MEZGHANI Brahim
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  • Scolarité & Diplômes
  • Enseignements
  • Activités de recherche
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Informations générales
Nom & Prénom : Brahim MEZGHANI
Email : brahim.mezghani@enis.tn
Spécialités

Design, modeling and simulation of micro/nano sensors

Scolarité & Diplômes
Education and training
 
 
April 2014
Title of qualification awarded
University Habilitation in Electrical Engineering (HDR)
Synthesis report title
Numerical and analytical analysis of CMOS micromachined sensors
Name of institution
National Engineering School of Sfax (ENIS) – University of Sfax – Tunisia
 
February 2008
Title of qualification awarded
Doctorate in Electrical Engineering (PhD)
PhD Title
Etude et Modélisation d’un Microphone Inductif CMOS MEMS
Name of institution
National Engineering School of Sfax (ENIS) – University of Sfax – Tunisia
 
November 1990
Title of qualification awarded
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSc)
MSc Title
Noise Characterization of Gallium Arsenide Field Effect Transistors (HIGFETs)
Name of institution
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Minnesota, USA
International classification
Research position
Research assistantship with the “Device noise group” in the department of Electrical Engineering, University of Minnesota, USA (1989-1991)
Theoretical study, experimental characterization and analysis of low temperature generated noise in new Gallium Arsenide Field Effect transistors (HIGFETs) manufactured by the sensors division of the Honeywell Company in Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Study scholarship
Full scholarship from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
From 1988 to 1990
 
June 1988
Title of qualification awarded
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSc)
Name of institution
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Minnesota, USA
Teaching position
Teaching assistantship in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Minnesota, USA (1986-1988). Teaching experimental labs on electronics and integrated circuits
Study scholarship
Full scholarship from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) - 1984 to 1988
 
Enseignements
Publications
Most recent publications
Book chapter
M Hadj Said, P Gkotsis, F Tounsi, B Mezghani, LA Francis, Frequency-Shifting Investigation of an Out-of-Plane Resonant Microstructure for a Capacitive Detection Magnetometer, Book chapter “Magnetic Sensors and Devices: Technologies & Applications”, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
Journal papers
1.         S. Amor, N. André, V. Kilchytska, F. Tounsi, B. Mezghani, P. Gérard, S.Z. Ali, F. Udrea, D. Flandre, L.A. Francis, In-situ thermal annealing of on-membrane SOI semiconductor-based devices after high gamma dose irradiation, Nanotechnology, IOP Publishing Ltd, Special Issue on Nanotechnology for Aerospace, 28, April 2017, 184001 (9pp), doi: https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6528/aa66a4.
2.         S. Amor, N. André, P. Gérard, S.Z. Ali, F. Udrea, F. Tounsi, B. Mezghani, L.A. Francis, D. Flandre, Reliable characteristics and stabilization of on-membrane SOI MOSFET-based components heated up to 335°C, Semiconductor Sci and Tech Journal, IOP Publishing Ltd, Special Issue on High and Low Temperature Electronics, 32 (1), March 2017, pp. 014001, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-6641/32/1/014001.
3.         F. Tounsi, M. Hadj Said, A. Kouki, B. Mezghani, AC actuation contribution to the induced electromotive force in the miniaturized inductive planar microphone, Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Springer, 90 (3), March 2017, pp 551–562, doi: 10.1007/s10470-016-0876-0.
4.         F. Tounsi, M. Hadj Said, L. Rufer, B. Mezghani, M. Masmoudi, Optimization of Induced Voltage from CMOS-Compatible MEMS Electrodynamic Microphone with Coaxial Planar Inductances, IEEE Sensors journal, IEEE, 16 (18), Oct. 2016, pp. 6879-6889, doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2016.2589271.
5.         M. Hadj Said, F. Tounsi, P. Gkotsis, B. Mezghani, L.A. Francis, A Resonant Microstructure Tunability Analysis for an Out-of-plane Capacitive Detection MEMS Magnetometer, Microsystem Technologies, Springer, August 2016, pp. 1-10, doi: 10.1007/s00542-016-3093-y.
6.         M. Hadj Said, F. Tounsi, S.G. Surya, B. Mezghani, M. Masmoudi, V.R. Rao, A MEMS-based Shifted Membrane Electrodynamic Microsensor for Microphone Applications, Journal of Vibration and Control, SAGE Journals, March 31, 2016, doi: 10.1177/1077546316637298.
7.         B. Mezghani, F. Tounsi and M. Masmoudi, Static behavior analytical and numerical analysis of micromachined thermal accelerometers, ASSD – Advances in Systems, Signals and Devices, De Gruyter Oldenbourg, Vol. 2, 27–45, 2016, DOI 10.1515/9783110470444-003.
8.         F. Tounsi, B. Mezghani, L. Rufer and M. Masmoudi, Electroacoustic Analysis of a Controlled Damping Planar CMOS-MEMS Electrodynamic Microphone, Archives of Acoustics, De Gruyter, 40 (4), 527–537, 2015, doi:10.1515/aoa-2015-0052.
9.         B. Mezghani, F. Tounsi and M. Masmoudi, Development of an accurate heat conduction model for micromachined convective accelerometers, Microsystem Technologies, Springer, 21 (2), 345-353, 2015, doi.org/10.1007/s00542-014-2079-x.
10.     B. Mezghani, F. Tounsi and M. Masmoudi, Convection behavior analysis of CMOS MEMS thermal accelerometers using FEM and Hardee’s model, Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Springer, 78 (2), 301-311, 2014, doi.org/10.1007/s10470-013-0208-6.
11.     B. Mezghani, F. Tounsi, A.A. Rekik, F. Mailly, M. Masmoudi and P. Nouet, Sensitivity and Power Modeling of CMOS MEMS Single Axis Convective Accelerometers, Microelectronics Journal, Elsevier, 44 (12), 1092-1098, 2013, doi:10.1016/j.mejo.2013.06.006.
 
 
Encadrements
Expérience professionnelle
Membre association
IEEE volunteer
- Election/Elevation as a Senior Member of the IEEE in November 2016;
 
- Chair of Tunisia Solid State Circuits Chapter starting March 2016;
 
- Elected IEEE Tunisia section member for the volunteer position "Conference and events coordinator" during the years 2013-2015;
 
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