C. Glenn Shirley

Portland State University Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science
ECE Department
PO Box 751
Portland OR 97207-0751

Phone: +1 503 799 6452 E-mail: 


Dr. C. Glenn Shirley is an adjunct faculty member with the Integrated Circuit Design and Test Laboratory in the ECE department at Portland State University (Oregon). He retired in 2007 after 23 years at Intel, anda prior 10 years at Motorola, U.S. Steel and Carnegie-Mellon University (post-doc). At Intel Dr. Shirley worked and published on package reliability, moisture reliability of silicon, accelerated moisture test hardware (HAST), and industry standards. He also led the development of Intel’s burn-in methodology, founded a manufacturing test technology development Q&R group, and started a Q&R statistical modeling group. Subsequently he co-directed, as Intel’s Q&R Systems Architect, a department reponsible for Intel’s quality systems. Dr. Shirley’s current interests include yield/quality/reliabilitystatistical modeling of manufacturing test. Dr. Shirley holds a PhD in Physics from Arizona State University, and an MSc in Physics from the University of Melbourne (Australia).