Kamran Entesari

Associate Professor

Entesari

Office: WEB 315C
Phone: 979.845.9586
Fax: 979.845.7161
Email: kentesar@tamu.edu

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Curriculum Vitae
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Research Interests

  • Radio frequency/microwave/millimeter-wave integrated circuits and systems
  • Micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) for RF/microwave applications
  • Microwave filters and passive components
  • RF/ Microwave biological/chemical sensors
  • Integrated RF photonics

Awards & Honors

  • -Student paper award, IEEE RFIC Symposium, 2014, IEEE IMS Symposium, 2011.
  • -Student paper honorable mention, IEEE AP Symposium, 2013.
  • -Student paper nominations, IEEE RFIC Symposium, 2016, 2012 and 2009, IEEE IMS Symposium, 2011.
  • -Outstanding Faculty Award for Research, Teaching and Service, ECE Department, TAMU, 2012.
  • -NSF CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2011.
  • -Selected as second team for the Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) design challenge in the final student design computation, 2009.

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2005
  • M.S. Tehran Polytechnic University, 1999
  • B.S. Sharif University of Technology, 1995

Selected Publications

A.P. Saghati, and K. Entesari, “Fluidics in Microwave Components”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 50-75 , June 2016.

A.P. Saghati, A. P. Saghati, K. Entesari, “An ultra-miniature SIW cavity-backed Slot Antenna”, submitted to IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters

M. Elkholy, M. Mikhemar, H. Darabi, K. Entesari, "Low loss high power integrated passive electrical balanced duplexers", IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 64, no. 5, pp. 1544-1559, May 2016.

A.P. Saghati, J. Batra, J. Kameoka, and K. Entesari, “A microfluidically-reconfigurable dual band slot antenna with a frequency coverage ratio of 3:1", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 15, pp. 122-125, 2016.

A.P. Saghati, A. P. Saghati, and K. Entesari, “Ultra-miniature SIW cavity resonators and filters”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 63, no. 12, pp. 4329-4340, Dec. 2015.

P. Sepidband, K. Entesari, “A CMOS spectrum sensor based on quasi-cyclostationary feature detection for cognitive radios", IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 63, no. 12, pp. 4089-4109, Dec. 2015.

A.P. Saghati, J. Batra, J. Kameoka, and K. Entesari, "Miniature and reconfigurable CPW folded slot antennas employing liquid-metal capacitive loading", IEEE Transactions on Antenna and Propagation, vol. 63, no. 9, pp. 3798-3808, Sept. 2015.

A.P. Saghati, J. Batra, J. Kameoka, and K. Entesari, “A miniaturized microfluidically reconfigurable CPW bandpass filter with maximum power-handling of 10 watts", IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 63, no. 8, pp. 2515-2525, Aug. 2015.

O. Elhadidiy, S. Shakib, K. Krenek, S. Palermo, K. Entesari, " A wide-band fully-integrated CMOS ring-oscillator PLL-based complex dielectric spectroscopy system", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems-I, vol. 62, no. 8, pp. 1940-1949, Aug. 2015.

K. Entesari, A. P. Saghati, V. Sekar, M. Armendariz, "Tunable SIW antenna, filters and VCOs," IEEE Microwave Magazine, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 34-54 , May 2015.

M.M. Bajestan, V. D. Rezaei, K. Entesari, "A low-phase-noise wide-tuning-range quadrature oscillator using a transformer-based dual-resonance LC ring", IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 63, no. 4, pp.1142-1153, April 2015.

H. Hedayati, A. W-F. Law, N. Kim, V. Aparin, K. Entesari, "A 1.8 dB NF blocker-filtering noise-canceling wideband receiver with shared TIA in 40nm CMOS”, IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol. 50 , no. 5, pp.1148-1164, April 2015.

E. Gaxiola, and K. Entesari, "Design and implementation of a wireless medical system prototype for implantable applications" Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing International Journal, vol. 82, pp. 99-111, 2015.