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Mona Mostafa Hella
Assistant Professor


Department Affiliation:
Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering

Ph.D., Ohio State University, Electrical Engineering
M.S., Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, Electronics and Communications Engineering
B.S., Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, Electrical Engineering

Professional Background:

From 1993 to 1997, Dr. Hella was a teaching and research assistant at Ain Shams University. From 1997-2001 she was a research assistant at the Ohio-state University, working on RF circuits for wireless applications. In the summer of 1998, she was with the Helsinki university of Technology (HUT), Espoo, Finland as a visiting scholar working on 2GHz BiCMOS Local oscillator generating circuits. From June 1999-December 1999, she was with the analog group at Intel cooperation, Chandler, AZ working on the design of transmitters for cable modems. She was also a designer at Spirea AB, Stockholm, Sweden working on CMOS power amplifiers for Bluetooth technology (2000-2001). From 2001 to 2003, she was a senior designer at RFMD Inc, Billerica, MA working on Optical communication systems, as well as power amplifier for IEEE802.11b. Her research interests include the areas of mixed-signal VLSI and design of RF circuits for wireless and wire-line applications.


  • Optics
  • VLSI
  • Microwaves
  • Microelectronics Design
  • Electronics Design
  • Integrated Electronics
  • Electronics and Circuits
  • Circuits


  • Micrys Industrial fellow 1997-1998
  • Texas Instrument Research Fellowship 1998-2000.

Contact Information:

Mona Hella
Assistant Professor
Department of ECSE
Jonsson Engineering Center
Room 6003
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
110 8th Street
Troy, N.Y. 12180 USA
Phone: (518) 276-6314
Fax: (518) 276-6261
hellam at ecse dot rpi dot edu


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