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D.Tomaszewski (M’2014) received M.Sc degree in electronics (spec. electronic technology) from Warsaw University of Technology in 1980, and Ph.D degree in electrical engineering (spec. solid-state device electronics) from Instytut Technologii Elektronowej, Warsaw in 1998.
Regions 1, 2 & 3 - Eastern, Northeastern & Southeastern USA Regional Editor
Regions 4 & 7 - Central USA & Canada Regional Editor
Michael M. Adachi - Assistant Professor, School of Engineering Science
Dr Adachi is an Assistant Professor of the School of Engineering Science, Simon Fraser University, where he is leading a team in developing 2D material (graphene-like material) devices. Dr Adachi is vice-chair of the IEEE Electron Devices Society, Vancouver Chapter. He has refereed articles for a number of journals including Nanotechnology, Nano Research Letters, Optics Communications, ACS Nano, ACS Photonics, Nature Communications, Nano Research, and Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology.
Regions 5 & 6 - Southwestern & Western USA Regional Editor
Muhammad Mustafa Hussain
Muhammad Mustafa Hussain (PhD, ECE, UT Austin, Dec 2005) is a Professor of Electrical Engineering, KAUST (since Fall 2009) and EECS, UC Berkeley (since Spring 2019). He was Program Manager in SEMATECH (2008-2009) and Process Integration Lead for 22 nm node FinFET CMOS in Texas Instruments (2006-2008). His research is focused on futuristic electronics which has received support from DARPA, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, GSK-Novartis, Saudi ARAMCO and SABIC. He has authored 350+ research papers and patents. His students are working in MIT Media Lab, Stanford, Caltech, UC Berkeley, Harvard, UCLA, Intel, TSMC, and DOW Chemicals. He is a Fellow of IEEE, American Physical Society and Institute of Physics (UK), a distinguished lecturer of IEEE Electron Devices Society, and an Editor of IEEE T-ED. His research has been extensively highlighted by international media (CNN, Fox News, Washington Post, WSJ, IEEE Spectrum, etc.) including being featured by Scientific American as one of the top 10 world changing ideas in 2014. He has received 45 international awards including Best Innovation Award, CES 2020, Edison Award 2020, Texas Exes Outstanding Young Alumni Award 2015, IEEE R5 Outstanding Individual Achievement Award 2016, DOW Sustainability Challenge Award 2012, Applied Physics Letters Best Featured Articles 2015, 2019, etc.
- MOS Devices and Technology
Region 8 - Eastern Europe Regional Editor
Region 8 - Scandinavia & Central Europe Regional Editor
Marcin Janicki - EDS Newsletter Regional Editor
From the very beginning of his scientific career, he is associated with the Lodz University of Technology, from where he obtained his academic degrees (MSc 1994, PhD 1999, DSc 2012). Currently, he is employed as an associated professor in the Department of Microelectronic and Computer Science. He was the beneficiary of numerous long-term scholarships and fellowships (scholarship of the French government, NATO post-doc Advanced Fellowship, FWF Lise Meitner post-doc program), owing to which he carried out research at several European universities and research institutes (École Nationale Supérieure d’Électricité et Mécanique, Nancy, France, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, University of Ghent, Belgium, Radon Institute of Austrian Academy of Sciences, Linz, Austria). His main research interests encompass thermal and electro-thermal modeling of electronic systems, modeling of silicon carbide power devices, multi-physics simulation of SoC ICs and integrated sensors, VLSI technology, advanced optimization and estimation methods with special consideration of inverse problem algorithms, infrared thermography and its applications in medicine. Altogether, he coauthored 180 scientific publications, including 25 papers in journals from the JCR database.
Region 8 - Western Europe Regional Editor
Mike Schwarz - EDS Newsletter Regional Editor
Mike Schwarz (M'15-SM'18) received his Ph.D. with honors from the Universitate Rovira i Virgili on the subject of compact modeling of Schottky barrier multiple-gate FETs. He was the recipient of the Friedrich Dessauer Prize for the best diploma thesis about multiclass support vector machines in 2008, and the URV Graduated Student Meeting on Electronic Engineering Award for the best oral presentation for a paper about an analytical model for the electric field in Schottky barrier double-gate MOSFETs in 2010.
From 2013-2020 he was with the Robert Bosch GmbH, working with the RnD department on design, layout, modeling and process and device simulation of MEMS sensors and systems. From 2016-2020 he was lead of the diode design and process-/device simulation in the MEMS RnD department. In 2018 he became IEEE Senior Member. Since 2020 he is with the TH Mittelhessen - University of Applied Sciences as Professor for "Embedded Systems and Simulation.". His current research interests are Schottky barrier MOSFET devices, neuropmorphic devices, compact modeling and cryogenic applications.
Region 9 - Latin America Regional Editor
Edmundo A. Gutierrez-D. - Solid State Device Phenomena; Emerging Technologies and Devices
Dr. Edmundo A. Gutiérrez-D. Got his PhD in 1993 from the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium with the thesis entitled “Electrical performance of submicron CMOS technologies from 300 K to 4.2 K”. From 1989 to 1993, while working for his PhD, served as a research assistant at the Interuniversity Microelectronics Center (IMEC) in Leuven, Belgium. In 1996 was guest Professor at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada. In 1996 spent two months as an invited lecturer at the Sao Paulo University, Brazil. In 2000 acted as Design Manager of the Motorola Mexico Center for Semiconductor Technology. In 2002 was invited lecturer at the Technical University of Vienna, Austria. In 2005 joined the Intel Mexico Research Center as technical Director. Currently he holds a Professor position at the National Institute for Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics (INAOE), in Puebla, Mexico. Prof. Gutiérrez-D. is an IEEE senior member since 2008.
Professor Gutiérrez-D. has published over 100 scientific publications and conferences in the field of semiconductor device physics, has supervised 5 M.Sc. and 10 Ph.D. thesis, and is author of the book “Low Temperature Electronics, Physics, Devices, Circuits and Applications” published by Academic Press in 2000. Prof. Gutiérrez-D. is member of the Mexico National System of Researchers and technical reviewer for the Mexico National Council for Science and Technology (CONACyT).
Region 10 - Australia, New Zealand & Southeast Asia Regional Editor
P Susthitha Menon
National University of Malaysia (UKM)
P Susthitha Menon is currently an Associate Professor at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) at Kuala Lumpur. She received her BSEE degree from (UKM) in 1998. As an Intel scholar, she worked at Intel Malaysia as a Product Engineer for mobile modules systems from 1999 to 2002. She then received her MSc and PhD (Distinction) degrees in 2005 and 2008 respectively from UKM, for the development of Si- and InGaAs-based interdigitated p-i-n photodiodes. At the University’s Institute of Micro-Engineering & Nanoelectronics (IMEN) she is specializing in the field of optoelectronics, nanophotonics, and robust engineering optimization. Susthitha is a Senior Member of IEEE. She is in the organizing team international conference ICSE by ED Malaysia Chapter for many years and is the Secretary of the IEEE Electron Devices Malaysia Chapter.
Region 10 - East Asia Regional Editor
Ming Liu - Senior Member
Institute of Microelectronics, CAS
Lecture Topics: nano-fabrication, advanced memory device (charge trap memory, nanocrystal floating gate and resistive switching memory device), nano-electronic device and integrated technology, molecular electronic device and its integration
Region 10 - South Asia (India, Bangladesh & Nepal) Regional Editor
Manoj Saxena - Senior Member
University of Delhi
Manoj Saxena is an Associate Professor in Department of Electronics, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India. He received B.Sc. (with honors), M. Sc., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Delhi in 1998, 2000, and 2006 respectively. He has authored or coauthored 210 technical papers in international journals and various international and national conferences. His current research interests are in the areas of analytical modeling, design, and simulation of Optically controlled MESFET/MOSFET, silicon-on-nothing, insulated-shallow-extension, grooved/concave-gate MOSFETs, cylindrical gate MOSFET and Tunnel FET. He is a reviewer to many journals including Solid State Electronics, Journal of Physics: D Applied Physics and IEEE TED and EDL. Manoj is a Senior Member of IEEE and also Member of Institute of Physics (UK), Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK), National Academy of Sciences India (NASI) and International Association of Engineers (Hong Kong). Currently, he is the Secretary of EDS Delhi Chapter. For his voluntary contribution, Manoj received the outstanding EDS Volunteer recognition from EDS Chapters in the region in 2012.
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