Fatemeh Akbar

Fatemeh Akbar

Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical Engineering
Sharif University of Technology

  • Email fakbar@sharif.edu
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    Office: 611 East, 6th Floor,
    School of Electrical Engineering,
    Sharif University of Technology, Azadi Avenue, Tehran, Iran


Fatemeh Akbar received her Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, in 2018. Afterwards, she joined the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) as a postdoctoral research scholar. She is currently an assistant professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology.

Ms. Akbar received the Engineering Graduate Symposium Technical Award from the University of Michigan's College of Engineering in 2014, 2016, and 2017. She was also named a Rising Star by MIT's EECS in 2018 and was selected as an excellent graduate student instructor by the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan in Winter 2018.

Her research interests include RF/mmWave/THz IC Design, Wireline Communications, Ultra-low-power IC Design, Applied Electromagnetics, and Bioelectronics.

Affiliations and roles

Dr. Akbar holds the following professional affiliations and roles

  • Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology

  • Director of the Circuits Group, Department of Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology

  • Full member of Sigma Xi.

  • Member of IEEE Solid-State Circuits, IEEE Circuits and Systems, and IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques societies.

  • Chair of the Integrated Circuits Session at the 30th Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2022).

  • Editor in chief of the RFIC group at the 31st Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2023).

  • Reviewer for various academic journals and conferences, including IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, IEEE Access, IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, IEEE Open Journal of Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Solid-State Circuits Letters, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, Elsevier International Journal of Electronics and Communications, IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) in 2019, 2020, and 2022, IET Image Processing, Iranian Conference on Biomedical Engineering (ICBME 2021), Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2022), and Scientia Iranica.



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