Zhijian Xie

Associate Professor

Zhijian Xie
College of Engineering

Electrical & Computer Engineering

McNair Hall 534
B.S.Luminescence of Solid / University of Science and Technology of China
M.S.Solid State Physics / University of Science and Technology of China
MAElectrical Engineering / Princeton University
Ph.D.Electrical Engineering / Princeton University


Dr. Xie received Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University in 2001. After working for eight years in semiconductor industry including Agere Systems, Qorvo, and DSM solutions, he joined NC A&T SU in 2009. Dr. Xie is a senior IEEE member and active in IEEE local community.

Research Interests

RF/Microwave/mmW IC and devices, Intelligent circuit design methodology, Electrostatic discharge protection, and novel device modeling.

Recent Publications

  • Zhijian Xie, S. Lyon (1999). (Ballistic transport in p-type GaAs). (14) 75, pp. 2085-2087. Applied Physics Letters.
  • Zhijian Xie, S Lyon (2002). (4-Terminal Reflection and Transmission in an Aharonov-Bohm Ring). 12, pp. 766-769. Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures.
  • A Kapoor, W Zhang, S Sonkusale, Y Liu, P Greqory, U Sridharan, C Stager, N Eib, Zhijian Xie, M Vora, J Prasad, D Thummalapally, R Chou (2010). (Complementary logic with 60nm poly gate JFET for 0.5V operation). (11) 46, pp. 783-784. Electronics Letters, .
  • Gong Gu, Zhijian Xie (2011). (Modulation doping of graphene: An approach toward manufacturable devices). (8) 98, pp. 083502-083502-3. Applied Physics Letters.
  • Kim Jiwoo, P. Roblin, D. Chaillot, Xie Zhijian (2013). (A Generalized Architecture for the Frequency- Selective Digital Predistortion Linearization Technique). (1) 61, pp. 596-605. Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on.
  • Zhijian Xie, Scott Harrison, Suzy Torti, Frank Torti, Jian Han (2013). (Application of circuit simulation method for differential modeling of TIM-2 iron uptake and metabolism in mouse kidney cells. ). (136) 4, pp. 1-9. Frontiers in Physiology.
  • Haedong Jang, Patrick Roblin, Zhijian Xie (2014). (Model-Based Nonlinear Embedding for Power Amplifier Design). (9) pp. 1986-2002. IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques.
  • Fazle Rabbi, Zhijian Xie, Numan Dogan (2019). (A 42/84-GHz multi-ring rotary traveling-wave oscillator design in 0.13-µm BiCMOS). (3) 100, pp. pp577-592. Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing.