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Farshad Moradi

PhD, Lektor

Education

Jan. 2008 - Apr. 2011
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, University of Oslo
Research area: “Ultra low power digital circuit design for wireless sensor networks applications”

Sep. 2002- Jan. 2005
M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad
Thesis: “High speed, low power and leakage-tolerant digital circuit design for high performance applications

Sep. 1996-June 2001
B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran



Experience

Aug. 2011 -
Assistant professor, Engineering College of Aarhus, Electronics & ICT

Sep. 2009 – Jan. 2011
Researcher, Nanoelectronic Research Lab, Purdue University
Research Area: Nano-scale VLSI design for ultra low power applications

Sep.2006-Dec. 2007
Senior Lecturer, Ilam University, Iran

Memberships

Student Member of IEEE from 2008-2011
Member of IEEE, from 2011
Member of ACM, from 2009
IEEE Solid State Circuit
IEEE Circuit and System
Nanoelectronics Research Lab at Purdue University (from 2009-2011)
Nanoelectronics Group, University of Oslo, Norway (from 2008-2011)
NeCRL group at San Francisco State University (from 2003-2007)

Teaching

• Introduction to Integrated Circuit Design (ETICD)
• Low-Power Integrated Circuits (LPIC)

Rewieving activities

• IEEE Transactions on VLSI Systems (TVLSI)
• IEEE Transaction on circuit and System I, II
• IEEE Transactions on Electron Device
• IEEE Journal of Solid State Circuit
• Low Power Electronics Journal
• IET Journal on circuit, Device and Systems
• IET Electronic Letters
• Iranian Journal on Electrical Engineering
• International Conference on Microelectronics
• ISSCC (International Solid-State Circuit Conference )
• Journal of Low Power Electronics (JLOPE)
• MWSCAS, IEEE Midwest Symposium on Circuit and System
• NORCHIP
• ISCAS, IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
• Design Automation Conference (DAC)
• Journal of Low Power Electronics and Applications (JLPEA)
• International Conference on Electronic, Circuit and System (ICECS)

Publications

Publications:
(33) F. Moradi, I. Vatajelu, D. Wisland, H. Mahmoodi, A. Peiravi, “Domino Logic Designs for High-Performance and Leakage-Tolerant Applications”, VLSI Integration Journal, 2012

(32) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Jens Kargaard Madsen, H. Mahmoodi,” Pulsed-Flip-Flop design for high performance applications”, accepted for ICECS 2012

(31) F. Moradi “Novel FinFET Device Using Asymmetric Doping”, EUROSOI, 2012, France

(30) F. Moradi, S. K. Gupta, G. Panagopoulos, D. Wisland, H. Mahmoodi, K. Roy, “Asymmetrically Doped FinFETs for Low-Power Robust SRAMs”, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices (TED), 2011, PP. 4241 - 4249

(29) T. V. Cao, D. Wisland, T. S. Lande, F. Moradi “Low Phase-Noise VCO utilizing Modified Symmetric Load and Partial Positive Feedback for FDSM”, Analog Integrated Circuits & Signal Processing (ALOG), 2011

(28) F. Moradi, G. Panagopoulos, G. Karakonstantis, D. Wisland, H. Mahmoodi, Jens Kargaard Madsen, K. Roy, “ Multi-Level Wordline Driver for Low Power SRAMs in Nano-Scale CMOS Technology”, ICCD 2011

(27) F. Moradi, Tuan Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Snorre Aunet, Hamid Mahmoodi "Optimal Body Biasing for Maximizing Circuit Performance in 65nm CMOS” MWSCAS 2011

(26) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Hamid Mahmoodi, "Process Variations in Sub-Threshold SRAM Cells", ICM 2010, Egypt

(25) Tuan Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, F. Moradi, ”Multi-phase Counting First-Order Frequency-based Delta-Sigma Modulators,” Solid State System Symposium – VLSI & Related Technologies (4S-2010) , June 17-18, 2010, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, accepted.

(24) Tuan Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, F. Moradi, ”Rail-to-Rail Low-Power Fully Differential OTA Utilizing Adaptive Biasing and Partial Feedback,” The IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS 2010), Paris, France, May 2010, accepted.

(23) F. Moradi, C. Augustine, A. Goel, G. Karakonstantis, H. Mahmoodi, Dag T. Wisland, Kaushik Roy, ” DD-SAFF: Data- Dependent Sense-Amplifier Flip-Flop”, CICC 2010, USA

(22) Tuan-Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, F. Moradi, "Low Phase-Noise VCO Utilizing NMOS Symmetric Load for Frequency-Based Sigma-Delta Modulators" Accepted in ICECS 2009,Tunisia

(21) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Hamid Mahmoodi, Yngvar Berg, Tuan Vu Cao ”New SRAM Design Using Body Bias Technique for Ultra-Low Power Applications" Accepted in ISQED 2010 , San Jose, USA
(20) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Hamid Mahmoodi, Tuan Vu Cao, ”Improved Write Margin 6T-SRAM for Low Power Applications" Accepted in IEEE System-on-Chip Conference (SOCC 2009), Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

(19) Tuan-Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, F. Moradi, "Low-Power, Enhanced-Gain Adaptive- Biasing based Operational Transconductance Amplifiers" Accepted in NORCHIP 2009

(18) Tuan-Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, F. Moradi, Tor Sverre Lande "Novel Low Voltage Current-Mirror Sense Amplifier Based Flip-Flop with Reduced Delay Time" accepted for ISCAS 2009, Taipei, Taiwan

(17) Tuan-Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, F. Moradi, "A Design of Bulk-Controlled Ring- VCO with 1/f-Noise Reduction for Frequency delta-sigma Modulator" Accepted in MIXDES 2009, Lodz, Poland

(16) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Hamid Mahmoodi, Tuan Vu Cao, Malihe Zarre Dooghabadi "Adaptive Supply Voltage Circuit Using Body Bias Technique” Accepted in MIXDES 2009, Lodz, Poland

(15) Tuan Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, Farshad Moradi "Low Phase-Noise and Wide Tuning-Range CMOS Differential VCO for sigma-delta Frequency Modulator " accepted in IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI(ISVLSI), 2009, Tampa, Florida, USA

(14) Ali Peiravi, F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland "Leakage Tolerant, Noise Immune domino logic for circuit design in the ultra-deep sub-micron CMOS technology for high fan-in gates" Journal of Applied Science, Volume 24,pp.1-5

(13) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Hamid Mahmoodi, Ali Peiravi, T. V. Cao "Ultra low power full adder topologies" accepted for IEEE ISCAS 2009, Taipei, Taiwan

(12) Tuan Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, F. Moradi, "low-Voltage, Low-Power, and Wide- Tuning-Range Ring-VCO for Frequency Delta-Sigma Modulator" accepted for NORCHIP 2008, Estonia

(11) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Hamid Mahmoodi, Ali Peiravi, and Tuan Vu Cao, "New Subthreshold Design Concepts in 65nm CMOS Technology" accepted for ISQED 2009, San Jose, CA, USA

(10) Tuan Vu Cao, Dag T. Wisland, Tor Sverre Lande, Farshad Moradi, and Young Hee Kim ,"Novel start-up circuit with enhanced power-up characteristic for bandgap references. ", accepted for SOCC 2008, USA
(9) Farshad Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Hamid Mahmoodi, Tuan Vu Cao,Ali Peiravi, "1-Bit Sub Threshold Full Adder in 65nm CMOS Technology" accepted in ICM 2008, Dubai

(8) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, H. Mahmoodi, T.V. Cao, ”High Speed and Leakage-Tolerant Domino Circuits for High Fan-in Applications in 70nm CMOS Technology,” Accepted for IEEE ICCDCS 2008, Cancun, Mexico.

(7) F. Moradi, Dag T. Wisland, Snorre Aunett, Hamid Mahmoodi, and Tuan Vu Cao,"65nm Sub-Threshold 11T-SRAM for ultra-low voltage applications," accepted for SOCC 2008, USA

(6) F. Moradi, Hamid Mahmoodi, "A leakage-tolerant CMOS comparator in ultra-deep submicron cmos technology", Proc. of DCIS 2007, Maalaga, Spain.

(5) F. Moradi, A. Peiravi, ”An Improved Noise-Tolerant Domino Logic Circuit for High Fan-in OR Gates,” accepted in IEEE International Conference on Microelectronics (ICM), Islamabad, Pakistan,2006.

(4) A. Peiravi, F. Moradi, “Conditional footer domino logic circuit for noise immune applications,” Proceeding of the 13th International Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE), Zanjan, Iran. 10-12 May 2005. PP. 400-404.

(3) F. Moradi, A. Peiravi, H. Mahmoodi, ”A Novel Leakage-Tolerant Domino Logic Circuit with Feedback from the Footer Transistor in Ultra Deep Submicron”, Proceeding of IEEE MIXDES 2006, Poland, PP. 201-205.

(2) F. Moradi, H. Mahmoodi, A. Peiravi ”A High Speed and Leakage-Tolerant Domino Logic for High Fan-in Gates”, Proceeding of the 15th ACM Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI 2005(GLSVLSI'05), PP. 478- 481, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

(1) F. Moradi, A. Peiravi, H. Mahmoodi, ”A New Leakage Tolerant Design for High Fan-in Domino Gates,” Proceeding of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Microelectronics (ICM), Dec 5-7th, 2004, Tunisia

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