for modeling double-Gate MOSFETs," in
*Workshop on Compact Modeling*, 2003, pp. N/A. - J. He, X. Xi, M. Chan, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "An advanced surface-potential-plus MOSFET model," in
*Workshop on Compact Modeling*, 2003, pp. N/A. - M. V. Dunga, X. Xi, J. He, I. Polishchuk, Q. Lu, M. Chan, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "Modeling of direct tunneling current in multi-layer gate stacks," in
*Workshop on Compact Modeling*, 2003, pp. N/A. - A. Niknejad, M. Chan, C. Hu, X. Xi, J. He, P. Su, Y. Cao, H. Wan, M. V. Dunga, C. Doan, S. Emami Neyestanak, and C. Lin, "Compact modeling for RF and microwave applications (Invited)," in
*Workshop on Compact Modeling*, 2003, pp. N/A. - A. Berny, A. Niknejad, and R. G. Meyer, "A wideband low-phase-noise CMOS VCO," in
*Proceedings of CICC*, 2003, pp. 555-558. - C. Lin, J. He, X. Xi, H. Kam, A. Niknejad, M. Chan, and C. Hu, "The impact of scaling on volume inversion in symmetric double-gate MOSFETs," in
*Semiconductor Device Research Symposium*, 2003, pp. 148-149. - C. Lin, P. Su, Y. Taur, X. Xi, J. He, A. Niknejad, M. Chan, and C. Hu, "Circuit performance of double-gate SOI CMOS," in
*Semiconductor Device Research Symposium*, 2003, pp. 266-267. - P. Su, S. Fung, P. Wyatt, H. Wan, M. Chan, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "A unified model for partial-depletion and full depletion SOI circuit designs: Using BSIMPD as a foundation," in
*Proceedings of CICC*, 2003, pp. N/A. - A. Niknejad, "Modeling of passive elements with ASITIC," in
*RFIC Digest of Papers*, 2002, pp. 303-306. - P. Su, S. Fung, H. Wan, A. Niknejad, M. Chan, and C. Hu, "An impact ionization model for SOI circuit simulation," in
*IEEE International SOI Conference*, 2002, pp. 201-202. - A. Niknejad, J. Tham, and R. G. Meyer, "Fully-integrated low phase noise bipolar differential VCOs at 2.9 and 4.4 GHz," in
*Proceedings of ESSCIRC*, 1999, pp. 198-201. - A. Niknejad and R. G. Meyer, "Analysis and optimization of monolithic inductors and transformers for RF ICs," in
*Proceedings of CICC*, 1997, pp. 375-378.

## Technical Reports

- A. Niknejad, D. Chowdhury, J. Chen, J. Park, and L. Ye, "mm-Wave Quadrature Spatial Power Combining: A Proposal," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2010-110, July 2010. [abstract]

## Patents

- S. A. Paul, T. J. Dupuis, and A. M. Niknejad, "Shielded capacitor structure," U.S. Patent Application. Nov. 2005.
- S. A. Paul, T. J. Dupuis, and A. M. Niknejad, "Method for making shielded capacitor structure," U.S. Patent 6,969,680. Nov. 2005. [abstract]
- T. J. Dupuis, D. R. Welland, A. M. Niknejad, and S. A. Paul, "RF power detector," U.S. Patent 6,927,630. Aug. 2005. [abstract]
- T. J. Dupuis, D. R. Welland, S. A. Paul, and A. M. Niknejad, "Absolute power detector," U.S. Patent 6,917,245. July 2005. [abstract]
- T. J. Dupuis, D. R. Welland, S. A. Paul, and A. M. Niknejad, "Absolute power detector," U.S. Patent Application. Dec. 2004.
- T. J. Dupuis, D. R. Welland, S. A. Paul, and A. M. Niknejad, "Absolute power detector," U.S. Patent 6,756,849. June 2004. [abstract]
- S. A. Paul, T. J. Dupuis, and A. M. Niknejad, "Shielded capacitor structure," U.S. Patent 6,737,698. May 2004. [abstract]
- T. J. Dupuis, D. R. Welland, A. M. Niknejad, and S. A. Paul, "RF power detector," U.S. Patent 6,727,754. April 2004. [abstract]
- S. A. Paul, T. J. Dupuis, and A. M. Niknejad, "Shielded capacitor structure," U.S. Patent Application. March 2004.

## Ph.D. Theses

- J. Chien and A. Niknejad, "Advanced High-Frequency Measurement Techniques for Electrical and Biological Characterization in CMOS," 2015.
- Y. H. Chee, J. M. Rabaey, and A. Niknejad, "Ultra Low Power Transmitters for Wireless Sensor Networks," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2006-57, May 2006. [abstract]
- A. D. Berny, R. G. Meyer, and A. Niknejad, "Analysis and Design of Wideband LC VCOs," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2006-50, May 2006.

## Masters Reports

- S. V. Thyagarajan and A. Niknejad, "Efficient Switching Power Amplifiers using the Distributed Switch Architecture," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2015-18, May 2015. [abstract]
- J. Yaquian and A. Niknejad, "Analysis and Design of a High Speed Delta-Sigma Modulator for mm-Wave Imaging Applications," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2012-76, May 2012.
- C. Marcu and A. Niknejad, "60 GHz Tapered Transmission Line Resonators," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2008-117, Sep. 2008. [abstract]
- E. Adabi Firouzjaei and A. Niknejad, "Microwave and mm-Wave CMOS Low Noise Amplifiers," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2007-160, Dec. 2007.