Koon Hoo Teo

Koon Hoo Teo
  • Biography

    Koon Hoo was with Nortel for 15 years where he was actively involved in the research and implementation of 3G and 4G wireless systems. His work at MERL includes Cognitive Radio, Game Theory and Wireless Mesh for WiMAX and LTE systems. His current areas of research include Metamaterials, Power Amplifiers and Power Devices.

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  • Internships with Koon Hoo

    • EC1072: High Power High Frequency Semiconductor Devices

      MERL is seeking a highly motivated, qualified individual to join our 3 month internship program to carry research in the area of high power semiconductor devices and 3D devices. The ideal candidate should have a significant background in the theory, simulation and modeling of high speed high power semiconductor and 3D devices using TCAD. Proficiency in Solid State Physics and Physics of Semiconductor theory and particularly in thermal research would be a great asset. Candidates who hold a PhD or in their senior years of a Ph.D. program are encouraged to apply. The position is open from April 2017 for a duration of 3 months

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  • MERL Publications

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  • MERL Issued Patents

    • Title: "Semiconductor Device with Multiple-Functional Barrier Layer"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Zhang, Yuhao
      Patent No.: 9,583,607
      Issue Date: Feb 28, 2017
    • Title: "Method to Generate Multilevel Inverter Modulation Control Signals"
      Inventors: Duan, Chunjie; Teo, Koon Hoo; Ma, Rui
      Patent No.: 9,559,610
      Issue Date: Jan 31, 2017
    • Title: "Three-Way Sequential Power Amplifier System for Wideband RF Signal"
      Inventors: Ma, Rui; Shao, Jin; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 9,503,028
      Issue Date: Nov 22, 2016
    • Title: "Wireless Energy Transfer with Negative Index Material"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Huang, Da; Wang, Bingnan
      Patent No.: 9,461,505
      Issue Date: Oct 4, 2016
    • Title: "Semiconductor Device with Multiple Carrier Channels"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Zhang, Yuhao
      Patent No.: 9,419,121
      Issue Date: Aug 16, 2016
    • Title: "Maximum Power Point Tracking for Photovoltaic Power Generation System"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Deng, Yi
      Patent No.: 9,397,501
      Issue Date: Jul 19, 2016
    • Title: "Antenna Selection with Frequency-Hopped Sounding Reference Signals"
      Inventors: Mehta, Neelesh B.; Teo, Koon Hoo; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 9,337,890
      Issue Date: May 10, 2016
    • Title: "System and Method for Generating Multi-Band Signal"
      Inventors: Ma, Rui; Chung, SungWon; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 9,294,079
      Issue Date: Mar 22, 2016
    • Title: "System and Method for Automatically Optimizing Wireless Power"
      Inventors: Yerazunis, William S.; Wang, Bingnan; Teo, Koon Hoo; Duan, Chunjie; Barnwell, III, John C.; Burns, Dan J
      Patent No.: 9,281,875
      Issue Date: Mar 8, 2016
    • Title: "Proximity Sensor Detecting Metallic and Non-Metallic Objects"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Long, Jiang; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 9,274,075
      Issue Date: Mar 1, 2016
    • Title: "System and Method for Linearizing Power Amplifiers"
      Inventors: Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Zhu, Qiuyao; Ma, Rui; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 9,270,504
      Issue Date: Feb 23, 2016
    • Title: "Output Matching Network for Wideband Power Amplifier with Harmonic Suppression"
      Inventors: Ma, Rui; Chung, SungWon; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 9,231,550
      Issue Date: Jan 5, 2016
    • Title: "Digital Power Encoder for Direct Digital-RF Transmitter"
      Inventors: Ma, Rui; Zhu, Qiuyao; Teo, Koon Hoo; Duan, Chunjie
      Patent No.: 9,100,265
      Issue Date: Aug 4, 2015
    • Title: "System and Method for Linearizing Power Amplifiers"
      Inventors: Ma, Rui; Zhu, Qiuyao; Teo, Koon Hoo; Duan, Chunjie
      Patent No.: 9,054,940
      Issue Date: Jun 9, 2015
    • Title: "Antenna Selection with Frequency-Hopped Sounding Reference Signals"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mehta, Neelesh B.
      Patent No.: 9,025,471
      Issue Date: May 5, 2015
    • Title: "Space Vector Modulation for Multilevel Inverters"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Yi, Deng
      Patent No.: 8,976,556
      Issue Date: Mar 10, 2015
    • Title: "Method and System for Determining Parameters of Sinusoidal Signals"
      Inventors: Sahinoglu, Zafer; Sun, Ming; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,972,215
      Issue Date: Mar 3, 2015
    • Title: "Reconfigurable Output Matching Network for Multiple Power Mode Power Amplifiers"
      Inventors: Ma, Rui; Goswami, Sushmit; Teo, Koon Hoo; Duan, Chunjie
      Patent No.: 8,963,644
      Issue Date: Feb 24, 2015
    • Title: "Digital Power Encoder for Direct Digital-RF Transmitter"
      Inventors: Ma, Rui; Zhu, Qiuyao; Teo, Koon Hoo; Duan, Chunjie
      Patent No.: 8,953,670
      Issue Date: Feb 10, 2015
    • Title: "DC-Link Voltage Balancing Control for Multilevel Inverters"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Deng, Yi
      Patent No.: 8,934,276
      Issue Date: Jan 13, 2015
    • Title: "Method and System for Charging Batteries Using a Kinetic Model"
      Inventors: Sahinoglu, Zafer; Teo, Koon Hoo; Sun, Xusheng
      Patent No.: 8,933,673
      Issue Date: Jan 13, 2015
    • Title: "Antenna Selection with Frequency-Hopped Sounding Reference Signals"
      Inventors: Mehta, Neelesh B.; Zhang, Jinyun; Teo, Koon Hoo; Vinokur, Genedy V.
      Patent No.: 8,913,551
      Issue Date: Dec 16, 2014
    • Title: "High Electron Mobility Transistor with Multiple Channels"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Feng, Peijie; Ma, Rui
      Patent No.: 8,907,378
      Issue Date: Dec 9, 2014
    • Title: "Wireless Energy Transfer Using Array of Resonant Objects"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,890,366
      Issue Date: Nov 18, 2014
    • Title: "Method for Discovering Multiple Routes in Sensor Networks"
      Inventors: Bhatti, Ghulam M.; Guo, Jianlin; Zhang, Jinyun; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,861,398
      Issue Date: Oct 14, 2014
    • Title: "Antenna Selection with Frequency-Hopped Sounding Reference Signals"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 8,842,554
      Issue Date: Sep 23, 2014
    • Title: "System and Method for Analyzing Spiral Resonators"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Teo, Koon Hoo; Ellstein, David
      Patent No.: 8,831,917
      Issue Date: Sep 9, 2014
    • Title: "Wireless Energy Transfer with Anisotropic Metamaterials"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Huang, Da; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,786,135
      Issue Date: Jul 22, 2014
    • Title: "System and Method for Energy Transfer"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 8,674,549
      Issue Date: Mar 18, 2014
    • Title: "High Electron Mobility Transistors with Multiple Channels"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Duan, Chunjie; Toshiyuki, Oishi; Nakayama, Masatoshi; Feng, Peijie
      Patent No.: 8,624,667
      Issue Date: Jan 7, 2014
    • Title: "System and Method for Ad-Hoc Energy Exchange Network"
      Inventors: Sahinoglu, Zafer; Tao, Zhifeng; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,493,026
      Issue Date: Jul 23, 2013
    • Title: "Method and System for Generating Antenna Selection Signals in Wireless Networks"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 8,483,186
      Issue Date: Jul 9, 2013
    • Title: "System and Method for Wireless Energy Transfer"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Vish, Iyer; Zhang, Jinyun; Duan, Chunjie; Huang, Da
      Patent No.: 8,415,833
      Issue Date: Apr 9, 2013
    • Title: "Wireless Energy Transfer to Moving Devices"
      Inventors: Yerazunis, William S.; Vish, Iyer; Huang, Da; Duan, Chunjie; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,384,247
      Issue Date: Feb 26, 2013
    • Title: "Method and System for Generating Antenna Selection Signals in Wireless Networks"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 8,331,297
      Issue Date: Dec 11, 2012
    • Title: "Method for Detecting Hidden Nodes in Cognitive Radio Networks"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Azarnasab, Ehsan; Chen, Rong-Rong; Farhang, Behrouz
      Patent No.: 8,295,261
      Issue Date: Oct 23, 2012
    • Title: "Antenna Selection with Frequency-Hopped Sounding Reference Signals"
      Inventors: Zhang, Jinyun; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,238,405
      Issue Date: Aug 7, 2012
    • Title: "Method and System for Generating Antenna Selection Signals in Wireless Networks"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 8,228,858
      Issue Date: Jul 24, 2012
    • Title: "Generating Antenna Selection Signal in Wireless Systems"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 8,223,723
      Issue Date: Jul 17, 2012
    • Title: "Method for Allocating Resources in Cell-Edge Bands of OFDMA Networks"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mao, Xuehong; Maaref, Amine; Tao, Zhifeng
      Patent No.: 8,165,098
      Issue Date: Apr 24, 2012
    • Title: "Communicating Packets in a Wireless Multi-User Multi-Hop Relay Networks"
      Inventors: Kuze, Toshiyuki; Zhang, Jinyun; Tao, Zhifeng; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,159,983
      Issue Date: Apr 17, 2012
    • Title: "System and Method for Opportunistic Cell Edge Selection in Multi-Cell MIMO OFDMA Networks"
      Inventors: Maaref, Amine; Zhang, Jinyun; Au Yeung, Chun Kin; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,155,088
      Issue Date: Apr 10, 2012
    • Title: "Method for Selecting Antennas in a Wireless Networks"
      Inventors: Mehta, Neelesh B.; Tang, Jia; Teo, Koon Hoo; Fukui, Noriyuki
      Patent No.: 8,086,272
      Issue Date: Dec 27, 2011
    • Title: "Method for Implicit Selecting Antennas in a Wireless Networks"
      Inventors: Teo, Koon Hoo; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Tang, Jia
      Patent No.: 8,055,301
      Issue Date: Nov 8, 2011
    • Title: "Method for Selecting Antennas in a Wireless Networks"
      Inventors: Molisch, Andreas F.; Mehta, Neelesh B.; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,046,029
      Issue Date: Oct 25, 2011
    • Title: "System and Method for Generating Soft Output in Hybrid MIMOSystems"
      Inventors: Zhang, Jinyun; Teo, Koon Hoo; Peng, Ronghui
      Patent No.: 8,000,416
      Issue Date: Aug 16, 2011
    • Title: "Method for Reducing Inter-Cell Interference in Wireless OFDMA Networks"
      Inventors: Orlik, Philip V.; Chen, Ying Da; Zhang, Jinyun; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 7,813,739
      Issue Date: Oct 12, 2010
    • Title: "Method and System for Enabling HARQ Operations on Channels Between Stations in Wireless Communication Networks"
      Inventors: Kuze, Toshiyuki; Zhang, Jinyun; Teo, Koon Hoo; Uchida, Shigeru; Tao, Zhifeng; Sawa, Kentaro
      Patent No.: 7,630,355
      Issue Date: Dec 8, 2009
    • Title: "Space-Time-Frequency Sensing of RF Spectrum in Cognitive Radios"
      Inventors: Zhang, Hong Yuan; Teo, Koon Hoo; Nakache, Yves-Paul N.; Zhang, Jinyun
      Patent No.: 7,610,036
      Issue Date: Oct 27, 2009
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