Zhijian Xie

Associate Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College of Engineering

Electrical & Computer Engineering

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


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, Numan Dogan, Fazle Rabbi (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.
  • Haedong Jang, Patrick Roblin, Zhijian Xie, Haedong Jang, Zhijian Xie (2014). (Model-Based Nonlinear Embedding for Power Amplifier Design). (9) pp. 1986-2002 ). IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques.
  • Zhijian Xie, Scott Harrison, Suzy Torti, Frank Torti, Jian Han, Zhijian Xie, Suzy Torti, Jian Han, Scott Harrison (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.
  • Kim Jiwoo, P. Roblin, D. Chaillot, Xie Zhijian, Kim Jiwoo (2013). (A Generalized Architecture for the Frequency- Selective Digital Predistortion Linearization Technique). (1) 61, pp. 596-605 ). Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on.
  • Gong Gu, Zhijian Xie, Gong Gu, Zhijian Xie (2011). (Modulation doping of graphene: An approach toward manufacturable devices). (8) 98, pp. 083502-083502-3 ). Applied Physics Letters.
  • 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, A Kapoor, Zhijian Xie (2010). (Complementary logic with 60nm poly gate JFET for 0.5V operation). (11) 46, pp. 783-784 ). Electronics Letters, .
  • Zhijian Xie, S Lyon, 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.
  • Zhijian Xie, S. Lyon, S. Lyon, Zhijian Xie (1999). (Ballistic transport in p-type GaAs). (14) 75, pp. 2085-2087 ). Applied Physics Letters.