Subcommittee for Regions/Chapters

  • Regions 1-3 & 7 SRC Chair

  • Regions 1-3, 7 SRC Vice Chairs

    • 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

    • Durga Misra
       - Senior Member
      NJ Institute of Technology
      Electrical and Comp. Eng. Department
      323 M L King Blvd.
      Newark, NJ 07102-1824
      Phone 1:
      +1 973 596 5739

      Lecture Topics:
      1. Challenges for Nanoelectronics: More Moore and More than Moore.
      2. High-k on High-Mobility Substrates: An interface Issue
  • 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

    • Lluis F. Marsal
       - Senior Member
      Dept. of Electronic, Elec. & Automatic Cont. Eng. - University Rovira i Virgili
      Avda. Paisos Catalans 26 - Campus Sescelades
      Tarragona, Tarragona 43007
      Phone 1:
      +34 977559625

      +34 977559605
      Prof. Lluis F. Marsal is Distinguished Professor and full professor at the University Rovira i Virgili, Spain. Ph.D. from the University Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain, 1997. Postdoctoral researcher at the ECE, University of Waterloo, Canada (1998-1999). In 2014, he received the UniSA Distinguished Researcher Award, and the 2014 ICREA Academia Award from the Generalitat of Catalunya. Since 2019, he is the Chair of the Subcommittee for Regions/Chapters (SRC) Regions 8, IEEE- EDS. He was the Chair of Spain Chapter of the IEEE-EDS (2013-2018). He is a senior member of the IEEE and a member of the Distinguished Lecturer program of the EDS. He has co-authored more than 200 publications in international refereed journals, 2 books, 5 book chapters and 3 patents. His current research interests focus on organic solar cells and hybrid nanostructured materials for optoelectronic devices and low-cost technologies based on micro- and nanoporous materials for biosensing.

      Lecture Topics:
      Current progress and perspectives in polymer solar cells
      Nanostructured organic solar cells and polymers for flexible optoelectronic applications
      Photonic and optoelectronic devices based on porous materials
      Micro- and nanoporous materials for biosensing
  • 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
    • Benjamin Iniguez
       - Device and Process Modelling
      Senior Member
      Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV)
      Avinguda dels Paisos Catalans 26
      Tarragona 43007
      Phone 1:
      34 977558521

      34 977559605
      Benjamin Iñiguez obtained the Ph D in Physics in 1992 and 1996, respectively, from the Universitat de les Illes Balears (UIB). From February 1997 to September 1998 he was working as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Rensselaer Polytecnhnic Institute in Troy (NY, USA). From September 1998 to January 2001 he was working as a Postdoctoral Scientist in the Université catholique de Louvain (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium), supported by two Marie Curie Fellowships from the European Commission. In February 2001 he joined the Department of Electronic, Electrical and Automatic Control Engineering (DEEEiA)of the Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV), in Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain) as Titular Professor. In February 2010 he became Full Professor at URV. He obtained the Distinction from the Generalitat for the Promotion of University Research in 2004 and the ICREA Academia Award (the highest award for university professors in Catalonia, from ICREA Institute) in 2009 and 2014, for a period of 5 years each. He led one EU-funded project (“COMON”, 2008-12) devoted to the compact modeling of nanoscale semiconductor devices and he is currently leading one new EU-funded project (DOMINO, 2014-18) targeting the compact modeling of organic and oxide TFTs.
      His main research interests are the characterization, parameter extraction and compact modelling of emerging semiconductor devices, in particularorganic and oxide Thin-Film Transistors, nanoscale Multi-Gate MOSFETs and GaN HEMTs. He has published more than 150 research papers in international journals and more than 130 abstracts in proceedings of conferences.
    • 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 7886831216

      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:

      Flexible electronics
      Thin film transistors
      Sensor interfaces
      OLED displays
    • 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.
       - Thermal Management
      Instituto Nacional de Astrofisica (INAOE)
      L. E. Erro Nr. 1
      Tonantzintla, Puebla 72840
      Phone 1:
      +52 222 247 0517

      +52 222 247 0517
      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).
    • Marcelo Pavanello
       - Device and Process Modeling
      Centro Universitario FEI
      Av. Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, 3972
      Sao Bernardo do Campo, Sao Paulo 09850-901
      Phone 1:

      Marcelo Antonio Pavanello (S´99-M´02-SM´05) received the Electrical Engineering degree from FEI University in 1993, receiving the award “Instituto de Engenharia” given for the best student among all the modalities of engineering programs offered at FEI. He received the M. Sc. and Ph. D. degrees in 1996 and 2000, respectively, in Electrical Engineering (Microelectronics) from University of São Paulo, Brazil. From August to December 1998 he was with Laboratoire de Microélectronique from Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium, working in the fabrication and electrical characterization of novel channel-engineered Silicon-On-Insulator (SOI) transistors. From 2000 to 2002 he was with the Center of Semiconductor Components and Nanotechnologies, State University of Campinas, Brazil, where he worked as a post-doctoral researcher in the development of a CMOS n-well process. Since 2003 he joined FEI University where he is now Full Professor at Electrical Engineering Department. In 2008 he has been with UCL as a visiting professor.
      Dr. Pavanello is Senior member of The IEEE and Brazilian Microelectronics Society. He is also Research Associate to the National Council for Scientific Development (CNPq), Brazil. Since 2007 he serves as IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) Distinguished Lecturer and has been nominated to the Compact Modeling Technical Committee of EDS in 2018.
      He is author and co-author of more than 300 technical papers in peer-reviewed journals and conferences, and author/editor of 6 books. Dr. Pavanello coordinates several research projects fomented by Brazilian agencies like FAPESP, CNPq and Capes. He also supervised several Ph. D. dissertations, M. Sc. thesis and undergraduate projects in Electrical Engineering.
      His current interests are the compact modeling, fabrication, electrical characterization and simulation of SOI CMOS transistors with multiple gate configurations and silicon nanowires; the wide temperature range of operation of semiconductor devices; the digital and analog operation of novel channel-engineered SOI devices and circuits.
    • 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: Ultra-low power & energy-efficient green electronic devices
      Three-Dimensional Technologies toward Brain-Mimicking IC Hardware

      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.
    • P Susthitha Menon
      Institute of Microengineering and Nanoelectronics (IMEN)
      National University of Malaysia (UKM)
      Phone 1:

      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.
    • 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.

    • Sun Weifeng
       - Director of Office of Academic Affairs
      School of Electronic Science & Engineering
      Southeast University
      Sipailou 2, Nanjing 210096, China
      Phone 1:

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