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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dani Tannir

Research interests

Selected publications

  1. Refereed Journals:
  2. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Adjoint Sensitivity Analysis of Nonlinear Distortion in Radio Frequency Circuits,” IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Volume 30, Issue 6, June 2011, pp. 934 - 939.
  3. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Computation of Intermodulation Distortion in RF Circuits using Single-Tone Moments Analysis,” IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Volume 29, Issue 7, Jul. 2010 pp. 1121 - 1125.
  4. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Moments Based Computation of Intermodulation Distortion of RF Circuits,” IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, - Volume 55, Issue 10, Oct. 2007, pp. 2135 - 2146.

    Refereed Conferences:
  5. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Single-Tone Adjoint Sensitivity Analysis of Nonlinear Distortion in RF Circuits,” In Proceedings International Symposium on Nonlinear Theory and its Applications, 2-5 Sept 2010, pp. 370-373. Best Student Paper Award.
  6. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Efficient Sensitivity Analysis of Nonlinear Distortion in RF Amplifier Circuits,” In Proceedings North East Workshop on Circuits and Systems, 22-25 June 2010, pp. 37-40.
  7. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Adjoint Sensitivity Analysis of Nonlinear Distortion in RF Circuits,” In Proceedings Custom Integrated Circuits Conference, 13-16 Sept. 2009, pp. 95-98.
  8. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Single-tone Distortion Analysis of RF Amplifier Circuits,” In Proceedings Design Automation and Test in Europe Conference, 20-24 April 2009, pp. 718-723.
  9. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Moments Based Computation of Intermodulation Distortion of Mixer Circuits,” In Proceedings International Microwave Symposium, 3-8 June 2007, pp. 95-98. Honorable Mention - Student Paper Competition.
  10. Tannir, D. and Khazaka, R. “Efficient Nonlinear Distortion Analysis of RF Circuits,” In Proceedings Design Automation and Test in Europe Conference, 16-20 April 2007, pp.1-6.

Academic degrees

Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, McGill University, Canada, 2010
M.Eng, Electrical Engineering, McGill University, Canada, 2006
B.Eng, Electrical Engineering, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2004

Awards and Distinctions

Professional Memberships

Member of IEEE


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