Kathiravan Krishnamurthi is a Principal Consulting Engineer at Intrinsix’s Marlboro Design Center. He received his Ph. D degree in Electronics from Carleton University in Ottawa. Kathir brings over 25 years of experience in the design, specification, definition of RF circuits, systems and integrated circuits ranging from low-IF to microwave and millimeter waves. He has designed a number of products in the area of integrated receivers, mixers, amplifiers and frequency multiplier circuits. He also hold 5 patents and more pending.