Lab Affiliation(s):
Research Lab of Electronics
Advisor:
Prof. Luca Daniel
Areas of Expertise:
  • Linear dynamical modeling including passivity enforcement and model parameterization
  • System Level Simulations
  • Convex Optimization
Expected date of graduation:
December 22, 2014

Zohaib Mahmood

  • PhD

Department: 

  • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Lab Affiliation(s): 

Research Lab of Electronics

Advisor: 

Prof. Luca Daniel

Top 3 Areas of Expertise: 

Linear dynamical modeling including passivity enforcement and model parameterization
System Level Simulations
Convex Optimization

Expected date of graduation: 

December 22, 2014

CV: 

Thesis Title: 

TBD

Thesis Abstract: 

TBD

Top 5 Awards and honors (name of award, date received): 

Presidential Fellowship, MIT-2008
Best Paper/Presentation in Session Award (TECHCON-2011)
Best Paper/Presentation in Session Award (TECHCON-2010)
National Talent Scholarship, Govt. of Pakistan 2003-2007
Secured 5-gold medals for excellence in different areas of electrical engineering, B.Sc. , March 2007

5 Recent Papers: 

Z. Mahmood, B. Guerin, E. Adalsteinsson, L. Wald and L. Daniel, “An Automated Framework to Decouple pTx Arrays with Many Channels.” In the proceedings of 21st Annual Meeting and Exhibition of International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Salt Lake City, UT, April 2013

Z. Mahmood, A. Chinea, G. Calafiore, S. Grivet-Talocia, L. Daniel, “Robust Localization Methods for Passivity Enforcement of Linear Macromodels.” In the proceedings of IEEE workshop on Signal and Power Integrity, Paris, France, May 2013

Z. Mahmood, R. Suaya, L. Daniel, “An efficient framework for passive compact dynamical modeling of multiport linear systems.” In the proceedings of Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference and Exhibition (DATE), Dresden, Germany, March 2012: pp. 1203-1208

Z. Mahmood, R. Marathe, D. Weinstein, R. Suaya and L. Daniel, “Automated Parameterized Dynamical Modeling of RF MEMS Resonators” In TECHCON, Austin TX, September 2012

Z. Mahmood and L. Daniel, “Guaranteed Passive Parameterized Modeling of Multiport Passive Circuit Blocks.” In TECHCON, Austin TX, September 2011 (Best in session paper/presentation award)

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