Terahertz Measurement Facility (THz Lab)


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Welcome to a one-of-kind THz measurement facility for the global expansion of knowledge of THz devices, circuits, systems, radio propagation and channel modeling, sponsored by the 2022 NSF MRI Program and through collaboration with NYU, University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Nebraska at Lincoln, and Florida International University.

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Research Results

[1] D. Shakya, T. S. Rappaport, D. Shahrjerdi, M. E. Knox, S. Nie, A. Madanayake, Z. Popovic, H. Wang, "Exploring millimeter-wave and Terahertz circuits and systems with a novel multiuser measurement facility," (Accepted) IEEE Microwave Magazine, Jul 2023.

[2] O. Kanhere, H. Poddar, Y. Xing, D. Shakya, S. Ju and T. S. Rappaport, "A Power Efficiency Metric for Comparing Energy Consumption in Future Wireless Networks in the Millimeter Wave and Terahertz bands," in IEEE Wireless Communications, vol. 29, no. 6, pp. 56-63, December 2022, doi: 10.1109/MWC.005.2200083.

[3] D. Shakya, T. Wu, M. E. Knox and T. S. Rappaport, "A Wideband Sliding Correlation Channel Sounder in 65 nm CMOS: Evaluation Board Performance," in IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, vol. 68, no. 9, pp. 3043-3047, Sept. 2021, doi: 10.1109/TCSII.2021.3087032.

[4] D. Shakya, T. Wu and T. S. Rappaport, "A Wideband Sliding Correlator based Channel Sounder in 65 nm CMOS: An Evaluation Board Design," GLOBECOM 2020 - 2020 IEEE Global Communications Conference, 2020, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/GLOBECOM42002.2020.9322622.