Won Namgoong

Professor - Electrical Engineering
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Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Electrical Engineering
University of California at Berkeley - 1999
M.S. - Electrical Engineering
Stanford University - 1995
B.S. - Electrical Engineering
Stanford University - 1993


A. Medi, W. Namgoong, A High Data-Rate Energy-Efficient Interference-Tolerant Fully Integrated Frequency Channelized UWB Transceiver for Impulse Radio (invited), IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, to appear in 2008 2008 - Publication
J. Lerdworatawee, W. Namgoong, Generalized Linear Periodic Time-Varying Analysis for Noise Reduction in an Active Mixer, IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, pp. 1339-1351, June 2007. 2007 - Publication
L. Feng, W. Namgoong, An Oversampled Channelized UWB Receiver with Transmitted Reference Modulation, IEEE Trans. on Wireless Communications, vol. 5, June 2006, pp. 1497-1505. 2006 - Publication
L. Zhao, W. Namgoong, "A Novel Phase Noise Compensation for Communication Receivers," IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol. 54, March 2006, pp. 532-542 2006 - Publication
L. Feng, W. Namgoong, "An Analog/Digital Baseband Processor Design of a UWB Channel-ized Receiver for Transmitted Reference Signals," Journal of VLSI Signal Processing, vol. 43, April 2006, pp. 59-71 2006 - Publication
J. Lerdworatawee, W. Namgoong, "Revisiting Spurious Free Dynamic Range of Communication Receivers," IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems I - Regular Papers, vol. 53, April 2006, pp. 937-943 2006 - Publication
R. Scholtz, D. Pozar, W. Namgoong, Ultra-Wideband Radio (Invited), EURASIP Journal of Applied Signal Processing, Special Issue on Ultra-Wideband Radio, March 2005, pp. 252-272 2005 - Publication
J. Lerdworatawee, W. Namgoong, Wideband Low Noise Amplifier Design Based on Source Degeneration Topology, IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems I - Regular Papers, vol. 52, Nov. 2005, pp. 2327-2334 2005 - Publication
J. Sim, W. Namgoong, Multi-Level Differential Encoding with Pre-Centering for High-Speed Parallel Link Transceiver, IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol. 40, August 2005, pp. 1688-1694 2005 - Publication
W. Namgoong, Modeling and Analysis of Nonlinearities and Mismatches in AC-Coupled Direct-Conversion Receiver, IEEE Trans. on Wireless Communication, vol. 4, Jan. 2005, pp. 163-173 2005 - Publication


Senior Scientist
Atheros Communications [2006–2007]
Associate Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [2006–Present]
Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science
Assistant Professor
University of Southern California [1999–2006]

Additional Information

More about Me

He served on the editorial boards of IEEE Transactions on Circuits and System I - Regular Papers and the Journal of VLSI Signal Processing. He was on the technical program committee of numerous conferences including the IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference. He received the National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty CAREER Award in 2002.

  1. W. Namgoong, T. Meng, Communication Arrangement and Method with Fast Tracking Receiver for Spread Spectrum Signals, US Patent 6,614,834, Feb. 2004
  2. W. Namgoong, T. Meng, Spectrum Control for Direct Conversion Radio Frequency Reception, US Patent 6,029,058, Feb. 2000
  3. W. Namgoong, T. Meng, DC-DC Switching Regulator with Switching Rate Control, US Patent 5,945,820, Aug. 1999