Computer-Aided Design and VLSI Faculty

Todd Austin
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 4637 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-0370
Email:
Degree: Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Title: Professor
Research Interests: Computer architecture, compilers, VLSI design, hardware modeling and verification.
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Multi-Core and Parallel Systems; Application-Specific Architectures; Low Power Design; Electronic Design Automation; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Trusted Computing and Intellectual Property Protection; Runtime Correctness; Design Verification and Validation; Low-Power Circuits; Compilers/OS - Synergy with Architectures.
 
 
Valeria Bertacco
Division: CSE
Address: 4645 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 615-4047
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Degree: Ph.D. Stanford
Title: Associate Professor
Research Interests: Improving the functional correctness of digital integrated circuits, by developing technology that attacks the issue at design time, in post-silicon, and throughout the lifetime of a digital integrated component, in face of the challenges posed by fragile silicon and extreme design complexity.
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Multi-Core and Parallel Systems; Electronic Design Automation; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Trusted Computing and Intellectual Property Protection; Runtime Correctness; Design Verification and Validation; Verification, Testing and Physical Design.
 
 
Robert Dick
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 2417E EECS
Phone: (734) 763-3329
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Degree: Ph.D. Princeton University
Title: Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Embedded systems.
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI; Signal and Image Processing; Software Systems; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Operating Systems and Distributed Systems; Real-time Embedded Systems; Application-Specific Architectures; Embedded, Networked, and Wireless Systems; Low Power Design; Electronic Design Automation; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Physical Design; Test; Low-Power Circuits; Source Coding and Compression; Digital circuits; Energy harvesting; Low power circuits; Sensing systems; Mobile Cloud Computing.
 
 
John P. Hayes
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 4713 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 763-0386
Fax: (734) 763-4617
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Illinois
Title: Professor; Claude E. Shannon Professor of Engineering Science
Research Interests: Computer-aided design and testing, Computer architecture, Fault-tolerant design, VLSI circuits, Quantum computing
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI; Quantum Science and Devices; Theory of Computation.
Areas of Specialty: Electronic Design Automation; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Quantum Information Processing; Logic Synthesis; Design Verification and Validation; Test; Quantum Design Automation; Quantum Information Processing (Computer Architecture); Verification, Testing and Physical Design; VLSI Design.
 
 
Yoonmyung Lee
Division: ECE
Address: 2435 EECS
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Degree: Ph.D., University of Michigan
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Research Interests: Ultra-Low power VLSI design, mm-scale wireless sensor systems
Research Areas: Computer-Aided Design and VLSI; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
 
 
Scott Mahlke
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 4633 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-1602
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Degree: Ph.D. University of Illinois-UC
Title: Professor & Associate Chair, CSE
Research Interests: Compilers, application-specific processors, computer architecture and microarchitecture, embedded systems
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Multi-Core and Parallel Systems; Application-Specific Architectures; Embedded, Networked, and Wireless Systems; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Low-Power Circuits; Compilers/OS - Synergy with Architectures.
 
 
Igor Markov
Division: CSE
Address: 4749 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-7829
Fax: (734) 763-1503
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Degree: Ph.D. UCLA
Title: Professor
Research Interests: Electronic Design Automation: Floorplanning, Placement and Routing, Logic and Physical Synthesis, Formal Verification. Quantum Design Automation: Synthesis and Simulation of quantum circuits. Algorithms for search and optimization: Boolean SATisfiability, block packing, hypergraph partitioning.
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI; Quantum Science and Devices; Theory of Computation.
Areas of Specialty: Electronic Design Automation; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Quantum Information Processing; Physical Design; Logic Synthesis; Design Verification and Validation; Test; Quantum Design Automation; Quantum Information Processing (Computer Architecture); Quantum Information Processing (Theory); Verification, Testing and Physical Design; VLSI Design.
 
 
Pinaki Mazumder
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 4765 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 763-2107
Fax: (734) 763-1503
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Illinois
Title: Professor
Research Interests: VLSI circuit design, VLSI testing, and VLSI layout tools
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI.
 
 
Trevor Mudge
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 4757 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 764-0203
Fax: (734) 763-4617
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Illinois
Title: Bredt Family Professor of Engineering; Professor
Research Interests: Computer systems design, low power computing, parallel processing, computer-aided design, impact of technology
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Multi-Core and Parallel Systems; Data Center Architecture; Application-Specific Architectures; Low Power Design; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Low-Power Circuits.
 
 
Satish Narayanasamy
Division: CSE
Address: 4721 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 764-6984
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Degree: University of California, San Diego
Title: Assistant Professor
Research Interests: Computer Architecture; Program Analysis; Dependable Systems; Programmer Productivity; Parallel Computing
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI; Software Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Multi-Core and Parallel Systems; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Runtime Correctness; Parallel Computing and Supercomputing; Compilers/OS - Synergy with Architectures.
 
 
Marios Papaefthymiou
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 3713 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 764-8504
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: Ph.D. MIT
Title: CSE Chair; Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Energy-efficient high-performance computers, VLSI and computer-aided design, algorithms, parallel and distributed computing.
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Low Power Design; Electronic Design Automation; Verification, Testing and Physical Design; VLSI Design.
 
 
Karem A. Sakallah
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 4603 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-1350
Fax: (734) 763-4617
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Degree: Ph.D. Carnegie-Mellon
Title: Professor
Research Interests: Computer-aided design of electronic systems, Boolean satisfiability, discrete optimization, and hardware and software verification.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Electronic Design Automation; Logic Synthesis; Design Verification and Validation; Verification, Testing and Physical Design.
 
 
Dennis Sylvester
Division: ECE
Address: 2417B EECS
Phone: (734) 615-8783
Fax: (734) 763-9324
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Degree: Ph.D. UC-Berkeley
Title: Professor
Research Interests: Low power integrated circuit design, computer-aided design for VLSI
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI; Integrated Circuits and VLSI; Energy Science and Engineering.
Areas of Specialty: Multi-Core and Parallel Systems; Data Center Architecture; Embedded, Networked, and Wireless Systems; Low Power Design; Electronic Design Automation; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Trusted Computing and Intellectual Property Protection; Physical Design; Low-Power Circuits; Runtime Correctness; Power Electronic Devices and Circuits; Data converters; Digital circuits; Energy harvesting; Low power circuits; Sensing systems.
 
 
Zhengya Zhang
Division: ECE
Address: 2417A EECS
Phone: (734) 647-3837
Fax: (734) 763-9324
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Degree: Ph.D. UC Berkeley
Title: Assistant Professor
Research Interests: VLSI architecture, digital systems, implementations of communication and signal processing systems
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Computer-Aided Design and VLSI; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Application-Specific Architectures; Low Power Design; Electronic Design Automation; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Physical Design; Low-Power Circuits; Digital circuits; Hardware DSP implementation; Low power circuits.