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Maitham Shams

Associate Professor

Phone:613-520-2600 x 5768
Office:4156 Mackenzie Building
Website:Visit Professor Shams's Website


High-speed and low-power circuits; system on chip; delay estimation and optimization; modern asynchronous circuits; arithmetic blocks; energy estimation and optimization; RF logic circuits; computer architecture; logical balance; CMOS logic styles; DSP and wireless; modeling of CMOS
logic styles; adiabatic computing; biomedical and environmental; MOSFET modeling.


Microprocessors and ASICs, DNA detection, artificial eyes, artificial organs.


  • Collaboration with Ottawa Heart Institute and Medical Devices
  • Member of Carleton Senate