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D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 75 Citations 23,062 361 World Ranking 197 National Ranking 110

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2015 - IEEE Daniel E. Noble Award for Emerging Technologies “For leadership in micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS), technologies, and devices and for seminal contributions to inertial devices and hermetic wafer-level packaging.”

2005 - Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Electrical engineering
  • Composite material
  • Mechanical engineering

Electrical engineering, Optoelectronics, Silicon, Electronic engineering and Surface micromachining are his primary areas of study. His Electrical engineering research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Microsystem and Capacitance. His work on Wafer as part of general Optoelectronics study is frequently linked to Boron, bridging the gap between disciplines.

His research on Silicon also deals with topics like

  • Chemical vapor deposition most often made with reference to Composite material,
  • Integrated circuit which intersects with area such as Multiplexing. His research in Electronic engineering intersects with topics in Power and Silicon nitride. His work in Surface micromachining addresses issues such as Gyroscope, which are connected to fields such as Q factor.

His most cited work include:

  • Micromachined inertial sensors (1593 citations)
  • Wireless implantable microsystems: high-density electronic interfaces to the nervous system (576 citations)
  • A HARPSS polysilicon vibrating ring gyroscope (317 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Electrical engineering, Optoelectronics, Electronic engineering, Silicon and Microelectromechanical systems. The Electrical engineering study which covers Microsystem that intersects with Wireless and Integrated circuit. His Optoelectronics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Surface micromachining, Nanotechnology and Deep reactive-ion etching.

His Electronic engineering study frequently draws connections to other fields, such as Electronic circuit. In his research on the topic of Silicon, Thin film is strongly related with Composite material. His work in Microelectromechanical systems tackles topics such as Gyroscope which are related to areas like Optics and Vibration.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Electrical engineering (34.23%)
  • Optoelectronics (29.55%)
  • Electronic engineering (23.24%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2020)?

  • Resonator (10.45%)
  • Gyroscope (8.83%)
  • Optoelectronics (29.55%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Khalil Najafi mainly investigates Resonator, Gyroscope, Optoelectronics, Microelectromechanical systems and Composite material. His work carried out in the field of Gyroscope brings together such families of science as Vibration and Instability. Khalil Najafi works on Optoelectronics which deals in particular with Silicon.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Acoustics, Microfabrication, Electronic engineering, Inertial measurement unit and Electrical engineering. He has researched Electronic engineering in several fields, including Microsystem and Micropump. His Electrical engineering research includes elements of Wide dynamic range, Energy harvesting and Kinetic energy.

Between 2012 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • A Micro Inertial Energy Harvesting Platform With Self-Supplied Power Management Circuit for Autonomous Wireless Sensor Nodes (97 citations)
  • Fused-Silica Micro Birdbath Resonator Gyroscope ( $\mu$ -BRG) (81 citations)
  • High-Q fused silica birdbath and hemispherical 3-D resonators made by blow torch molding (43 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Composite material

Khalil Najafi mainly focuses on Resonator, Gyroscope, Composite material, Shell and Optics. His Resonator study deals with the bigger picture of Optoelectronics. His Gyroscope study incorporates themes from Noise and Microelectromechanical systems.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Actuator and Microfabrication in addition to Composite material. His work deals with themes such as Equations of motion, Electrical engineering and Anisotropy, which intersect with Frequency separation. Khalil Najafi has included themes like Microsystem, Power management and Biotelemetry in his Electrical engineering study.

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Best Publications

Micromachined inertial sensors

N. Yazdi;F. Ayazi;K. Najafi.
Proceedings of the IEEE (1998)

2457 Citations

Wireless implantable microsystems: high-density electronic interfaces to the nervous system

K.D. Wise;D.J. Anderson;J.F. Hetke;D.R. Kipke.
Proceedings of the IEEE (2004)

755 Citations

A HARPSS polysilicon vibrating ring gyroscope

F. Ayazi;K. Najafi.
IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (2001)

431 Citations

An implantable multielectrode array with on-chip signal processing

K. Najafi;K.D. Wise.
international solid-state circuits conference (1986)

413 Citations

Energy Scavenging From Low-Frequency Vibrations by Using Frequency Up-Conversion for Wireless Sensor Applications

H. Kulah;K. Najafi.
IEEE Sensors Journal (2008)

377 Citations

Microfabrication techniques for integrated sensors and microsystems

KD Wise;K Najafi.
Science (1991)

369 Citations

Microelectrodes, Microelectronics, and Implantable Neural Microsystems

K.D. Wise;A.M. Sodagar;Ying Yao;M.N. Gulari.
Proceedings of the IEEE (2008)

368 Citations

A high-yield IC-compatible multichannel recording array

K. Najafi;K.D. Wise;T. Mochizuki.
IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices (1985)

356 Citations

Single channel microstimulator

Khalil Najafi;Kensall D. Wise.
(1993)

314 Citations

Localized silicon fusion and eutectic bonding for MEMS fabrication and packaging

Y.T. Cheng;L. Lin;K. Najafi.
IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (2000)

311 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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