Prof. Eran Socher

 

Associate Professor

 

High Frequency Integrated Circuits Lab

School of Electrical Engineering Physical Electronics

The Iby and Aladar Fleischman Faculty of Engineering

Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel

 

Office: 502 Wolfson Software Engineering Bldg.

Tel: +972-3-640-5805

Fax: +972-3-642-3508

Email: socher@eng.tau.ac.il

 

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Openings

Excellent M.Sc and Ph.D students are welcome to join and work on various RFIC circuit design research projects

 

Current Research Interests

 

      RFICs at mm-wave and THz frequencies

      Short-range ultra-fast wireless links

      RF interconnect in deep sub-micron CMOS

      Sensing and imaging in IR, THz and mm-wave frequencies

      Ultra-fast ADCs for future optical links

 

Recent Publications

 

      Naftali Landsberg and Eran Socher, Design and Measurements of 100 GHz Reflectarray and Transmitarray Active Antenna Cells, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 2017

      Naftali Landsberg and Eran Socher, A Low-Power 28-nm CMOS FD-SOI Reflection Amplifier for an Active F-Band Reflectarray, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, 2017

      Samuel Jameson, Eliezer Halpern and Eran Socher, 300GHz Wirelessly-Locked 2x3 Array Radiating +5.4dBm with 5.1% DC-to-RF Efficiency in 65nm CMOS, IEEE International Solid State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) 2016

      Nir Weissman, Samuel Jameson and Eran Socher, An F-Band Dual Band 12+12Gbps Packaged CMOS Bi-Directional Transceiver, IEEE International Microwave Symposium, San Francisco, May 2016

      B. Khamaisi, S. Jameson and E. Socher, A 0.58-0.61 THz Single On-chip Antenna Transceiver Based on Active X30 LO Chain on 65 nm CMOS, European Microwave Integrated Circuit Conference, London, UK, October 2016

      Edoh Shaulov, Samuel Jameson and Eran Socher, W-Band Energy Harvesting Rectenna Array in 65-nm CMOS, IEEE International Microwave Symposium, Honolulu, June 2017

 

 

Other Research Interests

 

      CMOS compatible thermal imaging

      MEMS and integrated sensors

      CMOS readout circuits

 

Teaching

 

      Analog Electronic Circuits 0512-3513 (Spring 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

      RFIC Amplifier Design (Winter 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)

      RFIC Communication Circuit Design (Spring 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, Winter 2014)

      Integrated Analog Circuits (Spring 2014, Winter 2014)

 

Education

 

      PhD (EE), Technion Israel Institute of Technology (2005)

      MSc (EE), Technion Israel Institute of Technology (1999)

      BSc (EE), Summa Cum Laude, Technion Israel Institute of Technology (1996)

      BA (Physics), Summa Cum Laude, Technion Israel Institute of Technology (1996)