Ifana Mahbub is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of North Texas (UNT), where she is leading the Integrated Biomedical Circuits and Systems Laboratory (iBioCASL). Her research interests include energy-efficient circuits and systems design for wireless telemetry, power transfer, and signal processing applications for implantable optogenetic neuromodulation and self-powered system. She received the B.Sc. degree (2012) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, and the Ph.D. degree (2017) in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Dr. Mahbub is the recipient of the prestigious “Early Career Award” from the National Science Foundation (NSF) (2020) and the “Young Faculty Award” from DARPA (2021). In recognition of her outstanding research and teaching achievements, Professor Mahbub received the UNT College of Engineering’s PACCAR Distinguished Fellowship in 2020 and the Presidential Early Career Professorship Award in 2021.