Integrated Circuits and VLSI Faculty

David T. Blaauw
Division: ECE
Address: 2417C EECS
Phone: (734) 763-4526
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Degree: PhD. University of Illinois
Title: Professor
Research Interests: Low power and high performance VLSI design, miniature wireless sensor systems
Research Areas: Computer Architecture; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Low Power Design; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Digital circuits; Energy harvesting; Hardware DSP implementation; Low power circuits; Sensing systems; Verification, Testing and Physical Design; VLSI 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.
 
 
Michael P. Flynn
Division: ECE
Address: 2417F EECS
Phone: (734) 936-2966
Fax: (734) 763-9324
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Degree: Ph.D. Carnegie Mellon University
Title: Professor
Research Interests: Research Interests: Analog circuits, analog-to-digital conversion, RF and wireless circuits. high-speed serial transceivers.
Research Areas: Integrated Circuits and VLSI; Energy Science and Engineering.
Areas of Specialty: Power Electronic Devices and Circuits; Analog Circuits; Data converters; Low power circuits; RF circuits; Sensing systems.
 
 
Mark J. Kushner
Division: ECE
Address: 2236 EECS
Phone: (734) 647-8148
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Degree: Ph.D. California Institute of Technology
Title: George I. Haddad Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Director, Michigan Institute for Plasma Science and Engineering; Professor, EECS, NERS, Chemical Eng, and Applied Physics
Research Interests: Plasma science and technology: materials processing, propulsion, lasers, electromagnetics, plasma chemistry, microelectronics/MEMS fabrication, polymer funtionalization, biocompatibility
Research Areas: Applied Electromagnetics; MEMS and Microsystems; Optics and Photonics; Quantum Science and Devices; Integrated Circuits and VLSI; Plasma Science and Engineering; Energy Science and Engineering.
Areas of Specialty: Computational Electromagnetics; Microfluidics and Gas/Chemical; MEMS Technology and Packaging; Optoelectronics; Plasma Fabrication and Plasma Based MEMS Devices; Plasma Materials Processing of Microelectronics; Plasma Science and Engineering; Solid-State Energy Conversion Technologies; Plasma Science & Engineering.
 
 
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.
 
 
Tao Li
Division: ECE
Address: 2408 EECS
Phone: (734) 615-7983
Fax: (734) 763-9324
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Degree: Ph.D., University of Michigan
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Research Interests: Microsensors; Microactuators; analog and digital interfaces for MEMS devices; Micromachining technologies, such as micro electro-discharge machining (micro-EDM) and micro ultrasonic machining (micro-USM), and their applications
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
 
 
Khalil Najafi
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 2404 EECS
Phone: (734) 763-6650
Fax: (734) 763-9324
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Michigan
Title: Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering; Schlumberger Professor of Engineering; Arthur F. Thurnau Professor
Research Interests: Solid-state integrated sensors, Microactuators, Micromechanics, Analog and digital integrated circuits
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems; Integrated Circuits and VLSI; Energy Science and Engineering.
Areas of Specialty: RF MEMS; Implantable Devices; Environmental Sensors; MEMS Technology and Packaging; Power Sources and Energy Harvesting; Electromechanical Energy Conversion and Energy Harvesting; Renewable Energy (Solar Cells, Wind, Energy Scavenging); Energy harvesting; Low power circuits; Sensing systems.
 
 
Mina Rais-Zadeh
Division: ECE
Address: 2406 EECS
Phone: (734) 764-4249
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Degree: Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology
Title: Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Integrated RF MEMS, MEMS-enabled ICs, wafer-level packaging and micro/nano-fabrication techniques
Research Areas: Applied Electromagnetics; MEMS and Microsystems; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Radio Frequency (RF), Microwave, and Millimeter-wave Circuits; RF MEMS; Environmental Sensors; MEMS Technology and Packaging; Power Sources and Energy Harvesting.
 
 
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.
 
 
David D. Wentzloff
Division: ECE
Address: 2417D EECS
Phone: (734) 647-4499
Fax: (734) 763-9324
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Degree: PhD MIT
Title: Associate Professor
Research Interests: RF circuits and systems; Highly integrated energy- and volume-constrained wireless systems.
Research Areas: Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Analog Circuits; Low power circuits; RF circuits.
 
 
Euisik Yoon
Division: ECE
Address: 2400 EECS
Phone: (734) 615-4469
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Degree: Ph.D., University of Michigan
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Integrated circuits and microsystems; BioMEMS and lab-on-chips; Implantable biomedical sensors; low-power mixed-mode circuits
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: RF MEMS; Microfluidics and Gas/Chemical; Implantable Devices; MEMS Technology and Packaging; Analog Circuits; Data converters; Low power circuits; RF 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.