Journal Publications

F. Karim and K. Walus, "
Efficient Simulation of Correlated Dynamics in Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata (QCA)", IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, 01/2014; 13(2):294-307


F. Karim and K. Walus, "Calculating the steady-state polarizations of quantum cellular automata (QCA) circuits", Journal of Computational Electronics, September 2014, Volume 13, Issue 3, pp 569-584

​M. Taucer, F. Karim, K. Walus, and B. Wolkow, "Consequences of Many-Cell Correlations in Clocked Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata", IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, 07/2013; 14(4):638-647

​Faizal Karim, Konrad Walus, André Ivanov, “Analysis of Field-Driven Clocking for Molecular Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata”, Journal of Computational Electronics, vol. 9, issue 1, pp. 16-30, 2010

Konrad Walus, Faizal Karim, André Ivanov, "Architecture for an External Input into a Molecular QCA Circuit",  Journal of Computational Electronics, vol. 8, issue 1: Springer, pp. 35-42, 03/2009.

Faizal Karim, Marco Ottavi, Hamidreza Hashempour, Vikram Vanka-mamidi, Konrad Walus, André Ivanov, F. Lombardi, "Modeling and Evaluating Errors due to Random Clock Shifts in Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata Circuits",  Journal of Electronic Testing: Theory and Applica-tions (JETTA), vol. 25, issue 1, pp. 55-66, 02/2009

Conference Publications

Faizal Karim, Deborah Feduik, “Engineering Teaching Assistant Training - Increased Engagement Using Varied Delivery Methods”, Accepted to ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition on Engineering Education, June 2012.

Faizal Karim, Ryan Anderson, Deborah Feduik, Robert Hall, “The UBC Teaching Assistant Training Program”, ASEE Annual Conference and Ex-position on Engineering Education, June 2011.

Faizal Karim, Konrad Walus, “Ground State Simulation Tool for Field-Clocked Three-State Molecular Quantum-dot Cellular Automata (QCA)”, Invited paper to the IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2011

Faizal Karim, Konrad Walus, “The Characterization of the Displacement Tolerance of QCA Circuits”, Nano Devices, Circuits and Systems 2008, Cambridge, Massachusetts, pp. 49-53, 29/09/2008

Faizal Karim, Aryan Navabi, Konrad Walus, André Ivanov, "Quantum Mechanical Simulation of QCA with a Reduced Hamiltonian", IEEE Nano 2008, Arlington, Texas, pp. 327-330, 18/08/2008

Faizal Karim, Konrad Walus, André Ivanov, "Testing of Combinational Majority and Minority Logic Networks", International Mixed-Signals, Sensors and Systems Test Workshop 2008, Vancouver, Canada, pp. 1-6, 18/06/2008

Faizal Karim, Marco Ottavi, Vikram Vankamamidi, Konrad Walus, André Ivanov, "On the Error Effects of Random Clock Shifts in Quantum Cellular Automata Circuits", In Proceedings of 22nd IEEE International Symposium on Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI Systems, DFT 2007, Rome, Italy, pp. 487-495, 2007

Yaser Pourmohammadi-Fallah, Darrell Koskinen, Avideh Shahabi, Faizal Karim, Panos Nasiopoulos, "'A Cross Layer Optimization Mechanism to Improve H.264 Video Transmission over WLANs", 2007 IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference, pp. 875-879, 11/01/2007.

Faizal Karim, Konrad Walus, André Ivanov, "Crosstalk in QCA Arithmetic Circuits", Proc. of SPIE, vol. 6313, San Diego, CA, USA, pp. 631306.1-631306.9, 2006

Faizal Karim, Alagan Anpalagan, Xavier Fernando, “Design and Evaluations of a Fiber Based CDMA Wireless Link”, Proceeding of the ICUE, International Conference for Upcoming Engineers, Windsor, Ontario, 2005.



Faizal Karim, "Investigation of the Correlated Dynamics of Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata Circuits and Systems", Ph.D. Dissertation, May 2014.

Faizal Karim, "Clocking Electrode Design and Phase Analysis for Molecular Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata Based Circuits", M.A.Sc. Dissertation, May 2007




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