Members

Faculty

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Mingoo Seok received the Bachelor degree with summa cum laude in electrical engineering from Seoul National University, South Korea, in 2005 after graduated from Seoul Science High School. He received the M.S. and Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan in 2007 and 2011, respectively. In Jan 2012, He joined Columbia University as an assistant professor. He received 2015 NSF CAREER award. He is serving as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers and IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems
website, curriculum vitae, (e) mgseok at ee dot columbia dot edu, citations in google scholar

PhD students and postdoctoral researchers

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Josh Seongjong Kim received B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Hanyang University, South Korea, in 2010, and M.S. degree from University of Michigan in 2012. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University, New York. His research interests include low-power and variation tolerant VLSI circuit and system design. He is a student fellow of the Catalyst Foundation
(e) sk3667 at columbia.edu

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Teng Yang received the B.S. degree in Telecommunication Engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), in 2010. He received the M.S. degree in electrical engineering from Columbia University, in 2012. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include on chip temperature sensor design and variation tolerant circuits design. Co-advised with Prof. Peter Kinget
(e) ty2227 at columbia dot edu

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Doyun Kim received B.S. degree in electrical engineering from POSTECH(Pohang University of Science and Technology), South Korea, in 2013, He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University, New York. His research interests include low-power VLSI circuit and system design.
(e) dk2747 at columbia dot edu

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Jiangyi Li received B.S. degree in Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China in June, 2012 and M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University in Feb, 2014. He's currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at VLSI Lab at Columbia University. His current research interest is reliability and low power design of VLSI circuits.
(e) jl3920 at Columbia.edu

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Joao Pedro Cerqueira received the B.S. degree with honors in Electronic Engineering from The University of Brasilia, Brazil, 2014. He is currently pursuing MS/PhD degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University, working under supervision of Prof. Mingoo Seok as a member of the VLSI Lab. His interests include low power VLSI circuits and system design.
(e) jd3137 at Columbia.edu

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Zhewei Jiang received duo B.S. degrees in physics from Adelphi university and in electrical engineering from Columbia University in 2013, and M.S. degree in EE from Columbia University in 2015. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include neuromorphic computing architecture and other machine learning algorithm implementations.
(e) zj2139 at columbia.edu

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Minhao Yang obtained Ph.D. from ETH Zurich in 2015. He is currently working as a postdoc fellow with Prof. Mingoo Seok on event-driven audio processors. His research interests include event-driven visual and auditory sensors, and spike encoding and processing. He is an SNF Early Postdoc Mobility fellow.
(e) my2500 at columbia.edu

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Pavan Kumar Chundi received B.Tech. degree in electrical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India, in 2016. He is currently purusing MS/Ph.D. at Columbia University, New York. His interests include computer architectures and circuits for emerging cognitive systems.
(e) pc2769@columbia.edu

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Chen-Yu Yen received the B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from National Taiwan University in 2014. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include machine learning algorithms and computer architecture.
(e) cy2437@columbia.edu

Visiting scholars/students

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Tianchan Guan received the B.S. degree in Information Engineering from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), in 2012. She is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Microelectronics at Fudan University. She is now a visiting student to the VLSI Design Lab at Columbia University from Sep. 2015 for about 21 months. Her research interests include low power and high energy efficiency biomedical VLSI circuits and system design.
(e) tg2569 at Columbia.edu

M.S. & B.S. students

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2016 MS: Sung Kim, Yuxiang Chen, Song Wang
2015 MS: Yini Zhou (Broadcom), Utkarsh Gupta
2014 MS: Zhenyu Zhu (Calvium), Beinuo Zhang (Oracle), Jiachen Li (Oracle), Cong Zhu (Oracle), Zhewei Jiang (Columbia)
2014 BS: Andreas Hofmann (Innsbruck)
2013 MS: Hongsen Yu (Marvell), Zhe Cao (Marvell), Jiangyi Li (Columbia), Zhenyu Zhu (Cavium)
2012 MS: Jian Liu (Qualcomm), Masayuki Pak (Sony), Changzhuo Chen (History), Hongtao Li, Kevin Kuo (Qualcomm), Junyan Guo (SanDisk)
2012 BS: Christopher Hong (Cooper Union, Bloomberg), Kyungmin Lee (Cooper Union, Cornell)

Alumni

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Wei Jin received the B.S. degree and M.S. degree in Microelectronics from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), in 2009 and 2011, respectively. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Micro/nano-electronics at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He was a visiting student to the VLSI Design Lab at Columbia University from Sep. 2014 for about 18 months. His research interests include low power and ultra-low power VLSI circuits and system design.
(e) wj2232 at Columbia.edu