Recent ECE grad earns top research honors in Boston

Posted: November 2, 2018

Dr. Lei is shown with Professor Ken Jenkins, Chairperson, from Penn State University presenting the award.
An Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) graduate student took home top research honors in Boston this fall.

Dr. Feiran Lei, a Ph.D. graduate student of ECE Professor Marvin White, was awarded a plaque for the Best Student Paper at the IEEE 60th International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS -2017), held at Tufts University, August 6-9, 2017 in Boston, MA.

The paper was entitled, “A Low Noise, Inductor-less, Integer-N, RF Synthesizer Using Phase-Locked Loop with Reference Injection (PLL-RI)”.

The field of research is Radio Frequency (RF) Integrated Circuits.

Dr. Lei graduated from Ohio State in 2017 and is presently a Senior Engineer at Integrated Device Technologies (IDT) in Wofford, MA.