Payam Heydari is leading the research projects in the NCIC Labs. Started his position as a faculty at UCI in Sept. 2001, he is currently supervising 9 Ph.D. and 1 M.S. student. He has graduated 25 graduate students who went on to become successful design engineers, managers/directors, researchers, and faculty members.
He and his group have published more than 120 peer-reviewed journal and conferences; have designed/fabricated/measured more than 30 silicon-based integrated circuits for wireless/wired communication, sensing, and imaging applications; and hold 12 U.S. patents.