Azita Emami

Azita Emami

Andrew and Peggy Cherng Professor of Electrical Engineering and Medical Engineering; Investigator, Heritage Medical Research Institute; Executive Officer for Electrical Engineering

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., Sharif University of Technology, 1996; M.S., Stanford University, 1999; Ph.D., 2004. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 2007-13; Professor, 2013-17; Cherng Professor, 2017-; HMRI Investigator, 2015-; EAS Division Deputy Chair, 2015-18; Executive Officer, 2018-.


Research Group Matters
Michelle Chen
304 Moore Laboratory
(626) 395-2239

Research Group Website » Personal Website »

Research Overview

Azita Emami's research covers a wide range of topics in mixed-signal integrated circuits and systems. Her research group focuses on developing novel circuit and system-level solutions for a variety of applications. These include the design of high-performance, low-power and minimally invasive implantable and wearable medical devices for neural recording, neural stimulation and drug delivery. She is also developing adaptive, reconfigureable and reliable microelectronics, low-power sensors and efficient signal processing techniques for medical applications.

List of Research Areas

high-performance integrated circuits and systems

MedE News about Azita Emami

  • Best Student Paper Award at IEEE CICC Conference´╗┐ »
  • The Possibilities are Mote and Remote »
  • Wireless Pressure-Sensing Eye Implant Could Help Prevent Blindness »

  • Read more news about Azita Emami »