# Roni Khazaka Publications

### Journal papers / Book chapters

D. Tannir and R. Khazaka, "Moments-Based Computation of Intermodulation Distortion of RF Circuits," *IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 55, issue 10* pp. 2135-2146, October 2007.

D. Celo, X. Guo, P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, D. Walkey, T. Smy and M. Nakhla, "Hierarchical thermal analysis of large IC modules," *IEEE Trans. on components and packaging technologies* pp. 207-217, June 2005.

D. Celo, X. Gue, P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, D. Walkey, T. Smy and M. Nakhla, "The creation of compact thermal models of electronic components using model reduction," *IEEE Trans. on Advanced Packaging* vol. 28, pp. 240-251, May 2005.

D. Celo, P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, D. Walkey, T. Smy and M. Nakhla, "Fast simulation of steadystate temperature distribution in electronic components using muldi-dimensional model reduction", *IEEE Trans. on Components and Packaging Technologies*, vol. 28, pp. 70-70, March 2005.

P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, T. Smy, D. Celo, M. Nakhla, "Multidimensional time-domain macromodels for microwave applications," IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., vol. 51, pp. 2347-2354, Dec. 2003.

P. K. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Analysis of transmission line circuits using multidimensional model reduction techniques," *IEEE Trans. on Advanced Packaging*, vol 25, issue 2, May 2002.

E. Gad, R. Khazaka, M. Nakhla, and R. Griffith, "Circuit reduction technique for finding the steady state solution of nonlinear circuits," *IEEE Trans. on Microway Theory and Techniques*, vol 48, pp. 2389-2396, Dec. 2000. - **MTT Microwave Prize (best paper) Award**.

R. Khazaka, P. Gunupudi and M. Nakhla, "Efficient sensitivity analysis of transmission line networks using model reduction techniques," *IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques*, vol 48, pp. 2345-2351, Dec. 2000.

I. Erdin, R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Simulation of high-speed interconnects in a multilayered medium in the presence of incident fields," *IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques*, vol. 46, pp. 2251-2257, Dec 98.

R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Analysis of high-speed interconnects in the presence of electromagnetic interference," *IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques*, vol. 46, pp. 940-947, Jul. 1998.

R. Achar, R. Khazaka, and M. Nakhla "Modelling and simulation of high-speed VLSI interconnects," *Circuit and Systems in the Information Age* Chapter 4, pp. 187-215, Piscataway: IEEE press 1997.

### Conference papers

D. Tannir and R. Khazaka, "Computation of IP3 using single-tone moments analysis," *Proc. Design Automation Test in Europe 2009,*pp. 718-723, April 2009.

D. Tannir and R. Khazaka, "Moments based computation of intermodulation distortion of mixer circuits," *Proc. International Microwave Symposium 2007,*pp. 95-98, June 2007. **(Student Paper Competition - 4th place)**

D. Tannir and R. Khazaka, "Efficient nonlinear distortion analysis of RF circuits," *Proc. Design Automation Test in Europe 2007,*pp. 1-6, April 2007.

M. Ma and R. Khazaka, "Passive model order reduction for interconnects with large number of ports," accepted in IEEE MTT-S Int'l Microwave Symposium, June 2005.

M. Ma and R. Khazaka, "Effecient projection based macromodel for interconnect networks," *Proc. 9th IEEE Workshop on Signal Propagaion on Interconnects,* pp. 181-184, May 2005.

T. Roseanu, M. Ma, R. Khazaka and P. Gunupudi, "Time domain reduced order macromodel for interconnects excited by incident fields", *Proc. 9th IEEE Workshop on Signal Propagaion on Interconnects,* pp. 197-200, May 2005.

A. Leung and R. Khazaka, "Parametric model reduction technique for design optimization," *Proc. Int'l Symp. on Circuits and Sustems*, May 2005.

T. Roseanu, R. Khazaka and P. Gunupudi, "Efficient and accurate model reduction of interconnect networks in the presence of incident fields," *Proc. IEEE 13th Topical Meeting on Electrical Perfomance of Electronic Packaging* pp. 71-74, Oct 2004.

A. Jerome, P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Efficient generation of closed form expressions for interconnect networks using parametrized model reduction techniques," *Proc. IEEE 13th Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging* pp. 255-258, Oct. 2004.

P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, D. Saraswat, M. Nakhla, "Closed-form parameterized simulation of high-speed transmission line networks using model-reduction techniques," *Proc. IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, pp. 711-714, June 2004.

P. Pai, E. Gad, R. Khazaka, R. Achar, M. Nakhla, "Parametric circuit reduction for steady-state simulation with multi-tone inputs," *Proc. IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium* pp. 937-940, June 2004.

P. Pai, E. Gad, R. Achar, R. Khazaka, M. Nakhla, "Circuit reduction for computing large-change sensitivity of steady-state operating point," *Proc. Int'l Symp. on Circuits and Systems*, pp. 23-26, May 2004.

D. Celo, X. Guo, P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, D. J. Walkey, T. Smy and M. Nakhla, "The creation of compact thermal models of electronic components using model reducito," *Proc. Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems*, pp. 512-519, June 2004.

X Guo, D. Celo, P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, D. J. Walkey, T. Smy and M. Nakhla "Multi-deminsional thermal models of IC components using model reduction," *Proc. Semicondoctor Thermal Measurment and Managment Symposium*, pp. 104-110, Mar. 2004.

P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, T. Smy, D. Celo, M. Nakhla, "Multidimensional time-domain macromodels for microwave applications," *IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, vol 1, pp. 13-16, June 2003.

R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Compact macromodel for lossy coupled transmission lines," *Proc. Design Automation & Test in Europe (DATE)*, Mar. 2002.

P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Analysis of transmission line circuits using multidimentional model reduction techniques," *Proc. Electrical Performance of Electronics Packaging EPEP2001*, Oct. 2001.

P. Gunupudi, R. Khazaka, A. Dounavis, M. Nakhla, and R. Achar, "Global multi-level reduction technique for nonlinear simlation of high-speed interconnects," *Proc. IEEE Electrical Performance of Electronics Packaging EPEP2001*, pp. 259-262, Oct. 2001. **(Best Student Paper Award**

R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Multi-level passive order reduction of interconnect networks," *Proc. IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, pp. 1155-1158, May 2001.

R. Khazaka and M. Nakhla, "Addressing redundant poles in Krylov based model reduction," *Proc. Signal Propagation on Interconnects (SPI2001)*, pp. 1-4, May 2001.

A. Dounavis, P. K. Gunupudi, E. Gad, R. Khazaka, R. Griffith, R. Achar and M. Nakhla, "Addressing Transient Analysis of Multiport Distributed Interconnects," *IEEE 9th Topical meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging*, pp. 243-246, Oct. 2000.

E. Gad, R. Khazaka, M. Nakhla, and R. Griffith, "Circuit reduction technique for finding the steady state solution of nonlinear circuits," *Proc. IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, pp. 83-86, June 2000.

R. Khazaka, P. Gunupudi and M. S. Nakhla, "Efficient Sensitivity Analysis of Transmission-line networks using Model Reduction Techniques," *IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, pp. 895-898, June 2000.

E. Erdin, R. Khazaka, and M. Nakhla "Electromagnetic field coupling to multiconductor transmission lines in multi-layered media," *Proc. IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, pp. 1263-1266, June 1998.

R. Khazaka, J. Poltz, M. Nakhla, and Q.J. Zhang, "A fast method for the simulation of lossy interconnects with frequency dependent parameters," *Proc. IEEE Multi-Chip Module Comference* pp. 95-98, Feb. 1996.

R. Khazaka, and M. Nakhla, "Analysis of high-speed interconnects in the presence of electromagnetic interfernece," *IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium*, pp. 1811-1814, June 1996.

M. Nakhla, E. Chiprout, R. Achar and R. Khazaka, "Recent progress in the simulation of high speed VLSI interconnects," *Proc. Electrical Performance of Electronics Packaging*, pp. 193-196, Oct. 1995.

R. Achar, R. Khazaka, R. Griffith, M. Nakhla and Q.J. Zhang, "Simulation of delay and crosstalk in high speed VLSI interconnects," *Proc. Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering*, Sept. 1995.

R. Khazaka, E. Chiprout, M. Nakhla and Q.J. Zhang, "Analysis of high-speed interconnects with frequency dependent parameters," *Proc. Intl. Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility* pp. 203-208, Mar. 1995.