Publications

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Journal Publications

  1. A Ansari, M Rais‐Zadeh, "Depletion‐mediated piezoelectric AlGaN/GaN resonators," Physica Status Solidi (a), DOI: 10.1002/pssa.201532746, 2016.

  2. M. Jafari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Zero-static-power phase-change optical modulator," Optics Letters, vol. 41, issue 6, pp.1177-1180, 2016.

  3. M. Wang, F. Lin, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A reconfigurable filter using phase change RF switches," IEEE Microwave Magazine, submitted, 2016.

  4. M. Wang and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Development and evaluation of germanium telluride phase change material based ohmic switches for RF applications," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, accepted, 2016.

  5. M. Rais-Zadeh, J. Fox, D. Wentzloff, and Y. Gianchandani, "Reconfigurable radios: A possible solution to reduce entry costs in wireless phones," Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 103, issue 3, pp. 438–451, March, 2015.

  6. Z. Wu and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A temperature-stable piezoelectric MEMS oscillator using a CMOS PLL circuit for temperature sensing and oven controls," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 1747-1758, December, 2015.

  7. A. Peczalski, Z. Wu, R. Tabrizian, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Investigation into the quality factor of piezoelectric-on-silica micromachined resonators," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 24, no. 6, pp. 1695-1702, December, 2015.

  8. F. Lin and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Tunable RF MEMS filters: A review," Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, pp. 1-12, March, 2015.

  9. A. Ansari, C.-Y. Liu, C.-C. Lin, H.-C. Kuo, P.-C. Ku, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "GaN micromechanical resonators with meshed metal bottom electrode," Materials, 8(3), pp. 1204–1212, 2015.

  10. V. J. Gokhale and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Uncooled infrared detectors using gallium nitride on silicon micromechanical resonators," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 803–810, August, 2014.

  11. Y. Shim and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Non-linearity analysis of RF ohmic switches based on phase change materials," IEEE Electron Device Letters, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 405–407, March, 2014.

  12. A. Ansari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A thickness-mode AlGaN/GaN resonant body high electron mobility transistor," IEEE Transaction on Electron Devices, vol. 61, no. 4, pp. 1006–1013, April, 2014.

  13. M. Wang, Y. Shim, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A Low-loss directly heated two-port RF phase change switch," IEEE Electron Device Letters, vol. 35, no. 4, pp. 491–493, April, 2014.

  14. A. Ansari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A temperature-compensated micromechanical gallium nitride resonator," IEEE Electron Device Letters, vol. 35, no. 11, pp.1127–1129, November, 2014.

  15. V. J. Gokhale, O. Shenderova, G. McGuire, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Infrared absorption properties of carbon nanotube/nanodiamond based thin film coatings," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 23, no. 1, pp.191–197, February , 2014.

  16. M. Rais-Zadeh, V. Gokhale, A. Ansari, M. Faucher, D. Theron, Y. Cordier, L. Buchaillot, "Gallium nitride as an electromechanical material," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 1252–1271, December, 2014.

  17. V. J. Gokhale and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Phonon-electron interactions in piezoelectric semiconductor bulk acoustic wave resonators," Nature Scientific Reports, 4:5617, DOI: 10.1038, 2014.

  18. V. A. Thakar, Z. Z. Wu, A. Peczalski, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Piezoelectrically transduced temperature-compensated flexural-mode silicon resonators," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 819–823, June, 2013.

  19. Y. Shim, J.-P. Raskin, C. R. Neve, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "RF MEMS passives on high-resistivity silicon substrates," IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, vol. 23, no. 12, pp. 632–634, December, 2013.

  20. Z. Wu, Y. Shim, and M. Rais-Zadeh , "Miniaturized UWB filters integrated with tunable notch filters using a silicon-based integrated passive device technology," IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques (TMTT), vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 518–527, March, 2012.

  21. Y. Shim, Z. Wu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A multi-metal surface micromachining process for tunable RF MEMS passives," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 867–874, August, 2012.

  22. Y. Shim, Z. Wu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A high-performance continuously tunable MEMS bandpass filter at 1 GHz," IEEE Transaction on Microwave Theory and Technique (TMTT), vol. 60, no. 8, pp. 2439–2747, August, 2012.

  23. W. Pan, V. A. Thakar, M. Rais-Zadeh, and F. Ayazi, "Acoustically coupled thickness-mode AlN-on-Si bandpass filters, Part I: principle and devices," IEEE Trans. Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, vol. 59, no. 10, pp. 2262–2269. October, 2012.

  24. V. A. Thakar, W. Pan, F. Ayazi, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Acoustically coupled thickness-mode AlN-on-Si bandpass filters, Part II: simulation and analysis," IEEE Trans. Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, vol. 59, no. 10, pp. 2270–2277, October, 2012.

  25. M. Rais-Zadeh, H. M. Lavasani, and F. Ayazi, "An integrated 800MHz coupled-resonator tunable bandpass filter in silver with a constant bandwidth," Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 942-949, August, 2009.

  26. M. Rais-Zadeh, A. Kapoor, H. M. Lavasani, and F. Ayazi, "Fully integrated low-loss bandpass filters for wireless applications," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM), vol. 19, no. 8, pp. 1–8, July, 2009.

  27. M. Rais-Zadeh, P. A. Kohl, and F. Ayazi, "MEMS switched tunable inductors," Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 17, issue 1, pp. 78–84, February, 2008.

  28. M. Rais-Zadeh, J. Laskar, and F. Ayazi, "High performance inductors on CMOS-grade trenched silicon substrate," IEEE Transaction on Components and Packaging Technologies, vol. 31, issue 1, pp. 126–134, March, 2008.

  29. M. Rais-Zadeh and F. Ayazi, "Characterization of high-Q spiral inductors on thick insulator-on-silicon," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 2105–2112, September, 2005.

Conference Proceedings

  1. M. Rais-Zadeh, "Advanced reconfigurable RF/microwave electronics," IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium, invited, 2017.

  2. M. Jafari, J. Guo, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "An ultrafast optical shutter exploiting total light absorption in a phase change materialAn ultrafast optical shutter exploiting total light absorption in a phase change material," SPIE Photonics West Optical Components and Materials XIV Conference, accepted, 2017.

  3. M. Rais-Zadeh, "Applications of gallium nitride in MEMS and acoustic microsystems," IEEE Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF), invited, 2017.

  4. M. Wang, F. Lin, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "An X-band reconfigurable bandpass filter using phase change RF switches," IEEE Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF), Best Paper Award, Austin, TX, January, 2016.

  5. A. Ansari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Frequency-tunable current-assisted AlGaN/GaN acoustic resonators," IEEE MEMS Conference (MEMS’16), Shanghai, China, pp. 123-126, January, 2016.

  6. M. Jafari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A 1550 nm phase change electro-optical shutter," IEEE MEMS Conference (MEMS’16), Shanghai, China, pp. 655-658, January, 2016.

  7. M. Rais-Zadeh, "Gallium nitride electro-acoustic devices and acoustic metamaterials," SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing Conference, invited, 2016.

  8. M. Moosavifar, A. Ansari, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "AlN-on-Si resonant IR sensor array with large temperature coefficient of frequency," IEEE Sensors Conference, Oct. 30-Nov. 2, 2016.

  9. A. Ansari, H. Zhu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Gallium nitride high-order mode Lamb-wave resonators and delay-lines," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, June, 2016.

  10. H. Zhu, A. Ansari, and M. Rais-Zadeh , "Lamb wave dispersion in gallium nitride micromechanical resonators," International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors (CSW’16), June, 2016.

  11. M. Rais-Zadeh, A. Peczalski, S. Altunc, Y. Zheng, O.Kegege, H. Shaw, G.Heckler, "Miniaturized Phonon Trap Timing Units for PNT of Cubesats," AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, accepted, 2016.

  12. H. Zhu, A. Ansari, W. Luo, M. Rais-Zadeh, "Observation of acoustoelectric effect in micromachined Lamb wave delay lines with AlGaN/GaN heterostructure," IEEE International Electron Device Meeting, accepted, 2016.

  13. M. Wang, F. Lin, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Performance measurements and non-linearity modeling of GeTe phase change RF switches with direct and indirect heating schemes," IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS’15), Phoenix, AZ, May, 2015.

  14. F. Lin and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A tunable 0.6 GHz-1.7 GHz bandpass filter with a constant bandwidth using switchable varactor-tuned resonators," IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS’15), Phoenix, AZ, May, 2015.

  15. A. Peczalski and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Temperature compensated fused silica resonators using embedded nickel-refilled trenches," International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers’15), Anchorage, Alaska, pp. 157-160, June, 2015.

  16. R. Tabrizian and M. Rais-Zadeh, "The Effect of charge redistribution on limiting the kt2.Q product of piezoelectrically transduced resonators," International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers’15), Anchorage, Alaska, pp. 981-984, June, 2015.

  17. J.M. Tsai, M. Daneman, B. Boser, D. Horsley, M. Rais-Zadeh, H.Y. Tang, Y. Lu, O. Rozen, A.F. Liu, and F. Assaderaghi, "Versatile CMOS MEMS integrated piezoelectric platform," International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers’15), Anchorage, Alaska, pp. 2248-2251, June, 2015.

  18. A. Ansari, R. Tabrizian, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A high-Q AlGaN/GaN phonon trap with integrated HEMT read-out," International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers’15), Anchorage, Alaska, pp. 2256-2259, June, 2015.

  19. V. Gokhale, C. Figueroa, J. M. L. Tsai, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Low-noise AlN-on-Si resonant infrared detectors using a commercial foundry MEMS fabrication process," IEEE MEMS Conference (MEMS’15), pp. 73-76, Estoril, Portugal, January, 2015.

  20. Z. Wu and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A temperature-stable MEMS oscillator on an ovenized micro-platform using a PLL-based heater control system," IEEE MEMS Conference (MEMS’15), pp. 793-796, Estoril, Portugal, January, 2015.

  21. F. Davoodi, J. Burdick, M. Rais-Zadeh, and C. Shahabi, "Moball: an intelligent wind-opportunistic mobile sensor to monitor the polar regions," IEEE Sensors, Busan, South Korea, pp. 1-4, November, 2015.

  22. M. Rais-Zadeh, "AlGaN/GaN micromechanical devices and resonant HEMTs," Topical Workshop on Heterostructure Microelectronics (TWHM 2015), August, 2015.

  23. M. Wang, F. Lin, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Comparison and analysis of structures of GeTe based phase change RF switches and modeling for power handling capability," Government Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conference (GOMACTech), St Louis, MO, March, 2015.

  24. A. Ansari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Gallium nitride bulk acoustic wave resonators with embedded metal- silicon dioxide structures," International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors (CSW), June-July, 2015.

  25. A. Ansari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Piezoresistive versus piezoelectric transduction of GaN micromechanical resonators," International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors (CSW), June-July, 2015.

  26. F. Davoodi, J. Burdick, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Moball network: A self-powered intelligent network of controllable spherical sensors to explore solar planets and moons," AIAA SPACE 2014 Conference and Exposition, Best Paper Award (Finalist), August, 2014.

  27. V. A. Thakar and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Temperature-compensated piezoelectrically actuated Lamé-mode resonators," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS’14), San Francisco, CA, pp. 214-217, January, 2014.

  28. K. Ben Ali, C. Roda Neve, Y. Shim, M. Rais-Zadeh, and J.-P. Raskin, "Non-linear characteristics of passive elements on trap-rich high-resistivity Si substrates," IEEE Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF), Best Paper Award (2nd place), Newport Beach, CA, pp. 4-6, January, 2014.

  29. M. Wang and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Directly heated four-terminal phase change switches," IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS), Best Paper Award (Honorable Mention), pp. 1-4, June, 2014.

  30. Z. Wu, A. Peczalski, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Low-power ovenization of fused silica resonators for temperature-stable oscillators," IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 1-4, May, 2014.

  31. V. A. Thakar, C. Figueroa, Z. Wu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A temperature-stable clock using multiple temperature-compensated micro-resonators," IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 1-4, May, 2014.

  32. F. Lin, M. Wang, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A miniature distributed Ku-band phase shifter using tunable inductors and MEMS varactors," National Wireless Research Collaboration Symposium, Idaho Falls, Idaho, pp. 11-14, May, 2014.

  33. V. J. Gokhale, P. D. Myers, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Subwavelength plasmonic absorbers for spectrally selective resonant infrared detectors," IEEE Sensors Conference, Valencia, Spain, pp. 982-985, November, 2014.

  34. M. Rais-Zadeh, "Gallium nitride based micromechanical resonators and resonant sensor," China Semiconductor Technology International Conference (CSTIC)-SEMICON China, invited, Shanghai, China, March, 2014.

  35. V. A. Thakar, Z. Wu, C. Figueroa, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A multi-resonator approach for eliminating the temperature dependence of silicon-based references," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, pp. 415-418, June, 2014.

  36. A. Ansari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "An 8.7 GHz GaN micromechanical resonator with an integrated AlGaN/GaN HEMT," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop (Hilton Head), Hilton Head, SC, pp. 295-296, June, 2014.

  37. Z. Wu, A. Peczalski, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Device-layer ovenization of fused silica micromechanical resonators for temperature-stable operation," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, pp. 87-90, June, 2014.

  38. Z. Wu, A. Peczalski, V. A. Thakar, Z. Cao, Y. Yuan, G. He, R. L. Peterson, K. Najafi, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Piezoelectrically transduced high-Q silica micro resonators," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS’13), Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 122-125, January, 2013.

  39. Y. Shim, G. Hummel, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "RF switches using phase change materials," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS’13), Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 237-240, January, 2013.

  40. Z. Wu, A. Peczalski, V. Thakar, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A low phase-noise Pierce oscillator using a piezoelectric-on-silica micromechanical resonator," 17th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers), Best Poster Award, Barcelona, Spain, pp. 490-493, June, 2013.

  41. V. A. Thakar and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Optimization of tether geometry to achieve low anchor loss in Lamé mode resonators," 2013 Joint European Frequency and Time Forum & International Frequency Control Symposium (EFTF/IFC), Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 129-132, July, 2013.

  42. A. Ansari and M. Rais-Zadeh, "HEMT-Based read-out of a thickness-mode AlGaN/GaN resonator," IEEE Electron Device Meeting (IEDM’13), Washington, DC, pp. 18.3.1-18.3.4, 2013.

  43. V. J. Gokhale and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Thin film infrared absorbers using carbon nanotube composites," Workshop on Nano and Micro Manufacturing, poster presentation, Dearborn, MI, May, 2013.

  44. M. Rais-Zadeh, V. A. Thakar, Z. Wu, and A. Peczalski, "Temperature compensated silicon resonators for space applications," Proc. SPIE 8614, Reliability, Packaging, Testing, and Characterization of MOEMS/MEMS and Nanodevices XII, Invited, San Francisco, CA, February, 2013.

  45. Y. Shim, Z. Wu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "MEMS tunable bandstop and bandpass filters," USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, Jan, 2013.

  46. Y. Shim, J. Ruan, Z. Wu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "An integrated RF MEMS tunable filter," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, Paris, France, pp. 15-18, January-February, 2012.

  47. V. A. Thakar, W. Pan, F. Ayazi, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Monolithic implementation of AlN-on-silicon bandpass filters with a high-Q notch within the passband," IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium, Baltimore, MD, pp. 1-5, May, 2012.

  48. A. Ansari, V. Gokhale, J. Roberts, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Monolithic integration of GaN-based micromechanical resonators and HEMTs for timing application," IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM’12), San Francisco, CA, pp. 15.5.1-15.5.4, December, 2012.

  49. Y. Sui, V. J. Gokhale, O. A. Shenderova, G. E. McGuire, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A thin-film infrared absorber using CNT/nanodiamond nanocomposite," MRS Proceedings, vol. 1452, San Francisco, CA, April, 2012.

  50. V. J. Gokhale, Y. Sui, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Novel uncooled detector based on gallium nitride micromechanical resonators," Proc. SPIE 8353, Infrared Technology and Applications XXXVIII, vol. 835319, Baltimore, MD, May, 2012.

  51. M. Rais-Zadeh, "Gallium nitride micromechanical resonators for IR detection," Proc. SPIE 8373, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications IV, invited, vol. 83731M, Baltimore, MD, May, 2012.

  52. V. Thakar, Z. Wu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A high ON/OFF ratio MEMS capacitive switch with applications in solar energy harvesting," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, pp. 385-388, June, 2012.

  53. V. J. Gokhale and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Sensitive uncooled IR detectors using gallium nitride resonators and silicon nitride absorbers," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, pp. 46-49, June, 2012.

  54. M. Rais-Zadeh, "Design and fabrication considerations in developing high-Q MEMS capacitors and inductors," IEEE 11th Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF), pp. 161-164, Phoenix, AZ, January, 2011.

  55. Y. Shim, Z. Wu, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "A high-performance temperature-stable continuously tuned MEMS capacitor," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), pp. 752-755, Cancun, Mexico, January, 2011.

  56. V. J. Gokhale, J. Roberts, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "High performance bulk mode gallium nitride resonators and filters," International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers), pp. 926-929, Beijing, China, June, 2011.

  57. Z. Wu, Y. Shim, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Miniaturized UWB bandpass filters integrated with notch filters using a silicon-based integrated passive device technology," IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS), Best Paper Award (Finalist), pp.1-4, Baltimore, MD, June, 2011.

  58. A. Ansari, V. J. Gokhale, V. A. Thakar, J. Roberts, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Gallium nitride-on-silicon micromechanical overtone resonators and filters," IEEE Electron Device Meeting (IEDM), pp. 20.3.1-20.3.4, Washington, DC, December, 2011.

  59. Z. Wu, Y. Shim, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Switchable wide tuning range bandstop filters for frequency-agile radios," IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM), pp. 20.5.1-20.5.4, Washington, DC, December, 2011.

  60. O. A. Shenderova, S. Hens, A. V. Sumant, S. Yu, V. J. Gokhale, M. Rais-Zadeh, and G.E. McGuire, "Detonation nanodiamond in DMSO as seeding slurries for CVD diamond," IV International Conference on Surfaces, Materials and Vacuum, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, September, 2011.

  61. V. J. Gokhale, Y. Shim, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Observation of the acoustoelectric effect in Gallium Nitride micromechanical bulk acoustic filters," IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium, pp. 524-529, Newport Beach, CA, June, 2010.

  62. V. J. Gokhale, Y. Shim, V. A. Thakar, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Q amplification in Gallium Nitride thickness mode filters using acoustoelectric effect," Tech. Dig. Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head Island, SC, pp. 475-478, June, 2010.

  63. Y. Shim, R. Tabrizian, F. Ayazi, and M. Rais-Zadeh, "Low-loss MEMS band-pass filters with improved out-of-band rejection by exploiting inductive parasitics," IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM), Baltimore, MD, pp. 1-4, December, 2009.

  64. R. Tabrizian, M. Rais-Zadeh, and F. Ayazi, "Effect of phonon interactions on limiting the f.Q product of micromechanical resonators," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers), Denver, CO, pp. 2131-2134, June, 2009.

  65. M. Rais-Zadeh, A. K. Samarao, P. Monajemi, and F. Ayazi, "Low-voltage large-value tunable capacitors using selfaligned HARPSS," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Tucson, AZ, pp. 319-322, January, 2008.

  66. M. Rais-Zadeh and F. Ayazi, "Small-bandwidth integrated tunable bandpass filters for GSM applications," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Tucson, AZ, pp. 1032-1035, January, 2008.

  67. M. Rais-Zadeh and F. Ayazi, "High-Q tunable silver capacitors for RFIC’s," Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems, Best Student Paper Award (Finalist), Long Beach, CA, pp. 169-172, January, 2007.

  68. M. Rais-Zadeh, H. M. Lavasani, and F. Ayazi, "CMOS-compatible encapsulated silver bandpass filters," IEEE Microwave Symposium (IMS), Honolulu, HI, pp. 1301-1304, June, 2007.

  69. M. Rais-Zadeh, P. A. Kohl, and F. Ayazi, "A packaged micromachined switched tunable inductor," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Hyogo, Japan, pp. 799-802, January, 2007.

  70. M. Rais-Zadeh, P. A. Kohl, and F. Ayazi, "High-Q micromachined silver passives and filters," IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM), San Francisco, CA, pp. 1-4, December, 2006.

  71. M. Raieszadeh, P. Monajemi, S. W. Yoon, J. Laskar, and F. Ayazi, "High-Q integrated inductors on trenched silicon islands," IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Miami, FL, pp. 199-202, January-February, 2005.

Theses

  1. V. J. Gokhale, "Gallium nitride resonators for infrared detector arrays and resonant acoustoelectric amplifiers," Doctoral thesis, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2014.

  2. V. A. Thakar, "Aluminum nitride-on-silicon temperature-stable resonators and filters for timing applications," Doctoral thesis, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2014.

  3. Z. Wu, "Microelectromechanical systems for wireless radio front-ends and integrated frequency references," Doctoral thesis, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2014.

  4. Y. Shim, "Fully integrated high-performance MEMS lumped element filters for reconfigurable radios," Doctoral thesis, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2013.

  5. M. Rais-Zadeh, "Wafer-level encapsulated high-performance MEMS tunable passives and bandpass filters," Doctoral thesis, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2008.

  6. M. Raieszadeh, "High-Q integrated inductors on trenched silicon islands," Master thesis, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2005.

Patents

Issued Patents
  1. Y. Shim, M. Wang, and M. Raieszadeh, "Directly heated phase change switches," Patent, issued, 2016.

  2. M. Raieszadeh and Y.Shim, "Wide range continuously tunable capacitor bank," Patent Issued, U. of Michigan, 2015.

  3. M. Raieszadeh and V. J. Gokhale, "Infrared sensing using pyro/piezo-electric resonators," Filed, US 20120286161 A1, 2012.

  4. F. Ayazi and M. Raieszadeh, "Micro-electromechanical voltage tunable capacitors and filter devices," US Patent, issued, 2011.

  5. F. Ayazi, M. Raieszadeh, and P. Monajemi, "Self-aligned high aspect-ratio polysilicon and single-crystal silicon fabrication method," US Patent, Issued, 2011.

  6. F. Ayazi and M. Raieszadeh and P. A. Kohl, "Micro-electromechanical Switched Tunable Inductor," US Patent, issued, 2010.

Patents Pending
  1. F. Ayazi and M. Raieszadeh, "Low-loss substrate for high quality components," US Patent pending, Application No. 11/168066, Filed 6/28/2005.

  2. M. Raieszadeh and A. Ansari, "Resonant body high electron mobility transistors," US Patent, filed, 2015.

  3. M. Raieszadeh, Z. Wu, V. A. Thakar, A. Peczalski, "TCF compensated micromechanical resonators," Patent Filed 10/31/2012, U. of Michigan, 2012.

Invention Disclosure Filed
  1. M. Rais-Zadeh, A. Ansari, "Acoustic diodes," Provisional Patent, filed, 2016.

  2. M. Rais-Zadeh, A. Ansari, H. Zhu, "Piezoelectric acoustic circulators," Provisional Patent, filed, 2016.

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