Lee Center for Advanced Networking
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering
MS 136-93, California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA 91125

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 1994; M.A., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, 1996; Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, 1998.


Professor Hajimiri does research on integrated systems for ultra-high speed and ultra-low power communications. His research group is involved in multidisciplinary aspects of integrated systems dealing with theoretical treatments of the fundamental limitations of integrated systems as well as practical implementations of new systems using various substrates.

He has worked with Philips Semiconductors, Sun Microsystems, and Lucent Technologies (Bell Laboratories) in the past. In 1998, he joined the faculty of the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California. He is the author of the Kluwer best-seller: The Design of Low Noise Oscillators. He is an associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems (TCAS) and a member of the Technical Program Committees of ICCAD.

Professor Hajimiri was the Gold medal winner of the National Physics Competition and the Bronze Medal winner of the 21st International Physics Olympiad, Groningen, the Netherlands. He was a co-recipient of the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) Jack Kilby Outstanding Paper Award and the winner of the IBM Faculty Partnership Award.