New PhD student

January 2018: We are happy to welcome our newest member, Mansour Taghadosi, who starts his Ph.D. in ICSL this month.

Mansour has received his BSc and MSc both in Electrical Engineering from Ajman University of Science and Technology, UAE, and the American University of Sharjah, UAE, respectively. His Master’s thesis title is “Miniaturized Low-Cost High-Performance Digital Radar”. Prior to joining ICSL, he has worked for 3 years on SRC projects targetted on wireless powering of low power sensory systems. 


ISSCC 2018 paper accepted

October 2017: Our paper “50nW 5kHz-BW Opamp-Less ΔΣ Impedance Analyzer for Brain Neurochemistry Monitoring” is accepted for presentation in IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), San Francisco, Feb 2018.


Open Positions in ICSL

September 2017: Graduate Research Open Positions (starting Jan. or Sept. 2018).

We have multiple positions available for motivated and talented M.Sc. or Ph.D. students. If you are interested to join our lab, please contact us with your resume and transcript and a brief statement of interest for the project(s) you want to work on.


New ICSL MASc Students

September 2017: We are happy to welcome our newest members, Alireza Dabbaghian and Tayebeh Yousefi who will start their M.A.Sc. in ICSL this month.

Alireza and Tayebeh have received their BSc degrees in Electrical Engineering from AmirKabir University of Technology, Iran. Prior to joining ICSL, they completed an internship in the IC design
laboratory in AUT where they worked on various ADC/DAC design and implementation techniques and co-authored an IEEE TCAS-II paper.


IEEE JSSC paper accepted

September 2017:

Our paper “Rail-to-Rail-Input Dual-Radio 64-channel Closed-Loop Neurostimulator” is accepted for publication in IEEE Journal of Solid State Circuits.


ICSL director recognized as one of Lassonde research leaders

August 2017: Hossein was recognized as one of Lassonde research leaders for his research work on implantable devices for epilepsy seizure detection.


New ICSL LURA Students

May 2017: Sam Guraya and Mary Choi started their internship in ICSL.

Sam will work on a multi-channel fully flexible wireless wearable EEG recording system with motion artifact removal.

Mary will work on power-spectral analysis and feature extraction of EEG signals of epileptic subjects.


Two papers accepted to MWSCAS’17

May 2017:

Two of our paper

  1. An Area- and Power-Efficient Mixed-Mode Fully Programmable FIR Filter for Biomedical Interface Microsystems
  2. Fully Discrete-Time Neural Recording Front-Ends: Feasibility and Design Considerations

are accepted for lecture presentation in IEEE Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Boston, August 2017.