Luis received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 2015. Luis has interned at NASA Ames Research Center/SETI Institute, MIT in the Terahertz Integrated Electronics group, and, at present, Luxima Technology. In the fall of 2016, Luis will begin a M.S./Ph.D. program at University of California, Santa Barbara where he will focus on RF/mm-wave integrated circuits. When not working, Luis enjoys music – he plays the electric guitar, exercise, and a myriad of entertainment.
Tingting (email@example.com) received her B.S. degree in Electronic Science and Engineering from Southeast University, Nanjing, China, in 2008 and received her M.S. degree in microelectronics from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China, in 2011. Then, she joined China electronics technology corporation 14th research institute from 2011 to 2014. Now, she is pursuing her Ph.D. degree at State key Laboratory of ASIC and system, Auto-ID Lab, School of Microelectronics, Fudan University.
Rui Ma (firstname.lastname@example.org) received the Bachelor degree from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from University of Kassel, Germany, in 2006 and 2009, respectively. From 2007-2010, he was with the Microwave Electronics Labs at University of Kassel as research fellow working on the transistor modeling and power amplifier design. From 2010-2012, he was a Senior Research Engineer with Nokia Siemens Networks (now Nokia Networks), where he focused on the R&D of enabling technologies for wideband radio research. Since March 2012, he is with Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories (MERL) in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Currently, he is a Principal Research Scientist leading research projects on PA, digital transmitter, THz, as well as emerging applications of GaN. In 2013, he received the specification award by MIPI Alliance for the development of Analog Reference Interface (ACI) for Envelope Tracking eTrak specification. Dr. Ma is a senior member of IEEE and inventor or co-inventor for more than a dozen patents and patent applications.
Yuechen (email@example.com) is an undergraduate student currently majoring in course 6-1 (electrical engineering). His areas of interest are analog electronics and RF engineering. He plays the accordion in his spare time.
Elliott (firstname.lastname@example.org) received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT in 2015 and is expected to receive his M. Eng in Electrical Engineering in 2016. Previously he interned at Apple in the prototyping group. His primary research interest is in exploring non-traditional circuits and devices in order to maximize performance at THz frequencies. His current research focuses on the high frequency behavior of avalanche breakdown. In his free time Elliott enjoys studying Russia, building analog synthesizers, and listening to music.
Texas Instruments Undergraduate Research and Innovation Scholar, 2013
Cheng Wang (email@example.com) was born in Sui Ning, Si Chuan, China, on March 8, 1987. He received his B.S. degree in engineering physics from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 2008. He received his M.S. degree in radio physics from China Academy of Engineering Physics, Mianyang, China, in 2011. After graduation, he joined Institute of Electronic Engineering, Mianyang, China, where he had worked as an assistant research fellow from 2011 to 2015.
Currently, he is pursuing his Ph.D. degree at Terahertz Integrated Electronics Group, Microsystems Technology Laboratories (MTL), department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Awards and Honors:
Deng Jiaxian Young Scientist Award, 2012.
Qu Yuzhi Scholarship, granted by Tsinghua University, 2007.
Guo Zhang (firstname.lastname@example.org) is now interested in THz circuits based on novel circuit and device design. He enjoys traveling, music, animation and workout in life.
Jack Holloway (email@example.com) works on high-frequency integrated circuit design, with a current focus on technologies addressing the THz gap. He has served as a United States Marine Corps officer, an F/A-18 pilot, and a project officer at the Office of Naval Research.
Zhi Hu (firstname.lastname@example.org) received his B.S. degree in microelectronics from Fudan University in 2015. Currently as a graduate student he is exploring novel ways to develop circuits and systems in the terahertz range. In his spare time, he enjoys reading Sanskrit texts.
Renming scholarship, 2012.
Renming scholarship, 2013.
SCSK scholarship, 2013.
KLA-Tencor scholarship, 2014.
First-class scholarship for senior students, 2015.
Zhi Hu, Yibo Fan, Xiaoyang Zeng, “Iterative Disparity Voting Based Stereo Matching Algorithm and Its Hardware Implementation,” IEEE/ACM Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2015.
Zhi Hu, Yibo Fan, Xiaoyang Zeng, “A Low Dimensional Intensity-based Feature Descriptor for Fast Image Matching,” IEEE International Conference on Solid-State and Integrated Circuit Technology (ICSICT), 2014.
Zhi Hu, “Possible Origin of Homo floresiensis from Homo habilis,” Communication on Contemporary Anthropology, Vol. 7(e13), pp.86-94, 2013.