As of Winter 2018, ABKGroup at UCSD consists of
Vaishnav Srinivas (8th year (part-time) ECE Ph.D.), Jonas Wei-Ting Chan (7th year ECE Ph.D.),
Hyein Lee (6th year ECE Ph.D.),
Kwangsoo Han (5th year ECE Ph.D.),
Lutong Wang (4th year ECE Ph.D.), Bangqi Xu (3rd year ECE Ph.D.), Sriram Venkatesh (2nd year CSE M.S.),
Tushar Shah (2nd year ECE M.S.), Minsoo Kim (1st year ECE Ph.D.) and Uday Mallappa (1st year ECE Ph.D.).
Mr. Sunik Heo of Samsung is a visiting scholar from January 2018 - January 2019.
Mr. Daeyeon Kim is a visiting undergraduate student (January-March 2018) from UNIST in Ulsan, Korea.
Research assistantships and post-doctoral positions are available. Available projects are in areas that include, but are not limited to: (1) VLSI physical design, (2) challenges at the VLSI design-manufacturing interface, (3) big-data and applications, (4) technology extrapolation and system roadmapping, and (5) challenges of margin and cost reduction in IC implementation (signoff definition, model-hardware correlation, etc.). Research is supported by NSF, industry sponsors, and the C-DEN center.
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