ECE 598JZ: Advanced RF and mm-Wave IC Design

ECE 598JZ: Advanced RF and mm-Wave IC Design


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Times Days Location
11:00 AM - 12:20 PM Tuesday, Thursday 3020 ECEB


Instructor: Prof. Jin Zhou
E-mail: jinzhou[at]
Office Hrs: Thursdays
1 PM to 2 PM
Office Hrs Location: 405 Coordinated Science Lab.

Teaching Assistant:

TA: Shuxin Ming
E-mail: shuxinm3[at]
Office Hrs: Tuesdays
5 PM to 6 PM
Office Hrs Location: 408 Coordinated Science Lab.

Grading Rubric:

Homework 30%
Midterm Exam 30%
Project 40%


ECE 483 - Analog IC Design or ECE 498JZ - RF IC Design

Lecture Notes and References:

  • In-Class Notes

  • Optional Text:

    • The Design of CMOS Radio-Frequency Integrated Circuits, Second Edition 2nd Edition by Thomas H. Lee
    • Electromagnetics for High-Speed Analog and Digital Communication Circuits, Cambridge University Press, 2007, by A. M. Niknejad,
    • RF Microelectronics, 2nd edition, by Behzad Razavi
    • Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits and Systems 2nd Edition, by Hooman Darabi
  • IEEE Journals:

    • Journal of Solid-State Circuits
    • Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
    • Transactions on Circuits and Systems