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Principal Investigator

Dr. Nima Ghalichechian

Assistant Professor



Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, 2007, University of Maryland, College Park

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, 2005, University of Maryland, College Park

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, 2001, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran


Office (West Campus): Room #245, ElectroScience Lab, 1330 Kinnear Rd, Columbus, OH 43212, Tel: 614-292-6895

RF Microsystems Laboratory: Room #210, ElectroScience Lab 

Office (Main Campus): Room #360, Dreese Lab, 2015 Neil Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, Tel: 614-292-6895


NSF CAREER Award, 2019

Lumley Research Award, OSU College of Engineering, 2018

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Dr. Nima Ghalichechian is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 2007 from University of Maryland, College Park where he developed electrostatic micromotors supported on microball bearings. From 2007 to 2012 he was with the Research Department of FormFactor Inc., Livermore, California as a Senior Principal Engineer. During this period, he helped to design and develop microsprings for advanced probe cards used in testing memory and SoC semiconductor devices. Dr. Ghalichechian joined The Ohio State University (OSU) as a Research Scientist in 2012. As a principal investigator, he has helped establishing several new programs at OSU sponsored by NSF, DARPA, and AFRL. From 2016-2017, he held a Research Assistant Professor position at ECE. His research interests are in the area of RF microsystems. He is currently principal investigator of the RF Microsystems Laboratory located at the ElectroScience Lab