Khaled Nabil Salama

Professor, Electrical Engineering

Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering Division


Education Profile

  • ​​​Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2005
  • M.S. Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, U.S., 2000
  • B.S. Cairo University, Egypt, 1997

Research Interests

​Professor Salama's research interests cover a variety of interdisciplinary aspects of electronic circuit design and semiconductors' fabrication. He is engaged in developing devices, circuits, systems, and algorithms to enable inexpensive analytical platforms for a variety of industrial, environmental, and biomedical applications. Recently he has been working on neuromorphic circuits for brain emulation.

Selected Publications

  • ​Hesham Omran, Muhammad Arsalan and Khaled N. Salama, An Integrated Energy-Efficient Capacitive Sensor Digital Interface Circuit, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 2014. (
  • M. A. Zidan, H. Fahmy, A. Eltawil, F. Kurdahi and K. N. Salama, Memristor Multi-Port Readout: A Closed-Form Solution for Sneak-Paths, IEEE Transactions on nanotechnology, Vol 13, no 2, pp 274-282, 2014.
  • M. Ouda, M. Ouda, L. Marnat, A. Shamim, K N Salama, 5.2-GHz RF Power Harvesting Module in 0.18 μm CMOS for Biomedical Implantable Sensors, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol 61, n 5, pp 2177-2184, 2013.
  • A. M. Elshurafa, Mahmoud N. Almadhoun, K. N. Salama, and H. N. Alshareef, Microscale Electrostatic Fractional Capacitors using Reduced Graphene Oxide Percolated Polymer Composites, Applied Physics letters, 102, 232901 (2013).
  • Amro Elshuarafa, Ahamed G Radwan, Ahmed Emira and Khaled N Salama,"RF MEMS Fractal Capacitors with High Self Resonant Frequencies ", IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (JMEMS), vol 21, no 1, 10-12, 2012.
  • A. M. Elshurafa, A.G. Radwan, P. H. Ho, M. Ouda and K. N. Salama "Low Voltage Puzzle-Like Fractal MEMS Variable Capacitors Suppressing Pull-in" IET micro and nano letters, vol. 7, no. 9, pp. 965-969, 2012.
  • M. A. Zidan, H. Omran, A.G. Radwan and K. N. Salama, "Memristor-Based Reactance-Less Oscillator," Electronics Letters, vol. 47, no. 22, pp. 1220–1221, October 2011.