Subcommittee for Regions/Chapters

  • Regions 1-3 & 7 SRC Chair

  • Regions 1-3, 7 SRC Vice Chairs

    • Paul Berger
       - Fellow
      The Ohio State University
      205 Dreese Laboratory, 2015 Neil Avenue
      Columbus, OH 43210
      United States of America
      Phone 1:
      (614) 247-6235

      (614) 292-7596
      Lecture Topics: In 2011, he was established as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer for EDS. Please contact him directly if you are interested in a seminar: Possible seminar topics include:
      (1) Organic Photovoltaics;
      (2) Quantum Tunneling Electronics;
      (3) Passive Millimeter-Wave Imaging Sensors;
      (4) Plastic SmartCards for IoT

      Paul R. Berger (S’84 M’91 SM’97 F’11) is a Professor in Electrical & Computer Engineering at Ohio State University and Physics (by Courtesy). He is also a Distinguished Visiting Professor at Tampere University of Technology in Finland. He received the B.S.E. in engineering physics, and the M.S.E. and Ph.D. (1990) in electrical engineering, respectively, all from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Currently, Dr. Berger is actively working on quantum tunneling devices, printable semiconductor devices & circuits for IoT, bioelectronics, novel devices, novel semiconductors and applied physics.
      Formerly, he worked at Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ (1990-’92) and taught at the University of Delaware in Electrical and Computer Engineering (1992-2000). In 1999, Prof. Berger took a sabbatical leave while working first at the Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany while supported by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wegner and then moved on to Cambridge Display Technology, Ltd., Cambridge, United Kingdom working under Dr. Jeremy Burroughes. In 2008, Prof. Berger spent an extended sabbatical leave at IMEC (Interuniversity Microelectronics Center) in Leuven, Belgium while appointed as a Visiting Professor in the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. And more recently he took a sabbatical leave in 2015-2016 at Tampere University of Technology with the Prof. Don Lupo in the Printed and Organic Electronics Group.
      He has authored over 110 articles, 5 book sections and been issued 22 patents with 6 more pending from 60+ disclosures with a Google Scholar H-index of 33. Some notable recognitions for Dr. Berger were an NSF CAREER Award (1996), a DARPA ULTRA Sustained Excellence Award (1998), a Lumley Research Award (2006, 2011), a Faculty Diversity Excellence Award (2009) and Outstanding Engineering Educator for State of Ohio (2014). He has been on the Program and Advisory Committees of numerous conferences, including the IEDM, ISDRS, EDTM meetings. He currently is the Chair of the Columbus IEEE EDS/Photonics Chapter and Faculty Advisor to Ohio State’s IEEE Student Chapters. He is a Fellow and Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE EDS and a Senior member of Optical Society of America.
    • Jamal Deen
       - Fellow
      McMaster University
      Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Eng., ITB 104
      1280 Main Street West
      Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1
      Phone 1:
      +1 905 525 9140 Ext. 27137

      +1 905 523 4407

      Lecture Topics: 

      1. Bioimagers for Health and Environmental Applications
      2. Biosensors - Life at the intersection of Engineering and Sciences
      3. Photodetectors - From Quantum Dot to Silicon Imagers
      4. Information and Communications Technologies for Ubiquitous Healthcare
      5. Smart Home Technologies Towards Better Healthcare
      6. Flexible Electronics - Opportunities and Challenges
      7. Nanobonding – A Key Technology for Emerging Health & Environmental Application

  • Regions 4-6 SRC Chair

    • Jayasimha Prasad
       - Fellow
      Micrel Semiconductor
      1849 Fortune Drive
      San Jose, CA 95131
      Phone 1:

      Lecture Topics: Silicon-Germanium Heterojunction Bipolar Technology Compound Semiconductor Heterojunction Bipolar Technology Low Frequency and High Frequency Noise in Transistors High Frequency Characterization of Transistors Power MOSFET Technology
  • Regions 4-6 SRC Vice Chairs

    • Reza Arghavani
      Lam Research Corp
    • Adam Conway
      Lawrence Livemore National Laboratory
      1987 Rheem Dr.
      Pleasanton, CA 94588
      Phone 1:
      (925) 422-2412

      (925) 422-7310
      Dr. Adam Conway is a post doctoral research staff member in the Center for Meso, Micro and Nano technology at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. His current research interests include novel materials and device structures for semiconductor radiation detectors and solar cells. Before joining LLNL he graduated from the University of California, San Diego in 2006. His dissertation work, which was in collaboration with HRL Laboratories, LLC, contributed to novel characterization and modeling techniques for RF and millimeter wave GaN based heterostructure field effect transistors, as well as reliability measurements and physics of failure in these devices. His expertise includes semiconductor device physics, compact modeling, device simulation, electrical characterization and processing of semiconductor materials and devices. He is the author or co-author of over 30 journal papers and conference presentations and 1 patent in the area of semiconductor devices.
    • Shadi A. Dayeh
      Los Alamos National Laboratory
      Center of Integrated Nanotechnologies
      P. O. Box 1663, K771
      Los Alamos, NM 87545
      Phone 1:
      +1 505 665 0334

      +1 505 665 9030
  • Region 8 SRC Chair

    • Arokia Nathan
       - Fellow
      Cambridge Touch Technologies
      154 Science Park Milton Road
      Cambridge CB4 0GN
      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
      Phone 1:
      +44 1223 748302

      Arokia Nathan holds the Professorial Chair of Photonic Systems and Displays in the Department of Engineering, Cambridge University. He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alberta. Following post-doctoral years at LSI Logic Corp., USA and ETH Zurich, Switzerland, he joined the University of Waterloo where he held the DALSA/NSERC Industrial Research Chair in sensor technology and subsequently the Canada Research Chair in nano-scale flexible circuits. He was a recipient of the 2001 NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Fellowship. In 2006, he moved to the UK to take up the Sumitomo Chair of Nanotechnology at the London Centre for Nanotechnology, University College London, where he received the Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award. He has held Visiting Professor appointments at the Physical Electronics Laboratory, ETH Zürich and the Engineering Department, Cambridge University, UK. He has published over 500 papers in the field of sensor technology and CAD, and thin film transistor electronics, and is a co-author of four books. He has over 50 patents filed/awarded and has founded/co-founded four spin-off companies. He serves on technical committees and editorial boards in various capacities. He is a Chartered Engineer (UK), Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK), Fellow of IEEE (USA), and an IEEE/EDS Distinguished Lecturer.

      Lecture Topics:

      OLED Displays
      Flexible Electronics
      Device-Circuit Interactions
      Interactive Displays
  • Region 8 SRC Vice Chairs

    • Muhammad Mustafa Hussain
       - MOS Devices and Technology
      Senior Member
      King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
      3824 Yarborough Ave
      Austin, TX 78744
      Phone 1:
      +1 (512) 351-3527

      Dr. Muhammad Mustafa Hussain (PhD, ECE, UT Austin, Dec 2005) is a Professor of Electrical Engineering, KAUST. 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 and SABIC. He has authored 300+ research papers and patents. His students are serving as faculty in KFUPM, KAU, Jeddah University and as researchers in MIT, Caltech, UC Berkeley, Harvard, UCLA, TSMC, and DOW Chemicals. He is a Fellow of American Physical Society and Institute of Physics, a distinguished lecturer of IEEE Electron Devices Society, and an Editor of IEEE T-ED. Scientific American has listed his research as one of the Top 10 World Changing Ideas of 2014. Applied Physics Letters selected his paper as one of the Top Feature Articles of 2015. He and his students have received 41 research awards including IEEE Outstanding Individual Achievement Award 2016, Outstanding Young Texas Exes Award 2015 DOW Chemical Sustainability Challenge Award 2012, etc. His research has been highlighted extensively in international media like in Washington Post, Wall Street Journal (WSJ), IEEE Spectrum, etc.

      Lecture Titles:
      1. Physically Compliant CMOS Electronics Enabled Interactive Electronic System
      2. Manufacturable Heterogeneous Integration of Compliant CMOS Electronics for Interactive Electronic System
    • Tomislav Suligoj
      Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing
      Department of Electronics, Microelectronics, Computing and Intelligent Systems
      Unska 3
      Zagreb 10000
      Phone 1:

      Tomislav Suligoj was born in Zagreb, Croatia in 1972. He received the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, in 1995, 1998 and 2001, respectively.
      In 2000-2001 he was a Visiting Fulbright Scholar at the Device Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). From Spring 2002 to Summer 2003, he was a Visiting Scholar at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, where he conducted the research and taught. From Fall 2003, he has been with the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, where he is currently an Assistant Professor. He has been teaching the undergraduate and graduate courses in the field of Microelectronics, Semiconductor Fabrication, and IC Design. His research interests include the development of the novel high-performance Si/SiGe devices. His current research is focused on simulation, optimization, fabrication and electrical characterization of ultra small vertical and pillar-like MOSFETs and advanced silicon-based bipolar transistor structures. He has published more than 40 papers in technical journals and conferences in the area of electron devices and holds two patents.
      Dr. Suligoj received the Chancellorâ
    • Daniel Tomaszewski
      Instytut Technologii Elektronowej (ITE)
      Al.Lotników 32/46
      Warsaw 02-668
      Phone 1:
      +48 (22) 2793 200

      +48 (22) 2793 202
      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.
    • Merlyne de Souza
  • Region 9 SRC Chair

  • Region 9 SRC Vice Chairs

    • Edmundo A. Gutiérrez-D.
       - Senior Member
      Solid State Phenomena; Emerging Technology and Devices
      L. E. Erro Nr. 1
      Tonantzintla, Puebla 72840
      Phone 1:
      +52 222 247 0517

      +52 222 247 0517
      Lecture Topics:  Magneto-quantum conductance effects in mosfets and nano-scaled semiconductor devices, low-temperature electronics, and magnetic sensors.

       Theoretical and experimental research on particle-wave duality conductance properties in semiconductor devices, DC and RF/Power device degradation and circuit reliability.

      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).
    • Joao Martino
       - Senior Member
      University of Sao Paulo
      Laboratory of Integrated Systems
      Av. Prof. Luciano Gualberto, trav.3, n.158
      San Paulo 05508-010
      Phone 1:
      (11) 3091-5657

      Lecture Topics: 1) SOI MOSFET: Electrical Characterization and Modeling 2) Multiple-Gate Transistors: Device Physics and Characterization 3) Single Transistor Memory Cell: 1T-DRAM 4) Tunnel FET Transistors (triple-gate and nanowire structures) 5) Radiation effects on SOI devices 6) Field Effect Transistor: From MOSFET to Tunnel FET

      Joao Antonio Martino received master (1984) and PhD (1988) degrees in microelectronics from University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. He was a postdoctoral researcher in silicon-on-insulator (SOI) devices and technology in Imec, Belgium. He is currently a full professor and the head of SOI group at University of Sao Paulo. His expertise is in electrical characterization, simulation and modeling of SOI devices in wide temperature range. He is also interested in the SOI-CMOS fabrication process, multiple-gate devices (FinFET), 1T-DRAM, Tunnel-FET and radiation effects. He has authored or coauthored of more than 400 technical journal papers and conference presentation and author/editor of 5 books. He is senior member and distinguished lecturer of the IEEE Electron Device Society (EDS). He is chair of IEEE/EDS South Brazil chapter and vice-chair of SRC IEEE/EDS R9.
    • German Yamhure
      Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
      Facultad de Ingeniería
      Departamento de Electrónica
  • Region 10 SRC Chair

    • Albert Chin
       - Fellow
      Thin Film Transistors
      National Chiao Tung University
      Dept. of Electronics Engineering
      Hsinchu Taiwan
      Phone 1:

      Lecture Topics: high-κ Si and Ge CMOS, high-κ flash memory, ultra-low power green electronic devices, TFT, device-level 3D IC, Si RF devices

      Biography: Albert Chin received Ph.D. from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1989 and B.S. from National Tsing Hua University in 1982.
      He was with AT&T Bell Labs, General Electric E-Lab, and Texas Instruments SPDC. He has been a professor, vice executive officer of diamond project and deputy director of National Chiao Tung University, and a visiting Professor at National University of Singapore.
      He is a pioneer on low DC-power high-κ CMOS, high-κ Flash memory, high mobility Ge-On-Insulator, low AC-power 3D IC, high power asymmetric-MOSFET, Si fs/THz devices, and resonant-cavity photo-detector. He co-authored >500 papers and 7 “Highly Cited Papers” (top 1% citation). His high-κ CMOS, GeOI, Flash memory, and RF devices were also cited by ITRS
      Dr. Chin has served as Subcommittee Chair and Asian Arrangements Chair of IEDM Executive Committee, Editor of IEEE Electron Device Letters, Guest Editor & Editor-in-Chief of IEEE JEDS Special Issue on Advanced Technology for Ultra-Low Power Electronic Devices, and IEEE EDS Technical Committee Chairs on both Electronic Materials and Compound Semiconductor Devices & Circuits. He is an IEEE Fellow, Optical Society of America Fellow, and Asia-Pacific Academy of Materials Academician.
  • Region 10 SRC Vice Chairs

    • Anisul Haque
       - Compound Semiconductor Devices
      East West University
      Department of EEE, East West University, Aftabnagar
      43 Mohakhali C/A
      Dhaka, Bangladesh 1212
      Phone 1:

      Prof. Anisul Haque is currently the Chairperson, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at East West University. He has also served as the Dean, Faculty of Sciences and Engineering, East West University from December 2007 to December 2008. He received his PhD from Clarkson University, USA in 1996 and MS from Texas A & M University, USA in 1992. He also earned another MS from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Bangladesh in 1989 and BS from BUET in 1987. Prof. Haque started his academic career as a lecturer in the EEE Department, BUET. He was a professor in the same department until December 2005. He was a Visiting Researcher with the Research Center for Quantum Effect Electronics, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, from 2002 to 2004. Prof. Haque has also been a Visiting Faculty Member with Clarkson University (1997, 1998 and 2001), University of Connecticut, Storrs (1999), and the Tokyo Institute of Technology (2005).
      Prof. Haque’s research interests are in physics, modeling, simulation, and characterization of nano-scale electronic and photonic devices. His current activities include modeling and characterization of MOSFETs on high-mobility substrates, compact modeling of MOSFETs and investigation of novel properties of strained GaInAsP low dimensional structures. He is also interested in engineering education. Prof. Haque has published around 40 papers in refereed international journals. Prof. Haque is a senior member of IEEE and is a life member of Bangladesh Physical Society. He is the founding Chair of IEEE Electron Devices Society, Bangladesh Chapter. Prof. Haque has been serving as a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Electron Devices Society since 2009. He is the recipient of the University Grants Commission Award 2006 for research in engineering and technology.
    • Ru Huang
       - MOS Devices and Technology
      Peking University
      Institute of Microelectronics
      Beijing 100871
      Phone 1:
      86 10 6275 7761

      86 10 6275 1789 -7761
      Ru Huang (M’98–SM’06) received the B.S. (highest honors) and M.S. degrees in electronic engineering from Southeast University, Nanjing, China, in 1991 and 1994, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in microelectronics from Peking University, Beijing, China, in 1997.
      In 1997, she joined the faculty of Peking University, where she is currently a Professor and the Head of the Department of Microelectronics. Since 2000, she has been the leader of several State Key Research Projects of China in device research and IC fabrication technology research, including major state basic research projects, 863 national projects, the key project from National Natural Science Foundation, as well as several collaborative projects with Samsung, Intel and Fujitsu Corporations. Her research interests include nano-scaled CMOS devices, nonvolatile memory devices and new devices for RF and harsh environment applications. She holds 21 granted patents, and has authored/co-authored 4 books and over 180 papers, including many conference invited papers. Dr. Huang is the winner of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars and many other awards in China, including the National Youth Science Award, Science and Technology Progress Award from Ministry of Information Industry and Ministry of Education. She serves as a member of IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) AdCom and the associate chief editor of Science in China. She was the Technical Program Co-Chair of the 7th and 9th International Conference on Solid State and Integrated Circuit Technology (ICSICT 2004 and 2008), a Far East Committee Member of the 2004 International Solid State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), and committee members of many other international conferences and symposiums.
    • N. Mohan Kumar
    • Soumya Pandit
      Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics
      University of Calcutta
      Phone 1:

      Lecture Topics: Process Variability and Variability Resistant Device Design, Low Power VLSI Design, Temperature Analysis of Advanced MOS Transistor.

      Biography: Soumya Pandit received Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India in the year 2009 and Master degree in Radio Physics and Electronics in the year 2000. Currently he is associated with the Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics, University of Calcutta as Assistant Professor. The research interest of Dr. Pandit includes device design and optimization for System-on-Chip Applications. Dr. Pandit was the Chair of ED Calcutta Chapter for the year 2014, 2015 and is the founder chapter advisor to ED University of Calcutta Student Branch Chapter.

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