Jacob (Jake) Baker, PhD, PE, welcome to my homepage! I am a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Contact information can be found here. Email:


Links: bio,, courses, expert witness, papers and talks, patents, research/development, and students.


Spring 2014 office hours: Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:30 to 3:30

No office hours on Monday, May 5

Extra office hours on Friday, April 18 (2:30 to 3:30)

EE 320 -
Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00 to 5:15
EE 420L - Mondays from 11:30 to 2:15
EE 420/ECG 620 - Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:30 to 6:45


    Academic Links

Harzing’s publish or perish on Microsoft Windows is located here (a quick, and accurate, way to determine h-index using MS windows)

SCImago Journal and Country Rank

IEEE Xplore digital library (requires subscription)


IEEE homepage, CAS, EDS, ES, IM, PELS, and SSCS

American Society for Engineering Education, ASEE

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association, ECEDHA 
The CMC, CMP, EUROPRACTICE, and MOSIS fabrication services.

Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), and SEMATECH Consortia (

    News and Information

Chip Design, EDN, EEtimes, Electronic Design online encyclopedia

    Technical Links

The Designer’s Guide Community is located here

VLSI and ASIC Technology Standard Cell Library Design (as well as other useful links) is located here

Connection One, Predictive Technology Model, and PSP MOSFET model at Arizona State University

BSIM modeling group at the University of California, Berkeley

State Key Laboratory of Analog and Mixed-Signal VLSI, University of Macau

    Random Information

Printed circuit board layout using Eagle

Some examples using MATLAB

Setting up a laptop to record lectures

Editing webpages at

    Tutorials and Email

Bad design, Cadence Tutorials, Electric Tutorials, Email (CCDLS or CMSCD), LTspice_Tutorials, and Silvaco EDA Tutorials


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