Research        

 
Papers:

T. O. Rocheleau, R. Liu, J. Naghsh Nilchi, T.L. Naing, and C. T.-C. Nguyen, “A micromechanical parametic oscillator for frequency division and phase noise reduction,” to appear in the 27th IEEE Int. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, San Francisco, California, USA, Jan. 26-30, 2014.

T.L. Naing
, T. O. Rocheleau, E. Alon, and C. T.-C. Nguyen, “A 78-microwatt GSM phase noise-compliant Pierce oscillator referenced to a 61-MHz wine-glass disk resonator,” in Proceedings, the 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF, and PFM  Symposium, Prague, Czech Republic, Jul. 21-25, 2013, pp. 562-565. (Best student paper award winner).

T. O. Rocheleau, T.L. Naing, and C. T.-C. Nguyen, “Long-term stability of a hermetically packaged MEMS disk oscillator,” in Proceedings, the 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF, and PFM Symposium, Prague, Czech Republic, Jul. 21-25, 2013, pp. 209-212.

T.L. Naing
, T. O. Rocheleau, Z. Ren, E. Alon, and C. T.-C. Nguyen, “Vibration-insensitive 61-MHz micromechanical disk reference oscillator,”  in Proceedings, the 2012 IEEE Int. Frequency Control Symposium, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, May 22-24, 2012, pp. 276-281.

T.L. Naing, T. Beyazoglu, L. Wu, M. Akgul, Z. Ren, T. O. Rocheleau, and C. T.-C. Nguyen, 2.97-GHz CVD diamond ring resonator with Q >40,000,” in
Proceedings, the 2012 IEEE Int. Frequency Control Symposium, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, May 22-24, 2012, pp. 570-575.

H. G. Barrow, T.L. Naing
, R. A. Schneider, T. O. Rocheleau, V. Yeh, Z. Ren, and C. T.-C. Nguyen, “A real-time 32.768-kHz clock oscillator using a 0.0154-mm2 micromechanical resonator frequency-setting element,” in
Proceedings, the 2012 IEEE Int. Frequency Control Symposium
, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, May 22-24, 2012, pp. 282-287.

T. O. Rocheleau, T.L. Naing
, Z. Ren, and C. T.-C. Nguyen, “Acoustic Whispering Gallery Mode resonator with Q >109,000 at 515MHz,”
in Tech. Digest, the 25th IEEE Int. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, Jan. 29-Feb. 2 2012, pp.672-675.

J. Yang, T.L. Naing, and R. W. Brodersen, A 1 GS/s 6 Bit 6.7 mW successive approximation ADC using asynchronous processing, IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol.45, no.8, pp.1469-1478, Aug. 2010.

J. Yang, T.L. Naing, and R. W. Brodersen, “A 1-GS/s 6-bit 6.7-mW ADC in 65-nm CMOS,” in Proceedings, the 2009 IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference, Sept. 2009, pp.287-290.



Presentations:


“A 78-Microwatt GSM Phase Noise-Compliant Pierce Oscillator Referenced to a 61-MHz Wine-Glass Disk Resonator,” presented at the 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF, and PFM  Symposium, Prague, Czech Republic, Jul. 24, 2013.

2.97-GHz CVD Diamond Ring Resonator with Q >40,000,” presented at the 2012 IEEE Int. Frequency Control Symposium, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, May 24, 2012.

Vibration-Insensitive 61-MHz Micromechanical Disk Reference Oscillator,
presented at the 2012 IEEE Int. Frequency Control Symposium, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, May 23, 2012.

3-GHz CVD Diamond Ring Resonator With Q >40,000,” presented at Berkeley Sensor & Actuator Center (BSAC) IAB Meeting, Berkeley, California, USA, Mar. 8, 2012.

Fully Integrated Micromechanical Resonator Reference Oscillator,” presented at Berkeley Sensor & Actuator Center (BSAC) IAB Meeting, Berkeley, California, USA, Mar. 11, 2010.