Directory

Nathan Neihart

  • Assistant Professor

Main Office

2132 Coover
Ames, IA 50011-3060
Phone: 515-294-5709




Education

PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle (2008)
MS, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City (2004)
BS, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City (2004)

Interest Areas

Radio-frequency analog and mixed-signal IC design, MIMO, cognitive radio

Core Research Area: VLSI

Strategic Research Area: Small-Scale Technology

Selected Publications

  • A. El-Gouhary and N. M. Neihart, “Inductor-based tuning in LC-quadrature oscillators: a comparative study,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems-II: Express Briefs, vol. 59, pp. 548-552, Sep. 2012.
  • N. M. Neihart, J. Brown, and X. Yu, “A dual-band 2.45/6 GHz CMOS LNA utilizing a dual-resonant transformer-based matching network,” IEEE Transaction on Circuits and Systems-I: Regular Papers, vol. 59, pp. 1743-1751, Aug. 2012.
  • X. Yu and N. M. Neihart, “A 2-11 GHz reconfigurable multi-mode LNA in 0.13m CMOS,” IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuit Symposium, pp. 475-478, June 2012.
  • X. Yu and N. M. Neihart, “Design and characterization of symmetric multi-tap transformers,” IEEE Intl. Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 954-957, May 2012.
  • J. L. Brown and N. M. Neihart, “An analytical study of a magnetically tuned matching network,” IEEE Intl. Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 1979-1982, May 2012.