Zarin T Pulam


ZARIN T PULAM || Direct: (330) 523-2110 ||e-mail:

University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas, USA

Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering (RF Major)

Aug 2013 – May 2015
Military Institute of Science and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Bachelor of Science in Electrical, Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering

Jan 2008 – Mar 2012

o    Certification: CCNA, CCNA Wireless (IUWNE),CLD, Six Sigma, Exploratory Leadership Certificate
o    Software Tools: AWR , Agilent ADS, VPI Virtual Photonics, LabVIEW, Ansoft,HFSS,CST Studio Suite, AXIEM, Analyst Software
o    Hardware Tools: Spectrum Analyzer, Anechoic Chamber, VSA, VSG, Network Analyzer, PCB layout design and soldering
o    Simulation Tools: MATLAB, PSpice, Cadence, Quartus, Cisco Packet Tracer
o    Programming Language: C, C++, C#,VHDL and Verilog
o    Operating System: Windows 7/8, Linux/Unix Programming

RF and microwave Circuits, RF amplifier Design, Fiber Integrated Optics, Electromagnetics, Analog IC Design, VLSI Design, RF System, Wireless Communication, Optical Transceiver, Optical Communication.


RF System Design: Design of a highly sensitive RADAR and Satellite Communication System
o   Proposed a real time monitoring system for rural agricultural fields using a monostatic RADAR operating at L Band.

o   Simulations were performed in AWR Virtual System Simulator to analyze nominal and worst case cascaded gain, noise figure, P1 dB, OIP3, estimated cost of implementation and proposed project

Low Noise RF Amplifier Design: Design of a 2 stage Broadband RF amplifier
o   Designed a broadband RF amplifier used as a front end amplifier for optical receivers

o   Analyzed Y parameters (MATLAB), S parameters (AWR MO) and stability of the circuit amplifier

Optical Network Design of a 400 Gb/s Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexed (WDM) system
o   Implementation of a long-haul optical network for specific BER, SNR & Channel Spacing using Virtual Photonics

o   Evaluated the performance by analyzing eye diagrams, Q-factors & BER for different modulation formats

RF Circuits: Design of Wilkinson-Type Unequal Power Divider
o   Design of a 4:1 Unequal power split Wilkinson-type Power Divider at a frequency of 1 GHz

o   Implemented using Microstrip Lines and overall performance is thus verified using AWR-MWO



·  RF Hardware Engineer


Cisco Systems Inc., USA June 2015-Present
·  Research Assistant University of Texas at Dallas, Texas, USA 2014- May2015
Ø  Worked on Microwave passive circuits using Ansoft, AWR & Agilent ADS under supervision of Prof. Henderson


·  Faculty Advisor Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST), Dhaka, Bangladesh 2012-May 2013
Ø  Trained students and provided technical support for the 3rd Annual Lunabotics Mining Competition held in Kennedy Space Center, Florida organized by NASA


·  Research Assistant Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2012-August 2013
Ø  Worked on the synthesis of nano- particles using different chemical methods under supervision of Prof. Al-Nakib


o   AWR design environment training in advanced feature in Microwave office, AXIEM & Analyst Software by National Instruments Tektronix Workshop on MD03000 series oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzer.
o   LTE  Evolved Packet Core, Vo-LTE, 3GPP system architecture overview training by Award Solutions.
o   Didactical primary RADAR DPR 886 training by Sky RADAR Germany.
o   Introduction to ANSYS HFSS by ANSYS, Inc., USA.
o   Introduction to Cadence, concept HDL Training Course by Cisco Systems Inc., USA.


Last updated on Thursday, September 24, 2015