University of Hawaii

Electrical Engineering

Jeffrey Weldon

Office:  Holmes 441

Phone:  (808) 956-7416


Jeffrey Weldon is an associate professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering.  He joined the department in 2017.  Prior to joining UH, he was an associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University where he was the Sathaye Early Career Professor.  Jeffrey Weldon received the B.S. degree in engineering physics from the University of California, Berkeley, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2005.  From 2006 to 2010 he was a postdoctoral scholar at the Center for Integrated Nanomechanical Systems.  Dr. Weldon joined the faculty at Carnegie Mellon University in 2011 as an assistant professor.  His doctoral research in the area of RF CMOS integrated circuits has been widely adopted by industry and is frequently cited in journals and conferences.  His postdoctoral research on the carbon nanotube radio was extensively covered by the popular and scientific press, including Scientific American.  His current research interests include nanoscale device design in emerging technologies, heterogeneous integration with CMOS for data-intensive applications and applications of nanotechnology to biomedical devices.  He is a member of the ISSCC Student Research Preview committee.  Dr. Weldon received the 2001 ISSCC Lewis Winner Award for Outstanding Paper and was the recipient of the 1998 ISSCC Jack Kilby Award for Outstanding Student Paper.